Man Stabbed Multiple Times During Fight in Summit Sunday, Police Say

August 8, 2022

SUMMIT, NJ — A 26-year-old Summit man stabbed multiple times during a fight Sunday night is hospitalized but stable, according to authorities, who said police arrested his attacker after a brief foot chase near the train station.

Summit officers responding at 11:20 p.m. to a report of a fight outside a Walnut Street residence, arrived to find a man with three knife ...

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Mon, August 8, 7:00 PM

JCC of Central NJ, Scotch Plains

Barracudas Swim Team Meet the Coaches Night


Tue, August 9, 7:00 PM


Sweet Sounds Downtown Music Festival

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JCC’s Barracudas Swim Team Hosts Meet the Coaches Night Monday, Aug. 8

August 4, 2022

The JCC of Central New Jersey has three swim programs. The Barracudas Swim Team (ages 5 - 18) is the competitive team; the Mini-Barracudas (ages 5 - 8) introduces children to the swim team program, and the IntraCudas (ages 8 - 18) is the intramural program. The Barracudas are beginning their 22nd season competing in the New Jersey JCC-YMHA Swim League.

On Monday, Aug. 8 from ...

Hands-On, Problem-Based Learning Returns to Westfield Schools' STEM Camp

Offering five new workshops along with Robotics, Stop Motion Animation, Forensics and other favorites, the Westfield STEM Camp was back in-person this summer after a two-year pause due to COVID-19.

“All the workshops involve hands-on, problem-based learning activities having to do with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math,” says Edison Intermediate School Industrial Arts ...

Gain Skills, Smiles and More This Fall at the Westfield Area YMCA

The fall “back to school” season is a great time for everyone to learn and grow at the Westfield Area YMCA! Priority registration for full members begins 9 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 18 and open registration begins at 9 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 22.   

Classes are available for beginner and experienced swimmers of all ages. The YMCA group swim lesson ...

33 Homes Sold July 30 - Aug. 6 in Westfield Area

Information provided By Susan Massa, Broker Associate, 908-400-0778 Keller Williams Premier Properties.

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Agent Spotlight: Kristen Murphy

Kristen Murphy, Sales Associate in the Morristown office, is the agent you’ve been looking for! Whether you’re looking to buy, sell, or rent, she is there to ensure the best possible outcome. Kristen understands how important and stressful the home search process can be and she’s committed to make it as smooth as possible for all her clients.

A Morris township native, now ...

Injured Cat Found on Prospect Street Taken to Westfield Vet Group

A cat was found critically injured on Prospect Street, Westfield Police posted on Facebook. Officers rushed him to Westfield Veterinary Group, the post said.


The cat is described as neutered male, black short hair domestic, with white rear paws and some white in his face with no collar or chip.


“Unfortunately, a photo is not available due to the ...

The Key To A Happy Home: It's All In The Aroma

A few weeks ago I came home from work to find my husband had made a fabulous flounder francaise dinner. The lovely aroma made my mouth water in anticipation. Everyone enjoyed it … even the kids who normally turn their nose up to fish. 

What we didn’t love was the next day when the house still smelled like fish. That lovely fish dinner seemed to permeate every pillow ...

Avoid Heat Exhaustion this Summer

Increased activity in the summer could result in heat exhaustion or heat stroke, a cascading condition that can cause permanent disability or death. 

Older people, those struggling with health issues and young children are most susceptible to heat exhaustion as well as athletes who wear helmets and heavy uniforms during summer practices. But Atlantic Health System sports ...

TAPinto Reader Mail Bag: Not Shy About Speaking Up!

NEW JERSEY — TAPinto's News Around New Jersey readers had a lot to say recently about our recent stories focusing on guns, red-light-running and the money perks for those running the most powerful union in New Jersey.

The biggest response was about a foundation report on what the top officials of the New Jersey Education Association were earning in salaries and from a separate ...

Walk In Sunshine Receives Grant From Enterprise Holdings Foundation

Walk In Sunshine received a generous $1,000 grant from the Enterprise Holdings Foundation. This donation will assist Walk In Sunshine in providing additional financial assistance for families who have lost a child here in New Jersey.   

The Enterprise Holdings Foundation aims to give back to the communities where partners and employees work. 98% of annual donations by Enterprise ...

New Jersey’s Disabled Community Feels Inflation the Most

Whether we push a shopping cart down the supermarket aisle or order through a delivery app, all New Jerseyans are noticing that grocery prices are on the rise. 

The cost of buying food has increased by 9.1% over the past year, according to government data released last month. Combined with fluctuating gas prices, rising rents as well as interest rates, inflation is forcing many of us to ...

TAPinto South Plainfield Publisher Darlene Tedesco-Cullen Named Grand Marshal of Labor Day Parade

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — When Darlene Tedesco-Cullen received a call from South Plainfield Councilwoman Christine Faustini to talk about the borough's annual Labor Day parade, Tedesco-Cullen thought she knew what it was about.

"Usually I help judge the floats, so I figured she was going to ask me if I was going to be around Labor Day to judge again," Tedesco-Cullen, the ...

'Jersey Voices' Explores Mesmerizing Relationships

CHATHAM NJ - The annual selection of intriguing and original short plays is now on view at the Chatham Playhouse through August 7.

There’s something for everyone in the seven selections from several playwrights, with various themes.  “The Elusive Pursuit of Maximum Bliss” by Ken Preuss starts off the evening. Amanda Marino has directed Peter Despres as Max and Alyssa Fox ...

E-Sports Arena in Warren? MUJC Cuts the Ribbon at Warren’s Developmental Learning Center

August 8, 2022

WARREN, NJ — What started with a generous donation, an idea, and an immediate response of,” let’s do it!,” turned into a state of the art E-Sports arena at the Morris Union Jointure Commission’s (MUJC) Developmental Learning Center(DLC) in Warren. 

And on Wednesday, the ribbon was officially cut to open the arena.

The donation came from Robert “ ...