Giving Back

October 8, 2019

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School Athletic Booster Club is hosting its Nick’s Pizza & Deli / Rocko’s Night Out fundraiser on Thursday, Oct. 10. Great night for dinner and dessert. "Nicks Pizza & Deli and Rocko’s Ice Cream will donate 50% of the of ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ:  October 5th, 2019 marked 17 years ago that #66, Victor Zando, a vibrant, full of life, active young man passed suddenly from a heart attack, while out for his daily run.  He had the beautiful family he had always prayed for. His wife had given birth just 15 months prior to ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - East Brunswick Road Races is a charity event that benefits The East Brunswick Daisy Association. The Daisy Association provides scholarships for recreation programs for children with special needs and provides funding for those recreation programs as well. Carrabba’s is the ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - The cool weather is upon us and once again and time to start collecting new or gently used hoodies, hats and gloves for the 3rd annual “Hoodies for the Homeless” in conjunction with the Cynthia Johnson Civic Association. Third Ward Councilwoman Cynthia Johnson is asking everyone to ...

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“Thank you, Zach, for choosing us." A story of the loving Galasso family and a wonderful four-year-old, who has stolen the heart of his parents, sister and the Wayne Hills football team. WAYNE, NJ - One look at Zach Galasso, with his precocious personality and delightful smile makes everyone ...

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A day of golf, networking, and camaraderie at Opportunity Project’s 11th Annual Golf Classic at Brooklake Country Club in Florham Park, NJ resulted in over $266,000 raised for New Jersey’s first and only free-standing Clubhouse for people with brain injury. On Monday, September 23, golfers, donors, ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  Kickoff started at 12 noon at the Red Rock Tap + Grill, and we’re not talking football. They were indeed enthusiastic fans, and came by the hundreds, wearing the favorite team color of the day; pink!  Everybody had a smile on their face for the 11th Annual Boozin’ for Boobs SKF ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Friends and family of a Piscataway man who was struck and killed by a freight train on Saturday has set up a GoFundMe account to raise money for his funeral. Andy Cruz, 18, was attempting to cross the train tracks on New Market Road when he was hit by the train, they said on the ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ –Hundreds gathered at The Waterfront on the South Mountain Reservation in West Orange last weekend to support the Alzheimer’s Association in its Essex-Hudson-Union version of the Walk to End Alzheimer’s, the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Friends and family of a Piscataway man who was struck and killed by a freight train on Saturday has set up a GoFundMe account to raise money for his funeral. Andy Cruz, 18, was attempting to cross the train tracks on New Market Road when he was hit by the train, they said on the ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ –Hundreds gathered at The Waterfront on the South Mountain Reservation in West Orange last weekend to support the Alzheimer’s Association in its Essex-Hudson-Union version of the Walk to End Alzheimer’s, the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - When news of Nutley High School Head Football Coach Steven DiGregorio's cancer diagnosis broke last week, it did not take long for Raider Nation, and the extended Nutley community, to respond with an outpouring of support. On Friday, TAPinto Nutley reported that a fundraiser, ...

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Governor Livingston High School's Interact Club participated in the Make Some Noise-Cure Kids Cancer Foundation Walk on Sunday October 6th with a great turnout of 26 members.  "This early show of support by students who volunteered to come out on a Sunday morning was a terrific way to start the ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Neighbors from Watercrest are teaming up to give back this Halloween. A number of women from the local neighborhood of Parkland have identified an opportunity to help locally this fall season.  Stacy Troy and Stacie Weisbrot were keeping an eye out for ways to be helpful in the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Dozens of Livingston residents convened at town hall on Wednesday to enjoy Livingston’s first Italian Heritage Celebration Ceremony and to mark Livingston UNICO’s 65th anniversary. Although the celebration was moved inside due to the weather, it did not affect the commemorative ...

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SPARTA, NJ- The library was noisier than usual on Wednesday for the annual Coffee with a Cop.  Preschool children and seniors and people in between stopped in for a chance to chat with Sparta Police Officers and enjoy a snack. In addition to coffee, muffins and other treats were donated by ...

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SPARTA, NJ – In gratitude for hosting their party the Sparta High School class of ’69 made a donation to the Sparta VFW.  According to the Sparta VFW Commander Pete Litchfield, representatives from the class sent a letter and a check for $860.  The letter said, “an amazing time was enjoyed by ...

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CAMDEN, NJ — Firefighters from the city will be showing support for nonprofit health agency Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) with the kick-off of an annual fundraising campaign. Continuing a more than 65-year tradition, the Camden City Fire Department IAFF Local 0788 is hosting Kegs for a ...

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RIDGEFIELD PARK, NJ — The Alzheimer’s Association is inviting all Bergen and Passaic County residents to join the fight to end Alzheimer’s by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s, the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support ...

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NUTLEY, NJ -  The Nutley CROP Walk to help alleviate hunger will take place on Sunday, October 20 at 1:00 p.m., with registration at 12:30.  The walk will be held in the Nutley Oval by the high school.  It is a wonderful family service project.  Walkers commit to completing the walk – rain or ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - When news of Nutley High School Head Football Coach Steven DiGregorio's cancer diagnosis broke last week, it did not take long for Raider Nation, and the extended Nutley community, to respond with an outpouring of support. On Friday, TAPinto Nutley reported that a fundraiser, ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - When news of Nutley High School Head Football Coach Steven DiGregorio's cancer diagnosis broke last week, it did not take long for Raider Nation, and the extended Nutley community, to respond with an outpouring of support. On Friday, TAPinto Nutley reported that a fundraiser, ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  Kickoff started at 12 noon at the Red Rock Tap + Grill, and we’re not talking football. But they were indeed enthusiastic fans, and came by the hundreds, wearing the favorite team color of the day; pink! The Boob Ice Luge was a big hit with liquor poured down an ice sculpture ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - For the third straight year, the festivities at the Springfield Fall Street Fair and Carnival kicked off with a charitable endeavor that brought runners together for a great cause. The proceeds from the race, now in its third year, were split evenly between Temple Sha'arey ...

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RIDGEFIELD PARK, NJ — The Alzheimer’s Association is inviting all Bergen and Passaic County residents to join the fight to end Alzheimer’s by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s, the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The trees which served as the namesake for the historic Twin Maples estate are back, courtesy of Summit Boys Scout Troop 67. Sean McTernan completed his Eagle Scout community service project to beautify the grounds of the historic site. As part of the volunteer project, he and his ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ –Hundreds gathered at The Waterfront on the South Mountain Reservation in West Orange last weekend to support the Alzheimer’s Association in its Essex-Hudson-Union version of the Walk to End Alzheimer’s, the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Girls on the Run of Central New Jersey will kick-off its celebratory 5K race  on Sunday, Nov. 24th at 11 a.m. in downtown Somerville. Anticipating record participation, festivities and registration will open at 9:30 a.m.  The 5K race is open to the public.  To register go to ...

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HILLSIDE,NJ- The Peter D.Corvelli hosted their annual Health fair. Community members had the opportunity to learn more information about various organizations within the Hillside Community. In addition, to educating the community on how to live a healthier lifestyle.  " It's important to have ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Over $26,000 has been raised on a GoFundMe page for a Florham Park family that is trying to rebuild their lives after a fire broke out at their Ridgedale Avenue home Tuesday.  The home is deemed inhabitable from the local authorities.  . On Tuesday afternoon, September 30th ...

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