Travel Idea - You Feel Like Freezing Your Beachballs Off this Saturday? - It’s a Polar Bear Plunge Benefiting the Special Olympics New Jersey

February 22, 2018

TAPintoTravels – On Saturday, Feb 24, an anticipated 7,000 people will brave the chilly waters of the Atlantic Ocean, participating in the annual Polar Bear Plunge in Seaside Heights, all to raise funds and awareness for Special Olympics New Jersey. This Plunge is especially noteworthy because it is the ...

Travels Hero Spotlight - Paralympian to Inspire Patient at Children’s Specialized Hospital

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Lance Vargas of Edison suffered life-threatening injuries in October of 2017.

Since then, he has been a patient at Children’s Specialized Hospital in New Brunswick, recovering after a 30-foot fall from a train trestle and contact with a power line. He sustained severe burns, and suffered an amputation to his left foot.  

Vargas is determined to get back to the ...

Tim Tebow Foundation Celebrity Gala & Golf Classic Participants

The Players

2018 Tim Tebow Foundation Celebrity Gala & Golf Classic Participants

Tim Tebow
Hillary Scott
Terrell Owens
Jase & Missy Robertson
Willie & Korie Robertson
Jep & Jessica Robertson
Anthony Mackie
John Smoltz
Gary Levox
Derrick Henry
Chip & Joanna ...

Regional Educational Travel - Disability Advocacy Conference to be Held in Morristown

Morristown, NJ – The Alliance of Private Special Education Schools in Northern New Jersey announces its 2018 Conference and Resource Fair, “Advocacy in Action”. The event will feature keynote speakers and disability rights advocates, Senator Richard Codey and David Hespe, Esq., former Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Education, among others. Parents, families, ...

TAPinto Travels Hero Spotlight

Totowa Resident Sets Sights To Become A Paralympian In 2022

TOTOWA, NJ – One borough resident will stop at nothing to achieve her goals, despite an injury, and is setting out as a medal hopeful for the 2022 Paralympic Games, to be held in Beijing, China.

Courtney Mould, a 25-year-old graduate of Passaic Valley High School's class of 2011, suffered a traumatic brain injury in ...

United Airlines’ Response to Dexter the Peacock Incident at Newark Airport

Responding to a request from TAPintoTravels, United Airlines’ Spokesperson provided this statement regarding the now viral sensation surrounding “Dexter the Peacock”.  For our original story, please go to TAPintoTravels.

For context, the conversation occurred in the lobby. Please see below for our statement on the peacock and our statement on emotional ...

Newark Airport Denies Flight to an Emotional Support Peacock

TAPintoTravels - According to the travel blog site Live and Let’s Fly, United Airlines denied access to an emotional support peacock at Newark Liberty Airport.  The passenger protested, claiming that a seat had been purchased for the accompanying peacock.

The colorful story was also reported by Fox News and NJ.com.

If you are interested in following the journey of ...

Sign Up for E-News