TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Olympic Basketball Star Ezinne Kalu's Newark Roots Run Deep

August 5, 2021

NEWARK, NJ — When Ezinne Kalu stepped onto the basketball court in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games this summer to represent the Nigerian women’s team, her Newark upbringing was not lost on her.

Born and raised in Newark, Kalu said life in the Brick City wasn’t always glitz and glam. For Kalu, Newark was a place of community and opportunities. 

“I’ve managed ...

Upcoming Events


Thu, August 5, 8:30 PM

Seventh Avenue Beach , Belmar FREE

Movies on the Beach: Trolls World Tour


Fri, August 6, 6:30 PM

Pyanoe Plaza, Main Street at Ninth Avenue, Belmar FREE

Friday Night Summer Music Series: Videokey with ...


Tue, August 10, 12:00 PM

New Providence

TAPinto Ownership Webinar

Business & Finance


Tue, August 10, 2:00 PM

Brookdale Community College's Robert J. Collins Arena, 765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft

COVID-19 Vaccine Walk-Up Appointments


Wed, August 11, 4:00 PM

Neptune Senior Center, 1607 Route 33, Neptune

Monmouth County Free COVID-19 Testing


Thu, August 19, 4:00 PM

Milt Campbell Field, 1322-64 East Third Street, Plainfield

Music in the Park: Season of Gratitude

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink Giving Back

JCP&L Rallies Community Around Special Needs Man, Family

August 3, 2021

Kecia Deveney’s family was among the millions of New Jersey residents to feel the brunt of Tropical Storm Isaias, including losing power at their Wall Township (Monmouth County) home. As the summer weather warmed in the storm’s wake, Deveney grew concerned about her son, Tucker, who suffered an anoxic brain injury as the result of a ...

JCP&L Empowers Love of Learning on North Jersey Lake

In the middle of Lake Hopatcong, a young family inspects phytoplankton — microscopic, plant-based organisms that form the base of the marine food chain, visible on a tablet thanks to a high-powered digital microscope. 

A few feet away, a group of friends tests the lake’s clarity using a Secchi disk. Others measure water temperature and pH levels, serving as citizen ...

Are you preparing to return to work? NJ TRANSIT is ready for you.

NEW JERSEY — The pandemic resulted in a unique work-from-home model for many New Jersey residents, with a “new normal” evolving as infection rates decline.

While some employers may intend to keep remote work options in place, a growing trend reveals many companies transitioning back to in-person workplaces.

Roadways already show evidence of rush-hour congestion as workers ...

What is a Wasp

Every year, around 62 people die from hornet, wasp, or bee stings. These creatures may be little, but they can be very dangerous if you or someone you know has an allergy. 

You may be allergic to a particular insect, which means it's important to know the difference between them.

So what is a wasp? And how can you identify them? We'll discuss these ...

Given this increase in new COVID19 cases, what action, if any, should Governor Murphy take?

The Delta variant of COVID19 virus is becoming the dominant variant in America. Cases are on the rise around the nation, and in New Jersey. The variant is concerning the medical community about slow vaccination campaigns and vaccine hesitancy, and its spread makes more important the long road ahead to ending this pandemic, and bringing the Garden State back to normal.

Given this increase ...

The Jaffe Briefing - August 5, 2021

STATEWIDE – Finally some good news for landlords unable to collect a nickel in rent during the pandemic. After much howling from landlord groups, furious over the ongoing moratorium to boot out non-payers, Gov. Phil Murphy has signed a law that ends the shield on renters whose earnings exceed a certain level, on Aug. 31. For the remainder, that shield from eviction expires at the end ...

TAPinto Denville Franchisee Joins Senior Team of African American Chamber of Commerce of NJ

DENVILLE, NJ -- The African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey (AACCNJ) announced the addition of Ferlanda Fox Nixon, Esq. -- franchisee, publisher, and editor of TAPinto Denville -- as chief of policy and government affairs. 

AACCNJ is a proactive advocacy group that provides a platform for New Jersey’s African-American business leaders to speak with a ...