Mayor's Corner

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Should inflation affect your investment moves?

As you know, inflation heated up in 2021, following years of pretty stable – and low – numbers. And now, early in 2022, we’re still seeing elevated prices. As a consumer, you may need to adjust your activities somewhat, but as an investor, how should you respond to inflation?

First, it helps to know the causes of this recent inflationary spike. Essentially, it’s a case ...

Berkeley Heights PAL Recruiting Running Coaches

January 21, 2022

Attn All Runners/Parents of children ages 6-14:  The Berkeley Heights PAL is recruiting running coaches for this upcoming spring track season.  There is no commitment required beyond what you are able to contribute week to week.  If you enjoy running and working with kids, please email me:  We have runners with varying needs so welcome coaches of all ...

New Overlook Auxiliary “Art at Overlook” Exhibit Features Local Artist Ricardo Roig

SUMMIT, NJ - Overlook Auxiliary proudly announces the next installation of its “Art at Overlook” program, Art for Our Heroes, featuring the work of local artist Ricardo Roig. Roig is a professional fine artist, working in various media from painting, drawing, collage and murals using his own novel technique for creating hand cut prints. The Roig collection will hang at the Overlook ...

SAGE Resale Shop Holds Liquidation Sale

With rising inflation due to supply chain and staffing constraints resulting from the pandemic, shoppers are turning to resale and thrift shops to find new treasures; well new to them.

SAGE Eldercare, a nonprofit healthcare agency focused on social and medical assistance to the elderly, will be holding a liquidation sale at their Resale Shop in Summit.  Their merchandise includes new ...

Community FoodBank of New Jersey in Critical Need of Helping Hands

HILLSIDE, NJ — The Community FoodBank of New Jersey (CFBNJ) is again facing a shortage of volunteers in its Hillside warehouse. Helping hands are especially needed to create Family Packs that provide supplemental food for the weekends, when kids in need lack access to the school meals that they rely on. This year, CFBNJ plans to provide 1.4 million meals through its ...

Upcoming Events


Sun, January 23, 10:00 AM

Berkeley Heights

Berkeley Heights Volunteer Rescue Squad Hosts ...

Health & Wellness


Wed, January 26, 7:00 PM

Shrine of St Joseph, Stirling

Sing in the New Year Free Singing Workshops

Arts & Entertainment


Thu, January 27, 4:00 PM

ReNew Salon, Gillette

New Tox and Blow Outs at Total Health in Berkeley ...


Sat, February 12, 7:00 PM

Dolan Hall, Morristown

NJYS Concert at Saint Elizabeth University, Dolan ...

Arts & Entertainment


Fri, February 25, 6:00 PM

Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts, Berkeley Heights

Voice Master Class with Tharanga Goonetilleke

Arts & Entertainment


Sat, February 26, 7:00 PM

Union County Performing Arts Center, Rahway

A Concert for Peace

Arts & Entertainment

Better Understanding of Social Media Will Lead to Better Results

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — Often media companies treat all social media channels the same. They post the same content the same way on each channel, often using a service that automatically makes the posts. The best strategy for social media for your business is one that is tailored to the platform you’re using.

The hottest and most-used platform right now is TikTok. According to ...

TAPinto Recognizes Local Sites in Annual Awards

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto is recognizing three of its local news sites for excellence in 2021.

"TAPinto's 2021 award winners best exemplify the characteristics that are key to success here at TAPinto:  a commitment to providing high-quality objective local news, a passion for entrepreneurship, and a dedication to teamwork," Michael Shapiro, Founder and CEO of ...

Veterans Benefits Information Session and Membership Drive to be Held at Rahway's American Legion Post 5

January 17, 2022

RAHWAY, NJ — As part of a community outreach initiative and in an effort to expand services to the approximately 15,000 military veterans in the county, the Union County American Legion will be conducting a membership drive and information session this week in town.

Those representing the American Legion at both the state and county levels will be available during the ...

Gov. Murphy Announces New Vaccine Requirements; COVID-19 Rate of Transmission Remains Under 1.0

January 19, 2022

GALLOWAY, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy announced Wednesday anyone who has a job in a high-risk congregate setting such as a health care, long-term care or correctional facility will have to be vaccinated for COVID-19.

Gov. Murphy says there will be no test-out of the requirement by undergoing weekly testing.

The Governor says those who are unvaccinated in the health care community have to ...