Arts & Entertainment

January 15, 2019

The Wharton Insitute for the Performing Arts announced the passing of their Executive Director Karen Deschere on January 11, 2019. Wharton Insitute for the Performing Arts released the following statement.   IN MEMORY Karen Deschere (1956 – 2019) Karen Deschere came to the Wharton Institute ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - TAPinto Spotlight on Business features local businesses and their owners who are important to our communities. Follow this column to receive a fresh perspective on small business owners and their unique needs while shining a spotlight on their stories. This edition ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Santa Fe Educational Childcare of New Providence invites you to an Open House January 16-18 – from 2:30 to 6 p.m. Santa Fe has been in the local community for over 20 years and under new management since May. We're opening our doors for parents to learn more about the unique ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - As we turn the page, or "swipe" the screen, to a new year, TAPinto Berkeley Heights would like to thank its loyal readers and advertisers for helping us to continue to grow our online news site as your No. 1 source for hyperlocal news in Berkeley Heights.  In an age when ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Since 2004, the Donate Life Rose Float has served as a memorial to organ and tissue donors and a platform for donor families, transplant recipients and living donors to inspire the world to save and heal those in need through the gift of life. NJ Sharing Network and ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Highlander Booster Club is hosting their Annual Fantastic Friday/Super Saturday event on Friday, January 4 and Saturday, January 5 with a full slate of activities at Gov. Livingston High School located at 175 Watchung Blvd. in Berkeley Heights. The weekend is filled ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Connection will host a 'Frosty Fun Holiday Camp' during the winter break for children ages 4 and up on Thursday, December 27 and Friday, December 28.  Morning, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., and afternoon, 1 - 5 p.m., as well as all-day, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., options are available along with early ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The 2nd Annual "Battle of the Bulbs" results are in, and the winner is.... Chris Tribuna at 27 Shadow Lane. After the public's nominations were tallied, a panel of judges rated the top five homes receiving the most nominations. The homes were rated on a scale of 1 to 10 ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Linda's Creative Gifts recently held a book reading at her boutique in New Providence to feature local children's author Becky Gibby of her book "I Walked My Dog Around the Pond."  The book is beautifully illustrated by Kelsey Wilson.  Mrs. Claus and here special helpers ...

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Editor's Note: To nominate a home, click here. Deadline is Thursday, December 20th. BERKELEY HEIGHTS - For the second year, you are invited to nominate a home that you believe has the best display of holiday decorations in Berkeley Heights. To nominate a home, click here. Deadline is Thursday, ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Enjoy the Berkeley Heights Communications Committee's spotlight video  of the Berkeley Heights Tree Lighting and Fourth Annual Winter Walk held on Saturday, Dec. 1. The tree lighting was presented by the Berkeley Heights Recreation Special Events committee and the Winter Walk ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS - For the second year, you are invited to nominate a home that you believe has the best display of holiday decorations in Berkeley Heights. To nominate a home, click here. Deadline is Thursday, December 20th. If you believe your outdoor holiday decorating skills deserve a little ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. --  Union Catholic Principal Sister Percylee Hart, RSM, has been named Grand Marshal of the 2019 Union County St. Patrick’s Day Parade, which​​​​ is scheduled for Saturday, March 16.  Sister Percylee has been the Principal of Union Catholic since 1980 and has been the ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Goodman’s Deli, 400 Springfield Ave., Berkeley Heights will be featured at 8 p.m. tonight, Thursday, Dec. 13, on Fios 1. The show, Hi Fives, will feature the best of New Jersey eats in 2018, as discovered by the Restaurant Hunter. No other information was available - ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Depending on one’s perspective, over 40 children ranging in ages from three to six crowded into one large room is either daunting or delightful; at the Gingham Giraffe Preschool on Southern Boulevard, it is decidedly the latter - especially when those preschoolers are performing their ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The residents of Autumn Lake Healthcare at Berkeley Heights enjoyed an evening with the Berkeley Heights Girl Scouts on Monday, December 10, at the Girl Scouts' annual caroling event. .​​​​​ The Girl Scouts spread cheer and entertained the residents with songs and ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The spirit of Christmas was shared through song during Thursday evening's Christmas Community Celebration concert at Westminster Presbyterian Church. This is a cherished annual community celebration of combined talent of local choirs and musicians.  The choirs of the ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS— The Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts (WIPA) presents a concert featuring the CAFÉ Choir on Friday, December 14, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. at the Chatham United Methodist Church located at 460 Main Street in Chatham. The concert is free and open to the public. Under the ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - It's unanimous, or almost unanimous -- Saturday's daytime Winter Walk was a huge success and the right decision was made to move the event -- a great time was had by all that attended this year's winter wonderland of fun! A tough decision was made by the event organizers, ...

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  BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Santa and his elves arrived in Berkeley Heights in a wagon drawn by two huge horses on Saturday morning, much to the delight of the children and parents waiting in the parking lot of Town Hall. Members of a band made up by Governor Livingston High School musicians ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ -- Plainfield Avenue, between Park Avenue and Springfield Avenue as well as Sherman Avenue, and portions of Springfield Avenue were closed to traffic this afternoon, as organizers and volunteers prepare for Winter Walk, which began at 1 p.m. and will run until 4 p.m.   Local ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS - For the second year, you are invited to nominate a home that you believe has the best display of holiday decorations in Berkeley Heights. To nominate a home, click here. If you believe your outdoor holiday decorating skills deserve a little fanfare, whether it’s your first ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The annual Christmas Community Celebration Concert will be held at Westminster Presbyterian Church on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 7:30 p/m. in the church sanctuary.  This is a wonderful annual event featuring local musical talent while taking an offering in support of a ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - After watching the hourly AccuWeather forecast for Saturday and making several phone calls to township and county authorities, the organizing committee made a decision to move the Winter Walk to 1 - 4 p.m. due to the anticipated nighttime rain fall.  All planned ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Due to rain in the forecast for Saturday night, the Berkeley Heights 4th Annual Winter Walk along Springfield Avenue has been moved to 1 - 4 p.m. on Saturday, December 1 with the Township's tree lighting immediately following at Peppertown Park. In collaboration with the ...

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  BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ – The GL Hilltop Players’ production of ‘Little Women' includes a play within a play that features some funny and purposely over-dramatic acting, along with some singing, a few tears, lots of laughter and a glimpse of life during the Civil War era.  From the opening ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ -- The spirit of the holidays, present and past, will be celebrated during the Gingerbread Open Houses at Mountainside’s Levi Cory House and Hetfield House the weekend of December 8-9. On Saturday, Dec. 8, the Levi Cory House will be open for adults for a Grand Opening Wine & ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Santa will be visiting Berkeley Heights from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, December 1 at the Town Hall located at 29 Park Avenue.  Bring the kids to meet, talk with and even have their photo taken with Santa. Don't forget to have the children write their letters to Santa ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Thanks to the sponsorship of many Berkeley Heights businesses, a winter wonderland of fun will be created through downtown Berkeley Heights along Springfield Avenue at the 4th Annual Winter Walk on Saturday, December 1, immediately following the Berkeley Heights Special ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Linda Tribuna, of Berkeley Heights, unveiled the new name of her gift store, formerly TMC's Boutique, at a ribbon cutting ceremony in New Providence last week. As soon as Mayor Al Morgan cut the Grand Re-opening ceremonial ribbon, balloons were lifted to unveil the new name, ...

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