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Fellowship Senior Living Hosts Basking Ridge Business Alliance Event Bringing Businesses Together

October 25, 2021

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The Basking Ridge Business Alliance (BRBA) thrives on providing opportunities for networking and growth so that business owners are informed and connected to their local community. Throughout the pandemic, the BRBA continued to meet via virtual Zoom meetings, and recently kicked off their in person networking meetings this month. 

They held a ...

Bramnick Bill Would Stop Storage Units from Disposing Personal Property without Consent

TRENTON, NJ – Flooded by calls from Scotch Plains self-storage customers from Westfield and other towns in his district who have been denied access to their personal belongings following Hurricane Ida, Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick is planning to introduce legislation to protect their property.

The issue has risen to the forefront of consciousness due to the ongoing ...

Latino-Owned Businesses Revenues Outpaced Non-Latino-Owned Firms in 2020-21, According to Biz2Credit’s Annual Study

NATIONAL/NEW JERSEY – Average annual revenue for Latino-owned businesses ($258,251) in 2020-21 was $82,535 lower than their revenues the previous year ($340,787), a 24.2% decline, according to the annual Biz2Credit Latino-Owned Business Study. The analysis also found that average annual revenue for Latino-owned businesses was $45,435 greater than for non-Latino-owned companies ...

Five Tips to Prevent Identity Theft and Other Cybercrimes During Cybersecurity Awareness Month (October 2021)

RARITAN BAY, NJ – Cybersecurity Awareness Month (October 2021 #BeCyberSmart) raises awareness about the importance of cybersecurity across America, ensuring that everyone has the resources needed to be safer and more secure online. 

Cases of cybercrimes are growing astronomically. The National Review reported in Nov. 2020 that cybercrime damages are expected to reach $6 ...

Fiserv Receives New Jersey Welcome; Creating 3,000 Jobs

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy made a visit to Berkeley Heights on Thursday to welcome Fiserv to their new location at 100 Connell Drive at The Park. 

"Thank you for choosing New Jersey and welcome to Fiserv's new home in Berkeley Heights," said Governor Murphy.

Fiserv is a leading global provider of payments and financial services technology ...

Some Downtown Bernardsville Events Postponed After Main Street NJ Designation

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — Several weeks after receiving the news that Bernardsville's application for designation as a Main Street Community by the state of New Jersey was approved, Executive Director Downtown Bernardsville Olivia Manning announced that some upcoming events had to be postponed due to administrative issues.

The Car Show, Trunk or Treat and ice skating events will not take ...

Who Do We Thank For Labor Day?

NJ - While everyone takes for granted that the first Monday in Sept. is Labor Day, not many people know who to thank for this extra day off from work. And, to make matters worse, there are two men with similar names credited with proposing the holiday for workers— Peter McGuire, a carpenter and Matthew Maguire, a machinist from Paterson, NJ.

History of Labor Day

According to the ...


Braunschweiger Jewelers wins New Jersey Family Business of the Year Award

November 23, 2021

MORRISTOWN & NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – The Braunschweiger family is proud to announce they are the recipients of the New Jersey Family Business of the Year Award for 2021.

The Braunschweigers, spanning five generations, have been trusted by the Morristown and New Providence communities for more than 80 years. “We are honored to have received this award.” said Kristy ...

TAPinto Announces Redesigned Daily and Weekly Newsletters is excited to announce the launch of its redesigned daily and weekly newsletters.

The newly designed daily newsletter features easy-to-read headlines and quick access to social share buttons so readers can share articles directly to Facebook and Twitter.

Readers can also take advantage of a redesigned events presentation in the newsletter that allows them to add events directly ...

What does that do?

Kearny Bank’s Bernardsville branch – highlighting its commitment to community engagement – recently gave local Girl Scout Troop 60608 a tour of the bank’s facilities and shared some financial literacy tips. Among other things, Assistant Vice President / Retail Relationship Manager Ja’lessa Fleming and colleagues provided an inside look at the vault and the drive-up ...


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Success of TAPinto’s DIY Content Submission Process Highlighted at 2021 NJ Local News Summit

MONTCLAIR, NJ — TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro was featured as a virtual speaker at the 2021 NJ Local News Summit, presented by The Center for Cooperative Media at Montclair State University, on Thursday.  Shapiro talked about TAPinto’s Do-It-Yourself (DIY) content submission process and the impact on revenue.

The process, which was developed a few ...

When Every Vote Counts, Market Your Candidacy Locally on TAPinto

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The recent election in New Jersey told us one clear thing:  except perhaps in the bluest of blue and the reddest of red areas, elections in New Jersey are now competitive at every level of government.  In many districts fewer than 1,000 votes decided the winner and in some, just a handful of votes one way or the other would have changed who won.  When every ...

Providing Local News that Matters: Cristina Pinzon Franchises TAPinto Hackensack

HACKENSACK, NJ — One of the first things you’ll notice when speaking with TAPinto franchisee Cristina Pinzon is she’s passionate.

She’s passionate about her heritage – her family emigrated to the United States from Colombia when she was a child.

She’s passionate about her community – she was raised in Elizabeth and still has deep ties to the ...

Somerset County Surrogate Helps North Plainfield Family Achieve Dream for National Adoption Day

November 20, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Ten year-old Christian Jesse Perez-Ortiz was adopted earlier today as part of Somerset County's National Adoption Day celebration, allowing enthusiastic parents Jose & Anthony Perez-Ortiz and their new son to enjoy their first Thanksgiving holiday as a family. The adoption process was completed with the assistance of the New Jersey Department of Children ...

On The Road Again: AAA New Jersey Projects Thanksgiving Travel May Rebound to Pre-Pandemic Levels

November 23, 2021

NEW JERSEY -- Airports and roads may seem jam-packed this year as AAA predicts 53.4 million people to travel for the Thanksgiving holiday, up 13% from 2020. This brings travel volumes within 5% of pre-pandemic levels in 2019, with air travel almost completely recovering from its dramatic fall during the pandemic, up 80% over last year. As restrictions continue to lift and consumer confidence ...

Bernardsville Art Gallery Hits One Out Of the Park with Art and Baseball Combo

November 28, 2021

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - Those in attendance at the artist reception Friday night at Studio 7 Fine Art Studio in Bernardsville, N.J., including former New Jersey Governor Tom Kean and nationally renowned wildlife artist Douglas Allen, transcended the limits of color as they journeyed through shadow and light in this evocative collection of original black and white watercolor paintings by James ...

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