Press Releases

May 27, 2020

NJ Race for Recovery   Shore House Statewide Virtual “NJ Race for Recovery” Announced   We hear again and again that mental health matters. It does. For all of us. The mental health effects of the pandemic could linger long after the crisis has passed. Moving forward, we will all need ...

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Graduation season is upon us and that means celebrating your graduate’s accomplishments and honors.  TAPinto Milestones gives you an easy and affordable way to honor your graduate.  You can submit a note of congratulations, highlight achievements and submit photos.  Your Milestone post will be ...

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(TRENTON) – The New Jersey Department of Human Services has received more than $2.8 million in federal funding to support behavioral health services during the COVID-19 crisis. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Agency ...

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April 22 marked the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. Amid the unprecedented challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and its extraordinary impact on the health, economic and social well-being of our state, Earth Day is a historic milestone deserving of celebration and sustained action. It also is an ...

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TAPinto is rolling out a new content marketing feature as a part of our participation in The Branded Content Project -- a partnership between the Facebook Journalism Project, the Local Media Association and the Local Media Consortium. The new feature will enable businesses, nonprofits and others ...

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As Economic Impact Payments continue to be successfully delivered, the Internal Revenue Service today reminds taxpayers that IRS.gov includes answers to many common questions, including help to use two recently launched Economic Impact Payment tools. The IRS is regularly updating the Economic ...

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Every day The Center for Great Expectations serves 140 adult clients, 12 adolescent clients and their children/families providing superior trauma-informed, evidence based care while respecting federal and state Covid-19 guidelines for health and safety.  The Center for Great Expectations is a ...

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$24 Million in Temporary Wage Increases for Direct Support Professionals in Group Homes & Supervised Apartments; New Guidance for Hospitals on Families and Loved Ones April 29, 2020 (TRENTON) – The Murphy Administration today announced $24 million in state and federal resources for ...

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WASHINGTON –The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today released state-by-state figures for Economic Impact Payments, with 88 million individuals receiving payments worth nearly $158 billion in the program’s first three weeks. As of April 17, the IRS issued 88.1 million ...

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The IRS is issuing Economic Impact Payments. These payments are being issued automatically for most individuals. However, some people who don't usually file a tax return will need to submit basic information to the IRS to receive their payment. Questions? The IRS is regularly updating the ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – With hundreds of NJ Transit workers infected and others dying, including at least two Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) members, after contracting COVID-19, the ATU New Jersey State Council is demanding hazard pay along with other needed protections for workers and riders. “Since ...

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WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service today issued a special alert for several groups of federal benefit recipients to act by this Wednesday, April 22, if they didn’t file a tax return in 2018 or 2019 and have dependents so they can quickly receive the full amount of their Economic Impact ...

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The Internal Revenue Service today reported a record increase in the use of Free File products for entering and filing federal income taxes and reminded taxpayers that they should go through IRS.gov to ensure they get the free offers they are due. As of April 10, the IRS has received 2.9 million ...

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These are unprecedented times and dealing with the unknown can be difficult. Staying home can be unnerving and can take a toll on everyone. From children to seniors, everyone needs to find ways to cope with the new temporary normal.    The Artezen team is applying a three-fold approach and ...

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The Internal Revenue Service, working in partnership with the Treasury Department and the Social Security Administration, announced today that recipients of Supplemental Security Income (SSI) will automatically receive automatic Economic Impact Payments.   SSI recipients will receive a $1,200 ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — Queen City Coffee Roasters and its loyal customers have teamed up to spread positivity and fuel the hardworking, courageous people on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. “We have a lot of friends and community members who are first responders, so we realized that delivering ...

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Working with the Treasury Department, the Internal Revenue Service today unveiled the new Get My Payment with features to let taxpayers check on their Economic Impact Payment date and update direct deposit information. With an initial round of more than 80 million Economic Impact Payments ...

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Employed full or part time? Unemployed? A temporary or gig worker? Retired or disabled? Receive public benefits? Have no income? Most U.S. residents – under certain income levels - will receive the Economic Impact Payment if they are not claimed as a dependent of another taxpayer and have a Social ...

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Please join nationally recognized small business expert Mike Blinder, owner of Editor & Publisher Magazine, and author of "Survival Selling Even in the Toughest of Times," for a free online webinar on how your business can weather these difficult economic times and prosper afterwards.  Mike ...

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IRS.gov feature helps people who normally don’t file get payments; second tool next week provides taxpayers with payment delivery date and provide direct deposit information To help millions of people, the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today launched a new web tool ...

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Health And Safety Are Our #1 Priority!  HOW Can We Help? Protect Staff Health and Safety Keep essential Business OPEN Secure qualified service FAST! Use only EPA-approved products for emerging pathogens Government registered to kill 99.9% of germs “Certificate of Disinfection” to ...

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Visit njfamilycare.org to learn more and apply (TRENTON) – The Department of Human Services is taking action to support the more than 1.6 million New Jerseyans who receive health care coverage through NJ FamilyCare – the collective name for NJ Medicaid and the NJ Children’s Health Insurance ...

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David Ascalon’s Ascalon Studios is a West Berlin (Camden County), New Jersey-based art and design facility that, for three generations, has specialized in the creation of large-scale site-specific artwork, stained glass windows, and design elements for public spaces and worship environments ...

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The Internal Revenue Service has advised that high-deductible health plans (HDHPs) can pay for 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)-related testing and treatment, without jeopardizing their status. This also means that an individual with an HDHP that covers these costs may continue to contribute to a ...

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TRENTON - As part of its commitment to ensuring a qualified and diverse civil service workforce, the New Jersey Civil Service Commission (CSC) is scheduled to host a job fair on Thursday, April 9, 2020 at Camden County College, The Connector Building, 200 N. Broadway, Blackwood, NJ 08102 at 10 a.m.

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TAPinto.net, a network of more than 80 franchised online local news sites across New Jersey, New York and Florida, and  Burbio.com, an industry leader in aggregating community event information for media services, today announced a new partnership that will further TAPinto’s mission to provide ...

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