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Denville Residents Urged to Help Less Fortunate Students Get School Supplies

July 20, 2017

DENVILLE, NJ - Denville Social Services is once again conducting its annual “Back to School Assistance Program" to help less fortunate students in the township have supplies for the coming school year. The program will run from Aug. 1 to Aug. 18. 

Many parents in the township are unable to afford the school supplies their children need to make a good start this coming academic ...

Denville Residents Urged to Help Less Fortunate Students Get School Supplies

July 20, 2017

DENVILLE, NJ - Denville Social Services is once again conducting its annual “Back to School Assistance Program" to help less fortunate students in the township have supplies for the coming school year. The program will run from Aug. 1 to Aug. 18. 

Many parents in the township are unable to afford the school supplies their children need to make a good start this coming academic ...

Family Intervention Services' Worker Turns 89, Still Going Strong

DENVILLE, NJ - When Family Intervention Services (FIS) started its Thanksgiving Turkey Drive in Morris County in the early 1990s, the organization struggled to find room to store the 25 turkeys people donated, recalled long-time FIS assistant Terry Viera.

By last year, the number of turkeys distributed by FIS’ Morris County office in Denville reached about 300, and if a family cannot ...

TAPinto Travels Weekend Event Suggestions

July 20, 2017

With very little rain in the forecast, Northern New Jersey’s weather will be perfect for the many outdoor events taking place this weekend. All of the events featured this week are family friendly with low to no cost admission prices.

Food Truck Festival at the Hermitage

If you have yet to visit Bergen County’s famed Gothic revival museum, you must make it a point to tour the ...

TAPinto Travels Suggestions for Weekend Fun

July is one of the hottest months of the year in New Jersey and the festival scene is scorching as well. Most townships hold their community fairs throughout the summer months to draw the most crowds. Go early and stay late at any of these fun-filled events this coming weekend.

Touch-a-Truck

Boys and girls alike always have a ball at touch-a-truck events. The South Plainfield Lions Club is ...

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Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen Votes "Yes" to Reopen Horse Slaughter Plants

July 22, 2017

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The House Appropriations Committee voted to take the first steps to re-open horse slaughter plants in the United States. Rodney Frelinghuysen R-NJ, along with twenty six lawmakers voted "yes" to reopen the slaughter plants. Twenty five lawmakers were on the other side voting to protect the animal. 

What would that mean for horses in the ...

Morris Habitat for Humanity Accepting Applications for Affordable Housing

July 21, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for one single family home to be renovated on Sussex Avenue in Andover Township, New Jersey.  Once completed, the home will be sold as affordable homeownership to the selected applicant. The sales price will be $110,000 for a low income applicant and $140,000 for a moderate income applicant.

The home will feature 4 bedrooms and 2 baths.  The home ...

Upcoming Events

Mon, July 24, 9:00 AM

1st Presbyterian Church of Rockaway, Rockaway

Vacation Bible School

Religions And Spirituality

Mon, August 7, 1:00 PM

Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, Library, Morristown

Me, A Violinist? Try The Violin Class

Education

Thu, August 17, 5:00 PM

Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center, Little Falls

Jim Coates/Mark Feinsand Booksigning

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'Skeleton Crew' hits home

UNION, NJ – Premiere Stages, in its quest for new, richly layered plays, is now presenting “Skeleton Crew” by Dominique Morrisseau.

The playwright had her play “Follow Me to Nellie’s” work shopped at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre Center in Connecticut several years ago. That was followed by s fine production at the Kean University ...

Killing Jesus by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard

Killing Jesus by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard (Henry Holt and Co., 2013)

 

As a student of history, I don't know why I thought that reading Killing Jesus by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard would be any more satisfying than their previous two publications, Killing Lincoln and Killing Kennedy. Having now finished the rapid read, I would put the O'Reilly/Dugard books in ...