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Meals on Wheels in Greater New Brunswick Service Returns this Summer

May 10, 2022

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The dozens of dedicated volunteers at Meals on Wheels in Greater New Brunswick made thousands of deliveries to seniors who struggle to get out of their homes through the height of the COVID-19 pandemic.

And, as cases continue to remain low across the state, the charity is planning to resume its daily doorstep deliveries of one hot meal and one cold meal this ...

"Dine Below the Line" Allows Local Food Pantry Chefs to Use Donated Foods to Make Delicious Meals

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Middlesex County residents need to get ready to vote!  Join Replenish for Dine Below the Line on Thursday, May 12th, 2022, at 6 pm.  

This cooking competition showcasing  local food pantries preparing delicious, nutritious meals on a budget with items readily found in pantries is sure to please. Guests will enjoy these tasty offerings and will ...

Councilman McEvoy Pays Tribute to Basketball Champ Steve Stutski

EDISON, NJ - Family and friends of Steve Stutski gathered on a cloudy Saturday afternoon at Roosevelt Park in remembrance of his life and enshrined the name “Steve Stutski” on a park bench near the basketball courts. The same courts that are now named “The Steve Stutski Courts,” a tribute to Stutski’s love for the sport. He was in the “72 All Star Team, first ...

East Brunswick's Indian Cultural Society Hosts "Proud to Be Me" Walk to Support Daisy Recreation

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Indian Cultural Society is proudly joining hands with the Daisy Recreation, an East Brunswick Township program that has been serving the community for over 50 years and has provided services for children and adults with disabilities in our local community.   The group has scheduled a walk on Sunday, May 15 2022 from 9 am to 11 am at the community Arts ...

Rutgers Community: 'We Want to Be Ready to Help in Any Way We Can'

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers students, faculty and staff are providing humanitarian help from more than 4,500 miles away as the horrors continue in Ukraine and the world gets a front row seat to images of dead bodies lying in the streets of the war-torn country.

The volunteers are a small but committed group who were born in Ukraine, are first-generation Americans or have relatives fighting to ...

Special Needs, Special Friends: Daisy Breakfast Returns to East Brunswick

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Daisies were in full bloom yesterday at the 37th Annual Ralph and Norma Lamo Breakfast benefiting the Daisy Association.  Families and friends of those residents of the East Brunswick community who are strengthened by their participation in the Special Needs Daisy Recreation Center shared joy, scrambled eggs, music and conversation at the Hilton Hotel at Tower ...

Trinity Presbyterian Church Hosts 'Stand With Ukraine' Benefit Concert

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - A variety of talented musicians, under the artistic direction of Collegium Musicum NJ, are coming together to give their talents to help raise money for Ukraine. Musicians will perform the Ukrainian National Anthem, Ukrainian folk music, classical and jazz pieces. 

The performance will be held on Friday, April 29 at 7 pm at Trinity ...

Sayreville Native Jon Bon Jovi Partners with Gov. Murphy to Raise Money for Ukraine

NEW JERSEY -- Sayreville native and Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Jon Bon Jovi is teaming with Gov. Phil Murphy to help raise money to feed Ukrainians displaced by Russia's war on Ukraine.

Bon Jovi and Murphy hope to raise $2 million in total. Bon Jovi and his wife, Dorothea, have committed $500,000 to the effort. 

The rock star is almost as famous for his generosity ...

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History Day at East Jersey Old Town Village on May 14

May 12, 2022

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Please join Middlesex County as it celebrates History Day at East Jersey Old Town Village on May 14 from 10 am-4 pm

History Day will take place at East Jersey Old Town Village which is composed of reconstructed and replica 18th and 19th century structures that represent architecture typical of farm and merchant communities once found in the Raritan Valley. Buildings ...

Middlesex County Celebrates History Month and More this May with a Spectrum of Arts and Culture Events

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - The Arts Institute of Middlesex County is presenting, promoting, and supporting a multitude of arts and culture events, exhibitions, and shows throughout the month of May. The month is packed with exciting programming primarily centered around celebrating History Month. These events are free to enjoy for all County residents and beyond.

May’s event highlights ...

Drawing the Line Between News and Content Marketing is Key to Publisher Credibility and Success

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — Publishers invest significant time and financial resources in building their audience. No one has the right to have their content placed in front of the audience you’ve built. Public relations firms and others say their content is newsworthy and they get paid a lot of money to try to make that case to publishers every day.

Drawing the line between news and ...

TAPinto CEO Michael Shapiro Discusses Local Marketing in a Digital World

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro was a recent guest on Sergeant Marketing's Milestone Mindset Live speaking about Local Marketing in a Digital World. The series helps viewers attract and retain clients and donors.

Shapiro and host Nancy Sergeant talked about a number of topics, including the value of local marketing in the post-pandemic economy, how ...

TAPinto Publisher Bobbie Peer Receives Boy Scouts of America Patriots' Path Council Tribute to Women Award

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ — Bobbie Peer is a business owner, a networker, a marketer and a survivor.

"I am a single mother and I made it," Peer said. "I work hard, I'm passionate about what I do and I form relationships. I am a success."

Peer, the publisher of five TAPinto sites, recently received a Boy Scouts of America Patriots' Path Council Tribute to ...

TAPinto CEO Michael Shapiro Discusses Future of Local News

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro was a recent guest on the "What Works - The Future of Local News" Podcast from Northeastern University’s School of Journalism.

Shapiro talked about how TAPinto was formed, the current successes the company is seeing and plans for the future.

You can hear the discussion here.

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Summer is here and ready for a Memorable 2022 in the LBI Region

May 18, 2022

LBI Region, Nj - After a soggy Spring, everyone is looking to heat things up for Memorial Day Weekend, the traditional start of summer along the Jersey Coast. The weather is just one of many reasons to take a quick trip to 18 miles of beautiful beaches, scenic bays, and of course legendary Pinelands. The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce, which operates a year-round visitor center in Ship ...

Upcoming Events

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Wed, May 18, 7:00 PM

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EBHS Vocal Concert

Government

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Thu, May 19

East Brunswick

Progress Reports Issued

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Thu, May 19, 6:00 PM

East Brunswick

Rho Kappa Induction Ceremony

Government

Astera Cancer Care, EBPL Host Cancer Research Awareness Program

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ—Did you know that June is National Cancer Survivor Month? To help bring awareness to the latest treatments, East Brunswick Public Library (2 Jean Walling Civic Center Drive) teams up with Astera Cancer Care for the virtual program “A Breakthrough Every Week: Cancer Research in Our Community” on Tuesday, June 21 at 7:00 pm.

 

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‘Calendar Girls’ Captivates at Chatham Playhouse

CHATHAM, NJ — This delightful play, set in Yorkshire, England, lends a risque air to the Women’s Institutes at a local church parish.

The play and film were based on a true story of middle-aged women who were seeking a fundraising idea for Leukemia Research.

They’re desperate to find a way to support their charities and somehow come up with the idea of ...