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Missing Endangered Juvenile from Bloomfield Essex County

May 24, 2017

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The Bloomfield Police Department is seeking assistance in locating the attached missing juvenile. We are asking anyone who has seen or come in contact with this juvenile to contact the Bloomfield Police at (973) 680-4141.

Jack was last seen by his parents on 05/22/2017 at 07:15. Jack is a student at Bloomfield High School but was absent today. No clothing description ...

Florham Park Presents Employee Service Awards to Long Time Borough Employees

FLORHAM PARK, NJ- Florham Park took the time to honor some of the boroughs longstanding employees at their recent borough council meeting.

These awards were presented to employees of the borough who have faithfully served the citizens of Florham Park for a significant period of time. Anniversaries were celebrated for Employees’ fifth, tenth, fifteenth, twentieth, twenty-fifth, and ...

Slow Fire: The Beginner’s Guide To Barbecue by Dr. BBQ Ray Lampe | Book Review

NUTLEY, NJ - Burgers, Franks, and the occasional Steak are not barbecue. Before everyone gets their knickers in a twist and posts endless comments let’s go over some of the basics.

Hamburgers, Hot Dogs and Steaks are grilled, outdoors. Since barbeque is traditionally cooked outdoors that’s where barbeque somehow evolved to mean most any cook out, even ones that are catered by ...

Sen. Menendez Kicks Off Jersey Jobs Tour Union County College Elizabeth Campus

ELIZABETH, NJ – Esteven Maas needed a job. “I was out of work with a wife and two children, and it was scary. I was sending out resumes, then I got this email saying, ‘Learn to be a machinist.’ I thought, ‘Wow! that is related to what I was doing.’”

He entered the manufacturing program at Union County and had a job waiting for him at New Jersey ...

Roxbury Freshman's 4th Cancer-Fighting Baseball Tourney Coming Soon

May 22, 2017

ROXBURY, NJ – Kids who want to play in this year’s version of the annual Landon Monro Stand Up To Cancer Baseball Tournament need to step to the plate now. So do business owners who want their logos on tournament T-shirts.

Monro, now a Roxbury High School freshman, is hoping to get a few more players and sponsors for the June 4 tournament in which money is raised for the Stand Up ...

Mary Comito-State Farm Athlete of the Week: First Baseman Maddie McLaughlin

EAST HANOVER, NJ- Maddie McLaughlin, a four year varsity softball player, has had an outstanding senior year.

She has a .529 batting average on 27 hits and has 14 RBIs for the season. Her leadership along with the other seniors’ has been one of the main reasons that the Hanover Park Ladies have a 21-3 season record. Maddie feels her hitting success this season comes from being more ...

Hanover Park Sports Round Up: Softball beats #5 Mount St. Dominic While Baseball Clinches Conference Title

EAST HANOVER, NJ- Hanover Park Girls Softball defeated the No.5 ranked team in NJ.com’s top 20, MSDA, on Thursday May 11th in Caldwell.

Hanover Park scored first on a RBI single by senior Maddie McLaughlin in the second inning, but MSDA quickly took a 2-1 lead in the bottom of the second. Hanover Park ladies regained the lead by scoring three times in the sixth as Amy Petrovich singled ...

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure: TAPinto a Proud Sponsor

May 21, 2017

JERSEY CITY, NJ - 

2017 Susan G. Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure Set for May 21

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Nearly 2,000 people are expected when the 2017 Susan G. Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure is held at Liberty State Park in Jersey City on Sunday, May 21.

The race is partially sponsored by TAPinto.net.

The Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure’s official Master of Ceremonies will be WABC-TV Eyewitness News reporter Anthony Johnson, who has been a member of the the ...

Babies Born at Mountainside Medical Center on May 12 to Receive Commemorative Yogi Berra Baby Hats

MONTCLAIR, NJ - All babies born on May 12 at participating NJ hospitals will get a special treat in honor of baseball legend Yogi Berra.

May 12 would have been Berra's 92nd birthday. To honor this special day, the Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center is donating to area hospitals a selection of Yogi Berra Museum baby hats, along with free Museum memberships for the families of ...

Fleet Week 2017: Marines Land at Millburn High School

May 18, 2017

MILLBURN, NJ  – Marines participating in Fleet Week New York 2017 will fly in and land four Marine Corps aircraft at Millburn High School, Millburn, N.J., on May 25. 

The aircrafts are scheduled to land at 10:00am. The Marines will then disembark the aircraft. Once the aircraft is shut down the Marines will set up for a static display. Marines will then embark the aircraft and ...

Hanover Park Defines Excellence with Incredible Tales of Commitment, Fortitude and the Power of Will

EAST HANOVER, NJ- Hanover Park’s Night of Excellence defined the term with speeches given by Super Bowl Champion, Steve Weatherford, Hanover Park’s own Nadine Siciliano, Whippany Park’s Fox Beyer and local favorite and motivational speaker, Eric LeGrand.

The program, brought together by the Hanover Park Regional School District and the Morris County Coalition for Education ...

Florham Park Presents Employee Service Awards to Long Time Borough Employees

May 24, 2017

FLORHAM PARK, NJ- Florham Park took the time to honor some of the boroughs longstanding employees at their recent borough council meeting.

These awards were presented to employees of the borough who have faithfully served the citizens of Florham Park for a significant period of time. Anniversaries were celebrated for Employees’ fifth, tenth, fifteenth, twentieth, twenty-fifth, and ...

Sen. Menendez Kicks Off Jersey Jobs Tour Union County College Elizabeth Campus

ELIZABETH, NJ – Esteven Maas needed a job. “I was out of work with a wife and two children, and it was scary. I was sending out resumes, then I got this email saying, ‘Learn to be a machinist.’ I thought, ‘Wow! that is related to what I was doing.’”

He entered the manufacturing program at Union County and had a job waiting for him at New Jersey ...

The Food Truck Festival is a Success in East Hanover

May 23, 2017

EAST HANOVER, NJ- This past Sunday, May 21, 2017, the East Hanover PBA Local 227 Civic Association hosted their third annual food truck festival to support local charities and youth organizations. Twenty-eight food trucks came out on that beautiful, sunny day to serve thousands of people and they didn’t disappoint.

I was able to sample six out of the twenty-eight food trucks. Every bite ...

'Meet Me in Morristown' Returns Thursday May 25

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Meet Me in Morristown back and will once again transform downtown Morristown into a stage for artists, performers, and musicians by "combining the business and art communities."

Sponsored by Morris Arts, Meet Me in Morristown will "encourage customers to walk downtown, shop and dine while being entertained on Morristown's sidewalks." Once ...

Good Food, Good People, Good Deeds Being Done! Food Truck Festival Returns to Lurker Park

This Sunday, May 21, 2017, the East Hanover PBA Local 227 Civic Association will be holding its third annual food truck festival at Lurker Park in East Hanover. And according to Jesse Novalis, President of the East Hanover PBA Local 227 Civic Association, “this year is going to be one their biggest years, so far.”

About four years ago, when Novalis was Treasurer of the East Hanover ...

Jola Coffee; Serving Up Passion In Every Cup

May 22, 2017

FLOR HAM PARK, NJ- What do you get when you combine a legal eagle, a catering creative , a master mixologist  and a prime location on one of NJ most iconic avenues? Jola. 

According to Fundler’s dictionary, Jola is the state of consistently treating others in a warm, friendly generous manner causing desire for them to return. A second definition would be rich, nectarous ( ...

Slow Fire: The Beginner’s Guide To Barbecue by Dr. BBQ Ray Lampe | Book Review

May 23, 2017

NUTLEY, NJ - Burgers, Franks, and the occasional Steak are not barbecue. Before everyone gets their knickers in a twist and posts endless comments let’s go over some of the basics.

Hamburgers, Hot Dogs and Steaks are grilled, outdoors. Since barbeque is traditionally cooked outdoors that’s where barbeque somehow evolved to mean most any cook out, even ones that are catered by ...

The Food Truck Festival is a Success in East Hanover

EAST HANOVER, NJ- This past Sunday, May 21, 2017, the East Hanover PBA Local 227 Civic Association hosted their third annual food truck festival to support local charities and youth organizations. Twenty-eight food trucks came out on that beautiful, sunny day to serve thousands of people and they didn’t disappoint.

I was able to sample six out of the twenty-eight food trucks. Every bite ...

Jola Coffee; Serving Up Passion In Every Cup

FLOR HAM PARK, NJ- What do you get when you combine a legal eagle, a catering creative , a master mixologist  and a prime location on one of NJ most iconic avenues? Jola. 

According to Fundler’s dictionary, Jola is the state of consistently treating others in a warm, friendly generous manner causing desire for them to return. A second definition would be rich, nectarous ( ...

Roxbury Freshman's 4th Cancer-Fighting Baseball Tourney Coming Soon

May 22, 2017

ROXBURY, NJ – Kids who want to play in this year’s version of the annual Landon Monro Stand Up To Cancer Baseball Tournament need to step to the plate now. So do business owners who want their logos on tournament T-shirts.

Monro, now a Roxbury High School freshman, is hoping to get a few more players and sponsors for the June 4 tournament in which money is raised for the Stand Up ...

Racing Toward Mental Health Awareness at Madison YMCA 5k

MADISON, NJ—Hundreds of runners Wednesday withstood the evening’s scorching heat for The Mind Matters 5k at Giralda Farms, sponsored by the Madison Area YMCA.

As runners held their “ready” positions, Chairman of the Madison YMCA’s Board of Directors Michael Caulfield, clad in what he called his “subtle, sophisticated, stylish” Batman t-shirt, offered ...

Missing Endangered Juvenile from Bloomfield Essex County

May 24, 2017

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The Bloomfield Police Department is seeking assistance in locating the attached missing juvenile. We are asking anyone who has seen or come in contact with this juvenile to contact the Bloomfield Police at (973) 680-4141.

Jack was last seen by his parents on 05/22/2017 at 07:15. Jack is a student at Bloomfield High School but was absent today. No clothing description ...

Gavin Seaver, Age 12, Missing from East Brunswick

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance to locate a missing 12 year old boy. The missing boy, Gavin Seaver is 5’5” weighing approximately 120 pounds with blonde hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a #11 Misfits baseball shirt, dark colored shorts, white Nike sneakers along with a black Adidas ...

Long Blue Line of Police Cyclists Stretches Through Somerville; Police Unity Tour Heads to Nation’s Capital to Honor Fallen Officers

                SOMERVILLE, NJ – Borough police officer Vitorio Spadea, along with hundreds of police officers from scores of police agencies throughout New Jersey rode into town Tuesday, May 9 on their way to Washington, DC where they will join with police from across the country to honor their brothers killed in ...

Our Spotlight Continues on New York City Weekend Activities

May 20, 2017

Paint-splattered shoes are considered a sartorial no no at most dining establishments and night clubs.

So it should come with a sense of relief that the first and only official paintball "ReBall" center in the TriState area -- and the only paintball facility in NYC -- is now open at Indoor Extreme Sports.

And even better, the New York Social Network wants to take you there for a ...

Berlin Airlift Legacy in Farmingdale

For nearly 30 years, the Farmingdale, N.J.-based Berlin Airlift Foundation has devoted itself to preserving the legacy of the 1948-49 humanitarian effort.

Nowhere is the work more prominent than with its Spirit of Freedom, a fully restored Douglas C-54 which contains inside its fuselage a museum filled with artifacts and information about the airlift.

That plane is still a regular at ...

Historic Flight Set for New York City to Farmingdale New Jersey

Nearly seventy years later and 4,000 miles away, one of history's greatest humanitarian efforts is about to remembered in New Jersey.

For almost precisely 15 years, the world's last remaining Boeing C-97 aircraft -- a Cold War workhorse linked to the famed Berlin Airlift in 1948-49 -- has sat idle, undergoing repairs and retrofits, overhauls and maintenance in a hangar at Floyd ...

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Gavin Seaver, Age 12, Missing from East Brunswick

May 20, 2017

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance to locate a missing 12 year old boy. The missing boy, Gavin Seaver is 5’5” weighing approximately 120 pounds with blonde hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a #11 Misfits baseball shirt, dark colored shorts, white Nike sneakers along with a black Adidas ...

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Attention all New York Jets Foodies

On Thursday night, May 18th, the New York Jets will hold "Taste of the Jets," an annual benefit, with all net proceeds going to the New York Jets Foundation to tackle hunger.

Some of New York and New Jersey's finest restaurants will offer a wide sampling of expertly prepared cuisine set in the exquisite event space, the Metropolitan Pavilion. Located in the Chelsea neighborhood ...

Hanover Park Defines Excellence with Incredible Tales of Commitment, Fortitude and the Power of Will

May 17, 2017

EAST HANOVER, NJ- Hanover Park’s Night of Excellence defined the term with speeches given by Super Bowl Champion, Steve Weatherford, Hanover Park’s own Nadine Siciliano, Whippany Park’s Fox Beyer and local favorite and motivational speaker, Eric LeGrand.

The program, brought together by the Hanover Park Regional School District and the Morris County Coalition for Education ...

Free Model Railroad Event Coming to Union County

May 24, 2017

 Model train fans are in for a treat on June 10, when The Model Railroad Club, Inc. waives its usual Saturday admission fee and opens its doors from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. for a public viewing of its annual invitational operating session.

The nonprofit Railroad Club’s sprawling HO scale layout is noted throughout the region for intricate detail and historic portrayal.

The free entry ...