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Starting a New Project? Let Cipollini Help... Call Today for Special Wholesale Contractor Rates!

April 17, 2020

The weather is perfect for cleaning out the garage, basement and attic. Call Cipollini today and mention "Spring Clean" for discounted wholesale pricing. 

Call 973-983-1001

Free Event: Tech Talk Focuses on Thomas Edison — March 3

RANDOLPH, NJ - County College of Morris will feature its latest Tech Talk event on Tuesday, March 3, with an invention by Thomas Edison to be focus of the session, namely Edison’s wax cylinder phonograph.

Jerry Fabris, museum curator at the Thomas Edison National Historic Park, will discuss and demonstrate Edison’s musical breakthrough invention in a program hosted ...

Learn More About the Madison Area YMCA's TOGETHERHOOD®: Mon., Jan. 20

As Martin Luther King Day is synonymous with a day of service, and in honor of it being the 25th anniversary of the day of service that celebrates Dr. King’s life and legacy, the Madison Area YMCA is holding an event at the Family Center’s lobby 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Mon., Jan. 20, for the community to have an opportunity to learn more about TOGETHERHOOD® and join its ...

Merry Christmas from Everyone at TAPinto.net

Merry Christmas from everyone at TAPinto.net 

What's Open And What's Closed On Veterans Day in East Hanover and Florham Park

NEW JERSEY - Veterans Day is a federal holiday honoring all those currently serving and who have served in the military. It became a federal holiday in 1938 and is one of 10 observed throughout the year. Since it is a federal holiday all post offices and most banks are closed on Monday, November 11 as well as state  and  local government offices and courts.

Schools in the Garden ...

Florham Park to Host Free Rabies Clinic This Fall

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Rabies is an infectious disease caused by the rabies virus that can affect animals, said the Office of Health Management. Animals infected rabies display strange behavior such as aggression, and signs of neurologic impairment including vocalization, circling, and paralysis, they stated.

Protect your pet with a free rabies shot this fall. 

Florham Park as well as ...

18th Annual Fall Festival: A Big Parsippany Success!

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Autumn has arrived and new celebrations occur in Parsippany-Troy Hills. One of those celebrations was the 18th annual Fall Festival on September 22nd.

The fall festival is an annual event, organized by the township, and headed by the Parsippany-Troy Hills Recreation Department. The event took place all along North Beverwyck Road where over 100 tables and vendors covered the ...

Happy Labor Day!

NEW JERSEY - The three day Labor Day weekend typically marks the unofficial end of summer as most teachers and students head back to school on the days following the federal holiday. Labor Day dates all the way back to the late 1800s. The concept to recognize the contribution of America's workers was born from the labor movement which fought to bring proper working conditions, hours and pay ...

National Night Out in Florham Park Tuesday

FLORHAM PARK, N.J.- Tuesday, August 6 is National Night Out and Florham Park invites the entire community to come out to Borough Hall Municipal Complex beginning at 6 pm. Meet all the first responders and community leaders, enjoy food, games, and a showing of Incredibles 2 on the Gazebo Lawn beginning at 8:30pm.  Mayor Mark Taylor and the Borough Council also are excited to invite you ...

Severe Thunderstorm Watch/ Flood Warning in Effect Until 10pm

EAST HANOVER, N.J.- The Morris County Office of Emergency Management has issued the following warning for Morris County 

Worse than normal roadway flooding and some stream/creek flooding has been reported across the area. With a couple of more downpours thru 9 PM, flooding will be slow to recede, with some streams/creeks potentially rising a bit more over the next couple of hours as ...

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Fuel Spill on Rt. 287 Friday Evening Causes Environmental Mess

May 23, 2020

PARSIPPANY, NJ - An overturned auto with a person entrapped along with a truck with a fuel tank, caused an environmental and traffic mess on Rt. 287 this evening, May 22nd in Parsippany.

At mile marker 41 on Rt. 287 southbound, the fire department and County Hazmat were on the scene.  Over 100 gallons of diesel fuel spilled and leaked into the storm drains.

The person that was ...

Update from Florham Park's Chief of Police

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Chief of Police Joseph Orlando issued the following statement today, May 20, 2020:

Residents,

Please read this post in its entirety, as there is much to discuss both locally and throughout the State. I ask residents to remember, the State is mandating all of our actions and we as a Borough are doing everything we can to provide our residents with safe activities on our ...

East Hanover and Florham Park Residents Warned of COVID-Related Scams

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Morris County law enforcement officials are advising residents that criminal scammers are taking advantage of the COVID-19 emergency to conduct scams by phone, email and online, especially targeting the elderly.

“We and our law enforcement partners throughout Morris County and the state have observed an increase in the number of scams and confidence crimes,” ...

Y Ninja Fit—It’s a Hit!

Friday afternoons at 4:30 p.m. are a blast for 13 boys enrolled in Y Ninja Fit for Teens at the Madison Area YMCA. The Gymnastics Center is abuzz with the boys running, climbing and jumping over and under obstacles. (Where are you, girls? This is open to you too!)

Teens experience the best of both worlds in this one-hour combination class of obstacle course training and fitness training. The ...

Morris County Prosecutor Warns Residents of Criminals Posing as Contact Tracers

May 22, 2020

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Morris County officials are warning residents that criminals have been using the COVID-19 emergency to carry out a new type of scam – posing as contact tracers to steal money or personal information.

Contact tracing is the process of identifying people who have come in contact with someone who has tested positive for an infectious disease. Public health department ...

Upcoming Events

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Thu, May 28, 1:00 PM

The Calais School, Whippany

Calais School Virtual Open House

Education

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Thu, May 28, 6:30 PM

Florham Park

Council Meeting

Government

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Sun, June 7, 2:00 PM

Livingston Public Library, Livingston

Bitcoins & Cryptocurrency: an overview

Business & Finance

NJ Restaurant Creates Blueprint to Reopen Safely When Pandemic Regulations Relax

May 27, 2020

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ -- TAPintoTV spoke with Rocco Petriello, General Manager of the Grain & Cane Restaurant, to learn how they have adapted to serve their customers during the pandemic and their developing plans for returning to business once New Jersey enters into a new phase of reopening. 

Grain & Cane focuses on homestyle cuisine with American influences. Now that the ...

NJ Business Leader Discusses the Importance of Community and Client Engagement During the Pandemic

LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- TAPintoTV recently spoke with Marcella Gencarelli, Entrepreneur and Business Leader, about her experience heading up several professional organizations in New Jersey. She shared her perspective on what small businesses are looking for as they learn to navigate a new way of working during the pandemic.  

Currently, Gencarelli is the Vice President and Manager of ...

The History of Memorial Day and How it Became the Start of Summer

Memorial Day, as the name implies, was established to create a day of remembrance to honor soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice in the U.S. Civil War. Our culture today, however, associates the holiday with the start of summer activities, like barbecues and going to the beach. How did this once somber holiday become the signal of summer? 

After the Civil War ended in the spring of ...

Coronavirus: Latest New Jersey Numbers from Gov. Murphy

May 25, 2020

TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy announced on Sunday, May 24, via his Twitter account that New Jersey had 1,065 new confirmed positive cases of COVID19, bringing the state total to 154,154. Of those cases, 2,857 are in hospitals, 760 are in critical or intensive care, and 639 are on ventilators.The governor also announced 52 more new deaths, pushing New Jersey's total ...

Hat Shop Madison Provides Handmade Face Masks to Grocery Workers in Madison, Chatham and Florham Park

MADISON, NJ - To meet the current demand for healthy practices, Hat Shop Madison has added a series of handmade face masks to their store. Previously, the store’s lineup primarily consisted of a variety of hats and other headwear.

Currently, Hat Shop Madison is providing free masks to grocery store workers employed in Madison, Chatham, and Florham Park. With the majority of masks being ...

East Hanover Students Clean Up Their Community

EAST HANOVER, NJ - Aside from food and supply collections during the COVID-19 crisis, other individuals are making efforts to make sure their community clean.

These individuals include 17-year-old Hanover Park High School juniors Brian Mullen, Ashley Alfano, Christopher Bartlett and Dominic Rizzolo, who have been spending their quarantine time picking up trash in public parking ...

Obituaries

Beverly Jean (Charlton) Weimar, of Ship Bottom, and Florham Park, New Jersey passed away on March ...
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How We Return to High School Sports in New Jersey

May 22, 2020

Dear Editor:

In my decades as an educator and school administrator, I’m hard pressed to find a situation as challenging as what we face related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The last few months have been painful on many levels, from the heartbreaking loss of life to the millions who have suffered emotional and economic loss. It’s been a harrowing time for everyone.

For our students, ...

A Letter to His Colleagues

Dear Colleagues,

I can remember vividly watching the gulf war unfold on TV. I watched all of the coverage I could and would tape whatever I missed. Those days and nights: watching our nation lead the world in the course of good was an inspiration; injecting me with a dose of patriotism that would never leave me. It was those moments that drove me to West Point and ultimately to serve my ...

Common Sense and Leadership Both Lacking During this Crisis

May 11, 2020

 

Common sense and leadership are essential to pull through a crisis.  In New Jersey, we currently seem to be lacking both when it come to the COVID19 response.

We were told to shelter in place and flatten the curve, so we did.  The curve flattened and is clearly on the downward trajectory.  Good news, right?  Not exactly.  Governor Murphy just ...

Power Up Your Content Marketing on TAPinto

May 13, 2020

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 who purchase guaranteed publication of a press release, real estate listing, event listing, milestone, ...