Around Kenilworth

July 30, 2021

KENILWORTH, NJ - Please see the following message from Mayor Linda Karlovitch regarding affordable housing.  I would like to share the entire redevelopment plan with the community. This link walks you through the process, explains why we are doing what we are doing and the details on the ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – After a much anticipated wait Pinkie’s Cupcake Cafe is set to reopen in Kenilworth, and it is better than ever. The premier cupcakery is very excited to welcome the public back beginning on Saturday, July 24 at 12 pm.  Some of the new additions to look forward to are the arcade ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - On Friday, July 16, 2021, Kenilworth lost another resident and World War II veteran Robert Moldenhauer. Robert moved to Kenilworth in 1949 after marrying his wife Marie DeStefano. I was fortunate enough to interview Robert Moldenhauer on September 2, 2017, when I was fifteen ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Please this important message from the Borough Clerk Laura Reinersten.  A registry has been established in the Borough Clerk’s office which contains a list of addresses of those premises where the owner or occupant has notified the Borough Clerk that he/she wishes to prohibit ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – On Saturday, June 27, Edythe Claire Hansen Frank celebrated her 100th birthday and life accomplishments with a surprise party put on by her granddaughter Dionne Frank, at her home in Kenilworth. One of the many things that makes Edythe so remarkable is that she is still a Girl ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - A Communitywide Garage Sale will be held in Kenilworth on Saturday, October 9, and Sunday, October 10. The annual event, sponsored by the Kenilworth Historical Society, will take place rain or shine, between 9 am and 4 pm each day. Nearly 150 homes took part in the annual event ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ — The Kenilworth Police Department hosted their first “Waffle Cone with a Cop” on Tuesday afternoon and the event turned out to be a fantastic success. Between 200 -300 participants came out to say hello to the Kenilworth officers and enjoy some delicious ice cream from Ice Cream ...

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NEW JERSEY -- While July 4th fireworks lighting up the sky is fun for many families, they can be particularly scary for the furry family members. In fact, the upcoming holiday is the one on which animals are most likely to go missing, according to lost pet finder PetAmberAlert which reports that ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - After a one-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic the cherished Kenilworth tradition of fireworks made a comeback and local officials and residents said they were better than ever. It was a joyful and lively celebration on Sunday night as family and friends gathered together ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Please see the following information for the July Calendar from the DPW. The DPW will collect curbside RECYCLING as follows: North side: July 6th & 20th South side:  July 13th & 27th   For missed collections, or issues, please call 908-276-5073. Please use ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The annual Kenilworth Firework Display is set to take place at dusk on June 27 at Harding Elementary. If needed the rain date will be July 9.  Recreation Director and co-founder of the Kenilworth Fresh Market Pat Boyle announced on social media for residents to get to the event ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The Kenilworth chapter of UNICO recently held a meeting at Nomahegan Park to induct new members, and to plan charitable and social events for the year. The new members of the Kenilworth Chapter are: Josephine DePetris, Alyson Gianchiglia, Peter Magliano, Donna Pietz, Kate ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – Mayor Linda Karlovitch and the Borough of Kenilworth announced the annual Kenilworth Firework Display is set to take place at dusk on June 27 at Harding Elementary. If needed the rain date will be July 9.  At the June 9 Borough Council meeting it was confirmed that the 2021 ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Sweet Land located at 700 Boulevard in Kenilworth recently donated 250 gift cards for a free ice cream to children ages two to twelve years old who register for the Kenilworth Public Library Summer Reading Club. The Summer Reading Club begins on Monday, June 28 and registration ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ — To honor the many milestones being reached this week by Kenilworth Public School students, TAPinto Kenilworth is asking the public to share their photos from all graduation events.  TAPinto Kenilworth congratulates all the students for making it through the end of this ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – On Saturday, June 5, 12 members of Pack 83 were awarded the highest honor in Cub Scouts, the Arrow of Light Award. This is the only award that travels with them into Boy Scouts. A ceremony was held at Black Brook Park to welcome the boys into Troop 83 as new members. During the ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – At the June 9 Borough Council meeting it was confirmed that the 2021 Firework Display will take place in Kenilworth. “I am proud to announce the fireworks are back on” Mayor Linda Karlovitch said. The fireworks are set for June 27 at 9 p.m. and there still needs to be a ...

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TRENTON - All U.S. and New Jersey flags will be flown at half-staff today, Wednesday, June 9, to honor Private First Class Dalton Beals who passed away last week in a training accident at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot in Parris Island, South Carolina, announced Governor Murphy. “Private First ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – Karate World opened its doors in June of 1991 and ever since has been serving the community for 30 years. The studio has produced 50 junior Olympic gold medal lists, numerous North American sport karate world champions, and world-class instructors. With the knowledge and model of ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - On Tuesday, June 29, residents are invited by the members of the Kenilworth Police Department Community Oriented Policing unit for a casual meet-and-greet with free ice cream from Ice Cream Creations. "It's a great opportunity for our residents and especially our youths to meet ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The first annual Pride flag raising ceremony was held on Tuesday afternoon to honor and commemorate June as Pride month. Residents and township employees were in attendance to recognize and celebrate the LGBTQ community worldwide. Rainbow flags and pins were passed out by ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ — Residents, political figures, veterans, law enforcement and civic members in town were in attendance on Memorial Day to pay tribute to the fallen heroes who died in service for our nation at the annual ceremony held at the VFW. Speeches and sentimental presentations were made by ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The Kenilworth PBA Local #135 will be hosting their annual Fishing Derby on Saturday, June 5, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Black Brook Park Pond.  The Fishing Derby is a mainstay tradition for the youth of Kenilworth to have the opportunity to fish. There are no sign-ups for the ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - In honor and to commemorate June as Pride month in Kenilworth, a flag raising is scheduled to be held in front of Borough Hall Tuesday, June 1, at 4 p.m. This will be the first annual Pride Flag celebration in Kenilworth. At the recent council meeting on May 26, Mayor Linda ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - For generations, countless residents of the Borough of Kenilworth have served our nation's military. Kenilworth has been home to veterans of the Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Civil War, Spanish American War, World War I, II, Korea, Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan. A veteran is an ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - To pay tribute to the fallen heroes who died in service for our nation, on Monday May 31, the Kenilworth VFW will hold its annual ceremony honoring all veterans at 11 a.m. Residents are invited to the event and refreshments will be served after. At the May 26 council ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Ahead of Memorial Day, a group of volunteers from the Kenilworth VFW Post 2230 which included veterans and Scout Troop 83, gathered on Saturday morning to place flags to commemorate the deceased veterans at Graceland Cemetery.  Graceland Cemetery on Galloping Hill Road is the ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Please see the following information for the June Calendar from the DPW. The DPW will collect curbside RECYCLING as follows: North side: June 8th & 22nd South side:  June 1st, 15th & 29th   For missed collections, or issues, please call 908-276-5073. Please ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Borough Hall will be open on Friday, May 28, from 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. and will be closed on Monday in observance of Memorial Day. This includes the following departments: Borough Clerk, Construction, Court, Tax/Finance, and Board of Health Offices.  The Police Department will ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The Kenilworth chapter of UNICO recently conducted their monthly meeting at Nomahegan Park. This was their first in-person meeting since September 2020. The members also held their first fundraiser 'Painting with the Stars' with the proceeds going to support Thomas Jefferson Arts ...

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