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    Jasey Issues Statement on Charleston Shooting

    By Assemblywoman Mila Jasey (D-Essex/Morris) | June 20, 2015

    Assemblywoman Mila Jasey (D-Essex/Morris) issued the following statement regarding the Wednesday evening shooting at Emanuel ...

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    Dear Editor

    By Assemblywoman Mila Jasey (D-Essex/Morris) | June 7, 2015

    Let me be crystal clear—as a parent, a former school board member and now as an Assemblywoman, I support our public system of ...

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    The Secret Life of a Special Needs Mom

    By HOLLIE GILROY | May 2, 2015

    As we mark the end of Autism Awareness month, I would like to share the challenges that we, as parents, confront each day as we try to give ...

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    American Red Cross Honors Volunteers During National Volunteer Week April 12-18

    By Mathieu Nelessen Regional CEO American Red Cross North Jersey Region | April 8, 2015

    To The Editor: The American Red Cross North Jersey Region is honoring its volunteers and the work they do in the community during ...

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    Bond referendum is good value for money

    By Alan Routh | March 26, 2015

    To the Editor, There seems to be confusion about how a school bond referendum interfaces with the operating budget upon which ...

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    Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh Club Invites Public to Join

    By Robert J. Clark | March 11, 2015

    Dear Editor: I am writing on behalf of the Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh Association located at 648 Prospect Avenue, West Orange,

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    The Case for Making the Referendum into Three Questions

    By Stewart Carr | February 28, 2015

    Members of the Board and Dr. LaSusa: As I indicated at the open forum meeting at Chatham High School on Feb. 28, I request that the ...

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    Montclair Parent Writes Open Letter to Millburn Superintendent on PARCC

    By Sarah Blaine | February 20, 2015

    Dear Superintendent Crisfield: As a graduate of the Millburn Public Schools (Class of 1991) where you currently serve as ...

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    The Real Valentine

    By Michael Schwartz, A Friend of TAP into Basking Ridge | February 14, 2015

    Valentine’s Day: a time for pink hearts, red bows, and white lace; a time for chocolate boxes and rose bouquets, candlelight ...

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    PARCC Refusal Letter

    By Justin Escher Alpert | February 14, 2015

    NOTE FROM THE EDITOR: Livingston resident, Justin Escher Alpert, whose daughter Skylar testified in front of the State Board of ...

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    Support the Chatham School Board's Referendum Proposal

    By Alan Routh | February 11, 2015

    To the Editor: Recently TAP into Chatham ran a letter to the editor about the proposed Chatham school referendum, suggesting that ...

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    Thank You South Orange and Maplewood

    By Donna Smith | November 13, 2014

    As a newly elected member to the South Orange Maplewood Board of Education, I want to thank the community for giving me an opportunity ...

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    Opportunities lead to Success

    By Colleen Mulvaney | November 12, 2014

    It is impressive how Livingston High School offers 27 AP classes. It just goes to show how lucky these kids are to live in this area ...

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    Rec Travel Basketball Program in Shambles

    By Peter Gelman | November 7, 2014

    Being a parent who is very passionate about the game of Basketball, I feel it is time to speak up with regard to ...

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    Support for Councilwoman Deborah Shapiro

    By Robert J. Clark | November 2, 2014

    Dear Editor; I am writing in support of Livingston Councilwoman Deborah Shapiro who is seeking re-election in the November 4th ...

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    BULLET VOTE- LIVINGSTON

    By Larry Greenberg | October 31, 2014

    On Tuesday, Livingston voters will go to the polls in the election” for Town Council. We have the 7 candidates for 3 Town Council ...

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    Berkeley Heights September 29 Swap Meeting

    By Art Scholl | October 7, 2014

    Letter to the Editor:  Well, we just had our 3rd hearing on the swap. We were given cost comparisons and details of the ...

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    The Morris County Historical Society Receives Grant from The New Jersey Historical Commission

    By | October 3, 2014

    MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris County Historical Society at Acorn Hall is pleased to announce that it is a recipient of a FY 2015 General ...

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    Please Support the LHS Hall Of Fame Dinner and Livingston Education Foundation (LEF)

    By Walter D. LeVine | October 2, 2014

    As Vice President of Livingston Education Foundation (LEF) I would like to solicit all readers to make their reservations to join us in ...

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    A Call for Solutions

    By Mark Dunec | October 1, 2014

    Our founding fathers built our nation on a platform of civic engagement. It is our duty, as Americans, to not only vote every election,

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    Buying Back Our Safety

    By John F. McKeon | September 23, 2014

    Too often, we as Americans find ourselves reflecting on senseless violence as each year 31,000 Americans perish as a consequence of a ...

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    Why Am I Running for Congress?

    By Marc Dunec | July 29, 2014

    Over the past year, I’ve spoken with hundreds of Democrats, Republicans and Independents across Northern New Jersey. We discussed ...

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    Budget Battle Continues in Trenton

    By Devon Douglas-Bowers | June 25, 2014

    Currently a major fiscal battle is taking place between Republicans and Democrats in the state government regarding New Jersey’s ...

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    Protecting the Right to Vote...or Not to Vote in America

    By Christopher J. Durkin | June 23, 2014

    Should we as a nation mandate voting by our citizens in every election under penalty of law? My election day polling site was ...

  • Vote for Abbott and Kelly June 3

    By Alan C. Routh | May 23, 2014

    To the Editor: In the June 3 Republican Primary Election, Chatham Township voters should seriously consider voting for Kathy Abbott ...

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Livingston Alum Creates a Fund for His Daughter's Olympic Dreams

TUCSON, Ariz. - Kirk Perrini, a 1984 Livingston High School graduate now living in Tucson, Ariz., is looking to his Livingston friends and family to help support his daughter in her longtime dream to ...

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The Eyebrows Have it

“Can I ask you a question? Who does your eyebrows?” I turned and looked at the woman in the aisle at the makeup store who was peering intently at my eyebrows. “Um, I’m ...

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Admit U to College

A Top Ten List of Advice from Admit U Consulting’s Graduating Seniors

​               Start Early!! Visit Schools – even if you think your parents are annoying on campus tours. Buckle Down ...

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Chamber Spotlight

Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce President's Report

The Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce has had a busy spring networking at different Chamber member locations. Our Chamber has grown over the past year due to the interest in our monthly network ...

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Livingston Community Corner

Livingston Fifth Grade and Preschool Students Celebrate Moving Up

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Fifth graders celebrated the year's end with awards assemblies and the traditional “clap outs” on their final day as elementary-school students. The awards ...

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Game On: College Admissions Playbook

College Benefits Research Group Discuss Funding For College

CBRG sheds light on why crowdfunding sites for tuition are not a sustainable option- Figuring out how to pay for college can be a worrisome and stressful task for students and families.

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CPA Q&A

Roy I. Levine

Roy I. Levine is a Certified Public Accountant in New Jersey and New York. Roy received his certification as a Chartered Global Management Accountant in 2012.  He brings more than forty ...

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Golda Och Academy Corner

Golda Och Student Accepted into American Ballet Theatre’s Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School

WEST ORANGE, NJ - For seventh grade Golda Och Academy student Rebecca Casel, balancing a dual curriculum and ballet classes has definitely been keeping her on her toes. This coming year,

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Vacation in Hawaii Over Summer Holiday

World Pass International wishes TAPinto readers a very happy 4th of July! Today we are also excited to tell you about our special in Hawaii at the Wyndham Bali Hai Villas on the Island of ...

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