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Livingston Native Danielle Santola Assumes Full Ownership of TAPinto Livingston

June 1, 2020

LIVINGSTON, NJ — As of today, Livingston native Danielle Santola is the new franchise owner of TAPinto Livingston after several years of working as a part owner and managing editor for TAPinto Livingston, TAPinto West Orange and TAPinto West Essex.

Santola is a 2010 graduate of Livingston High School with strong ties to the community, as her family has been based in Livingston ...

Livingston Teen's Organization Empowers Girls to Pursue Careers in Technology

LIVINGSTON, NJ — While taking various courses in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), Livingston teen Molly Cantillon and Millburn teen Melanie Herbert recognized a gender gap in technology and entrepreneurship that they aspire to fill through an organization they recently established together.

GirlTechBoss, now a recognized 501©3 non-profit ...

Livingston Resident Named Top Style "Mompreneur" in New Jersey

LIVINGSTON, NJ — In New Jersey Family’s first-ever Mompreneur of the Year contest, which recognizes small businesses owned and operated by New Jersey mom, Livingston mother of three Mona Malhorta was named the winner in the “Style” category for her business, The Millionaires Closet.

Working primarily from her Livingston home, Malhorta works with consignors to ...

Grant Program Established to Help Livingston Businesses Reopen

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Recognizing local businesses as “an important part of [the Livingston] community’s identity,” the Livingston Business Improvement District (BID) recently partnered with the Township of Livingston to support independently owned businesses with the community that have been unexpectedly devastated by the COVID-19 crisis.

Together, the township and the BID ...

Livingston Accountant Explains Why Deceased Individuals Receive Stimulus Checks

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Michael H. Karu, CPA/CFF, senior member at Livingston-based accounting firm Levine, Jacobs & Company, LLC, recently provided much-needed insight on the government sending stimulus checks to deceased individuals.

In the segment, entitled “Coronavirus Stimulus Checks Being Sent To Dead People As Unemployed Americans Await Needed Funds,” Karu spoke with ...

Livingston Business Owner Helps Local Teen Raise $7,000 for Essential Workers

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Like many non-essential stores, Livingston’s Camp Stuff 4 Less was forced to close its doors as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak; but in addition to offering online shopping during the health crisis, owner Lori Stern is also selling homemade face masks in an effort to give back to the community.

Despite facing a potential loss of income due to the closure and ...

Curbside Pick-Up Dinner and Brunch Available at Paper Mill's Carriage House

MILLBURN, NJ — The Carriage House Restaurant, located in the F.M. Kirby Carriage House at Paper Mill Playhouse, proves that the culinary show must go on. Although the theater is dark, Carriage House and Chef Holly Guber are offering curbside pickup for dinners every Wednesday through Sunday as well as brunch on Sundays. 

Chef Guber, now finishing her eighth season with ...

Edison Heating and Cooling Steps Up Safety Measures

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Edison Heating and Cooling, which prides itself on providing state-of-the-art service and safety precautions throughout the year, has stepped up its safety protocols for both customers and employees even more in response to the health crisis that is currently sweeping across New Jersey.

“As a declared essential service, we are continuing to serve ...

Updated List of Livingston Businesses Open for Service Amid Health Crisis

LIVINGSTON, NJ — In addition to the list of Livingston restaurants and eateries offering pickup and delivery services to residents during the statewide quarantine, several other businesses have announced that they remain open for virtual services for the benefit of the community.

The following list, which includes a brief description of services for each business, was provided by ...

Sycamore Living Partners with Atlantic Health System and RWJBarnabas Health, Adds 125 Beds to Treat COVID-19 Patients

EAST HANOVER, NJ -- In response to the Coronavirus pandemic and an anticipated surge of patients in northern New Jersey, Sycamore Living has partnered with Atlantic Health System and RWJBarnabas Health to open a COVID-19 treatment center at its newly completed senior living community at 1 South Ridgedale Ave. in East Hanover.

By making available an additional 125 beds for post-acute patient ...


Power Up Your Content Marketing on TAPinto Livingston

May 15, 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, ...


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Essex County News: Testing Expanded in Effort to Reach Newark’s Immigrant Population

June 3, 2020

NEWARK, NJ — Recognizing its status as one of the areas most affected by the coronavirus, Essex County has expanded its testing to some of Newark’s more hard-to-serve populations this week, including the Ironbound’s immigrant community. 

Assemblywoman Eliana Pintor Marin (D-Newark), who was part of the team that set up a pop-up site in the parking lot of the ...

CareOne: Trust in Our Care

June 3, 2020

During these challenging times, our CareOne family has and always will be there for you. For over 20 years we have been administering first-in-class assisted living, gold standard memory care and award-winning rehab. Now more than ever, you can trust in our care.



Community Conversation: Keeping Kids Healthy & Safe This Summer

Walter Rosenfeld, MD, Chair of Pediatrics at Atlantic Health System’s Goryeb Children's Hospital and medical director of Children's Health at Atlantic Health System sat down recently for a Facebook Live where he shared some important information for parents about what they need to know to keep kids healthy and safe this summer.


Community Conversations: Guiding Patients with Cancer

Join Eric Whitman, MD, medical director of Cancer Care for Atlantic Health System, for a Facebook Live where he will share guidance for patients with cancer as we coexist with COVID-19.

Community Conversations: Keeping Kids Healthy & Safe this Summer

Join Walter Rosenfeld, MD, Medical Director for Children's Health for Atlantic Health System, for a Facebook Live where he will answer your questions about what parents need to know to keep kids healthy and safe this summer.

Coronavirus Pandemic Adds to the Admiration as Hospital Honors Local EMS Members

Overlook Medical Center celebrated the work of the dedicated EMS first responders throughout the communities it serves with awards, gifts and other recognition as part of the national EMS Week, May 18–22.

“The first responders throughout our region have been our steadfast partners through the height of the pandemic, and their collaboration in caring for our patients during this ...

Atlantic Health System Leads Phase 1 Study on CPI-613® (Devimistat), First-in-Class Treatment for Pancreatic Cancer to be Presented at American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2020

Atlantic Health System Cancer Care’s Angela Alistar, MD, medical director of GI medical oncology at Morristown Medical Center and medical director of the Phase 1 Breakthrough Treatment Center, is lead author of a phase 1 study of CPI-613® (devimistat), a unique first-in-class treatment for locally advanced or metastatic pancreatic cancer, in combination with two chemotherapy drugs.

Community Conversations: Is It Safe To Have Surgery?

James C. Wittig, MD, chairman, Orthopedic Surgery, Morristown Medical Center, medical director of Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Oncology and Sarcoma Surgery for Atlantic Health System, joined host Luke Margolis for the latest edition of our Facebook Live event series, Community Conversations. Dr. Wittig shared what our patients need to know before having an important surgery that’s been ...

Other NJ News: More Than 1,500 Gather in Summit to Protest for Racial Equality, Justice

June 3, 2020

SUMMIT, NJ — More than 1,500 citizens from Hilltop City and surrounding towns gathered on Tuesday afternoon at Summit's Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School (LCJSMS) to show their support for the "Black Lives Matter" movement and to set a high bar for respectful, organized ...