Negotiating in the Gap: Women, Pay Equity, and the Power of Negotiation

Dynamic discussion on gender pay gap and negotiation skills for womenpdf. Outstanding panelists and award-winning training: March 2, 7:30. Free; register at https://www.volunteersignup.org/FQ48E

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Dynamic discussion on gender pay gap and negotiation skills for women. Outstanding panelists and award-winning training: March 2, 7:30. Free; register at https://www.volunteersignup.org/FQ48E

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Get these gifts at GLAZE Salon to make the mom in your life happy

April 14, 2021

LAFCO New York Candles and Infusers are 20% off when you mention TAPinto Chatham!

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New Items are In at New Leaf Consignment!

Check out this beautiful halter dress by Cleobella at NEW LEAF! Paired with a statement necklace for your next spring occasion! Cleobella Dress, SZ XL, $80 Statement Necklace, $12

Check out more items at www.newleafconsignment.com

New Leaf Consignment is located at 16 Park Avenue in Madison

Free Earth Day Event: 'Climate Chutzpah: The Jewish Response to Climate Change'

April 16, 2021

Betsy Rosenberg, an award-winning national broadcast journalist and a green media trailblazer, will present a fascinating Earth Day program titled "Climate Chutzpah: The Jewish Response to Climate Change," on Monday, April 19, at 7 p.m., via Zoom.

The program, which is sponsored by National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW), West Morris Section, is free and open to the public. The event ...

Morris County's Pathways to History Guided Tour includes Morristown Locations; May 1 & 2

Morris County will be offering a FREE premier self-guided weekend tour of museums and historic sites called  "The Pathways of History" on May 1st and 2nd. The tour will include over 20 museums, historical societies and sites, eight of which are new this year. 

The county will be split in half with the eastern half of the county offering its ...

Macculloch Hall Presents "Storytime: Guess & Go Facebook Live"

In the 1800s, the Macculloch family used handmade quilts and wore handmade clothes. Whenever possible, they passed down their clothes or adapted old clothes into newer styles.

Join Macculloch Hall at noon on Facebook Live from the Macculloch Bedroom. We will read Tony Johnston’s “The Quilt Story” and Boni Ashburn’s “I Had a Favorite Dress” to learn ...

Local School District Now Hiring Bus Drivers

April 16, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris School District is looking for bus drivers. Anyone interested is encouraged to call the Transportation Department at the Morris School District at 973-292-2066.

Class B with P,S, and Air Brake endorsement is required. Pay is $30 per hour plus family benefits.

 

Read more: Boy Scouts Hike the Scenic Appalachian Trail

Read more: Diaper ...

Summer Camp Registration is Open at METC

Madison, NJ – Summer is just around the corner and registration for the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts (METC) Summer Camp is now open! Our interactive and hands-on summer camps use the museum’s exhibits, collection and building as inspiration for a wide range of art and history-based one and two day camps in July and August. Each of the camps run from 10am – 2pm. Visit our ...

COVID Funeral Assistance Program Now Open

COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Program is now open and will continue through the foreseeable future.

Under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act and the American Rescue Plan Act, FEMA will now provide assistance for funeral expenses incurred after January 20, 2020 for someone who died of Covid-19 or coronavirus-related causes. The program is an opportunity for ...

American Sign Language Interpreters Available at COVID-19 Vaccine Megasites

April 15, 2021

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Individuals Can Access Interpreters During Vaccination at the Six Megasites

(TRENTON) – The Murphy Administration today announced that deaf and hard of hearing individuals are able to ask for an American Sign Language interpreter when receiving a COVID-19 vaccine at the state’s six vaccine megasites to assist with communication access during the vaccination ...

Chatham Native Kenny Introduces New Tool to Combat Alzheimer’s; 'BrainGuide' Platform Now Available

CHATHAM, NJ - As the war against COVID-19 still rages on, other health experts are fighting new battles against other disease forces. This includes Chatham native Brooks Kenny who has been leading UsAgainstAlzheimer’s for women’s brain health. Most recently, Kenny and her team have created a new tool to achieve this goal.

“This project is the highlight of my career,” ...

Preventing Dating Violence Free Seminar For Teens 14-18

MORRISTOWN, NJ - An online Dating Violence Prevention Seminar for teens, ages 14-18 will take place April 13. The event is sponsored  by Morristown and Morris Township Library in partnership with the Junior League of Morristown and JBWS.

Research indicates that 1 in 3 high school students will be involved in a dating abuse relationship, stated organizers.

Teens and parents will ...

Share the Madison YMCA with a Friend; Join in April and Receive 3 Free Guest Passes

It's not too late to share the Y with a friend! Join us during the month of April and receive 3 FREE Guest Passes! (Must have not held an active Madison Area YMCA membership since 1/1/2020)

Madison Library Offering a "Blind Date with Book"

MADISON, NJ - Valentine's Day is here so of course we have Blind Date with a Book! Stop by our Courtyard Browsing and go on a blind date!

The Madison Library Offers an Organic Vegetable Gardening Program- VIRTUAL

The Madison Library will be hosting a virtual event on Organic Gardening Practices on April 5, 2021. The program will be presented via Zoom.

Those interested in organic gardening practices will benefit from this presentation.  This talk will address the key issues and choices in planning, planting and caring for your garden or community garden plot with emphasis on organic gardening ...

Hope - The Three Legged Dog is Looking for a Forever Home

Hope Barnwell is a very calm and loving 50 lb., 4-year-old, Shepherd/cattle dog mix. She moves very well as a tripod, with her front right leg missing just below the elbow. While we do not know her history before being rescued, we do know that she is house-trained and is good with other dogs!

Hope ADORES older children and is super patient with them, but the energy & noise of young ...

Prancer: The Best Pet Adoption Request Ever?

MIDDLETOWN, NJ -  This a story about Prancer. He's a bit angry. However, he needs a little love and maybe it's going to come from you. Regardless, Prancer is helping the great work at The Second Chance Pet Adoption League - they are a place to check out, so you can rescue a furry friend. You can find them right here on Facebook Groups.

This story and is sure to ...

Atlantic Health System Oncologist Explores Role of Vitamin D in Treating Colorectal Cancer

Can vitamin D effectively treat colorectal cancer that has spread in the body? The answer is, we don’t know, but preliminary research has shown some promise.

Atlantic Health System is part of a nationwide phase 3 study on vitamin D’s impact in treating patients with stage 4 colorectal cancer. It will involve more than 1,000 patients enrolled through the spring of 2022. Participants ...

Cancer Screenings: The Time is Now

Don’t delay getting your annual physical and routine health screenings.

This includes vaccinations, blood work, colonoscopies, skin cancer screening, mammograms, pap smears, prostate exams, lung cancer screenings and more.

Nothing should ever keep you from taking care of your health, and that includes the COVID pandemic. 

Across the country, there has been a dramatic decrease ...

What, if anything, should Trenton be doing to ensure that all New Jersey counties rank highly when it comes to health? 

This has been an unprecedented time in public health in the Garden State: Obamacare celebrates its tenth anniversary. COVID19 spread widely across New Jersey, with a recent uptick in reported cases. Many are still without adequate health coverage.  New Jersey ranks #35 in terms of obesity in the nation and #12 in terms of aging population.

The annual ranking of ...

Learn How Artificial Intelligence and Decision Intelligence is your Key to Safe Re-Openings

Many schools and businesses are still struggling to get people to feel safe enough to come back to inside their buildings.  Yet returning to in person gatherings is an important driver for a successful economic post-COVID rebound.

Smartscreen LLC is hosting a free webinar on utilizing artificial intelligence and decision intelligence to open your buildings, schools and ...

East Hanover Police's Help Leads to Sentencing of Grandparent Scammer

April 12, 2021

EAST HANOVER,NJ - The East Hanover Police where instrumental in bringing a Bronx New York man sentenced to state prison for stealing a total of $142,900 from older adults throughout New Jersey using a "grandparent scam".

From the news release:

Osvaldo Thomas, 41, of the Bronx, N.Y., was sentenced today to five years in state prison by Superior Court Judge Thomas J. Buck in ...

East Hanover's Costco Offers COVID Vaccines

EAST HANOVER, NJ - The Costco on Rt. 10 in East Hanover is now offering vaccines for COVID to the public.

Costco just opened their portal for COVID vaccinations and is offering the Moderna vaccine.

You can schedule an appointment by clicking here. 

Roxbury OKs Adding Extra Stores to Shops at Ledgewood Commons

ROXBURY, NJ — A new building to be built at The Shops at Ledgewood Commons will have more retailers than originally anticipated.

The proposed 10,000-square-foot structure, to be built near the Red Lobster restaurant — will have five separate storefronts instead of the three shown in initial plans.

The Roxbury Planning Board, on Tuesday, gave unanimous approval to ...

“He Had A Kind Soul:” Nurse Donated Her Kidney To Man She Learned About on Social Media

April 17, 2021

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Late one night, Brunna Martins was scrolling through Facebook when she came upon a plea from a City of Coral Springs employee who was looking for a kidney donor.

Something about the man’s eyes spoke to the Fort Lauderdale pediatric nurse.

“He had a kind soul,” she said.

And just like that, Martins, 36, decided to offer the 59-year-old father ...

Scotch Plains Author Robert Constant's 'Hello Grandma!' Wins Literary Award for Children's Books

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- "I totally forgot I submitted. I was in shock when I won!"

Scotch Plains-based author Robert Constant's marketing plan for his latest children's book was derailed by COVID, but a recent award is giving his book new life. 

Hello Grandma!, Constant's second children book recently was named the Bronze/Third Place winner in the 2021 Feathered ...

Army Veteran's Generosity Would Help Homeless Vets.

BARNEGAT, NJ – A United States Army veteran plans to donate 36 acres of land on Route 72 in Barnegat to set up transitional housing for homeless vets.

Martin Weber and his late partner, Jeff Poissant, purchased the property in October 1994. Weber attributes Poissant’s death a few years ago to delays in receiving medical care from the Veteran’s Administration.

“Our ...

Paterson Firefighters Make Nighttime Rescue of Man at Base of Great Falls

April 19, 2021

PATERSON, NJ - The recent reinvestment into Rescue operations, including the purchase of all new rescue rope and hardware, was put to good use early Sunday as members of the Paterson Fire Department saved a man in distress on a rocky island in the base of the Great Falls. 

"Our Technical Rescue expertise was on display,” Fire Chief Brian McDermott said in a statement that ...

Port Authority Commences $84M Renovation Project at Newark Liberty Airport 

NEWARK, NJ – The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey kicked off an $84.2 million capital project this week to renovate and upgrade one of Newark Liberty International Airport’s major runways. 

The project is planned to generate more than $144 million in economic activity for the region and create 783 total jobs. The revamped 4R-22L runway at Newark Liberty will feature ...

Cyber Attack Shuts Down Hillsborough School System Computer Network

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - A cyber attack shut down the entire township school system on Monday with local and federal investigators working to pinpoint the source and what, if any damage has been caused to the computer network which is utilized by thousands of students, teachers and support staff daily.

Classes were conducted on a virtual basis Tuesday, with staff and students using their ...

The NJ Real Estate Market Shows No Signs of Slowing Down Making it a Perfect Time to Check out Morristown!

April 19, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The New Jersey real estate market is at a high, with urban dwellers seeking the peaceful calm of suburban life.  While the rest of the state economy slowly returns to pre-pandemic levels, the New Jersey real estate market reportedly experienced “a year we’ve not seen before” with no immediate signs of slowing, according to real estate experts.

A true ...

New Jersey Residential Real Estate Experts: This Market Won’t Slow Down Anytime Soon

NEW JERSEY - While the rest of the state economy slowly returns to pre-pandemic levels, the New Jersey real estate market reportedly experienced “a year we’ve not seen before” with no immediate signs of slowing.

Two state real estate experts with national credentials participated in a TAPinto panel discussion Tuesday about the “Current State of the New Jersey Real ...

The Persian Always Meows Twice

The Persian Always Meows Twice: A Cat Groomer Mystery by Eileen Watkins.        (available on Amazon).

 

        Cassie McGlone needs to start over, escape from an abusive ex-boyfriend, and establish a business of her own. An independent woman, Cassie moves to Chadwick, New Jersey (a fictional town somewhere near Morristown) ...

Outdoor Concert – Music of the American Colonies – April 24 – Farmstead Arts Center

April 14, 2021

Step back in time and spend an afternoon outdoors at the Farmstead enjoying the “Music of the American Colonies”

On Saturday, April 24 at 2 PM, Farmstead Arts will present Anne & Ridley Enslow in a concert of colonial music on the grounds of Farmstead Arts at 450 King George Road, Basking Ridge, New Jersey.

Tickets: $20 general admission, $18 for Seniors/Farmstead Members, ...

VIDEO: Gray Seal Pup from Belmar Released Back to Ocean After Two-Month Recovery

BRIGANTINE, NJ — The gray seal pup found underweight and injured on the Belmar beach in February has been sprung from rehabilitation.

After spending nearly two months at the Marine Mammal Stranding Center — where its feeding instincts kicked in, and it gained some 30 pounds — the four-month old seal waddled its way back into the ocean on April 5 along a quiet Jersey ...

Camden Art Exhibit Offers ‘A New View’ of the City

CAMDEN NJ – Art can affect how we see the world around us.

That’s precisely what sponsors of a new, large-scale city art exhibit hope happens. On Earth Day – April 22 – the city is to unveil six one-of-a-kind, family-friendly art exhibits at various prominent venues.

The six-month exhibits, entitled “A New View,” are sponsored by departing Mayor Frank ...

Talk Jersey to Me: A Guide to the Foods NJ is Famous For

April 19, 2021

NEW JERSEY — From disco fries to tomato pies, the Garden State is home to some unique foods. Do you know the definitions of these special dishes New Jersey has to offer?

Beefsteak: Go to a traditional beefsteak banquet for sliced grilled beef served on slices of bread, French fries and beer, all served communal style.

Deep-Fried Hot Dogs: Open wide for a hot Texas ...

10 No-Fuss Cocktails to Make at Home with 3 Ingredients or Less

A tropical drink with three types of rum, two kinds of freshly squeezed juice and a garnish that resembles a fruit salad? That’s great if a bartender is making it for us.

When it comes to a cocktail in the comfort of our own home, sometimes we just want something simple. Something that doesn’t require washing out the blender when we’re done.

With that in mind, here are 10 ...

International Barbershop Quartet Day: Music Director Deke Sharon and New Jersey's Gimme Four

April 11, 2021

WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- In honor of International Barbershop Quartet Day, TAPintoTV looks back at our conversations with Will Downey, member of New Jersey's #1 barbershop quartet, Gimme Four, and award-winning Musical Director and Producer, Deke Sharon.

Gimme Four is an International Semifinalist barbershop quartet based in Caldwell, New Jersey. Group members Paul Franek, Dave Ammirata, Will ...

Pediatric Chiropractic Treatments Support Overall Children's Health and Wellness

CLIFTON, NJ -- Dr. Michael Magwood, family chiropractor and founder of Pure Balance Center, spoke with TAPintoTV about his work with babies and children. As part of his practice, Magwood works with people of all ages, including younger children and infants. 

Magwood often consults with new parents about trauma their child may have experienced at birth to determine a course of treatment.

NJ Actress and Co-Producer Premieres Thriller Set in 70s New York at the 2021 Garden State Film Festival

ASBURY PARK, NJ -- Heather Brittain O’Scanlon spoke to TAPintoTV’s Executive Producer, Brian Brodeur, about her latest film, which premiered at this year’s Garden State Film Festival. O’Scanlon is the leading actress and co-producer of “Victim No. 6,” the latest production from SOS Productions.

In the film, a woman meets a random person at a New York bar, ...

What Autism Awareness Month Means To Me 

April 16, 2021

April is National Autism Awareness Month which means it is the right time to talk about Autism, the Autism Spectrum, and what it actually means. As of 2016, 1 out of every 54 children in the United States has been diagnosed as having an autistic spectrum disorder (ASD).  

This matters to me because I am one of those on the spectrum. Specifically, I have what is informally described as ...

How to Battle Depression, Anxiety, and Suicidal Thoughts During the Pandemic

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted just about every aspect of life: shutting down businesses, closing schools, instituting remote learning, limiting social interactions, and preventing activities, such as sports, from taking place. While government leaders and the CDC report on the physical toll the pandemic is having, COVID is having a serious impact on mental ...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Drug Prices are Draining Our Families, Time for Trenton to Step Up

April 19, 2021

Prescription drug prices are too high, any New Jerseyan can tell you that. This was true before the global Coronavirus pandemic, during the pandemic, and without action from our leaders it will still be true after. That countless families must struggle to afford basic life-saving medication is a tragedy. The New Jersey Legislature must pass A2418/S1066 to lower drug prices.

One of the most ...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Biden Steps Up on Gun Violence Prevention, Now Senators Must Act

Since the Covid-19 pandemic began, there has been an unprecedented surge in both firearm sales and gun violence. 

Recent economic stress combined with social isolation has intensified the crisis and further highlighted weaknesses in our existing gun safety laws. 

However, gun violence survivors and activists now have reason to be hopeful.

On Thursday, April 8, President Biden ...

Meghan Hunscher of Morris County Chamber named a Woman of Influence by ROI-NJ

Meghan Hunscher, president of the Morris County Chamber of Commerce, has been named to the 2021 ROI Influencers: Women in Business list, issued by the media outlet ROI-NJ. Hunscher was named to the Organizations and Associations category.

 

The ROI Influencers: Women in Business list recognizes women who play a significant role in shaping the New Jersey business ...

Looking to Market Your Business? TAPinto Has A Marketing Platform that Can Set You On The Path to Success

There are three key aspects to consider when building your brand and its reputation: Strategy, Identity and Marketing.  Here at TAPinto, our marketing program can set you on the path to success in all three categories.

https://www.tapinto.net/towns/westfield/columns/tapinto-insider/articles/building-your-brand-with-tapinto

Morris County Chamber of Commerce releases directory and relocation guide to promote region

The Morris County Chamber of Commerce has released its Annual Directory and Relocation Guide, an online publication that showcases the county as a destination place for homebuyers and businesses looking to relocate from another part of New Jersey or from out of state.

The directory and guide are available at https://chambervu.com/morris21.

In her welcome column, chamber president Meghan ...