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Register Now for Teen Classes in Mixed-Media Abstracts

Fri, September 10

Livingston Senior/Community Center, Livingston

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Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 09/10/2021 12:00am 09/11/2021 12:00am America/New_York Register Now for Teen Classes in Mixed-Media Abstracts

Register Now for Teen Classes in Mixed Media Abstracts

$110

Award-winning Roseland artist Evan Stuart Marshall will be teaching an after-school class for teens in mixed-media abstracts for the Livingston Arts Association. Beginners welcome!

Main areas covered:
MIXED-MEDIA ABSTRACT PAINTING
ASSEMBLAGE ART
COLLAGE
ALTERED BOOKS

Also:

Design and composition
Classic abstract ...

204 Hillside Avenue, Classroom #3, Livingston, NJ 07039 Livingston, NJ 07039 true
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Sat, September 11, 8:00 PM

Oakes Center, Summit

The Flip Side - Improv at Vivid

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/11/2021 8:00pm 09/11/2021 10:00pm America/New_York The Flip Side - Improv at Vivid

The Flip Side is Vivid's house improv team, featuring Clark Carmichael, Laura Ekstrand, Noreen Farley, Lulu French, Julian Blake Gordon, Dave Maulbeck, Scott McGowan, David Lee White and Emily Williams.

The only thing predictable about The Flip Side's shows are the laughs! Based on improv techniques created by The Groundlings, Upright Citizens' Brigade and The Magnet, The Flip ...

120 Morris Avenue Summit, NJ 07901
Opera at Florham presents Viva Verismo: Exploring the realness in opera

Sun, September 12, 3:00 PM

St. Margaret's Church, Morristown

Opera at Florham presents Viva Verismo: Exploring ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/12/2021 3:00pm 09/12/2021 6:00pm America/New_York Opera at Florham presents Viva Verismo: Exploring the realness in opera

Join soprano Kirsten Chambers and bass baritone Andrew Richardson at Opera at Florham's season opener, Viva Verismo: Exploring the realness in opera. The program presents operatic selections with relatable story lines reflecting the drama of real life. Reality and truth is revealed in operatic scenes with more realistic behavior than typically seen in dramatic opera.

The singers are ...

6 Sussex Ave Morristown, NJ 07960
Build a Better Salad

Mon, September 13, 1:30 PM

Madison

Build a Better Salad

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Add to My Calendar 09/13/2021 1:30pm 09/13/2021 2:30pm America/New_York Build a Better Salad

Eating a variety of plant-based foods can provide many health benefits, including potentially reducing risk for developing chronic diseases such as cancer, heart disease, and diabetes. Salads can be a delicious and healthy way to enjoy the amazing benefits of plant foods. With the right ingredients, salads can offer a variety of vitamins, minerals, protein, fiber and antioxidants to promote ...

39 Keep Street Madison, NJ 07940
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Sat, September 18, 8:00 PM

Oakes Center , Summit

Middletown by Will Eno - Reading @ Vivid Stage

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/18/2021 8:00pm 09/18/2021 10:00pm America/New_York Middletown by Will Eno - Reading @ Vivid Stage

Middletown is a deeply moving and funny play exploring the universe of a small American town. As a friendship develops between longtime resident John Dodge and new arrival Mary Swanson, the lives of the inhabitants of Middletown intersect in strange and poignant ways in a journey that takes them from the local library to outer space and points between.

Cast:

(the Vivid Stage ...

120 Morris Avenue Summit, NJ 07901
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Wed, September 22, 6:30 PM

Virtual @ Union Public Library, Union

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Add to My Calendar 09/22/2021 6:30pm 09/22/2021 7:45pm America/New_York How to Solve the New York Times Crossword with Wordplay Editor Deb Amlen

Ever been stymied by the devilish clues in a crossword puzzle? Join Deb Amlen, lead columnist and senior editor of the NYTimes' Wordplay, who will show you what those tricky clues are asking you to do, and prove that the crossword is for everyone.

Virtual Union, NJ 07083
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Thu, September 23, 7:00 PM

New Providence

TAPinto Presents: Welcome Back to School Magic ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/23/2021 7:00pm 09/23/2021 8:00pm America/New_York TAPinto Presents: Welcome Back to School Magic Show, Sponsored By Atlantic Health's Children's Hospital

Join us for a Free Welcome Back to School Magic Show on Thursday, September 23 at 7 p.m., featuring "Magic Bob" Richey.

The virtual event is sponsored by Atlantic Health System's Children's Hospital.

To register for the free magic show, please click here.

New Providence, NJ
Girl Scout Introduction Get Together @ Lincoln Park Day Festival

Sat, September 25, 9:15 AM

Lincoln Park

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Add to My Calendar 09/25/2021 9:15am 09/25/2021 4:00pm America/New_York Girl Scout Introduction Get Together @ Lincoln Park Day Festival

It’s time to press play! Come visit us during Lincoln Park Day to discover what Girl Scouting can do. Girls in grades K-12 are invited to try a fun Girl Scout activity and learn more about the Girl Scout Leadership Experience - a collection of engaging, challenging, and fun activities such as earning badges, going on awesome trips, selling cookies, exploring science, getting outdoors, and ...

Main Street & Chapel Hill Road Lincoln Park, NJ 07035
Girl Scout Introduction Get Together @ Rockaway Mall Craft & Vendor Fair

Sat, September 25, 10:00 AM

Rockaway

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Add to My Calendar 09/25/2021 10:00am 09/25/2021 5:00pm America/New_York Girl Scout Introduction Get Together @ Rockaway Mall Craft & Vendor Fair

It’s time to press play! Come visit us at the Rockaway Mall Craft & Vendor Fair and discover what Girl Scouting can do. Girls in grades K-12 are invited to try a fun Girl Scout activity and learn more about the Girl Scout Leadership Experience - a collection of engaging, challenging, and fun activities such as earning badges, going on awesome trips, selling cookies, exploring science, ...

301 Mount Hope Ave Rockaway, NJ 07866
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Sat, September 25, 11:00 AM

Weasel Brook Park, Clifton

Passaic County BBQ Festival

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 09/25/2021 11:00am 09/25/2021 7:00pm America/New_York Passaic County BBQ Festival

On Saturday, September 25th, the County of Passaic, Friends of Passaic County Parks, Inc, and MegaBite Events are hosting a BBQ-themed Food Truck Festival from 11:00 a.m.– 7:00 p.m. at Weasel Brook Park in Clifton, New Jersey.

This event will feature approximately 20 food trucks and vendors to tantalize a variety of taste buds. The delectable offerings can be washed down with Ghost Hawk ...

711 Gregory Avenue Clifton, NJ 07014
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Thu, September 30, 8:00 PM

Oakes Center , Summit

Portrait of the Widow Kinski by Sara Jean ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/30/2021 8:00pm 10/10/2021 2:00pm America/New_York Portrait of the Widow Kinski by Sara Jean Accuardi - MainStage @ Vivid Stage

A promising artist falls into obscurity. Decades later, his widow works tirelessly to find an audience for his neglected work. But the opportunity to finally secure her husband’s legacy forces her to take a hard look at the past and what was left behind.

Cast:

Noreen Farley*

Shabazz Green †

Jason Szamreta* †

Stephanie Windland

Director: Clark ...

120 Morris Avenue Summit, NJ 07901

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Try Eat Clean Bro and Save 10% Off Your Order

September 21, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Looking for an easy and healthy way to eat dinner? Check out Eat Clean Bro, an easy meal prep service delivered right to your door. Use the code BRENNAN8 for 10% off your order.

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Who's Hungry? Freshii Morris Plains Now Offering Freshii Plates

Freshii plates: pairs well with an empty fridge and a hungry stomach

Florham Park Rotary to Host Halloween Dog Parade

September 20, 2021

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - There are plans for some Halloween fun designed for our canine best friends. The Florham Park Rotary along with Pet Supplies Plus will be hosting a Halloween Dog Parade & Costume Contest on Saturday, October 16th.

The parade will take place at the Florham Park Gazebo on the Borough Hall Lawn.  The event will go from 2pm - 5pm and there will be a cost of ...

Remaining September Schedule for The HOPE ONE Van; Will Stop at Fishawack on Sept. 24

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The HOPE ONE van will be making several stops in Morris County this month.

The remaining schedule for September  is as follows:

September 21 - Valley View Chapel in Washinton Township; 6pm - 9pm
September 22 - Netcong Quick Check; 9am - 2pm
September 23 - Rockaway Mall; 10am - 2pm
September 24 - Fishawack in Chatham; 4pm - 7pm
September 25 - College ...

The 6th Annual Out of Darkness Walk will Take Place Saturday Sept 18

CHATHAM, NJ - Community members are invited to fight against suicide by participating in The 6th Annual Out of Darkness Walk.  The walk will take place at 4pm at Cougar Field in Chatham.

"When I was Mayor of Chatham Township I made a concerted effort to increase the awareness of mental illness and suicide prevention" stated former Chatham Mayor Curt Ritter. "My ...

'Out of the Darkness Walk' Closes in on Raising $500,000 for American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

September 19, 2021

CHATHAM, NJ -- Chatham resident Curt Ritter still gets choked up about it when he gives his annual address at the "Out of the Darkness Walk", which was held for the sixth straight year at Cougar Field on Saturday.

The former Chatham Township mayor and the co-chair of what is now the Morris County Out of the Darkness Walk was originally moved to organize the walk more than ...

Theft? Addiction? Discuss public safety concerns with Sheriff Gannon

Safety is on everyone's mind nowadays, and so the Madison Republican Committee is hosting a special event: “Keeping Us Safe: an Informative Evening with Sheriff James Gannon,” on Tuesday, Sept. 28, at 6:30 pm, at The Madison Community House, 25 Cook Ave.

Topics include the sheriff’s role in our community; protecting children through the RSVP program; fentanyl, substance ...

Madison Police Department and Madison First Baptist Church to Host a Block Party Saturday, Sept. 18

MADISON, NJ -  Residents are invited to attend Madison's Block Party on Saturday, September 18 at the Madison Civic Center. The event, hosted by the Madison Police Department and the Madison First Baptist Church will take place from 1pm - 4pm behind the civic center.

"This event reflects the strong relationship between both organizations", said councilwoman Maureen ...

Morris County Hosts "Stigma Free" Events All Week

September 21, 2021

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Morris County Stigma-Free Communities Initiative will be holding daily events this week dealing with mental illness and substance abuse. 

The organization is a county-wide program which aims to eradicate the stigma associated with mental illness and substance use disorders. The events for this week include:

On Tuesday, September 21 from 7-8pm Stigma Free ...

Morris County Hosts "Stigma Free" Events All Week

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Morris County Stigma-Free Communities Initiative will be holding daily events this week dealing with mental illness and substance abuse. 

The organization is a county-wide program which aims to eradicate the stigma associated with mental illness and substance use disorders. The events for this week include:

On Tuesday, September 21 from 7-8pm Stigma Free ...

Madison Mayor Proclaims Hispanic Heritage Month in Madison

MADISON, NJ - Madison Mayor Bob Conley proclaimed Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 Hispanic Heritage Month in Madison. Conley recognized that Hispanic Americans comprise 9.5% of Madison’s population.

 

Read more: Madison Police Department and Madison First Baptist Church to Host a Block Party Saturday, Sept. 18

Read more: Governor Murphy Establishes Wealth Disparity Task ...

Time to Look Forward to an Exciting 2021 New York Jets Season: new coach, new quarterback, and at last, fans.

The New York Jets are back at MetLife Stadium after a one-year hiatus because of COVID-19, and measures are in place to keep game attendees safe.

Fans attended training camp this summer at 1 Jets Drive after virus protocols shut their live access last year. Jets enthusiasts were excited to see the second overall pick of the 2021 NFL Draft, Quarterback (QB) Zach Wilson, interacting with players ...

Newton Woman Charged in Paterson Murder Conspiracy

September 21, 2021

NEWTON, NJ – A Newton woman was arrested last week on murder charges according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s office. Jenna Peselli, 24 was the fifth person to be charged in the conspiracy that led to the murder of 21-year-old Newark resident Jose Figueroa, prosecutor’s office said.

Peselli surrendered to Paterson police on September 13 where she was charged with murder ...

Morris County Man Charged with Insurance Fraud and Theft by Deception in Connection with Alleged Commission Scam

TRENTON, NJ - Justin Radulovich, a Morris County Insurance Producer was indicted for creating fictitious policies in order to reap additional commissions, announced Acting Attorney General Andrew J. Bruck and the Office of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor.

Radulovich, 31 of Rockaway was  indicted on second-degree Insurance Fraud and third-degree Theft by ...

Sparta Schools Require All Volunteers to Be Vaccinated

SPARTA, NJ — All who volunteer their time in the schools, including attending PTO meetings will be required to provide proof being “fully vaccinated” by October 18, 2021 Sparta Superintendent Matthew Beck said in a letter.  Full vaccination status occurs two weeks after the second dose of a two-dose protocol as with Moderna or Pfizer or after having received the shot ...

Sad News From Seton Hall University

September 20, 2021

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — Seton Hall University has shared this letter from the President of the University, Joseph E Nyre, Ph.D. regarding the sudden death of an undergraduate student following a medical emergency in the dormitory.




"Dear Members of the Seton Hall Community, 

It is my sorrowful duty to announce that an undergraduate resident student died today ...

While Woman was Sleeping, Pair of Men Broke in & Robbed Her Say Police in Announcing Arrest

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, NJ -- The Hamilton Township Police Division have announced the arrest of a pair of Hamiltonians suspected of breaking into a woman's residence while she was sleeping.

According to Hamilton Police, at approximately 3:15a.m. on Tuesday, September 14, officers were detailed to a residence on Lincoln Court in Hamilton on suspicion of a home ...

Man Sentenced for Using Drones to Fly Contraband Into Fort Dix Prison

NEWARK, NJ – A former inmate was sentenced today to 43 months in prison for his role in a conspiracy to use drones to smuggle contraband, including cell phones and tobacco, into the federal correctional facility at Fort Dix, and for possessing with intent to distribute heroin and fentanyl, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced on Tuesday. 

Jason Arteaga-Loayza, aka ...

JCPD Hero Catches One-Month-Old Dropped from Balcony

September 19, 2021

JERSEY CITY, NJ - A one-month-old baby is alive Saturday thanks to the quick and heroic actions of a member of the Jersey City Police Department.

According to a tweet by Hudson County Prosecutor Ester Suarez, the man was threatening the one-month old baby by dangling it over the edge of the second floor balcony of a Rose Avenue residence and eventually throwing ...

Remains of Jersey City Soldier Killed in World War II Identified

WASHINGTON, D.C.— The remains of a World War II soldier from Jersey City have finally been identified, according to the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA).

According to accounts, in the fall of 1944, U.S. Army Pvt. Stephen C. Mason was assigned to Headquarters Co., 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division. In an operation called Operation Market Garden, the unit ...

New Jersey Transit Cop Reunites Lost Child with Worried Parents

JERSEY CITY, NJ - An 11-year-old boy from Houston, Texas, who got separated from his parents by accidentally boarding a Tonnelle Avenue bound train at Exchange Place over the weekend was reunited with his family after a NJ Transit K9 Officer and local citizens found him.

K-9 Officer Michael Brown, who took part in a system-wide search for the boy once the parents alerted NJ Transit, ...

Rally to Protect Liberty State Park Set of September 25

September 20, 2021

JERSEY CITY, NJ - In what seems like an endless effort to prevent development from encroaching on Liberty State Park, Friends of the Park will hold another rally on Sept. 25, seeking to get state officials to pass the Liberty State Park Protection Act.

The park has faced serious development threats almost from when it was first established as a state park in the 1970s – although the most ...

Magical Mash-Up 'Arts+Cars' Returns to Streets of Downtown Summit Sept. 19

SUMMIT, NJ - 'Arts + Cars' -- the magical mash-up that combines a juried art show and an arts and crafts emporium with a classic car show -- returns September 19, as the Summit Downtown, Inc. (SDI) and the Hilltop City prepare to host the first large-scale outdoor event since 2019.

Organized cooperatively by the Summit Police Athletic League (PAL), SDI, ...

TAPinto Our First Look at Virgin Voyages 'Scarlet Lady' Ahead of Her MerMaiden Voyage in October

NUTLEY, NJ — Launched just before the pandemic hit a global pause button, Virgin Voyages is finally ready to set sail. The first ship, 'Scarlet Lady,' is in port in New York and our friend Kimberly Anwar of Magic Family Getaways is on board to share the details.

Virgin Voyages is the brainchild of Sir Richard Branson, who gave us Virgin Atlantic airlines. The line is an ...

Madison Area YMCA Recognizes Hispanic Heritage Month

Beginning September 15th till October 15th, Hispanic Heritage month is a time to recognize and celebrate the contributions, diverse cultures, and extensive histories of the American Latinx community. At the Y, we believe our communities are stronger when everyone feels welcome and we work together for the common good

Join the Madison Area YMCA Between Aug. 23 - Sept. 6 and Initiation Fee Will Be Waived

It's time to hit your Fall Goals! Join the Madison Area YMCA between August 23-September 6 and they will waive your initiation fee.

You'll also be entered in a raffle for a FREE month of membership.

Sign up for a membership online, and use code Fall2021 at checkout to waive your initiation fee and automatically enter the raffle.

(coupon code valid only from 8/23-9/6)

Finding the Sweeter Side of Unprecedented Times

In March of 2020, life decided to hand lemons to students across the country and beyond, leaving millions of us in a scramble; we searched far and wide for ingredients needed to make lemonade out of an unforeseen scenario. For most of us, whether we were in the second grade, secondary school, or beyond, the remedy to our anxieties was simple: distraction. Perhaps the first few weeks of quarantine ...

Are you preparing to return to work? NJ TRANSIT is ready for you.

NEW JERSEY — The pandemic resulted in a unique work-from-home model for many New Jersey residents, with a “new normal” evolving as infection rates decline.

While some employers may intend to keep remote work options in place, a growing trend reveals many companies transitioning back to in-person workplaces.

Roadways already show evidence of rush-hour congestion as workers ...

Why Are Stinging Insects So Aggressive in the Fall?

During the early summer months, hornets and yellow jackets rarely come out and sting people. So why do they become so aggressive during the late summer and fall? The reason has to do with how they spend their time in the summer versus what they’re doing in the fall!

The Life of A Stinging Insect

Most stinging insects are social, meaning they start and build a new colony every year ...

Spotted Lanternfly: What You Need to Know

Spotted Lanternflies are a relatively new pest introduced to the New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland areas. First spotted in 2014 in Pennsylvania, the Spotted Lanternfly is an invasive pest causing a threat to trees around your home or business. Read on to learn more about the Spotted Lanternfly with our FAQ and how to protect your home or business from ...

County Waiving All Adoption Fees at Animal Shelter

WESTAMPTON, NJ –The Burlington County Animal Shelter is waiving all adoption fees for dogs and cats for the next 30 days as part of a "clear the shelter" promotion to help find pets loving homes and alleviate a space crunch.

The shelter, located at 35 Academy Drive in Westampton, is currently at capacity due to the normal seasonal lag in adoptions and influx of strays and ...

Sweet Girl, Layla, Needs a Home

Sweet Girl Needs a Home!

LAYLA BARNWELL is a SUPER SWEET bully breed who is around 3 years old and weighs 62 pounds. She was an owner surrender due to no fault of her own. She is a very friendly and sweet girl and loves people. She rode with her foster down South in their Christmas parade. Layla sat on her foster's sons lap the entire time- she LOVES kids!!

Layla's ideal home would ...

Adoption Event on Saturday Aug 28; Come See These Cuties!

We have some new faces arriving this weekend and they will be at our EHR - Roxbury Adoption Center & Thrift Store tomorrow afternoon, 8/28, until 3pm!

Just a reminder, we are closed for private meets until 1pm, but open to walk-ins after that. If you are interested in adopting, please put your application in NOW at www.EHRdogs.org/adopt

All members of the family, including canine, must ...

Immunotherapy Provides More Options in Treatment of Advanced Melanoma

A decade ago, a diagnosis of metastatic melanoma was often tantamount to a death sentence: the five-year survival rate was below 5%. Advances in treatment have vastly altered that narrative. As director of Atlantic Health System’s Atlantic Melanoma Center, I have witnessed the long-term survival rate improve tenfold, and effective treatments continue to be developed.

The Atlantic ...

Easy, Crowd-Pleasing, and Seasonal: 5 Side Dish Recipes for Fall

September brings with it a host of fresh produce: grapes, apples, leeks, brussel sprouts, cauliflower, lettuce, mushrooms, parsnips, and so much more! There are tons of delicious, in-season fruits and veggies ripe for whipping up mouth-watering side dishes. If you’re wondering how you’ll incorporate seasonal produce into your fall meals, here are a few of the best recipes for your ...

Say Goodbye to Summer With a Blowout Bash

As summer wraps up, it’s tempting to transition to cozy fall gatherings right away, but don’t move too quickly! Having a “goodbye summer” party is a great way to celebrate the last fresh, vibrant colors, sounds, and flavors of summer with your friends and family. So pull out the last of your summer décor and try these tips for making the most of your final summer ...

Simple Ways to Take Your Patio to the Next Level

This time of year, patios become an extension of our homes that offer a change of scenery, a breath of fresh air, and a refreshing place to soak up some sun. Enjoying a cup of morning coffee or an evening cocktail on the patio is one of life’s small pleasures, and a beautiful, well-designed patio space makes that experience even more enjoyable.

Patios were an afterthought for a long ...

How To Throw the Perfect Labor Day Barbecue

Labor Day is coming up, meaning it’s time to start planning that end-of-summer barbecue.

Some of us may be out of practice when it comes to throwing parties, but with a few tips and tricks, you can be sure to wow your guests, even if you haven’t entertained since 2019.

Here are a few ideas for an outdoor bash everyone is sure to remember.

Creativity, Accommodation, and Safety ...

How to Ensure Your Furnace Is Ready for Winter’s Cold Nights

The cooler nights of September are the perfect reminder to get your furnace ready for the long winter ahead. Any work on HVAC can be intimidating, and professionals should handle most tasks, but there are steps you can take to keep the heat on this winter.

We’ll look at some ways to prep your furnace for winter and the situations that call for expert help. With some preventive ...

Prep Your Home for Winter With These Easy Fall Tasks

There’s nothing quite like the weather in autumn. With the heat of summer finally breaking, it’s time to start enjoying more time outdoors and keep the windows open. With favorable weather, it’s easy to forget the cold and dark nights of winter looming ahead.

Luckily, there are several steps you can take during the fall to help prepare your home for the harsh conditions of ...

Patchy, Brown Grass? What To Do About Dead Spots In the Yard

Everyone wants a lush green lawn for summer barbecues and romping by children and four-legged friends. So what do you do when your yard starts looking brown or patchy?

Start by identifying the underlying issue behind the dead spots in your grass, and then the repair is pretty straightforward! These lawn care tips will help you recover dead spots and leave your yard looking fresh and ...

Beautiful Landscaping Without So Much Work? 6 Low-Maintenance Landscaping Ideas

Maintaining your landscaping can be exhausting, and no one wants to spend the summer toiling away in the yard. Here are some changes you can make to cut down on maintenance so you can spend your summer afternoons sipping lemonade in the garden instead.

These low-maintenance landscaping ideas are often cost-effective, comparatively easy to maintain, and look absolutely beautiful no matter your ...

7 Tips for Creating a Lasting Fitness Plan

Now that the bulk of the pandemic is behind us, many are looking for ways to get back in their old fitness routine or start a new one. Whether you’re back at the gym or in your home fitness center, here are seven tips for creating a new routine you’ll actually stick to!

Start Slow

When starting a fitness routine, many people make the mistake of taking on more than they are ...

5 Tasty, Healthy Food and Wine Pairings

Light salad or grilled salmon make for delicious dishes perfect for the warm evenings of summer. Plus, those long summer days leave even more time for designing the ideal dinner. The hardest part may not be collecting the recipes or the cooking—and definitely not the eating—but rather finding the perfect wine to drink along with it!

If you’re looking to wow a partner, family, ...

Feeling Stuck? Here Are 5 Ways To Find Motivation

Are you having trouble finding motivation in your life? There may be a change in your daily routine, or you could be going through a stressful time. There are many reasons you may be in a rut and unable to complete even the simplest tasks.

Don’t get down on yourself! Here are a few tips on how to find that inner motivation and complete your to-do lists.

Time Management

The first ...

7 Fruit-Filled Desserts to Try This Summer

The list of crisp, refreshing, fresh fruits that are in season during the warm summer months is a long one. And since you may not want to prepare a rich, chocolatey dessert, why not take advantage of it?

From berry crisps to tarts to cookies and more, below is a list of seven fruity, fun, easy desserts to make this summer that are perfect for any occasion!

Berry Crisp

Crunchy and gooey ...

Movement, Meditation, and Nature: 5 Tips to Alleviate Stress

Stress has a negative impact on our mental and physical health. It can cause various physical ailments like headaches, stomachaches, tight muscles, fatigue, and even high blood pressure. Mentally, stress can make it difficult to concentrate or create memory problems.

But in our busy society run by the pressure of work, family, and the need to do more, how do we alleviate stress?

There are ...

Fall Flavors: Cooking With the Season’s Bounty

With spring and summer on their way out, it’s time to start looking ahead to fall, and one of the best parts of this time of year is cooking with all the great seasonal fruits and vegetables that thrive in these cooler months.

If you’re unsure what’s in season in September or don’t know what to do with the piles of produce-lining grocery store shelves, look no further.

Get Creative and Enjoy The Outdoors With These Summer Crafts

Doing outdoor crafts is a fun way for older adults to be active and stretch their imagination. After spending a long winter indoors, stepping outside to soak up the summer sun and complete some new projects helps you get natural vitamin D and feel a sense of accomplishment. It can also boost your spirits and engage your mind. If you need some ideas, here’s a list of easy outdoor ...

These Vitamins Can Help Older Adults Maintain Good Health

Getting enough essential vitamins and minerals is a vital part of maintaining good health— especially as you age. Changing nutritional needs and dietary restrictions can affect your vitamin intake over time. This makes it challenging to get the nutrients you need to keep your bones and muscles strong and ensure that other body systems are working correctly. To help you stay healthy, ...

Straight Talk: Liberal Ray Lesniak and Conservative Michael Patrick Carroll

Welcome to the first STRAIGHT TALK television show on TAPinto TV. Each show State Senator Ray Lesniak, liberal Democrat, and Assemblyman Michael Patrick Carroll, conservative Republican, take on the tough issues facing the Garden State. They may not always agree. But they will always be nice to each other.

They grade President Joe Biden, Governor Phil Murphy and talk about cannabis ...

The Series of The Six Wives of Henry VIII by Alison Weir

Katherine of Aragon: The True Queen by Alison Weir (Ballantine, 2016)

Anne Boleyn: A King’s Obsession by Alison Weir (Ballantine, 2017)

Jane Seymour: The Haunted Queen by Alison Weir (Ballantine, 2018)

Anne of Kleve: The Princess in the Portrait by Alison Weir (Ballantine, 2019)

Katheryn Howard: The Scandalous Queen by Alison Weir (Ballantine, 2020)

Katherine Parr: the Sixth ...

Community Organizations Launch Free Tutoring for Newark NJ Students This Week

September 13, 2021

NEWARK, NJ---TAPintoTV spoke with Jared Taillefer, the Executive Director of Great Oaks Legacy Charter School, Rev David Jefferson of Metropolitan Baptist Church, and Destiny McFarlane, the Tutorial Manager of the Newark Unites Program, about the Newark Unites Tutoring Program which launches this week.

The Newark Unites Tutoring Center provides free, high dosage tutoring and academic support ...

New Jersey Multicultural Podcast Producer Launches Exclusive Content with Audible

NEWARK, NJ -- Anthony Frasier, CEO of ABF Creative, an audio intelligence-driven production company located in Newark spoke with TAPintoTV’s Brian Brodeur to discuss the company’s body of work in recent years. 

ABF Creative is America’s first and only AI-driven production company and has focused so far on multicultural projects inspired by the diversity of its team.

Special Series on Economic Issues: Living Paycheck to Paycheck in New Jersey

NEW JERSEY -- Although recently ranked as the number one state in the nation in which to live, New Jersey also ranked next-to-last for cost of living and affordability. Economists say that nearly 37% of New Jersey residents are living paycheck to paycheck. TAPintoTV spoke with community leaders and experts to explain and highlight the financial challenges many New Jerseyans face every ...

New Jersey Date Night: Make the Grape Escape to Garden State Wineries

September 18, 2021

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

Thoughts of wine typically take your mind straight to Italy, France or Napa Valley. It’s understandable, but if you want to experience a mind-blowing date filled with beauty and flavor you should start thinking about New Jersey vineyards. 

Our state has many wineries from which to choose and most ...

It’s Apple Picking Season in NJ! How to Pick the Best Apples

NEW JERSEY — September is here, which means it’s apple picking season in the Garden State.

If you’re visiting one of New Jersey’s many pick-your-own farms for apples this season, use these tips to come home with the very best fruit:

First, get to know the varieties you’re picking. The color of a ripe apple will depend on that variety, so find out from the farm ...

A Guide to Foods You’ll Find at NJ’s Italian Festivals

NEW JERSEY — Italian festivals are a long-held tradition in the Garden State. The celebrations, often fundraisers for the local church or other organizations, usually include rides, games of skill, entertainment and tons of freshly made food.

MORE: Where Did Our Favorite Foods From New Jersey’s Italian Festivals Come From?

While well-known Italian-American foods like ...

COVID Home Buyer Regret...Does it Exist?

August 19, 2021

It's no secret that the COVID real estate market has been a wild ride for buyers! Are buyers who purchased homes in the past year now experiencing buyer regret? The answer for some is yes.

When making an investment in the stock market for $750,000, you thoroughly evaluate your investment options and surely don't invest hastily. The same principle should be applied when making ...

Expert Offers Tips for Sellers in Hot Real Estate Market

Lantern Hill Personal Moving Consultant Alli Krug provides tips for successful home sale.

There is no doubt, the U.S. housing market is booming. In April, 47% of U.S. homes were on the market for less than a week before going pending. More than three quarters (76%) were on the market less than a month. That trend is reflected in New Jersey, where according to New Jersey Realtors, the ...