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Jazz Family Concert with Jane Stuart Music

Tue, December 10, 6:30 PM

Madison

Jazz Family Concert with Jane Stuart Music

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Add to My Calendar 12/10/2019 6:30pm 12/10/2019 8:30pm America/New_York Jazz Family Concert with Jane Stuart Music

Join us for a holiday event full of music, crafts and fun. Jane Stuart music will be performing with her band.

Kids holiday crafts begin at 6:30pm.

Concert begins at 7:00pm.

Please register: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=1689&EventID=393106&PK=

39 Keep Street Madison, NJ 07940
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Fri, December 13, 7:30 PM

Renaissance Church, Summit

Christmas Concert

Arts & Entertainment Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 12/13/2019 7:30pm 12/13/2019 9:00pm America/New_York Christmas Concert

Renaissance Church Presents Christmas at the Summit Opera House

Join us as we celebrate 15 years in the historic Summit Opera House. A “must-see” event, the Christmas Concerts will wow you and get you in the spirit of Christmas like never before! The extraordinary concert includes performances by the rock and pop band of Renaissance Church, all local and New York City performing ...

2 Kent Place Blvd Summit, NJ 07901
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Sat, December 14, 3:30 PM

Renaissance Church, Summit

Christmas Concert

Arts & Entertainment Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 12/14/2019 3:30pm 12/14/2019 5:00pm America/New_York Christmas Concert

Renaissance Church Presents Christmas at the Summit Opera House

Join us as we celebrate 15 years in the historic Summit Opera House. A “must-see” event, the Christmas Concerts will wow you and get you in the spirit of Christmas like never before! The extraordinary concert includes performances by the rock and pop band of Renaissance Church, all local and New York City performing ...

2 Kent Place Blvd Summit, NJ 07901
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Sat, December 14, 7:30 PM

Renaissance Church, Summit

Christmas Concert

Arts & Entertainment Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 12/14/2019 7:30pm 12/14/2019 9:00pm America/New_York Christmas Concert

Renaissance Church Presents Christmas at the Summit Opera House

Join us as we celebrate 15 years in the historic Summit Opera House. A “must-see” event, the Christmas Concerts will wow you and get you in the spirit of Christmas like never before! The extraordinary concert includes performances by the rock and pop band of Renaissance Church, all local and New York City performing ...

2 Kent Place Blvd Summit, NJ 07901
METC Architecture Tour

Sun, December 15, 1:30 PM

Museum of Early Trades and Crafts, Madison

METC Architecture Tour

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 12/15/2019 1:30pm 12/15/2019 2:30pm America/New_York METC Architecture Tour

You asked for it! METC's Architecture Tour is back by popular demand! Docent and architectural historian Alison Grenier-Poupel will lead an interior and exterior tour of Morris County’s most magnificent building. Built as a library in 1899, it was given to the residents of Madison by Gilded Age millionaire D. Willis James, and is on the National Register of Historic Places. Alison is a ...

9 Main Street Madison, NJ 07940
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Sun, December 15, 3:30 PM

Renaissance Church, Summit

Christmas Concert

Arts & Entertainment Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 12/15/2019 3:30pm 12/15/2019 5:00pm America/New_York Christmas Concert

Renaissance Church Presents Christmas at the Summit Opera House

Join us as we celebrate 15 years in the historic Summit Opera House. A “must-see” event, the Christmas Concerts will wow you and get you in the spirit of Christmas like never before! The extraordinary concert includes performances by the rock and pop band of Renaissance Church, all local and New York City performing ...

2 Kent Place Blvd Summit, NJ 07901
Holiday Concert featuring The Westfield High School Chorale

Sun, December 15, 4:00 PM

Saint Joseph's Catholic Church, Maplewood

Holiday Concert featuring The Westfield High ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 12/15/2019 4:00pm 12/15/2019 6:00pm America/New_York Holiday Concert featuring The Westfield High School Chorale

MAPLEWOOD GLEE CLUB GOES HOLLYWOOD FOR THE HOLIDAYS

Lights! Camera! Holiday! That’s the title of the Maplewood Glee Club’s upcoming December concert – a holiday collection of favorite songs from movies and TV.

“We love this theme because we get to do everything from White Christmas, Charlie Brown, and the Grinch to personal favorites from Love Actually and ...

767 Prospect Street Maplewood, NJ 07040
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Sun, December 15, 7:30 PM

Renaissance Church, Summit

Christmas Concert

Arts & Entertainment Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 12/15/2019 7:30pm 12/15/2019 9:00pm America/New_York Christmas Concert

Renaissance Church Presents Christmas at the Summit Opera House

Join us as we celebrate 15 years in the historic Summit Opera House. A “must-see” event, the Christmas Concerts will wow you and get you in the spirit of Christmas like never before! The extraordinary concert includes performances by the rock and pop band of Renaissance Church, all local and New York City performing ...

2 Kent Place Blvd Summit, NJ 07901

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Madison Coldwell Bank Residential Brokerage Team sponsors the 2019 Madison Loyalty Reward Card

November 20, 2019

MADISON, NJ - The 2019 Madison Loyalty Rewards Card, sponsored by Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, 49 Main St., is available for purchase and is a wonderful gift for anyone, including teachers, coaches and babysitters. 

The card offers a whole year's worth of savings.   

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Milestones

Mazel Tov to Meg and Jack on becoming B'nai Mitzvah

December 6, 2019

Mazel Tov to Meg and Jack Lynn who became B'nai Mitzvah on November 16, 2019.  Meg and Jack and their family are proud members of MAKOMnj.  Services were conducted by Rabbi Ellie Miller.

Free Event in Madison: Seed: The Untold Story (Film and Talk)

December 9, 2019

MADISON, NJ - Tonight the Madison Public Library will host a free event for all community members. The event, titled Seed: the Untold Story (Film and Talk) will take place at 6:30 pm at the Madison Library.

This documentary follows passionate seed keepers who are protecting a 12,000 year-old food legacy. The community is invited to watch the movie followed by a group discussion moderated ...

Dont Forget: Madison Holiday Market; Thursday from 2-6pm

MADISON, NJ -  The Madison Downtown Development Commission presents the first season of the Madison Holiday Market. The Market, located at the Madison Community Arts Center, 10 Kings Road will run from Thursday, November 7 thru Thursday, December 19 (No Market on Thanksgiving). Market hours will be 2:00 – 6:00.

Vendors include: Vacchiano Farm, Garden Goat Shop, The Farmer & ...

"Merry & Bright" Christmas Concert at Community Church, Short Hills

Welcome the spirit of Christmas at Community Church, Short Hills with “Merry & Bright,” a Christmas Concert presented by contemporary artist Sandi Joy & Friends on Saturday, December 7 at 7:30pm. “Merry & Bright” is a musical journey through the magic of the Christmas season, featuring a variety of holiday music from traditional favorites to country, jazz, ...

Madison University Hosts 15th Annual Winter Festival Concert

December 9, 2019

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - The Fairleigh Dickinson University and Schools of the Arts at Fairleigh Dickinson University is hosting their 15th Annual Winter Festival Concert, tonight, Monday December 9 at 7:30pm at the Dreyfuss Theatre in Florham Park.

The concert will feature a wide variety of classical, popular and seasonal favorites.  The performers will include the FDU’s ...

Holiday Cookie Swap in Madison

MADISON, NJ - Community members are invited to the Holiday Cookie Sway on Thursday, December 19, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at the Madison Civic Center.
RSVP by December 17 to Carmela or Helene at (973) 593-3095. 
Please bring three dozen of your favorite homemade cookies.
Specific Details:
• All cookies should be homemade, but store bought is perfectly fine
• Please avoid plain ...

For Sale: Madison Chamber Offers 2019 Holiday Ornament

MADISON, NJ - Celebrate Madison at the holidays with the limited edition ornament, presented by the Madison Area Chamber of Commerce.

 

The jade crystal beveled ornament is round and etched with an image of Madison's historic James Building which is home to The Museum of Early Trades & Crafts. Each ornament is inscribed with the year 1969 which is the year the ...

Holiday Tree Lighting and Santa - TONIGHT!

December 7, 2019

Come to the Holiday Tree lighting tonight 5-7pm at Reasoner Park to get into the holiday spirit!

Santa, hot chocolate and other treats, holiday carols, Ready to Paint is offering FREE Sparkly Snowflake Ornament Painting for the kiddos to paint that they can take home as a keepsake at tonight's tree lighting and more!

See the flyer for more details.

Free Rabies Clinic In Madison This Saturday Dec. 7

MADISON, NJ - Does your cat or dog need and updated rabies vaccine? Madison residents are invited to take advantage of a free rabies clinic on Saturday, December 7 from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. (noon) at the Department of Public Works Garage.

There is no pre-registration required for this clinic. 

The Department of Public Works Garage is located at 34 John Ave in ...

Madison Residents Invited to Enjoy the Annual Gingerbread Wonderland

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -   What event lasts 9 days and brings in over 12,000 people? If you guessed the Gingerbread Wonderland, you would be correct! The 27th Annual Gingerbread Wonderland at Frelinghuysen Arboretum is a candy lovers dream.  The incredible masterpieces can be viewed from Friday December 6  through Sunday December 15. There is also a Craft Show on ...

Mom Joins Daughters in Learning to Swim at the Y

Silvia now swims with her family. That might not sound like big news—but it is. The wife and mother of two didn’t know how to swim and was afraid of the water. One thing Silvia was determined to make sure of as a result? Her daughters Lupe and Luci would learn how to swim. And they did. From the age of 4, both girls took swim lessons at the Madison Area YMCA when they were in ...

Crafter's Cafe at the Madison Library

Drop in and enjoy some of the crafting we have done throughout the year! Painting, beading, and other library classics. Snack will be served with our smorgasbord of crafting.

The event takes place at the Madison Library, located at  39 Keep Streetat 2pm- 4pm on December 30

Free Event: In Conversation with Julie Maloney and MaryAnn McFadden

MADISON, NJ - Madison residents are invited to a conversation with Julie Maloney and MaryAnn McFadden at the Madison Library on Tuesday October 29 at 7pm. 

Julie Maloney and MaryAnn McFadden, both novelists and writing partners, will have a conversation including topics such as their book, what it's like to be writing "partners” and navigating the writing process and the ...

GoFundMe Site Started to Help Parsippany Family Who Lost Everything in Fire

December 8, 2019

PARSIPPANY, NJ - A tragic loss to the family of a Parsippany Hills Band student occurred on December 5th when a fire destroyed their family home and personal belongings. 

PHHS Band student William Elvin and his family were the victims of a fire that was under control but then rekindled in the attic during the early evening of December 5th.

A GoFundMe site has been set up to help ...

Morristown Happenings: Things to do this Weekend in Morristown; Dec. 6 - Dec. 8

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Here's what's on TAP this weekend in Morristown! So much to do and see! Have a great weekend everyone!

Friday December 6

Morristown Climate Strike; Morristown Town Hall; 10am

Gingerbread Wonderland; Frelinghuysen Arboretum; 10am - 7:30pm

Friday Films Rocketman (R), Morris County Library; 2pm

Christmas Festival on the Green; Santa House; 3pm - ...

13 Year-Old Boy Identified As Person Who Made Threats Against Linden Middle School

December 9, 2019

LINDEN, NJ - According to authorities, a 13-year-old Linden boy is responsible for making threats against students a McManus Middle School in Linden.

The threat was posted on the multimedia messaging app Snapchat, and is believed to be related to a similar threat made on Friday.

"Each and everyday parents trust us to protect the most valuable people in their lives, and we do not ...

Essex County Sheriff's Department Cuts K-9 Jobs

ESSEX, COUNTY, NJ — Five furry Essex County officers will find themselves without a job in the new year, according to the Sheriff’s Department.

Due to budget demands, Essex County will disband its K-9 unit and will enter into a new shared services agreement with other law enforcement agencies starting in January 2020. The supporting agencies will provide the same level of service ...

Zombie by Joyce Carol Oates

Zombie by Joyce Carol Oates (Harper Collins, 1995)

 

In the study of deviant behavior, there has been a continual debate over what causes people to be evil. Is it their upbringings by parents who abuse them? Or, are sociopaths just born bad? There are all kinds of arguments on both sides of the debate, and many works of literature probe the question. Was Charles Manson born bad, or did ...

Thanksgiving: A Day to Be Thankful for What We Have in New Jersey 

In the 1620s, Pilgrims arrived in the New World seeking sanctuary from the religious persecution they experienced in England. The small number of Pilgrims established s colony in Plymouth, Massachusetts. 

The 1621 Plymouth feast and thanksgiving was prompted by a good harvest, which the Pilgrims celebrated with Native Americans, who helped them pass the last winter by giving them ...

Battleship New Jersey Commemorates Attack on Pearl Harbor

December 6, 2019

CAMDEN, NJ  — A special commemorative ceremony marking the 78th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor took place aboard the Battleship New Jersey on Friday.

The Camden County and Gloucester County Freeholder Boards gathered to commemorate the Dec. 7, 1941 surprise attack against the naval base on Pearl Harbor that led to the United State formally entering into World War ...

New Fun Planned For Roxbury’s Home for the Holidays

The Township of Roxbury has a lot of fun lined up for its 5th annual Home for the Holidays street festival on Saturday, December 7th from 11am to 4pm.  A team of volunteers has been meeting for months and has new entertainment and activities planned for the day.

Main Street in Succasunna will be closed to traffic at Hillside and Hunter streets for this fun holiday block party.  ...

Today and Saturday: Flemington's Food Truck Festival

RARITAN TWP., NJ – Flemington’s Food Truck Festival is happening now through tomorrow, Saturday Nov. 30, at Flemington Car & Truck Country’s Family of Dealerships. So in addition to the 16 brands represented here – with an inventory of more than 6,000 cars and trucks – shoppers can also scoop up their choice of lobster, tacos, burgers, and much, much more.

The ...

She Lost Part of Her Leg. That Didn’t Stop this NJ Soul Food Chef

December 9, 2019

BelleJohns’ Soul Food has found success over the past few years, but things would be different if chef and owner Jewel Domino had believed what her doctors told her a year ago.

Last November, she was hit by a drunk driver, which resulted in her losing the bottom half of her left leg, Domino said. After many surgeries, she learned to manage her pain and walk with a prosthetic. And she did ...

Meadowlands Environmentalist Hackensack Riverkeeper Transforms Polluted NJ Industrial Sites

December 6, 2019

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ -- At this year’s New Jersey League of Municipalities Conference, TAPintoTV spoke with Captain Bill Sheehan of Hackensack Riverkeeper, about his organization and their efforts to revitalize the Hackensack River Watershed. 

Among its missions, Hacksensack Riverkeeper collaborates with planners to ensure that land use decisions reflect science and adhere to all ...

Opinion: California’s New Labor Law is Killing Business – NJ is About to do the Same

November 23, 2019

As a former California resident with many friends still there, I watched with horror as Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) was passed. The bill, which takes effect January 1, 2020, reclassifies many independent contractors as employees. The upside is that some workers in this gig economy will gain employee benefits and other worker protections. The downside is that my California-based freelance writer friends ...

New Jersey Human Services Commissioner Johnson Statement on Trump Administration’s ‘Simply Wrong’ New SNAP Rule

December 5, 2019

New Jersey Human Services Commissioner Carole Johnson released the following statement today on the Trump Administration’s new SNAP rule:

“We are deeply disappointed to see the Trump Administration finalize a rule that will, when fully implemented, threaten food assistance benefits for as many as 12,000 New Jerseyans. 

“New Jersey has been able to use the flexibility ...

Christmas Eve Service at Madison Junior School

December 7, 2019

MADISON, NJ - Celebrate the joy of our Savior’s birth with Renaissance Church. A special day in a special place—join us for Christmas Eve services at Madison Junior School, 4 and 7 pm on Tuesday December 24.

There will be plenty of room to invite friends and family. 

 

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Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce to Join Cerbo’s Parsippany Greenhouses as Volunteers Load Up “Trees for Troops” on Sunday

Parsippany - Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce will join Cerbo’s Parsippany Greenhouses in preparing Christmas trees for delivery to U.S. armed forces and military families through the national “Trees for Troops” program at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019. Operating its 15th year, “Trees for Troops” provides free, farm-grown Christmas trees to armed forces members ...