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Thu, April 15, 6:30 PM

Center for Spiritual Living Morristown - Zoom Class, Morristown

Spiritual Principles and Practices - Zoom class

Education Health & Wellness Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 04/15/2021 6:30pm 04/15/2021 8:30pm America/New_York Spiritual Principles and Practices - Zoom class

Discover practices and methods you can begin using immediately that support your guiding life principles and enable you to achieve the goals you set for yourself.
Learn to use methods like: Mindfulness, Spiritual Coaching, Journaling, Meditation, Visioning, Spiritual Mind Treatment, Silence

Presented by Rev. Jennifer Berkeley revjb18.com
5 Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:30 beginning April 15 on ...

331 MT KEMBLE AVENUE Morristown, NJ 07960
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Mon, April 19, 6:30 PM

Center for Spiritual Living Morristown - Zoom Class, Morristown

Spiritual Principles and Practices - Zoom class

Education Health & Wellness Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 04/19/2021 6:30pm 04/19/2021 8:30pm America/New_York Spiritual Principles and Practices - Zoom class

Discover practices and methods you can begin using immediately that support your guiding life principles and enable you to achieve the goals you set for yourself.
Learn to use methods like: Mindfulness, Spiritual Coaching, Journaling, Meditation, Visioning, Spiritual Mind Treatment, Silence

Presented by Rev. Jennifer Berkeley revjb18.com
5 Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:30 beginning April 15 on ...

331 MT KEMBLE AVENUE Morristown, NJ 07960
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Wed, April 21, 10:00 AM

Zoom Webinar , Chatham

Live Interactive Webinar Featuring Hospice Care

Education Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 04/21/2021 10:00am 04/21/2021 11:00am America/New_York Live Interactive Webinar Featuring Hospice Care

To all caregivers, friends, relatives, and seniors grab a cup of coffee and join us virtually for this essential and informative webinar on Hospice Care. Learn what Hospice Care really means and discover the many benefits it can provide for your loved one and more.

This live interactive Zoom webinar will be held on Wed, Apr. 21 at 10:00am. It's the third of a 4-part series featuring Elder ...

345 Main St. Chatham, NJ 07928

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April 14, 2021

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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

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

April 14, 2021

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 ...

Find the Right Fit: Spring and Summer Programs at the Madison Area YMCA

The Madison Area YMCA invites you to participate in our 10-week Spring Session beginning on Monday, April 12 and our 8-week Summer Session beginning on Monday, June 28 with programs for all ages offered 6 days a week.

With clinics, workshops, intensives and programs for preschoolers through teenagers across Fitness, Gymnastics, Performing Arts, Sports and Y Ninja Gym, there is something for ...

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

Did you know that April is Keep America Beautiful Month? 50 years ago, the Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts of America joined forces with Keep America Beautiful, Inc. to establish Keep America Beautiful Day. Join us for Storytime: Guess & Go today at noon on Facebook live to hear two stories about litter, recycling, and our communities: “The Wartville Wizard” by Don Madden and ...

COVID Funeral Assistance Program Now Open

April 13, 2021

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 ...

The Winners of Madison's Easter Fun Fest are........

Madison, NJ-  The winner's of Madison's Easter Fun Fest, which is hosted by the Madison Area Chamber of Commerce have been announced. 

The lucky Grand Prize winner of the Specialized bicycle was Cedric Asselin. In addition to the bicycle, the family received a beautiful Easter basket and Tulip plant, arranged and donated by Stop & Shop, 133 Main St. They also ...

Madison Cub Scouts Invites Everyone to Adventure Day

All boys and girls in grades K-4 are invited to the Fishawack District Cub Scout Adventure Day on Saturday, April 24 at Lewis Morris Park.

Children and their parents will enjoy two elective adventures from the Cub Scout handbook for their grade.  Kindergarteners will have four adventures since theirs do not take as much time to complete.

The adventures will include:

Lion Scouts (for ...

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

April 14, 2021

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 ...

Madison Theatre Group Returns to Live Productions

EAST HANOVER, NJ - The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey has announced live in-person performances. The theatre group will be reopening their Back Yard Stage in Florham Park, an outdoor venue that will accommodate COVID safety precautions, said the group.

Shakespeare’s perennial favorite, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and the very timely Julius Caesar will be performed ...

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 ...

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 ...

Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter: Adopt Locally, No Need for Pet Nannies

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a large surge in pet adoptions, which has a rather unusual business booming. As travel is difficult for some right now, Pet Nannies help transport across the country, for a fee, of course. Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter has a better solution, adopt locally!

According to the ASPCA, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelters nationwide ...

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 ...

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

April 13, 2021

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 ...

Livingston Women Construct 500 Sandwiches a Week for Newark Food Pantry

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Every week since June, a group of 10-to-15 Livingston women have been making 500 sandwiches to be delivered to the St. Ann’s Church food pantry in Newark with the help of Livingston UNICO members.

The Sandwich Project was co-founded by resident Rita Riccardi, who was informed about the need for sandwiches at St. Ann’s while making them for the summer CCD ...

Cyber Attack Shuts Down Hillsborough School System Computer Network

April 14, 2021

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 ...

Pascrell, Menendez Highlight Student Loan Debt Crisis on Montclair State Campus

Student debt tax relief in American Rescue Plan paves way for federal action

U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) today were joined by students, administrators, and higher education advocates at Montclair State University to highlight the student loan debt crisis. A provision in the American Rescue Plan authored by Pascrell and Menendez paves the way for ...

Wayne PD: Man Accused of Strangling Fast-Food Worker in Fight Over Mask Wearing

WAYNE, NJ — A township man was arrested last week in connection with the strangling of a Burger King employee on Route 23 South, police said.

A fellow employee intervened during the assault and the suspect fled. He was later found and arrested by Wayne Police, according to police.

Detective Captain Dan Daly said video footage from the Burger King security cameras showed two ...

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

April 14, 2021

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 ...

Tune in for to Panel Discussing New Jersey's Real Estate Market and It's Future Outlook

The panel on Tuesday, April 13, will address topics including the impact of the recent influx of people moving to New Jersey, what New Jersey can do to retain residents, how COVID-19 has impacted the New Jersey real estate market and if now is a good time to refinance.  Attendees will have the opportunity to submit questions for the panel, as ...

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 ...

New Jersey Date Night: The Best Brunch Spots

April 11, 2021

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

Most couples are conditioned to think that romance only can be found after 7:30 p.m. on a Friday or Saturday. But those in the know realize that intimate moments aren’t found in only one or two specific windows of time: there are no restrictions on when it can be found.

One Date Night time ...

NJ Restaurants to Customers: Don’t be a No-Show, Especially Now

NEW JERSEY — No-shows have always been an issue for restaurants, but with pandemic restrictions limiting seating, these days the effects can be devastating.

Restaurant owners have a plea for patrons who can’t make their reservations: Just call and cancel.

“In previous years, busy days for us were a logistics challenge,” said Chris Migton, executive chef at Chez ...

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, ...

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

April 10, 2021

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 ...

Lilies are Lovely but Lethal for Cats

NEW JERSEY — As you shop for your Easter flowers this year, keep the safety of your furry family members in mind, especially if you have cats in the house.

Although beautiful, especially during the Easter and Spring seasons, lilies are poisonous and potentially deadly to cats. All species, and parts, of the plant are considered toxic to cats: petals, stems, pollen and water in the vase.

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 ...