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Sun, May 2, 9:00 AM

South Mountain Reservation Reservoir, West Orange

FDR's Spring Walk & Family Fun Day

Education Health & Wellness Other

Add to My Calendar 05/02/2021 9:00am 05/02/2021 12:00pm America/New_York FDR's Spring Walk & Family Fun Day

Join FDR for our third annual Spring Walk & Family Fun Day! Enjoy a beautiful and health-focused day with us as we walk the 1.7 miles track.

We are intending to meet in-person (subject to change) at the South Mountain Reservation Reservoir on Sunday, May 2nd at 9 AM. Together, social distanced, we will walk for a cure for diabetes.

Are you artistic? We're looking for ...

9 Cherry Lane West Orange, NJ 07052

Mon, May 3, 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 05/03/2021 6:30pm 05/03/2021 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
5 Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:30 beginning April 15 on ...

331 MT KEMBLE AVENUE Morristown, NJ 07960
Law & Disability Conference

Wed, May 5, 9:30 AM

A Virtual Event via Zoom, New Brunswick

Law & Disability Conference

Education Health & Wellness Law & Justice

Add to My Calendar 05/05/2021 9:30am 05/05/2021 1:00pm America/New_York Law & Disability Conference

A Free Virtual Event Law & Disability Conference

Please join us for this FREE virtual half-day event focusing on current legal issues relevant to New Jerseyans with disabilities. This popular and informative forum is open to the public, including people with disabilities, family members, caregivers, service professionals and advocates.

The Conference will feature a plenary session and ...

One Constitution Square New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Mon, May 10, 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 05/10/2021 6:30pm 05/10/2021 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
5 Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:30 beginning April 15 on ...

331 MT KEMBLE AVENUE Morristown, NJ 07960

Wed, May 19, 10:00 AM


Interactive Webinar Featuring Memorial Planning

Business & Finance Education Health & Wellness Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 05/19/2021 10:00am 05/19/2021 11:00am America/New_York Interactive Webinar Featuring Memorial Planning

To all caregivers, friends, relatives, adult children, and seniors grab a cup of coffee and join us virtually for this essential and informative webinar on Memorial Planning. Learn about options, how to prepare, and ways to save time and money by planning a funeral or cremation in advance.

This interactive Zoom webinar will be held on Wednesday, May 19 at 10:00am. This is the fourth and final ...

345 Main St. Chatham, NJ 07928

Sat, May 22, 9:15 AM

Richard J. Codey Arena, West Orange

Girls Try Hockey Free

Health & Wellness Sports

Add to My Calendar 05/22/2021 9:15am 05/22/2021 10:00am America/New_York Girls Try Hockey Free

The New Jersey Devils Youth Hockey Club invites girls of all ages to participate in our Try Hockey Free program! Players should bring helmets from home, but we will provide loaner skates.

This program is four sessions and players can attend as few or as many sessions as they want. There is no session on Saturday, May 29 (Memorial Day Weekend).

For more information about additional Try ...

560 Northfield Ave West Orange, NJ 07853

Mon, May 24, 7:00 PM


FDR Annual Educational Meeting

Education Giving Back Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 05/24/2021 7:00pm 05/24/2021 9:00pm America/New_York FDR Annual Educational Meeting

The Foundation for Diabetes Research is holding its Annual Educational Meeting this Monday, May 24th at 7 PM via ZOOM.

We would love for you to join us! Our speakers will be:

Dr. Allison Bayer, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology at the Diabetes Research Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, and

Dr. Alice Tomei, ...

Virtually by Zoom Livingston, NJ 07039

Sat, May 29, 9:15 AM

Richard J. Codey Arena, West Orange

Girls Try Hockey Free

Health & Wellness Sports

Add to My Calendar 05/29/2021 9:15am 05/29/2021 7:15pm America/New_York Girls Try Hockey Free

The New Jersey Devils Youth Hockey Club invites girls of all ages to participate in our Try Hockey Free program! Players should bring helmets from home, but we will provide loaner skates.

This program is four sessions and players can attend as few or as many sessions as they want. There is no session on Saturday, May 29 (Memorial Day Weekend).

For more information about additional Try ...

560 Northfield Ave West Orange, NJ 07853

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October 15, 2021

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Town of Morristown Hosts Veteran Fire Pit Talk; Oct. 27

October 16, 2021

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Veterans are invited to a Veteran Fire Pit Talk on Wednesday, October 27 from 6pm - 7:30pm. The event is for veterans only and will take place at the Morris County Veteran Services Office, located at 540 West Hanover Avenue in Morristown.

Veterans who served in the Vietnam and Afghanistan wars will talk about their time in the service, how they navigate life after service and ...

Far Hills Steeplechase Races Celebrate 100th Anniversary Saturday

FAR HILLS, NJ - After last year's postponement, the Far Hills Race Meeting, New Jersey's renowned steeplechase event, is back and ringing in its centennial year on Saturday, Oct. 16.

In honor of the 100th running, the event will feature exclusive race-day firsts, including purses totaling $400,000, the highest purse size on the steeplechase circuit for ...

Madison Announces Return of Halloween Parade and Magic Show

MADISON, NJ - Madison's 2021 Halloween Parade and Magic Show is scheduled for Saturday, October 30, announced The Madison Area Chamber of Commerce 

Community members are invited to attend a Halloween costume parade followed by a magic show and trick-or-treating in the downtown business area. Trick or Treating will not be permitted before the end of the magic show.

The schedule ...

100th Running of the Far Hills Race Meeting Was One for the Books

October 17, 2021

FAR HILLS, NJ - After a year off due to the pandemic, the 100th running of the Far Hills Race Meeting was one for the books on this unseasonably warm October Saturday. 

Known popularly as "The Hunt," the annual steeplechase event attracts people from all over the Northeast and raises money to support local health care initiatives. Although the event is technically ...

Madison Welcomes New Business to Town; Pedego Madison Opens

MADISON, NJ - Mayor Robert Conley, joined by representatives from Council, the Downtown Development Commission and the Madison Area Chamber of Commerce, welcomed Debbie & Scott Benjamin, owners of Pedego Madison during their ribbon cutting ceremony on October 1.

As part of their Grand Opening, Pedego Madison raised $2,680 for the Interfaith Food Pantry and they raffled off an Element ...

United States Postal Service is Hiring; Free Virtual Job Fair Taking Place Thursday Oct. 14

The United States Postal Service is hiring seasonal and permanent positions; some available immediately. There will be a free virtual job fair on Thursday, October 14 from 12noon - 2pm.

Learn about the employment opportunities. Registration is required.

Madison Area YMCA Announces Teen Scene; Nov. 11

October 17, 2021

Friday night is teen night at the Madison Area YMCA! Pre-registration required one week in advance, no same day registration.

Teens are invited to come for sports, games, teen open swim, dance parties, games in the Teen Center and more!

Members, $5, non-members must pay a $7 entrance fee. No same day registrations. Register today at


Dog Off-Leash Area at Chatham's Shepard Kollock Park Now Fully Enclosed by Fencing

CHATHAM, NJ -- The dog off-leash area at Shepard Kollock Park is now fully enclosed by fencing. The work was completed by the Chatham Borough DPW this past week.

Council member Jocelyn Mathiasen announced the change at the Tuesday night Borough of Chatham Council meeting. Previously, there had not been a fence separating the area from the wooded perimeter. There is also an enclosed entrance ...

Did you get your tickets yet? Mariano Rivera Will be Appearing at Legends Gallery in Chatham

The countdown is on.. On October 23.2021, New York Yankees legend and first ever unanimous Hall Of Famer @marianorivera will be appearing @legendsgallery.

Get your tickets now at or call 973-623-5422. Don’t miss out on Mo’s only area appearance. Hope to see you there!


Chatham Skatepark Committee Proposes Mountainview as Site for New Skatepark During Presentation to Chatham Township Committee

October 16, 2021

CHATHAM, NJ -- Four Chatham mothers of sons who skateboard came before the Chatham Township Committee on Thursday night to make their recommendation that a new skatepark be built outside of the municipal building at 58 Meyersville Rd.

Crystal Paone and Deb Petitjean of Chatham Borough and Chatham Township residents April Kabbash and Rachel Nowkas are the mothers who comprise the ...

Chatham School District Could Stage Vaccination Site for Ages 5 to 11; Hanover Regional to Provide Buses for Chatham Teams

CHATHAM, NJ -- Chatham Superintendent Michael LaSusa said that the district could serve as a vaccination site "if and when" Pfizer's vaccine for ages 5 to 11 is approved, it was reported at the regular meeting of the Board of Education on Monday night.

"I've been in contact with our local departments of health about serving as a vaccination site if and when the ...

Young Man from East Hanover Involved in Motorcycle Accident

EAST HANOVER, NJ - Danny Palma of East Hanover was involved in a tragic major motorcycle accident on September 19th. 

He is currently undergoing surgical procedures in the Westchester Medical Center of NY.  

On Saturday, October 2nd at Bottle Hill Day in Madison, family and friends will rally in support of Danny.

A GoFundMe page has been set up to help the family with ...

Belmar’s New ‘No Knock’ Registry Gives Residents Way to Stop Unwanted Visitors

October 16, 2021

Religious and Political Groups, Annual Fund-Raising Efforts, Trick-or-Treaters Exempt from Rules

BELMAR, NJ — Belmar residents who do not want salespersons, solicitors or canvassers coming to their doors can sign up for the borough’s new “no knock” registry.

By placing a special decal on their front door or window, residents who are on the registry will be alerting ...

Paterson Police Break Up Warehouse Party with Nearly 500 in Attendance, Speziale Says

PATERSON, NJ - Five out-of-towners drew a swift rebuke from Paterson Public Safety Director Jerry Speziale for what he said were their roles in an illegal gathering at a warehouse last Saturday night.

According to Speziale, members of the Paterson Police Department’s Patrol Division were called to 39 Kentucky Avenue on a report of a large fight. Once on scene they found the location to ...

Judge OKs Temporary Restraint Against Public Storage in Scotch Plains

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ — She had to hire an attorney and get a court order to block them, but Scotch Plains resident Mary Jean Murphy was successful Wednesday in preventing Public Storage from tossing away any more of her personal items that were stored at the facility on Route 22. 

The ruling by Judge Robert J. Mega covers Murphy and her husband, but not necessarily the other ...

Newark Symphony Hall Chosen to Host New TV Show 'America’s Big Deal'

October 11, 2021

NEWARK, NJ — A new competition television show is coming to Newark Symphony Hall that will be broadcasted live to viewers across America. 

The New Jersey Motion Picture and Television Commission announced this week that Newark Symphony Hall will be the location for USA Network’s new television show, “America’s Big ...

NJ Teen Wins Freestyle Football World Championship

WARREN, NJ -- The question was, what did you do this summer? Nick Seyda, 16 and a junior at Watchung Hills Regional High School, had a championship answer. Seyda competed in and won a World Championship Title at Super Ball Freestyle Football World Open Competition and is the first American and the youngest competitor to ever win a World ...

Hazlet Woman Cashes in on $1.64M Wheel of Fortune Jackpot! One of biggest winners in last decade.

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ: Everyone sees those ad hooks that say things like, "35-year-old local woman wins lottery...." Well, here's a real one: According to a press release issued by Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, on Sunday, September 19, a casino guest named Donna, of Hazlet, NJ, was very fortunate.

According to the press release, Donna hit the city-wide ...

Sporting Clay Shoot and Pig Roast

October 15, 2021

The Green Village Fire Department's Sporting Clays Shoot & Pig Roast fundraiser will be held at Miele Field, located at the end of Britten Road in Green Village on Sunday, October 17th. The event is a 100 Target Fun Shoot. Lunch is included with your entry fee. There are a limited number of spots for shooters therefore pre-registration is encouraged. This event is held rain or ...

Plenty of Screams for the LBI Region Halloween Scene

There is something salty, sweet, and scary happening this October throughout the Long Beach Island Region of the Jersey Coast. With options for all to enjoy tucked throughout corners of this legendary area. Hit the chilling waters for Legends and Lore Boat Tour at the Tuckerton Seaport beginning Oct 16 with select days through Halloween. This family-friendly boat ride along Tuckerton Creek ...

NJ Forests Put On A Show For Long Holiday Weekend, Get Out There And Photograph It

NEW JERSEY — With a three-day weekend upon us, why not get out and photograph something. According to the NJ Forestry Service, the autumn leave show is taking center stage in some counties, and waiting in the wings in others. 

Right now, The Fall Foliage Show in NJ is at the midpoint in Sussex and Morris counties, plus the northern portions of Passaic and Bergen ...

Happy National Coming Out Day!

October 11 marks National Coming Out Day, commemorating the national march on Washington for gay and lesbian rights 34 years ago. The Madison Area YMCA stands in solidarity for all the LGBTQ+ people in our community. Whether you're already out, coming out today, thinking about coming out, or thinking twice about coming out, we fully support you in your journey!

#nationalcomingoutday2021 ...

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

So Much More Than the "School on the Hill"

“The school on the hill.” A statement we hear quite frequently when we tell people we go to Mount Saint Mary Academy. For many, that is all they know about our school – until they come to our unquestionably informative annual Open House. Hosted this year on October 17th our Open House is a great way for prospective students and families to learn about, and experience, our ...

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 ...

NJ TRANSIT’s Mobile App Upgrades: Keeping Riders in the Know

NEW JERSEY – With more and more riders returning to public transportation, NJ TRANSIT’s recent changes to mobile apps literally represent well-timed upgrades.

Smartphone users can readily appreciate the ease of information available at their fingertips. A few swipes on the mobile app replace the need for paper schedules and more.  The mobile app is available on both Google ...

Why NJ TRANSIT is Better Than Before

NEW JERSEY – Ellen Panza of North Caldwell admits she was initially skeptical when she first decided to return to public transportation. She’s now happy she made the decision.

Prior to the pandemic, Panza regularly boarded an NJ TRANSIT bus at the Willowbrook Park & Ride to go into New York City. Lockdown restrictions and her own COVID-19-related safety concerns led her to ...

How to Get Rid of Stink Bugs

Have you ever been swarmed by a bug and noticed a strange and unpleasant smell?

You probably encountered a stink bug.

Chances are, if you have a stink bug infestation, your nose will let you know and you'll want to get rid of the problem as soon as possible. 

Keep reading to learn more about how to get rid of stink bugs. 

Understanding Stink Bugs

Whether you already ...

Humane Bat Exclusion is available through October 15, 2021

Save $200 on Humane Bat Control and Prevention Service

Last chance for Humane Bat Exclusion! Exclusion work is available through October 15, 2021, schedule your appointment before time runs out! Click the link to get a fast, free estimate!

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

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 ...

Add These Spooktacular Sides to Elevate Your Halloween Party

Fall brings yearnings for warm and cozy gatherings with friends and family. If hosting a Halloween party is on your agenda this year, you are in luck! From alarming appetizers and devilish dips to spooktacular salads, we have gathered some of the most delicious and fun recipes for creepy fun.



Set the mood for your party right from the start with Halloween-themed ...

Host a Frightfully Fun Horror Movie Bash With These Tips

Hosting a Halloween Movie Night is the ultimate way to hunker down with family and friends to experience some fright night thrills and chills. From serving up tasty treats and devilish décor to enjoying a classic list of scary flicks, your adults-only cinematic soiree is sure to deliver a ghoulishly grand time. Just follow these recommendations to ring in the spookiest night of the year ...

Celebrate Fall With 8 Seasonal Decorating Ideas

Autumn is right around the corner, and it’s time for your home to go from the airy, openness of summer to the cozier, crisper feeling of fall. In celebration of the season, you might want to bring those oranges, reds, golds, and browns into your home.

We’re inspired by all the ways autumn plays on your senses, from the cool air on your skin to the smell of fireplaces burning and ...

10 Easy Ways to Celebrate Grandparent’s Day With Loved Ones

Grandparent’s Day is on Sept. 12, and it’s the perfect time to start planning a celebration! Although Mother’s Day and Father’s Day tend to get the most attention, taking time to show appreciation for grandparents is an important way to acknowledge the pivotal role they play in our lives. Here are 10 easy ways to show the grandparents in your life just how much you ...

How to Clean and Care for Your Gutters

Being a homeowner means weekends doing chores or finding reliable service companies to take on tasks for you. Gutters play an important role in protecting your home and should be added to your bi-annual home maintenance schedule.

Cleaning gutters yourself is typically not difficult, depending on the size of your home, your physical ability to climb ladders, and the current condition of your ...

5 Benefits of Video Doorbells (and 5 Buzzworthy Brands!)

There’s arguably no better use of smart home technology than keeping your family and valuables safe, and a video doorbell offers a variety of home security benefits.

This small yet powerful surveillance equipment records video footage as visitors arrive—great for security whether you are home or away. Plus, the device’s sleek design hides its impressive functionality in an ...

How to Paint the Perfect Accent Wall

Accent walls are all the rage, and that’s because they really are a fantastic way to add color and personality to your living space. Rather than hanging up a painting or incorporating more furniture into your living space, accent walls add a unique touch to your home.

They also don’t take as long as many other DIY painting projects and can easily be completed on a weekend. However, ...

Elevate Your Space with These 10 Quick Decorating Ideas

Feeling like your home’s interior decorating needs an upgrade, but not ready to commit a lot of time and money? There are plenty of simple additions or replacements that make a significant impact on the look and feel of the most-used rooms in your house.

Here’s a list of inexpensive items you can use to elevate your indoor space and tips on how they affect your home’s ...

Steps to Minimize Your Chances of Developing Breast Cancer

Breast cancer has affected millions of women worldwide, and chances are you or someone you know has been impacted by this disease.

Though there is no known way to prevent or cure breast cancer, there are steps you can take to reduce your risk, especially if you take action while you’re younger and healthier. Here is a list of things you can do and lifestyle changes that could reduce the ...

It’s Pumpkin Season! 5 Healthy Fall Recipes You’ll Love

Hello, pumpkin season!

Pumpkin is not only tasty, it’s also a superfood because it is high in Vitamins C and A, which help with eye health, boosting immunity, heart health, and more! Below is a list of five creative and tasty recipes that include this delicious and nutritional fall produce.

Pumpkin Muffin

Who doesn’t love a muffin on a crisp fall morning? These muffins are ...

How to Eat Mindfully (and Why It’s Important)

Everyone’s relationship with food is unique. Some people may love the act of cooking and eating a meal, some people may not know how to cook, and others may feel eating is just another item on their to-do list. Unfortunately, many of us tend to rush through our meals, often sitting in front of the TV or focusing on other things when eating, and that usually means we’re not really ...

Must-Have Products to Build Your Basic Skincare Routine

There are literally hundreds of products available when it comes to skincare, and choosing what to use (and when) can feel overwhelming. The good news? There’s nothing wrong with beginning a small, simple skincare routine without feeling pressured to include all of the newest products. Ultimately, the best skincare routine is one that you’ll actually stick with, so choose the products ...

How to Support Your Mental Health as the Seasons Change

As the days get shorter and colder and we welcome the festivities of fall, many older adults notice that they experience a change in energy levels and mood that feels like depression. If you’ve noticed a decline in your mental health when the seasons change, you’re not alone. Here’s a basic guide to understanding seasonal depression, its symptoms, and most importantly, how to ...

Tips to Stretch Your Food Budget This Fall

When it comes to budgeting, living on a fixed income can be tricky—from monthly bills to healthcare to necessities (and leaving a little wiggle room for fun and social activities). Luckily, a few simple changes could make shopping for groceries less of a hassle each month.

Here are eight tips for stretching your food budget this fall.


How to Shop for Groceries on a ...

7 Colorful Flowers to Plant In the Fall

As summer blooms fade, fall ushers in a wide array of gorgeous flowers to brighten up your outdoor and indoor spaces. Hanging planters bursting with rich autumn shades like maroon, red, orange, yellow, and gold add stunning natural beauty to your porch, patio, or balcony. Fresh cut bouquets featuring hardy fall flowers can also dress up countertops and tables indoors.

All blooms thrive ...

Low-Impact Cardio Exercises to Keep Your Heart Healthy

As we get older, staying active can feel like it comes with a price—muscle and joint pain. But there are low-impact cardio alternatives that can keep you feeling fit and flexible without aggravating sensitive knees or hips!


This list of nine low-impact cardio exercises exemplifies best practices for staying fit.


Benefits of Cardio

You may have given up on ...

STRAIGHT TALK QUESTION: Should Governor Murphy and the Legislature extend  unemployment benefits? Or allow the economy to take care of those unemployed whose benefits are ending?

Earlier this month, federal unemployment benefits ended for about a half million residents in New Jersey, and those who have relied upon the benefit through COVID19 are trying to figure out how they might get along WITHOUT that financial help. 

President Joe Biden has said that states may be able to ...

Billy Summers by Stephen King

Billy Summers by Stephen King. (Scribner, 2021)


Remember Dexter? He was the self-appointed Angel of Death, whose father recognized Dexter’s innate compulsion to kill and trained his bizarre boy to murder only people who deserved to die. Stephen King’s latest hero, Billy Summers bears some resemblance to Dexter in that he is a hired assassin who will only take on contracts ...

NJ Dentist Serves Residents in the Community and Gives Back to Local Organizations

October 5, 2021


WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- Joseph DalBon, DMD, owner of New Jersey Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dentistry, spoke with TAPintoTV about his strong connection to the community and local organizations.

“I’m really proud to serve our community,” DalBon explained. “I grew up in Caldwell. I went to high school here.” DalBon attended the University of Pennsylvania ...

Garden State Initiative Launches Report and Educational Campaign for Fiscally Sustainable NJ

MONTCLAIR, NJ -- Brian Brodeur, executive producer of East Main Media and TAPintoTV, spoke with Regina Egea, President of the Garden State Initiative (GSI), to discuss GSI's report entitled, Toward a Fiscally Sustainable New Jersey: Analysis and Recommendations.

Co-authored by Thad D. Calabrese and Thomas J. Healey, the new research report looks back at the 2012 State Budget Crisis ...

NJ Stand-Up Comedian Discusses Vaccine Mandate and COVID-19 Safety

MONTCLAIR, NJ -- TAPintoTV Executive Producer Brian Brodeur spoke with comedian John Poveromo about vaccinations and their role in stand-up comedy venues. Vaccine mandates have been making headlines recently in the stand-up comedy world, with Saturday Night Live alumni Jim Breuer making a statement against vaccine mandates at performance spaces. But Poveromo takes the opposite ...

New Jersey Date Night: Frighteningly Great Halloween Destinations

October 16, 2021

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

October brings us candy, trick-or-treaters and a great opportunity for our date to hold our hands a little tighter. Halloween is upon us and what better way to celebrate the spooky season than to visit one of New Jersey’s many Haunted Houses? From eerie hayrides to disturbing hallways, a haunted ...

There’s More Than One Way Cook a Pumpkin

Whether you’re hitting the pumpkin patch or shopping at the supermarket, you’re bound to find a bounty of pumpkins this time of year.

Ready to start cooking? Baking or steaming then pureeing your own pumpkin is a great way to get what you need for homemade pies, breads, soups and more.

Tip: Don’t use big, hollow Jack-o-Lantern pumpkins for cooking — they don’t ...

New Jersey Date Night: Falling for You in the Autumn Scenery

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

Every romantic New Jerseyan knows that love happens every season. From the new beginnings of springtime to the sultry summer heat, our home state has all the seasons covered while we handle the rest. But before we snuggle by the fireplace with our love during a wintertime snowstorm, we can’t miss out on ...

Potential Pitfalls to Avoid When Putting Your Home on the Market

October 5, 2021

Selling your home is a major milestone, to say the least.  It’s critical to plan in advance to avoid any possible setbacks during the home sale process. With decades of experience in real estate, I’ve advised thousands of clients on how to stay clear of these common mistakes while preparing their home for the market.

Setting an unrealistic selling price: Of course, ...

COVID Home Buyer Regret...Does it Exist?

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 ...