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Madison Students Earn University Dean's List, Honors List

August 8, 2022

MADISON, NJ -  Sixteen local college students were named to their school's Dean's List , Honor's List for the Spring 2022 Semester.

Kristin McManus, Genevieve Fabian, Claire Jean Baptiste, Cassandra Berth, Haley Colacci, Sophia Miskulin, Annalyse Svendsen, Cristofer Urias Sandoval, Hollee Ploucher, Margaret Cronkhite and Tori Cundy have been named to the Honors List at ...

Madison Prof Brianne Barker Looks Back On Jeopardy Win

MADISON, NJ - What would you do if you won $12,700 on a game show?

That’s the question Brianne Barker is looking for an answer to. The Drew University biology professor is finally able to talk about her experience on Jeopardy, after her episode aired July 27.

Barker has taken the once-yearly prequalifying tests for Jeopardy for over a decade, and in 2021, she passed both qualifiers ...

Partner with CCM to Prepare for a Rewarding Career as a Data Analyst

Randolph, NJ: Today’s hottest profession is data analytics and at County College of Morris (CCM) students have multiple options to prepare for this in-demand, well-paying field in as little as six weeks or two semesters to gain immediate employment – regardless of their math ability.

“No prior experience in statistics or computer programming is needed in our programs, as ...

Madison School District Hiring For Assistant Principal Position

Madison Public Schools is excited to announce the creation of a new Assistant Principal position at Madison High School that will provide curriculum leadership, support for building operations, and oversight of the school's athletics programs.

Under the direction of the Madison High School Principal, the Assistant Principal will have the following ...

Madison Superintendent Coffee is Tomorrow, Tuesday July 19 at 7pm

MADISON, NJ - Madison Public School will host the monthly Superintendent Coffee on July 19. The coffee will take place at 7pm. 

Participation:

YouTube Live Link: : https://youtu.be/aydECbUV0Uk

Zoom Webinar Links: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82623258650?pwd=eTIzQlozbVY0TjdUeXNBRDhTSWpjUT09 Passcode: nzY32q 

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Madison Superintendent Coffee is Tuesday July 19 at 7pm

MADISON, NJ - Madison Public School will host the monthly Superintendent Coffee on July 19. The coffee will take place at 7pm. 

Participation:

YouTube Live Link: : https://youtu.be/aydECbUV0Uk

Zoom Webinar Links: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82623258650?pwd=eTIzQlozbVY0TjdUeXNBRDhTSWpjUT09 Passcode: nzY32q 

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7 Madison Students Earn Dean's, Presdient's List from Area Colleges, Universities

MADISON, NJ -  Seven Madison students have earned Dean's List honors from area colleges and universities.

 Luke Griffie has earned Dean's List honors from the University of Tampa. Students must maintain a GPA of 3.75 or higher to be eligible for the dean's list.

Loryn Camp has been named to the Dean's List at the University of New Hampshire for earning ...

4 Madison Residents Graduate from Local Universities, Colleges

MADISON, NJ -  Madison residents have graduated from area colleges and universities. 

Aileen Bergin, Jula Tully and Megan Bruhn have graduated from Muhlenberg College. Muhlenberg College students and Muhlenberg College School of Continuing Studies students with a term GPA of 3.50 or higher were recognized for this academic achievement.Students with a term GPA of 3.5 or higher ...

Mount St. Mary Academy Euro Challenge Winners Visit European Delegation

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The victors of this year’s Euro Challenge competition – Zoe Daly of Piscataway, Victoria Fekete of Livingston, Lillian Del Rossi of Union, Charlotte Jotz of Scotch Plains, and Akshaya Karanam of Woodbridge, Katie Ferris of Westfield, and Gwen Oakley of Maplewood – traveled to Washington, D.C. on Monday, June 13, where they were celebrated ...

11 Madison Students Earn Dean's List from Area Colleges, Universities

MADISON, NJ - Eleven Madison students have earned Dean's List honors from area colleges and universities.

 Brian F. Meder  was among than 1,700 students named to The University of Scranton's Dean's List for the 2022 spring semester. The Dean's List recognizes students for academic excellence. A student must have a grade point average of 3.5 or better with a ...

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Why ask your doctor to do your taxes?

If there is one piece of advice, I can give worth all the bitcoin in the world…here it is.  

If you work in a small office or business and management approaches you with … “Hey you seem to know a lot about technology, how would you like to manage our technology?  You can be our tech person!”    

Politely say no thank you and ...

Can’t afford Private Cloud?... Think again!

According to the Small Business Administration’s Office of Advocacy (SBA) there are about 30.2 million small businesses in the United States.  That’s 99.7% of all businesses in the United States. 

These 30.2 million small businesses have very few options when they consider transitioning to the cloud.  Although they may need to adhere to the same compliance ...

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July 29, 2022

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Did You Hear? Pink and Blue Tickets At NEW LEAF Consignment are 25%, 50% Off

MADISON, NJ -  Now at NEW LEAF Consignment there's a sale going on! Pink tickets arte 25% off and Blue tickets are 50% off. Stop by and see what's there! The current sale is valid through Saturday August 6th!

NEW LEAF's business hours 

 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM on Thursday 

10:00 am - 5:00 PM on ...

Macculloch Hall Offers Two Fun Activities Today; Lunch with the Librarian and Guess & Go Storytime

August 10, 2022

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Macculloch Hall Historical Museum is offering two great activities today, Wednesday August 10.

At noon, today, grab a blanket and your lunch and enjoy a wonderful afternoon with "Lunch with the Librarian" at Macculloch Hall Gardens. Every Wednesday through August, the librarian from the Morristown Library will read stories to pre-school children and ...

Free Movies This Summer in Morristown; Encanto is Next

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Come catch a free movie this summer in Morristown. Kick back, relax and enjoy a movie under the stars or at the MPAC. Movies to enjoy this summer in Morristown include:

Encanto;Collinsville-T August 10; ucker Park in Morristown (18 Monroe Street);8pm
Space Jam: A New Legacy; Saturday August 13; Ginty Field; dusk (approximately 8:30pm)
Encanto on August ...

Madison Farmer's Market Today Aug 4; Cousins Maine Lobster Truck Will Be Here Along With 19 Vendors

MADISON, NJ - The 30th Annual of the Madison Farmers Market will take place Thursday July 28. The 2022 season will take place every Thursday through November 17. The market takes place from 1pm - 6pm at Dodge Field.

"The Madison Farmers Market has always been about community, food, and fun", said organizers. "This season we will be trying different creative ideas and ...

Heat Advisory Continues for Madison Area Today Aug. 9

August 9, 2022

NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a heat advisory for our area through 8 pm. Tuesday Aug. 9.

The hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat-related illness to occur, especially to vulnerable populations and the elderly. Today, expect daytime temperatures to reach close to 94 degrees.

Tonight thunderstorms and showers likely before 1am. Wednesday will be a high ...

Madison Centers Remain Open Due to Extreme Heat

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ -  As temperatures continue to stay in the 90's this week, multiple Cooling Centers have opened. The Borough of Madison has opened the following Cooling Centers

Madison Public Safety Complex 62 Kings Road 24 hours a day/7 days a week
Madison Public Library 39 Keep Street; Monday - Wed. 10am - 9pm, Thurs -Friday; 10am - 6pm, Saturday 10am - 5pm, Sunday ...

The Calais Foundation to Host Annual Golf Classic for Special Needs at Ballyowen Golf Club, New Jersey’s No. 1 public golf course

Hamburg, NJ- On Thursday, October 13th, The Calais Foundation will host its 5th Annual Golf Classic at the Award-Winning Ballyowen Golf Club of The Crystal Springs Resort in Hamburg, NJ to support the Foundation’s mission of empowering children and young adults with serious learning disabilities and socialization challenges realize their fullest potential in life.

The Golf Classic begins ...

How to Make a Spotted Latternfly Trap

August 9, 2022

HAMILTON, NJ — Spotted Laternflies have returned for the season and are swarming tries in neighborhoods. To help beat the bugs, the Mercer County Park Commission's Tulpehaking Nature Center is providing tips on how to create traps to catch the adult flies before they lay eggs and destroy trees.

The Commission says that "now is the best time to set up circle traps on ...

Free Summer Concert Series in Morris Township Continues Tuesday Aug 9 with Zuko, Phillip, Cohen and Starr

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  The summer concert series continues tonight Tuesday with Zuko, Phillip, Cohen  & Starr. The performance will take place at the Gazebo at Ginty Field, 45 Woodland Avenue in Morris Township at 6:30pm

The performance is free 

Bring blankets and chairs to the event.

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Live Music From The Thorns Performs Friday Aug 5 at Madison's Free Summer Concert Series

MADISON, NJ - The Museum of Early Trades & Crafts Free Summer Concert Series begins Friday, August 5 from 6-8pm with a performance by The Thorns

The Thorns are a local cover band from Madison, NJ that plays popular hits across Rock and Pop. From Janis Joplin to Nirvana, they have a great selection of music, that will make you have a great time!

The concert takes place at the Museum of ...

New Chick-fil-A Coming to Parsippany

August 8, 2022

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Parsippany-Troy Hills Board of Adjustment approved Application 21.63, Chick-fil-A, 1180 Route 46, Block 715, Lot 11.1, in B-2 Zone. The new Chick-fil-A is slated to be built at the location of four older run down office buildings currently at that location on Route 46.

The new building will be 5,338 square feet with 62 interior seats and 18 exterior seating. It ...

Florham Park Police's Investigation of Sextortion Case Leads to Criminal Being Sent to Federal Prison

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - The Florham Park police's investigation into a 2019 'sextortion' incident has led to the conviction of the criminal responsible. Mr. Brandon McCullough, currently 31 years old from Branson, Missouri was sentenced on August 2, 2022, to 30 years in federal prison without parole, supervision for life upon release, and restitution of over $200,000. Two years ago ...

Early Friday Morning House Fire on Normandy Heights Road

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - A fire ripped through a home on Normandy Heights Road in Morris Township early Friday morning.  According to Township officials, early reports confirm that it is a crime scene and two people are reported missing.

Officials at the scene are reporting a roof collapse and severe damage to the home.

Normandy Heights Road in Morris Township is ...

Mayfair Farms Closes Its Doors After 8 Decades

August 10, 2022

Mayfair Farms has been a West Orange institution for eight decades and the setting of elegant weddings, proms, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, parties, business meetings, charity events and more.

The public discovered that Mayfair had closed on June 30 when the venue posted the news on its website and Facebook page:

“Thank you & farewell. After 80 years of successful business, Mayfair ...

Summit Resident Stabbed Multiple Times During Sunday Night Altercation; Suspect Arrested After Brief Chase on Foot

SUMMIT, NJ - A 26-year-old Summit man is currently listed in critical condition after suffering multiple stab wounds during an altercation Sunday night, according to the Summit Police Department. The suspect was later captured and arrested after a brief foot chase.

The Summit Police Department, responding at 11:20 p.m. Sunday night (Aug. 7) to a report of a fight in ...

Police Find Man and Woman in Possible Abduction in South Brunswick

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Police have identified and tracked down the suspect and victim involved in a ‘possible abduction’ which occurred earlier this week. This development was announced at a press conference outside the South Brunswick Police Headquarters. 

Authorities worked alongside the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office and the FBI to locate the people in question.

Sen. Joseph Lagana Discusses School Safety Legislation, Says Students Must Be Protected

August 10, 2022

PARAMUS, NJ — Sen. Joseph Lagana has three main inspirations for wanting to keep New Jersey's children safe at school.

"I try to use my real-life experience and apply it to my job as a legislator," Lagana (D - District 38) told TAPinto. "And part of (that) is being a father and having three kids."

When he takes his daughters — who are headed into ...

New Jersey's Hospital-based Violence Intervention Programs Receive $10 Million in Funding

TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey's hospital-based violence intervention programs (HVIPs) are getting a big financial boost.

Gov. Phil Murphy and Acting Attorney General Matthew Platkin announced Monday the programs, which help and support victims of violence, will receive $10 million in federal American Recovery Plan (ARP) funds.

“The Paterson Healing Collective is pleased to ...

State Parole Board Chairman Talks About New Grant to Help Offenders with Substance Use Disorder

TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey's State Parole Board is teaming up with Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care to help offenders struggling with substance use disorder, both before and after their release.

"We're confident that this is something that could be life-changing to a lot of people," State Parole Board Chairman Samuel J. Plumeri, Jr. told TAPinto.

NJ Soccer Champion Heather O'Reilly to Be Inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame

August 4, 2022

NEWARK, NJ  – East Brunswick's will be among those honored by the New Jersey Hall of Fame (NJHOF) as part of its 14th class of inductees, which is once again highlighting some of the state’s best and brightest.

O'Reilly, a 2002 graduate of East Brunswick High School, is a 2018 NWSL Champion. 2015 World Cup Champion, a three-time Olympic ...

New Jersey Actor Shiloh Verrico Joins Hit Disney Channel Show ‘Bunk’d’

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Shiloh Verrico, a Scotch Plains native, continues to thrive in the world of sitcoms with the sixth season of “Bunk’d,” the first Disney Channel show to earn a sixth season renewal.

The show has a new subtitle: “Learning the Ropes.” Shiloh’s character, Winnie Webber, is new to the show and represents the new setting of the show ...

Long Beach Township Adopts Youth Emergency Declaration from 12 a.m. to 5 a.m.

August 6, 2022

LONG BEACH TOWNSHIP - The Long Beach Township administration adopted an Emergency Declaration and Order signed by Mayor Joseph Mancini and Police Chief Kevin Mahon.

In summary, the declaration states:

A. All persons 17 and under shall not be permitted outside upon a public street, avenue, boulevard, place, walkway, alley, park, beach, or any public area or unimproved private property ...

Friday Night at the Middlesex County Fair: 'Arena Rock' Brings 'Bohemian Rhapsody' at 8:00

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Middlesex County Fair will open tonight Friday, August 5 at 5:00 at 655 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick.

Tonight, Arena Rock, a cover band that performs hits from Boston, Journey, Pat Benatar, AC/DC, Guns N’ Roses, Styx, Aerosmith, Rush, Foreigner, Queen, takes the main stage at 8:00.  It's going to be a hot one, and maybe a rainy one, so ...

New Jersey Sunflower Trail Open for Summer Season

WASHINGTON, NJ – The New Jersey Sunflower Trail at Von Thun Farms is a must-visit summer destination in the tri-state area.

Located in the scenic rolling hills of Warren County, the sunflower trail is open daily through Labor Day, 9 – 5 on weekends and 10 – 5 on weekdays. The farm has eight distinct sunflower trails, all planted at different times this spring, to ensure ...

TAPinto Reader Mail Bag: Not Shy About Speaking Up!

NEW JERSEY — TAPinto's News Around New Jersey readers had a lot to say recently about our recent stories focusing on guns, red-light-running and the money perks for those running the most powerful union in New Jersey.

The biggest response was about a foundation report on what the top officials of the New Jersey Education Association were earning in salaries and from a separate ...

Madison Area YMCA is Having a YMCA

People who work at the Madison Area YMCA make positive changes in other people’s lives—which makes a difference in their own lives. Make a difference for others while making a difference for you—work at the Y! https://delivr.com/2qkvq

Join Us on Tuesday, April 5 from 8AM-1PM or 2-7PM in the Boszhardt Family Teen Center at the Family Center, 111 Kings Road Madison for our Job ...

Sixty-One Mount Saint Mary Academy Students Named AP Scholars

WATCHUNG – Mount Saint Mary Academy is pleased to congratulate the 61 students recognized by the College Board as AP Scholars. The 2022 AP Exam results allowed 25 students to be named as AP Scholars with Distinction, 15 students were named as AP Scholars with Honors and 21 students were named as AP Scholars. 

The College Board recognizes AP Scholars with Distinction as those ...

Exceptional AP Scores Reported for the 2021-2022 Academic Year

WATCHUNG - Elizabeth Roper, Director of College Counseling and AP Coordinator, reported on July 5 that Mount Saint Mary Academy students have earned commendable scores after taking the AP examinations in May. According to Ms. Roper, 75 percent of AP Exam scores were a score of 3 or higher. (Scores of 3 or higher may allow a student to be eligible to receive college credit.) Scores of 5 (highest ...

Mount St. Mary Academy Euro Challenge Winners Visit European Delegation

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The victors of this year’s Euro Challenge competition – Zoe Daly of Piscataway, Victoria Fekete of Livingston, Lillian Del Rossi of Union, Charlotte Jotz of Scotch Plains, and Akshaya Karanam of Woodbridge, Katie Ferris of Westfield, and Gwen Oakley of Maplewood – traveled to Washington, D.C. on Monday, June 13, where they were celebrated ...

Adopt Skittles! He's Looking for his forever family!

Skittles has been at the shelter for over 1,192 days and is waiting for someone to ask to meet him

He has been waiting for OVER 3 YEARS!!!

Please help Skittles find his forever home by "LIKING", "SHARING", and "TAGGING" his posts!!!

All about Skittles :

Skitles is 7 yrs old

Terrier mix

Knows many commands - "sit", "stay", ...

Meet Wade! He's Looking for his forever home! Is it with you?

Meet Wade! The first thing to know about this guy is that he is in a committed relationship with any and every tennis ball. He'll sleep with one, carry one around on walks, chase one to the ends of the Earth; he's a total lover, and tennis balls get the brunt of that affection while Wade waits for his future family to find him.

This beautiful boy wound up in our care under some ...

Given what the United States Supreme Court will take up in the fall in Moore v. Harper, what kind of impact might such a ruling have on New Jersey elections?

The Supreme Court’s conservative right-wing justices have announced that they're taking up in the fall Moore v. Harper, a very important case that could impact state election procedures . Many think our democracy itself may be imperilled.

It's a case that could thoroughly alter the way voters choose presidents, senators and members of Congress. With 2024 just around a ...

Cats in the Navy by Scot Christenson

Cats in the Navy by Scot Christenson. (Naval Institute Press, 2022)

 

Cats in the Navy is one of those unusual little gems  that has appeal for several types of people. If you are a cat lover, check! This book is for you! If you enjoy historical photographs, check! You might want a copy of this volume. If someone in your family is in the Navy or has a nautical background, check! ...

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