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A Great Donut for a Great Cause

June 2, 2020

Avery Pawlak, junior at Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School, has launched a fundraiser benefiting the patients of St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital and the frontline healthcare workers of Monmouth Medical Center. 

In a time of desperation and the world’s focus on Covid-19, Pawlak has realized cancer centers may not be receiving the proper amount of donations.

Hip New Jersey: NJ's Star-Studded one hour telethon Sunday, May 31, at 8PM to Benefit New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hip New Jersey Stays Home to Benefit the New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund

Telethon Features a Star-Studded Group of NJ Musicians, Athletes, Personalities and More

Hip New Jersey, the Garden State’s premier lifestyle television series, and News ...

Holmdel 7th Graders are Helping Families in Times of Need

TAPinto Spotlight on an amazing Holmdel 7th graders! The article below is being featured as part of the  Talk About the Good  campaign.

HOLMDEL, NJ: Ishani Singh & Nicole Kaneare are both 7th graders residing in Holmdel, New Jersey. They reached out to TAPinto Holmdel: "We were heartbroken to read an article regarding the recent food drive in Egg Harbor ...

Sweet! OceanFirst Bank Funds 10,000 Boxes of Girl Scout Cookie donations for families served by Fulfill

The article below is being featured as part of the  Talk About the Good  campaign.

OceanFirst Bank Funds 10,000 Boxes of Love, Challenges Businesses to Join the Cookie Cause’ 

NEPTUNE, NJ (May 14, 2020) – Imagine you are one of the families served by Fulfill, and in your box of groceries you also find a delicious box of 'Americana ...

Tracey and Jon Stewart donate first harvest of Hockhockson Farm Foundation to Lunch Break

 

Red Bank, NJ — The Hockhockson Farm Foundation, the charitable initiative of Tracey and Jon Stewart, recently announced their newest endeavor, The Fields at Hockhockson Farm, and it couldn’t have come at a more crucial time.

“One of the most important things we can do to boost our immune systems is to eat a healthy diet with fresh fruits and ...

May 16th: Support the 3rd Annual Vienna’s Day of International SUDC Awareness, “Dr. Mike Superhero” Savino Battled COVID-19 to Continue Legacy for his Daughter

HOLMDEL, NJ: Once again leading the global effort in SUDC (Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood) awareness and education, Vienna’s mom Dr. Denise Wunderler and Team Vienna 4 SUDC Awareness Inc., announce their 3rd Annual Vienna’s Day of International SUDC Awareness. In honor of Vienna Carly Savino and all SUDC kids gone too soon, the nonprofit is striving again to have ...

Local Artists Sponsoring “Artists Open Hearts for Lunch Break” fundraiser Through May 17th

The article below is being featured as part of the  Talk About the Good  campaign.

In a compassionate effort to promote goodwill among the arts community and help feed hundreds of community members in need, 35 artists are sponsoring an online mixed-media art auction, "Artists Open Hearts for Lunch Break,” now through 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 17th. 

These ...

The Country Day School of Colts Neck Continues to Collect and Deliver Food Donations for LunchBreak

COLTS NECK, NJ: In April, The Country Day School of Colts Neck collected and delivered over 200 pounds of food to donate to LunchBreak!  CDSCN is continuing to collect non-perishable food items for LunchBreak. Donations can be dropped off in the large bin located outside of CDSCN, 293 Route 34, Colts Neck, NJ 07722.  For more information about The Country Day School of ...

Collier Youth Services, Save the Date, June 11th Virtual Gala, Donate to Collier Cares Fund Today!












































Dear Collier Friend,

Thank you so much to everyone who has donated ...

Murphy Bobbleheads Helping Raise Money For Charity

The governor who keeps calling out knuckleheads is now a bobblehead.

The Gov. Phil Murphy bobblehead has been unveiled by the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum in Milwaukee, Wis.

The bobbleheads come adorned with Murphy's oft-repeated words during the COVID-19 pandemic: Stay at home.

The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum will be donating $5 from every Gov. Murphy ...

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Imagine Battling Cancer and Covid-19: Support the American Cancer Society

May 30, 2020

Dear TAPinto Readers:

I’m a volunteer for the American Cancer Society, writing on behalf of cancer survivors and their caregivers. I write out of concern for this sector of the population because of the effect Covid-19 has had on them. Eleven percent of New Jersey’s Covid fatalities have been individuals who were already battling cancer, then later contracted the virus. This ...

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I Photographed a George Floyd Protest in Newark, This is What I Witnessed.

June 2, 2020

NEWARK, NJ -- I entered Newark, NJ, on Saturday with shatter-proof goggles, a helmet and camera. As a freelance photographer, I wanted to capture the historic moment of the George Floyd protests, but was also nervous. Footage of Minneapolis, New York and Philadelphia smoldering occupied my news and Twitter feeds the night before.

Would the same happen in Newark?

It turns out, no. Not on ...

Red Bank Tiffany & Company Board Up Windows

June 2, 2020

Red Bank Tiffany & Company Board’s Up Windows

RED BANK, NJ: In a possible response to the violence that followed the peaceful protest demonstrations in honor of Minnesota police brutality victim George Floyd, Tiffany and Company has boarded up their windows at their Broad Street location.

The action comes as high-end retail neighbors such as Cartier, Versace and Saks Fifth ...

COVID 19 Sanitation- Local Pest Control Company Provides Essential Disinfecting Services

June 2, 2020

As New Jersey slowly reopens, concern about COVID-19 has many Middletown residents and business owners proceeding with caution. To ensure staff and customers return to a clean facility and those still quarantining are secure at home, the Monmouth County branch (and other locations) of Western Pest Services are offering expert disinfecting treatments.

According to the CDC, COVID-19 primarily ...

JON STEWART TO HOST LUNCH BREAK'S VIRTUAL “RISING TOGETHER” EVENT  ON AUGUST. 27th

Annual Fall Gala postponed to October 2021 AND Virtual event to be held August 27th, 2020.

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ – Former “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart will host Lunch Break’s virtual fundraising event “Rising Together” live from the organization’s headquarters from 7-8 p.m. on Thursday, August 27th. The evening will feature musical performances by local ...

NJ Human Services Announces Availability of Up to $20 Million in Health and Safety Grants for Child Care Centers and Youth Camps

$5k and $2k Grants Available; Emergency Child Care Assistance Program to Continue through June 30th

TRENTON –  New Jersey Human Services Commissioner Carole Johnson today announced the immediate availability of up to $20 million in grants to assist child care centers and youth camps in meeting health and safety guidelines in response to COVID-19.

Child care centers can ...

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Dec 21, 1932 - Jun 26, 2020
Josephine P. Allocco, age 87, passed away peacefully at her home in Holmdel on Tuesday, May ...
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Oct 16, 1948 - May 24, 2020
It is with great sadness that the Cecero Family announce the passing of Anthony Cecero, age 71, of ...
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Jul 22, 1944 - May 24, 2020
Suzanne Claire Petrizzi, 75, of Manalapan, passed away early Sunday morning surrounded by her ...
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Oct 16, 1948 - May 24, 2020
It is with great sadness that the Cecero Family announce the passing of Anthony Cecero, age 71, of ...
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Jan 24, 1922 - May 21, 2020
Theodore Charles Thompson, age 98 of Middletown and most recently East Brunswick, passed away ...
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Jan 24, 1922 - May 21, 2020
Theodore Charles Thompson, age 98 of Middletown and most recently East Brunswick, passed away ...
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