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Registration at Christ Church Nursery School in Short Hills is Now Open for 2019-2020

January 10, 2019

SHORT HILLS, NJ - Registration at Christ Church Nursery School for the 2019-2020 is now open!  CCNS offers both a nursery school program for children two years old and up and flexible child care for children six months through five years old.  New for 2019-2020, CCNS is offering a five day, 9am – 1pm class for two year olds.  Emphasizing hands-on learning in a warm, ...

Millburn Middle School Innovative Space is Focus of BOE Presentation

MILLBURN, NJ - As part of the district-wide commitment to fostering new learning methods for students, the Millburn Board of Education (BOE) has worked to update all schools in district with the proper space and equipment.

At Monday's meeting, middle school principal John Connolly presented in front of the BOE. The meeting was held in the new innovative space at Millburn Middle ...

Westfall-Kwong and Ganti Elected to Millburn Board of Education

MILLBURN, NJ - As part of the Millburn Board of Education (BOE) meeting held at the Millburn Middle School, two new board members were selected to fill a pair of vacancies in the organization.

With the sudden departure of BOE Vice-President Kate Foss and board member Jennifer Woodhouse in Dec. , a notice was put out announcing the openings. 11 candidates stepped forward ...

NJ Congressman Tom Malinowski Opens Office in Somerville

January 17, 2019

SOMERVILLE, NJ — Citing its centralized location, easy access to highways and proximity to the Somerville train station, New Jersey Rep.Tom Malinowski (D-7th) has opened a temporary district office in Somerville at 58 E. Main St. to handle constituent needs.

The flagship District Office will be located at 75-77 N Bridge Street, Somerville. The facility is currently undergoing ...

Thall-Eglow and Lieberberg Enter Leadership Roles on Millburn Township Committee, Prupis Sworn In

MILLBURN, NJ – At the annual Millburn Township Committee re-organization meeting on Jan. 2, two township committee members slotted into new leadership positions, and a third was sworn into office to begin her term.

At the meeting, Diane Thall-Eglow was sworn in as mayor. Thall-Eglow was sworn in at the position, replacing Millburn’s previous Mayor Cheryl Burstein. In addition, ...

Millburn GOP Seeks Candidates for 2019 Township Committee Election

MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn-Short Hills Republican Committee is seeking candidates for two Township Committee positions in the November, 2019 election.  These two seats are now occupied by Diane Eglow and Sam Levy.  Our Township Committee is composed of 5 members elected to staggered 3-year terms.  The current ...

Millburn Basketball: Boys and Girls Take Loss to Bloomfield

January 11, 2019

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Bloomfield Boys Varsity Basketball got back in the win column in decisive fashion after a 48-28 victory over Millburn Millers on Thursday afternoon at Bloomfield High School.
 
After a heartbreaking 52-51 loss to Barringer on Tuesday, Bloomfield started slow Thursday in this Super Essex Conference - Liberty Division match-up against Millburn as the Millers ...

Join Millburn Basketball for Veterans Appreciation Day!

MILLBURN, NJ - Join the Millburn boys and girls basketball teams for a full day of basketball! All proceeds will be donated to HOMES FOR OUR TROOPS. The family event will also feature a DJ, prizes, food and half-time games.

Homes For Our Troops (HFOT) is a privately funded 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization that builds and donates specially adapted custom homes nationwide for severely injured ...

Diamond Nation Awards Kevin Gilbert Scholarship to Short Hills Student

RARITAN TWP., NJ - Diamond Nation has named the recipients of this year's annual Kevin Gilbert Scholarships.

Kevin Gilbert was a remarkably talented baseball player and a leader among his peers in the Diamond Jacks program when he died in an automobile accident shortly before the start of his senior season at Hunterdon Central High School in 2011. Flemington-based Diamond Nation began the ...

NAIOP NJ Annual Meeting and Commercial Real Estate Outlook Scheduled in Short Hills

January 6, 2019

SHORT HILLS, NJ – Across New Jersey, redevelopment and investment decisions are being informed by the "Amazon Effect" and other major disruptors such as labor shortages and trade tariffs. On Thursday, January 24, 2019, a panel of industry leaders including local economic development groups and individual developers will discuss the resulting challenges and opportunities ...

Movin' Out: New Jersey Tops List of Outbound Population Migration, According to New Study

NEW JERSEY -- More residents moved out of New Jersey than any other state in 2018, with 66.8% of New Jersey moves being outbound, according to United Van Lines’ 42nd annual National Movers Study, which tracks customers’ state-to-state migration patterns over the past year.

The Garden State moved up one spot on the outbound list to No. 1 and has has ranked ...

Home Preparations for the 2019 "Spring Market"

MILLBURN, NJ - Are you considering selling your home during this year’s “Spring Market”?  Winter might not be the best time to take photos of the exterior of your home, but there’s still a lot that you can do to start preparing your home for the “Spring Market” that’s expected to start in February / March 2019.

In Millburn Township, 2018’s ...

Short Hills Resident to Conduct Beethoven's Ninth at Carnegie Hall

January 11, 2019

NEW YORK – Music for Life International continues its decade-long tradition of global humanitarian concerts with Beethoven for The Rohingya, a benefit concert featuring Beethoven’s monumental Ninth Symphony, presented in the Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stageat Carnegie Hallon Monday, January 28, 2019. Beethoven for The ...

Meadowbrook Country Day Camp to Host Two Open House Events

LONG VALLEY, NJ – Meadowbrook Country Day Camp is inviting all prospective camp families to attend one of two upcoming Open House events, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., on Sunday, Jan. 13 or Saturday, Feb. 2, on site at 73 East Valley Brook Road, in Long Valley.

The camp directors and leadership team will welcome prospective families with an information session, followed by an ...

Brews and Banjo at The Cora Hartshorn Arboretum in Short Hills

SHORT HILLS, NJ - Come on out and enjoy the original timeless banjo melodies of Tony Trischka at the Stone House at the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum while enjoying brews from the Alementary Brewing Company. 

Mr. Trischka has recorded songs with Pete Seeger, David Grisman, Alison Krauss, Earl Scruggs, members of REM, William S. Burroughs, Natalie Merchant, and Steve Martin.

Alleged Suspect in Custody After Assault at Oscar's Deli

January 18, 2019

MILLBURN, NJ - According to the Millburn Police department, an assault occured at Oscar's Deli in downtown Millburn today.

Lt. Blazinski of the Millburn Police Department confirmed to TAPinto Millburn this afternoon that the specific incident happened and that it took place at the afformentiontioned location. However, no other details could be revealed, as they would impact ...

Essex County Prosecutor's Office Investigating Apparent Suicide in Bloomfield Police Headquarters

NEWARK, NJ - The Essex County Prosecutor’s Office is investigating an apparent suicide that occurred in the Bloomfield Police Department overnight.

The preliminary investigation indicates that retired Newark Police Lt. Patrick Montella shot himself in the Bloomfield Headquarters while being processed. The 58 year old was a resident of Bloomfield.

Montella was arested for an ...

Motor Vehicle Theft Reported at The Short Hills Mall

On January 8, 2019 Millburn Police Officer Lanni responded to a Myrtle Ave residence on a theft report. The resident reports the theft of a package valued at $150.00 containing a jacket. The incident is under investigation by the Millburn Police Detective Bureau.

On January 8, 2019 Millburn Police Officer O’Neill responded to Bloomingdales on a fraud report. Bloomingdales personnel ...

Neiman Marcus Agrees to Improve Cybersecurity, Pay $1.5 Million Penalty after Breach of Payment Card Data

January 11, 2019

TRENTON, NJ - Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced today that New Jersey has entered into a multi-state settlement with Neiman Marcus that resolves allegations the chain failed to protect the personal information of shoppers who made in-store purchases using payment cards.

A December 2013 hacking incident targeted Neiman Marcus’s point-of-sale systems, compromising account ...

New Year Networking Breakfast at The Presidents Club in Millburn

MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn/Short Hills Chamber of Commerce invites members of the business community to its first networking event of the new year.

Video: Point View's Petrides Says Apple Suffering from Hardware Dependency

What to make of Apple's revised earnings guidance? Point View Wealth Management's Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, John Petrides, appeared live on CNBC discussing where Apple stands today:

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For over 25 years, Point View Wealth Management, Inc. has been working with families in Summit and beyond, providing customized portfolio management ...

Toxic Stress Causes Lifelong Adverse Effects on New Jersey’s Youngest and Most Vulnerable Children

January 11, 2019

NEW JERSEY -- Dr. Arturo Brito was recently a guest on Caucus: New Jersey with Steve Adubato, where he discussed the effects of toxic stressors on children from the ages zero to three, and how New Jersey lawmakers are helping to combat this critical issue.

Toxic stressors, explained Dr. Brito, are those stressors that can be persistent, chronic and severe. Infants and young children exposed to ...

Nissan Becomes First Japanese Car Company to Enter Formula E Auto Racing Series

NEW YORK -- TAPintoTV spoke with Roel de Vries, VP/Head of Global Marketing at Nissan Motor Company, at the 2018 New York International Auto Show about the 2018/2019 Formula E racing season. Nissan’s new electric racing car marks the first Japanese manufacturer to participate in the global all-electric auto racing series.

“Formula E is a logical extension of our long-term belief in ...

New Eyes for the Needy in Short Hills Seeking Jewelry Donations

January 17, 2019

SHORT HILLS, NJ - Doing a winter clean out and looking for a local resale shop that will use your donations to help those in need? New Eyes for the Needy Fabulous Finds Resale Shop, in Short Hills, is seeking donations of new and used jewelry, watches, and fine housewares that will be sold to raise funds to purchase prescription glasses for the poor in the US. New Eyes is ...

Donated Toys Given at Essex County College Brings Smiles to Youngsters

NEWARK, NJ - Multiple groups collaborated to bring toys to hundreds of mostly local children this past Saturday at Essex County College.  

Joi’s Angels, an East Orange-based organization founded by Mark and Joi Smith, sponsored a Christmas carnival in the college’s gym, while a non-profit known as Christmas Is For Children distributed donated toys to pre-schoolers at the ...

13 Sea Turtles Recover From Cold at Turtle Back Zoo

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Although more than 700 sea turtles have been stranded this winter in the Northeast region of the United States, hundreds of which did not survive, 13 sea turtles are currently recuperating from the cold at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo’s Sea Turtle Recovery, New Jersey’s only long-term care hospital.

According to Sea Turtle Recovery, Inc., this ...

Essex County Enacts Code Blue Due to Cold Weather Forecast

January 10, 2019

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — Essex County’s Code Blue procedures are being activated through Monday, Jan. 14, due to extreme cold weather in the forecast, Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr. and Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura announced on Thursday.

When a Code Blue is declared, a network of warming stations operated by the county and its municipalities as well as ...

Saint Barnabas Welcomes The First Baby Born in 2019

LIVINGSTON, NJ -- Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston extended congratulations to the parents of the first baby born in 2019.

Elias was the first baby born in the New Year at Saint Barnabas Medical Center. Parents Eeva and Andy and their daughter Hanna (pictured) welcomed the fourth member of their family at 1:14 a.m. Tuesday. Elias weighed in at 7 pounds, 7 ounces and 20 inches long.

Atlantic Health System Welcomes First Baby Born in 2019

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The first baby born throughout the Atlantic Health System in 2019 was Aya Zughbi. She was born at Morristown Medical Center at 12:31 a.m. on January 1, announced Atlantic Health.

Aya weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces.

 

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Summit 'Shabbat in Harmony' Features Talk by HIAS Leader Mark Hetfield Jan. 11

January 9, 2019

SUMMIT, NJ - Mark Hetfield, President and CEO of HIAS -- a global Jewish nonprofit that protects refugees -- will discuss the significant changes in U.S. immigration policy that include the banning of immigrants from entire countries, new limitations on granting asylum, and family separation on January 11, from at 7:30 - 9 p.m., at Congregation Beth Hatikvah in Summit.

The event is ...

Update on Bloomfield Pedestrian Fatality

January 15, 2019

NEWARK, NJ – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore Stephens, II, and Bloomfield Public Safety Director Samuel A. DeMaio announced today that the Bloomfield Police Department and the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office are investigating a fatal pedestrian incident.

Patrick Forsyth, 59, of Bloomfield was struck by a man driving a Dodge Ram pickup truck at approximately 8:33 AM on ...

Woman Gets Three Years for Stealing More than 500K from Mother-in-Law 

NEWARK, NJ – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, announced today that Patricia Layton Piccinno, 50, of Boonton was sentenced to three years in New Jersey State Prison for stealing more than $500,000 from her 80-year-old mother-in-law and her husband, a Bloomfield Police detective.

The state had recommended four years in New Jersey State Prison but the Honorable ...

Essex County Presents Budget and Addresses 2019 Initiatives

NEWARK, NJ – A budget of $761.6 million has been presented in Essex County in an effort to stabilize the county’s financial plan and address the challenges due to the ongoing national economic conditions.

According to Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr., who presented the proposed budget prior to the state’s statutory Jan. 15 deadline for the 16th consecutive ...

Murphy Administration Calls on Federal Government to Withdraw Proposal to Expand ‘Public Charge’ Immigration Rule

December 31, 2018

NJ Department of Human Services filed a public comment opposing the proposed rule that would negatively impact New Jerseyans’ health and well-being

(TRENTON) – The New Jersey Department of Human Services filed a public comment strongly opposing the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s draft proposal to expand the definition of a public charge, noting the proposed rule ...

Police: Westfield Teen Charged in Hateful Graffiti Incidents at Edison School

WESTFIELD, NJ — A 13-year-old student at Edison Intermediate School faces five counts of criminal mischief in connection with various forms of hateful graffiti depicted on the restroom walls at that school, police said Wednesday.

“The Westfield Police Department takes incidents like these extremely seriously,” Chief Chris Battiloro said in a statement. “They have ...

Investigation Continues Into Bias Graffiti at School in Westfield

Reporting hate crimes allows the public, researchers, law enforcement and community leaders to develop preventative measures, the FBI says.

WESTFIELD, NJ — The hateful graffiti recently found at Edison Intermediate School targeted a number of groups of people, school officials said.

The officials had strongly condemned the hateful messages found at the school Nov. 29 and at a school ...

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New Eyes for the Needy in Short Hills Seeking Jewelry Donations

January 17, 2019

SHORT HILLS, NJ - Doing a winter clean out and looking for a local resale shop that will use your donations to help those in need? New Eyes for the Needy Fabulous Finds Resale Shop, in Short Hills, is seeking donations of new and used jewelry, watches, and fine housewares that will be sold to raise funds to purchase prescription glasses for the poor in the US. New Eyes is ...

Video: Point View's Dietze Says Lower Prices Can 'Set the Foundation for Better Returns Going Forward'

Point View Wealth Management's Founder, President and Chief Investment Officer, David Dietze, live on BNN Bloomberg with his top picks for  2019:

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For over 25 years, Point View Wealth Management, Inc. has been working with families in Summit and beyond, providing customized portfolio management services and comprehensive financial planning, ...

Millburn Township Invitation to Bidders for Mowing of Large Turf Areas

TOWNSHIP OF MILLBURN

ESSEX COUNTY, NEW JERSEY

PUBLIC NOTICE

 

“INVITATION TO BIDDERS”

 

NOTICE is hereby given, that sealed proposals will be received by the Township 

Clerk, of the Township of Millburn, in the County of Essex, ...

Preschool - 8th Grade Open House at St. Vincent Martyr School in Madison

St. Vincent Martyr School invites you to join us during Catholic Schools Week to learn more about our competitive academic program, rooted in the spiritual values of Catholic faith. We provide an excellent education to students in preschool through 8th grade.

Please join us for our Opening Liturgy in St. Vincent Martyr Church, which will be celebrated by Bishop Arthur Seratelli at 9:00 a.m. on ...

Proposed Ordinance to Reduce Speed Limit on Highland Ave. in Millburn

January 16, 2019

NOTICE

MILLBURN TOWNSHIP

ORDINANCE 2523-19

 

PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that the following Ordinance was submitted in writing, introduced, read by title and passed on first reading at a meeting of the Township Committee of the Township of Millburn, in the County of Essex on Tuesday, January 15, 2019. The ordinance will be considered for final passage and adoption at the ...

Millburn Township Request for Proposal: Tax Attorney

TOWNSHIP OF MILLBURN

ESSEX COUNTY, NEW JERSEY

PUBLIC NOTICE 

Notice to Vendors

 

Notice is hereby given that sealed proposals will be received by the Administrator’s Office, for the Township of Millburn, Essex County, NJ on January 30, 2019 at 4:15 PM prevailing time at the Millburn Municipal Building located at 375 Millburn Ave Millburn, NJ 07041.

Township ...

Millburn Township Request for Proposal for Labor Attorney/Counsel

TOWNSHIP OF MILLBURN

ESSEX COUNTY, NEW JERSEY

PUBLIC NOTICE 

Notice to Vendors

 

Notice is hereby given that sealed proposals will be received by the Administrator’s Office, for the Township of Millburn, Essex County, NJ on January 30, 2019 at 3:45 PM prevailing time at the Millburn Municipal Building located at 375 Millburn Ave Millburn, NJ 07041.

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Sat, January 19, 9:00 AM

Millburn High School, Millburn

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The Cora Hartshorn Arboretum and Bird Sanctuary, Short Hills

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Mon, January 21, 10:30 AM

The Cora Hartshorn Arboretum and Bird Sanctuary, Short Hills

Hot Chocolate Open House at the Cora Hartshorn ...

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