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2nd Annual “Winter Walk” in Millburn’s Taylor Park

October 8, 2018

Please join the Millburn-Short Hills Chamber of Commerce as it presents the 2nd Annual “Winter Walk” in Taylor Park. The official lighting ceremony will kick off the holiday season on Saturday, November 24th at 4:00pm in the Rose Garden adjacent to the Gazebo. This location is closest to the corner of Millburn Avenue and Lackawanna Place.

Taylor Park will rock with live music, ...

Teddy Bear Parade at the Cora Hartshorn Arboretum was a Wildly Good Time

SHORT HILLS, NJ - The Cora Hartshorn Arboretum's annual Teddy Bear Parade invites some of the youngest in the community to share their favorite fluffy friends with others and get a teddy bear check up. But there's more. It's also an opportunity to learn about bears in the wild and how to protect them.

The children were treated to stories and ...

Short Hills Running Club 'Ploggs' Along Brookside Drive

MILLBURN, NJ - A few years ago Millburn Township decided to close Brookside Drive between Glen Avenue and South Orange Avenue to vehicles every Sunday morning. Since then, it has become a favorite place to go for local bikers, runners and walkers. However, as time went on, the sequestered area has seen more and more garbage piling up. WERun, a Short Hills running club founded by former Millburn ...

Millburn Mayor Burstein Celebrates New Chabad at Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The local Jewish community came out in spades earlier this month to celebrate the opening of the new Chabad at Short Hills Center for Jewish Life, located at 650 South Orange Avenue where Livingston and Short Hills meet.

Among the local dignitaries at the grand opening event and ribbon cutting ceremony were the mayors and some council members from both Livingston ...

Millburn/Short Hills Volunteer First Aid Squad Teach Local Scouts First Responder Skills

MILLBURN, NJ – To fulfill a Webelos requirement on first aid, the scouts of Pack One in Short Hills spent a special Saturday morning with Squad Captain Melissa Campbell of the Millburn/Short Hills Volunteer First Aid Squad (MSHVFAS). For two-hours, the scouts learned what to do after an accident, what to do in hurry cases like bleeding as well as the basics of first aid. The highlight of ...

Explore Your World: Summit Library Launches Free Minicourses for Adults

SUMMIT, NJ - School is in session, but there is no reason for the kids to be the only ones to experience the fun of learning, especially when that learning involves no homework.

That's because, beginning September 14, the Summit Free Public Library is debuting a series of minicourses that enable adults to 'Explore Your World'. The eclectic series starts with 'Our ...

Mary Patricia Colicchio of Millburn Passes Away at Age 56

MILLBURN, NJ - Mary Patricia Colicchio, who taught history and film studies at Summit High School since 2003, passed away August 4 at the age of 56. She had been battling pancreatic cancer since being diagnosed in August of 2017.

Colicchio offered an honest and courageous, first-person account of her fight at marypatsjourney.blogspot.com.

In an e-mail sent ...

Prospective Summer 2019 Pre-K and Kindergarten Children Invited to Experience “Rookie Day” at Meadowbrook Country Day Camp on August 13, from 10 am to 12:30 pm

LONG VALLEY, NJ — Those with children entering Pre-K or Kindergarten for the 2018-2019 school year who are thinking about day camp options for next summer are invited to attend “Rookie Day” at Meadowbrook Country Day Camp, on Monday, August 15, 2018, from 10 a.m. — 12:30 p.m. Reservations will be accepted on a first come, first served basis by calling (908) 876-3429, ...

Distinguished Millburn Commander Returns from Year Deployment Overseas

MILLBURN, NJ - A familiar face is back around town in Millburn, as Commander Jonathan Sym of the US Navy and the Managing Editor for TAPinto Millburn returned from a year-long deployment. In July 2017, Sym embarked on orders based in Baumholder, Germany to support Operation Freedom’s Sentinel which focuses on training, advising, assisting as well as counter-terrorism ...

A Hint of Millburn History from the Millburn-Short Hills Historical Society

MILLBURN, NJ - A search of the directories at the Millburn-Short Hills Historical Society museum tells us that Kings Super Markets has been part of the fabric of life of Millburn-Short Hills since the 1930s.

The first Millburn location for Kings seems to have been 351 Millburn Ave., the site now home to Flywheel. In the 1943 Millburn Theater photo here, shared by resident John Murray, the ...

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