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Millburn Residents Hold Black Lives Matter Rally Following Murder of George Floyd

June 1, 2020

MILLBURN, NJ — In the midst of a weekend of violent protests that erupted in response to the killing of George Floyd by a police officer in Minneapolis, Millburn residents came together yesterday afternoon to stage a nonviolent demonstration on the lawn of Millburn High School.

Approximately 150 protestors waved signs on both sides of Millburn Avenue in support of the ...

Millburn Weekly Recap; Charitable Endeavors, In-Person Graduation and More

MILLBURN, NJ — Another full week of coverage brings another weekly recap. Keep reading for the best local coverage from the past week in Millburn/Short ...

Weekly Millburn Recap: Sports Cancelled, COVID-19 and More

MILLBURN, NJ — Another week means another slate of local coverage. Keep reading for the best local stories from the past week in town.

TAPinto Millburn/Short Hills had a two part story, speaking with administrators, coaches and athletes about the cancellation of the Spring season.
A bear made its way around the neighborhood, even ending up on the local TV news.
The Ganti brothers ...

Bear in The Neighborhood Becomes Big Story in Millburn, Makes Its Return This Morning

MILLBURN, NJ — A four-legged visitor caused quite the stir yesterday in Millburn, as a bear made its way around Millburn Township, and up a tree, before finally coming down and running off into the woods at the day's end. It was also just spotted again this morning.

The bear was first spotted yesterday morning, in the area of Woodland Road. After being seen by neighbors in the area, ...

Millburn Weekly Recap; National Merit Scholars, COVID-19 Info and More

MILLBURN, NJ — The end of another week brings a full slate of stories. Check out the best local coverage from Millburn/Short Hills all in one place:

Three students residing in Millburn Township were named as National Merit Scholars.

In an announcement of the latest COVID-19 totals, Millburn also announced the cancellation of this year's Memorial Day Parade.

A track and ...

Millburn Weekly Recap; Arts Advisory Committee, COVID-19 and More

MILLBURN, NJ — It's been another week of news in Millburn/Short Hills. Catch up on all the most important stories right here:

The Millburn-Short Hills Arts Advisory Committee announced their selections for the 2020 art Scholarship Award winners.
The township announced the re-opening of the tennis courts and par three course, as well as a new, reduced call and email schedule in ...

Millburn Weekly Recap; Frontline Care Packages, BOE and More

MILLBURN, NJ — The end of another week brings another slate of stories. Keep reading for the best local coverage from the past week here in Millburn/Short Hills:

Millburn reisdents Saina and Amay Balasara were recognized for their hard work making care packages for frontline medical workers.
The Millburn Rec Department began a new 50k exercise program for township residents.
The ...

Coronavirus: Gov. Murphy Unveils 6-Point Plan for Reopening NJ; No Timetable for Lifting Social Distancing Restrictions

TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy during his daily press conference on Monday, April 27, announced his vision, “The Road Back: Restoring Economic Health Through Public Health,” to restart New Jersey and put the state on the road to recovery.

Gov. Murphy outlined six key principles and benchmarks to guide the process for restoring the state’s economic health ...

Millburn Township, Recreation Department Begin Virtual 50k Activity for Residents

MILLBURN, NJ — Starting this past weekend and running through May 25, Millburn Township and The Millburn Recreation Department are looking to kepp residents physically active and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Millburn Recreation Virtual 50K Challenge is a challenge for residents to stay physically active and healthy. The activity can be accomplished ...

Millburn Weekly Recap; Charitable Projects, High Educational Marks and More

MILLBURN, NJ — Another week of stories has come and gone. Keep reading for the best local coverage from the past week in Millburn/Short ...


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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What You Need To Know About Your Children’s Teachers

May 22, 2020

What You Need To Know About Your Children’s Teachers

The majority of your children’s teachers have children of their own. They are parents whose concerns, worries, and responsibilities are exactly like yours. In other words they get where you’re coming from, and they care.

Being parents, they’re balancing homeschooling their own children while simultaneously distance ...

Essex County Executive DiVincenzo Announces Cancellation of Summer Concerts and Fireworks

June 1, 2020

Essex County, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced on Monday, June 1st that the 2020 Essex County Summer Music Concert Series and Fireworks displays have been canceled because of the Coronavirus.

“Our Summer Concert Series and Fireworks Spectaculars are much anticipated events that attract spectators from throughout Essex County and beyond. They ...

Essex County Executive, Mayors Support Governor's Borrowing Plan

Essex County, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced his support of Governor Phil Murphy's proposal to borrow $9 billion from the U.S. Federal Reserve to balance the State Budget. On Friday, May 29th, DiVincenzo sent a letter of support to the Governor; the letter was also signed by 17 of the Mayors in Essex County.

"We are all aware that COVID-19 has had a ...

Pick Up Dinner This Week From Paper Mill's Carriage House

MILLBURN, NJ — The FM Kirby Carriage House Restaurant at Paper Mill Playhouse offers carryout dining Wednesdays through Sundays.

This week's dinners are a choice of:

Monkfish with Shrimp Etouffee
 Fresh Monkfish with a classic Creole red sauce, flavorful but not spicy. Served with Red Rice and Roasted ...

Congratulate Your Graduate with Milestones on TAPinto

Graduation season is upon us and that means celebrating your graduate’s accomplishments and honors.  TAPinto Milestones gives you an easy and affordable way to honor your graduate.  You can submit a note of congratulations, highlight achievements and submit photos.  Your Milestone post will be posted on the TAPinto site of your choosing and stay there forever.  ...

Millburn Town Hall Closed for Memorial Day

May 25, 2020

MILLBURN, NJ — In observance of Memorial Day, the town hall is closed today. In addition to the closures, there will be no garbage or recycling collection today.  

Regular hours & virtual services will resume on Tuesday, May 26. Collections will resume with resident's next scheduled pick-up.

JCP&L to Begin Tree Trimming in Millburn Next Month

MILLBURN, NJ — According to an announcement from Millburn Township, JCP&L will be conducting tree trimming around Millburn beginning in or about June.

The township urges residents to be cautious when approaching work areas. The work being done will include the removal of limbs overhanging 3 phase electric lines.

Tree trimming and vegetation removal aids in reducing and ...

Community Conversations: Guiding Patients with Cancer

Join Eric Whitman, MD, medical director of Cancer Care for Atlantic Health System, for a Facebook Live where he will share guidance for patients with cancer as we coexist with COVID-19.

Community Conversations: Keeping Kids Health & Safe this Summer

Join Walter Rosenfeld, MD, Medical Director for Children's Health for Atlantic Health System, for a Facebook Live where he will answer your questions about what parents need to know to keep kids healthy and safe this summer.

Coronavirus Pandemic Adds to the Admiration as Hospital Honors Local EMS Members

Overlook Medical Center celebrated the work of the dedicated EMS first responders throughout the communities it serves with awards, gifts and other recognition as part of the national EMS Week, May 18–22.

“The first responders throughout our region have been our steadfast partners through the height of the pandemic, and their collaboration in caring for our patients during this ...