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Newark Archdiocese Begins Gradual Reopening on Sunday

May 18, 2020

NEWARK, NJ — Churches under the Archdiocese of Newark will begin allowing private prayer this weekend, the Archbishop announced Friday, as the first step of a cautious reopening plan. 

The initial phase, which will be minored by parish staff to ensure social distancing, also allows Sacrament of Reconciliation to be celebrated if social distancing can be maintained and masks are ...

Local Church Offers Ashes to Go at Millburn Train Station

MILLBURN, NJ — Continuing a tradition that began locally in 2012, Rev. Paula J. Toland of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Millburn was up bright and early this morning, marking ashes on commuters who chose to do so at the Millburn Train Station as they waited to catch their train into the city.

According to the press release from St. Stephen's, parishioners in their church ...

Millburn Couple Honored With Saint George Award at Sunday Service

MILLBURN, NJ — The Saint George Award is one of the most distinguished service medals a person can receive.

The award comes from the Youth Ministries of the Episcopal Church, and in its entire 30-year history, has only been awarded to approximately 1,400 recipients, no more than 70 per year. In order to be nominated, multiple people must come forward to endorse the candidate.

As a ...

Merry Christmas From TAPinto Millburn/Short Hills

MILLBURN, NJ — Merry Christmas to all our readers celebrating today. Enjoy the holiday, and the time you get to spend with friends and family.

It's been a fantastic year at TAPinto Millburn/Short Hills, and we wanted to take this time to thank you all for being a major part of it.

Millburn Jewish Community Celebrates Festival of Lights with Hanukkiah Lighting

MILLBURN, NJ - For the third year in a row, members of Millburn's Jewish Community came together to mark the start of Hanukkah, with the lighting of a giant hanukkiah in Taylor Park.

The event was sponsored by Chai Center Chabad of Millburn/Short Hills. As attendees looked on, Rabbi Mendel Bogomilsky made some brief remarks about the holiday. Millburn Mayor Diane Eglow also spoke at the ...

United in Gratitude - Millburn-Short Hill Faith Community Gathered for Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

MILLBURN, NJ — On Sunday afternoon, Nov. 17, 2019, the faith communities of Millburn and Short Hills, New Jersey gathered at Congregation B'nai Jeshurun to share in a celebration of gratitude for all the blessings of this life, including the connections and relationships that transcend the things that make each of us unique and diverse.

The Thanksgiving celebration was a fun and ...

Christ Church in Short Hills Welcomes New Assistant Pastor, the Rev. Tristan Shin

SHORT HILLS, NJ,  —  The Rev. Bowie Snodgrass has announced that The Rev. Tristan Shin has joined Christ Church in Short Hills as Assistant Pastor.  Pastor Shin will assist as a Celebrant and Preacher for Sunday worship and other special services.  He also will focus on dedicated efforts to build upon the ministries of Pastoral Care, Community Outreach and Adult ...

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Archdiocese of Newark Will Close 10 Catholic Schools

May 27, 2020

Difficult Decision Will Strengthen Schools, Safeguard Future of Catholic Education; At-Home Learning Continues Through End of School Year 

The Archdiocese of Newark has announced the consolidation of its school community and the closure of nine archdiocesan-operated elementary schools at the end of this school year, the result of archdiocesan strategic planning efforts to ...

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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 ...

Broadway Celebrates Rising Stars of Paper Mill Playhouse

June 5, 2020

MILLBURN, NJ — This past Monday night, Paper Mill Playhouse streamed the Rising Star Honors presented by The Investors Foundation, drawing more than 10,000 views on Facebook and YouTube as it premiered. The virtual show celebrated the nearly 100 New Jersey high schools participating in the annual Rising Star Awards, which was canceled due to the current ...

Essex County Executive DiVincenzo Announces Cancellation of Summer Concerts and Fireworks

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 ...

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 Conversation: Keeping Kids Healthy & Safe This Summer

Walter Rosenfeld, MD, Chair of Pediatrics at Atlantic Health System’s Goryeb Children's Hospital and medical director of Children's Health at Atlantic Health System sat down recently for a Facebook Live where he shared some important information for parents about what they need to know to keep kids healthy and safe this summer.

 

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 Healthy & 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.

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