Press Releases

December 12, 2018

  To celebrate its 10th anniversary, Partners for Health Foundation awarded 10 Community Impact Awards, and grants totaling $100,000, to recognize nonprofit organizations and individuals making a significant difference in the health and well-being of local communities. The awardees were selected ...

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The Woman’s Club of Upper Montclair invites you to their annual Holiday Concert    Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 1:30 pm, 200 Cooper Avenue, Upper Montclair.  Featuring    The Women’s Club Choir and Director Clarissa Anthony Schoch. The Chorus will be singing holiday   music ...

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Join Brother to Brother at our first Holiday Fundraising Mixer @ ZuluBa featuring D.J. Lucky!!  Give yourself and your friends an early holiday treat by supporting our efforts in mentoring the young men in our community by coming out and supporting a great cause.  Good food, Good music, and Good ...

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Meet us at The Mark Montclair for our Christmas Concert featuring gospel recording artists Selwyn and Michelle Arnold, special guest Tangy Major, our own Flames of Unity dance ministry, selections from our choir and a word from Senior Pastor Leslie Houseworth-Fields. CD sales and refreshments ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Brookdale Reformed Church will host their annual Blue Christmas Worship Service Thur. Dec. 20 . The holidays can be a difficult time for anyone who is suffering from loss, hurt, or despair. "We understand that these feelings occur and we invite you to a worship service that ...

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  Verona, New Jersey — Verona High School is one of 373 school districts in the U.S. and Canada being honored by the College Board with placement on the 9th Annual AP® District Honor Roll.  To be included on the 9th Annual Honor Roll, Verona High School had to, since 2016, increase the number of ...

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Essex County, NJ - Impact100 Essex announced the four finalist grant nominees for their 2018 grant award today. One of these nominees will be voted the recipient of the $120,000 grant at the group’s Annual Conference to be held on January 15, 2019 at the Upper Montclair Women’s Club. “We ...

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(NEWARK, NJ) – Essex County Freeholder President Brendan Gill is urging the residents of Essex County to sign up for health care coverage through the Affordable Care Act (ACA) before the close of open enrollment on Dec. 15 th . Beginning January 1, 2019, all residents are required to have ...

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    The Montclair Public Library has announced changes to the fees and costs for its Adult School programs starting in 2019. “The Adult School has been one of Montclair’s treasures since it was founded in 1934,” says Library Director Peter Coyl. “We are so proud that the Adult School ...

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MADISON  -- Bassist/vocalist Mike Weatherly will sing some of his favorite songs when the Grove Street Stompers appear at the New Jersey Jazz Society’s annual meeting on Sunday, December 16, at Shanghai Jazz in Madison, NJ. But there’s no guarantee. “We don’t discuss what we’re playing ahead of ...

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Essex County Turtle Back Zoo is recruiting volunteers for the 2019 Docent Class. Docents are volunteer educators who give educational talks, act as tour guides, and are stationed throughout the Zoo to provide information to visitors about the Zoo and its animal collection. This is a highly ...

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Golda Och Academy is pleased to announce details of the Och Scholars Academic Scholarship program for the 2019-20 school year. Six scholarships will be available for newly-enrolled 9th grade students for Fall 2019 in the areas of writing, science and mathematics, and an additional six scholarships ...

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Montclair Kimberley Academy (MKA), a thought-leader in education, is always on the cutting edge with relevant topics affecting activists, authors, and those helping to shape the most important issues in today’s news arena. The Parents’ Association of Montclair Kimberley Academy (PAMKA) is excited ...

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PATERSON, NJ -- This holiday season CUMAC is partnering with the Toy Foundation (TTF) to provide toys to hundreds of kids in need in Passaic County. The toy giveaway will be a part of CUMAC’s inaugural Holly Jolly Holiday Party, a community event taking place on December 14 and 15 at the ...

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Montclair Public Library proudly invites friends and neighbors of the community to the 52nd Annual Harvest Festival of African Culture (and the Library’s 30th year celebrating Kwanzaa). We are excited to welcome back Mama Yaa, of Pyramyd Dance Company, who will kick off the event with a ...

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Susan G. Komen North Jersey held their first Pink Champagne Lunch & Fashion Show at Mayfair Farms in West Orangeon December 8th. The event was led by Pink Champagne Lunch Committee members Sonia Best, Fine Lines Salon; Dorothy Goldberg, CWI Design; Sally Glick, Sobel & Co, LLC; Catherine ...

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Kessler Foundation is seeking pediatric volunteers to participate in a collaborative study with Children's Specialized Hospital. We are looking for boys aged 5-8, who have not been diagnosed with a neurological condition (i.e., concussion, seizures, ADHD), a mental health disorder (i.e., ...

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TRENTON – The U.S. Food & Drug Administration and Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention have announced that their agencies have narrowed down the source of contaminated romaine lettuce at the heart of a recent outbreak of E. coli 0157:H7, and that no New Jersey-grown lettuce is connected ...

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We are talking with our gadgets more and more--our phones, our personal assistants, even our fridges.  We will discuss the kinds of innovation that are powering modern advances, such as deep learning, who is getting left behind, and the unique features of human language that remain a challenge.

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BELMAR, NJ — Belmar will kick off sales of its 2019 beach badges next month with prices remaining unchanged from 2018 — at least for now. After several rain-dampened seasons that stunted badge sales, coupled with increasing beachfront costs, the borough council is exploring whether to raise the ...

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Kessler Foundation is seeking pediatric volunteers to participate in a collaborative study with Children's Specialized Hospital. We are looking for boys aged 5-8, who have not been diagnosed with a neurological condition (i.e., concussion, seizures, ADHD), a mental health disorder (i.e., ...

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After distributing over 5,500 backpacks to veterans in need, the team at Backpacks For Life realized that there wasn’t a backpack designed specifically to meet the needs of the homeless and  at-risk veteran community that Backpacks For Life serves…so they designed one. Former Marine Corps ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair's final sesquicentennial celebration event – a Black & White Gala – will be held Saturday, December 8, from 7:00 p.m. to midnight, at the Pig & Prince Restaurant, 1 Lackawanna Plaza. Hosted by Mayor Robert Jackson, Township Council, and ...

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The New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) Annual Statewide Holiday Dinner and Expo will take place on November 29 at The Bethwood, 38 Lackawanna Ave, Totowa, New Jersey 07512, from 5:30 to 8:00pm.This festive holiday networking event provides an opportunity for women business ...

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The National Council of Jewish Women, Essex County Section (NCJW/Essex) honored Cathy Silverman of Roseland at a Crown Jewels Gala in recognition of her dedication and leadership during 18 years serving as Executive Director. The Crown Jewels Gala was held at the Crystal Plaza in Livingston on ...

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On Saturday, December 8th, The Montclair Firefighters Foundation, Zimm’s Fund and Marines Care will host their annual Toys for Tots Drop-off at Montclair Fire Department Headquarters located at 1 Pine St, Montclair. The drop-off will be from 12 - 3pm. Please bring one new, unwrapped toy to donate.

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -  Bloomfield resident Jenn Stilwell's cranberry jelly recipe remains the worst kept secret in the township. First published in 2016 when TAPinto Bloomfield was only a few months old, this recipe will probably be published the weekend before Thanksgiving every ...

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The Morgan Museum, an 1845 farmhouse, located at 902 Pompton Avenue, Cedar Grove, will be part of the Essex County Historic House Tour again this year.  We will be open Saturday, December 1, and Sunday, December 2 from 1 until 4 p.m.  Take a tour of the museum which will be decorated for the ...

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Advice to Consumers, Restaurants, and Retailers CDC is advising that U.S. consumers not eat any romaine lettuce, and retailers and restaurants not serve or sell any, until we learn more about the outbreak. This investigation is ongoing and the advice will be updated as more ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Toni’s Kitchen partners closely with local institutions including the Bloomfield Public Library, preschools, and aftercare programs to ensure that children have fresh, healthy food reliably available.  All-Ways Advertising President, Robert Lieberman, took note of this work and ...

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