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Holiday Gift Guide; Terry's Pet Stop

November 25, 2020

Great Thanksgiving Deals all weekend long! Check out Terry's Pet Stop for more!  visit. www.terryspetstop.com

Chef Inspired or Customized Burritos to Satisfy Any Appetite

November 17, 2020

Whether it chef inspired or customized, Freshii Morris Plains' burritos are sure to satisfy any appetite!

Freshii Morris Plains is located at 1767 Route 10 East in Morris Plains

What Are You Eating Today?

How about some sausage and broccoli rabe with roasted peppers and fresh mozzarella on this chilly day!! #havesomeforbreakfast #whynot #betyoucantfinishit

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Hey Morristown....Santa Claus is Coming to Town!

November 24, 2020

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Some good news is coming your way. Santa will be coming to Morristown after all! 

A few weeks ago, it was announced during a Morristown Council meeting that the holiday celebration on the Morristown Green would look a little different. However, today, the Morristown Partnership confirmed that although the celebration will look a little different, Santa will visit ...

Morristown March Protests Another Covid-19 Lockdown

 MORRISTOWN, NJ - A march to protest another lockdown took place in Morristown and Morris Township on Sunday, November 22. The group, led by  Morris County surrogate and former Morris County Freeholder, Heather Darling joined a group of residents urging Governor Phil Murphy to not order another COVID-19 lockdown.

The "March for Your Rights" began at 10 a.m. at the ...

March for Your Rights This Sunday in Morris Township

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - A new, non-partisan organization called We the People NJ are inviting all concerned citizens to join them for a peaceful March for Your Rights on Sunday, November 22nd in Morris Township from 10am -12pm.

The march will begin at the Morris Township police department and end at the steps of Morristown's town hall.

According to a spokesperson for the group, ...

A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving, the Parade and more ideas for a Very Happy Thanksgiving!

November 26, 2020

NEW JERSEY - Thanksgiving 2020 will certainly be a unique one with the coronavirus pandemic putting a damper on holiday plans. Mother Nature too will be raining on the dramatically scaled back and non-traveling Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

The parade will still be on NBC Thanksgiving morning and it will feature a lot of Broadway and, of course, Santa. NBC will broadcast from 9 a.m. to ...

Want to Send a Letter to Santa? His Mailbox Will Be On the Morristown Green

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Want to tell Santa all the things on your Christmas list? Kids can write Santa a letter and drop it off in his mailbox. Santa's Mailbox will be located on the Morristown Green.

Letters will be accepted through the month of December until Christmas.



Goodbye 2020, Hello 2021! First Night Morris County Offers Live and Virtual Entertainment

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Can't wait to say goodbye to 2020? Usher in the new year at First Night Morris County with live and virtual shows. This year marks the 29th annual celebration of the family friendly, alcohol free celebration.

The event will showcase 100 artists in dance, theatre, comedy, music visual arts, world cultures, kids programs. All shows will be presented live, virtual and on ...

Best Thanksgiving Flicks To Watch While The Turkey Cooks

November 26, 2020

NEW JERSEY - Thanksgiving 2020 will certainly be a unique one with the coronavirus pandemic putting a damper on holiday plans. Mother Nature too will be raining on the dramatically scaled back and non-traveling Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. The parade will still be on NBC Thanksgiving morning and it will feature a lot of Broadway and of course Santa. NBC will broadcast from 9 a.m. to noon ...

Safe, socially-distanced “family fun campout” for Scouts BSA Troop 39 at the Morris Plains Community Park

On Saturday, November 14, Troop 39 was able to accomplish their first campout since pandemic restrictions were put in place in NJ.  The overnight family event took place within the Morris Plains Community Park, where troop members were able to do skill-building activities during the day and shared tents with immediate family members overnight.  Councilwoman Cathie Kelly was instrumental ...

The Morristown Fiber Fairy Offers Warmth as Temperatures Dip

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The statues on the Green have new winter accessories. According to weather authorities, tomorrow, Wed. Nov. 18 will be the coldest day of the fall so far.

With cold temperatures hitting the area, the Morristown Fiber Fairies have been hard at work, knitting scarves and hats and leaving them on the Green for those in need.

The beautifully woven hats and scarves ...

Did you Cook? Order Out? Share Your Thanksgiving Photos With Us!

November 26, 2020

This Thanksgiving may look and feel a little different but it can still be great. Did you cook something new? Bake something different? Order out? Start a new tradition? Share your stories and photos with us!

Someone on staff here at TAPinto made a homemade cherry pie from scratch...de-pitted the cherries too! very time consuming but rewarding. 

What's Open and Closed in Morristown on Thanksgiving

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Happy Thanksgiving! Some businesses are open while most offices and businesses are closed. Check below to see what's open and what's closed

In observance of Thanksgiving the following offices and businesses are closed.

Morristown Town Hall is closed
Township of Morris is closed
No trash collection in Morris Township
No Trash Collection in Morristown.

Vaccines Coming, But NJ Worries Trump May Upset Distribution Plan

First batch expected within a month. Millions more will be needed, as will help from federal government.

This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, visit njspotlight.com.

New Jersey is set to receive the first batch of 130,000 COVID-19 vaccines within ...

Chatham Skatepark Committee Proposes to Build $550,000 Skate Park; 5 Possible Locations, 2 in the Township, 3 in the Borough

November 20, 2020

CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham Skatepark Committee presented its plan to build a new $550,000 Skatepark that will cover 10,000 square feet, at the virtual Chatham Township Committee meeting held Thursday night.

Crystal Paone, the local government chairperson for the Chatham Skatepark Committe, made her pitch to the township committee to build the park at one of five ...

Parsippany Area Chamber of Commerce Holding a Diaper Drive

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Women and Business Committee of the Parsippany Area Chamber of Commerce is holding a diaper drive from now until November 20, 2020. 

The are requesting donations of new diapers from newborn to adult sizes, along with baby wipes to help those in need.

Interested donors can drop off the diapers and wipes at the M&T Bank at 240 Baldwin Road or the Valley Bank ...

Plane Clips Tree, Crashes at Hillsborough Airport; 2nd Mishap in 7 Days

November 25, 2020

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - A 70-year-old student pilot and his 73-year-old instructor were injured after their plane struck a tree and crashed on to the runway at Central Jersey Regional Airport late Tuesday afternoon.

It was the second crash of a single-engine plane at the airport in seven days, and the third since July.

The airport, formerly known as Kupper Airport, is located at 1034 ...

COVID Testing in Montclair

More COVID-19 Testing Coming to Montclair

Mayor Sean M. Spiller and the Township Council are pleased to announce six COVID-19 testing events to be held in Montclair from 2:00 to 7:00 p.m., on November 23, 24 and 30, and December 1, 7 and 8, at the Essex County Glenfield Park Wally Choice Community Center, 49 Maple Avenue.

Insurance is requested but not required.
Participants are asked ...

COVID-19 Outbreak Infects 53 Staff & Patients at Carrier Clinic in Belle Mead

MONTGOMERY, NJ - The township Health Department has confirmed 53 cases of COVID-19 at the Carrier Clinic in the Belle Mead section. 

The outbreak occurred in a unit where 30 staff and 23 patients tested positive for the virus.

Carrier Clinic, a specialized behavioral health facility owned by Hackensack Meridian, implemented universal testing of all staff after discovering a ...

Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides Returning to New Brunswick

November 24, 2020

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – One of the city’s most beloved holiday season traditions will be returning next month.

Horse-drawn carriage rides will be held downtown on three consecutive Thursdays: Dec. 3, Dec. 10 and Dec. 17.

The carriage rides would take place between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m.

New Brunswick City Market, which gained approval from the City Council at Wednesday night’s ...

Essex County Cancels Turtle Back Zoo Holiday Lights Spectacular for 2020

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The 2020 Essex County Holiday Lights Spectacular at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo has been canceled due to ongoing fear of COVID-19.

 “Because of the pandemic, we have made the difficult decision to cancel this year’s Holiday Lights Spectacular,” Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. said. “The lights show has become a ...

Santa Returning to Bridgewater Commons Mall in a Safe, Socially Distanced Way

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Santa Claus is officially returning to Bridgewater in a safe, socially distanced way.

On Monday, the Bridgewater Commons Mall will officially welcome Santa and unveil its Safe Santa Celebration to welcome kids of all ages to a socially distanced visit and photo with the man himself.

Karen Fluharty, of Strategy + Style Marketing Group, said that as the pandemic continued ...

Meet Clyde; A Entlebucher Mountain Dog

It’s not everyday we have an Entlebucher Mountain Dog mix up for adoption, but we do now! Meet Clyde Lonestar!

A handsome young pup, in search of his forever home! Entles are known for their friendly face and their boundless enthusiasm, and Clyde definitely fits the bill! As excited as Clyde can be upon leaving his run, he is amazingly calm and loving when tucked in the backseat of a ...

November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month; Check out Dillon!

November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month and we have a pooch who could really use a home during his senior years!

Check out this handsome guy, Dillon! Our sweet boy has turned 9 and is now in his senior years in a shelter . He is such a great pup who is housebroken, GOOD WITH DOGS, walks great on a leash and absolutely LOVES car rides (sticks his head out the window the whole time!). He also loves ...

Cranberry Farming Has a History in NJ (Thanksgiving Recipe Included)

November 24, 2020

What’s Thanksgiving without cranberries? Whether you whip up a batch of homemade chutney (see below) or open a can of jellied sauce, there’s a good chance that the famous red berry will make an appearance in some way, shape or form with your feast. Ocean Spray reports that six in 10 Americans say cranberry sauce has and always will be on their Thanksgiving table every ...

How to Survive Political Discussions at Your Next Family Holiday Gathering

November 24, 2020

LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- Clinical psychologist Dr. Meryl Dorf sat down with TAPintoTV’s Executive Producer Brian Brodeur to provide strategies on how to negotiate potentially difficult political discussions at family holiday gatherings.

Dr. Dorf joined Brodeur at East Main Media Studios’ studio facility earlier in 2020, after being featured several times on TAPintoTV via Zoom. East ...

Regardless of Party, Officials Should Respect our Democracy

November 25, 2020

To the Editor:

Every four years, the nation watches as a president takes the oath of office, following a process established in the Constitution and by the laws of our 50 states. We may be filled with joy or dismay over the voters’ choice, but we have always respected the process by which it was made.

Confidence in the electoral process and a commitment to a peaceful transfer of power ...

Still Much to Be Thankful for This Thanksgiving, Despite Coronavirus

November 26, 2020

Thanksgiving is a special day of the year when we pause to give thanks for the blessings that we have. This year, the holiday has to be different - it will be smaller and more somber, virtual and outdoors or indoors with few people and the windows open.

That’s how we can safely, still show appreciation and give thanks.

As we celebrate this day, I would like to take a moment to ...

Special $300 tax deduction helps most people give to charity this year – even if they don’t itemize

November 26, 2020

WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers of a special new provision that will allow more people to easily deduct up to $300 in donations to qualifying charities this year.

Following special tax law changes made earlier this year, cash donations of up to $300 made before Dec. 31, 2020, are now deductible when people file their taxes in 2021.

“Our nation’s ...

Pascrell Demands Investigation, Prosecution of Trump Government Crimes

Unprecedented litany of misdeeds must not be swept under the rug

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) today called for the widespread investigation and prosecution of members of the outgoing Trump administration.

“Donald Trump and members of his administration have committed innumerable crimes against the United States,” said Rep. Pascrell. “He has ...

Many college students may still qualify for an Economic Impact Payment; Review the guidelines and register by Nov. 21 at IRS.gov

WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service urges any eligible self-supporting college student who doesn’t need to file a tax return to register by Nov. 21 so they can receive an Economic Impact Payment before the end of the year.

In advance of the National EIP Registration Day on Nov. 10 and highlighted in “A Closer Look,” the IRS is reminding people who don’t ...


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