Virtual Planning Seminar

One of the greatest gifts you can give your family is to plan life's important matters in advance. Join Twilight Done Right's panel of local experts for our very first virtual event on ZOOM next Thursday, August 13 from 11:00am to 12:00pm and learn about elder law, senior living, hospice care, and memorial planning in today's world.

To celebrate the occasion and our gift to you, we are raffling off two, $50 Amazon E-Gift Cards. Register today and reserve your spot and a chance to win! For more information, please visit us online at, call (844) 733-6532, or click here to register on Zoom.

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Thu, August 13
11:00 am — 12:00 pm
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One of the greatest gifts you can give your family is to plan life's important matters in advance. Join Twilight Done Right's panel of local experts for our very first virtual event on ZOOM next Thursday, August 13 from 11:00am to 12:00pm and learn about elder law, senior living, hospice care, and memorial planning in today's world.

To celebrate the occasion and our gift to you, we ...

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Deal of the Day: Make it a Combo at Freshii Morris Plains

August 25, 2020

Turn your favorite bowl, salad, wrap, burrito or soup in a combo for just $2! Just pick your favorite chips or canned drink.

Stop in to Freshii Morris Plains and order your favorite today.

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

COVID-19 Update in Morristown; 2 Additional Cases As We Enter the Weekend

September 19, 2020

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  There are 597 positive COVID-19 cases in Morristown, as of Friday September 18, announced officials . 

Today the State of New Jersey is reporting 198,848 confirmed cases in New Jersey and 7,706 positive test results in Morris County. There have been 14,270 deaths in the state, with 686 confirmed deaths from Morris County.   Here are the ...

Murphy Denounces Shooting at Cops' Home, Signs Environmental Law, Reports COVID Numbers at Briefing

TRENTON, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy began Friday’s COVID-19 press briefing on a somber note by expressing his outrage over two gunmen who fired on the home of two Camden County police officers while their newborn baby was inside.

The gunmen shot at the officers’ home in Camden late Tuesday and struck the home at least six times, according to Camden police. The couple were inside ...

COVID-19 Update for Sept. 17 in Morristown; Number Remains at 595

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The number of cases in Morristown remains the same, as of Thursday, September 17, announced officials. The number of cases in Morristown remains at 595 cases.

Today the State of New Jersey is reporting 198,361 confirmed cases in New Jersey and 7,697 total positive test results in Morris County. There have been 14,266 deaths in the state, with 686 confirmed deaths ...

Back-to-School September Dog of the Month, MIRAGE

Mirage is a 5 year old energetic little fellow who loves exploring the outdoors, taking walks and even swimming when given the chance!! Basically, anything that affords him the chance to be outside works for him! He is a Australian Cattle dog/Blue Heeler mix, and true to his breed, Mirage is a dog that needs to keep busy in order to be at his best. He is sweet and affectionate, but needs a good ...

Looking for a Dog? Consider Freddy

Freddy came from the basement of a vacant house in Paterson and he was scared and unsure of people when he first arrived to 11th Hour, which made it hard for him to trust. He has come a long way though! After Freddy has met you and knows you don’t want to hurt him, you’ve become a friend to him for life. The ONLY time Freddy has ever made a peep is when he lets out some squeals ...

Tropical Storm Isaias Update

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utilities continue restoration efforts for customers of Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) who lost power as a result of Tropical Storm Isaias. Service has been restored to approximately 566,000 JCP&L customers – more than 72% of the 788,000 customers impacted by the storm.

More than 8,000 utility personnel from JCP&L, other ...

Morris Township's Fall Outdoor Movie Scheduled for October 24

September 18, 2020

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Community members are invited to enjoy a free outdoor movie on Saturday October 24 at Ginty Field in Morris Township.

The Morris Township Recreation Department will be showing The Addams Family with hot chocolate and a bonfire at the end of the movie. The festivities will begin at dust (approximately 6pm)

Attendees are reminded to bring blankets and lawn chairs.

Morristown Black Lives Matter Founder Participates in Panel Discussion; Sept. 14

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Black Lives Matter Morristown Founder T'Anna Kimborough will be a panelist in the discussion on women, race and police violence. 

The discussion will take place on Monday, September 16 at 6pm and will be about "women, race and police violence. Survivors and organizers of color will share stories about their encounters with police and how they continue to demand ...

Outdoor Fest in Morristown Features Fine Arts, Crafts and Live Music

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris Arts will present Morris Arts Fest, an outdoor festival featuring an art exhibit and sale of works by Morris County area visual artists and crafters on September 12 at Lewis Morris Park.

The festival will take place from 3-7 p.m. with a rain date is Sunday, Sept. 13.

The event is held in collaboration with the Morris County Park Commission. The Sugarloaf area at ...

Get to Know the Morristown Democratic Committee “Under the Tents” at the Morristown Club

September 20, 2020

Get to Know the Morristown Democratic Committee “Under the Tents” at the Morristown Club

Morristown, September 17, 2020  — The Morristown Democratic Committee is hosting an in-person, socially distanced Fall Cocktail Reception from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Tuesday, September 29 at the historic Morristown Club at 27 Elm Street in Morristown.

All are invited to safely ...

Free Open-Air Concert Oct. 11 at Malapardis Park in Whippany

The celebrated Hanover Wind Symphony will present a patriotic open-air concert called "America Strong!" on Sunday, October 11, at 2 p.m., at Malapardis Park, 191-225 Malapardis Road, in Cedar Knolls. The concert is free and open to the public.

The wearing of masks and social distancing will be observed during the concert. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for an inspiring afternoon of ...

Virtual Event: Four Winters in Morristown-Smallpox, Starvations and Mutiny

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The community is invited to attend a Virtual Round Table on September 10 at 7pm. The event is hosted by the North Jersey American Revolution.

Speaker, Former Morristown NHP Chief of Interpretation Bert Bunkerly will present Four Winters in Morristown: Smallpox, Starvation and Mutiny.  Dunkerly is a historian and author who is actively involved in historic preservation and ...

Tri-Town Cares Sponsoring Free COVID and Antibody Testing Today Sept. 15

September 15, 2020

CHATHAM, NJ - Free COVID and antibody testing will be offered today, Tuesday September 15 from 11am to 7pm at 58 Meyersville Road (Municiapl Building - lower level).

The testing is being offered by Tri-Town Cares and the Interfaith Health Council. Register for the tests here

There will be no co-pay or deductible charged. Insurance providers will be billed directly. Those who plan to ...

Hazardous Waste Drop-off Event Saturday Sept. 12

PARSIPPANY, NJ – A hazardous waste drop-off events will be held on Sept. 12 at the Public Safety Training Academy from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Due to COVID-19 restrictions, all participants dropping off household hazardous materials must wear face coverings, keep their vehicle windows closed, and stay in their vehicles for the duration of the event.

The MUA ...

Who Do We Thank for Labor Day?

NJ - While everyone takes for granted that the first Monday in Sept. is Labor Day, not many people know who to thank for this extra day off from work. And, to make matters worse, there are two men with similar names credited with proposing the holiday for workers— Peter McGuire, a carpenter and Matthew Maguire, a machinist from Paterson, NJ. Now, more than 100 years after the first ...

Photo Contest Celebrating History of Morris County Begins October 1

September 18, 2020

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Get your cameras ready! The Morris County Historical Society at Acorn Hall will begin accepting submissions for their photo contest on October 1. The contest celebrates the "rich and diverse history of Morris County.

Bruce White, former staff photographer of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Sotheby’s, will be serving as special guest judge. Mr. White’s most ...

Morristown Road Closures; September 16 - September 25

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Town of Morristown has announced road closures for September 16 through September 25. The closures are due to milling and paving.

Wednesday September 16

Harding Road/Harding Terrace - milling
Kary Way- milling
Erskine Drive- milling
Maxwell Court - milling

Thursday September 17

Community Place - milling
Entrance Avenue (upper) -milling
Chestnut ...

Fall Outdoor Concert at Ginty Field Set for Sept. 12

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris Township is continuing their outdoor concert series, this fall with The Belle Tones on Saturday September 12.

 The performance will take place at the Gazebo at Ginty Field, 45 Woodland Avenue in Morris Township at 3:30pm.

The event is free. 


Read More: NJSIAA Revises High School Sports Guidelines on Athlete Transfers and Spectator ...

A Protest to Save the Animals in East Hanover

September 19, 2020

EAST HANOVER, NJ - There was a large crowd gathered today in East Hanover near the premises of the Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter.  The peaceful protest was intended to speak up and for the animals with a call to stop the abuse.

According to the protestors, animals have been denied medicine, vaccines and medial care.  There were also calls to "Fire ...

Montville Resident Rallies Community to Support Local Police

MONTVILLE, NJ - In the Township of Montville, there are a lot of proud, active individuals trying to make a difference in the county communities. One of those proud individuals includes Stephanie Gist Sharratt, chairwoman of the Montville Township Republican County Committee.

Originally from Paterson, Sharratt has been a Montville resident since 1988, where she has lived with her husband, ...

Back to School Party Caused Infection of 12 to 16 Chatham High Students; Health Officer Reports Chatham Schools Still Safe

CHATHAM, NJ - The Borough of Chatham Council brought in its health officer Megan Avallone to talk about the latest outbreak of the Coronavirus among Chatham High students at its virtual meeting on Monday night.

According to Chatham Borough Mayor Thaddeus Kobylarz and Avallone, between 12 and 16 Chatham High students have been confirmed with contracting the Coronavirus and are currently being ...

Prudential Center to Serve as ‘Super’ Polling Site for 2020 Presidential Election

September 20, 2020

NEWARK, NJ — As cities nationwide gear up for what might arguably be one of the most important presidential elections in United States history, Newark and its corporate partners are joining forces to ensure voting access. 

Mayor Ras Baraka said at a virtual press conference Monday that thanks to a partnership between Essex County, the New Jersey Devils, Prudential Center and the ...

With Hard-Fought Environmental Justice Bill Signed in Newark, Activists Look Toward Work Ahead

NEWARK, NJ — When Maria Lopez-Nunez, director of environmental justice and community development for Ironbound Community Corporation, rattles off all the industrial entities impacting the quality of life for residents in her community, she needs both hands to count. 

Among the culprits: a garbage incinerator, the largest sewage waste treatment plant in New Jersey, two power ...

Massive Ship Passes Under Bayonne Bridge, Marks New Era in Ocean Cargo Transport

BAYONNE, NJ - The 1,200-foot-long CMA CGM Brazil  passed under the Bayonne Bridge on Saturday heading to the Port Newark-Elizabeth Marine Terminal. The huge vessel was the largest container ship ever to call on the bi-state port, or any other port on the U.S. East Coast.

Although the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey successfully raised the Bayonne Bridge in 2019 to ...

September Opening Predicted for Treetop Adventure Course in Roxbury

September 19, 2020

ROXBURY, NJ — A new - and long delayed - “treetop adventure course” in Ledgewood should be open next month, said one of its principals today.

The $4 million FLG X New Jersey adventure course received approval from the Roxbury Zoning Board in March, but could not open due to delays in securing state permits, said company and township officials.

But FLG X president Paul ...

Central Jersey Jazz Fest Adjusts, Switches to Livestream Format

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The show must go as the saying goes, and it will, with a tip of the hat to determination, technology and cyberspace.

Forced to respond to the limitations imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing, the venerable Central Jersey Jazz Festival, a mainstay of the arts and entertainment landscape for 11 years, will be live-streamed this year on Sunday, Sept.

Summer Fun Continues: Lifeguarded Beaches Through September, at Select Locations at LBI

LONG BEACH ISLAND - A global pandemic couldn't stop people from enjoying the lovely beaches of Long Beach Island this summer.

Labor Day has passed but don't expect to summer to sizzle out too soon.  

There will be more people at LBI in September this year, primarily because there are many homeowners who will stay put on LBI and work remotely from home. 

Here is the ...

How Sweet! Check Out These NJ Honey Farms During National Honey Month

September 17, 2020

NEW JERSEY — September is widely recognized as National Honey Month. This month typically marks the end of the honey collection season for beekeepers across the US.

You don’t have to be arms deep in a beehive to appreciate the thick, golden stuff that makes everything sweeter. The Garden State has a number of bee and honey farms that produce high-quality, local raw ...

Florence Adler Swims Forever by Rachel Beanland

Florence Adler Swims Forever by Rachel Beanland (Simon & Schuster, 2020)


Month and Year: August 1926

Event: At the age of 21, the tenacious Trudy Ederly, a 1924 Olympic gold medalist in the 4 x 100 meter freestyle relay,  became the first woman to swim across the English Channel. Ederly, a Jersey girl, made it from the shores of France to the British Coast in 14 hours and ...

NJ Tai Chi Founder Harry Legg Demonstrates the Health Benefits of the Ancient Martial Art

September 19, 2020

LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- Harry Legg, Founder of New Jersey Tai Chi, joined Brian Brodeur, TAPintoTV Executive Producer, at East Main Media Studios to discuss and demystify the practice of tai chi, while also demonstrating some of the martial art’s moves in the studio. 

“Most people may not realize tai chi is a deadly martial art,” said Legg, “but you might wonder how ...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR;Main Street Alliance of New Jersey applauds proposed millionaires tax, cautions more to be done

September 20, 2020

Main Street Alliance of New Jersey released the following statement today on the proposed millionaires tax, which creates a new tax bracket for those earning over $1 million while offering a tax rebate for New Jersey families earning $150,000 or less:

"Small businesses across the state know that a permanent millionaires tax is the start ...

COVID 19 and the Election

September 19, 2020

COVID 19 has affected everyone’s lives in one way or another. It has been a major disruption to almost everyone on earth. Many have tragically died from it. Many have become sick and recovered. The government in the United States has responded by shutting down many parts of the economy and suspending civil rights in many cases. The inability to attend church services comes to mind.

The ...

IRS releases state-by-state breakdown of nearly 9 million non-filers who will be mailed letters about Economic Impact Payments

September 17, 2020

WASHINGTON –The Internal Revenue Service today released a state-by-state breakdown of the roughly nine million people receiving a special mailing this month encouraging them to see if they’re eligible to claim an Economic Impact Payment.

The IRS will mail the letters to people who typically aren’t required to file federal income tax returns but may qualify for an Economic ...

CentraState Healthcare System and Atlantic Health System Seek Expanded Partnership

Systems sign Letter of Intent to build upon successful clinical affiliation

MORRISTOWN – Building on a history of successful collaboration to improve the health of residents across northern and central New Jersey, CentraState Healthcare System and Atlantic Health System have signed a Letter of Intent to create a unique model for health system co-ownership.  Upon completion ...

Reminder: Third Quarter Estimated Taxes Due

Now is the time to make your estimated tax payment

If you have not already done so, now is the time to review your tax situation and make an estimated quarterly tax payment using Form 1040-ES. The third quarter due date is now here.

Due date: Tuesday, September 15th, 2020

Remember, you are required to withhold at least 90 percent of your current tax obligation or 100 percent of last ...

Webinar: Start Your Own Business with TAPinto

Are you thinking about starting TAPinto in your community?  Join us for an informational webinar about starting and owning your own local news site with TAPinto.

Webinars are being offered on:

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at noon.  Register here.

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 1 p.m.  Register here.


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