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Pinball Tournament

Thu, August 22, 7:00 PM

Circle Bowl & Entertainment, Ledgewood

Pinball Tournament

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink Sports

Add to My Calendar 08/22/2019 7:00pm 08/22/2019 10:00pm America/New_York Pinball Tournament

We're bringing Pinball back!! Pinball tournaments occur every third Thursday of the month starting August 22nd.

Please contact us at 973-476-7834 if you are interested or have any questions.

$15 per month
18 and older

Win Prize $$$
Eat Food
Have Fun!

1107 Route 46 W Ledgewood, NJ 07852
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Sat, August 24

Hugh Force Park, Wharton

Canal Day Music & Craft Festival

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 08/24/2019 12:00am 08/25/2019 12:00am America/New_York Canal Day Music & Craft Festival

Canal day celebrates the Morris Canal, and its technological innovations that contributed to the development of Northern NJ.

Learn local history.

Come and enjoy free kayak rides, and narrated boat tours on the canal, 10 bands performing on two stages, animal and old western cowboy shows, historical demonstrations, pony and hayrides as well as 150 fine art and craft vendors.

Step back ...

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Looking for a Religious School? Best Deal Ever

September 14, 2019

visit www.MAKOMnj.org for more information and to register

Morristown Festival of Books is 31 Days Away!

Mark your calendars! Don't miss the Morristown Festival of Books on Saturday October 12!

Milestones

Local Boy Scouts Hike Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico

September 9, 2019

By Christian Geuther, September 4, 2019

Philmont Scout Ranch, New Mexico -- On June 26, nine Boy Scouts ranging in ages from 14 to 17 and holding ranks from Tenderfoot to Eagle Scout along with three Assistant Scoutmasters from Troop 109 in Randolph, NJ headed to Newark Airport for a flight to Denver, Colorado for the first leg of their Philmont Backpacking trek.

NJ TRANSIT Graduating Seven Locomotive Engineer Classes in Two Years – Same Number Graduated in Last Five Years Combined

With the recent June 2019 graduating class and six more classes of locomotive engineering trainees graduating through December 2020, NJ TRANSIT will have graduated seven classes in two years (2019 – 2020). That’s the same number of classes that graduated in the previous five years combined (2014 – 2018.)

Agency officials attribute the significant increase in engineer training ...

Summer Crafts with the Kids

Looking for something to do with the kids? Try these craft ideas. Contact Celeste for more information or directions. She can be reached at 614-595-3163

 

Dramatic Changes in the Law Protect Employees From Wage Theft

Has your employer failed to pay you all wages, compensation and benefits due?
Has your employer failed to pay you on time?
Has your employer retaliated or discriminated against you for complaining about unpaid wages and compensation?

If so, a new wage and hour law passed this month affords you new and important rights. This includes the right to sue your employer in court and receive ...

JCP&L Sponsors NJ State Fair Featuring OSCAR the Robot

JCP&L served as a sponsor for the recently held NJ State Fair in Augusta, and also arranged for an appearance by OSCAR the Robot, a high-tech strolling act that attracts and entertains crowds with his witty conversation, music and antics.  OSCAR is seen here interacting with attendees at the fairgrounds.

JCP&L is a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE). JCP&L serves ...

Enjoy Morristown Community Family Day on Saturday September 21

September 12, 2019

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Bring the whole family to the 17th Annual Morristown Community Family Day. The fun day will take place on Saturday September 21 from 12noon - 5pmat the Cauldwell Playground on Flagler Street in Morristown.

Come eat, play, enjoy music and meet key figures from the community. 

 

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MHS Football & Cheer Hosts Car Wash; Saturday Sept. 7

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Come support the MHS Football team & Cheerleaders and get your car cleaned too!

The MHS Football and Cheerleaders are holding a Car Wash on Saturday, September 7 at Morristown High School on Saturday, September 7th from 9am-12pm. The car wash will take place in the Staff Parking lot near the field house by the football field.

There is a suggested donation of $10 ...

Preschool Program: Buzz Like A Bee

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Buzz like a bee! Preschool children and their caregivers are invited to come and learn about bees, do an art project, and hear a story with Growing in the Garden.

The event is rain or shine.

Those interested need to Pre-register with Cynthia Winslow: cwinslow@maccullochhall.org or 973-538-2404, ext. 16. $12 per child/adult, $8 for members.

Morristown-Beard to Host Crimson Fall Family Festival

September 13, 2019

All members of the community are invited to the third annual Crimson Fall Family Festival on Saturday, September 28th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the Morristown-Beard School campus, 70 Whippany Road in Morristown.

This fun-filled afternoon will include food and refreshments, a DJ & photo booth, a popcorn machine and a hot dog truck. There will also be a giant slide, pumpkin painting, face ...

Free Rabies Clinic For Dogs and Cats In Morristown; Sept. 7

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Town of Morristown is providing dog and cat owners an opportunity to get a free rabies vaccination for your beloved pet. Morristown's Division of Health is holding this free rabies clinic on Saturday Sept 7  from 11:00 - 1:00 pm at Town Hall.

Pets who have never been vaccinated before will be given a one year vaccination. All other animals will receive a ...

Federation Hosts Community-wide Cycling and Family Fun Day Event to Help Send Kids to Camp

Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ’s second annual Tour de Summer Camps NJ is taking place on Sunday, September 22, 2019. Proceeds of this community cycling and Family Fun Day event will make it possible for more children across Greater MetroWest NJ to attend Jewish summer camp through One Happy Camper grants and need-based scholarships. The start and finish line, ...

Madison PBA Food Truck Fest; Saturday Sept. 14

September 13, 2019

MADISON, NJ - Bring your appetite to the Madison PBA Food Truck Fest on Saturday September 14. The fest, which takes place at the Madison Police Department, 62 Kings Road,  is set to begin at 11am and will conclude at 7pm.

 According to the website, the event will feature 15-20 food trucks, a beer garden, 2 live bands, game for children, a dunk tank and much more. The price ...

Morris County Regional College Fair Held at CCM

Event held on Sept. 15, noon to 3 p.m.

RANDOLPH, NJ — Representatives from more than 180 colleges will be present at the annual Morris County Regional College Fair on Sunday, Sept. 15. The event is hosted by the County College of Morris (CCM), located at 214 Center Grove Road in Randolph.

The fair is sponsored by CCM, the Morris County Association of School Counseling Directors and ...

Oktoberfest at Hillside Hose Company No. 1

MORRISTOWN, NJ - All are invited to bring friends and family to Hillside Hose Company's annual Oktoberfest! This year's event will feature quality beer, great music, German food, raffles, merchandise, and more! The event will take place October 5 from 2pm - 8pm.Families welcome!

Guests can sign up on the Facebook page and follow Hillside Hose Company ...

Friday the 13th Evening Bat Walk at Jockey Hollow in Morristown

September 13, 2019

MORRISTOWN, NJ –  Dusk is when the bats come out! Nine species of bats call New Jersey home, and many can be seen flying around your neighborhood at dusk. To help you identify which species of bat you’re looking at, Morristown National Historical Park is offering two free evening Bat Walk programs.

The Bat Walk will be offered tonight, Friday September 13 ...

TAPinto Launches Milestones: Wedding Announcements, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, Graduations, Reunions and More

TAPinto.net has launched Milestones, a new section dedicated to publishing reader wedding announcements, bar/bat mitzvah announcements, graduations, reunions and more. 

Free for a limited time, readers can submit important milestones in their lives and those of their family, and have them published on TAPinto, enabling the community to hear about the happy news and join in the ...

CCM to Hold Auditions for 'Bright Star' Tonight; Sept. 10

RANDOLPH, NJ -  Auditions for the musical  'Bright Star' a musical will be held tonight, Tuesday September 10 at CCM's Dragonetti Auditorium

The acclaimed musical, directed by Professor Marielaine Mammon, is inspired by a true story, and features the Tony-nominated score by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell. “Bright Star” tells a sweeping tale ...

Parsippany Student Makes the Cover of Deca Guide

September 15, 2019

DENVILLE, NJ – The cover of the 2019-20 DECA Guide features Morris County School of Technology (MCST) student Gauri Kshirsagar of Parsippany. A senior in the Academy for Finance and International Business at MCST in Denville, Kshirsagar competed at DECA nationals this past April in retail merchandising and was the only New Jersey student to win a first-place trophy.

DECA, formerly ...

Atlantic Health System Showcases New Ambulance, Medical Supply Station in Newton

September 15, 2019

NEWTON, NJ – Atlantic Health System on Tuesday marked the opening of its newly-built building in Newton, which will serve as the new northern station of Atlantic Mobile Health, its transportation division, as well as AtHome Medical, which provides in-home medical equipment and supplies.

The new building, located directly across High Street from Newton Medical Center, gives ...

Spend a Saturday Afternoon with Model Trains at the A. Paul Mallery Railroad Center

September 12, 2019

Union County residents and visitors looking for an educational activity for all ages can come to Open House events at the A. Paul Mallery Model Railroad Center in Union Township every Saturday afternoon in September from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., and experience the sights and sounds of an enormous HO scale train layout along with other displays.

The Railroad Center is run by The Model Railroad ...

New Jersey Date Night: Autumn Apple Picking

September 14, 2019

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

When you date someone not from New Jersey they might ask why we’re known as the Garden State. Typically the answer can be found with one visit to a local farmer’s market, but if doubt persists all you have to do is take them to a New Jersey orchard. 

A beautiful fall afternoon becomes ...

70 Years Ago, Camden Man Became Nation's First Mass Murderer

His name, like the names of his victims, is nearly forgotten. 

But what Howard Unruh did 70 years ago today in Camden, N.J. foreshadowed the insanity of mass shootings we live with today.

Insanity is the operative word here. From lockdown drills in nursery schools to bullet resistant backpacks, random mass shootings have become part of the “uniquely American” cultural ...

Gun Safety Legislation

Each week former New Jersey State Assemblymen and former gubernatorial candidates John Wisniewski (Democrat) & Jack Ciattarelli (Republican) will tackle New Jersey's most pressing issues. This week:

Gun Safety Legislation

This week, Senator Bob Menendez called on upon Senate Majority leader Sen. Mitch McConnell to allow a vote on gun safety measures. At a ...

The 2019 NY Jets Season that Never Was

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - On Sunday, the New York Jets played their 2019 home opener against the Buffalo Bills and fans at MetLife Stadium and those who were watching on television were stunned when a 16-0 win became a 17-16 loss.

After weeks of speculation and bragging, training camp, trades and four preseason games, where the Jets lost two and won two, Head Coach Adam Gase held a press conference ...

HomeGrown NJ Highlights Asbury Park’s Progressive & LGTBQ-Friendly Spirit

September 13, 2019

ASBURY PARK, NJ -- Besides sand, surf and Springsteen, Asbury Park has been known in recent years as a hub for the New Jersey LGBTQ community. HomeGrown Host Stephanie Willoughby spoke with Comedian & Activist Jess Alaimo about the LGBTQ-friendly atmosphere of Asbury Park. Alaimo grew up in Asbury Park, where she still lives, and has family roots here. She founded the Asbury Park Young ...

Letter to the Editor: Vaping Crisis Requires Immediate Action

September 14, 2019

As of today, a sixth person has died from vaping-related lung disease.  Nationwide, there have been at least 380 cases of lung illness among people who have used e-cigarette products — devices, liquids, refill pods, or cartridges.

We are in the midst of a health crisis.

Both the Center for Disease Control and the American Lung Association are urging people to stop the use of ...

Friday The 13th Fun Facts

September 13, 2019

Today is Friday the 13th and there is a full moon to boot this evening. So, how superstitious are you? Will you walk under a ladder, break a mirror or cross paths with a black cat on Friday, September 13? Probably not, but here are a few fun facts about Friday the 13th folklore nevertheless.

The history of Friday the 13th being a day to stay under the covers to avoid bad luck actually dates ...

Police Blotter for Aug 20 - Aug 28

September 4, 2019

8/20: ARREST FOR WARRANT: Officers executed a motor-vehicle stop for an equipment violation in Hanover Township. An investigation revealed Wendy R. Umanzor, age 29, of Dover, to have a warrant for failure to appear in Dover Joint Municipal Court. She was released with a new court date pending.

8/24: ARREST FOR WARRANT: Officers executed a motor-vehicle stop for an equipment violation in ...

New Jersey Human Services Announces Wage Increase for Professionals Who Support Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

September 13, 2019

New $36 Million Increase Marks Second Consecutive Year of Rate Increases to Support Higher Wages

(TRENTON) – The New Jersey Department of Human Services Commissioner Carole Johnson announced today that wage increases totaling $36 million have taken effect for direct support professionals who work with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to help them live ...

Obituaries

Robert J. Talmadge, age 80, of Manahawkin, NJ, passed away on Tuesday, April 2, 2019. Born in ...
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May 19, 1935 - Sep 23, 2018
Bill N. Raso, age 83, of Manahawkin, NJ passed away September 23, 2018. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he ...
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 It is with great sadness that The Hampshire Companies announces that Todd Anderson, ...
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- Mar 13, 2017
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Paulus J. Tuyp, passed away at his residence with his loving and ...
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- Mar 12, 2017
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Edward K. Larsen, 94, passed away on Sunday, March 12, 2017 at JFK ...
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