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Breaking News: Cedar Grove Parents Seeking to Hold Superintendent and BOE Accountable for Potential Privacy Violations and Lack of Transparency at Board of Education Meeting TONIGHT at 7:30pm at Cedar Grove High School

Last month, the Cedar Grove School District administered a controversial “equity and diversity” survey to high school, middle school and elementary school children.  The survey was given to students as young as third grade, in a seeming violation of district policy and state and federal laws requiring prior written informed parental consent.  In a swift and organized ...

Jersey 1st TV Tonight Will Focus on the Technology and Innovation Sector: Special Guest is John Carini

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Jersey 1st TV takes center stage tonight, Thursday, July 15th at 7pm. The subject is NJ's technology sector and why tech companies leaving California for Miami and Austin. NJ’s business climate is the worst in the country. How can we fix this issue so that we can attract technology companies to NJ?

Elizabeth Nader and John Carini will be discussing the business ...

Edison Heating and Cooling: The Benefits of Routine HVAC Maintenance

July 23, 2021

EDISON, NJ –  Edison Heating and Cooling offers new and existing customers the option to purchase a maintenance contract and, according to owner Mike Iarrapino, there are various benefits for routine HVAC maintenance. 

"Routine check-ups and maintenance are key to ensuring your comfort systems are performing at their best," Iarrapino said, ...

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Morris Plains' Pratiksha Mukherjee Receives High Academic Honors:

June 22, 2021

 Pratiksha Mukherjee of Morris Plains has received from Joe Biden the President's Gold Award for Educational Excellence in recognition of her stupendous academic achievement.

This award level is bestowed upon those who maintain an overall grade in 90-100% range in all curricula. In addition to the award, Pratiksha was also member of the coveted Advanced Mathematics Program, the ...

Annual "Meet Me In Morristown" Hits the Sidewalks This Thursday; July 29

July 26, 2021

Morristown, NJ– Meet Me in Morristown, a summer event that promotes arts and culture, as well as the downtown economy will hit the streets this Thursday, July 29 in Morristown.

“As we start to resume our regular programming, we are pleased to once again partner with Morris Arts to bring the community together for this much-anticipated outdoor event,” said Jennifer Wehring, ...

Dig It! Eat I! Family Saturdays Happening Now at Macculloch Hall.

MORRISTOWN, NJ - There is still time to register for Macculloch Hall's Dig It! Eat it! Family Saturdays.

Last Saturday, there were 12 families registered for the first part of the Book in a Box Series. There are a total of three Saturdays within the Book in a Box Series. Each session is at 10 AM in the gardens of Macculloch Hall.

At registration, families received a green bracelet ...

Free Summer Concert Series in Morris Township Continues Tuesday July 13 with Norton Smull Band

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  The summer concert series continues tonight Tuesday with Country Comfort. The performance will take place at the Gazebo at Ginty Field, 45 Woodland Avenue in Morris Township. 

The performance is free and will begin at 7pm.

The remaining schedule for the concert series is as follows:

Tuesday July 13 - Norton Smull Band
Tuesday, July 20 - Mike ...

Madison Farmers Market is Thursday, July 22

July 22, 2021

MADISON, NJ - The 2021 Farmers Market is in full swing.  The Market will be located at Dodge Field, located between Central and Greenwood Avenues (use 49 Central Avenue for GPS purposes). The market will run from Thursday, May 20 until Thursday, November 18

The hours are 1pm - 6pm.

1, DDC
2, J&J's Italian Ice & Honey
3, The Foraged ...

Macculloch Hall Presents Growing in the Garden: Sunrise, Sunset

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The community is inivted to join Macculloch Hall today at 2pm to listen to stories about sunrises and sunsets. The event will take place on Facebook Live at 2pm

After the program, take a stroll through MHHM’s gardens to see what’s in bloom.

CLICK HERE to watch live.

 

Free Summer Concert Series in Morris Township Continues Tuesday July 20 with Mike Zuko & Friends

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ -  The summer concert series continues tonight Tuesday with Country Comfort. The performance will take place at the Gazebo at Ginty Field, 45 Woodland Avenue in Morris Township. 

The performance is free and will begin at 7pm.

The remaining schedule for the concert series is as follows:

Tuesday, July 20 - Mike Zuko & Friends
Tuesday July 27 - ...

Winner Announced for NJ’s ‘Your Voice, Your Shot’ Video Contest

July 27, 2021

TRENTON, NJ — Belmar resident John Walsh is the winner of New Jersey’s “Your Voice, Your Shot” video contest, which is part of the state’s public health campaign encouraging residents to get the coronavirus vaccine.

Walsh’s “Jersey Summer” video was selected as the public’s favorite during online voting — an announcement that was made ...

Enjoy Live Music at Madison's Summer Concert Series; Friday July 23

MADISON, NJ - The Museum of Early Trades & Crafts Free Summer Concert Series will take place Friday July 23 with Los Orquestra Nueve Del Sabor

The concert takes place at the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts lawn located at 9 Main Street in Madison.

Coming up next is

Matt Haughey on August 6
Mama D and the Vexations on August 20
Tom Sellwood on September 3

 

Expansion at Harmony Village at CareOne Stanwick Road in Moorestown Will Strengthen Dementia Care

MOORESTOWN, NJ — Harmony Village at CareOne Stanwick Road in Moorestown is currently expanding their facilities in order to grow its program to care for dementia patients.

All of Harmony Village at CareOne’s residents suffer from some form of dementia, with the facility unique in the fact that its building is made up of separate “neighborhoods” where ...

Milling and Paving to Begin on 9 Streets in Morris Township

July 27, 2021

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Milling and paving, part of the Annual Overlay Program, will begin in Morris Township on Monday, August 2. The program is expected to last three to four weeks and will take place on the following streets:

Bettin Dr.
Burnett Rd.
Cory Rd.
Evans Farm Rd.
Lord Sterling Dr.
Mark Twain Dr.
Morris Pl.
Peach Tree Way
Willison Park Rd.

The roads will be ...

Have a Picnic Lunch Today with Macculloch Hall's Lunch with the Librarian

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Grab a blanket and your lunch and enjoy a wonderful afternoon with "Lunch with the Librarian" at Macculloch Hall Gardens. 

Every Wednesday throughout August, the librarian from the Morristown Library will read stories to pre-school children and their parents or caregivers under Macculloch Hall's magnificent beech tree.

The event begins at ...

July Schedule for The HOPE ONE Van; 7 Stops Remaining

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The HOPE ONE van will be making several stops in Morris County this month.

The July schedule for the van is as follows:

July 20 at Crescent Plaza; 184 Columbia Turnpike, Florham Park; all day
July 21 at Rockaway Mall; 10am - 2pm
July 22 at Denville Train Station: 6:30am - 12pm
July 26 at Flanders ShopRite; 9am - 2pm
July 27  at ShopRite of Stirling; ...

Police: Fake Check Scam Hits Roxbury Contractor

July 27, 2021

ROXBURY, NJ — Contractors should be wary about responding to text messages for home improvement projects, according to the Roxbury Police Department.

The department said it was notified Monday about "an old scam that has resurfaced." It said the scam targets house painters and other contractors.

Police said a house painter in Roxbury received a text message seeking an ...

Keeping Lake Hopatcong Blue Takes Lots of Greenbacks

ROXBURY, NJ — Clearing Lake Hopatcong of weeds isn’t easy. Or cheap.

The Lake Hopatcong Commission (LHC) projects it will cost almost $370,000 to reinstitute weed “harvesting” on the lake, a practice that came to a halt last June when a weed-removal vessel capsized.

The incident claimed the life of weed harvester operator Curtis Mulch, a Roxbury resident.

The ...

Road Construction to Begin in Madison on Wednesday, July 21

MADISON, NJ - Road construction will begin Wednesday July 21 on Shunpike between Loantaka Way and Green Village Road/Southern Boulevard in Madison, announced officials. 

Detours will be place and motorists are asked to obey signage.

Officials anticipate the construction project to take three weeks to complete.

 

 

RWJBarnabas Health Mandates COVID Vaccination for All Team Members

July 27, 2021

West Orange, NJ – RWJBarnabas Health, the largest academic health care system in New Jersey, is extending its COVID-19 vaccine mandate to all RWJBarnabas Health staff including all employees, new employees and medical staff. The deadline for full vaccination and completion of the second dose is October 15, 2021. 

RWJBarnabas Health recently mandated vaccination ...

State Environmental Officials Take First Steps to Clean Up 23-mile Stretch of Water Leading to Newark Bay

NEWARK, NJ – Years of industrial processing which has contaminated miles of water along the Lower Hackensack River stretching from Oradell Dam to the mouth of Newark Bay is now planned to get cleaned up with some help from federal officials. 

State Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Shawn LaTourette announced on Friday that cleanup for the target area will ...

Perth Amboy Cops Seek Gunman Who Shot 6 Bar Patrons

PERTH AMBOY, N.J. – Police are continuing their search Wednesday for a gunman who wounded six people outside a Fayette Street bar early Monday morning.

Police found the six gunshot victims at 12:40 a.m. Monday bleeding on a sidewalk outside El Patio Bar & Grill, at the corner of Fayette and McGuire streets.

All were rushed to Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center ...

Daniel Anderl - Love Is Light 5K Race/Walk Attracts 1,000+ Participants, Raises $100K+ for Scholarships

July 18, 2021

NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The original goals of the Love Is Light 5K Race/Walk on Saturday, July 17, in honor of Daniel Anderl was 500 participants and $100,000 for scholarships at St. Joseph High School. However, organizers announced that the event had more than double the participants, who included Gov. Phil Murphy and First Lady Tammy Murphy and Daniel's parents, Mark Anderl and Judge ...

Sister Emily Marie Walsh Celebrates her 100th Birthday!

Sister Emily Marie Walsh, SC, served in many capacities in Holy Trinity Parish for 51 years.  She has been a Sister of Charity since 1938. 

Please celebrate with her by visiting her 100th Birthday website.http://app.mobilecause.com/e/0NcFCQ?vid=jsbnt

 

Give A Kid A Dream Expands to North Jersey

WAYNE, NEW JERSEY, June 28th, 2021 - New Jersey Give A Kid A Dream Foundation (NJGAKAD) is expanding to Legacy Boxing Club to open a new chapter of their youth outreach program. This announcement comes at a time when the community is needing support more than ever. NJGAKAD offers youth a dynamic boxing, education, and character building program, to help them gain skills, achieve their dreams, and ...

Interactive Virtual Mural Map Showcasing Newark's Public Art Scene to Launch This Weekend

July 27, 2021

NEWARK, NJ – Among Newark’s bustling streets and historic brick buildings, the murals and works of both local and renowned artists can be found in each of the city’s five wards. Now, those works will be celebrated this weekend with the launch of a one-of-a-kind virtual map. 

City officials will recognize Newark’s prominent public art scene on Saturday, July 31, ...

Tuesday is "National New Jersey Day" - Let's Take a Look at the Garden State

NEW JERSEY — July 27 is National New Jersey Day. While this is not an official holiday, the New Jersey State Instagram, which is possibly the snarkiest governmental social media account in the country, lent it some credibility when it posted Monday, "Tomorrow is #NationalNewJerseyDay.  Prepare accordingly."

Hawthorne's Mayor Richard Goldberg told TAPinto Hawthorne, ...

2021 Coquina Jam Female Surf Contest Today in Brant Beach

BRANT BEACH -The 13th Annual 2021 Jetty Coquina Jam takes place today, July 25 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the 68th Street Beach in  Brant Beach. 

There will be a vendor village will include food, beer, cultural sponsors, live music and plenty of Jetty apparel!

100% of the raises funds will benefit female cancer patients through David's Dream & Believe Cancer Foundation ...

The Secrets Behind the Deliciousness of NJ Summer Tomatoes

July 24, 2021

NEW JERSEY — For many who call the Garden State home, summer tastes like the first bite of a ripe, juicy Jersey tomato plucked fresh from a roadside farm stand or local farmers market.

But for every delicate tomato dripping with flavor we devour on the spot or place ever so carefully in our canvas bag to bring home from the market, we struggle to understand its secrets. What makes the ...

NJ to Allow Profit From Home Baking as Entrepreneurs Learn New Rule’s Nooks, Crannies

NEW JERSEY — Bakers in the Garden State who have been longing to make cookies, cakes and other baked treats from home and legally sell them for a profit are another step closer to achieving their goal.

The New Jersey Public Health Council recently approved the state Department of Health’s rule change to allow for the sale of home-baked goods and ...

Are you preparing to return to work? NJ TRANSIT is ready for you.

NEW JERSEY — The pandemic resulted in a unique work-from-home model for many New Jersey residents, with a “new normal” evolving as infection rates decline.

While some employers may intend to keep remote work options in place, a growing trend reveals many companies transitioning back to in-person workplaces.

Roadways already show evidence of rush-hour congestion as workers ...

What is a Wasp

Every year, around 62 people die from hornet, wasp, or bee stings. These creatures may be little, but they can be very dangerous if you or someone you know has an allergy. 

You may be allergic to a particular insect, which means it's important to know the difference between them.

So what is a wasp? And how can you identify them? We'll discuss these ...

Butterscotch and Copper are Available for Adoption at St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center - Madison Shelter

Butterscotch and Copper are a sweet pair of bunnies who are looking for their forever home!

Butterscotch is a beautiful three-year-old lady who is mellow and loves to snack. Copper is a dapper six-year-old gentleman who loves to zip around and explore!

These two would do best in a home without other bunnies, but do love their human companions and do well with respectful kids. They would ...

Meet EHR's Lady of LIberty LItter of Puppies!

Meet our Ladies of Liberty Litter!!

Vega, Vanna, Venus, Vera, Violet, Valerie, Vivian, and Vaughn are 3 month old black lab/terrier mix female pups, who will be making their #freedomride to NJ for adoption on July 3rd! Based on age and current size, we estimate that they will be about 60-70lbs full grown. These sweet girls are adorably cute and snuggly, good with dogs, cats, and kids.

The ...

Gentle Ben is Looking For His Forever Home

Gentle boy looking for a home...

Gentle Ben was a stray who ended up at a rural animal shelter until he caught the eye of one of our rescuers who fell in love with him. Ben is just over 2 years old & he's a big boy at 89 pounds, but he is just such a wonderful pup, don't worry about his size. He can walk nicely on a leash and gets along with the other dogs, but it is important to ...

Hope Surges in Treatment of Advanced Melanoma

A decade ago, a diagnosis of metastatic melanoma was often tantamount to a death sentence: the five-year survival rate was below 5%. Advances in treatment have vastly altered that narrative. As director of Atlantic Health System’s Atlantic Melanoma Center, I have witnessed the long-term survival rate improve tenfold, and effective treatments continue to be developed.

The Atlantic ...

The Oldendorp Team Makes a Splash on Real Trend's 2021 "The Thousand" Ranking of Top Real Estate Professionals Nationwide

July 10, 2021

SHORT HILLS, NJ — The Oldendorp Team stands alone among Compass New Jersey teams according to 2021's "The Thousand," an annual ranking of the nation's top individual agents and teams produced by Real Trends. Only 0.07 percent of the 1.4 million real estate professionals in the U.S. appear among "The Thousand," making it the upper echelon of industry talent. The ...

Rutgers-Eagleton Poll: NJ Housing Costs Are a Serious Problem

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Almost nine in 10 New Jerseyans consider the cost of housing to be a “very serious” (55 percent) or “somewhat serious” (32 percent) problem, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll in collaboration with the Housing and Community Development Network of New Jersey.

Similarly, eight in 10 feel it is “very” (49 percent) or ...

To the Dickens with Dickens

With so much emphasis being placed on STEM today, Language Arts (formerly known as English) has become less significant in the school curriculum. Grammar, punctuation, spelling, and vocabulary are touched on, but not emphasized as they used to be. Even cursive writing has been dropped from many school districts.

When I started teaching in 1972 the basics were covered in the freshman and ...

New Jersey Dentist Provides Painless Non-Invasive Laser Treatment for Sleep Apnea

July 26, 2021

WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- Dr. Joseph DalBon of the New Jersey Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dentistry spoke with TAPintoTV to discuss a new painless laser oral treatment created to alleviate sleep apnea.

“Sleep apnea is a condition where the patient is waking up during the night and unable to breathe that can cause a number of serious health issues,” he said. Some of these health issues ...

What Are The Three Types of Electric Vehicles? Hybrid, PHEV and BEV

WAYNE, NJ -- General Manager of Lincoln of Wayne, Peter Spina, Jr., spoke with TAPintoTV about the three kinds of electric vehicles in the automotive marketplace; Hybrid, PHEV, and BEV. 

Hybrid vehicles have gas and electric engines but no plug-in charging functionality. “The system charges itself through regenerative braking,” Spina explained. “It harnesses the kinetic ...

Compass Gives Back to Chatham NJ Community with Neighborhood Appreciation Day Event

TAPintoTV spoke with Suzy Minken of Compass about a new home in Chatham, NJ and why she hosted an Appreciation Day event for the local neighborhood.

After nine months of construction, 94 Elmwood Avenue is completed and open on Appreciation Day. “I wanted people in the neighborhood and the community to come and see how gorgeous this house is,” Minken explained. “I wanted ...

We Need to Improve Access to Affordable Child Care on Behalf of NJ Businesses & Parents – Especially Mothers

July 26, 2021

With New Jersey on the road to recovery and businesses scrambling to fill job openings, child care accessibility will impact just how many residents are able to return to work.

Necessary yet costly COVID-19 safety measures forced many child care providers to permanently close last year and left others struggling to stay afloat, making child care more inaccessible to families than ever ...

Governor Murphy and the state legislature should stop experimenting with New Jersey election law during general elections

Dear Editor,

New Jersey should strive to be a leader in accessible and secure elections.  Although it seeks to modernize New Jersey elections the new election law PL 2021, c. 40, approved on March 30, 2021, which contains 17 pages of changes to the state voting laws, provides insufficient time to properly prepare for the general election this November.  Governor Murphy and the ...

Jeff Bezos, Inspired by Princeton's Gerard O'Neill, Aims for Space

July 20, 2021

If all goes well and according to plan, Amazon founder and billionaire Jeff Bezos will soar into space for 11 minutes or so on the morning of July 20. It’s a trip that has been a long time in the making, ignited with Bezos’s dream as a five-year-old to travel into space and given a booster rocket when he was a college student at Princeton and met a physics professor with some of his ...

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Wed, July 28, 11:00 AM

Morris County Historical Society at Acorn Hall, Morristown

Carriage House Under Construction Tour

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IRS cautions taxpayers about fake charities and scammers targeting immigrants

July 27, 2021

The IRS continues to observe criminals using a variety of scams that target honest taxpayers. In some cases, these scams will trick taxpayers into doing something illegal or that ultimately causes them financial harm. These scammers may cause otherwise honest people to do things they don't realize are illegal or prey on their good will to steal their money.

Here are a couple of this ...

NJ Festival Orchestra presents New Beginnings PART 2

New Jersey Festival Orchestra is back with Part 2 of New Beginnings, the second in the series of NJFO’s made-for-television streaming specials set to restart the artistic engines with musical messages of hope, rebirth and enrichment.

“New Beginnings is a film of brand new material representing NJFO’s renewal of activities through an artistic gesture of communal ...

Morristown Medical Center Receives Reverification from the American College of Surgeons as a Level 1 Trauma Center

Morristown, New Jersey – Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center has been reverified as a Level I Trauma Center through 2024 by the Verification Review Committee on Trauma of the American College of Surgeons (ACS). This achievement recognizes Morristown Medical Center’s dedication to providing superior care for the most seriously injured patients. This marks ...

Dr. Ih-Ping Huang Unravels the Mysteries of Gall Bladders and Hernias on Saint Clare's Health Online Series, "Let's Talk Health"

Watch ‘Unraveling the Mysteries of Gall Bladders and Hernias’ featuring Dr. Ih-Ping Huang, President, Medical Staff and General Surgeon, Saint Clare’s Health as he discusses diagnoses, treatments and surgeries.

This video from the Saint Clare’s Health online series, ’Let’s Talk Health’,  hosted by Brian Finestein, Chief Executive Officer of Saint ...

Here Comes the Sun! Interior Design Elements for a Bright Home

The days are long and filled with light, and neighborhoods are abuzz with warmth and energy. It’s only fitting that you want your home to reflect that same lively spirit. To celebrate summer, let the sun shine through your home décor with these ideas for bright, warm, and summery interior accents.

 Bedroom / Living Spaces
● Sunny yellow pillows and throw blankets are an easy ...

Fourth of July Fun—Here We Come!

Hosting a Fourth of July party? Pull out all the stops for the family and friends you may not have seen as much over the past year! Here are ten ideas for patriotic decorations, treats, and games - everything you need to get ready for this year’s Independence Day celebrations.

 

Decorations

Nothing puts guests in a party mood like going all-out with your décor. Use ...

Festive Food: Red, White, and Blue for the Fourth

A Fourth of July gathering is the classic summer event – food, fun, and friends. This year, treat your guests to some festive new dishes highlighting the red, white, and blue we all associate with this special holiday.

Star Confetti Cookies

For a fun, easy dessert that you can pair with any main dish, try these cutout star cookies. The recipe has been tested to ensure that the cookies ...

Citrus, Coral, and Florals: Summer from the Inside Out

As summer swings into high gear outside, bring some of the color and brightness indoors with your home décor. Perfect for setting the mood every day and during special events, summer décor that includes florals, citrus, and coral tones is a great way to transition from the more muted spring hues to the bold colors of the brightest season. Here are five ways to incorporate these ...

8 Simple Activities To Enjoy With Your Grandkids

Spending quality time with your grandkids (and kids) adds joy and laughter to any given day. Just basking in a child’s boundless energy and carefree silliness can boost your mood and make you smile. But joining in the fun also keeps you physically and mentally active – and research shows that multigenerational interaction is good for older adults and kids.

 

If you’re ...

Easy Recipes To Make With Home Garden Ingredients

Many foodies will attest there’s nothing more delicious than homegrown vegetables and fruits straight from your garden. Enjoying your bountiful backyard harvest will boost your vitamin and mineral intake and help you maintain a well-balanced, nutritious diet – which is especially important for gut health as you age. If you’re looking for new ways to serve your fresh produce, try ...

9 Animal Webcams That Are Worth Seeing

From attending book clubs and cooking classes via Zoom to visiting botanical gardens and museums online, many of us have had to think outside the box to enjoy recreational activities this past year. Did you know there are countless incredible animal webcams you can enjoy from the comfort of your couch? Taking virtual “trips” can help relieve stress, boost your mood, and enable your ...

Time To Get Outside! Tips For An Easy Outdoor Workout

There’s nothing more refreshing than going outside to enjoy the sun and get some fresh air as the temperatures rise. Maintaining a regular workout routine is a vital part of a healthy, active aging lifestyle. So, why not use time outdoors to get some exercise?

The great thing is you don’t need fancy equipment to put your body in motion. There are many easy, fun, and creative ways ...

How to Incorporate Chalk Paint Into Your Next Project

Chalk paint is all the rage for that cozy richness it gives to furniture, décor, and even walls. The matte finish adds a softness to bold colors and a thickness that covers even the most worn down surfaces.

 

Home decorating moguls love chalk paint, and now you can, too - here’s the lowdown on why, where, and how to use chalk paint for your next DIY decorating ...

Tile, Wood, or Laminate — What’s Your Flooring Match?

If your wood floors are discolored and scratched, your tile chipped, or your laminate worn, you may need an upgrade! But what’s the best flooring option? That all depends on the purpose of the area to be refinished, your budget, and your style.

The following sections will outline some of the key differences between wood, tile, and laminate.

Since there are pros and cons to each type ...

DIY or Hire a Pro? Backyard Fencing and Wall Ideas for Privacy and Style

Your backyard is where you go to relax, get some fresh air, and still feel at home. You want to be able to enjoy the outdoors and maintain some privacy with your family or guests. If your fencing isn’t offering you the privacy, or the style you need, here are a few ideas for upgrading your outdoor space.

 

These fencing and wall options range from simple and classic to modern and ...

Celebrate the 4th of July in Red, White, and Blue Style

This summer, bring the red, white, and blue spirit to your home and garden to celebrate the 4th of July. Picnics, parties, and playtime - these ideas work for everything from one-day decorations to month-long seasonal décor additions.

 

Party Time!

These décor ideas are great to liven up your picnic or party with some patriotic colors.

Balloons

Of course, ...

Winding Down: End Your Day with These Calming Steps

Winding down at the end of the day is essential to any wellness routine – your sleep cycle will dramatically improve once you adopt a predictable evening practice. Ultimately, the best wind-down routine is one that fits into your schedule and meets your individual needs. While you’d ideally take 1-2 hours of calming time in the evenings, sometimes a goal that’s too ambitious can ...

Why Face Rollers Should be Your Next Skincare Purchase

If you’d like to energize your skincare routine (but can’t fit professional facials into your schedule or budget), using a face roller is a great at-home option. With these small tools, you can have a mini-massage daily to improve your skin’s health and appearance. The key to long-term results is consistency, so find a face roller that works for you and make it an integral part ...

Eat the Rainbow: Why Fruits of Every Color Belong on Your Plate

In general, the bold colors found in fruits indicate a large concentration of antioxidants. These vitamins and compounds perform many different functions within the body, but all antioxidants help reduce “free radicals,” or potentially harmful atoms that interfere with normal cell functioning in our bodies. Eating a variety of colors through fruits will help ensure that you’re ...

Fresh Air and Fitness: 4 Outdoor Workouts for Every Level

Fresh air and fitness – a great combination for any wellness routine! As the weather warms up, consider adding some outdoor workouts to your regular exercise regimen. New surroundings can often make the same moves feel more challenging and exciting, so heading out to your backyard is an easy way to refresh any routine that’s starting to feel repetitive. Here are four great outdoor ...

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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