Remarkable Newarkers

  • Remarkable Newarkers: Julie Jackson

    April 9, 2018

    Remarkable Newarkers is a series profiling people who live and/or work in Newark who are making a positive contribution to the city.

    Julie Jackson’s influence extends beyond the 5,000 ...

  • Remarkable Newarkers: A'Dorian Murray-Thomas

    Newark, NJ—A’Dorian Murray-Thomas is only 22 years old. But the young youth advocate has already left an indelible mark on the lives of thousands of children throughout Newark.

    The ...

  • Remarkable Newarkers: Michele Adubato

    Remarkable Newarkers is a series profiling people who live and/or work in Newark who are making a positive contribution to the city.

    Newark, NJ—Michele Adubato has been making an impact ...

  • Remarkable Newarkers: Robert Gregory

    Remarkable Newarkers is a series profiling people who live and/or work in Newark who are making a positive contribution to the city.

    Interim Superintendent of Newark Public Schools Robert ...

  • Remarkable Newarkers: Celia King

    Remarkable Newarkers is a series profiling people who live and/or work in Newark who are making a positive contribution to the city.

    The impact of Leadership Newark CEO Celia King in the City ...

  • Remarkable Newarkers: Michele Mason

    Remarkable Newarkers is a series profiling people who live and/or work in Newark who are making a positive contribution to the city.

    Michele Mason's impact on education is felt throughout ...

  • TAPinto Newark launches Remarkable Newarkers series

    TAPinto Newark is launching a new series titled, "Remarkable Newarkers."

    Newark is most definitely a city on the rise and it's the people who are lifting the city up.

    The ...

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Thousands rally in Newark as part of the nationwide March for Our Lives

March 24, 2018

Newark, NJ—Thousands of protesters converged on Newark's Military Park today as part of the nationwide March for Our Lives demonstrations calling for an end to gun violence. 

Led by students from around New Jersey, the Newark rally was just one of nearly two dozen marches taking place across the state, and one of hundreds of protests across the United States, pushing for ...

LUPE Fund, Inc. to Announce the 2018 Young Latina Leadership Scholarship Recipients during Power of Women Reception

April 16, 2018

Newark, NJ – The LUPE Fund, Inc. will announce the selection of seven outstanding undergraduate students to receive the 2018 Young Latina Leadership Scholarship during their annual Power of Women Reception. LUPE Fund’s Power of Women Reception and 15th Anniversary Celebration will be held on May 2, 2018, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Waterside Restaurant, located at 7800 River Road in ...

TAPinto Newark Gala Scene

As gala season approaches, TAPinto Newark has launched a Gala Scene section to provide a space for non-profit organizations to post announcements about their upcoming galas and submit a short writeup about their gala afterwards.

TAPinto Newark invites non-profit organizations to submit a press release about their upcoming galas. After the gala is over, please feel feel to upload a short story ...

Making Our City Bloom Gala Will Benefit Greater Newark Conservancy

Linda Bowden, Regional President of PNC Bank, New Jersey will be the event emcee at the “Making Our City Bloom Gala” to benefit the programs of Greater Newark Conservancy on May 10th at Nanina’s in the Park in Belleville.

The Conservancy provides educational programs that enrich the lives of thousands of inner city children from pre-school to high school. Sustainably-raised ...

High-Tech Gadgetry Fuels the 35th Anniversary of the World Series of Birding

April 6, 2018

BERNARDSVILLE – For any real competitor, there’s the ultimate competition: think the Final Four. Or the Super Bowl. Or the biggest cucumber at the state fair.

For birdwatchers, the not-to-miss event is the annual World Series of Birding, to be held Saturday, May 12. It’s a proud New Jersey exclusive.

Individuals and teams fan out across the state for a ...

Rutgers protesters planned at Tuesday's Board of Governors meeting

April 9, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK - If you believe what you read on Facebook these days, it would appear that more than 100 protesters will be storming the Rutgers University Board of Governors meeting at noon on Tuesday, April 10.

The reason? 

Contracts are set to expire in June for  20,000 faculty and staff members at the university.

But that is not the only issue at hand. There are a laundry ...

High-Tech Gadgetry Fuels the 35th Anniversary of the World Series of Birding

April 6, 2018

BERNARDSVILLE – For any real competitor, there’s the ultimate competition: think the Final Four. Or the Super Bowl. Or the biggest cucumber at the state fair.

For birdwatchers, the not-to-miss event is the annual World Series of Birding, to be held Saturday, May 12. It’s a proud New Jersey exclusive.

Individuals and teams fan out across the state for a ...

Safe Sleep for Babies Requires Effort from All

April 10, 2018

For more than a decade, my organization, Keeping Babies Safe (KBS), has sounded the steady drumbeat of safe sleep awareness, which in turn has created bans on dangerous products and has helped enact laws that work to ensure babies are sleeping safely.

In 2018, KBS kicked off its latest awareness campaign designed to promote safe sleep practices and products ...