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AHS Spay/Neuter Van at Bloomfield Animal Shelter for Feral Cats

Tue, January 28, 9:00 AM

Bloomfield Animal Shelter, Bloomfield

AHS Spay/Neuter Van at Bloomfield Animal Shelter ...

Giving Back Other

Add to My Calendar 01/28/2020 9:00am 01/28/2020 4:00pm America/New_York AHS Spay/Neuter Van at Bloomfield Animal Shelter for Feral Cats

CPAW NJ (Communities Promoting Animal Welfare NJ) and the Bloomfield Township Animal Shelter are teaming up to trap, neuter and release as many feral/community Bloomfield cats as possible over the winter in a new program called “Spay It Forward.”

As part of the program, on the last Tuesday of each month a mobile spay/neuter van run by Associated Humane Societies will be at the ...

61 Bukowski Place Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Passport to Flavor (Grades 6-12): Fermentation Station

Tue, January 28, 4:30 PM

Montclair Public Library, Montclair

Passport to Flavor (Grades 6-12): Fermentation ...

Education Food & Drink Other

Add to My Calendar 01/28/2020 4:30pm 01/28/2020 5:30pm America/New_York Passport to Flavor (Grades 6-12): Fermentation Station

Registration Required

3rd floor

This month we’ll explore the wide world of fermentation! Fermented foods are a major component of most cultures. This month, we’ll experiment with quick-pickled vegetables, yogurt parfaits, and will taste kimchi and sauerkraut. Please advise of food allergies.

50 South Fullerton Ave. Montclair, NJ 07042
No-Sew Blankets Workshop (Grades 6-12)

Tue, January 28, 5:30 PM

Montclair Public Library, Montclair

No-Sew Blankets Workshop (Grades 6-12)

Education Giving Back Health & Wellness Other

Add to My Calendar 01/28/2020 5:30pm 01/28/2020 7:00pm America/New_York No-Sew Blankets Workshop (Grades 6-12)

Tuesdays, January 14, 21, 28, 5:30-7 p.m.

In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, Montclair Public Library invites teens to volunteer their time throughout the month of January. Join us as we make no-sew blankets for those who don't have them. We will provide the fleece and instructions for making the blankets.

50 South Fullerton Ave. Montclair, NJ 07042

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Vision for Newark Archdiocese: Lifelong Faith Formation and Education

This past fall, under the direction of Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R., the Archdiocese of Newark launched Forward in Faith Together: Our Road Ahead. This comprehensive pastoral vision charts a positive path forward for the Archdiocese and its ministries, with a focus on six key pillars.

One of these pillars, “Lifelong Faith Formation and Education,” outlines the ...

Nutley ROCKS at Pretty Handy with TAPinto Nutley's John Lee

February 12, 2020

NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley rocks, but you already know that. During Winter Break, students, parents, and everyone else is invited to turn what you know into something that really rocks - we're painting rocks! 

On Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, bring your imagination to Pretty Handy on Franklin Ave. where we'll be painting rocks with TAPinto Nutley's John Lee! Rocks, along with ...

Nutley - Belleville Columbus Day Parade Committee Announces 2020 Dignitaries

NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley-Belleville Columbus Day Parade Committee named the dignitaries for the 2020 Parade during a dinner at Franklin Steakhouse. 

For 2020:

Grand Marshall - Anthony J. Pope Esq.

Lifetime Achievement - Joseph S. Zarra

Italian Heritage Award - Vincent Socca, Esq. 

Italian Business Leader of the Year - Anthony Biondi Jr.

Nutley Italian Man of the Year - ...

Official Notice: Board of Education Meeting Jan. 28, 2020

January 16, 2020

In accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, P.L. 1975c. 231, this is to advise that the Nutley Board of Education will hold a Open Public Board Meeting on Tuesday,  January 28, 2020 at 6:30 pm in the Choir Room of the John H. Walker Middle School.

Formal action will be taken.
Edward J. Appleton
Interim Business Administrator/
Board Secretary

Annual Notice Township of Nutley Rent Leveling Board 2020 Public Meeting Schedule

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, in accordance with the Open Public Meeting Law, Chapter 231, P.L. 1975 the Public meetings of the Rent Leveling Board of the Township of Nutley, Essex County, State of New Jersey will be held on the following dates at the Township of Nutley, Municipal Building, One Kennedy Drive, Third (3rd) Floor Commission Chambers, Nutley, New Jersey 07110 at 4:00 P.M. at which formal ...

Spring Events for Teens Valentine's Day Workshop at Nutley Public Library

Teens and tweens in grades 6-12 can stop by the Nutley Public Library on Friday, February 14 at 3:00 PM for a special Valentine's Day make and take craft workshop hosted by LaLa Land Studios. 

All supplies will be provided and no registration is required. 

For more information, visit or call 973-667-0405 ext. 2623. 

Winter Break 2020 Events at Nutley Public Library

The Nutley Public Library has a week of fun planned for the winter break from February 18 to 22: 

Tuesday, February 18 from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM: LEGO and Game Day! Build something awesome and play board and card games with family and friends. Open to all ages. 
Wednesday, February 19 from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM: Craft Day! Make fun winter crafts you can take home. While supplies ...

'Unmasked' Takes High Energy Look at Andrew Lloyd Webber

No doubt Andrew Lloyd Webber is one of the most prolific composers in recent years. We’ve all heard the music of “Cats” “Phantom of the Opera,” “Evita” and a host of others. Paper Mill Playhouse honors him in this moving tribute

The show is  quite a pistache of well known, and not so well known, creations. It’s fascinating to see clips of ...

Essex County Should Stop Turtleback Zoo Expansion

February 13, 2020

The jewel of Essex County is the two-thousand-acre South Mountain Reservation, which serves as an offset to the crowded urban and suburban towns in this region. Unfortunately, it seems that our own elected officials are leading an assault on that precious open space. Each year acres of wooded land are being replaced with concrete and pavement. This is a misuse of the Open Space Trust Fund as our ...

On the SnapChat video of January 2020 featuring Nutley High School students

Dear Dr. Glazer and members of the Nutley community, past and present,

We are a coalition of Nutley High School alumni/ae writing in response to the recent news that Nutley High School freshmen broadcast a SnapChat video featuring racist language and sentiments. We are dismayed to have learned of this event, but we are hopeful that the school system and community more broadly ...


Prism Capital Partners Relocates HQ to ON3’s 200 Metro Boulevard, Nutley, NJ

February 14, 2020

NUTLEY, N.J., Feb. 14, 2020 – Prism Capital Partners has relocated its headquarters to ON3, the commercial real estate owner/operator’s 116-acre redevelopment spanning the Township of Nutley and City of Clifton, N.J. The move from nearby Bloomfield, N.J., to 200 Metro Boulevard, the campus’ signature, LEED-certified office tower, serves to unify the company’s ...

Topology Presents Survey Findings at Nutley BOC Meeting for On3 Redevelopment Site

NUTLEY, NJ - Topology representatives Philip Abramson, founder and CEO and Christopher Colley, a development analyst gave an update on the data they collected and conclusions from the survey responses on the On3 site, formerly Hoffmann-La Roche during the Tuesday, Dec. 17, Nutley Board of Commissioners public meeting. Commissioners Steven L. Rogers and Mauro G. Tucci were absent ...

Nutley Public Schools' 2020-2021 Preschool Registration

February 4, 2020

Registration for the 2020-2021 Preschool Integrated Class located at Spring Garden Elementary School is OPEN. 

For the 2020-2021 school year, The Nutley Public School District will be accepting applications for the Preschool Class located at Spring Garden Elementary School. 

The Three Year Old Preschool class will meet Monday through Friday, from 8:55 a.m. to ...

Official Notice: Board of Education Meeting Jan. 28, 2020

In accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, P.L. 1975c. 231, this is to advise that the Nutley Board of Education will hold a Open Public Board Meeting on Tuesday,  January 28, 2020 at 6:30 pm in the Choir Room of the John H. Walker Middle School.

Formal action will be taken.
Edward J. Appleton
Interim Business Administrator/
Board Secretary

Freeholder Gill Discusses Guns, Gun Control at Union Baptist Church of Montclair

February 15, 2020

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Essex County Freeholder at-Large and Board of Freeholders President Brendan Gill met with members of the Union Baptist Church on Midland Avenue in Montclair and other members of the community to discuss the ongoing epidemic of gun violence in the country.  The February 13 community meeting was part of the Break the Hate series of conversations hosted by the Rev. Campbell ...

Honorable Renee Baskerville, M.D announces run for Montclair Mayor 2020

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Fourth Ward Councilor Renee Baskerville has announced her intent to run for Mayor of Montclair.

By profession, Baskerville is a pediatric and school physician. According to her bio, she is a fourth generation Montclair resident and has served the residents of Montclair for more than three decades. A former Montclair School Board member, ...

Man Escapes Fiery Crash Without Injury on Route 208, Fair Lawn

February 16, 2020

FAIR LAWN, NJ - A man escaped a firey crash without injury late yesterday afternoon after colliding into a roadway light pole, shutting Route 208 North to just one lane for some time.

According to an eyewitness report, Fair Lawn Fire Department, Fair Lawn Heavy Rescue, Fair Lawn EMS, and Fair Lawn Police responded to the single vehicle crash, which resulted in the vehicle igniting on fire ...

97yo WWII Vet Earns France's Medal of Honor

FLEMINGTON, NJ - On Feb. 11, John Paller, a Hunterdon County World War II veteran, took his place in history as he received France’s most prestigious award, the French Legion Medal of Honor.

In front of a large group of well-wishers including family, friends, military veterans and elected officials, the Consul General of France, Anne-Claire Legendre, presented the insignia of the ...

New Stuffed Burger Restaurant in Springfield Promises ‘Super’ Experience

February 17, 2020

This article first appeared in TAPinto Springfield.

SPRINGFIELD, NJ — On Presidents Day, Feb. 17, Super Stuffed Burgers celebrates its grand opening in Springfield. We got a sneak peak Friday afternoon when co-owners Rob Grunauer and Rey Perez spoke about their new venture.

“I am a comic book enthusiast/collector,” Grunauer said. “So the love of comics, ...

Nutley Recreation Track and Field Registration Now Open

Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci invites youngsters to gear up for spring with the Recreation Track and Field Program.  This program is open to Nutley youngsters in grades 4 through 8.

“Running sports provide children with the motivation to become stronger athletes by increasing their metabolism and keeping them physically fit” states Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci.

Girls Nutley Parks and Recreation Softball and Travel Softball Registration Now Open for 2020 Season

Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci announces the Department of Parks and Recreation is currently accepting applications for the 2020 Girls Softball Program and Travel Softball Program.  These programs are open to Nutley Girls and will create a positive softball experience through the education of the sport, stressing the importance of teamwork, good sportsmanship, and fun!!!  Young ladies ...

The Kingsland Manor Presents A Wine and Spirits Prohibition Party

NUTLEY, NJ - Prohibition officially began on January 17, 1920, when the Volstead Act went into effect. 

Join us as we observe the centennial of this failed national experiment.

          Come as a flapper or come as you are,

          Dress as a gangster or silent screen star,

          It is going to be ...

Van Riper House's Wish for 2020 Comes True: A New Lease and Path to Restoration and Revitalization

NUTLEY, NJ - The Van Riper House Inc. got their wish for 2020 a little early: the Township of Nutley Board of Commissioners approved a new 20 year lease at the Dec. 18, 2019 open public meeting. 

The Van Riper House, a historic property owned by the Township of Nutley, is one of the oldest buildings in the Garden State. It has been leased by the Van Riper House, Inc. for decades. In 2019, ...

Nutley Police Department Blotter Feb. 8 to Feb. 14, 2020

February 15, 2020


Criminal Mischief – Headquarters received a report regarding an incident of criminal mischief.  The victim stated their vehicle, which was parked in their driveway, was found to have the right side windshield wiper arm laying on the ground.  The wiper appeared to be deliberately broken off where the base is bolted to the vehicle. There was no other damage to the ...

The Jaffe Briefing - February 14, 2020


NEWARK - Need a last-minute Valentine's Day getaway? Want it absolutely free? All you have to do is show up at Terminal B of Newark Liberty International Airport at 2 p.m. today with your beloved, dressed in a tuxedo and/or a wedding dress, and you could be whisked off to Lisbon, Portugal for three glorious nights. TAP Air Portugal announced this week that it is ...

Filing taxes 101: Common errors taxpayers should avoid

February 17, 2020

Filing a tax return electronically reduces errors because the tax software does the math, flags common errors and prompts taxpayers for missing information.

Using a reputable tax preparer – including certified public accountants, enrolled agents or other knowledgeable tax professionals – can also help avoid errors. Mistakes can result in a processing delay, which can mean ...

Book Talk – Paul Krugman with Bill Moyers "Arguing with Zombies"

For our final event of 2020, we welcome New York Times columnist, best-selling author, and Nobel prize–winning economist Paul Krugman to Montclair to discuss his latest book, Arguing with Zombies: Economics, Politics, and the Fight for a Better Future. Don’t miss this accessible, compelling overview of today’s major policy issues, moderated by renowned ...

7th Annual Interfaith Music Festival

UU Montclair is hosting the 7th Annual Interfaith Music Festival! Hosted by the Music Ministry of UUCM, congregations from in and around Montclair come together to share music and companionship in our Sanctuary on Sunday, February 16, 2019, at 4:00 PM. The concert will feature ensembles from various local congregations along with UUCM and will end with a joint performance by all participants.

Chaos: Charles Manson, the CIA, and the Secret History of the Sixties

Chaos: Charles Manson the CIA, and the Secret History of the Sixties. John 

O’Neill and Dan Piepenbring  (New York: Little Brown, 2019).

It took me three weeks to read Chaos:Charles Manson, the CIA, and the Secret History of the Sixties. Although fascinating, with its detailed analysis of the true motives for the Manson crimes in Los Angeles, 1969, the prose was dense and a ...

Retro Review: Marjorie Morningstar by Herman Wouk

Retro Review:

Marjorie Morningstar by Herman Wouk (Doubleday, 1955)

A coming of age story, set in 1933, Marjorie Morningstar by Herman Wouk is a novel that still speaks to us. Written in 1955, Wouk’s strengths are in his character development, themes, and elegant prose. What is especially unusual about Marjorie Morningstar is that the author portrays the fanciful young protagonist, ...

The Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware

The Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware (Scout Press, 2019)


“3rd September 2017

Dear Mr. Wrexham,

I know you don’t know me but please, please, please you have to help me.”


With this intriguing opening, Ruth Ware launches her fifth  novel, The Turn of the Key, a mystery reminiscent of Gothic novels in its sinister and dark tone. However, the novel is ...


Mar 10, 1942 - Jan 19, 2020
Loving Mother and Grandmother Karen Demmer, 77 of Newark, passed away on Sunday, January 19, ...
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Sep 7, 1933 - Jan 14, 2020
Loving Husband, Father and Grandfather Michael A. Conca, 86 of Nutley, passed away on Tuesday, ...
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