Giving Back

October 16, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -  NJ  Governor Phil Murphy and First Lady Tammy Murphy will serve as honorary chairs for the Bloomfield College Sesquicentennial Gala. The gala will be held Saturday, December 1, 2018, at the Valley Regency at 6:30 p.m. The black-tie Sesquicentennial Gala is being hailed as "the ...

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Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci announces tickets are now on sale for the “Pasta/Bingo Fundraiser” to benefit Nutley’s 13th Annual Relay for Life.  “This is a great family event to help Nutley officially Kick Off fundraising season for our 13th Annual Relay For Life” stated Commissioner Tucci. An ...

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NUTLEY, NJ – For the third consecutive year, TAPinto.net  is proud to be a sponsor of Nutley Relay For Life, the ongoing community initiative on behalf of the Parks and Recreation Department to raise awareness and funds to fight cancer. Relay For Life is the signature fundraiser for American ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Following the success of 2018's 'Rock Hunger II," Nutley Family Service Bureau is reminding everyone to save the date for 'Rock Hunger III.' The event will take place on the main stage at the Old Canal Inn on June 8, 2019. The concert will begin at 6:30 p.m, all to support the food ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley Thriving Survivors Annual Candlelight Celebration Walk takes place tonight in front of John H Walker Middle School.  Survivors, care givers, and supporters will gather in front on Franlin Ave in the spirit of love, remembrance, and support starting a 6 p.m.. Walk begins ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - DPW staff will be collecting donations of non-perishable food to help residents who are experiencing food insecurity during Saturday's Leaf Bag distribution.  Food donations will go to the Nutley Family Service Bureau pantry operation.   Residents are invited to pick up fall leaf ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — The annual Essex-Hudson-Union Walk to End Alzheimer’s doubled in size this year, as more than 1,000 people attended Saturday’s event, hosted by the Alzheimer’s Association Greater New Jersey chapter (AAGNJ) at West Orange’s South Mountain Recreation Clipper Pavilion, in support of ...

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VERONA, NJ - Chef Ariane Duarte will be hosting the 2nd annual fundraiser for homeless pets and pets of domestic violence victims on Thursday, October 18. The non-profit organization, Only Kindness Rescue, has collaborated with Chef Ariane to host the fundraiser for a cause. The goal is to raise ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Hundreds of Bloomfield residents - from children to senior citizens - gathered together as one on Sunday, September 30 as Oakeside Cultural Center hosted their Third Annual Pediatric Cancer Awareness “Go Gold” Walk. All net profits from the event, highlighted by a three-mile ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The team of Gelotti of Montclair is partnering with Montclair Film for a "scooper" fun-draiser to help rebuild and repait the damage sustained during the August 11 flash floods. 100% of profits from the day-long event will be donated to 'Montclair Film's Flood Recovery Campaign." ...

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NUTLEY, NJ -  An array of eclectic music kept the attendees entertained this past Sunday during the Nutley Family Service Bureau’s Garden Party at Mountsier-Hardie Garden on Rutgers Place. As the crowd strolled through the more than two-and-a-third garden acres on private grounds, they feasted ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley Family Service Bureau annual 'Garden Party' was a rocking success, and a jazzy one, and a classical one ... but just because you missed the music and food, doesn't mean that you still cannot help make a difference for those in need in Nutley.  Nutley Family Service Bureau ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The chefs are doing their prep work, the musicians are tuning their instruments, and the tent has been set up in anticipation of the second annual "Garden Party" to benefit Nutley Family Service Bureau. The only thing missing is you. Tickets for the Sunday afternoon event will be ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Yes, you saw correctly!  That was Mayor Michael Venezia bagging groceries Friday afternoon at Brookdale ShopRite in Bloomfield.  It was all part of ShopRite’s Partners In Caring “Help Bag Hunger” annual initiative during National Hunger Action Month. This year, Brookdale ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Hundreds of current and former Nutley Public Schools students will take to the streets and parks of the township to celebrate education and the memory of John H. Walker on Friday September 28. The annual Walker-thon brings the community to raise funds for scholarships for Nutley High ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Travis Martinez, a Pre-K in Nutley, cannot " remember being this excited, ever" as he was yesterday when he saw his mom Elise Martinez for the first time since June during a family reunion at Petracco and Sons' Deli. Elisa had been training at Fort Benning, Georgia as an officer since ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ--Please join the Bloomfield Cruisers on 9/29  for a scenic autumn drive around the greater Bloomfield area. A pre-determined course will lead you to points of interest (keeping it a secret!) where you will collect a total of 5 playing cards. At the end of our drive, all participants ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Elise Martinez, who spent the summer at officer training school at Fort Benning, Georgia, surprised her boys today at Petracco and Sons  Deli in Nutley in an atmosphere of laughter, happy tears, and applause.  Members of the Nutley Public Safety Department worked in secret over the ...

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NUTLEY, NJ– Despite uncooperative weather, antique vehicles from across the East Coast roared into town as The Rotary Club of Nutley hosted their first annual Classic Car Show on Wednesday evening along Franklin Avenue. The outdoor show, taking place in a light rain, included an array of classic ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Rotary Club of Nutley's first annual classic car show, benefiting the Nutley PBA and FMBA, revs up at 5 p.m. today and continues until 9 p.m. on Frankln Ave. between Centre St and Chestnut St.  The outdoor show will include classic cars, muscle cars, custom cars and other ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Human Needs Food Pantry of Montclair wants your Nike footwear and apparel to give to those in need. In a statement issued by the pantry, the pantry stated that they "do not endorse either side of this controversial issue. but would like to offer an alternative to destroying ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The chair of the first annual Nutley Rotary Car Show was honored at the Nutley Jaycees Distinguished Service Awards in 2017. John Monaco was recognized as Businessman of the Year.  John Brown of S.W. Brown & Son Funeral Home, Inc.presented the first award of the evening to ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Nick Sauter, resident of Little Falls is still seeking a living kidney donor. He is in renal failure and on dialysis three times a week. He is a former college and high school football player, who played for Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ, between 1973-77, on a full ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Local resident Nick Sauter has been a pillar of the community for countless years and has touched the lives of so many as a former vice principal, athletic director, teacher, football and track coach at Passaic Valley High School. As an active member of St. Agnes Episcopal ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The efforts of supporters of the Nutley Educational Foundation, members of the business community, and students came together Tuesday night as they gathered to fill backpacks as a part of the NEF 'We've Got Your Back' effort. The second annual school supply drive helps families in ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- On every third Wednesday night of the month, you will find Donna Vaicels, better known by her stage moniker Donna Vee, hosting her comedy show, “Donna Vee & Friends,” at Brookdale Tavern + Kitchen. The next one will take place on September 19th. Vaicels jokes about her ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - When rising Yantacaw fourth graders Lily and Olivia heard about the the flooding their friends experienced during the Aug. 11 flash floods, the enterprising women decided to turn lemons into lemonade, literally.  Olivia was at the Jersey Shore when powerful rainstorms fell on ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley Educational Foundation's 'We've Got Your Back' Backpack Drive is in full swing and still accepting donations. Nutley businesses stepped up to help those in need.  To date, Personal Touch Florist, at the corner of Chesnut St and Franklin Ave gave 20 backpacks to the NEF ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Chefs from Nutley and the surrounding region are signing up to be a part of Nutley Family Service Bureau's second annual 'Garden Party' at the World Famous Mountsier-Hardie Garden. Last year, the event drew hundreds of people to an evening of food and music is what as been described ...

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ANAHEIM, CA, - A group of California musicians have recorded a song in tribute to the victims of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting. The song, accompanied by a video, is called "I Hope You Can Hear Me." It was written and performed by musician Sean Oliu and the group Darden, ...

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