Essex County News: Cedar Grove Softball Gets Introduced at Yankee Stadium, Mia Faieta Throws First Pitch

June 11, 2017

BRONX, NJ - Cedar Grove hit the big time on Saturday, when the Cedar Grove High School softball team visited Yankee Stadium.

The Group 1 Softball State Champion Cedar Grove High School Panthers were introduced to the crowd and  pitcher Mia Faieta, who threw two perfect games on route to the state title, including one truly perfect game where she struck out all 21 batters she ...

Raiders Football Home Opener Against West Essex September 9

NUTLEY, NJ - The Raiders first game of the 2017 - 2018 season will take place on Saturday September 9 at 1 p.m at the Nutley Park Oval. 

The game will be against West Essex. is an online newspaper serving the Township of Nutley. is accredited by the New Jersey Press Association, and is the only locally owned news organization serving ...

Essex County Dedicates Tom Fleming Sports Complex

Bloomfield/Montclair, NJ –  'Tom Fleming Athletic Complex' was dedicated Monday night in Essex County Brookdale Park by  Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. Tom Fleming, for whom the complex was dedicated won the New York City Marathon twice and finished the Boston Marathon in second twice. Fleming was a native of Bloomfield, an iconic ...

Nutley Annual Color Run to Take Place in Kingsland Park Sunday

NUTLEY, NJ - The annual color run in Kingland Park takes place Sunday June 4. This colorful event benefits all Nutley schools.

The run starts in Kingsland Park, off of Rutgers Avenue, this year. It is a different location from last year!.

There will be a one mile fun run and the full race course will be just under 3 miles. The race will start and end at the same ...

2017 Friendly Man’s Invitational Tennis Tournament

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The 2017 Friendly Man’s Invitational Tennis Tournament is off and running with local tennis enthusiasts entered from throughout Northern NJ.


The tournament inaugural was in 1981, and has been held sporadically throughout the preceding decades. The 2012 and 2013 defending champion Rich Livolsi, who grew-up in Bloomfield and now resides ...

Ballists, Bugs, and Sockdolagers fill Boys' Park for Kingsland Manor Baseball Classic

NUTLEY, NJ - The Mighty Nutley Colonels survived the Third  Annual Baseball Classic as they faced the Flemington Neshanocks in 'Boys' Park' this past weekend. The 14 members of 2017 roster gave it their all at bat and on the field, however, the Flemington Neshanocks had more ‘muckle’. 

Before the game, Don “Pop” Fernicola said: ...

Nutley Board of Education to Formally Vote on Joint Program with Columbia High School SOMA

NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley Board of Education will formally vote on a resolution to approve the Cooperative Sports Program with South Orange Maplewood School District to allow district’s students who wish to participate to join the Nutley Public Schools ice hockey team. The measure is expected to be approved at the May 22 Nutley BOE meeting. 

The board of education of South ...

Nutley's Undefeated U-19 Soccer Team Competes in Final Game of Season Sunday

NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley’s U-19 men’s soccer team beat Tenafly 5-1 yesterday at Gotzbach field. If coach Tim Vazquez’s team wins their game today at 4:15 p.m. the “under 19” travel league will remain undefeated for the season.

Congrats U-19 on your first place status and good luck this afternoon from the staff at TAPinto Nutley.

Nutley Baseball : Raiders Defeat Millburn 7 - 4

NUTLEY, NJ - TAPinto Nutley has learned from Nutley Rotary President Walt Smith that the Nutley Raiders baseball team defeated Millburn today 7 -1.

Before today's game, Millburn was ranked seventh in the state with 19 wins and 2 losses this season. 

Yankee Historian Marty Appel Writes Definitive Bio of Baseball’s Greatest Character, Casey Stengel

NEW YORK, NY – New York Yankees historian and former publicity director Marty Appel, author of the acclaimed Pinstripe Empire and New York Times best seller, Munson: The Life and Death of a Yankee Captain, has released CASEY STENGEL: Baseball’s Greatest Character (Doubleday; March 28, 2017; $27.95), an intimate portrait and definitive account of a baseball icon.

There was ...

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Play for P.I.N.K. Charity Golf Event Sponsored by EWGANNJ

June 8, 2017

The Executive Women’s Golf Association of Northern New Jersey (EWGA-NNJ) invites friends, family and supporters of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation to join the fight and celebrate the day with laughter, good food, contests, costumes, tricky tray and prizes for all. 

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