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4 Strategies for Taking Advantage of Stressed Markets

June 24, 2022

Recent market volatility has been unsettling. Watching markets — and account values — fall can unnerve even the most sophisticated, professional investor.

But with challenge comes opportunity, and the capital markets are no exception. We continue to approach the current environment with a focus on the long term and with an opportunistic mindset, working to help clients stay ...

500 Parq Lane Breaks Ground in Parsippany

PARSIPPANY, NJ - On Wednesday, June 15th Parsippany's newest redevelopment broke ground off of Lanidex Plaza near Parsippany Road.

500 Parq Lane will be a unique multi-generational luxury community consisting of town homes, multi-family residences, retail, outdoor trails, open space and indoor amenities.

There was a groundbreaking ceremony and lunch to celebrate the occasion.

Opportunities Amidst Volatility

Much uncertainty abounds, but we think there are opportunities and provide our thoughts.

Growth anxieties

Incoming data continue to support the view of ongoing economic expansion, but growth momentum remains on a decelerating path, buffeted by the fluid Russia-Ukraine war, listless Chinese and European economies, and the Fed and other central banks pivoting assertively to tighten monetary ...

Can’t afford Private Cloud?... Think again!

According to the Small Business Administration’s Office of Advocacy (SBA) there are about 30.2 million small businesses in the United States.  That’s 99.7% of all businesses in the United States. 

These 30.2 million small businesses have very few options when they consider transitioning to the cloud.  Although they may need to adhere to the same compliance ...

Lunch and Learn at Parsippany Library on Wednesday June 15th

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Parsippany resident Tim Berrios is hosting a Lunch and Learn at the Parsippany Library called "Keeping Calm While Living in a Digital Age". 

Tim Berrios is the President and Founder of On Call Computing in Parsippany. The event will begin at 12noon at the Library at 449 Halsey Road.

Edison Heating and Cooling Offers Summer Savings Tips

EDISON, NJ – The recent high temperatures mean summer is just around the corner and, according to Edison Heating and Cooling owner Mike Iarrapino, ensuring that air conditioning units are working safely and efficiently before the heat and humidity are here to stay is key to staying cool. 

"Nothing is worse than going to turn on your air conditioner on the first ...

Morris County Small Business Grant Seminar Held in Parsippany

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Morris County Chamber of Commerce hosted an informational seminar on the current Morris County Small Business grant program at the Chand Palace in Parsippany on May 5th.

The seminar was open to all local small business owners who wanted to learn how to apply for the grant, which gives up to $15,000 in reimbursement for Covid related hardships.

The session was led by ...

Parsippany PAL Receives Morris County Small Business Grant

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Parsippany PAL has received a Morris County small business grant for $15,000.  

The Parsippany PAL, in operation since 1966, has been a staple as a community center in the township, but was forced to close through 2020. After partially opening last year, the PAL is back in action this year.

The Morris County Board of Commissioners, in conjunction with the ...

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Garden Savings FCU Partners with Local Radio Station to Support Habitat for Humanity

July 1, 2022

Garden Savings Federal Credit Union, headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey with branches in Newark, Dover and South Orange, is helping to build homes for local communities in the surrounding areas. The credit union has partnered with WDHA FM (105.5 FM) to help support Habitat for Humanity and build homes for people in need.  “We love supporting Habitat for Humanity and the great work ...

Take Our 2022 Reader Survey: We Want to Hear From You

Local news is more important than ever.  To fulfill our mission of providing our readers with objective, daily, local news, we’re conducting a survey on what our readers think about TAPinto and how they engage with the news.  We invite you to take our 2022 Reader Survey.   

Your feedback is important to us and helps us improve the quality of your reader ...

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Upcoming Events

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Tue, July 19, 7:00 PM

Parsippany Troy Hills Library, Parsippany

Emotional Investing

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Can Lame Ducks Still Fly?

TRENTON, NJ — Things have never looked better for the Democrats who rule Trenton these days. Flush with federal cash. Democratic majorities in the Assembly and Senate. A Governor re-elected as a Democrat last November for the first time in four decades. 

It’s a real bubbly bonhomie in the state’s capital as they tie up the last loose strings of the state’s $50 ...

JCP&L, FirstEnergy Remind Public to Have a Safety-First Summer

With the Fourth of July fast approaching and the summer months upon us, Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), and its parent company, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), are reminding the public to be cautious of potential electrical hazards associated with popular outdoor activities. Celebrating responsibly will help keep customers safe and the electricity flowing reliably this ...

ICYMI: Real Talk With Fernando Uribe Hosts Jersey City Councilwoman Amy DeGise

Last week on Real Talk With Fernando Uribe, Fernando welcomed Jersey City Councilwoman Amy DeGise to talk about issues in Hudson County, NJ, and other political hot button topics that affect New Jerseyans. 

Uribe and DeGise talk about Liberty State Park and the upgrades that are being planned to it. However, there is some hesitancy as the bill that was brought by Senator Stack is a bit ...

Bridging the Gap Co-Hosts Interview 16 Year Old Entrepreneur From Toms River NJ

There is nothing more American than running your own business, with your unique brand and style. Whether you are 16 or 116, having your own business is one of the single best sources of upward mobility in our society. Last week on Bridging the Gap with A.J. Mellilo and Steven Rumbolo, the co-hosts, sat down with Sarah Ahmed of Toms River East High School to discuss her business ...

ICYMI: Fernando Uribe Hosts Assemblywoman Bethanne McCarthy Patrick to Discuss New Jersey's Proposed 2023 Budget

It is late June, and in New Jersey, that means one thing and one thing only: It is budget season. The fiscal year ends on June 30th in New Jersey, and our Legislature needs to have a budget ready for the Governor’s signature by that date to ensure that our government remains funded. If they do not, the state government shuts down. A government shutdown would result in the closure of many ...

ICYMI: The Nader Narrative Hosts Jim Carter from the America First Policy Institute

The economy is crashing in ways that were almost unimaginable just 4 years ago. In 2019, the Dow was over 36,000, inflation was under 2%, and wages were soaring. And then the downslide came. Unconscionable spending, along with poor energy policy, lead to an economy in freefall. Inflation is almost 9%, the Federal Reserve is raising interest rates at speeds not seen since the 1990s, and the last ...

VIDEO: Patriotic Group Hangs Flags on Parkway, Baseball Field Ribbon Cutting, Residents Awarded for Art and Police Academy Graduation

July 1, 2022

NEW JERSEY - A group of patriotic residents hang flags on a Garden State Parkway overpass ahead of July 4th. Plus, a new baseball field ribbon cutting. Also, two residents are awarded for their art contributions. And, a police academy graduation.

TAPinto's Kristina Behr has today's Now in New Jersey, Powered by TAPinto, brought to you by Lakeland Bank and Bag Up ...

VIDEO: Cornhole Champions, Firefighters Save Ducklings, Teachers Honored for Fellowship Graduation and Gearing Up for July 4th

NEW JERSEY - A town crowns cornhole champions. Plus, firefighters rescue stranded ducklings and reunite them with their mother. And, several teachers honored for their fellowship graduation. Also, one town gears up for a massive July 4th celebration. 

TAPinto's Kristina Behr has today's Now in New Jersey, Powered by TAPinto, brought to you by Lakeland ...

VIDEO: Stevens Student Recognized by NASA, Police Department Celebrates 138 Years, Union County College Renamed and 6th Graders L.E.A.D.

NEW JERSEY - A Stevens Institute of Technology student is recognized by NASA. Plus, a police department celebrates 138 years. And, Union County College gets a new name. Also, 6th graders graduate from the L.E.A.D. program. 

TAPinto's Kristina Behr has today's Now in New Jersey, Powered by TAPinto, brought to you by Lakeland Bank and Bag Up ...

Garden Savings FCU Partners with Local Radio Station to Support Habitat for Humanity

July 1, 2022

Garden Savings Federal Credit Union, headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey with branches in Newark, Dover and South Orange, is helping to build homes for local communities in the surrounding areas. The credit union has partnered with WDHA FM (105.5 FM) to help support Habitat for Humanity and build homes for people in need.  “We love supporting Habitat for Humanity and the great work ...

Empower The Village Celebrates Juneteenth, Black Artists and Economic Empowerment at 4th Annual ‘For The Love of Art’ Show

MORRISTOWN, NJ – The second annual Juneteenth federal holiday weekend was celebrated in spectacular fashion, as Empower The Village Inc, a New Jersey-based 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, showcased Black excellence in the arts and hosted over 200 attendees at their annual For The Love of Art: A Juneteenth Celebration of Justice & Joy, an art show and fundraiser at the ...

Viking Pest Control, Local Exterminator Offers Discount on Award-Winning Mosquito, Tick, and Spotted Lanternfly Services

Viking Pest Control (Viking Pest), an award-winning pest control company based in Basking Ridge, N.J., was rated top 10 in the country for pest control and top 5 for mosquito and termite service by Forbes Home, and best in the country for sustainability by The Spruce. In celebration of this recognition, Viking Pest is offering new customers a $50 discount on all services.

In addition to the ...

Parsippany High and Parsippany Hills Thank Sponsors of Project Graduation

June 21, 2022

PARSIPPANY, NJ - In addition to thanking the Parsippany-Troy Hills Board of Education and the Parsippany-Troy Hills Transportation Department, the Parsippany High School and Parsippany Hills High School would like to thank the sponsors of this year's Project Graduation.

See the attached image for the list of sponsors.

Women's Club of Parsippany Hosting Tricky Tray Event on July 12th

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Women's Club of Parsippany-Troy Hills is hosting a Tricky Tray event on Tuesday, July 12th to benefit the Parsippany Education Fund.

There will be great prizes including designer bags, tickets to local attractions and gift cards.  

The event will be held at the Parsippany PAL.

Parsippany Board of Education Meeting Will be on June 21st

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills is holding a Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, June 21st.  The meeting information and agenda is listed below:

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TUESDAY, June 21, 2022 CLOSED SESSION 6:00 PM

REGULAR SESSION 6:30 PM

Parsippany Hills High School

20 Rita Drive

Morris Plains, NJ  07950

For the purpose ...

Upcoming Events

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Wed, July 6, 8:30 AM

Parsippany

Blood Drive

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Sat, July 9, 1:00 PM

Parsippany Troy Hills Public Library, Parsippany

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Police Need Your Help...Can You Identify This Person?

July 5, 2022

MORRIS PLAINS, NJ -  The Morris County Sheriff's CrimeStoppers is asking residents to help identify this man. According to police, between the hours of 7:30pm on June 29 and 2am on June 30 a suspect pried open the door with a tool and entered a series of office and commercial buildings.

The suspect covered up security cameras or turned them off, according to police.

One office had ...

Sign Up for July TAPinto Ownership Opportunities Webinar

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro will be holding an informational webinar on July 13, 2022, at 12:30 p.m. for anyone who may be interested in owning/operating a TAPinto local news and digital marketing platform.

"TAPinto has become the dominant player in the local news and digital marketing space," Shapiro said. "I look forward to our July ...

Veteran Journalist James McQueeny Joins TAPinto as News Around New Jersey Managing Editor and Columnist

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto is announcing veteran New Jersey journalist James McQueeny is joining TAPinto as News Around New Jersey Managing Editor and Columnist.

"We are thrilled to welcome veteran journalist and public policy analyst James McQueeny to the TAPinto family. Jim brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to TAPinto," TAPinto Founder and CEO ...