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Whippany Park Graduate Dies in Boating Accident

June 14, 2021

WHIPPANY, NJ - A former Whippany Park High School graduate died in a tragic boating accident on Barnegat Bay early Sunday morning, according to State Police.

The young man who died was 19 year old Corey Molinari from Whippany.  He was one of five people on board a pontoon boat that crashed into a marker in the water around 1:30am. Two of the passengers were ejected into the ...

Today is Flag Day

MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Today is Flag Day so remember to fly your stars and bars proudly today.

The flag of the United States of America represents liberty, justice and freedom, rights that all Americans have the privilege of enjoying.

Flag Day commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States of America on June 14, 1777.  Declared a day of observance by President Woodrow ...

The Utility Shutoff Moratorium Could End This Month. Here's WhereParsippany Residents Can Go for Assistance

EAST HANOVER, NJ – As the town approaches June 30, the date when utility shutdowns are expected to resume in New Jersey, residents in need of assistance can turn to several resources for help.  

The utility shut-off moratorium prevented public and private utility companies from turning off gas, electric and water service for nonpayment. Although it was last ...

Parsippany Animal Control and Shelter Has Kittens Available for Adoption

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Parsippany Animal Control and Shelter has several kittens available for adoption.

They are all about 8 weeks old, spayed/neutered, and have age appropriate vaccines. They will all make a wonderful addition to any family looking for a new pet.

If you are interested in adopting a kitten, please submit an application via the following link. Once your application ...

Repaving Projects Set to Begin in Parsippany, Morris Township and Morris Plains

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Repaving work will begin on a short stretch of West Hanover Avenue in Morris Township, Morris Plains and Parsippany Township on Thursday, June 3, announced county officials. 

The West Hanover project, which will cost $827,530 involves a 1.4-mile stretch between Koch Avenue and Stiles Avenue and includes milling, paving, reconstructing and resetting inlets, a beam ...

Rainbow Lakes Memorial Day Parade Forges On Despite the Rain!

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Annual Memorial Day Parade in Rainbow Lakes went on despite the rainy weather on the Saturday morning of May 29th.

Mayor Michael Soriano participated in the ceremony.  Also there to celebrate was Parsippany resident and the Morris County Clerk Ann Grossi.

Many families came out, young and small, to pay respects and honor to those that paid the ultimate price for ...

Parsippany's Memorial Day Celebration is a Virtual One Again This Year

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Memorial Day is one of our nation’s most important commemorations, as the country honors those brave men and women who have fallen in the service our armed forces.

This year, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Township is once again recording a Memorial Day ceremony to be broadcast to the public on Monday, May 31st.

With safety and social distancing a top ...

Parsippany Animal Shelter Has Kittens for Adoption

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Parsippany Animal Shelter has kittens available for adoption.

They currently have 4 kittens looking for homes. They are approximately 8-10 weeks old, spayed/neutered, and have age appropriate vaccines. They are all very affectionate and playful.

If you are interested in meeting any of them, please fill out our adoption application via the link below. Once processed and ...

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Politics do not have a place in these SRO agreement negotiations.  

June 14, 2021

I was disappointed to read the Mayor's press release putting  politics above our duty to Parsippany’s students.  

Politics do not have a place in these SRO agreement negotiations.  

I have always put our community first, having spent 15 years on the school board, five and a half years as Board President, 25 years as president of our Little League ...

Disappointed that Politics Has Entered the Serious Discussion Surrounding Parsippany's Students

Disclaimer…Timothy Berrios is a member of the Parsippany Troy-Hills Board of Education and is speaking for himself and not speaking on behalf of the board.

 

I am extremely disappointed and embarrassed that politics has entered into a discussion about a serious situation as relates to this important program for the Parsippany School Children.  I guess it would help if the ...

The Township Needs to Reconsider Cutting Shared Services for School Resource Officers and Class III Officers

Disclaimer…Timothy Berrios is a member of the Parsippany Troy-Hills Board of Education and is speaking for himself and not speaking on behalf of the board.

As a proud member of your Board of Education, I am often asked what some of my proudest moments on the board are. 

There have been so many, but there were two that stand out.  One in the Spring of 2016 and the other in ...

Bob Hugin Named As Next Chair of NJGOP

June 10, 2021

SUMMIT, NJ – Jack Ciattarelli, the Republican candidate for New Jersey governor, today announced his support for businessman and former candidate for U.S. Senate Bob Hugin as the next chair of the NJGOP. Ciattarelli released the following statement:

“Bob Hugin is a self-made successful businessman, Marine Corps veteran, and the best possible leader for the NJGOP at this time.

TAPinto's 2021 General Election Policies

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All candidates are provided the same opportunities to utilize TAPinto to market their candidacies.  All candidates are charged the same amount for the same marketing vehicle. 

To discuss advertising on TAPinto, please contact your local TAPinto site owner/publisher ...

Severe National Blood Shortage, Local Donors Urgently Needed

New Jersey Blood Services has announced a blood emergency, with a 3-day blood supply. The long term impact of the pandemic has resulted in a year of virtually no youth first-time donors, 3000 fewer blood drives and 100,000 donors that have yet to return to donate since before the pandemic. Complicating matters, recently there has been a surge in blood usage as ...

Downtown Denville After Dark June 11th

Downtown Denville wants to welcome shoppers, diners & commerce back. The district will host Downtown Denville After Dark, a flagship family experience featuring live music from New Power Soul, a leading NJ cover band playing hits from all decades. The event is sponsored by Lakeland Bank This Friday June 11, 5:30pm.

 

Broadway, the main corridor in downtown, will be closed to ...

Atlantic Medical Group doses first patient in U.S. for new gene therapy for phenylketonuria

MORRISTOWN, NJ – JUNE 2021 – A geneticist with Atlantic Health System’s physician network, Atlantic Medical Group, recently treated the first patient in the United States in a clinical trial with a genetic therapy developed by BioMarin, designed to help patients who are not able to metabolize phenylalanine, an amino acid found in nearly all proteins.

Darius Adams, MD, medical ...

Passaic Valley High School Celebrates 80 Years of Excellence with Mayors Panel

June 9, 2021

LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- Executive Producer of East Main Media and TAPintoTV, Brian Brodeur, hosted a panel discussion to celebrate Passaic Valley Regional High School’s 80 Years of Excellence.

The panel was moderated by Alexandra Paese, Passaic Valley Class of 2021, and consisted of Totowa Mayor, John Coiro, Passaic Valley Class of 1977, Little Falls Mayor James Damiano, Passaic Valley Class ...

Restaurants Offer Entertainment, Outdoor Spaces to Bring Back Diners

June 14, 2021

NEW JERSEY — Indoor dining is back at full capacity in restaurants around the Garden State. But while some diners have been eager to get back inside, many have gotten out of the habit, and some still eye gathering maskless indoors with trepidation.

To woo diners back, some restaurants are turning to enhanced outdoor spaces, live entertainment and good old-fashioned fun.

Khris Raina, ...

Candidate Statement: Justin Musella Running for Parsippany Town Council

June 4, 2021

Residents of Parsippany,

So far, this campaign has been the experience of a lifetime with thousands of doors knocked, many different conversations being had, and friendships made that will last a lifetime. The positive vision for Parsippany that so many residents have can become a reality with the right leadership in place. With all this said however, there are many in our town that are ...

"Unmask the Children" Chanted at Montville Rally on Monday

June 15, 2021

MONTVILLE, NJ — During student drop-off across from Lazar Middle School on Monday morning, Unmask Our Children rally participants passionately chanted "Unmask the children", "My body, my choice", "We do not consent", "Follow the Science" and "We will vote you out!"

Through the honking car horns of supporters driving by and the ...

How To Increase Customer Engagement

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The main goal of any advertising campaign is to engage with customers as effectively and often as possible. You want them to see your business and remember the name while creating a positive relationship with them.  Creating an engagement marketing strategy is how your business can stay at the forefront of your audience’s mind and generate business from them ...

TAPinto's Featured Marketing Partner: Edison Heating and Cooling

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Local communities are TAPinto’s specialty, and when it comes to marketing your business to these small areas, few places are better to partner with.

That’s why Mike Iarrapino, CEO of Edison Heating and Cooling, chose to market with TAPinto and continues to do so nearly seven years later.

“I decided to partner with TAPinto because they reached Edison ...

Take Time To Get Lost In A Story: 5 Book Genres For You To Enjoy

Just as exercising is good for physical health, flexing your mental muscles is vital - especially as you age. Reading daily is a wonderful way to give your brain a workout. It stimulates your imagination, engages your concentration and memory, and allows you to learn something new.

Whether you prefer holding a book, using a tablet, or listening to audiobooks, diving into stories you enjoy is ...

Recipe Swaps: 6 Healthier Versions of Classic Cakes

Incorporating healthier meal choices into our daily lives is a great way to stay committed to overall wellness. These healthy options aren’t only available for your main course - desserts like indulgent cakes can easily retain all of the flavors while focusing on healthy ingredients. If you’re eager to swap some traditional ingredients like refined sugar and flour, fats, and added ...

Sprinkler System on the Fritz? Tips and Tricks for What to Fix and When to Call

Outdoor sprinkler system on the fritz with summer around the corner? Here are seven tips and tricks for fixing it yourself and when to call the pros.

Assess and Adjust Sprinkler Heads
The first clue to any sprinkler system problem is usually a sprinkler head that’s not performing optimally. Maybe it won’t raise or lower, it’s spraying unevenly, or it’s not spraying the ...

Upgrade Your Patio for Under $100

As the weather warms up and we all head outside, you may be envisioning an updated patio space to gather with your friends and family. While some outdoor items can be pricey, many simple updates are budget-friendly while making a big impact. If you’re ready to transform your outdoor space without spending a fortune, here are five of the best ways to get started.

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Citrus, Coral, and Florals: Summer from the Inside Out

As summer swings into high gear outside, bring some of the color and brightness indoors with your home décor. Perfect for setting the mood every day and during special events, summer décor that includes florals, citrus, and coral tones is a great way to transition from the more muted spring hues to the bold colors of the brightest season. Here are five ways to incorporate these ...

Celebrate Dad with These 4 Fun Ideas

With Father’s Day fast approaching and the possibility of gatherings and parties becoming more likely in many areas, the time is perfect for a celebration that highlights Dad’s favorites and creates a lasting memory for family and friends. If you’re eager to plan something special, here are four ways to celebrate Dad that your guests won’t soon forget!

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Fresh Air and Fitness: 4 Outdoor Workouts for Every Level

Fresh air and fitness – a great combination for any wellness routine! As the weather warms up, consider adding some outdoor workouts to your regular exercise regimen. New surroundings can often make the same moves feel more challenging and exciting, so heading out to your backyard is an easy way to refresh any routine that’s starting to feel repetitive. Here are four great outdoor ...

Spa Day at Home: How to Choose the Best Face Mask for Your Skin

More than ever, home skincare routines are the best way to take advantage of spa-quality products to give you clear, glowing, refreshed skin. Face masks are a great addition to any skincare routine, and regular use (2-3 times per week), can make a noticeable impact on your skin’s health. For everything you need to know when choosing a face mask, read on!

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