MomLife Event

Come celebrate motherhood with our diverse group of mamas and take a virtual break with us!! Hasbrouck Hts MomLife invites all moms with kids ages 0–11 from any town to join us this month. Masks are required. No childcare available. Please RSVP by 10/19. Monthly morning get together and outings too. 

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  1. Hasbrouck Heights MomLife
  2. 862-239-6677
Thu, October 22
7:00 pm — 9:00 pm
Add to My Calendar 10/22/2020 7:00pm 10/22/2020 9:00pm America/New_York MomLife Event

Come celebrate motherhood with our diverse group of mamas and take a virtual break with us!! Hasbrouck Hts MomLife invites all moms with kids ages 0–11 from any town to join us this month. Masks are required. No childcare available. Please RSVP by 10/19. Monthly morning get together and outings too.

31 Passaic Avenue Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 07604

Hosted by Bible Baptist Church

31 Passaic Avenue
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 07604

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PCCC Offers Virtual Event for Paterson High School Students December 3

Passaic County Community College invites all Paterson high school students to join us Thursday, December 3  for “Begin With The End in Mind,” a virtual event where you will have fun and learn why PCCC is Where Success Starts. 

Students can learn more about PCCC’s affordable tuition, academic excellence, fantastic degree and certificate programs, and exciting student ...

Hosting Thanksgiving Safely

As we prepare to celebrate another holiday amid a global pandemic, many families are struggling with the idea of not seeing their loved ones in person this Thanksgiving. But, as cases of COVID-19 continue to surge in our area and across the country, healthcare workers are urging people to say home. 

As testing becomes readily available, it is becoming more and more apparent that a large ...

🎄Christmas Eve Solidarity: At 6pm, on December 24, Step Outside and Ring Your Jingle Bells! Santa is on His Way!

December 4, 2020

TOTOWA, NJ: Santa supporters everywhere are getting their jingle bells ready!

The Christmas spirit around the world is alive and well! It will be heard in waves as time zones around the world celebrate!

On December 24, believers around the world, whatever time zone they are in, at 6pm, are going to step outside and ring their jingle bells for two minutes at 6pm. If you can't ...

BHHS Van Der Wende Properties to Hold 39th Annual Toys for Tots Event

Although many things are different this holiday season compared to years past, one thing remains the same.  BHHS Van Der Wende Properties is holding their 39th annual Toys For Tots toy drive, and they need your help. 

"This year, because so many business are working remote / virtual, there are not many Toys for Tots programs taking place.  This leaves a ...

You Are Seen | The Untold Stories

The greatest gift we can give someone is the chance to see themselves through somebody else’s story.

In this new podcast, audience members will be able to explore the stories and experiences of a variety of people. Through the events of these past few months, we have read, heard, and seen countless stories told from people of various walks of life.

This season, our host Nicholas ...

The New Normal Rockwell

Dear diary,

I love Thanksgiving. Even though I don’t get any presents, it is my favoritest holiday of the whole year.

On Thanksgiving Day our family gets together at our house. My aunts and uncles and cousins and grandmas and grandpas. Sometimes even some awkward girlfriends and boyfriends who we never see again after that. We light a fire in the fireplace and fill up the house with ...

Dickens Village in Maplewood NJ Celebrates the Holiday Season with New Pandemic Safety Measures

December 4, 2020

MAPLEWOOD,  NJ -- TAPintoTV's Stephanie Willoughby visited Maplewood's Dickens Village in 2019, and the community tradition of re-creating the village from Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" continues in Ricalton Square this year featuring special pandemic-related safety measures.

Dickens Village will be open to the public from 1pm - 3pm on December ...

AJ Perri Installing with Indoor Air Purifiers that Kill Coronavirus on Surfaces in the Home

TINTON FALLS, NJ -- TAPintoTV’s Brian Brodeur speaks with Kevin Watson, Manager at AJ Perri, to learn about the company’s new indoor air scrubbers proven to kill the virus that causes COVID-19 and which are now available for home installation. 

AJ Perri is a major provider of heating, air conditioning, and plumbing services to households across New Jersey.

NJ Resident Turning 101 Credits Longevity to Red Wine and Black Coffee

December 2, 2020

LAKE HIAWATHA, NJ - Gladys Hess, resident of Lake Hiawatha, NJ for more than 25 years, will be turning 101 on December 28. 

Gladys was born and raised in New Jersey. She is mother to seven children and countless grandchildren and great-grandchildren. 

Gladys never got her drivers license, and has navigated her way around New Jersey ...

Still Much to Be Thankful for This Thanksgiving, Despite Coronavirus

Thanksgiving is a special day of the year when we pause to give thanks for the blessings that we have. This year, the holiday has to be different - it will be smaller and more somber, virtual and outdoors or indoors with few people and the windows open.

That’s how we can safely, still show appreciation and give thanks.

As we celebrate this day, I would like to take a moment to ...

New Jersey Date Night: Flavors of South America

November 30, 2020

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

Now that we have Thanksgiving under (or perhaps a little over) our belts, New Jerseyans have had their fill of turkey, dressing and pie. Sure it was delicious, but when the hunger pangs return for both a dinner and a date night, we want a flavorful experience that’s a bit different. 

It was great ...

Hot Toddy Recipes: 6 Variations on the Classic Holiday Cocktail

These days, enjoying a cocktail with friends can mean meeting outdoors. Want something that will warm everyone up as the evenings turn colder? Hot toddies to the rescue!

Hot toddies are traditionally made with whiskey or brandy, lemon, honey and hot water or tea. You can add different garnishes that will affect the flavor, such as apple slices, lemon wheels, star anise, cloves, a couple ...

Former Wayne Teacher Floats His Name for US Secretary of Education

December 5, 2020

WAYNE, NJ - Former Wayne Valley High School teacher and former President of the Wayne Education Association (WEA), Sean Spiller is interested in the US Secretary of Education position in the Biden administration, according to published reports.

Spiller, who is currently the Mayor of Montclair and the Vice President of the New Jersey Education Association is on an upwardly mobile political ...

World AIDS Day Officially Recognized for the First Time in Hawthorne

HAWTHORNE, NJ - On Tuesday evening, the Borough and Council of Hawthorne, in conjunction with the Hawthorne Pride Alliance, officially recognized World AIDS Day for the first time.  A small ceremony was held on the steps of the Municipal Building where red ribbons were displayed and a candle was lit by Mayor Goldberg and Chairman Mike Stracco. The candle was lit in remembrance of those ...

Renovation of Paterson's Lou Costello Park, Including Austism Friendly Playground, Set to Start

PATERSON, NJ - A much anticipated $1.25 million makeover to Paterson’s Lou Costello Park, including  the construction of the city’s first ever playground with autistic children in mind, is set to break ground, Mayor Andre Sayegh announced Wednesday.

The project, funded through Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) dollars, Sayegh said, would “bring a smile” to ...

Young NYC Republican Gathering Leads to Closure of Jersey City Restaurant

December 5, 2020

JERSEY CITY, NJ -Jersey City’s Maritime Parc restaurant has been ordered closed due to alleged violations of the city’s COVID-19 protocols that came to light via a social media post.

This was the result of an apparent violation of indoor mask wearing as required by Gov. Phil Murphy’s Executive orders.

The action by the city came after a Twitter user identified as Joel ...

Murphy Orders Flags at Half Staff in NJ Thursday for Air Force Cpt. Kelliann Leli

TRENTION, NJ - NJ Gov. Phil Murphy ordered all U.S. and New Jersey flags to fly at half-staff on Thursday, December 3, 2020 in honor of US Air Force Captain Kelliann Leli of Parlin.

Leili passed away in a non-combat related vehicle incident while on active duty at Al Dhafra Air Base.

Rest in Peace.

Dear Martin by Nic Stone

Dear Martin by Nic Stone. (Ember, 2017)

“Last night changed me. I don’t wanna walk around all pissed off, and looking for problems, but I know I can’t continue to pretend nothing’s wrong, Yeah, there are no more ‘colored’  water fountains, and it’s supposed to be illegal to discriminate, but if I can be forced to sit on the concrete in too-tight ...

You Know What They Say About Assumptions?!

Have you ever had the opportunity to meet someone and before you met had an expectation of what you thought would occur or how that person would behave? It’s natural to worry about how an encounter will play out, especially if it is with someone you admire. It’s easy to make judgements based on assumptions, but I have found that more often than not, assumptions are wrong.

This ...

A Season of Blessings

The year 2020 has been one that most will never forget. We have had to navigate health issues, financial concerns, isolation, employment obstacles, political unrest, and a host of other matters, that quite frankly, we all will be happy to see end.

When I was contemplating what I wanted this week’s message to be, the only word that kept coming to mind was gratitude. I guess that is ...

Textbook Affordability

November 25, 2020

To the Editor, 

We constantly hear the prospects of “free college” in this political age, but the inflation of college and textbooks costs have skyrocketed throughout the years. According to the survey done by U.S.PIRG, students spend $3 billion a year of financial aid on textbooks. Textbook prices have risen three times faster than inflation, leaving the average student now ...

Magic Mushrooms, Gov. Murphy and a Coward

To the Editor:

The ancient Greek storyteller Aesop famously said that "appearances can often be deceiving" and the administration of Gov. Murphy has deceived the citizens of New Jersey again.  The citizens of New Jersey voted to legalize recreational marijuana at his urging because he said it would be the "right thing to do." However, what Gov. Murphy actually did was ...

Get ready to file taxes: What to do before the tax year ends

December 4, 2020

There are things taxpayers can do before the end of the year to help them get ready for the 2021 tax filing season. Below are just a few of the actions that should be taken.

Donate to charity

There is still time to make a 2020 donation. Taxpayers who don't itemize deductions may take a charitable deduction of up to $300 for cash contributions made in 2020 to qualifying charities. Cash ...

National Tax Security Awareness Week, Day 4: Security Summit urges businesses to tighten security, offers new protections against identity theft

WASHINGTON – As part of the Security Summit effort, the Internal Revenue Service announced that starting in January the Identity Protection PIN Opt-In Program will be expanded to all taxpayers who can properly verify their identities.

The Summit partners, including state tax agencies, the nation’s tax industry and the IRS, marked the third day of the National Tax Security Awareness ...