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Homeowners Facing Foreclosure Get Free Mediation Counseling Against Lenders

August 14, 2018

NEWARK, NJ - A new state program will offer mediation counseling services to New Jersey residents facing foreclosure, giving them at least a fighting chance when going up against lenders during the legal process.

The New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency is using $1 million to fund the program to help up to 2,000 homeowners facing foreclosure. Lt. Gov. Sheila Oliver announced the new ...

Little Falls Valley Spa Sells Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Winning For $218,881

LITTLE FALLS, NJ - One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $218,881 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Aug. 10 drawing. The winning numbers were: 04, 12, 18, 28 and 34 and the XTRA number was: 03.

The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket is Valley Spa, 61 East Main St., in Little Falls.

“We are thrilled that the winning jackpot ticket was sold at ...

Macy's Backstage at Willowbrook Mall in Wayne Set To Open

WAYNE, NJ - Join in for the grand opening of Macy’s Backstage at Willowbrook Mall in Wayne on Saturday, Aug. 18 at 10 a.m.  

Be one of the first 200 customers to arrive and you’ll receive a "Scratch, Win, Smile" scratch-off card. During the event, be sure to shop to the tunes of a live DJ. Snap a photo at the selfie-station and post your photo ...

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Woodland Park National Radio Host Joins TAPInto with New Column

TAPInto Fair Lawn & Glen Rock is pleased to announce a new column, “Conversations with Joan Herrmann,” that will premiere in June. Herrmann is a Woodland Park resident.

Most people know Joan as a national radio host who brings inspiring knowledge from experts in a vast range of fields. Her “Change Your Attitude Change Your Life” mantra has been ingrained in my head ...

The Fine Grind Celebrates its 13th Anniversary June 30 with Cake, Live Music, Giveaways and More

LITTLE FALLS, NJ - The Fine Grind will be celebrating its 13th birthday at The Fine Grind Coffee Bar, located at 101 Newark-Pompton Turnpike in Little Falls on Saturday, June 30 from 1 to 4 p.m. Little Falls Mayor James Damiano will be cutting the cake with Fine Grind owners Rhonda and Jon Mallek, of Woodland Park, so stop by and say hello. 

The Fine Grind ...

PSE&G To Inspect Gas Meters in Woodland Park

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - Public Service Electric & Gas Company (PSE&G) will be inspecting natural gas meters in Woodland Park to ensure the continued safety and reliability of gas services.

“Customer safety is our number one priority,” said Joe Forline, vice president of gas operations for PSE&G. “It’s important for us to conduct safety inspections like ...

Woodland Park Business Association Presents Scholarship

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - The Woodland Park Business Association, at the June 20 Borough Council meeting, presented a check to the recipient of its annual scholarship. Marie Mac Leod, a senior at Passaic Valley High School from Woodland Park, was given a check for $500.

Scholarship criteria is heavily contingent upon the writing of an essay of which the topic this year was to answer the ...

Booker, Menendez, Pascrell Demand Fairness for Toys "R" Us Workers Following Bankruptcy

TOTOWA, NJ – U.S Congressman Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) and Senators Cory Booker and Bob Menendez (both D-NJ) were joined on June 2 by Toys “R” Us workers and advocates in standing up for employees at the iconic New Jersey-based retailer after it was forced into bankruptcy following a leveraged buyout that saddled it with exorbitant debt. In a leveraged buyout, a ...

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TAPinto and its 75 partner sites have been verified on Facebook with the social media platform's blue badge, which is given to news organizations that meet Facebook's authenticity criteria. 

Facebook gives the blue verification badge to "eligible brands, media organizations and public figures," based on factors that include policy compliance and public ...

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