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Sat, May 18, 12:00 PM

Roberto Clemente Park, Paterson

2nd Annual Community Outreach

Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 05/18/2019 12:00pm 05/18/2019 5:00pm America/New_York 2nd Annual Community Outreach

Hosted by Salvage Our City

Paterson, NJ
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Sat, May 18, 1:00 PM

The Excelsior, Saddle Brook

4CS 6th Annual Mother’s Day Appreciation Event

Education Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 05/18/2019 1:00pm 05/18/2019 5:00pm America/New_York 4CS 6th Annual Mother’s Day Appreciation Event

Each spring 4CS selects 50 low-income mothers, foster parents and grandparents (all work and many attend school as well), to give them a very necessary respite and make them feel, at least for one afternoon, that they are special and deserve to be pampered.

The event includes door prizes, games and the chance to interact with others who have similar experiences.

These women's lives are ...

190 Route 46 Saddle Brook, NJ
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Sat, May 18, 3:00 PM

United Presbyterian Church, Paterson

I Am My Sister Presents: #AMothersTestimony

Giving Back Law & Justice Police & Fire

Add to My Calendar 05/18/2019 3:00pm 05/18/2019 8:00pm America/New_York I Am My Sister Presents: #AMothersTestimony

$20 donation for event to support mothers impacted by violence in Paterson.

375 Van Houten Street Paterson, NJ

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Be Counted in 2020

It’s safe, it’s easy, and it’s important. 

This is the message Paterson resident David Spungen is trying to get out to his neighbors across the city when it comes to Census 2020.

Launching the Census Selfie campaign at a recent meeting of the Paterson City Council, Spungen secured a pledge from the members of the body to  tell everybody they know to complete the ...

College Achieve Paterson Charter School Selects Educator of the Year

PATERSON, NJ - College Achieve Paterson Charter School has selected Ms. Porsha Haynes, 5th Grade Math Teacher, as the school’s nominee for the Department of Education’s Educator of the Year award.

Ms. Haynes has had a tremendous impact on student achievement and school culture. Anyone who steps foot inside her classroom will experience the magic and excitement of teaching ...

College Achieve Paterson Charter School Dramatically Improves Middle-School Reading Scores

PATERSON, NJ  – An analysis of recent state test data reveals that middle-school students at College Achieve Paterson Charter School are dramatically improving reading scores from fifth to sixth grade. In the 2018-2019 school year, 80 percent of sixth-grade students are approaching, meeting and exceeding expectations, up from 61 percent the year prior. The school credits this dramatic ...

The North Jersey Imaging Academy at Passaic County Community College Offers Advanced Training to Radiographers

Radiographers who are interested in advanced training for career advancement can still register for
the course in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) offered by The North Jersey Imaging Academy (NJIA) at PCCC. Classes start Monday, February 17.   For information, visit pccc.edu/njia or email Professor Parsha Hobson at phobson@pccc.edu

Only radiographers who are ...

For too Many Black Men Life is A Dream Deferred

February 15, 2020

The right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness has been nothing but a distant dream for many, but more unjustly for Black males in America. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. had a dream to end racism and the cultural divide in this country. In the year 2020, I’ll add to that the hopes that systemic genocide we’ve seen in the African American community will cease.

The combination ...

Paterson Education Association will Protect Professionals that Protect Paterson Students

As parents, we teach our children to be cautious and to alert an adult when a stranger is present. We also teach our children that their schools are safe places where they can grow and thrive under the careful oversight of trusted educators and support professionals. That foundation is what Paterson Education Association (PEA) members pledge to uphold, and—more ...

Al Moody Proof that Role Models Exist in Paterson

February 19, 2020

Dear Editor:

As the Board of Education considers the renaming of the Great Falls-Silk City Academy in honor of educator Al Moody, it's important to also consider the greater impact that this could have on our city.  

Paterson needs positive role models. For several decades, Al Moody has had a tremendous impact on our city's youth and has dedicated his career to uplifting ...

Preakness Healthcare Center Participates in “Valentines for Veterans” Program

February 14, 2020

WAYNE, NJ - The residents of Preakness Healthcare Center recently participated in Representative Mikie Sherrill’s (NJ-11) “Valentines for Veterans” program. Their colored creations will be distributed to veterans throughout the 11th Congressional District.

"This community service effort has allowed the residents of Preakness Healthcare Center an ...

Gov. Murphy Unveils Ethics Reforms During Visit to Rutgers

February 20, 2020

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Gov. Phil Murphy said he and his staff have been practically building a shrine around a fine bottle of bourbon he received as a gift.

Here's the sobering truth, though: Murphy and his fellow executive branch employees are exempt by state law from taking one drop, let alone accepting any gifts that are related to their public duties.

"We are in the process of ...

NBC Journalist Lester Holt Picked For Rutgers Commencement

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Rutgers Board of Governors voted Tuesday to award an honorary degree to award-winning journalist Lester Holt when he addresses graduates at the 254th-anniversary commencement of Rutgers University-New Brunswick and Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences on May 17.

With a journalism career that spans four decades, Holt was named NBC Nightly News anchor in June 2015 ...

8 Great Places to Celebrate National Margarita Day in New Jersey

February 20, 2020

Saturday, Feb. 22, is National Margarita Day. In honor of the holiday, we compiled a list of great places in New Jersey to imbibe one of the tasty tequila cocktails, whether you prefer yours on the rocks or frozen.

Salud!

Jose Tejas, Woodbridge and Fairfield. It doesn’t matter if you’re ordering fajitas or crawfish etouffee —  nothing goes better with a ...

New Stuffed Burger Restaurant in Springfield Promises ‘Super’ Experience

This article first appeared in TAPinto Springfield.

SPRINGFIELD, NJ — On Presidents Day, Feb. 17, Super Stuffed Burgers celebrates its grand opening in Springfield. We got a sneak peak Friday afternoon when co-owners Rob Grunauer and Rey Perez spoke about their new venture.

“I am a comic book enthusiast/collector,” Grunauer said. “So the love of comics, ...

Polymer Technologies Hiring Event

Polmer Technologies will be hosting an hiring event at the Passaic County One Stop on Monday, February 24, 2020 from 10am to 1pm. Please bring your resume and dress professional. We hope to see you here.

Affordable Energy for New Jersey Coalition Launches with Support of Business, Labor, Civic and Energy Interests

February 21, 2020

In response to the recently released New Jersey Energy Master Plan (EMP), representatives of labor, energy, business and civic groups have come together to launch Affordable Energy for New Jersey.  The Coalition will work to ensure New Jersey residents continue to have safe, reliable and affordable choices to meet their energy needs.

“The EMP’s emphasis on a move to complete ...

TAPinto Paterson Recognized for Local Engagement in News Reporting

TAPinto Paterson has been announced as the winner of The Center for Cooperative Media's Engage Local Award. The award, one of three NJ News Commons Excellence in Local News Awards given to the TAPinto network, recognizes a news organization or journalist that, "relied heavily on community engagement or similar practices as a major source or aspect of their ...