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Scotch Plains Teen Visits NFL Pro Bowl

February 18, 2018

SCOTCH PLAINS, - Among the many wishes granted this year through the annual Jersey Mike’s “Month of Giving” campaign with Make-A-Wish was Scotch Plains resident Kyle Brainard's visit to the Pro Bowl in Orlando, Florida, in January.

Kyle, who has courageously battled a critical illness always had an admiration for his NFL heroes. The chance to experience a ...

TAPinto Paterson Series: Black History Month. James Henderson’s Supersized Impact on Paterson

In honor of Black History Month Assemblyman Benjie Wimberly and TEAM HOPE are recognizing African Americans that have made an impact in the community and beyond.

TAPinto Paterson is proud to bring these stories to our readers.

James Henderson owned and operated McDonald’s stores in Paterson for 20 years, during which time he built a reputation as a hard-working and charitable ...

A Night that Shined

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Lines of cars, buses and limousines waited patiently in a 3/4 mile long line to drop off over 600 special prom guests at Parsippany's Liquid Church location.  There were strobe lights in the air, a long red carpet and a long line to make a grand entrance for each special guest.

"This is the first time we can bring our NJ locations under one roof now that we ...

Cranford Teen Raises Money for Liam's Room One Lollipop at a Time

CRANFORD, NJ – Four years ago, Cranford’s Audrey McMahon received chocolate melts and chocolate molds as a Christmas gift. Unbeknownst to all involved, that gift would soon help many other children and their families.

McMahon, 13, decided to put her chocolate equipment to good use by making and selling chocolate lollipops. Her first year, she donated the proceeds to St.

NJ Man Who Made Plea for Kidney in the Magic Kingdom Undergoes Surgery

NEW YORK, NY - In the summer of 2017, a New Jersey man went to Disney World wearing a shirt with a message; he needed a kidney, and his blood type and phone number were printed on his T-shirt.

Thanks to another Disney fan in the Magic Kingdom, one picture went viral, and their story was picked up by a number of news outlets; months later, Richie Sully, a man from Indiana, came forward and was ...

Plainfield: Commemorations of the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Monday, Jan. 15 is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day; here's a look at some of the commemorations of the life of Dr. King in Plainfield.

On Saturday, Jan. 13, Mayor Adrian O. Mapp and First Lady Amelia Mapp will host the 10th Annual MLK Potluck and Food Drive in their home at 535 West 8th Street, starting at 6 p.m. 

Food and toiletry items that are ...

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Big Hearts at Wardlaw + Hartridge

February 10, 2018

EDISON, NJ -- Upper School students at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison supported National Wear Red Day and the American Heart Association’s cause to increase awareness in the fight against heart disease and stroke. Students wore red and collected more than $300 in donations for the AHA.

Pictured, from left: seniors Abhishek Kakar and Rishi Yasa of Edison, Director of Student Life ...