Short Hills Investment Manager Admits He Used Ponzi Scheme to Steal More Than $675,000

March 29, 2017

NEWARK, NJ – An investment manager with an office in Short Hills, admitted that he fraudulently induced investments, concealed investment losses, and diverted more than $675,000 in investor money for his own use, announced Acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick on March 28.

Mark Moskowitz, 48, of Short Hills, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Katharine S. Hayden in Newark ...

South Orange's BGR: Burgers Grilled Right Celebrates Official Ribbon-Cutting

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - South Orange Village trustees and area residents flocked to the new BGR: Burgers Grilled Right restaurant in The Gateway in downtown South Orange to participate in its grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sunday.

As Seton Hall University alums, BGR: Burgers Grilled Right manager and owner Phil Sinnitti and his son Paul Sinnitti said the South Orange ...

Friendly Competition at the Grand Opening of Greens Indoor Golf & Cafe in Maplewood

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - Greens Indoor Golf & Cafe held its grand opening on Saturday afternoon, and with the celebration came a little friendly competition between officials from the two towns as well.

Greens, which is located at 97 Baker Street in Maplewood, offers indoor, virtual golf as well as a juice bar, and vegan restaurant, Consciousfork.

John Profaci, who owns Greens with his ...

Minor Building Fire in Maplewood Could Have Been Much Worse, Says Fire Department

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - There was a minor fire at the Bee & Thistle Antiques store at 89 Baker Street in Maplewood on Thursday, March 23. This fire did not become more significant due to the "quick response and detailed investigation by Maplewood firefighters," stated a release from the Maplewood Fire Department.

At about 4:52 p.m., the Maplewood Fire Department responded ...

Top Ice Cream and Fried Chicken Brings Japanese Rolled Ice Cream to Maplewood

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - Top Ice Cream and Fried Chicken had their grand opening celebration and ribbon cutting on Saturday, March 16.

Top, which is located at the corner of Boyden Avenue and Springfield Avenue, serves Japanese fried chicken and Japanese rolled ice cream, which is made in front of the customers while they wait.

The ribbon cutting was attended by the owners of TOP, as well as ...

Union Residents Voice Concern Over Traffic/Parking for New Vauxhall Development

UNION, NJ – Over 50 Vauxhall residents attended a second community meeting Monday night to review development plans for the old Hawks Tavern site at 2140 Springfield Avenue in the Vauxhall section of Union.

“Some of our neighbors have requested that we hold another meeting because they have some things on their mind and have questions,” said meeting organizer Bertha ...

Bill’s Army & Navy Store in Short Hills Closes after 45 Years

SHORT HILLS, NJ - The parking lot is empty and the store is locked. A notice appeared in the front window this week, “Please be advised that Benjamin A. Stanziale Jr., Esq. has been appointed Trustee of Bill’s of Millburn, Inc. d/b/a Bill’s Army & Navy Store." It further states, “These premises and Contents therein are subject to the Jurisdiction of the ...

TAPinto CEO Shapiro goes 'One on One' with Steve Adubato CEO and Publisher Michael Shapiro appeared on “One on One” with Steve Adubato Thursday night and answered questions about the role of hyperlocal online news media.

The interview was broadcast on WNYY, NJTV and WNET. Adubato closed by saying that “Michael Shapiro, he is on the cutting edge of media.“

Shapiro answered a wide-range of questions about ...

For 9th Year, Atlantic Health System Named to Fortune's '100 Best Companies to Work For' List

MORRISTOWN, NJ  – Atlantic Health System, a leading provider of health care in New Jersey, was recognized among Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®,” ranking number 46 in its ninth consecutive year on the prestigious annual list.

It is the only health care delivery system from New Jersey, and one of only three New Jersey-based companies on the list, ...

Tax Time is Approaching: Levine, Jacobs and Co., LLC Member Lends Preparation Tips

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Michael Karu, CPA/CFF, Member, Levine, Jacobs and Company, LLC, in Livingston recently spoke with TAPinto Livingston, West Essex and West Orange about getting ready for tax season. 

Karu provided the following tips for how to prepare:

“As February arrives—bringing with it freezing temperatures, snow and ice—it also reminds everyone that ...

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THE Networking Event of the Year- Maplewood Chamber of Commerce Business Card Exchange-Monday, March 27

March 25, 2017

The Maplewood Chamber of Commerce will host its Annual Business Card Exchange on Monday, March 27, from 6 pm to 8 pm at The Woodland (former Woman’s Club) 60 Woodland Rd, Maplewood.

Admission is $25 for Chamber members, $35 for future members in advance, $30 and $40 respectively at the door. 

Don't miss our largest, networking event of the year. Meet Chamber members and local ...