Get Off the Couch and into Shape

After the long winter, don't be afraid to get off the couch and into shape! Join Paul Mickiewicz, from The Gateway Family YMCA, for a few exercises and stretching techniques that you can easily do every day. Learn AND have fun!

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After the long winter, don't be afraid to get off the couch and into shape! Join Paul Mickiewicz, from The Gateway Family YMCA, for a few exercises and stretching techniques that you can easily do every day. Learn AND have fun!

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Are you preparing to return to work? NJ TRANSIT is ready for you.

NEW JERSEY — The pandemic resulted in a unique work-from-home model for many New Jersey residents, with a “new normal” evolving as infection rates decline.

While some employers may intend to keep remote work options in place, a growing trend reveals many companies transitioning back to in-person workplaces.

Roadways already show evidence of rush-hour congestion as workers ...

What is a Wasp

Every year, around 62 people die from hornet, wasp, or bee stings. These creatures may be little, but they can be very dangerous if you or someone you know has an allergy. 

You may be allergic to a particular insect, which means it's important to know the difference between them.

So what is a wasp? And how can you identify them? We'll discuss these ...

Everyone Can Help Turn the Recycling Tide in Union County

Recycling always sounds like a great idea until reality sets in. Plastic bags and other random items can easily clog up the whole recycling stream, leading to increased costs that eventually fall upon taxpayers.

Everyone can help their city, township, or borough keep costs down by learning the two basic rules of “recycle right.”

1. No plastic bags! This one is easy: never put ...

Udoyen Named to Spring 2021 Dean's List at SUNY Delhi

August 3, 2021

DELHI, NY - SUNY Delhi is proud to recognize Grace Udoyen of Union for their academic achievement and being named to the dean's list for the spring 2021 semester.

The dean's list is a recognition of students who enrolled in six or more credits and earned a 3.5 or higher grade-point average for the semester.

SUNY Delhi's hands-on approach to teaching and learning includes ...

Dean's list honors announced at Tufts University

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, MA - Tufts University recently announced the dean's list for the Spring 2021 semester.

Among students earning dean's list honors is Brian J Kwarteng of Union class of 2024.

Dean's list honors at Tufts University require a semester grade point average of 3.4 or greater.

Tufts University, located on campuses in Boston, Medford/Somerville and ...

Union Students Named to University of Hartford Honors Lists

WEST HARTFORD, CT - The University of Hartford is pleased to announce the students who have been named to the President's Honors List and/or the Dean's List for Spring 2021, including three from Union:

Uchenna Duru: President's Honors List and the Dean's List

Brianna McNair: President's Honors List and the Dean's List

Kelly Severini : President's Honors List ...

Connecticut Farms School Summer Program Students Hear from Pfizer Chemical Engineer

July 22, 2021

UNION, NJ – Students in the Summer Ed-venture Program at Connecticut Farms School, a hands-on program focused on the Engineering is Elementary curriculum, had an opportunity on Wednesday morning to virtually listen to and chat with a chemical engineer from Pfizer.

“It’s very exciting work,” said Valentin Tarasenko.  “Simply put, chemical engineers mix things, ...

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Community Conversations: Preventing Skin Cancer

With a particularly hot summer, it’s especially important to protect yourself from melanoma and other skin cancers. On this next Community Conversation, Eric Whitman, MD, surgical oncologist, medical director of Atlantic Health System Cancer Care, and the director of the Atlantic Melanoma Center, discusses how to prevent skin cancer, symptoms you should be aware of and the exclusive ...

Obituaries

Aug 30, 1937 - Jul 3, 2021
Anthony Manochio Sr., of Union, passed away suddenly on Saturday July 3. Anthony was born on ...
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Jun 9, 1939 - Jun 28, 2020
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TAPinto Denville Franchisee Joins Senior Team of African American Chamber of Commerce of NJ

DENVILLE, NJ -- The African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey (AACCNJ) announced the addition of Ferlanda Fox Nixon, Esq. -- franchisee, publisher, and editor of TAPinto Denville -- as chief of policy and government affairs. 

AACCNJ is a proactive advocacy group that provides a platform for New Jersey’s African-American business leaders to speak with a ...

Lifelong Journalist Finds Way To Keep News Passion Alive By Launching TAPinto Chatham

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - To reporters, news is more than a job, it’s a passion. For Ed Barmakian, news is his whole life. And when he saw his passion was in danger, he found a way to evolve to meet the times rather than lose what he loves. 

Barmakian launched TAPinto Chatham in July of 2013. He had recently retired from the Star Ledger after 33 as a sports journalist and editor. His ...

Bring the Sunshine Indoors With These 4 Simple Décor Ideas

As summer approaches, everyone is eager to spend more time outside enjoying the sun. It’s also the perfect time to transition your home décor to reflect the added daylight and brightness outside. If you’re ready to bring more of the sunshine inside this season, here are four great ways to easily update your décor for a lighter and brighter feeling.

Clean and ...

How to Incorporate Chalk Paint Into Your Next Project

Chalk paint is all the rage for that cozy richness it gives to furniture, décor, and even walls. The matte finish adds a softness to bold colors and a thickness that covers even the most worn down surfaces.

 

Home decorating moguls love chalk paint, and now you can, too - here’s the lowdown on why, where, and how to use chalk paint for your next DIY decorating ...

Pet-Friendly NJ Restaurants Offer Menus for Your Dog

August 1, 2021

NEW JERSEY — Looking for a dog-friendly place to eat? You’re not alone.

Catering to the pet-loving crowd, some New Jersey restaurants are taking dog-friendly dining a step further by offering a special menu just for your pooch.

At Sheelen’s Crossing Bistro & Pub in Fanwood, the “woof” menu includes items such as beef, chicken, fish, rice, vegetables ...

In Season: The Best Ways to Cook NJ Sweet Corn

NEW JERSEY — New Jersey sweet corn is in season until the beginning of September. Take advantage of this local summer veggie by eating it as soon as possible after it’s picked — the sugar turns to starch as it ages.

For storage, keep fresh corn on the cob in the husk in the fridge. Once you’re ready to enjoy your corn, remove the husk and silk, wash it and try one of ...

New Jersey Dentist Provides Painless Non-Invasive Laser Treatment for Sleep Apnea

July 26, 2021

WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- Dr. Joseph DalBon of the New Jersey Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dentistry spoke with TAPintoTV to discuss a new painless laser oral treatment created to alleviate sleep apnea.

“Sleep apnea is a condition where the patient is waking up during the night and unable to breathe that can cause a number of serious health issues,” he said. Some of these health issues ...