Press Releases

May 29, 2020

Township of Verona Awarded $10,000 Sustainability Grant Verona, NJ – The Township of Verona was awarded a $10,000 Sustainable Jersey grant funded by the PSEG Foundation. Five $20,000 grants, six $10,000 grants and twenty $2,000 grants were distributed to municipalities in fourteen New Jersey ...

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The CGHS Girls Lacrosse Team has organized a Food Drive on Wednesday, June 3rd from 2pm-5pm at the Cedar Grove High School.  They will be accepting non-perishable food items, personal care products, diapers and wipes, all to be donated to the Human Needs Pantry in Montclair.   Players will be at ...

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Graduation season is upon us and that means celebrating your graduate’s accomplishments and honors.  TAPinto Milestones gives you an easy and affordable way to honor your graduate.  You can submit a note of congratulations, highlight achievements and submit photos.  Your Milestone post will be ...

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CEDAR GROVE, NJ - We are very excited to announce that Kyoto Sushi III will be reopening on Tuesday, May 19 for takeout and delivery. The family at Kyoto Sushi III hopes everyone is well and in good health during these uncertain times.  In order to help do our part in slowing the spread of ...

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TAPinto is rolling out a new content marketing feature as a part of our participation in The Branded Content Project -- a partnership between the Facebook Journalism Project, the Local Media Association and the Local Media Consortium. The new feature will enable businesses, nonprofits and others ...

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The federal income tax filing deadline has been extended to July 15. Taxpayers also have until July 15 to make any federal income tax payments that were originally due on April 15, without penalties and interest, regardless of the amount they owe. This extension applies to all taxpayers. There’s ...

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CEDAR GROVE, NJ - March 26th would have been the 4th Annual O’Toole/Scrivo Orange Invitational Volleyball Tournament at Cedar Grove High School.  The Sport Management class had been hard at work collecting sponsors for the event, selling tickets, coordinating team registrations, among many other ...

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From the Tax Collector’s Office for the Township of Verona:  The Mayor and Council have extended the grace period for second quarter property tax payments. Residents will not be charged interest if payment is received by the Tax Office as of June 1st. Please note that interest will be calculated ...

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Newark, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. is reminding residents who visit the Essex County Parks System and Essex County Golf Courses that wearing face coverings and practicing social distancing are required. The Executive amended the County’s COVID-19 emergency protective ...

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Chuck Rose at Clarus Group, reminding you of how we are working with clients and community We hope you and your families are doing well at this challenging time. As a friendly reminder the financial planners Clarus Group, LLC have the capability to work remotely and are able to cover virtually ...

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HACKENSACK, N.J. -- Hackensack University Medical Center is cautioning patients not to ignore symptoms of a stroke or heart attack due to fear of contracting COVID-19. Many hospitals across the country have noticed an increase in people ignoring life-threatening symptoms. They are choosing to ...

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WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service today announced significant enhancements to the “Get My Payment” tool to deliver an improved and smoother experience for Americans eligible to receive Economic Impact Payments. The enhancements, which started last week and continued through the weekend, ...

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Help People Keep their Pets! Food Drive Three short years ago, we started Communities Promoting Animal Welfare primarily to help reduce shelter intake and suffering through trap, neuter, vaccinate and return (TNVR) for outdoor cats. We also had a surrender prevention food initiative by making ...

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Members from the Northeast States Hit Hardest by COVID-19 will Put Forth Policy Proposals to Get Americans Back to Work; Prevent Subsequent Waves of Outbreak PARSIPPANY, NJ – Representative Mikie Sherrill (D-NJ) and Representative Pete King (R-NY) announced the formation of the ...

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The IRS is issuing Economic Impact Payments. These payments are being issued automatically for most individuals. However, some people who don't usually file a tax return will need to submit basic information to the IRS to receive their payment. Questions? The IRS is regularly updating the ...

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WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service today issued a special alert for several groups of federal benefit recipients to act by this Wednesday, April 22, if they didn’t file a tax return in 2018 or 2019 and have dependents so they can quickly receive the full amount of their Economic Impact ...

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Working with the Treasury Department, the Internal Revenue Service today unveiled the new Get My Payment with features to let taxpayers check on their Economic Impact Payment date and update direct deposit information. With an initial round of more than 80 million Economic Impact Payments ...

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New Video Telemedicine Patient Access to Vanguard Medical Group Patients Should Call Ahead for Appointments GLEN RIDGE/VERONA, N.J. — April 16, 2020 — Vanguard Medical Group in Glen Ridge and its two Verona locations have expanded its diagnosis and treatment options to include video visits.

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Volunteers needed to help a small biotech company develop an antibody test to COVID-19.  Volunteers who tested positive at least 14 days ago are needed ASAP.  If you can help, please call 844-246-8459.  If you have trouble getting through by phone, you can also email recruitment@biotrial.com.  

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Please join nationally recognized small business expert Mike Blinder, owner of Editor & Publisher Magazine, and author of "Survival Selling Even in the Toughest of Times," for a free online webinar on how your business can weather these difficult economic times and prosper afterwards.  Mike ...

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Montclair, NJ, March 30, 2020. The North Essex Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Amiee Idan as its new Executive Director effective April 1, 2020. Ms. Idan will be responsible for growing membership as well as building corporate and event sponsorships ...

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IRS.gov feature helps people who normally don’t file get payments; second tool next week provides taxpayers with payment delivery date and provide direct deposit information To help millions of people, the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today launched a new web tool ...

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     Lake Hiawatha resident Brian Donlin continues to train and fund-raise to help to find a cure for Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). Every year, hundreds of cyclists gather in different cities to ride in support of JDRF research at their “Ride to Cure ...

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IMMEDIATE RELEASE YMCA OFFERS EMERGENCY CHILDCARE FOR ESSENTIAL WORKERS DURING PANDEMIC The YMCA of Montclair is offering full-day licensed emergency childcare to families of health care workers, first responders, and other essential personnel who need care for their children during the ...

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The Internal Revenue Service today urged taxpayers to be on the lookout for a surge of calls and email phishing attempts about the Coronavirus, or COVID-19. These contacts can lead to tax-related fraud and identity theft. "We urge people to take extra care during this period. The IRS isn't going ...

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VERONA and CEDAR GROVE, NJ – TAPinto Verona/Cedar Grove, the only independent news operation dedicated solely to covering Verona and Cedar Grove, set a single-month record for readership in March. The 377% increase in readership is directly attributed to the news site’s COVID-19 coverage, as we ...

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WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service today announced that Social Security beneficiaries who are not typically required to file tax returns will not need to file an abbreviated tax return to receive an Economic Impact Payment. Instead, payments will be ...

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The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today announced that distribution of economic impact payments will begin in the next three weeks and will be distributed automatically, with no action required for most people. However, some seniors and others who typically do not file ...

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Snyder Sarno D’Aniello Maceri & da Costa LLC remains open throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. We understand that not all of life’s problems can be put on hold.   In response, SSDMD has adapted teleconferencing and videoconferencing techniques in order to continue our dedication to the local ...

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To the Residents of Cedar Grove: During this period of stress and uncertainty spawned by the coronavirus pandemic, the Cedar Grove Ambulance & Rescue Squad has decided to TEMPORARILY suspend local EMS service to protect themselves, their families, our supportive police officers and patients.

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