A.J. Perri Helping Veterans in Need - Again

May 23, 2018

TINTON FALLS, NJ – A.J. Perri is back helping veterans in need – this time launching a search for veterans and their families through a partnership with ABC-TV.

As part of the A.J. Perri Cares Program, a lucky New Jersey veteran and their family will receive air conditioning/heating relief this summer.

"They fought for our country, and their families sacrificed," said ...

Cedar Grove Resident Wins Essex County Legends Award

CEDAR GROVE, NJ - William Clyde Schneider, a retired police chief from Cedar Grove was recognized with an Essex County Legends Award at the Annual Essex County Older Americans Heritage Month Celebration on May 9.

Held at the Robert O'Toole Community Center in Cedar Grove, the even was hosted by Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. and the Essex County Division of Senior ...

Fourth Annual Familes Behind the Badge Softball Tournament Postponed

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - The fourth annual Families Behind the Badge softball tournament will be postponed due to forecasted rain. Originally scheduled to be held Saturday, May 19, it will now be held on Sunday, May 20 at the Memorial Field complex behind Beatrice Gilmore and Memorial Schools off McBride Avenue. Admission is $5.

Team check in is at 9 a.m.; opening ceremonies begin at 9:30 and first ...

Woodland Park Will Host Fourth Annual Familes Behind the Badge Softball Tournament

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - The fourth annual Families Behind the Badge softball tournament will be held this year on Saturday, May 19 at the Memorial Field complex behind Beatrice Gilmore and Memorial Schools off McBride Avenue, starting at 8:30 a.m. Rain date is May 20. Admission is $5.

Organized by Councilwoman Tracy Kallert, Councilman Vincent DeCesare and Kaitlyn Kallert, the event, which pits ...

Did you know you can list Festivals, Blood Drives, Beefsteaks and other Non-Profit events on the TAPinto Verona/Cedar Grove's Community Calendar for FREE?

VERONA/CEDAR GROVE, NJ - TAPinto Verona/Cedar Grove invites local civic, non-profit, and school groups to list their upcoming events on the TAPinto Verona/Cedar Grove Community Calendar. You can submit content through our website by clicking on fhe "Submit Content" button located in the upper right side of the front page, where you will be brought to a menu ...

TAPinto Sponsors Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure at Liberty State Park

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Despite the cloudy morning, Jersey City's Liberty State Park was blooming in pink as hundreds of survivors, friends, families, and sponsors attended Susan G. Komen of North Jersey's Race for the Cure.  The explosion of color represented the hope and determination to celebrate those who have fought the disease and the science and energy behind the ...

Ricky's Compass Launched Honoring Founders Wish

FLORHAM PARK, N.J.- Ricky Godoy was a confident, intelligent and outgoing entrepreneur. Ricky refused to let his diagnosis define him and went on to establish his own multimedia business, YODOG media (his last name backwards!).  Within the year, he became a thumbtack pro because of his genuine personality, outstanding services and unparalleled work ethic.  However, he was ...

Verona Juniors Present $5000 Donation to Verona Foundation for Educational Excellence

VERONA, NJ - The Junior Woman’s Club of Verona proudly announces its $5,000 donation to the Verona Foundation for Educational Excellence (VFEE.)  Erika Grothues, President of the Verona Juniors presented the donation at the VFEE Annual Soiree on April 20, 2018.

VFEE is a non-profit organization offering grants to Verona educators designed to enhance and enrich the classroom ...

West Orange Child in Desperate Need of Bone Marrow Donor

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Veronica DePauli, a 7-year-old West Orange resident, is suffering from the rare genetic bone disorder osteopetrosis, and the only way to overcome her illness is through a bone marrow transplant procedure. Community Blood Services, Be The Match® national registry, is spearheading a search to help Veronica find a match.

Veronica faces the common challenge of ...

Totowa Plans First Town-Wide Trash to Treasure Garage Sale

TOTOWA, NJ - The Totowa Public Library is organizing the first ever Totowa Town Wide Trash to Treasure Garage Sale Saturday, April 28.

For a non-refundable $5 donation, the Totowa Public Library will advertise the event, provide a lawn sign for each household, distribute a map/listing of all sale locations, and the Borough will waive permit fees for registered ...

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Babies Born at Local Hospitals on May 12 Receive Official Yogi Berra Hats

May 15, 2018

MONTCLAIR, NJ - In honor of what would have been Yogi’s 93nd birthday, May 12, the Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center is once again donating to area hospitals a selection of Yogi Berra Museum baby hats, along with free Museum memberships, for the families of all children born this week.

The outreach effort, now in its second year, is part of the Museum’s mission to keep ...