Press Releases

September 16, 2018

Warren, NJ – This school year, the families of the Primrose School of Warren will be entering a more secure facility as they return from the summer. This summer, the Primrose School of Warren performed a series of security upgrades in response to the unfortunate aftermath of school shootings like ...

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TRENTON, NJ –  Sept. 5th is National Blood Donation Day. The American Red Cross invites the community to help save lives at blood drives planned the week of National Blood Donation Day, as proclaimed by Gov. Phil Murphy. For the third consecutive year, media personality Dr. Daliah Wachs has worked ...

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  The Center for Great Expectations, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit, will be celebrating its 20th Anniversary at the Annual Gala on Friday, October 5, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency New Brunswick from 6 – 11 pm. In 1998, CGE served twelve women per year.  The Gala will celebrate the journey from this ...

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With children heading back to school this fall, LearningRx (www.LearningRx.com), the world’s largest personal brain training company, is offering 25 ideas to help parents ensure their child’s success and make homework easier. Here is a sampling of the tips:    Have them do the hardest work ...

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WANTAGE, N.J. — Horsemen and those without horses are invited to the Lusscroft Farm Labor Day Horse Camping Trail ride. Arrive any time after noon on Friday, Aug 31 and stay through Sept. 3. There are 15 stalls available. The Lusscroft trail system has some new, well-marked trails. Other ...

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Boy Scouts of America, Patriots’ Path Council will be honoring local citizens at the 2018 Good Scout Awards Dinner to be held on the evening of Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at The Primavera Regency in Stirling 6:30pm.  This year’s honorees are Bob English and Carol Prasa of Long Hill, Michael Fogarty ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ - The Arc of Somerset County will be hosting their first “Clubs for Cabins” Golf Outing fundraiser on Monday September 17th at the Watchung Valley Golf Club.  The event will be part of a strategic fundraising goal to help raise significant funds for Camp Jotoni, a 15 acre summer camp ...

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BRIDGEHAMPTON, N.Y. — The Hampton Classic Horse Show, which returns to its world-class 65-acre showgrounds in Bridgehampton, N.Y, Aug. 26-Sept. 2, will host its eighth annual Adoption & Animal Welfare Day and 13th annual Long Island Horse Show Series for Riders with Disabilities (LIHSSRD) ...

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Boy Scouts of America, Patriots’ Path Council will be honoring local citizens at the 2018 Good Scout Awards Dinner to be held on the evening of Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at The Primavera Regency in Stirling.  This year’s honorees are Bob English and Carol Prasa of Long Hill, Michael Fogarty of ...

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Watchung Hills Soccer Association (WHSA) TOPSoccer registration is now open.  WHSA is excited to announce that the program will be FREE of charge again this season. To register as a player, visit www.whsa.org and click on the “Log In” tab and then follow the registration steps.   TOPSoccer is a ...

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America’s Grow-a-Row will host their annual Scout Day volunteering event on Monday, August 20th, from 10am-2pm at one of their Clinton, NJ area farms. Scouts of all ages are welcome to volunteer and harvest produce. To register for Scout Day, please visit www.americasgrowarow.org.  All volunteers ...

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School may be starting for some kids, but with half days and weekends, there’s still time to seek out inexpensive family fun. With this in mind, LearningRx (www.LearningRx.com), the world’s largest personal brain training company, is sharing 17 activities your family will love (each for less than ...

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Summit, NJ – July 30, 2018 – Susan G. Komen North Jersey announced last week that they will be moving their headquarters to Parsippany. Since its founding in 1997, the Affiliate has called Summit its home; they started in the basement of their founder and grew so fast that a move to a small office ...

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The Historical Society of Plainfield will host a lecture entitled “What is Jazz and Why Does it Matter” on Sunday, August 5, 2018, starting at 2:00 PM at the Drake House Museum.  The lecture will given by Michael Conklin, Jazz Historian. Branford Marsalis once said, “What is jazz? It’s almost ...

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BASKING RIDGE, N.J. - Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable has announced the dates for the Summer Horse Care Workshops 102 and 103, designed for individuals who are seeking to gain knowledge and confidence around horses through a combination of non-riding activities and hands-on ...

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BRIDGEWATER - Somerset County Freeholder Brian G. Gallagher, recycling liaison, invites county residents to take advantage of the First Saturday of the Month Drop-off event on Aug. 4 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Somerset County Recycling Center, located at 40 Polhemus Lane, Bridgewater 08807. A ...

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The Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the county's Public Works Department invite residents to take advantage of the Operation Secure Shred drop-off program for easy, no-hassle shredding of personal documents. The next shredding event will be held Saturday, July 28, at ...

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Events Will Include STEM, Shooting Sports, Games and More! WARREN, NJ –  Time for the whole family to experience adventure this summer!  Have some free summer evenings and ready for a summer evening of family fun?!  Families are invited to attend any of four Family Adventure Nights at Camp ...

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BASKING RIDGE, N.J. - Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable has announced the dates for the Summer Horse Care Workshops 102 and 103, designed for individuals who are seeking to gain knowledge and confidence around horses through a combination of non-riding activities and hands-on ...

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BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — The staff at Lord Stirling Stable will present “Meet the Ponies,” a program designed for horse enthusiasts age 7 to 9 years. The session is scheduled for Saturday, July 28 from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. at the Stable located at 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, N.J. The ...

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Located on a quiet residential street in Warren, NJ, Spring Academy Montessori Preschool opened its doors to the public in late November 2016.  Spring Academy wanted to fill a niche that was missing in the community -- a pre-school with a Montessori philosophy combined with an emphasis on language ...

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Researchers at Kessler Foundation in West Orange, NJ are studying new ways of combating breast cancer-related weakness & fatigue. These symptoms can diminish quality of life & often last long after treatment has ended. If you are a woman aged 40-75, who was diagnosed with breast cancer ...

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The Union County Summer Arts Festival concert series continues on Wednesday July 18, with the band 5 Against 1 taking the stage at Echo Lake Park in Mountainside. The free series is presented by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders. It is held at Echo Lake Park during July and moves to ...

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Plainfield, NJ - On Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 5PM Sponsored by: The City of Plainfield (including the Cultural & Heritage and Human Relations Commissions), Mayor Adrian Mapp and the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders; along with CO-SPONSORS: New Outlook Pioneers, Mr. Plainfield (Robert ...

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How often do you read TAPinto?  Have you downloaded the TAPinto APP?  These are a few of the questions for readers in our 2018 TAPinto Reader Survey. We want to hear from you! The survey will take less than five minutes to complete and will help TAPinto better serve you.  Take the ...

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American Pickers television show is planning to film episodes in New Jersey during August, according to a press release from the producers of the show, Cineflix USA Productions. AMERICAN PICKERS is looking for leads and wants to explore New Jersey's hidden treasure. AMERICAN PICKERS is a ...

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Imagine Adult Volunteer Facilitators and Teen Volunteer Facilitators were the recipients this year of the New Jersey State Governor’s Jefferson Award in the Adult Volunteer Group Award category and the Youth Volunteer Group Award category. Each year the New Jersey State Governor’s Jefferson ...

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BASKING RIDGE, N.J. – Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable, 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, NJ, is offering an Introductory Western-style horseback ride on Sunday, July 8, from 10:00 a.m. to noon. Registration is available online at www.somersetcountyparks.org and at the ...

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BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — The staff at Lord Stirling Stable will present “Pony Pals,” a program for children and their parents designed to introduce children to ponies while encouraging child-parent interaction.  “Pony Pals” is scheduled for Saturday, July 7 at the Stable located at 256 South Maple ...

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DELAWARE TWP., N.J. — Delaware Valley Horsemen’s Association will host Horses in Hunterdon on Aug. 4 at the showgrounds at 299 Rosemont-Ringoes Road. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be vendors, food trucks, exibitions and more. DVHA will showcase jumpers, hunters, western, ...

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