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Crunch Time at NJ-Based Manischewitz Company as Passover Approaches

April 16, 2019

Much has changed since more than 100 jobs were slashed at the Manischewitz Matzo Factory in Newark almost two years ago.

Sheets and sheets of matzo used to be made at the factory on Avenue K, which runs parallel to Route 9, every spring for Passover.

“When you do it in a commercial factory, it’s quite a challenge not to have any dough carry over from one batch to the ...

NJ Girl Scout Teaches Kids Healthy Cooking & Eating with Classes, Videos

This story first appeared on TAPinto Springfield.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, childhood obesity rates have more than tripled since the 1970s. One Springfield Girl Scout is looking to make a change to that statistic by encouraging the next generation to eat healthier in a simple and fun way.

“I just realized childhood obesity is a growing American ...

New Jersey Date Night: Comfort Food Restaurants to Brighten a Bad Day

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

It happens to the best of us. The culprit can be a flat tire or perhaps a demanding boss with attention deficit disorder. Or maybe it’s dealing with screaming, unsatisfied children or irritated, displeased clients. So many situations can lead to a bad day, and a bad day in New Jersey can be torturous.

More than Just Books, Totowa Public Library is Local Center for Community Events

April 16, 2019

TOTOWA, NJ -- TAPintoTV caught up with staff members at the Totowa Public Library at the recent “Mind and Body Expo” to learn about the many events and community services frequently hosted at the library.

“It’s a chance for everybody to come out and learn more about themselves,” said Philip Schirner, Page at the Totowa Library, speaking about the Anxiety and ...

Home Grown New Jersey Filmmaker Tells His Backstage Story of Life as a Roadie

ASBURY PARK, NJ -- TAPintoTV spoke with TJ Hoffmann, Producer of “Roadie: My Documentary,” which won “Best Home Grown Documentary Feature” at the 2019 Garden State Film Festival. The film looks back at Hoffmann’s 20 year career as a roadie, and incorporates his personal video archives starting with his tours in the 80s. “My film gives everyone a little peek ...

Celebrate National Barbershop Quartet Day with Deke Sharon Mentoring New Jersey’s Next Generation of Singers

WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- Deke Sharon, considered the “father of contemporary a cappella,” joined New Jersey’s top choral experts at James Caldwell High School for the annual Jersey Harmony Explosion festival, held every winter.

High school and middle school students from across New Jersey spent the day receiving choral and quartet instruction from a capella pros. The day ...

Somerset Regional Animal Shelter Holding Kitten Shower

April 5, 2019

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Regional Animal Shelter, on Commons Way, is hosting a Kitten Shower April 17 to prepare for kitten season.

The event will be held from noon to 7 p.m., with cake cutting at 5 p.m., to collect supplies and monetary donations for the kittens that will be arriving this spring.

Shelter manager Brian Bradshaw said they expect to see a lot of kittens coming in ...

Cat Saved From 45-Foot Tree After Five Days

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights Fire Department was dispatched Monday at 5:30 p.m. to the cul-de-sac of Berkshire Drive for a reported cat that was stuck up in a tree. The cat which goes by the name of "Boots" got away from his owner at some time on Saturday and was stuck in a tree on the side of his home in a wooded area.

Because the area was not accessible to ...

Camp COLEY Hosts Annual Fun Day Open House - Meet staff, leaders, CITs and learn all about our program!

April 17, 2019

Camp COLEY Hosts Annual Fun Day Open House - Meet staff, leaders, CITs and learn all about our program!

Camp COLEY’s annual Fun Day Open House will take place April 27, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (rain or shine) at Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation in Stanhope, New Jersey!

Fun Day offers girls and boys entering grades 3 – 12 a glimpse at some of the memories they will make ...

Central Jersey Robotics Team Wins District Championship

The High School Robotics Team of Central Jersey, FIRST Robotics Team 747 Flight Crew, is celebrating another success this week after competing in the FIRST Mid-Atlantic District Championship held at Lehigh University April 4-6. Just one week after winning the Montgomery District Event, Flight Crew 747 went on to win the District Championship!

Over the course of three days, the top 60 teams in ...

IRS Commissioner Chuck Rettig Has A Message To Taxpayers: Thank You

Chuck Rettig is the 49th Commissioner of the IRS. He joined the agency in October after spending 36 years as a tax lawyer in private practice. As over 50 million taxpayers filed their returns, he want to share a special message to all taxpayers: Thank You..

April 15 was the deadline to file, and I’d like to thank taxpayers for taking the time to file and pay their taxes. Our ...

Warren Twp. Democratic Gala

The arrival of spring brought out Warren Twp. Democrats for a Meet and Greet at Bruno's Bistro on Wednesday evening. Hosted by the Warren Twp. Democratic Committee, the gala provided an opportunity for community members to get acquainted and enjoy delicious food at one of Warren's top restautrants.

Taxpayers who can’t pay their taxes should still file on time

With the tax filing due date just a few days away, it is important to remember to both file and pay any taxes due by the April 15th deadine. Taxpayers who do not file and pay timely will see their tax debt grow. In fact, penalties and interest can cause a debt to grow by more than thirty percent in just a few months.

Here are some tips for taxpayers who owe tax, but who ...

With the filing deadline close, here’s why you should e-File

A few taxpayers still use the old-school method of filing their tax returns: on paper. For these people, now is the time to consider filing electronically. With the April 15 tax deadline right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to use IRS e-File.

Here are the top six reasons why you should file electronically in 2019:

It’s accurate and easy. E-File helps taxpayers ...

Officials Confirm Ocean Grove Fire Started Underneath Boardwalk Building

April 15, 2019

OCEAN GROVE, NJ —  Investigators have confirmed the massive fire that destroyed Ocean Grove’s boardwalk pavilion originated on the east side of the structure, underneath the Dunes Boardwalk Cafe.

While the five-alarm blaze’s cause has yet to be determined, the area of origin is where the homeless have resided in the past, according to the Monmouth County ...

Firefighters Battling Massive Blaze at Ocean Grove Boardwalk Pavilion

OCEAN GROVE, NJ — Smoke could be seen for miles for most of the afternoon as firefighters continue to battle a massive fire at the Ocean Grove boardwalk pavilion, according to officials.

Dozens of fires trucks from towns in Monmouth and Ocean counties were called to respond to the blaze, which was reported at about 11:30 a.m. on April 13. No injuries have been reported as of 2:30 p.m.

4th Annual LBI Job Fair with Over 40 Businesses Set for April 20

SURF CITY, NJ - The Fourth Annual Long Beach Island Job Fair will take place on Saturday, April 20 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This is a great opportunity for people to find a job or even a career. 

Over 40 businesses will be hiring part and full time seasonal and/or year round workers. 

14 year olds and older are encouraged to attend who are looking for a ...

Mylestone's Help A Horse Day Event To Be Held April 28

April 17, 2019

LEBANON, N.J. — Mylestone's Help a Horse Day event will be held at at Horsemen’s Outlet on Sunday, April 28 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine.

A donor is offering to match all donations made up to $10,000. Send donations through the mail, PayPal, or go to Horsemen’s Outlet on April 28. Include a note that the donations are for Help A Horse Day to be eligible for the ...

Brick, N.J. Equestrian Earns NCEA All America Honors

BRICK, N.J. — When the National Collegiate Equestrian Association announced its Ariat All-America Teams Madison Day of Brick, N.J. was listed as honorable mentions in both equitation on the flat and over fences.

A junior at Baylor, Day inherited her love of horses from her mother. “She started putting my sister and I on horses as soon as we were old enough and I started competing ...

Meadowlands To Host ‘Sportscasters Charity Derby’ On May 11

Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment To Donate $5,000 To Charities Of Winning Broadcasters

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment will host its “2nd Sportscasters Charity Derby” — two harness races to benefit each participating Sportscaster’s selected charitable organizations — on Saturday, May 11. 

The ...

Facing the Music

A man must be big enough to admit his mistakes, smart enough to profit from them, and strong enough to correct them.
- John C. Maxwell

This of course implies that a smaller, duller, and weaker man made the mistake in the first place.

The good news is that I readily admit my mistake, I am writing to profit from it, and I fixed the damn phone which caused the problem in the first ...

Acceptance

Dear Mr. Dad in the Box,

The Admissions Department has completed a thorough review of your application. We regret to inform you that you were not selected for admission to the Farvard University Class of 2023.

Please understand this is not a reflection of you as a person or your extremely impressive achievements. And we sincerely appreciate your zeal in applying to our esteemed institution.

Somerset Regional Animal Shelter Holding Kitten Shower

April 5, 2019

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Regional Animal Shelter, on Commons Way, is hosting a Kitten Shower April 17 to prepare for kitten season.

The event will be held from noon to 7 p.m., with cake cutting at 5 p.m., to collect supplies and monetary donations for the kittens that will be arriving this spring.

Shelter manager Brian Bradshaw said they expect to see a lot of kittens coming in ...

Cat Saved From 45-Foot Tree After Five Days

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights Fire Department was dispatched Monday at 5:30 p.m. to the cul-de-sac of Berkshire Drive for a reported cat that was stuck up in a tree. The cat which goes by the name of "Boots" got away from his owner at some time on Saturday and was stuck in a tree on the side of his home in a wooded area.

Because the area was not accessible to ...

'Gods of Comedy' Creates Chaos

Princeton, NJ – “The Gods of Comedy” descends on a college campus in Ken Ludwig’s riff on Greek mythology.

The plot centers on Daphne (Shay Vawn), a university professor who is studying in Greece. When she returns to campus, her colleague Ralph (Jevron McFerrin) says he’s found an original manuscript from Grecian times. He asks her to take care of it while he ...

Obituaries

Jul 28, 1955 - Feb 8, 2018
Owner/Chef of Jaret’s Stuffed Cupcakes  Beloved Husband, Father, Brother and ...
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WHRHS Boys Volleyball: Watchung Hills Defeats Perth Amboy, Improves to 3-2

April 11, 2019

 

PERTH AMBOY, NJ - The Watchung Hills Boys Volleyball team defeated Perth Amboy on Thursday in two games to get their third win of the season.

 

The Warriors won in two straight, 25-15, and 25-19, bouncing back after losing to Ridge on Tuesday, 2-0.

 

The team is looking to improve on last year’s 3-17 record and is off to a great start. The Warriors are now ...

4th Annual LBI Job Fair with Over 40 Businesses Set for April 20

April 11, 2019

SURF CITY, NJ - The Fourth Annual Long Beach Island Job Fair will take place on Saturday, April 20 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This is a great opportunity for people to find a job or even a career. 

Over 40 businesses will be hiring part and full time seasonal and/or year round workers. 

14 year olds and older are encouraged to attend who are looking for a ...

Things to do with Kids: Library Happenings

March 21, 2019

"Things to do with kids" is sponsored by The Goddard School of Long Hill." This column will provide a round up of interesting things to do with kids in and around the area. To kick off the column, we wanted you to get familiar with the local libraries and their weekly happenings and upcoming special events.

 

Berkeley Heights Library Happenings:

110 Roosevelt Ave, ...

Rutgers Dedicates Plaza to Paul Robeson, Renaissance Man for the Ages

April 17, 2019

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Celebrating the 100th anniversary of the graduation of its most acclaimed alumnus, Rutgers University dedicated the Paul Robeson Plaza in New Brunswick Friday at a ceremony that attracted an enthusiastic crowd of hundreds of students, community members and others.

The open-air plaza, which features eight black granite panels on Robeson’s life, is in a prominent ...

Officials Confirm Ocean Grove Fire Started Underneath Boardwalk Building

OCEAN GROVE, NJ —  Investigators have confirmed the massive fire that destroyed Ocean Grove’s boardwalk pavilion originated on the east side of the structure, underneath the Dunes Boardwalk Cafe.

While the five-alarm blaze’s cause has yet to be determined, the area of origin is where the homeless have resided in the past, according to the Monmouth County ...

Firefighters Battling Massive Blaze at Ocean Grove Boardwalk Pavilion

OCEAN GROVE, NJ — Smoke could be seen for miles for most of the afternoon as firefighters continue to battle a massive fire at the Ocean Grove boardwalk pavilion, according to officials.

Dozens of fires trucks from towns in Monmouth and Ocean counties were called to respond to the blaze, which was reported at about 11:30 a.m. on April 13. No injuries have been reported as of 2:30 p.m.

Rutgers Dedicates Plaza to Paul Robeson, Renaissance Man for the Ages

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Celebrating the 100th anniversary of the graduation of its most acclaimed alumnus, Rutgers University dedicated the Paul Robeson Plaza in New Brunswick Friday at a ceremony that attracted an enthusiastic crowd of hundreds of students, community members and others.

The open-air plaza, which features eight black granite panels on Robeson’s life, is in a prominent ...

Single-Car Accident at CVS Claims Life of Man

SUMMIT, NJ - A single-car accident in the CVS Pharmacy parking lot on the morning of April 11 has claimed the life of a 73-year-old New Providence resident. The deceased male, identified as Robert M. Davis, was the driver -- and the lone occupant -- in the vehicle.

According to the Summit Police Department, at approximately 10:22 a.m., a 2012 Chevrolet Cruze was exiting the DeForest ...

Funeral Mass For Seton Hall Baseball Coach Mike Sheppard Sr. Set For Saturday

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – Many people in the Seton Hall community will remember Michael Sheppard Sr. as a standout baseball coach and a family man.

They will also remember Sheppard Sr. for his motto, “Never lose your hustle.”

Sheppard Sr., 82, died on Saturday, April 6, Seton Hall University officials announced on the university's website.

A funeral Mass will be held ...