Press Releases

June 24, 2021

On Wednesday, June 23rd at 5:00 pm the North Jersey Chamber of Commerce celebrated Home2 Suites by Hilton (Wayne, NJ) with a grand opening celebration.   Joining DC Hospitality Partner Bill Davis was True North Hotel Group and Home2 Suites Executive Management Team who officially cut the ribbon ...

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(PASSAIC COUNTY, NEW JERSEY) – On Saturday, June 26th, Passaic County in conjunction with Friends of Passaic County Parks, Inc. and MegaBite Events, is hosting the 1st Annual Passaic County Food Truck Festival from 11:00 a.m.– 7:00 p.m. at Weasel Brook Park in Clifton, New Jersey. This event ...

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MORRISTOWN / FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP, NJ – June 22, 2021 – Today, nearly 50 physicians and providers affiliated with CentraState Healthcare System joined Atlantic Health System’s multi-specialty physician network, Atlantic Medical Group, as part of the two health systems’ on-going efforts to create a ...

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Friends of Laurelwood Arboretum will offer free guided tours of Laurelwood Arboretum on Sunday, June 27 at 10 am. This will be an ideal opportunity to enjoy the early summer blooms, as well as the newest Sculpture Trail installations. To join a tour, meet at the entrance patio of the Knippenberg ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges invites the community to join the Y for its first Outside with Pride Virtual 5K on June 25-27, 2021. This event will be an opportunity to support our LGBTQ+ friends and neighbors while acknowledging the important history of the LGBTQ movement in ...

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To truly be a community bank, a local branch must immerse itself in the day-to-day activities of its hometown. For Kearny Bank, this certainly is the case in Wayne. A recent Kearny Bank assessment of community, charitable, and volunteer activities identified a range of initiatives in which the ...

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This is the second of two tax tips providing an overview of ways the American Rescue Plan may affect some people’s 2021 taxes. Part 1 is available on IRS.gov. Changes expanding EITC for 2021 and beyond New law changes expand the EITC for 2021 and future years. These changes ...

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This is the first of two tax tips providing an overview of how the American Rescue Plan may affect some individual’s 2021 taxes. Child and dependent care credit increased for 2021 only The new law increases the amount of the credit and the percentage of employment-related expenses for ...

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Local news is more important than ever.  To fulfill our mission of providing our readers with objective, daily, local news, we’re conducting a survey on what our readers think about TAPinto and how they engage with the news.  We invite you to take our 2021 Reader Survey.    Your feedback is ...

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Friends of Laurelwood Arboretum will offer free guided cart tours of Laurelwood Arboretum on Wednesday, June 16 at 10 am. It is an ideal opportunity to enjoy the many flowering trees and shrubs, as well as the newest Sculpture Trail installations. This is a rain-or-shine event. There is no rain ...

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WAYNE, NJ – As communities reopen after a difficult year of social distancing, the Wayne YMCA is providing families affordable opportunities to get active and healthy, and create new and memorable experiences. The Y is open and families who join can enjoy benefits including: Access to ...

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New Jersey Blood Services has announced a blood emergency, with a 3-day blood supply. The long term impact of the pandemic has resulted in a year of virtually no youth first-time donors, 3000 fewer blood drives and 100,000 donors that have yet to return to donate since before the pandemic.

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A total of $29,000 has been donated by Kearny Bank to the scholarship funds of 26 high schools, one local board of education, and two educational support organizations in nine New Jersey counties. The funds represent the latest contributions in a long-standing, annual scholarship program managed by ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges is participating in the Five Days of Action, June 7-11, 2021. The Five Days of Action is a week designed to raise awareness and inspire adults to take action to protect children from sexual abuse.  The Metro YMCA encourages adults and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – JUNE 2021 – A geneticist with Atlantic Health System’s physician network, Atlantic Medical Group, recently treated the first patient in the United States in a clinical trial with a genetic therapy developed by BioMarin, designed to help patients who are not able to metabolize ...

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Riverdale, NJ — Adding to its list of groundbreaking physical therapy programs, The New Jersey Centers of Physical Therapy (NJCPT) launches its COVID-19 Rehabilitation Program. The organization designed a resourceful and dynamic rehabilitation process by professionals who have successfully battled ...

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Our Wayne PAL Wolfpack travel baseball teams at both the 8 and 9-year-old levels will be adding to their rosters for the summer.  If your current travel team isn't playing in the summer, or you'd like to continue playing baseball after the spring rec season concludes, we'll be holding a ...

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Friends of Laurelwood Arboretum will host a “sneak peek” preview of A Sculpture Trail this weekend, June 5 and 6 from 10 am to 4 pm. at Laurelwood Arboretum, 725 Pines Lake Drive West in Wayne. The event will celebrate the installation of 12 exciting sculptures, carefully placed to complement the ...

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‘Pi in the Sky III,’ a stainless steel sculpture that stands more than 17 feet high, has joined 11 other works of art on display at Laurelwood Arboretum. The monumental piece was created by Micajah Bienvenu, known for twisting and turning steel into glittering sculptures. His work combines ...

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SUMMIT, NJ – MAY 2021 – Overlook Medical Center recently opened the Atlantic Fibroid Center, a program tailored to provide care focused on this common women’s health condition. Patients at the Fibroid Center have access to the most advanced diagnostic testing and treatments – from ...

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WAYNE TWP. – The venue may have changed, but the prizes are better than ever. After a year hiatus because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Passaic County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Tricky Tray is officially back. Passaic County CASA is a Wayne-based nonprofit organization dedicated to ...

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WAYNE, NJ - The Wayne YMCA is hosting a free community event to inspire more adults to keep their minds and bodies active. On Wednesday, May 26, the Y will participate in The National Senior Health & Fitness Day®, a day to help keep older Americans healthy and fit. Organized as a ...

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The YMCA is offering tips for parents to keep kids safe in and around water this summer. WAYNE, NJ – The Wayne YMCA wants to ensure that water safety doesn’t get lost in the community’s eagerness to return to a “normal” summer. As temperatures rise, kids want to cool off, whether that is in home ...

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Friends of Laurelwood Arboretum will offer free guided walking tours of Laurelwood Arboretum on Sunday, May 23 at 10 am.  It is an ideal opportunity to enjoy the many late-spring blooms, as well as the newest Sculpture Trail installations.  To join a tour, meet at the entrance patio of the ...

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Get your fill-in of our delicious comfort food and relaxing Jazz performance on our last day of brunch - Sunday, May 23rd.  The Taphouse will be ending our Sunday Jazz Brunch for the summer, to return in the Fall of 2021.  Enjoy one last meal of biscuits and gravy, or try your hand at our ...

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The Northern New Jersey Council of the Boy Scouts of America invites kids of all ages to enjoy a free, action packed day of Scout skills and activities. The 2021 Scout-O-Rama will be held on Saturday, May 8 at Our Lady of Consolation at 1799 Hamburg Turnpike, Wayne, and is open to Scouts and ...

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Fewer restrictions, longer days, and warm nights provide even more inspiration when looking for reasons to head to New Jersey's Coast in 2021. Celebrating a renewed spirit, Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce members welcome travelers to take part in their 107th summer sharing memories ...

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‘Robber’s Roost’ is one of two new installations in A Sculpture Trail at Laurelwood Arboretum, 725 Pines Lake Road in Wayne. This brings the total to 10 out of the 15 pieces that will be included in the project. The 9-foot-tall sculpture by Jon Krawczyk was fabricated from polished steel and enamel ...

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