Press Releases

September 16, 2018

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr. invites all Essex County senior citizens to attend the 13th Annual Essex County Senior Wellness Day, to be held for free as follows:  Date:               Tuesday, September 18, 2018 Time:              10 a.m. to 2 ...

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While full-term classes have begun at County College of Morris (CCM), there is still time to enroll in the college’s two mid-fall sessions. The 13 Week mid-fall session runs from September 20 - December 20. The last day to apply for 13 Week classes is Thursday, September 13. The last day to ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ –  The National Council of Jewish Women, Essex County Section (NCJW/Essex) will host its 2018 opening event on Tuesday, Oct. 23, featuring best-selling author Jennifer Weiner. Weiner’s books have spent more than five years on "The New York Times" bestseller list with more than 11 ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — With more than 30,000 young athletes screened since 2010, the Matthew J. Morahan III Health Assessment Center for Athletes (MJM) at RWJBarnabas Health will once again provide free cardiac and concussion baseline screenings to young athletes on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, from 8 a.m.

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WEST ORANGE, NJ – “Essex County Remembers,” a solemn ceremony recognizing the lives lost in the 9/11 tragedies in New York, Washington, D.C., and Pennsylvania, will once again be held at the Essex County Eagle Rock September 11th Memorial to mark the 17th anniversary of these events. Essex ...

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Apply Today and Take Advantage of In-Person Registration or Register Online RANDOLPH, NJ — There is still time to enroll for the Fall 2018 Semester at County College of Morris (CCM). Students who apply now can either register for classes online or take advantage of one of several in-person ...

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WEST ORANGE/LIVINGSTON, NJ — Saint Barnabas Medical Center is hosting the following events in September at facilities in Livingston and West Orange.   Parkinson's Disease Support Group September 7;  1:30 to 2:30 pm Saint Barnabas Wellness Institute at Leon & Toby Cooperman JCC ...

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The National Council of Jewish Women, Essex County Section (NCJW/Essex) was honored with a coveted four out of four stars by Charity Navigator, the leading charity evaluator in the United States. NCJW/Essex has received the highest rating possible by the esteemed charity evaluator because of its ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ - The Fairfield Free Public Library, located at 261 Hollywood Avenue in Fairfield, is offering the following upcoming August events that you won't want to miss: Senior Book Club Mondays. Once monthly. August 13th at 12pm This month’s title is The Light We Lost by Jill ...

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Get ready for the August SAT with a free practice test at the Roseland Library Where: 20 Roseland Ave, Roseland NJ 07068 When: Thursday, August 2 from 11 a.m. - 2 ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ — Fairfield's first-ever Junior Police Academy, open to Fairfield residents ages 11 to 14, starts this fall. Registration begins on Aug. 7. For more information, contact police@fairfieldnj.org and an officer will respond.   

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ESSEX FELLS, NJ — Essex Fells resident Dr. James Orsini, Jr. has been named a New Jersey Top Doc by his peers in the field of hematology and oncology. The award recognizes and commemorates the achievements of today’s most respected healthcare professionals in their fields. As a board-certified ...

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CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Join Matarazzo Farms for its Farmer's Market every Tuesday through the fall at the new Cedar Grove Park on Fairview Avenue from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. directly in front of the Robert J. O'Toole Community center in Cedar Grove. Matarazzo Farms will have fresh local produce naturally ...

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CALDWELL, NJ — All Essex County residents, mayors and councils, law enforcement members, school officials, clergy members, civic organizations and more are invited to join in the next Essex County Opioid Use Prevention Task Force meeting on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. to discuss how the Essex County ...

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To celebrate National Pet Fire Safety Day, BIC, the leading manufacturer of lighters has partnered with Dr. Robert Cole, Ph.D, president of Fireproof Children and one of the nation's leading experts in fire safety education to bring you tips on how you and your family can keep your pets safe in the ...

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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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Free SAT Practice Test at the West Caldwell Library 7/14 at 9:30 a.m. This Saturday, July 14, C2 Education is hosting a free SAT practice test event at the West Caldwell Library. If your student is planning on taking the SAT in the months to come, now is the best time for them to start their ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — It’s fun to watch fireworks, and it’s important to enjoy them safely. It has been almost one year since New Jersey legalized the sale of some types of fireworks which can now be found in retail stores across the state. People who are 16 years and older are legally allowed to buy ...

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ROSELAND, NJ – The public can experience the “Butterfly Tent Safari” at the Essex County Environmental Center. The Butterfly Tent Safari is an interactive display where visitors can observe hundreds of butterflies while walking through a tent. It will be held as ...

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Located at 11 Paterson Avenue, Falls Creamery in Little Falls welcomes it's 4th summer season! The Creamery opened in June of 2015, proudly serving local residents. Every year, they have been proud to watch as ice cream lovers from all over New Jersey have come for the delicious ice ...

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ESSEX COUNTY AREA, NJ – The public is invited to attend the 2018 Essex County Free SummerMusic Concert Series, a free series that brings a diverse group of musicians and entertainers to perform at locations throughout the historic Essex County Park System and provides residents with an evening ...

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LIVINGSTON and CHATHAM, NJ — Saint Barnabas Medical Center, an RWJBarnabas Health flagship, recently announced a new partnership with Centercourt Club & Sports. “We are very excited to work with Centercourt Club & Sports,” said Stephen Zieniewicz, FACHE, President and CEO, Saint Barnabas ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Susie Botwinick of West Caldwell was the recipient of the Henrietta Weiser Emerging Leader Award, presented by NCJW/Essex to a promising member who has demonstrated leadership potential. With an energetic style and can-do attitude, Botwinick has immersed herself in numerous ...

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