Meadowbrook Country Day Camp to Hold "Summer Splash 2018" Open House

July 21, 2018

LONG VALLEY, NJ — Those interested in visiting Meadowbrook Country Day Camp are invited to attend “Summer Splash 2018,” on Saturday, July 28, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The camp is located at 73 East Valley Brook Road, in Long Valley. The rain date for this event is Sunday, July 29.

“Seeing camp during the summer is a perfect way to get a feel for how ...

West Caldwell Artist to be Featured in Upcoming Fine Art Exhibit

MORRISTOWN, NJ — An upcoming fine art exhibit presented by the Northern New Jersey art group Partners in Paint (PiP) will include the work of West Caldwell resident Marilyn Rose, an award-winning artist whose piece entitled “At The Station” is pictured above.

The exhibit, located at the Art Upstairs Gallery of the MAYO Performing Arts Center in Morristown, will ...

West Caldwell, Essex Fells Residents Selected for Prestigious Musical Theater Conservatory

MILLBURN, NJ — Alex Vacchiano of West Caldwell and Emma Saccone of Essex Fells were recently selected by Mark Hoebee, Paper Mill Playhouse producing artistic director and recipient of the 2016 Tony Award for Regional Theatre, to participate in the Paper Mill’s prestigious Summer Musical Theatre Conservatory for 2018.

This honor puts the two young women in the same ...

Area Residents Brave the Heat for Fairfield Fireworks Display

FAIRFIELD, NJ — Despite the heat wave that hit northern New Jersey, the Fairfield Independence Day celebration in the new recreation parking lot on Monday was humming with activity once the sun set.

Anthony Pompei, recreation director, began the event by thanking the mayor and council, the police department and all those who helped to organize and work the celebration. Fairfield ...

Axe Throwing Hits Fairfield: Stumpy's Hatchet House

FAIRFIELD, NJ — Throwing hatchets for fun is officially an activity that Fairfield-area residents can enjoy at Stumpy’s Hatchet House, a new franchise business that opened in June for players 21 years and older. 

Participants can throw hatchets at a bullseye while listening to music, watching the many large screen TVs with access to all the sports ...

Dog Days of Summer Are Here: North Caldwell Dog Park is Open

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - Community members and their four-legged friends came out to celebrate the official opening of the new Off-Leash Dog Park in the Essex County Hilltop Reservation in North Caldwell on Friday with a celebratory ribbon cutting. 

Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr. was joined by North Caldwell Mayor Joseph Alessi and members of council, ...

Do You Know the People in These Historical Fairfield Photos?

FAIRFIELD, NJ — In its effort to identify the people in a series of photos found in the Fairfield Public Library’s local history collection, the Fairfield Historical Society has a few photos that its members have not been able to identify.

The five photos above are graduation photos that span a range from the 1920s through the 1960s, according to the library. (See below for ...

2018 West Caldwell Gazebo Concert Schedule Begins June 28

WEST CALDWELL, NJ - The public, outdoor West Caldwell Gazebo Concert series has a wide array of music from local bands lined up for 2018.

The annual series of concerts, which will include food available from local restaurants for purchase beginning at 6:30 p.m. Weather permitting, the concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Crane Park gazebo on Bloomfield Avenue in West ...

Fairfield Golden Agers Celebrate 50 Years; Luncheon Honors Mary Scangarello

EAST HANOVER, NJ — The Fairfield Golden Agers club celebrated its 50th anniversary with a luncheon held at the Hanover Manor, where club members honored their foundress and 60-year Fairfield resident Mary Scangarello, who died last year at the age of 95.

In speaking about the Scangarello family, Golden Agers president Joni Doncoes read a statement she and former mayor Ted Nalesnik ...

Have Your West Essex Senior Ball Photos Featured on TAPinto West Essex

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — West Essex High School (WEHS) parents and students are encouraged to send photos from the upcoming WEHS Senior Ball to be featured on TAPinto West Essex.

WEHS seniors will kick off their final days of high school by attending Friday’s ball, beginning at 7 p.m.

In order to have photos featured in the TAPinto West Essex coverage of this event, please ...

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Butterfly Tent Safari Coming to Essex County Environmental Center

July 3, 2018

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 ...