Applications for North Essex Chamber Scholarship Program Due May 15

May 3, 2017

MONTCLAIR, NJ — The deadline to submit a Foundation Scholarship Program application to the North Essex Chamber of Commerce (NECC) is Monday, May 15, at 4 p.m.

The NECC Foundation funds scholarships for graduating high school students in the general West Essex area. Funds are earned year round for this cause through several annual fundraising events such as the Taste of ...

Unchained at Last Honors Fairfield-Based Attorney Matthew Rosen

FAIRFIELD, NJ — Unchained at Last, a nationwide non-profit that is dedicated to helping women and girls leave or avoid arranged/forced marriages and rebuild their lives, recently honored Fairfield-based attorney Matthew Rosen of Hammerman Rosen LLP for helping a woman “unchain” from a forced marriage.

Unchained at Last was started by Fraidy Reiss, who was the ...

West Orange Jewelers of Roseland to Support Police Unity Tour

ROSELAND, NJ — West Orange Jewelers in Roseland, a proud sponsor of the Police Unity Tour, is donating 20 percent of all QALO blue line ring sales through May 20 to the the Police Unity Tour, an annual event raising awareness of police officers who have died in the line of duty and to ensure their sacrifice is never forgotten.

In 1997, Patrick Montuore, a Florham ...

TAPinto West Essex to Host Networking Event Sponsored by Andy Weinstein, Attorney at Law

FAIRFIELD, NJ – TAPinto West Essex is hosting an after work networking event Wednesday evening for all local business professionals from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Thatcher McGhee’s Irish Pub & Eatery in Fairfield.

“Whether you own a business, work for a local business, are looking to hire or are looking for a new job, we hope that you will stop by and hang out with ...

North Essex Chamber Reports Record Ticket Sales for 2017 Taste of Essex

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Ticket sales for the annual North Essex Chamber of Commerce (NECC) Taste of Essex, which was held on Monday at The Manor in West Orange, increased by about 60 percent since 2016, according to board member Mike Daniels.

The 2017 Taste of Essex invited dozens of local restaurants and other food and drink purveyors to share their finest cuisine for all to try with a ...

Essex County Mayors Address Common Concerns at 2017 Meet the Mayors Breakfast

Photos by Doug Zacker/ACIEM Studios

CALDWELL, NJ — Important topics for all 22 Essex County municipalities and small businesses within those communities were addressed by local mayors and a discussion panel at the seventh-annual Essex County Meet the Mayors breakfast event on Saturday at Greenbrook Country Club in Caldwell.

The Inter-Chamber Coordinating Council, which ...

North Caldwell Council Introduces 2017 Municipal Budget with 1.82 Percent Tax Increase

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The 2017 municipal budget to support municipal services, with a price tag of $8,733,665 in appropriations, and featuring a tax rate increase of 1.82 percent, was introduced on Wednesday by the North Caldwell Borough Council.

If adopted, this municipal budget would mean an increase in the tax levy for municipal purposes of $47.67 on the average borough ...

North Essex Chamber of Commerce Hosts Ribbon Cutting for New Caldwell Dentist

CALDWELL, NJ — Members of the North Essex Chamber of Commerce (NECC) hosted a celebratory ribbon cutting last week to commemorate the grand opening of Stacy E. Oberfield, DDS General Dentistry, which recently moved to 45 Smull Avenue in Caldwell.

Originally located in West Caldwell, Oberfield has been practicing dentistry for more than 20 years with approximately 18 years ...

Fairfield Resident Recognized as “Trailblazing Woman in Labor and Business”

FAIR LAWN, NJ — In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Fair Lawn Borough Council recently honored Fairfield resident Maria Plucinsky, CPA, a Director (Owner) of Bergen County-based CPA firm Hunter Group CPA LLC, as a “Trailblazing Woman in Labor and Business.”

According to Mayor John Cosgrove and members of the council, the proclamation represents the Borough ...

TAPinto CEO Shapiro goes “One on One” with Steve Adubato CEO and Publisher Michael Shapiro appeared on “One on One” with Steve Adubato Thursday night and answered questions about the role of hyperlocal online news media.

The interview was broadcast on WNYY, NJTV and WNET. Adubato closed by saying that “Michael Shapiro, he is on the cutting edge of media.“

Shapiro answered a wide-range of questions about ...

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