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Caldwell Resident Named Among Top Wellness "Mompreneurs" in New Jersey

May 25, 2020

LITTLE FALLS, NJ — In New Jersey Family’s first-ever Mompreneur of the Year contest, which recognizes small businesses owned and operated by New Jersey mom, Caldwell mother of four Taryn Lagonigro was named the runner-up in the “Wellness and Fitness” category for her business, Iris Mind + Body.

As a yoga instructor, Lagonigro said she encountered people who ...

Gov. Codey Supports Caldwell Deli by Hosting Free Sandwich Bonanza

CALDWELL, NJ — Caldwell's Dave’s Delicious Deli, known locally for its made-to-order chicken salad and sandwiches, recently hosted a “Free Sandwich Bonanza” event, where former governor and Roseland resident Richard Codey paid the first $15 of every order received that day.

At Codey’s suggestion after he participated in a similar event in Boonton, ...

Levine, Jacobs Member Explains Why Deceased Individuals Receive Stimulus Checks

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Michael H. Karu, CPA/CFF, senior member at Livingston-based accounting firm Levine, Jacobs & Company, LLC, recently provided much-needed insight on the government sending stimulus checks to deceased individuals.

In the segment, entitled “Coronavirus Stimulus Checks Being Sent To Dead People As Unemployed Americans Await Needed Funds,” Karu spoke with ...

Livingston Business Helps North Caldwell Teen Raise $7,000 for Essential Workers

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Like many non-essential stores, Livingston’s Camp Stuff 4 Less was forced to close its doors as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak; but in addition to offering online shopping during the health crisis, owner Lori Stern is also selling homemade face masks in an effort to give back to the community.

Despite facing a potential loss of income due to the closure and ...

North Essex Chamber of Commerce Welcomes New Executive Director

MONTCLAIR, NJ — The North Essex Chamber of Commerce (NECC) board of director has announced the appointment of Amiee Idan as its new executive director. Idan will be responsible for growing membership as well as building corporate and event sponsorships throughout the region.

Prior to joining the NECC, Idan served as relationship manager at BHI Commercial Bank and ...

Rep. Sherrill Leads North Essex Chamber Program on Local Impact of Coronavirus

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill, whose husband is currently recovering at home from COVID-19, served as one of three special guests who spoke to residents and businesses owners from New Jersey’s 11th District on Wednesday about the impacts of the coronavirus during a special Zoom conference hosted by the Livingston, West Orange and North Essex Chambers of ...

Virtual “Taste of Caldwell” Lists Local Restaurants Open for Pickup/Delivery

CALDWELL, NJ — Spearheaded by Caldwell Councilman Jeffrey Gates, a virtual “Taste of Caldwell” event was held during the week to give local restaurant owners an opportunity to reach their patrons and let them know about services being offered amid the global health crisis.

Gates and his colleagues, along with residents of the Borough of Caldwell, are going the extra mile to ...

Gov. Murphy Authorizes Mortgage Forbearance, Mulls Possible Quarantine

TRENTON, NJ – Financial institutions will provide mortgage forbearance and financial protections for New Jerseyans facing economic hardship as a result COVID-19, according to an announcement by Gov. Phil Murphy Saturday.

“Millions of hard-working New Jerseyans are suffering financial losses through no fault of their own as a result of the economic downturn brought on by ...

Fairfield Distillery Uses Spirits to Produce Hand Sanitizer Amid Pandemic

FAIRFIELD, NJ — The team at award-winning Claremont Distilled Spirits, Inc of Fairfield is doing its part to assist first responders and West Essex-area residents during the global health crisis by using its spirits to produce hand sanitizer, which has become such a high-demand product that it is often difficult to find. 

According to Sarafina ...

Livingston-Based Accountant Advises Couples on How to File Separately

LIVINGSTON, NJ – In a recently published article focusing on how to “get proper credit for estimated tax payments,” Michael H. Karu, CPA/CFF, a member of the Livingston-based accounting firm Levine Jacobs & Company, LLC, offered insight into the process of switching from joint to separate filing as a married couple during tax season.

In addition to ...


Power Up Your Content Marketing on TAPinto West Essex

May 15, 2020

TAPinto is rolling out a new content marketing feature as a part of our participation in The Branded Content Project -- a partnership between the Facebook Journalism Project, the Local Media Association and the Local Media Consortium. The new feature will enable businesses, nonprofits and others who purchase guaranteed publication of a press release, real estate listing, event listing, milestone, ...


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Essex County Emergency Food Distribution to be Held May 28

May 24, 2020

MONTCLAIR, NJ — An Essex County Emergency Food Distribution Event will be held on Thursday, May 28 at the Charles H. Bullock School in Montclair to help families negatively impacted by coronavirus. The 1,000 boxes of food that will be distributed are meant to benefit families who have been forced out of work and are not able to afford food. 

The event will be held as follows, ...

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Congratulate Your Graduate with Milestones on TAPinto

May 21, 2020

Graduation season is upon us and that means celebrating your graduate’s accomplishments and honors.  TAPinto Milestones gives you an easy and affordable way to honor your graduate.  You can submit a note of congratulations, highlight achievements and submit photos.  Your Milestone post will be posted on the TAPinto site of your choosing and stay there forever.  ...


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Murphy: COVID-19 Measures on Decline; 'All the Important Metrics We Needed to Fall into Place Have Been Doing So'

May 14, 2020

TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy cited significant drop in daily deaths, cases, hospitalizations, ICU and ventilator patients, at his daily press conference in Trenton on Wednesday .

According to the Governor:

New hospitalizations are down two-thirds from the peak.
Total hospitalizations are down nearly half since the peak.
The numbers of patients in ICU and on ventilators are both ...