Giving Back

Top Stories

57d81fd53e4a4f15a60118c8
57d81fd53e4a4f15a60118c8
57d81fd53e4a4f15a60118c8

Roseland Announces 2020 Mothers and Senior Citizen of the Year

May 25, 2020

ROSELAND, NJ — During a recent council meeting, the Borough of Roseland announced that resident Angelo Carrozza has been named the 2020 Senior Citizen of the Year and Danielle Vigilante and Jennifer Holden have been named the 2020 Mothers of the Year.

As she announced the winners during the virtual meeting, Councilwoman Michelle Tolli said she had fond memories of being named Mother ...

Essex County Emergency Food Distribution to be Held May 28

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, ...

Fairfield Girl Celebrates 7th Birthday Giving Back to Those in Need

FAIRFIELD, NJ — Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Rachel Valenzano of Fairfield found a special way to celebrate her 7th birthday by giving back to the community—all while practicing social distancing.

In lieu of a birthday car parade, Erin Valenzano, Rachel's mother, asked any friends and family members planning to drive by their home on Rachel's ...

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, ...

WATCH: Essex Fells Resident Spreads Hope Through Video Lens

ESSEX FELLS, NJ — Tim Hughes, Essex Fells resident and owner of Shughes Entertainment and Shughes Studios, recently used his expertise as a videographer to highlight the many acts of kindness and hope that West Essex residents have witnessed over the last several weeks within the community.

Since the COVID-19 outbreak hit New Jersey, the father of three said he has ...

Students Create "Caldwell Strong" T-Shirts to Benefit First Aid Squad and Food Pantry

WEST CALDWELL, NJ — After receiving 15 designs from students as part of a competition to create “Caldwell Strong” T-shirts that will be sold as part of a James Caldwell High School (JCHS) fundraiser benefiting the West Essex First Aid Squad and the Caldwell Food Pantry, the top two creations have been selected and about $4690 has already been raised as of Saturday ...

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 ...

West Caldwell Business Owner Donates $10,000 to West Essex First Aid Squad

WEST CALDWELL, NJ — After the West Caldwell Township Council agreed to approve an additional $10,000 within the municipal budget for the West Essex First Aid Squad (WEFAS) due to the recent demands for personal protective equipment and other necessary supplies, Mayor Joseph Tempesta received a call from a local business owner who offered to support the WEFAS anonymously by supplying the ...

Essex County Emergency Food Distribution Slated for Tuesday

NEWARK, NJ – The Community FoodBank of New Jersey will present an Emergency Food Distribution Event Tuesday at 10 a.m. in Essex County Branch Brook Park for the benefit of families impacted by the coronavirus.

The 2,000 boxes of food that will be distributed are intended for families who have been forced out of work who are not able to afford to purchase food.

In ...

Roseland's Team 94 Donates Full Week of Meals for Testing Site Workers

NEWARK, NJ — Team 94, a Roseland-based non-profit organization whose mission is to provide continuing education for adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder, recently raised $5,000 in order to help feed the first responders and medical professionals working at Essex County’s COVID-19 testing site in Weequahic Park.

By partnering with Only What You Need (OWYN), which sells ...

57d81fd53e4a4f15a60118c8
504e48ea6061275ac6000017
504e48ea6061275ac6000017
504e48ea6061275ac6000017

JESPY Partners with Seton Hall Fraternity Members to Feed the Hungry

May 20, 2020

Helping those in need has been a consistent theme during the current pandemic. As a result, food pantries across the country are at their busiest, serving thousands of people who are suffering financially. To that end, JESPY House and its clients have been helping to feed the hungry by participating with Our Lady of Sorrows church in South Orange and the MEND Hunger Relief initiative.

So how ...

504e48ea6061275ac6000017
5771514ea947ca208c019d51
5771514ea947ca208c019d51
5771514ea947ca208c019d51
5771514ea947ca208c019d51
504e49086061274cfe00003f
504e49086061274cfe00003f
504e49086061274cfe00003f
504e49086061274cfe00003f
504e49186061275beb00001b
504e49186061275beb00001b
504e49186061275beb00001b
504e49186061275beb00001b
507b23c06061271cfa00016d
507b23c06061271cfa00016d
507b23c06061271cfa00016d
507b23c06061271cfa00016d

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Ad

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, ...

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_e9674c17cb302f759573_mini_magick20200517-18485-uy6va5

Wed, May 27, 7:15 PM

Caldwell

Caldwell Sewer Board Meeting

Government

Wed, May 27, 7:30 PM

Congregation Bet Dovid, Caldwell

Torah 360

Religions And Spirituality

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.  ...

Obituaries

Mar 23, 1932 - Jun 2, 2018
Obituary - Donald J. Cooney, March 23, 1932 to June 2, 2018 Donald J. Cooney, 86, of North ...
Read more

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 ...