Town Editor

Thumb_4e616c35b893351e6125_jackie
Jessica Marrone Parkes and Jackie Schatell

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Advertise On TAP »

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

The Secret Life of a Special Needs Mom

May 2, 2015

As we mark the end of Autism Awareness month, I would like to share the challenges that we, as parents, confront each day as we try to give our kids a better quality of life. As a newly-minted spec...

Read the Full Story »

Today's Events

Police Blotter

Columns

Internship Program - TAP into West Essex

TAPinto.net Looking for Summer and Fall College Interns

WEST ESSEX, NJ – Are you a college student looking for an internship experience with an online news organization? Do you study journalism or another writing major and are interested in lea...

Read the Full Story »

Admit U to College

Congratulations Class of 2015

Lions, Wolverines, and Blue Hens, oh my! Admit U’s Class of 2015 successfully paved their own yellow brick road to colleges and universities across the country. Heartfelt congratulations to o...

Read the Full Story »

West Essex Regional Schools

West Essex Regional Schools Offered Special Program for Take Your Child to Work Day

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - West Essex Regional Schools observed Take Your Child to Work Day on April 23 with special activities for staff children at both the high school and middle school. The education...

Read the Full Story »

Jordan Baris Inc. Realtors

Jordan Baris Inc. Helps People Find Homes Anywhere

Dear Friends: Last week, my family and I visited Charlotte, North Carolina. The purpose of the trip was to watch our daughter participate in the national swim invitational. Needless to say, the ...

Read the Full Story »

Y Works

West Essex YMCA to Hold Grand Opening of New State-of-the-Art Resistance Center

LIVINGSTON, NJ - The West Essex YMCA said it has been receiving rave reviews about its brand new, state-of-the-art resistance center, which will be introduced to members and friends Sunday at th...

Read the Full Story »

Discount Travel News

4 Bedroom Suite during Ski Season in Colorado. $398/wk

Pagosa Springs packs a dynamite ski trip into a small quaint town surrounded by three million acres of wilderness and national forest, and… Our travel club members get to enjoy its perks ...

Read the Full Story »

Caldwell-West Caldwell School District In the News

Lincoln and Washington Elementary Schools Jump in for Heart Health, Raising Nearly $11,000 for the American Heart Association

WEST CALDWELL, NJ – Students from Lincoln and Washington Elementary Schools joined together this year, raising nearly $11,000 for the American Heart Association through their annual Jump Rope...

Read the Full Story »

Featured Business Listing

New Listing North Caldwell

  • West Essex
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 5.5
  • Price: $1,400,000.00

Facebook

Twitter

Unique Mix of Exceptional Homes on Tour This Sunday for Kiwanis Club

By CAROLYNE VOLPE CURLEY

November 30, 2012 at 7:05 PM

CALDWELL, NJ - This Sunday, December 2nd, will be the scene of the Kiwanis Annual Christmas Walk House Tour.

The Kiwanis Club of Caldwell-West Essex  considers their event “a unique mix of exceptional homes.”

The homes on the tour are described by the Club as follows:
* an elegant sprawling Ranch home decorated by the professional interior designer owner
* a grand older house featuring original stonework throughout,  with an adjacent carriage   house
* two authentic Craftsman style homes
* a gracious Victorian complete with tower and turrets

Grover Cleveland’s Birthplace and the Zenas C. Crane House will also be included in the tour. Complimentary refreshments will be served at these locations as well as at Caldwell Flowerland.

Tickets are available as follows:
* Call 973-228-4067
* Emailing: Kiwanis006@aol.com

All ticket sale donations will be going directly to the Kiwanis Foundation.

Kiwanis explains:  “The monies donated will go into our Foundation and be used to fund such things as our sponsored youth groups, the battered women’s shelter, our local food pantry and local families in need among other things.”

As a special offering, ticket holders will receive discounts on Sunday at these restaurants:
Cloverleaf Tavern, Caldwell
Calandra’s Italian Village, Caldwell
Hog Wild BBQ, Caldwell
Rockn' Joe Coffeehouse and Bistro, Caldwell
Luce Restaurant, Caldwell

Ann Dassing, Mayor of Caldwell, commented, "I'm really looking forward to this tour.  I'd like to thank Shop Rite for donating their cookies, Rockn' Joe for donating their coffee, and also thank you to Jack's Foodtown and Caldwell Flowerland.  I'd also like to say a special note of thanks to Kiwanis for bringing back this lovely holiday tradition."

The Kiwanis Club of Caldwell-West Essex began in 1923.  From the beginning it has offered, “personal growth through its involvement in a variety of community activities, teamwork and deep long-term friendships.”

Kiwanis sponsors these local clubs at area schools:
Trinity Academy Builder’s Club
* Grover Cleveland Middle School Builder’s Club
West Essex Middle School Builder’s Club
James Caldwell High School Key Club
West Essex High School Key Club
Mt. St. Dominic Academy Key Club
Caldwell College Circle K Club

“We have effectively funneled approximately $450,000 to West Essex communities over
the last 10 years,” reports the Kiwanis Club.

For further information:
Kiwanis Club of Caldwell-West Essex
President: Mildred Fitzburgh
PO Box 447
Caldwell, NJ 07006
The club meets every Thursday 12:10-1:30pm at the Cloverleaf Tavern, Caldwell, except on the last Thursday of the month when they meet at 6:30pm at Pal’s Cabin, West Orange.
Facebook Page: Kiwanis Club of Caldwell-West Essex