Press Releases

May 25, 2020

VERONA, NJ - Congratulations to Our Lady of the Lake School Class of 2020.

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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 ...

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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 ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — Paper Mill Playhouse has added a new weekly special live-streaming event, Babbling by the Brook, hosted by Mark S. Hoebee, to the line-up of weekly online events.  Every Wednesday evening beginning May 20 at 7 p.m. Tune in on the Paper Mill Playhouse Facebook page ...

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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 ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges will hold two free, virtual events in May to inspire more adults and kids to keep their minds and bodies active.  On Sunday, May 24, the Y will participate in the annual Healthy Kids Day®, the Y’s national initiative to improve health and ...

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April 22 marked the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. Amid the unprecedented challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and its extraordinary impact on the health, economic and social well-being of our state, Earth Day is a historic milestone deserving of celebration and sustained action. It also is an ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges will hold its first Mother's Day Weekend Virtual 5K and Family Fun Run, an opportunity for people of all ages to get outside, get active, and engage with their community while also staying safe and practicing social distancing.  The event ...

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Connections are what JESPY is all about, even during the global pandemic. JESPY clients are currently connecting with one another and with staff virtually, if not physically. JESPY clients NEED these connections, especially now, so they can thrive and remain steady on the path to independence.

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange residents can receive important and timely alerts and information, like changes to the recycling schedule, by signing up for the Swift911 alert system. CLICK HERE to sign up.

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — During these unprecedented times, many non-profits that service individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities are using unique and alternative ways to provide educational, wellness, fitness and arts-related programming to the clients they serve. JESPY House, a ...

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Please join nationally recognized small business expert Mike Blinder, owner of Editor & Publisher Magazine, and author of "Survival Selling Even in the Toughest of Times," for a free online webinar on how your business can weather these difficult economic times and prosper afterwards.  Mike ...

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It’s no secret health care workers are at the frontline battling the current outbreak our world is facing. The unprecedented stress and long work days they are enduring is unparalleled to anything else we have seen before. So, in an effort to give local health officials something to look forward to ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — As residents continue to practice social distancing, some parents are looking for ways to keep their children busy. Recognizing this, Adam Goldman, who owns the Dunkin' Donuts located across the street from the Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange, has created a do-it-yourself (DIY) ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges will offer full-day child care beginning on Thursday, April 2 to families of health care workers, first responders, and other essential personnel who need care for their children during the coronavirus pandemic. The Y has temporarily opened ...

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TAPinto is committed to helping the communities we cover during this time of crisis.  We've pulled together a few tips for communicating during times of crisis and are offering special advertising options.   As a business or organization, you've worked hard to build relationships with your ...

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Livingston Circle Car Wash offers a no contact car wash where you stay in your car the entire time.  One of our managers will great you at the exit of the car wash where we will accept your payment of choice, bring it inside for you so no one will enter your car.

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — On April 4, 2020, the Essex County Meet the Mayors Breakfast returns for another year. This meeting marks the tenth anniversary of the event. The joint undertaking brings together chambers of commerce from all over Essex County. This year's hosting duties are being attended ...

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Registration is now open for the spring season of Girls on the Run in Livingston.   Girls in 3rd through 8th grade are welcome to join this empowering youth program that uses running to inspire and motivate girls, encourage lifelong health and fitness, and build confidence.  Girls meet twice ...

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The 2020 Taste of Essex will take place on Monday, April 20, 2020. As we celebrate the 20th Anniversary of this great event, it promises to be better than ever with dozens of participating food and drink vendors, entertainment, a 50-50 drawing, door prizes, and awards for best savory, sweet and ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Following our traditional practice of having a contest to have the public guess the names of the five productions scheduled for the 2020-2021 Season, we are please to present this image representing the five titles:   Paper Mill will provide an image explanation following our ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — The public should be advised that organizers of the 69th annual West Orange St. Patrick's Day Parade scheduled for Sunday, March 15, take seriously the confirmed cases and spread of the COVID-19, novel coronavirus, in New Jersey. The situation is closely being monitored by ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - Following an extensive search that saw more than 130 applicants, the Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges has named seasoned YMCA leader Cheryl Tuturice as the new head of its West Essex YMCA branch, succeeding former Executive Director Helen Flores.  Under the title of District ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange Health Department has been receiving information and updates since January 2020 from the New Jersey Department of Health and the CDC about COVID-19 as it relates to China and the spread to other countries. The Township of West Orange and the Office of Emergency ...

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Millburn, NJ - Paper Mill Playhouse (Mark S. Hoebee-Producing Artistic Director, Michael Stotts- Managing Director), recipient of the Regional Theatre Tony Award, has announced the cast and creative team for the hit Broadway musical Sister Act with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Glenn Slater, book ...

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