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West Orange’s Muhammad Elgammal Named One of Ten “New Faces of Civil Engineering”

March 20, 2017

ARLINGTON, VA — Muhammad Elgammal, 27, of West Orange was honored as one of ten “New Faces of Civil Engineering” at the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) gala in Arlington, VA this weekend.

Elgammal is an associate civil engineer at The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. As one of the ASCE honorees, Elgammal is described as a professional under 30 ...

TAPinto CEO Shapiro goes “One on One” with Steve Adubato

TAPinto.net 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 ...

Bagpipes and Corned Beef Fill the Air at West Essex YMCA St. Patrick's Day Luncheon

LIVINGSTON, NJ — A St. Patrick’s Day-themed member appreciation luncheon at the West Essex YMCA on Thursday featured an assortment of refreshments—including classic corned beef sandwiches—entertainment, musical trivia and more.

According to Associate Executive Cheryl Francione, the “St. Paddy’s Day” theme gives the Y the perfect excuse to hold ...

RWJBarnabas Health Named to “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare”

WEST ORANGE, NJ — "Becker's Hospital Review" recently named RWJBarnabas Health to its 2017 list of "150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare," a compilation of hospitals, health systems, ambulatory surgical centers, physician groups, vendors and other healthcare organizations that provide excellent work environments and outstanding benefits to their employees.

On ...

West Orange Chamber Kicks off Year with First Member Meeting

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Regal Bank sponsored the first West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC) member meeting of the year on Thursday at the West Orange Public Library, where members and prospective members enjoyed an hour of networking and dinner followed by a discussion led by guest speaker Michael Pilla, a local marketing guru and authorized expert of Constant Contact.

According to WOCC ...

North Essex Chamber of Commerce Seeks Sponsors for 17th Annual "Taste of Essex"

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The North Essex Chamber of Commerce (NECC) is hosting its 17th annual “Taste of Essex” event ‪on Monday, April 3 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at The Manor in West Orange. Sponsorship opportunities are still available for this event.

"Taste of Essex" raises money for the Chamber Foundation, which provides scholarships for deserving ...

Rotary Club of West Orange Hosts 13th Annual Taste of the World

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Nearly 50 businesses from West Orange and neighboring towns highlighted their best offerings at the Rotary Club of West Orange’s 13th annual Taste of the World event on Monday at Mayfair Farms on Eagle Rock Avenue.  

The evening event featured food and beverage tastings, live entertainment and a silent auction with 100 percent of the net proceeds going ...

Tax Time is Approaching: Levine, Jacobs and Co., LLC Member Lends Preparation Tips

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Michael Karu, CPA/CFF, Member, Levine, Jacobs and Company, LLC, in Livingston recently spoke with TAPinto Livingston, West Essex and West Orange about getting ready for tax season. 

Karu provided the following tips for how to prepare:

“As February arrives—bringing with it freezing temperatures, snow and ice—it also reminds everyone that ...

Branigan & Associates Officially Joins West Orange Business Community with Ribbon Cutting

WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange Mayor Robert Parisi, members of the Downtown West Orange Alliance and members of the West Orange Chamber of Commerce conducted a celebratory ribbon cutting on Friday welcoming Branigan & Associates to the township and wishing the staff luck in their new community.

Branigan & Associates recently relocated from Montclair to 350 Main Street in West ...

West Orange Chamber of Commerce to Host First 2017 Member Meeting Thursday 

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC) invites current and prospective WOCC Members to attend the first Member Meeting of 2017 on March 2 at 5:30 p.m. at the West Orange Public Library.

The event is free to attend, but RSVP required. Click HERE to register.

Brittany Chiles, Executive Director of the Chamber, said this year’s quarterly business meetings ...

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