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Going Through The Mail Bag

NEW JERSEY — With a summer behind us, it seemed like a good time to regroup at TAPinto, and catch up to the more recent reader mail and comments that were piling up.

By far, the reader responses were focused on two separate stories recently written about two former Governors, Democrat Jim McGreevey and Republican Christine Todd Whitman, and what they’ve been up to since ...

Seton Hall University's Education and Human Services Graduate Open House on October 20

September 22, 2022

The College of Education and Human Services will host an in-person Graduate Open House on October 20, 2022. 

Seton Hall University's College of Education and Human Services offers a broad spectrum of top-tier graduate programs that prepare students for rewarding careers as teachers, education administrators, school psychologists, community and school counselors and law enforcement ...

Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. Congratulates the Winners of the 2022 Essex County Golf Tournament

Belleville, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. congratulates the winners of the 2022 Essex County Golf Tournament. William Cannon from Belleville won the Amateur Division with a three-day score of 215. Tom McDonald from West Caldwell won the Super Seniors Division with a score of 227.

Not pictured is Chris Marbaix from South Orange who won the ...

Empower The Village Honored Successful Black Entrepreneurs with ‘North Star’ Awards and Hosted ‘Power Hitters’ at Inaugural Power Swing Classic Golf Event

A celebration of economic empowerment and entrepreneurship was in full swing last month when Empower The Village, Inc. (ETV), a New Jersey-based 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with a 25-state footprint, hosted its inaugural Power Swing Classic & North Star Awards golf tournament and fundraiser at Fiddler’s Elbow Country Club in Bedminster, NJ.  Over 140 golfers and ...

Founder of Mark & Julie’s Homemade Ice Cream Passes Away

September 9, 2022

Mark Orenstein, who founded Mark & Julie’s Homemade Ice Cream with his wife Julie, passed away on Thursday, September 8. Mark & Julie’s Ice Cream has been a West Orange favorite since it opened on Pleasant Valley Road in 1994. Mark & Julie sold the shop to Mike and Bre Guerriero several months ago because Mark was battling pancreatic cancer.

Friday evening, ...

Chipotle to Pay New Jersey $7.75 Million to Settle Child Labor Law Violations

September 20, 2022

TRENTON, NJ — Chipotle Mexican Grill will pay the State of New Jersey a record $7.75 million to settle child labor law violations.

A 2020 New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development (NJDOL) audit identified more than 30,000 violations that impacted minors at Chipotle locations in New Jersey. Those violations included Chipotle not abiding by limits on the number of hours ...

Community Conversations: Monkeypox Update

Before this summer, most Americans had never heard of Monkeypox, but since the first case was reported in May, there have been thousands of cases confirmed across the US.

In this Atlantic Health System Community Conversation, find out what you need to know about the latest virus making headlines from Suja Mathew, MD, Executive Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer, Atlantic Health ...

Upcoming Events


Sun, September 25, 12:00 PM

Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh, West Orange

Luck O' The Pup Adoption


Sun, September 25, 2:00 PM

West Orange

Diwali Festival


Mon, September 26

West Orange

Rosh Hashanah - Schools Closed


Wed, September 28, 7:00 PM

West Orange

West Orange Environmental Commission