SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ — Several venues around Scotch Plains-Fanwood hosted MLK Day of Service projects, including the JCC, Fanwood-Scotch Plains YMCA, Shady Rest Clubhouse, Fanwood Presbyterian Church, Immaculate Heart of Mary (IHM), St. Bartholomew the Apostle Church, Temple Sholom and the Scotch Plains Public Library.
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By REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES FOR UNION COUNTY FREEHOLDERJuly 19, 2018
The Union County Freeholders’ decision to appoint State Senator and newly-elected Union County Democratic Chairman Nick Scutari’s chief of staff, Ed Oatman, as county manager smelled of corruption from the start. To place a political consultant like Oatman in the role of overseeing 2,800 employees and running the day-to-day operations of the $500 million county budget suggests ...
By LOURI RIVERO BORR, RIVERO CPA, LLCJuly 19, 2018
The IRS plans to streamline the Form 1040 into a shorter, simpler form for the 2019 tax season. The new 1040 – about half the size of the current version – would replace the current Form 1040 as well as the Form 1040A and the Form 1040EZ.
This new approach will simplify the 1040 so that all 150 million taxpayers can use the same form. The new form ...
By TAPINTO WESTFIELD STAFFJuly 19, 2018
WESTFIELD, NJ — Work to renovate Westfield’s Kehler Stadium, originally slated to begin in May, has been postponed until spring of 2019, the district announced Thursday.
The decision came after careful review following a two-month delay caused by a bid protest for the stadium’s renovation project, the district said.
“While there was no easy solution to address ...
By TAPINTO.NET STAFFJuly 19, 2018
WESTFIELD, NJ — Westfield Public Schools will receive $223,710 more than previously expected in state funding this year to be used for district-wide security enhancements, the district has announced.
The district was notified by the New Jersey Department of Education of the additional funding on July 13, it said.
“We intend to use this additional state aid for ...
By JERSEY BATTERED WOMEN’S SERVICEJuly 19, 2018
Cheryl Green Rosario of Westfield, vice-president of Corporate Social Responsibility at Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, bas been named to the JBWS Board of Directors.
JBWS provides safety, support and solutions for abuse. Founded in 1976 as the Jersey Battered Women’s Service, the Morris County-based agency has grown to provide a 24-hour helpline (1-877-R-U-ABUSED), emergency ...
By DANIELLE SANTOLAJuly 19, 2018
LIVINGSTON, NJ — Concern about the increased use of electronic cigarettes and other vapor products were among the reasons why the Livingston Township Council adopted an ordinance prohibiting “vape shops,” or any establishment that primarily sells “electronic devices, liquid nicotine or vapor products,” in the township’s retail commercial ...
By ROBERT RAMIREZJuly 19, 2018
CRANFORD, NJ – After months of waiting, Hartz Mountain continued its application for 750 Walnut at Wednesday’s Planning Board meeting.
James Rhatican, vice president of land use and development at Hartz Mountain, along two witnesses – real estate broker Matt McDonough and architect Bruce Englebaugh – spoke on Hartz Mountain’s behalf.
Rhatican referred ...