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Press Releases

May 7, 2023

Join Community Access Unlimited (CAU) for a day of family-friendly fun and games in support of an important cause! CAU is thrilled to invite members of the community and our friends to come together and enjoy a range of exciting activities, all to benefit CAU's vital services for individuals with ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Atlantic Health System, an integrated care delivery system in New Jersey, scored its highest marks ever throughout their five medical centers – four ‘A’ grades and a ‘B’ -  by The Leapfrog Group in its Spring 2023 Hospital Safety Grades. Morristown Medical Center, Overlook ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - Four RWJBarnabas Health facilities were awarded with “A” Hospital Safety Score ratings by the Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits. The A-rated hospitals include Community Medical Center in Toms River, ...

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The New York Jets and Atlantic Health System announced on Monday, May 1, a series of Youth Football CPR and AED Education Sessions. The announcement occurred at the Atlantic Health Jets Training Center during a Youth Football Coaching Clinic in conjunction with the Super Football Conference (SFC), ...

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The New Jersey American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (NJAAIDD) has received a grant of $343,160 from The Advocacy Collaborative for use in empowering people with disabilities to become more effective advocates and affect policy change. NJAAIDD is the New Jersey ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ - In a post-pandemic world, the state of New Jersey, along with the rest of the nation, finds itself in the midst of an increasingly alarming youth mental health crisis. Mental health conditions can have a significant impact on a young person's life, including their academic ...

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APRIL 26, 2023, MORRISTOWN, NJ – Atlantic Health System has shared the first samples of human tissue through a new partnership between the state-of-the-art Atlantic Health BioBank and the National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) Cooperative Human Tissue Network (CHTN) - Southern Division. The CHTN is a ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ - On Wednesday, May 3rd, the Union County Celtic Festival will be hosting Kilkenny Night at the Kenilworth Veterans’ Center. The event, in partnership with the former Kilkenny House restaurant and Venue 104, will be a fundraiser for the Festival’s main event this September 9, ...

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METUCHEN, NJ - Saint Joseph High School volleyball coach Miguel Cabrita ‘91 earned a milestone victory as head volleyball coach during the Falcons’ victory over East Brunswick on Friday. The 19-year head coach picked up his 500th career victory at Saint Joe’s, the first coach in school history to ...

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Internationally acclaimed Kosher chef and baker, Paula Shoyer, will conduct a cooking demonstration and tasting at Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains on Thursday, May 11, at 7 p.m. The foods prepared will be particularly appropriate for the upcoming Jewish holiday of Shavuot, when it is ...

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Literacy New Jersey is a non-profit organization that tutors adult students (over 18 years of age) in English As a Second Language (ESL) High School Equivalency (GED), citizenship and computer classes. Literacy New Jersey will conduct a tutor training session on Wednesday, May 31 and Wednesday, ...

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Join us on Saturday, April 29 at 7 pm for the concluding concert of our 103rd season entitled “Tchaikovsky Festival” under the baton of Maestro Charles Prince. Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky is one of the most famous Russian composers; the first with an enduring international reputation. He is ...

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For Monique St. Clair, a successful career is evident helping people with disabilities to live their best lives as respected and included members of the community. The Education Specialist at Community Access Unlimited has been named the 2023 National Direct Support Professional of the Year by ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The National Dance Foundation and your local NDF Partner, Maria Daniel, is hosting the 8th Annual Celebration of Dance Event to promote National Dance Week on Friday, April 21, at 6:00 p.m. at Terrill Middle School in Scotch Plains. A Celebration of Dance” is a free ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Community members are invited to join Willow Grove Presbyterian Church in Scotch Plains at the Annual International Concert and Dinner on Saturday, April 29, from 4:30 to 8 p.m.  This special event will begin with a free concert of vocal music and dance from China, popular ...

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Ants are one of the most common household pests in New Jersey. They can be difficult to eliminate without the right equipment and expertise. It is important to take action as soon as possible to prevent ants from taking up residence in your home. Two of the most common types of ants that can ...

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Atlantic Health System recently became the first in New Jersey to use MicroTransponder®, Inc.’s Vivistim® Paired VNS™ System, an FDA-approved, breakthrough technology for stroke survivors experiencing ongoing hand and arm impairment. Vivistim, a small device implanted in a patient’s upper chest ...

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The Union County Club of the National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women’s Clubs, Inc. celebrates its 50th Founders Day Scholarship & Awards luncheon on Saturday, April 29, 2023, at the Pines Manor, Edison at 12 p.m.  The event also highlights individuals that have made an ...

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The following are marketing options available to all candidates for the 2023 elections.  To discuss marketing on TAPinto, please contact your local TAPinto site owner/publisher or click here.  Site Advertising: Leaderboard (728 x 90 pixels desktop, 320 x 100 pixels mobile):  $700 per month ...

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EDISON, NJ— “I started Jump with a credit card,” Jacqueline Sanin, the founder of Jump Immersion Schools, said.  Being a young mom without, “two pennies to rub together,” no bank would consider giving Sanin a loan to start what was a mommy and me program back in 2003. Determine to not let a ...

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The National Dance Foundation and María Daniel of iDance Ministry will host their 8th Annual “Celebration of Dance” Event to promote National Dance Week. María Daniel, your local National Dance Foundation Ambassador, invites everyone to attend “A Celebration of Dance.” This free event is an ...

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“I am so happy I am partially aware of how this injury(that wasn’t even my fault) will affect my health today, and in the next 15 years” Said by NO ONE Never before have accident victims had access to traumatic brain injury detection, and treatment at their local Chiropractors office.  ...

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            UNION, N.J., March 23, 2023  — Bridgeway Behavioral Health Services, New Jersey’s leading nonprofit mental health and substance use rehabilitation and recovery organization, will host its Annual Chairperson’s Dinner on Wednesday, April 19, 2023 at 373 Clermont ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss, located in Mountainside, NJ, is a grief support center for children, young adults and families coping with the death of a parent, sibling or child. Imagine provides free peer grief support year-round for as long as is needed.  Imagine’s ...

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SUMMIT, NJ -- The New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra (NJIO) will present its free 2023 Winter Concert on March 26, at 3 p.m. at Summit Middle School (272 Morris Avenue, Summit, NJ).  The concert will feature performances by three of NJIO’s ensembles: Symphony Orchestra, Intermezzo Orchestra, ...

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Residents across central and southern New Jersey will now benefit from the combined resources of two of the region’s leading health care providers. Today, Atlantic Health System is pleased to announce the addition of Thompson Healthcare & Sports Medicine to its award-winning network of ...

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The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of our acclaimed music director Charles Prince, invites you to experience our next concert on March 25, 2023 at 7 PM, “The Maestro and Apprentice, 1792.” Haydn’s Sinfonia Concertante will showcase four PSO principal players and Beethoven’s Symphony ...

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Atlantic Health System, a leading provider of health care in New Jersey, today announced that Chilton Medical Center, Newton Medical Center and Overook Medical Center have all been recognized by Healthgrades as 2023 Patient Safety Excellence Award™ recipients. This distinction places these three ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Volunteers from the Sisterhood of Congregation Beth Israel (CBI) in Scotch Plains prepared gift bags with groggers, treats and traditional hamantaschen cookies to be delivered to the entire congregation before the Jewish holiday of Purim (March 6-7). CBI’s Sisterhood also ...

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METUCHEN, NJ - A senior at Saint Joseph High School in Metuchen, Josh Oliveira epitomizes the benevolent nature of the entire school-community. The lifelong Edison resident is enrolled in numerous honors and advanced placement courses, captains the school’s robotics team, is a senior patrol ...

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