Thanksgiving 1620 to 2020

November 23, 2020 —

Throughout history, many people have worked through or succumbed to adversity. With Thanksgiving upon us, it seems natural to remember the plight of some of our nation’s earliest settlers as notable among them.

It was 1621, after a treacherous ocean voyage, brutal winter, illnesses, and deaths, when colonists at Plymouth, Massachusetts, celebrated the first ...

Madison Area YMCA: Week of Gratitude 2020 Day 5

Week of Gratitude 2020 Day 5:

Did you know that 189 children participate in early childhood education, child care and virtual learning support programs at our Kirby Center and Family Center?

In our new expansion, we will be able to provide more opportunities for Kirby students to take swim lessons and enriching programs to help them learn, grow and thrive.

Thank you for giving our youth ...

Madison Area YMCA; Week of Gratitude Day 4

Week of Gratitude 2020 Day 4:

In our new expansion which will include a new full-size basketball gymnasium, there will be more room and flexibility for more diverse health and sports programming for youth, teens, adults and seniors. Thank you!

#Ygratitudeisgreat #YOUareWHY

Madison YMCA: Week of Gratitude Day 3- Happy Thanksgiving

Week of Gratitude 2020 Day 3:

Happy Thanksgiving!

The Madison Area YMCA has been around for 147 years. As we celebrate this season with hearts full of gratitude, we give thanks for YOU. We are grateful that you are part of our Madison Area YMCA community. The Y touches hundreds of people every day and your support helps to create a place where we all belong.

Madison Area YMCA; Week of Gratitude Day 2

Week of Gratitude 2020 Day 2:

Thank you for helping us build for the future!

#Ygratitudeisgreat #YOUareWHY

Madison Area YMCA Week of Gratitude; Day 1

Week of Gratitude 2020 Day 1:

In our new expansion, which will include a new 8-lane pool, we will be able to give the Mariners and more children the opportunity to gain confidence, create friendships and the chance to grow and thrive through our competitive and recreational aquatics programming. Thank you!

A Week at the Library of the Chathams Monday, November 30 – Sunday, December 6, 2020

 

 

Your Holidays … Your Stories!  Community Blog

Holidays evoke special memories and are marked by customs, traditions, gatherings, travel, and events. As our attention turns to the fall and winter holidays, we invite you to share your favorite holiday memories, stories, ideas, and traditions. This could include a photograph, a recipe, a song, a craft, a story, ...

A Week at the Library of the Chathams Monday, November 23 – Sunday, November 29, 2020

Celebrate with Our Cookbooks

We want to bring new inspiration to your holiday cooking.  Whether you’re a novice or a technically trained gourmet chef we have the book for you.  If you would like to learn more about various cultures, current dietary trends, or simply learn how to make the perfect pie check us out.  Relish in learning more about celebrity chefs and their ...

Don’t Forget the Dividend

As investors review their stock performance from time to time, dividend payments can seem inconsequential. For long term investors, dividends are an important piece of the return.  Regardless of how the stock price performs, the investor gets paid. Dividends can pump up the return on a stock that is appreciating and provide a cushion on the downside for a stock that is ...

Can Dividend Stocks Pay Off?

Historically, investors have gravitated towards dividend stocks and for good reason.  Since 1926, as much as half of investors’ total return from the S&P 500 Index has come from dividends.  Those dividend stocks have been nearly twice as profitable as the non-dividend paying stocks.

Dividends increase the likelihood that a company is profitable and generating cash flow to ...

School District of the Chathams Seeks Qualified Candidates for Per Diem Substitute Work

December 1, 2020

The School District of the Chathams is currently seeking qualified candidates to hire for per diem substitute work.  The District offers a competitive rate of pay and allows substitutes to work up to five days per week according to a schedule that is designed by the substitute through the use of Frontline Education software. 

The minimum ...

New Jersey Date Night: Flavors of South America

November 30, 2020

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

Now that we have Thanksgiving under (or perhaps a little over) our belts, New Jerseyans have had their fill of turkey, dressing and pie. Sure it was delicious, but when the hunger pangs return for both a dinner and a date night, we want a flavorful experience that’s a bit different. 

It was great ...

Obituaries

Alan J. Robertson 92, of Bonita Springs, FL and a former resident of Chatham ...
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AJ Perri Installing with Indoor Air Purifiers that Kill Coronavirus on Surfaces in the Home

November 30, 2020

TINTON FALLS, NJ -- TAPintoTV’s Brian Brodeur speaks with Kevin Watson, Manager at AJ Perri, to learn about the company’s new indoor air scrubbers proven to kill the virus that causes COVID-19 and which are now available for home installation. 

AJ Perri is a major provider of heating, air conditioning, and plumbing services to households across New Jersey.