Shred and Recycle Your Personal Documents in October, Free of Charge

Union County residents can bring their personal documents and sensitive papers to two free, secure shredding events in October, sponsored by the Union County Board of County Commissioners.

After October, Union County’s paper shredding program will be on winter hiatus. The series of events will resume again next spring.

“We encourage all Union County residents to use our free ...

Praise for Springfield's DPW

September 15, 2022

Department of Public Works:

Shout out to Mike and Bob at the Department of Public Works. You finally made it happen after many calls for help. A light was removed many years ago and later a tree, where the roots were left, repeated calls were made to JCP&L and Public Service and nothing was ever done for close to 10 years, until you finally intervened. Thank you! The problem has ...

Help Fight Suicide!

When I was Mayor of Chatham Township I made a concerted effort to increase the awareness of mental illness and suicide prevention. My interest in doing so stemmed from my early days on the Township Committee when I learned of a young father in town who died by suicide. Over the years we have continued to witness other heartbreaking stories in Chatham and our surrounding communities. In an effort ...

Overlook Medical Center marks 50 years of its Family Medicine Residency program

September 20, 2022

SUMMIT, NJ – September 2022 – Overlook Medical Center, part of Atlantic Health System, recently celebrated the 50th anniversary of its Family Medicine Residency program, marking the occasion with an event that drew together alumni of the program and health care leaders from throughout the country.

To date, the program has graduated nearly 300 family medicine physicians, many of ...

Upcoming Events


Wed, September 28, 7:00 PM


Township Committee Regular Meeting


Thu, September 29


Back to School Night


Sun, October 9, 11:00 AM

Elmwood Park Financial Center (Parking Lot), Elwood Park

Pet Adoption Day


Sun, October 9, 4:00 PM

Renaissance Church Auditorium, Springfield

Concert: Sigh by Night - featuring globally ...