Hospital, Arts Organization and Community Gather to Share Life and Cultural Experiences

There was a stuffed bear named Pinky, won at a boardwalk game as a child, and a small handmade bowl - both filled with memories of loved ones more than anything else.

There were items of celebration and tragedy – a bandhej saree that a breast cancer survivor has used to tie her memories to one another; and a wooden panel from the door of a synagogue in Slovakia, that now sits on a home ...

The Truth About Maple Street

December 3, 2022

To the Editor: 

On behalf of Summit Downtown, Inc, I must set the record straight on the misinformation contained in Mr. Melchionna’s letter to the editor regarding Maple Street’s future in downtown Summit.  

Contrary to what Mr. Melchionna asserts in his letter, the SDI Board of Trustees did NOT recommend that the city close Maple ...

Another Bad Idea For Summit!

I am writing this Letter to the Editor because I am NOT able to say what needs to be said about the closing of Maple Street and give you the FACTS within my three minutes afforded by the City Council. Closing Maple Street would be a LIFE CHANGING AND HISTORICAL EVENT. 

In 1904 the City of Summit lowered the train tracks at Union ...

Upcoming Events


Thu, December 08
11:30 AM — 02:30 PM

Twin Maples, Summit

The Fortnightly Club of Summit's ...


Sat, December 10
12:00 PM — 01:30 PM

The Connection , Summit

Beginner Hip Hop Masterclass with Bo ...


Sun, December 11
05:00 PM — 08:00 PM

Chatham Borough

Chatham Education Foundation’s Winter ...

Summit Police Blotter

November 28, 2022

11/21/2022 — At 0823 hours a report was taken for a theft that occurred at a Morris Avenue business. The victim stated they left their laptop in a conference room unoccupied between the hours of 0700 and 1100 on 11/18/22. Taken was a silver Lenovo Thinkpad valued at $1500.  

11/22/2022 — At 1453 hours a report was taken for a theft that occurred at a Morris ...

Summit EMS Report - Sept. / Oct., 2022

After answering 201 calls in August, Summit’s EMS Volunteers responded to 204 emergency calls during September and 182 in October.  Responses for the two-month period included 258 medical emergencies; 33 falls; 24 motor vehicle accidents, including five on a highway and two into a building; 20 traumatic injuries; 17 cases of overdose or poisoning; eight responses to a medical alarm; ...

David Dietze of Peapack Private Wealth Management Appeared on The Claman Countdown on Fox Business TV

December 6, 2022

David Dietze of Peapack Private Wealth Management joined Liz Claman on Fox Business’ Claman Countdown on December 2nd and discussed if you should invest in companies cutting jobs – or adding to them.

Click here to view the show.

For more information about Peapack Private Wealth Management, click here.

Atlantic Health System Cancer Care Physicians are First in New Jersey to Perform New Treatment for Prostate Cancer

Patients in New Jersey suffering from localized prostate cancer have a new, in-state option for care thanks to an innovative procedure offered through Atlantic Health System Cancer Care. Using Focal One robotic technology, urologists can deliver high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) to remove discrete lesions within the prostate. The first two cases in New Jersey were performed by urologists ...

Summit Real Estate Report - October, 2022

Prominent Properties Sotheby's International Realty's regional Summit office provides an inside look at the Summit real estate market, utilizing Garden State Multiple Listing Service statistics illustrating the numbers and trends that tell the story.

This edition of the Summit Real Estate Report details information from October 2022.

Active ...

JCP&L, FirstEnergy Utilities Invite Customers to Enter Holiday Lights Contest

As households tap into the magic of the holiday season, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE:FE) invites customers to show off their best and brightest outdoor holiday lighting displays for the chance to win a weekly prize as part of the company's annual "Merry & Bright" Holiday Lights Sweepstakes.

Customers can submit a photo or video of their outdoor lighting displays on their ...

Try 4 New Ways to Trim Holiday Waste This Year

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the amount of trash generated by American households can jump an average of 25 percent between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve. Union County residents can help reduce excess waste at home by exploring new opportunities to conserve resources.

“Cutting down on waste at the source is important, and we also want to make sure that ...

My Cup Runneth Over

Is it me, or does it just seem like we experienced the World Cup four years ago?

Yes, finally it is that time again. The 2022 FIFA World Cup is in full swing mired in controversy, corruption, protests, and more controversy. Every four years The World Cup brings out the best in humanity.

To fully understand the brouhaha around this particular World Cup, you must first recognize that it is ...

Agent Spotlight: Roman Drukarov

Roman Drukarov, Sales Associate in the Livingston office, is your go to agent for commercial real estate! One of the principal members of our Commercial Real Estate division, he has a long history in finance that forms the foundation of his real estate experience. After graduating Summa Cum Laude from Rutgers’ Business School, Roman worked as a Mortgage-backed Security Pricing Analyst for ...