Summit Common Council: Change the Approach to Broad Street West

July 29, 2022

Dear Summit Mayor, Chair of Summit Common Council, and Members of Common Council:

As long time Summit residents and members of The Residents for Summit we recognize that you have been working long and hard on the development proposal for Broad Street West with Toll Brothers.  Use of a Pilot Program sounds, at first, like a win/win for the community.  Only when detailed, sophisticated ...

What You can do to Help Afghanistan

Between June 22 and June 24, 2022, two large earthquakes devastated Afghanistan. Approximately 1,000 people were killed and nearly 10,000 houses were destroyed. https://www.pbs.org/newshour/world/how-to-help-victims-of-the-earthquake-in-afghanistan. The international community has worked to help Afghan citizens, with The United States and South Korea allocating funds to help with recovery, while ...

Summit Police Blotter

August 9, 2022

8/1/2022 — At 0645 hours a report was taken for a theft that occurred at a Union Place business. The  victim stated between 1400 hours and 1500 hours an unknown individual reached into the tip jar, took  cash and exited the business. The victim was uncertain about the amount of cash in the tip jar but  estimated its value between $5 and $20.  

8/6/2022 — At ...

WATCH: Peapack Private Wealth Management's Dietze is Neutral Now, Bullish Long-Term

August 9, 2022

Peapack Private Wealth Management Managing Principal and Senior Portfolio Strategist David Dietze joined TD Ameritrade for a live interview.  Topic: Can the markets’ advance continue following a stellar July and, if so, what should you buy now!

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With Trust and Integrity, Peapack Private provides comprehensive financial, tax, fiduciary and ...

Three Atlantic Health System Hospitals Receive Five-Star Rating by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services in Updated Hospital Quality Star Rating

Atlantic Health System announced today that three of its hospitals recently earned a five-star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the highest ranking offered by the federal agency. Collectively, Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center and Newton Medical Center account for three of New Jersey’s only four hospitals to achieve this ...

Summit Real Estate Report - June, 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 June 2022.

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Avoid Heat Exhaustion this Summer

Increased activity in the summer could result in heat exhaustion or heat stroke, a cascading condition that can cause permanent disability or death. 

Older people, those struggling with health issues and young children are most susceptible to heat exhaustion as well as athletes who wear helmets and heavy uniforms during summer practices. But Atlantic Health System sports ...

Serving Up Generosity, Goodwill and Grace at the Jersey Shore

Americans nationwide are feeling the pinch of inflation, but perhaps nowhere more than in our country’s underserved communities.

One such community is Asbury Park, New Jersey, located within FirstEnergy’s Jersey Central Power and Light (JCP&L) service territory, where more than 22 percent of the population lives below the poverty line. In February 2022, the New Jersey ...

Fear of Teeth

It is a particularly hot day at the beach. Another in a string of sweltering afternoons that warrant the understated designation of “heat wave”. My skin feels gooey, a mixture of salty sweat and sunscreen. Flopped on a large beach blanket, a sparse coating of sand makes me feel like a breaded cutlet on an oven rack.

When I can no longer bear the oppressive heat, I scamper ...

Agent Spotlight: Kristen Murphy

Kristen Murphy, Sales Associate in the Morristown office, is the agent you’ve been looking for! Whether you’re looking to buy, sell, or rent, she is there to ensure the best possible outcome. Kristen understands how important and stressful the home search process can be and she’s committed to make it as smooth as possible for all her clients.

A Morris township native, now ...