Hannah Caldwell -- Cancel Culture Continues

March 20, 2023

I am in disbelief as I read the article on Revolutionary War figure, Hannah Caldwell, under consideration to be removed from the Union County seal as stated by Commissioner Chairperson, Sergio Granados. Don't bring that cancel culture nonsense here, Mr. Granados. Mr. Granados, you have seemingly forgotten it was the blood, sweat, and tears of the patriots who built this country that we ...

Elizabeth Fagan for Mayor

March 13, 2023

On the heels of an incredibly well-attended campaign kick-off event last Monday, I am proud to confirm my candidacy for Mayor of Summit. I am inspired by the initial support from across the community and I am excited to build on that energy! Over the next several months I look forward to listening to neighbors and local leaders to learn more about what is important to them for the future of ...

Upcoming Events


Thu, March 30
01:00 PM — 02:00 PM

Current Market Promises and Perils


Thu, March 30
07:00 PM — 08:00 PM


Coffee and Conversation with BOE ...


Tue, April 04
07:30 PM — 11:45 PM


Summit Common Council

Summit Police Blotter

March 13, 2023

3/9/2023 — Andriy Blyednov, 46, of Summit was arrested for an outstanding warrant out of Newark. Mr.  Blyednov was processed and transported to Newark Police Department.  

3/10/2023 — Darrell Lane, 59, of Newark was arrested and charged with criminal mischief. Mr. Lane was  processed and released with a pending court date.  

3/12/2023 — Dany ...

Summit EMS Report - February 2023

Summit’s EMS volunteers responded to 156 emergency calls in February. 

February's responses included 115 medical emergencies; 11 falls; 20 motor vehicle accidents; 11 traumatic injuries; three allergic reactions; one case of overdose or poisoning; one response to a Carbon Monoxide (CO) exposure; two allergic reactions; three responses to a medical alarm; three pedestrians struck ...

Identify & Accurately Diagnose Brain Trauma

March 25, 2023

“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.  Conditions such as concussions, ADD/ADHD, Depression/anxiety, chronic pain due to ...

The Connection’s 'Early Bird' Camp Discount Ends April 1

Summer is quickly approaching, don’t miss your opportunity to take advantage of early bird pricing for Summer Camp at The Connection! Early bird pricing ends April 1 – this special allows families to save $20 per camp by using promo code EARLY at checkout (AM and PM extended day camps are not eligible for early bird pricing). Spots are filling quickly, and some camps are full or have ...

Summit Real Estate Report -- January 2023

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 January 2023.

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Taking Care of Yourself While Taking Care of Others

Around the world, women take care of other people. It’s a natural human expression of love that can be a source of great joy – and a source of exhaustion and stress over time. Although men are taking on more caregiving for children and family, women still handle the majority of childcare, elder care, and informal care to spouses, parents, in-laws, friends, and neighbors.

So, if ...

JCP&L Files Rate Review to Continue Service Reliability Enhancements and Support Customer Assistance Programs

Jersey Central Power and Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), today requested a review of its base electric rates by the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU). The proposed rate adjustment supports an approximately $185 million investment that strengthens the energy grid, enhances the customer experience and funds new low-income and senior citizen customer ...

Spring Cleaning and Recycling Tips for Union County Residents

The Union County Board of County Commissioners invites all residents to bring their spring cleaning recyclables to countywide drop-off events. These countywide events provide a free, convenient way to clear out personal documents for secure shredding and recycling, unwanted metal items for resource recovery, and household chemicals, smoke detectors and many other potentially dangerous products ...

Spike in Antisemitism: Is the media to blame?

“I’m a bit sleepy tonight but when I wake up I’m going death con 3 On JEWISHPEOPLE…” threatened singer and songwriter Kanye West on Twitter in October 2022. While Twitter management scrambled to prevent him from causing more damage, West managed to release a series of controversial, threatening tweets along with antisemitic posts on other, various social media ...

You Are What You Eat

Just before dinner recently I hopped to our local grocery store to pick up the makings for a salad.

I am not a big fan of supermarkets. Especially the ones that are large enough to have their own zip code. I can never find what I am looking for and I am routinely doubling back to pick up the one or two items on my list that I somehow missed.

I usually have to corral a part-time high school ...

Home of the Week: 32 Summit Rd Verona Twp., NJ 07044

Come see 32 Summit Road in Verona; open house this Sunday 3/26 1-4pm. In the desirable Afterglow section, located on a cul-de-sac lies this beautiful Center Hall Colonial. Sitting on a 1/3 acre, you’ll enter through a many-windowed entry with heated floors into the foyer. The heart of the home is the chef’s kitchen with Wolf and Viking appliances, an eating area, and a beautiful view ...