Demand That Congressman Kean Vote 'Yes' on the FAIRtax

January 21, 2023

The U.S. House of Representatives will soon take a historic vote about the FAIRtax, and Summit residents must demand that their House Member Tom Kean, Jr. vote “Yes.”

The FAIRtax is the only existing or proposed tax that puts you in control of when you pay tax and how much tax you pay. Yet the FAIRtax provides the federal government with the same tax revenue it receives today ...

Upcoming Events


Tue, February 07
07:30 PM — 11:45 PM


Summit Common Council


Thu, February 09
07:00 PM — 09:00 PM


Board of Education Meeting


Sat, February 11
12:30 PM — 04:00 PM

Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit

Visual Arts Center of New Jersey ...

Summit Police Blotter

January 30, 2023

1/24/2023 – At 0907 hours the Summit PD received a report regarding a suspicious male pulling on vehicle door handles in the driveway of a Colony Drive residence. The vehicle was apparently locked, preventing entry. The suspect then entered a waiting white BMW that fled the scene. Responding police units intercepted and pursued the suspect vehicle, which had been reported ...

Summit EMS Report - December, 2022

Summit’s EMS Volunteers closed out a busy 2022 by answering 211 emergency calls during December finishing the year with 2,326 total calls: the most in the Squad’s 60-year history. 

December Responses included 134 medical emergencies; 16 falls; 20 motor vehicle accidents, including two into a pole or tree, one overturned vehicle and one vehicle that caught fire; 15 traumatic ...

Financial Planning at Peapack Private Wealth Management

January 31, 2023

Does your broker know your family or your goals?  If the answer is no, see what makes Peapack Private's approach to financial planning special and why their clients have trusted them to help build their legacy for over 100 years.


The Chatham Turkey Trot Donates to First Responders and Diabetes Research and Education


The Chatham Turkey Trot is proud to announce the distribution of $26,500 to four organizations supporting first responders and diabetes research and education. The proceeds are the result of the 14th annual Chatham Turkey Trot held on Thanksgiving Day in Chatham Township.

The Chatham Turkey Trot has now raised more than ...

Summit Real Estate Report -- December, 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 ...

A New Hope for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

If you are struggling with nerve pain, you may feel like someone is following you around, randomly jabbing you with a needle. Maybe you ache all day or don’t sleep well. It’s difficult to lead an everyday life when your daily flow is constantly brought to a screeching halt by a jolt of sharp pain. For many people with diabetes, painful diabetic neuropathy (PDN) can be annoying and ...

FirstEnergy Foundation Presents “Gifts of the Season” to Local Organizations in the JCP&L Service Area

The FirstEnergy Foundation has granted two New Jersey nonprofits with $20,000 "Gifts of the Season," aiding in their mission to make lives brighter within the Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) service area.

Cornerstone Family Programs, based in JCP&L's northern New Jersey region, and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Monmouth County, based in the central New Jersey ...

The Longest Road

The oldest person in the world just died.

Lucie Randon was a trifling 118 years old. During her lifetime she burned through roughly 6,900 candles sitting atop a century of birthday cakes and then some.

People die every day. And tragically, given the rate of stillbirth, even the youngest person in the world dies every day. But not the oldest. The oldest living human in the world can easily ...

Agent Spotlight: Ebtsam "Sam" Sayed

Ebtsam “Sam” Sayed, Sales Associate in the Westfield office, is a dedicated Realtor, a skilled negotiator, and a mother of two. Sam specializes in Union County, working in Westfield, Clark, Scotch Plains, and beyond but she also does plenty of business in Middlesex and Somerset counties. With over a decade and a half of experience as a full-time real estate agent, Sam has the skill ...