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Planned Village Green Monument Will Commemorate Summit's Medal of Honor Recipients

October 18, 2018

SUMMIT, NJ - The Battle of San Quentin Canal was fierce.

The Americans were the first to go 'over the top', able to advance 5,000 yards against the most heavily defended area of the German line.The 107th Regiment suffered the most casualties sustained in a single day by any U.S. regiment during the war.  

When the first-day’s assault failed, Sergeant Alan ...

Summit Arboretum's Fall Festival Set for Oct. 21

SUMMIT, NJ - The now-approaching legendary status 'green goats', games and crafts, face painting, a spooky trail, apple cidering, seasonal cooking demonstrations and food trucks will all be part of Reeves-Reed Arboretum's annual fall festival -- entitled 'Celebrate Fall' -- which will take place on Sunday, October 21, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

But, wait -- ...

'Café Q': Summit's CBH Debuts Meeting Place for LGBTQ Teens October 21

SUMMIT, NJ - Described by the person who conceptualized the space as a place "where kids can be who they are or who they want to be." Congregation Beth Hatikvah in Summit will open 'Café Q', a non-denominational meeting place for LGBTQ teens, on Sunday, October 21.

LGBTQ teens from Summit and surrounding towns are invited to drop in to meet, listen to music, enjoy ...

Swarm of B's: Beer, Bourbon and Bacon Highlight Arboretum's Next Pub Event Oct. 19

SUMMIT, NJ - In what promises to be a Stout evening, Reeves-Reed Arboretum in Summit will host a mega-flavor merger when beer, bourbon and bacon come together in the latest 'Put the 'PUB' in Public Garden' event October 19, from 7 - 9:30 p.m.

Beers from Petaluma, CA-based Lagunitas Brewing Company, spirits from Jersey Spirits Distilling Company, and a bacon-infused ...

Time to Start Peaking: Summit H.S. Football 'Friday Night Lights' T-Shirts On-Sale Beginning Oct. 16

SUMMIT, NJ - With just two games left prior to the state playoffs, now would be a really groovy time for the Summit High School Varsity Football team to 'peak', that is to say it would be optimal if they shifted into their highest gridiron gear and stood on the petrol pedal.

Just in time for that call to the line comes 'Friday Night Lights', the one time each year the ...

Summit Junior Baseball & Softball Seeks Individuals to Fill Key Volunteer Roles

SUMMIT, NJ - Summit Junior Baseball & Softball (SJBS) which has, since 1971, been dedicated to providing youth baseball and softball programming to Summit youth, is seeking individuals to fill several key volunteer roles in the organization

Volunteering is an opportunity to get involved, meet new people and support Hilltop City kids and, while all are welcome to volunteer, ...

Perils of Plastic Detailed as 'Bag It' Screens in Summit Oct. 12

SUMMIT, NJ - 'Bag It', an environmental documentary film that follows 'everyman' Jeb Berrier as he navigates a world where plastic is omnipresent, will be shown by the Film Society of Summit on October 12 at 8 p.m. The screening is a community partnership with 'Green Summit', with members of that organization -- including Lauren Gonnella, Mandana ...

Summit's Christ Child Society Hosts Annual Rummage Sale Oct. 13

SUMMIT, NJ - Those who get the thrill of latching onto to that perfect rummage sale 'find' should get excited. Those who have been waiting for the chance to purge their closets should be elated.

That's because the perfect marriage of 'give and take' is right around the corner when the Christ Child Society of Summit hosts its Annual Rummage Sale on Saturday, October 13 ...

Young Adult Author Adrienne Kisner Discusses 'Dear Rachel Maddow' at Summit Library Oct. 9

SUMMIT, NJ - Adrienne Kisner, author of 'Dear Rachel Maddow', will speak at the Summit Free Public Library October 9, from 3 - 4:30 pm. Her fictional, young adult debut novel sees seventeen-year-old Brynn Harper dealing with school politics and life after her brother’s death by drafting emails to MSNBC host Rachel Maddow.

Open to teens in grades 6 - 12, ...

Summit Arboretum Hails Return of The Goats Oct. 12

SUMMIT, NJ - They're baaaaaa...d, and they are back.

Nature's lawnmowers -- the now-famous 'Green Goats' -- are set to return to Reeves-Reed Arboretum (RRA) on October 12 to eco-munch their way through RRA's historic daffodil bowl.

According to Arboretum Executive Director Frank Juliano, the goats are. "a wonderful way to engage and educate our ...

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