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Hawk Allstate Chatham Athlete of the Week: Veronica Kelly

January 18, 2018

CHATHAM, NJ - Two years ago, the idea of reaching lofty goals such as attending an Ivy League college or accomplishing athletic milestones were hard to envision for Chatham basketball player Veronica Kelly.

Migraine headaches made schoolwork a grinding, exhausting chore that required nap breaks, and a lack of confidence led to nervous play on the basketball court.

"I had two ...

Chatham's Rauter is One of 74 Nominated for Hobey Baker Award as Nation's Top College Ice Hockey Player

Cornell University senior Alex Rauter, who played on Chatham's 2011 state championship ice hockey team, is one of 74 college player nominated for the 2018 Hobey Baker Award. 

Fans have a chance to vote for the award and can do so by CLICKING HERE 

 

'Comeback Kids' Bredahl, Rooney Lead Chatham Boys Basketball as Cougars Erase 14-Point Halftime Deficit at Pope John

SPARTA, NJ - Senior guards Mac Bredahl and Jack Rooney scored 15 points apiece on Tuesday night when the Chatham boys basketball team erased a 14-point halftime deficit and defeated Pope John, 66-57.

Pope John (7-7) took a 32-18 lead into the halftime break, but Chatham (10-3) answered with a 28-10 run in the third quarter. The Cougars outscored Pope John, 48-25, over the final two ...

Chatham Township Police: Green Village Firefighter Transported to Hospital after Joseph Street House Fire

January 15, 2018

CHATHAM, NJ - Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, 10:43 p.m. Chatham Township Police Officers were dispatched to 1 Joseph Street for a reported structure fire. Officer Michael Bloom, first on the scene, reported heavy smoke and flames in the right corner of the single-family home and all of the residents safely outside.

The Green Village, Chatham Township, Chatham Borough and Summit Fire Departments ...

Firefighters Respond to House Fire on Joseph Street in Chatham Township; No Injuries Reported

CHATHAM, NJ - No one was injured in a Saturday night house fire at 1 Joseph Street in Chatham Township. According to firefighters at the scene, everyone got out safely.

Responding to the call that came in just before 11 p.m. Saturday night were firefighters from Chatham Township, Chatham Borough, Green Village and Summit. Madison Police also responded.

 

Chatham Schools Closed Wednesday, Jan. 17

January 16, 2018

 

Due to the timing of the current storm, Chatham schools will be closed Wednesday, Jan. 17. Announcements about after-school activities will be made by individual schools later in the day. 

Chatham Handyman Builds Set for Chatham Middle School Production of Willy Wonka Jr.; Opens Thursday, Jan. 18

CHATHAM, NJ - Jean-Eudes Haeringer is the proud parent of an Oompa Loompa, 7th grader Jean-Cordell, who will be performing in the Chatham Middle School production of Willy Wonka Jr. that opens Thursday.

But he's also very interested in seeing the set and props used during the play since he made them with his own hands.

"Yes, I'm excited to see the play," ...

Chatham's Coffey Wins Oscar W. Rittenhouse Memorial Scholarship from the Morris County Prosecutor's Association

Emma Marie Coffey of Chatham is the recipient of the Oscar W. Rittenhouse Memorial Scholarship, which was announced on Wednesday by the Morris County Prosecutor's Office.

Coffey is currently finishing her undergraduate studies at Boston College and plans to attend law school there, following her graduation.

In the past, Coffey was a Victim Witness Advocate for the Cambridge ...

Chatham Handyman Builds Set for Chatham Middle School Production of Willy Wonka Jr.; Opens Thursday, Jan. 18

January 14, 2018

CHATHAM, NJ - Jean-Eudes Haeringer is the proud parent of an Oompa Loompa, 7th grader Jean-Cordell, who will be performing in the Chatham Middle School production of Willy Wonka Jr. that opens Thursday.

But he's also very interested in seeing the set and props used during the play since he made them with his own hands.

"Yes, I'm excited to see the play," ...

Chatham High Seniors Stuart and Behr Win First Place Governor's Award for Improvisation

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Chatham High seniors Elizabeth Stuart and Mikey Behr earned first place in the category of Improvisational Pairs last Saturday at the 2018 NJ Governor's Awards Theatre Competition held at Montclair State University.

Stuart and Behr were joined by eight other award winners from Chatham High, which included: seniors Charlie Thomson and Owen LaChance, who placed ...

Chatham Photographer Clicks Photo of Puerto Rican LPGA Golfer for Times Feature

CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham resident Glenn Clark was the right man for the job when the New York Times called the LPGA for a photograph that would accompany its feature story on Puerto Rican golfer Maria Torres at the end of November.

According to Clark, the New York Times asked the LPGA for a photo that would be good enough for publication or they would have to send their own photographer down to ...

Chatham High School Athletic Boosters Donates $5,700 to Chatham Bridging the Gap

January 14, 2018

CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham High Athletic Boosters Club presented a check for $5,700 to Chatham Bridging the Gap on Saturday night from money raised during the annual Cougar Classic basketball tournament held Dec. 26 through the 29th.

Every year, the boosters select a charity that will benefit from the Cougar Classic and this year it was Chatham Bridging the Gap, which provides assistance ...

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AtlantiCast Medical Minute – Winter Weather Edition

On this episode of AtlantiCast Medical Minute, learn how to take the fight to Old Man Winter, while staying safe! Learn some winter health tips with Anthony Brutico, MD, Medical Director of the Emergency Department at Newton Medical Center.

 

Chatham Emergency Squad Recognized with a Significant Donation from Greater Lafayette Classic

January 17, 2018

The Greater Lafayette Classic Sponsorship Committee awarded the Chatham Emergency Squad $2,000 to support the work of the all-volunteer organization.

The Greater Lafayette Classic (GLC) is a New Jersey non-profit corporation supporting area service
organizations, charities and those in need. Through its annual golf tournament and the generosity of its
supporters and players, the organization ...