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Chatham Emergency Squad to Launch 2017 Fund Drive


On January 23rd, more than 8,000 letters will be mailed out to Chatham residents, businesses, religious organizations and community groups to kick off the annual funding campaign for the Chatham Emergency Squad. (CES).

The Chatham Emergency Squad is an all volunteer organization funded almost exclusively by donations; they provide emergency medical assistance and transport to Chatham Borough and Township residents and visitors. The letter, signed by CES President, Rich Crater and Captain Joe Korkuch, is intended to share with Chatham residents and businesses the CES story, which is one of volunteerism and a dedication to serving  residents in their time of need.

The campaign letter explains that CES is staffed 24 hours a  day, 7 days a week,  365 days per year by 58 trained EMTs who sacrifice days, nights, weekends and family time to serve their community.

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New this year is the funding needed to support a new ambulance purchased late last year and 3 new power stretchers,  to allow for the safe transfer of patients while preserving the health and backs of their EMTs.   Hefty payments are required in 2017, 2018 and 2019 to complete the funding of these crucial purchases.   CES never charges for its services and raises 90% of its funding through this campaign; in 2016 they responded to nearly 1,100 emergency calls.  CES members ask that you be on the lookout for this letter or  visit their website and make a donation. 

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A Week at the Library of The Chathams Monday, June 18 – Sunday, June 24, 2018

Please note that the library will be closed on Sundays now through Labor Day weekend


By Galina Natenzon

This week we are wrapping up our first session of ESL classes.  Stay tuned, we are planning a fall session to start in September.  New students are welcome to enroll!  This is the last week of calm and quiet at the library before our summer reading ...

A Week at the Library of The Chathams Monday, June 4 – Sunday, June 10, 2018


The highlight of this week is the program on Saturday, June 9, about an unusual chapter in Chatham’s history, Madame Bey’s boxing camp, which was home to some of the most famous boxers in the first half of the 20th century.  The program will be held during the Fishawack Festival – see Saturday listing for details

For information about all programs ...

Angie's Owners Want to Thank Their Chatham Customers

June 14, 2018

To the Editor:

We want to thank our customers and the entire community for their support and devotion to our business. Our last day of business will be July 31.

rWe will miss all the friends that we have developed over the past 26 years. Wishing everyone much success and happiness in the future.


Louiza and Jimmy Poulimenos

P.S. "Until we meet ...


AtlantiCast: Episode 16

Summer is in the air, and the latest episode of AtlantiCast is ready to help you enjoy some fun outdoors while staying safe! This week’s episode opens with tips for sunscreen usage from Atlantic Health System’s Chief Medical and Academic Officer, Dr. Jan Schwarz-Miller. You’ll also learn about how Atlantic Health System is advancing the future of health care through ...

Video: Point View's Petrides Looks at Media M&As, Fed's Hike Strategy

June 17, 2018

Point View Wealth Management's Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, John Petrides, live on FOX Business AM discussing M&A in the media industry and the Fed's path to four hikes in 2018:

​​​​​​For more than 25 years, Point View Wealth Management, Inc. has been working with families in Summit and beyond, providing customized portfolio ...