Chatham Has Choice of Five Candidates for Three Seats on Board of Education in Nov. 7 Election

Chatham BOE President Jill Critchley Weber is the only incumbent vying for a 3-year term on the board of education Credits: TAP Chatham
Mike Ryan is seeking one of the two seats available to Chatham Borough residents on the board of education Credits: TAP Chatham

CHATHAM, NJ - Board president Jill Critchley Weber is the only incumbent on the ballot up for a new three-year term on the School District of the Chathams nine-member Board of Education that will be voted on Nov. 7.

The official candidates were listed by the office of the Morris County Clerk, Ann F. Grossi, Esq.

There are two open seats to represent Chatham Borough, with Weber, Michael Ryan and Rosalinda Rubio-Williams vying for those positions.

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In Chatham Township, Mary Chambers and Ronald J. Epstein will face off for the one open township seat.

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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 ...

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 ...

Lafayette School Receives 'Hope' Award from Community Foodbank of New Jersey

June 20, 2018

An award was given to Lafayette School on Saturday evening, June 16, at the Community Foodbank of New Jersey's annual Blue Jean Ball.

Lafayette School was one of 13 groups and individuals to receive the HOPE Award. Fourteen years ago Jim Donough, a fifth grade Lafayette teacher, started the Lafayette School and Community Foodbank partnership. In those 14 years, ...

Cool Ways to Save Money This Summer

As the summer temperatures rise, home cooling costs rise as well. But there are ways to help save money without sweating the heat:

To increase your cooling system’s efficiency by as much as 20%, get it checked out for summer.  A technician will clean the condenser, make sure you have the optimal amount of refrigerant, and ensure the airflow over the coil is ...