No Surprises in Primaries for Chatham Candidates Running on Respective Tickets in November

The Democratic ticket in November will include, l to r: Morris County Clerk Candidate Shala Gagliardi, Township Committee Tracy Ness, and Borough Council Carolyn Dempsey and Jill Strickler. Credits: Chatham Democratic Committee
Republican incumbents seeking re-election, l to r, Chatham Township Committee member Kevin Sullivan, Borough of Chatham Council members Peter Hoffman and Len Resto Credits: TAP Chatham
Candidates for Chatham's 11th Congressional District, Republican Jay Webber, left, and Democrat Mikie Sherrill Credits: TAP Chatham

CHATHAM, NJ - There were no surprises in the Chathams on Tuesday when primary voters went to the polls to determine matchups for the November elections.

In Chatham Borough, Republican incumbents Peter Hoffman and Len Resto will face Democrat challengers Jill Strickler and Carolyn Dempsey for the two seats available on the Borough of Chatham Council.

In Chatham Township, Republican incumbent Kevin Sullivan will face Democrat challenger Tracy Ness for the one available seat on the Chatham Township Committee.

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Chatham Township resident Shala Gagliardi will run on the Democratic ticket for Morris County Clerk.

In Chatham's 11th Congressional District, Democrat Mikie Sherrill will face off with Republican Jay Webber, a former Chatham resident, for the seat being relinquished by Rodney Frelinghuysen, who is retiring.

See results below provided by Morris County Clerk's website.


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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 ...


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Chatham Students Graduate from Gettysburg College

June 18, 2018

GETTYSBURG, PA - Of the 608 students who graduated from Gettysburg College on May 20, 2018, the following were Chatham students: Danielle Boyland, Kaitlyn Helmstetter, Nicholas Hill, Andrew Milone and Jacob Zeliff.

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 ...