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St. Patrick School Celebrates "Socktober"

St. Patrick School students collected socks for the homeless of Morris County Credits: St. Patrick School
St. Patrick School students donate 800 pairs of socks for the homeless of Morris County Credits: St. Patrick School

During the month of October, St. Patrick School’s Student Council collected nearly 800 pairs of men's, women's, and children's socks for the homeless of Morris County. 

St. Patrick School families gave generously and helped accumulate a considerable collection of socks to help those in need. On Nov. 2, SPS Student Council officers visited Family Promise of Morris County, where they met Director of Development & Community Relations, Dominique Tornabe. 

Officers Mary Kate Vowells (President), Molly Farrell (Vice President), DJ Carini (Treasurer), Alex Greene (Secretary), and Luke Johnson (Historian) enjoyed meeting Ms. Tornabe and look forward to a continued relationship between Family Promise and St. Patrick School.

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Educating students since 1872, Saint Patrick School is rich in tradition and heavily invested in faith and family. Ours is a nurturing, supportive environment that thrives from the contributions of all of its members. With the help of faculty, staff and parents, Saint Patrick School is a place where children grow both academically and spiritually.



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A Week at the Library of The Chathams Monday, July 9 – Sunday, July 15, 2018

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


Our summer program is in full swing.  This week we are starting some of our most popular children’s programs, Chess for Kids and sewing classes with Miss Polly.  Children will also enjoy a visit from a special guest, Queen Maria Isabella from Medieval Times.  Teens ...

Out of the Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk: Fundraiser on Sept. 22nd at Chatham Cougar Field

July 21, 2018

To the Editor:

Hello, Friends,

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention’s (AFSP) “Out of the Darkness” annual walk is being held on Saturday, September 22nd at 5:15 p.m. at Chatham’s Cougar Field, next to 312 Shunpike Road in Chatham, NJ  07928.  Registration begins at 4:30 p.m. 

You know of my lifetime support of efforts to combat ...


AtlantiCast: Episode 18

On this week’s AtlantiCast, you’ll find out how accessing care at Atlantic Health System is now easier, more affordable and closer to home than ever, learn which item from the produce aisle could be the newest weapon against cancer, see what Atlantic Health System, the New York Times and Instagram all have in common and much more.



Chatham's Meghan LeMon Awarded Degree from Miami University in Ohio

July 21, 2018

OXFORD, OH -- Meghan LeMon of Chatham was among more than 3,900 students from Miami University who received degrees during spring commencement exercises Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Millett Hall.

LeMon graduated MAGNA with a BA degree, majoring in Speech Path & Audiology.

Considered one of eight original "Public Ivies" in the country, Miami University is located in Oxford, Ohio.

5 Simple Ways to Save Water this Summer

According to the L.A. Times, the average American uses an estimated 98 gallons of water EACH day.  

Here are five simple ways you can save water, to help you conserve water this summer and take some pressure off of your drains.

1. Unless you are using it, turn the faucet off. How many of us still leave the water running while we shave or brush our teeth?According to ...