Health & Wellness

Wear Red on Valentine's Day to Bring Awareness to the No. 1 Killer of Women

Heart Facts are posted in borough hall and the Library to make women aware of the No. 1 killer
Another Heart Fact posted at borough hall and the Library for National Wear Red Day

CHATHAM, NJ - Women should take their health to heart and Valentine's Day, Friday, Feb. 14, is a good day to do it by wearing red.

Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women and Chatham Mayor Bruce Harris has proclaimed Friday, Feb. 14 as "National Wear Red Day" in Chatham.

Smoking, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, high triglyceride levels, obesity and physical inactivity are just some of the things causing heart problems among women. The Mayor's Wellness Campaign is promoting "National Wear Red Day" to bring more awareness to heart disease.

Facts about heart health, courtesy of Barnabas Health, have been posted at the municipal building and the library to help women learn more about heart disease and how to keep their hearts healthy.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News


Upcoming Events


Fri, April 27, 2:00 PM

Madison Area YMCA - Kroll Conference Room, Madison

Blood Drive

Giving Back Health & Wellness Other

Sun, May 20, 2:00 PM

Chatham Township Municipal Building, Chatham

A Tour of Chatham Township and Green Village

Arts & Entertainment

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


The program will be held on Thursdays, May 3 through June 21 – 1:30 to 2:30 pm

Registration required

For anyone wanting to improve their English language skills, we are starting our first ever ESL program.  The program will be conducted by Language Education and Resource Network (LEARN) and volunteer tutors for 8 weeks.  Further sessions may be ...

Spending More Per Pupil Doesn’t Guarantee Additional or Enhanced Success

April 20, 2018

Dear Editor:

At the April 16th Board of Education meeting, Board member Sal Arnuk stated: “I am ashamed to see the district at the bottom of the list in per-pupil spending.”  On the contrary, Board member Arnuk should be exceedingly proud of how our Board of Education is able to consistently be ranked as the top school district in our state at the cost it currently spends per ...

Financial Planning for Recent College Graduates from Chatham Wealth Management

April 20, 2018


It’s that time of the year when many families are excitedly getting ready to attend their children’s college graduation. Where has the time gone? It feels like just yesterday that we were dropping them off for freshman year.

Well, time does pass quickly and now would be a really good time to give your graduating children some savings and investment advice. Below are a ...