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Annual Report.  Have you seen our latest Annual Report?  Take a look and see all the wonderful things the library has been doing for the Chathams!  Click here to view the 2021 Annual Report.  We have also compiled a visual narrative of the year when the library gradually returned back to normal – click here to see the year in pictures. LIBRARY HOLIDAY HOURS: We will be closed Sunday, May 29 and Monday, May 30 in observance of Memorial Day. PROGRAMS THIS WEEK: Chess for Kids Mondays, May 2 through June ...

A Why The Y Story

People who work at the Madison Area YMCA make positive changes in other people’s lives—which makes a difference in their own lives. Make a difference for others while making a difference for you—work at the Y! https://delivr.com/2qkvq Join Us on Tuesday, April 5 from 8AM-1PM or 2-7PM in the Boszhardt Family Teen Center at the Family Center, 111 Kings Road Madison for our Job Fair! A human resources representative and hiring manager will be on-site to allow for an interview on the spot. Opportunities are available in ...

Dad in the Box

May 20th is World Metrology Day. I am counting down the hours on an atomic clock which is accurate to 1 second in 10 million years. Metrology is the scientific development of systems of measure. Unlike Meteorology, the study of weather, you don’t have to be chipper and TV good looking to study Metrology. You do have to have geekish tendencies and more degrees than a thermometer, because Metrology as a science is way beyond building a better yard stick. The reigning world body for Metrology is the International Bureau of Weights ...

Fellowship in the News

Liz Fandel, SVP, Fellowship Senior Living, shares her vision of Fellowship Connected Living powered by Livindi with industry leaders.  

Health Matters

Prostate cancer is dangerous – right? The disease remains the number one solid organ cancer diagnosis among men in the United States, with more than 248,000 newly diagnosed cases each year. Yet while there can be great differences in how prostate cancer affects each patient, there’s little debate that it is important to monitor for the disease. Urologist Naeem Rahman, MD, part of Atlantic Medical Group Urology in Summit and Bridgewater, clears up some of the misconceptions around prostate cancer:  Q: Isn’t prostate ...

In Town With Real Estate Expert Mary Weichert

I was so pleasantly surprised to see that I was named the top seller for new construction in the entire Weichert company in March 2022. As most of you know, last March I lost my husband and stepped away from the business for about 6 months to heal and be with family. To have grown my business back to where it was before and then be awarded such an honor exactly a year later, is so incredibly gratifying. I am so thankful to my lifelong clients who allowed me that time, and trusted me with their projects as I returned. Most real estate agents ...

Musings on the Mount

WATCHUNG – Chatham resident Gabriella “Ella” Vivona has qualified for the National Gymnastics Championships which will be held in Des Moines, Iowa this June. This is the second consecutive year that she has been selected for this honor. “I am very excited for this because I will be able to compete with in harder routines while being with my team,” said Ella, a rising sophomore at Mount Saint Mary Academy in Watchung. “Being a high-level athlete and competing nationally teaches me good social skills ...

NJ TRANSIT: Working hard for you

NEW JERSEY - COVID-19 temporarily slowed transit ridership, but it did not slow NJ TRANSIT from continuing to improve service and the customer experience for its customers. According to NJ TRANSIT reports, the quest to make improvements to infrastructure and other projects has resulted in NJ TRANSIT advancing over $4 billion to enhance system performance and add new vehicles to the fleet since 2018. Major capital projects that will positively impact millions of riders each year are at the top of the list of planned improvements for NJ ...

Peapack Private Wealth Insights

Corporations—particularly public corporations—typically include some form of equity (corporate stock) in their executives’ pay.  That equity can take different forms, each with its own tax and investment consequences.  Whatever the form of equity compensation, it typically vests—or becomes available to the employee—over a set time, often three to five years.  The goal is to reward loyalty and make continued employment remunerative, with less turnover by more valuable employees.  Employees who ...

TAPinto Insider

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — This month's "Two Minutes with TAPinto" features TAPinto South Plainfield publisher Darlene Tedesco-Cullen. When she started TAPinto South Plainfield, she worked full time as Regional Manager/Business Development for a bank. It became so successful that she was able to leave her banking career to focus on TAPinto full-time. "I say this to all of my advertisers. You're not just placing an ad on TAP, we're going to help you brand your business and we're going to tell your ...

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Gabriella Vivona Qualifies for National Gymnastics Competition

WATCHUNG – Chatham resident Gabriella “Ella” Vivona has qualified for the National Gymnastics Championships which will be held in Des Moines, Iowa this June. This is the second consecutive year that she has been selected for this honor.

“I am very excited for this because I will be able to compete with in harder routines while being with my team,” said Ella, ...

Trust Still the Foundation in Real Estate

I was so pleasantly surprised to see that I was named the top seller for new construction in the entire Weichert company in March 2022. As most of you know, last March I lost my husband and stepped away from the business for about 6 months to heal and be with family. To have grown my business back to where it was before and then be awarded such an honor exactly a year later, is so incredibly ...

A Week at Library of the Chathams Monday, May 23 – Sunday, May 29, 2022

Annual Report.  Have you seen our latest Annual Report?  Take a look and see all the wonderful things the library has been doing for the Chathams!  Click here to view the 2021 Annual Report.  We have also compiled a visual narrative of the year when the library gradually returned back to normal – click here to see the year in pictures.

LIBRARY HOLIDAY HOURS: We ...

The facts are clear about prostate cancer – and what you can do about it

Prostate cancer is dangerous – right? The disease remains the number one solid organ cancer diagnosis among men in the United States, with more than 248,000 newly diagnosed cases each year. Yet while there can be great differences in how prostate cancer affects each patient, there’s little debate that it is important to monitor for the disease.

Urologist Naeem Rahman, MD, part of ...

The Show Must Go on: Broadway Under the Stars Comes to Downtown Chatham Rescheduled for Saturday, May 21

May 21, 2022

CHATHAM, NJ – A night of Broadway-themed music performed by Chatham High School’s talented performers has been rescheduled for tonight, Saturday, May 21, at 7:30 p.m. 

“Broadway Under the Stars,” a free, live music event will be held at the Reasoner Park gazebo.  The show, sponsored by the Chatham Performing Arts Boosters (CPAB), was ...