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Gas Prices in New Jersey Drop Slightly Heading into Holiday Weekend

July 1, 2022

NEW JERSEY — The price of gas in New Jersey is heading down as the Fourth of July weekend gets closer.

The average price of a gallon of unleaded is $4.85, according to AAA. That's down 2 cents from yesterday and 9 cents from last week. Drivers are paying $1.71 more than this time last year.

AAA says the Energy Information Administration reported the demand for gas decreased ...

Fishawack Festival Director: 'We're Ready!'; 51st Chatham Fishawack Festival Returns to Downtown Chatham Saturday, June 11

CHATHAM, NJ -- The 51st Chatham Fishawack Festival is fast approaching and Janice Piccolo, director of MyChathamNJ, has provided the definitive statement: "We're ready!"

The previously annual Fishawack Festival, sidelined by the pandemic, returns Saturday, June 11th, along with the kickoff event - the Jaycees Fishawack Run, which starts at the Chatham Train Station with the ...

Chatham's Les Cheveux Salon Damaged in February Two-Alarm Fire Receives $15,000 Morris County Small Business Grant

CHATHAM, NJ -- Les Cheveux Salon on Main Street in Chatham was one of the businesses to receive a $15,000 check from the Morris County Small Business Grant program on Wednesday.

Morris County Commissioner Director Tayfun Selen came to Chatham to hand over the check to Les Cheveux owner Lisa Widocki, who has been operating out of Luxe on Main since the two-alarm fire at the Chatham Sandwich ...

Vital IV Infusions Opens on Main Street in Chatham

CHATHAM, NJ -- A group of nursing practitioners have gotten together to open Vital IV Transfusions at 159 Main Street in Chatham.

"The reason we're offering this service as far as the IV vitamins and micronutrients is because we feel that people don't get the 100% benefit from just pills that you might take in the morning," T.J. Shah, one of the co-owners, ...

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WATCH: Peapack Private Wealth's Dietze Examines Reasons for Second-Half Optimism

July 3, 2022

David Dietze, Managing Principal and Senior Portfolio Strategist at Peapack-Private Wealth Management, spoke live on BNN Bloomberg. David discussed his outlook on the market, and what stocks he sees the most opportunity in on pullback:

https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/investing/video/exxon-is-a-no-brainer-if-you-like-energy-david-dietze~2473545

With Trust and Integrity, Peapack ...

LISTEN: Peapack Private Wealth's Dietze on Chances of Market Optimism for Remainder of '22

Peapack Private Wealth Management's David Dietze spoke live on Bloomberg radio on June 24, and discussed after stocks and bonds had one of their worst first halves of a year ever, can we be optimistic about the balance of the year.

Click the link below to listen.  https://lnkd.in/gy4s9W9T

With Trust and Integrity, Peapack Private provides comprehensive financial, tax, ...

Fintech Leader Fiserv to Host a Virtual Job Fair for Innovators on June 16

Embracing an entirely new way to work, Fiserv, a global Fintech company, is currently offering tremendous job creation opportunities here in the Garden State.  The company’s innovative global Strategy Center will be located at The Park in Berkeley Heights.

On Thursday, June 16, from 3:00 - 6:00 PM ET, Fiserv will be hosting a virtual career experience, entitled ...

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JCP&L, FirstEnergy Remind Public to Have a Safety-First Summer

With the Fourth of July fast approaching and the summer months upon us, Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), and its parent company, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), are reminding the public to be cautious of potential electrical hazards associated with popular outdoor activities. Celebrating responsibly will help keep customers safe and the electricity flowing reliably this ...

Mount St. Mary Academy Euro Challenge Winners Visit European Delegation

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The victors of this year’s Euro Challenge competition – Zoe Daly of Piscataway, Victoria Fekete of Livingston, Lillian Del Rossi of Union, Charlotte Jotz of Scotch Plains, and Akshaya Karanam of Woodbridge, Katie Ferris of Westfield, and Gwen Oakley of Maplewood – traveled to Washington, D.C. on Monday, June 13, where they were celebrated ...

What is the optimal amount of time to own a home before it’s a profitable investment?

So, what is the optimal amount of time to own a home before it’s a profitable investment? Earlier in the week, I asked this question. 50% of you said it was about 7 years, while the other 50% guessed it was roughly 10 years.

Let’s just say, if the “7-year itch” is also a thing in real estate, this timeline works out pretty darn well.

Although there is slightly ...

Upcoming Events

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Wed, July 6, 10:00 AM

Senior Center of the Chathams, Chatham

Beginner Bridge Instruction

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Mon, July 11, 6:30 PM

Legends Gallery, Chatham

The NY Rangers Event

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Wed, July 13, 10:00 AM

Senior Center of the Chathams, Chatham

Beginner Bridge Instruction

A Week at Library of the Chathams Monday, July 4 – Sunday, July 10, 2022

Library Welcomes Diversity of the Chathams

In the past few months, Library of the Chathams has made a concerted effort to create an environment where everyone feels welcome. A taskforce put forth several measures to make the library even more open and welcoming to the community. Overdue fines for Chatham items are gone. Your library cards can now be renewed for ten years instead ...

Obituaries

Oct 1, 1929 - May 3, 2022
Thomas J. Mangan III, 92, of Chatham, NJ died peacefully on 5/3/22 after a long illness.  He ...
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Designer Thom Filicia Headlines Charity Event for Women’s Health

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — CWI.Design and other guests helped celebrate and fund the Connie Dwyer Breast Cancer Foundation (CDBCF) Spring Luncheon. The May 5 event took place at Maplewood Country Club. Designer Thom Filicia headlined the event.

During the lunch program, guests heard from CDBCF President Becky Morano and other representatives of the organization. Morano talked about the ...

WATCH: Peapack Private Wealth's Dietze Examines Reasons for Second-Half Optimism

July 3, 2022

David Dietze, Managing Principal and Senior Portfolio Strategist at Peapack-Private Wealth Management, spoke live on BNN Bloomberg. David discussed his outlook on the market, and what stocks he sees the most opportunity in on pullback:

https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/investing/video/exxon-is-a-no-brainer-if-you-like-energy-david-dietze~2473545

With Trust and Integrity, Peapack ...