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Chatham Board of Education Finance Chair Signals Referendum in 2022 for Athletic Fields, Security; Will Seek Public Input

June 22, 2021

CHATHAM, NJ -- Matthew Gilfillan, finance chair and vice president of the board, reported that a capital improvement referendum could be put up for a vote by the taxpayers in 2022 at the regular meeting of the Chatham Board of Education on Monday night.

"The fact that we actually came out of this pandemic in much better shape than we thought we would," Gilfillan said.

Borough of Chatham Council Introduces 'Opt-Out' Ordinance for Allowing Marijuana Businesses in Town; Treloar Votes No on Ban

CHATHAM, NJ -- The Borough of Chatham Council voted, 5-1, to introduce an ordinance that "opts-out" of allowing cannabis businesses to operate in the borough at its virtual meeting held Monday evening.

The ordinance will be up for adoption at the council's June 14 meeting.

Gov. Phil Murphy signed into law the measure that legalizes recreational use of marijuana for adults 21 ...

Chatham Township Invites Local Businesses to Join Business Directory; Launch Online Survey to Help Develop Directory

CHATHAM, NJ -- The newly formed Chatham Township Business Advisory Committee has put forth a plan to form an official directory of township businesses.

Businesses in Chatham Township now have the opportunity to become part of the official local business directory. If you own, manage or operate a business in Chatham Township, or you are a business owner who lives in Chatham Township and your ...

WATCH: Peapack Private Wealth's Dietze on Whether Boeing Shares are Set to Soar

Peapack Private Wealth Management's David Dietze spoke live with Greg Bunnell of BNN Bloomberg and discusses three of his stock picks to take advantage of the economy reopening!

With Trust and Integrity, Peapack Private provides comprehensive financial, tax, fiduciary and investment advice to individuals, families, privately-held businesses, ...

Chatham Celebrates Grand Reopening of Fleur de Sel Patisserie/Bistro with 'Paris in the Spring' Ribbon Cutting

CHATHAM, NJ -- It wasn't exactly Paris in the Spring, but it was close enough to draw a crowd on Main Street in Chatham on Friday afternoon for the grand reopening of Fleur de Sel Patisserie.Bistro., a place that has provided comfort food for those out and about during the pandemic.

Chatham resident and owner Patricia Khawand provided live entertainment and served pastries to ...


WATCH: Peapack Private Wealth Management's Dietze Says 'Wall Street Has Really Bought Into' Fed Narrative on Inflation

June 19, 2021

What can we expect from the Federal Reserve this week and top stock picks! Peapack Private Wealth Management's David Dietze appeared live with Greg Bonnell on BNN Bloomberg:

With Trust and Integrity, Peapack Private provides comprehensive financial, tax, fiduciary and investment advice to individuals, families, privately-held businesses, family offices, ...


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How to Create the Perfect Relationship with Your Designer

How do you build a rewarding relationship with your interior designer? CWI.DESIGN principal designer Rachel Kapner knows all about it. "Making a happy client is really what I feed off of," she shares."If I have a new client, I'll know if it's a client for life: whether it's one house, moving to another house, a second home, third home, wherever. I'll feel confident ...

Fashion Camp: A Unique, Creative Opportunity for Kids 6 to 17

If your child or teen is looking for a unique creative experience around the corner, Chatham’s House of Dezign is it! A fashion academy new to the area, House of Dezign offers summer classes for children ages 6 through 17.

Fashion Camp for Kids and Teens

House of Dezign Kids’ and Teen Fashion Camps are offered Monday through Friday for children ages 6 to 12 and 13 to 17, ...

Madison Area YMCA Set to Begin Parking Lot Paving Project

Beginning Wednesday, June 23 through Saturday, June 26, our Family Center parking lot will experience a substantial update as we pave, reline parking spots and improve the overall condition of the outside of our facility. Click here for details on where to park:

If you are planning on taking a group exercise class during those days, you have the option to follow along ...

A Week at the Library of the Chathams Monday, June 21 – Sunday, June 27, 2021

Summer Reading Program Kicks Off with a Petting Zoo!

Kick off this year’s Summer Reading Program with a petting zoo! The theme of this year’s Summer Reading Program is Tails and Tales, so in keeping with the theme, Mountainside Stables will be bringing their animals to the library lawn.  Come see an alpaca, goats, sheep, lambs, mini donkey, baby calf, and ...

A Week at the Library of the Chathams Monday, June 14 – Sunday, June 20, 2021

Summer Reading Program: Tails & Tales

It’s that time of the year again – the Summer Reading Program is almost here!  This year’s theme is Tails & Tales.  Programs for Chatham children, teens and adults begin on June 21.  Let your imagination run wild with us all summer long!  Click on the link above for details of each reading program, prizes ...

Get 5X Current Bank Savings Rate in a US Government Savings Bond...But We Can't Sell it to You

June 24, 2021

A frequent comment we get from people is that they are frustrated with the extremely low interest rates that they are getting on their savings account.  The current rate on a savings account is 0.4%.  The rates on certificates of deposits (CDs) are not much better at 0.6% for a 12 month CD.  Some people may be looking to take some of the profits they made in the stock market and ...

Recipe: How to Make No-Churn Vanilla Birthday Cake Ice Cream

June 24, 2021

It only takes four ingredients to make this festive frozen treat! The best part? You don’t even need special equipment.

The trick to getting the right texture without an ice cream maker is folding in fluffy whipped cream.

No-Churn Birthday Cake Ice Cream


1 tsp. vanilla extract
14 oz. can sweetened condensed milk
2 cups cold heavy whipping cream
¼ cup ...

JerseyCAN Launches Multimedia Platform Showcasing Solutions for NJ School Districts

June 22, 2021

NEW JERSEY -- TAPintoTV Executive Producer Brian Brodeur recently spoke with Janellen Duffy, Senior Advisor of JerseyCAN, a nonprofit organization supporting and advocating for every student in New Jersey to have access to a high-quality education. JerseyCAN recently launched an online multimedia platform to help assist local school districts and educators to create new strategies and programs to ...

Chatham Township Police: Imposter PSE&G Worker Charged with False Public Alarm; Faked Gas Leak to Fairmount Ave. Resident

June 15, 2021

CHATHAM, NJ -- On May 28, 2021, at 9:57 a.m. Patrolman Anthony Campanelli was dispatched to a residence on Fairmount Avenue by the resident because an alleged worker from PSE&G had come to her door reporting a gas leak in the home. The alleged worker, who was wearing a hard hat and carrying a tool bag, presented a violation notice to the resident and requested she evacuate the ...