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PROTECT PARSIPPANY TAXPAYERS:   Reject Expensive Anti-Competition Mandate

An Open Letter to the Parsippany-Troy Hills Mayor and Council members: 


My name is Samantha DeAlmeida and I am the President and CEO of the N.J. Chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors (“ABC”).  ABC is a national association representing 21,000 merit shop construction and construction-related firms in 69 Chapters across the United States.

Project Labor Agreements will Hurt Parsippany Taxpayers and Businesses: Tell Mayor and Council to Reject Expensive and Discriminatory Labor Scheme

It may come as a shock for the taxpayers of Morris County to learn that Mayor James Barberio and some of the Parsippany Council are seeking to raise the cost of public works projects and discriminate against local Parsippany businesses and workers.  However, their recent ordinance that mandates costly Project Labor Agreements (PLA’s) will do just that.

This week, Mayor Barbiero ...

Spine and Wellness

Got Pain? Numbness? Tingling? A Physiatrist Can Help …

If you suffer from aches, numbness or tingling that impacts your physical functioning, figuring out how and where to start a treatment plan can be confusing.

According to Gautam Malhotra, MD, a physiatrist at Altair Health, being evaluated by a physiatrist is a great place to turn.

“Physiatry is a relatively young medical subspecialty that addresses a wide variety of conditions ...

National Preparedness Month: Act Today, Stay Safe Tomorrow

Each September is National Preparedness Month, a time to shine a light on the importance of preparing for emergencies before they happen. 

One of the most common emergencies is severe weather, which can cause tree damage, broken poles, downed power lines and sometimes even lengthy power outages. While Mother Nature can be unpredictable, each of us can take steps to minimize the impact the ...

FirstEnergy Named Top Utility for Economic Development by Site Selection Magazine for Fourth Year in a Row

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), parent company of Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), has been named by Site Selection magazine as one of the nation's leading utilities in promoting economic development for the fourth year in a row, helping to attract nearly 22,000 new jobs and $5.4 billion in third-party corporate facility investment in its six-state service area in ...

The fundamentals of real estate will never change

Yes, I am one of those people who always has CNBC on during the day. So much of what they discuss is relevant to what I do and how I advise people moving forward in a turbulent time in a turbulent market. Just in - Home prices cooled in July at the fastest rate in the history of the S&P Case-Shiller index. I had someone rushing this weekend to lock in at 5.65, so I guess in a way it’s ...

Upcoming Events


Wed, October 5, 6:30 PM

Morris Catholic High School , Denville

Morris Catholic High School Fall Open House


Sat, October 8, 7:30 AM

Orange Reservoir, West Orange

Sea Turtle Recovery's 5K Cold Stun Run/Walk


Sun, October 9, 11:00 AM

Elmwood Park Financial Center (Parking Lot), Elwood Park

Pet Adoption Day

A Week at Library of the Chathams Monday, September 26 – Sunday, October 2, 2022


Babies and Toddlers Storytime

Mondays and Tuesdays, September 19 through November 8
An 8-week progressive program for preschoolers and their caregivers.

Babies: Mondays and Tuesdays at 10 am

Toddlers: Mondays and Tuesdays at 10:45 am

Registered children only.

Chess for Kids

Monday, September 26

Group 1 – 4 pm.  For players who know how ...

Mayor's Statement Regarding the Bond Ordinance for Post Office Plaza 

September 30, 2022

At the last Chatham Borough Council meeting, held on September 12, the Council approved, on first reading, a bond ordinance (Ordinance #22-12) that authorizes the appropriation of up to $6 million to serve as a financial backstop for the Post Office Plaza affordable housing project. Section 2 of the ordinance makes this purpose eminently clear, in particular, the following sentences: 

It ...

Chatham Borough Resident Struck by Pick-up Truck While Crossing Main Street; Hospitalized 63-year-old in Critical Condition

September 27, 2022

CHATHAM, NJ -- On Monday September 26, 2022, at 7:53 pm, a 63-year-old Chatham Borough resident was struck by a pick-up truck while crossing Main Street at Railroad Plaza North.

Chatham Borough Police responded along with members of the Chatham Emergency Squad and the Morris County Sheriff’s Department. The male driver of the vehicle is a 55-year-old Chatham Borough ...