Chatham Emergency Squad Installs New Officers; Brown Elected President; Belding Recognized for 15 Years of Service

April 17, 2018

CONVENT STATION, NJ - Newly elected officers were presented by the Chatham Emergency Squad at its annual Officer Installation Dinner held at the Madison Hotel.

Newly elected officers this year included President Tim Brown, Training Lieutenant Amanda Stent, Communications and Social Vice President Robin Hoppe and Privacy Official Mike Lemons.
During the installation ceremonies, the ...

Chatham Township Committee Honors its Volunteers

CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham Township Committee recognized "Volunteer Month" by honoring its volunteers at the regular meeting of the township committee on Thursday.

Chatham Township Mayor Curt Ritter read the proclamation into the record and brought up the volunteers in attendance, who each introduced themselves and told about their volunteer affiliation.


Chatham's Silecchia Recognized for 15 Years of Service by Susan G. Komen of North Jersey at 'Pink Tie Party'

Chatham resident Jennie Silecchia, a long-time volunteer, was recognized as this year’s Individual Honoree at the Susan G. Komen North Jersey Pink Tie Party on March 16.

The event raised more than $400,000 in support of Komen’s BOLD GOAL to reduce the number of breast cancer deaths in the U.S. by 50 percent by the year 2026.  The money raised will help fund ...

Chatham Girls Scouts Tomaino, DeWitt Earn Gold Awards

TOTOWA, NJ - Kimberly Tomaino and Zoe DeWitt, Chatham Girl Scouts, recently received recognition for their completed Gold Award projects at the Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey awards event held at the Bethwood.

Tomaino received her award for "Operation Heroes Throw," an annual event where the spinal cord injury Veterans can learn how to throw the shot put, discus ...

Chatham Emergency Squad Receives Grant from Junior League of Summit to Provide Handheld Two-Way Radios

SUMMIT, NJ - The Junior League of Summit has included the Chatham Emergency Squad in its more than $50,000 community grant program.

The Chatham Emergency Squad will receive funds to purchase two handheld two-way radios.

In addition to the Chatham Emergency Squad, nine Summit City-based community partners and agencies will receive grants from the Junior League of Summit.

The Junior ...

Summit Third Grader Jack Melchiorre Raises More Than $70,000 to Help Fight Pediatric Cancer

SUMMIT, NJ - Lincoln-Hubbard Elementary School Third Grader Jack Melchiorre figured if his cousins could do it, so could he.

So, inspired by previous campaigns undertaken by his older relatives -- who “Braved the Shave” with the St Baldrick’s Foundation -- Melchiorre assumed the mantle and is raising funds in preparation --  anticipation? ...

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F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA Students Sing, Dance and Laugh to the Music of Lovey Williams

April 17, 2018

Lovey Williams created joyful noise and music with the students of the F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA to kick off the Week of the Young Child that runs through Friday April 20. Students engaged in music by singing, dancing and playing instruments to their favorite songs at their annual Lovey Williams Concert. The Week of the Young Child celebrates early learning, ...