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Chatham Borough Council Fetes Outgoing Members Hoffman and Resto at Final Meeting of 2018

December 12, 2018

CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham resident Fran Drew suggested during the public commentary portion of the meeting that the Borough of Chatham Council should expand from six members to eight so that Len Resto and Peter Hoffman could remain a part of the governing body.

Resto and Hoffman were sent off from their final meeting as members of the Borough Council on Monday night with accolades and ...

Chatham Borough Council Commends Dr. Norman Schaefer for 28 Years of Dedicated Service to Chatham Board of Health

CHATHAM, NJ - The Borough of Chatham Council recognized Dr. Norman Schaefer for his 28 years of service on the Chatham Board of Health with a commendatory resolution at its regular meeting on Monday night.

Schaefer joined the board in 1991 and served as a member and the vice president during his tenure.

Colonel Schaefer graduated from Cornell Medical School and became an ear, nose and ...

Fifth Annual Michael DiMaggio Blood Drive Experiences Record Turnout

CHATHAM, NJ - The five mothers who originated the Red Cross Blood Drive in honor of Michael DiMaggio came together again on Sunday at Chatham High.

Michelle Clark, Melissa Fitzgerald, Nicole DiMaggio, Marguerite White and Rosalinda Rubio-Williams got together to organize the first "Stay Strong Michael" blood drive.

Michael DiMaggio was severely injured when he was struck ...

Chatham Residents Serve as "Christmas Elves" in Helping Repair Neighbor's Railing

CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham residents of North Summit Avenue help keep an eye on 95-year-old neighbor Dorrit Stagg and on Saturday they made sure she'd have a sturdy rail to hold onto when she enters and leaves her home.

The railings of Stagg's front steps were in bad shape and "Christmas Elves," who declined to be named, chipped in to pay for All Ironworks of Hoboken to ...

Fifth Annual American Red Cross Blood Drive in Honor of Chatham's Michael DiMaggio Sunday, Dec. 9 at Chatham High

CHATHAM, NJ - The fifth annual "Stay Strong Michael" Red Cross blood drive is set for Sunday, Dec. 9 at Chatham High School.

Chatham's Michael DiMaggio was severely injured when he was struck by a car while walking on a Main Street sidewalk, the American Red Cross has turned the anniversary of the accident into a positive with the fifth annual blood drive in his ...

Water Main Break in Chatham Borough at Intersection of Lincoln Avenue and Cherry Lane

CHATHAM, NJ - A water main break at the intersection of Lincoln Avenue and Cherry Lane in Chatham Borough on Friday afternoon has caused the road to be closed until further notice.

According to Chatham Borough Police Officer Roy George, the break could affect the water pressure for Fairmount Avenue residents, as well as residents in the immediate area because of the valve ...

Chatham High AP Art Students Paint Mural in Children's Room at Apostle House in Newark

Chatham High AP Art Students Hannah Wetter and Naomi Ross have volunteered to paint a mural in the new children's room at the Apostle House shelter in Newark.

The CHS students started the project a couple of days ago and are aiming to finish by the new year.

The Apostle House, Newark, NJ, provides help for at-risk families and individuals.


Chatham Turkey Trot Raises $27,000 for Chatham Township Fire Department, Diabetes Research; Gironda, Tato Win Trophies

CHATHAM, NJ - The 10th annual Chatham Turkey Trot set a record for participants and money raised on Thanksgiving morning.

Alec Gironda won the 5K men's race in 17:51 and Emily Tato was the first woman to cross the finish line in 19:24.

Also taking home trophies were 5K boys winner Alex Rosenberg, who clocked 22:20 and girls winner Juliana Falzarano in 24:48.

Tommy ...

Chatham Corpus Christi Families Provide Over 600 Turkeys for Thanksgiving Meals in Paterson and Passaic

Men’s Society Collects Record Number of Turkeys

CHATHAM, NJ — The annual Thanksgiving turkey and food drive at Corpus Christi Parish resulted in record donations this year. The parish collected more than 600 turkeys that will be shared with Our Lady of Victory in Patterson and St. Anthony’s in Passaic.
A steady stream of parishioners arrived at the church on Sunday morning, ...

Chatham Resident 'Spanky' Displays 15th Annual 'Snow Village' Which Opens Nov. 25 at the Chatham Emergency Squad's

CHATHAM, NJ - In celebration of the holiday season, the Chatham Emergency Squad is pleased to present the 15th annual Winter Wonderland / “Snow Village” at its Chatham Borough building, located at 31 North Passaic Street, beginning on Sunday, November 25 and continuing through December 27, 2018.

The impressive display consists of more than 100 Department 56 model houses, cars and ...


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Chatham Turkey Trot Presents $10,000 to Chatham Township Volunteer Fire Department

December 11, 2018


The Chatham Turkey Trot ( presented a check for $10,000 to the Chatham Township Volunteer Fire Department following its 10th Annual Race.


Thanks to All Who Supported the 10th Annual Chatham Turkey Trot

December 5, 2018

Dear Editor:

I’m pleased to report that the 10th Annual Chatham Turkey Trot was our most successful race ever! The event had nearly 1,000 runners and raised more than $27,000 benefiting our first repsonders and diabetes research and education, including the Chatham Township Volunteer Fire Department, the Diabetes Research Institute, the Chatham Emergency Squad and The Barton Center for ...