Giving Back

February 18, 2019

Evan Skinner Elected President; Steve Davenport Elected Captain Mark Spinner Honored for 40 Years of Service; Peter Herslow for 35 Years of Service and Christine Grobert for 20 Years of Service On Saturday, February 9, the new administration of elected officers was presented by the Chatham ...

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BERKELY HEIGHTS, NJ, February 13, 2019 -- Fourteen-year-old Charlotte Egan of Chatham knows firsthand that cancer treatments can be exhausting and stressful—not only for cancer patients, but also for their caregivers and family members. After watching her father, Graeme, go through cancer treatment ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - They came, they ate, they voted. The Tri-County Scholarship Fund held its first "Chili Bowl" on Friday at Chatham Fish & Game and it was an unqualified success. "We raised enough money to send three financially needy students to Catholic school," Chatham's John Carini, one ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Woman's Club of Chatham will be dissolving after 100-plus years in May. But before it goes away, the Woman's Club is spreading its reserve funds to the Chatham Community. On Monday night at the Borough of Chatham Council meeting, Woman's Club of Chatham President Terry ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Tyler Kidd became the latest member of his family to join the Chatham Borough Volunteer Fire Department when he was sworn into the junior firemen's auxiliary at the regular meet of the Borough of Chatham Council on Monday night. The 16-year-old Kidd joins his father, Donald, and ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Senior Center of the Chathams held its eighth annual donor's luncheon on Sunday and it drew a crowd of more than 120. The luncheon is held each year to thank the many donors who help cover the yearly expenses of the center. "It's become an event," Jim Connelly, president of ...

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Chatham Turkey Trot President Curt Ritter presented a check in the amount of $1,000 to Chatham Emergency Squad President Evan Skinner from the proceeds of last year’s event on Thanksgiving morning November 22, 2018. The 2018 event included nearly 1,000 participants, a record number in its 10-year ...

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CHATHAM, NJ – For three generations Weichert Chatham has accentuated giving back to the community, and that has been particularly evident through their big-hearted efforts over the last six months. From their Christmas in July celebration to the Suicide Prevention Walk, the Halloween Costume Drive ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Super Bowl is a national event, but Chatham resident John Carini is providing a pre-Super Bowl warmup activity - the "Chili Bowl" - a contest that will raise funds for the Tri-County Scholarship Fund. Carini, a member of the Tri-County board, and Kristin Shannon, both of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris County Sheriff's officers came to the Malcolm Forbes Amphitheater at the Morristown Medical Center to make a donation and remember one of their own who was lost to breast cancer on Wednesday. "We don't forget," James Gannon, Morris County Sheriff, said. "Lisa di Palma ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham Athletic Boosters Club presented a check for $6,000 to the James A. Pinaire III Foundation on Saturday night before the boys basketball game played at Chatham High. The donated funds were provided by proceeds collected during the Cougar Classic held after Christmas. The ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - For eight years, Chatham High School and the ECLC School of New Jersey have been partnered up through the Play Unified Club at Chatham High School. ECLC is a school for students with intellectual disabilities from many towns in New Jersey, which aims to prepare its students for a ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - For over 100 years, the Woman’s Club of Chatham has been positively impacting the educational and civic enrichment of the Chatham community through humanitarian activities and charitable grants. At its annual holiday celebration, the organization’s Co-Presidents Terry Kandalaft and ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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, ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- Currently there is a severe blood shortage, said the American Red Cross. The organization is seeking blood and platelet donors to avoid delays in medical care for patients.  During September and October, the Red Cross collected over 21,000 fewer blood and platelet donations than ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Boy Scout Troop 8 and the Chatham United Methodist Church will hold their annual "Turkey Drive" to benefit the Community Food Bank on Saturday, Nov. 17. Donors can drop off frozen turkeys at the Main Street entrance to the Chatham Middle School between 9 a.m. and 2 ...

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GREEN VILLAGE, NJ - The Green Village Fire Department held its annual Veterans Day Ceremony on the triangle Sunday. Janet Doherty of the Green Village auxiliary made the introductions and Pastor Annie Williams of the Green Village Methodist Church offered prayers for the Veterans. Vocalist ...

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Six years in, the magic is still alive at Chatham Education Foundation’s highly anticipated Trivia Night. The wildly popular game mesmerized close to 400 players, who descended upon Fish & Game and Mountainview gym on November 3rd bearing striking costumes, heaping platters of carefully curated ...

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GILLETTE, NJ - Barbara Montague pointed to some of her role models, Chatham Township legend Alice Lundt and her grandmother, Vida Bowman Drum, as her inspiration to "Give back to your community," something she never forgot from a speech she heard in Cincinnati many years ago. Longtime Chatham ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - To honor the loss of a cousin, two local girls are delivering more treats than tricks this Halloween season.  Sisters, Sofia, 16, and 13-year-old Ali Dorrego of Chatham Township have created a fundraiser to benefit the Goryeb Children’s Hospital at Morristown Medical ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham couple, Barbara and Monty Montague, will be the recipients of the Chatham Jaycees 58th annual "Distinguished Service Award" on Tuesday, Oct. 30. The Chatham Jaycees welcome the Chatham community to attend the reception for the Montagues set for 7 p.m. at Long Hill Tavern, ...

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