Home & Garden

November 30, 2018

The Department of Public Works final curbside collection of leaves will take place on Monday, December 3, 2018. Once the vacuum crews have passed your house they will not return for the season. Please do not place leaves at the curb after Sunday night, December 2nd.  On Tuesday, December 11th ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham Township Committee decided, 3-2, in favor of applying for a municipal grant that would help pay for the installation of a sidewalk on the west side of Fairmount Avenue - from Longwood Avenue to Southern Boulevard - in a vote taken at its regular meeting Thursday ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Last January, John Pryor heard what he thought were the sounds of a washing machine running in his basement. Then he realized that the washing machine wasn't running and went to see what was making the sound. What he saw was raw sewage pouring into his basement from a toilet.

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CHATHAM, NJ - The opening act for the Independent Hose Company, which has been performing during Chatham's Fourth of July Parade since 1955, resulted in minor facial burns that sent an adult "clown" to St. Barnabas Medical Center on Wednesday. The Chatham Borough Police reported that the injury ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - A black bear used a hydrangea to do a little flossing, took a nap and then left the backyard of Chatham Township residents Jeffrey Gerson and Caroline Yourcheck on Mother's Day. Below is their video taken at the Fairmount Avenue home.  

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CHATHAM, NJ - In response to complaints from residents about the wholesale clearing of healthy trees during new home construction, the Chatham Township Committee unanimously adopted a tree management ordinance Thursday at its regular meeting. Woodlawn Drive residents had come before the township ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Free tree seedlings will be available to Chatham Township residents in the month of April as part of the New Jersey Tree Recovery Campaign. This program helps communities replace trees damaged or destroyed by Superstorm Sandy. From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 28, residents ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Avid gardener Caroline Yourcheck was checking on the condition of her backyard foliage when she discovered a bear had visited her yard on Fairmount Avenue in the township on Tuesday morning.      

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Township Administrator Thomas Ciccarone gave his first public comments on the house fire that drove him from his home in January. He urged Chatham residents to contact their insurance agent and make sure that they have the proper coverage in case of a fire. He also advised ...

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