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Summit YMCA, Library Partner Host to College Admissions Process Series

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A representatives from Fairleigh Dickinson University will be part of the college application and admissions information series. Credits: facebook.com/fairleighdickinsonuniversity
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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Free Public Library and the Summit Area YMCA have partnered to provide the students and parents helpful information on the college application and admissions process.

Admissions representatives and college experts will be on hand to offer ways in which applicants can best prepare and set themselves apart. Three events, each from 7 - 8 p.m. at the Summit Free Public Library -- will be featured, including: 

April 5 - "Benefits of Attending a Two-Year College First"
Bea Rodriguez, Union County College Admissions Representative 

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April 19 - "Demystifying the College Search and Application Process"  
Carolyn Mulligan, College Consultant - Insider's Network

April 26 - "Admissions 101"
Candice Duckworth, Admissions Representative, Fairleigh Dickinson University

For more information, contact Julie Wagenblast at julie.wagenblast@thesay.org or call 908-273-3330, ext. 1140.

The Summit Free Public Library is located at 75 Maple Street.

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Millburn/Short Hills

National Weather Service Issues Heat Advisory thru Sunday for Millburn Township

June 30, 2018

MILLBURN, NJ —  A heat wave rolling into the area is expected to last through Sunday, with the National Weather Service (NWS) calling for a heat advisory for Millburn Township through 12:00 pm Sunday. However, an excessive heat watch runs through Monday evening. 

According to the NWS, the heat index values are projected in the mid to upper 90s today and ...

Three High-End Retailers Hit by Thefts; Millburn Police Investigating

June 28, 2018

On June 19, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Crawn responded to Neiman Marcus on a theft report. Neiman Marcus personnel report a black male wearing a red hat, black winter coat, and tan backpack concealed 2 pairs of headphones valued at $498.00 in his backpack and left the store without making payment. The incident is under investigation by the Millburn Police Detective Bureau.

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Second Millburn Summer Concert Set for Sunday, July 8

July 4, 2018

MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn Short Hills Summer Concerts in the Park program will hold its second concert of the season featuring “Soul Groove” this Sunday, July 8th (7:00pm-8:30 pm). All of the concerts are free of charge and take place in Taylor Park on Main Street. 

Soul Groove comes back again this year to the summer concert series  Together ...

Authorities are Seeking Assistance in Finding Victim’s Family 

NEWARK, NJ – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino announced today that authorities are seeking the public’s assistance in locating relatives of Gilbert Garcia, a/k/a Geovanny Gonzales, who died on Friday, June 22, 2018 after being assaulted in Newark. Garcia was attacked on Raymond Boulevard near Penn Station in the early morning hours of June 22. He was ...

Fourth of July Vacations Mean Increased Need for Blood Donations

New Jersey Blood Services, a division of New York Blood Center Calls on Residents to Donate Blood Throughout the Holiday Period

NEW BRUNSWICK  – New Jersey Blood Services/New York Blood Center announced a blood emergency in the run up to summer, but with the 4th of July approach, NYBC is renewing those calls. With the holiday falling mid-week, many people go on vacation or use ...

5 Things You Should Know About Your Air Conditioner

How an air conditioner works

Air conditioners use refrigeration to cool indoor air. When a liquid converts to a gas, it absorbs heat. This process is called phase conversion. Air conditioners use phase conversion by forcing refrigerants to evaporate and condense over and over in a closed system of coils. 

What air conditioner filters do

Filters remove particles from the air, keeping ...