Hilltop Happenings

Area Resident Forms Local MOPS Group Enabling Working Moms to Meet at Night

Credits: facebook.com/MOPS.Int/photos

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - There is now a local Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) group designed with working mothers in mind, thanks to area resident Courtney Mallon, a working mom herself from New Providence.

About a year ago, Mallon went looking for a mom’s group that met at night and couldn’t find one, so she started one for working moms in the Summit, New Providence, Berkeley Heights, Chatham and Watchung area.

“It’s a great way to take a break and connect with other moms with littles who are going through similar things,” said Mallon.

Sign Up for E-News

Mothers of Preschoolers -- and by preschoolers, the group refers to children in the womb through elementary school - meet "to encourage, unite and grow together as women and moms." The group meets on the first Wednesday of each month in the Lounge Room at Summit's Central Presbyterian Church. The group's first meeting of the 2017-18 school year will take place October 4, beginning at 7 p.m. 

Central Presbyterian Church is located at 70 Maple Street. Those attending are asked to enter the church from Elm Street, through the glass doors.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News


Summit Fire Department Blotter

01/01/2018 9:26 am     FD dispatched to a motor vehicle accident, car vs. pole in front of 196 GLENSIDE AVENUE.  On arrival occupant was out of the vehicle.  Summit EMS assumed patient contact. FD made notification to the power company to make repairs.  Summit PD remained on scene for traffic control and road closure until repairs were made.

01/02/2018 7:36 pm ...

Summit Police Blotter

March 12, 2018

3/3 - Daniel T. Lipkin, 20, of Millington was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana, possession of paraphernalia and possession of an alcoholic beverage under legal age. Mr. Lipkin was processed and released with a pending court date.

3/3 - Taurino Alday-Benitez, 28, of Summit was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated. Mr. Alday-Benitez was processed and released with ...

OLP Presents 'Screenagers' a Documentary on Growning Up in the Digital Age

March 17, 2018

Our Lady of Peace Church and Academy in New Providence will be hosting a special screening of the movie "Screenagers" regarding a very important topic for families and youth – “Growing up in the Digital Age.” The movie delves into the important and current topic of children and teenagers and their use of social media and digital devices. The movie is appropriate for ...

Video: Point View's Petrides Talks Cryptocurrency and Mobile Payment Trends

Point View Wealth Management's Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, John Petrides, live on Cheddar.com discussing the trends in mobile payments and cryptocurrencies:


​​​For nearly 25 years, Point View Wealth Management, Inc. has been working with families in Summit and beyond, providing customized portfolio management services and comprehensive ...

Profit from Recent Volatility with Stock Market Bargains

Markets retreated in February, the worst down month in two years. A record surge in volatility caused several ETFs designed as leveraged bets on low volatility to plunge, with at least one being forced to liquidate and hand its investors a near total loss.

The Causes of February’s Market Retreat

The initial catalyst for the sell off was inflation. The January jobs report showed ...


AtlantiCast: Episode 13

On this episode of AtlantiCast, new clinical studies in the fields of cardiology and immunotherapy, national and statewide recognitions for Atlantic Health System medical centers and the inaugural AtlantiCast Collab Challenge!


Learn a Language @ Your Library

Anyone can learn a language at the Summit Free Public Library!

Did you know that the Summit Library has a subscription to Muzzy Club? Funded by a grant from the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Muzzy Club is an online resource that allows Summit Library cardholders of all ages to learn a new language. Languages in Muzzy Club include British and American English, Spanish, ...