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Bourbon and Bubbles for a Great Cause

SUMMIT, NEW JERSEY, November 7, 2015 – This event will tickle your nose and warm your heart. Kick off the holiday season with a taste of "Bourbon & Bubbles!"

 This special charity evening hosted by the Summit Junior Fortnightly Club has something for everyone. The party features a North American whisky tasting, hosted by Joe Gratkowski, Master of Whisky, plus Champagne cocktails, heavy appetizers, a silent auction and a tricky tray with prizes donated by popular local restaurants and other upscale retailers. 

Proceeds will benefit ECLC of New Jersey, a nonprofit, based in Chatham, that provides education, careers and lifelong community to children and adults with special needs, including  autism spectrum disorder, Down syndrome or severe learning or language disabilities.  

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Bourbon & Bubbles will be held at Twin Maples in Summit on Saturday, Nov. 14, at 7:30 p.m. You can purchase tickets for $65 each, online at: sjfclub.org.

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The Summit Junior Fortnightly Club (SJFC) is a women’s club dedicated to volunteerism, fund-raising, community service and social activities.  

Established in 1970, ECLC of New Jersey is an accredited, nonprofit providing: "Education, Careers and Lifelong Community" to people with special needs.  ECLC has schools in Chatham and Ho-Ho-Kus, educating nearly 300 students, from ages 5-21. After graduation, ECLC offers employment opportunities through an affiliate, Community Personnel Services, based in Chatham, or placement in the P.R.I.D.E. adult day program, which has centers in Florham Park and Paramus. Learn more about ECLC at www.eclcofnj.org.

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Summit Fire Department Blotter

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Summit Police Blotter

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2/1 - At 0955 hours a report was taken for a theft of a street sign. The unlawful incident occurred between an unknown time frame on Pine Grove Avenue. Value of the street sign was not immediately available at the time of the report.

2/5 - Roberto C. Noel-Berman, 23, of Summit was arrested and charged with possession of CDS. Mr. Noel-Berman was released with a pending court date.

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Assistance Programs Available for JCP&L Customers to Help with Winter Heating Bills

February 16, 2018

As the cold weather continues, financial assistance programs are available for Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) customers who need help with winter heating bills.

Assistance to qualifying JCP&L customers is available through the Lifeline, Universal Service Fund (USF), Weatherization, Payment Assistance for Gas and Electric (PAGE) and New Jersey SHARES programs.

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Video: Point View's Deitze Tell CNBC Fed is 'On Track' for March Rate Hike

Point View Wealth Management's Founder, President and Chief Investment Strategist, David Dietze, live on CNBC on how to position your portfolio despite more volatility:

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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 ...

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The new tax law is predicted to reduce significantly the number of taxpayers who itemize deductions.  That has some concerned about charitable giving. There are ways for taxpayers who do not itemize deductions to give to charity and still receive some tax benefits.

Give from your IRA. Those aged 70-1/2 or older, who must take required minimum distributions from retirement accounts, can ...

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On this episode of the AtlantiCast Medical Minute, we’ll take you inside the Atlantic Orthopedic Institute’s Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center, with the center’s director, Jason Lowenstein, MD.

Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1M7euCp86-c

Let the Games Begin

I am truly awed by the Olympics.  Watching these superb young athletes on TV inspires me to renew my membership to the gym and pursue my lifelong dream of taking home the gold.  

 

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Most people who use the Summit Free Public Library are familiar with our video collection: thousands of DVDs and nearly 800 BluRays -- and growing!

In addition to recent box-office hits and Hollywood classics, we have foreign films, anime, and musical performances from Aida to ZZ Top. Binge-watch a must-see TV series, discover a new one, or introduce your kids to your childhood ...