Government

Triple Crown: City of Summit Earns Three Awards at NJ League of Municipalities Conference

SUMMIT, The City of Summit contingent that traveled to the New Jersey League of Municipalities Conference in Atlantic City this past week brought home three awards. The City was recognized for the following:

Sustainable Jersey Certification - Silver Level / Champion Designation

The City of Summit achieved Sustainable Jersey certification at the Silver Level and was awarded a Champion Designation for scoring the most points in the Sustainable Jersey certification program in the medium population category. Summit has previously earned this distinction in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2014.

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Innovation in Governance Award

The City was recognized for its Ridesharing Technology as a Parking Solution project. The award recognizes an "exemplary local government activity or project that exhibits creative and practical approaches to local problems and concerns."

Best Web . Social Media (Class C Municipality)

In the 56th Annual Municipal Public Information Contest sponsored by the Rutgers Center for Government Services, New Jersey Municipal Management Association and New Jersey State League of Municipalities.

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Mon, December 11, 10:00 AM

Summit Free Public Library, Summit

Terrific Twos Storytime

Arts & Entertainment Community Calendar Education

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Mon, December 11, 12:30 PM

Summit YMCA, Summit

Senior Holiday Luncheon at the YMCA

Religions And Spirituality

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Tue, December 12, 10:00 AM

Summit Free Public Library, Summit

Mother Goose Storytime

Arts & Entertainment Community Calendar Education

Summit Police Blotter

November 29, 2017

11/13 - At 1859 hours a report was taken for a suspicious incident that occurred between 2100 hours on 11/11 and 1000 hours on 11/12. The victim reported a gray Honda Accord had been parked in a driveway on Rotary Drive in the overnight hours, secured. Upon arriving back at the vehicle on 11/12 at approximately 1000 hours, the victim noticed the vehicle lock cylinder on the door had been damaged.

Video: Point View's Tells BNN Tax Reform Remains a 'Show Me' Issue

December 10, 2017

Point View Wealth Management's Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, John Petrides, live on BNN discussing recent moves in the market because of tax reform expectations:

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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 financial ...

Atlantic Health System's Dr. Mohamad Cherry Leads Meeting Session of Multiple Studies at Top International Blood Cancer Conference

Mohamad Cherry, MD, will lead a major session on new discoveries about the most common type of acute adult leukemia and help present results of four major blood cancer studies at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) 59th Annual Meeting, December 9-12 in Atlanta, GA.  The meeting is the world’s pre-eminent gathering of clinicians and researchers focused on blood diseases, who travel ...

Favor Value Over Growth for 2018

Pricey growth stocks have been all the rage in 2017, running circles around cheaper value plays. We believe that one of the most powerful forces in investing, reversion to the mean, may cause value stocks to outperform in 2018.  Position your portfolio accordingly.

Understand the Difference Between Value and Growth

Growth stocks are typically more expensive than value stocks.

Ain't That Grand?

Hometown Gal Comes Back to Hilltop City, Brings a Bit of 'Southern Hospitality' to Summit's Most Hospitable Address

Maybe you can go home again, after all.

Katie Ogden is a shining example that proves that twist on an age-old adage.

After seven years in Memphis, Ogden is home in the Hilltop City and she has found a new work home as well, recently becoming the front desk manager at the Grand Summit Hotel.

And, if there's a smidgen of a 'twang' seeping into the welcomes, can I help ...

The Floor Plan

For Luxury and Durability, Make LVP Your MVP

Combine durable vinyl with the realistic look of wood in a plank format and you have a surface that offers the best of all worlds, one that is the perfect flooring solution for any room in your home.

Luxury Vinyl Plank -- or 'LVP' flooring is:

Water Resistant
Durable
Soft Underfoot
Easy Care
Budget Friendly

Unlike natural woods, LVP can be used in areas where ...

AtlantiCast: Episode 008

On this week’s AtlantiCast, you’ll learn about a groundbreaking new clinical trial in the fight against pancreatic cancer, meet an award-winning child neurologist at Goryeb Children’s Hospital and hear about the new Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center at Atlantic Orthopedic Institute – plus stay tuned at the end to see our debut episode of the AtlantiCast Medical ...

Investors Bank October 2017 Fed Normalization Process

The Federal Reserve has increased interest rates twice this year and could do so again in December.  But the economy is hardly booming along and inflation remains tame.  Are the central bankers crazy?  No!  They simply are trying to add some monetary policy arrows to their largely empty quiver.

The near collapse of the world financial system in 2008, forced the Fed to take ...

Don't Let 'Old Man Winter' Drive You Crazy: Follow This Handy Seasonal Car Care Checklist

As if driving during nasty, cold conditions is not enough of a challenge, having 'car trouble' in the wintertime can be about as much fun as the farcical examples used in a satellite television provider commercial that pokes fun at the cable companies... you know, like getting paper cuts on your tongue, getting your arm caught in a vending  machine, spilling hot coffee ...

Who Loves to Clean? - We Do!

Cleaner Blending is all about making smarter, more transparent choices about every ingredient we add or eliminate.

It’s a tradition we’re carrying forward from our founder, who began Smoothie King by blending different fruits and vegetables with high-quality supplements that made him feel better.

Go on, take a look inside our blenders! We are making smarter ...

The Thought that Counts

The other day I was talking to our cat . . .  

Hmmm.  It says here that dogs are smarter than cats.

What are you reading, Mad Magazine?

No seriously, this article in the Times claims that a scientific study conducted at Vanderbilt University recently discovered that dogs have twice as many neurons as cats in the analytic part of their brains.

Yeah, but they only use a ...