Dad in the Box

  • Here Today

    November 20, 2022

    Last week I lost over a billion dollars. Yes, billion with a B.

    Fortunately my initial investment was only four dollars, so I don't feel too bad. But still, to see a billion dollars in ...

  • Ghost Wanted

    I wish my house was haunted.

    I feel kind of left out, like restless dead people don’t care about me.

    We live in an old house built at the turn of the century. The century before this one.

  • No Good Deed

    “I can walk just fine,” she asserted firmly, though it sounded more like “I kinwok jisvine.”

    I was happy she wasn’t wearing heels, because she could barely stand, let ...

  • Most Likely To

    They call it adolescephobia. Fear of high school reunions.

    Unless you never attended high school, I don’t think I need to explain this. Because no matter how long you have been out of your ...

  • The Felidaen Era

    As the UK continues to mourn the loss of Her Majesty Elizabeth II, I wonder what more could possibly be said about the Queen that hasn’t already been stated ad nauseum.

    That’s why I ...

6 Ways to Balance Your Immune System

With flu season and winter just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about your immune health. While many people seek ways to boost their immune system, it’s more important to balance it.

What’s the difference? “When you boost your immune system, you may make it respond too aggressively to infection, which can push you towards autoimmunity and increase your ...

Another Bad Idea For Summit!

December 2, 2022

I am writing this Letter to the Editor because I am NOT able to say what needs to be said about the closing of Maple Street and give you the FACTS within my three minutes afforded by the City Council. Closing Maple Street would be a LIFE CHANGING AND HISTORICAL EVENT. 

In 1904 the City of Summit lowered the train tracks at Union ...

Upcoming Events

Sun, December 04
06:00 PM — 08:00 PM

St Teresa of Avila Church - Memorial Hall, Summit

Advent True Presence Night - The Vigil ...

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Sun, December 04
01:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Zumbini with Allie, New Providence

HOLIDAY FAIR: Small Business Vendor ...

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Tue, December 06
07:30 PM — 11:45 PM

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Summit Police Blotter

November 28, 2022

11/21/2022 — At 0823 hours a report was taken for a theft that occurred at a Morris Avenue business. The victim stated they left their laptop in a conference room unoccupied between the hours of 0700 and 1100 on 11/18/22. Taken was a silver Lenovo Thinkpad valued at $1500.  

11/22/2022 — At 1453 hours a report was taken for a theft that occurred at a Morris ...

Summit EMS Report - Sept. / Oct., 2022

After answering 201 calls in August, Summit’s EMS Volunteers responded to 204 emergency calls during September and 182 in October.  Responses for the two-month period included 258 medical emergencies; 33 falls; 24 motor vehicle accidents, including five on a highway and two into a building; 20 traumatic injuries; 17 cases of overdose or poisoning; eight responses to a medical alarm; ...

Audition Registration Open for Paper Mill Playhouse’s Competitive Summer Musical Theater Conservatory

December 2, 2022

 

 

 

(December 1, 2022 - Millburn, NJ) Paper Mill Playhouse, (Mark S. Hoebee-Producing Artistic Director, Michael Stotts-Executive Director) recipient of the Tony Award for Regional Theatre, will hold auditions for students to be a part of the theater’s prestigious Summer Musical Theater Conservatory and Musical Theater Technique Intensive for 2023 ...

David Dietze of Peapack Private Wealth Management to Appear on The Claman Countdown TODAY on Fox Business TV

David Dietze of Peapack Private Wealth Management will appear live on The Claman Countdown on Fox Business TV at 3:55 ET today Friday, 12/2/22, discussing how the Dow has entered a new bull market after best two month gain since 1938 despite uncertainty over inflation, potential recession, and continued Fed rate hikes. 

For more information about Peapack Private Wealth Management, click ...

Summit Real Estate Report - October, 2022

Prominent Properties Sotheby's International Realty's regional Summit office provides an inside look at the Summit real estate market, utilizing Garden State Multiple Listing Service statistics illustrating the numbers and trends that tell the story.

This edition of the Summit Real Estate Report details information from October 2022.

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FirstEnergy Employees Light the Way for 25 Years

A photo gallery of FirstEnergy through the years is available on Flickr.

In November 1997, two electric utilities from America’s heartland, Ohio Edison Company of Akron, Ohio, and Cleveland, Ohio-based Centerior Energy, joined to form FirstEnergy Corp. The union created a stronger organization with greater resources to safely deliver power to 2.2 million customers in Ohio and ...

Try 4 New Ways to Trim Holiday Waste This Year

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the amount of trash generated by American households can jump an average of 25 percent between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve. Union County residents can help reduce excess waste at home by exploring new opportunities to conserve resources.

“Cutting down on waste at the source is important, and we also want to make sure that ...

Here Today

Last week I lost over a billion dollars. Yes, billion with a B.

Fortunately my initial investment was only four dollars, so I don't feel too bad. But still, to see a billion dollars in personal wealth go poof at the drop of a hat, or in this case a powerball, is pretty hard to swallow.

OK, you can argue that I never really had a billion dollars, but between the time I bought my lottery ...

Agent Spotlight: Roman Drukarov

Roman Drukarov, Sales Associate in the Livingston office, is your go to agent for commercial real estate! One of the principal members of our Commercial Real Estate division, he has a long history in finance that forms the foundation of his real estate experience. After graduating Summa Cum Laude from Rutgers’ Business School, Roman worked as a Mortgage-backed Security Pricing Analyst for ...