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Sat, October 20, 12:00 PM

Twin Maples, Summit

Free House Tours of Twin Maples

Home & Garden

Add to My Calendar 10/20/2018 12:00pm 10/20/2018 5:00pm America/New_York Free House Tours of Twin Maples

Twin Maples historic estate will be open to the public for free guided house tours as part of Union County’s Four Centuries in a Weekend.

Date: Saturday October 20 and Sunday October 21
Time: 12 noon – 5 pm
Location: Twin Maples, 214 Springfield Avenue, Summit
Cost: FREE

214 Springfield Avenue Summit, NJ 07901
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Sat, October 20, 1:30 PM

Summit Free Public Library, Summit

Step up to Health: Community Health Fair

Community Calendar Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 10/20/2018 1:30pm 10/20/2018 4:30pm America/New_York Step up to Health: Community Health Fair

The Summit Free Public Library, in partnership with Overlook Medical Center, will be hosting a Community Health Fair from 1:30-4:30pm. With a focus on wellness, the fair will have activities for all ages, including children and teens. Health care professionals from Overlook Medical Center will be providing free blood pressure and glucose screenings as well as staffing information tables and ...

75 Maple Street Summit, NJ 07901
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Sun, October 21, 8:00 AM

Summit Summer Farmers Market, Summit

Summit Farmers Market

Community Calendar Food & Drink Green Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 10/21/2018 8:00am America/New_York Summit Farmers Market

The Summit Farmers Market is back for its 23rd year! The market will be open 8 am-1 pm every Sunday, April 22-November 18. Visit the market to purchase high quality, locally grown and produced cheese, pickles, baked goods, honey, produce, bread, pasta, soap, wool, and more. Come early and stay late to enjoy all the market has to offer! For more details, visit summitfarmersmarket.com.

22 Deforest Ave. Summit, NJ 07901
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Sun, October 21, 10:00 AM

Summit Farmers Market, Summit

Summit Farmers Market Pumpkin Painting

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 10/21/2018 10:00am 10/21/2018 12:00pm America/New_York Summit Farmers Market Pumpkin Painting

*Please note date change!* Children of all ages are invited to embrace their inner artist and paint a pumpkin at the Summit Farmers Market on Sunday, October 21! For one day only, Summit Downtown, Inc. will be providing painting supplies for free! Stop by any of the farmers to purchase a pumpkin and bring it to the painting booth.

22 De Forest Avenue Summit, NJ 07901
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Sun, October 21, 12:00 PM

Twin Maples, Summit

Free House Tours of Twin Maples

Home & Garden

Add to My Calendar 10/21/2018 12:00pm 10/21/2018 5:00pm America/New_York Free House Tours of Twin Maples

Twin Maples historic estate will be open to the public for free guided house tours as part of Union County’s Four Centuries in a Weekend.

Date: Saturday October 20 and Sunday October 21
Time: 12 noon – 5 pm
Location: Twin Maples, 214 Springfield Avenue, Summit
Cost: FREE

214 Springfield Avenue Summit, NJ 07901
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Sun, October 21, 2:00 PM

Summit Free Public Library, Summit

Viva Vallenato Cumbia Band

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Add to My Calendar 10/21/2018 2:00pm 10/21/2018 3:00pm America/New_York Viva Vallenato Cumbia Band

Musica de Colombia! Free and fun! The rhythms will make you dance! The accordion will sing to your soul! Bring the kids--fun for the whole family! You'll be moving to the music, tapping your toes, and dancing the Cumbia!

This musical performance is made possible by funds from the Union County Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs, a partner of the New Jersey State Council on the ...

75 Maple Street Summit, NJ 07901
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Sun, October 21, 3:00 PM

The Connection, Summit

Yoga Nidra and Creative Writing Workshop

Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 10/21/2018 3:00pm 10/21/2018 4:30pm America/New_York Yoga Nidra and Creative Writing Workshop

Experience the ancient meditation technique called Yoga Nidra, taking you through the 5 layers of self for deep relaxation. You will reduce stress, become more mindful and balance your brain – unleashing your creative side. After the meditation, there will be an opportunity to express your heart through creative writing. Bring a pillow, blanket, & your journal.

Linda Wheeler is a ...

79 Maple Street Summit, NJ 07901
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Sun, October 21, 3:00 PM

Congregation Beth Hatikvah, Summit

Cafe Q, Meeting Place for LGBTQ Teens

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 10/21/2018 3:00pm 10/21/2018 5:00pm America/New_York Cafe Q, Meeting Place for LGBTQ Teens

Congregation Beth Hatikvah in Summit has announced the opening of Café Q, a non-denominational meeting place for LGBTQ teens, on Sunday, October 21. LGBTQ teens from Summit and surrounding towns are invited to drop in to meet, listen to music, enjoy some snacks, and just hang out in a safe and comfortable environment.

The brainchild of Beth Hatikvah president Cindy Wetter, Café Q ...

36 Chatham Road Summit, NJ 07901
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Sun, October 21, 6:30 PM

Wagner Farm Arboretum, Warren

Brite Nites 2018

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink Giving Back Green Home & Garden

Add to My Calendar 10/21/2018 6:30pm 10/21/2018 8:30pm America/New_York Brite Nites 2018

The 7th Annual WFA’s Brite Nites event is back with over 1,000 lighted pumpkin, a new “Barn of Fear”, food trucks, hot cocoa and dining pavilion. Due to overwhelming response and a weather cancellation we have added Sunday, Oct. 21 to the list of event dates. Meander down the “Pumpkin Path” and be mesmerized by the intricately carved pumpkins and displays. Try not to ...

197 Mountain Avenue Warren, NJ 07059
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Mon, October 22, 7:45 AM

17 Kent Place Boulevard, Summit

Monday Morning Yoga

Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 10/22/2018 7:45am 01/28/2019 7:45am America/New_York Monday Morning Yoga

Start off your week with relaxing yoga! Bring a mat and comfortable clothes as you are shown relaxing breathing and stretching by a yoga practitioner.

This activity is open to the public and free. Free Will offering welcome.

The United Methodist Church of Summit Summit, NJ 07901
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Mon, October 22, 6:30 PM

Clark

Essential Oils Seminar

Education Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 10/22/2018 6:30pm 10/22/2018 8:00pm America/New_York Essential Oils Seminar

Boxwood Junction, a nonprofit organization creating housing and employment opportunities for people with disabilities, is sponsoring a free presentation on the use of Young Living Essential Oils for people with disabilities on Monday, Oct. 22, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Bhakti Barn Yoga Center, 158 Spring Street, Millburn. This seminar will cover aromatherapy techniques, household cleaners, ...

PO Box 930 Clark, NJ 07066
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Tue, October 23, 10:00 AM

Summit Old Guard, new providence

Kean University's Place in Education at Summit ...

Education

Add to My Calendar 10/23/2018 10:00am 10/23/2018 11:30am America/New_York Kean University's Place in Education at Summit Old Guard Meeing

Richard Trabert, Kean University Trustee, will discuss how the university participates in the national trends and addresses the challenges facing higher education needs in the economy and current social settings, nationally and in particular New Jersey. The discussion will take place at the Summit Old Guard meeting on Tuesday October 23 at the New Providence Borough Hall starting at 10.00am. ...

New Providence Borough Hall new providence, NJ 07974
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Tue, October 23, 10:00 AM

The Summit Free Public Library, Summit

Mother Goose Morning Storytime & Songs!

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Add to My Calendar 10/23/2018 10:00am 10/23/2018 9:00pm America/New_York Mother Goose Morning Storytime & Songs!

Join us for stories, songs, and silly rhymes! A fun morning activity for babies and toddlers ages 6 months thru 2 years old and their parents & caregivers. Two sessions--10am and 10:30am!

75 Maple Street Summit, NJ 07901
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Wed, October 24, 9:00 AM

Madison

Wee Wednesdays - Free Fun for Toddlers

Education

Add to My Calendar 10/24/2018 9:00am 10/24/2018 7:00pm America/New_York Wee Wednesdays - Free Fun for Toddlers

Toddlers and the caregivers are invited to join these FREE events, sponsored by St. Vincent Martyr School.

Oct. 10 @ 10 a.m. Jump for Joy
Bounce with us at Destination Jump in Whippany.*
Oct. 17 @ 9 a.m. Mother Goose Magic
Magic & nursery rhymes with "Mother Goose" at SVMS.
Oct. 24 @ 9 a.m. Super Bubble Fun Time
Pop into SVMS for an amazing bubble show.
Oct. 31 @ 9 ...

26 Green Village Road Madison, NJ 07940
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Fri, October 26, 11:00 AM

The Connection, Summit

Ayurvedic Cooking

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 10/26/2018 11:00am 10/26/2018 12:30pm America/New_York Ayurvedic Cooking

Friday, October 12, 19, 26 & Nov 2 from 11:00 – 12:30pm
4 part Series by Florence Swanstrom

Ayurveda (the “science of life”) is a five-thousand year-old system of healthcare. This practice teaches Food-as-Medicine and uses easy daily routines based on the rhythms of nature in order to
balance our unique mind-body “types.” Participants must register for all 4 ...

79 Maple Street Summit, NJ 07901

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What's In It for Me?

October 19, 2018

Dear Summit friends and neighbors,

I have a selfish request. Would you please make a donation to the Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad during our annual fund drive so that I may continue to serve?  

Thank you.

Oh wait. You probably want an explanation.  

You see, I have been on the Squad for 15 years. Like most of my fellow EMS volunteers, I am a Summit resident and I am ...

Naidu is Strong Advocate for Council Responsiveness, Transparency

I am pleased to write in support of Council President David Naidu’s bid for reelection. I have known David since we served on the Environmental Commission together 10 years ago. Additionally, I have had the privilege to serve with and learn from David as a member of the Common Council for the past nine months.  

In his time on Council, David has always been a strong advocate for ...

Summit Fire Department Blotter

8/17/2018 11:25 am - FD dispatched to a DEBARY ROAD multi -family on a verbal report of a wire arcing in a tree behind the house  On arrival FD found rear service cables were missing spacers between 2 poles and the wires were touching. FD did not see any arcing or sparks. JCP&L was notified to respond and correct the problem.

8/18/2018 3:45 pm - FD dispatched to MOUNTAINSIDE ...

Summit Police Blotter

October 10, 2018

9/21 - Denzel J. Norris, 22, of Summit was arrested on a contempt of court warrant out of Springfield. Mr. Norris was processed and released with a pending court date.

9/21 - Matthew A. Fonseca, 21, of Summit was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana and possession/use of CDS. Mr. Fonseca was processed and released with a pending court date.


9/22 - Johnathan J.

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Vice President of Costa Rica Hosts Celebration at Union County College

October 19, 2018

ELIZABETH – The Costa Rican Consulate held a celebration of Costa Rica’s 197 years of independence at Union County College’s Elizabeth Campus on Sun., Sept. 23. The Vice President of Costa Rica, Epsy Campbell Barr, gave the keynote address. Elected earlier this year, Vice President Campbell Barr has the distinction of being the first woman of African descent to serve as Costa ...

Join Light the Night Walk for Blood Cancers on Saturday, Oct. 20

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night Walk is an annual event dedicated to shining a light on the urgent need for cures for blood cancers. During the walk, survivors and patients carry white lanterns, gold lanterns are carried by those walking in memory, and red lanterns are carried by supporters.

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society has been able to invest over $1 ...

Point View Q4 Newsletter Available Now

Point View Wealth Management's latest newsletter is here! Our Q4 page-turner includes:

Five Annuity Pitfalls
How to Pay for Long Term Care-And How Not to
The Long View: Stocks for the Next 20 Years
Retirement Income Strategies
ESG Investing

To access it now, click ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 21

On this week’s AtlantiCast, see who has the cleanest hands in health care, find out how Atlantic Health System is training the next generation of health care professionals, Overlook Medical Center joins the robot revolution and much more!

 

Are You Ready to Review Your Will?

Last Will and Testaments are a critical component to ensure your assets are protected and pass to the people/organizations you intended. However, some simple Wills have limitations and they are important to point out:


Last Will and Testaments serve to protect your family and your hard-earned wealth. A well written Will minimizes estate and inheritance taxes, appoints a guardian for your ...

Cheap Thrills

Let me ask you something.

 

If you had a couple hundred thousand dollars lying around, like in a penny jar or something, would you spend it on a trip to outer space knowing that it could potentially end, let’s say, not well?

 

Uber rich guys like Jeff Bezos and Sir Richard Branson are betting customers will.  At least customers with a few hundred large to ...

The ABCs of Fostering the Joy of Reading in Your Child: What’s a Leveled Reader?

Is your child’s classroom teacher asking students to read books on a specific level? If so, do you know your child’s current reading level? The best way to answer these questions is to ask your child’s teacher. Okay, you’ve checked with your child’s classroom teacher and he or she has shared your child’s reading level, but now you’re wondering how to ...