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Status Report # 11: Broad Street West Update

June 11, 2021

Dear Friends, 

This is my penultimate semi-annual Council status report.  As many of you will recall, when I was first running in 2015, I started something called “Naidu’s Notes” after a friend suggested that I share my perspective on the city’s major issues.  

In this report, I will focus exclusively on where we are with Broad Street West ...

Memorial Day in Summit - Thank You Hilltoppers, With A Request...

My family moved to Summit nearly five years ago, and we have been thrilled to settle in a beautiful, well-managed town with a very engaged community.  As a Navy Veteran, I was excited to see the tremendous participation this Memorial Day, with a parade and commemoration on the Village Green that was highlighted by members of both major political parties at our Common Council meeting as a ...

Skills, Experience, and the Future of Summit

June 11, 2021

Dear Neighbors,

My name is Andy Minegar and I'm running for a Ward 1 seat on Summit Council. My wife, Sarah, and I have called Summit home for the past nine years. Like you, I love Summit and want our community to thrive. In the coming months, we will see exciting opportunities and new challenges that will define the future of our city, and I believe I have the unique experience and skills ...

What's Best for Summit

Dear Neighbor,

Many of you already know this…but, for those of you whom I’ve yet to meet, I would like you also to know that Summit holds a very special place in my heart. I am genuinely grateful for the opportunity of having served you all for more than 30 years as a police officer, and ultimately (for the last 9 years) as the Chief of Police. Although I have not actually lived ...

Summit Fire Department Blotter - April, 2021

Summit Fire Department responded to a total of 135 incidents in the month of April 2021, including: 

04/03/21 at 9:48 PM. FD responded to a Beechwood Road address for an odor of burning indoors. On arrival a check of the interior was conducted by FD. FD confirmed a burning odor coming from the basement. An exterior check of the home discovered a mulch fire adjacent to the front porch of ...

Summit Police Blotter

June 2, 2021

5/3/2021— Peter Hedley, 42, of Summit was arrested and charged with simple assault. Mr. Hedley was processed and released with a pending court date.  

5/8/2021— Erika Gonzalez, 31, of Summit was arrested and charged with simple assault. Ms. Gonzalez was processed and released with a pending court date. 

5/11/2021— Warris Adenuga, 25, of Newark was ...

Summit EMS Report - May, 2021

Summit’s EMS Volunteers answered 161 emergency calls in May.  These included 96 medical emergencies: 24 falls; 10 motor vehicle accidents, including two cars into a pole or tree, and one into a building; 15 traumatic injuries; two cases of overdose or poisoning; nine responses to a medical alarm, and one response to an animal bite. Squad Volunteers also provided two 'lift ...

LISTEN: Peapack Private Wealth's Dietze Whether Rising Inflation is Transitory or More Permanent

June 15, 2021

Peapack Private Wealth Management's David Dietze discussed the markets and investing with Carol Massar and Tim Stenovec live on Bloomberg Radio, including sharing some top dividend paying stocks:

With Trust and Integrity, Peapack Private provides comprehensive financial, tax, fiduciary and investment advice to individuals, families, privately-held ...

JESPY Clients to Participate in Juneteenth Activities

SOUTH 0RANGE - As people across the country prepare to commemorate Juneteenth as either a state holiday or day of observance, JESPY House and its clients will give recognition by participating in several holiday-focused activities.

JESPY’s modern-day acknowledgements include several client group sessions on Saturday, June 19, 2021. ‘What is Juneteenth?’ will be an in-person ...

Summit Real Estate Report - April, 2021

Prominent Property 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 April 2021.

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Bitcoin: Digital Tulips or Financial Innovation?

In the fall of 2017, not many people had heard of Bitcoin. Months later, after an historic boom and bust, most every investor was aware of this new “cryptocurrency,” but many were still unsure what it was – and even more viewed it as uninvestable. Fast forward three years, and we’ve seen the resurgence of this digital currency, its extremely speculative ...

Community Conversations: Living with Scoliosis

Does your child have scoliosis? Do you know what the signs are? Find out on the next Community Conversation where Jason Lowenstein, MD, medical director of Atlantic Health System’s Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center, shares how it’s diagnosed and explains why early identification is key to treating spinal deformity.


How to Create the Perfect Relationship with Your Designer

How do you build a rewarding relationship with your interior designer? CWI.DESIGN principal designer Rachel Kapner knows all about it. "Making a happy client is really what I feed off of," she shares."If I have a new client, I'll know if it's a client for life: whether it's one house, moving to another house, a second home, third home, wherever. I'll feel confident ...

Home Wreckers

I woke the other morning in predawn light to a startling, ratatatat outside my bedroom window. It was a woodpecker wantonly jackhammering holes into the side of my house.

The house that we had just finished painting. The stoic house that after too many years of neglect, we had finally got around to repairing.

As with many families, the pandemic afforded us the opportunity and energy to ...