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Summit Police Department's Nicole Griffiths Among Junior League of Summit Scholarship Recipients

June 1, 2020

SUMMIT, NJ - Summit Police Department Administrative Assistant to the Chief of Police Nicole (Nikki) Griffiths is among the Junior League of Summit (JLS) 2020 Scholarship recipients, having been awarded the Junior League's Continuing Education Scholarship. Griffiths is joined by Domenico Deluca (Governor Livingston HS), Mikayla Meyler (Chatham HS), Jill Zimmerman (Governor ...

Academy Award-Winning Hilltopper Alum Marshall Curry Interviewed as Part of Summit Film Society's 'Virtual Conversation Series' June 3

SUMMIT, NJ - Reverend Charles Rush will interview Academy Award-winner and Summit High Class of 1988 alum Marshall Curry as The Film Society of Summit and Christ Church of Summit co-host part three of the 'Virtual Conversation Series' on June 3, beginning at 7 p.m. The discussion will be held via Zoom and is free to join.   

Curry won the ...

Monica Boyd, Kate Morrison to Serve as Summit Junior Fortnightly Club 2020-21 Co-Presidents

SUMMIT, NJ - Monica Boyd of Summit and Kate Morrison of New Providence will serve as Summit Junior Fortnightly Club (SJFC) co-presidents as the organization debuted its 2020-21 Board of Directors. The duo succeed Brianne Finnegan and Megan Vartan, both of Summit, and will be joined by a group of women with a variety of personal, educational, and professional backgrounds who share the ...

Net Gain: Tatlock Tennis Courts Set to Reopen

SUMMIT, NJ - The Tatlock Park tennis courts will reopen May 30. To make a required court reservation -- available in 90-minute blocks -- players are directed to visit summitcommunityprograms.com.

Reservation blocks open at 4:30 p.m. two days before the desired date of play and remain open until 4:30 p.m. the day before.

Regulations and health safety protocols ...

Pole Position: Summit Again Salutes Its 'Hometown Heroes'

SUMMIT, NJ - For the third consecutive year, the 'Hometown Heroes' program banners are in place throughout downtown, as Summit honors it veterans on Memorial Day. The banners -- which feature the names, images and dates of service of active military and veterans -- will be displayed on City of Summit streets through Labor Day.

The 2020 iteration of the program ...

SUMMIT, NJ - The Fortnightly Club of Summit is inviting area graduates to commemorate their accomplishment by taking photos under a congratulatory banner at historic Twin Maples estate. The photo opportunity is free and open to students from any grade, high school or college around the Summit area.

Graduates may pose with family or pets outside on the front steps ...

A Virtual Swap: Summit Free Market Goes Digital

SUMMIT, NJ - The top swap in the Hilltop City -- the Summit Free Market program -- now has established a digital home on Facebook as the group 'Virtual Summit Free Market'. The Free Market's spring event was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which will also impact the possibility of hosting a fall event at the Free Market's new actual home ...

SDI 'Insta-gates' Downtown Summit Photo Identification Contest

SUMMIT, NJ - Patterned after the old newspaper game “Where Is This?” -- which asked readers to identify the subject and location of a published photo -- Summit Downtown, Inc. (SDI) is hosting 'See Summthing in Summit' through Memorial Day.

'See Summthing in Summit' plays out on Instagram @SummitDowntown, with a photo posted each day ...

Summit Family Aquatic Center Opening Date on Hold

SUMMIT, NJ - The opening date for the Summit Family Aquatic Center's (SFAC) 2020 season is still yet to be determined, which means that the facility will not open as originally planned on Memorial Day. A determination on when -- and if -- to open the SFAC in late June will be made once guidelines are issued from the State of New Jersey. 

The delay results ...

The Connection and Summit FLAG Host Virtual 'SuperHero Fun Run' May 23

SUMMIT, NJ - The Connection is teaming up with the Front Line Appreciation Group of Summit to host a virtual 1-mile 'Superhero Fun Run' to support actual local Summit superheroes -- the front line healthcare workers and first responders -- on Saturday, May 23.

Participation is free and all are encouraged to wear their favorite superhero costume, shirt, cape, shield -- or ...

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Summit Police Blotter

May 30, 2020

05/13 - At 1110 hours a report was taken for a theft from a Broad Street business of soft top covers for a Jeep Wrangler style vehicle. The victim reported the incident occurred sometime within the prior thirty days, when six (6) Jeep Wrangler soft tops were stolen from the property. The victim reported the combined value at the time of the report was approximately $18,000.00. 

05/13 - At ...

Summit EMS Report - April, 2020

Summit’s EMS Volunteers answered 135 emergency calls for help in April. These included 91 medical emergencies: eight motor vehicle accidents, including a rollover, a head-on collision, and a person trapped; 10 traumatic injuries; 10 falls; five reports of poisoning or overdose; one allergic reaction; and two responses to a medical alarm. Squad Volunteers also ...

VIDEO: Point View's Dietze Reviews Investment Opportunities as Market Looks Forward

June 1, 2020

What five stocks should you add to your portfolio today? Point View’s David Dietze Skypes live with Nicole Petallides:

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Point View Wealth Management is an SEC-registered investment adviser and part of Peapack Private Wealth Management. For over 25 years, Point View Wealth Management has been providing customized portfolio ...

We Still Need Your Help | Donation Drives at the Summit YMCA

Thank you so much for all you have done, with your help we have been able to entertain and feed countless families. But we are not done! Close to 100 Games have been donated and distributed to those in need but so many families could still use a way to stay engaged while staying safe at home. Our commitment to Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility has not and will not ...

Summit Real Estate Report - March, 2020

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 March, 2020.

Active Listings ...

Consumer Defensive Stocks – A Safe Port in the Storm?

As the Coronavirus grips much of the world, global travel and commerce have come to a screeching halt.  The last thing people want to think about is getting on an airplane, checking into a hotel or spending money on the latest fashions.  They are concerned about sourcing food, cleaning supplies, and the holy grail – toilet paper. 

Investors have long been drawn to consumer ...

Coronavirus Pandemic Adds to the Admiration as Hospital Honors Local EMS Members

Overlook Medical Center celebrated the work of the dedicated EMS first responders throughout the communities it serves with awards, gifts and other recognition as part of the national EMS Week, May 18–22.

“The first responders throughout our region have been our steadfast partners through the height of the pandemic, and their collaboration in caring for our patients during this ...

How to Relieve Zoom Fatigue

The purpose of this article is not to criticize Telehealth or Zoom meetings.  On the contrary. There are so many important benefits to virtual meetings(1), not the least of which is the ability to stay connected during this very critical period. My goal is to identify some of the concerns which have been raised about using virtual interactions and then summarize some ways to ...

Rules of Engagement

The unofficial start to summer has begun and people are emerging gingerly from their Covid-free lairs like bears from hibernation. And after months living in quarantine without pants or haircuts, the question on all of our minds as we contemplate going out in public is, how is this supposed to work?

Here are some useful etiquette tips to help you open up this summer.

There seems to be so ...