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January 27, 2022

More than two decades ago, we started our little Foundation and chose the iconic Summit Diner for our world headquarters. 


Summit is a little city with a huge heart. The Summit Diner has been a Summit landmark since 1929.  Through its doors walk a wide variety of people who speak numerous languages, practice a myriad of faiths, have many skin colors, have all sorts of ...

January 2022 Update

Dear Neighbors, 

This is the 36th month I have been serving on Summit’s Common Council. My first term is complete, and it is an incredible honor to have been re-elected and recently sworn-in for a second term. I promised to continue sharing my Vartan’s Views videos after every Council meeting and supplementing those brief updates with these longer ones on a bi-annual ...

Summit Police Blotter

January 5, 2022

12/03/2021 — At 0845 hours a report was taken for an unlawful entry to a vehicle parked at a Rotary Lane residence. The victim discovered their unlocked gray 2019 Infiniti QX60 was entered and rummaged through at some point during evening hours. Nothing was taken from the vehicle.  

12/03/2021 — At 1948 hours a report was taken for a shoplifting in progress. The ...

Summit EMS Report - December, 2021

Summit’s EMS Volunteers closed out a very busy 2021 by answering 179 emergency calls in December. These included 100 medical emergencies: 10 falls; 20 motor vehicle accidents, including one on a highway, one into a tree and two overturned vehicle accidents; 16 traumatic injuries, including one assault; four cases of overdose or poisoning; four allergic reactions; five responses to a ...

LISTEN: Peapack Private Wealth's Dietze Talks Energy Stocks, Inflation and Interest Rate Hikes

January 28, 2022

Peapack Private Wealth Management's David Dietze discussed live on Bloomberg how interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve may impact the economy and your portfolio:


Note - Segment begins at the 8:30 mark

With Trust and Integrity, Peapack Private provides comprehensive financial, tax, fiduciary and investment advice to ...

Mount Saint Mary Academy Earns Dual AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award

Mount Saint Mary Academy in Watchung has earned the College Board AP® Computer Science Female Diversity Award for achieving high female representation in AP Computer Science A (CSA) and AP Computer Science Principles (CSP). Schools honored with the AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award have expanded girls’ access to AP computer science courses.

While many schools have ...

Summit Real Estate Report - December, 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 December 2021.

Active ...

The Metaverse: The Next Frontier?

This past year was a strange year for investors.  Perhaps it was the result of the pandemic lockdowns and the rise of the Robinhood traders, but in a year in which cryptocurrencies and meme stocks like AMC and GameStop were some top performing “bets” it’s safe to say speculative assets had their time in the sun.  Over the last few months, we’ve seen the emergence ...

Are You A Codependent Person?

As an addiction specialist, I am frequently asked the question, “Why do I need to be in therapy, it’s my (fill in the blank) who is the alcoholic/ addict”. Other times, I am asked by someone, “Am I a Codependent?”, or “What is Codependency?”.   January 2022, National Co-dependency Awareness Month, presents a timely opportunity to talk about ...

Mount Saint Mary Academy Captures Somerset County & Skyland Conference Championships

The Mount Saint Mary Academy swim team is currently ranked number 8 in the state by NJ.com. Their dual meet record is 5-1 and they have won the Somerset County & Skyland Conference Championships.

“We are so proud of what this team has accomplished so far this season,” said Denise Materia, Assistant Directress and Director of Athletics. “In both championships the team ...

Home of the Week: 28 Stanford Place, Montclair NJ

You’ll find 28 Stanford Place in the desirable town of Montclair, a charming colonial on a corner lot. The first floor has a lot of character, featuring a large living room with a wood-burning fireplace, a den with a lot of natural light, a formal dining room, and a kitchen with stainless steel appliances. The second floor has three bedrooms including a master bedroom, ensuite. And it ...