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Invite to Support Hilltopper Boys in UCT Soccer Semis

October 18, 2017

Dear Summit Community:

My name is Ashley Sularz and I am the Varsity Boys Soccer Head Coach at Summit High School.

We have had a great start to our season. Currently we are 10-4-0 and entering the Union County Semi-final this Saturday night. We would love to see all you Hilltopper Fans out to support us for a 7:15 p.m. match vs Westfield. @ ALJ ...

Wattick Has Vision, Plan and Dedication Summit Needs

I witnessed firsthand Mike's commitment to local issues that affect Summit when, as President of the Summit Taxpayers Association he encouraged me to get involved with those causes. As both a local business manager and resident, Mike really knows and understands our town.

He has a vision, plan and the dedication it will take to make sure Summit remains a great place to raise a ...

Let's Not Stand Still and Be Complacent

October 18, 2017

As with many suburban communities, Summit is at a crossroads. What direction we decide to take will have a profound impact not only during the next few years but possibly for decades. At last week’s candidate forum, what I heard was that our opponents are generally satisfied with the status quo and offered little in the way of concrete ideas for improvements. 

While I love ...

Dietze Tackles the Tough Questions From SHS Students

Verve, Summit High School’s student newspaper, approached each candidate with the following questions - here are my responses:

What is one significant, concrete reason you decided to run for Summit council?

I love our town and am well suited for the job. I have lived in Summit for over two decades and we have raised our two children, Billy and Betsy, here, who both have attended ...

Upcoming Events

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Wed, October 18, 10:00 AM

Summit Free Public Library, Summit

Storytime Stars

Arts & Entertainment Community Calendar Education

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Wed, October 18, 12:00 PM

The Connection, Summit

Yogassage with Foam Rollers

Health & Wellness

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Wed, October 18, 1:00 PM

SAGE Eldercare, Summit

Senior Home Equity Information

Community Calendar

Summit Police Blotter

October 17, 2017

10/04 - John K. Schweitzer, 32, of Millburn was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated. Mr. Schweitzer was released with an upcoming court date.

10/05 - Sharelle N. King, 22, of Piscataway, was arrested on a contempt of court warrant out of Plainfield. Ms. King was turned over to Plainfield Police Department’s custody.

10/05 - Kristian A. Pettis, 23, of Maplewood, was ...

Video: Point View's Dietze Says Fed Policy Among Key Risks Facing Market

October 17, 2017

Point View Wealth Management's Founder, President and Chief Investment Strategist, David Dietze, live on CNBC on how Federal Reserve policy could prove a headwind for the market!:

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For nearly 25 years, Point View Wealth Management, Inc. has been working with families in Summit and beyond, providing customized portfolio management services and ...

Audio: Point View's Dietze Talks Tax Reform and The Market on Bloomberg

Point View Wealth Management's Founder, President and Chief Investment Strategist, David Dietze, live on Bloomberg on how tax reform may impact the stock market!:

bloomberg.com/news/audio

For nearly 25 years, Point View Wealth Management, Inc. has been working with families in Summit and beyond, providing customized portfolio management services and comprehensive ...

Decluttering Your Household? Don’t Forget Your Investment Portfolio

Decluttering Your Household? Don’t Forget Your Investment Portfolio

Have you taken part in the latest lifestyle trend, decluttering your home? This pop culture craze suggests paring down your belongings and simplifying your way to a better life. With an uncluttered home comes the promise of less stress and a clearer mind. These principles also apply to your financial house. Similar ...

Ain't That Grand?

Take Being Social Beyond Posts, Tweets and Chats By Gathering at Summit's Historic Hotel

As the calendar turns to one of the Northeast’s most spectacular times of year, so does the excitement that comes with families and friends getting together again to celebrate the Harvest and fast-approaching Holiday Seasons.

It’s also a time of year to begin planning celebrations of all sorts including holiday parties, weddings, bar mitzvahs, reunions, bridal and baby ...

The Floor Plan

Eliminate Your 'Pet Peeves' of Decorating with These Helpful Hints

You justly love your dog or cat and, if you love pets that much, maybe it's even your dog and cat.

What you don't love are some of the shall we say more challenging aspects of pet ownership as it relates to your living space, specifically the effects a pet can have on the wear and tear of the abode you decorated with the same levels of devotion and adoration you bestow on ...

It's Always About Service

Recently, I had this customer come in for some suspension repairs... The customer told me that this car was only serviced at Lexus but they were tired of getting ripped off so they came to me. When I opened the hood and looked at the engine I couldn't help but notice how filthy it was... You would think Lexus would have at least wiped down the engine covers after all the repairs they had ...

JCP&L Reminds Customers Assistance and Service Programs are Available to Help Pay Utility Bills

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) reminds customers having difficulty paying their utility bills that they may be eligible for special financial assistance or energy efficiency programs that could reduce the amount of electricity they use.

    Assistance programs available to New Jersey residents include:

Lifeline – Offers a cash grant to help people who ...

Family Health

Second Opinion on Breast Cancer Program Offers Peace of Mind

A breast cancer diagnosis can change a person’s life. And during such devastating news, the sheer amount of information regarding treatment and follow-up care can quickly become overwhelming. However, patients are not alone in this fight. Atlantic Health System’s Breast Cancer Second Opinion Program at Carol G. Simon Cancer Center, Overlook Medical Center, is helping provide peace of ...

Wait. What?

Don’t you have homework to do?

 

My teenage daughter is watching TV, texting, facetiming, instagramming, listening to music, and typing on a laptop all at the same time. 

 

Don’t you have homework to do?  I have to repeat myself a little louder because she is insulated in her electronic cocoon by ear buds.

 

“I am doing homework,” ...