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Summit H.S. Girls Lacrosse Rumbles Past Ridge on 'Senior Day', 17-6

May 15, 2021

SUMMIT, NJ - Even though they fell behind to Ridge 2-0 on the Upper Turf Field, all but perhaps the most ardent members of Red Devil Nation knew the goals would start flying in for the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team. And, like a busy air show runway, the 'flying in' part arrived as expected.

After trailing early-on, the Maroon and White outscored their ...

Three Hilltoppers Combine for Baker's Dozen of Bingos as Summit H.S. Girls Lacrosse Beats 'Lakes, 17-3

SUMMIT, NJ - Freshman Lindsey Thomas (5), sophomore Lily Spinner (4) and Freshman Lauren Riley (4) combined to score 13 goals as the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team trounced Mountain Lakes 17-3 at the Upper Turf Field. The victory is the Maroon and White's sixth on the trot and lifts their 2021 season record to 10-1.

Junior Ashley Thomas had a goal and five assists for ...

Still Unbeaten Summit H.S. Boys Lacrosse Grinds Out Victory Over Delbarton, 7-5

SUMMIT, NJ - It wasn't always pretty, and it was never easy, but the Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team fought off a stern test from Delbarton and beat the Green Wave 7-5 at Tatlock Field. The victory -- the first time the Maroon and White has beaten Delbarton since 2016 -- was not assured until Hilltopper junior John Murray dunked the ball into an empty cage inside ...

Spinner Scores Four as Summit H.S. Girls Lacrosse Defeats Sacred Heart Greenwich, 13-9

GREENWICH, CT - Sophomore Lily Spinner netted four goals and junior Kit Zanelli notched a Hat Trick as the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team made the most of a lengthy road trip by winning at Sacred Heart Greenwich, 13-9.

The 'Summit firm' of Riley & Thomas -- freshman Lauren Riley, freshman Kate Riley, freshman Lindsey Thomas and junior Ashley Thomas -- combined ...

Kit Zanelli Goal, Maddie Busam's Late Stop Give Summit H.S. Girls Lacrosse Hard-Fought Win Over Westfield, 6-5

WESTFIELD, NJ - It took two goals inside the game's final 10 minutes and a big save inside the contest's final seconds, but the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team was able to hang on and edge Westfield 6-5 at Kehler Stadium.

Freshman Lauren Riley scored off an assist by senior captain Kit Zanelli with 8:59 remaining in the game to tie score at 5-5, and Zanelli broke the ...

In Defensive Tug-of-War, Summit H.S. Boys Lacrosse Pulls Away from Chatham, 6-3

CHATHAM, NJ - Damp. Drizzly. Defensive.

The Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team's contest at Chatham was all-of-the-above, and the Maroon and White -- although not firing on all cylinders offensively -- relied on their vaunted zone defense and solid goalie play before eventually pulling away in the fourth quarter to win, 6-3.

The victory lifts the Hilltoppers to 7-0 on ...

Lindsey Thomas, Anna Gohring Lead Offensive Onslaught as Summit H.S. Girls Lacrosse Blasts Montclair, 17-4

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Freshman Lindsey Thomas scored four times, and senior captain Anna Gohring added a Hat Trick as the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team earned a dominating win at Montclair, 17-4. The victory is the Maroon and White's third in-a-row and lifts their season mark 7-1.

Junior Ashley Thomas, and sophomores Abby Iacovelli and Lily Spinner all found the ...

Summit H.S. Boys Lacrosse Doubles-Up SP-F 10-5 for Sixth Straight Win

SUMMIT, NJ - Taking to the Tatlock turf for the first time since their emotional, ya-had-to-see-it-to-believe-it comeback win over Seton Hall Prep, the Summit High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team got big offensive days from multiple sources and defeated Scotch Plains-Fanwood, 10-5.

Junior Colin Beatty and senior captain Michael Bonomo each had Hat Tricks, senior captain ...

Late Show: Goal Inside Game's Final Minutes Lifts Summit H.S. Girls Lacrosse Over Chatham, 7-6

CHATHAM, NJ - Last time the Summit High School Girls Varsity Lacrosse Team faced Chatham, it was the visitors that hopped on their bus in the Summit High School parking lot with a large 'W' in tow. That was back on May 21, 2019, and Cougars' not only won that day but also knocked the Hilltoppers from the NJSIAA playoffs.

Fast-forward 17 days shy of two years and, while the ...

Gavin Odell, Enzo D'Agostino Toss Combined No-No as Summit H.S. Baseball's Win Streak Continues

SUMMIT, NJ - Hilltopper hurlers Gavin Odell and Enzo D'Agostino combined to no-hit David Brearley as the Summit High School Varsity Baseball Team beat the Bears 5-2 at Memorial Field.

Freshman D'Agostino started the game and went four innings, striking out four and walking four while throwing 66 pitches. The free passes enabled some Brearley 'small ...


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May 13, 2021

I respectfully ask that Mayor Radest, the City of Summit Common Council and City staff please leverage technology, processes, and practices that we have all learned during this terrible pandemic and continue to make City of Summit public meetings, specifically Common Council meetings, open virtually for public participation when City Hall reopens in June 2021.

One ...

Summit Planners: Vote No on Primrose Application

Like many residents of the neighborhoods bordering the proposed Primrose School, we are certain that if approval for this construction is granted, the quality of life on our street will be negatively impacted. Inevitably, the flow and speed of traffic will increase, along with a corresponding decline in pedestrian safety. 

Beyond those concerns, we question whether the Primrose ...

Summit Police Blotter

May 5, 2021

4/8/2021 — Gregory Asch, 36, of Jersey City was arrested and charged with driving under the influence. Mr. Asch was processed and released with a pending court date.  

4/8/2021 — At 0852 hours a report was taken for a theft of a package from a Woodland Avenue residence. The victim reported the theft occurred on 3/11/2021. Removed from the residence was a package ...

Summit EMS Report - April, 2021

Summit’s EMS Volunteers answered 178 emergency calls in April.  These included 115 medical emergencies: 10 falls; 12 motor vehicle accidents, including two overturned vehicles, one on a highway and one car into a tree; eight traumatic injuries; three cases of overdose or poisoning; nine responses to a medical alarm, and three allergic reactions. Squad Volunteers also provided nine ...

Atlantic Health System's Morristown Medical Center Among First to Receive American College of Cardiology Transcatheter Valve Certification

May 14, 2021

Only 6% of 750+ Hospitals Performing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) Have Achieved This Elite Recognition of Best Practices and Quality Care

Morristown, NJ – Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center has received American College of Cardiology (ACC) Transcatheter Valve Certification, a designation of excellence that recognizes demonstrated ...

Take a Free, Convenient COVID-19 Self-Test at the Union County Test Center

The Test Center will shift from a drive-through service to a walk-up service as of Monday, May 17.

The Union County COVID-19 Test Center at Kean University will be open to all Union County residents who would like to self-administer a free COVID-19 nasal swab test under the supervision of professional staff beginning on Monday, May 17.

The Test Center is located at the Kean campus in Union ...

Summit Real Estate Report - March, 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 March 2021.

Active Listings: ...

529 Educational Distributions -- How to Break Open the Piggybank

Congratulations -- you and your child have both done your parts. You’ve saved diligently in a 529 account, building tax-free money to pay for education.  Your child has studied hard and been accepted to a school where she’ll thrive. Now what? How do you connect the dots between that 529 account and paying the cost of your child’s education with tax-free ...

Community Conversations: AFib, Heart Health and Stroke Prevention

People with atrial fibrillation (AFib) are five times more likely to have a stroke than the average person. In this Community Conversation, Atlantic Medical Group cardiologists Timothy Mahoney, MD, and Michael Katz, MD, answer your questions on managing AFib and reducing your risk of stroke. See all of Atlantic Health System's Community Conversations ...

CWI.Design Hosts Watercolor Fundraising Event for Connie Dwyer Breast Center Foundation

Children have not been the only people learning online during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Social media is full of photos and stories about how-to classes that people have taken during the past 13 months — knitting, wine-making, canning and painting come to mind. The group experience is still there and the students are safe, at a remote location. 

Recently a group of novice watercolor ...

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“It's over Bill. I don’t do Windows.”

And so, with a simple Ctl+Alt+Del over Twitter, the marriage of Bill and Melinda Gates has powered down.

The wealthy, philanthropic tech couple sadly announced their union was “irretrievably broken.” I took this to mean they received a critical error message followed by the blue screen of death because their marital ...