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Summit Snaps

July 15, 2022

Residents and community neighbors can safely dispose of unused, unwanted, or expired medications at this drop box, located on the first floor of Summit's City Hall. The Summit Police Department, which administers the initiative, reminds folks that all medications should be removed from their ...

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Joe Parisi from Sup Bro and sponsor Adam Rempfer -- owner of Defalco’s Towing in Chatham -- present Victoria Proctor and her children with a portrait of Summit Police Detective Matthew Tarentino created by artist Elle McCarthy. Detective Tarentino passed away in the line of duty five years ago ...

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Summit's Karun Jain stands on the doorstep of Lois Schneider Realtor after claiming the prize he earned by winning LSR's 'Guess&Win' M&M game at 'Family Fun Night'. Luck played little to no part in the young man's triumph as he used his math skills to calculate the correct number of ...

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Olivia Bary -- Chatham High School senior and volunteer firefighter in Chatham Township -- has completed her four-week internship with the Summit Fire Department. In that capacity, Bary joined A Platoon as a contributing member responding to calls and participating in training ...

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Trustees Julie Adams, Julie Keenan, Chuck Gelber, Frank Macioce, Jim Fleischmann, Jonathan Betz, Dana Turk, Leah Griffith, Regina Daly, Drew Maldonado (rear), Sandy Bloom, Irene Murdock, Martha Sayre, Celia Colbert and Jack Cooper were joined by friends of the Foundation, City of Summit officials, ...

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A group of former Summit football players and coaches gathered for an informal kick-off to the upcoming Hilltopper football season, a slate that will see the program celebrate 130 years of Summit football. Dan Nelson Jr., Coach Adam Fern, former Head Coach Jim Benedict, current Head Coach Kevin ...

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Neil Rosen, StretchLab sales team member, Steph Carroll, Area General Manager, StretchLab, Dave Weaving, Owner Stretchlab Summit, and Zac Levan, Lead Flexologist StretchLab Summit, assist as Mayor Nora Radest snips the ribbon to open the Hilltop City's newest business. Located at 412 Springfield ...

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The evening's temperatures matched the vibe, as relatively toasty temps greeted those filling Tatlock Park stadium to watch the 311-student strong Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School Class of 2022 bid adieu to their days as eighth graders at the School's annual commencement ...

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Fourteen-year-old Kylie Freeman of New Providence reacts after she is announced as the winner of the 'Berry Pine Bake-Off' at the Summit Farmers Market, her Very Berry Blueberry Blackberry Pie bested 11 other entries in the first 'Sunday Funday' at the Market since 2019. Essex Fells' Sandi ...

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Summit High School senior Ashley Thomas celebrates her commitment to attend the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) beginning this fall. There, she will continue her academic journey while also playing lacrosse for the Engineers. Thomas, a captain of the Hilltopper Girls Varsity Lacrosse ...

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After a two-year break due to the pandemic, the Summit Garden Club's Stephanie Beardsley, Stephanie Kramer, June Leatherbee, Carolyn Lydon, Joan White, Lina Di Blasio, Jennifer Cornforth, Claudia Bell, Chris McGrath and Sarah Meiring recently visited the Village Green on a chilly, early spring ...

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It was a banner day for the Summit Basketball Club's Fifth Grade Boys team, which captured the Gold Division title -- the Jersey Basketball League's top division. Summit defeated Hillborough 46-25 at Oratory Prep this past weekend and finished the season a sparkling 18-2. Coached by Matt ...

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Mayor Nora Radest presents Annette Dwyer with the Summit 'Volunteer of the Year' Award, an honor established four years ago to recognize residents who’ve made significant contributions to the community. Declaring Dwyer to be the embodiment of that ideal, Radest recounted that Dwyer has been a ...

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Lieutenant Jeff Hudkins, Deputy Chief Paul Imbimbo, Firefighter Sergio Villalobos, Firefighter Tom Penn and Battalion Chief Rick Locke of the Summit Fire Department stand with the 10 “level B” hazmat kits the Department is donating to support under-equipped fire departments in Ukraine. The ...

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Dr. Sonja Cherry-Paul, best-selling New York Times author, speaks at a family discussion of her book 'STAMPED (For Kids)', an event hosted by The Connection and the Summit Free Public Library. Attendees participated in the spirited and thoughtful discussion identifying and stamping out racist ...

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Summit Elks 154th Anniversary Committee members including, from left, Chairman of the Trustees Mike Helmer, State Trustee Louis DeSocio, Exalted Ruler Rick Wolffe, Past Exalted Ruler John DeSocio, and Trustee Richard Callahan commemorate the occasion with a cake from Natale's Summit Bakery. The ...

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The Lois Schneider Realtor team gathered at Healthy Italia - La Buona Cucina in Madison, where they had fun working with the 'Soup Sisters' to create 64 quarts of delicious soup to donate to Jersey Battered Women’s Services (JBWS). Healthy Italia, an innovative and authentic Italian cooking ...

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Peapack Private Wealth Management Summit team members Marcela Garcia, Jeanette Carey, and Claire Toth drop off donated toys for Overlook Medical Center’s children’s program. In a creative and thoughtful tradition, the office conducts a Holiday gift exchange and then donates the presents to the ...

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Suzette Potolsky, Cindy Bienemann, Debbie Lupton, Kelly Iacovelli, Beth Wohl, Greg Petroski, Ann Marie Cahill, April Wingage, Kristen Perotti, Betty Ann Lecky and Kelly O'Kelly of Prominent Properties Sotheby's International Realty's Summit regional office are justifiably proud of the tree they ...

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Coach Beverly Torok presents Lesley Andrews, Pathways Director, with donations totaling nearly $19,000 from the Westfield High School Girls Volleyball Team's annual 'Pink Out' in support of breast cancer awareness.  Because of the Blue Devils' generosity and compassion -- and significant ...

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Summit Common Council Member Greg Vartan joined Kevin and Sean Flanagan, along with their team, as the ribbon was cut to officially open Lotus North Jersey, the first Lotus location in the region. Lotus Cars Limited is a British automotive company headquartered in Norfolk, England, manufacturing ...

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Prior to the Thanksgiving Holiday break, the Summit High School Pep Band had Georgia on their minds as they made the trip to the Prudential Center to perform at the roman Legends Classic basketball tournament game between the University of Georgia and University of Virginia. During timeouts and ...

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Family members, loved ones, friends, along with high school classmates and educators, all gathered as one for a candlelight vigil on the stadium turf at Tatlock Park to mourn the loss and celebrate the life of Justine Gross. The Summit 19-year-old passed away November 10 in State College, PA, ...

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Chiropractor and acupuncturist Dr. Michael Sammarro, DC, LAc, CSCS, joined by friends and family, watches Summit Mayor Nora Radest snip the ceremonial ribbon signifying the grand opening of Summit Sport & Spine. Located at 308 Springfield in downtown, Summit Sport & Spine offers ...

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Sergeant Charles Daly, Police Officer Paolo Santos, Police Officer Keith Kwiatek, Detective Henry Ludena and Police Officer Jeffrey Deets of the City of Summit Police Department Honor Guard display the colors during the National Anthem prior to the Giants taking on the Carolina Panthers at MetLife ...

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But our holy dreams of yesterday aren't gone They still haunt us like the ghosts of Babylon And the breakin' of the day might bring you sorrow You know I may not be around this time tomorrow But I'll always be with you I'll always be with you This Time Tomorrow, Brandi Carlile The last ...

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The Summit High School Girls Volleyball Team and members of the Rahway High School Girls Volleyball Team show their solidarity -- and their golden laces -- during the teams' recent ''Go4TheGoal' match at the Main Gym. All the student athletes, from teams on three levels (Freshman, JV and ...

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Summit Educational Foundation (SEF) Board Member Maggie Bauman is pumped at the support offered the organization by the Shell station on River Road. For every gallon of fuel sold at the station's specially-wrapped pump during the month of September, Shell and station owners the Waseem Petroleum ...

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His wife Joanne and family, his Hilltopper football teammates, and Summit Mayor Nora Radest all gathered on the turf at Tatlock Field during the Summit Youth Football 2021 Season Kick-Off Pep Rally to honor and say thank you to Mike Vernotico.  Vernotico, a Summit icon who was -- among his many ...

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Sammy L. Davis, Vietnam War Vet and Congressional Medal Of Honor recipient, presents the Congressional Medal of Honor Society's Youth Service Citizens Honors Service Award to Summit's Zachary Brooks. The Award is given by Medal Of Honor recipients to “ordinary Americans who have gone above and ...

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