New Jerseys Daily Hyperlocal Newspaper Guard To Hear About Finding Undersea Artifacts December 21st

Fri, 10 Dec 2010 04:42:37 GMT

Kenneth R. Hayes will speak at the December 21st meeting of the Summit Old Guard about "Things That Dont Belong in Sediment". Mr.

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Bear spotted near Connell Drive in Berkeley Heights

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:07:25 GMT

A bear has been seen wandering in the wooded area behind Lifetime Fitness and Connell Drive in Berkeley Heights. Lt. Robert Deitch said the bear has even "been on Route 78 a couple of times."

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business news notes

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 07:33:46 GMT

Haven Banks OShea wins award The New Jersey Bankers Association has selected Mortimer OShea, a director of Hoboken-based Haven Savings Bank, to receive its Forrey-Gallman Award for 2015. The award will be presented on May 30 during the Second General Session of the 111th NJBA Annual Conference in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Black River Western plans run from Flemington in 1965 Almanac April 23 2015

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:42:10 GMT

April 23, 1965: "Ready to roll -- Railroad buffs will be able to ride in a steam locomotive drawn train this summer between Flemington and Ringoes. The first trip is planned for May 16, and Gov. Richard Hughes is among distinguished guests invited to be a passenger."

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No Crystal Stair heartfelt poems from a Berkeley Heights poet

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 19:49:22 GMT

BERKELEY HEIGHTS - Sarah Smith Ducksworth said, "I didnt intend to write a book" but despite her best intentions, she wrote a book of poems and one essay, "No Crystal Stair," and is now working on a novel. Ducksworth knows a lot about writing.

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Wharton Music Center in Berkeley Heights ends concert series on May 7

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 02:14:21 GMT

Wharton Music Center ends its Community Concert Series with Rodrigos Concierto de Aranjuez featuring guitarist Joel Perry on May 7 at 7:30 p.m. at 60 Locust Ave. in Berkeley Heights. Tickets are $5, available by calling 908-790-0700.

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Berkeley Heights School District announces Educators of the Year

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 22:09:27 GMT

Judith A. Rattner, Superintendent of Schools of the Berkeley Heights School District, has announced the names of the Berkeley Heights staff members who have been chosen as the "Educator of the Year" in their respective schools for the 2014-2015 school year.

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IRS phone scam bilks Berkeley Heights man out of 5000

Wed, 15 Apr 2015 21:33:41 GMT

BERKELEY HEIGHTS - Think youre too smart to fall for a scam, especially one involving the IRS? You might reconsider that. The Inspector General for Tax Administration reports that as of April 2, there have been more than 400,000 reports of contacts since October 2013, and he is aware of 3,300 victims who have reported $17 million in losses as a result of the scam.

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New Providence Berkeley Heights Garwood Summit Union County NJ Divorce Child Emancipation Mediator

Wed, 15 Apr 2015 21:33:40 GMT

This 20 year-old New Jersey daughter failed to rebut the presumption of her emancipation. She voluntary left her mothers home at the age of 20 to live with her biological father.

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Berkeley Heights Board of Education seat available

Wed, 15 Apr 2015 21:33:39 GMT

The Board of Education has announced that there is a seat available on the Board that will expire on Dec. 31. Residents who may wish to serve the remainder of the term are invited to apply in writing to be considered for the appointment. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and have resided in the township for a year or more.

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Berkeley Heights Fire Department saves day after beer blast

Sat, 11 Apr 2015 23:11:49 GMT

BERKELEY HEIGHTS - Trap Rock Restaurant and Brewery on Springfield Avenue was closed for lunch today after a fermenter became over-pressurized, blew out a door on the tank, damaged a gas line and knocked a hole in the outside wall. About 7:45 this morning someone noticed bricks lying in the parking lot of restaurant and called police dispatch to report a possible building collapse.

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Have a used bike or sewing machine you dont need Bring it to Governor Livingston High

Sat, 11 Apr 2015 22:11:57 GMT

BERKELEY HEIGHTS - Bikes and used sewing machines continue to arrive at the Pedals for Progress drive at Governor Livingston High School, 175 Watchung Ave., today, Saturday, April 11. The drive, which is being run by the Student Auxiliary, goes until 3 p.m. in the schools parking lot.

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Business notes Haven Banks OShea wins ForreyGallman Award

Fri, 10 Apr 2015 11:18:16 GMT

The New Jersey Bankers Association has selected Mortimer OShea, a director of Hoboken-based Haven Savings Bank, to receive its prestigious Forrey-Gallman Award for 2015. The award will be presented on May 30 during the Second General Session of the 111th NJBA Annual Conference in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Dog of the Week Help Dallas Find his Forever Home

Fri, 10 Apr 2015 03:03:37 GMT

Dallas is a 4 month old Retriever mix. He is a friendly guy who aims to please. Dallas loves car rides.

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TryCAN Collaboration accepts Public Service Award

Thu, 09 Apr 2015 15:34:23 GMT

The TryCAN Collaboration recently accepted the Public Service Award from the Suburban Chamber of Commerce to recognize and honor its exceptional efforts in providing programming to special needs youth and their families throughout the local community. Accepting the Public Service Award on behalf of TryCAN, was Kevin Taylor, coordinator of the Summit TryCAN program.

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Have an unused bike working sewing machine Donate it at GL High School

Mon, 06 Apr 2015 22:39:06 GMT

BERKELEY HEIGHTS - The student auxiliary at Governor Livingston High School is holding a Used Bike Drive on Saturday, April 11, at the school. Adult and childrens bicycles are being collected to be sent to Nicaragua, Ghana, Moldova, Uganda and Guatemala.

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Berkeley Heights seniors plan day trip to Resorts Casino April 20

Sat, 04 Apr 2015 19:09:08 GMT

The Senior Citizens of Berkeley Heights have planned a day trip to Resorts Casino in Atlantic City on Monday, April 20. The bus leaves from the parking lot of The Church of the Little Flower in Berkeley Heights at 8:30 a.m. and returns at approximately 7:30 p.m.

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New Providence Ranked in 10 Best Towns for Families in State

Fri, 03 Apr 2015 18:16:28 GMT

Out of more than 500 municipalities listed, New Providence was ranked as the 8th best town for families in the state of New Jersey by New Jersey Family Magazine. Berkeley Heights cracked the top 100 of the list, being ranked 63rd by the magazine.

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The Great Economic Divide topic of Summit Old Guard May 5 meeting

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 22:11:24 GMT

Gerald Williams, recently retired Professor of Philosophy, Seton Hall University, will speak to the Old Guard of Summit at its Tuesday, May 5 meeting. He will speak on "The Great Economic Divide."

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Body Soul and DRC360 announce grand opening of new salon Spa and...

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 18:01:43 GMT

Hair Salon Body & Soul and DrC360, Healing from the Inside Out have opened their businesses at 29 South St., New Providence, as of March, 2015. A shared Grand Opening is scheduled for Sunday, May 3, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with a ribbon cutting at noon, attended by New Providence Mayor Al Morgan.

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NJ Sharing Network in Summit names heart transplant recipient as Board Chair

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 07:31:30 GMT

NJ Sharing Networks Board of Trustees has named an attorney who is a 10 year heart recipient as its chair. Bruce I. Goldstein, whose life was saved 10 years ago after receiving his heart transplant, is honored to serve as the first chairperson for NJ Sharing Network who also is a transplant recipient.

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Benefit concert for Paterson Music Project set for May 9 in New Providence

Thu, 23 Apr 2015 03:21:27 GMT

A benefit concert for Paterson Music Project will take place on Saturday, May 9, at 7 p.m. at the New Jersey Youth Symphonys Burgdorff Hall, 570 Central Ave. in New Providence. The concert is free and open to the public.

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NJ entrepreneurs seek TV Sharks attention

Sat, 11 Apr 2015 07:13:53 GMT

Lisa Nejjar had one last weapon to wield in her effort to woo the young reality TV casting agent from the CNBC show "Shark Tank" sitting at the table in front of her. Nejjar, a 41-year-old former nurse from Lyndhurst, had laid out on the table a dozen samples of her companys product - a stretchy waist band called a "fusion belt" - that can hold keys, money and other items while the wearer exercises.

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Summit College Club book sale funds college scholarships

Fri, 10 Apr 2015 07:38:46 GMT

NEW PROVIDENCE - The annual Summit College Club Book Sale will take place from Tuesday, April 21 through April 26 at the American Legion Post #433, 357 Elkwood Ave. in New Providence. The building is next to the library.

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Dog of the Week Help Dallas Find his Forever Home

Fri, 10 Apr 2015 03:29:07 GMT

Dallas is a 4 month old Retriever mix. He is a friendly guy who aims to please. Dallas loves car rides.

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Samis offers creative fare from both land and sea

Thu, 09 Apr 2015 23:09:39 GMT

Samis Land and Sea does not mean Samis Surf and Turf; at least, not the way it might be interpreted at first glance. The dinner menu isnt a Noahs ark two-by-two pairing of, say, strip steak with salmon, or filet mignon with rainbow trout.

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TryCAN Collaboration accepts Public Service Award

Thu, 09 Apr 2015 18:59:13 GMT

The TryCAN Collaboration recently accepted the Public Service Award from the Suburban Chamber of Commerce to recognize and honor its exceptional efforts in providing programming to special needs youth and their families throughout the local community. Accepting the Public Service Award on behalf of TryCAN, was Kevin Taylor, coordinator of the Summit TryCAN program.

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N.J. Nobel Prize winners celebrated with acrobatics firedancing at Bell Labs

Thu, 09 Apr 2015 14:49:45 GMT

Eric Betzigs 2014 Nobel Prize in chemistry came years after he reached two dead ends in his professional life, the first after quitting Bell Labs in 1994, burnt out with his research. Betzig eventually came up with a backup plan, going to work for his dads machine tool company in Michagan.

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Chatham Fire Department responds to 357 calls during 2014

Thu, 09 Apr 2015 03:10:55 GMT

The Chatham Borough Volunteer Fire Department responded to 357 calls during 2014, an increase of 41 calls from the prior year, Chief Doug Allan stated in his annual report to the Borough Council. The 53 members of the Department contributed 4,581 man hours of service to the community during 2014.

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New Providence Teen Facing Drug Charges

Wed, 08 Apr 2015 23:06:34 GMT

Police in New Providence found four people in Oakwood Park after hours, one of which was a juvenile, and charged one with drug possession, authorities said. Michael Browe, 18, of New Providence, was charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance and possession of drug paraphernalia following an investigation of people in the park after hours, according to a report from NJ.com.

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New Providence Police Succesfully Deploy Naloxone

Tue, 07 Apr 2015 21:12:39 GMT

New Providence Police officers administered Naloxone, also known as Narcane , over the weekend, saving the life of a borough man. Officers responded to a residence in the Murray Hill section of New Providence shortly at 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 4, after receiving a report of an unresponsive man lying on the floor of his bathroom, according to a report from NJ.com.

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Driving without a license leads to charges in New Providence

Tue, 07 Apr 2015 21:12:38 GMT

NEW PROVIDENCE - Two different motor vehicle stops resulted in charges for two men after police discovered each was driving without a valid drivers license. On April 3, Corporal Steven Opalewski stopped Daquan Thomas, 24, of Trenton, on South Street for having an expired registration.

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More QAs About 529 College Plans

Tue, 07 Apr 2015 04:38:49 GMT

As with most tax perks, rules for "529" college-savings plans get complex quickly, and the answer to one question leads to more. In our Q&A in March , readers asked whether computers are a qualified expense , and whether the total 529 distribution is subject to the ban on double-dipping on tax benefits .

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Cronhs Colitis Foundation names New Providence teen Honored Hero

Sat, 04 Apr 2015 19:39:08 GMT

Derek Estrada, 13, of New Providence has been named the Honored Hero of the 2015 Liberty State Park Take Steps for Crohns and Colitis Walk that will take part on June 14. NEW PROVIDENCE -- Derek Estrada, 13, continues to do what he likes to do best, cheer up children who are in the hospital and, when given the chance, educate people about Ulcerative Colitis. Its something he knows a lot about despite his young age.

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New Providence Ranked in 10 Best Towns for Families in State

Fri, 03 Apr 2015 18:26:40 GMT

Out of more than 500 municipalities listed, New Providence was ranked as the 8th best town for families in the state of New Jersey by New Jersey Family Magazine. Berkeley Heights cracked the top 100 of the list, being ranked 63rd by the magazine.

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