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May 17, 2022

CHATHAM, NJ -- A group of Chatham mothers came before the Chatham Board of Education to voice their concerns about specific lessons being taught in health classes in the district at the regular meeting of the Chatham Board of Education on Monday night. The Chatham moms, who belong to a local ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Mayor Ashley Felice announced that Chatham Township Administrator Robert Hoffmann has resigned at the regular meeting of the Township Committee on Tuesday night. Hoffmann, who was not at the meeting, has been the Chatham Township Administrator since Feb. 1, 2019, when he was hired ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Les Cheveux Salon on Main Street in Chatham was one of the businesses to receive a $15,000 check from the Morris County Small Business Grant program on Wednesday. Morris County Commissioner Director Tayfun Selen came to Chatham to hand over the check to Les Cheveux owner Lisa ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- With the Borough of Chatham Council deadlocked at 3-3, Mayor Thaddeus Kobylarz was called on to break the tie and chose the 15 100% Affordable Housing plan for the redevelopment of Post Office Plaza at a Special Meeting held Monday night.  In a separate vote, the council ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The six members of the Borough of Chatham Council will vote to choose one of the five options on the table for the redevelopment of Post Office Plaza at a Special Meeting set for 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 2 at Borough Hall. Council members are expected to give their views on the plans ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The picture book "The Memory Tree" is meant to help children celebrate the good memories when someone dies. In the story, the longer the forest animals talk about their departed friend, the larger the tree in his memory grows. That was the message Colleen Truppo brought to the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Now it's up to the six sitting members of the Borough of Chatham Council to sort it out and vote for one of the five options presented for the redevelopment of Post Office Plaza. That vote will come 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 2 at the meeting set for Borough Hall. The mayor and council ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Chatham Township recognized the 100 years of service of the Green Village Volunteer Fire Department and its Auxiliary with a proclamation at the Chatham Township Committee meeting on Tuesday. Green Village Fire Department members presented the colors for the pledge of allegiance ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Phil Masi joined the Chatham Township Police Department as its newest member when he was sworn in by Chatham Township Mayor Ashley Felice at the regular meeting of the township committee on Tuesday night. After back-to-back retirements, Masi's addition puts the Chatham Township ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Chatham residents will get a second chance to voice their concerns and ask questions to the Borough of Chatham Council about the five options being considered for the redevelopment of Post Office Plaza at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 25 at the Chatham Middle School during public ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- It's all about the "tasting' of fine Italian cuisine, which is a passion of co-owners Vincenzo Bernardo and Christopher Bezzone at "The Shop - Pizza, Pasta & Panino" located at 365 Main Street in Chatham, the former Cafe Villa space. The Shop has been open since January but ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Washington School 3rd Graders got a chance to sit in the seats of power and also experience the confines of the local jail on Friday during Chatham Borough's Local Government Day held in conjunction with NJ Government Week. Students received a tour of borough hall and got a chance ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- There was no official tally taken but the majority of concerned citizens who showed up for the Post Office Plaza Redevelopment "Town Hall" on Monday night voiced their preference for the fewest rental units possible to be built at the POP site. The question and comment portion of ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Chatham Borough residents will get a chance to hear the five options being considered for the redevelopment of Post Office Plaza at the 7:30 p.m. Monday Special Meeting of the Borough of Chatham Council in the CMS Auditorium. There will be a question-and-answer session held during ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Morris County’s 2022 Budget was adopted April 13 by the Board of County Commissioners, who held the tax rate stable for another year as they expanded funding for public safety and health, infrastructure projects, human services, education and economic development. “Our 2022 ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Chatham Borough Mayor Thaddeus Kobylarz laid out the latest timeline for a vote on the redevelopment of Post Office Plaza at Monday's regular meeting, stating that Monday, April 18 with be the first of two "Town Halls" on the five plan options before a May 2 final vote is taken by ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The Borough of Chatham Council unanimously introduced its 2022 municipal budget representing a 1.9% increase in taxes at its regular meeting on Monday night. Taxpayers will receive an increase of $65.37 for a home assessed at $800,000. The public hearing and adoption of the budget ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Chatham Borough Police Chief Brian Gibbons announced that a new pilot program to alert residents about active car thefts will go into effect starting Tuesday, April 12. Gibbons outlined the three-month pilot program in a Zoom call during the regular meeting of the Borough of ...

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CHATHAM. NJ -- The Borough of Chatham Council will introduce its 2022 municipal budget at its regular meeting scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Monday in borough hall at 54 Fairmount Ave. The agenda for the meeting can be viewed HERE    

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Republicans Bob Weber and Fred Bicknese have filed primary petitions that will likely earn them a spot on the November ballot opposite Democratic incumbents Irene Treloar and Karen Koronkiewicz, who will be running for re-election to the Borough of Chatham Council. Weber is a ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Republicans Dawn Flynn and Ronald Rubino have announced they are running for the two open seats on the Chatham Township Committee in November. "I look at running for office as another chance to give back to the Township that has served my family and me so well for over 30 years," ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The Chatham Borough Mayor and Council canceled the schedule "Town Halls" set for Wednesday, March, 30 and Monday, April 4 because of "very recent developments' involving Post Office Plaza. In a notice sent out Tuesday night, Chatham Borough said: ...the Borough's experts ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The first of two Town Halls on the redevelopment of Post Office Plaza is set for 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Chatham Middle School Auditorium. The five plans being considered for the redevelopment of Post Office Plaza will be presented by Kendra Lelie, the borough planner, ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy declined the offer to show off his tap-dancing skills during his tour of Chatham High School on Friday morning, saying that he wasn't wearing the right shoes, but he also didn't dance around when it came to his assessment of the School District of the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy will be touring Chatham High School on Friday morning, March 25. The School District of the Chathams is receiving a boost of half a million in state aid in the governor's proposed budget. Murphy will be joined by State Senator Jon Bramnick and Acting Department of ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The Borough of Chatham Council is asking residents to weigh in on their preferences for the redevelopment of Post Office Plaza and will be conducting a survey through April 15. The idea is to measure what issues residents "consider most important in the downtown area." The results ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The Chatham Township Committee unanimously introduced its 2022 municipal budget with no increase over the 2021 tax rate at its regular meeting held Tuesday night. There was an increase in the library tax from .033 to .035, meaning a taxpayer with a home assessed at $841,000 would ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The introduction of the 2022 municipal budget and public hearings on ordinances related to loitering and the installment of security cameras are on the agenda for the 7:30 p.m. Tuesday meeting of the Chatham Township Committee. The loitering ordinance is an amendment to the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The School District of the Chathams will receive an additional $531,000 in state aid over last year, according to Chatham Superintendent Michael LaSusa. LaSusa said that the extra funding would bring Chatham "close to 90% of full funding". He will discuss the details of the state ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- The scheduled Post Office Plaza Town Hall set for Monday, March 21, has been postponed and will be replaced by two separate town halls on the five redevelopment plan options, according to an announcement made by the mayor and council Friday morning. The two town halls are ...

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