Each Monday we welcome you back to the work week with a look at what to expect in the Chathams. From content you'll find on Patch as the week goes on to community activities, here's what you need to know this week:
1) You need to know about planning: The Chatham Borough Planning Board meets Wednesday to discuss the Kindercare facility that will take over the Parrot Mill Inn and development along River Road.
2) You need to know about upcycled gifts: Ellen Hanley has turned her hobby of fixing up old furniture and finding creative ways to turn trash into treasure into a successful online company. Check back with Chatham Patch to find out how.
3) You need to know about school discipline: We'll take a look at school suspensions over the last several years at both Chatham High School and Chatham Middle School.
4) You need to know about outstanding local employees: Chatham Borough Engineer Vincent J. DeNave was recognized for his work as a municipal engineer by the New Jersey Society for Municipal Engineers.