Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Father's Day lessons from residents of the Chathams.
We all love our dads. Some of the things they taught us are little things, such as how to ride a bicycle and how to throw a football. Other things they taught us, though, are far more important. With that in mind, Patch asked a few locals to tell us in one sentence something their fathers taught them over the years. Father's Day is June 16, so if you want to share something amazing your father has done for you or something he taught you, add your photos and videos by clicking the "Upload Photos and Videos" button above or tell us in the comments! From Patch, Happy Father's Day to all of the dads in the Chathams. Celebrating Great Dads on AOL For more on Father’s day, including gift ideas, personal stories and more visit AOL.com
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Legends Gallery owner has some ideas.
Sure, dads can be tough to shop for, but at least one man in town has a recommendation ... especially for young kids who might not remember a time before there was a New Jersey Devils hockey team. "Even though the Devils are New Jersey's team, the Rangers are still more popular with people my age," Randy Dembo, one of the owners of Legends Gallery, said. "People my age grew up with the Rangers, and we didn't switch alliances just because a new team came to town." Each New Year's Day, Dembo vicariously relives his days playing pond hockey in Chatham by watching the NHL's Winter Classic. This year the game took place in Philadelphia, with the Rangers facing the Flyers. "We have a great picture of Henrik Lundqvist, the goaltender for the …
Thursday, June 16, 2011
No matter what Dad's hobbies, Chatham retailers offer something for everyone.
Over the years, you have likely given your father a set of golf balls, a "World's Greatest Dad" T-shirt or coffee mug, a tie with piano keys that will eventually find its way to the back of his closet. This Father's Day, why not get Dad something he will actually enjoy? Chatham has plenty of original gift ideas that will have your father counting down the days until next June. If your father is a coffee drinker, TM Ward Coffee, located at 7 S. Passaic Ave., has specials on selected coffees. It also has discounted barbecue sauces and other necessities for grilling, perfect for helping your dad enjoy his outdoor grill this summer. The store also offers gift baskets, and shoppers can pick-and-choose the contents of the baskets. "If you bring …