That’s right! Your eyes are not deceiving you … the first issue of The Jefferson Chronicle DIGEST magazine is now available. The DIGEST can be picked up free from displays at prominent locations in Jefferson Township (see “Distribution” below).

What’s Inside

We know you can’t wait to read all about your community – so here’s a sneak peak at what’s inside the first issue. (Promise, though, you’ll run right out and find a copy!)

  • Meet Your New Mayor: Eric Wilsusen
    The Chronicle
    offers an exclusive sit-down with Jefferson Township’s first new mayor in 20 years.
  • Route 15/Berkshire Valley Road Traffic Delays: Solution in View?
    Read about
    a report from the Department of Transportation at a recent Town Council meeting on the frustrating intersection that gridlocks morning and evening commutes.
  • New Year, New Mayor, New Council Member
    Induction ceremonies
    were held for Jefferson Township’s new mayor, reelected council members, and a council newcomer at the first Town Council meeting of the new year.
  • Academy Provides Educational Climate for Adapting to Environmental Change
    Nancy FitzGerald, instructor of the Morris County Technical School Environmental Academy at Jefferson Township High School,
    discusses the success of the academy.
  • Wawa and Medical Center: Cure for Former Pathmark Site
    Redevelopment plans for the former Pathmark site on Route 15
    were discussed at a Town Council meeting, including the primary prospective tenant.
  • For What It’s Worth
    the return of a popular column by township resident Tony Haryn that was formerly featured in Aim Jefferson.
  • J-Town Tidbits
    Township resident Carol Punturieri writes “tidbits” about Jefferson’s history, programs, and more.
  • Event Calendar
    Discover what events are happening in and around town.
  • “In Brief” Articles 
    Short articles bring you up-to-date with local news and information.
  • Advertisers
    The magazine showcases advertisements from local businesses, many with exclusive offers for readers. We encourage you to support these businesses that generously
    enable The Chronicle to report and distribute Jefferson Township news and information by advertising within the DIGEST pages and online.


The DIGEST magazine is available free in stands at the following prominent locations throughout Jefferson Township.

Accountant Offices
Attorney Offices
Auto Repair Shops
Bars/Pubs/Liquor Shops
Car Dealerships
Daycare Facilities
Delis/Bagel Shops
Doctor Offices
Food Stores
Gas Stations
Hair Salons/Nail Shops
Ice Cream Shops
Jefferson Library
Jefferson Schools
Post Offices
Real Estate Offices

Approximately two weeks after print distribution, the DIGEST magazine will offer a digital “flip book” format through free subscription: (If you are already subscribed to our weekly emails/breaking alerts, you will receive the “flip book” automatically when it becomes available. If you are not yet subscribed, you will also receive the weekly emails/breaking alerts upon subscription to the DIGEST flip book.)

If you don’t see a display near you, or would like a display at your business, please email

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Thank you to our readers, advertisers, and The Chronicle team for bringing the DIGEST magazine to life. We look forward to providing the local content that matters to our residents every month in the DIGEST pages … and daily online at

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