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Wreaths Across America Salutes Heroes in Hillsborough Cemetery Dec. 15th

December 12, 2018

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ  - Sacred Heart Cemetery, 1096 Millstone River Road, is one of 1,400 sites nationally that will lay remembrance wreaths on the grave markers of US veterans during the Wreaths Across America observance on Saturday, Dec. 15 beginning at noon.

Wreaths Across America, a non-profit organization based in Maine, has three major thrusts – to remember the fallen; honor those ...

Somerville Honors WWII Hero on His 100th Birthday

SOMERVILLE, NJ - World War II hero Robert Vaucher celebrated his 100th birthday Monday night, receiving a proclamation from Mayor Dennis Sullivan that recognized his patriotism, heroism and civic accomplishments.

Lt. Col. Vaucher was the lead pilot in a 525-plane formation that flew over the deck of the battleship USS Missouri that was anchored in Tokyo Bay as Gen. Douglas MacArthur signed the ...

Triangle School Salutes Hillsborough Veterans

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The students and staff at Triangle Elementary School honored 47 local veterans during the school's 10th annual Veterans Day celebration.

This year’s ceremony included performances by the Hillsborough Middle School band, Hillsborough High School chorale.
 
Each year, the students and staff at Triangle Elementary School invite brave men and women who have ...

Triangle School Salutes Hillsborough Veterans

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The students and staff at Triangle Elementary School honored 47 local veterans during the school's 10th annual Veterans Day celebration.

This year’s ceremony included performances by the Hillsborough Middle School band, Hillsborough High School chorale.
 
Each year, the students and staff at Triangle Elementary School invite brave men and women who have ...

Somerville Salutes America's Doughboys on Armistice Day Centennial

SOMERVILLE, NJ - It was 100 years ago that America's Doughboys came marching home from trench warfare in Europe.

Somerset County Freeholder Director Patrick Scaglione welcomed veterans, their families and friends to Veterans Memorial Plaza in Somerville Sunday morning to honor their service and sacrifice and to commemorate the centennial of Armistice Day.

“At the ‘eleventh ...

Somerville Salutes America's Doughboys on Armistice Day Centennial

SOMERVILLE, NJ - It was 100 years ago that America's Doughboys came marching home from trench warfare in Europe.

Somerset County Freeholder Director Patrick Scaglione welcomed veterans, their families and friends to Veterans Memorial Plaza in Somerville Sunday morning to honor their service and sacrifice and to commemorate the centennial of Armistice Day.

“At the ‘eleventh ...

Hillsborough Honors Its Heros at Veterans Day Ceremony Sunday

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The township will honor its veterans and spouses at the 10th Annual Veterans Day Ceremony on Sunday, Nov. 11 at 8:30 a.m. at the Garden of Honor, located at the Hillsborough Township Municipal Complex, 379 South Branch Road.

In case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held in the Senior Activity Room.

The program will include a ceremony at the Garden of Honor ...

Somerville: Historic Courthouse Bell to Ring 21 Times on Centennial of Armistice Day

SOMERVILLE, NJ – One hundred years ago, on Nov. 11, 1918, the signing of an armistice agreement marked the end of hostilities of World War I. The Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders, in partnership with the county Cultural & Heritage Commission and Office of Veteran Services, will commemorate the centennial of Armistice Day by ringing the Historic Courthouse bell 21 ...

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