Meet Abigail & John Adams in Bedminster

March 21, 2018

BEDMINSTER TWP., NJ - During their courtship and marriage, John Adams and Abigail Smith Adams exchanged over 1,100 letters, many filled with intellectual discussions on government and politics considered an invaluable account of the Revolutionary War. Abigail, a fierce advocate of rights for women and African Americans, was an important partner throughout John's political career.

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Make Room at the Table: Downtown Somerville Restaurant Week March 19-24


SOMERVILLE, NJ - The organizers of Downtown Somerville Restaurant Week concede it’s  an idea that is long overdue, so they’re rolling out the welcome mat, setting their tables, and offering a Prix Fixe menu certain to appeal to customers old and new.

Beginning Monday, March 19 and running through Saturday, March 24, the event is a showcase for more than one dozen of ...

Bernards Community Art Show Opens With Reception on Saturday

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The Bernards Township Parks & Recreation's seventh Annual Community Art Show, "Inspired by Nature," is scheduled to open with a reception at 11 a.m. this Saturday. The 2018 Mayor's Arts Awards will also be presented at the reception.

The non-juried art exhibit is scheduled to run from March 17 through April 22, at the Somerset ...

Somerville St. Patrick's Day Parade Blessed with Perfect Ingredients

SOMERVILLE, NJ  - The legendary “Luck of the Irish” was in full force at Sunday’s 27th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade, resulting in the perfect blend of all the right ingredients.

There wasn’t a cloud in the bright blue sky as the parade got under way shortly after 1 p.m.

Led by Grand Marshal Finbarr Kirby, the line of march included everything from ...

Bernards Twp. Library Open Again on Sunday [Update]

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The Bernards Township Library again has power and heat. The building at 32 S. Maple Ave. in Basking Ridge is also among buildings available as a warming station on Sunday for people still without electricity. [Updated]

The library was among the buildings in Basking Ridge to remain without power on Saturday. The library announced that was still closed on ...

Somerville Clears Snow Along St. Patrick's Day Parade Route

SOMERVILLE, NJ  - Police set up barricades to block off sections of Main Street Friday for large-scale snow removal as work crews clearws the sidewalks in time for Sunday’s 27th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

Workers from Pave-Rite contractors, equipped with a heavy-duty front end loader, smaller payloaders,  dump trucks and shovels worked their way from the west end of ...

Bernardsville Vocalist Selected to Perform National Anthem at TD Bank Ballpark

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots have announced the winners of their National Anthem Auditions held at Bridgewater Commons on Saturday, March 3rd, including a vocalist from Bernardsville, Deirdre Tobin.

The other winners were Susyn Timko and Shravya Kamaraju (Hillsborough), Scott Six (North Plainfield), Jersey Harmony Chorus (Princeton), ...

Somerville Hosts 27th Annual St. Patrick's Parade March 11

SOMERVILLE,NJ - President Trump has declared March as Irish-American Heritage Month, continuing a White House tradition started by President George H.W. Bush in 1991.

That’s also the year Somerville hosted its first St. Patrick’s Day Parade, a central New Jersey tradition that will continue on Sunday, March 11, with a parade down Main Street that is considered one of the largest ...

'Women in the Arts' Exhibit Continues into April at Farmstead Arts in Basking Ridge

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - An opening reception is scheduled for this Sunday, March 4, to begin an exhibit of the the work of five local women artists at the Farmstead Arts Center in Basking Ridge.

"Women in the Arts" will be on display at the township-owned arts center from March 4 through April 15 at the historic farmhouse that is part of the Farmstead at 450 King George ...

UPDATE: Fri. Night Staging by Ridge Drama Club of 'Annie' Rescheduled for Sat. Afternoon Due to Weather

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The Drama Club at Ridge High School presents its spring musical, "Annie," this week.

UPDATE: The Friday night show has been reportedly rescheduled for 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 3. An additional Saturday night show is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Saturday.

All tickets purchased for Friday evening will be honored at the Saturday afternoon show.

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91 Young Musicians Work Together To Raise Nearly $14,000 for the New Jersey Youth Symphony

March 20, 2018

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ —91 young musicians in the New Jersey Youth Symphony’s Youth Orchestra (YO) ensemble have raised nearly $14,000 to date for the organization’s annual Playathon, a student-led fundraiser established by the New Jersey Youth Symphony (NJYS) in 1985. The Playathon is the largest free concert of its kind and this Sunday over 450 students from 12 NJYS ensembles ...