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Valairco Heating and Cooling Celebrates 50 Years by Giving Back: Moms Helping Moms Foundation Receives $250

December 15, 2018

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Kevin McHugh and Richard Valenti of Valairco Heating and Cooling recently presented a check for $250 to Jerusha Oleksiuk of Moms Helping Moms Foundation as part of their Valairco Cares program.

Valairco launched the "Valairco Cares" campaign this past spring and is committed to donate to four different charities or nonprofits throughout ...

Order Your Gift From Santa on a Firetruck and Support Local Volunteers

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Santa Claus will be taking time off from his own busy schedule on Sat., Dec. 22, to deliver holiday gifts to township homes--and to raise funding for the all-volunteer Basking Ridge and Liberty Corner fire companies.

Those who order gifts ahead can help firefighters at the same time they are arranging a personal visit from Santa to their child, or kids of all ...

Cookie Sale on Dec 8 at VNA of Somerset Hills to Benefit Seniors and Caregivers

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Doors will be open from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Dec. 8 for the 28th annual Cookie Sale at the VNA of Somerset Hills, 200 Mt. Airy Road in Basking Ridge. A holiday tradition among generations of families, the sale benefits the nonprofit Adult Day Center at Somerset Hills. The Cookie Sale is hosted by volunteers from the Friends of the Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) ...

Winter Market and Christmas Tree Lighting Returns This Saturday in Downtown Basking Ridge

BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ Ring in the holiday season with friends and family at the fifth annual Winter Market and Christmas Tree Lighting in downtown Basking Ridge from noon to 7 p.m. this Saturday, Dec. 1. Look for unique gifts while at the same time picking out a tree at Bishop Janes United Church's annual Christmas tree and wreath sale.

The Basking Ridge Fire Company ...

Local Restaurant Gives 'Gesture of Kindness' to Life-Saving Team at NJ Sharing Network on Thanksgiving

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - While the vast majority of us shared Thanksgiving Day with family and friends feasting around the table and reciting our thankful blessings -- for many, the world kept on turning and didn't break for the holiday. ​​​​​

The team of employees at NJ Sharing Network work around the clock, 365 days a week, to ensure organ donations and ...

Thanksgiving Thoughts From Ridge Athletic Coaches

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - TAPinto Basking Ridge asked several of the varsity coaches at Ridge High School what it is that they are thankful for this Thanksgiving.

"I am thankful for a most blessed life," Ridge football coach Bill Tracy said. "I have an amazing family, and we have our health. I love what I do for 'work', and the people who I am fortunate enough to do that with ...

Somerset Patriots Holiday Toy Drive Set For Saturday, Dec. 8, Santa to Visit

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots and Manager Emeritus Sparky Lyle have announced that they will host their annual Holiday Toy Drive at TD Bank Ballpark on Dec. 8 from 10 a.m. to noon. 

Fans will be able to bring new, unwrapped toys to the Somerset Patriots Team Store located at the ballpark throughout the day. The toys will be donated to Toys For Tots Central New ...

Somerset County Charters First Trail Life USA Scout Troop; Open House Dec. 8

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Somerset County’s first Trail Life USA Scout Troop for young men K-12 has been chartered and Somerset Hills Baptist Church (SHBC), 510 Mt. Airy Rd., Basking Ridge will be the HQ for the new Troop, NJ-2717.

An Open House/Interest and Sign-Up Meeting will take place at SHBC, Saturday, December 8th, 3-4:30pm for all interested. NJ-2717’s Troop Master is Mr.

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Somerset County Charters First Trail Life USA Scout Troop; Open House Dec. 8

December 4, 2018

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Somerset County’s first Trail Life USA Scout Troop for young men K-12 has been chartered and Somerset Hills Baptist Church (SHBC), 510 Mt. Airy Rd., Basking Ridge will be the HQ for the new Troop, NJ-2717.

An Open House/Interest and Sign-Up Meeting will take place at SHBC, Saturday, December 8th, 3-4:30pm for all interested. NJ-2717’s Troop Master is Mr.