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Braunschweiger Jewelers In New Providence Celebrates its 50th, Golden Anniversary, With Flair

November 20, 2017

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ –  Gold is back, especially at Braunschweiger Jewelers, where its Golden Anniversary celebration went off without a hitch Thursday evening at the New Providence location in the Village Shopping Center.

There was a lot to celebrate – not only has the New Providence store been open for 50 years, Braunschweiger Jewelers has been in the family since Robert ...

A Somerset Hills Tradition, Colonial Christmas at Vanderveer House, Kicks Off Later This Week

BEDMINSTER, NJ - The 15th annual Colonial Christmas celebration at the historic Jacobus Vanderveer House and Museum off Route 206, will be open to the public for the next two weekends, Nov. 25-26, and Dec. 2-3. The event will be open daily during both weekends from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

All invited to tree lighting next Friday evening

The festivities are due to kick off with a tree ...

Basking Ridge Fire Co. No. 1 Dispatches 21 Area Volunteer Fire Departments to 5-Alarm Event at Verizon

On Sunday morning November 5, 2017, over one hundred volunteer emergency responders conducted a drill at the Verizon Corporate campus in Basking Ridge. The exercise was organized by the Basking Ridge Fire Company No. 1, in conjunction with the North Somerset County Mutual Aid Association, and with the cooperation of Verizon management. The drill allowed firefighters and other first ...

Volunteers Assemble 1,500 Care Packages for US Troops Deployed Overseas

MANVILLE, NJ – More than 500 volunteers, young and old, helped Operation Shoebox New Jersey assemble 1,500 personal care packages during the XIII annual Military Appreciation packing event held in conjunction with Veterans Day.

The event was held on Saturday, Nov. 4, at the Manville VFW, 600 Washington Ave.

It took only two hours to build the boxes, pack the bags, assemble the boxes, ...

Another Successful Legwork for Lungs 5K and Mile Run/Walk is in The Books

BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Nastassja Kuznetsova, Race Director for the Legwork for Lungs 5k and Mile Walk said she had only one regret on Sunday, Nov. 5 - “We ran out of T-shirts.” 

Last year they ordered 80 race T-shirts and, being optimistic, she doubled the order this year, only to run out because so many people registered.

That’s actually good news, because ...

Liberty Corner Fire Company Dished Up Hundreds of Meatballs at its Annual Spaghetti Dinner

BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Liberty Corner Fire Company's annual Spaghetti Dinner drew a crowd of hungry fans Saturday night.

Firefighters began cooking Friday night and were still busy in the kitchen on Saturday evening. The menu consisted of spaghetti and meatballs with homemade tomato sauce, salad, Italian Bread, a beverage and dessert. 

Volunteers from Liberty Corner First Aid ...

Field of Honor Dedication Is Noon, Sunday

 

BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ - The lawn of the Bernards Township Municipal Building will once again become the “Field Of Honor,” when a display of more than 100 American Flags is dedicated Sunday.

The display will recognize and show honor to the Veterans who have dedicated themselves to the protection of the country’s freedom.

The flags will be on display through ...

9th Annual Harvest Fest and NJ Microbrew Night for Charity Is Saturday, Nov. 4

BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ - On Saturday, November 4th, the Men of Charity will host their 9th annual NJ Microbrew night at St. James. This year's event has 16 great NJ craft brewers committed, who will serve over 50 specialty craft beers.

New brewers to our event include 2nd Act Beer from Dover, Demented Brewing Co. from Middlesex, and Lone Eagle Brewing from ...

Free Family Fun at Dewy Meadow Day Returns Sat., Nov. 4

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - It is that time of the year again! The entire community is invited join Dewy Meadow Village's local businesses and support a free community event that provides family fun, local artisans, food, music and more.

Dewy Meadow Day will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 4 at 403 King George Road.

This is the fifth year the family fun ...

Somerset County Recognizes Basking Ridge’s Raynes As a Disability Advocate

 

BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ - Arthur (Art) Raynes of Basking Ridge has been selected as a winner of a 2017 Disability Advocates Award presented by the Somerset County Office on Aging and Disability Services.  

The awards acknowledge individuals, organizations and/or businesses that work to ensure that people with disabilities in Somerset County are included fully in the life ...

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Fri, November 24, 10:00 AM

The Red Mill Museum Village, Clinton

Festival of Trees

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Sat, November 25, 1:00 PM

Lone Eagle Brewing, Flemington

Greyhound Meet & Greet at Lone Eagle Brewing

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink Giving Back

Mon, November 27, 1:00 PM

Somerville Elks Lodge, Bridgewater

Somerville Elks Thanksgiving Blood Drive

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Basking Ridge Holiday House Tour & Boutique, Friday, Dec. 1, to Aid Adults with Autism

November 22, 2017

 

Get into the spirit of the holiday season this Friday, December 1st, by shopping and touring stunning Basking Ridge homes.  Check in between 9 am and 3 pm at Congregation B'Nai Israel, 40 Whitenack Road, Basking Ridge, to shop boutique vendors, pick up maps and wristbands, and proceed to visit four spectacular homes decked for the holidays between ...