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Giving Back

October 23, 2021

MANVILLE, NJ - Make your vote count! Nominate your favorite charity or non-profit to win Valairco Care's next giveaway of $500. Voting deadline October 31, 2021.  Click here to nominate your charity or nonprofit. The most recent winner was Emmanuel Cancer Foundation (ECF) out of Clark, NJ. ECF, ...

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WARREN, NJ - A memorable evening was had by all that attended this year's Fellowship Foundation 11th Annual Fundraising Gala, "La Dolce Vita," at Stone House at Stirling Ridge to benefit Fellowship Village and its renovation and expansion projects.  "This year's celebration is all about living ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ — The Somerville Elks #1068 are hosting their first Flag Day Festival Corn Hole Tournament Fundraiser on Saturday, Oct.16th to promote the annual Flag Day Country Music Festival held in June at the Historic Somerset County Courthouse in Somerville. A fun and patriotic afternoon ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Tropical Storm Ida fundraising relief efforts by the Somerset Patriots and their fans have raised $35,000. The New York Yankees Double-A affiliate collected $17,500 through an online auction and 50/50 raffles at the ballpark. That amount was then matched by the Kalafer family, ...

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CLARK, NJ — Valairco Heating & Cooling awarded a check for $500 to the Emmanuel Cancer Foundation Thursday morning. Valairco Heating and Cooling started the Valairco Cares program to celebrate 50 years in business in 2018. Kevin McHugh, owner and president of Valairco, and Richard Valenti, ...

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SOMERVILLE, N.J. — Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson was joined by police officers and other members of law enforcement and public officials Friday to commemorate Breast Cancer Awareness month with the support of specially-trimmed pink police vehicles to help heighten awareness of the ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ — The Ridge girls soccer team once again will be part of the daylong series of games Saturday during the Mountains vs. Seas fundraiser event at the Pingry School. September is Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month, and Ridge will be one of the teams to Lace Up 4 Pediatric Cancer ...

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FAR HILLS, NJ _ Returning after more than a year's interruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Atlantic Visiting Nurse home and hospice organization returns the giant fundraising rummage sale on Oct. 1 to 3 at the Far Hills Fairgrounds. There are two more days, Monday and Tuesday, to make tax ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset Patriots, the New York Yankees Double-A affiliate, are hosting an online fundraiser through MiLB Auctions to benefit those affected by Tropical Storm Ida in Central New Jersey.  The auction can be found HERE! and will run through 10:00 pm on Sunday, September ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ The program for Bernards Township's 20th Anniversary Memorial Ceremony at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 11 at Harry Dunham Park at the corner of Liberty Corner and Somerville Roads is as follows: HONOR GUARD: Scouts BSA Troop 555  FLAG SALUTE: Chief Thomas Kelly Former ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – NJ Sharing Network’s 5K Celebration of Life Walk and USATF Certified Race will be held in-person on Sunday, September 12, at the organization’s headquarters at 691 Central Avenue in New Providence, NJ. The event, which is sponsored by Hackensack Meridian Health and Pfizer, will ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ Along with a 20th anniversary commemoration of the 2001 9/11 attacks in New York City that claimed 17 local residents along with other former residents, Mayor Janice Fields announced recently that Bernards Township has appeared in a "Fox and Friends" profile on communities ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ — Bernardsville Police Chaplain Pastor Dan Fenco and his family lost their house after a violent explosion on their street caused by a gas leak during last Wednesday's tragic flood rains. Last week, during the storm, the Fencos' next-door neighbor’s home on Mercer Streety in ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. "Childhood Cancer is the number one disease killer in children, yet is consistently underfunded," said Steve Healey, co-founder of The Brooke Healey Foundation. Less than four percent of the federal budget for cancer ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - More than 500 family members, partners and friends attended Family Night Out at TD Bank Ballpark Aug. 26 hosted by the Planned Lifetime Assistance Network of New Jersey, Inc.  PLAN|NJ hosted the event after a year of isolation and challenge due to the pandemic. Somerville Mayor ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights 24th annual 5K Charity Road Race and Fitness Walk is returning on Sunday, September 19 after being canceled last year because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Click here for "easy registration." The Berkeley Heights Charity Road Race and Fitness Walk was ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ In preparation for this fall's fundraising 12th annual Harvest Fest and NJ Microbrew night, St. James Men is asking residents to save the date for Saturday night, Nov. 6. The charitable organization is also putting a callout to craft breweries that wish to participate in the ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _  As per their assignment this year, the township's Diversity and Inclusion Committee presented its recommendations to the Bernards Township Committee at last week's meeting, when a majority of Township Committee members voted to accept two out of three of the proposals. The ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ — Two GoFundMe campaigns have been set up in memory of 4-year-old Kyle Meyers, who drowned in a tragic accident at Sunset Lake Friday. The first campaign, according to Kyle’s uncle Bill Meyers, was set up by neighbors of the family in the Sunset Lake area of Bridgewater. As of ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ August 31 has been set at the deadline to honor a veteran who lives or who has lived in Bernards Township by commissioning a "Hometown Heroes" banner to be displayed on township property during November to commemorate Veterans Day. Once printed, all Hometowns Heroes banners, ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ Tuesday's scheduled Bernards Township Committee meeting includes proposed long-term investments in communications equipment for the Basking Ridge Fire Co., an extension of a contract for sidewalk improvements, and purchases of trucks and computer equipment. The items are on ...

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