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July 19, 2018

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Boy Scout Steven McInerney of Basking Ridge has fulfilled his Eagle Scout service project requirement with the construction and installation of an arbor at the Visiting Nurse Association of Somerset Hills headquarters off Mount Airy Road in Basking Ridge. The arbor graces the ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Whether it's a photo public landmark or a private moment that captures life in Basking Ridge, the township Parks & Recreation Department is seeking photos that capture the "essence" of Bernards Township. However, prints of entries with a completed entry form must be ...

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  HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The weekly Farmers Market at Duke Farms returns on Sunday, May 6, with more than two dozen vendors expected for the opening and throughout the summer from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. every week, rain or shine. The market will close for the season Oct. 28. The Sunday Farmers Market ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ – Somerset County naturalist and Basking Ridge resident Ben Barkley believes that the World Series of Birding is the ideal event to hook kids on birding and introduce them to a lifelong passion for conservation. He should know; it happened to him. His experience with the annual ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - At the urging of Chatham Township Mayor Curt Ritter, the township committee voted, 4-1, to introduce a "use" ordinance that would ban the sale and cultivation of marijuana at its regular meeting on Thursday. Committee member Michael Kelly cast the no vote, stating that the ...

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FAR HILLS, NJ - Somerset County Park Commission Leonard J. Buck Garden will begin celebrating the coming of Spring by hosting the annual “Art & Photography Exhibit” focusing on the beauty of the diverse moods and seasons of Leonard J. Buck Garden. Creative works on display will feature the ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Duke Farms will host a Farm to Table Indoor Winter Market Sunday, Feb. 11 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Orientation Center, 1112 Dukes Parkway West. There will be 20 local farms and small businesses represented with a wide range of products, including pickles, fresh bread, jam, ...

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LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL - The 25th Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival will kick off spring at Walt Disney World Resort Feb. 28 and continue through May 28, 2018. The first festival in was a 38-day celebration, for 2018 it expands to 90 days of gardens and topiaries. 2018 is also the 35th ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Township officials at Tuesday's Bernards Township Committee promised to take time to digest public comments, many of them negative, on a proposal to redevelop the Millington Quarry with more than 200 homes, restaurants, retail space and another hotel in town. Members of the ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ - A planned presentation at the Dec. 12 Bernards Township Committee meeting on how local traffic and schools would be impacted by a proposal to redevelop the defunct Millington Quarry property with 200-plus homes, a hotel and additional commercial property has been delayed.

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ - A crowded Nov. 28 hearing on plans to redevelop the Millington Quarry Property with what would become a new mixed residential and commercial center is being followed with more public hearings, including a second informal informational meetings scheduled with the developer ...

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BEDMINSTER TWP., NJ - The 15th annual Colonial Christmas fundraiser to continue the restoration and development of the Jacobus Vanderveer House & Museum started off with a bang last weekend, including a demonstration of cannon fire, a performance by the Ridge High School A Cappella choir, ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - On Thursday, Oct. 5 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Kathleen Gagan, a National Peony Expert and owner of Peony's Envy, will lead the educational hands-on workshop that will address how to dig, divide, plant herbaceous peonies, and grow herbaceous peonies from seed. The second portion of ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Antiques, household wares, collectibles, artwork, books, and an eclectic variety of imported chairs were scattered about the field at the Hillsboro Farm Market alongside the Van Nuys old farmhouse Saturday afternoon. Vendors bought their 10x10 space for $10, with proceeds ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Mother Nature showed a wide range of emotions Friday night. She was blustery and defiant, delivering a fast moving rain storm that forced cancellation of Friday night's Hillsborough Rotary Fair, accompanied by flashes of lightning and rumbles of thunder. She was also ...

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