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Daiichi Sankyo Opens U.S. Headquarters in Basking Ridge, Brings Worldwide Business Ties and International Flair

July 27, 2017

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Following months of waiting and many discussions between the company and area officials, employees from the Daiichi Sankyo offices, formerly located in two separate locations in Edison and Parsippany, have officially moved in to their new workplace in Basking Ridge.  

The global pharmaceutical company completed its transition into its newly ...

Somerset County Bar Association Loses Office Space and Executive Director

SOMERVILLE NJ - The Somerset County Bar Association has had a tough month.   In a very short span of time, the group has lost its office space in the Somerset County Courthouse, and has lost its Executive Director, Karen Bradley.

There will be a meeting of the general membership of the bar association tonight at the law offices of Norris, McLaughlin & Marcus in Somerville to discuss ...

Non-Riding Horse Care Workshops Scheduled at Lord Stirling In Basking Ridge

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Two Summer Horse Care workshops for those who are seeking to gain knowledge and confidence around horses through a combination of hands-on experience and non-riding activities are being offered by the Somerset County Park Commission at Lord Stirling Stable in Basking Ridge.

Horse Care Workshops 102 and 103 are scheduled be held beginning Saturday, July ...

Coming in August: 'County Caper' to Explore Parks, Based At EEC in Basking Ridge

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - It's time to register now for a summer tradition in Somerset County Parks, "The County Caper!" - which is based out of the Environmental Education Center in Basking Ridge.

Once again, the naturalists at the Environmental Education Center, 190 Lord Stirling Road in Basking Ridge, are offering two County Caper events, on Saturday, Aug. 19, and Sunday, Aug.

Somerset Hills Resident Elected to Jacobus Vanderveer House & Museum Board of Trustees

BEDMINSTER, NJ - The Friends of the Jacobus Vanderveer House have elected Karen Sweeney, of the Gladstone section of Peapack-Gladstone, to serve a three-year term on its Board of Trustees.

 

Sweeney has had a 22-year career as an elementary and special education teacher. She currently teaches fourth and fifth grade students in the Manville School District.

Students Execute Superb Moves, But Freeholder Prevails in Chess Challenge

BRIDGEWATER, NJ  - Ten young students from throughout Somerset County matched wits and strategy with Somerset County Freeholder Brian Levine in a chess tournament Thursday at the Bridgewater branch, Somerset County Library System of New Jersey.

Levine challenged faced off against the students all at once. They were up to the challenge, with each match lasting upwards of three ...

Tour of Raritan Bike Race Coming Memorial Day Weekend

RARITAN, NJ - Raritan Borough is holding two special bike events May 28, in conjunction with the Tour of Somerville during Memorial Day weekend.

The first is the Family Fun Bike Ride, with check in at 10 a.m., and people meeting at the corner of Somerset and Anderson streets. Families can ride the course the professionals will be riding, and participants can wear the same color in support ...

Unity Bank Sponsors Memorial Day Weekend Tour of Somerville Cycling Series

 

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Unity Bank has agreed to a multi-year partnership to serve as Title Sponsor of the Tour of Somerville, the iconic cycling classic that annually attracts thousands of local and tri-state residents, international tourists and competitive racers from around the world to enjoy the oldest major cycling event in the country.

The 74th running of ...

Somerville Jury Convicts Chronic Offender of $74,000 Identity Theft

SOMERVILLE, NJ - A Jersey City man with a long history of identity theft convictions has been convicted of of stealing the identity of a Mendham man and draining $74,000 from his savings account.

A Somerset County Jury found Saeed Cousar, 42, of Jersey City guilty of 3rd degree theft by deception and 3rd degree identity theft following a six-day jury trial in Somerville, according to ...

False Teeth: Suspect Charged with Operating Illegal Dentist Practice in Somerset County

SOMERVILLE, NJ – An Elizabeth man has been arrested and charged with operating an unlicensed dental practice in North Plainfield following an undercover investigation, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson.

Jorge Nolivos, 58, of Orchard Street in Elizabeth, was arrested without incident and charged with second degree possession with the intent to ...

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