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Former Governor Whitman Honored at Great Swamp Watershed Gala Celebration

October 15, 2017

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Former New Jersey Governor Christine Todd Whitman was the honored guest at the Great Swamp Watershed Association 2017 Gala Celebration held Thursday night at the Brooklake Country Club.

Chatham residents turned out for the fundraiser that supports the yearly budget of the association, which is "dedicated to protecting and improving the water resources of the ...

Red, White and Gold Pay Tribute to Our Veterans and Military

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Saturday morning brought over twenty dedicated volunteers out to do the Fall planting at Veterans Memorial Park.  Committee member Ted Romankow chose the colors of the seasonal plantings: red and white mums in recognition of our Veterans and Military and gold mums as tribute to our fallen soldiers and the Gold Star families who have lost a loved one in the course of ...

277 Volunteers Turn Out for Slam Dunk the Junk Clean Up Day in Berkeley Heights

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The tally is in and 277 participants volunteered their time in the Slam Dunk the Junk clean up day in Berkeley Heights last Saturday. The event is a joint project between the Suburban Chamber of Commerce and the Township of Berkeley Heights, funded by NJ Department of Environmental Protection.

Members of local Girls Scout and Boy Scout troops, Gov. Livingston ...

Junior League Thrift Shop Holds Annual Costume Event Oct. 5 - Get Ready for Halloween!

SUMMIT, NJ – The Junior League of Summit Thrift Shop will host its annual Costume Event on Thursday, October 5 from 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. at 37 DeForest Avenue, Summit. The popular event will feature affordable costumes for the whole family in addition to seasonal housewares and decorations.

“We have an extensive selection of new and gently used adult ...

Time to Order the Free Tree if You Want One in Front of Your Home

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Remember earlier this year when the topic of who wants a new tree in front of their home at a Township Council meeting?  Well, it's decision time.

The Township wants to plant a tree in front of your home and, thanks to a grant from Union County, Berkeley Heights has money to purchase trees to plant along the right of way in the Township.

There is no charge to ...

Berkeley Heights Closing in on Green Community Challenge Goal

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ. – Berkeley Heights has almost reached its goal for the Green Community Challenge Pledge.  More than 200 residents have made a commitment to protecting the environment by signing the Pledge. 

“Our goal is for 241 residents to sign off on the pledge,” said Environmental Commissioner Kinan Tadmori. “Many of your neighbors have ...

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Wed, October 18, 7:30 PM

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Limited RV Camping Coming to Watchung Reservation for Four Centuries in a Weekend History Event

October 14, 2017

A limited number of camping slots for RV enthusiasts will be set aside in the Deserted Village during the Four Centuries In A Weekend history event under a Union County Parks trial program.

The eight slots will be created in a field in the Deserted Village located in the 2,200-acre Watchung Reservation, part of the Union County parks system. All RVs (recreational vehicles) must be ...