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Grand National at Far Hills Races Will Be International Affaire

October 13, 2017

GRAND NATIONAL TAKES ON INTERNATIONAL FLAVOR

The $400,000 Grand National (Gr. 1), America’s richest steeplechase race, has attracted strong international interest, with no fewer than five overseas challengers among 12 nominees to the centerpiece of the 97th annual Far Hills Races on Saturday, Oct. 21.

One of New Jersey’s premier sporting events, the Far Hills Races will be one ...

ESDCTA crowns its dressage champions at the Horse Park of New Jersey

The Eastern States Dressage and Combined Training Association (ESDCTA) held their 2017 championships on Oct. 7 at the Horse Park of New Jersey, with a total of 79 entries.

Trainer Eliza Puttkamer Banks, of Jackson, N.J. who trains out of Bright Meadows Farm, in Millstone, won the Division 3 First Level Adult championship on Toque. Toque is a 6-year-old Canadian Cheval (Canadream Kelbeck ...

Far Hills highlights Fall Steeplechase racing calendar

Steeplechase racing is underway for Fall 2017.

From as far north as Geneseo, N.Y. and as far south as Charleston, S.C., mini-vans are being filled with coolers and delicacies. Horses are being trained and groomed.

Twelve race committees and battalions volunteers are preparing to receive thousands of racing fans — and just plain party goers — to an afternoon in the country filled ...

Groundbreaking at $8.9 Million Ashbrook Golf Course Clubhouse in Scotch Plains

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ --The Union County Freeholder Board today held a groundbreaking in Scotch Plains for the new $8.9 million Ash Brook Golf Course Clubhouse  that is anticipated to open in September 2018.

Once constructed, the new 21,000 sq. ft. building will house a full-service restaurant with terrace (capacity: 120 people), a full retail pro shop, administrative ...

Found in Warren: Do You Know This Dog?

WARREN, NJ - Do you know this dog?  He was found on Ravinn Lane on Tuesday morning and despite the pink harness, is male.   Call 908-755-0227 with any information.

Department of Justice: ISIS Sympathizer Arrested in Cranford, Plotting the "Next 9/11" with Two Accomplices

NEW YORK, NY – The Department of Justice released details of a thwarted terror plot to attack New York City during the summer of 2016 on Friday.

Three men, who were arrested in 2016 and 2017, planned to detonate bombs in Times Square and the New York City subway system and shoot civilians at concert venues in support of ISIS, according to the Department of Justice.

The three arrested ...

Department of Justice: ISIS Sympathizer Arrested in Cranford, Plotting the ‘Next 9/11’ with Two Accomplices

NEW YORK, NY – The Department of Justice released details of a thwarted terror plot to attack New York City during the summer of 2016 on Friday.

Three men, who were arrested in 2016 and 2017, planned to detonate bombs in Times Square and the New York City subway system and shoot civilians at concert venues in support of ISIS, according to the Department of Justice.

The three arrested ...

Somerville Principal Visits Texas, Helps Houston School Get Back on its Feet

SOMERVILLE, NJ – It takes three hours and 50 minutes to fly from Newark to Houston, Texas, a distance of 1,617 miles, plenty of time for Susan Moran to overcome her anxiety and figure out what she was going to do to help a displaced elementary school principal, her staff and 600 students struggling to regain their footing after their lives were turned upside down by Hurricane ...

Chatham Borough Council President Fife, Mayor Harris Recuse from Post Office Plaza Plans for "Potential Conflict"

CHATHAM, NJ - Borough of Chatham Council President Vicki Fife and Mayor Bruce Harris were forced to recuse themselves from participating in redevelopment plans for Post Office Plaza due to "potential conflict of interest" it was revealed on Monday night at the regular meeting of the Borough of Chatham Council.

At the advice of special redevelopment counsel Robert S. Goldsmith, ...

Earthquake Registered in Morristown

MORRISTOWN,N.J.- Monday evening an earthquake was registered in Morristown. According to the United States Geological Survey, the quake measured 1.7 magnitude with a depth of 5 km. The exact location was mapped at 2km south south west of Morristown. Earthquakes measuring 2.0 magnitude or below are generally not felt by the public, but registered and measured locally. These are called ...

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