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Bernardsville & Bedminster Top Stories

July 5, 2022

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Residents of Bound Brook, Bridgewater and other surrounding towns gathered for the 129th Annual Independence Day Celebration at the Washington Campground in Middlebrook. George Washington set up camp at what is now the Washington Campground on May 28, 1777, and stayed for a ...

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MAPLEWOOD, NJ - ‘Finishing it Off!’, a play by Basking Ridge playwright Mary Jane Walsh, debuts July 7-17 at Maplewood’s Burgdorff Cultural Center, 10 Durand Road. Walsh's play looks irreverently and tenderly at the issues that confront the aging and their caretakers. The play, called ‘a ...

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BEDMINSTER, NJ - Expect delays on Route 287 and Route 78 due an accident at the 78 ramp in Bedminster, reported  Breaking News Network at 12:36 p.m. on Monday. Northstar is to land on 78 for patient that was ejected from vehicle.  TAPinto will update when more information becomes ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ — The Bernards Township Health Department has scheduled its July clinics for continuing availability of COVID-19 vaccines. However, the local health department also announced that it does not yet have any supply for vaccines for under five-year-olds. "At this time we do not ...

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RAIN or SHINE – Monday, July 4, 2022 – Join friends and family on Independence Day as the Washington Campground Association honors the American flag, the playing of the Star Spangled Banner, and the reading of the Declaration of Independence. It’s a pure American celebration. We call it “Jersey’s ...

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NEW JERSEY — The price of gas in New Jersey is heading down as the Fourth of July weekend gets closer. The average price of a gallon of unleaded is $4.85, according to AAA. That's down 2 cents from yesterday and 9 cents from last week. Drivers are paying $1.71 more than this time last ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ – Fellowship Senior Living is pleased to announce that Tara Davis, Music Therapist, has received the 2022 Activity Professional of the Year Award presented by the NJ Activity Professionals Association (NJAPA). This award is presented to an Activity Professional whose outstanding ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ – Local fun-filled Food Truck and Music Festival was a success for the Liberty Corner Fire Company this past Saturday, June 25. The proceeds from this event went to the Volunteer Liberty Corner Fire Co. who has been the firefighting organization serving Bernanrds Township since ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Rutgers students will see a 2.9% increase in tuition and fees after the university’s Board of Governors approved a $5.1 billion budget for the 2022-23 academic year. According to the school, tuition and fees account for more than 28% of university revenues, and help fund ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The victors of this year’s Euro Challenge competition – Zoe Daly of Piscataway, Victoria Fekete of Livingston, Lillian Del Rossi of Union, Charlotte Jotz of Scotch Plains, and Akshaya Karanam of Woodbridge, Katie Ferris of Westfield, and Gwen Oakley of Maplewood – traveled to ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Sarah Cirillo, of Bedminster and attending Fordham University, was the recipient of a NJFC Student Scholarship in the amount of $5,000. The NJFC Student Scholarship is awarded to a graduating high school senior or college student who is a family member of a full time employee of a ...

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TRENTON, NJ – The New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH) announced on Monday the first possible case of monkeypox in the state. A PCR test conducted by the Department’s Public Health and Environmental Laboratories confirmed the presence of orthopoxvirus in a Jersey City individual on June 18. A ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Members of the disability rights community were recognized May 25 for their statewide advocacy efforts at the 2022 Celebration of Abilities, hosted by Planned Lifetime Assistance Network of New Jersey, Inc. (PLAN|NJ). The biennial fundraising event honors individuals who have made ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Lessons in history were delivered by performers and lawmakers during Thursday's commemoration of Juneteenth hosted by the Somerset Cultural and Heritage Commission on the steps of the historic Somerset County Courthouse. The theme of Thursday's event was"Acknowledging the Past ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ – Fellowship Senior Living was honored by Healthier Somerset for workplace wellness with both the Gold Award and the 2022 Innovation Award.  The Innovation Award recognizes a wellness program that uses unique and innovative programming to demonstrate proven employee health ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The biggest tournament in the world’s most popular sport is coming to New Jersey in a big way. On Thursday officials from FIFA, soccer’s governing body, announced that MetLife Stadium will be one of just 15 locations across North America and 11 in the U.S. to play host to the ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots, the New York Yankees Double-A affiliate, welcomed members of the New Jersey Motion Picture and Television Commission and the newly created Somerset County Film Commission to TD Bank Ballpark for the team’s home game on Friday, June 10. The event was ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Fiserv, a global FinTech company, is embracing an entirely new way to work at their new global Strategy Center located at The Park in Berkeley Heights, NJ.  They will be hosting a virtual job fair on Thursday, June 16th from 3 to 6 p.m. This virtual job fair, entitled ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Senior living providers the House of the Good Shepherd and Fellowship Senior Living (FSL) have announced a signed affiliation agreement that would merge the two nonprofits, uniting them in their commitment to high-quality, faith-based services for seniors in New Jersey.  “Our ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ– Over 100 cars were entered in the annual Bernardsville Car Show hosted by Downtown Bernardsville benefitting the Bernardsville PBA. The Car Show took place this past Sunday, June 5 at Bernards High School's main parking lot. The family fun filled day ran from 9 a.m. until 2 ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Our House, Inc. is the recipient of a $500 donation from the Valairco Cares program. Kevin McHugh, Owner of Valairco Heating and Cooling, and company's founder Richard Valenti recently presented a check to Michele DelCorsano, President & CEO and Kathy Colford, VP of ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ  - We spoke recently with Bill Bowers, a hugely engaging performer whose newest show, All Over the Map, is running June 9-18th at the Fellowship Cultural Arts Center in Basking Ridge. The show is being presented by the American Theater Group (ATG), a professional regional theater ...

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SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ -- Primary Election Day is today. June 7 – ELECTION DAY This is the final day to cast a ballot for the 2022 Primary Election in person or through mail-in ballot.  In-person polling places will be open from 6 a.m. until 8 p.m. A full list of Somerset County in-person ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater Township Police are searching for a missing 14-year-old, last seen at midnight June 6 on Pearl Street. Hailey Dippold, 14, was last seen wearing a black hoodie, black sweatpants and black Ugg slippers in the area of Pearl Street in Bridgewater. She has red/brown ...

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NEW JERSEY — The average gas price in New Jersey has reached another all-time high. AAA says the price for a gallon of unleaded is $4.79 on Thursday, June 2, 2022. That's up 2 cents from yesterday, 57 cents from last month and up $1.74 a gallon, compared to this time last year. The price of a ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- In the Bernards' boys lacrosse team's run to the sectional semifinals, Harry Kauffman came up big in two consecutive games for the Mountaineers. The senior attack scored six goals and had two assists in Bernards' 18-3 victory over Woodstown in the opening round of the NJSIAA ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The Young Professionals Network of the Basking Ridge Business Alliance ran a successful cornhole and networking event at the Delta by Marriot on May 25th in Basking Ridge. Attendees joined from a variety of industries including employees of large companies in the area, such ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Service and community pride are cornerstones of the people and history of Bernards Township.  May 24th marked the inaugural Bernards Township Day - A Day of Service and Pride. The all volunteer non-profit organization, Mr. Local History Project, encouraged pride and community ...

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BEDMINSTER, NJ - The Far Hills - Bedminster Fire Department will host the annual Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 30. The parade will begin at the corner of Main Street/Route 202 and Elm Street, Bedminster. Immediately following the Far Hills Memorial Day Service, hot dogs and lemonade will ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - The annual Memorial Day Parade will step off at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 30. The parade will start at the intersection of Church Street and Morristown Road, then continue down Route 202 to Borough Hall where there will be a Veteran's Flag ceremony.        

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