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January 12, 2022

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - Coming off its annual reorganization meeting held last week, the borough council got down to business on Monday, Jan. 10 for its first regular meeting of the new year.  In addition to adopting a resolution authorizing the planning board to undertake an investigation into ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - The borough will be investigating whether three adjoining properties across from the train station in Downtown Bernardsville, 39 and 35 Olcott Square and 5 Morristown Road, are eligible to become areas in need of redevelopment. The council adopted a resolution authorizing the ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy’s 2022 State of the State address will stream online and via social media on Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022, at 5:00 p.m. Murphy is expected to discuss his commitment to leading New Jersey through the COVID-19 public health crisis, improving the lives of middle-class ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - A few months before he was to retire from 39 years of public service to the residents of Somerset County, state Sen. Christopher "Kip Bateman" sat in the conference room of his legislative office across the street from the Historic Somerset County Courthouse reflecting on how it ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the 2022 Reorganization meeting of the Somerset County Board of Commissioners and swearing-in ceremony will be live-streamed on Jan. 7 The swearing-in ceremony will be held at 3 p.m. and can be viewed live at that time on Somerset County’s ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - The annual reorganization meeting marks a new chapter for a municipality and its elected officials in the new year.  Bernardsville’s governing body kicked off 2022 by gathering virtually and welcoming two new council members, electing a council president, and preparing for ...

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BEDMINSTER TWP., NJ - Bedminster Township's annual special meeting to reorganize township government is scheduled to be both in-person and via Zoom videoconferencing at 7 p.m. on Monday., Jan. 3. The Bedminster Township Committee will preside over the open public meeting in the main meeting room ...

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BERNARDSVILLE. NJ - The borough will kick off its 2022 business with its annual reorganization meeting, scheduled for 7 p.m., Monday, Jan. 3., via the online meeting platform Zoom. Monday’s business will feature newly elected Council members Jay Ambelang and Al Ribeiro, who are slated to ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - A Pickleball court is a step closer to being constructed at the Municipal Pool Complex / Polo Grounds. The governing body passed an ordinance on the second and final reading allocating $600,000 from Bernardsville’s Open Space Trust Fund to finance a potential project on the ...

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If it wasn’t for this event, the world might have had a different look. BERNARDS TWP., NJ - New Jersey’s most famous Incident occurred at about noon on December 13, 1776. Major General Charles Lee (1732-1782), of the Continental Army, was “alarmed” by Major James Wilkinson in an upstairs ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Speakers at Sunday's Field of Honor dedication for a display of flags that will remain at Bernards town hall throughout November had a message for citizens ahead of Veterans Day: Thank a veteran personally for their service to the nation. "We owe these men and women a debt ...

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 BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Passaic River Parkway in Berkeley Heights grew some this week, when the Union County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution to acquire the Berkeley Plaza property. The Memorandum of Understanding with the property’s owner was signed today, Friday, Oct. 29, said Mayor ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ- Lt. Corey Cattano, a New Providence native, has been named Military Engineer of the Year award for 2022 by the Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command (NAVFAC) Mid-Atlantic. “It is with great pleasure that I announce Lt. Corey Cattano, P.E., Facilities Engineering and ...

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