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Audrey Blumberg

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Business & Finance

Zoning Board Questions Whether Quick Chek is Inherently Beneficial Use on Proposed Site

February 3, 2016

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - With questioning of the planner kicking off the meeting at Tuesday’s Zoning Board hearing concerning the Quick Chek application, many board members simply wanted to know why ...

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Bug's World: 24th Annual 'Nature' Childrens' Art Show at EEC in Basking Ridge

January 16, 2016

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Nature Through a Child's Eye, the 24th annual exhibit of children's art with an environmental theme, is on display at the Somerset County Park Commission ...

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Giving Back

Gold Award Project to Fight Hunger in Somerset County

February 10, 2016

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater-Raritan High School junior Swetha Rathnam is preparing to combat hunger in Somerset County through the high school Key Club and her Girl Scout Gold Award ...

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Law & Justice

Hillsborough Preservationists Reach Across the Ocean for Help Saving Doris Duke Mansion from Demolition

February 1, 2016

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - A group of determined township preservationists is reaching across the ocean for help in trying to prevent the demolition of the historic Doris Duke Mansion. DORIS - ...

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Religions and Spirituality

Join us Ash Wednesday

January 25, 2016

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of a 40-day period before Easter called Lent when Christians prepare their hearts for the joy of Easter morning.  Typically, Lent is a period ...

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Letters to the Editor

As Thousands of Materials are Deleted, Is the Somerset County Library System Supporting our Communities?

January 29, 2016

To the Editor: With thousands upon thousands of our tax-funded materials being deleted from the 10 branches of the Somerset County Library System daily, and without public input, we need to ask ...

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Upcoming Events

Thu, February 11, 6:00 PM

The Center for Contemporary Art, Bedminster

Dallas Piotrowski: Selected Works, Nature, and a ...

Arts & Entertainment

Thu, February 11, 7:00 PM

SCLSNJ's Hillsborough Library branch, Hillsborough

Admission 201: Highly Selective Colleges


Fri, February 12, 11:00 AM

SCLSNJ's Manville Library branch, Manville

Chair Yoga

Health & Wellness

Police Blotter

Newark Resident Arrested for Alleged Clothing Theft at Bloomingdale's

February 5, 2016

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A Newark resident was arrested Jan. 29 for allegedly shoplifting clothing from Bloomingdale's in the Bridgewater Commons Mall, according to a report from ...

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Somerset County News

Somerset County Essay Contest Challenges Students to Write About Underage Drinking

February 9, 2016

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Every day, 5,400 young people under 16 have their first drink of alcohol. In an effort to raise awareness about the risks and prevent underage drinking-related problems, the ...

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Liz on Theatre

‘Nureyev’s Eyes’ Mesmerizes with Fusion of Ballet and Painting at George Street

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The companionship/conflict between artist Jamie Wyeth and Rudolf Nureyev makes for a striking two-character play by David Rush. Directed by Michael Maestro, the tension ...

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The Seventh District Congressional Report

The Seventh District Congressional Report

Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) hosts Congressman Fred Upton (MI-06), Chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, of which Lance is a member. The duo discussed the dozens of bills that ...

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Atrial fibrillation (Afib) is the most common heart rhythm disturbance with about 5.6 million diagnosed cases in the United States. Afib is a major health problem and a growing epidemic with ...

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Other NJ News

Larsen Will Oppose Lance in Congressional Primary

January 23, 2016

NEW JERSEY - Businessman and "Reagan Conservative" David Larsen has announced his 2016 primary candidacy for the Republican nomination to Congress and will oppose Rep. Leonard Lance,

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