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September 28, 2022

RARITAN, NJ - Valley Wellness, the medical cannabis dispensary currently under construction in Raritan Borough, is seeking to operate as an Expanded Alternative Treatment Center (ATC), allowing the business to engage in adult personal-use cannabis activities. Accepted adult-use activities under ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater Township officials are continuing to work on adding more affordable housing opportunities to the municipality. The town council approved a resolution to execute an agreement for 40 such units at 530 Route 22, at a cost of $590,000. Township administrator Michael ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Green Knoll Grill, in Bridgewater, has had its liquor license renewed, but it won’t be selling any alcoholic beverages on Sept. 16. The Bridgewater Township Council voted unanimously at its Aug. 15 meeting to suspend the restaurant’s liquor license for one day, following a ...

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RARITAN, NJ - The Raritan Borough Economic Development Committee held its Discovering Raritan event July 30 to celebrate local businesses. Local vendors lined Somerset Street, and residents enjoyed different activities for kids, a bubble performance, food trucks and much more.

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RARITAN, NJ - Repairs have already begun at Espo's Italian Restaurant, which suffered damage in a fire Tuesday afternoon. According to fire chief Brian Kredatus, the fire department responded Tuesday at 3:26 p.m. to a fire at the restaurant, arriving in one minute from time of dispatch. The ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The story of the Green Knoll Grill against some of its disgruntled neighbors continues. Complaints about noise issues with the longstanding bar and restaurant on Route 202/206 were renewed at the June 23 meeting of the Bridgewater Township Council, just one week after several ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - It's been four years since Advance Realty Investors first filed a controversial site plan application for a massive multi-use project, called the Center of Excellence on Route 202/206, that included a 120-room hotel, grocery store, 200,000 square feet of retail and 400 residential ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A project that could have drastically altered the appearance and nature of Bridgewater Township has been scaled down, although final approval has not yet been given. The town council unanimously introduced an ordinance at a special meeting June 16 to establish an alternate set ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater Township has reached a settlement with Advance Realty regarding the Center of Excellence, on Route 202/206, which eliminates the residential apartment units, hotel and grocery store originally approved for the site. Mayor Matthew Moench announced in a press ...

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RARITAN, NJ - Several redevelopment projects are underway in Raritan Borough, but the Raritan Mall, at the corner of Orlando Drive and Route 206, is still awaiting redevelopment.  Although no plans have been submitted to the borough or seen by the planning board, Mayor Zachary Bray said a ...

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RARITAN, NJ - The Raritan Economic Development Committee will host the annual Discovering Raritan event this year July 30, from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m., on Somerset Street, between Thompson and Nevius. The event will highlight local businesses and the food of Raritan to showcase what the borough has to ...

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RARITAN, NJ - Raritan Mayor Zachary Bray declared that March 18, 2022, was to be recognized as DeLucia’s Brick Oven Pizza Day throughout the borough of Raritan. After 100 years in business, DeLucia’s received national attention when Barstool Sports pizza review host Dave Portnoy rated DeLucia’s ...

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RARITAN, NJ - Founder and CEO of Middle Valley Partners, Sarah Trent, told the Raritan Borough Council Tuesday that her plan to open a medical marijuana dispensary progressed on the state level right before the holidays. Trent said she is now working on a site plan application for the Raritan ...

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RARITAN, NJ - A new and approved funding proposal might help support the expansion of recreational activities for kids and the community at large in Raritan, something the Raritan Borough Council said they plan on doing this year. Councilman Paul Giraldi proposed allowing local businesses to put ...

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RARITAN, NJ - The COVID-19 pandemic has been plaguing the nation for two years now, but Raritan Borough’s businesses have made the best of it. Some businesses even opened their doors for the first time during the pandemic. Phone Guy Repairs is one of these businesses. Located on West Somerset ...

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RARITAN, NJ - DeLucia's Brick Oven Pizza, on First Avenue in Raritan, has achieved a status few pizza places can claim – an almost perfect rating from Barstool founder David Portnoy. Portnoy reviews pizza places around the United States for his show, and, in his review, dared to say that the ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Tyler Seville, Executive Director of Innovation New Jersey, announced the launch of the Basking Ridge Business Aliance Young Professional Netowrk (YPN) at the December networking breakfast at Delicious Heights Outpost.  A member benefit of the BRBA, the YPN hopes to host ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Many of the larger businesses will be open for reduced hours on New Year's Eve and New Year's Day, while local restaurants will have their own hours and many require reservations for the big night. Here is a list of supermarkets and major retailers that are open and closed in ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater Township Council has taken the next step toward repurposing the current Crate & Barrel store at the Bridgewater Commons Mall in the near future. The municipal governing body unanimously approved two measures at its Dec. 6 meeting to amend a section of the ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Green Knoll Grill has garnered a small reprieve from the Bridgewater Township Council. The town governing body had placed a number of limitations on the long-running local establishment earlier this year, for perceived violations regarding the actions of some of its staff ...

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RARITAN, NJ - Raritan Borough celebrated the holidays on a rainy Dec. 11 with the Economic Development Committee's Christmas in Raritan event. The event included kids activities, food, tree lighting, vendors, lots of characters and an appearance from Santa himself.

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A laundromat, a psychedelic space, a beach scene and cascading flowers over a bathtub – all these and more are part of a new interactive and contactless experience at the Bridgewater Commons Mall, where guests can strike a pose in front of a myriad of different ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater Township Planning Board has recommended the adoption of an ordinance change to allow for a medical use in the current Crate & Barrel building at the Village at Commons. The Bridgewater Township Council had previously introduced the change to the regional ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Ryujin Sushi celebrated its grand opening in Bridgewater with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, November 12. Bridgewater Mayor Matthew Moench along with Daniel Fahrer, Somerset County Business Partnership Director of Business Services, welcomed restaurant owners Julie ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Bridgewater Township Council is looking at possible options in replacing the only Crate & Barrel store currently located in town. The council introduced an ordinance for that purpose at its Nov. 8 meeting, one that will amend a section of the Bridgewater Regional Center ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater Commons, the more than 1.2 million square foot shopping, dining and entertainment destination located in Somerset County, officially launched the holiday 2021 season on Nov. 13 welcoming none other than Santa Claus himself with great fanfare. Presented by ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - JAG-ONE Physical Therapy  proudly serves as a community-based company, and are excited to expand their presence in Bridgewater and the surrounding areas – but as JAG-ONE Physical Therapy continues to grow in the tri-state area, the goal remains to take care of the ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ —There’s a “clause” for commotion set to take place at Bridgewater Commons!  That’s because beginning Nov. 13, the more than 1.2 million square foot shopping, dining and entertainment destination located in Somerset County will welcome children of all ages for safe, ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater Commons Mall, in partnership with the Connie Dwyer Breast Cancer Foundation, unveiled “Embrace Hope” Thursday, a photographic mural featuring six Connie Dwyer Breast Center and foundation staff members. The mural has black and white photographs of women’s ...

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