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U.S. Will Reimburse Somerset County for Trump Visits

July 19, 2017

WASHINGTON - New Jersey Rep. Lance (R-7th) has confirmed that the United States Secret Service has designated Bedminster a priority for presidential protection – allowing law enforcement and other protection-related costs eligible for reimbursement by the federal government. 

“Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson and the excellent law enforcement personnel in New ...

Somerville Starlit Cinema Series Kicks Off July 13 on Division Street

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Grab your favorite treats and come to Downtown Somerville to make family memories — or enjoy a romantic date night — watching movies under the stars.

The popular Somerville Starlit Cinema Series turns Division Street in the heart of town into an outdoor theater featuring classics, comedies, and even an Academy Award winner every Thursday night ...

Hillsborough: NJ Political Community Grieves Loss of Ciattarelli Campaign Chairman Rick Rosenberg, Jr

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – Leaders of New Jersey’s Republican establishment, political opponents, family, friends and others are expected to pause and pay their respects Friday and Saturday to Rick Rosenberg, Jr. a trusted and respected front lines political operative who died at his home in Lakehurst Monday.

Rosenberg, 31, a 2009 graduate of Rutgers University, had spent considerable time ...

Somerville: K9 Children’s Book Author Donates Proceeds to Buy Protective Vest for K9 Basilone

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Author Jim Wiater came up with the story by chance. He was multi-tasking – driving the car and entertaining his young daughters, Nikki and Kaci with a story that he made up as he drove.  

Over the years, he expanded and refined the story line, sat down, and began to write. Finally, last year, he self-published “The Adventures of Solo, The Big ...

Somerville Neighbor Extends Help to Widow of Fallen Police Officer Matthew Tarentino

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Like so many others who live in this tight-knit borough, Thomas Sfisco was stunned when he first heard the news about his neighbor Matthew Tarentino, the 29-year-old Summit police officer who was killed May 30 in a three-car motor vehicle accident on Route 78.

Sfisco had seen Tarentino just a few weeks before, walking past his house.

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Summit Mayor Thanks Somerville for Help and Compassion Following Death of Police Officer Matthew Tarentino

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The mayor of Summit sent a hand-written letter to Somerville Mayor Brian Gallagher thanking the borough, its police force and residents for helping her town work its way through the emotional roller coaster that accompanied the unexpected death of Summit police officer Matthew Tarentino, who grew up and lived in Somerville.

Tarentino, 29, was killed in a three-car accident on ...

Somerville Hosts Weekly Summer Dance Party with Live Music on Division Street

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The borough is synonymous with live events that include - what else - live music.

Over the past three weeks, there was live music on Main Street during the June 4 Somerville Business & Professional Association street fair; on June 10, there was a live band on the steps of the historic Somerset County Courthouse as part of the Flag Day celebration and this past ...

Ciattarelli: US Should Pay for Trump Visits to Somerset Golf Club

TRENTON, NJ – Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli (R-16th) has signed on as a primary sponsor of a resolution seeking reimbursements for President Donald Trump’s frequent visits to New Jersey and his estate and golf club in Bedminster.

Ciattarelli's resolution urges the federal government to compensate municipalities, counties and the state for police overtime and administrative ...

Hillsborough: Local Beer, Wine and Spirits on Tap at 14th Annual Sourland Music Festival

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – The 14th annual Sourland Music Festival, a celebration of local music, local spirits and beverages and locally-grown produce takes place Saturday, June 17 from 3-10 p.m. at the Polo Field at Hillsborough Golf and Country Club, 146 Wertsville Road

Adult admission is $25 online and $35 the day of the event, and $10 for children ages 7–12.

Several ...

Weekend Craft Beer Fest On Tap in Somerville

SOMERVILLE, NJ – A few visitors from Germany just happened to be in town last year and stopped by the Somerville Craft Beer Fest to soak up some of the local ambience – and sample some of the craft beers.

Because Germans know a thing or two about beer – their culture, their heritage, their economy is imbued with hops, barley, steins and ‘oompah’ bands - Mike ...

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