Holidays

October 19, 2018

MILLTOWN, NJ - Get ready for an early Halloween thrill with the borough's annual Haunted River Walk. This year's creepy stroll along the Mill Pond Path is full of things that go bump in the night and features a haunting through history theme. The scream-worthy event is hosted by Joyce Kilmer ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ  - Get ready for Halloween fun and frights! The Teen Council of the Middlesex County 4-H Youth Development Program invites you to their Haunted House and Haunted Hayride fundraiser- if you dare! Join the 4-H teens every Friday and Saturday evening in October from 7 to 10:30 ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The high temperatures and uncomfortable humidity did not keep folks away from the borough's annual Fourth of July parade through Milltown yesterday. Hundreds lined both sides of the streets along the route decked out in red, white and blue to enjoy the festivities. Even Santa stopped ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The fireworks scheduled for tonight in Gloria Bradford Park at 9:30 p.m. have been canceled. According to a Nixle advisory released by the Milltown Police Department the fireworks vendor contracted by the borough did not deliver the fireworks forcing the cancellation of the annual ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The United States celebrates birthday number 242 tomorrow and the borough has a full menu of Fourth of July festivities planned for Wednesday, beginning at Mill Pond at 6 a.m. with the annual Fishing Derby. Residents should expect traffic delays in the morning due to the Milltown ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – Okay, Bears, we've celebrated moms, dads and grads, now it's time to give a shout-out to the Good Old USA! The Township of East Brunswick will host a July 4th Celebration & Fireworks at the Community Arts Center, 721 Cranbury Road on Wednesday, July 4, 2018.  Festivities ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ -  Want your 4th of July fun to last 7 days? Then bring your family and join in Middlesex County’s “Revolutionary Celebration” for 2018! Our Office of Arts and History has planned events for June 30 and July 1-7 that are fun, educational, and a great way to honor the spirit of ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Middlesex County 4-H Junior Council invites you to have “Breakfast with the Bunnies” on Saturday, March 24. Parents and children (ages 2-8) are invited to enjoy a pancake breakfast, meet the “4-H Bunnies,” go on an egg hunt and participate in fun children’s ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Okay, I'll admit it.  I grew up hating Irish soda bread.  Too dry.  Not good toasted. Weird shape.  People brought it to my house every St. Patrick's Day, and I graciously accepted it and tried to palm it off on my guests.  I made sure that everyone had some to take home.  Oy, ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ - There were leprechauns on the sidewalks, candy in the air, and music in the streets as the Woodbridge St. Patrick's Day parade wound its way through town this Sunday.  Sponsored by the American Irish Association of Woodbridge, the 2018 parade featured bagpipe bands, football ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey is pleased to announce that the 2018 Middlesex County Black History Month Celebration will be held on Friday, February 16, 2018, at 12:30 p.m. in the Jury Room of the Middlesex County Courthouse, located at 56 Bayard Street, New ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Last February, Milltown Mel predicted there would be an early spring. In March, the area had a surprise blizzard. This morning, on a chilly, overcast Groundhog Day, Milltown Mel II made his third prediction, calling for another early spring. Mel agreed with his groundhog counterpart ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - For folks that have been fans of the Bill Murray classic "Groundhog Day," but can't make the trek all the way out to Punxsutawney, PA on a work and school day to see if winter will stay around for six more weeks or if the region will see an early spring, there's a Garden State ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Santa came just a little bit early to some seniors, families, and kids at the Lighthouse Christian Fellowship Church on Hardenburgh Lane tonight as the congregation celebrated its third annual Christmas dinner.  This time, though, Santa didn't come down the chimney, he came to ...

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NEW JERSEY - There are so many fun, family-friendly holiday activities it’s hard to pack them all in. However, if you’re looking for something simple that’s a throwback to your own childhood, make time to see these fabulous light displays that really get folks in the holiday mood. Jenkinson’s ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -  The world's happiest and most welcome guest Santa Claus of the North Pole will visit the East Brunswick Elks Lodge this Sunday, December 10 to have breakfast with some local gigglers and their parents. Breakfast will be served from 9:30 am to 11 am at the "Lodge on the ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Hot chocolate, warm cookies, Anna and Elsa in "Frozen," prayers by a rabbi, letters to Santa, candy canes, a bonfire, happy music, and a visitor from the North Pole - what's not to like about starting the holiday season here in East Brunswick? The township's holiday opener ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - East Brunswick can be proud of a student who saw problem and did what he could to address it.  In doing so, brought a deep sense of what Thanksgiving really means to those in need.  He did the work to shed some light on a problem. When Luke Zorn, a fifth grader ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Run, run Rudolph and Santa too. St. Paul's Church is hosting a 5K Santa Run/Walk on Saturday, December 9. Race kicks off at 9 a.m. at North Brunswick Community Park. Check in begins at 7:30 a.m. The fee is $20 for adults and $15 for kids 12 years of age and younger. Race day fee is ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -  Bloomfield resident Jenn Stilwell's cranberry jelly recipe is now the worst kept secret in the township. Stilwell's jelly has been the subject of a great deal of chatter in town over the past few days. Then on Sunday afternoon. local business leader Izabela Van Tassel declared ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- Nothing brings the holiday season to life like annual traditions, especially when they’re shared with family, friends and neighbors. The Middlesex County Office of Arts and History invites you to share in holiday music and fun at the “Seasonal Traditions” holiday program at East ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - East Brunswick's Veterans Day Observance last night was attended by approximately 250 residents who came to acknowledge the service of past and present heroes.  T here were Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, EMS workers, firefighters, police officers and political officials in ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – The Township of East Brunswick’s VETERANS DAY OBSERVANCE will be held on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. outdoors  in Veterans Park at the East Brunswick Municipal Complex, 1 Jean Walling Civic Center Drive.  In the event of inclement weather, the program will move ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - The Middlesex County Office of Arts and History invites you to experience this year’s Halloween programs, filled with slightly spooky stories, magic lantern scenes and frightfully good fun. These free programs will take place at East Jersey Old Town Village at 1050 River Road in ...

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NEW JERSEY - If Halloween plans are still up in the air, take heart. There is plenty to do this final weekend before October 31 whether Garden State residents want their pants scared off or want some family-friendly fun. Haunted River Walk in Milltown - October 27 and October 28 from 7 p.m.

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