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Hunterdon's Annual Holiday Toy Drive in Full Swing

December 9, 2017

ANNANDALE, NJ - Chabad of Hunterdon County's annual Holiday Toy Drive is underway.

New toys are being collected and will be distributed to underprivileged children and families in Hunterdon through United Way’s Helping Hands Project. You can help bring the joy of the holiday season to a child in your community by donating a toy today.

“It is important to remember those that ...

'Lights of Love' Shine Again at Hunterdon Medical Center

RARITAN TWP., NJ - For 31 years, it’s been a local tradition. Begun by a volunteer, the Lights of Love program has raised more than $700,000 since its inception, allowing Hunterdon Medical Center to continue to provide healthcare for the community and the surrounding area.

Last night, thousands of lights were illuminated on cue.

Each year, the Lights of Love evergreen tree, located on ...

Hillsborough Rotary Hosts Operation Shoebox Packing Event for US Troops

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Thousands of United States military serving abroad often lack access to many of their favorite snacks and toiletries, an absence that is felt even more keenly during the holiday season.

To help ensure members of the military can enjoy this small reminder of home, the Rotary Club of Hillsborough is once again joining up with Operation Shoebox New Jersey to host the sixth ...

Flemington Suburu's Annual Campaign 'Shares the Love' with Hunterdon Healthcare

RARITAN TWP., NJ – Flemington Subaru, part of the Flemington Car and Truck Country Family of Brands, is proud to announce the return of Subaru of America’s Share the Love campaign. 

Beginning today and continuing through Jan. 2, 2018, with every purchase or lease of a new Subaru, customers will have the opportunity to select from a list of organizations to receive a $250 ...

Halloween Candy Goes to US Troops in Orthodontist's Annual Buyback Program

RARITAN TWP., NJ - It's an annual tradition. For the 14th year, local orthodontist Dr. Darren Loew has gathered candy for U.S. troops.

This year, the Loew Orthodontics team collected more than 1,900 pounds, buying back the Halloween candy for $1 a pound. The program helps to fight childhood obesity, protect the teeth of Loew's patients and support the troops.

The candy was ...

Volunteers Sought for Thanksgiving Community Project

CLINTON TWP., NJ - Holidays are about traditions, togetherness and the spirit of giving.

For Thanksgiving, Chabad of Hunterdon will celebrate by kicking off its third annual Thanksgiving volunteering event.

On Sunday, Nov. 19 at 5 p.m.,the community will join together at Chabad in Annandale to cook and prepare Thanksgiving meals for those in the community who are in need. The event is open ...

Volunteers Assemble 1,500 Care Packages for US Troops

MANVILLE, NJ – More than 500 volunteers, young and old, helped Operation Shoebox New Jersey assemble 1,500 personal care packages during the XIII annual Military Appreciation packing event held in conjunction with Veterans Day.

The event was held on Saturday, Nov. 4, at the Manville VFW, 600 Washington Ave.

It took only two hours to build the boxes, pack the bags, assemble the boxes, ...

Help An Unwanted Horse On Giving Tuesday

WASHINGTON, D.C. —The Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) will be celebrating #GivingTuesday by hosting an #UNselfie contest to promote giving and gelding on the global day of philanthropy.  

Occurring this year on Nov. 28, #GivingTuesday is held annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving in the U.S. to kick off the holiday giving season and inspire people to collaborate ...

Volunteers Needed: Operation Shoebox NJ Hosts 13th Annual Veterans Event

MANVILLE, NJ - Operation Shoebox New Jersey needs volunteers to help assemble care packages for shipment to US troops deployed around the world on Saturday, Nov. 4, at the Manville VFW, 600 Washington Ave.

The event is an early commemoration of Veterans’ Day, marking the 13th consecutive year that the Somerset County volunteer organization has gathered at the VFW to prepare and assemble ...

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