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Nuns Assigned to Immaculata Community to Leave Somerville after 61 Years

January 17, 2019

SOMERVILLE, NJ  - The Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary will end their association with Immaculate Conception School and Immaculata High School after 61 years and will be reassigned to other responsibilities at the end of the school year.

The Sisters had met with Msgr. Seamus F. Brennan last month to inform him of their decision, which was based on numbers – too few ...

Chabad to Offer New Course: Crime and Consequence

ANNANDALE, NJ - Rabbi Eli Kornfeld of Chabad of Hunterdon will offer Crime and Consequence, a new six-session course by the acclaimed Jewish Learning Institute of Hunterdon County. The course will explore 3,000 years of Jewish perspective on conviction, sentencing, and criminal rehabilitation.

Beginning Tuesday, Feb. 5. at 7:30 p.m., participants in the course will challenge their thinking, ...

From Convict to Advocate: An Evening about Criminal Justice Reform

ANNANDALE, NJ – He was convicted of murder and rape and spent 16 years in prison.

It didn’t matter that before the trial, a DNA test yielded a negative result.

He lost all seven of his appeals. He was turned down for parole.

But eight years ago, Jeffrey Deskovic was exonerated by further DNA testing that also identified the actual perpetrator. Deskovic believes his ...

Boar's Head Festival Transforms Church into Elizabethan-era Manor

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The United Reformed Church, 100 West Main St., hosts the annual Central Jersey Twelfth Night-Boar’s Head Festival on Sunday, Jan. 6, at 4 p.m.

All are welcome to come and revel in the celebration of the Twelve Days of Christmas, as they did in Elizabethan times.

A cast of 125 actors will celebrate the story of Christmas as perhaps once done in an Elizabethan Manor.


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