Tour of Somerville: Photo Finish Win for Van Gilder in Women's Race; Last Second Surge in Men's Race

May 29, 2018

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Had there been more tread on the front tire of Colleen Gulick's bicycle, Laura Van Gilder might not have won her record-setting fifth Tour of Somerville.

Side-by-side, wheel-to-wheel, Van Gilder, 54, won by the narrowest of margins in the Mildred Kugler 25-mile Women's Pro event in a dramatic photo finish, successfully defending the title she won in 2017. She also won ...

Advocates Abandon Plan for Clover Hill Athletic Complex

RARITAN TWP., NJ – Advocates of a controversial youth athletic complex to be built at Clover Hill Park here withdrew their proposal, Mayor Mike Mangin announced at yesterday’s Township Committee meeting.

The plan to develop 63 acres of the county-owned park’s 115 acres met substantial opposition from its neighbors, with hundreds signing a petition against it and many crowding ...

Chatham Boys Lacrosse Power Past Hunterdon Central, 12-8

FLEMINGTON, NJ - Mac Bredahl produced four goals and two assists and Cade Krauss netted three goals in powering Chatham to a 12-8 boys lacrosse victory over Hunterdon Central on Monday.

Connor Byrd contributed a goal and three assists for Chatham (11-6), which received two goals and an assist from Ryan Chase. The Cougars put the game away with six goals in the fourth quarter.

Chris ...

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