Press Releases

October 20, 2018

First Saturday of the Month Drop-off in Bridgewater Nov. 3 BRIDGEWATER – Somerset County Freeholder Brian G. Gallagher, recycling liaison, invites county residents to take advantage of the First Saturday of the Month Drop-off event on Nov. 3 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Somerset County Recycling ...

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10/11/2018 Unknown actor(s) pried open the cellar door of a Henry St. residence and stole copper piping sometime between October 9, 2018 and October 11, 2018. A Halsey St. resident reported that unknown suspect(s) stole jewelry from their home sometime between September 15, 2018 and October ...

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  HOT DOG SUNDAY Get It To Go or Pull Up a Chair and Join Us SOMERSET, NJ:  The Franklin Food Bank and the Franklin Township PBA, Local 154 are holding their annual Hot Dog Sunday event. Join them at the Corner Deli & Grill, 1695 Amwell Road, Somerset, NJ from 11 am until 4 pm this ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - We need your help, and your feet, on Sunday, Oct. 21 to participate in the 45th annual Somerset CROP Walk for hunger sponsored by Church World Service. Registration for the 6-mile (10-kilometer) CROP Walk will begin at 1 p.m. at Somerset Presbyterian Church, 100 JFK Boulevard, and ...

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The Center for Non-Profits, New Jersey’s umbrella organization for the charitable community will convene over 550 attendees for the largest annual gathering of non-profit leaders and allies, at its 2018 New Jersey Non-Profit Conference, Raising the Voices of Our Communities, Wednesday, December 5 ...

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Kingston, NJ. – On the weekend of October 13 -14, 2018 University of Pennsylvania will be holding its 2018 Penn China Education Summit with the topic focus on the Heritage and Innovation of Education.  Ms. Celia Liu, a member of the YingHua International School Board of Directors, is among several ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ- Somerset County Freeholder Patricia L. Walsh invites residents to come out for the “Shades of Pink” event held in conjunction with the 15th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Month Thursday, Oct.18, at 12:30 p.m., in the Franklin Township Community/Senior Center at 505 Demott ...

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EAST Millstone Park, NJ - The 8th annual CanalFest will be held on Saturday, October 13 from 11 am to 5 pm at East Millstone Park (Amwell Road & Market Street) in the East Millstone section of Somerset.  A fundraiser for the Franklin Food Bank, the event will feature three stages with live ...

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SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ - The Vermeule Mansion announces their schedule of activities for the annual Weekend Journey Through the Past, a FREE event sponsored by the Somerset County Cultural and Heritage Commission.  Vermeule Mansion is one of approximately 30 sites participating in the event Oct. 13, ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Please join us at 155 Pierce Street, Suite F Somerset for a free workshop on how the changes in the tax law may impact your 2018 tax return, Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 7 pm. This workshop is being presented by volunteer Carletta Beckwith, CPA. Beckwith is both a certified public ...

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Just One Stop to Fight the Flu with One Shot SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ - Freeholder Patricia L. Walsh, health department liaison, urges residents age 18 and above to take advantage of the county’s convenient and free drive-thru flu-shot clinics sponsored by the Somerset County Department of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ — Cancer is a disease that touches virtually everyone in some sort of way throughout their lifetime, with more than 1.5 million new cases diagnosed in the United States every year, according to the Center for Disease Control. Those who have endured the fight against the disease that ...

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Somerset Presbyterian Church (Franklin Township, Somerset County) will hold our popular Fall Flea Market on Saturday, October 6, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on the front lawn of the church. (Please note: there will be no rain date.) The church is located at 100 John F. Kennedy Boulevard, ...

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Atlantic Health System, a leading provider of health care in New Jersey, today announced it was named number 23 on Modern Healthcare’s 2018 list of the ‘Best Places to Work in Healthcare’ – the first time Atlantic Health System has earned this recognition from the national publication. Atlantic ...

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The High School Robotics team of Central Jersey is a non-profit organization that provides a year-round activity for students in 7th-12th grade to participate in the FIRST Robotics Competition. The goal of FIRST is to inspire students to pursue careers in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering ...

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36th Annual Flea Market/Harvest Festival at Sunset Hill Griggstown section of Princeton (off of Bunker Hill Road): Saturday, Sept.  29, from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. GRIGGSTOWN, NJ - As we bid farewell to the warmth of summer, and usher in the crisp fall weather, Sunset Hill’s annual outdoor Flea ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Venus Jewelers is celebrating its 39th anniversary between Sept 27-29 with a celebration of over $3000 in giveaways including a $1000 diamond pendant, $500 shopping sprees, and door prizes. Peter and Dorothy, owners of Venus Jewelers, wanted to show appreciation to the many loyal ...

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EAST Millstone Park, NJ - The 8th annual CanalFest will be held on Saturday, October 13 from 11 am to 5 pm at East Millstone Park (Amwell Road & Market Street) in the East Millstone section of Somerset.  A fundraiser for the Franklin Food Bank, the event will feature three stages with live ...

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Residents from five Brandywine Living communities, including Brandywine Living Princeton, Brandywine Living Pennington, Brandywine Living Brick, Brandywine Living Reflections @ Brick, and Brandywine Living Mountian Ridge were all part of a giant human peace sign gathering of over 180 children and ...

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Somerset, NJ:  When asked why she decided to get involved with DogFest New Jersey, Kathy Burr of Somerset said, “It just made sense to see what I could do.” A long-time volunteer for the organization, Kathy is well-aware of Canine Companions’ fundraising needs, and was one of the first to sign up ...

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Franklin High School did very well at Nationals: Neal Dalal, in absentia, won yet another JCL scholarship, this time a national one, only given to 10 students in the entire nation (a first for Franklin) of $1500! FHS won 5th place in social media  NJ state scrapbook, created by two of our ...

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Somerset, NJ – Arielle Anacker Cancer Foundation hosts the 4th Annual GIGGIN’ FOR GOLD IN JERSEY to Benefit Children with Cancer fundraiser, and this year they are ready to go for the gold and rock your socks with this incredible line up of local and Miami based musicians!   Friday, September ...

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Researchers at Kessler Foundation in West Orange, NJ are studying new ways of combating breast cancer-related weakness & fatigue. These symptoms can diminish quality of life & often last long after treatment has ended. If you are a woman aged 40-75, who was diagnosed with breast cancer ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Natural Medicine & Rehabilitation (NMR) is celebrating their 20 year anniversary this Fall! To help celebrate this milestone of helping people enjoy better health they are hosting an Appreciation Event on 10/4 from 6-8pm as their way of thanking and giving back to the community ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ (Sept. 10, 2018) – Women Grow – Flemington, the New Jersey branch of the national cannabis networking organization, will host two professional medical cannabis growers during a workshop on cultivating in the legal cannabis industry. John Lehmann, consultant and founder of LoFade ...

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WallynZayv's Autistic Kids Can Do!  Inc, is a non-profit 5013c organization that supports families that have autistic and special needs children.  The services that are provided are advocacy, social play dates, resources, seminars, workshops and family counseling is available.  The Wine Taste Event ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Venus Jewelers is hosting its annual Gem and Design Show on Saturday, Sept. 8, from 10-6pm, with gem hunter and gem cutter, David Artinian, showcasing his gemstone collection from around the world.    David Artinian, gem hunter, travels the world in search of rare gems.  He ...

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  The Center for Great Expectations, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit, will be celebrating its 20th Anniversary at the Annual Gala on Friday, October 5, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency New Brunswick from 6 – 11 pm. In 1998, CGE served twelve women per year.  The Gala will celebrate the journey from this ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Joe Roth, President and CEO of NJ Sharing Network, announced the promotion of Amanda Abramo Tibok to Senior Manager of Philanthropy and Foundation Programs. NJ Sharing Network is a non-profit organization committed to saving lives through organ and tissue donation. Amanda ...

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Somerset County September Recycling Calendar: Holiday Closing & Schedule Changes, Composting Workshops, Household Hazardous Waste & Rx Drop-off Events Recycling Pick-up Date Adjusted for Labor Day Holiday  BRIDGEWATER – Somerset County Freeholder Brian G. Gallagher, recycling ...

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