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Buggin' Halloween Photo Contest

Viking's 3rd Annual Buggin' Halloween Photo Contest Starts Friday, October 1, 2021!  Submit a photo of you, your pet, or a loved one dressed as a creepy-crawly bug, insect, or another pest for your chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card and other awesome prizes! Click here to learn more and enter the contest!

Somerset Resident Helps Save the Johnson Park Animals 

October 22, 2021

SOMERSET, NJ – When flood waters from Tropical Storm Ida left the habitants of the Piscataway-based Johnson Park Animal Haven knee and, in some cases, neck-deep in water, residents from surrounding communities joined together with the goal of rehoming the zoo's more than 100 animals. 

"Our goal was to ensure that all the animals that are there are safe every day of the ...

Man Arrested in Home Invasion, Sex Assault That Shook Westfield, Authorities Say

WESTFIELD, NJ — A Plainfield man was arrested early Friday morning in connection with Tuesday’s home invasion and sexual assault in Westfield, authorities said.

Terence Rhue, 22, is charged with first-degree aggravated sexual assault, first-degree robbery, second-degree burglary, third-degree possession of a weapon for unlawful purposes and fourth-degree unlawful possession of a ...

Changes Coming for Landlines in 856 and 908 Area Codes

TRENTON, NJ - Starting on October 24, New Jersey landlines within the 856 and 908 area codes must dial 10 or 11 digits for all their calls.  After October 24, local landline calls dialed with only seven digits may not go through, and the caller will receive a recording saying their call cannot be completed as dialed.

The reason? The FCC is implementing 988 as a new three-digit number ...

NJ Association of Counties Honors Award Recipients at Annual Ceremony

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – New Jersey Association of Counties (NJAC) Executive Director John Donnadio stood on the stage in the ballroom at Caesars Atlantic City with a smile on his face as he proudly kicked off the 71st Annual NJAC Conference with a long-delayed awards ceremony to honor members and associates for their hard work.

Cape May County Commissioner E. Marie Hayes took home the ...

Somerset Resident Helps Save the Johnson Park Animals 

October 22, 2021

SOMERSET, NJ – When flood waters from Tropical Storm Ida left the habitants of the Piscataway-based Johnson Park Animal Haven knee and, in some cases, neck-deep in water, residents from surrounding communities joined together with the goal of rehoming the zoo's more than 100 animals. 

"Our goal was to ensure that all the animals that are there are safe every day of the ...

Man Arrested in Home Invasion, Sex Assault That Shook Westfield, Authorities Say

WESTFIELD, NJ — A Plainfield man was arrested early Friday morning in connection with Tuesday’s home invasion and sexual assault in Westfield, authorities said.

Terence Rhue, 22, is charged with first-degree aggravated sexual assault, first-degree robbery, second-degree burglary, third-degree possession of a weapon for unlawful purposes and fourth-degree unlawful possession of a ...

Changes Coming for Landlines in 856 and 908 Area Codes

TRENTON, NJ - Starting on October 24, New Jersey landlines within the 856 and 908 area codes must dial 10 or 11 digits for all their calls.  After October 24, local landline calls dialed with only seven digits may not go through, and the caller will receive a recording saying their call cannot be completed as dialed.

The reason? The FCC is implementing 988 as a new three-digit number ...

Halloween in Somerville: "Beetlejuice" Oct. 15; Trunk or Treaters Deadline Oct. 18

October 14, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Downtown Somerville Alliance is searching for the spookiest, most creative and uniquely-decorated car trunks to be included in the Trunk-Or-Treat contest during the Spooktacular event on Friday, Oct.29 from 3-6:30 p.m.

Participants have the chance to win one of three awesome prizes: first place winner takes home a $500 cash prize; second ...

Halloween in Somerville: "Beetlejuice" Oct. 15; Trunk or Treaters Deadline Oct. 18

October 14, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Downtown Somerville Alliance is searching for the spookiest, most creative and uniquely-decorated car trunks to be included in the Trunk-Or-Treat contest during the Spooktacular event on Friday, Oct.29 from 3-6:30 p.m.

Participants have the chance to win one of three awesome prizes: first place winner takes home a $500 cash prize; second ...