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Mon, January 21, 8:30 AM

Somerset

Keeping the Dream Alive: Franklin's 22nd Annual ...

Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 01/21/2019 8:30am 01/21/2019 11:00am America/New_York Keeping the Dream Alive: Franklin's 22nd Annual Community Breakfast

Commemorating the Life and Work of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Doubletree Hotel-Somerset

200 Atrium Dr.
Somerset, New Jersey 08873

Early Bird tickets $30 through Monday, January 7, 2019
Last Day to Purchase Tables of 10 is Monday, January 7, 2019.
Last Day to Purchase Individual Tickets (open seating) at $35 is Wednesday, January 16, 2019.
In person ticket sales ...

200 Atrium Drive Somerset , NJ 08873
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Mon, January 21, 10:00 AM

The Unitarian Society, East Brunswick

Be an Upstander, not a Bystander

Education Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 01/21/2019 10:00am 01/21/2019 3:00pm America/New_York Be an Upstander, not a Bystander

Dr. King’s Holiday – Monday, January 21, 2019 – is a chance to bring attention to his vision of building the Beloved Community. There is a National Day of Service that encourages individual and collective acts of volunteering. In the spirit of this national effort, The Unitarian Society is hosting this event which will honor Dr. King’s legacy by providing the community a ...

176 TICES LANE 176 TICES LANE East Brunswick, NJ 08816
A Murder Mystery with Dessert Fundraiser

Sat, January 26, 7:00 PM

Pierre's of South Brunswick, Monmouth Junction

A Murder Mystery with Dessert Fundraiser

Arts & Entertainment Education Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 01/26/2019 7:00pm 01/26/2019 11:00pm America/New_York A Murder Mystery with Dessert Fundraiser

The Education Foundation of South Brunswick Township, Inc.
invites you to enjoy an evening of mystery, laughs and sweets.

Murder, Vegas Style

The Parrot Casino and Hotel is under new management, and there are some big changes coming. First things first... make the headliners fight it out in front of a live audience to determine who will get the ultimate spot of sole casino draw! You ...

582 Georges Road Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
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Sun, February 3, 1:15 PM

South Brunswick Public Library, Monmouth Junction

Dayton Village Citizens Coalition Gardening ...

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Add to My Calendar 02/03/2019 1:15pm 02/03/2019 3:30pm America/New_York Dayton Village Citizens Coalition Gardening Workshop

This fun event is free and open to families. At 1:15 Robert Tucker, Pres. of the DVCC will open event with a welcome. At 1:30 Caren White, Master Gardener (aka the herb lady) will teach us about Growing, Harvesting and Preserving Herbs. Later there will be time to ask questions and share your gardening experiences.

Please bring a non-perishable food item for the South Brunswick Food Pantry.

110 Kingston Lane, Monmouth Junction, NJ Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
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Wed, February 6, 4:00 PM

Somerset

Etheridge Family Medicine Meet & Greet

Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 02/06/2019 4:00pm 02/06/2019 7:00pm America/New_York Etheridge Family Medicine Meet & Greet

Etheridge Family Medicine: Where we focus on preventive care for a long, healthy and prosperous life.

Stop by our office between 4 pm and 7 pm to meet with our providers and staff. Learn about the insurances we participate with and we can also answer all your questions regarding your insurance plan. Light refreshments will be served!

Phone: (732) 246-0057


81 Veronica Avenue Somerset , NJ 08873
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Wed, February 13, 4:00 PM

somerset

Etheridge Family Medicine Free Blood Pressure and ...

Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 02/13/2019 4:00pm 02/13/2019 7:00pm America/New_York Etheridge Family Medicine Free Blood Pressure and Blood Glucose Screening

Etheridge Family Medicine: Where we focus on preventive care for a long, healthy and prosperous life.

Blood Pressure and Blood glucose screening. Visit our office between 4 pm and 7 pm and get your blood sugars and blood pressure checked. Our providers will be available to answer all your questions regarding blood pressure/ hypertension and diabetes. We will also be providing a first aid ...

81 Veronica Avenue somerset, NJ 08873

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Franklin Township

The Governor and Senate President: Perfect Together??

The 1947 New Jersey Constitution gave our governor enormous power to nominate and appoint people to many state positions: From the Attorney General to all county prosecutors to Superior Court judges to the New Jersey Supreme Court to the Board of Public Utilities to members of Pine Barrens Commission, amongst many many others.  The New Jersey Governor has lots of nominatin' to ...

Property Taxes in New Jersey: Still an Ongoing Issue

Over half of Garden State property tax bills go toward educating the state's nearly 1.4 million public school students.

The average New Jersey tax bill is $8,767. About 52.6% of that, or $4,610, is the taxes the local school district levies on homeowners and property owners, according to data from the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.

But the average taxpayers in some ...

Police Seeking Witnesses to Route 22 Car Crash

November 17, 2019

BOUND BROOK, NJ -  Police are looking for witnesses to a Saturday night jeep crash that occurred in the area of Route 22 and Mountain Avenue, according to a Bound Brook Police department Facebook post. 

Bound Brook Police say they responded to a report of an overturned vehicle on fire at approximately 11:34 pm. Upon arrival, officers found a vehicle in the woods off ...

Piscataway: Rutgers Police Investigate Report of Aggressive Coyote Attack Near Livingston Campus Preserve

PISCATAWAY, NJ – The Rutgers University Police are investigating a report of an aggressive coyote that may have bitten a man along the Rutgers Preserve on Livingston Campus in Piscataway early Thursday morning, resulting in it being closed.

Rutgers police officials notified the college community and issued the following alert via their Facebook page and other means.

"The Rutgers ...

The Meaning of Veterans Day

KENILWORTH, NJ - What is Veterans Day? Veterans Day is celebrated yearly on November 11, 2019. It is a day when we honor our veterans and those who have served. Originally November 11 held a different meaning for many Americans and those around the world. On November 11, 1918, World War I had come to a close and all hostilities had ended. Exactly one year later, it was officially ...

Piscataway Breaks Ground on Spray Park Addition to Community Center Complex

PISCATAWAY, NJ — Construction is moving along on the long-awaited Piscataway community center which is expected to open in time for residents to enjoy during the summer of 2020, several months ahead of schedule, said township officials. It will also include an outdoor component with a pirate-themed spray park.

“It’s hard to fathom the progress that has been made by Terminal ...

Theater Company Features Arts Programs for Kids of All Ages

RIDGEWOOD, NJ — In the next installation of HomeGrown: Ridgewood, Host Stephanie Willoughby visits with staff and performers at Porch Light Productions, a theater company in Bergen County offering theater and related arts programs for students from kindergarten through college. 

Founded in 2005, Porch Light Productions features a wide range of programs, such as classes in acting ...

South Brunswick Shop-Rite Opens on Route 1 North

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Yesterday was the grand opening of a brand new Shop-Rite in South Brunswick located on Route 1, Monmouth Junction. The new state-of-the-art store will be approximately 72,000 square feet and will employ 300 plus employees, both part-time and full time. The first 125 customers to shop at the store received a complimentary goodie bag with groceries and flowers.

In ...

HomeGrown Discovers Ridgewood NJ Hot Spot, Steel Wheel Tavern, on the Right Track

November 16, 2019

RIDGEWOOD, NJ -- In the current episode of HomeGrown, Host Stephanie Willoughby met with Glenn Carlough, Co-Owner of Steel Wheel Tavern, located just steps from the Ridgewood Train Station. The establishment recently celebrated their three year anniversary and regularly hosts community events, live music and a dance party every Saturday. 

Being so close to the train station has inspired ...

Police Seeking Witnesses to Route 22 Car Crash

November 17, 2019

BOUND BROOK, NJ -  Police are looking for witnesses to a Saturday night jeep crash that occurred in the area of Route 22 and Mountain Avenue, according to a Bound Brook Police department Facebook post. 

Bound Brook Police say they responded to a report of an overturned vehicle on fire at approximately 11:34 pm. Upon arrival, officers found a vehicle in the woods off ...

Piscataway: Rutgers Police Investigate Report of Aggressive Coyote Attack Near Livingston Campus Preserve

PISCATAWAY, NJ – The Rutgers University Police are investigating a report of an aggressive coyote that may have bitten a man along the Rutgers Preserve on Livingston Campus in Piscataway early Thursday morning, resulting in it being closed.

Rutgers police officials notified the college community and issued the following alert via their Facebook page and other means.

"The Rutgers ...

The Meaning of Veterans Day

KENILWORTH, NJ - What is Veterans Day? Veterans Day is celebrated yearly on November 11, 2019. It is a day when we honor our veterans and those who have served. Originally November 11 held a different meaning for many Americans and those around the world. On November 11, 1918, World War I had come to a close and all hostilities had ended. Exactly one year later, it was officially ...

Gobble, Gobble: Somerville Hosts 4th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Thanksgiving Morning

November 16, 2019

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The 4th annual 5K Turkey Trot hosted by the Somerville Recreation Department kicks off at 9 a.m. Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 28th, with 1,000 or more runners expected to compete.

The staging area, start and finish line is adjacent to Engine Company No. 1, 170 E. Main Street at the corner of Veterans Memorial Drive.

All proceeds benefit Recreation Department programs. Runners ...

Teens Invited to Youth Leadership Conference

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Teens in grades seven to 12 to are urged to register for the Somerset County Youth Council’s free workshop series “Youth Leadership Summit on Whole Life,” on Dec. 5th from 5:30 to 9 p.m.

The event will be held in the first-floor conference room of the Human Services Building, located at 27 Warren St., Somerville. The registration deadline is Nov. 27th.

Hundreds Line Up in Somerville for Hepatitis A Vaccine

SOMERVILLE, NJ – For the second day in a row, hundreds of people stood in line outside the Somerset County Human Services building on Warren Street waiting to be vaccinated against the Hepatitis A virus in response to a public health warning issued by state and county health officials who reported that a deli worker at the nearby ShopRite supermarket had been diagnosed with the communicable ...

Gobble, Gobble: Somerville Hosts 4th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Thanksgiving Morning

November 16, 2019

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The 4th annual 5K Turkey Trot hosted by the Somerville Recreation Department kicks off at 9 a.m. Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 28th, with 1,000 or more runners expected to compete.

The staging area, start and finish line is adjacent to Engine Company No. 1, 170 E. Main Street at the corner of Veterans Memorial Drive.

All proceeds benefit Recreation Department programs. Runners ...

Teens Invited to Youth Leadership Conference

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Teens in grades seven to 12 to are urged to register for the Somerset County Youth Council’s free workshop series “Youth Leadership Summit on Whole Life,” on Dec. 5th from 5:30 to 9 p.m.

The event will be held in the first-floor conference room of the Human Services Building, located at 27 Warren St., Somerville. The registration deadline is Nov. 27th.

The Governor and Senate President: Perfect Together??

The 1947 New Jersey Constitution gave our governor enormous power to nominate and appoint people to many state positions: From the Attorney General to all county prosecutors to Superior Court judges to the New Jersey Supreme Court to the Board of Public Utilities to members of Pine Barrens Commission, amongst many many others.  The New Jersey Governor has lots of nominatin' to ...

Property Taxes in New Jersey: Still an Ongoing Issue

Over half of Garden State property tax bills go toward educating the state's nearly 1.4 million public school students.

The average New Jersey tax bill is $8,767. About 52.6% of that, or $4,610, is the taxes the local school district levies on homeowners and property owners, according to data from the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.

But the average taxpayers in some ...