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Food Network TV Show Features Media-Savvy Hillsborough Girl Scout

February 9, 2020

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Tune in to the Food Network channel Monday night. Feb. 10th at 8 p.m. and you'll see Olivia Altidor, an eighth-grader at Hillsborough Middle School, in front of the camera with other Girl Scouts as bakers whip up desserts made with Girl Scout cookies.

You'll see her working with the contestants, offering advice on how to create a dessert that will appeal to the ...

Legendary Band Leader Paul Shaffer Tells Steve Adubato How He was Inspired by Comedy Icons Early in his Career

February 19, 2020

NEW JERSEY -- Paul Shaffer is widely known as the former Musical Director of both Late Night with David Letterman and The Late Show with David Letterman, during which he was often involved in skits and the general hijinx of the production. However, as Shaffer tells Steve Adubato, he wasn’t always comfortable being gregarious and, in fact, grew up being an introverted kid until a 1972 ...

Food Network TV Show Features Media-Savvy Hillsborough Girl Scout

February 9, 2020

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Tune in to the Food Network channel Monday night. Feb. 10th at 8 p.m. and you'll see Olivia Altidor, an eighth-grader at Hillsborough Middle School, in front of the camera with other Girl Scouts as bakers whip up desserts made with Girl Scout cookies.

You'll see her working with the contestants, offering advice on how to create a dessert that will appeal to the ...

Somerset County Democrats Work with Food Bank Network to Assist Veterans

February 18, 2020

SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Somerset County Democratic Committee has joined with the Foodbank Network of Somerset County to provide resources to veterans in the Community Hope Program on the campus of the VA Medical Center in Lyons.

Last week's outreach was organized by the committee’s Social Action Caucus, which is dedicated to providing aid for those in need across Somerset County.

Operation Shoebox NJ Marks 15 Years of Service with Packing for US Troops

MANVILLE, NJ - Those who say the two-party system in America is broken would have seen otherwise at Saturday's 15th anniversary packing event hosted by Operation Shoebox New Jersey, with lawmakers from both sides of the aisle joining hundreds of volunteers to assemble 1,250 personal care packages for shipment to US troops deployed around the world.

State Assemblyman Roy Freiman, D-16th, ...

15th Anniversary: Help OPSHBX NJ Pack Boxes for US Troops

MANVILLE, NJ - Operation Shoebox New Jersey is putting out a call for volunteers to help form an assembly line and pack boxes for shipment to US troops deployed around the world and to commemorate 15 years of service..

Founded in 2005, the non-profit volunteer organization marked its 15th anniversary on Feb. 4th.

The packing will be held at the Manville VFW, 600 Washington Ave., on ...

Somerset County Democrats Work with Food Bank Network to Assist Veterans

February 18, 2020

SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Somerset County Democratic Committee has joined with the Foodbank Network of Somerset County to provide resources to veterans in the Community Hope Program on the campus of the VA Medical Center in Lyons.

Last week's outreach was organized by the committee’s Social Action Caucus, which is dedicated to providing aid for those in need across Somerset County.

Operation Shoebox NJ Marks 15 Years of Service with Packing for US Troops

MANVILLE, NJ - Those who say the two-party system in America is broken would have seen otherwise at Saturday's 15th anniversary packing event hosted by Operation Shoebox New Jersey, with lawmakers from both sides of the aisle joining hundreds of volunteers to assemble 1,250 personal care packages for shipment to US troops deployed around the world.

State Assemblyman Roy Freiman, D-16th, ...