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(UPDATE) Warrior For Life Scholarship Foundation To Host 2nd Annual Scholarship Gala

November 19, 2018

 

Update: The last day to purchase tickets is today, Nov. 19. Only a few tickets left. Read more for details.

SOMERSET, NJ- On Friday, November 23rd at 6pm, the Warrior for Life Foundation will host its 2nd Annual Scholarship Gala at the Imperia in Somerset.

The gala, which serves as the Foundation’s biggest fundraising event of the year, is considered by founders to ...

Hillsborough Comic Makes You Laugh for a Cause

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Johnny Lombardi, aka "Gemini," is the comedic version of a one-man band.

He can do it all – depending on his mood and the audience, Lombardi will kibitz with the crowd, fire off one-liners, dazzle with his magic or bring life to a family of sharp-tongued ventriloquist dummies.

A veteran headliner at Atlantic City’s casinos, Lombardi’s also got a ...

Warrior For Life Scholarship Foundation To Host 2nd Annual Scholarship Gala

On Friday, November 23rd at 6pm, the Warrior for Life Foundation will host its 2nd Annual Scholarship Gala at the Imperia in Somerset.

The gala, which serves as the Foundation’s biggest fundraising event of the year, is considered by founders to be “the most unique experience to impact the lives of Franklin Township students”.

“The Warrior For Life Scholarship Gala ...

Franklin Township: 1st Annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser

SOMERSET, NJ - The Empty Bowls project of Franklin Township, NJ, in concert with the Franklin Food Bank, will host their first annual Empty Bowls event in early March 2019 at the DoubleTree by Hilton on Atrium Drive in Somerset, NJ.  This event will be open to the public.

Empty Bowls is a grassroots effort to raise both money and awareness in the fight to end hunger, personalized by ...

Help Feed a Family for Thanksgiving

SOMERVILLE, NJ -The ninth annual Adopt-A-Family program needs donors to help provide Thanksgiving meals for needy families.

The 2018 donation form can be found at http://bit.ly/2018AdoptAFamily

“We often hear that people want to help others within their own community,” said Somerset County Freeholder Patricia Walsh. “This is a perfect way for residents to earmark donations ...

Franklin Township: A Franklin Food Bank CanalFest 2018 Photo Gallery

EAST MILLSTONE, NJ - Hundreds of local and area residents came out to attend the 8th annual CanalFest on Saturday, Oct. 13, to have a good time while supporting their neighbors in need.   

The event featured three stages with live musical performances by High in the Mid 80s, Swing Sabroso, Kinderhook, The Hub Kings, Black Circle Symphony, Classical Revolution, Laurence ...

15th Annual Buddy Walk Raises Funds for, Awareness of Down Syndrome

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The 15th Annual Buddy Walk of South Plainfield took place this past weekend at Putnam Park. Organized by borough residents Michelle and Keith Both, the family-friendly event not only promoted awareness and inclusion of people with Down syndrome but also raised money for research and education programs. 

This year’s walk, held on Oct. 6, saw 28 teams and ...

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Military Personnel Who Serve in Life and Death

November 13, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ--The cadavers of military veterans are being used to prepare medics to treat the devastating injuries they will encounter when deployed, through a unique collaboration between Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and the United States National Guard.

Many of the cadavers were former military personnel who had decided to donate their bodies to science to train those who ...