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Franklin High School Senior Prom 2022

June 19, 2022

PRINCETON, NJ - Franklin High School students returned to the Westin in Princeton for their annual prom Friday evening. 

After a tumultuous year following the pandemic, seniors were excited to attend one of the most awaited nights of high school.

The buzzing elation was also present in the teachers and staff, many of whom voluntarily attend this event yearly.

“It's an ...

Saint Joseph High School to Host Tufaro Foundation Charity Event During Marisa Rose Bowl Week

METUCHEN, NJ - Saint Joseph High School in Metuchen, which has been a steadfast supporter of The Marisa Tufaro Foundation since its inception, will host the nonprofit’s Tournament of Roses Parade Charity Walk and Food Drive on July 18.

The event will take place three days before the Bellamy and Sons Paving Marisa Rose Bowl, a charity all-star football game benefiting The Marisa Tufaro ...

Somerset: Family Day Returns to Rutgers Prep

SOMERSET, NJ - The Rutgers Prep community held its annual Family Day event on May 20 after a two-year pandemic hiatus. The day features lower school (elementary) students showcasing some of their talents to the rest of the school. 

The day kicked off with breakfast sponsored by the Rutgers Prep Parents' Association. Then the lower school students performed a series of ...

Family Day Returns to Rutgers Prep

SOMERSET, NJ - The Rutgers Prep community held its annual Family Day event on May 20 after a two-year pandemic hiatus. The day features lower school (elementary) students showcasing some of their talents to the rest of the school. 

The day kicked off with breakfast sponsored by the Rutgers Prep Parents' Association. Then the lower school students performed a series of ...

Saint Joseph High School Announces April Seniors of the Month

METUCHEN, NJ - Saint Joseph High School has announced that the Edison Rotary Seniors of the Month for April 2022 are Elijah Levantino and Michael Weikum.

Elijah Levantino

Elijah Levantino is a proud member of the graduating Class of 2022 at St. Joseph High School in Metuchen. He is a member of the National Honor Society, Science NHS, a recipient of English excellence, and 3 ...

Hillsborough Third-Grader Sells Artwork to Raise Money for Ukraine

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - A Hillsborough third-grader is fighting back against the Russian invasion of the Ukraine with a paintbrush and quiet determination to resupply the Ukrainian army with medical supplies and to ease the pain and hardship of children her age suffering the ravages of war and an uncertain future.

Sofia Murtazin, who attends Hilllsborough Elementary School has raised $3,300 by ...

Somerset: Spring Break Campus Tour and Coffee at Rutgers Prep

SOMERSET, NJ - Rutgers Prep is inviting prospective 6-12 grade students for a campus tour, coffee, and conversation with Upper School Admission Director, Tara Klipstein on March 23 from 9-10 a.m at 1345 Easton Avenue. 

Guests can expect to find out what's new at Rutgers Prep, including academic and extracurricular programs, our unique spaces, and ...

Franklin Middle School Art Club Creates Fleece for Furry Friends

SOMERSET, NJ - Students from the Franklin Middle School Art Club worked collaboratively under the guidance of their club advisor, Ms Soden, on creating no-sew fleece blankets to benefit the Franklin Township Animal Shelter.

In total, they donated twenty blankets that were hand made by their students. To extend their learning, students were provided with their choice of fleece materials to take ...

Karl-Anthony Towns '14 Donates Testing Kits to Saint Joseph

METUCHEN, N.J. - Saint Joseph High School Athletics Hall of Famer and NBA All-Star Karl-Anthony Towns ‘14 has agreed to donate COVID-19 testing kits to his alma mater. 

In partnership with CUE Health, Towns will distribute $250,000 worth of testing kits to high schools in New Jersey and Minnesota. 

Saint Joe’s is the first school to receive the ...

Somerset: Rutgers Prep Students 'Ready to Roll'

SOMERSET, NJ - Students at Rutgers Preparatory School volunteered last week to help the United Spinal Association in their "Ready to Roll" initiative.

RPS Director of Special Community Programs, Meredith Santowasso says Ready to Roll is designed to assist in preserving the health and safety of individuals with spinal cord injury or disease (SCI/D) in times of ...

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Can Lame Ducks Still Fly?

TRENTON, NJ — Things have never looked better for the Democrats who rule Trenton these days. Flush with federal cash. Democratic majorities in the Assembly and Senate. A Governor re-elected as a Democrat last November for the first time in four decades. 

It’s a real bubbly bonhomie in the state’s capital as they tie up the last loose strings of the state’s $50 ...

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Kendall Park Woman Sues Township and Neighbors for Constructing Swimming Pool Too Close to her Property

June 27, 2022

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A Kendall Park woman is suing the township, the zoning board, and her neighbors for constructing an in-ground pool that violates certain property ordinances. The woman claims that the new construction was too close to her property and failed to meet the standards set by the municipality, despite getting approval from the zoning board earlier this year.

Last November, a ...

Kendall Park Woman Sues Township and Neighbors for Constructing Swimming Pool Too Close to her Property

June 27, 2022

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A Kendall Park woman is suing the township, the zoning board, and her neighbors for constructing an in-ground pool that violates certain property ordinances. The woman claims that the new construction was too close to her property and failed to meet the standards set by the municipality, despite getting approval from the zoning board earlier this year.

Last November, a ...

Bridgewater Working on Foreclosures of Delinquent Properties

June 30, 2022

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater Township officials are working to deal with delinquent properties in the municipality.

The town council passed a resolution June 9 that will allow the township attorney to foreclose on certain delinquent properties located in Bridgewater. The measure was unanimously approved by the five council members that evening.

Township administrator Michael Pappas said ...

Somerset County Park Commission to Celebrate July 4th with Free, Fun, Food, Fireworks, and ‘The Fabulous Greaseband’

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Celebrate Independence Day while watching fireworks, listening to great music, enjoying food, and seeing a Revolutionary War reenactment. The festivities will occur on Monday, July 4, at the Somerset County Park Commission’s North Branch Park on Milltown Road in Bridgewater. Gates to the park will open at 6 p.m. The rain date is Tuesday, July 5. Admission is ...

Bridgewater Working on Foreclosures of Delinquent Properties

June 30, 2022

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater Township officials are working to deal with delinquent properties in the municipality.

The town council passed a resolution June 9 that will allow the township attorney to foreclose on certain delinquent properties located in Bridgewater. The measure was unanimously approved by the five council members that evening.

Township administrator Michael Pappas said ...

Somerset County Park Commission to Celebrate July 4th with Free, Fun, Food, Fireworks, and ‘The Fabulous Greaseband’

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Celebrate Independence Day while watching fireworks, listening to great music, enjoying food, and seeing a Revolutionary War reenactment. The festivities will occur on Monday, July 4, at the Somerset County Park Commission’s North Branch Park on Milltown Road in Bridgewater. Gates to the park will open at 6 p.m. The rain date is Tuesday, July 5. Admission is ...