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Flemington Speedway Historical Society Hosts Car Show

October 14, 2018

EAST AMWELL, NJ - The eighth annual Flemington Speedway Historical Society Car Show featuring hundreds of classic, vintage, hot rod and custom cars, trucks and motorcycles will be held Saturday, Oct. 20th from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. rain or shine at the Roger K. Everitt Fairgrounds, 1207 Route 179, just south of Ringoes.  

More than 950 vehicles were registered last year, making the FSHS car show ...

Local Comic Entertains at Hillsborough Business Association Networking Event

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ  - Comic Johnny “Gemini” Lombardi, a headliner at Atlantic City’s Borgata Casino, Dangerfield’s Comedy Club and Caroline’s on Broadway will bring “The Art of Laughter” to the Oct. 16 networking and business social sponsored by the Hillsborough Business Association.

Lombardi, a Hillsborough resident, will be joined by Cathy ...

Registration Open for Fall Flower & Landscape Photography Workshop Oct. 23

FAR HILLS, NJ - The Somerset County Park Commission Leonard J. Buck Garden has scheduled “Autumnal Brilliance – A Flower & Landscape Photography Workshop” for Tuesday, Oct.23 from 9-11:30 Leonard J. Buck Garden, 11 Layton Road.

The workshop will be hosted by professional photographer Brien Szabo (

The class, designed for all levels of ...

Thousands Jam Main Street for Somerville Street Fair

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Spiderman was there. So was the Michelin man - and the dependable Somerville firemen who barbecued hundreds of pounds of roast beef as they've done for almost 30 years during their annual fund raiser at the fall Somerville Street Fair.

They came in droves, hundreds of families and thousands of visitors, cramming Main Street Sunday afternoon for the annual event sponsored ...

Giant Somerset Hills VNA Fall Rummage Sale This Weekend

FAR HILLS, NJ - It's the rummage sale that puts Far Hills on the map for bargain hunters -- the much awaited giant rummage sale organized each October (and April) to raise funds to assist patients of the Basking Ridge-based Visiting Nurse Association of Somerset Hills.

This year's fall VNA Rummage Sale is scheduled, in rain or shine, for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, ...

Mom Mixes Cocktails to Raise Donations for Somerville Mural Project in Memory of Her Son

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Roseann Woods Brown, Chief of Staff to state Sen. Christopher “Kip” Bateman and former Somerset County deputy clerk, will try her hand at mixing drinks behind the bar at Verve Restaurant, Bar & Bistro Wednesday night to help raise money for a mural project in downtown Somerville, a three-story artistic tribute to her late son, Raymond.

The guest ...

Somerville Arts on Division Hosts Exhibit by Local Artists

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Arts on Division is presenting “Strength, Passion and Design,” an exhibit of original art from Thursday, Sept. 27 to Sunday, Oct. 28 at the Gallery on Division, 15B Division St..

The exhibit features the works of fourl New Jersey artists including the strong portraits of Aaron Fisher, Les Floyd’s passionate scenes, the dazzling designs of Veronica ...

Place Your Bets: Far Hills Race Meeting Introduces Legalized Gambling

FAR HILLS, N.J. — For the first time in its nearly century-long history, the Far Hills Race Meeting will offer pari-mutuel wagering on all of its races on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018.

With the introduction of wagering, Far Hills Race Meeting delivers on a long-held promise, pairing betting with its world-class steeplechase races, including the $450,000 Grand National (Grade 1). In all, the ...

Somerville Murals Planned to Memorialize Artists Who Died Pursuing Their Passion

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Borough Council Monday night approved an ordinance that will permit qualified artists to paint murals on the brick facades of buildings in the downtown retail district along Main Street.

There are two mural projects already awaiting the approval process. Each is intended to memorialize one of two artists with ties to Somerville. Both died tragically pursuing their passion ...

Somerville Jazz Fest Provides Background Music for Big Picture

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Rick St. Pierre, owner of Verve Restaurant, Bar & Bistro, woke up Sunday morning, looked out the front window on the upper floor where he lives on East Main Street and watched as his vision began to unfold.

Sunday was the climax of the three-day Central New Jersey Jazz Festival in Somerville, with thousands of locals and visitors pouring in to town to set up their ...


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