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September 18, 2021

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The township celebrated its 250th anniversary Saturday with a parade featuring civic groups, township employees, veterans, the Hillsborough High School marching band and antique cars. The 50-square mile township, one of the largest in New Jersey, came into existence in 1771, ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Singer/songwriter Terrence Haupt returns to the Somerville Summer Stage Saturday, Sept. 18, performing from 6-9 p.m. Haupt is an Army veteran, and taught himself to play the guitar when he was deployed to Iraq; his music reflects his experiences in the military. The free ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Live salsa, flamenco dancers, and other cultural performances will highlight Friday night's Hispanic Heritage Month celebration, sponsored by the Downtown Somerville Alliance and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Somerset. Cultural performances are scheduled on the ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The township is celebrating its 250th anniversary with a parade on Ssturday, with veterans, first responders and community groups featured in the line of march. They will be joined by the Hillsborough High School Marching Band, classic cars, military vehicles, farm machinery, ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Jazz soothes the soul, it warms the heart, and indirectly, it can help to ease the pain and suffering of people in a time of need. Sunday's Central Jersey Jazz Festival checked off all those boxes, offering seven hours of vocal and instrumental music on a portable stage set up ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ -Sunday's closing performance of the multi-venue Central Jersey Jazz Festival in downtown Somerville will be a benefit performance for local victims of Tropical Storm Ida who have lost their belongings, homes and businesses to the indiscriminate ravages of the Sept. 1 ...

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CAPE MAY, NJ - Bodnar's Auctions will hold its first live sale of antiques, estate items, jewelry, fine art and porcelain in 17 months on Saturday, Sept. 11 at the Cape May Convention Center featuring classic views of the beach and Atlantic Ocean. The COVID-19 pandemic canceled the 2020 sale, ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Delayed by the COVID-19 pandemic and rescheduled from Memorial Day to Labor Day, the 77th annual Tour of Somerville bicycle race has been canceled, according to an announcement from Mayor Dennis Sullivan. The high-profile sporting event, which attracts elite cyclists from around ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - New Jersey cover band Sundog performs Saturday night Sept. 4 from 6-9 p.m. on Division Street as part of the Summer Stage concert series hosted by the Downtown Somerville Alliance. Sundog is a 5-member band with the experience, talent and unique ability to cover the best in ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Tyrone Stackhouse Project will Complete Its “Journey Through the Decades” concert series at Duke Island Park Sunday, Aug. 29. Sponsored by the Somerset County Park Commission, Stackhouse, a resident of Bridgewater, and his band will perform a non-stop set of pop, rock and ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - New to the Summer Stage music series, Rainbow Fresh, a 4-piece Montclair cover band, will perform on Division Street Friday, Aug. 28 beginning at 6 p.m. Members include Rich Seiner (vocals, guitar), Chip Moore (vocals, guitar, bass), Martin Purcell (vocals, bass, guitar), and ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - For eighty years the Tour of Somerville has been known as one of the elite bike races in the United States. Professional cyclists from around the world travel to this Central New Jersey borough with the goal of winning this prestigious event. For the first time since the Tour ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Not only have cyclists from around the world routinely traveled to central New Jersey to compete in the venerable Tour of Somerville over the years, many of them have won both the men’s and women’s featured races. Traditionally held over Memorial Day weekend, this year's event ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Acoustic trio Venture to Zen is the headliner for Saturday night's Summer Stage concert on the Division Street pedestrian mall. VTZ guitarist James Popik and vocalists Tracy Sousa and Julie Baldassare will perform a three-hour set that begins at 6 p.m. VTZ features ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Come out to downtown Somerville Thursday starting at 7 p.m. and witness the transformation of Division Street into Jurassic Park. The special screening of this classic summer movie starts at 8:30 p.m. but make sure to arrive early to get a great spot and enjoy some pre-movie ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - After a year’s hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions, the annual Rotary Fair and Business Expo will once again transform the Hillsborough Promenade fairgrounds at 315 Route 206 into a classic carnival with a colorful midway, over 20 amusement rides, games of chance, fireworks, food ...

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  SOMERVILLE, NJ — Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Commission is accepting submissions for its 2021 Senior Art Show to be held from Sept. 13 to Oct. 22. This year, the exhibition will be displayed in the County Administration Building and virtually on the Somerset County ...

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