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Military Veterans Ceremony Set at Hunterdon 4-H Fair

August 22, 2017

EAST AMWELL TWP. – As part of the opening ceremony at the Hunterdon County 4-H and Agricultural Fair, at least 23 veterans of United States military service during a period of conflict are being honored with a county Veteran’s Medal. The fair runs Wednesday through Sunday.

The medal “is an important way for our county to honor the sacrifice and patriotism of those who have ...

Rotary Club of Hillsborough Nets Record Revenues at 10th Annual Rotary Fair

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ  The 6-day Hillsborough Rotary Fair brought in record-setting revenues last week, despite being rained out on Friday night.

The annual Rotary Fair, which completed its 10th year,  is the primary fundraiser for the Rotary Club of Hillsborough.  The monies raised support the efforts of the Hillsborough Rotary Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Rotary Club of ...

Hillsborough Rotary Members Epitomize Credo: Service Above Self

 

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - It's a picture-perfect late summer Saturday, a perfect day to be down the Shore, cooling off in the backyard pool, sipping cool drinks or grilling burgers and dogs with family and friends

But there's no time to relax for members of the Rotary Club of Hillsborough.

Instead, they're hosting a party like no other for special needs children and adults ...

Hillsborough: Duke Farms Helps Nourish Food Pantry with Fresh Produce

 

 

BOUND BROOK, NJ – The Somerset County Sheriff’s Office is one of several agencies contributing to a collaborative effort with Healthier Somerset and Duke Farms in Hillsborough to deliver fresh produce to the Bound Brook Salvation Army Food Pantry.

The need to increase fresh produce in local food banks and pantries was identified by Healthier Somerset, a ...

Super Heroes Step Up to Support Somerville's Finest

 

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Hosting an indoor fund raising event on a sunny Sunday in the waning days of summer can be tough.

That's what the Somerville PBA was up against this past weekend.

For the second year in a row, the YESTERcades video arcade on Division Street hosted a 12-hour fund raiser for the Somerville PBA #147; despite the competition with beach weather, backyard barbecues ...

Somerset County Collects Food Donations Aug. 18

 

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The next “Buy One, Bring One” (BOBO) collection of food for Somerset County families and individuals in need will be held Friday, Aug. 18.

“School hasn’t started yet, so children served by school lunch programs need another source of nutritious food to keep them going throughout the day,” said Freeholder Patricia Walsh. “You ...

Somerville Basketball Tournament Organizer Pleased with Event, Despite Fewer Teams, Smaller Crowd

 

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Wallace Gantt, the self-proclaimed “Mayor of South Somerville” declared Saturday’s rain-delayed basketball tournament a success, even though the crowd was smaller this year than last.

This year, there was more focus on the heart and soul of the event – distributing book bags and school supplies to children whose families are hard-pressed ...

Hilllsborough Rotary Club Honored for 10th Anniversary of Rotary Fair

 

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Mayor Carl Suraci and members of the Township Committee presented a proclamation to members of the Hillsborough Rotary for their efforts the past 10 years sponsoring the Hillsborough Rotary Fair.

The fair will be held Aug. 15-20 adjacent to the Loew's in the Hillsborough Promenade off Route 206. Parking is free.

The Rotary Club of Hillsborough was founded on ...

Call to Duty for Somerville Firefighters: A Visit to NJ Firemen's Home

 

BOONTON, NJ - The call to duty Saturday for 50 Somerville volunteer firefighters wasn’t about responding to an alarm or a training drill. It was driving the half hour to the New Jersey Firemen’s Home here to host a memorable outing for those who served before them.

A caravan of Somerville’s “bravest” gave up a good portion of their day to hold a ...

Hillsborough: Volunteers Needed July 26 for Sourlands Trail Maintenance

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Somerset County Park Commission Rangers and the Volunteer Park Patrol are seeking volunteers to assist with trail maintenance projects at the Sourland Mountain Preserve throughout the year.

With the cooperation of the Jersey Off Road Bicycling Association, (JORBA), Rangers and volunteers will be performing trail maintenance at the Sourland Mountain Preserve off East ...

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