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Hillsborough's Agrarian Influence Propagates Healing Garden in Somerset

April 12, 2018

SOMERSET, NJ - Sister2Sister, a regional non-profit that supports women fighting breast cancer in minority and under-served communities, is involved in an ambitious project that will transform the acreage adjacent to its historic retreat into a sprawling vista of colors and comforts.

Hillsborough resident and author Rikki Lyn Hauss, an unabashed admirer of Doris Duke,  is spearheading the ...

Students Testify on Behalf of Bog Turtle as Official State Reptile

   

TRENTON, NJ  - The Senate State Government, Waging, Tourism, and Historic Preservation Committee has approved legislation sponsored by Sen. Christopher “Kip” Bateman (R-Somerset, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex) to designate the bog turtle as New Jersey’s Official State Reptile.

“You used to be able to find bog turtles almost anywhere in New ...

Trees Down, Hazards Abound

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - As climate change increases the risk to trees from severe storms, insects, diseases, drought and fire, a Rutgers University study highlights the need for improved safety in tree-care operations.

According to findings published in the American Journal of Industrial Medicine, workers employed by tree care experts and licensed arborists were more likely to receive ...

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