Press Releases

December 13, 2018

(FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE) Tom Grady, Corresponding Secretary Bernards Township Republican Municipal Committee Email: BTRMC.correspondance@usa.com Bernards, NJ – The Bernards Township Committee, on December 11, 2018, voted on Resolution No. #2018-0482 which recognizes former longtime Township ...

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MANALAPAN, N.J. — New Jersey residents who are entering their senior year in high school this fall and are planning a career in agriculture or science may apply for the New Jersey Agricultural Achievement Award.  One winner will be selected and awarded a scholarship to honor their ...

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  CJST will be partnering with the Lower Raritan Watershed Partnership and the NJ Sierra Club to clean the Green Brook floodplain behind the Green Brook Regional Center. We cleaned at this spot last December but  the river keeps bringing in more trash!  There is a new (larger) blockage of the ...

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2018 Christmas Concert at Mountain Ridge Bible Chapel  Mountain Ridge Bible Chapel, 763 Mountain Avenue, Berkeley Heights, cordially invites your family to enjoy a free Christmas Concert this Friday, December 7, at 7:30 pm.  This will be a live concert under the direction of youth leader Andy ...

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Susan G. Komen North Jersey held their first Pink Champagne Lunch & Fashion Show at Mayfair Farms in West Orange on Nov. 7. The event was led by Pink Champagne Lunch Committee members Sonia Best, Fine Lines Salon; Dorothy Goldberg, CWI Design; Sally Glick, Sobel & Co, LLC; Catherine Lee, ...

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BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — The Somerset County Park Commission announces that openings are available for Winter Horseback Riding Classes at Lord Stirling Stable, located at 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, N.J.  Lessons are offered to juniors (ages 9-17) and adults, and will accommodate the ...

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Boy Scouts of America, Patriots’ Path Council will be honoring local citizens at the Toast to Scouting Awards Dinner to be held on the evening of Thursday, November 29, 2018 at the Olde Mill Inn in Basking Ridge at 6:30 pm.  This year’s honorees are Christopher Corsini, Alice Hadley, Michael ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - On Dec. 7, the BW NICE Somerset County Chapter will be hosting its 3rd Annual Red Shoe Luncheon and Fashion Show at the Bridgewater Manor. This exciting event provides a perfect afternoon escape for local businesswomen, to network and build relationships, enjoy a delicious ...

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Mega e-tailers, like Amazon and Walmart, may monopolize online commerce, but it’s small businesses across the country that keep the economy going. In fact, according to the Small Business Administration (SBA), the 30 millionsmall businesses in the United States account for 54 percent of all sales.

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BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable, located at 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, New Jersey, is offering a special Fall Family & Friends Introductory English-style horseback ride on Black Friday, Nov. 23, 2018 at 10 a.m. Registration is in progress ...

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Career & Technical Education Students to be Eligible for SNAP Food Assistance Benefits The Murphy Administration was joined Monday by anti-hunger advocates and higher education officials to announce it is expanding food assistance to career and technical education students at community ...

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Kick off the season’s festivities with a visit to the annual Holiday Sound & Light Show beginning this Friday, November 23 at the A. Paul Mallery Model Railroad Center. The three-week series showcases the Railroad Center’s gigantic HO scale layout along with additional model train displays, ...

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2018 Christmas Concert at Mountain Ridge Bible Chapel  Mountain Ridge Bible Chapel, 763 Mountain Avenue, Berkeley Heights, cordially invites your family to enjoy a free Christmas Concert this Friday, December 7, at 7:30 pm.  This will be a live concert under the direction of youth leader Andy ...

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On Great American Smokeout Day, New Jersey Department of Human Services Urges Smokers to Get Help Quitting Commissioner Johnson Notes New Medicaid Cessation Benefits Available Under the Murphy Administration Department to Also Survey Mental Health Providers on Tobacco Cessation and Education ...

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2018 Christmas Concert at Mountain Ridge Bible Chapel  Mountain Ridge Bible Chapel, 763 Mountain Avenue, Berkeley Heights, cordially invites your family to enjoy a free Christmas Concert this Friday, December 7, at 7:30 pm.  This will be a live concert under the direction of youth leader Andy ...

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Union County, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders invites County residents to the opening of the Warinanco Dog Park on Saturday December 8th at 1:00 pm. The new dog park is located behind the Warinanco Sports Center located at 1 Park Drive in Warinanco Park, Roselle. The opening is ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Ray Negron, NY Times best-selling author and New York Yankees executive, will be making an appearance at the Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment on Saturday, Nov. 17. Negron will be the “In The Sulky” guest on the pre-game show with Bob “Hollywood” Heyden.  They will ...

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WARREN, NJ - This Friday night is the annual "Spin & Win" at the Washington Valley Volunteer Fire Company firehouse in Warren, NJ. It's an excellent way to support your volunteer firefighters and win great stuff for your Thanksgiving dinner. Please stop in and have some fun!

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Free Thanksgiving Community Dinner on November 22, 2018 from 12p - 3p hosted by Zion 'Tabernacle of Praise' in Callard Hall at 450 New Market Rd., in Piscataway, New Jersey. Reservations are requested. RSVP to RSVP@zion-top.org or 732-968-3680

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The New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) Annual Statewide Holiday Dinner and Expo will take place on November 29 at The Bethwood, 38 Lackawanna Ave, Totowa, New Jersey 07512, from 5:30 to 8:00pm.This festive holiday networking event provides an opportunity for women business ...

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Please join Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss, and the Central Presbyterian Church in Summit as we remember all the people in our lives that have died.  On November 29th, we will host our annual memorial service, iRemember, that allows us to remember those that have died, celebrate our own ...

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Westfield, NJ – Caring Contact, a crisis hotline that serves Northern and Central New Jersey, will be offering Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) in Mountainside on December 1st and 2nd.  ASIST is an internationally acclaimed two-day interactive training program in suicide ...

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Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.  Beta Alpha Rho Zeta Graduate Chapter of Somerset County, NJ Invites the North Plainfield community to join us for an afternoon of food and community.  This free event is open to all.  Starts: 2018-11-17 Ends: 2018-11-17 Address: 170 Watchung Ave. Venue: ...

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UNION, NJ - Kean Stage is ringing in the holiday season on December 9 with Snowkus Pocus, a dazzling cirque-tacular show that’s fun for the entire family! Snowkus Pocus tells the story of a young girl who is whisked away to an enchanted winter wonderland where she encounters the colorful characters ...

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Caring Contact, a crisis hotline that serves Northern and Central New Jersey, will be offering Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) in Mountainside on Dec. 1 and 2.  ASIST is an internationally acclaimed two-day interactive training program in suicide first-aid designed to provide ...

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Plainfield Community Outreach (PCO) is holding a Shoe Drive to raise money for Grace’s Kitchen soup kitchen and the PCO afterschool and English language learning programs.  If PCO can collect 2,500 pairs of new or gently used shoes of all types, it will earn a donation of $1,000. Funds2Orgs ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ -  Somerset County Tourism is accepting nominees through November 30 for its annual Salute to Tourism awards. The awards honor individuals and organizations throughout Somerset County, N.J. in four categories: Economic Champion, Service Excellence and Tourism Champion plus a new ...

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PROGRAM TO FEATURE WORLD PREMIERE OF JOSEPH BEER’S ‘TRIPTYCH’ THE GERSHWIN SONGBOOK – RICHARD GLAZIER, RON RAINES AND REBECCA FAULKENBERRY, GUEST SOLOISTS  PLAINFIELD, NJ – The Plainfield Symphony once again brings Broadway to Plainfield in the upcoming concert, “The Gershwin ...

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Two county-based Child Advocacy Centers open the doors to their new facilities, boosting progress towards the goal of access to a Child Advocacy Center for all child abuse victims in each of the 21 NJ counties. Iselin, NJ, Nov 2, 2018   Two counties – Gloucester and Camden – have opened the ...

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