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Community Announcements

December 8, 2022

WARREN, NJ -- Are you ready for some holiday cheer? Warren Township is hosting a Holiday Festival on Saturday, Dec. 10. This is a FREE Event! When: December 10, 2022 Time: 4:00pm-7:00pm Place: Warren Township Municipal Complex, 46 Mountain Blvd. Bonfire at 4:15pm Tree ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ -- The weather was a bit frightful but the sight was still delightful as the 32nd Annual Tree of Lights lit up the Village Green on Saturday, Dec. 3. The annual Tree of Lights ceremony originally took place every year on Dec. 7 in honor of Pearl Harbor Day and in recognition of all ...

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Target has recalled Cloud Island 4-piece Plush Toys set due to choking hazard, announced the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. According to the recall, the tires on the toy vehicles can detach, thus posing a choking hazard to children. The vehicles are a soft, knitted construction and ...

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  ⚠️⚠️TREE OF LIGHTS UPDATE!⚠️⚠️ The Tree of Lights event will be pushed back to 6PM on the Village Green. The Tri M band will begin at 5:15 followed by Valley View Choir at 5:30.    WATCHUNG, NJ --  Happy Tree of Lights Day!   Watchung Rescue Sauad said," We are monitoring the ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights Veterans Memorial tree is lit up with blue and gold lights for the holiday season in honor of Ukraine. "We are proud to honor our Ukrainian brothers and sisters in defense of their freedom and liberty," said Ted Romankow, Chair of the Veterans Memorial ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater Police released a message warning residents to keep their valuables close after investigating a number of thefts of purses and wallets that have been left unattended. According to police, the department has been investigating incidents where the items were stolen ...

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GREEN BROOK, NJ -- The Green Brook Volunteer Fire Department will be assisting Santa with his visit to Green Brook on Saturday, December 17 starting at 9 AM until 4 PM. Santa and his elves will be handing out pre-wrapped Candy Canes!!  They said they will make every effort to stop on all streets ...

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WARREN, NJ -- The King George Road Improvement Project, Phase 1 stated this week. Construction on King George Road, from Mt Horeb Road to Berkshire Drive started on Monday. The scope of work for this project will consist of minor drainage upgrades, driveway aprons, milling and surface course ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ -- The 32nd Annual Tree of Lights is set to light up the Village Green this holiday season on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022 at 5:30 p.m. The annual Tree of Lights ceremony originally took place every year on Dec. 7 in honor of Pearl Harbor Day and in recognition of all those who lost ...

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WARREN, NJ -- Just off the beaten path in Warren, hides a hidden gem in which one man’s passion has allowed countless others to also enjoy their own. And you don’t need to be a sports fan to appreciate the legacy that endures at Sports Minded Unlimited. Born of a love of sport memorabilia, ...

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SOMERSETt COUNTY, NJ -- What will you be thankful for this Thanksgiving Day? We asked some local people to give us answers to that question, and to reflect on what they feel gratitude for this Thanksgiving, either on a personal or community level. Residents  have showed their compassion and ...

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SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ – Somerset County’s Transportation Division will provide limited CAT services today (Tuesday, Nov. 22). CAT1A will not be running this afternoon. However, all other routes will be operating as normal.    For more information, contact Somerset County Transportation ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Local resident Somerset County Sheriff Darrin J. Russo and the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation is encouraging the community to donate to the 2022 Toys for Tots collection drive this holiday season. “Every child deserves a Christmas. The holidays can be one of the most trying ...

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WARREN, NJ -- Light Up Warren! The 8th Annual Luminary Night is being planned now. Light Up Warren is a night when the Red Hill neighborhood embraces the opportunity to unite as a community. Residents throughout the neighborhood will light luminaries along the streets, and families and friends ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ – The New Jersey Department of Transportation announced left lane and ramp closures on Route 22 in Mountainside beginning Monday, Nov. 14 from 9 p.m. to 8 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15. The left lane on Route 22 eastbound will be closed tonight, Monday, November 14 from 9 p.m. until 6 ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ -- WATER MAIN BREAK ALERT! Stirling Road is closed between Lakeview and Cedar Road on Friday. The water company is on-site but expect widespread service interruption for this afternoon through early evening, authorities said.   Check back for updates.

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ -- Have you seen Bender and Rex?   Two male dogs escaped their backyard on  November 4th around 10:30pm from Lawrence Avenue in North Plainfield.  One is a Husky named Bender;black with white and Icy blue eyes. The other, Rex, is a Pitbull mix with light brown with hazel ...

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SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ -- Despite lottery fever sweeping the state, no one hit all the numbers for Saturday night's Powerball jackpot. A ticket worth $50,000 was sold at the Shoprite on Route 33 in Hamilton, however. The ticket is one of 16 that matched four of the five white balls each earning the ...

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https://www.facebook.com/NorthPlainfieldPolice ​​​​​​​NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — Police have released a video showing a vehicle wanted in the hit-and-run of a young child and an adult on Halloween. The investigation is ongoing. Residents are asked to check any available video surveillance systems ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ -- Are you ready North Plainfield? Trick or Treat: 3-8 pm

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WATCHUNG, NJ -- Are you ready?    Trick or Treat at Borough Hall until 3:40 pm. Minors should be accompanied by an adult. And do t forget to seethe scarecrows   

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GREEN BROOK, NJ -- The Tiwnship of Green Brook enacted an ordinance (2015-827) adopting a curfew for juveniles within the township on October 30 and 31 of every year between the hours of 10:00 pm - 6:00 am. The purpose of the ordinance is to provide measures for community security in accordance ...

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WARREN, NJ -- The Warren Township Police offered some Halloween safety tips for trick-or-treating and encourage those driving to be extra cautious and look out for pedestrians.  "Safety is a shared responsibility," police said. Trick-or-treating is recommended to take place between 3:00pm – ...

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NEW JERSEY - A Berkeley Heights fourth grader, Rhea Gorhe (9-years-old), makes a television debut on Sesame Street with a signing performance celebrating Diwali, a five-day festival of lights. Rhea was happy to have the opportunity to make more people aware of the Indian festival and sing a song ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ -- On September 24, at 4:15 p.m., Millburn Police Officers Carroll and Herrera spotted a stolen Dodge Challenger in a parking lot at The Mall at Short Hills. The officers located the driver, Shaquan Snipes, 24, at the Burberry store in the mall. When officers searched him, they ...

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WARREN, NJ -- Warren's Mt Horeb elementary school students and staff lined the blacktop on Friday, October 7, anticipating a scheduled NJ State Police Helicopter visit.  The students were jumping and beaming with excitement as the chopper came into view. The helicopter circled the landing zone ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Members of the Guidetti family and the Mount Carmel Society are hosting "VicFest 2022, a Truck, Auto & Bike Extravaganza” in honor Victor Guidetti III, who died suddenly on June 11, 2017, at the age of 49. VicFest begins at 10 a.m. and runs until 4 p.m. on Saturday, ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- It was a Dog Day Afternoon as the weather cooperated fully for the first annual FanWOOF Day at Fanwood's north side train station. No bones about it, the event drew an enthusiastic turnout of dogs and their humans. There were photo ops with the Paw Patrol, dog license sign-ups, ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ --Water is estimated to be restored at 3:00 AM Saturday and Mountain Boulevard is estimated to be reopened at about 6:00 AM Saturday after a water main break Friday afternoon, police said. Mountain Blvd was closed from the Watchung Circle to Brookdale Road due to a Water Main Break ...

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WATCHUNG PD: UPDATE: Water is estimated to be restored at 3:00 AM. Mountain Blvd. is estimated to be reopened at about 6:00 AM. WATCHUNG, NJ --Mountain Blvd will be Closed from the Circle to Brookdale Rd due to a Water Main Break on Driday afternoon, police said.  Avoid the area. Residents  may ...

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