Tree Down On Power Lines on Watchung's Johnston Drive

May 28, 2017

WATCHUNG, NJ - Johnston Drive between Hill Hollow and Bonnie Burn is closed for the next several hours due to a downed tree on power lines, police advised at 4:50 a.m. on Sunday morning. 


Expect possible power outages.

Weather Service Issues Flood Watch for Somerset County

SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ - The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Flood Warning for our area. 

At 10:25  P.M. area basins were rising in response to the heavy rain that fell earlier this evening. The Neshanic River at Reaville has risen above flood stage to 7.2 feet, the service said. 

Turn around, don't drown when ...

Alert: Live Wires Down in North Plainfield

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Live wires have been reported down near 206 Sandford Ave. across the roadway Thursday morning. The fire department and PSE&G are responding to the scene, according to the Breaking News Network  (BNN), which monitors emergency radio activity.



Watchung Hills Municipal Alliance Hosts "Hidden In Plain Sight" Learn Where Drugs & Alcohol May be Hidden In Your Home

WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Regional Municipal Alliance (WHRMA) is hosting a free event, "Hidden In Plain Sight," on Wednesday, May 24 at 7:30 p.m. at Watchung Hills Regional High School, 108 Stirling Road, Warren - Room 105 to learn where drugs and alcohol may be hidden in your home.


The targeted audiences are parents and care ...

Bear Hits Warren Home Near Watchung Hills and Woodland Schools

WARREN, NJ - A bear has been sighted in the area of Stirling Road across from Woodland School and Watchung Hills Regional High School,  a Warren resident reported.


Warren resident Joanne Harrison said, "took a whole bag (of garbage) and walked off with it !!  First time  for everything ... hope it's the last ! It was bigger then me ...

Downed Tree Closes Washington Avenue in Green Brook

GREEN BROOK, NJ - Update as of 8:41 p.m Saturday, Washington Avenue has reopened.


Washington Avenue is closed as of 5:55 p.m. due to a downed tree, police said. 


Route 22 is open but traffic is slow moving with some deep puddles. The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Flood Advisory for all of Somerset and Hunterdon Counties, ...

National Weather Service Issues Flood Watch and Storm Warning for Green Brook, Watchung, North Plainfield and Warren

WARREN, NJ - A severe thunderstorm warning and flood advisory has been issued for the Warren area through 4:30 p.m.

Hillcrest Road has reopened and Route 22 is open but traffic is slow moving with some deep puddles. The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Flood Advisory for all of Somerset and Hunterdon Counties, and parts of Morris, Mercer County, and ...

WWII Love Letter Finally Delivered After Moms Facebook Group Gets to Work

WESTFIELD, NJ — It was marked “return to sender.” Melissa Fahy, a sixth grade science teacher at Roosevelt Intermediate School, and her husband were doing extensive renovations on their home on Hazel Avenue this week when they came upon a 72-year-old letter hidden inside a stairwell.

It was Melissa Fahy’s father, in town to help the couple with the work, who ...

Watchung's Hillcrest Road Expected to Reopen


WATCHUNG, NJ — Hillcrest Road is expected to reopen around 3 p.m Wednesday, police have advised. The roadway has been closed northbound from the Watchung Circle since 9 a.m. for construction.

Expect delays and plan an alternate route, Watchung Police warn drivers

Shop for a Cause at the 28th Annual Spring Garden Fair and Plant Sale, May 21

UNION COUNTY, NJ – Calling all Union County gardeners to grab their wagons and head out to the 28th Annual Union County Spring Garden Fair and Plant Sale Sunday, May 21, rain or shine, from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Demonstration Garden complex at the Trailside Nature and Science Center in Mountainside. 

The Spring Garden Fair, which is a project of the Rutgers ...

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