Warren Township Ranks as 25th Safest City in America and 6th in New Jersey for 2018, National Council for Home Safety and Security Says

March 22, 2018

WARREN, NJ - Warren Township is the sixth safest city in New Jersey and also ranks as No. 25 in the Top 100 Safest Cities in America for 2018, the National Council for Home Safety and Security says in its latest ranking.


“As Mayor, I believe that I speak for the entire Township Committee regarding our appreciation of the efforts of our Police Department and all ...

Winter Storm Toby Update: Road Closures and Cancellations

WARREN, NJ - Snow is intensifying and accumulating. Hillcrest Road, Warrenville Road, and  Washington Avenue north  of U S Route 22 are closed due to severe weather conditions, police advised on Wednesday afternoon.

Warren Township Schools, all sending districts to Watchung Hills Regional High School and WHRHS will have a 2-hour delayed opening, ...

New Jersey State Police Issues Commercial Travel Ban

WEST TRENTON, NJ - A commercial vehicle travel ban due to the anticipated severity of the impending nor’easter was announced by Colonel Patrick J. Callahan.

The travel ban has been in effect since Tuesday, March 20, at 8 p.m.,and includes a commercial vehicle travel ban for the entire length of following roadways:

 · I-78

·  I-80

· ...

Route 22 Backed Up, Road Closures and Openings as Cleanup and Power Restoration Continues in Warren and Somerset County

WARREN, NJ - Thousands in our area remain without power as utility companies and road crews work to clean up damage from downed trees, poles and wires. Multiple roads closed in the area due to damage from the storm.

Residents are reporting major delays backed up all the way down Rt.22 eastbound to Mountain Avenue in North Plainfield due to heavy volume and Bonnie Burn Road being ...

Update: Police Advisory, Live Wires Down, Power Outages, Road Closures and Travel Warning, Route 22 West Closed

WATCHUNG, NJ - Stay home. 

All Schools are closed on Thursday, March 8, 2018. At the request of the Warren Township Police Department, all residents are urged to refrain from any non-emergency travel in the Township.There will be a warming station set up for any stranded motorists at the Warren Township Rescue Squad building on Bardy Road. 

The Borough of North Plainfield has ...

Police Advisory: Road Closures and Travel Warning

WARREN, NJ - The storm is currently intensifying, leaving most roads snow covered and slippery, Warren police advised at 2 p.m. and asked residents to refrain from unnecessary travel. 

Both Warrenville Road and Washington Avenue north of Route 22 are CLOSED due hazardous road conditions. Hillcrest Road is closed to all traffic due to snow coverage, police advised at 1 p.m. on ...

Fire Closes Hillcrest Road on Warren and Watchung Border

WARREN, NJ - Hillcrest Road is closed south of I-78 until further notice due to Fire Department activity, police advised.  The fire is near the intersection of Ridge Road and Hillcrest Road. Avoid the area and expect delays near I-78 exit 40. 

Warren and Green Brook Police Train at Watchung Hills Regional High School


WARREN, NJ -  Did you notice police cars at Watchung Hills on Sunday? Warren Township Police and Green Brook Township Police participated in  training exercises at Watchung Hills Regional High School on Sunday.  It was the first of two training sessions scheduled earlier this year as a part of ongoing training and collaboration between the police of all four ...

Nor’easter Update: Crews Continue to Work on Restoring Power to Warren and Somerset County; Water, Warming and WIFI Available

WARREN, NJ - The nor’easter that arrived Friday has left many in our area without power as utility companies and road crews work to clean up damage from downed trees, poles and wires. By Saturday night, the JCP&L update said that crews continued to work on road closures, hazard orders and critical customers with a global ETR for outages in Somerset County of 11:30 ...

Warren Police To Conduct Training At Watchung Hills, New Drop Off Procedures Take Effect on Monday, March 5

WARREN, NJ - Don’t be alarmed, it’s just a drill. Warren Township Police will be conducting training exercises at Watchung Hills Regional High School on Sunday, Mar. 4 and Sunday, Mar. 11. 

The WHRHS Director of Security and Student Safety Chris Shea sent a letter alerting parents and students on Thursday, Mar. 1 included in the Warrior Weekly. Shea also ...

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North Plainfield Firefighters will host their 15th St. Baldrick’s Day head-shaving event on March 24

March 22, 2018

The North Plainfield Firefighters will host their 15th St.Baldrick’s Day head-shaving event on March 24th, 1pm at fire headquarters.


The annual event welcomes volunteer “Shavee’s” into the firehouse to brave-the-shave as a sign of solidarity with kids who lose their hair to cancer treatments. A small but meaningful and significant ...