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February 21, 2020

FAR HILLS, NJ _ With spring on the horizon, the Leonard J. Buck Garden in Far Hills this week opened its annual “Art & Photography Exhibit” focusing on the beauty of the diverse moods and seasons of the Somerset County Park Commission's parkland. The exhibit, which just opened on ...

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FAR HILLS, NJ –The Somerset County Park Commission's Leonard J. Buck Garden, located at 11 Layton Road in Far Hills, is looking for energetic volunteers to assist in general garden maintenance, act as docents, and lead tours throughout the nationally recognized rock garden.  The volunteers are a ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ -- The forecast is in. Milltown Mel predicts an early spring for his hometown and the Garden State on Groundhog Day. The borough's favorite furry forecaster celebrated his 12th Groundhog Day this morning in front of a large crowd of about 400 people outside of American Legion Post ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- Bernardsville has met the requirements to achieve Sustainable Jersey certificationm it was announced recently by Sustainable Jersey representatives. Bernardsville, one of 83 towns that have attained certification in 2019, was honored at the Sustainable Jersey awards luncheon ...

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NEW JERSEY - As the debate continues over the bi-annual ritual of turning the clocks back in fall and ahead in spring, residents get an extra hour of sleep tonight as Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, November 3 at 2 a.m. The process of changing clocks back in fall and ahead in spring began ...

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BERNARDSVILE, NJ -- Leaf collection will begin in the borough on Monday, Oct. 28. To assist the Borough Road Department in efficiently performing leaf collection services, the borough is requesting that residents comply with the following procedures for the placement of leaves: 1. Leaf ...

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BEDMINSTER, NJ -- The Raritan Headwaters Association (RHA) hosts its 40th annual Old Fashioned Country Fair Sunday, Oct, 13 from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Fairview Farm Wildlife Preserve, RHA’s headquarters, at 2121 Larger Cross Road, Bedminster. The fair will include Clydesdale horses, live ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- The borough has proposed two ordinances that would appropriate a total of $2.18 million from its Open Space Trust Fund to purchase two properties that it intends to use for recreation and open space purposes. Bernardsville recently purchased a 5-acre property at 251 ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ -- It's time again to register for County Caper games coming up on Aug. 24 and 25 that give county residents a chance to play a live-action game, and also to explore, learn, and protect Somerset County's parks and other natural areas.  The County Caper events will again be led ...

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BEDMINSTER, NJ -- The Center for Contemporary Art will present Michael Reynolds’ documentary, “Under the Great Oak,” which celebrates the life of the great oak tree that lived in the Basking Ridge community for more than 600 years. The film illustrates the impact the tree had on the community ...

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BEDMINSTER, NJ -- Thr Bedminster Township Environmental Commission sponsored another successful Moth Night at River Road Park on Friday, June 28. Blaine Rothauser, an expert on moths, shared with those in attendance his knowledge about New Jersey’s moths. The state contains more than 2,000 ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The members of the Basking Ridge Business Alliance (BRBA) received a lesson from the Great Swamp Watershed Association (GSWA) on water quality at their last monthly meeting held at the Bernards Township Community Center located at 289 South Maple Ave. in Basking Ridge. Prior ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- An ordinance that would appropriate $75,000 from the borough's Open Space Trust Fund for several improvements in the municipality was introduced at Monday night's Borough Council meeting. The breakdown of the funding of three upgrades in town would go this way: $35,000 ...

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