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Food Pantry Established at Two Locations in Bernardsville

April 30, 2020

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- Earlier in April, a pop-up food pantry was established at St. Bernard's Episcopal Church and the Peapack Reform Church to provide food to a growing number of local residents who have lost employment due to the pandemic.  To date, the pantry has distributed over 800 bags of groceries to local families.  

Sama Habibi, a Gladstone resident and member of the ...

Area Churches Hold Holy Week Services Online

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - Churches in and around the Somerset Hills are offering Easter week services online this week as New Jersey continues to be under stay at home orders because of the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Below is a list of churches in and around Bernardsville holding online services beginning on Maundy Thursday, through Easter.

St. Bernard's Episcopal Church, 88 Claremont Road. For ...

St. Bernard's Church in Bernardsville Opens Pop-up Food Pantry; Volunteers Needed

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - Volunteers and donations of non-perishable foods are needed to support a collective community effort being organized by St. Bernard’s Church, Camino de Fe Church, and the SHSD Home School Association with support from local Girl Scouts, Bernardsville OEM and Bernardsville Police Chief Kevin Valentine. This effort is a private, non-profit charitable effort not directed by ...

Somerset Hills Houses of Worship Reach Out Online

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- Everything seems to be taking place online -- municipal and county meetings, family visits, medical conferences, teachers and their classes, and worship. New Jersey has been hit hard by the COVID-19 Pandemic and its institutions -- public and private -- have adapted as observing social distancing becomes the norm in an all out effort try to flatten the ...

CNN Anchor and Basking Ridge Native, Bobbie Batista, Dies at Age 67

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Bobbie Battista, who was among the original anchors for CNN Headline News and hosted CNN’s “TalkBack Live,” has died at the age of 67.  According to Wendy Guarisco, family spokeswoman, Battista lost her 4-year battle with cervical cancer on Tuesday, March 3.

Battista, a New Jersey native whose family lived in Basking Ridge, currently lived in ...

Bernards Township Mourns Passing of Pizzeria Owner Giuseppe DeMaio

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Longtime pizzeria owner Giuseppe DeMaio passed away at the age of 66 Sunday at Morristown Medical Center.

DeMaio owned Veneto Restaurant Gourmet Pizza & Deli n The Hills' Highlands Village Center off Allen Road in Basking Ridge

Visiting hours will be on Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. at ParTroy Funeral Home in Parsippany. There will be a Liturgy of Christian ...

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Atlantic Health System Leads Phase 1 Study on CPI-613® (Devimistat), First-in-Class Treatment for Pancreatic Cancer to be Presented at American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2020

Atlantic Health System Cancer Care’s Angela Alistar, MD, medical director of GI medical oncology at Morristown Medical Center and medical director of the Phase 1 Breakthrough Treatment Center, is lead author of a phase 1 study of CPI-613® (devimistat), a unique first-in-class treatment for locally advanced or metastatic pancreatic cancer, in combination with two chemotherapy drugs. Dr.

Somerset County Collects, Distributes Over 1 Million PPEs

May 27, 2020

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – The Somerset County Office of Emergency Management has distributed over 1 million articles of personal protective equipment (PPE) to long-term care facilities (81%), municipal OEMs (14%) and first responders, according to Somerset County Freeholder Brian G. Gallagher, public health and safety liaison.

The bulk of critically needed supplies was provided by the New ...

Outdoor Dining in NJ Can Return June 15, With Rules For Establishments to Expand Footprint

June 3, 2020

TRENTON, NJ — Garden State eateries continuing to hurt because of COVID-19 will get further relief June 15 when the state will begin allowing for in-person outdoor dining.

Gov. Phil Murphy, in announcing the executive order Wednesday, said he himself has a reservation for June 15 although he didn’t say where.

“I hope folks with some confidence feel they can get ...

Bedminster Farmers Market Returns Saturday, June 6 to River Road Park 

May 31, 2020

BEDMINSTER, NJ - The Bedminster Township Committee and the Bedminster Farmers Market Advisory Committee are excited to announce that the Bedminster Farmers Market is returning for its third season starting Saturday, June 6 at River Road Park.

The Bedminster Farmers Market will be held every Saturday, rain or shine, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Township’s River Road Park located at ...

How We Return to High School Sports in New Jersey

May 22, 2020

Dear Editor:

In my decades as an educator and school administrator, I’m hard pressed to find a situation as challenging as what we face related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The last few months have been painful on many levels, from the heartbreaking loss of life to the millions who have suffered emotional and economic loss. It’s been a harrowing time for everyone.

For our students, ...