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Property Taxes in New Jersey: Still an Ongoing Issue

Over half of Garden State property tax bills go toward educating the state's nearly 1.4 million public school students.

The average New Jersey tax bill is $8,767. About 52.6% of that, or $4,610, is the taxes the local school district levies on homeowners and property owners, according to data from the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.

But the average taxpayers in some ...

Decorated WWII Aviator Will Share Reminisces of Somerville on Veterans Day

November 10, 2019

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Aviator and World War II hero Robert Vaucher, who celebrated his 100th birthday last December, will speak about his memories of Somerville at St. John's Episcopal Church on Veterans' Day, Monday, Nov. 11th.

The 7 p.m. gathering is sponsored by the Somerville History Roundtable. The church is located at 158 W. High St.

Vaucher received a proclamation from Mayor ...

Spooky Season – The Tax Team Reunites

November 2, 2019

SOMERVILLE, NJ - This Halloween weekend, Somerset County residents have more to fear than just the traditional Halloween spooks, with Gov. Phil Murphy reuniting the Tax and Spend Trio for a final push to threaten Somerset County’s special quality of life, said GOP Candidate for Sheriff Bill Parenti and Freeholder Pat Walsh in a joint statement.

“The Murphy-Russo-Marano Tax and ...