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Only The Best: Bodnar's Auction Sells Collection of "Tiffany" George

June 21, 2022

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - George Durnay had a discerning eye, deep pockets and a fondness for Tiffany, the high-end specialty retailer whose high-quality merchandise, from fine jewelry to exquisite lamps has been synonymous with the very best for almost 200 years.

A portion of his collection - lamps, lampshades, clocks, and objets d'art from the House of Tiffany will be ...

Super Heroes and Action Figures Up for Bid in Online Auction

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A single-owner collection of action figures and Super Heroes accumulated over a 20-year period will be sold online Thursday, May 12 by Bodnar's Auction.

Bidding opens at 11 a.m. at  www.bodnarsauction.com

Joe Bodnar, owner of central New Jersey's largest auction house visited the consignor's home just before Christmas last year; he recalls ...

Got Milk? Grab Some Cookies, Settle in for Auction of NJ Milk Bottles

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Mark Conover had an obsession with New Jersey milk bottles, cataloging and researching the history of each bottle and the dairy farms that were once prevalent in the Garden State,

He passed away in February, 2021, leaving behind a collection of 4,500 milk bottles and related items displayed on custom-built shelves in the basement of his Long Branch home, arranged ...

Historical Contents of Legendary Boston Sports Bar to be Sold in NJ

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - McGreevy's Bar, recognized as Boston's original sports bar, opened in 1894 as the Third Base Saloon. It housed one of the most extensive collections of baseball history of its time with photos, news clippings and other baseball memorabilia.

Michael T. McGreevy’s nickname Nuf Said was given to him because that was what he usually shouted to end barroom ...

Yeah! Yeah! Yeah! Two-Day Auction Offers Beatles, Trains, Sports Cards

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Bodnars Auction two-day online sale Nov. 17 and 18 features 100,000 sports cards from several consignors, a single-owner collection of model trains - with some items over 100 years old - and a collection of choice Beatles collectibles.

All bidding is online at bodnarsauction.com, with the auction of sports cards and Beatles memorabilia on Nov. 17 and the auction ...

Bonnie Allen, 64, Downtown Somerville Antiques Purveyor With a Vision

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Bonnie Lee Allen, 64, whose cluster of antique collectives on Main Street and Division Street helped a struggling downtown business district survive and reinvent itself starting in the mid-90s, has died after a 5 1/2-year battle with cancer.

A funeral mass will be offered at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 12 at Blessed Sacrament Church, 1890 Washington Valley Road, ...

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TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

RWJUH/Somerset Salutes Health Care Hero of the Week Rosalie Tiangco-Estrada

TAPinto Somerville joins with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Somerset each week to recognize a Healthcare Hero for their perseverance, dedication and professionalism serving the short-term and longer term health care needs of patients at the Somerville hospital.

This week's Healthcare Hero, as selected by her supervisor, is Rosalie Tiangco-Estrada, BSN, RN-BC, ACM

Rosalie ...

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New Jersey Abortion Laws are Hideous

July 4, 2022

To the Editor:

There has been so much craziness in the news about  the Supreme Court and Roe vs Wade. Do people realize that the overall requirement for a abortion extends right up to birth?

It's against the law do kick a dog but this Democratic Governor allows infanticide! How KIND is the Democratic Party!?

Some states are ending abortion pretty much entirely except for the ...

Somerville Ceremony: Former Somerset County Judge Sworn as Prosecutor

July 1, 2022

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Former Somerset County Superior Court Judge John P. McDonald was sworn to office Friday as Somerset County Prosecutor.

McDonald took the oath of office in the historic Somerset County Courthouse, administered by former colleague, Somerset County Superior Court Judge Peter J. Tober.

He was confirmed by the NJ Senate on June 29 after he was nominated for the office by ...

Overlook Strong Again: After Two-Year Hiatus, Overlook Medical Center’s Best and Brightest Celebrated at Excellence Awards

June 30, 2022

SUMMIT, NJ - Enthusiastic applause filled the gala room as each name was called, and team members from departments spanning Overlook Medical Center strode proudly to the stage to accept their awards.

It had been three years since Overlook had celebrated its standout team members at its annual Excellence Awards. The event, like many in-person gatherings, went on hiatus in 2020 and 2021 due to ...