Winners Selected in Somerset County Photography Contest

November 15, 2017

SOMERVILLE, NJ - A photograph of Division Street by amateur photographer Theresa Hatch of Bridgewater was selected as one of the winners in the III annual "Show Us Somerset County Through Your Camera Lens" contest sponsored by the Board of Somerset County Chosen Freeholders, in cooperation with the Somerset County Business Partnership.

“We want to thank everyone who entered ...

Heart Songs for Veterans Sponsors Veterans Day Concert for Operation Shoebox New Jersey

GARWOOD, NJ - Heart Songs for Veterans is hosting a benefit concert to salute US veterans and to raise money for Operation Shoebox New Jersey at Crossroads, 78 North Ave. beginning at 7 p.m. on Veterans' Day, Nov. 11.

Heart Songs for Veterans was founded in 2013 by Jill Pavel of South Plainfield.

Artists from across the Nation donate their digital royalties from their music and they ...

Dinner/Comedy Show at Somerville Elks Benefits Operation Shoebox NJ


Three top-flight New Jersey comedians will team up for laughs and a good cause Saturday, Nov. 11 at the Somerville Elks Club, 375 Union Ave. (Route 28), Bridgewater.

The Veterans Day dinner show is a fund raiser presented by the Hillsborough chapter of UNICO, an Italian-American social organization. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Operation Shoebox New Jersey, a non-profit ...

Somerville High School Drama Club Presents "Best of Broadway"

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerville High School Drama Club, along with graduates who have moved on to perform in amateur and professional theater productions, will present "The Best of Broadway" on stage at the Somerville High School  auditorium Monday, Oct. 23 at 7 p.m.

This will be the SHS Drama Club's third "Best of Broadway"  The evening is a fundraiser for ...

Ellen Kane: A Fearless Artist to be Part of Upcoming Matheny's Full Circle Arts Presentation


PEAPACK-GLADSTONE, NJ – Today, it seems we live in a culture of “yes.” Skim any lifestyle blog or self-help book, and you’ll find a new list of 15 ways to transform your life with those three little letters. Say “no” at your own peril, they caution, because you’ll certainly miss out on that next best thing. That’s precisely what makes ...

Far Hills Steeplechase Draws 40,000 Tailgaters and Horse Enthusiasts to Moorland Farms

FAR HILLS, NJ - A mass of 40,000 tailgaters and horse enthusiasts, young and old alike, swarmed Moorland Farms Saturday for the 97th annual Far Hills Race Meeting.

The day's action started long before the races. As the sun began to peek over the colorful trees, families, friends, and coworkers, many of whom have been coming to the race for years, set up their elaborate tailgate displays.

Halloween in Somerville: Trunk or Treat for the Kids, Pub Crawl for Adults


SOMERVILLE, NJ - Whether you're a young kid looking to fill a bag with Halloween treats, or a big kid intent on celebrating Halloween with a brew or two, look no further.

The VI annual Downtown Somerville Pub Crawl on Saturday, Oct. 28 - costumes required - will begin at 9 p.m. All crawlers are asked to gather in the vicinity of Division and Main streets beginning at 8:45 p.m.

Full Circle 2017: ‘Art of Possibility’ Spotlights Artists’ Limitless Talent

PEAPACK – How does an idea become reality? It starts with possibility, and communication is key. At Arts Access, the goal is to make every artist’s vision come to life through the free expression of their ideas. From innovative mixed media art pieces to choreographed dances featuring multiple dancers, Arts Access artists conceive and create compelling works of art every day.

Somerville: Dragonfly Cafe Hosts Music Benefit for Puerto Rico Hurricane Recovery


SOMERVILLE, NJ - More than one dozen musicians will perform at the Dragonfly Music & Coffee Cafe Sunday, Oct. 22 to help raise donations for hurricane relief in Puerto Rico.

The U.S. island territory, home to more than 3.6 million, is still reeling from the one-two punch of back-to-back Category 5 hurricanes. First Irma, followed by Marie, tore into the island 10 days apart, ...

Author & Musician Help History Come Alive in Somerville

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Musician, historian and storyteller Robert Mouland and Hillsborough author Rikki Lynn Hauss will lend their talents and expertise to this weekend's Journey Through the Past, a self-guided tour of 29 historic sites throughout Somerset County.

Mouland and Hauss will help history come alive in Somerville.

Hauss, author of "The Duchess of South Somerville," an ...

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