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The Green Planet Band Recycles Classic Rock on Somerville Summer Stage

June 30, 2022

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Green Planet Band - three teen siblings who got their start at a school talent show - will perform Saturday, July 2 from 6-9 p.m. on the Somerville Summer Stage, hosted by the Downtown Somerville Alliance.

Kylee Rapp, Tyler Rapp and Anna Rapp formed The Green Planet band when their Bridgewater elementary school was holding a talent show six years ago.

They ...

Somerset County July 4th Fireworks Includes The Fabulous Greaseband

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Legendary New Jersey cover band "The Fabulous Greaseband" is featured at the Somerset County Park Commission Independence Day celebration Monday, July 4th, playing before and after a giant fireworks display at North Branch Park on Milltown Road.

Gates to the park will open at 6 p.m. The rain date is Tuesday, July 5. Admission is free.

Historical ...

There's Room on Stage: Sign Up for Brook Arts Center Theater Camp

BOUND BROOK, NJ - Registration for the Brook Arts Center Summer Theater Camp is open, offering two full-day three-week sessions, July 11-29, and Aug. 1-19 weekdays from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Camp Brook is designed to provide a fun creative experience for students entering grades third - 10th in the Fall of 2022 interested in exploring the wonders of theater. 

Their ...

Somerville Art Gallery Features Analog Collages for the Modern Being

SOMERVILLE -  New Jersey collage artist Jeff Hersch is July's featured artist at Gallery on Main from July 1-31

Meet the artist at a free opening reception at the gallery, 30 W. Main St., on Saturday, July 2, from 5-7 p.m. All works are available for purchase.

Hersch provides what he calls “analog collages for the modern being.” Like his thoughts, ...

Jazz/Fusion Quartet RPG Project Featured on Somerville's Summer Stage

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The RPG Project, a unique Jazz/Fusion quartet that covers traditional rock music as performed by Steely Dan, the Eagles, Pat Matheny, Chuck Mangione and Toto will perform Saturday, June 25 from 6-9 p.m. on the Somerville Summer Stage, hosted by the Downtown Somerville Alliance.

Members are Rob Vidal (bass), Paul DeStefano (drums) ,Gene DeStefano (guitar) and Michael Lawton ...

Inclement Weather Forecast, Somerville Postpones Family Pride Night

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Downtown Somerville Alliance has postponed its second annual LGBTQ Pride Month celebration on the Division Street pedestrian mall scheduled for Thursday, June 23 because of expected inclement weather.

The event will be rescheduled, according to Natalie Pineiro, executive director of the DSA.

The free event was to have featured live music and a ...

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

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 ...

Somerville Celebrates LGBTQ Pride Month on Division Street June 23

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Downtown Somerville Alliance will host its second annual LGBTQ Pride Month celebration on the Division Street pedestrian mall Thursday, June 23 from 6-9 p.m,

The free event will feature live music and a comedic drag performance by the "Golden Gays," along with a photo booth, glow-in-the-dark furniture and special discounts from businesses in the ...

Somerville Summer Stage Hosts Three Piece Nugget on June 18

SOMERVILLE, NJ - "Breaded and deep-fried in the humble suburbs of central New Jersey," Three Piece Nugget, a popular cover with a play list featuring the likes of Elvis, The Beatles, Cream, Tom Petty, The Foo Fighters, Springsteen, The Ramones, Credence Clearwater Revival and dozens of others, will perform on the Summer Stage Saturday, June 18, from 6-9 p.m.

The Downtown ...

E-Boro Bandits Perform All-American County Music at Somerville Flag Day Fest

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Their Facebook page tells you that the members of the E-Boro Bandits live in the South Belmar, NJ area, but to hear them play from their well-rehearsed repertoire of county music favorites, you'd swear they're from further south of the Mason-Dixon Line - maybe Nashville, Branson Mo. or West Texas.

The popular 7-piece band, with fiddle and pedal steel guitar ...

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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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Mon, July 4, 7:00 PM

TD Bank Ballpark, Bridgewater

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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 ...