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Somerville: Steeplechase Cancer Center Hosts Networking Event

January 16, 2019

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Business Partnership will visit another of Somerset County’s important and influential locations when they host Somerset County’s “Networking Night” at the Steeplechase Cancer Center on Thursday, Jan. 24 from 5:30-6:30 p.m.

The Steeplechase Cancer Center is located on the campus of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset, 30 ...

Assembly Speaker to Meet with Business Leaders in Somerville

SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Somerset County Employers Legislative Committee (ELC) will host New Jersey Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin (D-19) at a luncheon Friday, January 25 at Verve Bistro, Bar, & Lounge, 18 East Main St. from 11:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.

Coughlin will discuss his priorities in support of the Somerset County and State business community in 2019. Among the immediate issues of ...

Tour of Somerville Wins Tourism Award from Somerset County Business Partnership

SOMERVILLE, NJ  - The Tour of Somerville, which draws over 1,000 cyclists and thousands of spectators from the region and around the world to the downtown district Memorial Day weekend is the winner of the “Tourism Champion” category in the Salute to Tourism Awards which will be presented Jan. 18th at the Bridgewater Marriott.

Sponsored by the Somerset County Business ...

Somerville: New DSA Board Elects Kobuta Chairwoman, Hires Executive Director

SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Downtown Somerville Alliance hired a new executive director at its reorganization meeting Monday night and elected Borough Councilwoman Jane Kobuta as chair of the Board of Directors for a three-year term.

Mike Kerwin, a borough resident and president/CEO of the Somerset County Business Partnership was elected vice chairman. Longtime DSA member Rick St. Pierre, who ...

Downtown Somerville Alliance Hires New Executive Director

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Natalie Pinero, former public information officer for Union Township and director of Legislative Research and Constituent Outreach for Union County will be hired as the new executive director of the Downtown Somerville Alliance at Monday night's reorganization meeting.

She is also an adjunct professor at Kean University, where she teaches Public Relations and Business and ...

Downtown Somerville Alliance Retools with New Board Members, Broader Focus

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Beginning Jan. 7, there will be a new way of doing business in downtown Somerville.

The Downtown Somerville Alliance, the quasi-governmental agency responsible for marketing the downtown shopping district, has been restructured as a non-profit agency, and though it will have the same name, it will pursue a new agenda on behalf of its membership while working to expand its ...

Pediatric Care Center OK'ed for Former La Catena Property on Route 22

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A pediatric urgent care center will open at the former La Catena restaurant on Route 22 at the intersection of North Bridge Street.


The Bridgewater Township Planning Board approved the application last week by a vote of 5-0.


 PM Pediatrics is the largest provider of urgent pediatric care in America, with 36 outlets in seven states, with a total of ...

Downtown Somerville Retailers and Restaurants Flourish During Holiday Rush

SOMERVILLE, NJ - There are any number of ancient and modern-day variations of "If you build it, they will come."

Whether it was a conversation between Christ and Noah about building the Ark, or a disembodied voice telling an Iowa farmer to build a baseball field in the middle of a cornfield in the 1989 classic "Field of Dreams," the simple adage applies to the fortunes of ...

Somerville: Craft Beers Soon To Be Brewing on Main Street

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Everyone but the brewmeister will be working Tuesday at Village Brewing Company.

Just two months away from drawing the first mug of "Somerville Red" and other craft beers brewed on the premises, the owners of what will be the largest micro-brewery in Somerset County were busy Tuesday making sure that plumbers, painters, masons and other workmen didn't get ...

Somerville Town Center Gets OK for 5-Story Luxury Apartment Building on Main Street

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Edgewood Properties, the developer of the Somerville Town Center luxury apartments on West Main Street, was given preliminary and final site plan approval by the borough Planning Board Wednesday night for a second five-story building with 153 luxury units and parking garage for 521 vehicles.

Ground breaking is expected mid- to late summer 2019, according to Colin Driver, the ...


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