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Steve Kalafer to be Inducted into New Jersey Hall of Fame

August 5, 2020

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Steve Kalafer, a successful businessman, philanthropist, founder and owner of the Somerset Patriots baseball team, a loving husband, proud father and grandfather who cares for the community as much as his family has been selected as an inductee with other prominent New Jerseyans in to the New Jersey Hall of Fame, Class of 2019-2020.

“This is a tremendous honor that ...

Rutgers Athletics Announces 2020 Hall of Fame Class

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — The Rutgers University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has announced the members of the 2020 Hall of Fame class including Eric LeGrand (football), Essence Carson (women's basketball), Jonelle Filigno-Hopkins (women's soccer), Alexis Gunzelman (women's gymnastics) and James Ford (men's lacrosse).

"We are honored to induct another ...

Website Identifies Somerset as Best County in NJ to Raise a Family

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County has been selected as the Best County to Raise a Family in New Jersey by Stacker.com, a quality-of-life, data-driven website, which selected the top county in each state based on their review of diversity, populations, abundant natural recreational beauty, education and other benchmarks.

“I completely agree with Stacker, ...


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Aug. 5 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 29 New Cases Overnight

August 5, 2020

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Wednesday reported a total of 4,717 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, an increase of 29 cases overnight, with 486 deaths occurring since the pandemic began in March.

Somerville has a total of 151 COVID-19 cases in that time, with 7 deaths.

The New Jersey Department of Health ...

Expanded, Modernized Valerie Fund Children’s Center Opens at Atlantic Health System’s Goryeb Children’s Hospital

July 31, 2020

MORRISTOWN, NJ – To meet demand for the comprehensive medical care needed for children and adolescents with cancer and blood disorders, Atlantic Health System’s Goryeb Children’s Hospital has announced the opening of its expanded Valerie Fund Children’s Center.

The new Valerie Fund Children’s Center at Goryeb Children’s Hospital includes eight ...