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Nuns Assigned to Immaculata Community to Leave Somerville after 61 Years

January 13, 2019

SOMERVILLE, NJ  - The Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary will end their association with Immaculate Conception School and Immaculata High School after 61 years and will be reassigned to other responsibilities at the end of the school year.

The Sisters had met with Msgr. Seamus F. Brennan last month to inform him of their decision, which was based on numbers – too few ...

Bateman: Security Funding for Houses of Worship, Nonprofits Expands


TRENTON, NJ - Gov. Phil Murphy has signed bipartisan legislation sponsored by Senator Christopher “Kip” Bateman (R-Somerset/Hunterdon/Middlesex/Mercer) that will permit eligible nonprofits, including houses of worship, to access grants to increase security and keep New Jersey families safe from violence, and threats of bias and intimidation.

“We all need be ...

Boar's Head Festival Transforms Somerville Church into Elizabethan-era Manor

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The United Reformed Church, 100 West Main St., hosts the annual Central Jersey Twelfth Night-Boar’s Head Festival on Sunday, Jan. 6, at 4 p.m.

All are welcome to come and revel in the celebration of the Twelve Days of Christmas, as they did in Elizabethan times.

A cast of 125 actors will celebrate the story of Christmas as perhaps once done in an Elizabethan Manor.

Somerville: St. John's Episcopal Chuch Welcomes All for Christmas, New Year's Eve Services

SOMERVILLE, NJ – All are welcomed to the St. John’s Episcopal Church Christmas and New Year’s services.

St. John’s Episcopal Church, under the spiritual direction of the Rev. Ronald Pollock, is located at 158 West High Street in Somerville.  St. John’s is handicapped accessible.  Ample parking is available in the church lot behind the church or on the ...


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