Somerset County News

June 21, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ – COVID-19 vaccination clinics operated by the Somerset County Department of Health will be held at several locations through June 27. No appointments are necessary. Tuesday, June 22, Bound Brook Train Station, 3-7 p.m., Johnson&Johnson vaccine; Wednesday, June ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Sunday reported 3 new cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight for a total of 23,821 cases in Somerset County since the first cases were reported in March 2020. There has been a total of 737 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Saturday reported 8 new cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight for a total of 23,818 cases in Somerset County since the first cases were reported in March 2020. There has been a total of 737 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerville Elks Lodge #1068 celebrated Flag Day Friday night at the green surrounding the Historic Somerset County Courthouse, a red, white and blue tribute to the symbol of a nation and the men and women who have served the country in the Armed Forces since the time of the ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 9 new cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight for a total of 23,812 cases in Somerset County since the first cases were reported in March 2020. There has been a total of 737 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Somerset County Board of Agriculture will be holding their "Agriculture in Action" open house on Sunday, June 20 at Norz Hill Farm and Market, 120 South Branch Road from noon-4 p.m. Visitors to Ag in Action will get to enjoy free hayrides through the farm's crops and visit ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 12 new cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight for a total of 23,799 cases in Somerset County since the first cases were reported in March 2020. There has been a total of 737 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey ...

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Residents Can Safely Dispose of Harmful Items at Hillsborough Location HILLSBOROUGH, NJ — The Somerset County Division of Solid Waste Management is holding a free Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off event, so residents can safely dispose of their harmful household items. The event will be held on ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Students from VanDerveer School and Immaculate Conception School were invited by Mayor Dennis Sullivan in April to help the borough celebrate Flag Day (June 14) and the 4th of July with original artwork portraying the American flag and other patriotic icons. Their efforts are ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 12 new cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight for a total of 23,788 cases in Somerset County since the first cases were reported in March 2020. There has been a total of 737 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County office buildings will reopen to the public beginning Tuesday, June 15. The decision to reopen is based on recommendations by state and federal healthcare mandates and guidelines issued by the US Centers for Disease Control & Prevention. In most facilities, ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - For the first time in more than a year, the Somerset County Department of Health Monday reported no new cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight. The total number of cases in Somerset County since the first cases were reported in March 2020 is 23,776. There has been a total of ...

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  SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Somerset County Board of Commissioners will commemorate Juneteenth on June 17 from 6-7 p.m. on the green surrounding the county’s historic courthouse along East Main Street. Lt. Gov. Sheila Oliver will attend, along with elected county officials, the founders of the ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Sunday reported 23,776 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight, an increase of 1 new case and a total of 737 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Sunday reported 890,104 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Saturday reported 23,775 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight, an increase of 7 new cases and a total of 737 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Saturday reported 889,960 total cases since last year, an ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Police throughout central New Jersey who slipped out of uniform in favor of running shorts, t-shirts and sneakers caught a break Friday, with a slight drizzle and temperatures in the 70s making their trek that much easier.  More than one dozen Somerville police officers and law ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Police throughout central New Jersey who slipped out of uniform in favor of running shorts, t-shirts and sneakers caught a break Friday, with a slight drizzle and temperatures in the 70s making their trek that much easier.  More than one dozen Somerville police officers and law ...

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SOMERVILLE. NJ -The Downtown Somerville Alliance joined with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Somerset and the Babs Siperstein Proud Center to celebrate and honor trailblazing figures in the LGBTQ+ movement Friday afternoon, unveiling a 75-foot, PRIDE Month Mural on the Division Street ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 23,768 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight, an increase of 8 new cases and a total of 737 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Friday reported 889,799 total cases since last year, an increase ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 23,760 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight, an increase of 5 new cases and a total of 737 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Thursday reported 889,622 total cases since last year, an ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – A pack of Somerville police officers and civilian police dispatchers will take off from their staging point in front of the Van Derveer School Friday afternoon to escort the Special Olympics Torch of Hope through the downtown shopping and restaurant district. Somerville Police ...

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SOMERVILLE. NJ -The Downtown Somerville Alliance has partnered with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset, the Babs Siperstein Proud Center to celebrate and honor trailblazing figures in the LGBTQ+ movement.  A 75-foot, PRIDE Month Mural will be unveiled at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, Jun ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 23,755 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight, an increase of two new cases and a total of 737 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Wednesday reported 889,408 total cases since last year, an ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Board of County Commissioners Tuesday adopted the 2021 county budget with no property tax rate increase while preserving all current services for the county’s more than 331,164 citizens. The budget adoption marks the second year in a row that the Board has ...

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Editor's Note: This story has been updated with figures made available by county and state election officials as of 12:30 p.m. Wednesday. TRENTON, NJ - Former state Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli easily outdistanced three other candidates in the Republican primary for Governor on Tuesday and will ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots, the New York Yankees Double-A affiliate, have teamed up with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, to administer COVID-19 vaccines at TD Bank Ballpark on Wednesday, June 16th from 5-8 p.m. Everyone that gets ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 23,753 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight, an increase of eight new cases and a total of 736 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Tuesday reported 889,255 total cases since last year, an ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Monday reported 23,745 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight. an increase of two and a total of 736 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Monday reported 889,107 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Jessica Hermann, a Hillsborough High School senior and winner of the Postcards for Kids contest sponsored by the Hillsborough Education BORO PRIDE Project is enjoying the notoriety that comes with an enlarged version of her original work posted to a billboard on Route 206. The ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Sunday reported 23,743 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight. an increase of two and a total of 736 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Sunday reported 888,927 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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