Somerset County News

May 11, 2021

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ Somerset County will host an online auction of surplus property starting at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 12, closing at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 19. The eclectic mix of items to be sold includes cars, pickups, buses, dump trucks and other vehicles, lawn and garden equipment snow plows, ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Monday reported 23,538 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 6 overnight and a total of 727 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Monday reported 880,635 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE- Located in a restored 1888 firehouse at 15 North Doughty Ave, the Somerville Firemen’s Museum has re-opened its doors with new exhibits, including recently found firefighter badges dating back to the1850s and photos of the town’s massive Ironworks Fire of 1909. The museum is open ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Sunday reported 23,532 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 11 overnight and a total of 727 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Sunday reported 880,560 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Saturday reported 23,521 cases of the COVID-19 virus and a total of 727 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Saturday reported 880,307 total cases since last year, an increase of 495 overnight. There ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 23,521 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 26 overnight, and a total of 727 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Friday reported 879,812 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County is holding ten open vaccination clinics for the week of May 10 as part of its effort to make it easy for every resident to be protected against the COVID-19 virus. In addition to hosting clinics throughout the county, for the first time Somerset will be providing ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The long-dormant borough landfill bounded by Route 206 and the NJTRANSIT Raritan Valley Line is expected to be transformed into a state-of-the-art solar farm. The solar array will be adjacent to the townhomes being built as part of the Somerville Station transit village ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 23,495 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 31 overnight, and a total of 726 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Thursday reported 878,892 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Mayor Dennis Sullivan and members of the Borough Council will continue to weigh the advantages and disadvantages of licensing retail dispensaries for the sale of legal marijuana during a virtual council meeting beginning at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. The meeting is a continuation of a ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Following the successful pilot of appointment-free COVID-19 vaccination clinics at mobile sites and Rutgers Plaza in Franklin Township over the past two weeks, the Somerset County Department of Health has eliminated appointment requirements. Residents will still have to register ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 23,464 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 44 overnight, and a total of 724 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Wednesday reported 877,814 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 23,420 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 45 overnight, and a total of 724 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Tuesday reported 876,925 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Flounder Brewery in Hillsborough is one of a dozen microbreweries in the state performing a public service by offering a free beer to any adult 21 and over who receives a COVID-19 vaccination during the month of May. Gov. Phil Murphy announced New Jersey's "Shot and a Beer" program ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County has reached a major milestone with 50 percent of adults 18 years or older being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and 70 percent having received their second dose. Hoping to increase those numbers, the Somerset County Department of Health is operating clinics 5 ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Monday reported 23,375 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 23 overnight, and a total of 720 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Monday reported 876,141 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Sunday reported 23,352 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 37 overnight, and a total of 719 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Sunday reported 875,277 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Saturday reported 23,315 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 46 overnight, and a total of 719 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Saturday reported 874,256 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - RideWise is celebrating Bike Month with two free bicycling events that promote fun, fitness, family, and the environment.  Let’s Ride Somerset is a virtual biking event for all ages and abilities that encourages solo/family biking.  Participants join the Let's Ride ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County will expand COVID-19 vaccination appointments at a variety of clinics next week after learning it will receive a significant increase in vaccine supplies from the New Jersey Department of Health. The usual allotment has been 700 to 1,000 doses per week. Next ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 23,269 cases of the COVID-19 virus and a total of 718 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Thursday reported 873,019 total cases since last year, an increase of 1,686 overnight. There ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Thursday reported 23,266 cases of the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 83 cases, and a total of 717 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Thursday reported 871,333 total cases since last year, an increase of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 23,183 cases of the COVID-19 virus on Wednesday, and a total of 715 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Wednesday reported 869,344 total cases since last year, an increase of 1,838 overnight.

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday reported 23,266 positive tests for the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 46 overnight and 715 COVID-19 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Tuesday reported 867,574 total cases since last year, an increase ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Monday reported 23,220 positive tests for the COVID-19 virus and 714 COVID-19 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Monday reported 865,700 total cases since last year, there have been 22,788 COVID-19-related ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Sunday reported 23,209 positive tests for the COVID-19 virus and 714 COVID-19 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Sunday reported 874,895 total cases since last year, with 1,496 new cases overnight; there have ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Saturday reported 23,209 positive tests for the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 53 cases overnight and 712 COVID-19 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Saturday reported 873,399 total cases since last year, with ...

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  HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Shred personal documents for free with Operation Secure Shred on Saturday, March 27, at the Somerset County Public Works Garage, South County Facility located at 410 Roycefield Road, Hillsborough, NJ 08844, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., or until the trucks are filled. The event ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 23,156 positive tests for the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 98 cases overnight and 712 COVID-19 deaths since March 8, 2020. The New Jersey Department of Health Friday reported 870,986 total cases since last year, with ...

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FRANKLIN, NJ – Spring is here and the warmer temperatures and beautiful display of flowering trees, daffodils and tulips beckon us outdoors to enjoy our parks.  Daffodil lovers in particular are encouraged to visit the perennial garden at Colonial Park Gardens, 156 Mettlers Road, this weekend ...

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