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Watchung Hills Winter Choral Concert Features Empowerment Themes, Students ‘Steppin’ In Time’ Ready for Disney Jan.17

January 14, 2019


WARREN, NJ - More than 200 choral music students at Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) demonstrated their skill, knowledge base and showmanship in exploring a broad array of musical genres and styles, from tender remembrances to rock-and-roll anthems and empowerment statements, at the annual Winter Choral Concert, Thursday, Dec. 20, in ...

'Nocturnal Nature' Through A Child's Eye Show Open Into February; Reception This Weekend

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The 27th annual Nature Through a Child's Eye exhibit of Somerset County elementary students' art with an environmental theme, will be on display through Feb. 3 at the Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center (EEC) in Basking Ridge, with receptions this weekend for the student artists from 13 schools.

The theme this year is ...

Watchung Hills Musicians Perform 22 pieces at Winter Instrumental Concert; 16 Students Named to Region II


WARREN, NJ -  The audience at the 2018 Winter Instrumental Concert on Thursday, Dec. 13, in the Performing Arts Center (PAC) at Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) bore witness to how four bands of student musicians comprised of some 130 student musicians explored an ambitious lineup of nearly 22 compositions. And heard that some 16 WHRHS student ...

Warren Yuletide Bonfire, Winter Festival & Fireworks Set for Saturday


WARREN, NJ - The Warren Recreation Department's annual Yuletide Bonfire, Winter Festival & Fireworks extravaganza is set to warm up residents with a sense of community on Saturday.


Come out and enjoy the 11th Annual Winter Festival, Bonfire and Fireworks this SATURDAY, January 12, 2019 (rain date January 19).  


The event will take place at the ...

International Thespian Society Inducts 22 Watchung Hills Drama, Theater and Crew Students

WARREN, NJ - Twenty-two Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) Drama student actors, singers, and crewmembers were inducted into the International Thespian Society during a ceremony Thursday, Dec. 6, in the school’s Drama Program Classroom.

They join another 14 students who were inducted last year into WHRHS’s chapter of the society, titled Troupe ...

Students Sing Praises of New Music Tech Lab at Watchung Hills


WARREN, NJ – Now that the first half of the 2018-2019 School Year is winding down, and the second half is due to start again when classes resume after Winter Recess on Wednesday, Jan. 2, the new Music Tech Lab at Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) and the new Music Tech Lab Teacher, Christopher Wyatt, are looking forward to bright horizons over the next six months of the ...

Study Finds NYC Is The Best Place for New Year's Eve, Jersey City and Newark Crack The Top 100

NATIONAL -- With New Year’s Eve around the corner and the majority of Americans spending up to $200 each on the occasion per year, the personal-finance website WalletHub released its report on 2018’s Best Places for New Year’s Eve Celebrations.

WalletHub compared the 100 biggest cities across 28 key metrics. The data set ranges from legality of fireworks to average ...

Christmas Eve Singalong Returns for 95th Year

BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ For the 95th year, carolers from Basking Ridge and nearby will gather in downtown Basking Ridge for the traditional community holiday sing-along on Christmas Eve led by a brass band on the steps of the Basking Ridge Presbyterian Church at 1 East Oak St.

Each year, crowds of area residents from Basking Ridge and nearby gather at the downtown ...

Watchung Hills Sold Out Choral Concert Will be Live-streamed for Home Viewing


WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills chorus concert set for 7 p.m. on Thursday is sold out. Those without tickets can still enjoy the concert.

“Though the PAC is sold out for this evening’s performance, there will be overflow seating in the South Auditorium and the Atrium where there will be a live stream of the concert,” the school posted.

“Also, we are excited ...

Visit Holiday Festival of Trees Through December

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - One of the holiday season's most popular family events -- the 41st Annual Festival of Trees at the Environmental Education Center in Basking Ridge -- will be open daily for public tours through most of December.

The Somerset County Park Commission's EEC each year presents the non-denominational display of holiday trees, designed and ...


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Warren Girl Scouts Daddy Daughter Dance

January 15, 2019

The Warren Girl Scouts would like to thank all of our generous sponsors for helping to make this year's Daddy Daughter Dance such a memorable event!