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Vendor Space Available at Somerset County 4-H Fair

July 17, 2017

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset County 4-H Fair will be held at North Branch Park Aug. 9-11 and is expected to attract over 60,000 visitors from throughout Central New Jersey.

In addition to free family fun, this annual event also provides commercial vendors 36 hours of marketing exposure and the opportunity to discuss their products and services with potential ...

Warren One of Most Fiscally Healthy Towns in New Jersey, Ranking Says

WARREN, NJ - Warren has been ranked as one of the most financially secure neighborhoods in all of New Jersey, according to LendEDU.

 

Using Experian’s licensed dataset, LendEDU ranked every New Jersey town according to their average credit score. Warren ranked in the top 20 at #16.

Millington ranked #6, Gillette #25, Stirling #143 and Watchung #37.

 

The full report ...

Rotary Fair: Great Place to Do Business

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Rotary Club of Hillsborough’s annual Fair, Aug 15–20 at Hillsborough Promenade, 315 Route 206, will once again provide local business men and women with multiple opportunities to showcase their businesses before thousands of residents from Hillsborough and surrounding communities.

Over 15,000 attendees each year has made the Fair an ...

Patrons React to Colorado Café Closure

WATCHUNG, NJ – The Colorado Café, known for more than two decades for its country line dancing and mechanical bull, officially closed its doors earlier this week, the announcement coming as a both a shock and disappointment to those who frequented the Watchung establishment.

In a July 3 message posted on their Facebook page, Colorado Café management and staff notified ...

NJ Transit Adds Five Morning Bus Departures During Penn Station Repairs Project

SUMMIT, NJ - Departure times have been detailed for the previously announced NJ Transit bus service beginning July 10 -- from the Summit train station into the New York Port Authority Bus Terminal -- coinciding with the Penn Station repair initiative.

Five buses, one each half hour between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m., will depart Summit train station from Railroad Avenue. Signs will be posted ...

Somerset County Business Partnership Networking Event Set For July 13

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Somerset County Business Partnership will visit another of Somerset County’s seminal locations when they host Somerset County’s most well attended and effective networking opportunity, “Networking Night at the Palace” on Thursday, July 13 from 5-6:30 p.m. at the Palace at Somerset Park.

The Palace at Somerset Park is located at 333 Davidson ...

Closing of Colorado Cafe in Watchung Stuns Patrons: Redeem Gift Certificates and Save Photos Before it's Too Late

WATCHUNG, NJ - The Colorado Cafe has a new message on its Facebook page Wednesday addressing outstanding gift certificates and alerting patrons to save photos before the Facebook page is terminated. The Colorado Cafe, a local landmark at 154 Bonnie Burn Road, has closed its doors, according to a posting on the Facebook page on July 4.

The new message ...

Colorado Cafe Closes in Watchung

WATCHUNG, NJ -- The Colorado Cafe, a local landmark at 154 Bonnie Burn Rd., Watchung, has closed its doors, according to a posting on the country-themed dance hall's Facebook page. Little information was provided in the post as to why the nightclub was shutting its doors forever after more than two decades:

CLOSED
We are closing our doors forever.

THANK YOU!!!

For the ...

Rotary Awards Adele DeLeeuw Scholarships to North Plainfield and Watchung Hills Students

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Eight students from area high schools received a total of $24,375 in  scholarships from the Adele DeLeeuw Scholarship Fund at a dinner held recently at the Spain Inn in Piscataway.  The scholarships are financed by a bequest from Adele DeLeeuw, a longtime Plainfield resident, author of 75 books, journalist and arts ...

Sears Set to Close Watchung Store, According to Published Reports

WATCHUNG, NJ -- Struggling retailer Sears, which announced in January that it would close 150 non-profitable stores (108 Kmart and 42 Sears locations), to stem its mounting losses, is set to close the iconic Watchung store at Terrill Road on U.S. Route 22 East, according to a report by Business Insider. The company has not yet issued a press release on the latest round of store ...

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Gov. Livingston Alumni Association Field Banner Program Big Hit with Highlander Baseball, Booster Club, and Local Business Community

July 23, 2017

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Gov. Livingston Alumni Association partnered with the local business community in a sponsored advertising effort to benefit Gov. Livingston athletics, while providing additional alumni scholarship funds for graduating seniors. Earlier this year, the Berkeley Heights Board of Education agreed to allow the GL Alumni Association to administer ...