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Warren Scouts are Collecting Eyeglasses in February

January 10, 2019

WARREN, NJ - Warren Girl Scout Troop 65025 is on a mission to help people in need get access to much-needed eyeglasses and to raise awareness about the importance of children’s eye health.

According to the US Department of Health and Human Services, 25% of kids with a correctable vision problem do not have access ...

Giving Back in Warren: Mini-Socialites Hosts Holiday Party


WARREN, NJ - When dealing with children they say it takes a village. The Mini Socialites Foundation’s village of elves hosted a Holiday Party for children with special needs and their families at Stone House at Stirling Ridge.The foundation, through donations, provided gifts for 130 recipients in total,  including 80 children and their parents.


“A huge ...

Grateful Grandfather Donates AED Device After Good Samaritans Save His Life

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - On April 29, 2018, as Reanna Nelson played in a Hillsborough Soccer Club game, her grandfather, Romano Borgobello, was stricken while watching from the sidelines. When he became unresponsive, Hillsborough residents Kris Cauda and Alex Wnorowski both registered nurses, along with Marc DeMaio, who is about to be sworn in as a police officer in Old Bridge, performed ...

WARREN, NJ - The Autism Think Tank, NJ is hosting its 7th Annual Toy Drive and Holiday Party for children with special needs and their families. Consider donating a toy to make the holidays brighter for our local families. To sign up for the toy drive and see drop off locations or to register to attend the event, use the links below.  

Toy ...

Literacy Volunteers of Somerset County Holding Information Sessions

The Literacy Volunteers of Somerset County is holding information sessions to learn more about becoming a volunteer adult literacy tutor.

The sessions will be held Jan. 7 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Franklin Township Library; Jan. 8 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Bridgewater Township Library; and Jan. 9 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Hillsborough Township Library.

Literacy Volunteers is ...

Dictionaries Donated by Rotary Help Manville Third-Graders to Define Meaning of Charity

MANVILLE, NJ - Continuing with one of its longest running annual traditions, members of the Rotary Club of Hillsborough distributed free dictionaries to Manville’s third-graders at the Roosevelt School  on Friday, Dec. 7, ensuring that all Hillsborough and Manville children will have easy access to a tool that will serve them well throughout their academic careers.

The Rotarians ...


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"I’m Glad Somebody Helps"

January 16, 2019

On December 16, the Watchung Hills Elks #/885 hosted their annual Children's Christmas party, for our Special Children, their families and friends. There was plenty of food to eat while being entertained by Morley the Magician - who did a great show that appealed to all and was tuned for those who have heightened sensitivities to light and sound. Later, Santa and his elves came out to deliver ...