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March 25, 2022

WARREN, NJ –The Warren Township Committee introduced and approved an ordinance at its last meeting regarding redevelopment of the former Chubb property on Mountainview Road. The public hearing on the ordinance is scheduled for the next meeting of the Warren Township Committee on Thursday, April 14.

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WARREN, NJ -- Warren Township Committee introduced ordinances to commence the process for the Dissolution of the Warren Township Sewerage Authority (WTSA) at Thursday's meeting. The  WTSA was created by the Township Committee in September 1972 with the responsibility to operate and develop ...

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  WATCHUNG, NJ – Watchung Mayor Keith S. Balla announced today he will not seek re-election to a second, four-year term this year.     “I am stepping away from municipal government to devote more time to my family, my business and my church,” said Balla, a Democrat and mayor since ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ  - Watchung Mayor Keith Balla and the Borough Council, at its last meeting, recognized two residents with proclamations and designated upcoming days in their honor. Vera Stine Day will be celebrated on Thursday, March 24 and Charles Aubrey Eaton Day will be celebrated on Tuesday, March ...

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WARREN, NJ -- Warren Township Mayor Victor Sordillo, on Thursday,  endorsed Lisa Lontai for the Republican nomination for Warren Township committee.  "I'm excited to announce that I've decided to endorse Lisa Lontai for Township Committee in this year's Republican primary," said Mayor Soridillo.

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WARREN, NJ -- Longtime Warren resident, Warren Township Middle School nurse and family nurse practitioner, Lisa Lontai has filed the necessary papers to run for Warren Township Committee in the Republican Primary which is being held on June 7, 2022. "I want to serve my community, I've always had ...

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  WARREN, NJ —The Warren Township planning board on Monday heard testimony from  K.Hovnanian’s planner, traffic expert and attorney on the proposed 192-unit complex, The Hills at Warren. The site is bordered by I-78 on the south, Emerson Lane on the north, Hillcrest Road on the west and homes in ...

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WARREN, NJ — Watchung Hills Board of Education President Robert Morrison gave an update on the regionalization feasibility study to both the board and the Warren Township committee at their last meetings. SEE VIDEO HERE Watchung Hills does not have a position regarding the outcome of the ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- New Jersey’s anti-bullying statute, already among the nation’s most stringent, will be strengthened even further thanks to a new law signed by Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday, Jan. 11. Inspired by Mallory Rose Grossman, a 12-year-old Rockaway student who committed suicide in 2017, the ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy’s 2022 State of the State address will stream online and via social media on Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022, at 5:00 p.m. Murphy is expected to discuss his commitment to leading New Jersey through the COVID-19 public health crisis, improving the lives of middle-class ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - A few months before he was to retire from 39 years of public service to the residents of Somerset County, state Sen. Christopher "Kip Bateman" sat in the conference room of his legislative office across the street from the Historic Somerset County Courthouse reflecting on how it ...

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WARREN, NJ - Warren Township has a new mayor and deputy mayor for 2022. 2021 Mayor George Lazo nominated Victor Sordillo for mayor and chairperson of the township committee and Sordillo nominated DiNardo for the position of deputy mayor and vice chairperson of the Warren Township committee at the ...

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NEW JERSEY – Governor Phil Murphy declared a statewide state of emergency beginning at 10 p.m. Thursday, with a commercial vehicle restriction on the interstates. State offices will have a delayed opening on Friday, the governor said in his press conference, and he encouraged everyone to stay home ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the 2022 Reorganization meeting of the Somerset County Board of Commissioners and swearing-in ceremony will be livestreamed on Jan. 7 The swearing-in ceremony will be held at 3 p.m. and can be viewed live at that time on Somerset County’s ...

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WARREN, NJ — 2022 marks the 50th anniversary of the Warren Township Police Department, and Warren Township is ready to commemorate the anniversary. Look for retro designed police cars, commemorative hats and patches, and a sign fundraiser sponsored by the Warren Township Honorary PBA. All will ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Governor Murphy signed legislation that would extend the utility shutoff grace period from the original date of December 31, 2021 to March 15, 2022 for all water, municipal electric and sewer customers. The legislation (S-4081) also extends the payment plan provisions of Executive ...

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  WATCHUNG, NJ — Final approval of the Bonnie Burn development was granted at the last meeting of the Watchung Borough Planning Board by unanimous vote. The board, by court order, needed to take action on the final approval before the end of the year.    The developer must complete all ...

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WARREN, NJ — The Warren Township Planning Board thanked long time planning board attorney, Alan Siegel, Esq. at Monday’s meeting for his service to the board and the township. Siegel has served as the attorney for the Warren Township Planning Board for some 20 years and Siegel said “ it was time to ...

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  WARREN, NJ — The voters of  Warren Township will be asked to vote on a special election referendum on Tuesday. The Warren Township School District is in need of capital improvements to maintain school facilities and provide for the health and safety of students and staff. A yes vote qualifies ...

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NEW JERSEY- Despite what appears to be an uptick in COVID positive cases in New Jersey schools, and while affirming that he never takes anything off the table, Governor Phil Murphy said on Wednesday that "there are no plans as we sit here today to mandate vaccines in our kids". There are plans, ...

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WARREN, NJ -- Ho Ho Ho! Warren Township Recreation has been approved by Santa to gather mail from Township children and deliver it to the North Pole and we heard he may be arriving on a fire truck on Sunday around 2 pm. Santa has promised to respond to every letter received by Dec. 9. After ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Warren Planning Board at its last meeting approved the Cawley Crossing Special Needs housing proposed for Mountain Avenue. The property, PB 21-03 BCUW/ Madeline Partners, LLC B 83 L 4 , Preliminary and Final Major Site Plan – Special Needs Housing,  is located on Mountain Avenue ...

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WARREN, NJ -- The Warren Township Committee announced on Wednesday that the Warren Township Park & Ride resumed weekday (Monday-Friday) bus service from Warren Township directly to NY Port Authority Bus Terminal on November 1, 2021. The morning bus departs Warren Corporate Center at 6:35 am, ...

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RARITAN BOROUGH, NJ — "I hate to lose." Republican Jack Ciattarelli conceded the Governor's race Friday afternoon in his hometown of Raritan Borough. "I called Governor Murphy earlier today and congratulated him on his re-election and wished him well in serving the people of New Jersey," ...

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WARREN, NJ — Warren Township celebrated and honored its veterans on Veterans Day, Thursday, Nov. 11. Veterans Day is a federal holiday honoring all those currently serving and who have served in the military. It became a federal holiday in 1938 and is one of 10 observed throughout the calendar ...

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NEW JERSEY - Veterans Day is a federal holiday honoring all those currently serving and who have served in the military. It became a federal holiday in 1938 and is one of 10 observed throughout the calendar year. Since Veterans Day is a federal holiday all post offices and most banks are closed on ...

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An estimated 18 million veterans live in the United States today and their contributions to our country are immeasurable, not only during their time in active duty but also in their service to our local communities. Veterans Day is November 11; originally called Armistice Day, the day acknowledged ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Republican Jack Ciattarelli’s campaign released an update of the ongoing ballot counting, as well as a statement today regarding the 2021 gubernatorial election in New Jersey after Gov. Phil Murphy's campaign called for the former state Assemblyman and GOP candidate for governor to ...

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WARREN, NJ - Unofficial results are in. Warren turned out to vote on Tuesday and re-elected Republicans Gary DiNardo and Victor Sordillo to the Warren Township Committee.    “I  want to thank the voters of Warren for the overwhelming support," said Vic Sordillo.  "Gary and I have always been ...

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SOMERSET COUNTY-- Election Day is here. The 2021 General Election will be held on November 2, 2021 at polling locations throughout Somerset County. On the ballot this year are local and school offices, two Commissioner’s positions, a number of State Senate and Assembly seats, and ...

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