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County Democrats Say Open Space Purchase Announced Prematurely To Boost GOP Freeholder Campaign

County Democrats Say Open Space Purchase Announced Prematurely To Boost GOP Freeholder Campaign

Somerset County Democrats claim that an announcement made earlier this month about the purchase of o[...]

Somerset Man Arrested On Drug-Related Charges In Englishtown

Somerset Man Arrested On Drug-Related Charges In Englishtown

A 33-year-old Somerset man remains locked up in the Monmouth County Correctional Institution, Freeho[...]

Unity Bank Holds Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Unity Bank Holds Pumpkin Decorating Contest

There’s still time to enter Unity Bank’s Pumpkin Decorating Contest for a chance to win a $25 VISA g[...]

Builder Commended By Township Redevelopment Agency

Builder Commended By Township Redevelopment Agency

A developer working in the Renaissance Redevelopment area along Route 27 was commended Oct. 20 by th[...]

FR&A Pictorial: Township Faith-Based Community Walks For CROP

FR&A Pictorial: Township Faith-Based Community Walks For CROP

About 40 people took part in the 41st annual CROP Walk on Oct. 19, sponsored by the Somerset Presbyt[...]

Crime & Safety View all

Somerset Man Arrested On Drug-Related Charges In Englishtown

A 33-year-old Somerset man remains locked up in the Monmouth County Correctional Institution, Freehold, after he was allegedly found on Oct. 20 with 159 wax…

Police Log: Oct. 15 – 19, 2014

Police Log: Oct. 15 – 19, 2014

Oct. 15 A car driven by Amadeo Torres-Torres of New Brunswick struck a dislodged manhole cover on Route 27, damaging the front and…

Township Boy Injured After Being Hit By Car

Township Boy Injured After Being Hit By Car

An 11-year-old Martin Street resident sustained cuts to his face and an injury to one leg after he was hit Oct. 16 while…

Car Wheels Stolen From Gregory Lane Resident

Car Wheels Stolen From Gregory Lane Resident

Gregory Lane was the scene of an attempted and a successful thft of car wheels on Oct. 5. One resident reported that she…

Police: Video Game, Jewelry Stolen From Gallop Lane Home

Police: Video Game, Jewelry Stolen From Gallop Lane Home

More than $5,000 in jewelry and electronics was stolen Oct. 3 from a Gallop lane home, police said. Police said the victim reported…

Police Log: Sept. 29 – Oct. 4, 2014

Police Log: Sept. 29 – Oct. 4, 2014

Sept. 29 Dominique Yates of New Brunswick was cited for careless driving after her car rear-ended one on Easton Avenue driven by Rebekah…

Police Log: Sept. 25 – 29, 2014

Police Log: Sept. 25 – 29, 2014

Sept. 25 A McGuffy Road resident reported that his work laptop had been stolen from his unlocked car. The laptop was valued at…

Police Log: Sept. 18 – 23, 2014

Police Log: Sept. 18 – 23, 2014

Sept. 18 A MacBook Air laptop worth $1,000 and $40 in cash was stolen from a car owned by a Jonathan Place resident.…

What's Happening in the Villages

Oct
24
Fri
2:00 pm Movie At Township Library: Edge ...
Movie At Township Library: Edge ...
Oct 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The epic action of ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ unfolds in a near future in which an alien race has hit the Earth in an unrelenting assault, unbeatable by any military unit in the world. Lt. Col.[...]
4:00 pm Mischief Night Madness At Coloni...
Mischief Night Madness At Coloni...
Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Play miniature with the ghouls golf at the Colonial Park Putting Course in East Millstone, New Jersey on Friday, October 24, 2014 from 4:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. (Rain date Saturday, October 25) Wear your[...]
Oct
25
Sat
9:00 am FTBL Spring Registration Set
FTBL Spring Registration Set
Oct 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Registration for boys’ and girls’ baseball and girls’ softball will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on Oct. 11, 18 and 25 at the baseball complex, 51 DeKalb St. Participants are encouraged to fill[...]
Oct
27
Mon
10:30 am Computer Class At Township Library
Computer Class At Township Library
Oct 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Take your knowledge of this popular word processing program past the basics. During this intermediate-level session, the class will explore features of Microsoft Word 2007 according to the needs of the attending students. Registrants should[...]
5:00 pm Yoga At Township Library
Yoga At Township Library
Oct 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Shanti Manifase will guide participants through an introductory ADULT yoga session. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a towel or mat. Consult your doctor before beginning any exercise routine.
6:30 pm Adult Chess Club At Township Lib...
Adult Chess Club At Township Lib...
Oct 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Open play available to intermediate through advanced level players; registration is not required. ADULTS ONLY
Oct
28
Tue
6:00 pm Zumba Classes at Elizabeth Avenu...
Zumba Classes at Elizabeth Avenu...
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Zumba classes every Tuesday at the fire company on Wiley Drive. The instructor is Amy Miele. Proceeds benefit the Elizabeth Avenue Volunteer Fire Company’s Ladies Auxiliary.
Oct
29
Wed
6:30 pm Murder Mystery Gala At Township ...
Murder Mystery Gala At Township ...
Oct 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Expect the unexpected during this night of murder, intrigue, and laughs! Gather clues and assist in solving this ‘Murder of the Mystery Detective.’ A limited number of free tickets will be available during at the Main Library[...]

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Religion & Faith View all

About 40 people took part in the 41st annual CROP Walk on Oct. 19, sponsored by the Somerset Presbyterian Church on John F. Kennedy Boulevard. Participants walked 6.2…

News-pourri View all

Builder Commended By Township Redevelopment Agency

A developer working in the Renaissance Redevelopment area along Route 27 was commended Oct. 20 by the township Redevelopment Authority for its project. The company, Redev Group LLC,…

Project Graduation Clothing Drive Set For Oct. 18

The annual clothing drive to benefit the Franklin High School Project Graduation program is set for 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 18 at Sampson G. Smith School.…

Updated: Joe Danielsen Ready To Succeed Chivukula In State Assembly

Update 2: Danielsen will be sworn in in the Assembly chamber at 1 p.m. on Oct. 16. Update: Danielsen was elected to fill Chivukula’s seat on Oct. 5. Original…

Food, Fun And Music On Tap For 4th Annual CanalFest

The 4th Annual CanalFest will feature arts and crafts, food and music when it kicks off at 11 a.m. Oct. 18 at East Millstone Park. The annual festival…

Sierra Leone Ambassador: Help My Country, Don’t Stigmatize It

The world should not stigmatize Sierra Leone because of the outbreak of the ebola virus, one of the country’s diplomats said in a Sept. 26 press conference at…

Hall-Mills Murder Case Evidence On Display At County Courthouse

Evidence from the infamous Hall-Mills murder case will be displayed from 2-5 p.m. Oct. 10 in the jury assembly room of the Somerset County Courthouse, 20 North Bridge St.,…

In the Schools View all

FR&A Video: ‘Dancing Scientist’ Entertains, Teaches At Cedar Hill

FR&A Video: ‘Dancing Scientist’ Entertains, Teaches At Cedar Hill

  What do you get when you combine a biochemistry Ph.D. candidate with some hip hop dance moves and an explosion or two? You get…

FR&A Pictorial: Franklin Park School Welcomes New Year With Ice Cream

FR&A Pictorial: Cedar Hill Prep Hosts Summer Picnic

The Center School Cuts Ribbon At New Facility

Mayor Levine, School District Administrators Take ALS Bucket Challenge

Mixed Emotions As District Students Begin School Year


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