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Our Revolution Hillsborough supports Asian Americans during Rally Against Racism event

In its continuing mission to bring awareness to the injustices surrounding minority groups, Our Revolution Hillsborough (ORH) held a Rally Against Racism event on...

Thanks to Malinowski for co-sponsoring ‘carbon cashback’ bill

Many people have recently received stimulus checks from the government for COVID-19 relief. Those checks were popular. How’d you like to receive monthly payments...

Common calendar, Packet papers, April 9

Ongoing The Anshe Emeth Community Development Corp (AECDC) Central Jersey Diaper Bank is collecting baby clothing sizes newborn-2T, diapers and books. Donations can be picked up...

Hillsborough Township Public Schools prepare to welcome back students for more in-person instruction

More in-person instruction for students in the Hillsborough Township Public School District is on the horizon. On April 19, the school district will welcome back...
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Real Central NJ Soccer kicks off men’s season on May 12

Real Central NJ Soccer's (RCNJ) men's schedule will kick off May 12 in the Mid-Atlantic division against in-state rivals the Ocean City Nor'Easters. The team...

SOLUTIONS 4/2: Recycling Revisited

By Huck Fairman Why recycle? While most local residents support the idea and associated policies, many may not be aware of the widespread need and...

Common calendar, Packet papers, April 2

Ongoing   Hopewell Theater's reopening plans will focus on ensuring the comfort of patrons. Staff members are collaborating with health officials and industry professionals to create a...

U Text. U Drive. U Pay.

Law enforcement officers will be cracking down on distracted drivers during April as part of New Jersey’s UDrive. UText. UPay. Enforcement campaign. Through the entire month,...
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Hillsborough library branch to extend hours of operation

Effective April 5, the Somerset County Library System of New Jersey’s (SCLSNJ) Hillsborough branch will extend their hours of operation.   “This has been a difficult...
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Fitness Elite helps raise money for medical expenses through Fit Love Movement

Fitness Elite owner Kristen Pappalardo was sad that her gym was unable to conduct its annual Fit Love Movement campaign last year due to...
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Opinion: Save the Sourlands

I was having coffee with a friend once, and she said, “I’m not a birder. Why should I care about birds?” I said, “You...

Opinion: New Jersey should make patients a priority by issuing more medical marijuana permits

As a cancer survivor living with multiple sclerosis, I’ve experienced many symptoms over the years where medical marijuana would have made such a difference...
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Somerset County Library System schedules virtual events throughout April

The Somerset County Library System of New Jersey (SCLSNJ) will offer the following virtual programs during April. A piano recital with Dennis Kobray will...

Science fair goes virtual again for 2021

Every spring for more than 50 years, the Mercer Science and Engineering Fair has exhibited students’ projects in a large hall where the public...
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NAMI offers multicultural conversations about mental health awareness 

The National Alliance on Mental Illness of New Jersey (NAMI NJ) announced its 2021 webinar series, NAMI NJ Multicultural Conversations. NAMI NJ Multicultural Conversations, sponsored...

Common calendar, Packet papers, March 26

Ongoing   The Hopewell Township Police Department will hold its Youth Police Academy this summer for any Hopewell Valley resident presently completing the seventh or eighth...
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Hillsborough wrestlers top Montgomery on the mat

Six members of the Hillsborough High School wrestling team recorded a pin in the team’s 54-15 road victory over Skyland Conference rival Montgomery High...

Hillsborough Harvest promotes local farmers markets

Hillsborough Township has created Hillsborough Harvest, a campaign promoting the value of Hillsborough farms and local products. Local farms include Hillsboro Farm Country Market, Lima...
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