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Hillsborough conducting annual reassessment of properties

Hillsborough Township conducts an annual reassessment which enables the assessor to ensure fair, equitable, uniform assessments and each property is assessed at their “true...

Multicultural conference will address cultural humility and mental health

The NAMI NJ (National Alliance on Mental Illness) 2020 Virtual Multicultural Conference, based on the themes of cultural humility and mental health, will be...

Common calendar, Packet papers, July 31

Editor's Note: Please call before attending any event. As of press time, certain restrictions were still in place due to the coronavirus outbreak.C   Canceled The Bryn...

Municipal court changes allow for case resolution without in-person appearance  

Members of the public can now ask a prosecutor to review their matters and may be able to resolve their case without having to...
Photo courtesy of The Princeton Festival

Director navigates Princeton Festival from overseas, amongst challenges from COVID-19

Executive and artistic directors such as Richard Tang Yuk had to quickly adapt their arts organization to a new terrain in the era of...
PHOTO COURTESY OF JOHN S. ROUNDS

Mercer artist to display License Plate Maps at Trenton Punk Rock Flea Market

Editor's note: As of July 30, John S. Rounds said he will have to cancel his appearance this weekend. However, those interested in his...

Dept. of Agriculture announces instructions about unsolicited seeds packages

The New Jersey Department of Agriculture has received reports of individuals receiving unsolicited seeds through the mail from China. Unsolicited seeds could be invasive, introduce...

Hello Kitty Cafe Truck to stop by Menlo Park Mall on Aug. 1

The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck will stop by the Menlo Park Mall, Edison, near the Jersey Strong entrance, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug....

Democratic legislators want K-12 school year to begin with all-remote learning

New Jersey Assembly Democrats Mila Jasey, Pamela Lampitt and Joann Downey have announced they are planning to introduce legislation that would - if passed...

Somerset County Education Association to hold demonstration July 30 regarding reopening of school buildings

NOTE: The location has been changed to Main Street and Division Street in Somerville (not the Bridgewater Commons mall as originally planned). Members of the...

JCC Camp Ruach provides myriad activities for children this summer

PHOTOS COURTESY OF THE JCC JCC Camp Ruach in Bridgewater is providing fun this summer for children age 3 to those entering ninth grade. The camp,...
PHOTO COURTESY OF JIM FOX

Troop 89 scout builds trophy case for Hillsborough Middle School Music Department to earn...

Last fall, Hillsborough High School student and Troop 89 scout James Fox sought an activity to help him earn the honor of Eagle Scout. J.P.,...

LOOSE ENDS 7/31: Shin-Yi Lin, Eagleton Institute Fellow

By Pam Hersh A few weeks ago, I had the honor of Zooming into a Rutgers University graduation that featured only four graduates, all accomplished...
PHOTO COURTESY OF MICHELLE TOMENCHOK

Hillsborough Fire Co. No. 2 members help Girl Scouts prepare for cookie delivery

Girl Scouts in Hillsborough sold more than 42,000 boxes of cookies to hungry customers in town and around the country. In addition, over 3,000...

Common calendar, Packet papers, July 24

Editor's Note: Please call before attending any event. As of press time, certain restrictions were still in place due to the coronavirus outbreak.C   Canceled The Bryn...

Republicans’ objection to $10B borrowing plan to be heard in state Supreme Court

The justices who sit on the New Jersey Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on Aug. 5 from attorneys representing Gov. Phil Murphy and...

Missing the Olympics? Try the Greenway Games!

By Michele S. Byers The summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, are on hold due to the pandemic, just like hundreds of other athletic events ranging...

Emergency Free Farm Market to be held July 24 at CURE Insurance Arena

Anyone struggling to take care of their family’s needs can visit the Emergency Free Farm Market from noon to 2 p.m. July 24 at...
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