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DEA announces 19th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) is holding its 19th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Oct. 24 at locations across the country. The nationwide...
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Hillsborough K9 officer retires after nine years of service

K9 Officer Marco, a Belgian malinois, retired from the Hillsborough Police Department on Oct. 16 after serving the community for nine years. Marco was...

Iron Peak Sports grand opening to include Halloween-themed events

Iron Peak Sports & Events, New Jersey’s newest sport, event and family entertainment venue, will hold its grand opening from 10 a.m. to 4...
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Somerset County library staff donate food, school supplies to Food Bank Network of Somerset...

In response to the community need, staff from the Somerset County Library System of New Jersey (SCLSNJ) donated non-perishable food items and school supplies...

Voters asked to weigh in on legalized marijuana, tax credit for veterans, changing legislative...

While voters are focused on the presidential election and their own local elections, they will also be asked to weigh in on public questions...
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Tomson, Erickson represent Republican party for Hillsborough Township Committee

Mayor Doug Tomson is living his dream. It was a goal of Doug Tomson, who is currently in his ninth year on the Hillsborough Township...
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‘Joker’ turns from comedy to horror, writing latest thriller from his Princeton home

Subhead: James S. "Murr" Murray of "Impractical Jokers" fame releases newest book, "Don't Move" It may not be impossible to spot one of your favorite...

Boheme Opera NJ offers podcast series

Boheme Opera NJ received an Emergency Federal CARES Act Award through the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, as well as a grant...

Opinion: Re-elect Judy Haas to Hillsborough Board of Education

I urge Hillsborough voters to vote for Judy Haas for Hillsborough School Board. Judy not only cares deeply about our students and our educational...

COVID’s impact: The ‘burbs’ are back, retail is changing

By Michele S. Byers Not long ago, experts who track New Jersey’s land use and development trends were putting the nail in the coffin of...
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Free virtual seminar for first-time homebuyers set for Oct. 20

Chiquita Pittman, a top producing agent for RE/MAX Platinum, is partnering with the Puerto Rican Action Board (PRAB) to host a free virtual seminar...

East Brunswick resident shares joys of raising son with Down syndrome in video produced...

GiGi’s Playhouse Hillsborough released a brief but powerful video, “What I Wish I Told My Doctor,” produced to promote Down syndrome acceptance. The clip features...

New Jersey American Water verifies systems are compliant with lead, copper testing guidelines

New Jersey American Water has completed its required lead and copper sampling for 2020 and all systems tested meet state water quality regulations. The company...

Mary Mother of God Church to hold fall fest flea market on Oct. 25

A fall fest flea market celebration will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 25 at Mary Mother of God Church, 157 S....

Your Turn: Somerset County Library System responds to issues at Hillsborough branch

Somerset County Library System of New Jersey (SCLSNJ) operates 10 branch libraries throughout Somerset County. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and in response to...
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Montgomery Township breaks ground on site of long-awaited municipal center

Montgomery Township has officially broken ground on a new comprehensive municipal building complex that is scheduled to be completed in 2022. The new municipal center...
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Your Turn: Mayor says issue with contact tracing sign in sheet is reason for...

The Somerset County Library System of New Jersey (SCLSNJ) operates a branch of the library system, located at 379 S. Branch Road, which is...
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Local author bases book out of Hillsborough gym

A local Somerset County author recently published a book that is based out of a Hillsborough gym where he does book signings. Lew Freimark, of...
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