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Library program listing for the Hillsborough branch of SCLSNJ

The Somerset County Library System of New Jersey’s (SCLSNJ) Hillsborough branch, located at 379 S. Branch Road in Hillsborough, is offering the following programs...

Common calendar, Packet papers, Oct. 15

Throughout October The Burlington County Farmers Market will continue weekly from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through October at the Burlington County Agricultural Center...
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Local museum creates educational Black history resources for New Jersey schools

Stoutsburg Sourland African American Museum (SSAAM) board member Kevin Burkman delivered a detailed, poster-sized map of Black history sites in the Sourland Mountain region...

Opinion: Lipani, Cohen should be re-elected to Hillsborough Township Committee

I am writing in support of election of Mayor Shawn Lipani and Mr. Steven Cohen to the Hillsborough Township Committee. Both Mayor Lipani and Mr....
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Amankwaa to continue football career at Rutgers University

Hillsborough High School football star Thomas Amankwaa will be traveling down Route 287 to River Road to suit up for the Rutgers Scarlet Knights...

Opinion: Senator endorses Lipani for Hillsborough mayor

  I am writing today to endorse Mayor Shawn Lipani for reelection to the Hillsborough Township Committee. Mayor Lipani has been a part of the Hillsborough...

Opinion: Senator endorses Lipani for Hillsborough mayor

I am writing today to endorse Mayor Shawn Lipani for reelection to the Hillsborough Township Committee. Mayor Lipani has been a part of the Hillsborough...

SOLUTIONS 10/8: Can we save ourselves, and how?

By Huck Fairman Reports on and opinions as to how we can save ourselves from the worsening climate crisis have been increasingly appearing in the...

Opinion: Mayor shouldn’t remain silent on police-involved shooting in Hillsborough

I would like to understand why there has been no formal statement sent out from Mayor Shawn Lipani's office to inform the community of...

N.J. municipalities will shine a light on metastatic breast cancer on Oct. 13

METAvivor Research and Support announces the launch of the third annual global landmark campaign, #LightUpMBC, to shine a light on the importance of awareness...

U.S. Justice Department will examine threats against school officials

The New Jersey School Boards Association (NJSBA) is reporting that on Oct. 4, the U.S. Department of Justice directed the FBI and U.S. Attorneys’...

Common calendar, Packet papers, Oct. 8

Ongoing FEMA has closed some of its Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC), established last month to assist residents and businesses whose property was damaged by Tropical...

Murphy administration unveils youth mental health resource website

Gov. Phil Murphy and members of his administration have announced a new web tool - covid19.nj.gov/youthhelp - that is designed to link parents, youths...

Five Hillsborough Eagle Scouts honored

Five Hillsborough boys from Boy Scout Troop 489 were honored together at a Hillsborough Township Committee meeting for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout,...
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Hillsborough’s Nuse, 624 Productions win IMDB Award for Best Music Video

The artistic stylings of local heavy metal band Nuse and 624 Productions, LLC collaborated this past spring to create a music video for Nuse’s...

Marty’s Place is teaching senior dogs new tricks

On a 25-acre section of property in Upper Freehold Township, aging dogs live out the rest of their years at a sanctuary called Marty’s...

Solutions 10/1: We are warming faster

By Huck Fairman Scientists warn, as many readers know, that if we reach a 2-Celsius degree increase in temperature globally, we may not be able...

Common calendar, Packet papers, Oct. 1

Ongoing   Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) are open to help residents affected by the remnants of Tropical Storm Ida. Representatives from FEMA and the U.S. Small Business...
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