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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...

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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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...

Opinion: Hillsborough officials favor private interests of developers over citizens

Lately you can’t avoid noticing all the construction going on in Hillsborough. The Township Committee under Mayor Doug Tomson authorized private developers to build...

Opinion: Hillsborough Education Foundation is thankful to supporters of book drive

Members of the Hillsborough Education Foundation (HEF) thank the Hillsborough community for its donations of new and gently used books during the summer book...

Opinion: David Brook will represent Hillsborough ‘with integrity’

A vote for David Brook for Hillsborough Township Committee is a vote for someone who will represent its citizens with integrity. David is a long-time...

Election letters policy

Letters to the editor regarding the 2020 general election to be held Nov. 3 will be accepted through Oct. 16. Candidates may not submit a...

Haas, Harris, Soisson respond to HEA endorsement process

For the first time ever, the Hillsborough Education Association (HEA) has endorsed candidates for seats on the Hillsborough Board of Education. We three incumbent...

Opinion: Hillsborough pizza power rankings

By Cody Obropta Since beginning my pizza blog in 2016, I have dined at over 120 pizzerias in the State of New Jersey. As Hillsborough...

Opinion: Cigarette tax would lessen suffering from cancer

More than 53,000 New Jerseyans are expected to be diagnosed with cancer this year and almost 16,000 will lose their lives from the disease....

Our Revolution Hillsborough endorses Johnson-Brook campaign for Hillsborough Township Committee

Our Revolution Hillsborough (ORH) endorses Donetta Johnson and David Brook for Hillsborough Township Committee in the 2020 election because they are equally committed to...

Opinion: Tomson, Erickson are talented, on-the-go individuals best suited for Hillsborough Township Committee

I am writing in support of Mayor Doug Tomson to be re-elected to the Hillsborough Township’s committee, and for Janine Erickson to be elected...

Opinion: ‘Minimum standards’ not achieved during first week of school in Hillsborough

As the opening week of Hillsborough’s schools comes to an end, we again find ourselves in the regrettable position of having to address continual...

NJSIAA executive states case for high school sports

By Colleen Maguire During the past five months, the lives of our student-athletes have changed drastically.  In March, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association...

LOOSE ENDS 8/28: Susie Wilson and Voting

By Pam Hersh After 90 years of living, Susie Wilson - renowned in New Jersey as a political activist, an advocate for teen sex education,...

SOLUTIONS 8/21: Our Final Warning

By Huck Fairman This summer, parts of this country have been experiencing record heat, a hurricane or two, torrential rains, or droughts and wildfires. And...

Vote yes to legalization of cannabis on Nov. 3

On Election Day, Nov. 3, New Jersey voters will decide if the state will proceed with legalization of cannabis for adult use. The current status...

Opinion: Hillsborough Education Association will continue to oppose any reopening plan that does not...

Dr. Lisa Antunes and the Board of Education decided on Aug. 20 to unilaterally change Hillsborough's reopening plan, announcing that they now will opt...
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