Hillsborough Opinion


Opinion: Johnson, Brook will continue to move ‘BoroForward’ despite loss in election

Friends and neighbors, the vote has been officially certified and confirmed the earlier counts that reflected that Doug Tomson and Janine Erickson received 53%...

SOLUTIONS 11/27: Initiatives and ideas to address climate change

By Huck Fairman As climate change becomes more pronounced – the warmest years on record have all been over the last several – societies and...

Opinion: Thanksgiving is a time to build memories

"We gather together to ask the Lord's blessing." I enjoy all the holidays when the family gathers together. But, Thanksgiving is special. It isn’t only...

Opinion: Libraries occupy valued and important center of community life

Congratulations to three libraries in the16th Legislative District - the Hunterdon County Library in Flemington, the Montgomery Township Library Branch of the Somerset County...

Program provides support services to those dealing with challenges related to COVID-19

By Robert Kley More than one-third of New Jersey adults surveyed by the National Center for Health Statistics and Census Bureau from April 23 through...

SOLUTIONS 11/20: Looking Ahead

By Huck Fairman The last week in New Jersey has seen beautiful, summer-like days with blue skies and temperatures in the 70s. Many have ventured...

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...
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