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Hillsborough introduces ordinance to ban marijuana sales

Hillsborough’s Township Committee introduced an ordinance prohibiting marijuana sales within the township. The ordinance, which was introduced at the committee meeting on April 27, prohibits...

Former financial advisor from Hillsborough sentenced for role in Ponzi scheme

A Somerset County man was sentenced to 78 months in prison for engaging in a $2 million Ponzi scheme targeting elderly investors and for...

Common calendar, Packet papers, April 30

Ongoing   Mercer County Community College has opened registration for in-person summer Tomato Patch program, its dance, theater, vocal and visual arts programs at Kelsey Theatre. Read...
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Somerset County Library System announces May programs and events

#BeSafeAtHome is the mission of the Somerset County Library System of New Jersey during the coronavirus pandemic. Visit sclsnj.libnet.info/events for detailed information. Note: The library will...
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Middlesworth Road Supportive Housing serves those with developmental disabilities

New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency (NJHMFA) held a groundbreaking ceremony for Middlesworth Road Supportive Housing, serving persons with developmental disabilities.   ADTI Housing Corp.,...

Hillsborough’s music education program receives national recognition

Hillsborough Township Public Schools has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to...
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Hillsborough Township partners with Rotary Club to collect book donations

Hillsborough residents can now donate their gently used books while giving back to the community, thanks to a partnership between Hillsborough Township and the...
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Route 206 Doctor’s Way to Valley Road project breaks ground

The one-mile stretch on Route 206 from Doctor’s Way to Valley Road is “up to bat” for expansion, as Gov. Phil Murphy stated at...

Steve Kalafer remembered as ‘chairman, father-figure and friend’

An entrepreneur, a genuine "people person," a philanthropist and a dedicated baseball fan - that's how friends and associates described Steve Kalafer. Kalafer, who owned...
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Army veteran named Hillsborough grand marshal

Hillsborough resident Thomas Cellilli, Jr., a U.S. Army veteran, has been named Hillsborough Township’s grand marshal for 2021. “Mr. Cellilli was to have been the...

Hillsborough Township Parks and Recreation Department receives three NJRPA awards

The Hillsborough Township’s Parks and Recreation Department was recognized at the annual 2021 New Jersey Recreation and Parks Association (NJRPA) conference. The NJRPA awards were...

No one injured when garage catches fire on Vliet Drive

The Hillsborough Police Department responded with fire companies to 52 Vliet Dr. around 8:04 p.m. April 20 on the report of a structure fire. Arriving...
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Hansen tosses complete-game shutout to lead Montgomery past Hillsborough on Opening Day

The two-year wait for Opening Day finally came to an end for both the Montgomery High School and Hillsborough High School baseball squads. Both Skyland...

Hillsborough man trapped under commercial lawn mower dies

Hillsborough Township police responded to a private residence at 430 Township Line Road for a rescue squad call for a male who was found...

The Ice House rents space at Kingsbridge Center

Larken Associates has negotiated an 843-square-foot lease with The Ice House at Kingsbridge Center, located at 378 S. Branch Road in Hillsborough. Having recently opened...

Common calendar, Packet papers, April 16

Ongoing   Saint Peter's University Hospital in New Brunswick has launched the Substance Abuse and Addiction Loss Support Group for families who are coping with loss due...
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French ambassador to U.S. will join D&R Greenway’s celebration of land preservation

The French ambassador to the United States, Phillipe Etienne, will join D&R Greenway Land Trust’s annual celebration of land preservation. The event will feature Point...

Somerset County Library System receives errors from Optimum email addresses

The Somerset County Library System of New Jersey (SCLSNJ) is receiving bounced email errors when sending notices to customers with email addresses associated with...
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