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Cohen ‘humbled’ to be elected to Hillsborough Township Committee

There will be a new face on the Hillsborough Township Committee when the new year rolls around. Steven Cohen, a 23-year Hillsborough resident, will be...

Common calendar, Packet papers, November 26

Ongoing   The Lawrence Township Junior Baseball & Softball Association opened registration for its Spring 2022 Little League softball and baseball programs for children ages 5-16...

Supreme Court order lays out framework for future remote and in-person proceedings

The New Jersey Supreme Court has issued an order that provides a framework for future court operations, both now and after the COVID-19 pandemic. While...

Department of Agriculture announces $10M distribution for food banks

New Jersey Department of Agriculture Secretary Douglas Fisher has announced that $10 million from American Rescue Plan State Fiscal Recovery Funds is being distributed...
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Hillsborough rumbles to first state sectional championship since 2000

The unstoppable train that is the Hillsborough High School football team once again could not be derailed on Nov. 19 at the school’s Dan...

Common calendar, Packet papers, November 19

Ongoing         Firefighters are needed for Hope Hose Humane No. Co. 1, Consolidated Fire Association, Mission Fire Company and Derby Fire company. For more information, visit www.bordentowntownship.com/fire_prevention_month?utm_campaign=october_2021_newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_source=bordentowntownship Communities in...

Lipani re-elected to Hillsborough Township Committee

The election results for the Hillsborough Township Committee have been certified and both Republican candidates have been elected to serve on the governing body...

Common calendar, Packet papers, November 12

Ongoing         Firefighters are needed for Hope Hose Humane No. Co. 1, Consolidated Fire Association, Mission Fire Company and Derby Fire company. For more information, visit www.bordentowntownship.com/fire_prevention_month?utm_campaign=october_2021_newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_source=bordentowntownship   Throughout November Bordentown...

Hillsborough library branch announces December programs

The Somerset County Library System of New Jersey’s (SCLSNJ) Hillsborough branch announced programming for December. Note: The library, located at 379 S. Branch Road, will...
STEVEN BASSIN/STAFF

Hillsborough enjoying dominance on the gridiron as football team prepares for sectional semifinal against...

There has been no challenge too big for the Hillsborough High School football team this fall. Against top competition from the Big Central Football Conference,...

Mother accused of restraining children in vehicle; two kids found dead off Mountain View...

A mother from Skillman is accused of murdering her two children, restraining them in their car seats prior to officers finding them inside her...
PHOTO COURTESY OF GREATER SOMERSET COUNTY YMCA

Hillsborough YMCA celebrates 25 years of community impact 

Hillsborough YMCA, a branch of Greater Somerset County YMCA, recently celebrated its 25th anniversary. The Y marked the occasion with a ceremony on Oct. 25,...
PHOTO COURTESY OF THOMAS PETERSON

Middlesex College takes prizes in two marketing competitions 

Middlesex College won two awards in an international marketing competition, and one in a regional contest open to marketing professionals at community colleges. The College...
PHOTO COURTESY OF SCLSNJ

Hillsborough Eagle Scout crafts puppet theater for library

Eagle Scout Rishit Roy, a high school junior from Hillsborough, fondly recalls spending much of his childhood at the Somerset County Library System of...

Common calendar, Packet papers, November 5

Ongoing   Firefighters are needed for Hope Hose Humane No. Co. 1, Consolidated Fire Association, Mission Fire Company and Derby Fire company. For more information, visit www.bordentowntownship.com/fire_prevention_month?utm_campaign=october_2021_newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_source=bordentowntownship                   Throughout November Bordentown...
PHOTO COURTESY OF HILLSBOROUGH TOWNSHIP

Hillsborough police officers receive Lifesaving Awards

Several Hillsborough Township police officers received Lifesaving Awards for their brave actions. Mayor Shawn Lipani presented Officer Dillon Kelly with a proclamation on Oct. 26...

Preliminary Hillsborough Township Committee election results

There are two seats up for election this fall on the Hillsborough Township Committee, and as of press time Republicans Shawn Lipani and Steven...

Common calendar, Packet papers, Oct. 29

Ongoing   Firefighters are needed for Hope Hose Humane No. Co. 1, Consolidated Fire Association, Mission Fire Company and Derby Fire company. For more information, visit www.bordentowntownship.com/fire_prevention_month?utm_campaign=october_2021_newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_source=bordentowntownship             Select dates,...
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