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New Jerseyans show caring spirit with support for NJ Sharing Network

By Joseph S. Roth Thanks to the support of our team members, healthcare partners and dedicated volunteers, 2020 was a record-breaking year for NJ Sharing Network’s...

SOLUTIONS: Professor provides assessment of where, environmentally, we are

By Huck Fairman With the election of President Joe Biden, who has stressed the need to deal with our environmental challenges, a number of observers have...

SOLUTIONS: Virtual exploration of our world

By Huck Fairman Since most of us can neither safely travel for exploration, nor want to, given the risks, another way to see our planet...

Receive social and emotional healing through virtual support groups

Anyone dealing with stress, anxiety and other psycho-social issues can receive social and emotional support that focus on hope and recovery, in a warm,...

SOLUTIONS 12/18: Inspiring personal story and example for us all

By Huck Fairman In this time of stress, environmental and political, TED Talks offers an inspirational, personal story in the form of a talk delivered...

Special Feature: Get a Glimpse of the Geminids

The pandemic has thwarted many travel plans this year, which can be especially disheartening during the holiday season. Fortunately, there is an event that...
PHOTO COURTESY OF YURI MARDER

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...
PHOTO COURTESY OF ROSEMARY GOHD

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...
Photo courtesy of SCLSNJ

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...
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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...
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