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Thursday March 30, 2017


Somerset County Ranks Third Healthiest in New Jersey

This is the second year in a row Somerset County has earned this ranking.

Somerset County has been ranked the third-healthiest county in New Jersey for the second year in a row in an annual nationwide survey conducted by the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute, in collaboration with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

“For the past seven years, Somerset County has been consistently ranked as one of the top three healthiest counties in New Jersey,” said... More

A Bridge, So Far

Montgomery News Feature Story

It's starting to look like a bridge. More photos on our Facebook page! Photo©Cliff Moore 

Bank Gives $5K for Montgomery Fireworks

ndependence Day Event June 29

Montgomery Township has received a $5,000 donation from Investors Bank to be used for the annual Independence Day Celebration. A ceremonial check was presented March 27th by Syed Khalid Jafri, Asst. VP and Branch Manager of the North Brunswick Branch of... More

Splurge on a Rustenberg wine

Rustenberg is a South African winery that traces its roots back to 1682, when a local farmer named Roelof Pasman planted the first grapes there. He hailed from the ancient town of Meurs near the Rhine river in Europe. Pasman recognized the wine growing potential of that specific area of South... More

More Featured News Stories

Route 206 to be closed and detoured during the day starting next week in Princeton

Full closure necessary to relocate utility wires in advance of bridge project



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Youngest McGowen Daughter Will Follow Her Triplet Sisters to Princeton U

High school seniors often feel pressure to get into the college of their choice, especially if they have high-achieving older siblings. For Alaina... More

Earth Day Recycling Fair to be Held April 23

The twelfth annual Montgomery Township Recycling Fair, in celebration of Earth Day, will be held at a new location – the Upper Middle School... More

Meg Helms Named Outstanding Woman by Somerset County

Somerset County’s Commission on the Status of Women recognized Belle Mead resident Margaret (Meg) Helms as one of several Outstanding Women... More

Rocky Hill Community Group Egg Hunt April 15

The Rocky Hill Community Group will be holding the Annual Spring Egg Hunt on April 15 at 11 am sharp, behind Borough Hall, rain or... More

Meet the Mayor at the Annual MBA Breakfast Meeting


Our Annual Breakfast with the Mayor will be held at Cherry Valley Country Club on April 26th, 2017 from 8:00 am to 9:30... More

MHS Winter Sports Roundup

The MHS winter sports season has drawn to a spectacular close, with over twelve boys' and girls' varsity teams achieving high honors in their... More

April Athlete of the Month - Dylan D'Amore

As one of the captains of the MHS varsity wrestling team, Dylan D'Amore has already crafted a strong legacy in the sport. Currently, he competes... More