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Sunday April 26, 2015

 

Officials Celebrate Grand Opening of Skillman Park

The dilapidated buildings are gone, the loop trail is finished and new landscaping and signage grace the entrances to the 247-acre Skillman Park. Officials and residents celebrated the park's grand opening April 23 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. "The grand opening of Skillman Park adds another jewel to Somerset County's crown of beautifully preserved parkland," said Freeholder Director Mark Caliguire. As a former township mayor and now as a county official, he has been involved in... More

Earth Day in Montgomery April 19

Montgomery News Feature Story

Open Space Committee Chairman Clem Fiore with members of the MHS Environment Club. More photos on our Facebook page! Photo©Cliff Moore
 


Skillman Rd Closed at RR April 24 in A.M.

Between ~ 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

A MONTGOMERY PUBLIC WORKS CREW WILL BE DOING REPAIR WORK ON SKILLMAN ROAD JUST WEST OF THE RAILROAD OVERPASS ON FRIDAY 4/24/15. REPAIR WILL TAKE PLACE AFTER MORNING RUSH HOUR AND SCHOOL DROP OFFS AND WILL TAKE APPROXIMATELY 2 HOURS TO COMPLETE. SKILLMAN... More

Report from Rocky Hill - May 2015

Our story last month mentioned the map used by PSEG to locate gas lines. Evidently, PSEG had the correct map on their computer. However, the printed map used in the field didn't have the correct information. The result was that the plumbers hired by Rocky Hill had to stand down for a full day as... More

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EVERYONE CAN ENJOY BEING AN 18TH-CENTURY CHILD!

The basics of being a child remain the same throughout history—the need for time to play, learn, explore and experience—but the... More

MTEA Presents "Grease: School version"


Skillman, NJ-On Saturday, May 16 at 7:30 pm, the Montgomery Township Education Association and Montgomery High School Band Parents... More

Landscaping - Sunset Creations, Perone Landscaping, P & M Gonzalez Landscaping

As peak season for lawn and garden care and landscaping design comes to Montgomery, three local businesses run by experienced professionals and... More

Police Blotter May 2015

On March 19, the occupant reported to MTPD that someone had broken into his Plantars Row home in Skillman by smashing the glass in a slidding... More

Prosecutor Says "Murder-Suicide" - But the Sheridan family reject the conclusions

The Somerset County Prosecutor's office has released the conclusion of the investigation into the September 28 deaths of John and Joyce Sheridan,... More

Transco Revises Pipeline Project, Working With Towns

On April 8, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection issued three permits to Williams Transco for its $650 million natural gas... More

Is the County Library System broken?

Brian Auger, Administrator of the Somerset County Library System (SCLS), has made big changes to ten of the branches in the system, as well as its... More

Gibraltar Quarry Project Awaits Green Light from DEP

The Gibraltar rock quarry project in the Sourland Mountains, approved by Montgomery Township over the past five months, is dormant as it still... More