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Friday July 3, 2015


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Wet Fields Limit Fireworks Parking; Free Shuttle from UMS

No Parking in Field along Skillman Rd.

Due to wet field conditions, there will be no parking in the field adjacent to the Otto Kaufman Community Center on Skillman Road for the Montgomery Fireworks. We have arranged for shuttle buses to run continuously from the Upper Middle School to Montgomery High School and back starting at 5:30 pm until after the fireworks end.


We encourage you to take advantage of the free parking at UMS and the shuttle service provided. The... More

Rocky Hill's 125 Anniversary Celebration June 27

Montgomery News Feature Story

125 Years as the Borough of Rocky Hill. More photos on our Facebook page! Photo©Cliff Moore

Aparna Kumar Receives Fulbright Award

Aparna Kumar of the University of California, Los Angeles, MHS 2006, has been offered a Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant to India in Art & Architectural History, the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board announced recently.

Kumar... More

Montgomery Fireworks Wed. July 1

Parking passes still available; buy at Community Center

There will be lots of fun for the whole community on the front lawn of Montgomery High School, 1016 Rt. 601 in Skillman on July 1st! Starting at 6 pm there are games and vendors including grilled foods, drinks, and the ever-popular... More

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July Recycling Holiday Schedule, ‘First Saturday of the Month’ Drop-off

Recycling Pick-up Date Adjusted for Independence Day Holiday

BRIDGEWATER - The Somerset County Recycling Center, located at 40 Polhemus... More

MHS Athlete of the Month - Allison Herring

The adage that it's not how you start, but rather how you finish, holds so true for Allison Herring. After her freshman year at MHS, she claims... More

Gibraltar Rock Quarry Gets In Line with DEP Process

Following an application and swift board approval back on March 2 for Gibraltar Rock to expand its quarry operation in the Sourland Mountains in... More

2014-15 MHS Sports Year in Review

Last August, who could have predicted that MHS varsity sports teams would go an unprecedented 256-148-5 for the year? In most of the 409 total... More

Sticks and Stones Cultivates Creativity and Learning

A small place dedicated to play and imagination has children (and their adults) dreaming big. Sticks and Stones opened in Hopewell in spring 2013... More

School Board Takes the Heat, Michaelson's Lament

The Montgomery School Board, which spent the last few weeks of the school year in turmoil with issues cropping up left and right, had a chance to... More

3rd Annual Gunnery Sergeant John Basilone Bowl game June 25

Marine Corps Recruiting Station New Jersey and the
Somerset County Coaches Association will host the 3rd Annual Gunnery
Sergeant John... More

MHS Seniors Awarded Scholarships

On June 4, Montgomery High School (MHS) recognized members of the Class of 2015 at Senior Scholarship Night. Students were cited for their... More