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Wednesday October 1, 2014


Shop Local Montgomery Directory 2015

Last February the Montgomery Economic Development Commission (EDC) launched its first shop local directory. The effort was well received and many Montgomery-based businesses have since asked about advertising in the directory. The EDC will begin soliciting new advertisements in November. If you are an interested Montgomery business owner please contact Todd Royer at 908 359-2063.... More

Two dead in Skillman fire

Montgomery News Feature Story

A smoky house fire caused the death of John & Joyce Sheridan in their Meadow Run home on Sept. 29. Police are investigating the cause. Photo©Cliff Moore

Letters to the Editor October 2014

To the Editor:
I just reviewed your September issue. Great stuff. I particularly liked your front page article by Rikki Massand about Country Club Meadows, and the story on Page 7 (also by Massand) about Montgomery traffic.

Country Club Meadows will make the traffic problem... More

CDC Confirms Two Additional Cases of EV-D68

The New Jersey Department of Health was notified by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today of two additional cases of enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) in New Jersey children.

The new cases are pediatric patients from Essex and Passaic counties who were hospitalized, but... More

More Featured News Stories


SOMERVILLE, N.J. - Somerset County Prosecutor Geoffrey D. Soriano, Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office Chief of County Detectives Timothy... More

RVCC Children’s Programs Set for Teachers’ Convention


Raritan Valley Community College’s (RVCC) will offer daytime classes for school-age children during the Teachers’... More

Overnight paving Rt 601

Beginning tonight 9/29 through Friday 10/3, between the hours of 8:00 pm and 6:00 am, Rt. 601 will be open to southbound traffic only from Rt. 206... More

Rare Exhibit of 1920s Murder Trial Evidence to be Unveiled in Jury Assembly Room

SOMERVILLE – In the 1920s, a grisly double murder led to a sensational real-life courtroom drama that became Somerset County’s... More

Advisory: Downtown Update - Rocky Hill

Sidewalk construction will be completed in the next few weeks. Until then sporadic lane closures may occur. In addition, until October 3 there... More

Drop Off Unwanted Medicines Sept 27 at Sheriff’s Office

SOMERVILLE - Somerset County Sheriff Frank J. Provenzano is pleased to announce the Somerset County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a... More

New Web Poll at Montynews.com

Our last poll let the voters decide on what they loathe more: Congress as we know it, Comcast, or the Taliban, and the 57 web voters have spoken:... More

September Sports Roundup - October 2014

Coming into the 2014-2015 school year, MHS athletic teams had high expectations. So what have the nine fall varsity teams done in the first month?... More