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Cyclists Gear Up for Sourland Spectacular

The Sourland Conservancy will hold its fifth annual Sourland Spectacular bicycle rally on Saturday, September 10, 2016.

The event will offer challenging routes for serious cyclists, as well as shorter alternatives for more casual bikers. Routes of 26 to 63 miles are planned, all of which include climbing, as the Sourland Mountain is beautiful, but not flat. The routes begin and end at the Otto Kaufman Community Center on Skillman Road in Skillman. All parking will be across... More

A Bridge Too Far

Montgomery News Feature Story

The Oppenheimers, fFormer Rocky Hill residents, protesting the Rocky Hill Rt. 518 bridge closure. Photo©Cliff Moore


Road Projects Addressing Township, Neighborhood Needs

In late July Montgomery Township announced its latest “road diet” with paving projects during 2016, now in various stages of completion.

The township allocated $600,000 for road repairs, including sidewalk repairs. Michael Pitts, Montgomery’s new chief financial... More

MHS Athlete of the Month- Madeline Jin

Madeline “Maddie” Jin has continuously proven her skill and love for golf. As a kid, Maddie was an aspiring ballerina, not a golfer. However, her older sister, Katherine, played golf as the captain of the MHS varsity golf team, and would often bring Maddie to the golf range during... More

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Pick Your Own Apple Season Begins at Terhune Orchards


Our Orchard on Van Kirk Road opens for the season on Sept. 3 and 4, 2016


Pick-your-own apple season at Terhune... More

Report From Rocky Hill - September 2016

Anyone who imagined that the Geo. Washington Bridgegate scandal was an aberration should look no further than Rocky Hill, where the Rt. 27 Canal... More

Police Blotter - June-Aug 2016

Township police investigated a June 21 accident when a 58-year-old Belle Mead man struck a mailbox on Morris Place at 11:09 pm and scarpered. He... More

Princeton Center for Yoga & Health Celebrates 20th Anniversary

On Saturday, October 1, from 3 - 8 pm, Princeton Center for Yoga & Health (Princeton Yoga) celebrates its 20th anniversary beginning with a... More

What’s New in Montgomery Schools?

New personnel will begin working in the Montgomery Township School District for the upcoming school year. During the fall, the Montgomery Township... More

A 4-H Family

4-H has been integral to the Johnson family of Skillman. Growing up in Griggstown, Debbie Johnson participated in 4-H. All three children - Luke,... More

SCLSNJ’s third annual Small Business Expo September 17

(Somerset County, NJ: August 18, 2016) Somerset County Library System of New Jersey's third annual Small Business Expo will be held September 17,... More

MHS Fall Sports Preview

With last year's outstanding seniors graduating, will the MHS fall sports teams be able to continue their tradition of success? The answer is a... More