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Tuesday June 28, 2016


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Police Blotter May-June 2016

After responding to a call about a possible drunk driver on May 21 at 10:24 pm, MTPD found a car driven by a 58-year-old Skillman woman, parked on the lawn of a Rt. 206 home. The driver admitted she had been taking prescription medication, and after failing a field sobriety test, was arrested and charged with DWI and carless driving before being released to a family member. She had been seen driving slowly and running the red light on Rt. 206 at Cherry Valley Rd., nearly hitting a utility... More

Graduation at MHS June 21

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Graduation Day at MHS.. More photos on our Facebook page! Photo©Cliff Moore

Letters to the Editor July/August 2016

To the Editor:
I'd like to comment on an innocuous article which appeared on page 7 of the May 2016 issue of The Montgomery News: "New Jersey Family Magazine Rates Montgomery #2 Among 500 Towns in Terms of Being the Best Place to Live in the State." Hey, that is no mean... More

Verizon's Stealth Silo Opposed at Meeting, July 19 Next Round of Contest

The skyline in proximity to Montgomery's River Road Historic District may be under siege from a fake farm silo serving a global communications giant. But in large the community stands against the idea, with history on its side after T-Mobile had a failed application here not so long... More

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Report From Rocky Hill - June 2016

The long delayed Canal bridge repair is underway on Rt. 518. The old wooden plank bridge will be replaced with a modern cement structure, not... More

MHS Grad Releases New CD

Chris Aggabao, a MHS 13’ Grad., has recently released a brand new rock song. The single is entitled Peace Inside. It can be listened to on... More

Obey Your Inner Ambitions, Reach Goals at PTS

There's more to doing what you love than doing it very day, the chance to bring change and positively impact people's lives has the power to... More

Montgomery Ranks 18 in Top 20 NJ SAT Scores

With the state Department of Education's annual School Performance Reports published on Friday, May 6, score one for the home team. In the... More

Sen. Menendez Congratulates Skillman Student on Appointment to US Merchant Marine Academy

NEWARK, NJ - U.S. Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ) congratulated Russell Horn of Skillman today for his appointment to the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy... More

Work to Resume on Route 518 Bridge Replacement

Closure in one direction will recommence June 20.

FRANKLIN – The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) has announced that... More

MEMS Blood Drive June 25

Please give!
Montgomery EMS (MEMS) is hosting a Community Blood Drive on Saturday, June 25, 2016 from 9 am to 2 pm at the Montgomery EMS... More

Bedensbrook Bridge Now Open

 Repaired following truck... More