NOFA-NJ bringing permaculture eight-day design certificate ourse to New Jersey
Co-Sponsored by Northeast Organic Farming Association of New Jersey and The Permaculture Project, LLC, the Permaculture 8-Day Design Certificate Course will be offered at Duke Farms in Hillsborough, NJ over two long weekends, Friday through Monday: May 16 - 19, and June 6 - 9, 2014.
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Man arrested at animal shelter
Westampton police responded to a burglar alarm about 6:30 p.m. Friday and found 20-year-old Nicholas Guarino hiding next to a shed in the rear of the facility, authorities said.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Fremont: Pedestrian fatally hit on I-880 identified as New Jersey man
A pedestrian killed on Interstate 880 in Fremont over the weekend after being hit by an SUV was identified as a 54-year-old New Jersey man, according to the Alameda County Coroner's Office.
Hillsborough Democrats Announce Endorsed Candidates for Township Committee
The Hillsborough Democratic Organization has officially endorsed township residents Jason Storipan and Art Skaar as their candidates for Township Committee.
Le and Beggiato announce candidacy for Hillsborough Township Committee
Thuy Anh Le and John W. Beggiato, longtime Hillsborough residents with extensive community involvement in education, sports, scouting, and the environment, have announced their candidacy for two seats on the Hillsborough Township Committee.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Strike team to host conference about invasive species
The 2014 New Jersey Invasive Species Conference will take place at Duke Farms in Hillsborough on March 19 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The conference, an annual event organized by the nonprofit New Jersey Invasive Species Strike Team, is open to everyone interested in the topic of invasive species.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Somerset Valley YMCA launches annual support campaign
The Somerset Valley YMCA is launching its annual campaign on March 18 to ensure that everyone in the community has access to vital community programs and resources that support youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Cops Bust Alleged Hillsborough Drug Dealer, 19 Years Old
A Hillsborough 19-year old was arrested Thursday and charged with offenses related to dealing marijuana, cocaine, LSD, Molly and psychedelic mushrooms.
Cops: Accused teen drug dealers in Hillsborough found with thousands in drugs, cash
Two teenagers are facing drug charges after allegedly being caught with thousands of dollars in drugs, Somerset County Prosecutor Geoffrey D. Soriano said Friday in a statement.
The Jersey Journal
N.J. Ukrainians rally in D.C. over pro-Russian troops in Crimea
With a crisis on the Crimean peninsula over its occupation by pro-Russian troops, thousands of Ukrainian Americans took to the streets of Washington D.C. Thursday to protest the intervention of Russian forces in Ukraine and to push for the support of the United States and the European Union.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Thuy Anh Le and John Beggiato Announce Candidacy for Township Committee
Thuy Anh Le and John W. Beggiato, long-time Hillsborough residents with extensive community involvement in education, sports, scouting, and the environment, have announced their candidacy for two seats on the Hillsborough Township Committee.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Asbury Park Press
Community garden could help Point Pleasant go green
A community garden could be the newest way for the borough to go green - and red, yellow, purple and white.
The Newark Star-Ledger
Somerset County senior centers seek volunteers
Somerset County senior centers are currently seeking volunteer assistance. The Senior Wellness Center, located at 202 Mt.
Hillsborough orthodontist makes learning about importance of oral health fun
Each February, the American Dental Association sponsors National Children's Dental Health Month to raise awareness about the importance of oral health.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Remembering Philip Waldman: 'a pure entertainer at heart'
Waldman worked in a propeller plant during World War II, in the garment industry through the 1960s and for the state Department of Agriculture as the fire marshal of the Farm Show.
Choices, the slow food way
Judy Wicks, the founder of the White Dog Cafe in Philadelphia, will be the keynote speaker at the Slow Food Northern New Jersey's annual meeting 1 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, March 23 at the Farm Barn at Duke Farms in Hillsborough.
RoboRaiders Visit Matheny Adult Learning Center
Members of Team 75, the RoboRaiders, Hillsborough High School's FIRST Robotics Competition team, recently visited the Matheny Medical and Educational Center's Adult Learning Center, also in Hillsborough, and brought some special switch-operated light boxes with them, which they donated to the Matheny adults.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Their sound of music
The sound produced by the members of the Princeton-based American Boychoir School is described as "unique -- unlike any other sound in the world," according to Fernando Malvar-Ruiz, who has served as the school's music director for nine years.
This Week: Shannon Bain Fundraiser, Fiddler On the Roof
Here is a calendar of events coming up this week in Hillsborough: Tuesday, March 4 9 a.m.: Open House at Immaculate Conception School in Somerville.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Leasing workshops and networking for farmers offered
New Jersey Agriculture Secretary Douglas H. Fisher recently announced that the State Agriculture Development Committee , in conjunction with the Northeast Organic Farming Association of New Jersey , will offer several meetings and workshops in March for farmland owners and farmers to learn more about land leasing opportunities and leasing-related ... (more)