10 hrs ago
What's Going To Replace The Old Kmart Site In Hillsborough?
A business site located on Rt. 206 in Hillsborough , which use to be home to the area's Kmart, may see three new businesses open their doors if plans are approved.
14 hrs ago
The Jersey Journal
Hillsborough off-track wagering could be nearing the home stretch
HILLSBOROUGH - Somerset County freeholders have passed a resolution supporting two bills in the state legislature giving municipalities the right to reject off-track wagering inside their borders. But a long-delayed propsoal for just such a facility in Hillsboroughmay be getting closer to reality.
17 hrs ago
All-volunteer Rogers' Rescue foster families help dogs
All-volunteer Rogers' Rescue foster families help dogs Foster volunteers take shelter dogs in and help them find permanent homes with adoptive families Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1s331Aq Volunteer Kim Wright of Hillsborough, cuddles a puppy that was just freed from a crate following a long van ride. At left is her daughter Lindsey Wright.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
Warren Township CERT Team Prepares For Emergencies
On Saturday, September 13, members of the Warren Township Office of Emergency Management's CERT Team participated with over 60 other Somerset County CERT volunteers in a County CERT drill at the Somerset County Emergency Services Training Academy in Hillsborough, NJ. The mock disaster scenario simulated a 6.0 earthquake shaking central New Jersey.
The Newark Star-Ledger
Second annual Peter J. Biondi Memorial Trail run/walk for SHIP set for Oct. 12
On Sunday, Oct. 12, at 10 a.m., the Samaritan Homeless Interim Program , Joan Biondi, Senator Christopher "Kip" Bateman, Assemblyman Jack M. Ciattarelli, Assemblywoman Donna M. Simon and other constituents of New Jersey's 16th Legislative District will be hosting the second annual Peter J. Biondi Memorial Trail Run-Walk at the Sourland Mountain Preserve on East Mountain Road in Hillsborough. This year participants will have the option to run-walk a challenging four-mile course within the confines of the Preserve.
Wedding: Danielle Ball & Rose Rivera
Danielle is a graduate of Hillsborough High School and Raritan Valley Community College, and is a member of the Psi Beta National Honor Society for Psychology.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Hillsborough Twp. resident indicted in Hillsborough arson, sexual assault and murder
Somerset County Prosecutor Geoffrey D. Soriano announces that a Somerset County Grand Jury has indicted Juan Jimenez - Olivera, age 29, of Hamilton Road, Hillsborough Township. The charges in the Indictment include Murder, 1st Degree; Aggravated Sexual Assault, 1st Degree; Aggravated Arson, 2nd Degree; Disturbing, Desecrating Human Remains, 2nd Degree; Hindering Apprehension or Prosecution, 3rd Degree and Tampering with Physical Evidence, 4th Degree.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Hillsborough man indicted on murder, rape chargesHillsborough man...
Hillsborough man indicted on murder, rape charges Hillsborough man indicted on charges of murdering, raping woman then setting home on fire Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1tDmMKV A township man has been indicted on charges of murdering and sexually assaulting a 30-year-old woman, then setting her Bloomingdale Drive town house on fire on April 29. Juan Jimenez-Olivera, 29, of Hamilton Road, was indicted on Wednesday on charges of murder, aggravated sexual assault, aggravated arson, desecrating human remains, theft, burglary and tampering with evidence.
The Jersey Journal
Central Jersey SCORE announces upcoming schedule of free seminars and workshops
Central Jersey SCORE has announced its upcoming schedule of free seminars and workshops for people looking to establish a business or who already have a small business and are looking to make it more successful. The list of topics includes a new seminar titled, "Principles of Real Estate for Small Business," which is a comprehensive guide for any small business looking to buy, lease or rent an office.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Where To Honor 9/11 Victims In Hillsborough
In Hillsborough Township, the 13th anniversary of 9/11 will be recognized at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday at Hillsborough Township Volunteer Fire Co. # 2, Station 37, located at 375 Route 206.
Somerset County Freeholders Pass Resolution To Support Off-Track Wagering Act Revisions
The Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders passed a resolution tonight in support of Senate Bill 2283 sponsored by Senator Christopher "Kip" Bateman and companion Assembly Bill 3127 sponsored by Assemblyman Jack M. Ciattarelli and Assemblywoman Donna M. Simon, which seeks revisions to the "Off-Track Wagering Act," including permitting municipalities to reject proposed off-track wagering facilities and removing the five-year property tax abatement on the land and building in which the off-track wagering facility operates.
New Jersey Jewish News
Politicians stand for Israel at Bridgewater unity rally
7 drew over 350 people to Bridgewater. The rally was organized by the Jewish Federation of Somerset, Hunterdon and Warren Counties at the Shimon and Sarah Birnbaum JCC, a cosponsor.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
ADVISORY: Sunnymead Road Still Closed In Hillsborough
The shooting instructor died last month nearly 10 hours after he was accidentally shot by the 9-year-old New Jersey girl.
Hillsborough: Why The Additional Class Sections?
Not only will Wood Fern Elementary School will see the addition of a second grade class , but about a week before school started, it was announced that Amsterdam School would receive a fifth third grade class section.
The Jersey Journal
Teens describe 'Life Changing' NJCTS Leadership Academy experience
Walk into almost any high school cafeteria in America and you're likely to see cliques - But the dining room at the Tim Howard NJCTS Leadership Academy was remarkably different.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
'Kick Off' Rally For Democratic Party In Hillsborough Tomorrow, Sept. 3
It's not only Back-To-School this week. It's also the formal kickoff/rally for the campaign of John Beggiato and Thuy Anh Le for Hillsborough Township Committee.
Hillsborough Athlete To Coach The H.S. Team She Used To Play For
Former Hillsborough field hockey player Dorian Gilmartin has come back to the High School five years later to take on the task of coach.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Camp is for fun, for memories, for growing up
Camp is where kids make new friends and favorite memories. As the years pass, it's where they'll grow up and discover who they are.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Students will be - charged up' for return to schoolStudents will be - ...
The Hillsborough school district is taking an educational lead in New Jersey and the nation by giving Chromebooks to all 4,500 students in grades 5 to 12. More school districts are adding this technology in the classroom, and educators say this is changing how students learn and teachers do their jobs.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Manville cops save teen from OD right after getting Narcan training
Narcan brand Naloxone Nasal Spray emergency opioid overdose kits are being distributed to and deployed by all of Somerset County's Police Departments and the Somerset County Sheriff's Office.