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14 hrs ago | NJ.com

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.

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Related Topix: Manville, NJ, Hillsborough, NJ, Ocean County, NJ, Somerset, NJ

18 hrs ago | TheAlternativePress.com

Prosecutor: North Plainfield Police Arrest Man with Assault Rifle, Recover Shotgun from Second Man

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ Early Wednesday morning North Plainfield police officer Jesus Medina noticed two men walking down the middle of Watchung Avenue.

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Related Topix: North Plainfield, NJ, Plainfield, NJ, South Plainfield, NJ

Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

Explore Mosaic of American Culature at Hillsborough Senior Center

Freeholder Robert Zaborowski, human services liaison, invites individuals age 60 and above to enjoy a special New Jersey Council for the Humanities presentation at the Hillsborough Senior Center, located at 339 South Branch Road.

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Related Topix: Freehold, NJ, Rutgers University

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Three-day Central New Jersey Jazz Festival set for Sept. 12-14 in...

Get ready for not one, not two, but three straight days of scintillating, top-shelf jazz, enough to parcel out and spread across the entire expanse of Central New Jersey.

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Related Topix: New Jersey, Somerville, NJ, New Brunswick, NJ, Flemington, NJ, Hunterdon County, NJ

Courier News

Manville, Franklin consider ending curfewsManville, Franklin consider ...

Manville, Franklin consider ending curfews Officials will discuss after lawsuit against North Jersey borough Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1pn8wIl Opponents of curfews say the laws treat every juvenile as a lawbreaker and deny parents their right to raise their children as they see fit.

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Related Topix: Franklin, NJ, Manville, NJ, Passaic County, NJ, Wanaque, NJ, ACLU

The West Milford Messenger

WM superintendent resigns

McLaughlin accepted a position as superintendent of the North Plainfield School District, which is located in Somerset County.

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Related Topix: North Plainfield, NJ, West Milford, NJ

New Jersey Herald

Netcong school chief leaving for job in Somerset County

The Netcong Board of Education announced on Wednesday that Chief School Administrator Kevin Carroll is leaving the district and will become the superintendent for Green Brook School District in Somerset County.

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Related Topix: Netcong, NJ, Education Etc., Hopatcong, NJ, Lafayette, NJ

Patch.com

Three Counties Issue Default Notices On Solar Project Developer, Including Somerset

The second-phase solar programs for Morris County and Somerset County, along with the initial program for Sussex County, are proceeding without the original developer after default notices against SunLight General Capital and its affiliates were issued on August 21. SunLight, which became developer for the three programs in 2011 following a ... (more)

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Related Topix: Somerset, NJ, Morris County, NJ, Sussex County, NJ, Sussex, NJ

The Newark Star-Ledger

Indictment: Franklin homeowner made $20,000 worth of phony Sandy insurance claims

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP - A Franklin Township woman has been indicted by a Somerset County Grand Jury for allegedly submitting fraudulent claims of $20,000 to her insurance company for phony sump pump repairs.

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Related Topix: Bridgeton, NJ

Wed Aug 27, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

Local Needy Students Receive Support from Peapack-Gladstone Bank

With the work of preparing for a new school year and a seemingly endless list of things to do, summer's end can be a stressful time of year.

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Related Topix: Somerville, NJ, Princeton, NJ, Teaneck, NJ

The Newark Star-Ledger

Prosecutor: Franklin man commits three crimes in two weeks

SOMERVILLE - A Franklin man has been arrested in connection with two armed robberies and a residential burglary during a crime spree that stretched over two weeks, the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office and Franklin police said Wednesday in a joint release.

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Patch.com

Somerset County: Unique Networking Opportunity At USGA

The Somerset County Business Partnership will visit another of Somerset County's seminal locations when they host Somerset County's most well attended and effective networking opportunity on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. at the United State Golf Association Museum.

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Related Topix: Far Hills, NJ

The Jersey Journal

Somerset County Farmers Market Vouchers available until Sept. 30

Eligible seniors can obtain $20 worth of free vouchers to buy New Jersey fresh produce such as fruits, vegetables and herbs.

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Related Topix: New Jersey

The Jersey Journal

Nominations deadline nears for Somerset County Economic Vitality Awards

The Somerset County Business Partnership has announced that nominations are now being accepted for the 2014 Economic Vitality awards.

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Related Topix: Somerset, NJ

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Patch.com

POLL: One Somerset County School To Offer $50 Reward To ID Students...

The Bound Brook School District will offer a $50 gift card to those that help identify students who do not belong in the district this up coming school year, according to nj.com .

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Related Topix: Bound Brook, NJ, Education Etc.

The Jersey Journal

Basking Ridge Environmental Education Center announces science and...

The Naturalists of the Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center have announced an entertaining and educational science and nature program for children ages 3 to 5 scheduled to run on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons.

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Related Topix: Basking Ridge, NJ

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Legendary bluegrass performance with a touch of country coming to Brook Arts Center

In celebration of being placed on the New Jersey State Register of Historic Places, the Brook Arts Center, located at 10 Hamilton St., in Bound Brook, , will hold a "Night of Bluegrass & Country Music" featuring Larry Sparks and the Lonesome Ramblers on Friday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Bound Brook, NJ, Larry Sparks & the Lonesome Ramblers, Bluegrass, Larry Sparks, Ralph Stanley & the Clinch Mountain Boys

Courier News

Franklin man gets 22 years for having kilo ofa

Franklin man gets 22 years for having kilo of cocaine Roger Covil gets 22 years in prison for having kilo of cocaine at his Somerset County home Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1tBJHaH The man whom the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office wanted to be sentenced to life in prison for possessing a kilo of cocaine was ... (more)

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Related Topix: State Prisons, Prison, Middlesex County, NJ, Hillsborough, NJ

The Jersey Journal

September is local golf tournament time in Somerset County

Somerset County golfers of all ages will enjoy the Park Commission's annual opportunity to compete in tournaments scheduled to be held at county facilities.

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Related Topix: Somerset, NJ

The Jersey Journal

Regional Center Installs Driver Feedback Signs in Time for School Year

There is greater awareness of speed limits and increased pedestrian safety in the Regional Center communities of Bridgewater, Raritan, and Somerville with the recent addition of Driver Feedback Signs on key roads.

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Related Topix: Raritan, NJ, Somerville, NJ, Bridgewater, NJ

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