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Wednesday November 25, 2015


Rockingham Tours Dec 13

The yuletide celebrations that are familiar today would have seemed strange during much of our history. Banned or ignored in parts of the country, Christmas developed as a holiday over centuries, as immigrants brought their customs here and Americans added to them.

On Sunday, December 13, from 11:00 – 4:00 Rockingham’s annual candlelight holiday tours will highlight the evolution of the season’s traditions by showing how Christmas was celebrated... More

Long Shadows

Montgomery News Feature Story

An anonymous dogwalker was caught in the late afternoon light at the Greenacres Park in Rocky Hill in mid-November. Photo©Cliff Moore


Princeton, NJ — November 25, 2015 — After many years of planning and construction, SAVE will be moving to its new administrative headquarters and shelter facility in Montgomery the week of November 30. And on Friday, December 4, at 3:30 p.m., SAVE is holding a ribbon cutting... More


Come enjoy some music to get you into the holiday spirit! The Jersey Harmony Chorus will present their show, “Hear the Jingle”, a Holiday Harmony Dessert Show, on Friday, December 11, 2015, at 7:30 p.m. The show will feature popular holiday songs sung in 4-part harmony, along with... More

More Featured News Stories

Princeton Pro Musica presents Bach's Christmas Oratorio

On Saturday, December 19, 2015 at 8:00pm, Princeton Pro Musica, led by Ryan James Brandau, will celebrate the upcoming holiday season with a... More

Transco Pipeline Work Near Completion - Construction hours cut by Nov 23

After years of turbulent debates in Princeton and other areas with opposition to its pipeline project, Transco Williams pushed on with a major... More

Township Fire Co Ends Covert Drive Dispute

The Monday, November 2 meeting of Montgomery Township's planning board featured a surprise resolution to a conflict over the parking lot off ... More

Library Celebrates 10th Food & Wine Fundraiser

The Mary Jacobs Library (MJL) went full circle, back to France, for its tenth annual fundraiser. Over 200 people attended the sold out event,... More

Sharing a Lifelong Love of Birds

Birds have always intrigued Brad Merritt of Rocky Hill. Since he graduated from college 40 years ago, he has been sharing his passion with others... More

DoughMain Helps Children Learn Financial Literacy

The financial crisis of 2008 and its aftermath brought to light the dangers of out of control spending and debt. Ken Damato of Montgomery is on a... More

SAVE Moves To New Home in Skillman

The animals and caretakers of SAVE, A Friend to Homeless Animals, will be moving into their new home adjacent to the restored Van Zandt mansion... More

MHS Athlete of the Month - Ajay Sarathy

As a junior and captain of the Montgomery High School Boys' Cross-Country team, Ajay Sarathy leads the runners while also contributing his own... More