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Monday July 6, 2015


Aparna Kumar Receives Fulbright Award

Aparna Kumar of the University of California, Los Angeles, MHS 2006, has been offered a Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant to India in Art & Architectural History, the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board announced recently.

Kumar is one of over 1,900 U.S. citizens who will travel abroad for the 2015-2016 academic year through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. Recipients of Fulbright grants are selected on the basis of... More

Rocky Hill's 125 Anniversary Celebration June 27

Montgomery News Feature Story

125 Years as the Borough of Rocky Hill. More photos on our Facebook page! Photo©Cliff Moore

July Recycling Holiday Schedule, ‘First Saturday of the Month’ Drop-off

Recycling Pick-up Date Adjusted for Independence Day Holiday

BRIDGEWATER - The Somerset County Recycling Center, located at 40 Polhemus Lane, will be closed Friday, July 3, in observance of Independence Day.

Curbside pickup for residents of North Plainfield and Green Brook will be... More

MHS Athlete of the Month - Allison Herring

The adage that it's not how you start, but rather how you finish, holds so true for Allison Herring. After her freshman year at MHS, she claims she was "left in the dust," in dire need of a complete swing overhaul. "I had to relearn my golf swing," recalls the four-year... More

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Gibraltar Rock Quarry Gets In Line with DEP Process

Following an application and swift board approval back on March 2 for Gibraltar Rock to expand its quarry operation in the Sourland Mountains in... More

2014-15 MHS Sports Year in Review

Last August, who could have predicted that MHS varsity sports teams would go an unprecedented 256-148-5 for the year? In most of the 409 total... More

Sticks and Stones Cultivates Creativity and Learning

A small place dedicated to play and imagination has children (and their adults) dreaming big. Sticks and Stones opened in Hopewell in spring 2013... More

School Board Takes the Heat, Michaelson's Lament

The Montgomery School Board, which spent the last few weeks of the school year in turmoil with issues cropping up left and right, had a chance to... More

3rd Annual Gunnery Sergeant John Basilone Bowl game June 25

Marine Corps Recruiting Station New Jersey and the
Somerset County Coaches Association will host the 3rd Annual Gunnery
Sergeant John... More

MHS Seniors Awarded Scholarships

On June 4, Montgomery High School (MHS) recognized members of the Class of 2015 at Senior Scholarship Night. Students were cited for their... More

Scrapbooking with Grandchildren June 29

Scrapbooking with Grandchildren

MONTGOMERY - Somerset County Freeholder Brian D. Levine, human services liaison, invites residents age 60... More

Report From Rocky Hill - July/August 2015

Is a used car dealership compatible with the Historic District? This question arose at the June 1 Borough Council meeting. Several used cars with... More