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Friday May 27, 2016


Crawford House Fundraiser May 12 Big Success

More than 165 friends, family, and supporters recently attended the Daytop of NJ at Crawford House spring dinner at The Bedens Brook Club honoring Nick Hilton of Princeton. The event raised $145,000 for Crawford House, which is a half-way house for homeless and indigent women in early recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. The funds raised support the Crawford House program services.

Nick Hilton, a longtime supporter and volunteer for the recovery program, gave an impassioned... More

International Night at MHS

Montgomery News Feature Story

K-pop Dance group, one of 8 groups. More photos on our Facebook page! Photo©Cliff Moore

History walk and nature walk slated for canal park June 4 & 5

The Delaware & Raritan Canal Watch will hold a history walk on Saturday, June 4 and a nature walk on Sunday, June 5, both along the D&R Canal.

The Saturday walk, June 4, will explore the section of the canal between two lovely villages, Griggstown and Blackwells Mills, a distance... More

Gasior’s Furniture & Interior Design

It’s a familiar sight on Rt. 206, sitting next to the iconic spire of the Harlingen Church. Its shape bespeaks its former life as a schoolhouse, but these days everyone knows it as Gasior’s Furniture & Interior Design. In 1978, Donna and Dick Gasior bought this unique 1918... More

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Arbor Day Seed Contest Winner

Lailiana Azcuidiaz, age 15 and a ninth grader at ontgomery High School, won for the second year in a row this year's Arbor Day seed contest,... More

Farmers’ Market Starts June 4

The season for the Montgomery Farmer’s Market begins on June 4. Lorette Pruden, manager for the market, notes, “On Opening Day, the... More

Young Entrepreneurs' Club at UMS

Presentations by entrepreneurs are typical at Startup Grind meetings at Tigerlabs in Princeton. But on May 12, Ben Mathew, an eighth grade student... More

Fireworks Celebration June 30

Preparations are underway for the 2016 Montgomery Township Fireworks Extravaganza, to be held at Montgomery High School on June 30. Contributions... More

May in Montgomery Remembers Skillman Village

On May 15, the Van Harlingen Historical Society (VHHS) held a discussion about the former New Jersey State Village for Epileptics at the... More

Rocky Hill Canal Bridge Closes May 23 Through August

Somerset County announced on April 22 that the supports to the Rt. 518 Canal Bridge will be repaired, beginning on May 23.

Starting... More

Verizon Proposing "Stealth Silo" Cell Tower on River Road

In May, Verizon proposed to build a cell tower disguised as a "stealth silo" at the Staats Farm Road property next to River Road in the... More

MHS May Sports Roundup

MHS boys' tennis have been dominating so far in its season, with fifteen wins and one loss. The boys recently won the Somerset County Tournament,... More