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Friday July 29, 2016


Blawenburg Welcomes Pastor Jeff Knol, Jamie...and Raleigh

"We have a pastor!", said Blawenburg Church's VP of Consistory David Cochran on Sunday, June 19. Reverend Jeff Knol, from the Colts Neck Reformed Church, near Freehold, guest preached that day. Following the service, Dr. Cochran convened a meeting of the congregation and it voted a unanimous approval of the Search Committee's recommendation and the church governing board's decision to extend a "call" to Reverend Knol.

Within days, the Delaware-Raritan Classis... More

A Bridge Too Far

Montgomery News Feature Story

Rocky Hill remains marooned thanks to "Gov." Christie's state-wide stop work order. Construction crews pulled 3 planks then walked away. Christie got Potomic Fever,  New Jersey got the flu. Photo©Cliff Moore

Township Officials to NJDOT: "Restart Rt. 518 Bridge Work ASAP"

Like many of our residents and businesses, Montgomery Township elected officials are concerned about the shutdown of the Route 518 bridge project over the Delaware and Raritan canal near Rocky Hill. To recap, work was begun by the New Jersey Department of Transportation in June and then... More

Ztrek Cycling Event 7/30 thru Town

Driver Awareness Advised
A charity cycling event will be passing through Montgomery the morning of Saturday, July 30th. Starting at Zarephath Church near Manville at 7 a.m., it includes five different courses, four of which will pass through Montgomery at various times between 7 a.m.... More

More Featured News Stories

Christie Continues to Hold Rocky Hill Hostage

Work Suspended on Route 518 D&R Canal Bridge
The bridge remains closed indefinitely. Traffic detours are in place.

Work on the New... More

Route 518 Bridge Work Halted by Christie Stop-Work Order

Local Officials Petitioning NJDOT; working with State Legislators


We are aware that many Montgomery residents and... More

Blawenburg Welcomes Pastor Jeff Knol, Jamie…and Raleigh

“We have a pastor!”, said Blawenburg Church’s VP of Consistory David Cochran on Sunday, June 19th. Reverend Jeff Knol, from... More

Montgomery Woman’s Club Wants You!



If you happened to be at the Montgomery Farmer’s Market on July 23 you may have

noticed a table wedged... More

3rd Quarter Tax Bills Mailing Next Week

Please be advised, Montgomery Township has received necessary tax figures from Somerset County and had prepared tax bills for the second half of... More

Christie to stop work on Rt 518 Bridge in Rocky Hill

List of New Jersey Transportation Department Projects Shutting Down
The New Jersey Department of Transportation has released a list of... More

Montgomery Rated Among Safest U.S. Cities

Montgomery Township has been ranked among the safest places in America in the latest annual ratings from Safewise.com. Montgomery is ranked #67 in... More


Registration is now open for this summer's field hockey umpiring course at Mercer County Community College. Learn how to umpire field hockey or... More