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BASKING RIDGE, NJ — It's been a busy second week of February and staying on top of all the local news can be tough. No worries, we have put together the top stories of the week for the Basking Ridge area.

NJ Festival Of Ballooning Is Saved: Sponsor Secured For 2020

READINGTON, NJ — Great news for balloon lovers: The highly popular and anticipated annual New Jersey Festival of Ballooning for 2020 has been saved. A new sponsor has stepped up to allow the festival... Read more

Pastries, Muffins Stolen During Basking Ridge Cafe Burglary

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Bernards Township Police are looking for someone "who had a belly ache" and may have been involved in the burglary at a Basking Ridge Cafe. Sometime between 1:30 p.m. on... Read more

Somerville Motor Vehicle Agency Could Relocate To Address Parking

SOMERVILLE, NJ — Parking issues could bring around the demise of the Motor Vehicle Commission's only Somerset County agency in Somerville. "We have made no decision to close the existing Somerville... Read more

7 Basking Ridge Schools Make New List Of NJ's Best For 2020

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Every school in the Bernards Township School District and one private school in Basking Ridge were named on a new list compiled by Niche ranking the top schools in New Jersey at... Read more

Basking Ridge Christian Preschool Has New Director, Programs

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — The Gentle Shepherd Christian Preschool , who has been serving the Somerset Hills Community for the past 27 years, is offering new programs and a new director to help meet local... Read more

'We Are Not Closing': Wolfgang's Steakhouse In Somerville

SOMERVILLE, NJ — Despite rumors floating around on social media, Wolfgang's Steakhouse in Somerville is not closing, a restaurant employee said. "We are not closing," said Jaycie D'Angelo,... Read more

2nd Youth Mental Health First Aid Training Added In Basking Ridge

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — A second Youth Mental Health First Aid Training session has been added on March 7 after the first session filled up.Basking Ridge Presbyterian Church's Director of Youth... Read more

15 Open Jobs In Basking Ridge

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Bernards Township is hiring. A total of 15 positions are open for applications including several for summer and seasonal work. The township is advertising several full and... Read more

Winter Carnival Is Coming To Bridgewater March 1

BRIDGEWATER, NJ — Bridgewater Township and the Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center (JCC) are partnering to host the Bridgewater Winter Carnival on Sunday, March 1. The indoor carnival... Read more

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