Somerset County

“Somerset county is located in north New Jersey. Somerset county has 301.81 square miles of land area and 3.04 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Somerset county population is 323,444, which has grown 8.72% since 2000.” USA.com

George J. VillarWarren Township Schools  WARREN — The Warren Township Board of Education has named George J. Villar the new principal of Warren Middle School. Villar will replace Robert Comba, who is retiring after more than two decades with Warren Township Schools. Villar received a bachelor’s …

EAST BRUNSWICK –The Hillsborough High School senior prom was held at the East Brunswick Hilton. Prom season is in full swing and NJ.com is capturing the moments for many New Jersey high schools. Check back at nj.com/someret for other local high school prom coverage in the coming …

Somerville High School held its 2017 senior prom at the Hyatt Regency in New Brunswick on Friday. Students began arriving at 6 p.m. Check back at nj.com/somerset for other local high school prom coverage. And be sure to check out our complete prom coverage at nj.com/prom. …

On a glorious Friday night, Bridgewater-Raritan High School held its 2017 senior prom at The Skylands at Randolph. Students began arriving at 6:30 p.m. and they began dancing the night away at 7:30 p.m. Check back at nj.com/somerset for other local high school prom coverage. …

CLINTON — Attendants at the Riverside Service Station in Clinton posed for this advertising photo in the 1930s. An article by John Leinhard on the University of Houston website notes that “Gas stations (in the 1930s) offered uniformed attendants; advertising told us they were good friends …

SOMERVILLE – Alexis Sajewski, a senior at Somerville High School, has won the Tour of Somerville T-shirt design contest. Alexis Sajewski Middle Earth, a local nonprofit organization, holds an annual contest seeking to find a design that will be featured on the official event T-shirt for the …

HILLSBOROUGH – A pair of teens suffered serious injuries in an ATV crash Wednesday evening and had to be flown to a local hospital, Lt. Charles Boyle, township police spokesman, said Thursday. Frank McCarter and Kayla McKeever, both 19, were transported to Robert Wood Johnson …

HILLSBOROUGH – A garage sustained serious damage in a fire on Thursday morning at a Matthew Road residence. The fire was reported shortly after 7:30 a.m. and upgraded to a two-alarm fire about 30 minutes later, according to those at the scene. The two-car attached garage …

BERNARDS – A district student’s death was the result of the “choking game” Superintendent of Schools Nick Markarian told parents in a letter earlier this week. Also known as “space monkey,” the “fainting game” and “flatliner,” the activity involves children – either alone or with others …

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