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Central Jersey Daily Rundown, Sunday, Dec. 15
News 19 hours ago
Central Jersey Daily Rundown, Sunday, Dec. 15

The Far Hills Race Meeting Association and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset's Community Health Partnership recently awarded $150...

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200 affordable units completed in Essex
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200 affordable units completed in Essex

NEWARK - A ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday marked the completion of the major rehabilitation of a decades-old building with 200 apartments...

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Thomas Edison EnergySmart Charter School wins three awards
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Thomas Edison EnergySmart Charter School wins three awards

For the first time in its history, Thomas Edison EnergySmart Charter School won the top three awards at the VEX IQ Robotics competition. Star...

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First phase of multibillion-dollar NJ waterfront project by Garden State Parkway approved
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First phase of multibillion-dollar NJ waterfront project by Garden State Parkway approved

SAYREVILLE - Riverton, the massive development on the Raritan River by the Garden State Parkway, took a step closer to becoming a reality when the...

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Bridgewater planning board approves Center of Excellence redevelopment project
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Bridgewater planning board approves Center of Excellence redevelopment project

BRIDGEWATER - After 44 people, including the mayor-elect, spoke out against the proposed Center of Excellence project, the planning board voted on...

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Somerset Plaza Shopping Center in Franklin under new management
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Somerset Plaza Shopping Center in Franklin under new management

FRANKLIN (Somerset) - The 67,500-square-foot Somerset Plaza Shopping Center in the Franklin Park section of the township is under new management....

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Paper or plastic? How about neither, as New Jersey moves closer to bag ban
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Paper or plastic? How about neither, as New Jersey moves closer to bag ban

Supporters and opponents of a much-debated bill that would place restrictions on a wide array of everyday plastic products agree on one thing: New...

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96 age-restricted units proposed for Route 206
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96 age-restricted units proposed for Route 206

MONTGOMERY - The township planning board will hold a hearing later this month on a proposal to build an age-restricted development on Route 206 and...

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Piscataway names operator of new community center
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Piscataway names operator of new community center

PISCATAWAY - The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge & South Amboy (MEWSA) has been selected to manage and operate the new $32 million Piscataway...

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Hearing set for $2.5 billion NJ waterfront development project by Garden State Parkway
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Hearing set for $2.5 billion NJ waterfront development project by Garden State Parkway

SAYREVILLE - A public hearing on the first phase of Riverton, which includes Bass Pro Shops, a hotel, bowling alley, movie theater, other stores...

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NJ Transit-oriented mixed-use development in Plainfield breaks ground
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NJ Transit-oriented mixed-use development in Plainfield breaks ground

PLAINFIELD - Netherwood Flats, a mixed-use development at 829 South Ave., recently broke ground in the wake of several other transit-oriented...

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Pupcakes and Pawstries 'barkery' opens at Somerville Circle
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Pupcakes and Pawstries 'barkery' opens at Somerville Circle

BRIDGEWATER - The Somerset Shopping Center is going to the dogs. Pupcakes and Pawstries Barkery and Shoppe recently celebrated its grand opening at...

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Mixed-use project proposed for Hess-Woodbridge redevelopment site
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Mixed-use project proposed for Hess-Woodbridge redevelopment site

WOODBRIDGE - The township Planning Board will hearing an application on Wednesday to build 376 apartments at Main Street and Mutton Hollow Road. R...

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North Brunswick Zoning Board hearing on proposed QuickChek plan postponed
News 2 weeks ago
North Brunswick Zoning Board hearing on proposed QuickChek plan postponed

NORTH BRUNSWICK - A hearing on an application to construct a third QuickChek in the township has been postponed, while residents in the area hope...

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Center of Excellence decision expected in December
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Center of Excellence decision expected in December

BRIDGEWATER - The township planning board may vote next month whether to approve the controversial Center of Excellence project on Route 202-206....

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Life Time Work will combine work, fitness in Somerset Corporate Center
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Life Time Work will combine work, fitness in Somerset Corporate Center

BRIDGEWATER - Millennials concentrate on two parts of their lives - work and fitness. By next spring, the two goals will come together when Life...

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Maximize your savings by shopping these bargains
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Maximize your savings by shopping these bargains

If you're flying for the holidays, you will most likely have to walk through enticing, brightly lit duty-free shops. Should you stop and make a...

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Bernardsville considers downtown redevelopment
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Bernardsville considers downtown redevelopment

BERNARDSVILLE - The borough may be jumping on the downtown redevelopment bandwagon with other Central Jersey towns. The borough's planning board...

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Franklin Food Bank offers clients a grocery store experience
News 3 weeks ago
Franklin Food Bank offers clients a grocery store experience

The Franklin Food Bank has made big changes in the past year in both location and operations, all in an effort to remain on the front line of...

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Public hearing set on Route 22 redevelopment area
News 3 weeks ago
Public hearing set on Route 22 redevelopment area

READINGTON - The township planning board will hold a public hearing next month to determine if an area on Route 22 and Mullen Road targeted for...

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NJ Transit creates real estate chief role to generate revenue through holdings
News 3 weeks ago
NJ Transit creates real estate chief role to generate revenue through holdings

NJ Transit has hired a chief of real estate to increase revenue outside of fares for the agency. Carmen Taveras, who started the new job Monday,...

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Scotch Plains approves redevelopment plan for Lidl to replace Snuffy's
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Scotch Plains approves redevelopment plan for Lidl to replace Snuffy's

SCOTCH PLAINS - The township may have its first downtown grocery store in decades after the township council approved a redevelopment plan last...

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UPS Store to open on George Street in New Brunswick
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UPS Store to open on George Street in New Brunswick

NEW BRUNSWICK - Parth Patel was scouting sites for a UPS Store franchise earlier this year when something clicked. "'Hey, this is a nice location;...

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Bridgewater mayor-elect proposes public advocate for development issues
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Bridgewater mayor-elect proposes public advocate for development issues

BRIDGEWATER - Mayor-elect Matt Moench, unsuccessful in his attempt to stop the hearing on the controversial Center of Excellence application on...

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Bridgewater's Center of Excellence hearing inches toward conclusion
News 1 month ago
Bridgewater's Center of Excellence hearing inches toward conclusion

BRIDGEWATER - The public hearing on the controversial Center of Excellence proposal is inching toward a conclusion, with Tuesday's session focusing...

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Walmart Supercenter opens in Linden
News 1 month ago
Walmart Supercenter opens in Linden

LINDEN - City plans to redevelop the 42-acre General Motors site got a boost on Wednesday when a flagship Walmart Supercenter opened with a...

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Plainfield approves apartments, retail near NJ Transit Netherwood station
News 1 month ago
Plainfield approves apartments, retail near NJ Transit Netherwood station

PLAINFIELD - The city has approved a transit-oriented multi-use project that will bring 18 apartments, a bakery, cafe and other retail to Cleveland...

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18 acres preserved in Raritan Township
News 1 month ago
18 acres preserved in Raritan Township

Last month, the New Jersey Conservation Foundation and its partners preserved 18 acres of woodlands and farm fields from Ellen and Mark Hollenback...

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96 locations closing, $250M in financing landed
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96 locations closing, $250M in financing landed

The company that owns Sears and Kmart plans to close more than one-third of its remaining large-format stores as the beleaguered chains continue...

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Branchburg approves new commercial zone on Route 202, housing on Route 22
News 1 month ago
Branchburg approves new commercial zone on Route 202, housing on Route 22

BRANCHBURG - The township has re-zoned property near an affordable housing project at the intersection of Route 202 and Old York Road to allow for...

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