In the Spotlight
Outstanding Women Honored
Twenty county residents are being honored as 2015 Outstanding Women in Somerset County. The recognition event, hosted by the county Commission on the Status of Women, is part of Women’s History Month.
Profiles of Positive Aging
The Office on Aging and Disability Services is seeking nominations for the sixth annual “Profiles of Positive Aging” recognition. The program honors residents age 60 and above who inspire others and bring continuity to the fabric of their communities. Nominations are due by Friday, April 3.
2015 Nomination Form
Community Box Winners Announced
Freeholder Director Mark Caliguire announced the 40 nonprofit organizations that won Community Box seats for the Somerset Patriots’ 2015 season.
List of Winners
Colon Cancer Awareness
Screenings, diet and exercise are key to preventing colon cancer. Learn more during March, which is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month.
Calendar of Tips, Hints, Information
Tax Preparation Help Available
It’s tax time! Volunteer tax counselors are ready to assist eligible Somerset County residents with their federal and state tax returns. This free program runs through April 15 and is by appointment only.
Help Us Determine Priorities
Residents are invited to take a survey to assist in determining how approximately $6.5 million in federal housing and community development grants will be used.
Important! Recycling Schedule
Recycling collections in the Canal Walk and Somerset Run developments in Franklin now are on Fridays, instead of Thursdays. Recycling pickups on 28 roads in the western portion of Hillsborough Township now are on Mondays, instead of Tuesdays.
‘BOBO Fridays’ Food Drive
The next “Buy One, Bring One” food collection to benefit the Somerset County Food Bank Network will be held April 17.
Teens Invited To Party
It’s been a long, hard winter! Youth in grades 7 to 12 are invited to enjoy a ‘Spring Fling’ Saturday, April 11. Registration is due by April 1. Seating is limited.
Free Document Shredding
Afraid of identity theft? Take advantage of 11 free upcoming document shredding events in 2015. Start collecting documents for easy, no-hassle shredding, starting April 25.
Ever wonder what should or should not be recycled? The answer can be found in the 2014 Talking Trash brochure.
‘My Somerset County’ Scrapbook &
Digital History Project
The public is invited to share photos and comments about “all things memorable” in Somerset County in an online scrapbook, which will act as an ‘insider’s look.’ Additional features are planned for the future.
About Foreclosure - First Steps
Foreclosure Fast Facts
Generalidades Sobre Ejecuciónes Hipotecarias
Rental Assistance Program
Veterans & Military Families
Photo IDs for Veterans