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April 19, 2019

As a result of an appeal won by Verizon Wireless in Somerset County Superior Court, a 123-foot cell tower will be erected at the Staats Farm property, 694 River Road, contingent upon state and regional approvals.

Photo caption: Example of a faux evergreen cell tower to...

April 17, 2019

Mike Ford, 26, is the newest member of the New York Yankees. He learned the game playing little league baseball in Montgomery, where he helped take his summer travel team to the Cal Ripken World Series when he was 12, and to the Babe Ruth World Series when he was 13.


August 25, 2018

Devoted wife, mother, and homemaker

(1948 — 2018)

Rebecca Jean Downes (nee Fitts), 70, died at home in Belle Mead on August 25, after a long and courageous fight against cancer.

Rebecca was born in Morgantown, WV and grew up there. After graduating from high school and M...

August 16, 2018

Served in the US Air Force

“The engine is the heart of an airplane but the pilot is the soul.” — Walter Raleigh


August 30, 1939 — August 16, 2018

James P. Crosson, Jr., died on August 16.

Born in 1939, he graduated from St. Joseph Univ...

August 5, 2018

Operated a daylily farm

December 28, 1932 — August 5, 2018

Ellen Epple, 85, died on August 5 in her home at Acorn Glen in Princeton surrounded by her family and her minister.

She was born in Nutley to Lucy Goldbeck Buckman Quakenbush and Martin Buckman.

Ellen owned a...

May 20, 2018

A 19-year-old Belle Mead man, a recent Montgomery High School graduate,  died after the car he was driving struck a tree on Willow Road early Saturday morning.

Chase M. Coram, 19, of the Belle Mead section of Montgomery, was driving a 2015 Toyota Scion south on Willow R...

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