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   Despite some stormy weather, Roosevelt residents celebrated Independence Day in style.

Around 100 people attended the Fourth of July Celebration in Roosevelt, according to officials. The celebration kicked off at 10 a.m. with a pet show followed by a parade at 11 a.m. and a barbecue and a variety of games starting at noon.


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Plumsted firefighters, EMTs make first heroin overdose save using Narcan
Township firefighters and emergency medical technicians successfully tested their training on Narcan by reviving a victim of a drug overdose with the antidote. Read more...
ROBBINSVILLE: Calm Waters aims to promote healing
There's a new serene spot in town where area residents are learning to be mindful and consciously healthy. Read more...
PLUMSTED: Fireworks and festivities attract hundreds to New Egypt High School
The Independence Day celebration in New Egypt is a whole lot more than just fireworks. Read more...

Sports

ROBBINSVILLE: Scott helps East to Sunshine Football Classic win
EWING - Chad Scott was happy to get one more opportunity to represent Robbinsville High School on the football field. Read more...
ROBBINSVILLE: Softball captures District 12 title
Past Robbinsville Little League girls 12-year-old all-star softball teams have had to live up to some high standards. Read more...

Opinions

STATE WE'RE IN: Biologist subject for filmmaker
Tyler Christensen failed high school biology. Read more...
STATE WE'RE IN: Do your part for Clean Beaches Week
It's no coincidence National Clean Beaches Week, July 1-7, falls during the first big vacation week of summer when thousands of families are putting their toes in the sand and ocean. Read more...
STATE WE'RE IN: Act now for clean air, water, health and life
''Right now, we are on track to become the first state in the union to run out of open space. I love New Jersey being first in a lot of things, but that's not where we want to be.'' Read more...

Your Views


Lifestyle

CALENDAR: JULY 10
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Arts and Entertainment

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Wednesdays Free Acoustic Open Mic Night and Poetry at Star Subs and Caf Read more...
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CALENDAR: JUNE 26
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Business

BUSINESS HIGHLIGHTS: Waiters' Race returns to Palmer Square in July
Fun surprises I grew up in a little fishing village on the tip of Long Island, except when tourist season came, when it seemed more like it was a part of the sixth borough of New York City. Anyway, I admit that I'm a seafood snob. Fresh fish to me means you go to the dock and buy it off the boat. So nobody was more shocked than me when I found myself having the best grilled tuna sandwich, ever, at Blue Point Grill on Nassau Street in Princeton. It was terrific. So, of course, I stopped into their fish market next store afterwards. It is full of fresh seafood like I remember as a kid and it also has some very unexpected surprises, like fresh local produce. Blue Point Grill is at 258 Nassau St. in Princeton. Read more...
BUSINESS HIGHLIGHTS: Freeman named CEO at RWJ University Hospital
Congrats Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton recently announced the appointment of Richard Freeman as president and CEO. Read more...
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Your Health

Central Jersey Health: Transformations Physicians Weight Management helps patients achieve their wellness goals
Dr. Kathleen Hickey is the area expert in nutrition and weight loss medicine. She is board certified in both Emergency and Obesity Medicine and holds a Master's Degree in Nutrition. This year, she is being honored by New Jersey Monthly Magazine as one of the Top Docs in New Jersey. Her practice is the most comprehensive for medical weight management in central New Jersey. It started as a single office in Hillsborough in 2009, and recently expanded to a second office in Princeton's Forrestal Village. They employ state-of-the-art equipment to help patients who are struggling with their weight or just seeking to improve their body composition. Read more...
Central Jersey Health: Hospital wellness centers offers fitness, fun
In an effort to focus on the wellness of the community, area hospitals have fitness centers designed specifically for their patients and those for the general public. Read more...
Central Jersey Health: Tooth Fairy Family Dental combines compassion with latest technology
''There is happiness in a healthy smile. Let Tooth Fairy Family Dental give you something to smile about'' Read more...

Your Home

YOUR HOME: Easy ways to freshen up the patio for summer fun
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YOUR HOME: Getting the fireplace ready for a safe season
As temperatures drop and thoughts of crackling fires beckon, Patt and Gary Severson of Ashes-Up Up and Away Chimney Service have this cautionary tip for you: Read more...
YOUR HOME: Dreaming of gazebos and Captain Von Trapp
Ever since I watched ''The Sound of Music'' - you know the scene, where the dreamy and worldly Captain von Trapp (Christopher Plummer) and shy and lovely Maria (Julie Andrews) profess their love for each other with a song and a kiss - I've thought gazebos were the most romantic thing on earth. Read more...


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