People, Events & Places in the Brainy Borough

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Junebug Week #2

Here’s what we saw last Friday – Junebug Night #2. One of the highlight in this year’s Junebug is the window gallery competition. Businesses host a series of storefront window displays that showcase established...

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Junebug 2015 Opening Night

The annual Metuchen Junebug Artfest opened Friday June 5th to a large crowd up and down Main Street! Officially opening the Art Festival was the unveiling of this year’s Annual Junebug Sculpture by local...

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88th Memorial Day Parade 2015

“Land of the Free. Home of the Brave” – The 88th Annual Memorial Day Parade On Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, 2015 at 10:00am the Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce honored the country’s military...

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Mud making Magic: A Community Mural Project

It’s almost done! And it’s beautiful already! Titled “SUMMER”. The first phase of Mud Making Magic, Metuchen’s Community Mural Project was installed Wednesday, May 27. The mural is located on exterior of the storage...

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Metuchen Cruise Night 2015

Motors are running, oldies are playing and families are enjoying both. Cruise Nights offer the opportunity for a stroll down Main Street while viewing the art, muscle and uniqueness of antique, collectible and performance...

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Happy Easter 2015!

There goes Peter Cottontail for Metuchen’s Annual Spring Egg Hunt! Metuchen Recreation Commission Annual on March 28th once again rolled out the colored plastic eggs on Myrtle Field to the delight of everyone, young...

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CoderDojo Metuchen

CoderDojo is a global network of free, volunteer-led, independent, community based programming clubs for young people. These young people, between 7 and 17, learn how to code, develop websites, apps, programs, games and explore...

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3rd Annual Brainy Borough Chili Challenge

The Chili Challenge is one of Metuchen’s popular scholarship fundraiser. Sampling more than a dozen different local chilis and voting for their favorites. Prizes awarded for “People’s Choice” and “Judge’s Choice.” Proceeds benefit the...

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61st Annual Winter Festival Parade

The 61st Annual Winter Festival Parade was held on November 30th at 2 PM. The parade started at Edgar School and proceeded down Main Street to New Street and then to the Senior Center...

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Family Reading Night 2014

It’s back! This year’s theme of Hometown Heroes provided once again, Live music, crafts, face painting, a professional photographer, refreshments and book swapping. Family Reading Night on Friday, October 24, lit up the Campbell...