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An Introduction to Fencing

On Wednesday, December 28 from 1 PM until 2:30 PM, the Young Adult Department of the Metuchen Public Library will present “An Introduction to Fencing.” The free workshop will include demonstrations, floor exercises and...

Winter Festival Parade 2011

It didn’t matter that it started a little late because the 58th Annual Winter Festival Parade absolutely did not disappoint! On Sunday, November 27, 2011 at about 2:30pm the speakers blared with announcements and...

Metuchen’s Hometown Holidays Weekend Guide

(This guide was designed by MetuchenLiving.com and compiled by the Borough Improvement League. The B.I.L. was founded in 1901 “To arouse and to develop among the residents of the Borough of Metuchen a deeper...

Holiday House Tour

Tour beautifully decorated area homes, enjoy complimentary seasonal refreshments, and visit an extensive Holiday Bazaar and Raffle at the Old Franklin School. Sunday, December 4, 2011 12pm to 5pm

Women Soldiers & Spies of the Civil War

Friday, November 11 · 7:30pm – 10:30pm Old Franklin School, 491 Middlesex Avenue, Metuchen, NJ Borough Improvement League Historian Trish Chambers will present a program on women who chose to become soldiers and spies...

58th Annual Winter Festival Parade

This year will be the 58th year that The Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce will be presenting the Annual Winter Festival Parade. This year’s event is scheduled for Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 2:00...

1st Annual Metuchen Halloween Parade

The snow didn’t dampen the spirits of the little tots in costumes! And boy did they come to show off their outfits. The Mario Brothers came and so did Smurfette. There was a canine...

A tasty idea spurs artistic genius

BY ENID WEISS Sentinel Correspondent via Sentinel Edison/Metuchen — In an interesting attempt to counter vandals’ scribbling graffiti on his ice cream shop alley wall, Mike Patterson has invited area school groups to claim...

Chamber Launch New Website

The Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce proudly announces the launch of their new website, one that combines two of their individual Chamber websites: the MetuchenChamber.com and the Metuchen ChamberExchange.com. The new design reflects: New...

1st Annual Halloween Parade!

The Metuchen Recreation Commission and the Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce the 1st Annual Halloween Parade! So please join us on Sunday, October 30th for some spooky fun and sweet...

Chess for kids at Metuchen library

The Metuchen Recreation Commission is sponsoring “Chess for Kids” classes 6-7 p.m. Thursday evenings, Sept. 15-Oct 13, at the Metuchen library, Library Place, Metuchen. Children ages 6 and up, beginners and advanced beginners, can...

September 12th

(Following is a sermon delivered by longtime Metuchen resident Justin H. Manley at First Presbyterian Church of Metuchen on Sept 7, 2008.) ?Good morning. Before I begin my sermon, I want to take a...

Patriot Day at Freedom Plaza Ceremony September 11th

Community members are invited to join representatives from The Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce, the Mayor and elected officials, Metuchen Police Department, Metuchen Fire Department, Metuchen EMS and members of the clergy as we...

2011 New Jersey Festival of Ballooning

We can’t believe it’s already September! Where did the summer go? Well there was the New Jersey Festival of Ballooning in nearby Readington. Hot air balloons from around the world, ascended the sky with...