Category: Events

Metuchen 2011 Fireworks

Thanks to the generosity of Metuchen Savings Bank, a proud member of the Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce, the Borough lit up the sky with a New Year’s Eve Fireworks Extravaganza at midnight in...

‘Snowy’ day in Metuchen

Here in Metuchen, ‘snowy’ would be a huge understatement. Residents are reporting 2 to 3 feet of snow fell on the Brainy Borough. In the end, parts of New Jersey saw historic snow totals,...

Winter Festival Parade

On Sunday, November 28, Main Street Metuchen was teeming with excited kids both young and old for the 57th Annual Winter Festival Parade. The theme of this year’s fun-filled family event parade is “Sounds...

Metuchen Flag Football

Dan Misdea is a Metuchen resident and businessman who years ago was saddened to discover that local kids weren’t throwing the football in their yard as much as they used to. This sad realization...

Metuchen Little League 2010

2010 was a wonderful season for the Little League in Metuchen. We at MetuchenLiving had a blast this past summer going to games and cheering on the kids for that last bat, that last...

Christmas Parade

The Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce proudly presents the 57th Annual Winter Festival Parade. This year’s theme is “Sounds of the Season”. The event is scheduled for Sunday, November 28, 2010, at 2:00 p.m....

Trick or Treat Metuchen

Fall Scenes And so the leaves are falling and the roads of Metuchen welcomed the rush of children young and old. As early as 3pm, children donned their costumes Sunday to elicit frights and...

Scarecrows on Display

Scarecrows on Main October 29th – November 22nd [button link=”http://www.metuchenchamberexchange.com/scarecrow.html” type=”big” color=”green”]CLICK HERE TO VOTE[/button] The Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to present ”Scarecrows on Main”. Beginning on October 29th, Main Street...

Metuchen: A Visitor’s View

Metuchen welcomes visitors with charm and old-fashioned service By Jack Goldenberg – I decided to visit Metuchen, NJ on a whim. Actually, it was a Honda, the whim was in the shop. I had...

PREVIEW: Scarecrows on Main

The Metuchen Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to present their newest event in downtown Metuchen…..”Scarecrows on Main”. Beginning on October 29th, Main Street Metuchen will host a crazy display of scarecrows. Chamber Members...

Alliance Studio Tour

Metuchen Artisans Alliance invites you to the Alliance Studio Tour on Saturday, October 16, 2010 from 2 to 5pm beginning at the Old Franklin School 491 Middlesex Avenue. There will be a digital presentation...

Metuchen Time Portals Part II

Quite a number of people have commented and emailed us on how much they enjoyed viewing our first Metuchen Time Portals series. Believe us when we say we thoroughly enjoyed hanging out in Main...

Countries of the World

Thousands of visitors filled the four-block area on Main Street and adjoining streets enjoying the international variety of cuisines served up by different organizations at the 47th Annual Metuchen Country Fair, Saturday October 2,...

Jazz in Metuchen

Big thanks to Steve Kaplan and the Metuchen Cultural Arts Commission for sponsoring this Jazz fest featuring volcalists Vida Allworthy & Steve Kaplan’s Occasional Trio and Mary Foster Conklin with Art Lillard’s On-Time Band....

2010 Janice Garbolino Memorial 5K Run

For more than 25 years, Janice served as the Health and Fitness Director at the Metuchen Branch YMCA. Through her years of service, Janice touched many people. With a kind word or a challenging...

National POW/MIA Recognition Day

Observances of National POW/MIA Recognition Day are held across the country on military installations, ships at sea, state capitols, schools and veterans’ facilities. It is traditionally observed on the third Friday in September each...

Patriots Day Candlelight Observance

On Saturday, September 11, 2010 at 7:05pm, the Metuchen community came together for a Candlelight Ceremony in observance of Patriot Day at Freedom Plaza. The heartfelt ceremony was be led by representatives of the...

The Spidermonkeys

Metuchen Rocks! Metuchen’s free outdoor summer concert series concluded Metuchen’s summer with a dance party and fireworks on Sunday, September 5th. The Spidermonkeys brought their eclectic mix of classic rock, blues, country, plus their...

Fireworks!

There are ten things to remember when shooting fireworks. 1. Use a tripod; 2. Remote release; 3. Frame your shot; 4. Mind your focal length; 5. Aperture; 6. Shutter speed; 7. ISO; 8. Don’t...

Car Cruise Nights’ Finish Line

The 2010 Metuchen Car Cruise Nights came to a close Thursday September 1. Big Thank You to Chick-fil-A of Menlo Park Mall, Reydel Volkswagen, Precision Motorsports, and St. Joseph High School who have signed...