FEATURED EVENTS

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...

Local Boys Join Scout Jamboree

Boy Scouts and their supporters descended on the greater Washington, D.C., area for almost two weeks in late July to celebrate 100 years of scouting at the National Boy Scout Jamboree. Nine local Boy...

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...

Main Street to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue

It’s understandable people who live in Metuchen love the town. But there’s nothing like a road trip after all the local activities Metuchen had to offer this Summer. We often elaborate on the fact...