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Garden at Municipal Complex Dedicated to Active Duty Police

On June 29th, the Mayor, Township Committee and several officers representing the Hillsborough Township Police Department attended a dedication ceremony for the latest feature at the Municipal Complex. Hillsborough Boy Scout Jack Szwarc, from Troop 186, recently completed his Eagle Scout Project, which consisted of building a garden at the Hillsborough Township Municipal Complex to […]

Basin and Roadside Mowing Delayed Due to Weather

The Public Works Department would like to remind everyone that the rainy weather has some of the basin and roadside mowing behind schedule. Thank you for your patience as we are closer to catching up with these tasks.

Aritra Banerjee Recognized for Spelling Bee Success

At the July 9th Township Committee Meeting, the Mayor and Township Committee recognized and congratulated Aritra Banerjee for having succeeded to the elite group of finalists in the Scripps National Spelling Bee, an honor for both him and for those who have guided him. Aritra was the winner of the Auten Road Intermediate School Spelling […]

Hillsborough Remembers Former Mayor Gwiazdowski

At the start of the July 9th Township Committee Meeting, Mayor DelCore requested a moment of silence for longtime resident and former Mayor Tony Gwiazdowski, who passed away at the beginning of July. Mr. Gwiazdowski served on the Township Committee from 2002-2004 and was Mayor in 2003. During his term as Hillsborough Mayor, he received […]

Lieutenant McMahon named as Sixth Chief of Police for Hillsborough Township

Twenty-two year Veteran of the Force Promoted Hillsborough Police Department’s Lieutenant Michael Mc Mahon was named Chief of Police, effective August 1, 2019, for the Township of Hillsborough, at Tuesday’s Township Committee meeting. An official swearing-in will be held at the August 13th Committee meeting. Lieutenant McMahon joined the Hillsborough Township Police Department 22 years […]

Hometown Hero Joann McVey Honored for Saving Lives

The Mayor and Township Committee recognized Hillsborough resident Joann McVey at the July 9th Township Committee Meeting for her bravery in saving 9 individuals from a devastating fire on December 30, 2018. Ms. McVey, a tenant living in the upstairs unit of a detached garage of the Manfready residence, woke up at 12:45 am and […]

Township Completes First Phase of Road Paving

“Hillsborough Township completed the first roads in the 2019 road paving plan, ” announced Mayor Frank DelCore. The paving and striping on Clawson Drive and Riverside Drive has been completed. “We will move forward with the next set of roads in the coming weeks,” added Mayor DelCore. Additionally, he asked residents to exercise caution and […]

HBA Business Social featuring presentation by leading expert in Memory Development, Matthew Goerke

Mayor Frank DelCore welcomed the audience to the HBA Business Social held on June 27th at Royce Brook Golf Club. The social networking event was hosted by the Hillsborough Economic & Business Development Commission and the Somerset County Business Partnership and featured an informative presentation titled “Discovering Your Memory Power” given by one of America’s […]

Hillsborough Celebrates Independence Day Fireworks and Family Fun & Music Fest

“This year’s first combined Hillsborough Township Fireworks and Music Fest celebration was a great success”, Mayor Frank DelCore proudly announced. Weather didn’t stop the Hillsborough Independence Day Fireworks Celebration and Family Fun & Music from happening. The event was held on Saturday, June 29th. The event showcased local musical talent, food vendors and businesses working […]

Joanna Robison Named Hillsborough Elementary School’s Teacher of the Year

Joanna Robison, a math teacher at Hillsborough Elementary School, has received the honor of being named Hillsborough Elementary School’s Teacher of the Year for 2019 because of her outstanding level of talent and commitment to the Hillsborough School District. Ms. Robison has been a member of the Hillsborough School District faculty since 1999. She has […]

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