10/8 Hometown Harvest Fair

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Save the Date! The Hometown Harvest Fair is on October 8, 2016 as the charming, tree-lined streets of our historic Business District set the stage for a great day in our community. go to hightstownfair.org for more info Looking forward to seeing you at the fair in 2016!!!

Hightstown’s historic preservation commission to bestow ‘Steward of Hightstown History’ award

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By Nicole Mulvaney | Times of Trenton on February 28, 2015 at 7:32 AM, updated February 28, 2015 at 7:33 AM For the first time, Hightstown’s historic preservation commission is seeking to bestow an award to a homeowner demonstrating a long-term commitment to preservation through maintenance, restoration or rehabilitation of their property. “We want to just really make a point of thanking people for what they’re doing to their homes to really spruce them up, renovate them and bring them back or close to their original glory and reinforce the historic character of Hightstown,” commission chair Rick Pratt said. The idea of granting a Steward of Hightstown History award has been discussed for about four…

Hightstown seeks to become ‘Classic Town,’ joining Bordentown City and other N.J., Pa. towns

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By Nicole Mulvaney | Times of Trenton on March 02, 2015 at 7:42 PM, updated March 02, 2015 at 8:12 PM The borough is enlisting help from the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission to promote Hightstown as a place residents are proud to call home. Hightstown’s historic preservation commission is proposing the borough apply to become a “Classic Town,” described by the planning commission as one rich in history and business, recreational and entertainment opportunities. The borough’s commission would compile information for the group to use mainly for marketing purposes, but also as a way to attract new developers to an older town just over a square mile in size, Cilurso said. “It’s sort of…

2014 Window Decorating Contest

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Thank you to everyone for a great community building event! And thank you to all of the talented artists that played a part in this wonderful evening! Happy Holidays!! Students who painted the top three windows will receive gift certificates to Michaels to further their artistic talents. First place ($100 gift card) • Joe Varo – 1016 Second place (50)  • Manninos – 66 Third place (25) • Island Grill – 48

9/11Hightstown Triathlon

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The Hightstown Triathlon is a sprint triathlon in Central Jersey. Come take a splash in Peddie Lake – and run and ride through downtown Hightstown. Proceeds go towards the Parks and Recreation Commission. Hightstown Triathlon on Facebook