Did you know?
- Somerset County was created in 1688.
- Basking Ridge got its first post office in 1802.
- Public education arrived in Bernards Township when local School
Districts were established in 1853.
- The first newspaper was printed in Bernards Township in 1870.
- Liberty Corner Fire Company was incorporated in 1910.
- South Maple Avenue became one of the first paved roads in New
Jersey in 1928.
- The Somerset Hill YMCA was established in 1951.
- Bernards Township celebrated its 200th anniversary in 1960.
- Grand Union was the first store to open at Lyons Mall in 1970.
- The US Golf Association located in Liberty Corner in 1972.
- Somerset County celebrated its 300th anniversary in 1988.