Mayor Canose's Update

April 24, 2020

Boxcar Comes to Bernardsville!

Boxcar, the New Jersey based computer app company, has partnered with Gargiulo Produce to offer no contact, drive through pickup of groceries. Already well established in Madison and Cranford, Boxcar grocery is now available on Fridays, 12 to 3 p.m. in the Bernardsville Pool parking lot. Today was the first day and 70 boxes were delivered to thankful customers who conveniently drove up, popped the trunk, had their box put in the trunk by a Boxcar employee, then drove home. To learn more about the program and reserve your box for next week, go to You can also reserve a box and have it donated to the Food Pantry at St. Bernard's. After you reserve it, send an email to to let them know that it's a donation and they will have it delivered to the Food Pantry for you.

COVID-19 Update

To date, we have 51 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Bernardsville and one fatality. These are serious numbers. Please continue to follow the guidelines for social distancing so that these numbers don't keep increasing. We are grateful to so many of you who have been volunteering your time and talent to help our community through this crisis. If we all do our part, we will get through this. Stay safe and stay healthy!

The Drive-Thru test site at Raritan Valley Community College will be open on Monday, April 27, Wednesday, April 29 and Friday, May 1 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Testing is only available to residents of Somerset and Hunterdon Counties and you must a doctor's prescription and an appointment. Patients can schedule an appointment at or by calling 908-237-7150.