Bound Brook

Also found in: Wikipedia.

Bound Brook,

borough (1990 pop. 9,487), Somerset co., N central N.J., on the Raritan River; settled 1681, inc. 1891. Largely residential, it produces chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and dyes. During the American Revolution, George Washington maintained an outpost here, and American forces were defeated (Apr., 1777) by those of British General Cornwallis. Bound Brook suffered severe flooding in 1999.
The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia™ Copyright © 2013, Columbia University Press. Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
Kuhn, president of HouseMaster Home Inspections, a home-inspection service in Bound Brook, New Jersey.
Bound Brook, Franklin, North Plainfield, Somerset Hills, Somerville and South Bound Brook school districts, as well as the Somerset County Vocational and Technical Schools, currently participate in the Students 2 Science program.
In 1974 i was fortunate to be given a two-week individual training course by Bruce Maddock at Union Carbide's Bound Brook, N.J., development lab.
Two performances are scheduled; Friday, November 9 (at 7:30pm) and Sunday, November 11 (at 3pm) at the newly renovated Brook Arts Center, 10 Hamilton St, Bound Brook, NJ.
(HFF) announced the $ 19 million refinancing of The Middle Brook Center, a fully leased, 104,331 s/f grocery-anchored retail center in the Northern New Jersey community of Bound Brook.
Lauderdale, FL and has manufacturing locations in West Springfield, MA and Bound Brook, NJ as well as a subsidiary, Cyalume Technologies, SAS located in Aix-en-Provence, France.
She was born in Bound Brook, NJ, the daughter of the late John Howard and Jesse (Demandal) Parse, and lived in Worcester before moving to Sturbridge in 2008.
Bound Brook passes next to the former CornellDubilier Electronics facility and was contaminated with PCBs as a result of waste disposal at the facility, including releases that continued long after its closure.
Suzanne Stone, of Bethesda, Maryland, and Rabbi Jack Kramer of Bound Brook, New Jersey.
The contribution from the TD Charitable Foundation will enable RVCC to work with Bound Brook High School to implement Primed for College Success, a college-readiness project.
Michael Bender of Bound Brook, N.J., will be attending the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass.