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Updated: SGS Players Extend ‘Lion King Jr.’ Run By One Weekend

Updated: SGS Players Extend ‘Lion King Jr.’ Run By One Weekend

Update: The Sampson G. Smith Players have extended its run of “The Lion King, Jr.” by one weeken[...]

Photo Gallery: Sri Lankans Celebrate Independence, U.N.. Admission At Cultural Center

Photo Gallery: Sri Lankans Celebrate Independence, U.N.. Admission At Cultural Center

Several hundred members of the Sri Lankan community gathered Feb. 7 at the Ukranian Orthodox Cul[...]

Somerset Patriots Re-Sign INF Greg Hopkins

Somerset Patriots Re-Sign INF Greg Hopkins

Bridgewater, NJ – The Somerset Patriots have announced the re-signing of infielder Greg Hopkins. [...]

Final Canal Walk Development Project Gets Planning Board Approval

Final Canal Walk Development Project Gets Planning Board Approval

The developer of the Canal Walk active adult community on Feb. 3 won approval for the final phas[...]

FHS Football Warrior Brandon Harrison Commits To Pace On National Signing Day

FHS Football Warrior Brandon Harrison Commits To Pace On National Signing Day

Under the watchful eyes of his mother, father and grandfather, Franklin High School football def[...]

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Three Township Residents Charged With Gun Offense In Manville

Three township residents – one a juvenile – were arrested Feb. 2 after a loaded handgun was found…

Police Arrest Three Men On Drug-Related Charges In Separate Incidents

Police Arrest Three Men On Drug-Related Charges In Separate Incidents

Three men, including one from the township, were arrested Jan 12 on drug-related charges in separate incidents, according…

Police Investigating Two Late December Shootings; No Injuries

Police Investigating Two Late December Shootings; No Injuries

Township police detectives are investigating two shootings that occurred within two weeks of each other late last month.…

Police: Tip Leads To Arrest Of Township Man With Handgun

Police: Tip Leads To Arrest Of Township Man With Handgun

A tip to the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office led to the arrest of a 20-year-old township man on a…

Dropped Cell Phone Leads Police To Man Charged With Dec. 6 Shooting

Dropped Cell Phone Leads Police To Man Charged With Dec. 6 Shooting

A dropped cell phone helped lead police to a North Brunswick man authorities allege shot another man in the…

Police Searching For Clues In Double Shooting That Left One Man In Critical Condition

Police Searching For Clues In Double Shooting That Left One Man In Critical Condition

  A 38-year-old Bridgewater man was listed in critical condition with “significant life-threatening injuries” after a double shooting…

Franklin Park Man Killed After Being Hit By Truck, Investigation Continuing

Franklin Park Man Killed After Being Hit By Truck, Investigation Continuing

Police are investigating the circumstances behind a Dec. 28 accident that killed a 59-year-old Franklin Park man. Police…

Township Police Receive Funding For Three Body Cams; Will Approach Program Slowly

Township Police Receive Funding For Three Body Cams; Will Approach Program Slowly

The township police department will receive $1,347 for the purchase of three body worn cameras under a grant program…

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10:00 am Job Fair Hosted By Assm. Joe Dan...
Job Fair Hosted By Assm. Joe Dan...
Apr 12 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Hosted by state Assemblyman Joe Danielsen, with the Middlesex County Regional Chamber of Commerce.  

Religion & Faith View all

Muslims who truly follow the teachings of their Prophet Muhammad should unite and reject terrorist “thugs” such as ISIS. That was one of the…

Sports View all

Somerset Patriots Re-Sign INF Greg Hopkins

Bridgewater, NJ – The Somerset Patriots have announced the re-signing of infielder Greg Hopkins.   “I’m definitely excited to come…

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Final Canal Walk Development Project Gets Planning Board Approval

Final Canal Walk Development Project Gets Planning Board Approval

The developer of the Canal Walk active adult community on Feb. 3 won approval for the final phase of the housing project. The…

Township To Residents: Please Be Patient About Snow Plowing

Township To Residents: Please Be Patient About Snow Plowing

Township officials have one request for residents concerned about snow plowing after the weekend storm: Please be patient. Crews from the township Department of…

Township Digs Out Of Winter Storm Jonas, Schools Closed

Township Digs Out Of Winter Storm Jonas, Schools Closed

Township residents spent Jan. 24 digging out of or playing in the average 24 inches of snow that Winter Storm Jonas dumped on…

Township Weathers Blizzard of ‘16

Township Weathers Blizzard of ‘16

There were no reported injuries in 14 automobile crashes reported Jan. 23, during the Blizzard of 2016. The storm, which began late in…

Business News View all

Village Plaza Getting A ‘New Smile,’ New Tenant

Village Plaza Getting A ‘New Smile,’ New Tenant

A “new smile” for the Village Plaza shopping center on Easton Avenue…

Unity Bank Leads All NJ Small Business Lenders

Unity Bank Donates $1,000 To Township Food Bank

Supporting Community Important For Unity Bank

Hitchner Earns CMA ‘Crew Star’ Award

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Council Rekindles ‘Green Team’ To Improve Franklin’s Environment

Council Rekindles ‘Green Team’ To Improve Franklin’s Environment

The township’s dormant “Green Team” was re-established by the Township Council…

Park Commission Launches School Field Trip Program

Battery Backups For Solar Cells Topic Of Environmental Commission Talk

Township Woman Among Master Gardener Award Winners

Halloween Happenings at The EEC