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In Your Opinion: Thanks To Organizer, Participants In Vigil Against Hate

In Your Opinion: Thanks To Organizer, Participants In Vigil Against Hate

By Barbara Cuthbert, Griggstown. Thank you to Dr. Alex Kharazi of Franklin Township’s Interfaith [...]

Video Story: MacAfee Road PTO Holds Solar Eclipse Viewing Party

Video Story: MacAfee Road PTO Holds Solar Eclipse Viewing Party

The MacAfee Road School PTO threw a little viewing party for the solar eclipse on Aug. 21 on the sch[...]

'Suicidal' Somerville Man Taken From Township Motel

'Suicidal' Somerville Man Taken From Township Motel

A 26-year-old Somerville man was arrested on an outstanding warrant after he was found unresponsive [...]

Eight-Run First Leads Revs Past Somerset 11-2

Eight-Run First Leads Revs Past Somerset 11-2

York, Penn. -  An eight-run first inning led the York Revolution (25-19, 53-61) to an 11-2 victory o[...]

Hundreds Gather At St. Matthias For Vigil Against Hate

Hundreds Gather At St. Matthias For Vigil Against Hate

Nearly 700 people assembled at St. Matthias Church Aug. 20 for a community vigil against hate, organ[...]

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‘Suicidal’ Somerville Man Taken From Township Motel

A 26-year-old Somerville man was arrested on an outstanding warrant after he was found unresponsive in a township motel room…

Motorcyclist Injured After Collision With RWJUH Ambulance

Motorcyclist Injured After Collision With RWJUH Ambulance

A 47-year-old township man suffered a head injury and broken arm Aug. 17 after his motorcycle collided with an ambulance…

Police Log: Aug. 8 – 14, 2017

Police Log: Aug. 8 – 14, 2017

Aug. 8 Michael Laing of Franklin Park was cited for improper passing after his car struck one on Jacques Lane…

Township-Based Cardiologist Admits To Defrauding Veterans Administration

Township-Based Cardiologist Admits To Defrauding Veterans Administration

A township-based cardiologist faces 10 years in prison and more than $700,000 in restitution and settlements after pleading guilty to…

Home Burglary Nets More Than $24,000 In Jewelry, Clothing

Home Burglary Nets More Than $24,000 In Jewelry, Clothing

More than $24,000 worth of jewelry and other items were stolen from a Kingsberry Drive home on Aug. 8, police…

Police Log: Aug. 1 – 9, 2017

Police Log: Aug. 1 – 9, 2017

Aug. 1 The hood on a car parked on Reeve Street was damaged. Cars driven by Myra Chanez and Monica…

Updated: Man In Serious Condition After Being Struck By Car On Easton Avenue

Updated: Man In Serious Condition After Being Struck By Car On Easton Avenue

Update: Police have identified the injured man as Patrick McDonald, 71, of New Brunswick. McDonald suffered a non-life-threatening head injury,…

Police Log: July 23 – 31, 2017

Police Log: July 23 – 31, 2017

July 25 Brianna Jones of Mt. Laurel was driving down Canal Road when an approaching car veered over the double-yellow…

Police Log: July 18 – 22, 2017

Police Log: July 18 – 22, 2017

July 18 Antonio Goes of Linden was cited for careless driving after the truck he was driving struck three other…

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Aug
26
Sat
10:00 am Township Farmer’s Market
Township Farmer’s Market
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Produce and other products from township farmers. Market will be held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays through the summer, with the final one for the year being held at Franklin Day in Colonial[...]
2:00 pm Week of the People
Week of the People
Aug 26 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
You are invited to participate in Week of the People 2017! Week of the People focuses on “Community in Unity”, and endeavors to bring about positive change by bringing families together before the start of[...]
Sep
2
Sat
10:00 am Township Farmer’s Market
Township Farmer’s Market
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Produce and other products from township farmers. Market will be held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays through the summer, with the final one for the year being held at Franklin Day in Colonial[...]
Sep
9
Sat
10:00 am Township Farmer’s Market
Township Farmer’s Market
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Produce and other products from township farmers. Market will be held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays through the summer, with the final one for the year being held at Franklin Day in Colonial[...]
Sep
16
Sat
10:00 am Township Farmer’s Market
Township Farmer’s Market
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Produce and other products from township farmers. Market will be held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays through the summer, with the final one for the year being held at Franklin Day in Colonial[...]

Religion & Faith View all

A vigil to “reaffirm our commitment for unity and solidarity” is planned for 8 p.m. Aug. 20 at St. Matthias Church. The vigil is being…

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Eight-Run First Leads Revs Past Somerset 11-2

York, Penn. –  An eight-run first inning led the York Revolution (25-19, 53-61) to an 11-2 victory over the Somerset Patriots (20-23,…

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Township Ranks Second In Number Of Pending SomCo Immigration Cases

Township Ranks Second In Number Of Pending SomCo Immigration Cases

Franklin Township has the second-highest number of pending immigration cases in Somerset County, according to data gathered by a national information clearinghouse. There are a…

Rep. Watson Coleman To Co-Sponsor Resolution To Censure, Condemn, Trump

Rep. Watson Coleman To Co-Sponsor Resolution To Censure, Condemn, Trump

U.S. Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman will join two of her colleagues in the House of Representatives in introducing a resolution to censure and condemn Pres.…

‘Coffee With A Cop’ Program In Planning Stages

‘Coffee With A Cop’ Program In Planning Stages

Township police officials are hoping to roll out their “Coffee With A Cop” program next month. Det. Sean Hebbon, who heads the department’s Community Policing…

Ambulance Parking, Church Sign and Parking Lot Applications Approved By Zoning Board

Ambulance Parking, Church Sign and Parking Lot Applications Approved By Zoning Board

Application approvals for two houses of worship were among the actions taken Aug. 3 by the Zoning Board of Adjustment. The board approved an application…