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SOMERSET, NJ - Did you miss any of last week’s top news stories? Click on the headlines to catch up:

People across America will now know what local residents have long known - Franklin is one of the best places to live in the United States.

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Money Magazine Puts Franklin in Top 100, Again

Have you done work in your home and you didn’t know (or weren’t quite sure) you needed a construction permit?

Construction Amnesty is Back at the Franklin Day Festival

The investigation into allegations of members of the Franklin Township Police Department abusing the practice of granting union leave to members of the Department has been closed, according to a letter dated Sept. 4 from the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office, issued by Somerset County Democrats of New Jersey. 

Franklin Township Police Department Internal Affairs Review 'Considered Closed' (UPDATE)

Alongside the perennial issues of county taxes and shared services, candidates for freeholder and sheriff debated local responses to problems shared by much of the state and nation last night at Somerville High School.

County freeholder and sheriff candidates debate local and national issues

Students and faculty at Rutgers Preparatory School packed up more than 50,000 meals to benefit non-profit Rise Against Hunger, according to a news release.

Rutgers Preparatory School partners with Rise Against Hunger

Top TAPinto headlines from nearby: 

High Levels of Fecal Bacteria Found in Lower Raritan River

Piscataway Township Approves Plans for New WaWa Location

Artist/activist Places 800-pound Opioid Spoon at J&J Headquarters

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