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

Thousands of residents from here and surrounding towns gathered for Franklin's Independence Day Celebration at the Franklin Township Municipal Complex, Wednesday evening. 

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Fireworks Display at Independence Day Celebration (VIDEO)

Yesterday was the first day of the Somerset County Prosecutor's office takeover of the Franklin Township Police Department after the council unanimously voted to approve the measure during its June 11 regular meeting. 

Franklin Township Police Department Takeover by Prosecutor's Office has Begun

TAPinto "Spotlight on Business" features local businesses and their owners who are vested in the community at large.

TAPinto Business Spotlight on Punta Cana Grill

The Franklin High School Class of 2019 was honored at graduation ceremonies Friday afternoon. On Warriors Stadium, thousands of friends and family members watched as 565 seniors graduated.

Here's the Class of 2019 Graduates From Franklin High School

Sponsored Content: Dr. Etheridge Has Been Nominated As Top Doctor For The 8th Year In A Row

The Franklin Woman’s Club (FWC) is pleased to announce the 2019 Girls Career Institute and Scholarship winners. This year’s Girls Career Institute junior high school winners, (Nina Reilly and Kachi Nwanonyiri), participated in a sample “college life” experience from June 3 to 6, 2019. 

Franklin Woman’s Club Announces 2019 Annual College Scholarship and Girls Career Institute Winners

Top TAPinto headlines from nearby:

Medicinal Marijuana passes in New Jersey as the most comprehensive and progressive bill in the United States (UPDATE)

Financing Approved for 40-Acre Transit Village in Somerville

SuperFresh Wilted Like Week-Old Lettuce. What Might Be Next?

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