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

One team of Franklin residents has bravely led an interstate fight against the fossil fuel industry. They aren’t paid, they aren’t funded, and they aren’t in it for the recognition. Rather, these local activists voluntarily entered into this battle for one reason: to protect the future of Franklin Township and its neighboring communities.

The Franklin Township Taskforce on Compressor Station 206 & NESE

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A Franklin Township man was indicted in the death of a 19-year-old Rutgers University student who was struck by the man's car in New Brunswick's downtown last September.

Local Man Indicted in Accident that Killed Rutgers Student

Two local women are among those being honored as 2019 Women of the Year by the Somerset County Commission on the Status of Women.

Two Franklin Residents Honored as Somerset County Women of the Year

John Clyde, 63, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 24, at the University of Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia. 

Obituary for John Clyde - Former Mayor & Councilman

Last year Township Manager, Robert Vornlocker announced a new way for residents to report potholes, unlit streetlights, tall grass, road debris and other maintenance hazards to township officials.  

How to Report Potholes in Franklin Township

Both the Franklin High School varsity boys and girls basketball teams were victorious against Bridgewater-Raritan on a rainy Tuesday night.

Boy's and Girl's Basketball Teams Win Out Over Bridgewater-Raritan

Police & Fire 

Franklin Township Weekly Police Blotter: Stolen Cars, Hamilton Street Businesses Burglarized, Delivery Package Taken

Fire Destroys a Second Home In South Brunswick, Displacing Family

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Warm Cots On Cold Nights Serve Needy From the City and Beyond

 

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