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Franklin Township officials passed a resolution last night urging the state Department of Environmental Protection to deny wetlands permits critical to the building of a new pipeline that would run through New Jersey to connect natural gas fields in Pennsylvania to customers in New York.

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Council passes resolution asking DEP to deny pipeline permits

After passing a flurry of bond ordinances last night residents will see roads paved, the pool at Naaman William’s Park repaired, new water mains and pipes, and work started on the long-anticipated community youth center on Lewis Street.

Funding approved for youth center, repaving, pool repairs and other township projects (UPDATE)

Video surveillance footage and social media assisted in the arrest and subsequent conviciton of a Franklin Township man in the shooting death of an 18-year-old woman in Franklin on Aug. 9, 2017.

Franklin Man Sentenced to 27 Years in 2017 Shooting Death

A Staten Island man was arrested after soliciting an undercover detective posing as a 13-year old for sex, according to police. 

Man Seeking Sex with Teen, Arrested at Cedar Grove Lane Coffee Shop

The line began forming over an hour before the official ribbon cutting and grand opening. And by the time the doors officially opened on May 4, more than 100 beer lovers experienced what could become the next big thing to hit the area. 

Jersey Cyclone Brewing Company Open for Business

 Today is the last day to register to vote for the June 4 primaries. New Jersey is a closed primary state.  

Franklin Elections 2019: What You Need to Know Now

All are invited to St. Matthias' annual carnival starting Friday, May 17, the event will run until Sunday, May 19.

St. Matthias Annual Carnival Postponed Until Friday

Weekly Police Blotter 

Wallet Stolen from Unlocked Car, Bike Riding Thief, Forced Entry & More

Top TAPinto headlines from nearby:

Man Robbed At Gunpoint In New Brunswick

Edison Police Officer Claims Harassment; More Election Flier Controversy

Man Charged In Fatal Hit And Run Later Looked For Replacement Parts For His Car

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