FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ — Did you miss any of this week’s top news stories? Click on the headlines to catch up:

The Middlesex County Chapter of the Jamaica Organization of New Jersey will mark the country's 55th anniversary of independence with a Flag Raising ceremony at Franklin Township' municipal complex, August 18, at 5 p.m. 

Coming Soon: Jamaica Flag Raising Ceremony in Franklin Township

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The Township of Franklin will be conducting its first neighborhood meeting regarding a new Franklin Township Community Youth Center on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, at the Franklin Middle School Library from 7:00 p.m - 9:00 p.m. 

Franklin Township to Hold Neighborhood Discussion Regarding A New Community Youth Center

Investors Bank donated $1,000 to the Franklin Township Dr. Martin Luther King Community Foundation, July 13, to provide programmatic support. 

Franklin Township: Investors Bank Donates to Dr. Martin Luther King Community Foundation

At approximately 6 a.m. Tuesday, a dump truck caused a four vehicle crash on Easton Avenue causing traffic delays and a partial road closure, according to police. 

Franklin Township: 3 Taken to Hospital After Easton Avenue Crash

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Opportunity New Jersey will host its first ever "Affordability Summit" at First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens in Somerset, September 18. 

Franklin Township: Opportunity New Jersey Sets 'Affordability Summit' for September at First Baptist Church

Top stories from nearby:

A North Brunswick man is facing an attempted murder charge for allegedly shooting a woman on Friday morning, according to a press release from the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office and the New Brunswick Police Department.

Man Charged with Attempted Murder After New Brunswick Shooting

Officers averted tragedy in Thursday’s sweltering heat when they saved an 18-month-old accidentally locked in a vehicle.

South Brunswick Police Save Infant From Locked, Hot Car

The quick actions of a Federal Express delivery driver saved a crash victim Thursday evening after he flipped his car on Ridge Road, causing it to catch fire, police said.

North Brunswick Man Saves Crashed Motorist From Fiery Wreck

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