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

A Franklin Township man faces a vehicular homicide charge for allegedly driving after using marijuana last month when he struck and killed a 19-year-old Rutgers University student in downtown New Brunswick.

Local Man Used Marijuana before Accident that Killed RU student

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The Positive Behavioral Support (PBS) framework used in Franklin schools to address behavioral and disciplinary issues is getting results. Compared to 2016-2017, discipline referrals across the district showed clear declines for the 2017-2018 school year.

Franklin Student Safety Data System report shows decline in discipline referrals across district

This year, Easton Avenue has been the site of a growing number of serious motor vehicle accidents.

Following Safety Concerns, New Changes Coming to Easton Avenue

This holiday season, local business owners could have more than the usual reasons to celebrate with the anticipated lifting of Sunday alcohol sale restrictions.

No Left Turns Onto Easton Avenue, Retirement Benefits, and Liquor Sales on Tuesday’s Agenda

A balanced offensive game and solid defense gave the Warriors a 27-2 victory over Plainfield Friday night at Plainfield High School. 

Franklin Warriors Win Second Game In a Row, Defeating Plainfield 27-2

Township Manager Robert G. Vornlocker announced the emergency closure of a section of Mettlers Road between Amwell Road and Weston Road after the bridge over Mettlers pond was deemed unsafe.

Township manager announces emergency road closure and gives update to youth center project

Top TAPinto headlines from nearby:

Halal Guys Is The Latest Eatery Coming to Easton Avenue

Police Searching for Missing 14-year-old Girl

Habitat ReStore Grand Opening Celebration Set for Friday

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