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

What to Know about the Proposed 32,000 Gas Powered Compressor Station Coming to Franklin Township

Opposition to a gas compressor station to be built on the Trap Rock site is picking up steam in the township.

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UPDATE: Central Jersey College Prep Charter School is Granted Expansion Request by the New Jersey Department of Eduction

Central Jersey College Prep Charter School was one of 15 schools approved for expansion by the New Jersey Department of Education on March 1. 

Franklin Township Public Schools Calls on Citizens to Celebrate Read Across America Day

The Franklin Township Board of Education adopted a resolution calling on the citizens in the township to endorse Read Across America Day and engage in programs and activities to ensure America's children are the best readers in the world. 

House Fire in Somerset Section of Franklin Township

Today at 3:30 p.m. the Franklin Township Police Department answered a 9-1-1 call reporting a fire on Windfall Lane in the Somerset section of the township. Officers found that the residence was fully engulfed in flames, according to reports. 

Former ICE Employee from Somerset Charged with Taking Bribes

The trial of Arnaldo Echevarria of Somerset, a former deportation officer charged with taking bribes and sex in exchange for employment documents, continues before Judge Esther Salas in U.S. District Court Friday.

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