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What's Going On In New Brunswick This Week?

January 16, 2017

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Hub City is booming with fun activities this week, whether you’re a returning Rutgers student who’s looking to catch a game or a New Brunswick resident who wants to enjoy a few laughs.

Check out TAPinto New Brunswick’s weekly roundup of some of the best tickets in the city.

Tuesday, Jan. 17

Celebrate the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

The Mountain Top At Villagers Theatre In Franklin Township

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Mountaintop opened at Villagers Theatre on Friday night and will run through January 22 in Franklin Township. The Mountaintop is directed by Diane L. Parker and starrs Andrew Binger and Mildred Victoria. 

Playwright Katori Hall was inspired to write The Mountaintop based on a story her mother told her as a child.  Carrie ...

The Top Ten Events in Somerset County Near Franklin Township

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - If you looking for something close to home to do with the family this weekend, The Top Ten Events in Somerset County, NJ may have something for you. 

Weekend Top 10: 1.13-1.15

1. The Best of The Second City, The Theatre at RVCC
2. The Harley Rendezvous, Garden State Exhibit Center
3. Antarctica, Travelogue, Scherman Hoffman Wildlife ...

Somerville Mayor Brian Gallagher Makes Theatrical Debut in Sunday’s Boar’s Head Festival

 

SOMERVILLE, NJ – The audience at Sunday afternoon’s Boar’s Head Festival hosted by the United Reformed Church will recognize several cast members, including Mayor Brian Gallagher, who makes his theatrical debut in the Elizabethan-era production.

Garbed in a period costume, the mayor promises to complete the outfit with black tights, but only if he gets 100 ...

The Top Ten Events in Somerset County Near Franklin Township

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - If you looking for something close to home to do with the family this weekend, The Top Ten Events in Somerset County, NJ may have something for you. 

Weekend Top 10: 1.6-1.8

1. Greenberg's Train & Toy Show, Garden State Exhibit Center

2. Raiders of the Lost Ark with the NJSO, State Theatre New Jersey    

3. Lil ...

The Top Ten Events in Somerset County, NJ

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - If you looking for something close to home to do with the family this weekend, The Top Ten Events in Somerset County, NJ may have something for you. 

You can also visit http://www.visitsomersetnj.org/ every Monday to see what is up next for the Top Ten. 

1. New Year's Eve Concert: Salute to Vienna, State Theatre New Jersey

SALUTE ...

Labor Dispute at North Pole Could Slay Christmas

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -   According to recent reports issued by the Arctic Gazette, the flying reindeer (not reindeers!) employed by one seasonal philanthropist Santa Claus of 9 Candycane Lane, West North Pole, are embroiled in a labor dispute regarding their placement in the formation that hauls Claus's sleigh worldwide on Christmas Eve.

Eight reindeer literally have their antlers in a ...

NORAD Tracks Santa's Christmas Eve Route to Franklin Township

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ  – Authorities have cleared Santa Claus for take-off for his around the globe flight, so all the good little boys and girls in Franklin Township can expect a visit Christmas Eve.

At the North American Aerospace Defense Command, senior officials are getting ready to track Santa for the 61st year, making sure nothing will interfere with his route.

While ...

The Top Ten Events in Somerset County, NJ

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - If you looking for something close to home to do with the family this weekend, The Top Ten Events in Somerset County, NJ may have something for you. 

You can also visit http://www.visitsomersetnj.org/ every Monday to see what is up next for the Top Ten. 

1. Lego Chanukah Extravaganza, Jewish Community Center

Ever dreamed of building a ...

Holiday Pop Up Sip and Shop in Franklin Township

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - There was plenty of holiday cheer and good company at Better World Market & Café located on 1743 Route 27 in Franklin Township. Better World Market & Café and Taking Tea InStyle hosted their first Holiday Pop Up Sip and Shop event on Sunday from 11a.m. to 3p.m. The event was free.  However, a donation of a new winter hat, gloves or scarf was ...

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Artwork Sought for Senior Center Galleries Submission

January 10, 2017

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Somerset County Freeholder Brian D. Levine, human services liaison, invites area artists to submit photographs or images of original artwork for exhibits, which will be held at two county-operated senior centers from Feb. 13 to May 19. The submission deadline is Wednesday, Feb. 1.

Artwork can include, but is not limited to, watercolors, oils, acrylics, ...

Artwork Sought for Senior Center Galleries Submission

January 10, 2017

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Somerset County Freeholder Brian D. Levine, human services liaison, invites area artists to submit photographs or images of original artwork for exhibits, which will be held at two county-operated senior centers from Feb. 13 to May 19. The submission deadline is Wednesday, Feb. 1.

Artwork can include, but is not limited to, watercolors, oils, acrylics, ...