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Things to do in and around Franklin this weekend

September 20, 2018

SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have plans this weekend?

If you don’t, check out our editor’s picks for some of the best things to do in and around Franklin Township.

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Friday, Sept. 21

Warriors’ Football

After a tough loss, the FHS Football team could use some support. They will be playing Bridgewater on the road, kick off is at ...

The Franklin Gazebo: A Place for Arts and Entertainment (UPDATE)

SOMERSET, NJ - In less than a week the Franklin Gazebo has been put to use. Sara Brookes-Bertolatus and Thomas McDermott had their wedding photos on taken on Tuesday by Amy Schweitzer of Amy Schweitzer Photography.

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The Franklin Township Cultural Arts Council (FTCAC) officially gifted the Franklin Gazebo, to the township with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Sept.

Ten Events Happening in New Brunswick This Week (September 16)

NEW BRUNSWICK – I think by now we might be in the swing of things right...? Whether we are working, interning, going to school we got this on lock down, but we also need to make sure we are making time for fun. So check out the list below and figure out what event you are going to attend to give yourself a break!

Monday, September 17
Tech Involvement Fair, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Where: Busch ...

Thousands Expected in Somerville for Sunday Jazz Festival

SOMERVILLE, NJ  - The Central New Jersey Jazz Festival concludes Sunday afternoon, with upwards of 6,000 people expected to bring their lawn chairs and their love for music to be entertained in front of the stage on East Main Street, with seating spilling over on to the lawn at the historic Somerset County Courthouse.

The weather forecast calls for sunny skies and temperatures near 80 ...

Thirteen Events Happening in New Brunswick This Week (September 5)

NEW BRUNSWICK – Wow, did June, July and August fly by, am I right? Well, we must welcome September with open arms. And why not? There is still plenty to do in New Brunswick this month so mark your calendars and let the fun begin!

Tuesday, September 4
Fall Semester Begins
Where: Rutgers, New Brunswick

Can you believe it? Well, welcome back to all students and staff members! Its ...

Things to do in and around Franklin this weekend (Labor Day Edition)

SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have plans this weekend?

If you don’t, check out our editor’s picks for some of the best things to do in and around Franklin Township.

Click on the headlines below for more details:

Friday, Aug. 31

Annual Festival of Peaches

Peaches anyone? The Frog and The Peach’s annual signature event, the celebration of the peach, will continue every ...

Things to do in and around Franklin this weekend (Labor Day Edition)

SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have plans this weekend?

If you don’t, check out our editor’s picks for some of the best things to do in and around Franklin Township.

Click on the headlines below for more details:

Friday, Aug. 31

Annual Festival of Peaches

Peaches anyone? The Frog and The Peach’s annual signature event, the celebration of the peach, will continue every ...

Mark Your Calendars for the 5th Annual Franklin Day Festival

On Saturday, September 22nd, the 2018 Franklin Day Festival will be held in Colonial Park on Elizabeth Avenue in Somerset, NJ.  The festival, now in its 5th year, welcomes community members of all ages to enjoy live music, shopping, children’s activities and more to celebrate the rich culture of the Franklin Township community.

"Last year was a great success with some 20,000 ...

Eight Events Happening in New Brunswick This Week (August 20)

NEW BRUNSWICK – Okay, really, there is nothing to get nervous about. Just because we are in the middle of August doesn't mean the fun needs to stop. There is still plenty to do in and around New Brunswick as we continue through the month of August. Just take a look for yourself below.

All Week Long August 20 to August 26
Monday 5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Tuesday – Saturday ...

Experience the Tastes of Hillsborough: Restaurant Week Aug. 21-26

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Several dozen restaurants are offering special menus and reduced prices during the inaugural Hillsborough Restaurants Week Aug. 21-26.

Sponsored and organized by the Hillsborough Business Association, Restaurant Week includes dine-in restaurants offering prix fixe menu dishes, ranging in price from $25-$35, that represent creative and unique recipes.

This special week ...

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Venus Jewelers: Travel the World With Gems

September 6, 2018

SOMERSET, NJ - Venus Jewelers is hosting its annual Gem and Design Show on Saturday, Sept. 8, from 10-6pm, with gem hunter and gem cutter, David Artinian, showcasing his gemstone collection from around the world.   

David Artinian, gem hunter, travels the world in search of rare gems.  He travels to central Sri Lanka for sapphires, Brazil for its famed ...