Franklin Township: Khailah Johnson First Fine Visual and Performing Arts Wall of Honor Inductee

March 18, 2018

SOMERSET, NJ - Last year when Khailah Johnson was a Franklin High School senior she won the 22nd Annual Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star Award for outstanding actress in a leading role as “Deloris van Cartier” in Franklin High School’s production of Sister Act. 

This year she became the first in what could be many outstanding visual art students to grace the Fine ...

Franklin Township: Easter Fun Day at Station 25

Hello Franklin Township!! Your local Community Fire Department, Station 25 would love to host our 2nd annual Easter event with you ALL! Come join us March 24, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at 710 Hamilton Street.

Community Volunteer Fire Co. #1 Station 25 has taken this new role of investing our time and energy into our community. We’ve participated in so many outreach events and hosted some of ...

NJ Makers Day at Franklin Township Public Library

SOMERSET, NJ - Over 300 children, teens, adults, and volunteers attended NJ Makers Day on March 10, 2018 at the two Franklin Township Public Library locations.  

This year, activities included programming robots (Spheros and Ozobots), exploring light and green energy with Snap Circuits, button making, building with straws and connectors, lace making, canvas sewing ...

Franklin Gazebo Project, $40,000 raised, $10,000 to go

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Franklin Gazebo project came one step closer to becoming a reality Feb. 28 thanks in part to a donation of $2,500 from PBA Local 154, Franklin Township.

According to fundraising guru, Bill Grippo the PBA's donation brings the total raised close to $40,000, towards a goal of $50,000. 

"Donations like this make it possible," Grippo said...

Registration to Begin for Spring Riding Lessons at Lord Stirling Stable

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Online and walk-in registrations for spring horseback riding lessons begin at 8 a.m. next Saturday, March 10, at Lord Stirling Stable in Basking Ridge.

Lessons in riding -- a popular activity in the Somerset Hills area -- are offered to juniors (ages 9 to 17) and adults. The lessons offered at the stable, which is part of the Somerset County Park ...

Somerville Hosts 27th Annual St. Patrick's Parade March 11

SOMERVILLE,NJ - President Trump has declared March as Irish-American Heritage Month, continuing a White House tradition started by President George H.W. Bush in 1991.

That’s also the year Somerville hosted its first St. Patrick’s Day Parade, a central New Jersey tradition that will continue on Sunday, March 11, with a parade down Main Street that is considered one of the largest ...

What’s Going On In Franklin Township This Weekend?

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Looking for something to do this weekend? 

Want to get a jump on Maker’s Day? What about helping your kids learn Mandarin?

Or maybe you would rather catch a live show. 

Well, you can do all that and more right here in town. 

Check out TAPinto Franklin Township’s roundup of some of the best things to do close to home.

Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The Somerset County Park Commission Environmental Education Center (EEC), located at 190 Lord Stirling Road in Basking Ridge, New Jersey has opened registration for Eco-Explorers, a summer science and nature program for children ages 7 to 9.


Eco-Explorers offers a series of four one-week and two two-week summer sessions of day-long programming exploring nature and ...

Franklin Residents to be Honored as 2018 Outstanding Women of Somerset County

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Three of the 10 women which will be honored as 2018 Outstanding Women in Somerset County, will be acknowledged during Women's History Month on March 8 at the Imperia. 

“We have many women in Somerset County doing amazing things every day,” said Freeholder Patricia Walsh, commission liaison.  “It is most appropriate that during ...

What’s Going On In Franklin Township This Weekend?

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Looking for something to do this weekend? 

Would you like to catch a comedy show while helping out one of our local schools? 

Maybe helping to save lives is more your thing. Or you can try to help make the world a better and more cohesive place.

Well, you can do all that and more right here in town. 

Check out TAPinto Franklin ...

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Outstanding Women Dinner Rescheduled for March 26

March 12, 2018

Reconfirmed or New Reservations Due March 22

FRANKLIN – The 2018 Outstanding Women in Somerset County awards dinner sponsored by the county Commission on the Status of Women, canceled due to a power outage at the restaurant earlier this month, has been rescheduled for Monday, March 26.

The program will be held at The Imperia at 1714 Easton Ave., ...