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The Top Ten Events in Somerset County Near Franklin Township

February 23, 2017

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

Weekend Top 10: 2.24-2.26

1. Travel Expo, Garden State Exhibit Center

2. George Washington's 285th Birthday Tours, Rockingham Historic Site

3. Burgundy Walk Around Wine Tasting, Pluckemin Inn

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Devco Subsidiary Named Redeveloper for $215 Million Cultural Center Project

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — It’s official.

The New Brunswick Development Corporation, better known as Devco, has been tapped to lead the downtown, mixed-use Cultural Center redevelopment project that may sprout the city’s tallest building. Doing business under the name of a subsidiary, Devco got the go-ahead last night, Feb. 22, from the housing authority board, which oversees ...

What's Going On In New Brunswick This Week?

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Are you sick of doing the same old things? There's no reason to fall into a rut in New Brunswick. This week alone, for instance, you can catch a basketball game, watch a couple of famous comedians perform or listen to some great music.

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

Tuesday, Feb. 21

Interested in ...

Somerville artist Les Floyd featured at celebration of Black History Month

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Acclaimed artist and longtime borough resident Les Floyd will headline the annual Black History Month celebration at Verve Restaurant, Bar & Bistro Sunday, Feb. 19th.

 “He’s uniquely special in his own right,” said Verve owner Rick St. Pierre, “and he’s a favorite son of Somerville.”

Floyd’s website features images of his ...

The Top Ten Events in Somerset County Near Franklin Township

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

Weekend Top 10: 2.16-2.19

1. Veteran Focused Program: More Than A Game, USGA Museum

2. Middlebrook Bus Tour, Somerset County 

3. Woodworking Show, Garden State Exhibit Center

4. Black History ...

What's Going On In New Brunswick This Week?

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Valentine’s Day brings plenty of fun to the Hub City. But this week’s activities certainly aren’t limited to the smitten and love-stricken.

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

Monday, Feb. 13

What’s more romantic than a scavenger hunt? A genetics-related scavenger hunt, of course.

The Top Ten Events in Somerset County Near Franklin Township

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

Weekend Top 10:  2.10-2.12

1. New Jersey Golf & Travel Show, Garden State Exhibit Center
2. Winter Market, Duke Farms
3. Dancing & Romancing with the NJSO, State Theatre New ...

E Street Band Rocker Stevie Van Zandt to Give RU Grad Speech

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – He might not be a sitting president, but this year’s Rutgers New Brunswick commencement speaker is something of rock ’n’ roll royalty.

Stevie Van Zandt, who plays guitar in Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band and starred in the hit HBO show “The Sopranos,” has been tapped to talk at the university’s 2017 graduation ...

Mayor, Devco Unveil Vision for $215 Million Cultural Center Project

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — When the city completes its downtown arts and theater redevelopment project, a 27-story, $215 million tower will likely rise above Livingston Avenue, drawing nearly 40,000 additional people to the city per year, according to local officials.

To clear the path for this vision, demolition work could begin in early April. The 335-foot-tall building, which will house two ...

RVCC Hosts Live Reggae Music and Discussion on Social and Political Impacts

 

BRANCHBURG, NJ - The public is invited to attend “Get Up-Stand-Up: Social Protest and Politics of Reggae Music,” featuring the critically acclaimed band, Universal Rebel, Monday, Feb. 20, from 1-2:20 p.m., at Raritan Valley Community College.

Universal Rebel’s lead singer is RVCC’s own Brandyn Heppard, an Assistant Professor of Philosophy.

The program, ...

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