Arts & Entertainment

May 14, 2021

SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have plans this weekend? Check out our editor’s picks for some of the best things to do in and around Franklin Township.  Friday, May 14 Rutgers Geology Museum’s Ask A Geologist: Coastal Dunes Join us for a presentation by Dr. Rosana Grafals Soto, who will be ...

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Franklin Township will observe this year’s Memorial Day with a public, outdoor ceremony on Monday, May 31st from 12 pm to 1 pm at the Municipal Complex located at 475 DeMott Lane.  Residents may attend in person while maintaining social distance.  In the event of rain, the ceremony will be held ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have plans this weekend? Check out our editor’s picks for some of the best things to do in and around Franklin Township.  Friday, April 30 New Jersey Date Night: Spice Things Up with Asian Cuisines There comes a time in every relationship when a little something ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have plans this weekend? Check out our editor’s picks for some of the best things to do in and around Franklin Township.  Friday, April 23 Don’t Miss the Amazing Display of Daffodils at Colonial Park Gardens Spring is here and the warmer temperatures and beautiful ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The popular Thursday night Starlit Cinema series will return to Division Street this summer, one year after the COVID-19 pandemic shut off the projector and darkened the big screen. The Downtown Somerville Alliance sponsors the free weekly event, beginning July 1 through Aug.

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Downtown Somerville Alliance has released the 2021 Summer Stage outdoor Concert series schedule featuring several bands that performed during last year's pandemic, as well as six new bands that specialize in blues, classic rock, folk, country - even an Elvis ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have plans this weekend? Check out our editor’s picks for some of the best things to do in and around Franklin Township.  Friday, April 9 Venus Jewelers of Franklin Venus Jewelers is hosting I Do. Wedding Band Weekend, an engagement ring and wedding band show ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Crossroads Theatre Company, which has been dedicated to creating and producing work that tells the stories of African Americans for 42 years, will celebrate the late Cicely Tyson during its annual fundraising gala. A Night with Crossroads to be held on Thursday, May 20 at 7 ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - It has been a rough year for couples looking to get engaged and married. Venus Jewelers of Franklin Township, NJ, knows first-hand how many couples want to take that next step but haven’t been able to because of loss of income, wedding venue uncertainty, and general pandemic ...

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BRANCHBURG. NJ - The Art & Design Department of Raritan Valley Community College will present the annual RVCC Student Art Exhibition in two installments this year. Both parts of the exhibition will be virtual. The online show can be viewed at https://bit.ly/studentartshow-part1. Part II of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Spring has sprung, with crocus and daffodils popping up through the ground, soon to be joined by umbrellas and tables popping up in front of restaurants throughout the downtown dining and shopping district. All sidewalk cafe licenses issued last year have lapsed; restaurant ...

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FRANKLIN NJ – Somerset County and the Somerset County Historical Society are developing a unique partnership that will enable the Society to lease and restore part of the pre-revolutionary war era Howe Farmstead, located on Colonial Park. On March 9, the Board of County Commissioners approved a ...

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BRIDGEWATER, N.J. – Along with over 50 Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey members and their families, enjoyed the first day of spring March 20 welcoming the Easter Bunny for the annual visit to the Bridgewater Commons mall. Girl Scouts accompanied the Easter Bunny down the Bridgewater Commons’ ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Farmers Market is back and our vendors are looking forward to seeing you! The farm market will be open on March 21 from 11-4 at the Brunswick Square Mall. We will be located outside near Route 18 or inside near the JCPenney wing of the mall in the event of ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have plans this weekend? Starting this Friday restaurants, recreational/amusement facilities, gyms and fitness clubs, barbershops, salons, and other personal care businesses can increase their indoor capacity to 50%. Check out our editor’s picks for some of the best ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- In words that had to be music ot the ears of restaurateurs and other indoor business owners, Gov. Phil Murphy announced that effective Friday, March 19, restaurants, recreational/amusement facilities, gyms and fitness clubs, barber shops, salons, and other personal care ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- In words that had to be music ot the ears of restaurateurs and other indoor business owners, Gov. Phil Murphy announced that effective Friday, March 19, restaurants, recreational/amusement facilities, gyms and fitness clubs, barber shops, salons, and other personal care ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - This Thursday, Middlesex County officials got to meet Chris Meloni and some Law and Order: Organized Crime crew members as they set up to film at the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office Training Center in Edison. Filming gave some locals a behind-the-scenes look at the ...

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Rutgers Prep is inviting prospective students and their families to attend the school's virtual open house events scheduled for this week. TAP here for more details. SOMERSET, NJ - Click headlines below for statewide COVID-19 stories: Gov. Murphy Encourages All to Double Mask, Releases Latest ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Local resident Hugh McCann was selected as the overall winner of the 2020 “Show Us Somerset County Through Your Camera Lens.,” contest for his Van Liew-Suydam House entry, according to county officials. McCann also won the community category with his St. Mathias Carnival ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Do you have Valentine's Day 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.  You can submit events directly through the website by clicking on the "Submit Content" button located on the upper ...

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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 or from your home.  You can submit events directly through the website by clicking on the "Submit Content" button located on the upper ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Downtown Somerville Alliance will unveil a 75-foot Black History Month walk-through exhibit on Division Street next week. The exhibit – a tribute to Black Innovation – will be on display through March 5th. “Black history is American history,” said Natalie Pineiro, ...

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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 or from your home. You can submit events directly through the website by clicking on the "Submit Content" button located on the upper right ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Franklin’s excellence in creative and artistic offerings has once again proven its worth. Sammi Caramela, FHS Class of 2013 alum, published her first Young Adult novel with Metal Lunchbox Publishing titled Some Place Like Home. Starting January 15th, paperback and e-book copies of ...

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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 or from your home (or virtually). Friday, Jan. 22 Franklin Township Parks & Recreation I’m Just Saying Middle School Speech ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - For the second year in a row, the St. Patrick's Day Parade down Main Street has been canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. A statement released by the Saint Patrick's Day Parade Committee reads: "It is with disappointment and an overabundance of caution that the ...

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FRANKLIN/SOMERSET, NJ -- As 2020 comes to a close and 2021 begins, TAPinto Franklin/Somerset is taking a look at the biggest stories of 2020. Let's revisit the top Arts & Entertainment stories of the year. Last Tender at the Blackwells Mills Canal House Highlights from Franklin ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Auctioneer Joe Bodnar refers to Wednesday's online sale as "The Movie Hoard," stacks, piles, boxes and lots and lots of DVDs. Blue-ray, CDs and more - 30,000 recordings of movies and television shows divided into 400 lots for your viewing pleasure. All you need to do is ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Hundreds of New Jersey volunteer firefighters, friends and family gathered in the staging area on Veterans Memorial Drive late Saturday afternoon stringing lights, inflating blow-up figures and decorating their trucks for the annual Somervillle Firefighters Holiday Lights ...

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