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Franklin Township: Chamber of Commerce Holds its Annual Meeting and Elects New President

May 22, 2017

SOMERSET, NJ - The Franklin Township Chamber of Commerce held its annual meeting hosted by the Imperia on May 18, during the meeting the chamber unveiled its new website, new logo, and new President, Juanita Painson. 

The theme of the meeting and the chamber's new tagline is "growing together" which is also its main goal this year. 

"What ...

Edison Heating and Cooling Celebrating 30th Anniversary with Special Bonus Savings

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – This year marks Edison Heating and Cooling’s 30th anniversary and, in honor of its three decades of service, the company is offering customers special bonus savings. Through the end of June, residential costumers can receive $2,000 off any combined high-efficiency furnace and air conditioner purchase and installation.

“Our Double Coupon ...

Franklin Township: Somerset County Auctions Surplus Equipment

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Somerset County will auction surplus equipment online beginning May 17, closing on May 24 at 7 p.m.

The selection of 154 items to be sold includes cars, pickups, buses and other vehicles; lawn mowers and garden equipment; miscellaneous tools, lights and vehicle parts; generators; a forklift; miscellaneous parks items, including pond fountains; desks, file cabinets and ...

Rutgers Says it Sparks $5.2B in Economic Growth Per Year

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — What does Rutgers University do for New Jersey? A lot, according to a new university-issued report on its economic impact.

Each year, Rutgers spurs $5.2 billion in economic movement. In 2016, for instance, each state-funded dollar that went to the university yielded $7 in activity. What’s more, Rutgers teaches, employs and provides medical care to tens of ...

Preparing For Tax Time: What Expenses Can My Business Deduct?

SOMERSET, NJ - Now that tax season has officially ended, I am plagued with questions from new and veteran business owners on what expenses can be deducted.

As a business owner, operational duties and responsibilities can be daunting. Determining what expenses are deductible and what supporting documents to keep adds another element of stress.

As a general rule, business owners can deduct ...

Franklin Township: Mrs. Middlesex County Tours Local Businesses

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – With her sash in place, Mrs. Middlesex County, Donna DePinto, spent the day Friday visiting businesses in North and South Brunswick, Franklin Township, and Edison as she enters the homestretch of this year’s Mrs. New Jersey competition.

A wife, mother, and the owner of D’Bella By Donna Salon in Kendall Park, DePinto and her publicist Antonia Kulberda hit ...

Somerset: Pierce Street Bagel Cafe Deli & Grill Celebrate Grand Opening

 

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - There is a new cafe in town, and it has already made its mark with a two part day long celebration. 

Saturday morning patrons of Pierce Street Bagel Cafe Deli & Grill were treated to tasty deli samples, giveaways and the opportunity to meet the mayor during the ribbon cutting ceremony. During the afternoon cocktails and appetizers were ...

Franklin Township: Assemblyman Joe Danielsen to Host Job Fair and Career Workshop

SOMERSET, NJ - Assemblyman Joe Danielsen is partnering with the Middlesex County Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Imperia for a career fair this Wednesday, from 9:30 a.m to 3:00 p.m.

“The workforce in New Jersey is highly knowledgeable and well-qualified, and I’m happy to provide a forum for job seekers to interact directly with employers that have positions ...

SCBP Sponsors Conference on Environment and Labor

BRANCHBURG, NJ – The Somerset County Business Partnership is co-sponsoring an April 21 conference, "Beyond Reconciliation: The Potential for Common Ground on the Environment and Labor” at Raritan Valley Community College at 9 a.m. in the RVCC Conference Center at 118 Lamington Road.

The program is open to the public and part of RVCC’s commemoration of Earth ...

Franklin Township: Chamber of Commerce Holds Monthly Network Mixer

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Franklin Township Chamber of Commerce held its second monthly networking mixer of the year, at Venus Jewelry on Easton avenue in Somerset Thursday, April 13. 

"Attending these chamber events is the best way to justify one’s membership and to actually meet in person all possible prospects that could contribute to someone’s success," Chamber ...

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Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting 'Growing Together'

May 15, 2017

SOMERSET, NJ - The Franklin Township Chamber of Commerce will host its annual meeting “Growing Together” Thursday, May 18, at 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at The Imperia, 1714 Easton Avenue, Somerset. 

Cocktails, Networking, and Dinner.  

The launch of our New Website! 

Key Note Speaker: Dr. David Glazer. 

The Chamber’s Board ...