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Franklin Township: Elizabeth Avenue PTO to Host 'Spring Fling' Vendor Fair this Weekend

April 23, 2018

SOMERSET, NJ - The Elizabeth Avenue School Parent Teacher Organization will host its first "Spring Fling" Vendor Fair Saturday, April 28 at Franklin High School from 11 am to 5 pm.

All proceeds raised will benefit students at EAS for events such as class trips or special assemblies, according to Lisa D'Imperio Budesheim, an EAS PTO fundraising team member. There will be more ...

TAPinto Franklin Township Week in Review: Arbor Day Celebration, Youth Leadership Program, Police-Community Relations & More

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Did you miss any of last week’s top news stories? Click on the headlines to catch up:

Did you lose a tree or two, during Nor'easter Quinn last month, and looking for replacements? Well, look no further thanks to the Somerset County Park Foundation. 

Celebrate Arbor Day with Free Native Tree Give-Away

Students in Franklin Township entering ...

Franklin Township: Paws for a Cause Dog Walk at Colonial Park

SOMERSET, NJ - Bring your four-footed canine friends and join us at beautiful Colonial Park (Knob Hill Pavilion – Parking Lot C) in Somerset, NJ on Sunday, May 6, at 11:00 am for the annual Paws for a Cause Dog Walk.

This event will be hosted by Second Chance for Animals, an all-volunteer non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the lives, adoption rates, and experience of animals ...

Franklin Township: Help Save Lives, Donate Blood

SOMERSET, NJ - Got an hour? You can save a life. Or three.

An hour is all it takes to register to give blood, receive a brief medical screening, recline on a lounge chair to donate a pint, and then feast on some delicious cookies and juice.

“It’s simple; patient demand for blood often outpaces our best efforts to recruit donors and ...

TAPinto Franklin Township Week in Review: High Performing Schools, Storm Debris Update, Remembering a Hero & More

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Did you miss any of last week’s top news stories? Click on the headlines to catch up:

Franklin Township was named a high-performing public school district by the New Jersey Department of Education based on the districts Quality Single Accountability Continuum score, according to a letter from the NJDOE.

 

Franklin Township Public Schools Named ...

Franklin Township: Remembering a Hero

EAST FRANKLIN, NJ - Today, April 11 marks 12 years since Kevin Apuzzio of the East Franklin Fire Department lost his life in the line of duty, doing what he was born to do. 

Earlier this morning his brothers and sisters from the department paid tribute to him.

Below is their message of comfort:

When a person is given the chance to live on this earth, you have one opportunity to ...

TAPinto Franklin Township Week in Review: Grand Opening, Armed Robbery, Dinner Time & More - March 31 Apr. 6

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Did you miss any of last week’s top news stories? Click on the headlines to catch up:

A Somerset man was arrested and charged with robbery, possession of a weapon, possession of a weapon unlawful purpose, and theft, according to a social media post from the Franklin Township Police Department. 

Somerset Man Arrested for Route 27 Wawa Theft

If you are ...

What’s Going On In Franklin Township This Weekend?

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - With bad weather predicted this weekend, some may be looking for some indoor activities. 

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

Friday, April 6

Township of Franklin **Weather Permitting**

The Township’s open space program will, for the 14th consecutive year, sponsor guided ...

Conversation of Your Life series at Franklin Library in April

April is National Healthcare Decisions Month and through Conversation of Your Life, the Franklin Township Library will be hosting a series of events to help members of the community begin The Conversation in fun and engaging ways.

Advanced Directive Panel Discussion

Wednesday, April 11  7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  

What is advance care planning and why is it ...

Marc Berger and RIDE Band in Concert at Franklin Library

SOMERSET, NJ - Franklin Township Public Library is pleased to welcome Marc Berger and the RIDE Band in concert on Sunday, April 15 at 2:00 pm.  This concert is free and open to the public.  Registration is required. 

Inspired by Marc Berger’s lifelong love affair with the American West, his current release, RIDE, presents ten cinematic ...

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