COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENTS
TOP STORIES

Franklin Township: Pumpkin Patch this Sunday

October 23, 2017

 

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - The public is invited to the township's 3rd Annual "Pumpkin Patch" this Sunday at Middlebush Park from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. 

Admission is FREE and attendees will have the opportunity to participate in games, a costume parade and pumpkin decorating. 

Businesses and organizations from the community will be on hand with kid-friendly ...

Franklin Township: Cyber-Safety Workshop

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Is your child active on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Minecraft, Pokemon Go, ooVoo, Kik, Skype, Snapchat, Instagram, Musical.ly, etc?

Sgt. Tom Rich will be a guest speaker at Franklin Middle School at 6:30 to lead the conversation. Rich has appeared on CNN, Good Morning America and Fox 5. 

Learn how to protect them! See how you can help control their digital ...

Franklin Township: Campus Drive Overnight Road Closure Starts Tonight

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Please be advised that beginning Monday evening Oct. 23 2017, Campus Dr. will be closed to through traffic between the hours of 7 pm and 5 am for milling and paving.  This overnight roadway improvement project is expected to last approximately 10 days.
 
Local traffic with business on Campus Dr. will have access to the road but may ...

Franklin High School Project Graduation Used Clothing Drive

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Franklin High School Project Graduation organization held its bi-annual clothing drive today at Sampson G. Smith Intermediate School.

Washed clothing, blankets, curtains, plush toys, clothing, and handbags were donated by local residents. The donations will be exported throughout the United States, Caribean, South America and Africa. 

Funds from the clothing ...

Franklin Township: Healthy Halloween Trick or Treat, Oct. 23

Healthy Halloween Trick or Treat event at the ShopRite of Somerset will be a healthy spin on your traditional trick or treat. 

Attendees will have the chance to make apple jack o' lanterns for a healthy snack and Hip Chick will be there as well serving up Monster Fingers (aka chicken fingers) for the trick or treaters to snack on. 

There will also be several locations ...

Franklin Township: Healthy Halloween Trick or Treat, Oct. 23

Healthy Halloween Trick or Treat event at the ShopRite of Somerset will be a healthy spin on your traditional trick or treat. 

Attendees will have the chance to make apple jack o' lanterns for a healthy snack and Hip Chick will be there as well serving up Monster Fingers (aka chicken fingers) for the trick or treaters to snack on. 

There will also be several locations ...

Franklin Township Public Library: Dan Levinson's Palomar Jazz Band with Molly Ryan

SOMERSET, NJ — Franklin Township Public Library is pleased to welcome Dan Levinson's Palomar Jazz Band with Molly Ryan for a FREE concert on Wednesday, November 15 at 7 p.m. 

Dan Levinson’s popular band and their captivating chanteuse Molly Ryan bring audiences the hot and sweet sounds of the 1920s, '30s and '40s - timeless, evocative ...

Franklin Township Public Library to host Centaurs in Vietnam

SOMERSET, NJ - In honor of Veteran's Day, the Franklin Township Public Library in Somerset is proud to host Vietnam war veteran Carl Williams Burns’ presentation on Wednesday, November 8 from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm. 

Via slides and stories, Burns will share some of his experiences as an US Army officer and Huey pilot in the early days of ...

Fall​ ​2017​ ​Peace​ ​Education​ ​Essay​ ​Writing​ ​Contest

In the hopes of raising awareness of the tense nuclear situation we are faced with today, we have created an essay contest for high school students. In the midst of political gridlock, and dangerous decisions facing elected officials, our aim is to encourage young minds to research, write, and most of all think deeply about an imminent threat facing us all.

Essay Topic

Respond to Martin ...

Franklin Township: Mini Golf with Ghosts and Goblins at Colonial Park

SOMERSET, NJ - Somerset County Park Commission will welcome ghosts and goblins of all ages to the Colonial Park Putting Course on Colonial Drive in Franklin Township, New Jersey for an evening of spooky miniature golf at Mischief Night Madness on Friday, October 27, 2017, from 4:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. (Rain date Saturday, October 28, 2017.)

 

Admission of $10 for a ...

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News

Franklin Township