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 A family is seeking the public's help ​​​​​​after their father was hit by a car on Saturday, June 8, at about 8:30 pm on Franklin Boulevard in the area of Blake Avenue. 

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Hit and Run Prompts Family to Seek Help

The Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University—New Brunswick announced that Rutgers senior and Somerset resident Ayesha Qureshi will receive the Rutgers-Eagleton Washington Internship Award

Rutgers University Senior and Somerset Resident Receives Rutgers-Eagleton Washington Internship Award

The Franklin High School senior class had its moment in the spotlight during the district’s Senior Awards Night on Wednesday. 

Franklin High School Seniors receive over 100K in scholarships at awards ceremony (UPDATED)

The call and response reverberated around the auditorium as students sounded off with a cacophony of pride and emotion.

AVA Awards celebrate student media production at Franklin High School

Police charged two women from New York with engaging in prostitution after allegedly offering sex for money to an undercover detective on June 18. 

New York Woman Charged With Prostitution Out Of New Image Spa, Again

The Westin in Princeton hosted Franklin High School's prom Friday night. 

Share Your 2019 Prom Night Photos with TAPinto Franklin/Somerset

Local resident, Assemblyman Joseph Danielsen of District 17 in Middlesex and Somerset was one of the main authors for the bill (A20).

Medicinal Marijuana passes in New Jersey as the most comprehensive and progressive bill in the United States

A 53-year-old resident of Hillsborough who served as a youth minister has been found guilty of 3rd degree Prohibited Participation in a Youth Serving Organization following his conviction last year on a related sexual assault conviction that involved a 15-year-old girl.

Convicted Hillsborough Minister Guilty of Participating in Local Youth Organization

Top TAPinto headlines from nearby:

Somerville Starlit Cinema Opens with "Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse"

Attorney Tries To Bring Loaded Handgun Into Middlesex County Courthouse

Bound Brook’s 2019 “Movies-in-the-Park” Lineup Announced

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