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Franklin Township: JFK Club Hosts Board of Education Candidate Panel Discussion (VIDEO)

October 16, 2017

 

SOMERSET, NJ - The JFK Club of Franklin-Somerset held a Board of Education "Candidate Panel Discussion" last week, Oct. 9. 

Five of the six candidates running for three open seats, which will serve for three years, were invited to attend the panel discussion. Current Board of Education President Ed Potosnak, along with his running mates Nishita Desai, and ...

Franklin Township: What to Know About Upcoming General Elections?

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - If you have been driving around town, you may have noticed a lot of lawn signs with names listed on them. Some of the names are recognizable, but to many locals, the names might be unknown.

TAPinto Franklin Township is behind the scenes working hard to ensure the public will know what the people behind those names have to say to the public they are ...

Franklin Township: Murphy to Danielsen and Smith 'I Got Your Back' (VIDEO)

SOMERSET, NJ - Gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy fresh off an appearance with Joe Biden came to the Imperia for Assemblyman Joe Danielsen’s fundraiser to show his support.

Senator Bob Smith, local officials and supporters were also on hand to help Danielsen raise money for the upcoming November elections. 

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Franklin Township: What to Know About Upcoming Elections?

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - TAPinto Franklin Township put together a list of six things you need to know about November's election. 

1) Franklin Township will have two residents running for Freeholder, one for Senate and three for Assembly. 

Two seats are available for three-year Freeholder term and one seat for a three-year term each Township Council Ward seat.

Franklin Township: 5 Things to Know about Election Day Nov. 7

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - TAPinto Franklin Township put together a list of five things you need to know about November's election. 

1) Election districts 14, 15, 16, and 20 polling locations have been relocated to the following locations:

Districts 14, and 15, previously located at Quail Brook Senior Citizen Center, have been relocated to Masjid-E-Ali, 47 Cedar Grove Lane, ...

Franklin Township: 5 Things to Know about Election Day Nov. 7

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - TAPinto Franklin Township put together a list of five things you need to know about November's election. 

1) Election districts 14, 15, 16, and 20 polling locations have been relocated to the following locations:

Districts 14, and 15, previously located at Quail Brook Senior Citizen Center, have been relocated to Masjid-E-Ali, 47 Cedar Grove Lane, ...

Franklin Township: Affordability Summit Proposes Agenda Items for Next Governor

SOMERSET, NJ - In New Jersey, 47 percent of residents aged 18 to 34 still live at home and the average property tax bill is $8,100. 

Those are two of the pressing problems discussed at the first “Affordability Summit” held Monday at First Baptist Church at Lincoln Gardens in Somerset. 

The summit was made possible by Opportunity New Jersey (ONJ) a non-partisan, ...

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LD17 Assembly Candidate Robert Quinn: Modern Political Warfare

October 19, 2017

Dear Public,

                I must say, the pace of this election has been somewhat boring. No fireworks, even in spite of the incumbents proclaiming on their literature they are “two fighting Joes”. In fact, the most exciting moment to date was when one of the incumbents shaved his ...

Vote Beverly Briggs-Lawson for Franklin Township Council

October 18, 2017

My name is Beverly Briggs-Lawson, and I am running for Franklin Township Council because I love where we live and want to maintain the uniqueness that makes us Franklin.  I have been a proud resident of Franklin Township for over 20 years, I am married to my husband Thomas and raised 3 children.

I have served in the United States Marine Corps, honorably discharged with the rank of ...

A Call for All Library Supporters to Vote "Yes" on Nov. 7

October 17, 2017

Dear Editor:

As a New Jersey resident and strong supporter of our local library, I urge all New Jersey citizens to vote “YES” on Tuesday, November 7 for the NJ Library Construction Bond Act, supporting libraries across NJ. 

Libraries are increasingly becoming the social hubs of our communities.This act  authorizes New Jersey to issue ...