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Franklin Township: 5th Annual Z Mud Run Photo Gallery

August 19, 2017

ZAREPHATH, NJ - Pillar Missions and Pillar of Fire International hosted its 5th annual Z Mud Run today on Weston Canal Road. 

The Z Mud Run is a family-friendly event which challenged runners to a 5K race through mud, water, and obstacles. Individuals, families, and friends climbed over hay pyramids, scaled walls, climbed a 20-foot mud hill, slide down a mud-water slide, and ...

Franklin Township: Grades 4 Life Back to School 5k Walk/Bike-A-Thon

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Grades4life will host its first annual installment of the Back To School 5K Walk/ Bike-A-Thon at Naaman Williams Park Aug. 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

“We’re promoting health and wellness and helping to prepare our students for a successful year Back to School and we invite everyone to come and join us," Grades4life, organizer Ali Little said.

This New Brunswick Man is Raising Money to Upgrade His Wheelchair

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — If you spend time in downtown New Brunswick, you've probably come across John Fleming Sr.

He's a constant presence on George Street, often camped out near its intersection with Paterson Street and the Rite Aid. He panhandles, soliciting pocket change from passersby and occasionally playing tunes over his speaker.

But as of late, Fleming's found ...

Somerset Patriots Golf Outing Set For Monday, September 11th

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Play golf with the Somerset Patriots at their 18th Annual Golf Classic at Neshanic Valley Golf Course in Neshanic Station, NJ on Sept. 11.

The Golf Classic is a five-player celebrity scramble, with each foursome being matched up with a Somerset Patriots player or coach. There will be a shotgun start at noon and different contests on the course to win ...

Franklin Township: Sweet Reads and Zoup! a Delicious Pairing

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Do you like soup and encouraging literacy in our youth? 

If you do, come out to show support for Franklin Township's newest franchise next 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Aug, 9, Zoup! as they partner with Sweet Reads. 

"Literacy and the sheer love of books is dear to our hearts and we are excited to sponsor "Sweet Reads" as our first ...

Immaculate Conception School To Sponsor Back To School Drive

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Back-to-school time also means an added expense that many families cannot afford. To assist Middlesex County residents with the purchase of the often costly school supplies, the Immaculate Conception School is sponsoring a School Supply Drive at the Brunswick Square Mall.

All of the donations collected at the drive, which will run through the month of August, will be ...

Franklin Township: Investors Bank Donates to Dr. Martin Luther King Community Foundation

SOMERSET, NJ - Investors Bank donated $1,000 to the Franklin Township Dr. Martin Luther King Community Foundation, July 13, to provide programmatic support. 

"The Franklin Township Dr. Martin Luther KIng Community Foundation is very pleased to accept the generous donation from Investors Bank, FTMLKCF President, Eva Nagy said. "Both the previous Bank Manager, ...

Franklin Township: Lady Warriors and Sisters Network Team Up to Battle Cancer

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - After defeating state challengers this year, the champion Lady Warriors will team up with Sisters Network of Central New Jersey® Inc. (SNCNJ) to help beat breast cancer during the Race/Walk 4Life® on Oct. 7, at Colonial Park. 

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"We believe no one is too young or too senior to embrace a healthy lifestyle or ...

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Curbing Hunger Month Food Drive Tops 50K Pounds

August 16, 2017

Donations to the 23rd annual Curbing Hunger food drive totaled 50,114 pounds this year, including 1,186 pounds of online donations of fresh fruits and vegetables from Somerset County donors. Also included were 2,104 pounds collected by Bound Brook schools in their fourth year as Curbing Hunger Month supporters.

“Our local food banks know they can count on residents’ generosity year ...