Religions and Spirituality

June 2, 2020

SOMERSET, NJ - Hundreds took to the streets of Franklin to peacefully protest the killing of George Floyd, Sunday, May 30. The march was organized by Jasmine “Jazzy” Bannon alongside Melanated Minds of NJ, a group committed to the advancement of African Americans.  Local resident Davren Noble, a ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - As DMVs are converted into COVID-19 testing centers and college dormitories into makeshift hospitals, Franklin Township’s performance gazebo will soon be repurposed to serve the community as well. Rather than joining the ongoing fight against the virus, the gazebo will serve as a ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Nearly 500 key members of the community gathered Monday morning for one of the town's longest-standing traditions, the 23rd annual Franklin Township Community Breakfast at the DoubleTree Hotel.  The breakfast hosted by the Franklin Township Dr. Martin Luther King Community ...

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HIGHLAND PARK, NJ – In the wake of the recent wave of anti-Semitic violence and a surge in hate crimes in the past year – state Attorney General Gurbir Grewal announced Monday that in 2019 New Jersey saw the largest year-over-year rise in bias crime since 1991 –residents and local leaders gathered ...

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