Ben Franklin Elementary School partners with school in Taiwan

Ben Franklin Elementary Principal Chris Turnbull and Ben Franklin students met at the school on a recent Sunday evening at 8 p.m. to skype with Ben Franklin’s sister school, JianAn Elementary School in New Taipei, Taiwan.

Scotch Road repairs to begin May 27

On or about Tuesday, May 27, milling and resurfacing work will begin on Scotch Road (CR 611) from the Interstate 9 Overpass to Washington Crossing-Pennington Road (CR 546).

Jersey Harmony Chorus seeking members

Jersey Harmony Chorus is a chapter of Sweet Adelines International, a worldwide, non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and teaching four-part barbershop harmony for women’s voices.

Rider University graduation to cause delays in Lawrence Township

Rider University graduation is scheduled for May 15 and 16. Motorists should expect delays Thursday between 3 p.m. and 9 p.m. with the heaviest traffic congestion between 7 and 8 p.m.

HomeFront 5K and fun run, May 31

HomeFront is taking their fight against family homelessness to the streets with their sixth annual Run/Walk for Hope, a 5K and one-mile run or walk on Saturday, May 31.

Greater Princeton Youth Orchestra to present spring concert in June

Greater Princeton Youth Orchestra presents its 54th annual Spring Concert sponsored by Princeton/ Pettoranello Sister City Foundation.

Nepali Children’s Princeton Benefit event, May 24

The Nepali Children’s Princeton Benefit Event will be held on Saturday, May 24, from 9 a.m.-5:30 the Unitarian Universalist Church of Princeton, 50 Cherry Hill Road, Princeton.

Somerset County Business Partnership seminar May 21

The Somerset County Business Partnership Human Resources Special Interest Group (HR-SIG) has scheduled “Pitch Perfect: Communicating With All Generations,” a workshop addressing methods of communicating a business message to Baby Boomers, Gen-Xers, and Millennials.

Howell Living History Farm to host traveling Smithsonian Museum on Main Street exhibit

Howell Living History Farm is one of only six New Jersey locations chosen to host the exhibit, which focuses on the love of sports that begins in hometowns and becomes an integral part of culture and community.

Lawrence Hopewell Trail awarded grants

The state Department of Environmental Protection’s Green Acres program has issued grants to fund two portions of the Lawrence Hopewell Trail. A $24,000 grant will be awarded to complete projects in both the Hopewell and Lawrence sections of the trails.