Sunday, August 18, 2019

Bordentown Halloween Parade to serve up spooky sights Oct. 28

The annual Bordentown Halloween Parade is a family affair. Katy McGowan has been running the parade for nine years, taking over after the sudden death at of her father, Steve McGowan, who had been parade chairperson from its beginning.

Husband raising money in honor of Bordentown Regional Middle School teacher

Cynthia L. Grayson, a science teacher at Bordentown Regional Middle School, died unexpectedly after a heart attack Dec. 5. Her family created the Cynthia L. Grayson Memorial School Science Fund in her honor.

Source of lead in water baffles Bordentown officials

For the third consecutive testing period, samples from the Bordentown Water Department contained twice the levels of lead allowed by the federal government. Baffled local officials continue to search for answers to the most basic question: Why?

Bordentown City launches free shuttle service

Bordentown city is offering a free shuttle service for visitors who wish to shop, eat or stroll through the downtown area.

Colorectal cancer rates on the rise among millennials

Findings of the study show that colorectal cancer rates have been increasing for every generation since 1950, and experts are at a loss to explain why.

Mercer County Police Academy graduates 20th class of officers

Fifty-nine cadets, including two pairs of siblings, who made up the 20th basic class of police officers took part in the Mercer County Police Academy commencement held Feb. 1.

Bordentown tattoo artist creates pieces that last a lifetime

More and more people are gravitating towards tattoos as society becomes more open-minded. Bordentown-based tattoo artist Chris Seldon has seen that firsthand.

2018 Mercer County holiday events: live music, visits with Santa and more

From musical performances to historical reenactments, there are plenty of holiday events happening in our area to keep you entertained all month long.

Bordentown Regional School Board approves campus plan to redistrict

The Bordentown Regional School Board unanimously voted in favor of the campus plan proposal starting in the 2018-19 school year during a Dec. 13, 2017 meeting.

Bordentown community rallies around boy diagnosed with leukemia

In response to Melvin’s leukemia diagnosis, the Clara Barton community knew they had to do something show their support for a student who is “a fantastic role model for being kind, responsible, and inclusive." Thus, the #MelvinStong campaign was born.

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Grocer Lidl announces plans to open in Lawrence Shopping Center

Less than a year after Lawrence Shopping Center lost the tenant of its supermarket anchor, a new grocer has confirmed it will be filling the spot: Lidl.