Friday, May 14, 2021

Trenton barber Joe Festa lathers up good feelings and kindness

"I’m a professional barber. I make people feel good and look good. Mostly feel good,” says Joe Festa — affectionately known as the Mayor of South Warren Street in the heart of Trenton.

For proposed Princeton hotel, it’s business vs. Bank Street

The Princeton Zoning Board has now heard upwards of nine hours of presentations and testimony on the proposed Graduate Hotel at the corner of Nassau and Chambers streets, and they’re not done yet

Radiation oncologist with expertise in advanced treatment joins Capital Health Cancer Center

Dr. Khanh Nguyen, a board certified radiation oncologist with nearly 20 years of experience providing treatments for patients with prostate, lung, breast, and central nervous system tumors and other adult malignancies, has joined Capital Health Cancer Center

Boro brings refinement to Pennington

The freshly renovated Boro — known until November as Cugino’s Italian Market — is now essentially two businesses in one

Save Our Stages: ‘First to close, last to open’

A glimpse into the struggle to keep music venues open — and the innovations the pandemic has inspired as a result

Mama Dude’s focuses on fresh, local eats in Yardville

After four years on the road, popular food truck Mama Dude's now also has a location in Dover Park Plaza.

Witherspoon Street’s future is one-way and walkable

What started as a pandemic-induced solution for outdoor dining is on its way to becoming a permanent feature of Princeton’s downtown landscape

After tough year, HoVal businesses hoping for more luck in ’21

With revenues down and the future uncertain, area businesses are constantly looking for new ways to reach customers

2020 a mix of missed and new opportunities for local musicians

The past year has been challenging for music venues and for the musicians who have been unable to play live events. Both hope that with Covid-19 vaccines now approved for distribution, things will be different soon

Area artists give holiday gift givers reasons to shop local

Local artists like Caryn Newman of Willowood Pottery offer unique gifts for holiday shoppers — no shipping required

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Alejandro Hernandez: From Hamilton to Hollywood

Long-time Hamilton resident Alejandro Hernandez has spent the past three years as a regular recurring cast member on the medical drama “New Amsterdam”