Saturday, January 16, 2021

Mercer County Library System eyes fall reopening

County officials say Mercer County Library System staff are working hard at making the nine branch libraries and procedures safe, and anticipates a reopening, with limited services, capacity and hours, this fall

NJDA offers guidance on unsolicited mystery seeds

Unsolicited seeds could be invasive, introduce diseases to local plants or be harmful to livestock.

Overnight road closures to start tonight on Route 133 in East Windsor

Overnight roadwork will result in lane closures and detours for the next few nights on Route 133 westbound between Route 571 and Route 33.

Park Commission to host Mercer Lake kayak tours on Fridays

Area residents can join the Mercer County Park Commission Naturalist Division this summer for a morning of paddling in Mercer County Park.

Mercer County Library System looks to reopen locations

The Mercer County Library System is currently working on plans to re-open. The move follows an announcement by Gov. Phil Murphy on July 2 that libraries in the state are permitted, when ready, to open to the public at 25% capacity.

Gov. Phil Murphy postpones start of indoor dining

The state planned to ease dining restrictions starting this week, but decided against it after COVID-19 spikes in other states that enacted similar policies.

A Jersey diner moves on

the Americana Diner, a beacon of piping hot coffee and good eats that beckoned hungry travelers with its “Time to Dine” sign along Route 130 in East Windsor for years. And owner Constantine Katsifis couldn’t be more pleased

Area religious leaders oppose “deadly racism”

More than 20 religious leaders from houses of worship in northern Mercer and southern Middlesex counties have released a joint statement decrying racism.

Old Hights Brewing opens in Hightstown

Hightstown became the latest small New Jersey town to welcome a craft brewery when Old Hights Brewing Company opened its online store for business this afternoon

Letter: Many answers needed before schools reopen

West Windsor Plainsboro superintendent Dr. David Aderhold has prepared more than 284 questions with regards to the reopening of schools in New Jersey.

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