Sunday, September 15, 2019

Ewing Public Schools hires new athletic director

Ernie Covington is the new athletic director and health/physical education supervisor at Ewing High School, replacing retiring Bud Kowal.

Ewing Planning Board to hear plan that would raze Freddie’s Tavern

A plan before the Ewing Planning Board on Sept. 4 calls for Freddie's Tavern to be torn down and replaced with two mixed use buildings.

Ewing K9 officer helps sniff out record cocaine haul

Ewing Police Officer Brittney Fornarotto and her K9 Jax helped search out $1.1 billion in cocaine during a record drug bust at the Port of Philadelphia in June.

Betting on Black: At least there were pity pickles

Recently, I made plans with dear friends of mine to have lunch. Greg and Julie live in Florida and they were up in New Jersey visiting family and friends.

Ask the mayor: When will the dog park be finished in Banchoff Park?

From time to time Ewing Mayor Bert Steinmann answers questions posed by readers or members of the Ewing Observer’s staff.

Amir Siddiqu named new Ewing High School boys’ basketball coach

The Blue Devils boys’ basketball team is busy every day preparing for the season under new head coach Amir Siddiq

Thoughts on D-Day 75 years later

Former Ewing councilman Don Cox shares some reflections on the anniversary of the D-Day Invasion.

International Overdose Awareness Day: shining light on an epidemic

Hopewell's Woolsey Park will be site of Mercer County Overdose Awareness Day on Aug. 27.

Local volunteers help save 52 dogs from Trenton hoarder house

In June, a PSEG worker found a home emitting a raucous onslaught of barking and an overpowering stench. It turned out that 52 dogs were living there in disgusting hoarding conditions.

Court documents detail abuse allegations against Ewing cop accused of killing infant daughter

During her short life, Hailey Bannister suffered from broken bones, bruises and a brain bleed, which ultimately wound up being fatal

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Kmart to close Hamilton location this year

Hamilton’s Kmart will be closing this fall, a victim of the chain’s troubled finances. The location at the intersection at Kuser Road and White Horse Avenue in Hamilton is one of four New Jersey stores in this round of shutterings.