Wednesday, March 20, 2019

The College of New Jersey opens food pantry to help community

A new food pantry at The College of New Jersey will provide nonperishable food, drink and convenience items to those in need, both on campus and in the local community.

Mercer County partners with Ewing to create pollinator habitat

A pilot project is underway in Ewing to convert municipal lawns into wildflower meadows in order to provide habitat for native pollinating insects.

Ewing Public Schools announce 2019 Educators of the Year

The Ewing Public Schools has announced the district recipients of the 2019 Governor’s Teacher and Educational Professionals Recognition Program awards.

Greater Trenton Pipes and Drums: More than the sound of the season

Members of the Greater Trenton Pipes and Drums are shaking the dust off their kilts and preparing for the busy Saint Patrick’s Day season.

MCCC hosts area’s best-kept dining secret, Viking Café

One of the best-kept dining secrets in central New Jersey can be found on Monday nights in room ES111 of the Engineering Systems Building at Mercer County Community College.

Mixed month for Trenton Water Works

The results are in, and they’re not what Trenton Water Works customers had hoped. For the third time in the last four testing periods, TWW has violated the federal action level for lead.

New Trenton Farmkers Market manager plans for a mix of old and new

That Chris Cirkus took the helm at the Trenton Farmers Market shouldn’t be too surprising. She’s made a full-time career out of managing multiple part-time farmers markets in the area.

Jaylen Britton hopes to help lead Ewing to a state tournament win

Ewing High School junior Jaylen Britton has blossomed into a major contributor for the Blue Devils boys' basketball team this season.

End of an era at Trenton Farmers Market

After Jack Ball retired as manager of the Trenton Farmers Market, Chris Cirkus took the reins.

MyAsia Jackson has grown since returning to the Blue Devils

MyAsia Jackson’s patience may have been tested, but she has no regrets about returning to Ewing High School after attending Trenton Catholic Academy and playing there for a year.

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Mercer County seeks input on new ‘water sports’ park

The Mercer County Park Commission’s purchase of a small plot of land on Hughes Drive in Hamilton in 2017 opened up a world of possibilities for the commission and—by extension—county residents.