Monday, April 19, 2021

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Barber Joe Festa lathers up good feelings

“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.

Kenny Romero helps lead Ewing High bowlers to championship

When Dario Doelatip walked his stepson into Curtis Lanes at age 6, he had no idea the impact it would make.

American Legion Post 314 recognizes Jack Otto

American Legion Ewing Post 314 on March 17 presented Jack F. Otto a Certificate of Continuous Membership for 60 years as a member in good standing.

Louis Slocum Jr. celebrated by American Legion Post 314

American Legion Ewing Post 314 on March 16 presented Louis R. Slocum Jr. a Certificate of Continuous Membership for 70 years of being a member in good standing.

Ilene Black: A mother and her sons

I mean no disrespect to moms with girls. That’s a whole other article, for which I am not qualified to write. I’d be interested to hear the stories, though.

Helen Kull: A voice from Ewing’s past

The Township Historic Society started the year off for this column in January with a request for folks to consider recording their memories of life in Ewing in 2020, in their “Voices of Ewing” project.

Albert Rhodes chosen as new Ewing police chief

Albert Rhodes, new chief of the Ewing Police Department, used to enjoy being part of the action. Now, after a career in public service and working his way up the ranks, he can finally take a step back and observe.

Ewing twins a rare combo for co-op hockey program

When it comes to the Lawrence High co-op ice hockey program, which combines players from Lawrence, Ewing and Hightstown, Ewing isn’t usually a big contributor.

Scarce inventory is driving up the price of Central Jersey homes

Prices are up and inventory is down—that’s the state of residential real estate in New Jersey’s capital region during the first months of 2021.

Mercer County social media fans all in on ‘Naked Running Man’

Sreeni Nair, AKA the Naked Running Man, is a Ewing resident who has a strong affinity for both Ewing and Hopewell Valley

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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”