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YWCA Princeton Welcomes Jenn Johnston as its new Director of Development 

YWCA Princeton has announced that Jenn Johnston has joined the staff as director of development, effective Sept. 14. Johnston has over 10 years of experience building and managing relationships, with...

Forgotten History: The unbelievable story of the Mercer County man who never slept

Albert Herpin was known throughout the world as the man who never slept.

Spotted lanternfly: an ‘alien invader’ that could endanger Christmas trees

The state Department of Agriculture has issued a warning to immediately kill the spotted lanternfly, the latest non-native insect to come to our region.

Mercer County restaurant guide: who’s open, who’s delivering, what’s new

The latest information we have gathered on area restaurants, including contact info, pick-up and delivery options, specials, and more

Celebrating Trenton jazz legend Richie Cole’s life in music

Alto-sax jazz legend Richie Cole, who was born and raised in the Trenton area, died of natural causes on May 2 at the age 72.

Mayor talks about the state of Ewing in 2020 and beyond

In March, Ewing Mayor Bert Steinmann became the first (and only, so far) mayor in Mercer County to test positive for COVID-19.

Mercer County area grocery store update: hours, delivery, seniors, more

A number of area grocery stores have altered their hours and services due to safety precautions necessitated by the spread of COVID-19

New deadline the latest hurdle to 2020 Census accuracy

As we approach the finish line for the 2020 Census, enumerators in New Jersey are facing serious obstacles to achieving a fair and complete count.

Hacked in 7 minutes: questions of vulnerability surround New Jersey’s aging voting machines

Many states have moved away from direct-recording electronic voting machines. New Jersey, however, remains one of a small minority of states still using DREs, a technology experts have proven vulnerable and unreliable.

Starting tonight: masks required in NJ restaurants, while on public transit

New guidelines go into effect at 8 p.m. for the NJ restaurant industry as well as NJ Transit and affiliated transportation providers

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Kevin Johnson sues Bordentown Township, officials for racial discrimination

Johnson, a Black real estate developer behind Team85 Fitness and Wellness, filed a lawsuit against Bordentown Township and five current and former municipal officials Sept. 9.