Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Crisis Ministry of Mercer County to host annual Valentine’s For Food Drive

Winter can be particularly difficult for the food-insecure families and individuals who shop for free in the pantries of the Crisis Ministry. In response, the county-based nonprofit organization asks...

Mercer County elementary students receive Caring Awards

Mercer County elementary school students were recognized at the 28th annual Caring Awards Breakfast at the College of New Jersey June 3. Members of the Mercer County Professional Counselors Association,...

The ‘Queen of Corn’ opens a new gourmet shop

Nicole Bailey-Williams wears a lot of “hats,” including those of high school English teacher, wife, mother and author. Recently she added another chapeau to her collection: Owner of Capital Corn...

Gardening Adventures: How to deal with winter damage

This winter has been brutal on many of the plants in the area. My family was eating dinner the other night, and I could hear the popping and snapping...

PrincetonKIDS searches for ‘best teacher ever’

PrincetonKIDS is looking for the “best teacher ever.”The media company is challenging students to write an essay describing their favorite teacher. Teachers featured in the winning essays, as well...

County to host Older Americans Month events

Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes asks residents to join in the national celebration of Older Americans Month in May by honoring and recognizing older adults for the contributions...

Credit Union of New Jersey named best in state

The Ewing-based Credit Union of New Jersey has been named Best-In-State of New Jersey by Forbes.

Mercer County announced as state leader in employment growth

At 3.7 percent, Mercer County had the highest rate of employment growth among New Jersey 15 largest counties from the fourth quarter of 2013 to the fourth quarter of...

Future doctors start out at Healthcare High

New Mercer County Technical Schools Health Science Academy prepares students for the future Entering high school, Lenaya Ford was considering a career as a physical therapist. Thanks to Mercer County Technical...

State Library to present program on the Battleship New Jersey

On Tuesday, Feb. 3, the New Jersey State Library will present a free lunchtime program, Oral Histories of the Battleship N.J., with Ron Gottardi.The program will commemorate the 24th...

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New owners, same traditions at treasured roadside ice cream stand Cream King

Cream King, the treasured ice cream oasis, opened in the mid-1950’s and has changed little since. But there has been one change this year. Cream King is under new ownership.