Friday, July 19, 2019

Community comes together to support Hamilton woman stricken with ALS

No one could have anticipated Kaitlin Gonzales Swanson would spend her 29th birthday in a hospital bed being tested for ALS and shortly thereafter, given no more than a year to live.

New Hamilton police chief focuses on community aspect of policing

New Hamilton Police Chief James M. Stevens has wasted no time making his mark on the division that has been his professional home for the last 34 years.

Hamilton school district’s Giving Trees provide lesson for students

The idea behind these Giving Trees—a Hamilton school district tradition that has been around longer than most staff members—is to help those in need.

Nottingham High School top 10 seniors

Nottingham High School kicks off the graduation festivities June 22 at 3 p.m. at the CURE Insurance Arena in Trenton.

Pho, flautas, beer bars: area restaurant scene shakeup continues

Few retail sectors are as dynamic as the restaurant business, and the scene in and around Mercer County has been changing in dramatic fashion over the past year.

Two Mercer County ‘senators’ elected to serve in Boys Nation

Ashwin Bindra of WW-P High School North and Joseph Stilwell of Steinert High School were selected for Boys State and then elected as the two New Jersey senators to Boys Nation.

Hamilton boy collects hundreds of coats for people in need

A 10-year-old Hamilton boy is helping local people in need stay warm this winter by collecting coats for Warm Coats and Warm Hearts.

Nottingham alum beats stuttering with help of machine, community

Hamilton native Sean Houck refused to let his stuttering condition get in the way of his dreams to serve his country, and his persistence paid off.

Yaede touches on entertainment district, township controversies in State of Hamilton address

Four years ago, Hamilton Mayor Kelly Yaede “had a vision” for the township’s future. Now it could become a reality, Yaede said in her final State of Hamilton address before she faces re-election.

Nottingham Northstars ready for big things from Josh Almanzar

Nottingham High School wrestler Josh Almanzar finished fourth in the Mercer County Tournament and third in districts last year.