Monday, September 16, 2019

Hamilton hero honored for saving grandmother in house fire

Trevor Lecato sprung into action when his family’s home caught fire in May. Now, the community’s doing what it can to help him.

Greenwood Elementary hopes its new library will promote literacy, community

Only 63 percent of Greenwood Elementary School students speak English as a first language. Teachers are hoping a new library will promote literacy and strengthen the community.

Bill seeks to establish county water system oversight commission

New legislation would create an oversight commission to ensure greater water quality for all towns serviced by the Trenton Water Works.

Hamilton High West raises $6,800 for Out of the Darkness

Hamilton West students raised $6,800 for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention during an Out of the Darkness campus walk.

Hamilton postal carrier’s green thumb earns him fame, acclaim

Fame often goes to people’s heads. In Brian Sakowski’s case, however, it went to his front lawn in Hamilton. His moment of national fame occurred earlier this year, when Country Gardens magazine featured Sakowski’s garden in its early spring issue.

Hamilton students look to eradicate stereotypes with Good NEWS

A group of Hamilton high schoolers created the Hamilton NEWS club to bridge the gap between the township’s three high schools.

The fine art of persistence: TAWA exhibit features artists with disabilities

The work local artists is on display at “Persistence,” an exhibit hosted by the Trenton Artists Workshop Association that features the work of area artists with disabilities.

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.

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.

University Heights student stars in McCarter’s ‘Christmas Carol’

Now 8 years old and a third grader at University Heights Elementary, Roman Engel will star as Tiny Tim in McCarter’s "A Christmas Carol."

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Kmart to close Hamilton location this year

Hamilton’s Kmart will be closing this fall, a victim of the chain’s troubled finances. The location at the intersection at Kuser Road and White Horse Avenue in Hamilton is one of four New Jersey stores in this round of shutterings.