Friday, July 19, 2019

Philadelphia Fury latest stop on Hamilton pair’s path to pro soccer

Soccer players Dylan Smith and Kyle Nuel recently completed their spring season with the American Soccer League’s Philadelphia Fury.

Local women fight breast cancer through song and dance

Breast cancer survivors and patients performed in “Breast Cancer: Personal Stories of Triumph,” a show choreographed and presented by Roxey Ballet.

A century old, Yardville Heights expands with its community

Built in 1917, Yardville Heights Elementary School is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year.

100+ Women Who Care of Mercer County shows power in numbers

Groups of women all over the country are donating $40,000 a year to local charities—and a number of Mercer County women are ready to join their ranks.

Robinson Elementary student gains praise for anti-bullying app, ZEBRA

Although she’s created an award-winning mobile app, Zoe Kurdakul is nervous about speaking this summer at the Zoho Creator’s 4th annual user conference in Pleasanton, California.

Steinert student creates GoFundMe to replace broken classroom skeleton

Steinert High School senior Juliana Bell started a GoFundMe page to raise money for a new skeleton to give to science teacher Patrick Hearney.

‘Clerical error’ causes Hamilton Board of Education to postpone referendum vote

A clerical error has delayed a vote on a package of school repairs and improvements that the district had spent months framing as critical for student safety and security.

Frontlines of Addiction: Groups support families of addicts through education

As the nationwide opioid crisis continues to grow, more local organizations are trying to help people better understand the disease of addiction.

Christmas provides motivation for Hamilton girl battling lymphoma

Paige was diagnosed with stage 3 Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and has been receiving treatment at CHOP. Her family is holding onto hope she will be home for her favorite holiday, Christmas.

Hamilton’s Fire District No. 9 seeks voter approval on $3.6 million referendum

A $3.6 million referendum that would allow Hamilton's Fire District No. 9 to make repairs on its station will be up for voter approval during a Dec. 3 special election.