Sunday, August 18, 2019

Hamilton Roundup: Little Friends get big visitor, St. Josaphat bake sale

What's happening around Hamilton? The 3-year-old class at Little Friends School in Hamilton enjoyed a visit from the Mercerville Fire Department.

Common culture unites Mercer County Irish organizations

Mercer County is home to 10 Irish-American organizations. While there has been friction at times, all of the groups will come together to celebrate their shared heritage.

Steinert High dedicates library to alumnus Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito

Steinert High School staff and students recently dedicated the school library to one of their most notable graduates, Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito.

Broad Street Park makes history in run to state title

In accomplishing something not done since Jack Rafferty became Hamilton Township’s first elected mayor in 1975, Broad Street Park finished 26-8.

PADEP hands a fresh setback to Elcon toxic waste treatment plant

Comes out against Elcon application for facility in Bucks County, saying it had “a number of outstanding deficiencies.”

Hamilton makeup artist cast on Lifetime’s ‘American Beauty Star’

Hamilton resident Sara Stoy will appear on the new season of Lifetime TV's “American Beauty Star," which premiers Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019.

Crockett teacher’s game of geological hide-and-seek gains thousands of fans

Crockett Middle School art teacher Lora Durr never expected to create a phenomenon when she decided to hide painted rocks all around the township.

Community remembers Eileen Thornton, Hamilton’s biggest cheerleader

Eileen Thornton didn’t just love Hamilton. For decades, she was the town’s biggest cheerleader and an influential force always striving to make it better.

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.

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