Sunday, July 5, 2020

Hope Loves Company establishes virtual programs for ALS community

Pennington-based nonprofit organization has created a suite of online programs and resources providing educational and emotional support to children and young adults who have seen a loved one battle amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS

Hamilton Township offering surgical masks to residents 60 and older

Those interested can call the Hamilton Township Senior Center to make a reservation to receive a mask

Thunderbirds, Blue Angels flyover to salute New Jersey’s essential workers

The U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, the Thunderbirds, and the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, will honor frontline COVID-19 responders and essential workers with formation...

April 24 update: New Jersey surpasses 100K confirmed cases of Covid-19

The statewide count of cases now stands at 102,196, according to data released by the Department of Health today. The number of deaths in the state related to Covid-19 stands at 5,617

A message from Sandra Toussaint, United Way of Greater Mercer County

During these past few weeks, we have seen an increase in the need for food, housing, and more

Bordentown schools donate 20 boxes of personal protective equipment

Police chief Brian Pesce and his officers will distribute the items to emergency response members

Howell Living History Farm aids food pantries, community groups

Howell Living History Farm may be closed to the public, but that hasn't stopped it from keeping with its longtime practice of contributing heirloom and heritage field and garden...

April 22 update: 2,845 cases, 145 deaths in Mercer County due to virus

The latest Covid-19 update from the New Jersey Department of Health shows that 2,845 people in Mercer County have tested positive for coronavirus to date, and 145 people have died from Covid-19-related causes.

Princeton Learning Cooperative: real homeschooling doesn’t limit learning opportunities — it extends them

What is happening now for children throughout the nation is not homeschooling as we know it. Contrary to common perception, homeschoolers are generally not more isolated or cut off from resources, opportunities or interactions with peers, teachers and mentors

20 long-term care facilities in Mercer County report 440 Covid-19 cases

Twenty long-term facilities in Mercer County have reported a total of 440 cases of Covid-19 and 49 deaths