Thursday, April 15, 2021

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Students cook up careers at Mercer County’s new culinary academy

Academy of Culinary Arts students learn food preparation and food service skills as well as math, science, English and history — everything, in other words — on the Sypek campus.

Artistic License: retired police officer finds high demand for decorative signs

Mike Bender never considered himself a handy guy, but plenty of his handiwork adorns the walls of homes and offices throughout the region, and more every month.

Hopewell studio gets Creative with the Arts

Dan Kassel and Kaitlin Deering Kassel opened the Hopewell Creative Arts Studio in the spring. Located on Seminary Avenue, the studio hosts art galleries, art and music workshops, yoga classes and an array of speakers.

Voters pass $35M bond referendum for Hopewell Valley school improvements

Residents in the Hopewell Valley Regional School District voted overwhelmingly to approve a $35-million bond referendum for facilities improvements and repairs in a special vote held Sept. 27.

Christine’s Hope For Kids founded to honor daughter killed in Haiti earthquake

In the nearly seven years since Gianacaci and her husband John started their nonprofit, they have donated $600,000 to nearly 130 organizations, most of them in Mercer County.

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Alejandro Hernandez: From Hamilton to Hollywood

Long-time Hamilton resident Alejandro Hernandez has spent the past three years as a regular recurring cast member on the medical drama “New Amsterdam”