Thursday, July 18, 2019

PHOTOS: Lawrence residents celebrate summer in Weeden Park

Lawrence residents gathered at Weeden Park on Aug. 9, 2018 to hear music from Kindred Spirit and grab some food from The Gingered Peach.

As Acme closes, more stores may leave Lawrence Shopping Center

Two more stores have joined the exodus of tenants from the Lawrence Shopping Center — the Acme supermarket and MJM Designer Shoes.

Lawrence Hopewell Trail provides residents with more than just a place to walk or bike

Bruce Ellsworth of Bristol-Myers Squibb rides his bike to work on the Lawrence Hopewell Trail. The 14-mile route to BMS campus in Pennington takes an hour in comfortable temperatures.

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.

Farmers markets, stands, and CSAs: the many ways to freshen your food supply

In the coming weeks, seasonal farmers markets will be opening for business once again throughout Central Jersey. Here are some local places around Mercer County where you can get fresh produce.

Exploring Mercer County’s newest food trend: ramen

No fewer than five new restaurants have opened in Mercer County the past two months with ramen in their names. Our food reporter Joe Emanski spent some time at a few local ramen restaurants to find out what all the hype is about.

‘It could have been us’: Lawrence High students join national walkout for school safety

Students at Lawrence High School organized a walkout on March 14 in solidarity with the National School Walkout, held exactly one month after a 19-year-old gunman killed 17 people at a high school in Parkland, Florida.

NJDEP hits Trenton Water Works with two more violations

NJDEP hit Trenton Water Works with two more violations this week, both stemming from excess disinfection byproducts in the water.

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.

‘Son of Love’ continues hoops tradition at The College of New Jersey

He may not have the legendary nickname of his old man, but Jordan Glover is trying to make sure the family name is still associated with winning basketball at The College of New Jersey.