Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Lawrence Township School District wrestles with issues of race

As protesters made their voices heard as part of the Black Lives Matter movement across the nation in June and July, the Lawrence Township Public School District found itself dealing with racial unrest within its midst.

Lawrence Township closes on Colonial Lake property for $3.65 million

Lawrence Township officially owns the Colonial Lake property. Now comes the process of planning how the property will be improved.

[UPDATED] Suburban towns demand takeover, sale of Trenton Water Works

The governments of Ewing, Hamilton, Hopewell Township and Lawrence filed a motion in Mercer Superior Court July 8 to join a state lawsuit against Trenton.

Kevin Nerwinski: Why was Lawrence Township’s fireworks celebration cancelled?

It is with great disappointment that the township must cancel this year’s 2020 Lawrence Township’s 4th of July Fireworks Display scheduled for July 1.
Isabella De la Houssaye at beach

Lawrence triathlete with Stage 4 lung cancer completes cross-country trek

Isabella de la Houssaye started Bike Breathe Believe to raise awareness for lung cancer as she biked across the country from March through April.
Anchor House 500-mile ride

Annual Anchor House Ride for Runaways goes virtual, starting July 11

The Trenton organization will hold its 42nd bike ride fundraiser virtually, offering new ride and walk options available for sign up until the day before.

Quaker Bridge Mall set to reopen on June 29

A number of stores and restaurants are already open with curbside pickup.

Citing ‘pattern of inaction,’ DEP files lawsuit against Trenton Water Works

State calls out Trenton city council for its inability to properly fund measures that would reduce the risk of lead and pathogens in TWW’s drinking water.

Lawrence High School to hold July 29 in-person graduation, virtual ceremony on Friday

Lawrence High School’s Class of 2020 will have a chance to experience a traditional graduation ceremony after all.

Lawrence officials plan community outreach over law enforcement issues

The Lawrence Township Council and municipal manager Kevin Nerwinski released statements today in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.

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Kevin Johnson sues Bordentown Township, officials for racial discrimination

Johnson, a Black real estate developer behind Team85 Fitness and Wellness, filed a lawsuit against Bordentown Township and five current and former municipal officials Sept. 9.