Monday, June 1, 2020

Politics

Thiramala Halemane of West Windsor campaigned and ran for a seat in the India Parliament recently — and lost. Although he left India in 1974 to pursue a doctorate...

Hamilton Township receives $4.1M loan from Robbinsville to cover debt

Hamilton has approximately $14.5 million in short-term debt, known as bond anticipation notes, coming due in February 2021. Robbinsville—sitting on a large cash surplus—offered its neighbors $4,098,536 at an interest rate of 1 percent.
Groceries

Additional $37M in food assistance announced by NJ Human Services

The state's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program recipients will receive additional benefits for critical food needs related to the COVID-19 crisis

Three Lawrence Township police officers charged, suspended after investigation

The investigation revealed that the officers misrepresented their locations, which included falsifying reports and records.

Schools

Piyali Sircar and Hema Sunderasan, both students at High School South, participated in the Waksman Scholars Program at Rutgers University, founded on the philosophy of teaching science by allowing...

Hamilton Township accepting photos for calendar contest

Hamilton Mayor Kelly A. Yaede challenges photographers to showcase the township’s parks, recreation facilities and events in this year’s calendar photo contest. The theme of the Hamilton’s 2014 calendar is...

Restaurants find ways to adapt in the pandemic era

"We took a deep breath and sat down and said, 'OK, how do we do this? How do we evolve?"

Mercer County restaurant guide: who’s open, who’s delivering, what’s new

The latest information we have gathered on area restaurants, including contact info, pick-up and delivery options, specials, and more

Mayor talks about the state of Ewing in 2020 and beyond

In March, Ewing Mayor Bert Steinmann became the first (and only, so far) mayor in Mercer County to test positive for COVID-19.

Celebrating Trenton jazz legend Richie Cole’s life in music

Alto-sax jazz legend Richie Cole, who was born and raised in the Trenton area, died of natural causes on May 2 at the age 72.

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Mercer County restaurant guide: who’s open, who’s delivering, what’s new

The latest information we have gathered on area restaurants, including contact info, pick-up and delivery options, specials, and more