Monday, June 1, 2020

Pennington Farmers Market to open 12th season on June 6

Social distancing protocols will be observed, but the market will start up at Rosedale Mills next Saturday as per usual

New Jersey DEP threatens lawsuit over Trenton Water Works ‘failure’

DEP says Trenton council's vote to reject millions of dollars in bonds for crucial measures will prevent Trenton Water Works from providing safe drinking water to its customers.

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.

Mercer College nursing professor, alumni reunite in ICU to battle Covid-19

MCCC nursing professor Lisa Dunn now working side-by-side with 5 former students at RWJ Hospital Hamilton
Sourland Mountain Spirits

Sourland Mountain Spirits triples staff to increase hand sanitizer production

The Hopewell craft spirits distillery transformed into a small hand sanitizer factory in late March to help protect first responders
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

NJSIAA creates task force to manage safe return of high school sports

The COVID-19 Sports Advisory Task Force is comprised of athletic directors from across New Jersey who will make recommendations on bringing back sports

Rider University renovates Alumni Gym with $1M donation from Princeton couple

Funds will be used to install new and improved seating and add walkway tunnels for improved access to the facility, home of Rider University basketball.
West Windsor Township Police Department

West Windsor Police Department invites local feedback for accreditation

Accreditation from the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police will mean an improved ability to respond to community needs
Lawrence Public Schools Named National District of Character

Lawrence Township Public Schools named a National District of Character

Character.org honored LTPS with a five-year distinction for the district's focus on character development to drive positive impact on academics

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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