Sunday, July 5, 2020

The road to the Negro Leagues ran through the Garden State

On the 100th anniversary of the formation of the Negro Leagues, a look at New Jersey's role in baseball history—from the Cuban Giants to Jackie Robinson.
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.
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.

Residents seek accountability from Hopewell Township police

Transparency is all Paul Pierson wants from the Hopewell Township Police Department.

Gov. Phil Murphy postpones start of indoor dining

The state planned to ease dining restrictions starting this week, but decided against it after COVID-19 spikes in other states that enacted similar policies.
Princeton Community Auction

Lawrenceville foundation awards $90K to local seniors, college students

The Princeton Area Community Foundation awarded scholarships to six students from Mercer County, recognizing that this year was tough on all students.

New mural aims to beautify Bordentown Beach

There is a new addition to the Bordentown Beach scenery: a mural on a 40-foot shipping container.

Ready to dine outdoors? Princeton has an abundance of tasty options

Outdoor dining spots in Princeton sprout like dandelions in the spring. Some are official, others are created at little places where food and seating come together.
City of Trenton

Trenton releases polling locations for disability assistance voters

Registered voters that require Americans with Disabilities assistance may vote at designated polling locations on election day, July 7.

June protests in Ewing decry racism

The ripples from the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis on May 25 spread to Ewing Township on several occasions over the past month.

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Mercer County home to growing number of BBQ restaurants

They come and they go, but here are some BBQ spots in Mercer County that are satisfying local palettes now

A Jersey diner moves on