Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Arc and Trenton businesses open new opportunities

The Arc Mercer is seeking employers for what could be a win-win situation

Special meals with an international flair: Blue Bears Special Meals

Eric Wimmer, wearing a starched white shirt with the words “Chef Eric” on it, asks if a guest at his new restaurant in the Princeton Shopping Center wants something...

Are Aldi’s discounted prices worth it? We taste-tested 8 products to find out

Are the savings at Aldi worth it? We picked up half a cartful of off-brand items (along with their name-brand counterparts) to see how they stacked up. Here’s what we found.

Fireworks, concerts and more to mark July 4 in Mercer County

From concerts and fireworks to historical demonstrations, there are plenty of ways to celebrate the July 4 festivities in the Mercer County Area.

Inspired by a Facebook photo, Carrie Turansky pens 20th novel

Based on her research on the British Home Children, Carrie Turansky published her 20th book, No Ocean Too Wide, last month.

Controversial Elcon facility in Bucks County poses toxic threat to New Jersey

The next few weeks mark a crucial juncture for a proposed plant that environmentalists say would pollute the air and potentially the drinking water of nearby towns

Authorities investigate homicide in Plainsboro apartment complex

Plainsboro resident Carolyn Byington, 26, was found dead in her apartment.

Ewing’s Jim Smith brings music of TEEEL to life

Jim Smith, a 36-year-old Ewing resident, makes the music himself on synthesizers from the age of New Order, Depeche Mode, OMD, and Duran Duran—all of whom are major influences on his work.

Developer wants to build a 420-unit affordable housing project in the heart of West Windsor

WWM Properties West LLC is looking to build a 400-plus-unit affordable housing development off Route 571 across from the Southfield Shopping Center.

Maestro Dudamel brings sound, spirit, and star power to Trenton

Gustavo Dudamel, the classical music superstar conductor, has been a quiet presence in Trenton over the past few months. But the volume will be turned up when the superstar conductor...