Friday, December 6, 2019

HomeFront: homelessness prevention efforts in overdrive for holidays

"Calls really ramp up this time of year, because parents in crisis situations are terrified to think of their children huddled on a freezing street"

Trenton Historical Society to mark 100 years with a party and a show

"The task now is to find more ways to be relevant," says Trenton Historical Society president Damon Tvaryanas as the organization celebrates its 100th anniversary of preserving and celebrating...

Hacked in 7 minutes: questions of vulnerability surround New Jersey’s aging voting machines

Many states have moved away from direct-recording electronic voting machines. New Jersey, however, remains one of a small minority of states still using DREs, a technology experts have proven vulnerable and unreliable.

Art All Day: Trenton galleries, studios to be open morning to night Nov. 2

Art All Day returns on Saturday, Nov. 2, with its annual afternoon of open artist studios, gallery exhibitions, live art making, mural installations, and walking, biking, and trolley tours

New director Steven Picco reflects on first weeks at Trenton Water Works

It has been an eventful first few weeks on the job for Steven J. Picco. The new interim director of Trenton Water Works, Picco assumed his position Sept. 16. He dealt with his first crisis just 11 days later when a mechanical failure caused chlorine levels in the water to drop and a boil-water advisory to be issued.

Art All Day stop BSB Gallery is busy building downtown Trenton

Will also have its doors wide open as part of the annual Art All Day on Saturday, Nov. 2

Old Barracks music remembers when Britain won

The Old Barracks is notably tied to George Washington’s daring and tide-turning Revolutionary War attack on Trenton on Dec. 25, 1776

Trenton Circus Squad: Not (just) clowning around

For the young people in the Trenton Circus Squad, learning their preferred act and art form is as challenging as developing an athletic ability

Trenton welcomes fresh new breed of wheelers and dealers

Check out the half dozen young men on skateboards wheeling along a vertical ramp. Now check out the one with the 1970s styled ’stache. That’s Trenton skateboard activist Jake...

Achievers Early College Prep STEAMing into the future

Sisters seek to change expectations for Trenton's students and show that "college is attainable"

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Ewing High School grad stars as a Rockette in Christmas Spectacular

Dancing has been in 27-year-old Mara Ranson’s DNA for a long time. She grew up training at Ewing’s Body Language Dance Center, studied dance at the University of the Arts and performed in musicals at regional theaters across the country.