Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Reed Gusciora ushers in a new era for the capital city

A new chapter of the history of Trenton started on July 1, when Reed Gusciora became the 48th mayor of the capital city.

A place for poets in the Capital City

Classic Books at 4 West Lafayette Street is a home for Trenton and regional writers. Among its regular events is a series of Saturday readings featuring local poets.

Shakira Abdul-Ali named acting health director in Trenton

Jim Brownlee has stepped down as Trenton’s director of health and human services. Trenton resident Shakira Abdul-Ali has been named acting director.

Shop Trenton program provides local opportunities

The city’s Division of Economic Development has created a Shop Trenton campaign. What's in store for the New Jersey's capital city?

New area code requirement will alter how you make phone calls in Mercer County region

Starting next month, Mercer County residents will have to dial the area code in order to make a phone call.

Mercer County Senior Art Show opens July 18

The 2018 Mercer County Senior Art Show will take place from July 18 through Aug. 3 at the Meadow Lakes Gallery in East Windsor.

Taptoe Concert Series returns to Trenton’s Old Barracks Museum

The Old Barracks Museum will celebrate history, music and warm summer evenings with the fourth annual Taptoe Concert Series on July 14 and July 28.

Ballots, bullets, and the art of building Trenton

Some will look at the choices and desire to embrace Trenton's complex, contradictory, and messy times and take actions that will continue efforts to build communities.

The hadrosaurus finds a home: state dinosaur returns to Trenton

New Jersey’s state dinosaur, the Hadrosaurus, was first discovered in Haddonfield in the 19th century. It has now taken up residence at the State Museum in Trenton.

E.C. Bradley’s Candlelight Lounge makes Trenton a jazz destination

It may not look it, but the Candlelight Lounge, this dull-looking low building on Passaic Street in Trenton, is the real deal for jazz in New Jersey.

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New owners, same traditions at treasured roadside ice cream stand Cream King

Cream King, the treasured ice cream oasis, opened in the mid-1950’s and has changed little since. But there has been one change this year. Cream King is under new ownership.