Wednesday, May 27, 2020

The latest on coronavirus in Mercer County

Municipalities and facilities in the Mercer County region have made a number of adjustments following the COVID-19 outbreak.

A Homecoming Concerto: Juilliard-trained pianist to play with Bravura Philharmonic

For pianist Emiko Edwards, playing Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto in the Bravura Philharmonic Orchestra Holiday Concert this month will be a homecoming.

Area school districts continue meal programs for the food insecure

School districts have been working hard to continue free and reduced food programs to assist students during the ongoing health crisis.

Plainsboro Planning Board approves 100-unit affordable housing project

While many New Jersey towns are struggling to determine the amount of affordable housing they need to provide, Plainsboro has taken the next step towards getting affordable units actually built.

Twins create nonprofit to help spread literacy around the world

Twins Seema and Suraj Korumilli have spent the last five years growing and expanding their nonprofit, Literacy Movement 4 More.

WWP High School South grad brings his ‘Beloved Prey’ to Kelsey Theatre

Iwasaki is one of the main creative minds behind a “portable opera” program titled Beloved Prey, which he along with the Traveling Opera Company, will bring to Mercer County Community College.

Plight of West Windsor pup unites neighbors in race against time

Goodhearted people chasing one small dog led to a nine-day saga that involved the West Windsor chief of police, two dog search-and-rescue professionals, numerous hot dogs and an awful lot of close calls.

Amtrak train collides with car on tracks in West Windsor

No one was injured last night when a westbound Amtrak train collided with a disabled vehicle on the tracks near the West Windsor Train Station

West Windsor-Plainsboro high school football programs in jeopardy

High School North’s football team is in jeopardy and state officials have repeatedly rejected the school district’s solution—a merger with High School South.

WW-P robotics team competes at world championships in Australia

Much of the groundwork for the GearChangers robotics team’s world championship trip to Australia was laid in a West Windsor basement.

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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