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Trenton music ambassador Sarah Dash shares her soul

On a hot day in the mid-afternoon, Trenton-born singer Sarah Dash walks into Trenton Social for lunch and a talk about her life and career. And what a career!

Writer Erik N. Pyontek uses family voices to recreate a forgotten Trenton

‘It could be any town, but it is better that it was Trenton. That’s unique,” says Erik N. Pyontek about his emerging series of novels based on the true life experiences of his family in Trenton.

Excerpts from Cavell Avenue Memoirs

Former Trenton resident Anne Lewis recalls going to meet someone in “When the World Was Young,” the first of a series of memoirs by her grandson Erik Pyontek.

Trenton summer reading: The Snuff-A-Rette

Trenton history seems to be on the minds of regional writers, as demonstrated by several recent books and stories that have made their way to the editor’s desk.

Trenton masterworks on view at Ellarslie Mansion

The Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie Mansion in Cadwalader Park is marking its 40th anniversary with the exhibition “Airing Out the Attic.”

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.

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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.