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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.

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.

College fashion program dresses up downtown Trenton

Fashion in Trenton? Ask Katina Lindsay, who runs Mercer County Community College’s downtown fashion and merchandising program.

Following Art All Night shooting, Mercer County hosts ‘Hope and Healing’ sessions

To aid the community in healing following the June 17 mass shooting at Trenton’s Art All Night festival, Mercer County and state officials are hosting a forum to help the community cope.

Christine’s Hope For Kids marks milestone with YMCA camps

With their donation of $25,000 Jean and John Gianacaci have donated $250,000 to YMCAs to date on behalf of Christine’s Hope for Kids Foundation.

Traffic study will search for ways to improve safety on Parkway Avenue in Ewing, Trenton

Mercer County and the New Jersey Department of Transportation are looking at how to improve safety for everyone who uses Parkway Avenue in Ewing and Trenton.

Art All Night shooting leaves 22 people injured

The shooting that left 22 people injured at Art All Night, a 24-hour arts festival in Trenton, is still under investigation this morning.

Reed Gusciora wins Trenton mayoral election

Reed Gusciora defeated Paul Perez in yesterday's runoff election to become Trenton's next mayor, according to unofficial results from the Mercer County clerk's office.

Mercer County Sheriff honors Trenton native with Officer of the Year award

Mercer County Sheriff's Officer Carmen Gloria Cruz has been named the 2018 Officer of the Year. 

Filling up on falafel: a tour of Mercer County’s falafel restaurants

Recently I enlisted a few fellow tasters from the office to make our way to five of the seven in Mercer County in search of the best falafel.

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Steinert High School top 10 seniors

Steinert High School students will graduate at the CURE Insurance Area in Trenton June 22 at 7 p.m. Here are the high school's top 10 seniors.