Dr. Deborah Preston, the new president of Mercer County Community College, brings her focus on inclusivity to its West Windsor and Trenton campuses.
From carnivals, car shows and fireworks to historical demonstrations, there are plenty of ways to celebrate Independence Day festivities in the Mercer County Area.
Update (June 9, 2022): Spirit Airlines has postponed its June 9 shareholders meeting to June 30. The board was expected to vote on a merger with Frontier Airlines.
The game of Ultimate Frisbee was invented in the parking lot of Columbia High School in Maplewood, New Jersey, in 1968. This was during the height of 1960s counterculture.
By indulging his childhood wistfulness and embracing tradition, Mansoor Ahmed, the CEO and founder of premium ice cream brand Heritage Kulfi, is bringing unique South Asian flavors to Princeton residents.
Update (May 2, 2022): Blaine has had his back surgery, which was successful. He is now recovering well. He has also been adopted by the family that was fostering him.
From May 4 onwards, New Jersey businesses will be unable to distribute and sell single-use plastic bags as well as polystyrene foam products as part of what is being described as “the strongest” bag ban in the nation.
One of the biggest challenges yet in the COVID-19 pandemic occurred in January with the emergence of the Omicron variant of the virus.
New Jersey residents voted overwhelmingly to legalize marijuana more than a year ago, but they won’t be able to walk into a store and buy cannabis until later this year at the earliest.
Serving up hot coffee and vocational skills, Chuck’s Place, a Wawa-like store in Mercer High School, is an opportunity for students who work there to gain valuable occupational experience.
Mercer County Community College recently unveiled a multi-pronged program to educate citizens and empower them to become leaders within their communities.
Here's a guide to what lies ahead in this year’s Nov. 2 election, including information on early voting, registration, submission of ballots, and other essential information to stay on top of the voting process.
Mercer County and the communities within will receive a combined total of almost $187 million in aid from the federal government over the next two years.
Prices are up and inventory is down—that’s the state of residential real estate in New Jersey’s capital region during the first months of 2021.
A number of area organizations, including the Boys and Girls Clubs of Mercer County, have been working together to bring the African Link Initiative to life.
The process of voting, details on how to register or update your registration and how to check online to ensure your ballot has arrived.
Voting for the Nov. 3, 2020 election will be different than entering a voting booth and pressing the buttons for preferred candidates.
County officials say Mercer County Library System staff are working hard at making the nine branch libraries and procedures safe, and anticipates a reopening, with limited services, capacity and hours, this fall
Overnight roadwork will result in lane closures and detours for the next few nights on Route 133 westbound between Route 571 and Route 33.
The Mercer County Library System is currently working on plans to re-open. The move follows an announcement by Gov. Phil Murphy on July 2 that libraries in the state are permitted, when ready, to open to the public at 25% capacity.
The state planned to ease dining restrictions starting this week, but decided against it after COVID-19 spikes in other states that enacted similar policies.
the Americana Diner, a beacon of piping hot coffee and good eats that beckoned hungry travelers with its “Time to Dine” sign along Route 130 in East Windsor for years. And owner Constantine Katsifis couldn’t be more pleased
Hightstown became the latest small New Jersey town to welcome a craft brewery when Old Hights Brewing Company opened its online store for business this afternoon
West Windsor Plainsboro superintendent Dr. David Aderhold has prepared more than 284 questions with regards to the reopening of schools in New Jersey.
As Sam Zheng of Taco Rito notes, restaurants are also dealing with food availability woes, price spikes, delivery service charges and the challenge of keeping staff healthy, happy — and employed
The Mercer County Park Commission Naturalist Department is planning a series of online programs focusing on wildlife that affects people’s lives, even in an urbanized environment.
The latest information we have gathered on area restaurants, including contact info, pick-up and delivery options, specials, and more
The latest Covid-19 update from the New Jersey Department of Health shows that 2,845 people in Mercer County have tested positive for coronavirus to date, and 145 people have died from Covid-19-related causes.
What is happening now for children throughout the nation is not homeschooling as we know it. Contrary to common perception, homeschoolers are generally not more isolated or cut off from resources, opportunities or interactions with peers, teachers and mentors
A local charity has decided that it will still hold its annual summer run/walk fundraiser despite the ongoing pandemic. But there should be no worries about the participants maintaining a safe distance from each other—this years race will be be virtual.
New guidelines go into effect at 8 p.m. for the NJ restaurant industry as well as NJ Transit and affiliated transportation providers
Mercer County has 1,646 people who have tested positive for SARS-CoV-2, the novel coronavirus that causes Covid-19, and 53 residents of the capital county have died from Covid-19-related causes, according to the State of New Jersey’s latest daily report. Across the state of New Jersey, 61,85…
More residents have now tested positive for coronavirus in Trenton than any other municipality in Mercer County, according to figures released by the county today