Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Gold Award winner helps HomeFront bring water safety to at-risk children

Sarah Manto has been a Girl Scout for more than 10 years, and when it was time for her to choose my Gold Award project, she developed a water-safety awareness program for HomeFront

No-cost saliva testing for COVID-19 available in Trenton

The Henry J. Austin Health Center in Trenton is offering COVID-19 saliva tests to the community by appointment.

Mercer County Community College starts limited in-person classes

MCCC conducted on-campus chemistry labs, and aviation students returned to Trenton-Mercer Airport for in-flight instruction.

Lawrence Hopewell Trail art walk set for July 25

Artist Jeffrey Charlesworth will demonstrate sketching techniques and talk about developing an eye for careful looking.

Park Commission to host Mercer Lake kayak tours on Fridays

Area residents can join the Mercer County Park Commission Naturalist Division this summer for a morning of paddling in Mercer County Park.

Mercer County Library System looks to reopen locations

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.

Trenton Water Works hires Mark Lavenberg as acting director

Lavenberg, the fourth person to lead TWW in the last year, has 32 years of experience in the water industry. He starts his new role Aug. 3.
Stony Brook Bridge opening

Stony Brook Bridge connects Mercer Meadows, Lawrence Hopewell Trail

The new bridge, opened July 8, creates safe access to the county park by helping pedestrians from the surrounding area avoid difficult road crossings.

[UPDATED] Suburban towns demand takeover, sale of Trenton Water Works

The governments of Ewing, Hamilton, Hopewell Township and Lawrence filed a motion in Mercer Superior Court July 8 to join a state lawsuit against Trenton.
Princeton Community Auction

Lawrenceville foundation awards $90K to local seniors, college students

The Princeton Area Community Foundation awarded scholarships to six students from Mercer County, recognizing that this year was tough on all students.

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Missing West Windsor man found alive after massive search (updated)

A West Windsor man who had been missing since the evening of Wednesday, July 22 was found alive after a "massive" search of Community Park.