Sixty-one cadets who made up the 22nd basic class of police officers took part in today’s Mercer County Police Academy commencement held in the gymnasium at Mercer County Community College
01/23/2020 5:06 PM
After a yearlong planning process, the Park Commission has finalized its proposal to restore Dam Site 21's natural areas and to create new passive recreation opportunities for the public's enjoyment.
01/22/2020 3:42 PM
The Mercer County Park Commission’s Nature Programs will host thrilling and educational summer camps for children ranging in age from pre-K to eighth grade. The summer camps are developed and instructed by the Park Commission’s team of naturalists, whose 2020 camp lineup includes a new addition.
01/16/2020 1:12 PM
Most Mercer County government offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 20, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
01/16/2020 11:19 AM
On Friday, January 3, the Mercer County Board of Chosen Freeholders ushered in 2020 by holding their annual Reorganization Meeting and selected new leadership for the upcoming year.
01/06/2020 9:17 AM
Most Mercer County government offices and facilities will be closed Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2019, in observance of Christmas, and Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020, for New Year’s observance, although some will remain open or have modified hours.
12/19/2019 3:36 PM
The Mercer County Board of Chosen Freeholders recently announced a partnership with Mercer County non-profit Shine and Inspire for their annual winter donation drive. The Freeholders will be collecting personal hygiene products, school supplies, non-perishable food, and clothing.
12/16/2019 10:00 AM
On Thursday, Dec. 5, the Mercer County Board of Chosen Freeholders unanimously approved a series of resolutions totaling more than $350,000 which will go toward human services programs and care that will benefit Mercer County residents.
12/09/2019 10:00 AM
Find out why so many waterfowl are flocking to the Abbott Marshlands by joining the Nature Programs during their Winter Duck Walks in Roebling Park at Spring Lake. This free program will take place on Sunday, Dec. 15, Sunday, Jan. 12 and Sunday, Feb. 9, from 1 to 3 p.m.
12/03/2019 4:28 PM
Afternoon lectures presented by wildlife experts will be held on select Saturdays and Sundays this winter at the Tulpehaking Nature Center.
12/03/2019 12:54 PM
On Sunday, Dec. 1, at 1 p.m., Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes will welcome veterans and other members of the Greater Mercer County community to a ceremony marking the 78th anniversary of the Japanese air attack on Pearl Harbor, which happened on Dec. 7, 1941.
11/26/2019 4:26 PM
Most Mercer County government offices and facilities will be closed Thursday, Nov. 28, and Friday, Nov. 29, in observance of Thanksgiving, although some will remain open or have modified hours.
11/26/2019 2:46 PM
The Mercer County Park Commission and REI movement to #OptOutside continues this year on Friday, Nov. 29, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., with free activities at Roebling Park, Mercer Meadows and Baldpate Mountain.
11/21/2019 11:15 AM
Freeholders Call on Legislature to Expand Charging Infrastructure and Rebates for Electric Vehicle Owners
On Thursday, November 14, The Mercer County Board of Chosen Freeholders unanimously approved a resolution supporting Assembly Bill 4819. The Board urges New Jersey’s legislature to pass the bill as quickly as possible to expand charging infrastructure and rebates for electric vehicle owners
11/14/2019 8:22 PM
Most Mercer County government offices and facilities will be closed Monday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day.
11/08/2019 10:52 AM
The Mercer County Park Commission has completed work on the John Rogers House Constructed Ruin in Mercer County Park. Built in 1761, the Rogers House is believed to be the oldest existing structure in West Windsor Township.
11/07/2019 11:49 AM
The Mercer County Park Commission will hold a third meeting on the development of Dam Site 21 on Tuesday, Nov. 12, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Conference Center at Mercer County Community College, 1200 Old Trenton Road in West Windsor.
11/06/2019 11:31 AM
The Rutgers Master Gardeners of Mercer County will present the program “Attracting Birds to Your Garden” on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Rutgers Cooperative Extension, 1440 Parkside Ave., Ewing.
11/01/2019 4:05 PM
Most Mercer County government offices and facilities will be closed Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, in observance of Election Day.
11/01/2019 3:03 PM
Throughout the month of November, the Mercer County Park Commission’s Tulpehaking Nature Center will be collecting tough-to-recycle items that would normally end up in a landfill in partnership with the Mercer County Special Services School District, Soles4Souls and Trex.
10/31/2019 11:10 AM