The Twin Pine Composite Squadron of Civil Air Patrol (CAP), based at Trenton-Mercer Airport, has been selected as Civil Air Patrol’s National Squadron of Distinction for 2018, Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes announced.
10/11/2018 12:25 PM
The Mercer County Park Commission will conduct a deer management program at Mercer County Park on select days from Oct. 27, 2018, through Feb. 16, 2019. A public information session regarding the hunt will be held Thursday, Oct. 18, at the Mercer County Park Ice Skating Center beginning at 7 p.m.
10/09/2018 3:57 PM
The County’s Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) allows individuals meeting various income qualifications to apply for bill payment assistance, energy crisis assistance and energy-related home repairs.
10/05/2018 2:09 PM
An old-time barn auction will be held at Howell Living History Farm on Saturday, Oct. 6, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Items made by the farm’s blacksmiths, restoration carpenters, bakers and sewing guild, and much more, will be included in the auction.
10/04/2018 4:06 PM
Navigate the pathways of Howell Farm’s Corn Maze this month with team building, trivia and crossword puzzles. Visitors will search for map pieces and clues to complete a number of challenges throughout the 4-acre maze.
10/03/2018 12:43 PM
The following County offices will be closed Oct. 8: McDade Administration Building, Criminal Courthouse, Office of the County Clerk, Civil Courthouse, Office of the County Surrogate, Board of Social Services, One-Stop Career Center, Cooperative Extension, County Connection, County Library System.
10/02/2018 4:23 PM
The event will honor Joseph Schmeltz, founding Director of the Mercer County Wildlife Center, and Diane Nickerson, current Director.
09/28/2018 12:44 PM
The Mercer County Commission on the Status of Women is seeking nominations for its 2019 Woman of Achievement and Young Woman of Achievement awards program.
09/25/2018 4:10 PM
The program, sponsored by the Rutgers Master Gardeners of Mercer County, will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Hamilton Public Library, 1 Justice Alito Way, Hamilton Township.
09/19/2018 4:11 PM
The consultant will guide the county through the rigorous process of investigating sites, developing an Environmental Assessment (EA), and providing preliminary design for a new passenger terminal.
09/18/2018 4:11 PM
On Oct. 3 at 2:18 p.m., FEMA will begin a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System and Wireless Emergency Alert system.
09/18/2018 9:35 AM
On Thursday September 13, The Mercer County Board of Chosen Freeholders unanimously approved a resolution calling on members of the New Jersey State Legislature to approve a bill package that addresses school bus safety concerns and strengthens protections for New Jersey students on school buses.
09/17/2018 9:32 AM
On Sept. 20 at 2:18 p.m., FEMA will begin a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System and Wireless Emergency Alert system.
09/14/2018 12:18 PM
The event will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, at the John T. Dempster Fire School at 350 Lawrence Station Road in Lawrence, rain or shine.
09/13/2018 11:17 AM
Why wait for disaster to strike?
09/12/2018 4:27 PM
A public information meeting on the Roebling Park project will be held Thursday, Sept. 20, at 7 p.m. at the Tulpehaking Nature Center, to provide attendees with an overview of the restoration and information about project methods, and give residents an opportunity to ask questions.
09/10/2018 12:37 PM
Mercer will offer a First-Time Homebuyer Program workshop on Wednesday, Sept. 19, at 6:30 p.m. at the Lawrence Headquarters Branch of the Mercer County Library System, 2751 Brunswick Pike, Lawrence.
09/06/2018 10:31 AM
The Mercer County Park Commission’s 2018 Come Out and Play Campout will be held Oct. 6 to Oct. 7 at Mercer Meadows.
08/31/2018 1:52 PM
The Mercer County Park Commission and D&R Greenway Land Trust will celebrate River Days on Saturday, Sept. 15, from noon to 3 p.m. at the Tulpehaking Nature Center.
08/31/2018 12:12 PM
Are you and your family ready if an emergency strikes? September is National Preparedness Month and now is the time to take simple steps for preparing your home, business and school to be ready for the next emergency that may affect our community.
08/30/2018 5:10 PM