Most Mercer County offices and facilities will be closed Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018, in observance of Christmas, and Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019, for New Year’s observance, although some will remain open or have modified hours.
12/17/2018 2:59 PM
Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes recently fulfilled his two-year term as President of the County Executives of America (CEA), a national, non-partisan organization representing chief elected county officials across the United States.
12/06/2018 1:25 PM
On Sunday, Dec. 2, at noon, Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes will welcome veterans and other members of the Greater Mercer County community to a ceremony marking the 77th anniversary of the Japanese air attack on Pearl Harbor, which happened on Dec. 7, 1941.
11/26/2018 2:41 PM
Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes invites businesses that import products from international markets to attend a free, informative seminar regarding the Mercer County Foreign Trade Zone on Thursday, Dec. 6, from 8 to 10 a.m. at the Boathouse at Mercer Lake.
11/20/2018 10:03 AM
Most Mercer County offices and facilities will be closed Thursday, Nov. 22, and Friday, Nov. 23, in observance of Thanksgiving, although some will remain open or have modified hours.
11/19/2018 11:56 AM
A reception and open house will be held Nov. 17 at the Tulpehaking Nature Center to kick off a public art exhibit showcasing more than 200 haikus that express local residents' personal stories and impressions about the Delaware River.
11/09/2018 2:49 PM
The following County offices will be closed Nov. 12: McDade Administration Building, Criminal Courthouse, County Clerk's Office, Civil Courthouse, Office of the County Surrogate, Board of Social Services, One-Stop Career Center, Cooperative Extension, County Connection, most library system branches.
11/08/2018 12:17 PM
Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes will join with other County and local officials to give recognition and appreciation to the many County residents who have served in America’s armed forces.
11/07/2018 3:08 PM
#OptOutside will take place on Friday, Nov. 23, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Roebling Park, Mercer Meadows and Baldpate Mountain.
11/05/2018 2:38 PM
The following County offices will be closed Nov. 6: McDade Administration Building, Criminal Courthouse, County Clerk's Office, Civil Courthouse, Office of the County Surrogate, Board of Social Services, One-Stop Career Center, Cooperative Extension, County Connection, most library system branches.
11/02/2018 2:21 PM
Mercer County’s Division of Veteran Services accepts monetary donations that go toward the purchase of ShopRite gift cards veterans can use to purchase holiday meals.
11/02/2018 12:32 PM
The 20 Mercer County residents participating in the 52nd annual New Jersey Senior Citizen Art Show took home nine awards, including Best in Show in the Professional division and four first-place honors.
11/02/2018 11:19 AM
The public Ice Skating Center in Mercer County Park is open to the public seven days a week during the operating season, which runs from Nov. 5, 2018 to March 15, 2019.
10/31/2018 4:13 PM
Howell Farm's 4-acre corn maze will be open Saturday, Nov. 3, and Sunday, Nov. 4, giving fall fun-seekers one last chance to solve its puzzle. On both days, maze entry comes with a hayride ticket that takes
10/31/2018 11:39 AM
Make an amulet necklace at the Mercer County Park Commission's "Ancient Technologies" program on Saturday, Nov. 10, at the Tulpehaking Nature Center.
10/29/2018 2:22 PM
Join the Mercer County Park Commission’s team of trained owl banders at the Historic Hunt Barn on select evenings this fall to learn more about one of nature’s most elusive and best-hidden birds.
10/23/2018 12:15 PM
This event is open to Mercer County residents only. Up to eight boxes or bags of paper may be discarded.
10/17/2018 4:52 PM
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