HOPEWELL TOWNSHIP, N.J.—Freezing nights and thawing days mark the beginning of maple sugaring season, and at Howell Living History Farm the work of tapping trees and boiling sap is under way.
HAMILTON, NJ -- The Tulpehaking Nature Center will celebrate families and wildlife at its Valentines for Nature Open House on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, from noon to 4 p.m. Parents and kids can get a head start on their valentine-making, and enjoy refreshments, activities and story time. Everyone in the family is invited, including your children's favorite stuffed animal.
HOPEWELL TOWNSHIP, N.J.-Howell Living History Farm will accept applications for parent/child enrollment in its 2016 winter Farmhands Program on Feb. 6.
TRENTON, N.J. — Mercer County Wildlife Center, which accepted and treated 2,200 birds, mammals and reptiles in 2015, will be holding orientations for new volunteers at the facility in Hopewell Township.
HOPEWELL TOWNSHIP, N.J.-Howell Living History Farm will open its 2016 season this Saturday, Jan. 30, with a program featuring its annual ice harvesting operations and lots of other wintery fun.
LAWRENCE, N.J. - The Rutgers Master Gardeners of Mercer County will host a program, "Water Wise Gardening," on Saturday, Jan. 30, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Tulpehaking Nature Center, 157 Westcott Ave., Hamilton.
TRENTON, N.J.-Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes has issued an Executive Order declaring a State of Emergency in anticipation of the blizzard forecasted to hit the region early this evening into the weekend.
TRENTON, N.J.-Mercer County has begun preparing for a blizzard expected to hit the region late Friday, Jan. 22, into the weekend.
WEST WINDSOR, N.J.-Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes on Jan. 21 announced the establishment of a blue-ribbon commission to develop strategies for improving educational attainment in the County, as well as a "major commitment" to construct a new passenger terminal at Trenton-Mercer Airport.
TRENTON, N.J. - The Mercer County Department of Transportation and Infrastructure has completed the replacement of the culvert on Maxwell Avenue over Timber Run in Hightstown Borough (Structure No. 863.10). This structure is located between East Ward and Franklin streets.
TRENTON, N.J.-Most Mercer County offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 18, 2016, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, although some offices and facilities will remain open.
HAMILTON, N.J.--Too cold to go outside? Stay inside for an exciting afternoon of scientific adventures! The Tulpehaking Nature Center will host a fun, family-friendly science program on Saturday, Jan. 16, from 1 to 2:30 p.m.
TRENTON, N.J.-The Mercer County Department of Transportation and Infrastructure has completed the replacement of a culvert on Cherry Valley Road over Branch of Bedens Brook in Princeton, Mercer County (MC #350.1), and Montgomery Township, Somerset County (MC #C0101). This structure is located a quarter-mile east of the Province Line Road intersection.
TRENTON, N.J.-Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes will be in attendance in the House Chambers at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 12 when President Barack Obama delivers the 2016 State of the Union.