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  • UNCORK_1-2019

    Mercer County Park to host ‘UNCORK Spring’ wine festival

    The festival featuring some of New Jersey's top wineries, as well as food trucks and musical entertainment, will take place Saturday, April 27, and Sunday, April 28.

    04/11/2019 3:51 PM

  • Earth Month

    Tulpehaking Nature Center hosts 'Earth Month'

    Throughout the month of April, the Tulpehaking Nature Center is collecting tough-to-recycle items that would normally end up in the landfill. Visitors are welcome during open hours on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. to drop off their chip bags, candy wrappers and #6 plastics.

    04/10/2019 2:36 PM

  • Roebling Park photo event

    ‘Capture the Change’ at Roebling Park

    As the wetland restoration continues at Roebling Park in Hamilton, the Mercer County Park Commission invites the public to “Capture the Change” on Thursday, April 18, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Tulpehaking Nature Center.

    04/08/2019 3:57 PM

  • Home

    Mercer offers assistance to first-time homebuyers

    A workshop explaining Mercer County's First-Time Homebuyer Program will be held Thursday, April 18, at 6:30 p.m. at the Lawrence Headquarters Branch of the Mercer County Library System, 2751 Brunswick Pike, Lawrence.

    04/08/2019 1:58 PM

  • Disney

    Outside the Boardroom: Pasquale "Pat" Colavita, Jr.

    For thirty-seven years Pasquale “Pat” Colavita, Jr. worked as a speech and language pathologist for the Hamilton Township Board of Education. During those thirty-seven years, Freeholder Colavita was named Hamilton Township and Mercer County Teacher of the year

    04/08/2019 9:47 AM

  • County Gov. Month

    Mercer marks County Government Month

    National County Government Month (NCGM), held annually in April, is a celebration of county government, and the assorted services provided to the community at the county level. Mercer County is offering a variety of programs and events.

    04/05/2019 1:28 PM

  • MGofMC Mary Anne Borge

    Naturalist Mary Anne Borge to give talk on pollinators

    The Rutgers Master Gardeners of Mercer County will present a program for the public, “Pollinators and Pollination Strategies,” on Saturday, April 27, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Tulpehaking Nature Center in Hamilton Township.

    04/04/2019 12:32 PM

  • MClogo green-yellow

    Mercer grant will aid City park projects

    A matching grant under Mercer County’s innovative “Mercer at Play” program will help the City of Trenton rehabilitate three parks and a recreation center.

    03/29/2019 3:15 PM

  • Apple grower

    ‘Meet the Farmer’ series debuts at Howell Farm

    New Jersey's history as The Garden State will take center stage at Howell Living History Farm on Tuesday, April 2, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. when apple grower Coles Roberts presents the first program in a new series.

    03/29/2019 12:10 PM

  • BlueSleuth

    County obtains tool to thwart thieves, protect consumers

    Mercer County investigators and inspectors have acquired a Bluetooth locator to help protect consumers against thieves who are intent on stealing credit card data at gas pumps and other payment machines.

    03/27/2019 11:59 AM

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    Mercer County reopens Old Trenton Road bridge

    Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes announced that the bridge carrying Old Trenton Road over Bridegroom Run in West Windsor Township was reopened to the motoring public March 25 on budget.

    03/25/2019 1:19 PM