On Tuesday, February 25, the Mercer County Board of Chosen Freeholders unanimously approved a resolution recognizing February 24 through February 28 as Public Schools Week in Mercer County.
02/26/2020 11:03 AM
On Tuesday, February 25, the Mercer County Board of Chosen Freeholders unanimously approved a resolution supporting a bill package aimed at combating “Lunch Shaming.”
02/26/2020 11:01 AM
Freeholders Recognize February as American Heart Month in Mercer County and Celebrate Go Red for Women
On Thursday, January 23 the Mercer County Board of Chosen Freeholders unanimously approved a resolution recognizing February as American Heart Month in Mercer County.
02/18/2020 10:40 AM
Hightstown High School continued its mastery over Consumer Bowl competitors, winning Mercer County’s quiz-show style competition on good consumer practices for the fourth consecutive year.
02/14/2020 4:27 PM
The Mercer County Park Commission is pleased to announce the second year of “Eyes on Eagles” programming to celebrate the four pairs of bald eagles that nest in Mercer County, including two pairs that have chosen County parks for nest sites.
02/13/2020 11:56 AM
The Mercer County Commission on the Status of Women will honor six outstanding women at its annual Volunteer Awards Reception on Tuesday, March 31.
02/12/2020 3:53 PM
Most Mercer County government offices and facilities will be closed Monday, Feb. 17, 2020, in observance of Presidents Day.
02/11/2020 4:43 PM
The Mercer County Park Commission will begin accepting reservations for the five county-owned picnic areas on Feb. 18 at noon for the 2020 season.
02/04/2020 3:49 PM
Many sites throughout Mercer County will offer free income tax preparation assistance to help residents prepare and file their 2019 taxes, Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes said. Following is a list of sites where free income tax preparation help is being provided to qualified individuals.
01/30/2020 4:51 PM
The Mercer County Park Commission has initiated a prescribed burn plan for Mercer Meadows with the New Jersey Forest Fire Service (NJFFS). The NJFFS worked in collaboration with the Park Commission’s Stewardship Department to develop a plan tailored to suit the ecological needs of the Pole Farm.
01/29/2020 2:49 PM
Sign-ups for 2020 spring/summer programs and leagues at the Mercer County Tennis Center begin at 8 a.m. for adults and 9 a.m. for juniors on Saturday, Feb. 8, on the Park Commission’s Community Pass website.
01/24/2020 1:21 PM
Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes underscored his administration’s commitment to open space, recreation and stewardship in the 2020 State of the County remarks he presented to the Board of Chosen Freeholders on Jan. 23.
01/24/2020 9:53 AM
On Thursday, January 23 the Mercer County Board of Chosen Freeholders unanimously approved a resolution supporting the decision of Governor Phil Murphy and County Executive Brian M. Hughes to continue welcoming refugees who are fleeing harm and seeking safety.
01/24/2020 9:51 AM
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