The grant awarded by the state Green Acres Program will support Mercer County's efforts to restore the health of the tidal freshwater wetlands at John A. Roebling Park in Hamilton.
10/19/2017 2:30 PM
On Oct. 21, visitors can practice their casting skills on the challenge course, learn about common sport fish and fishing regulations, or go lakeside for some catch-release fishing with the experts.
10/13/2017 3:43 PM
Mercer County Community College rolled out the latest in high-technology workforce development programs Oct. 6, highlighted by the ribbon cutting on the college’s new $1.2 million, 3,000-square-foot Advanced Manufacturing Laboratory on the West Windsor Campus.
10/06/2017 4:14 PM
The Mercer County Park Commission will conduct a deer management program at Baldpate Mountain on select days from Dec. 4, 2017, through Feb. 10, 2018. The Baldpate Mountain Deer Management Program is open only to participants who have applied and been accepted to the program.
10/06/2017 3:34 PM
The Mercer County Park Commission will conduct a deer management program at Mercer Meadows from Dec. 4, 2017, through Feb. 17, 2018. The Mercer Meadows Deer Management Program is open only to participants who have applied and been accepted to the program.
10/06/2017 2:38 PM
Gene Sheninger and his border collies Sweet, Ket and Nick will visit the maze to demonstrate the age-old art and of herding sheep Oct. 7, 8, 14 and 15.
10/06/2017 10:56 AM
Steven Kristoph, a popular Rutgers adjunct instructor and plant nursery owner and operator, will share his passion for native plants during a program sponsored by the Rutgers Master Gardeners of Mercer County on Wednesday evening, Oct. 25, at the Hamilton Public Library.
10/05/2017 12:02 PM
Howell Living History Farm invites the public to a free quilt show, quilting bee, demonstrations and other old-fashioned fun on Saturday, Oct. 7, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
10/03/2017 12:55 PM
Quilt historian and professional appraiser Dana Balsamo will discuss how the value of quilts can be determined and what detracts from value.
10/03/2017 11:56 AM
An audience of several hundred family members, friends, and members of a number of law enforcement agencies saw the class of 68 cadets receive graduation certificates to officially make them police officers.
09/29/2017 3:37 PM
The following County offices will be closed Monday, Oct. 9, and will reopen for business Tuesday, Oct. 10: McDade Administration Building, Criminal Courthouse, Office of the Mercer County Clerk, Civil Courthouse and Office of the County Surrogate, Mercer County Connection and all branches of the Mercer County Library System.
09/27/2017 4:27 PM
The event will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the John T. Dempster Fire School at 350 Lawrence Station Road in Lawrence, rain or shine.
09/27/2017 12:58 PM
No matter how you slice it, it takes a whole lot of work to put a loaf of bread on the table. Exactly how much will be clear if you visit Howell Living History Farm on Saturday, Sept. 30, when all are invited to join farmers as they plant, thresh and mill the stuff that goes into every loaf of whole wheat bread. Farm fresh wheat!
09/27/2017 11:51 AM
LIHEAP is designed to help low-income families and individuals meet home heating and medically necessary cooling costs. This year, the application period is Oct. 2, 2017, to April 30, 2018.
09/27/2017 11:08 AM
I’m proud of Trenton-Mercer Airport’s illustrious past and energized by its promising future as a premier travel hub, providing safe and convenient transportation options, and offering the right venue for smart growth and development by the public and private sectors.
09/26/2017 3:29 PM
The maze is a giant, walk-on puzzle whose pathways form the image of a shepherd and flock of sheep, a familiar sight at the nearby Howell Farm.
09/19/2017 1:56 PM
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09/12/2017 12:36 PM
Research shows that teaching children about the risks of substance abuse and violence, while promoting positive activities instead, greatly reduces the chance that a child will fall prey later. In response, the Mercer County Gang Task Force, Trenton Municipal Alliance and PACE Charter School of Hamilton have collaborated to create the “Tips for Parents & Kids Resource Calendar.” Made for kids with artwork by kids, this project is designed to promote the message that drugs, alcohol and violence cause harm.
09/06/2017 11:18 AM