Saturday, March 25, 2017

West Windsor-Plainsboro superintendent says district schools are nearing capacity

The West Windsor-Plainsboro School District is running out of room for new students, and residents can expect to see a bond referendum for school construction at some point in the next few years.

Aldi reopening delayed

Aldi supermarket on North Olden Avenue, which has been closed for several months for renovations, has announced that it will reopen its doors on March 1.

Developer submits plans for 1,976 homes at Quakerbridge Road site

The Howard Hughes Corporation has proposed an ambitious mixed-use development plan near Quaker Bridge Mall in West Windsor.

Housing lawsuit targets five Mercer County towns

Unable to reach a settlement, five Mercer County towns are involved in a trial that could result in the town being required to provide for almost 2,000 units of affordable housing by through 2025.

Trenton-raised writer is now raising Trenton superheroes

A new group of heroes and villains is about to descend on Trenton, all thanks to comic book author and creative writing teacher Maurice Mander.

Lawrence Community Emergency Response Team’s volunteers assist first responders

Twenty Lawrence Township residents stand ready to assist their closest neighbors and all town residents when an emergency suddenly makes life challenging.

How a state trooper found her passion training working dogs

Ewing native Annemarie DeAngelo has a 'ruff' job as the training director at Penn Vet Working Dog Center, a nonprofit organization based in Philadelphia that breeds, trains and conducts research on detection dogs.

Volunteers turn church into 1867 Sanctuary for music and culture

Even though it looks like one, the 1867 Sanctuary at Ewing is not a church. Ewing residents Bob and Helen Kull have turned the building into a center for music and culture.

Hopewell firefighter to be honored for 50 years of service

For a full 50 years, John Novak Sr. has been responding to calls as a volunteer for the Hopewell Fire Department.

Court OKs Robbinsville’s plan to turn disputed property into open space

Mercer County Superior Court ruled the 225-acre Edinburg Village parcel was a public use and permitted Robbinsville to post the verified appraisal amount with the court to obtain legal title to the property.

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Mercer Muslim community seeks to educate following ban, shooting

The members of the Islamic Circle of Mercer County know what people say about Islam. They also know that not everybody knows what Islam is all about. And that is what they’re looking to change.