Sunday, May 28, 2017

Schools

Piyali Sircar and Hema Sunderasan, both students at High School South, participated in the Waksman Scholars Program at Rutgers University, founded on the philosophy of teaching science by allowing...

Politics

Thiramala Halemane of West Windsor campaigned and ran for a seat in the India Parliament recently — and lost. Although he left India in 1974 to pursue a doctorate...

Mercer County 5K races you won’t want to miss this June

The spring running season is here, and there is no shortage of 5K races to run in Mercer County.

West Windsor residents speak out against Howard Hughes plan

The Howard Hughes Corporation made its case, but anxiety is still running high among West Windsor residents who fear its plan will have a number of adverse impacts on the town.

Infant lung transplant recipient battles against a deadly disease

About six weeks after Luca was born, the Palmisanos found out that their baby was suffering from a fatal lung disease called Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia—one that often kills within days of birth.

New Jersey’s top youth volunteers recognized at the statehouse

Two students from the Trenton area — Jordyn Cascone of Hamilton Square and Renita Zaparde of Plainsboro — won the 2017 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards for their volunteer work.

Ewing couple raising service dog to be a skilled companion for the disabled

Brie Alfano and Mike Ehret are raising Fielding for Canine Companions for Independence, an organization that provides assistance dogs to children and adults with disabilities.

In her final year of softball, Becca Freeman’s still making her mark

A lot has happened to Rebecca Freeman in the past four years, but she's still looking ahead to her future.

Love of France and media takes Robbinsville High grad to Cannes Film Festival

Robbinsville native Kellie Hodson will spend this month in Cannes, France, with access to the world-famous film festival.

Third-generation shoe repair shop marking 70 years in business

Shoe repairman may be one of the many professions that have fallen by the wayside over the years, but one look around Agabiti’s Pennington Cobbler workshop on Main Street suggests that the vocation is alive and well.

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Lawrence High special needs students compete with unified track team

Lawrence High School’s unified track and field team allows special needs students to compete alongside their varsity peers.