Cranbury Press

Action must be taken to protect our votes

To the editor: Less than four months remain before one of the most consequential elections of our time, and New Jersey is one of five...

Volunteers needed to assist with food drives throughout Middlesex County

Middlesex County Food Organization and Outreach Distribution Services (MCFOODS) and Feeding Middlesex County have several volunteer opportunities available through October. During "You're a Good Man,...

EARTH Center Folk Fest set for Aug. 18

The EARTH Center will hold its Open House and Folk Fest from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Aug. 18 in Davidson Mill Pond...

Flag raising ceremony to celebrate Jamaican independence

The Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Jamaica Organization of New Jersey-Middlesex Chapter will hold a Jamaica Flag Raising Ceremony, celebrating 56...
Photo by Philip Sean Curran

Cranbury business owners struggle trying to attract customers to small town

Robin McGuire cast her gaze down Main Street on a recent Friday morning, one less day she has as a businesswoman in Cranbury. For little...

Residents file lawsuit over Princeton school board’s vote on Cranbury agreement

The Princeton Public Schools Board of Education allegedly broke the state’s public meetings law in June in the way in which its members voted...

THE STATE WE’RE IN: Too hot to think? Studies shows heat affects your brain

During summer heat waves, you know your body will be hot and sluggish.  But did you know that your brain is affected by the heat...

Blood donors can receive gift card for Amazon

The American Red Cross has scheduled the following blood drives to deal with the summer blood and platelet shortage: - 9 a.m. to 2 p.m....

Applications accepted for Youth Conservation Corps

Applications are being accepted for the Middlesex County Youth Conservation Corps, whose mission is to protect and preserve the more than 8,000 acres of...

Indian Health Camp to hold health fair, blood drive on Aug. 26

Indian Health Camp of New Jersey (IHCNJ) will hold its annual health fair and American Red Cross blood drive from 8:30 a.m. to 2...

Cranbury school board incumbents will seek to retain seats

Three incumbents on the Cranbury Board of Education will run in the race for three seats in November, with no challengers emerging so far...

Cranbury will host National Night Out event

National Night Out returns to Cranbury on Aug. 7 at Village Park, the fifth year in a row for a local happening that brings...

Princeton mayor declines to take public stand on school district referendum

Princeton Mayor Liz Lempert passed on a chance this week to say whether she supports the Princeton Public Schools' proposed $129.6 million referendum, yet...

THE STATE WE’RE IN: Love NJ’s outdoors? Take action now.

What do Wharton State Forest in the Pine Barrens, Jesse Allen Park in Newark, Camden Waterfront Park, theGreat Swamp National Wildlife Refuge, Island Beach State Park and Paterson’s Great Falls National Historic Park have in common? These...

SAMHAJ to hold annual picnic on Aug. 18 in Monroe

SAMHAJ (South Asian Mental Health Awareness in Jersey) will hold its annual picnic from 10:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Aug. 18 in Thompson...

Middlesex County Fair to be held Aug. 6-12

The Middlesex County Fair will celebrate its 80th anniversary from Aug. 6-12 at the Middlesex County Fairgrounds, 655 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick. There will be...
Scott Jacobs

Parakeet show set for July 28-29 in East Brunswick

The Tri-State Budgerigar (Parakeet) Society is hosting its 28th annual show from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. on July 28 and 29 at the Middlesex County 4H Youth Center Log...
Scott Jacobs

40th Anniversary of the North/South HS Football Classic

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Phil Simms New Jersey North/South High School All-Star Football Classic. Here are the players from the region...
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