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Rider University seeks support to rename veterans’ affairs office after alum by Veterans Day

Rider hopes to name the veterans center after Dr. Eugene Marsh; center would become the school's first space named for a Black alumnus Rider University...
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Anne Demarais should be honored for open space efforts, supporters say

There is little doubt that Anne Demarais has been a leader in open space preservation, outdoor education and trail development in Lawrence Township, and...

Pedestrian fatally struck by vehicle on Route 1 in Lawrence Township

A pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle on Route 1 near Bakers Basin Road Oct. 11, and the incident is under investigation, according...
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St. Lawrence Rehab, nursing homes to be sold

The St. Lawrence Rehabilitation Center and its associated nursing and assisted living facilities have been put on the block for sale - but none...

Police looking for armed robber

The search is on for the man who robbed a patron at gunpoint at a laundromat on Brunswick Avenue on Sept. 29, according to...

Man loses gold necklace chain in bait-and-switch scheme

In a twist on the classic bait-and-switch scheme, a 72-year-old Lawrence Township man lost a 24-karat gold chain to a woman who had stopped...

Lawrence Township police blotter

A 45-year-old Trenton man was charged with improper crossing of a highway, possession of a controlled dangerous substance (suspected crack cocaine) and hindering apprehension...

SOLUTIONS 10/8: Can we save ourselves, and how?

By Huck Fairman Reports on and opinions as to how we can save ourselves from the worsening climate crisis have been increasingly appearing in the...

Opinion: Afghan refugees are carefully vetted before entering the U.S.

  In a recent letter (Refugees will change voting demographics, Oct. 1) about the arrival in the U.S. of refugees from Afghanistan, Ira Marks expresses...

N.J. municipalities will shine a light on metastatic breast cancer on Oct. 13

METAvivor Research and Support announces the launch of the third annual global landmark campaign, #LightUpMBC, to shine a light on the importance of awareness...

U.S. Justice Department will examine threats against school officials

The New Jersey School Boards Association (NJSBA) is reporting that on Oct. 4, the U.S. Department of Justice directed the FBI and U.S. Attorneys’...

Common calendar, Packet papers, Oct. 8

Ongoing FEMA has closed some of its Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC), established last month to assist residents and businesses whose property was damaged by Tropical...

Murphy administration unveils youth mental health resource website

Gov. Phil Murphy and members of his administration have announced a new web tool - covid19.nj.gov/youthhelp - that is designed to link parents, youths...
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Lawrence Township solar projects are equivalent of taking 1,665 cars off the roads

Greenskies Clean Energy LLC partnered with Eznergy Solar Energy Solutions to install 606 kilowatts (kW) of solar for the Township of Lawrence. These solar...
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Lawrence Hopewell Trail receives award from Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia

The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia (BCYC), a nonprofit organization dedicated to making bicycling a safe and fun way for everyone to get around...

Lawrence Township police blotter

A 2012 Audi was reported stolen while it was parked at a residence on Lawrenceville-Pennington Road between 9:30 p.m. Sept. 22 and 8:30 a.m....

Lawrence Township zoning board continues public hearing on dental office use variance

A Hamilton Township-based dentist will have wait until next month to find out whether the Lawrence Township Zoning Board of Adjustment will approve a...

Lawrence Township council candidates to run unopposed in upcoming election

When voters cast their ballots for the Lawrence Township Council in the Nov. 2 general election, the only names on the ballot will be...
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