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NAMI offers various support groups to aid with mental health

 The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) New Jersey chapter will offer the following support groups this month: The NAMI Family Support Group meets at...
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Forum addresses racism, defunding police, injustice

Blacks have made some strides in overcoming racism since the Civil Rights movement in the 1960s, but more needs to be done to bridge...
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Mercer County awarded $88K DEP Pay$ to Plug grant to install electric vehicle charging...

Ownership of electric vehicles (EVs) and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles is growing by the year, and with an eye toward that trend, Mercer County...

Lawrence Dems file for Township Council seats

Two Democrats have filed nominating petitions to run for two open seats on the Lawrence Township Council, eliminating any political party primary fight in...

Common calendar, Packet papers, April 9

Ongoing The Anshe Emeth Community Development Corp (AECDC) Central Jersey Diaper Bank is collecting baby clothing sizes newborn-2T, diapers and books. Donations can be picked up...

Princeton Junior School expands

The historic William Phillips Tavern sits in a hollow on a narrow section of road that was part of the King's Highway - today's...

Construction at Lidl continues; grand opening expected for the summer

The Lidl grocery store at the Lawrence Shopping Center is expected to open this summer, and a grand opening date - which has not...
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Real Central NJ Soccer kicks off men’s season on May 12

Real Central NJ Soccer's (RCNJ) men's schedule will kick off May 12 in the Mid-Atlantic division against in-state rivals the Ocean City Nor'Easters. The team...
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Penn Medicine Princeton Health begins vaccinating school employees

Penn Medicine Princeton Health and school nursing staffs across Central Jersey are teaming up to vaccinate school employees against COVID-19 as school districts return...

Rider University promises employment or grad school through new program

Rider University launched a new program on April 2 that guarantees undergraduate students who fulfill their responsibilities will obtain an entry-level job related to...

SOLUTIONS 4/2: Recycling Revisited

By Huck Fairman Why recycle? While most local residents support the idea and associated policies, many may not be aware of the widespread need and...

Common calendar, Packet papers, April 2

Ongoing   Hopewell Theater's reopening plans will focus on ensuring the comfort of patrons. Staff members are collaborating with health officials and industry professionals to create a...

U Text. U Drive. U Pay.

Law enforcement officers will be cracking down on distracted drivers during April as part of New Jersey’s UDrive. UText. UPay. Enforcement campaign. Through the entire month,...

Lawrenceville School students create website to navigate COVID-19 vaccine appointments

Dhillon and Shaan Choudhri had not seen their grandparents in about a year. With their parents being healthcare workers, the risk was too great to...
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Opinion: Save the Sourlands

I was having coffee with a friend once, and she said, “I’m not a birder. Why should I care about birds?” I said, “You...

Lawrence Township Education Foundation awards grants

"Spotlight on Coding" teaches second- and third-graders at the Slackwood Elementary School how to use computer coding. "Let's Become an Anti-racist" is a cross-generational community...

St. Baldrick’s fundraiser ‘shaves’ $104,000 off of cancer care costs

When the St. Baldrick's Foundation fundraiser in Lawrence Township went virtual last year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, organizers were unsure whether it would...

Opinion: New Jersey should make patients a priority by issuing more medical marijuana permits

As a cancer survivor living with multiple sclerosis, I’ve experienced many symptoms over the years where medical marijuana would have made such a difference...
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