Lawrence Ledger

Business blossomed when teacher took a chance on protecting skin

Edye Dumhart never envisioned herself as an entrepreneur. Physical education teacher, yes; stay-at-home mom, ditto; business owner, no. Yet this is where Dumhart, the founder...

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...

First responders will receive new equipment

Lawrence Township's emergency first responders will be getting some new gear, ranging from portable radios to automated external defibrillators. Members of the Township Council approved...

Zoning board expects to hear application for solar energy panels at church

The on-again, off-again public hearing on a proposal to install solar energy panels in the rear parking lot at the Church of St. Ann,...
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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...

Grant will fund streetscape design plan for section of Brunswick Pike

A grant that will be used to pay for a conceptual streetscape plan for a section of Brunswick Pike, between Whitehead Road and the...

Lawrence Township ACME supermarket will close in August

The ACME supermarket which has been a staple at the Lawrence Shopping Center in Lawrence Township since 1979 will close its doors next month. ACME...

Brothers face indictment in theft, sale of computers from state authority

A Lawrence Township man and his brother who lives in Freehold have been indicted on multiple charges in connection with the theft of 28...

THE STATE WE’RE IN: New Jersey’s official reptile, the bog turtle

In 1974, reptile researcher Robert Zappalorti captured a female bog turtle in a Sussex County swamp. In keeping with protocols, he marked the turtle...

Minecraft Experience comes to Edison Aug. 4-5

Minefaire: The Ultimate Minecraft Experience will be held 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Aug. 4 and 5 at the New Jersey Convention and...

Fishing photos can win children cash prizes

The Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey (PDFNJ) is asking families to cast their lines and reel in some quality time this summer as...

Mercer Junior Rowing Club Medals at Youth Nationals in California

The Mercer Junior Rowing Club, part of Princeton National Rowing Association, relied on its strength and depth to bring home a medal from the...

Lawrence Little League wins first district title since 1976

Ask any 12-year-old baseball player what his ultimate goal is and the answer will be “Williamsport,” the location of the Little League World Series. The...

Nominations sought for Lawrence Township awards

Wanted: Nominations of businesses and individuals who have contributed to the economic viability or quality of life in Lawrence Township during the past year. That's...

Blueberries are the tasty stars of annual event at Terhune Orchards

Blue was the color of the day - from blueberry wine to a blueberry bake-off to bluegrass music - at Terhune Orchards' Blueberry Bash...

Council awards contract for road work

The Township Council has awarded a $233,413 contract to a Farmingdale company to resurface a section of Princeton Pike, between Fackler and Lewisville roads...

Residents may file to run for school board seats

Lawrence Township residents have 17 days left to file a nominating petition to seek a seat on the Lawrence Township Public Schools Board of...
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