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Lawrence Township will honor veterans in ceremony on Nov. 11

The 104 Lawrence Township veterans of World War I, as well as veterans of every conflict fought by the United States, will be honored...
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Attorney General addresses state, federal issues during talk at Rider University

New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal said on Oct. 29 that his office is not shying away from challenging actions by the Trump...

Voters will elect officials, school board members on Nov. 6

Lawrence Township voters will go to the polls Nov. 6 to choose candidates for elected office - from the school board to federal, state...

Ewing man charged with assault after fight at youth game

A Ewing Township resident who coaches a Lawrence Township youth football team has been charged with simple assault following his alleged involvement a fight...

Vigil brings Jewish community together in wake of Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

None of the 80 or so people who nearly filled the sanctuary at Adath Israel Congregation had planned to be at the synagogue on...

Lawrence school board candidates address issues ahead of Nov. 6 election

The eight candidates running for four seats on the Lawrence Township Public Schools Board of Education in the Nov. 6 election come from diverse...

Lawrence school board seeks to fill vacant seat

Less than one year into her three-year term, Lawrence Township Public Schools Board of Education member Kelly Edelstein has resigned for personal reasons, district...
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Mercer County sheriff’s officers forge strong partnership with K-9’s

In the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office, one of the most important crime-fighting tools authorities have might be the nose of a 3-year-old Bloodhound named...

Poster contest stresses importance of adolescent immunizations

The seventh annual Protect Me With 3+ poster and video contest has officially launched! The contest, which is sponsored by the Partnership for Maternal and...

History buffs hope to create memorial for Lawrence Township’s namesake

If Lawrence Township history buffs have their way, there will be a memorial to U.S. Navy Capt. James Lawrence, the township's namesake, somewhere in...

Rider University renames building to thank alumnus for $5.5 million gift

A $5.5 million gift, one of the largest individual gifts in Rider University's history, has resulted in the renaming of North Hall, which is...

Secretary of State calls on residents to dedicate vote to a veteran

Thousands of military servicemen have fought and died to defend Americans' right to vote, so it is fitting for voters to honor those individuals...

HomeFront gears up for Thanksgiving food drive that will feed thousands

There are few things more satisfying for families than to sit down at the table and watch while the master carver, whether it's the...

Police investigating fight at youth football game

A hard hit between youth football players turned into a fight that involved coaches and parents on the football field at Central Park at...

Attorney General named as defendant in Westminster Choir College legal action

Opponents fighting Rider University’s sale of Westminster Choir College have adjusted their legal tactics by dropping their federal lawsuit against the deal and suing...

Annual Trail and Treat Ride to be held at Village Park on Oct. 21

Plenty of treats, but no tricks, will be on hand for bicyclists young and old who take part in the Lawrence Hopewell Trail's annual...

Lawrence Township board will stick with plan that puts armed officers in schools

Despite continuing opposition from some parents, Lawrence Township Public Schools officials are standing firm in their decision to employ a handful of security personnel...

Testimony about proposed warehouse will continue on Oct. 29

The developer of a proposed warehouse on Princess Road, Lawrence Township, next to the Kramer Beverage Co. warehouse, will have to wait until the...
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