Common calendar, Packet papers, July 3

Editor's Note: Please call before attending any event. As of press time, certain restrictions were still in place due to the coronavirus outbreak.     Now open Terhune...

Virtual grand jury pilot program returns dozens of indictments

Virtual grand juries in Bergen and Mercer counties have returned 33 indictments since June 18, allowing stalled criminal cases to move forward safely and...

Only three new cases of COVID-19 reported from Hightstown over past month

The number of Hightstown residents who have newly tested positive for COVID-19 has leveled out over the past month, as only three new cases...

Morven Museum & Garden will reopen July 15

The reopening of the Morven Museum & Garden in Princeton has been pushed back. “While we are anxious to welcome visitors back to Morven, a...
Photo courtesy of Braille Institute

Princeton Junction’s Madeline Mau named finalist in 2020 Braille Challenge

Madeline Mau thought signing up for the national Braille Challenge would be just a new endeavor to try. In her first year competing in the...

Undergraduate students can return to Princeton University campus for one semester

Even though most of Princeton University’s classes will remain virtual, undergraduates can choose to return to campus for one semester in the 2020-21 academic...

Hightstown Borough Council ensures equality of all citizens

Hightstown Borough residents and visitors alike can be assured of equitable treatment by all Hightstown officials and municipal departments. That's the message that Hightstown Borough...

Zimmerli invites public to explore collection on eMuseum  

The Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University has launched eMuseum, providing online visitors access to search more than 7,000 images of artwork in the institution’s...

New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra presents virtual classes on music theory

New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra is presenting a series of classes on music theory, at both the beginner and advanced levels. Presented by Liam Keller, this...

County Prosecutors Association offers scholarships to law students, police officers advancing career

The County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey is offering scholarships to law school students seeking careers as prosecuting attorneys, graduate students with a commitment...

Is that spinach? No, it’s rare seabeach amaranth!

By Michele S. Byers If you are lucky enough to walk on the beach this summer, you may notice a plant that looks like spinach growing...

National Moth Week offers backyard activities for safe science

The ninth annual National Moth Week, which this week will be July 18-26, invites novice and experienced “moth-ers,” alike, to observe moths in their own...
Lea Kahn Staff photo

Centenarian celebrates birthday surrounded by (socially distant) family and friends

Ask Mary Palmer if she ever thought she would live to be 100 years old, and her answer is immediate and spontaneous. "Oh, no. I...
Photo courtesy of Watershed Institute

Hightstown park receives new additions to green infrastructure

The Watershed Institute has recently installed two shallow rain gardens and a pollinator garden to manage stormwater runoff and foster wildlife habitat at the...

Medical debt paid in full by Princeton Alliance Church

Princeton Alliance Church (PAC) partnered with RIP Medical Debt to pay off $1.75 million in medical debt throughout Mercer and Middlesex counties. Because of PAC’s...

NAMIcon two-day virtual event will focus on mental health wellness

NAMIcon is a virtual event planned for July 13-14 that will focus on mental health wellness. NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) is committed to...

Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Mercer announces new leadership

The mission of the Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Mercer is to partner with individuals, families and community organizations to help them achieve their...

Trinity Rehab opens new physical therapy facility in East Windsor

Trinity Rehab, an all-inclusive physical therapy and rehabilitation center providing comprehensive treatment for patients of all ages, walks of life and fitness levels, brings...
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