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Township Police Say Thank You to BRSD Admin & Staff

September 17, 2020

BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ-- The Bordentown Township Police Department this week gave "challenge coins" to express its appreciation and thanks to Bordentown Regional School District administrators and principals who have made significant impacts to the community during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The coins, purchased by the Burlington County Police Chiefs Association, were ...

City Police Looking to Fill Crossing Guard Positions

BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ—The Bordentown City Police Department (BCPD) is looking for part-time crossing guards as in-person learning for the 2020-2021 school year approaches in October.

The position, which is open to Burlington and Mercer County residents, calls for a person who is 18 years of age or older, out of high school and with no criminal record.

The BCPD will provide all the ...

BTPD's Explorer Program Seeks to Connect Police With Local Youth

BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ—The Bordentown Township Police Department (BTPD) is putting out a call to local students to join their Explorer Post Program now that the school year is kicking into gear.

The program, which is in its second year in the BTPD, is designed to give students the chance to experience daily operations of law enforcement and explore a future career in the field. The ...

Township Police Advise of Friday Road Closure

BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ-- The Bordentown Township Police Department is advising residents of road closures for a paving operation that will take place starting Friday evening, September 11, from 7:00pm to 6:00am.

The intersection of County Route 545 (Bordentown-Georgetown Road) and County Route 660 (Old York Road) will be closed to all through traffic. Detours have been ...

Township Police Hosting Mobile Vehicle Inspection Unit Today

BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ-- Need your vehicle inspected but don't want to travel to the MVC? You won't have to, as the Bordentown Township Police Department will be hosting the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission Mobile Inspection Unit today from 9:00am to 2:00pm. 

Any vehicle registered in New Jersey with an inspection sticker that is already expired or set to expire can be ...

ALERT: : Truck Fire Closes 1-295 Near Exit for Route 130 in Hamilton

HAMILTON, NJ -- A late morning accident on Interstate 295 involving a dump truck left the busy roadway closed to motorists. 

Responders to the scene at approximately 10:27am on Thursday confirmed that one individual had been ejected from a vehicle in the crash and a dump truck was fully engulfed in flames. Hamilton Township firefighters as well as ambulances were at the scene ...

BurlCo Man Dead in Collision Between Tractor Trailer, Tractor Cab

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -  A Monday evening crash between a flatbed tractor trailer and a tractor cab lead to the death of a Burlington County man.  At approximately 9:17pm on August 31, the South Brunswick Police Department responded to a 9-1-1 call of a collision on Corn Road -- a lightly traveled industrial road in the Dayton section of the Township. 

The name of ...

NJSP Seize Cache of Drugs During Bordentown Traffic Stop

BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ-- The New Jersey State Police (NJSP) arrested an area man on Monday night during a traffic stop on I-295 southbound in Bordentown Township, which led to the seizure of $2,000 worth of heroin, fentanyl and crack cocaine.

At approximately 8:20pm on August 24, Trooper Francis Morris stopped Jason Reeves, 40, of Trenton, for a traffic violation at milepost 55.7.

BurlCo Sheriff Alerts Residents of Imposter Phone Scams

MOUNT HOLLY, NJ-- If you receive a phone call from "law enforcement" asking for personal banking information, don't be so quick to give it over.

This is what the Burlington County Sheriff's Department warned today, as it alerted residents about a recent increase in phone scams in the county involving imposters pretending to be Sheriff's ...

NJSP Arrest Man for DWI, Seize Drugs, During Bordentown Stop

BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ-- The New Jersey State Police arrested an area man on Tuesday night during a traffic stop on I-295 southbound in Bordentown Township.

At approximately 8:13pm on August 18, Trooper James Kane stopped Nicholas Brown, 37, of Trenton for a traffic violation at milepost 56.4. During the stop, Trooper Kane determined that Brown was under the influence and arrested ...

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The Flag will Fly Over NJ Roadways After Public Outcry

September 8, 2020

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- The Stars and Stripes will fly again over New Jersey’s roadways.  After public outcry over the removal of the flags on New Jersey Turnpike overpasses, Governor Phil Murphy said that the American flags will remain displayed.

In Robbinsville Township, flags were recently removed from seven New Jersey Turnpike overpasses. Flags were not removed from the ...

10 Cent Increase to Gas Tax a Matter of Law, State Treasurer Says

TRENTON, NJ --  New Jersey's gas tax will increase 9.3 cents per gallon on October 1. The announcement, according to New Jersey State Treasurer Elizabeth Maher Muoio, comes after "a thorough review of fuel consumption statistics and is necessary to keep the state in compliance with a 2016 law that requires a steady stream of revenue to support the state’s ...

Upcoming Events

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Sat, September 19, 9:00 AM

Trinity United Methodist Church (Parking Lot), Bordentown City

Trinity's Table Drive-Through Food Drive

Giving Back

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Sat, September 19, 12:00 PM

Northern Community Park, Bordentown Township

Bordentown Township Flag Retirement Ceremony

Community Calendar

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Sun, September 20, 9:00 AM

Carlslake Community Center, Bordentown

Bordentown Farmers' Market

Community Calendar Food & Drink

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Thu, September 24, 7:00 PM

Bordentown Township

Bordentown Township Planning Board Meeting

Government

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Sat, September 26, 9:00 AM

Public Works Garage, Bordentown Township

Shredder Day

Community Calendar

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Sun, September 27, 9:00 AM

Carlslake Community Center, Bordentown

Bordentown Farmers' Market

Community Calendar Food & Drink

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Mon, September 28, 7:30 PM

Bordentown Township

Bordentown Township Committee Meeting

Government

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Sun, October 4, 9:00 AM

Carlslake Community Center, Bordentown

Bordentown Farmers' Market

Food & Drink

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Sun, October 11, 9:00 AM

Carlslake Community Center, Bordentown

Bordentown Farmers' Market

Food & Drink

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Fri, October 16, 6:30 PM

Historic Burlington County Prison Museum, Mount Holly

Outdoor Movie Night: Hotel Transylvania

Arts & Entertainment

How Sweet! Check Out These NJ Honey Farms During National Honey Month

September 17, 2020

NEW JERSEY — September is widely recognized as National Honey Month. This month typically marks the end of the honey collection season for beekeepers across the US.

You don’t have to be arms deep in a beehive to appreciate the thick, golden stuff that makes everything sweeter. The Garden State has a number of bee and honey farms that produce high-quality, local raw ...

New Jersey Date Night: San Gennaro Festival, DIY Style

As each New Jersey summer comes to a close, one sure thing that takes away the sting from saying goodbye to hot, sunshine-filled days is attending a San Gennaro Festival. This celebration, lasting 11 days in Manhattan and with smaller-scaled celebrations in our state, is a food-fest of Italian flavor. Peppers and sausage and zeppolis reign supreme with their tempting aromas in the ...

NJ Restaurants Welcome Diners Back Inside. Is it Enough to Save Them?

NEW JERSEY — It’s seven in the morning and Jimmy Greberis is in his element.

Between taking phone orders and watching over the sizzling grill, the owner of the Summit Diner prepares for the breakfast rush, a familiar routine in his decades in the diner business. But for the first Sunday in nearly half a year, he’s allowing customers back inside to sit at the vinyl stools ...