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September 17, 2019

HAMILTON, NJ -- Hamilton Township Police are investigating an early Tuesday morning robbery of a local convenience store.   Detectives are investigating a robbery that took place at approximately 1:30am Tuesday morning of the Quick Check store located at 2695 South Broad Street. The suspect ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  There's one last chance to have your pet cat or dog protected from rabies this year.   On Wednesday, September 18 between 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm., Hamilton Township will host its final free rabies rabies immunization clinic for residents’ dogs and cats.    The clinic is provided as ...

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EWING, NJ --  A properly installed child safety seat can save a young life. That is why the Mercer County Sheriff Jack Kemler recently announced the upcoming child car seat check-up event, the law enforcement professional said in a statement.   The inspection event will be held by the Mercer ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  The Hamilton Township Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect in an on-going investigation where a purse was stolen at the Walmart located at 1750 Nottingham Way in Hamilton. According to a statement the suspect allegedly stole the purse left behind ...

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TRENTON, NJ  –  In the wake of national incidents of illness and death from vaping, Governor Phil Murphy took action on Thursday to formulate a comprehensive strategy to protect New Jersey residents from the health hazards of electronic cigarettes.    "The rash of lung disease and death ...

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PRINCETON, NJ  -- After a weeklong investigation conducted by the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force, Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri announced the arrest of one man and the seizure of a sizeable amount of marijuana and cash. Onofri stated that task force officers executed a search warrant at the ...

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PRINCETON, NJ -- A Princeton Township supervisor and an Edison-based contractor are now facing criminal charges in connection with an illegal dumping and bribery scheme.  Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri announced on Friday that the owner of a construction company has been charged with ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Employing what many consider a lost art, a review of correspondence this week between Hamilton Mayor Kelly Yaede and Council President Jeff Martin indicates the two are now communicating primarily via letter. The crux of the letter writing back-and-forth centers on the establishment ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Changing the way that Mercer County operates it’s corrections system for inmates will save millions of taxpayer dollars and provide a modern and therapeutic system for inmates, their families, and staff. That’s the goal outlined by Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes in his ...

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WEST WINDSOR, NJ -- Mercer County Executive Brian Hughes has invited area businesses have to attend the New Jersey Clean Energy Workshop that will provide resources and information about energy efficiency methods that can save save money and benefit the environment.  Hosted by the Mercer County ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- A simple thank you with a cake and afternoon treats goes a long way sometimes. In an effort to offer this sentiment to local first responders for their work to keep the community safe, Rose Hill Assisted Residence welcomed members of the Robbinsville Police and Fire Departments ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  In a solemn ceremony on Wednesday afternoon, several hundred people from all walks of life including police officers, firefighters, EMS professionals, veterans and families memorialized the 18th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001.   "We are proud to ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  The Mercer County Prosecutor's office seized three computers on Wednesday at the Hamilton Township Muinicipal Building, according to  Stephanie Katz, first assistant prosecutor at the Mercer County Prosecutor's Office.  No other information could be provided by the Prosecutor's ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ --  The Robbinsville Township Fire Department and the Robbinsville Professional Firefighters Association will hold their annual 9-11 Memorial Ceremony on Wednesday, at 9:45am.  The public is welcome to attend.   The ceremony will be held at the Memorial Tree on Lake Drive in ...

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HAMILTON, NJ - With positivity and hard work as their guideposts, and a new head coach at the helm, the Nottingham High School girls’ field hockey team ended a 39 game losing streak on Monday by opening their season with a 3-0 win over Burlington City. While Jessie Mull may have made her head ...

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RARITAN TWP., NJ – She almost didn’t answer the door this afternoon. But for some reason, township resident Michele Blood – who is a freelance writer for TAPinto Flemington – decided to answer the door to her home here anyway. When she did, she met 12 year old Swetha A. Fernando, who Raritan ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  Three local firefighters will saddle up on their bicycles and make the more than 300-mile long ride from Washington D.C. to Pennsylvania in September to pay tribute to the first responders lost on 9/11 and to honor members of the military. The event is part of the 9/11 Promise Run ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- To repair deteriorated pavement surface conditions, Robbinsville-Edinburg Road (County Road 526) will be milled and resurfaced over the course of three weeks in September. Mercer County recently announced that the road will be closed between Lake Drive and Route 33 beginning on, ...

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HAMILTON, NJ - The Historical Society of Hamilton Township recently received a grant to further their work aimed at diverse audiences.   The $5,000 incubation grant,  which is provided by the New Jersey Council for the Humanities (NJCH), is part of the agency's goal to support local public ...

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PRINCETON, NJ --  The Mercer County Department of Transportation and Infrastructure recently announced emergency repairs to the Mercer Road bridge over Stony Brook in Princeton beginning on or about Monday, September 23 for approximately 15 working days, weather permitting.   The bridge is located ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  To mark the 17th anniversary of one of the darkest days in American history, Hamilton Township will hold its annual 9-11 remembrance ceremony  on Wednesday, September 11 at 12:00pm at the September 11th Memorial Grove inside the Klockner Road Entrance of Veterans ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ --  An alleged attempted child luring incident is under investigation by the Robbinsville Police Department. According to a report a stranger sought the attention of three juveniles Thursday evening at the Foxmoor Shopping Center.  At approximately, 6:27pm, Robbinsville Township ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ --   Looking for a special piece of customized jewelry for yourself, a family member or a friend? Central Jersey shoppers and gift-givers now need look no further than Robbinsville’s newest business: Trollbeads. Trollbeads was founded in 1976 in Copenhagen, Denmark by Soren ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- The Robbinsville Police Department has asked members of the public to come forward with any information in connection with a series of motor vehicle related incidences that are said to have taken place in the overnight hours Tuesday. While in one instance a vehicle was stolen, ...

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HAMILTON, NJ – In the wake of charges being filed by the Mercer County Prosecutor's Office against Hamilton Mayor Kelly Yaede, a bipartisan coalition of the Township Council urged the mayor to temporarily step aside to handle the legal matter. In a statement Council Vice President Rick Tighe, ...

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ROBBINSVIILLE,, NJ -- As students head back to school this week, one Robbinsville teacher has already spent a great deal of time in the classroom.    Teachers from across New Jersey came together two weeks ago to start the first cohort of the New Jersey STEM Innovation Fellowship in the Center ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Mayor Kelly Yaede is facing criminal charges in connection with this year's primary campaign during which expunged records of her primary challenger, David Henderson, were allegedly illegally released to the public.   On Tuesday, the Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office ...

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WEST WINDSOR, NJ -- The Mercer County Italian American Festival is gearing up to celebrate its 20th annivarsary at the end of September with their highly anticipated three-day festival to be held once again at the Mercer County Park Festival Grounds.    The 2019 Festival will be held on Friday, ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- To repair deteriorated pavement surface conditions, Robbinsville-Edinburg Road (County Road 526) will be milled and resurfaced over the course of three weeks in September. Mercer County recently announced that the road will be closed between Lake Drive and Route 33 beginning on, ...

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ORLANDO, FL – A vacationing New Jersey state trooper saved a girl from drowning in Florida last week, NJ State Police reported. While vacationing in Florida Trooper I Charles Travis was near a resort swimming pool when he heard someone calling for help on August 23, a statement said. Travis ...

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