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August 7, 2022

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- The Robbinsville Farmer's Market will be adding some special activities at this Tuesday's market for Kids Day.  In addition to the wide array of weekly vendors, there will be a bounce slide, rock climbing, balloon artists, arts and crafts, and games at the Market's new home ...

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MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- After more than 107 entries were submitted by talented Mercer County residents, the selected winners are now on display in this year’s Mercer County Senior Art Show at The Conference Center at Mercer on Mercer County Community College’s West Windsor Campus. The exhibition ...

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WEST WINDSOR, NJ -- Feel the soul in the music and movie that will be on display in Mercer County Park this weekend with a performance by the Sensational Soul Cruisers and the screening of the move Soul.  The Sensational Soul Cruisers will take to the festival grounds stage on Friday, August 5 ...

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MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- Grab a blanket, chair and snacks and head to the Mercer County parks in August and September Saturday nights to watch eight great family movies on the big screen outdoors.  The Mercer County Park Commission's movie series will open on Saturday, August 6 with the screening of ...

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NEW JERSEY - July 27th is National New Jersey Day.  New Jersey was the third state to ratify the Constitution of the United States of America, the first state to ratify the Bill of Rights. New Jersey's central location amidst the thirteen colonies during the colonial era made it home to several ...

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WEST WINDSOR, NJ -- Enjoy some of the biggest hits of the 1970s and 1980s with a performance by Frontiers: The Ultimate Journey Tribute Band on Friday during the Friday night summer concert series by the Mercer County Park Commission. The tribute band will perform Journey’s timeless, chart ...

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HOPEWELL TOWNSHIP, NJ -- Mercer County residents are not only invited to enjoy the upcoming two-day 4-H Fair, they're invited to participate in it as exhibitors.  For the 103rd year, the annual Mercer County 4-H Fair that will bring the best of animals, food and fun to the community while ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Pack up the snacks and hop in the car for the return of Robbinsville Recreation Departments Wheels & Reels outdoor movie night that will feature Sing 2. The animated comedy is a tale about "Buster Moon and his friends must persuade reclusive rock star Clay Calloway to ...

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WEST WINDSOR, NJ -- Morris Day, one of the most well-known funk musicians for more than forty years will take the stage at Mercer County Park on Friday night Day spent decades as the frontman for The Time and often performed with the legendary Prince and was featured in the 1984 iconic movie ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Kids of all ages stopped by the Robbinsville Library on Friday for a chance at a hands-on experience with community agency vehicles including by climbing on a Robbinsville Fire Department's Squad 40 truck, exploring the inside of a Robinnsville Police Department squad car, and ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - "Still not entirely convinced this is real, but apparently I’m going to be on Jeopardy! If you’d like, tune in on Tuesday, July 12 to see me try to be smart," says Ben Coller, East Brunswick High School Class of 2012, teacher at East Brunswick High School, and upcoming teacher ...

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WEST WINDSOR, NJ -- Start your weekend with Dance Night as part of the Mercer County Park Commission's Friday night concert series this week with Epic Soul on the festival grounds stage.  Dance Night featuring Epic Soul playing classic and current hits will be Friday, July 15 between 6:00 PM and ...

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MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- Enjoy biking under the stars during the six-mile Full Moon Bike Ride of the Lawrence Hopewell Trail (LHT).  The Full Moon Bike Ride will be held on Saturday, July 9 between 8:00p.m and 10:30p.m. in Mercer Meadows beginning at Rosedale Lake. Attendees should use the entrance ...

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UNITED STATES -- Many Americans will celebrate the Fourth of July holiday with backyard BBQs, picnics or a trip to the beach. But did you know that Independence Day was not a paid federal holiday until 1938? (source: ACEI-Global).  1. Thomas Jefferson was not the only author of The Declaration ...

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MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- The Mercer County Park Commission's Friday Night Summer Concert Series will begin on July 8 with The Earth Wind & Fire Tribute Band headlining R & B Night.  Doors will open at the Mercer County Park Festival Grounds in West Windsor at 6:00 p.m. Concert attendees ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- A student at Hamilton Township's University Heights Elementary School is among the five winners of the 2022 “County Government Month” poster contest announced on Thursday by Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes.  Kayleigh Hughes, a student at University Heights Elementary ...

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WEST WINDSOR, NJ -- The annual L.E.A.D. Fest State Fair will return to Mercer County Park for a week of food, rides and entertainment by the Roots & Boots Tour and Southern Rock Fest during the 11-day event.  The Fair, hosted by Law Enforcement Against Drugs & Violence (L.E.A.D.) to ...

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MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- The Mercer County Division of Culture & Heritage and the Office on Aging is now accepting submissions for the annual Mercer County Senior Art Show. The exhibit will feature works of art created by Mercer County residents over the age of 60 within the past three years, ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Robbinsville's Community Festival once again that showed off all that the community had to offer from local businesses and non-profit organizations to township services with the added fun of rides, food and music for all to enjoy on Saturday. A little drizzle didn't dampen ...

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HOPEWELL, NJ -- Take a step back in time this weekend while enjoying America's favorite pastime as the Howell Living History Farm hosts an Old Time Baseball Game in the sprawling fields at the farm.  The Game will be played between 10:00a.m. and 4:00p.m on Saturday, June 11 at the Howell Living ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Community members came together to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community and their allies on Saturday afternoon for the second annual Pride Month event hosted by the Robbinsville Democratic Club.  The program held at PJ’s Pancake House & Tavern in Robbinsville included student ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- A sense of community, tradition, and celebration came alive on Memorial Day when neighbors and friends gathered once again along the sides of South Broad and Main Streets in the Groveville-Yardville borough of Hamilton Township to celebrate the 150th anniversary of their ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- The streets of Hamilton Township along Nottingham Way, Coleman Road and Mercer Street were bustling with parade-goers as Hamilton awaited the Memorial Day Parade for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic touched Mercer County.  The community came together once again to ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Artwork from the winners of the 2022 Fourth Congressional District Art Competition announced earlier this month by Rep. Chris Smith (NJ-4) have been on display at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in Hamilton (RWJUH-Hamilton.) This art contest recognizes and ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ  – Robbinsville Township's Javier Cortez's passion about movies is palpable, and recently earned his film All in You the runner-up Outstanding Film Award in Burlington County’s first Juried Short Film Festival. Cortez's All in You movie, which was judged in the Narrative Film ...

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MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- Music will be in the air once again this summer with the Mercer County Park Commission's Friday Night Concert Series that includes a range of musical genres and a special performance by the legendary Morris Day.  The Friday Night Concerts will begin on open on July 8 between ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ — The Old City Hall Restoration Committee's (OCHRC) ongoing Speaker Series will continue this weekend as the organization welcomes Ken Magos, the Host and Producer of the PBS show Drive By History and Drive By History: Eats. Magos investigates the stories behind historical ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- The Hamilton YMCA is now registering families for the summer pool club at the Sawmill Branch.  The 50-acre Hamilton YMCA property located at 185 Sawmill Road includes a large outdoor pool as well as a baby pool for the little members of the family. Splash parties and swim lessons ...

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