Mercer County News

September 12, 2019

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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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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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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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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EWING, NJ --  To spread the word about the importance of insects in our lives through fun, hands-on activities, the Rutgers Master Gardeners of Mercer County will sponsor the 2019 Mercer County Insect Festival themed this year as “Remember Bugs.”   The festival will feature educational activities ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- In observance of Labor Day on Monday, September 2, most Mercer County government offices and facilities will be closed but many recreational County facilities will be open to enjoy on the holiday weekend.   Numerous Mercer County Park Commission facilities will be open on Labor ...

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TRENTON, NJ --   A month-long investigation led to the arrests of four individuals last week and seizure of $5,000 in cocaine according to a statement on Monday by Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri reported. In the early morning hours of August 22, detectives with the Mercer County ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  The Mercer County Veterans Office is on the move.    Beginning on Thursday, August 8, the Mercer County Veteran Office currently located in Hamilton Township will close for services as the agency relocates.  On Wednesday, August 14, the agency will reopen at their new location ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  Area motorists are urged to make plans for alternative routes this weekend to avoid roads that will be closed for the 14th Annual New Jersey State Triathalon taking place at Mercer County Park.     According to Hamilton Police Department Hughes Drive will be closed in both ...

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TRENTON, NJ  --  The quick response of County Sheriff's Officers saved the life of a woman who appeared to be suffering from a drug overdose in front of the Mercer County Court House Monday afternoon according to Mercer County Sheriff Jack Kemler.   At around 4:30 p.m., Sheriff’s Officers Jason ...

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WEST WINDSOR -- Central Jersey outdoor lovers will now be able to camp out under the stars close to home and experience the Mercer County Park system with the creation of an overnight campground in the East Picnic Area. On July 1, County Executive Brian M. Hughes and the Mercer County Park ...

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HAMILTON/ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for the Hamilton-Robbinsville area until 7:15pm. Motorists are advised to avoid flood areas.     Follow us on Facebook and sign up for TAPinto Hamilton/Robbinsville E-News alerts to be the first to read ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Vital information for almost every property in Mercer County's 12 municipalities can now be found online, according to Mercer County Clerk Paula Sollami Covello.   At a training held by Sollami Covello and Matthew Lawson, Principal Planner for Mercer County on May 30, employees and ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  Emergency repairs on the Quakerbridge Road Bridge that goes over the railroad tracks in Lawrence and West Windsor are set to begin on Monday June 17 and last for approximately 15 calendar days will cause signficant delays to drivers Mercer County officials announced on ...

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