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Mercer County News Top Stories

July 28, 2022

MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- If you're a Mercer County resident over the age of 60, or a caregiver for an elderly individual, Mercer County wants to hear from you in the annual Office on Aging's Needs Assessment survey.  The Mercer County Office on Aging/Aging & Disability Resource Connection (ADRC) ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Mercer County Sheriff Jack Kemler welcomed six new officers to the ranks on Friday after the Mercer County Police Academy's commencement ceremonies were held a day earlier for the 27th basic class of police officers that included 43 total officers.  Each new officer accepted the ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Whether you're traveling for business or pleasure, Mercer County Clerk Paula Sollami Covello urges area residents planning travel to apply for their U.S. passport now. Each year, says Sollami Covello, numerous Mercer County residents embark on trips to areas that require valid ...

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HOPEWELL TOWNSHIP, NJ -- Mark your calendar for the return of the two-day annual Mercer County 4-H Fair that will bring the best of animals, food and fun to the community for the 103rd year.  The Mercer County 4-H Fair will be held on Saturday, July 30 between 10:00a.m and 8:00p.m. and Sunday, ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- In commemoration of the July 4th Independence Day holiday, Mercer County Clerk Paula Sollami Covello’s Office will be providing free Veterans ID cards for Mercer County residents.  The IDs will be issued for free between July 5 and July 15, on weekdays between 8:30a.m. and ...

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MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- Mercer County residents only have a couple more weeks to apply for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) that can reduce home energy costs for low-and-moderate income families.  Applications for LIHEAP are due before June 30 by completing the ...

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HOPEWELL TOWNSHIP, NJ  -- Mercer County's Howell Living History Farm will commemorate Juneteenth, the celebration of the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans, on Saturday, June 18 with a tour of a circa-1790 farrmhouse and a wagon ride on historical lands from the era. The farm is part of ...

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MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- The Mercer County Park Commission is seeking donations for the Summer Camp Scholarship program recently launched in a partnership with the Outdoor Equity Alliance to provide opportunities for all Mercer County residents to have access to its programs. The scholarship program ...

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TRENTON, NJ --   The Mercer County Improvement Authority (MCIA) is once again helping area residents safely get rid of household hazardous materials and electronics taking up space in their homes by hosting a waste disposal recycling collection.  On Saturday, June 4 between 8 a.m. and 2 ...

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WEST WINDSOR, NJ -- The Mercer County Park Commission's marina and spray park are now open until Labor Day. The spray park opened at the end of the summer last year. It includes a fun and colorful water park includes shade structures with tables underneath and a variation of in-ground sprays, ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Beginning on June 1, older adults in Mercer County will ve able to apply for the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program, which provides vouchers for the purchase of fresh, nutritious, unprepared foods such as fruits, vegetables and herbs to low-income older adults. "With foods ...

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