Archive | LOCAL RSS feed for this section

Increase in opioid deaths strikes New Jersey

Matt Carvin describes himself as a carefree, happy go lucky person before addiction entered his life. He became addicted to Percocet at age 18 and everything changed. Carvin’s story is only one of many stories of people from New Jersey who have also had to battle opioid addiction. Carvin, now a 24 year old Hamilton resident […]

Read More Comments Off on Increase in opioid deaths strikes New Jersey

REVIEW: Brick oven pizza at Nomad Pizza

Walking into Nomad Pizza in Princeton on a Friday night, the smell of an old-fashioned brick oven pizza came out of the door. The sound of people chatting and wine glasses clinking filled the room. People seemed to be enjoying themselves. The owner of Nomad Pizza, Stalin Bedon started his business with a pizza truck […]

Read More Comments Off on REVIEW: Brick oven pizza at Nomad Pizza

Mercer County artists display work in campus gallery

The Gallery at Mercer County Community College begins the first exhibit of the spring semester. The annual Mercer County Artists Exhibition. This exhibit will be on display from February 22nd through March 24th. Any artist who is 18 or older and lives, works, or attends  school in Mercer County is eligible to submit recent work […]

Read More Comments Off on Mercer County artists display work in campus gallery

Atlantic City’s gamble doesn’t pay off for NJ students

When gambling was legalized in New Jersey in 1976, Atlantic City was touted as an economic dynamo that would be a financial boon to the state. The goal, according to Barbara Kozek, writer for the official Atlantic City website, was for the casinos to “use the glorious resources it has been given by nature, to […]

Read More Comments Off on Atlantic City’s gamble doesn’t pay off for NJ students

Show me the honey: annual beekeeping demo at Howell Living History Farm

Standing in the morning sun, a cool breeze blowing, a crowd of about 25 people gathers around three white boxes to watch 30,000 honey bees fly endlessly in and out of small holes. Spring arrived late this year, and the honey bees have a lot of catching up to do. Bob Hughes, a professional beekeeper, […]

Read More Comments Off on Show me the honey: annual beekeeping demo at Howell Living History Farm

Mercer’s student production of Romeo and Juliet was a success

The Mercer County Community College rendition of Romeo and Juliet ran from April 10 to 19 and was fantastic. The way this timeless tale was produced stands out from all the rest. The theater was packed on opening night. People filed into the relatively small theater, murmuring in hushed voices as they waited for the […]

Read More Comments Off on Mercer’s student production of Romeo and Juliet was a success
This site is protected by Comment SPAM Wiper.
Social links powered by Ecreative Internet Marketing