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What homelessness means in Trenton

Each year an independent group called Monarch Housing Associates, conducts the Point in Time homelessness count in New Jersey. In 2014 the number of homeless had increased by 15.8 percent over 2013. In Mercer county the number of homeless counted on the night of January 28, 2014, was 642. In Trenton the homeless take refuge…

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Mercer County Community College Baseball still alive in JUCO World Series, sets new record for wins

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After suffering a walk-off loss 3-2 on Sunday Mercer Baseball bounced back yesterday with a 5-2 victory over Vincennes University of Indiana to stay alive in the double elimination format for the National Junior College Athletic Association Div.II World Series held in Enid, Oklahoma. The win was the Vikings 40th (40-7), marking the first time…

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Mercer County Community College Takes on Cecil College in the NJCAA Super Regional Tournament

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Mercer Baseball is now two wins away from the Junior College World Series after winning the Region 19 Championship 17-3 over rival Lackawanna on Sunday. The Vikings begin the Super Regional Tournament today at home in West Windsor with two games against Region 20 Champion Cecil College of Maryland (34-22) who swept a doubleheader from…

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MCCC Vice President Guy Generals Moving on to CCP

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Mercer Vice President of Academic Affairs Dr. Donald “Guy” Generals Jr. will be leaving the college to be the next President of The Community College of Philadelphia (CCP) where he will begin his tenure as of July 1. The CCP Board of Trustees (BOT) ratified the decision to hire Generals April 10 amid protest from…

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Junior College World Series in Vikings’ sights after best season on record for Mercer County Community College

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After having their final week of games washed away by rain the Vikings finished the 2014 regular season ranked No. 3 in the final national polls for Div.II with a 33-6 record, the best in school history. Mercer will begin their playoff run as the top seed in the Region 19 Tournament with two games…

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Mercer County Community College baseball earns No. 2 National ranking faces rival Lackawanna Saturday

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Hunting for the first National Championship in school history Mercer baseball (29-4) has jumped up a spot to no. 2 in the national rankings released by the National Junior College Athletic Association today. Mercer did not receive any of the 10 first place votes which were divided by top ranked Jones County Junior College of…

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