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Where do we stand on taking a knee?

In the past few weeks the country has been discussing professional athletes kneeling during the National Anthem, an act originally initiated in 2016 by Colin Kaepernick, the NFL quarterback played with the San Francisco 49ers starting in 2011 when the team had a 13-3 season but lost to the New York Giants who went on to win… Keep Reading

LOCAL

55 locals shave their locks to support St. Baldricks cancer research

St. Baldrick’s Foundation hosted a their fifth annual head shaving and auction event to support funding for childhood cancer research in Sergeantsville, New Jersey on Sunday Sept. 24. Fifty-five people registered to shave, including New Jersey Senator Kip Bateman and Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli. During the shaving organizers also held an auction of donated local goods… Keep Reading

LOCAL

Donut miss this local artisan doughnut shop just minutes from campus!

Donuts Time Cafe is seven minutes from Mercer’s West Windsor campus–on Rt. 33 in Hamilton–and it is the perfect destination for a snack in between classes. They serve all kinds of flavored coffee, “fancy” doughnuts, breakfast doughnut sandwiches, and will also take custom orders as well. Amra Solayman and his wife–aka “Mr. & Mrs. Donut”–opened… Keep Reading

CAMPUS

Music professors teach body awareness tools to help prevent injury

Music professors teach body awareness tools to help prevent injury Joshua Wilson, a Piano Instructor at Mercer County Community College says, “There’s a difference between a band-aid, you know, putting a band-aid on it, saying I’ll fix it later as opposed to really going in and being like, well, why is that injury really happening.”… Keep Reading

LOCAL

Jersey’s Italian American heritage celebrated at annual festival

The annual Mercer County Italian American Festival ran from Sept. 22-24 and featured entertainment, food, games and amusement rides. The weekend was extremely hot day for September but people still came out in droves. This was the 18 annual celebration and the festival has been name one of “New Jersey’s Best Fall Festivals” by CBS… Keep Reading

DAY OUT/LOCAL

DAY OUT: Grounds for Sculpture

Ten minutes down Edinburg Road is a park called Grounds For Sculpture. There are 42 acres filled with sculptures of every size, an indoor sculpture gallery, cafes, and a four star restaurant on the grounds. Heather Brady, the director of Education at the Grounds says “You know this is a place that we believe there… Keep Reading

LOCAL/REVIEWS

Where to go for bagels? We have the answer.

Our of all the bagel places in Mercer County there’s one place that stands: Caesars Bagels & Deli on Flock Rd. in Hamilton. This is your one stop shop for good food an excellent hospitality. Caesar’s is one of the top rated bagel shops on Google and has five stars on Yelp. From fresh bagels… Keep Reading

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