Mercer County

Princeton Officials Evaluating New Avalon Bay Project Following Edgewater FireEdgewater Mayor Michael McPartland joined Princeton officials Tuesday to make several requests to the state.
Cops: Father Accidentally Shoots, Kills Son While Hunting In West Windsor, N.J.Police say a father has accidentally shot and killed his adult son during a hunting trip in New Jersey.
Judge To Hear Lawsuit Opposing Christie's Planned Pension CutsThe State Troopers union argues the governor cannot take $2.4 billion from public workers' pensions to fill a big budget gap. A Mercer County judge will hear the case.
Brooklyn Truck Driver Charged In Fatal Lawrence, N.J. CrashTwo children and an adult were killed Friday evening in a nasty accident in Mercer County, N.J.
NJ Prosecutors Post Photos Of Nearly 100 Alleged Heroin Users As Overdoses SpikeBergen County Prosecutor John Molinelli says the probe was prompted by what he says was an alarming increase in the number of fatal overdoses and overdoses.
One Dead As Small Helicopter Crashes Near Route 1 In West WindsorA helicopter crash in central New Jersey has left one dead, West Windsor Police have confirmed. The fatal victim was the only person on board.
State Of Emergency Declared In Freehold Township Following Heavy StormsA state of emergency has been declared in Freehold Township as thousands of utility customers in Central Jersey remained without power late on Sunday morning after a series of severe storms moved through the region.
Amber Alert Issued For West Windsor Boy Who Police Suspect Was Kidnapped By GrandfatherA frantic search is underway on Saturday for a missing five-year-old New Jersey boy who police said was kidnapped by his own grandfather. Police issued an Amber Alert for David Lundy of West Windsor in Mercer County.
Trenton Mayor's Half-Brother Admits Official MisconductStanley Davis, a supervisor with the city's water utility, faces a six-year prison term under his plea deal with Mercer County prosecutors.
NJ Assemblyman Wants Thomas Nast Off Hall Of Fame Nomination ListHis cartoons famously depicted Santa Claus and Uncle Sam, but there's a move afoot to keep Thomas Nast out of the New Jersey Hall of Fame.
Controversy Over Names On Mercer County 9/11 MemorialTwo plaques at the Mercer County 9/11 memorial feature the names of politicians and volunteers but not those of local victims of Sept. 11.
First West Nile Virus Case Confirmed In New Jersey This SummerThe Health Department says a 50-year-old man from Hamilton Township developed symptoms in July. He was not hospitalized and is recovering at home.