COVID-19 Statistics (for more stats and graphs, click here)

  • Hopewell Township: 102 as of 7/31 **
    • 8 deaths
  • Pennington Borough: 17 as of 8/2
  • Hopewell Borough: 6 as of 8/2
  • Mercer County: 8,051 as of 8/4
    • 578 deaths
  • New Jersey: 182,970 as of 8/4
    • 13,982 deaths

Latest Local News

Hopewell Township offers “good ole’ fashion” day camp

Hopewell Recreation is offering a wonderful opportunity for kids, ranging in ages 5-11, to get outside and have a good ole' fashion...

Events & Features

Women Win the Vote! The Suffrage Fight in Three Acts

Celebrating the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th amendment on August 18, 1920, extending the right of suffrage to women.

“Trolls World Tour” is coming to a park near you!

The Hopewell Township Recreation Department is bringing the residents of Hopewell Valley "Movies in the Park" this summer. 42 “viewing circles” have...

Community Connections!

“Mercer Me is performing a great community service by bringing us our local news and events in a very timely fashion. Today, most of us rely on electronic media to keep us informed and up to date. Mercer Me is a great asset to the community and I support it and its mission wholeheartedly.”

– Michael Chipowsky, Chairman of Hopewell Township Board of Fire Commissioners

Letters to the Editor

LTE: Eight former mayors object to Hopewell Township’s Scotch Road development

To: The Hopewell Township Committee and Fair Share Housing Date: July 12, 2020 We, the undersigned, are eight former...

LTE: Ministerial Alliance letter on racism

“Therefore, having put away falsehood, let each one of us speak the truth with his neighbor, for we are members of...

LTE: Let’s help those who need it more

To the Editor: This is a hard time to be lucky, but I am. I am retired, healthy, maybe a bit stir-crazy,...

LTE: HomeFront’s ArtJam Postponed until October

To the Editor: After much consideration the HomeFront and ArtJam leadership teams have decided to postpone the 2020 ArtJam until...