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

  • Hopewell Township: 87 as of 6/4*
    • 5 deaths
  • Pennington Borough: 25 as of 6/2
  • Hopewell Borough: 5 as of 6/2
  • Mercer County: 7,072 as of 6/4
    • 492 deaths
  • New Jersey: 162,530 as of 6/4
    • 11,970 deaths

Latest Local News


Events & Features

Local authors hope tragedy will spur anti-racism effort in the Hopewell...

George Floyd died at the hands of police officers in Minneapolis on May 25, 2020. His death was the spark that ignited...

Pennington Farmers Market Begins 12th Season

The Pennington Farmers Market (PFM) will begin its 12th season on June 6, 2020.  It will be open every Saturday from 9am to...

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: 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...

LTE: In Memory of Seward Johnson, Jr.

To the Editor, It is with great sadness that we share the passing of an internationally recognized icon of...

LTE: Now is the time to reconnect with nature

To the Editor: Science tells us that walking in nature has huge benefits to both our physical and to...