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

      • Hopewell Township: 92 as of 7/2 **
        • 8 deaths
      • Pennington Borough: 17 as of 6304
      • Hopewell Borough: 6 as of 6/30
      • Mercer County: 7,745 as of 7/6
        • 548 deaths
      • New Jersey: 173,611 as of 7/6
        • 13,373 deaths

Latest Local News

The Watershed Institute fights toxic algae at Rosedale Lake

For the second straight summer, Rosedale Lake in Mercer County has been hit by harmful algal blooms (HABs) caused by the excessive...

Events & Features

Bowman’s Hill appoints new executive director

Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve has appointed Peter Couchman as its new executive director. Couchman will begin leading the 134-acre preserve—the nation’s only museum-accredited native...

Step away from social media to avoid stress

A new client contacted me last week because he just had the first panic attack of his life. He did not have any...

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: 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...

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...