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  1. Two-alarm East Windsor blaze blamed on smoldering cigarettes in coffee canRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2013 | The Jersey Journal

    ... the house was uninhabitable, Jackson said. The East Windsor Volunteer Fire Companies #1 and #2, along with the Hightstown Fire Company, the Cranbury Fire Company, the Monroe Fire Company, Capital Health EMS, and the East Windsor Rescue Squad ...

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  2. Better Beginnings Mayors Shining Star Charity Gala slated for May 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Jersey Journal

    EAST WINDSOR - At the March 17 Council meeting, East Windsor Mayor Janice S. Mironov issued a challenge to the Hightstown Borough Elected Officials to raise funds for the upcoming Better Beginnings Mayors Shining Star Gala. One by one starting with Mayor Mironov, all of East Windsor Township Council Members - Alan Rosenberg, Marc Lippman, Peter Yeager, Perry Shapiro, Hector Duke, and John Zoller - came up and presented a check to Luz Horta, Executive Director of Better Beginnings, and Mercedes Vargas-Colon, Coordinator of the Gala, to purchase tickets and show support for the Gala fundraiser.

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  3. Hamilton councilwoman expands Latino 'empowerment' info sessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Jersey Journal

    ... how to get informed about and involved in government . The series will be held at local public libraries in Hightstown on April 22, in Lawrence on April 29 and in Hamilton on May 7. "A lot of them were interested in learning more about what was ...

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  4. Sky Blue FC adds Jen Grubb to rosterRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Once A Metro

    ... was a finalist in the NCAA player of the year honors her final two years. She has coached Peddie High School in Hightstown for seven years. This past fall she was an assistant at Seton Hall University, joining the staff with former Sky Blue Coach ...

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  5. Ewing girls lacrosse preview, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | NJ.com

    ... Devils will open its season at Winslow on Mar. 25. It will open its home slate of the schedule on Apr. 9 against Hightstown.

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  6. PPPL hosts Young Women's Conference to spark interest in STEM educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | NJ.com

    ... "It really hurt, but it was fun at the same time," said the eighth-grader from Melvin H. Kreps Middle School in Hightstown. "As long as you're together holding each other, the circuits will keep on going through everybody until the end." The U.S. ...

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  7. Report of a man with a gun in Hightstown yields drugs in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Jersey Journal

    HIGHTSTOWN - Police officers responding to a report of a man who left a Hightstown business during a dispute after telling employees he had a gun ended with drug charges against a Somerset man, police said Employees at Aamco Transmission on Mercer Street called police about 5 p.m. Monday after the man had made threats and said he had a gun in his car, then left. Officers saw the suspect vehicle on Mercer Street and stopped it, Hightstown Detective Francisco Jimenez Sylvester L. Williams, 28, of Somerset, was driving, and police received permission to search the car.

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  8. Hightstown girls lacrosse preview, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | NJ.com

    TOP PLAYERS BACK: Sophomore Kenzie Roca , a second team all-CVC selection last season returns to lead the Hightstown attack. Juniors Julia Trost , Valerie Ragno , and Gabbi Fiore will also return as attackers.

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  9. PDS Boys' Hoops Competes to Final Whistle As Coach McLean Wraps Up Superb TenureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Town Topics

    ... post a record of 5-17. (Photo by Frank Wojciechowski) When the Princeton Day School boys' basketball team faced Hightstown in a Mercer County Tournament consolation game last month, it was not just the season finale, it was the end of an era. The ...

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  10. Hightstown accepts police union agreement, outsourcing to East Windsor still a possibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Jersey Journal

    ... a stronger possibility. "This group asked me to negotiate that out of the contract. It's just not there anymore," Hightstown Adminstrator Henry Underhill said. "They're free to consider outsourcing whenever they want." Detective Francisco Jimenez ...

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  11. Howard 'Roz' Roszel, talented remodelerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Cape Gazette

    Howard Robert "Roz" Roszel, 85, of Milton, passed away Monday, March 16, 2015, at his residence. Howard was born in Hightstown, N.J., Dec. 27, 1929, son of the late Robert and Elsie Roszel.

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  12. Suspended Hightstown police officer served 4 more disciplinary...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Jersey Journal

    HIGHTSTOWN - Four more disciplinary charges stemming from alleged 2005 incidents have been filed against a suspended Hightstown police officer accused of having sex while on duty. Officer Frank Marchione, who has been suspended with pay since August 2013, filed a lawsuit in September seeking reinstatement following an incident in which he was confronted by then-Hightstown Fire Department Deputy Chief Scott Jenkins.

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  13. Hightstown Wins Mercer County Consumer BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Patch.com

    A team of Hightstown High School students earned the top spot in Mercer County's 2015 New Jersey High School Consumer Bowl at the Stone Terrace in Hamilton Township on March 13. The winning team consisted of Dhruv Patel, Akhil Kemburu, Steven Cohen, Albert Dong and Robbie Cohen. The team's adviser is teacher David Teleposky.

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  14. Hightstown-East Windsor Memorial Day Parade seeks veterans to serve as grand marshalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Jersey Journal

    HIGHTSTOWN - Organizers of the Hightstown-East Windsor Memorial Day Parade are seeking help finding World War II veterans to continue the longstanding tradition of leading the parade. "It's becoming a little difficult, but we would like to continue honoring these men and women," committeewoman Phyllis Deal said.

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  15. Hightstown to vote on FOP police union agreement, salaries at Monday's meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | NJ.com

    File photo: Hightstown is set to vote on a contract with its police union at its meeting on Monday, March 16, 2015. Lt. Frank Gendron - the department's officer in charge following former Police Director James LeTellier's resignation in November - and two Hightstown sergeants are currently members of the Fraternal Order of Police.

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  16. Hightstown High School team wins Mercer County's 19th annual High School Consumer BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | The Jersey Journal

    HAMILTON -- The Highstown High School team topped seven other Mercer County schools in the 19th annual High School Consumer Bowl on Friday at the Stone Terrace in Hamilton. The event, sponsored by the county and state consumer affairs departments, tests students' knowledge of consumer's rights and responsibilities.

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  17. With Freshmen Making Immediate Impact, PDS Girls' Basketball Has Promising FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Town Topics

    ... after they had beaten us in their place and after having lost to them twice last year. "We got a win against Hightstown and they beat us by 38 last year. We were also able to get a win at the George School (Pa.). All three of those were wins against ...

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  18. Reception Tonight for Frank Rivera Retrospective at MCCC GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Town Topics

    ... Trenton Road. Mr. Rivera taught art at MCCC from 1967 to 2003 and is now professor emeritus there. A resident of Hightstown, he has lived and worked in Mercer County for more than 40 years. His work has been exhibited prominently in the United ...

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  19. Hamilton legislator organizes 4th annual prom dress drive, free service for teenagersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Times of Trenton

    ... including those who aren't able to get to the DeAngelo's offices in Hamilton. Rise Community Services, a Hightstown nonprofit that provides referral and support services to individuals in eastern Mercer County, picks up and distributes the dresses ...

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  20. Girls on the Run Training Adolescent Girls in East WindsorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Patch.com

    ... the challenges and pressures of adolescence and beyond. The program currently runs sessions for East Windsor and Hightstown on Mondays and Fridays, from 5:30 p.m.-6:45 p.m. at The Peddie School.

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