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  1. Miers Ends PHS Wrestling Career With 33-3 Season, Leaving Legacy as One of Program's Top PerformersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Town Topics

    ... a bunch of my friends were in the club." While Miers wrestled for the Cranbury School and the Juggernauts club in Hightstown during middle school, he became truly committed to the sport after entering high school. "I think maturity was the big ...

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  2. Hightstown employees to receive new ID cards after man falsely claims he worked for boroughRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Hightstown Councilman Seth Kurs said some East Windsor homes are serviced by the borough, but the man falsely identified himself when entering a home on the 200 block of East Ward Street and fled when the resident screamed and became suspicious. "This is an ongoing police investigation," said Kurs, council's police commissioner.

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  3. Hightstown attorney: Borough did not violate state, local laws relating to administrator's contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Trenton

    HIGHTSTOWN - Hightstown attorney Fred Raffetto addressed Monday night allegations borough administrator Henry Underhill was given an illegal $9,900 salary raise, saying the town did not violate state or local laws in doing so. Council discussed Underhill's contract in public session Monday night, though the conversation could have occurred in executive session because it related to Underhill's contract, Hightstown attorney Fred Raffetto said previously.

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  4. Hightstown seeks to become 'Classic Town,' joining Bordentown City and other N.J., Pa....Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

    HIGHTSTOWN - The borough is enlisting help from the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission to promote Hightstown as a place residents are proud to call home. Hightstown's historic preservation commission is proposing the borough apply to become a "Classic Town," described by the planning commission as one rich in history and business, recreational and entertainment opportunities.

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  5. Hightstown (31) at New Egypt (47) - Girls BasketballRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | NJ.com

    Faith Weber finished with 20 points and 12 rebounds to lead New Egypt to a 47-31 victory over Hightstown in New Egypt. New Egypt trailed 10-8 after the first quarter, but rallied in the second to take a 22-15 lead heading into halftime.

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  6. Hightstown's historic preservation commission to bestow 'Steward of Hightstown History' awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Times of Trenton

    For the first year, Hightstown's historic preservation commission will be giving out an award to recognize owners of historic properties who demonstrate long-term commitment to preservation through maintenance, restoration and rehabilitation of their homes. HIGHTSTOWN - For the first time, Hightstown's historic preservation commission is seeking to bestow an award to a homeowner demonstrating a long-term commitment to preservation through maintenance, restoration or rehabilitation of their property.

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  7. Man entered Hightstown home after telling homeowner he was from water plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Jersey Journal

    HIGHTSTOWN - A man entered a Hightstown home Friday saying he was from the water treatment plant, but fled when the resident became suspicious and screamed, police said. Police described the man as white, in his mid 30s, wearing dark clothing and a lanyard around his neck with a card that had a name written in pencil.

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  8. Hightstown borough administrator's contract to be discussed publicly at Monday's council...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Jersey Journal

    Though the governing body could hold the discussion in executive session because it relates to Underhill's contract, the conversation will take place publicly, Hightstown attorney Fred Raffetto said Friday afternoon. The timing has nothing to do with the unlawful salary hike claims made by former Councilman Rob Thibault, he said.

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  9. MCCC Gallery Presents Frank Rivera's RETROSPECTIVE, 3/10-4/02Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    In March, acclaimed artist Frank Rivera, of Hightstown, will return to his roots at Mercer County Community College , where he taught art from 1967 to 2003. "Frank Rivera Retrospective: Selected Works 1945 - 2015" will be on display from Tuesday, March 10 through Thursday, April 2. The public is invited to an opening reception on Wednesday, March 11, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The Gallery is located on the second floor of the Communications Building on the college's West Windsor campus, 1200 Old Trenton Road.

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  10. Five arrested in connection with armed robbery of Robbinsville gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Times of Trenton

    Heather Striffler, 19, of East Windsor and Elijah Timberlake, 23, Darrius Woltowmicz, 21, and Lauren Shingola, 20, all of Hightstown, were arrested and charged with conspiracy to commit armed robbery. Each was taken to Mercer County jail, Hopewell Township, in lieu of $50,000 bail, police said.

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  11. 1ST Constitution Bancorp Revises Payment Date of Five Percent Stock DividendRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Market Wire

    ... subsidiary, 1ST Constitution Bank, operates nineteen branch banking offices in Cranbury (2), Fort Lee, Hamilton, Hightstown, Hillsborough, Hopewell, Jamesburg, Lawrenceville, Perth Amboy, Plainsboro, Rocky Hill, West Windsor, Princeton, Rumson, Fair ...

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  12. Program puts MCCC courses right into Hightstown High school dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Jersey Journal

    But the students in room 210 at Hightstown High School are already putting in the work toward their college degrees, participating in Mercer County Community College's dual enrollment program. Eighteen students are enrolled in the World History to 1500 class, and by the end of the year will have earned three college credits that can be transferred to a four-year institution.

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  13. Eight Mercer high schools competing in N.J. High School Consumer BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Jersey Journal

    TRENTON - Students from eight Mercer County high schools will compete in the 19th annual N.J. High School Consumer Bowl on Friday, March 6 at 9 a.m. at the Stone Terrace in Hamilton. Defending champion West Windsor-Plainsboro High School North, Ewing High School, Hamilton High School West, Hightstown High School, Nottingham High School, Steinert High School, Trenton High School and Villa Victoria Academy will vie for this year's Mercer County title.

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  14. Bill of Fare: Il Forno brings cachet of Boston's North End to West WindsorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Jersey Journal

    ... began looking for a new restaurant site and settled on the small shopping center at the intersection of Princeton-Hightstown and Southfield roads. Tucked away behind the CVS, it can't be seen from the road. But over time customers began to discover ...

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  15. District 25 wrestling recap: Northern Burlington trims Allentown for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NJ.com

    ... The resurgent Redbirds went two-for-five in the finals. Robbinsville was the defending team champion ... Hightstown's Mike Russo was named the Coach of the Year. ... Robbinsville sophomore Logan Fox pinned his way to the 106-pound title. ... ...

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  16. Brandon Cray of Steinert wrestles to second straight District 25 titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Times of Trenton

    ... Region 7 event with take place. And for a second year in a row, Cray will look to earn a trip to Atlantic City. Hightstown's Mike Russo was named District 25 Coach of the Year, while Nottingham's Jim Becker was named district Assistant Coach of the ...

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  17. Allentown boy (49), Mercer County Tournament, First Round - Boys BasketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Times of Trenton

    ... Redbirds advanced to Monday's quarterfinals to meet third-seeded Hamilton West , a 52-48 winner over 14th-seeded Hightstown. "He's great," Allentown coach Jay Graber said of Moy. "He's a senior. This is only his first year starting. He's been a ...

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  18. Hightstown borough administrator's nearly $10K raise in questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | NJ.com

    HIGHTSTOWN - Hightstown's administrator received a $9,900 salary increase last year in a move former Councilman Rob Thibault says violates state law, borough ordinances and the administrator's contract because the hike wasn't authorized in public session. "The attitude that they see nothing improper about giving someone a raise without a council vote speaks volumes to the problems of borough government in Hightstown," Thibault said.

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  19. 1ST Constitution Bancorp Declares Five Percent Stock DividendRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Sys-Con Media

    1ST Constitution Bancorp, through its primary subsidiary, 1ST Constitution Bank, operates nineteen branch banking offices in Cranbury , Fort Lee, Hamilton, Hightstown, Hillsborough, Hopewell, Jamesburg, Lawrenceville, Perth Amboy, Plainsboro, Rocky Hill, West Windsor, Princeton, Rumson, Fair Haven, Shrewsbury, Oceanport and Asbury Park, New Jersey. 1ST Constitution Bancorp common stock is traded on the Nasdaq Global Market under the trading symbol "FCCY".

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  20. District 25 wrestling preview: Predictions, facts and figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Times of Trenton

    DISTRICT 25 TOURNAMENT Hosted by Northern Burlington Regional High School Saturday, Feb. 20 PARTICIPATING TEAMS Allentown , Hamilton West , Hightstown , New Egypt , Northern Burlington , Nottingham , Pembeton , Rancocas Valley , Robbinsville , Steinert , Trenton Central . RETURNING CHAMPIONS Brandon Cray , 113 lb.

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