Monday, May 20, 2013
Check out what is going on in East Windsor, Hightstown, and Cranbury this week.
The Hightstown Borough Council is meeting on Monday, May 20 at 7:30 p.m. at the Hightstown First Aid Building. A public hearing on the 2013 municipal budget and resolution adopting the budget is on Monday’s agenda. For the full agenda, click here. Other municipal meetings this week: The East Windsor Township Committee is meeting on Tuesday, May 21 at 7:30 p.m. at the East Windsor Municipal Building. The Environmental Commission is meeting on Monday, May 20 at 7 p.m. at the Gourgaud Gallery. The Historic Preservation Commission is meeting on Tuesday, May 21 at 7:30 p.m. at the Gourgaud Gallery.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
East Windsor mayor honored the volunteers for their hard work.
- VOLUNTEERS IN THE NEWS
Wednesday, May 15
Mayor Janice S. Mironov recognized the Township Commission on Aging and East Windsor Senior Center volunteers for their service. She praised the members of the Commission on Aging for assisting in the development and implementation of activities and services for local senior citizens. “The Commission on Aging plays an important role for the senior citizens of East Windsor and exemplifies the wonderful spirit of volunteerism," Mironov said. "This is a time to show our appreciation to the Commission on Aging for the time, effort and dedication they devote in volunteering for the benefit of East Windsor Township.” The Mayor also thanked and presented Certificates of Appreciation to Township Senior Center volunteers for their valuable …
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
The NJDOT Fiscal Year 2013 Municipal Aid Program awarded East Windsor a grant for road improvements.
Tuesday, May 14
East Windsor Township has been awarded a $249,000 grant from the New Jersey Department of Transportation Fiscal Year 2013 Municipal Aid Program for roadway improvements to the entire length of Yorkshire Drive from Oak Creek Road to Wiltshire Drive. The $249,000 state grant will be used to resurface the roadway, as well as other associated improvements to curbing, drainage and handicap ramps. Construction work will be undertaken over the summer. "We are pleased to receive this roadway improvement grant for Yorkshire Drive, and look forward to continuing our efforts to improve another important roadway area in East Windsor," Mironov said. "Yorkshire Drive, which serves the Township’s only middle school and many homes and residents, is a …
Monday, May 6, 2013
The last "Spotlight on East Windsor" was filmed on May 1.
Did you miss the latest Spotlight on East Windsor? The latest episode was filmed on May 1. The next episode will be filmed on May 29. If so, then watch it right here on the East Windsor Patch compliments of Mayor Janice Mironov, who hosts the show. Spotlight on East Windsor is a 30-minute television call-in program that is broadcast locally on Comcast channel 27—and throughout Mercer County on Verizon channel 38. On the air for nearly 20 years, the show is “live” every-other-Wednesday at 7 p.m. – with nine rebroadcasts at various times throughout the week. The Rutgers Center for Government Services awarded Spotlight East Windsor the “Best non-web Electronic Entry” in a recent “Municipal Public Information” contest. Follow East Windsor …
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Mayor Janice Mironov will deliver the address at a lunch on May 8.
Thursday, May 2
Mayor Janice S. Mironov and the East Windsor Chapter of the MIDJersey Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce that East Windsor Mayor Janice Mironov will deliver the annual State of East Windsor Township Address on Wednesday, May 8 at a luncheon event at the Holiday Inn East Windsor, located at 399 Monmouth Street, East Windsor. Mayor Mironov’s annual address will include a report on accomplishments in 2012 as well as the Township’s goals for this year. Mayor Mironov’s topics will include commercial development updates, the Township’s open space program, local roadway improvements, the widening of the Turnpike at Interchange 8, recreation and other local topics of interest. The Mayor also will discuss the Route 33 Corridor …
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
An East Windsor tree lighting ceremony recognized Sexual Assault Awareness month.
Tuesday, April 30
East Windsor Mayor Janice Mironov, in recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) (April), hosted a tree lighting ceremony with representatives of Womanspace. Participants included Womanspace SAAM Coordinator and East Windsor resident Alison Daks, representatives of Womanspace, members of the Domestic Violence Victims Response Team, Chief of Police James Monahan and Township police officers, Deputy Mayor Alan Rosenberg and Council Member Perry Shapiro. The tree, which sits along One Mile Road outside the East Windsor Police/Court Building, was decorated with teal lights to symbolize the community’s commitment to sexual assault awareness, deterrence and prevention. This year’s theme for the lighting is “Choose Respect”. Womanspace…
Here is a countdown of the most popular news stories in East Windsor, Hightstown, and Cranbury during April 2013.
Miss a big local news story this month? Check out the top ten most read East Windsor, Hightstown, and Cranbury stories during the month of April on East Windsor Patch. 10. East Windsor Police Arrest 3 on Drug Possession, 1 DWI 9. Car Vandalized in TGI Friday's Parking Lot 8. Police: Man Shoplifts Flat Screen TV from East Windsor Walmart 7. Woman Steals $2K Necklace from Tavern on the Lake 6. East Windsor Man Among 26 Arrested in Heroin Bust 5. Drug Sale Averted in East Windsor 4. Commercial Burglary Spree Includes East Windsor Business, 4 Suspects in Custody 3. Two Men Charged With Sexual Assault, Cranbury Teen Allegedly a Victim 2. East Windsor Condo Devastated in Fire, Firefighter Suffers Smoke Inhalation 1. Man Killed in Windsor Castle…
The last "Spotlight on East Windsor" was filmed on April 17.
Did you miss the latest Spotlight on East Windsor? The latest episode was filmed on April 17. The next episode will be filmed on May 1. If so, then watch it right here on the East Windsor Patch compliments of Mayor Janice Mironov, who hosts the show. Spotlight on East Windsor is a 30-minute television call-in program that is broadcast locally on Comcast channel 27—and throughout Mercer County on Verizon channel 38. On the air for nearly 20 years, the show is “live” every-other-Wednesday at 7 p.m. – with nine rebroadcasts at various times throughout the week. The Rutgers Center for Government Services awarded Spotlight East Windsor the “Best non-web Electronic Entry” in a recent “Municipal Public Information” contest. Follow East Windsor …
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
A $1,000 grant was presented to the East Windsor Municipal Alliance.
Wednesday, April 17
East Windsor Mayor Janice S. Mironov proclaimed the month of April Alcohol Awareness Month and presented a Mayoral Proclamation and a $1,000 check from a grant awarded to the East Windsor Municipal Alliance for the Prevention of Substance Abuse to members of the East Windsor Regional School District Hightstown High School After Prom Committee. After Prom Committee Co-Chairpersons Linda Heller and Nancy Solarski accepted the check. Mayor Mironov praised the caring parents and community members of the After Prom Committee “for their excellent efforts in providing a safe and substance free environment for the young people in our community on their special prom night.” The Mayoral Proclamation praises the East Windsor Regional School District …
Monday, April 15, 2013
Take a look at what is going on in East Windsor, Hightstown, and Cranbury this week.
Government Meetings The Hightstown Borough Council is meeting in the First Aid Building at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 15. For the full agenda, click here. East Windsor Mayor and Council is meeting on Tuesday, April 16 at the East Windsor Municipal Building at 7:30 p.m. The 2013 municipal budget is up for adoption at this meeting. For the full agenda, click here. The Cranbury Township Planning Board is meeting on Thursday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m. School Events East Windsor Regional School Board of Education is meeting on Monday, April 15 at 7:30 p.m. at Hightstown High School. Cranbury School Board Election Day is Tuesday, April 16. Voting will be taking place in the Senior Room of Cranbury Town Hall between 2 p.m. and 9 p.m. Candidates …