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Sunday, July 25, 2021

Celebrate Spring and Olmsted’s Urban Vision with the Cadwalader Park Tree Walk

Today, May 8, 2021, join The Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie for a historical walk through Cadwalader Park. Starting at 12:30 p.m., historian David Bosted will spend...

Remembering World War I Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient Benjamin Kaufman

In a telling citation by the late Seymour "Sy" Brody, former editor of The Jewish Veteran, a story is recalled about a World War I hero, who...

Hedgepeth and Williams v. The Board of Education: A Turning Point in the Advancement...

The awe-inspiring Hedgepeth and Williams v. The Board of Education case, brought to light by two mothers Gladys Hedgepeth and Berline Williams, has not only impacted numerous...

The Mystery of the Shoe in the Roof

In February of 2018, workers repairing the Trent House cornice discovered this shoe inside! Why did someone...

Save the Higbee

All are invited to join the Shiloh Community Development Corporation and the Wilkins Foundation in commemoration of the Higbee School and a celebration of Juneteeth...

The NAACP: Uncovering the Horrors of Lynching Culture

According to the Tuskegee Institute, 4743 people, 72.7 percent Black, were lynched in the U.S. from 1882 to 1968. This number may appear high, but even then,...

History on West State Street

Driving or walking down West State street is like transporting back into the past. Though, not visible in plain site, the history living on West...

Trentoniana Photo Series: The Cadwalader Park Balloon Man

Ask any elder Trenton native about their childhood in the city, and chances are you'll hear about the legendary Cadwalader Park balloon man. A local icon, the...

Over 87,000 Diapers Collected for Low-Income Families in Trenton

United Methodist Churches in Trenton and central New Jersey have partnered to collect over 87,000 diapers for low-income families with infants in Trenton. The...

Cyclists Take a City Bike Ride to Celebrate the Newly Opened Trenton Wellness Loop

With shoes laced up and tight grips on handlebars, cyclists rode together in Trenton last week as D&R Greenway Land Trust celebrated the Trenton Wellness Loop. On Thursday, November...