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A look at our favorite stories from 2014

Dec 24, 2014 08:09AM ● Published by Community News Service

The Bordentown Current was busy covering all kinds of news in town this year. Here are some of our favorite stories from 2014:

A father and son’s Race Across the Sky

The Schino familyVincent Nick Vince and Mary Anngather at the start of the Race Across the Sky in Leadville Colorado Aug 9 2014

A father and son’s Race Across the Sky - Sep 04, 2014 11:51AM

Bordentown residents take on one of the toughest races in North America. Read More » 

Bordentown residents and father-son team Vince and Nick Schino take on one of the toughest races in North America, a 103-mile mountain bike race through the mountains of Colorado.

Family of field archers finding success

Vincent and Greg Mancini are accomplished archers

Family of field archers finding success - Aug 18, 2014 06:46AM

Greg Mancini stays on target with archery passion after years of practice Read More » 

 

Father and son Greg and Vincent Mancini are both accomplished field archers.

All hands on deck for the Sea Dogs

The Sea Dogs stand on the bow of the Gazela at Independence Seaport Penns Landing front Stu Carkeek Ariel Peterson Eileen Eggert Del Merritt back Steve Alt Eric Martin Wayne Orndorf and Harley Herrell

All hands on deck for The Sea Dogs - Aug 25, 2014 10:33AM

Fieldsboro-based swashbucklers perform pirate battle reenactments Read More » 

 

Fieldsboro-based swashbucklers perform pirate battle reenactments.

Bordentown Military Institute: gone, not forgotten

Gone not forgotten - Sep 30 2014 0925AM

Gone, not forgotten - Sep 30, 2014 09:25AM

Alumni still gather at the statue devoted to the Bordentown Military Institute which closed over 40 years ago. Read More » 

 

Alumni still gather at the statue devoted to the Bordentown Military Institute, which closed over 40 years ago, at biennial reunions held in Bordentown City.

Burger Time

CrisPaninos Fontina and Roasted Red Burger one of 30 Burgers we reviewed in Mercer County and Bordentown Photo by Albert Rende

Burger time - Oct 30, 2014 06:27AM

These are truly ‘Have it Your Way’ days for America’s favorite sandwich. Get the low down on 30 burgers throughout Mercer County and Bordentown. Read More » 

 

These are truly ‘Have it Your Way’ days for America’s favorite sandwich. Get the low down on 30 burgers throughout Mercer County and Bordentown.

Big changes in store for Mastoris

Alex Mastoris stands in the original room of Mastoris Diner-Restaurant The restaurant is set to undergo a renovation in the next year Photo by Albert Rende

Big changes in store for Mastoris - Dec 03, 2014 12:35PM

Iconic diner isn’t going anywhere, but its owners agree it’s time to freshen things up Read More » 

 

Iconic diner isn’t going anywhere, but its owners agree it’s time to freshen things up with new renovations for almost the entire building.

Snow days keeping public works busy

 Bordentown had no shortage of snow in February 2014 Pictured above Kody and Nicole Nelson shovel the sidewalk in front of their house on Walnut Street in Bordentown City Feb 13 2014 after one of many snowstorms Photo by Albert Rende

Snow days keeping public works busy - Mar 13, 2014 05:51AM

When the weather forecast predicts snow, the public works departments in Bordentown City, Bordentown Township and Fieldsboro prepare to roll into action.In a winter that’s brought more Read More » 

When the weather forecast predicts snow, the public works departments in Bordentown City, Bordentown Township and Fieldsboro prepare to roll into action.

Standing up for his health

 The Hamdan familyRayna Dawud Lizette Gus and Zainahave kept a positive attitude since Dawud was diagnosed with transverse myelitis in 2010

Standing up for his health - Apr 17, 2014 06:07AM

No question is too personal for Dawud Hamdan. At least, not anymore.“If you have a question, just ask me,” the Bordentown Re Read More » 

 

Bordentown Regional High School gradute Dawud Hamdan and his parents have been navigating the process of buying a power wheelchair with a power standing function.

Papp continues family bowling legacy

 Bordentown High freshman Morgan Papp whose grandparents own Papps Bowling Center made a big impact on the Scotties bowling team this year Photo by Albert Rende

Papp continues family bowling legacy - Jan 23, 2014 05:46AM

As little kids, most folks would visit their grandparents for a day and maybe visit the playground or the zoo or the circus.Not Morgan Papp.Morgan’s grandparents, Betty and Read More » 

 

Bordentown High freshman Morgan Papp, whose grandparents owned Papp’s Bowling Center, made a big impact on the Scotties’ bowling team this year.

Anchor House riders pedal 500 miles

Seven Bordentown residents participated in the Anchor House Ride for Runaways July 12-19 2014 Pictured are front Peter Downey Mikki Quinn Chrissy Brennan Rebecca Busch and Tom Csapo back Paul Butterfield and Father Mike Burns

Anchor House riders pedal 500 miles - Aug 07, 2014 05:37AM

Bordentown cyclists ride from Virginia to New Jersey to support Trenton shelter for teens Read More » 

 

Bordentown cyclists ride from Virginia to New Jersey to support Trenton shelter for teens.

Pipe bands take pride in their Celtic roots

 Father and son pipers for AOH Pipe Band both named Andrew Cary at the 2012 Hamilton St Patricks Day Parade Kick-off party at Killarneys

Pipe bands take pride in their Celtic roots - Mar 17, 2014 05:50AM

Let’s roll the clock back 30 years: on South Olden Avenue, the border between Hamilton Township and Trenton, the only wearin’ o’ the green around St. Patrick’s Day occurred at St. Antho Read More » 

 

Pipe bands have a huge presence in the Trenton area, and includes Bordentown’s own father and son pipers for AOH Pipe Band, both named Andrew Cary.

‘Super’ start to school year

Edward Forsthoffer officially took on the role of Bordentown Regional School District superintendent July 1 2014 Staff photo by Lexie Yearly

‘Super’ start to school year - Aug 29, 2014 09:41AM

BRSD welcomes new superintendent just in time for the 2014 - 2015 school year. Read More » 

 

Bordentown Regional School District welcomed new superintendent Edward Forsthoffer just in time for the 2014-2015 school year.

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