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Docks have been removed near the boat ramp off on West Front Street where police say a township woman attempted to kill her three teenage children by driving her van into the Delaware River last week. Photo by Amy Batista
FLORENCE:
Council discusses dock damage after crash

Mother accused of attempting to drive van with children inside into Delaware River
FLORENCE — The governing body recently discussed damages caused to a dock when a township woman allegedly drove into the Delaware River, attempting to kill her three teenage children on April 15.  ”You are all aware of the unfortunate incident that occurred last night,” said Township Administrator Richard Brook during the April 16. “We know that thankfully the children were saved from going in the river by people who were there.”  In a joint press release, Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D.

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COLUMBUS: New Dunkin' Donuts to open Saturday
COLUMBUS - This Saturday a grand opening ceremony is scheduled for a new Dunkin' Donuts. Read more...
BORDENTOWN: Resident among Mercer CERT grads
Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes met with students of the latest Community Emergency Response Team on the final day of their course work and graduation ceremonies April 12 at the county's Dempster Fire Training Academy in Lawrence. Read more...
FLORENCE: Mother charged with attempting to murder her three teenagers
FLORENCE - County and local authorities have announced charges against a township woman accused of attempting to kill her three teenagers by driving into the Delaware River Tuesday night. Read more...

Sports

High school softball back in full swing
With the return of the spring comes the return of softball. It's not just the boys getting back onto the diamond, as the girls of Florence Township Memorial High School, Bordentown Regional High School and Northern Burlington County Regional High School are taking the field as well. Read more...
FLORENCE: Township softball kicks off new season
FLORENCE - Opening Day for the recreation softball season officially began last Saturday with 11 teams making their way out into the field and lined up all around the outside of the diamond. Read more...


Opinions

STATE WE'RE IN: Harbingers of a changing climate
Chickadees aren't signs of spring since these cheery little birds are year-round Jersey residents. Read more...
STATE WE'RE IN: Get outside, says new bill in N.J. Senate
Here's some homework! Explore the woods, climb a tree, race through a field, build a fort. Splash in the water, catch a fish, explore a city park, turn over a log. Read more...
STATE WE'RE IN: Walking the line
Three hundred fifty years ago, a British royal decree created New Jersey's first ''subdivision,'' the provinces of East Jersey and West Jersey. Read more...

Your Views

The Register News: WRITE TO US
We want your letters. They should not exceed 500 words and need to be accompanied by the writer's address and daytime telephone number - information used only for confirmation and not published. Read more...
Thanks for support of breast cancer center
Paula Flory, YWCA Princeton To the editor: Much appreciation to Lord and Taylor Quakerbridge Mall and store manager Kelly Zingaro for their continued support of the YWCA Princeton Breast Cancer Resource Center. Read more...
LETTER: Political system like boiling frog
To the editor: Put a frog in a pot of hot water and it immediately jumps out, but put a frog in cold water that is. being heated to boiling and the frog dies. Read more...
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Lifestyle

COLUMBUS CORNER: April 17
The Columbus Grange will be serving a ham dinner on Saturday May 3rd at 6 p.m. For advanced reservations, call Claudia Teal at 609-324-0729. Read more...
FLORENCE-ROEBLING NEWS: April 17
The American Legion Post 194 will hold a classic car show on Saturday, May 17th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There is a rain date of Sunday, May 18. Read more...
SPRINGFIELD HAPPENINGS: April 17
Township officials are looking for volunteers to clean up the community during the 13th annual Pride in Springfield Township Day on April 24. Read more...

Arts and Entertainment

COLUMBUS CORNER: April 17
The Columbus Grange will be serving a ham dinner on Saturday May 3rd at 6 p.m. For advanced reservations, call Claudia Teal at 609-324-0729. Read more...
FLORENCE-ROEBLING NEWS: April 17
The American Legion Post 194 will hold a classic car show on Saturday, May 17th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There is a rain date of Sunday, May 18. Read more...
SPRINGFIELD HAPPENINGS: April 17
Township officials are looking for volunteers to clean up the community during the 13th annual Pride in Springfield Township Day on April 24. Read more...

Business

BUSINESS HIGHLIGHTS: Breakfast is back, and golf demo day arrrives
More than burgers Cheeburger Cheeburger in Princeton will begin offering breakfast on Saturdays and Sundays starting at 8:30 a.m. on May 10. Read more...
BUSINESS HIGHLIGHTS: Waste Management top Komen fundraising team
Congratulations to Jason Wacaster of Edward Jones, who recently completed the Certified Financial Planner Board's initial certification requirements. This allows Mr. Wacaster to use the certification mark CFP. Please contact the Hillsborough office of Edward Jones at (908) 369-0259 located at 378 South Branch Road or visit www.edwardjones.com to learn more or offer your congratulations. Read more...
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Your Health

Central Jersey Health: Transformations Physicians Weight Management helps patients achieve their wellness goals
Dr. Kathleen Hickey is the area expert in nutrition and weight loss medicine. She is board certified in both Emergency and Obesity Medicine and holds a Master's Degree in Nutrition. This year, she is being honored by New Jersey Monthly Magazine as one of the Top Docs in New Jersey. Her practice is the most comprehensive for medical weight management in central New Jersey. It started as a single office in Hillsborough in 2009, and recently expanded to a second office in Princeton's Forrestal Village. They employ state-of-the-art equipment to help patients who are struggling with their weight or just seeking to improve their body composition. Read more...
Central Jersey Health: Hospital wellness centers offers fitness, fun
In an effort to focus on the wellness of the community, area hospitals have fitness centers designed specifically for their patients and those for the general public. Read more...
Central Jersey Health: Tooth Fairy Family Dental combines compassion with latest technology
''There is happiness in a healthy smile. Let Tooth Fairy Family Dental give you something to smile about'' Read more...

Your Home

YOUR HOME: Be sure to prepare your pool for summer
With the winter we've had, no doubt you're looking forward to getting the pool open and ready for the summer season. Read more...
YOUR HOME: Getting the fireplace ready for a safe season
As temperatures drop and thoughts of crackling fires beckon, Patt and Gary Severson of Ashes-Up Up and Away Chimney Service have this cautionary tip for you: Read more...
YOUR HOME: Dreaming of gazebos and Captain Von Trapp
Ever since I watched ''The Sound of Music'' - you know the scene, where the dreamy and worldly Captain von Trapp (Christopher Plummer) and shy and lovely Maria (Julie Andrews) profess their love for each other with a song and a kiss - I've thought gazebos were the most romantic thing on earth. Read more...


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