PRINCETON CARES: Local high school student
volunteers, from left, Ricky Grenis, Lexi Shechtel, Emma Caban,
and Chelsea Asbury, wear smiles as they break briefly from raking
debris into bags at Grover Park recently. The effort was part
of a daylong initiative łto build a better Princeton.˛ Making
cookies and collecting food for a local food pantry, planting
flowers, and helping run a basketball clinic were also part of
day, which was the brainchild of Ms. Shechtel, a Princeton Day
School junior, who founded Princeton Cares to help teens make
With less than a month to go before Witherspoon House
is set to be completed, 19 of the 24 apartments have already been
leased to anxious tenants, according to Dianne Bleacher of N.T.
Callaway, the real estate broker leasing and managing the new
Two Republican candidates beat the 4 p.m. filing
deadline Monday to enter a once uncontested election for two spots
on Princeton Township Committee.
As downtown Princeton Borough continues to expand,a
debate intensifies over whether to assess businesses to finance
a maintenance agent in the central business district.