by George Vogel)
SINGING IN THE RAIN: It rained at last Thursday's
Menorah lighting ceremony in front of Mediterra, but the Junior
Choir of the Princeton Jewish Center, which was led by Robin Wallack,
made sure the rain didn't dampen the spirits of the crowd.
A 17-year-old Princeton High School student was
shot in the back outside a deli at the corner of Hoffman Avenue
and Oakland Street in Trenton on Sunday. The teen, whose name
has been withheld by police because he is a minor, was rushed
to the Capital Health System at Fuld hospital, then later transferred
to Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. His condition
A use variance granted to the the site formerly
home to Mike's Tavern by the Township Zoning Board of Adjustment
will move forward as planned, in spite of recent litigation and
recent reports that indicated the orginal application would be
sent back to the zoning board for review.
As the Princeton HealthCare System weighs its options
on relocation, expansion, or perhaps both, a community task force
put together to offer independent recommendations has set its
sights on what might occupy the hospital site if it were to vacate
its current facility at 253 Witherspoon Street.