by E.J. Greenblat)
FIREWORKS OF ANOTHER KIND: Colonial era drill
and artillery demonstrations were held July 4th at Princeton Battlefield
State Park, site of a key Revolutionary War battle. Other festivities
during the holiday's golden afternoon included a reading of the
Declaration of Independence.
A year ago, when Princeton HealthCare System set
out to create a master list of goals and objectives, it was the
first time the health care network had attempted to develop an
all-encompassing plan that takes into account all of the facilities
and programming combined. It was also the first time the hospital
was faced with creating a strategic plan that potentially included
a move from its 84-year-old home, located at 253 Witherspoon Street.
The fate of the Mike's Tavern location at the corner
of Bayard Lane and Birch Avenue will be decided, albeit slowly,
as various Township departments and private contractors review
a formal application seeking permission to place a jazz club on
The state of New Jersey recently passed legislation
that will allow the top 20 percent of each high school's graduating
class to receive free tuition to county colleges.