Town Topics — Princeton's Weekly Community Newspaper Since 1946.
Vol. LXIV, No. 11
Wednesday, March 17, 2010
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Prudential Fox and Roach, Realtors

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Topics in Brief
A Community Bulletin

Although the Princeton Recreation Department will be raising most of its Community Park Pool rates this coming summer, resident “early birds” who purchase season tickets before April 15 will receive last year’s rates. After April 15, resident rates will increase $20 for families (to $250) and $20 for individual adults (to $160). Daily admission rates will be increased from $4 (child) and $7 (adult) to $5 and $8. Nonresident memberships are also being offered at an “early bird” discounted rate. Online registration is available at Those needing assistance should call the Princeton Recreation Office at (609) 921-9480.

The Mercer County Improvement Authority will host Household Chemical and Electronics Waste Disposal Day on Saturday, March 20, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. for County residents who would like to recycle common residential wastes or electronics. The event will take place, rain or shine, at the Dempster Fire Training School, located on Lawrence Station Road. Registration is not necessary, but attendees will be asked to show proof of residency, such as a driver’s license. No commercial or industrial waste will be accepted. Acceptable household items include aerosol cans, household or car batteries, rechargeable batteries, photographic chemicals, used motor oil and oil filters, lighter fluid, propane gas tanks, pesticides/herbicides, pool chemicals, oil-based paint, paint thinners, stains/varnishes, gasoline, anti-freeze, gas/oil mixes, driveway sealer, insect repellants, and mercury. Acceptable used electronic items include central processing units (CPUs), modems, printers, keyboards, computer mouses, fax machines, copiers, circuit boards, televisions, monitors, electrical wire, stereo equipment, laptops and laptop peripheral equipment, scanners, phones/telecommunications equipment, microwave ovens, networking equipment, VCRs, and camera equipment. For more information call (609) 278-8086 or see at

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