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Live From Detroit: Standing in the Shadows Searching for a Silver Lining

Everything good about Detroit is available on iTunes. —post on New York Times blog “When the nation catches a cold, Detroit gets pneumonia,” people would say during the Depression, with…

Susan Winter’s “Connecting Impressions” Opens at the Plainsboro Library Saturday

Susan I. Winter was born on a large farm in rural Monmouth County where she had few playmates outside of her family. And yet her paintings, even her landscapes, invariably…

Area Exhibits 7/31/13

Art Times Two Gallery, Princeton Brain and Spine Care, 731 Alexander Road, presents photos by Eileen Hohmuth-Lemonick and Kris Giacobbe, titled “REPORT: Providing Health Care Where Basic Needs are Unmet”…

Bittersweet Biopic Recounts Final Hours in Oscar Grant’s Life

Oscar Grant (Michael B. Jordan) and his girlfriend, Sophina (Melonie Diaz), were returning to Oakland in the wee hours of the morning after attending a New Year’s Eve 2009 celebration.…

Before Sunrise to Sunset to Midnight — The Chemistry of Connection

I knew, the first time I saw Before Sunrise, that here was a film for which I felt not only interest or admiration but love; a film I would want…

Good Vibrations as the Michener Opens Harry Bertoia Exhibition in Doylestown

“Structure and Sound,” an exhibition of sculpture, furniture, monoprints, and jewelry by the Italian-born artist Harry Bertoia, opened Saturday, July 20 in the Beans Gallery at the James A. Michener…

Intense Murder Mystery, Stirring Romance, and Madcap Farce: Four Actors Take on 130 Roles in “The 39 Steps” at Summer Theater

In the opening moments of Princeton Summer Theater’s ceaselessly entertaining The 39 Steps, Richard Hannay, the dashing hero, sits alone in his London apartment. It’s 1935, between the Wars. He…

The Philadelphia Orchestra Returns After an Almost 50 Year Absence

William and Judith Scheide clearly have deep roots in Princeton, but until this past week, no one in the community knew about their strong connection to the Philadelphia Orchestra. From…

Area Exhibits 7/24/13

Art Times Two Gallery, Princeton Brain and Spine Care, 731 Alexander Road, presents photos by Eileen Hohmuth-Lemonick and Kris Giacobbe, titled “REPORT: Providing Health Care Where Basic Needs are Unmet”…

A Paranormal Investigation Is Revisited in Horror Film

In 1952, Ed (Patrick Wilson) and Lorraine Warren (Vera Farmiga) founded the New England Society for Psychic Research. The couple also turned a wing of their house into a museum…