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How Is it Possible That Seat Belt Laws Make More Sense Than Gun Control

To the Editor: One of my students [at the Hun School] participated in a debate last week in which she argued in favor of gun control. Although she had the…

Friendly Advice for Dr. Carl Hoyler: Wear a Properly-Fitting Bicycle Helmet

To the Editor: I was happy to read that Dr. Carl Hoyler rides a brightly-painted bicycle around Princeton (“After 44 Years and Many Memories, An Old-Fashioned Doctor Calls It Quits,”…

Standards that Socially Responsible Developers Follow Are Called “Cost Generative” by AvalonBay

To the Editor: Incredibly, the plan for the former Princeton Hospital site proposed for development by the AvalonBay corporation that will be put before the Planning Board once again on…

Owners of Moore Street Home Lost to Fire Have Special Neighbors, Firemen to Thank

To the Editor: The day after Thanksgiving our home on Moore Street was badly damaged in a freak fire that started in the back yard and spread to the house.…

Reviewing the Economic Consequences Of the PHCS Contract with AvalonBay

To the Editor: The economic consequences of Princeton HealthCare’s contract with AvalonBay include a huge fiscal impact on Princeton municipal government and the taxpayers. The loss of expected tax revenues…

Looking for Reasons to Make Donations, Remember Library’s Help After Hurricane

To the Editor: Like many others in town, my family enjoyed heat, electricity, internet connectivity, and a sense of community in the library during the days after Hurricane Sandy. We…

Senior Resource Center Acknowledges Chairs, Sponsors, Public for Fundraiser

To the Editor: On November 17, more than 700 people filled Richardson Auditorium for The Capitol Steps sold-out performance benefitting the Princeton Senior Resource Center (PSRC). Special thanks go to…

AB Showing Rejected Plan Was Misleading; Wendy Benchley’s Fears Are Being Realized

To the Editor: Alas! The wrong version of the 2005 Hillier concept plan for the hospital site renewal was introduced by AvalonBay at the Planning Board meeting (December 6). Jonathan…

Given No Time to Respond to AB Testimony, Offering Comments That Would Have Been Made

To the Editor: Since AvalonBay’s (AB) testimony regarding its proposal for the now vacant hospital property on Thursday night did not leave room for citizen comment, I would like to…

Concerns With AvalonBay Design Include Loss of Mature Trees, Back Yards Facing Street

To the Editor: The AvalonBay design raises several concerns regarding public and open space: Thirty-six mature trees and the very tall evergreen hedges along Franklin Avenue and the interior driveway…