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Yes to Suggestion That Borough, Township Buildings Keep Names

To the Editor: I support the suggestion made by Harvey Rothberg to keep the old names for Borough Hall and Township Hall, and I agree with his two reasons, namely…

Who Is Oswald Veblen? Imagine Princeton Without the IAS, Einstein, Herrontown Woods

To the Editor: Princetonians have two opportunities coming up to learn about one of Princeton’s early visionaries. The Veblen name is most commonly associated with Thorstein Veblen, the famous economist…

Letters on Bill Scheide’s 99th Birthday Cite Concert to Benefit New CP Pool

To the Editor: Bill and Judy Scheide are indeed “Forever Young” and the overflow crowd at the January 18 concert to celebrate Bill’s 99th birthday, and support the Community Park…

Suggesting “Life Alert” Device as Possible Solution to the Problem of Guns in Schools

To the Editor: The idea of guns in our schools is disconcerting at best, and untenable, at least. In addition to making school a pretty scary place for children to…

Observations on Density and the Hospital Site: Design for Merwick/Stanworth Could Be Model

To the Editor, There is an ongoing discussion about the appropriate density for the former hospital site. Current zoning for the MRRO zone, created specifically for the site of the…

Former Mayors With Spouses at PU See No Conflict of Interest for Lempert

To the Editor: As former mayors with spouses who worked at Princeton University, and as a Princeton professor who was married to a former mayor, we were surprised to see…

Prevent New AvalonBay Application By Contacting Planning Board Now

To the Editor: Princeton citizens who want to help ensure that AvalonBay doesn’t submit a new application to build “AvalonPrinceton” (!) should contact Planning Board members right away. On February…

New Developer for Hospital Site Must Keep the Neighborhood Needs in Mind

To The Editor: I’d like to say to the new Princeton Planning Board that when dealing with a new developer for the hospital site, the developer must keep the neighborhood in mind: the height…

Special Thanks to Three Trustees Retiring From Public Library Board

To the Editor: I enjoyed reading in last week’s paper about the new appointees to the Princeton Public Library’s Board of Trustees (“Ringing in the New, Library Board Welcomes Six New Members,”…

Borough, Township History Can Be Preserved In Our Collective Memory by Retaining Names

To the Editor: It’s great to be living in a united Princeton! I note that there’s concern about the possible re‑naming of Borough Hall and the Township Municipal Building (or…