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Question of the Week: “Do you think the plan for the hospital site is a good or bad idea?”

Stephen: “I’m not happy with the current plan that I saw on the website. It looks like Princeton is in transition to a small city instead of a nice town.”…

Question of the Week: “What are some of your favorite barbecued foods and summertime drinks?”

Chris: “My favorite summertime drinks are Pimms No. 1 followed by gin and tonic, and my favorite barbecued food would be burgers.” Livia: “Orange juice.” —Chris Hughes with daughter, Livia,…

Question of the Week: What is your favorite way to spend the July 4 holiday?

Asked at the vintage baseball game at Greenway Meadows Park between Flemington Neshanock and the Diamond State Club of Delaware. “Barbecues and fireworks with my family are my favorite ways.”…

Question of the Week: What do you think about bears taking up residence in Princeton? (The Rounds family’s house was where one of the bears was “caught napping”)

“It was quite a surprise when I was sitting here washing dishes and a bear walks through our yard. Mark Johnson of Animal Control thinks it was a young male…

Question of the Week: “What do you think about Governor Christie’s desire to hold a special election in October to fill the vacant Senate seat?”

“It’s sad that there are people who try to win elections by depressing the turnout.” —Joshua Leinsdorf, Atlantic Highlands (formerly of Princeton)   “Not a good idea to have a special…

Question of the Week: “What do you like best about the town of Princeton?” (Asked during the Princeton University P-Rade)

“Strictly speaking, I suppose Princeton is a suburb, but it doesn’t feel like one. Because of our diverse community and the overwhelming number of activities, especially when the University is…

Question of the Week: “What does Memorial Day mean to you?” (Asked at the Memorial Day parade)

Shoneasia: “Honoring all of our fallen soldiers and everyone who has fought for us and our country so we can be here today. This day means a whole lot.” —(from…

Question of the Week: “What are some of your favorite or least favorite vegetables?”

“I don’t like Lima beans, and my favorite is carrots.” —Finny McColloch, Bordentown  “My favorite is cauliflower, and my least favorite is string beans.” —Ariela Scheer, Princeton “My favorite is…

Question of the Week: “What are some of your favorite Princeton Magazine stories?” (Asked at the Wayside Shrines concert)

“I liked the photo spread on consolidation. The pictures of the Borough and the Township officials, past and present, all smiling, was just great!” “I agree with her.” —Ingrid and…

Question of the Week: “What unusual plants have brought you here today?” (Asked at “Morven in May: A Celebration of Art, Craft, and Garden”)

“One plant that I specifically got for this sale, which I have been trying to find for years, is a Leonotis, also called a Lion’s Tale.” —Pam Ruch, Morven Horticulturalist,…