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Mediator Required For District/PREA Contract Negotiations

In spite of hopes expressed by both sides during a series of meetings over summer and into the start of the school year, members of Princeton Public Schools Board of…

New Trenton Mayor Tells Chamber Capital City is “Moving Forward”

Greeted by one standing ovation and acknowledged with another as he concluded his remarks, Trenton Mayor Eric Jackson spoke of a new era for the beleaguered capital city Tuesday morning…

Council Considers Future of Witherspoon Street

Should the stretch of Witherspoon Street between Nassau Street and Valley Road continue in its current configuration of eight separate zones, or should Princeton consider rezoning? That question was debated…

Planners Postpone Vote On Revised Institute Plan For Faculty Housing

After three hours of often contentious discussion, much of it between the lawyers for the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) and the Princeton Battlefield Society, Princeton’s Planning Board last Thursday…

Celebrate New Jersey’s 350th Anniversary At Several Historic Sites This Weekend

Princeton’s historic preservation groups are coordinating to provide a weekend of activities to celebrate New Jersey’s 350th Anniversary this weekend, September 26 to 28. Activities are planned at the Princeton…

Groups File Criticisms Of Federal Assessment For Pipeline Project

Area citizen and environmental groups and local legislators have submitted comments criticizing the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s assessment of the pipeline project proposed for an environmentally sensitive stretch of the…

Hospital Demolition Could Begin Friday

Those who live and work in the vicinity of the former Princeton Hospital site are growing used to the sounds of crushing concrete and rumbling trucks as workers prepare the…

Sunday’s Event in NYC a Magnet Drawing Local Groups to March for Climate Change

Asked in Town Talk to rate their concern about climate change on a scale of 1 to 10 (Town Topics, May 14), area residents mentioned numbers from 7 to 11.…

Council OKs Salary Increase, Lempert Casts Deciding Vote

Thanks to a stalemate-breaking vote by Mayor Liz Lempert, Princeton Council Monday night approved a resolution to raise the governing body’s salaries. The controversial issue had Patrick Simon, Jo Butler,…

Resolution for Task Force On Affordable Housing Approved by Council

A resolution to establish an affordable housing task force to consider development of properties on Clearview and Franklin Avenues was passed by Princeton Council at its meeting Monday night, but…