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Alexander Street Houses Headed for Wrecking Ball Unless a Buyer Steps Up

Princeton has a history of moving buildings from one location to another. Since the mid-19th century, as the town and its institutions have grown, stately houses, modest workers’ cottages, estate…

Chamber’s Revamping of Kiosk Design Receives Mixed Reception From Council

A proposal to revamp the information kiosks located on Nassau Street at Witherspoon and Vandeventer streets got a lukewarm reaction from members of Princeton Council on Monday night. But the…

Arts and Transit Plan Subject of New Appeal

A group of local citizens opposed to Princeton University’s Arts and Transit project planned to file an appeal in Superior Court yesterday [February 5] challenging several aspects of the proposal,…

Question of Nepotism Raised When Relatives Receive Jobs In Town

“Let me make it very clear that Kathy Monzo did nothing wrong; she didn’t break any laws or do anything that was deceptive,” says Councilman Lance Liverman in response to…

Property Owners to Get Details Of Pipeline at Special Meeting

The owners of 15 tracts that would be affected by the laying of a natural gas pipeline through a 1.5-mile section of Princeton have been invited to attend a meeting…

Task Force Discusses Density, Affordable Housing

Would it be preferable to reduce the number of units allowed in the redevelopment of the former hospital site on Witherspoon Street? This was the topic of debate last week…

Historically Low Rate For School Bond Means Savings for Taxpayers

At last week’s meeting of the Princeton Public School (PPS) Board of Education, Finance Committee Chair Dan Haughton reported on the recent bond sale for which six bids had been…

Final Session on Setting Priorities Is Focus of Princeton Council Meeting

The results of a three-week survey to determine which issues members of local government, staff, and the public would like to see on the Princeton Council’s radar were the topic…

Task Force Discussing Fate of Hospital Site

Princeton residents with suggestions for the future of the former hospital site on Witherspoon Street have one more chance to contribute their suggestions. Thursday at noon, the special task force…

Ringing in the New, Library Board Welcomes Six New Members

Six new members of the Board of Trustees of the Princeton Public Library took their seats as well as their oaths of office at the board’s first meeting of 2013…