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Teachers’ Union Criticizes Board’s Fund-It-Yourself Plan

Negotiations that began in April between the Princeton Public Schools (PPS), Board of Education (BOE), and representatives of the Princeton Regional Education Association (PREA) continued yesterday, June 10, after Town…

An Upswing in Tourism Numbers For the Fourth Year in a Row

Tourism in the Princeton region is on the rise, according to a study announced Monday by the Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce. “The Economic Impact of Tourism in the Princeton…

Class of 2014 Hears Eisgruber Speak On “Life’s Journey and the Value of Learning”

At its 267th Commencement Tuesday, Princeton University awarded degrees to 1,244 undergraduates in the Class of 2014, seven from other classes, and 996 graduate students. Christopher L. Eisgruber, who presided…

Council Primary Too Close to Call

With Bernie Miller in the lead and only three votes separating Jo Butler and Sue Nemeth, Tuesday’s Democratic Primary for two available Princeton Council seats was too close to call.…

Former Triangle Club Accountant Indicted, Alleged Theft of $180K

Thomas John Muza, 55, of Hightstown has been indicted on a charge of second degree theft. He is alleged to have embezzled more than $180,000 from Princeton University’s famed Triangle…

Board of Education and Teachers Union Lock Horns in Contract Negotiations

Members of the Princeton Regional Education Association (PREA), the union representing local teachers, and the Princeton Public Schools Board of Education (BOE) met yesterday, June 3, to negotiate a new…

Friends, Colleagues Recall Elizabeth Erickson

The death of Elizabeth Gray Erickson last week has inspired tributes from friends and colleagues who worked with her in the numerous charitable organizations she championed. The 46-year-old mother of…

Demonstration Highlights Wage Theft Problem in Food, Landscape Industries

No more wage theft! That was the message of some 20 placard-carrying demonstrators who gathered in front of Cheeburger Cheeburger on Nassau Street last week. The demonstrators, many of whom…

Pipeline Safety Briefing To Outline Risks Of Construction Plan

The Princeton Ridge Coalition has made progress in its negotiations with the Williams/Transco Corporation, which is planning to install a natural gas pipeline across the environmentally sensitive Princeton Ridge. But…

PHS Ranks Among Best N.J. High Schools

U.S. News and World Report ranks Princeton High School (PHS) among the top 10 Best High Schools of New Jersey for 2014. PHS earned Gold Medal status in the media…