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The Bard Abides

This year’s Bryn Mawr-Wellesley Book Sale featured a strong selection of Shakespeare and Shakespeariana. Finds and wish lists are discussed in this week’s Town Talk. (Photo by Charles R. Plohn)…

Planning Board Approves 7-11 Proposal

In a unanimous vote last night, Princeton’s Planning Board approved the proposal for a 7-Eleven store to go into the former West Coast Video on Nassau Street. The convenience store…

Poetry Out Loud Recitation Contest Steals the Show at Poetry Festival

In its tenth anniversary year, the Poetry Out Loud national recitation competition for high school students knocked the socks off a Princeton audience at Richardson Auditorium on Friday at the…

Pipeline Project Is Revised By Williams Transco Firm

The Williams Transco company has revised its plans for installing a natural gas pipeline on the Princeton Ridge. Instead of digging open trenches in the environmentally sensitive wetlands, the company…

Ninth Annual Film Festival Expands Its Creative Reach

Susan Conlon had some specific aims in mind when she began planning this year’s Princeton Environmental Film Festival. Opening at the Princeton Public Library Thursday and running through March 29,…

The Winning π

Princeton Pi Day’s largest pie judging event resulted in a big win for Jammin’ Crepes which was named for the best Apple Pie in Princeton by 50 resident judges. The…

Labyrinth, Wild River Books Celebrate “Brief Eulogies”

Labyrinth Books and Wild River Books invite the public to celebrate Brief Eulogies at Roadside Shrines at Labyrinth on March 19 at 6 p.m. A collection of stories by Mark Lyons published by Wild…

Poetry Reading to Benefit Friends of Princeton Open Space

Princeton poet and activist Daniel Harris will give a reading of his poems that focus on nature and the environment to benefit Friends of Princeton Open Space on Sunday, March…

A Life in Art and Architecture

Michael Graves, who died last week at the age of 80, was among the most influential architects of his era, both locally and internationally. His admirers have celebrated him not…

Nancy Snyderman Resigns from NBC News

Princeton Resident Dr. Nancy Snyderman has stepped down from her position as chief medical editor for NBC News. “Covering the Ebola epidemic last fall in Liberia, and then becoming part…