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Physicians’ Organization Advises Caution Before Getting Vaccine

The vaccine being offered to Princeton University students to protect against type B meningococcal meningitis has raised concerns from an organization of medical professionals. The Association of American Physicians and…

Holiday Lights

Friday’s tree-lighting spectacular launched the holiday season on Palmer Square with some mechanical help from Santa Claus. The Square’s 65-foot Norwegian spruce wears a raiment made from 32,000 lights. (Photo…

Thanksgiving and Chanukah Overlap For First Time in More Than a Century

In a rare quirk of the calendar, two major holidays are colliding this year. Chanukah, the eight-day Festival of Lights that usually falls later in the season, reaches its second…

A&B Talks Turkey With Annual Fundraiser

The Alchemist & Barrister (A&B) is holding a hunger-fighting fundraiser to benefit The Mercer Street Friends Food Bank. Patrons can contribute to the effort to fight hunger in Mercer County…

Residents Charged Twice for Property Taxes; Town Will Pay Bank Charges Caused by Error

Over 160 Princeton residents who were charged twice for their property taxes this month had to wait several days for a refund. The residents who had paid online were shocked…

Princeton Community Housing Executive Calls for More Affordable Homes in Town

Princeton Community Housing (PCH) has just released its annual report for the year 2012. While the good news is that the organization and its goals have the support of the…

Fire Drill

Braving a chilly evening, a throng of students, alumni, and community members turned out to enjoy the bonfire that lit up Cannon Green last Sunday to honor the Princeton University…

At the Sign of the Bear and the Books, Mr. Micawber’s Daughter Opens a Shop

The first time I drove through Hopewell looking for the sign of The Bear and the Books, I couldn’t get a clear view because of the bough of the Calley…

Artist Ellie Wyeth Is One of Many Marking 40th Crafters’ Marketplace

It’s hard to believe, but the YWCA’s annual Crafters’ Marketplace is now in its 40th year. This weekend on Saturday, November 23, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on…

Native Plants, Shrubs Restored At Mountain Lakes Preserve

Between the burgeoning deer population and a growing dominance of invasive plants, local forests are fighting to survive. But a project on two acres at Princeton’s Mountain Lakes Preserve, a…