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Deer Management Program Underway in Township Parks

It’s mating season for white-tailed deer, and Princeton Township’s deer management program is underway for the twelfth consecutive year. Mark Johnson, the Township’s Animal Control Officer, said that United Bowhunters…

Volunteers Work in Princeton’s Preserves After Devastation of Superstorm Sandy

Since the destruction of Superstorm Sandy, anyone attempting to walk the paths of Princeton’s preserved woods and natural areas hasn’t gotten very far before encountering a fallen tree trunk. The…

Public Schools Fared Well During Storm; Board Hears Valley Road Building Proposal

The focus was on buildings and grounds at last week’s Board of Education meeting. Superintendent Judy Wilson and other members of the Board reiterated their thanks to the community for…

HomeFront Rallies, Despite Demands Due to the Effects of Hurricane Sandy

“Our commitment is to make sure no one is hungry, and no one is homeless in Mercer County,” observed HomeFront Founder and Executive Director Connie Mercer. “The storm just made…

Fired Up

Princeton University students enjoy the bonfire that lit up Cannon Green last Saturday evening to honor the Princeton football team’s wins over Harvard and Yale this fall. Thousands of students,…

Boychoir Students Welcomed by Others After Lambert Drive Power Outage

Did you hear the one about the American Boychoir School? Among the local stories about Sandy and the nor’easter that have emerged in recent days, it’s one of the nicest.…

MacArthur Fellow Connelly Speaking at Frist Nov. 20

The Lewis Center for the Arts’ Performance Central series will present a talk by archeologist Joan Breton Connelly entitled “Recovering the Ephemeral: Archaeologies of Performance in the Ancient Mediterranean World,”…

Historical Designation Ordinance Moved Forward by Planning Board

Determining that an ordinance to designate Princeton Borough’s Morven Tract neighborhood a historic district is in compliance with Princeton’s master plan, the Regional Planning Board Monday made passage of the…

Spirit of Princeton

Princetonians gathered in thankfully mild weather Monday at the All Wars Monument for the Spirit of Princeton’s Veterans Day observance. The non-partisan community committee bears a name that has special…

Library Becomes “Community’s Living Room,” Offers Haven for Thousands After Storm

As if we didn’t know it already, Princeton Public Library proved, once again, that it is truly this community’s “living room” by serving as a haven for many during Hurricane…