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Pompoms and Pep

The Princeton University Marching Band opened festivities on Hinds Plaza Sunday. October 20, when the sixth annual Princeton Reads began with activities around the themes in this year’s selection, Matthew…

Betty Lies Launches Padiddle At Princeton Public Library

In a launch of her third book of poetry at the Princeton Public Library, Saturday, Betty Bonham Lies jumped right in with the poem that opens Padiddle, and sets the…

The Ability to Sing in the Soprano Register Is Princeton University Student’s Special Gift

Aryeh Nussbaum-Cohen has always liked to sing. When he was in seventh grade, his parents signed him up for the Brooklyn Youth Chorus, which rehearsed just down the block from…

Pep Rally This Sunday Launches Sixth “Princeton Reads” Program

Read the book. See the film. Meet the author. The Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick is this year’s selection for Princeton Reads, Princeton Public Library’s town-wide literacy and literary…

Parking Officer Hughes Demoted But Not Fired

The second parking enforcement officer suspended last month for not ticketing vehicles displaying logos of some downtown stores on their dashboards was given a four-week suspension without pay, and reassigned…

Annual Harvest & Music Fest To Benefit T.A.S.K.

Witherspoon Grill’s fifth annual Harvest and Music Festival is Sunday, October 13 from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Hinds Community Plaza adjacent to the Princeton Public Library. Live music…

Jewish Humor Subject Of Library Discussion

Author and Harvard professor Ruth Wisse will be at Princeton Public Library Thursday, October 17, at 7 p.m. to discuss her book No Joke: Making Jewish Humor. Part of the…

PHS Grad, Filmmaker Back in Town For Premier of Princeton Documentary

During the past five years award-winning Indie filmmaker and Princeton High School alumnus Brad Mays has done a lot of thinking. It’s been a period of change for the filmmaker.…

New “Green Team” Plans Sustainability Goals And Aims for Silver Certification in 2014

Sustainable Princeton and the town of Princeton have announced initiatives to reduce waste and follow more energy-efficient municipal practices in the coming year. At a press conference Tuesday, plans for…

Save the Elephants

About 100 supporters of an international ban on the illegal trade in ivory drew Princeton’s attention to the plight of the African Elephant on Friday, October 4 as part of…