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Land Use Bill Tabled by State Assembly

A bill that would allow private colleges and universities to pursue development opportunities without the scrutiny of municipal land use laws was tabled by the New Jersey State Assembly Budget…

Scoping Meeting On Proposed Pipeline Draws a Crowd

Despite torrential rain and some local flood watches, a public scoping hearing held last week by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) regarding a proposed natural gas pipeline through the…

When It Comes to Bears in Princeton Residents Urged to Live and Let Live

There’s a good chance that the young adult male black bear that has been seen roaming the Princeton area might be here to stay. “The fact that he’s been here…

Princeton’s Backyard

That’s how the Historical Society of Princeton envisioned the Updike Farmstead when it was opened two years ago, according to HSP Executive Director Erin Dougherty. “We want people to come…

Christopher Durang Comedy Wins “Best Play” at 2013 Tony Awards

The Christopher Durang comedy, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike won the Tony Award for “Best Play” at this year’s Tony Award celebrations. The play, which was a McCarter…

Black Bear Sightings, Adult Male May Be Looking for Princeton Home

We all know that Princeton is prime residential real estate. It seems that black bears think so too. Animal Control Officer Mark Johnson reports that, according to the New Jersey…

A Fundraising “Concert Under the Stars” To Take Place in “Princeton’s Back Yard”

A three-story white farmhouse on six sprawling acres between Route 1 and Princeton Pike gives passing motorists a glimpse of rural life from another century. The Updike Farmstead on Quaker…

Annual Goldberg Lecture Features Local Architects

The Arts Council of Princeton presents the sixth annual David R. Goldberg Lecture in Architecture on Wednesday, June 12, at 7 p.m. at the Paul Robeson Center, 102 Witherspoon Street.…

Special Achievement Awards To Honor Local Women

The Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Women in Business Alliance (WIBA) will be hosting the first Women of Achievement Awards breakfast honoring women from the Princeton Region and Central New…

Bomb Threat Shuts Down Princeton University

A bomb threat to multiple, unspecified buildings at Princeton University Tuesday morning resulted in the evacuation of a large part of the campus and an investigation involving local, state, and…