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As P.O. Bidding Closes, New Locations Under Consideration

The deadline for offers to purchase the Palmer Square post office came and went last Friday, and “a number of interested parties” are being considered, according to a spokesman for…

Ravitch Leads Battle to Save Public Schools, Warns of Dangers of Privatization

On the eve of yesterday’s election, education expert Diane Ravitch spoke to a packed auditorium at Princeton High School’s Performing Arts Center on the attacks to public education by so-called…

They’re Off!

The Princeton Half Marathon began on Paul Robeson Place with runners covering a course that included the Einstein and Battlefield Breakthrough, Oppenheimer Atomic Hill, von Neumann’s Curve, the Other Side…

Bucks County Playhouse Exhibit at Michener Details 75 Years of Productions and Stars

The Grace Kelly exhibit that opened in Doylestown, Pa. this week isn’t the only attraction drawing crowds to the Michener Art Museum. In a cozier space connected to the lavish…

Don’t Panic This Time Around, It’s Only Raconteur Radio’s “War of the Worlds”

It’s been 75 years to the day since Orson Welles caused radio listeners to flee a Martian invasion. On October 30, 1938, he took Howard Koch’s adaptation of H.G. Wells’s…

Princeton Theological Seminary Installs Its Seventh President

Dr. M. Craig Barnes was installed as Princeton Theological Seminary’s seventh president at a service at the Princeton University Chapel last week. Mr. Barnes is also a professor of pastoral…

Diane Ravitch to Speak In Princeton November 4

Diane Ravitch, a former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education, will speak about her new book, Reign of Error; The Hoax of the Privatization Movement and the Danger to America’s Public…

Council Gives Green Light to Dinky Multi-Meters

Drivers who park at Princeton’s Dinky train station will be the guinea pigs for a two-year pilot program testing a technologically updated payment system that could result in cost savings…

Environmentalists File Intervention, Oppose Pipeline

The environmental groups Food and Water Watch, Environment New Jersey, and the New Jersey chapter of the Sierra Club filed a “notice of intervention” on Tuesday, October 22, with the…

Carnevale Family Will Appeal to Planners In Effort to Redevelop Wild Oats Site

The owners of the former Wild Oats market property, whose proposal for redeveloping the site was rejected last week by the Princeton Zoning Board, will resubmit their request to the…