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Culling of Herrontown, Institute Coyotes To Be Recommended To Council

A growing population of coyotes in the wooded area bordering the Institute for Advanced Study and in the Herrontown Woods has motivated the Princeton Animal Control Advisory Committee to recommend…

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…

Mercer County’s History as Innovation Center Is Topic of Symposium at The College of New Jersey

As the celebration of Mercer County’s 175th anniversary continues, the focus shifts from architecture, the subject of a recent symposium, to technology. “Mercer Makes: Innovation & Technology in the Capital…

Local Sixth Grade Bobcat Admirer Named Mercer County Winner of Wildlife Contest

According to Maria Grace of the nonprofit Conserve Wildlife New Jersey, 82 animal species are endangered in New Jersey. Lana Glisic, now at the John Witherspoon Middle School, wants you…

Psychologist Kennedy-Moore Speaks on Skills Kids Need

Author, psychologist, and mother of four Eileen Kennedy-Moore will give a talk October 10 at Princeton Public Library. Called “The Social Curriculum: Five People Skills Every Child Needs to Learn,”…

Parking Meter Probe Results Imminent

An internal investigation into a possible scheme allowing employees of local businesses to park in metered spots without paying while meter readers look the other way, possibly in exchange for…

Application Is Filed With Federal Agency For Pipeline Project

As expected, the Williams Company has filed an application with the Federal Environmental Regulatory Commission (FERC) to build a 1.2-mile natural gas pipeline extension through the Princeton Ridge. A newsletter…

Princeton and Mercer County Officials Advise Emergency Preparedness Now

While local residents enjoy this pleasant fall weather, local officials are thinking ahead to what might be on the horizon. In case you missed it, September was designated Storm Preparedness…

It’s Always the Right Time

The right time was Sunday and the right place was Hinds Plaza, where the Hinds Gates were celebrated and dedicated. The man who designed the gates, Tom Nussbaum (third from…

IAS Program Pays 90th Birthday Tribute To Maverick Scientist, Freeman J. Dyson

At the age of nine, Freeman J. Dyson who celebrates his 90th birthday this year, began writing a novel, Sir Phillip Roberts’s Erolunar Collision. When his mother died at the…