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Princeton Mayor Liz Lempert said on June 11 that she has not made up her mind whether to participate in upcoming negotiations with Nassau Hall for Princeton University to continue making voluntary financial contributions to the municipality, an issue involving her husband’s employer that she recused herself from five years ago. “I haven’t decided yet,” […]

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The Princeton Public Schools and the Princeton Charter School, two sides fighting in court over the charter school adding more students, are trying to set up a meeting to discuss that and other issues, an official close to the matter said. Princeton Board of Education President Patrick Sullivan said on June 13 that any meeting […]

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The send-receive relationship between the Cranbury and Princeton school districts was extended this week for 10 more years, as officials in both communities continue a relationship which allows Cranbury students to attend Princeton High School. The Princeton Public Schools Board of Education acted first on June 12 by voting 7-1, with two members abstaining, for […]

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Parking in Princeton will go high-tech this year when old parking meters are replaced by more modern equipment and a mobile app is unveiled that will enable users to pay for parking and obtain digital parking permits. Municipal officials said they have not decided when to introduce the app to the public, before new parking […]

State Assemblyman Reed Gusciora (D-Mercer, Hunterdon) won a run-off election June 12 to become the next mayor of Trenton, an outcome that means Democrats later this summer will have to replace him in the state Legislature. Gusciora has been a lawmaker since 1996, but he said on June 13 that his current plan is to […]

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The Spirit of Princeton Flag Day ceremony will take place this year, rain or shine, on Thursday, June 14, at the Princeton Municipal Complex Plaza, 369 Witherspoon Street.  The ceremony will begin at 12 noon. This year’s ceremony will be dedicated to the life and community spirit of Ray Wadsworth, one of the founders of The Spirit of Princeton. The […]

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Princeton University President Christopher L. Eisgruber told graduating students on June 5 their investment in a college education was worth it and said more people should go to college. Eisgruber, speaking from in front of Nassau Hall for the 271st commencement in school history, used his remarks to return to a familiar theme he has […]

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U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) on June 4 told graduating seniors at Princeton University to give of themselves and not measure success by academic achievement, in a speech that wove in anecdotes of people who have influenced him. “Life’s not about the degrees you get, it’s about the service you give,” he said as the […]

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Princeton Police Chief Nicholas K. Sutter remembered that Ray Wadsworth was one of the first people from town he met as a police officer more than 20 years ago. “He was just absolutely devoted to Princeton and Princeton’s livelihood,” said Sutter of Wadsworth, a former borough councilman, Princeton fire chief and community volunteer who died […]

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A public memorial service for  James Floyd Sr., a former mayor of Princeton, is scheduled for 11 a.m. June 23 at Nassau Presbyterian Church, 61 Nassau St., Princeton, according to Floyd’s son, Michael. Floyd, 96, died May 14. Remembered for his commitment to civil rights and affordable housing, Floyd made history on the political front […]

Yefeng Pang, 84, passed away peacefully at Rutgers University Hospital in Newark on June 15,… Read more

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LOOSE ENDS   by Pam Hersh   Photo caption In the Faculty Room of Nassau Hall, Princeton President Christopher L. Eisgruber (third from left) gathers with honorary degree recipients (from left) Lonnie Bunch III, Carla Diane Hayden, R. Barbara Gitenstein, Rev. Gregory Boyle, S.J. and Robert Geddes. Photo by Denise Applewhite, Office of Princeton University Communications […]

LOOSE ENDS   by Pam Hersh   Photo caption In the Faculty Room of Nassau Hall, Princeton President Christopher L. Eisgruber (third from left) gathers with honorary degree recipients (from left) Lonnie Bunch III, Carla Diane Hayden, R. Barbara Gitenstein, Rev. Gregory Boyle, S.J. and Robert Geddes. Photo by Denise Applewhite, Office of Princeton University Communications […]

Retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel William Traubel, a Hopewell resident, West Point ‘66, and Princeton University '72, has taken on a retirement avocation of communicating about the dead and…

I found out on my birthday — May 20 — that I count, because I was counted. Unbeknownst to me, I stepped on a counter on the sidewalk along Wiggins Street, and I became a data point in a Prince…

It may start with a prescription to manage pain after a sports injury or a car accident, or even after the time-honored, teenage rite of passage of having wisdom teeth pulled.

I went into Labyrinth Books on Princeton's Nassau Street April 17 to snatch a snippet of history by purchasing the James Comey book "A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership."

Gov. Phil Murphy in early April announced he wants $100 million in new spending to address New Jersey's opioid crisis. None of the money, however, would be spent on public service announcement…

Sylvia Rapoport, vice president and marketing manager for Amboy Bank, was recently awarded the Certified Financial Marketing Professional (CFMP) certification from the American Bankers Association. The CFMP certification is awarded to individuals who demonstrate excellence in the field of financial services marketing. To qualify for the CFMP certification, individuals must have certain levels of experience […]

Rishita Patel has joined Immediate Care Medical Walk-In, in Wick Plaza, 561 Route 1, Edison. Patel is a family nurse practitioner with a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from Quinnipiac University. She previously worked as an advanced practice registered nurse at Bristol Hospital Multi-Specialty Group Med-Help Urgent Care in Bristol, Connecticut, as well as a […]

LyondellBasell, one of the world’s largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies, announced its Edison plant received the 2017 Elite Silver Safety Award from the American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) for exemplary safety performance in 2017. The Elite Silver Safety Award is presented to petrochemical plants that exhibited excellent safety performance and program innovation. The […]

NORTH BRUNSWICK – Gloria Zastko, Realtors honored 35 seniors from North Brunswick Township High School (NBTHS) during its third annual Citizenship Recognition Breakfast. The Citizenship Award was established by the NBTHS community to recognize students who inspire school spirit, promote respect, foster school and community volunteerism, and represent students who follow the school guidelines and […]

Broker Sales Associate Barbara Penny, who is affiliated with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Metuchen/Edison, will sponsor the 15th Annual Tower Area Garage Sale from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on June 9 in North Edison. Rain date June 10. The event will include more than 35 homes, each hosting an individual garage sale. All participating homes are […]

The Association of Home-Based Travel Agents will hold its next monthly travel educational meeting at 6 p.m. on June 14 at the East Grand Buffet, 6 Edgeboro Road, East Brunswick. Presenters include Norwegian Cruise Lines, Brendan Vacations, Trafalgar Tours, Uniworld Boutique River Cruises, Sun Sea Escapes and Scandinavian Airlines. The seminar Is Ffree, but the dinner […]

Dr. Faheem Abbasi of New Jersey Pain, Spine & Sports Association has joined The Pearl Street Wellness Center, 16 Pearl St., Metuchen. Dr. Abbasi is a pain management physician who has spent his career helping people with various forms of acute and chronic pain syndromes. To schedule an appointment, visit www.njpssa.com or call 732-800-PAIN (7246).

Cynthia Moreno, a certified licensed and insured permanent makeup artist, will celebrate the grand opening of her Forever Cosmetics NJ studio on June 9 at 68 N. Main St., Milltown, with refreshments and a raffle for a free microblading session. She specializes in permanent eyebrows, eyeliner, lips, beauty marks and microblading by appointment only. For […]

Registration is open for Brainy Kids Yoga. Sessions are from 4-5 p.m. Thursdays through June 14 for children ages 4-8 at Comprehensive Health Center, 252 Bridge St., Building G, Metuchen. Sessions are from 9-10 a.m. Saturdays through June 16 for children ages 5-12, at Cai’s Cafe, 420 Main St., Metuchen. Parents are welcome to stay. […]

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