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From the Editor

After 35 years, a new editor at U.S. 1.

Remembering Doc Long

Poet Doughtry “Doc” Long, whose death was announced on January 27, was a longtime maker and supporter of art in Trenton.

To the Editor: Just Say No to Plastic

Most people in Princeton make an effort to put plastic bottles and other items into recycling bins. But in the past three months many plastic recyclables have been loaded on to trucks, and taken to landfills.

Brief Discussion of U.S. 1’s Online Initiatives

Now might be a good time to consider some new online U.S. 1 programs available.

Call for Fiction

This year fiction will be a summer-long affair in U.S. 1.

Discussion of Trenton’s Promise and Problems Continues

Two weeks after Richard K. Rein’s October 10 opus on “How Trenton ‘Won’ Amazon’s HQ2,” the promise and problems of the city continue to be discussed.

To the Editor: The End of an Era

I am writing to acknowledge the closing last month of a 70 year old nonprofit, Family Guidance Center Corporation, due to ongoing funding challenges.

Call for Summer Fiction

U.S. 1's 2019 Summer Fiction Issue will be published Wednesday, July 24. Submit your short stories and poetry by Monday, June 3.

Only in Princeton

In his May 8 column Richard K. Rein commented on Fred Kassab, who gained fame as the man who for nine years pursued Jeffrey MacDonald, a Princeton alumnus from the early 1960s who murdered his wife and daughters. An astute reader points out another Princeton connection to the story.

To the Editor: Princetel & Dudamel

One letter praises Dan Aubrey's piece on Princetel; another reflects on Gustavo Dudamel and El Sistema in Trenton.

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The Fall of Icarus

You don’t expect to find insights into our troubled times from the Flemish Old Masters. But on a recent trip to Brussels I found myself wandering into the Royal Museum of Fine Arts.