Wednesday, April 14, 2021

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.

More on Complete Streets

U.S. 1’s February 17 issue on “complete streets” (which, as the cover headline suggested, might better be called “incomplete streets”) generated several thoughtful responses from central New Jersey bicyclists....

Old Rules, New Enforcement: Marijuana and Outdoor Dining

Officials have been instructed to look the other way on certain low-level marijuana offenses, while construction officials have their eyes on outdoor dining installations that are not quite up to code.

To the Editor: Exit, Emily Mann

At the dawn of this new year, I want to share with you the news that Emily Mann, the award-winning playwright and director who has served as our artistic director and resident playwright since 1990, will retire from the position following the 2019-’20 season.

Fact vs. Speculation

When does a news organization refuse to print idle speculation that is unsubstantiated by actual facts?

To the Editor: Princetel & Dudamel

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

How Princeton Really Played the Game

Richard K. Rein’s November 13 column on Princeton University’s football program and the reference to the glory days of the 1950s and ’60s, when Princeton utilized the single wing...

To the Editor

An online comment at has reminded us to raise a toast next week to a job title that no longer exists. When U.S. 1 started paying attention to...

Call for Fiction

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

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PSO Conductor Grooves and Streams Online

Nell Flanders, Princeton Symphony Orchestra’s new assistant conductor, sets the tempo for reaching future music lovers.

The Fall of Icarus