Sunday, April 18, 2021

Holiday Thoughts

As we look through this issue, we marvel at the abundance of organizations and individuals essentially working overtime to assist those who are less fortunate. To the normal holidays...

More on Taxes

Maybe one small additional reason why Princeton’s property taxes are so high (see letter below) is that the community occasionally has to shell out extra money to accommodate special...

More on the Web, Plus a Thank You

Questions that need to be answered: Is the website back up? When is the deadline for the summer fiction “contest?”Yes, www.princetoninfo.com and its sister site, www.wwpinfo.com, are back online...

On Summer Fiction & Education

Good news for procrastinators: the deadline for submissions to U.S. 1’s annual Summer Fiction issue on July 25 has been extended to Monday, June 18. After an astute reader...

Letters to the Editor: Twelfth Night

YOUR REVIEW OF “Twelfth Night” (August 9) perpetuates the fraud that the Princeton Rep Shakespeare Festival is free. It is not.Their program states that it is the only free...

Between the Lines

If a trade magazine or a newspaper asked you to send them your photo, could you pop one in the mail? Would the president of your company have one...

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.

Inviting Community

Engagement is a word that we have been using a lot around the office lately. How does this newspaper — or any one of its nine siblings — engage...

Famous Names Under Foot

Thanks to a poem submitted by Scott McVay, U.S. 1’s Summer Fiction issue raised the question of who gets admitted into New Jersey’s Hall of Fame (people such as...

Holiday Reflections from a TASK Volunteer

A Trenton Area Soup Kitchen volunteer reflects on lessons learned from his experiences there.

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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.