Sunday, August 9, 2020

Fast Lane

News from the business community

Accused Ponzi Scheme Couple Arrested Over Unrelated Iraq War Contract

Princeton residents Ford and Katherine Graham were arrested November 21, accused of contempt of court for failing to comply with a court order in a case that dates back to the invasion of Iraq in 2003.

Crosstown Moves, New in Towns, Deaths

Barbara Ann Shary, 74, on March 9. She was employed with Verizon Communications for over 33 years prior to her retirement in 2001.

Life in the Fast Lane

For 70 years Lawrence Township has had plenty of banks, but not a community bank. A new community bank, First Choice Bank, has taken over the former Fleet Bank...

Nelson Glass Makes Their Mark in Princeton With New Apartments

The new apartments, called the ‘Nelson Glass Building,’ will be part of what Robbie Nelson hopes will be the firm’s legacy in Princeton despite the business leaving for Alexander Road.

Deaths: William Bryce Thompson IV Dies at 87

Thompson was once one of the largest individual landowners in Princeton. He operated Thompson Management on Nassau Street starting in 1958.

American Cyanamid Site Sold for $40 Million

The 558-acre former American Cyanamid tract has a new owner. What that means for the future of the property is anyone’s guess.

Retail May Never Be the Same Again

In recent weeks Independence Way-based Netelixir has focused on understanding the radical changes now taking place in the way Americans buy things.

Alexander Road Bridge to Be Replaced

A plan to replace the Alexander Road bridge over the D&R Canal is the topic of a public information session on Wednesday, December 19.

Management Moves: New Jersey Policy Perspective Taps McKoy

New Jersey Policy Perspective, a Trenton-based public policy think tank, has made Brandon McKoy its next president.

Whatever Happened to the MidJersey Chamber?

The MidJersey and Princeton Regional Chambers have talked for years about a merger. An "historic announcement" is coming March 28.

Trending Stories

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.