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Opinion: Princeton Soccer Academy proposal will negatively impact residents of Princeton Ridge

“How many Princetonians does it take to change a light bulb? Three: One to change the bulb and two to wax philosophically about how great...

SOLUTIONS 10/11: Our looming crossroads

By Huck Fairman Many regions in the west and south of our country are suffering the repercussions from the climates we have changed. Elsewhere around...

Opinion: Princeton board member supports candidates in accordance with Schools Ethics Commission

I am writing as a Princeton Public Schools parent and private citizen and not on behalf of, or authorized by, the Board of Education,...

Opinion: Resident concerned about board members’ roles in school board election

Recent actions by sitting Princeton Public Schools Board of Education members Deborah Bronfeld and Daniel Dart have left me concerned about the integrity of...

Opinion: Now is not ‘time for a change’ for Princeton school board leadership

I am writing in support of Beth Behrend, Michele Tuck-Ponder and Jean Durbin for Princeton’s Board of Education. Upon assuming board leadership in January 2019,...

LOOSE ENDS 10/9: Matthew Parker, Princeton Adult School instructor

By Pam Hersh In 2020, Zoom has become a new member of my family, as it has for so many COVID cooped up people. The...

Election letters policy

Letters to the editor regarding the 2020 general election to be held Nov. 3 will be accepted through Oct. 16. Candidates may not submit a...

Opinion: Mail-in voting: Don’t like it

I knew there would be problems. My mail-in ballot came today. Here’s what happened. 1. Too many ballots: My house has two voters. We received...

Opinion: Princeton Public Schools must protect staff who request to work from home during...

I am writing in response to the letter sent out by Michael Volpe, on behalf of Princeton Public Schools Human Resources, to teachers and...

Mental Illness Awareness Week has special focus on those coping with effects of COVID-19

Monday, Oct. 4 marks the beginning of Mental Illness Awareness Week, and this annual event couldn’t have come at a more crucial time for...
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Opinion: Princeton High students support bathroom facility next to fields

We are writing as current and former Princeton High School students and athletes because we have recently heard criticism of the Board of Education...

LOOSE ENDS 10/2: The Sourlands

By Pam Hersh Among the many important directives and declarations that Gov. Phil Murphy has issued during this first term in office is one that...

Opinion: Johnson, Lemon, Hare ‘bring impressive skills’ to Princeton school board

I write in support of the candidacy of Paul Johnson, Karen Lemon and Bill Hare to the Princeton Board of Education. The slate has...

Opinion: Current school board member supports Behrend, Tuck-Ponder, Durbin

I am writing as a 25-year resident and public school parent. While I am honored to serve on the Board of Education, I am...

SOLUTIONS 9/25: Storms and fire

By Huck Fairman The world is changing, the physical world and the political ones. Fires have been raging not only in our northwest and in California...

Opinion: Michele Tuck-Ponder will ‘make the right investments’ for Princeton students

We are supporting Michele Tuck-Ponder for a second term on the Princeton Board of Education. Michele has the leadership experience that we can trust to...

LOOSE ENDS 9/25: The Jewish Center of Princeton’s Rosh Hashanah service

By Pam Hersh I felt sad and numb – like I was living on the set of one of Shakespeare’s grim tragedies and in no...

SOLUTIONS 9/18: Gas powered SUVs are killing us

By Huck Fairman SUVS are the second largest cause of the global increase in emissions over the last decade. This is the conclusion of the...
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