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Opinion: Important considerations regarding parking in Princeton

As most of us know, the current Task Force proposes to permanently lease residential neighborhood street parking to for-profit enterprises in the Witherspoon-Jackson and...
Rebecca Nowalski

Opinion: Princeton needs a dog park

We have lived in Princeton for 21 years and strongly support building a dog park, or several small dog parks, in our town. Onyx, our...

Opinion: The need for food doesn’t stop as the weather changes

Trying to figure out how you will feed your family is no fun, especially with Thanksgiving approaching. To help our less fortunate neighbors, Yes...

Solutions: Glasgow Climate Conference brings more attention to climate change

By Huck Fairman With the Glasgow Climate Conference stretching over two weeks, the issue of climate change has been in the news. But much of...

Opinion: Vote ‘yes’ on the Mercer County question on Nov. 2 ballot

If you are a Mercer County voter wondering about the Mercer County question on the ballot for the Nov. 2 General Election, let’s take...

Opinion: Princeton should get serious about preserving architectural integrity

I was pleased to see the solution Princeton University worked out with the municipality, saving three historic Prospect Avenue homes that had been proposed...

SOLUTIONS 10/29: The costs of climate inaction

By Huck Fairman Senator Joe Manchin and a majority of Republicans have been opposing President Joe Biden's and the Democrats' funding for climate spending intended...

Opinion: A transformative evening with Dr. Bernice A. King

Princeton Senior Resource Center (PSRC) would like to thank all who participated in our virtual Fall Fundraiser on Oct. 16 with Dr. Bernice A....

SOLUTIONS 10/8: Can we save ourselves, and how?

By Huck Fairman Reports on and opinions as to how we can save ourselves from the worsening climate crisis have been increasingly appearing in the...

RIP PennEast!

By Michele S. Byers If long-tailed salamanders, northern long-eared bats, and the other creatures of forests, fields and marshes could throw a party, they’d be...

Opinion: Princeton’s ‘war on deer’ is ‘disappointing’

It is very disappointing that the Princeton Council has declared war on the deer population, who every year have less and less habitat to...

Solutions 10/1: We are warming faster

By Huck Fairman Scientists warn, as many readers know, that if we reach a 2-Celsius degree increase in temperature globally, we may not be able...

SOLUTIONS 9/24: Changes in Weather, Energy & Diet

By Huck Fairman Anyone paying attention to the news lately cannot have missed reports of environmental changes to our world and of our responses to...

Opinion: Changing the Landscape project team publishes update on key accomplishments

  Climate change and its consequences began to wash right up to our doorsteps this summer when Mother Nature brought severe storms, tornadoes and significant...

Opinion: Thanks to the Princetonian Diner for helping after storm

I want to thank the Princetonian Diner for lifting the bill for my granddaughter, husband, two children, aunt and cousin for breakfast after finding...

Opinion: The Democratic Party is dying

  This latest fiasco in Afghanistan is another example of the lying, cheating, treasonous and immoral actions of a dying party. Abraham Lincoln was part of...

SOLUTIONS: Are Adults Failing Us?

By Huck Fairman The New York Times recently printed an Op-Ed piece by Greta Thunberg and colleagues from Mexico, Bangladesh and Kenya that amplified the...

Solutions: An environmental ditty

By Huck Fairman We live on a planet both large and small. There is so much, as we know, to it all. So much has chance and...
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