Princeton Packet Opinion

SOLUTIONS: Experts confirm the need for climate action

Huck Fairman  On Jan. 28 evening the D&R Greenway Land Trust and The Green Hour radio team hosted a panel discussion at the Greenway’s upstairs...

PRINCETON: Designation of the Witherspoon-Jackson neighborhood (WJ) as a historic district needs to happen.

Thomas Parker, Princeton Designation of the Witherspoon-Jackson neighborhood (WJ) as a historic district needs to happen. Time is of the essence, as we know there...

PRINCETON: Preserve open space on Princeton ridge

Grace Sinden, Princeton I am more than disappointed by the direction of the discussion at the Princeton Council meeting of Jan. 25 which I viewed...

Drones are perfect for delivering medicines

Bonnie Tillery, Hamilton Being of a certain age I am not enamored of new technology. However, I was elated to hear that drones are now...

PRINCETON: Shame on council for supporting sanctuary status

Brian Austin Kenny, West Windsor During President Obama’s final State of the Union address, he proclaimed that the United States is a nation of laws....

Mercer Executive Hughes’ proposals could make a difference

Anthony Verrelli, Mercer County Improvement Authority Congratualtions to County Executive Brian Hughes on the vision for Mercer County expressed in his State of the County...

PRINCETON: Historical Society bids fond farewell to Erin Dougherty

Scott Sipprelle, Princeton On behalf of our staff, our Board of Trustees, and our friends and supporters in the community, we wish a fond farewell...

PRINCETON: Retired surgeon attests to fine care at University Medical Center of Princeton at...

Jay Chandler, Princeton Superficialities during my recent three-day stay at the University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro were outstanding, much better than anticipated. These...

MONTGOMERY: 2016 will be a great year

Ed Trzaska, Montgomery I would like to thank my family for their continued support as I begin my sixth year on the Montgomery Township Committee....

PRINCETON: University leaders, media fail to hear opinions of others

John Clearwater, Princeton On cue, local papers each printed their so-called “Year in Review” featuring headlines like “Princeton 2015: A Year of Progress and Protest.”...

PRINCETON: Porches of Jackson Witherspoon neighborhood support cultural history

Jacqueline Swain, Princeton Historic Preservation for the Jackson Witherspoon community. The Historic Preservation Commission examined and determined that the community has all elements necessary to...

Iran nuclear agreement a triumph for diplomacy

The Rev. Robert Moore, Princeton Sustained and determined diplomacy has moved Iran from what experts assessed as a few months, before the nuclear agreement, to...

AS I SEE IT: A 1776 marriage of many meanings

By John Baxter At the beginning of a new year, many of us look to the past for an understanding of what has brought us...

PRINCETON: Witherspoon-Jackson neighborhood deserves to be historic district

Leighton Newlin , Princeton The following is an open letter to the mayor and council of Princeton:  The Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) has recommended that...

PRINCETON: Tax credits can benefit historic district owners

T. Jeffrey Clarke, Princeton In discussing the designation of a neighborhood as a historic district, issues such as protection from demolition, neighborhood pride and recognition...

Students of all races face challenges every day

Emily Schmid, West Windsor I am writing in response to Min Li’s letter titled “Education the key to adult independence” published on Friday, Jan. 1. I...
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