Friday, August 17, 2018

Two school referendums, many opinions in Princeton

The proposed $130 million Princeton school bond referendum will be divided into two questions, one for $83 million and the other for $47 million, and will be put before voters in November.

Summons issued for tree damage in Princeton

The complaints of Hawthorne Avenue resident Galina Chernaya in the July issue of the Echo, regarding damage to trees caused by builders engaged in a tear-down project next door to her home, have not fallen on deaf ears.

Princeton real estate residential transactions

The following listings of residential home sales, which closed between April 1 and May 31, are based on public records and tax files.

Princeton Zoning Board July updates

The Zoning Board was scheduled to hear the following applications at its regular meeting on Wednesday, July 25.

Parting Shot: the third semester

In American colleges, the academic year has a secret third half.

Lawn as a teaching tool

Perhaps the most carefully cultivated lawn in Princeton is the new expanse of grass that has sprouted up on the slope between the university’s new Lewis Center and the hockey rink and parking garage below.

What about food waste?

Worldwide there are 2 to 6 trillion pounds of garbage produced every year, and just over half of that is food waste. In the United States we waste almost 40 percent of our food supply.

Dharmasoul: Music with Princeton roots and a global view

The two 20-somethings behind Dharmasoul have their senses and hearts open and are paying attention to what’s happening around them.

Princeton gardens trade lawn mowers for landscaping that cares for itself

Princeton's Hilary Persky has covered the property in native plants suited to the unique climate of central New Jersey. It's the latest gardening trend to hit Mercer County.

The essence of ice cream

The essence of ice cream isn’t organic ingredients or inventive varieties or exotic flavors. A good memory or two is all you need, and if you’re lucky, someone to share it with.

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New owners, same traditions at treasured roadside ice cream stand Cream King

Cream King, the treasured ice cream oasis, opened in the mid-1950’s and has changed little since. But there has been one change this year. Cream King is under new ownership.