Monday, February 19, 2018

Growing up in a neighborhood where history matters

The Witherspoon-Jackson neigh­borhood is experiencing dramatic changes. Home to many working class and African American families dating back to the late 18th century, the neighborhood has been subject to...

Featured Princeton home of the week: go inside this $3.1 million western section home

A turn of the century Library Place home is our featured Princeton home of the week. Callaway Henderson Sotheby’s International Realty is listing this 0.5-acre property for $3.150 million.

Meet Ben Colbert, an artist and activist creating cows for his town

Ben Colbert, a former Princeton resident who now lives in Lawrence, is currently involved in a public art project called “Cows in Our Town,” which was created to promote awareness of local artists.

Princeton trivia quiz: answers and explanations

Think you know your local history? The Princeton Echo created a Princeton trivia quiz, prepared with help from Mimi Omiecinski and other long-time Princetonians who think they know a thing or two.

Princeton Ballet School and Westminster College of the Arts become dance partners

Westminster College of the Arts at Rider University has added a Summer Dance Institute to its repertoire.

Present Day Club: why her club is still her club

The stately home at the corner of Stockton Street and Library Place is more than another historic building in an historic part of town. The discreet brass plaque on the front door identifies it as the Present Day Club.

PJ’s Pancake House expands to Kingston

A new PJ’s Pancake House will make its debut in the former Kingston’s Main Street Cafe building in March.

Drinking the CrossFit Kool-Aid: Go behind the scenes of the latest fitness craze

Fair warning: this is a story about CrossFit, written by someone who has definitely drunk the CrossFit Kool-Aid.

Eating Clubs Unveiled: Inside a Princeton institution

The historic and architectural legacy of the eating clubs has been documented in a new coffee-table book published by the Princeton Prospect Foundation.

Princeton Open Houses: what’s for show this Sunday, Feb. 18?

The following open houses are scheduled to take place in Princeton on Saturday, Feb. 10 and Sunday, Feb. 11.

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State, local officials go to war with embattled Trenton Water Works

The water flowing out of the taps of Trenton Water Works’ customers is safe to drink. But, with repeated operational issues eroding trust in the quality of water, scores of local and state officials are working to ensure it stays that way.