Friday, December 6, 2019

New Jersey’s main squeeze: Princeton celebrates the tomato

Why not create a celebration of the tomato? After all, the colorful tomato is the iconic New Jersey vegetable

Einstein’s Brain has a history all its own

RWJ Medical School professor Frederick Lepore’s new book follows Einstein’s brain on its odyssey from 112 Mercer Street, above, to the autopsy table at Princeton Hospital, and, eventually, into the hands of scientists.

2018 Mercer County holiday events: live music, visits with Santa and more

From musical performances to historical reenactments, there are plenty of holiday events happening in our area to keep you entertained all month long.

Chipotle-style Korean BBQ comes to Princeton

If you’re looking to dip your toe in the waters of Korean cuisine, KBG is a sensible place to start. But if you’re hoping to have an authentic international experience, KBG probably isn’t the place to find it.

Princeton University gearing up to develop Lake Campus in West Windsor

Plan is for expanded graduate housing, an "innovation hub," open space and athletic areas, and additional parking

Katherine Nouri Hughes: Young wife, older student, debut novelist

Long time Princeton resident Katherine Nouri Hughes is proof positive that having had an eclectic life is no hindrance to another exciting chapter.

From fat cat to racketeer? Jay Regan says no way

A system to beat the dealer at blackjack paved the way for Jay Regan’s successful Princeton Newport Partners. Federal RICO charges brought the firm down, but after the convictions were thrown out, Regan got back to work.

Albert Einstein’s personal items gifted to the Historical Society of Princeton

Gillett G. Griffin has made a significant gift to the Historical Society of Princeton of over 50 pieces of material related to Albert Einstein, previously in his personal collection.

Princeton Merchant’s Association: Princeton has a story to tell

Princeton will soon get a piece of the storytelling action, as The Moth Mainstage makes its McCarter Theater debut on Friday, Nov. 22

Award-winning poet Tracy K. Smith is ‘Living the Good Life’ in Princeton

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