The draft Master Plan: In defense of Princeton’s trees

The draft Master Plan: In defense of Princeton’s trees

Those of us who live in Princeton truly value open space and trees. The proof is all around us.¬† But lately, when the subject comes up, we are referred to Princeton‚Äôs “emerald necklace” which is well outside of town. While preserving this land, and hopefully adding to it, is laudable, it should not come at…

Pro-development faction makes personal attacks when legitimate questions are raised by members of the community in Princeton

Pro-development faction makes personal attacks when legitimate questions are raised by members of the community in Princeton

Dear Editor: Recently a somewhat frantic opinion piece was published in two local media outlets that appeared to be a¬†personal attack on individuals who have raised questions on re-development practice in the light of recent New Jersey Supreme Court rulings. The attack was in response to a letter published in Planet Princeton¬†that raised questions about…

Model NJ Transit Arrow III railcars would be a nice addition for train enthusiasts

Model NJ Transit Arrow III railcars would be a nice addition for train enthusiasts

Dear Editor: I have always loved the¬†NJ¬†Transit¬†Arrow¬†III railcars. I have traveled to New York City many times on Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor. On one or two occasions I was lucky enough to ride in¬†Arrows. Arrow Background & History The¬†Jersey¬†Arrow¬†is a type of electric multiple-unit railcar used in commuter rail service by¬†NJ¬†Transit. The¬†Arrow¬†series is similar to the SEPTA…

Resident group calls on Princeton Council to make seminary development 100% affordable
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Resident group calls on Princeton Council to make seminary development 100% affordable

The seminary properties on Stockton Street in Princeton used to house married students. Reaidents who live nearby are calling for new development at the site to be all affodrable units instead of luxury units. They say the town has enough luxury apartment units built already or in the works.

Letters: The Ministry of Truth comes to Princeton Public Schools

Letters: The Ministry of Truth comes to Princeton Public Schools

To the Editor: In a 1983 op-ed piece in the ‚ÄúWashington Post‚ÄĚ, U.S. Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan paraphrased Bernard Baruch‚Äôs famous quote, writing: There is a center in American politics. It can govern. The commission is just an example of what can be done. First, get your facts straight. Everyone is entitled to his own opinion,…