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Did you know that PrincetonScoop as an Amazon Alexa skill you can try and use for free. http://bit.ly/PScoopSkill is the link. You can find place to eat, places to shop and things to do in our sweet town of Princeton, New Jersey. Please check it out and kindly leave us a review if you like…

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Hey Local Friends, We are working hard, and have been since the beginning of this pandemic, to bring you local news and timely updates about our area – events, store openings and procedures, restaurant news and menus and the like.  If you aren’t following us over on Instagram – you should be.  We are at …

Introducing The Summer Scoop from Julia!

Hi there on this gorgeous Summer morning! I’m Julia. I grew up in Princeton, just finished up my first year of college and am home for the summer. Being home is great because Princeton has so much to offer — great food, entertainment, awesome shopping. Not only is there a ton to do, but I…

Our Weekend Picks: Bird Banding, Parklet Party & More!

Saturday June 10 Which plants are good, which plants are bad? Learn to identify native plants versus invasive ones, and find out how to get rid of those pesky invasives properly with the naturalists at Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve in New Hope. Register in advance. FREE, 9:30am. www.bhwp.org Make sure your little ones are buckled…

Our Weekend Picks

Friday February 3 The Arts Council of Princeton kicks off Black History Month with an event showcasing African American Comedy. In “Black Comedy: No Tears, Just Politics” NYC comedian Grant Cooper brings laughs, but engages with the political. $15, 8pm. www.artscouncilofprinceton.org Saturday February 4 The cold can’t stop the West Windsor Community Farmers Market–it just…

Bzzz… Our Weekend Picks

Friday, July 21 Kick off your weekend with Princeton Summer Theater. At 11am, bring the little ones to the University’s Hamilton Murray Theater for ‘The Owl and the Pussycat,’ a stage adaptation of the Edward Lear poem. In the evening at 8pm, catch ‘Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead,’ a dramatic behind-the-scenes look at Shakespeare’ Hamlet…

Our Weekend Picks

Friday, July 15 Catch a live performance in Hinds Plaza Friday night, featuring ‘The Lifters.’ The band plays a mix of rock ‘n’ roll, rhythm and blues, and swing, and will perform outside of the library. Grab some ice cream and grab a seat for some music and people watching. Free, 7pm. princetonlibrary.org/events So, have…

Our Weekend Picks

Friday July 8 Get out on the water Friday morning and paddle Mercer Lake with a Kayak Tour from in Mercer County Park. Beginners welcome – an intro to kayaking will take place before the tour begins! Registration required: 609-888-3218. $25-30. Sherlock Holmes comes out of retirement to take the stage at Hopewell’s newly renovated…

Food Truck Friday Hopewell

The first in our summer series “What’s Happening?” by our very own intern, Patrick Dunne, combines the love of community and the passion for food in this piece about Food Truck Friday Hopewell.  Hope to see you there, neighbors!This Friday, June 24th, the lovely town of Hopewell is hosting a Food Truck Friday event that…