PrincetonScoop Kid’s Kid Friendly Ice Cream Shops

There is just something about enjoying ice cream at your favorite ice cream shop that slows down life a little bit. Whether your family is searching for an old-fashioned scoop or something out of the ordinary, you can find it at our favorite ice cream shops. PrincetonScoop Kid’s Kid Friendly Ice Cream Shops Thomas Sweet…

Non-Profit Spotlight: S.A.V.E.

PrincetonScoop’s Outstanding Non-Profits in the Greater Princeton Area: In Conversation with Piper Burrows, CEO of SAVE: A Friend to Homeless Animals 1. What is the cause/mission of your organization? S.A.V.E.  A Friend to Homeless Animals, Inc. (SAVE) is an independent nonprofit organization whose mission is to protect the health and welfare of homeless companion dogs…

Don’t Miss the Comedy Slam Jam

This Saturday, July 11th at 7pm, local philanthropic organization, Derek’s Dreams, is presenting a one of a kind opportunity: professional stand up comedy in Princeton for an amazing cause! “The Comedy Slam Jam” will be held at the Arts Council of Princeton and features five rising New York City stand up comics, including PHS, Hun…

Scoop’s Guide to Local Breweries & Summer Beer Events

Beer, brew, brewski, you call it as you love it! You asked us what was out there so we set out to round up the best in local beer. Delicious lagers, ales, stouts and more – these small, traditional and independent brewers are dedicated to crafting the perfect pour.  Take-out growlers, brewery tours, beer gardens…

Non-Profit Spotlight: The Crisis Ministry

The First in a summer series called PrincetonScoop’s Outstanding Non-Profits in the Greater Princeton Area:  In Conversation with Carolyn Biondi, CEO of The Crisis Ministry of Mercer County What is the cause/mission of your organization? The mission of The Crisis Ministry is to partner with the community to achieve stability for our neighbors in need….

10 Questions: Princeton YMCA CEO Kate Bech

Kate Bech CEO Princeton Family YMCA   Where do you live? Pennington, NJ   What is on your nightstand? A comically large pile of New Yorker magazines.  I can’t seem to stay focused on novels these days, largely because of a lack of time.  I like to read the book review blurbs and imagine what…

Princeton Summer Theater is Back!

Princeton Summer Theater is back! A staple of the Princeton arts scene since 1968, Princeton Summer Theater has grown into Mercer County’s premiere summer repertory company – a feat that is even more impressive given that their company is made up entirely out of passionate undergraduates and recent graduates  The program is Run out of…

10 Questions with Barb Webb of Morven Museum & Garden

Name: Barbara Webb Occupation: Director of Communications, Morven Museum & Garden http://morven.org Home: Hopewell, NJ 10 questions…answered: What is the one thing you want people to know about the Morven Museum & Garden?  One thing I think people should know is that we are in the planning stages of a new and exciting exhibit that…

The Best, Local, Home Run Father’s Day Gifts

Dad, Daddy, Papa, Pops… whatever you call that special man in your life it’s time to honor him. For all the games he came to watch, for the ghosts he shooed from under your bed, for being your role model and your hero, take the time to tell him how much you love him this Father’s…