Nature in Winter at the Tulpehaking Nature Center

The Tulpehaking Nature Center will feature an exhibit that is a celebration of winter and water. Through photographs and interactive activities, “The Quiet Months: An Exploration of Winter,” opening Dec. 4, takes a look at the special properties of water that make winter unique; how plants and animals survive the frigid season; and how we…

Our Weekend Picks

Friday, September 11 The Memorial Garden at Mercer County Community College hosts the annual September 11 Commemoration, honoring the 30 Mercer County residents who lost their lives on that historic day. A wreath will be laid, musical selections will be performed and a speech will be given by Steven Gutkin, director of the NJ Office…

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…

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…

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…

Princeton Party Planning Guide

Is it your turn to host the family reunion? A bar mitzvah, milestone birthday or Anniversary party on your radar this year?  We’ve collected a great group of local professionals to help you with everything from music and flowers to music, photography and food. Whether you’re planning an event at home or need a gorgeous…

Weekend Picks: Memorial Day Round Up

Our Weekend Picks: Memorial Day Edition! Coming Up Next Week *Save the date! Hamilton Jewelers’ 18th annual Watch Fair is starts on Friday May 29th! At this two-day exclusive event, watch lovers & casual shoppers can browse hundreds of watches from the world’s top designers, trade in your old watch for credit towards your new…

Our Weekend Picks – Mother’s Day!

Hot Pick for Next Week: Girls’ Night Out on Palmer Square! *Grab your BFF & RSVP for a fun night in Princeton. Palmer Square’s annual Girls Night Out is Thursday, 5/14 from 4-9pm, and includes exclusive sales, promos & discounts from the merchants & restaurants on the square, raffles, food tastings, complimentary parking and more…

The Best, Local, Mom-Approved Mother’s Day Gifts

It’s coming…your big shot for showing Mom just how much you love her. For all those boo-boo’s she kissed, all those car pools she drove, the sound advice she always gave and the deep unending love she’s always showered you with…don’t you think she needs more than a card and carnations?    Whether you can only…

Find a Food Truck!

With warmer weather comes parties and celebrations galore. Whether you are planning a party with friends, a graduation, coming of age party, a birthday or milestone event you might consider having the food come to you.  Why slave away over a grill during your party when you can walk up to an on-site food truck…