10 Questions: Jon Lambert of Princeton Record Exchange

Name: Jon Lambert Occupation: Owner, Princeton Record Exchange Home: Nearby Rocky Hill What is on your nightstand? – A glass of water for our kitties to drink from, a clock radio, a small Buddha statue, and a three-legged pig for good luck! What is your favorite record/cd at PREX?  – There are thousands of records…

Princeton’s Scoop for Back to School Success: Mindprint Learning

Princeton’s Scoop for Back to School Success It’s no secret to parents in the Princeton area that our schools are exceptional. It’s one of the reasons so many of us are raising our families here. But no matter how good the school, small the class size, and skilled the teacher, every child has bumps along…

10 Questions: Princeton Tour Company Founder Mimi Omiecinski

Name: Mimi Omiecinski Occupation: Founder of Princeton Tour Company Where do you live? Downtown Princeton   Best meal you’ve ever eaten (what, where, with who?)  The best meal I’ve eaten in Princeton was the first meal when Steve (my husband) told me we were really moving into the heart of downtown.  He made my dreams…

Non-Profit Spotlight: HiTops

PrincetonScoop’s Outstanding Non-Profits in the Greater Princeton Area: In Conversation with Elizabeth Casparian, CEO of HiTOPS 1. What is the cause/mission of your organization? HiTOPS is a health education and advocacy organization dedicated to ensuring every adolescent safe passage to adulthood by proving comprehensive sexuality education and promoting healthy relationships and supportive connections. HiTOPS accomplishes…

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…

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…

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…

PrincetonScoop + Benefit Cosmetics Contest

Come play with Princeton Scoop and win a pass to our party! A private beauty party, no less, at Benefit Cosmetics in Princeton. We’re holding a contest… How to Enter: Stop by Benefit Cosmetics on the corner of Nassau + Chambers Streets in Princeton, and snap a photo of beautiful you holding the PrincetonScoop signage…