Lisa Jacknow spent years working in national and local news in and around New York City before moving to Princeton. Working as both a TV producer and news reporter, Lisa came to this area to focus on the local news of Mercer County at WZBN-TV. In recent years, she got immersed in the Princeton community by serving leadership roles at local schools in addition to volunteering for other local non-profits. In her free time, Lisa loves to spend time with her family, play tennis, sing and play the piano. A graduate of the S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, Lisa was raised just north of Boston, Massachusetts but has lived in the tri-state area since college. She is excited to be Editor and head writer for Princeton Perspectives!
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The Pulse of Princeton:
What would you tell a visitor or newcomer about Princeton?
Did You Know?
- Many independent voters in NJ register with a party to be able to vote in the June Primary election
- As feared as they are, there has seldom been a black bear sighting in Princeton in the past five years
- The Dinky train between Princeton and Princeton Junction began service in 1865
- Nassau Hall, on the campus of Princeton University, was the nation’s capital for a short while in 1783
In This Issue
- Editor’s Note
- Pulse of Princeton: What would you tell a visitor or newcomer about Princeton?
- You’re a True Princetonian Once You Know the True Stories
- Jump and Scream? How to React to Common Wildlife Encounters Around Princeton
- June Primary Election: Why Bother and What You Need to Know
- Walk, Bike or Ride: A Local Commitment to the Princeton Dinky Revitalization