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 are your thoughts on recent local changes?
Did You Know?
- Last year Princeton dumped 5,477 tons of trash waste for landfill
- This fall, there will be three schools in greater Princeton offering learning programs in two languages: Community Park Elementary (Spanish), YingHua International School (Mandarin) and French American School (French)
- In Mercer County, a 4-person household earning less than $61,308 per year is considered low income
- There are 80,583 electric vehicles registered in NJ (as of June 2022)
In This Issue
- Editor’s Note
- The Pulse of Princeton: What are your thoughts on recent local changes?
- Some Residents Want to Throw Away Princeton’s New Trash System
- How Affordable Housing Gets Added into Town is a Complex Decision
- The Likelihood Local Residents Can Help NJ Meet New Climate Change Goals
- Changing Opportunities Ensure Bilingual Education for More Students