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Winter Festival: West Side Story with Sarah Chang, New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, State Theater, 15 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, 800-ALLEGRO, Program includes Elgar, Korngold, and Bernstein. Jacques Lacombe conducts. Sarah Chang on violin. $20 and up., www.njsymphony.org, 3 p.m.
Jazzy Sundays, Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Road, Pennington, 609-737-4465, Wine tasting and live jazz from Geoff Hazelrigg. $6 plus tax., www.hopewellvalleyvineyards.com, 2 p.m.
Jazzy Sundays, Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Road, Pennington, 609-737-4465, Wine by the glass or bottle and cheese platters are available. Music by Geoff Hazzelrigg., www.hopewellvalleyvineyards.com, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Art Workshop, Artists of Yardley, AOY Art Center, 949 Mirror Lake Road, Yardley, PA, 215-493-1205, 'Collage' with Joanne Donnelly. Register. $110., www.artistsofyardley.org, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Always a Bridesmaid, Off-Broadstreet Theater, 5 South Greenwood Avenue, Hopewell, 609-466-2766, Comedy about the promise four high school women made to each other. $29.50 to $31.50 includes dessert., www.off-broadstreet.com, 1:30 p.m.
Sampler Series, Raritan Valley Community College, Route 28, North Branch, 908-725-3420, 'Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs' presented by Matthias Kuchta. Ages 4 and older. $10., www.rvccarts.org, 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Afternoon at the Movies, Ewing Library, 61 Scotch Road, Ewing, 609-882-3130, Screening of 'Begin Again.', www.mcl.org, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Family Barn Dance, Princeton Country Dancers, Suzanne Patterson Center, 1 Monument Drive, Princeton, 609-924-6763, Square dances, contra dances, party games. Dances led by caller John Krumm. Music by Mixed Age Dance Band. $5; $15 per family., www.princetoncountrydancers.org, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Author Event, Barnes & Noble, MarketFair, West Windsor, 609-716-1570, Alan Finn, author of 'Things Half in the Shadow.', www.bn.com, 2 p.m.
Pancake Breakfast, Lambertville-New Hope Winter Festival, New Hope Solebury High School, New Hope, PA, 215-862-5067, Visit website for complete information. $6.50., www.winterfestival.net, 8 a.m.
Anti-Semitism on College Campus, Har Sinai Temple, 2441 Pennington Road, Pennington, 609-730-8100, 'Fighting Anti-Israel Campaigns on Campus: Responses to an Old Problem and a New Threat' presented by Ferne Hassan, associate director of the StandWithUs Philadelphia chapter; Joseph Puder, executive director of the Philadelphia chapter; and Ben Brownstein, mid-Atlantic campus coordinator. The international organization that informs the public about Israel, anti-Semitism, and Middle East issues, arms college students with intelligent, fact based materials to speak out against potential groups on campus. For area high school and college students, their parents, educators, and administrations., www.harsinai.org, 10 a.m.
Chili Cook-Off, Eagle Fire House, 46 North Sugan Road, New Hope, $50. Purchase tickets online., www.winterfestival.net, 1 p.m.
The Feldenkrais Method, Feldman Chiropractic, 4418 Route 27, Kingston, 609-252-1766, 'Addressing Nagging Neck Pain' workshop. Register. $50., www.feldmanchiropractic.com, 1 p.m.
Open House Fundraiser, One Yoga Center, 405 Route 130 North, East Windsor, 609-918-0963, Benefit for Robin O'Hagan, a teacher of past life regression and meditation. Her husband is very ill. Donations invited., www.oneyogacenter.net, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
A Taste of Coward and a Spoonful of Grenfell, English Speaking Union, Kirby Arts Center, Lawrenceville School, 609-443-3138, Dramatic actress Diana Crane will discuss and perform selections from Noel Coward and Joyce Grenfell. $10., 3 p.m.
Open House, Meadowbrook County Day Camp, 73 East Valley Brook Road, Long Valley, 908-876-3429, Tour the facility in a mini school bus. Register., www.meadowbrookdaycamp.com, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
How to Read an Old House, Mercer Museum, 84 South Pine Street, Doylestown, PA, 215-230-0823, Part of the House & Home exhibition., www.mercermuseum.org, 2 p.m.
The Paleo and Archaic Indians of New Jersey, Washington Crossing State Park, Washington Crossing State Park Nature/Interpretive Center, 609-737-0609, Presentation by Jim Wade, former archivist with the N.J. State Museum, and Jim Silk, regional reconstructive lithic technologist. Native American artifacts on display. Register. Free., 1:30 p.m.
Annual Potluck and Re-Organization, Princeton Community Democratic Organization, Suzanne Patterson Center, 1 Monument Drive, Princeton, 609-647-7961, Members and newcomers are invited to attend and bring something to share. Election of the Executive Committee will follow dinner. Only members who reside in Princeton and paid this year's dues by January 11 will be eligible to vote., 6 p.m.
Open House, Saint Raphael School, 151 Gropp Avenue, Hamilton, 609-585-7733, Pre-school to eighth grade. Meet teachers, parents, and students. Refreshments., www.srsnj.org, 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Book Sale, Lawrence Library, Darrah Lane and Route 1, Lawrence Township, 609-989-6920, Thousands of gently-read books available. Last day., www.mcl.org, 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Princeton Basketball, Jadwin Gym, 609-258-4849, Rowan. $12., www.goprincetontigers.com, 7:30 p.m.
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West Windsor Police Reports (11/28/2011)

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WEST WINDSOR TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT

PRESS INFORMATION
INCIDENT: MVA/ DWI/ Possession of Cocaine Case # 2011-32737
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: Thursday, November 24, 2011 at 1:04 am
LOCATION OCCURRED: Quakerbridge Rd. overpass of US Route 1
Accused: Timothy F. Metz, 25 years of age, from Princeton NJ
OFFICER: Ptl. Michael McMahon
DETAILS: Ptl. McMahon responded to a motor vehicle crash on Quakerbridge Rd. at US Route 1. During the course of his investigation, Ptl. McMahon determined that the operator of a red Nissan 2 door, involved in the crash, was intoxicated. The driver, Timothy F. Metz, was placed under arrest for DWI at the scene.
While searching Metz, Ptl. McMahon located a case inside of his jacket that contained suspected cocaine and a plastic straw used to ingest the drug.
Metz was transported to headquarters and processed for the arrest. At headquarters, breath tests were also administered.
Prior to being released Metz was issued Criminal Complaints for Possession of Cocaine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Metz was also issued Motor Vehicle Summonses for DWI, Reckless Driving, Possessing Drugs in a Motor Vehicle, and Careless driving for his part in the crash.
A future Court date has been set.
OFFICER PREPARING RELEASE: Lt. Brian Melnick
DATE OF RELEASE: 11/27/11

INCIDENT: DWI Case # 2011-32899
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 1:00 am
LOCATION OCCURRED: US Route 1 SB @ Nassau Park Blvd.
Defendant: Julia B. O’Brien, 22 years of age, from West Windsor NJ
OFFICER: Ptl. William Jones
DETAILS: Ptl. William Jones observed a silver Nissan SUV pass his location on US Route 1 SB. As the vehicle passed, he observed the driver using a cellular telephone.
Ptl. Jones followed behind the Nissan and stopped it for the violation near Nassau Park Blvd. As Ptl. Jones spoke with the driver, identified as Julia B. O’Brien, she appeared to be impaired and an open bottle of vodka was observed on the passenger side floor.
Ptl. Jones conducted field sobriety tests at the scene, and after doing so, he was convinced that O’Brien was intoxicated.
She was placed under arrest and transported to police headquarters. O’Brien was subsequently administered breath tests. Prior to being released O’ Brien was issued motor vehicle summonses for DWI, Reckless Driving, Failure to Use a Hands Free Device While Operating a Motor Vehicle, and Having an Open Container of an Alcoholic Beverage in a Motor Vehicle. A future Court date was set.
OFFICER PREPARING RELEASE: Lt. Brian Melnick
DATE OF RELEASE: 11/27/11

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INCIDENT: Possession of Marijuana and a Marijuana smoking pipe
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: Thursday, November 24, 2011 at 3:08 pm
LOCATION OCCURRED: Baylor Place, West Windsor
Accused: Stacy E. Marino, 37 years of age, from New York, NY
OFFICER: Ptl. David Jelinski
DETAILS: Patrol officers responded to a residence on Baylor Place to investigate a burglary alarm activation. While at the scene a rear door was found unsecured. The accused, Stacy E. Marino, arrived on the scene in a black 4 door Subaru and identified herself as a relative of the homeowner.
While Marino was looking for identification in her vehicle, Ptl. Jelinski observed evidence of marijuana use inside the Subaru including a glass- smoking pipe. Marino was visibly nervous and upset.
Also inside the vehicle was a container with suspected marijuana buds inside. Marino was placed under arrest and transported to police headquarters.
At headquarters, Marino was processed for the arrest and issued Criminal Complaints for Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. She was released pending a future Court date.
OFFICER PREPARING RELEASE: Lt. Brian Melnick
DATE OF RELEASE: 11/27/11

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INCIDENT: Attempted Burglary Case # 2011-32774
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: Thursday, November 24, 2011 between 8 am and 1:54 pm
LOCATION OCCURRED: The 300 block of North Post Rd.
Suspect: a white male, about 5’ 11 and 150 lbs., with short brown hair, wearing a white shirt and blue jeans
OFFICER: Ptl. Brian Geraghty
DETAILS: Ptl. Geraghty responded to a residence of the 300 block of North Post Rd. at 1:54 pm to investigate a burglary alarm activation. While searching the premises, Ptl Geraghty observed a wooden handle steel pick- axe laying on the rear deck near a sliding glass door.
The door had fresh pry marks and damage to the door from an apparent burglary attempt. It did not appear that the attempted entry was successful. While police were speaking to nearby residents, a neighbor indicated that she observed the suspect, listed above, walking around the inside fence of the residence just prior to the alarm activation.
The case is under investigation.
OFFICER PREPARING RELEASE: Lt. Brian Melnick
DATE OF RELEASE: 11/27/11

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INCIDENT: Theft Case # 2011- 32765
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: Wednesday, November 23, 2011 between 8- 9 pm
LOCATION OCCURRED: Whole Foods Supermarket, West Windsor NJ
OFFICER: Ptl. Brian Geraghty
DETAILS: A Newtown Pa woman reported that her wallet and its contents were stolen from her pocketbook while she was shopping in the Whole Foods supermarket between 8-9 pm on Wednesday, November 23, 2011. The victim reported that while she shopped a woman in her 30’s, about 5’03, with short black hair, wearing an all white jump suit was following her and making her uncomfortable. She added the suspect stood near her shopping cart and left the store before she did.
OFFICER PREPARING RELEASE: Lt. Brian Melnick
DATE OF RELEASE: 11/27/11

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INCIDENT: Theft Case # 2011-32816
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: Friday, November 25, 2011 about 1:30 am
LOCATION OCCURRED: Best Buy store, West Windsor
OFFICER: Ptl. Jason Jones
DETAILS: A Trenton woman reported that her wallet and its contents were stolen from her purse in the Best Buy store on Friday, November 25, 2011 between 1:30 – 1:35 am. The victim stated that she went in to the store for about 5 minutes to meet her friend and during that time her wallet was stolen. She did not recall any suspicious people around her but related that the store was very crowded and people were bumping in to each other.
OFFICER PREPARING RELEASE: Lt. Brian Melnick
DATE OF RELEASE: 11/27/11

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INCIDENT: Theft Case # 2011-32818
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 4:30 pm
LOCATION OCCURRED: Trader Joe’s store, West Windsor
OFFICER: Ptl. Michael Pitts

DETAILS: A Princeton Junction woman reported that she paid for her items at the Trader Joe’s store at about 4:30 pm on Wednesday, November 23, 2011. She then went to the nearby Whole Foods store to continue shopping and realized her wallet was missing. The victim related that after making her purchase at Trader Joe’s she believed she placed the wallet into her pocketbook. She searched the surrounding areas to no avail.

OFFICER PREPARING RELEASE: Lt. Brian Melnick

DATE OF RELEASE: 11/27/11

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