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Dec. 3, 2014

Vol. 115, No. 5

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Europe

Paris St Germain & Isl - Call today! Superbly-restored centuries-old elegance in St. Germain 7th and Ile St Louis. Sunny. Fireplace. Antiques. Latest bath, kitchen. Maid service. Discounts. Pleasant, attentive help from owner! 415-722-8077
www.passionateforparis.com

Provence: Stunning, updated farmhouse, magnificent Mediterranean/mountain views. Antiques. Lovely kitchen, gardens, pools. 609-924-7520. gam1@comcast.net 

Rome: Bright, elegant apartment. Marvelous beamed ceilings. Antiques. Walk to Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain. 609-683-3813, jetas5@comcast.net

Italy/Tuscany: Ancestral villa with sweeping views. Olive groves, vineyards, gardens. Antiques. Updated kitchen, baths. Pool. 609-683-3813, jetas5@comcast.net

Paris, SW France, Provence, Italy: Apartments, homes, chateaux. www.FrenchHomeRentals.com, FHR@earthlink.net

Provence: Delightful five-bedroom stone farmhouse, facing Roman theater. Pool, WiFi. 860-672-6607. www.Frenchfarmhouse.com

Paris, Left Bank: Elegant apartment off Seine in 6th. Short walk to Louvre, Notre Dame. 609-924-7520, gam1@comcast.net

Paris, Marais: Elegant, 2 bedroom, 2 bath apartment, vibrant Pompidou museum/sidewalk café quarter on 13c pedestrian street, full kitchen, w/d, AC, cable. desaix@verizon.net, 212-473-9472.

Florence Country house on 54 mountain acres. Fantastic views. $120/day. www.ganzitalianhouse.com E-mail: gganz@comcast.net

Paris: Ile St. Louis, elegant top-floor apartment, elevator, updated, well-appointed, gorgeous view. Sleeps 4, maid 3x week. WiFi, TV etc. Inquiries triff@mindspring.com, 678-232-8444.

Rome Historic Center: 2–4 bedrooms. Elegant and spacious. All modern conveniences, including Wi-Fi. 503.227.1600; tkim@stollberne.com

France, Paris–Marais: Exquisite, sunny, quiet one-bedroom apartment behind Place des Vosges. King-size bed, living/dining room, six chairs, full kitchen, washer, dryer, weekly maid service, WiFi, $1350 weekly. max@gwu.edu

Italy/Todi: Luxurious 8BR, 7.5BA villa, amazing views, infinity pool, olives, lavender, grapes, vegetable garden, daily cleaner, WiFi. For photos/prices/availability: VRBO.com, #398660. Discount Princeton affiliates. 914-320-2865. MarilynGasparini@aol.com, p’11. 

France/Provence: Charming apartments in restored medieval house — courtyard, rooftop terraces. Hilltop village near Avignon, sensational views! $850–$1500/week. Walk to boulangerie, restaurants, hiking, vineyards. www.chezkubik.com

Central Paris apartment: Elegant spacious (900 sqft), 2BR off Le Marais. www.Parischezhadia.com, 215-715-2095.

Villas in Tuscany: Luxury self-catering & full staff villas with A/C in Tuscany for rent, www.tuscandream.com, 310-859-3494.

Paris, large, elegant studio near the Arc de Triomphe. Weekly $1,000. WiFi. ideces@princeton.edu

Berlin Countryside Manor: 6BR, 6.5BA. Complete restoration 2014. Biking, walking, swimming, cultural excursions. Jolie von Arnim ’95, www.theoutpost.de/english-website/

Vienna, Austria: Ideally located in the center of town, quiet 2BR, 2BA flat, kitchen, large LR and DR. Near Opera, St. Stephan’s Cathedral, museums, shopping and restaurants. stonboroughpierre@gmail.com, ’54.

Heart of historic Paris: stylish, elegant, spacious 2BR apartment, wood beamed, Place Dauphine, 1st arrondissement, near Pont Neuf, Notre Dame. 2 week minimum rental. Parisdauphine.weebly.com, Sonia@globalhomeimmo.com, ’73.

Enchanting Farmhouse Southwest France: 4BR, 2BA, FP, garden, private pool, views. www.maisonducanal.com, 845-353-2016, ’54.

Caribbean

USVI, St. John: Extraordinary hillside home overlooking Rendezvous Bay. 4 BR, 4 Baths. Pool. Wrap terracing. Amazing 180 degree ocean views. ootb10@gmail.com, k’04, ’08.

Central America

Costa Rica Luxury Villas/Condos. Ocean Views, Beach Club, Concierge, Golf, Spa, Adventures! Jane@PapagayoLuxury.com, 305-600-0766, www.PapagayoLuxury.com

Mexico

San Miguel, Mexico: Quintessential colonial, 3 bedrooms, 4 baths, kitchen, courtyard, gas fireplaces, rooftop view. Four blocks to the Jardin. Includes cook/cleaning. kdanders12@gmail.com, +1 (202) 903-8143. k’58,’62.

United States Northeast

Waitsfield, VT (MadRiver, Sugarbush): Circa 1860 farmhouse, 6BR, 3BA, fireplace. Stowe — 19 miles. 2 day minimum. 978-922-6903, ’51. 

Wellfleet: 4 bedroom beachfront cottage with spectacular views overlooking Cape Cod National Seashore. 609-921-0809 or warrenst@aol.com 

Stone Harbor, NJ: On beach, upscale. 570-287-7191. Email: radams150@aol.com

Castine, Maine: 18th century house in quaint coastal village, 4BR, 3BA, www.lowderhouse.com

Stratton, Vermont ski house. Walk to gondola. 3 bedrooms. Gail Barcelo, 609-921-3383. gbarcelo27@gmail.com

For Rent

United States West

Big Sky Montana: Charming 4 BR log home on 20 acres beautifully furnished, spectacular views, Big Sky sunsets, skiing, hiking, fishing and golfing within 5 minutes. Close to Yellowstone National Park and Bozeman. Enjoyment all 4 seasons. 610-225-3286. jgriffi644@aol.com, s’67.

Adventure

Sail. Antarctica. Fjords – Sail the waters of Darwin and Scott. Amazing wildlife. Adventure of a lifetime. Owned and operated by Princeton Alumna. Quijote Expeditions. www.syquijote.com

Office Space for Rent

92 Nassau Street — Princeton: Two room office suite available on fourth floor of Lower Pyne (Hamilton Jeweler Building) overlooking FitzRandolph Gate. 609-924-6294 or ejgursky@comcast.net, p’09.

Real Estate For Sale

Private Communities Registry: Take a self-guided tour of the top vacation, retirement and golf communities. Visit: www.PrivateCommunities.com

SHAKER HEIGHTS, OH $499K: Magnificent brick/slate-roof Georgian. 5 BRs, 3 full & 2 half baths. Chef’s kitchen. Living/dining/breakfast, paneled library/sun porch. Oak floors, 3 fireplaces, marble trim, custom millwork/wainscoting, stunning wallpaper. Double staircases. Wormy-chestnut family room with wet bar. Fenced back yard. 2-car attached garage. Move-in-condition. ForSaleByOwner.com, ID 24005432, 800-843-6963.

LITCHFIELD, CT: Fox Run Farm is an architecturally designed ridge top 11 room, 5 bedroom home containing 3845 s/f of spacious rooms overlooking your own paddocks, stable, pool, hot tub, workshop
and garaging for 5 cars on its 6.44 acres. Impeccably maintained residence, outbuildings, grounds & stunning sunsets. ’53. $1,295,000. FAHEY ASSOCIATES, REALTORS, Litchfield, CT 06759 • TEL: 860-567-9405. Web: www.faheyrealtors.com/pages/house_detail.php?FAR219-81. Email: info@faheyrealtors.com

Arizona: Scottsdale, Paradise Valley, Phoenix and Carefree. Houses, condos and lots. Rox Stewart ’63, Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty. 602-316-6504. E-mail: rox.stewart@russlyon.com

Mexico Costa Alegre: La Manzanilla, lovely home/rental with adjacent lot. $325K. See www.VRBO.com/281609 for photos. Kiracofe ’60, 970-946-9217. 

Sell to a tiger! Whether you are selling your primary residence or a second home, advertise in PAW and reach your fellow alumni. For assistance with placing your ad contact advertising director, Colleen Finnegan at cfinnega@princeton.edu or 609.258.4886.

Books

Read My Mind B. Ilene Adler: “Read My Mind” is the story of my bipolar diagnosis and the remarkable therapist who helped me heal. It offers hope to everyone like me. And who is not like me, to one degree or another? Barbara (B.) Ilene Adler Class of 1976. “Read My Mind” is available as an e-book on Amazon.com and Smashwords.com

MY LIFE FOR YOURS Frederick Borsch ’57: Harold Barnes, the recently retired Head and Master Teacher of Westview Academy, dies of a heart attack in a southern California gym. Or did he? Was he somehow alive again in the body of a much younger man? What of the young man whose identity he must now discover? What happens to him? Could he, for his own reasons, be trying to make a new story of his life? Whose mysterious and at times comical story is this? Available at Amazon.com

Writing Retreats

Getaway to Write: Fiction, memoir, poetry, screenwriting. U.S. and abroad. Advance your craft! murphywriting.com

Educational Services

College/Graduate School Consultant and Writing Specialist. Guidance throughout the college and graduate school admissions process. Teaching in general writing skills (7th grade and up). Contact Allison Baer, Ph.D. (Princeton ’96, Columbia ’03) at 212-874-2424 or visit www.allisonbaerconsulting.com

College Guidance/Consultation: Summers Academy offers a holistic and unique approach to college guidance and preparation for high school students in NJ and NYC. Megan Summers (Princeton ’06, Columbia ’14), summersacademyguidance@gmail.com, summersacademy.com. You are more than just your score!

Professional Services

Psychotherapist, Princeton ’61: 30 years experience individual, couple and family counseling. NYC office on CPW. Reduced fees for Skype sessions. Phil Ross, 212-877-4653/518-251-2626. Adirondackcounseling.com

Items For Sale

Natural Colored Diamonds available directly from the Antwerp source. Excellent prices. All colors, shapes, sizes, and most quantities available. dan@theintrepidwendell.com, s’78.

Positions Available

High-level Personal Assistant: Seeking highly intelligent and organized individual for High-level Personal/Executive Assistant role, with responsibility for keeping a busy professional and parent on track professionally and personally. This person will help oversee a small staff and assist in managing day-to-day operations and long-term projects. Duties will include researching and producing “bottom-line” reports for principal, managing communication and information flow to/from principal, and helping to coordinate staff activities. Strong project management, communication, and research skills are a must; previous managerial experience is a plus but not required. This is a year-round, full-time position based in New York, with excellent compensation and benefits. Please email your resume and cover letter to hlparecruit@gmail.com

Family Medical Coordinator and Project Manager: Highly intelligent, unusually competent individual with a background in science and exceptional communication skills sought by Manhattan family to research and coordinate family medical and healthcare issues. The right applicant will be detail-oriented and possess the ability to track multiple projects and juggle multiple competing priorities. This person will interface with an in-house team of professionals as well as physicians, medical researchers, and consultants (in academia and otherwise) to ensure delivery of highest-quality medical care to family members. Considerable weight will be given to unusual academic distinction and other intellectual achievements. This is a full-time position with a highly attractive compensation package and significant upside potential. Please send resume to pmrrecruit@gmail.com

Personal/Childcare Assistant; Housing Included: New York — Devoted professional couple with three wonderful, school-aged children seeks highly intelligent, amiable, responsible individual to serve as part-time personal assistant helping with child care, educational enrichment, and certain other activities at various times during afternoons, evenings, and weekends. Assistant will have a private room (in a separate apartment with its own kitchen on a different floor from the family’s residence), with private bathroom, in a luxury, doorman apartment building, and will be free to entertain visitors in privacy. We would welcome applications from writers, musicians, artists, or other candidates who may be pursuing other professional goals in the balance of their time. Excellent compensation including health insurance and three weeks of paid vacation, and no charge will be made for rent. This is a year-round position for which we would ask a minimum two-year commitment. If interested, please email resume to nannypst@gmail.com

Writer/Editor/Outreach: Seeking intelligent, experienced media professional with a remarkable talent for communications, engaging and entertaining writing, and thorough research. Strong research skills (interview prep, article and pitch development) and writing skills (snappy, energetic, intelligent writing that appeals to a wide audience) are a must. Preference given to individuals with proven skills in publicity, pitching, and outreach strategies. Excellent salary with benefits. Please email cover letter and resume to weosearch@gmail.com

Looking for Talent? Advertise your position here. For information, contact Colleen Finnegan cfinnega@princeton.edu, or 609.258.4886

Personals

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www.therighttimeconsultants.com or call: 212-627-0121

Complimentary Memberships for Men seeking a meaningful relationship. Manhattan-based matchmaker. 212-877-5151; fay@meaningfulconnections.com, www.meaningfulconnections.com

BluesMatch.com — Where Oxbridge and the Ivy League collide. Over a decade of successful matchmaking.

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Photography

Robin Resch Studio *03, p’16: Photography, portraits, celebrations, graduation, reuinions. Princeton, 609.924.5065, www.robinreschstudio.com

Wine

Princeton Alum Winery: Princeton family (’92, ’87, ’62, ’60) makes acclaimed Pinot, Syrah, Sauvignon Blanc & Chardonnay at Kingston Family Vineyards in Casablanca, Chile, www.kingstonvineyards.com