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Feb. 4, 2015

Vol. 115, No. 7

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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, 503-219-9190.

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.

Paris, Tuileries Gardens: Beautifully-appointed, spacious, 1BR queen, 6th floor, elevator, concierge. karin.demorest@gmail.com, w*49.

France, Dordogne-Lot. Dream house, mythic village. Wonderful restaurants, markets, vineyards, bicycling, swimming. (Alumni Discount). maisonsouthernfrance.com, 617-608-1404.

♦ ♦ ♦ 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

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

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

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

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.

Rome, Italy: Breathtakingly beautiful art-filled apartment on via Gregoriana near Spanish steps. 2 bedrooms in a 17th century palazzo. Mariaceliswirth@yahoo.com, 212-360-6321.

Going to Italy? Let a Stanford alum who lives there guide and drive you. He’ll follow your lead if you wish or he’ll surprise you with discoveries he’s made — over nearly 20 years — off “the beaten track.” Or both! Your wishes are his commands. www.follow-your-nose.com

Venice: March/April in glorious 16th century palazzo: www.ethicstv.com/casa/

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.

Have a fabulous second home to rent? Advertise it in PAW where you will reach readers that will treat your home as their own! Contact Colleen Finnegan cfinnega@princeton.edu 609-258-4886

For Rent

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

Cape Cod – Wellfleet: Modern, 2,700+ sq. ft., architect-designed home in prime Lieutenant Island location. Views and privacy. 2 master suites, 2½ baths on 2 levels; 3rd floor loft; sleeps 8 comfortably. Walk to private bay beach; short drive to ocean beaches, ponds. Paul Berman ’88, pberman@law.gwu.edu

Vacation on the longest sandy beach in Maine! Beautifully furnished home, sleeps 10. Available June, September, October. $3000/week. sumner.miller@gmail.com, k’86.

Nantucket Oceanfront: Charming, antique-filled cottage on five acre oceanfront estate. Sleeps six comfortably. $3,500–$6,700 weekly, May–October. Discount for multi weeks. phoey63@comcast.net for details/ pictures. ’63.

Princeton, BEDENS BROOK CLUB AREA. Full service, luxury vacation rental. Five bedroom, six bath home. Private, park setting. All new renovation, furnishings, grounds. tjhagan88@gmail.com, www.vrbo.com/652838

Nantucket Shimmo: 5 bedrooms, 3 baths. Harbor view. www.weneedavacation.com/Nantucket/Shimmo-Vacation-Rental-12324 for pictures, rates, availability. TedBent@earthlink.net, ’66.

New York City: Chelsea studio. Renovated. Brownstone. 3 nights a week ongoing. 212.675.8628.

Martha’s Vineyard, Edgartown: heated pool, central air, 1.5 landscaped acres, 5BR/4BA, sleeps 10. Jo Rein ’90, joannarein68@yahoo.com, 914-834-6948.

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

Teen Travel

PRINCETON EARLY ACTION: “Laura’s counselor said she felt that the CCP was instrumental in Laura’s early decision acceptance at Princeton.” –Hockessin, DE. 29th CCP College Prep Programme Summer 2015. College Level Courses in London; Optional Trip to Paris. www.ccpcollegeprepprogramme.org

Real Estate For Sale

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

Princeton: Connect with a Specialist. Work with the agent who knows Princeton – the Real Estate market, the University and the Town. Marilyn “Lynne” Durkee, P’93, P’96, P’99. Callaway Henderson Sotheby’s International Realty. Contact Lynne at 609-462-4292, lynne.d.v@gmail.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

Calling All Princeton Authors! Reach 69,000 readers by promoting your book in PAW’s Princeton Authors Summer Reading advertising section… Just in time for summer vacations! Cover dates: June 3 & July 8 Space deadlines: April 22 & May 20. Contact Colleen Finnegan cfinnega@princeton.edu, 609-258-4886

Princeton Books: PAW’s monthly email newsletter about alumni and faculty authors. Subscribe at paw.princeton.edu

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

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

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

New York — Personal and Childcare Assistant Wanted, Housing Included. Devoted professional couple seeking a highly intelligent, amiable, responsible individual to help keep their two wonderful, busy, school-aged boys on track Monday through Friday. Assistant will be provided their own separate apartment (on a different floor from the family’s), rent-free, in addition to excellent compensation including health insurance and three weeks of paid vacation. This is a full-time, year-round position for which we would ask a minimum two-year commitment. Interviewing now and hoping to find the perfect candidate to start with the family in the spring. If interested, please submit cover letter and resume to nannypst@gmail.com

Personal Assistant: Highly intelligent, resourceful individual with exceptional communication skills and organizational ability needed to support a busy executive. Primary responsibilities include coordinating a complex schedule, assisting with travel, and providing general office help in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. An active approach to problem-solving is essential. Prior experience assisting a high-level executive is a plus. We offer a casual atmosphere in a beautiful space, working as part of an extraordinary group of gifted, interesting individuals. This is a full-time position in New York with excellent compensation and benefits, as well as significant upside potential and management possibilities. Please e-mail your resume to hlparecruit@gmail.com. Please note that, due to the high number of respondents, we will unfortunately be unable to reply to every inquiry.

Looking for Talent? Advertise your position here and reach 69,000 accomplished Princeton alums interested in advancing their careers. For more information contact advertising director, Colleen Finnegan cfinnega@princeton.edu, or 609.258.4886

Personals

The Right Time, LLC, Discreet, Dynamic Matchmaking, SEEKING MEN — single, divorced and widowed, 40-75, for our very pretty, accomplished female clients. sandy@therighttimeconsultants.com, 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 andthe Ivy League collide. Over a decade of successful matchmaking.

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Princeton widow, wasp, mid-60’s, “very pretty,” fit, playful yet well-mannered, financially sound (and intuitive) with summer place on Boston’s North Shore, member of The Harvard Club of NY, The Pilgrims. I enjoy writing, reading, walks and jogs in Central Park, sailing, Apple One on One’s, series bingeing, my grand-kiddies, and dining out with my grown children. Youthful with so much to offer, and a veteran devoted caregiver, what I miss most is the intimacy of couple-hood, a buddy by my side. thegoodwifenyc@gmail.com or write confidentially to PAW, 194 Nassau St, Suite 38, Box 110, Princeton, NJ, 08542 to be forwarded to me.

Wanted to Buy

Vintage Princeton Clothing wanted. 1960s and earlier. Beer jackets, sweaters, sweatshirts etc. 609-499-2401, beerjacket77@gmail.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

Princetoniana

Princeton Memorabilia: Moving, downsizing, cleaning out your attic? Sell your Princeton treasures to another tiger that will appreciate them! For information on placing an ad contact Colleen Finnegan at cfinnega@princeton.edu or 609-258-4886