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N.J. Black Women’s Collective, Mercer CCC to create Leadership Institute

Mercer County Community College and the New Jersey Black Women’s Collective will launch the NJBWC Leadership Institute, a program designed to cultivate and develop...

State awards $100M in total to 18 communities for boardwalks

Gov. Phil Murphy’s administration Friday announced the award of $100 million in Boardwalk Preservation Fund grants to 18 municipalities to assist them in addressing...

ReNew Jersey Summit releases top-level agenda for event

A panel featuring companies that are investing heavily in the state of New Jersey will highlight the ReNew Jersey Business Summit & Expo …...

Nearly 400K sign up through Get Covered N.J. — 16% year-to-year increase

Nearly 400,000 New Jerseyans signed up for health coverage through Get Covered New Jersey during the Affordable Care Act Open Enrollment Period, a record...

JAG named physical therapy partner of New York City FC

JAG Physical Therapy on Wednesday announced a new partnership with MLS soccer club New York City FC, in which JAG will become the official...

Devils to wear RWJBarnabas Health logo on home jerseys, starting tonight

RWJBarnabas Health and the New Jersey Devils on Thursday announced an agreement that will put a RWJBH logo on the team’s home jerseys —...

Atlantic Health, William Paterson enter into collaborative training agreement

Atlantic Health System and William Paterson University have signed an agreement to establish a framework for collaboration to improve access to high-quality health profession...

United to resume flights to Israel on March 2

United Airlines announced Wednesday afternoon that it will resume flights from Newark to Tel Aviv, Israel, on March 2, the first step in restoring passenger and cargo...

Sean’s Room: How Joint Base is working to combat suicides in military

Senior Airman Connor Runkle, crew chief for the 305th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst was going about his daily duties and handling...

County College of Morris awarded 2 grants totaling $535K from NJDOL to support manufacturing programs

The County College of Morris was recently awarded two grants from the New Jersey Department of Labor & Workforce Development that will help students...

Riker Danzig names co-chairs of firm’s Diversity Committee

Riker Danzig LLP on Thursday announced that Jorge Sanchez, a partner, and Travis Francis, of counsel, have been named co-chairs of the firm’s Diversity...

Medina, Harmon say poll on quality of life is another reason to act on disparity study

The heads of the African American and Hispanic chambers of commerce didn’t need a Rutgers-Eagleton Poll to learn that those in their communities are...

2 weeks after release of shocking disparity study, state seemingly has done little to address issue

Tuesday marks two weeks since the state released the long-promised disparity study — one that showed all minority groups, as well as females, have...

Rutgers-Newark’s Center for Politics and Race in America to be named in honor of Sheila Oliver

The Rutgers University – Newark Center for Politics and Race in America — a “fact tank” for research on the nation’s political life and...

Rutgers’ Marsh details ‘uneasy peace’ around IVF, but not worried about access in N.J. — yet

Last week’s ruling by the Alabama Supreme Court, which ruled that frozen embryos are people under the law, sent shockwaves through the medical and...

Rutgers to study impact of CenteringPregnancy, innovative model to improve maternal/infant health

The Princeton-based Burke Foundation, which provides funding to promote meaningful impact on children and families across New Jersey, recently announced it will provide funding...

Rutgers-Eagleton Poll: Half of residents oppose EV mandate

Gov. Phil Murphy’s plan to phase out the sale of gas-powered vehicles — and to do it by 2035 — is not going over...

Poll shows how support for EVs will impact candidates (and it’s not positive)

Support for Gov. Phil Murphy’s plan to prohibit the sale of gas-powered vehicles does not play well with the electorate, a Rutgers-Eagleton Poll released...

Rutgers-Eagleton Poll: More than half of residents ‘not likely’ to buy EV

Gov. Phil Murphy’s plan to phase out the sale of gas-powered vehicles — and to do it by 2035 — may run into a...

Campbell’s names Kyles chief customer officer of Meals & Beverages

Anthony Kyles has been named chief customer officer, Meals & Beverages, at Campbell Soup Co., it was announced Wednesday. His hiring is effective March 4. In...

Social media madness: How FDU turned bizarre elevator incident into free publicity worth millions

Fairleigh Dickinson University was the social media darling of March Madness in 2023 after its men’s basketball team produced a stunning upset of top-seeded...

Poke Bros (fast-casual sushi bowls) to open 5th location in state

High-quality, sushi-grade fish and farm-fresh veggies in an authentic Hawaiian poké bowl. Intrigued? It’s the tagline for Poke Bros, a national fast-casual chain that...

Baraka: ‘I want to be governor of New Jersey’

Many thought Newark Mayor Ras Baraka would run for governor. Few thought he would announce it — apparently — in the middle of a...

Stadium Series shows big-event potential of Meadowlands — and its big missing piece

The NHL’s Stadium Series — outdoor games played last Saturday night and Sunday afternoon before sold-out crowds — was just the latest example of...

J&J’s Duato, Jersey Mike’s Cancro to be keynote speakers at ReNew Jersey Summit

Johnson & Johnson Chairman and CEO Joaquin Duato and Jersey Mike’s Subs founder and CEO Peter Cancro will be keynote speakers at the ReNew...

Lease for Moda Foods means 123 Lehigh Drive in Fairfield is fully occupied

Moda Foods, a company that distributes quality desserts such as macaroons, Turkish baklavas and Turkish delights, has taken a 22,523-square-foot lease at 123 Lehigh...

Resort-style apartments for hybrid employees? Hartz says it has them on Gold Coast (SLIDESHOW)

Hoboken Point, a luxury resort-style apartment development situated along the Hudson River in Weehawken's vibrant Lincoln Harbor enclave, has begun leasing, Hartz Mountain Industries...

RWJ Flooring buys 7,215 sq. ft. site in Belleville for $1.95M

RWJ Flooring has purchased 54 Schuyler St., a 7,215-square-foot industrial building in Belleville, for $1.95 million, the Metz Industrial Group of Bussel Realty Corp....

New view: Jersey’s Kiswe is helping sports teams provide direct-to-consumer broadcast innovations

When a trio of executives from the telecom space, including a former president of Bell Labs in Murray Hill, Jeong Kim, decided they were...

Anywhere names tech leader Rudy Wolfs as chief technology officer

Anywhere Real Estate Inc., based in Madison, on Tuesday announced the appointment of Rudy Wolfs as its chief technology officer, effective Feb. 22. The company...

CentralReach acquires SILAS, provider of behavior solutions for PreK-12 students

CentralReach, a provider of autism and intellectual and development disability software, on Thursday said it acquired SILAS — a social and emotional learning and...

A heart-felt appeal: Today also is National Donor Day

After you get past those way-too-big teddy bears, roses and other flowers, and chocolate (which better be top quality, just sayin’), here is hoping...

Empowering American labor: A clean energy revolution to combat climate change

The recent winter weather events served as a stark preview of the challenges we can anticipate in a changing climate. From the bitter cold...

Old sport, new format: Why sumo wrestling may just work at Pru Center

When the heights and weights of the competitors are rattled off — 6-foot-5, 386 pounds … 6-4, 340 … 6-1, 386 — it’s just...

3 Virtua hospitals are recertified with highest honor in nursing: Magnet status

Three Virtua Health hospitals have earned recertification with the highest honor in nursing excellence: Magnet recognition — an honor fewer than 10% of hospitals...

RWJUH recognized for excellence in heart bypass surgery

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital has earned a distinguished three-star rating from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons for its patient care and outcomes in...

RWJUH’s Piparo recognized for promoting, elevating physician assistant profession

Tracey Piparo, a physician assistant at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, recently earned two national honors for her role in promoting and elevating the...

Markoe named chief people officer at RWJBarnabas Health

Lynda Markoe, a highly regarded human resources professional who has worked at a number of major companies, has been named chief people officer at...

Children’s Specialized Hospital’s chronic illness management program earns recognition from American Diabetes Association

The American Diabetes Association announced the recognition of New Brunswick-based Children’s Specialized Hospital’s Chronic Illness Management Program through its Education Recognition Program. The ADA’s ERP...

Valley Hospital is 1st in state to treat patients using novel atrial fibrillation treatment

The Ridgewood-based Valley Hospital recently said it is treating the first patient in New Jersey, and one of the first in the U.S., with...