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N.J. dominates U.S. News rankings for best schools by county

If the state needed more statistical evidence that it has the best school systems in the country, U.S. News & World Report provided it Tuesday during the release of its annual Healthiest Communities list. When...

When it comes to vaccine efficacy, here’s why 94% isn’t much different than 72%

When the news that Johnson & Johnson had completed Phase 3 of its clinical trial and that its one-shot vaccine would soon be available finally was released Friday morning, there was unbridled excitement. It would...

Could 275 school districts in N.J. soon be consolidated? (We’ve got the list)

In what surely will be a huge test in both challenging “home rule” and implementing many of the consolidation aspects of State Senate President Steve Sweeney’s “Path to Progress” reforms, the Senate Education Committee...

Bloomfield College, in danger of closing, goes public in plea for help

Bloomfield College, which primarily serves Pell Grant-eligible, first-generation students from underserved communities, is in danger of closing due to dwindling enrollment, exacerbated by the pandemic, President Marcheta Evans and school officials said Tuesday. Evans, who...

N.J. maintains No. 1 ranking in public education — its top talking point when...

Whether it’s a New Jersey company he’s working with to expand its operations, a U.S.-based business he’s trying to relocate to the state or an international company he’s trying to bring from overseas, Choose...

Jersey City has found way to have new development mean new schools — at...

Developers have brought tens of thousands of housing units to Jersey City in recent years. Now, they’re bringing something desperately needed to go with them: New schools. On Thursday night, when Mayor Steve Fulop joined city council members...

They found way to have in-person learning. Will N.J. find way to reimburse them?

Superintendent Mark Maire was thrilled to see first lady Jill Biden — a teacher herself — tour an elementary school Monday in Burlington County. She was touting how the $1.9 trillion stimulus package would...

Study: Certain mouthwashes might stop COVID-19 transmission

There’s scientific reason to believe you can fight COVID-19 with mouthwash. Researchers at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine have found evidence that two types of mouthwash disrupt the COVID-19 virus under laboratory conditions, preventing it...

NJIT to launch Profeta centers for real estate and entrepreneurship — thanks to largest...

New Jersey Institute of Technology, thanks to the single-largest donation in school history, will launch two new education and research centers — one focused on real estate and the other on entrepreneurship — through...

NJIT accepting applications from people of color for entrepreneurship residency

Applications are now being accepted for local business leaders of color to join New Jersey Institute of Technology's Paul Profeta Entrepreneur-in-Residence Program. The program, operated by NJIT’s VentureLink business incubator, matches NJIT-developed intellectual property with...

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Srivastava named new CEO at Princeton-based WCG

Well-known health care thought leader Sam Srivastava has been named the new CEO of WCG, the Princeton-based global provider of solutions aimed at improving the...

In effort to get more innovative medicine to more people, Jiangsu Hengrui creates Princeton-based...

Jiangsu Hengrui Pharmaceuticals Co. announced Wednesday that it is launching Princeton-based Luzsana Biotechnology, a global, purpose-driven innovative medicines company committed to delivering medicines that...

Barber to succeed Kendall as CEO of Aquestive

Daniel Barber will succeed Keith Kendall as CEO of Warren-based Aquestive Therapeutics, the company announced Wednesday. Kendall, the longtime leader of Aquestive, will remain at...

1st Nerf Action Xperience in North America to open at Westfield Garden State Plaza

Kingsmen Xperience and Hasbro announced Wednesday that they will open the first North American location of Nerf Action Xperience and the world’s first Planet...

NJPAC’s Tranquada headed to Dallas for CEO role of its anchor arts facility

Warren Tranquada, the longtime chief operating officer of the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, is leaving the organization to take the top job at...