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Rutgers opens adult autism services community center

Rutgers University has opened a new building to better serve adults with autism spectrum disorder through vocational and recreational programs, making it possible to expand existing programs to address a growing need in New...

Virtua’s deal for Lourdes becomes official, following court ruling

The acquisition of Lourdes Health System by Virtua Health is official Monday, after a Superior Court judge ruled last week to allow the merger to take place. “Today is the culmination of many months of...

Atlantic’s Gragnolati: ‘I am not optimistic that we have command over the testing issue’

Gov. Phil Murphy loves to explain that New Jersey has more than 100 COVID-19 testing sites, that a saliva test developed by Rutgers University could be the key to mass testing in the future...

Why N.J. was right place for Embecta, billion-dollar spinoff of BD

It’s the first question any CEO is asked after they cut the ribbon on a new corporate headquarters in New Jersey: Why here? It’s not meant to have a positive or negative spin, but, rather,...

Virtua Health’s Advanced Organ Transplant Center receives $2M community project funding award

U.S. Rep. Donald Norcross recently visited Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital to present $2 million in federal funding in support of renovating and upgrading Virtua's organ transplant center. The funding for Virtua Health’s Advanced...

Jersey Shore: Why hospital is convinced grant money will help stem violence

In his years working in some of the top hospitals in the state, as well as serving as the medical director for the New Jersey Reentry Corp., Dr. Aakash Shah has learned a few...

Valley Health System names new chair of cardiovascular service line

Valley Health System said it recently elevated Dr. Suneet Mittal to the position of chair of its cardiovascular service line. In his new role, Mittal will oversee the operations of cardiovascular care offered through Valley...

Merck to acquire ArQule for $2.7B

Merck, the pharmaceutical giant based in Kenilworth, announced Monday one of its subsidiaries will buy ArQule Inc., a Burlington, Massachusetts-based biopharmaceutical company. “ArQule’s focus on precision medicine has yielded multiple clinical-stage oral kinase inhibitors that...

Sullivan hopes EDA’s new loans and grants (yes, grants) can be a 1st step...

As the CEO of the state’s Economic Development Authority, Tim Sullivan has access to all the unemployment numbers and the results of the quick-hit surveys New Jersey has been doing to try to understand...

Horizon takes coveted J.D. Power honor as top insurer in N.J. for customer satisfaction

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey ranked No. 1 for the highest member satisfaction among commercial health plans in New Jersey and also took the top ranking from its members for the...

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Walmart constructing new 700K sq. ft. distribution center in Pilesgrove by 2027; will bring...

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TD Bank creates community advisory board to manage $20B Impact Plan

Cherry Hill-based TD Bank recently announced its Community Impact Plan, an initiative to further its commitment to community empowerment and economic growth. The three-year...