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Even with coronavirus disrupting Passover plans, kosher food business Kayco finds its specialty products...

Passover, the major Jewish holiday, is always a busy time for the family-owned kosher food company Kayco. This year might be a little extra busy. This Bayonne-based company is another of the local food businesses striving...

The importance of a good warmup before exercising

It’s no secret that many of us stopped exercising once the pandemic hit. Gyms closed and we were home schooling, or trying new recipes, cleaning out closets or binge-watching Netflix. Whatever the reason, working...

Cooper to open outpatient facility as part of redevelopment of Moorestown Mall

The former Sears location at the now-closed Moorestown Mall is getting a new tenant: Cooper University Health Care. On Friday, the Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust announced it had reached a deal with Cooper to...

Holy Name picks former Novartis exec as chief HR officer

Holy Name Medical Center has named a former Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp. executive as its new chief human resources officer, it announced this week. The Teaneck-based medical center said in a news release that Caryn Parlavecchio...

University Hospital’s state monitor to become acting CEO

University Hospital announced Thursday that its state-appointed monitor, Judy Persichilli, will serve as acting CEO and president. The decision was made by the board of directors as the Newark institution launches a strategic planning process. “Over...

Another vaccine milestone (4M have at least one shot) for N.J.

Gov. Phil Murphy announced this weekend that New Jersey had reached another milestone: More than 4 million residents have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine shot. Murphy has said the state aims to have 4.7...

RWJF announces $50M pandemic relief package to support those most vulnerable to COVID-19

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation announced on Tuesday a $50 million nationwide pandemic relief package to help those under the greatest strain amid the COVID-19 health emergency. The short-term relief package will provide $5 million...

Church & Dwight acquires Zicam brand’s parent in $530M deal

Ewing-based personal care products company Church & Dwight Co. Inc. has completed its $530 million acquisition of Matrixx Initiatives Inc., owner of the Zicam zinc supplement brand, it announced Tuesday. Church & Dwight purchased Matrixx...

Murphy signs out-of-network bill, still the subject of contention

Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill Friday ending a decade-long battle to address the cost and impact of expensive surprise medical bills for residents in the state. “Today, we’re closing the loophole and reigning in...

Rutgers-Camden opens $62.5M Nursing and Science building

Camden’s growing reputation as an “eds and meds” center in the state got another big boost this week with the dedication of Rutgers-Camden’s $62.5 million Nursing and Science building. University officials feel the 107,000-square-foot building,...

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All hospitals have ‘green light’ for visitation — first time during pandemic

For the first time since its inception during last fall’s COVID-19 surge, a color-coded hospital visitation guide shows all regions of New Jersey are...

EDA details rules and regs around Emerge, successor to Grow N.J.

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority board Wednesday approved the creation of the Emerge program, a new jobs-based tax credit program created under the...

Struggling with utility bills? JCP&L has new programs that can help

Jersey Central Power & Light President Jim Fakult said the utility understands many people are struggling to pay their bill — both residential and...

Developers break ground on senior housing project in E. Orange

Real estate firm Genesis Cos. has broken ground on a senior supporting housing development in East Orange, it announced Wednesday. The property at 160 Halsted...

High Technology in Freehold named top STEM high school in U.S. — one of...

Gov. Phil Murphy has long talked about creating an innovative economy in New Jersey. It appears there are a number of high schools ready...