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Food-borne illness outbreaks: How Bridgewater-based CMS is becoming prevention leader

When the news of the latest E. coli outbreak came out earlier this month, John Meccia’s first thought wasn’t to run to the fridge to see if the bag of lettuce he has is...

Toys R Us returns: First store (re)opens in N.J.

New Jerseyans who love in-store shopping, rejoice! Toys R Us is back just in time for Black Friday and the holiday season. The newly rejuvenated Toys R Us opened its first U.S. retail store Wednesday...

Far from home: Metuchen teacher’s nonprofit — with help from students — fights child...

Evan Robbins’ Breaking the Chain Through Education nonprofit has come full circle: The educator started down a path toward its founding after reading a newspaper article about slave labor in the Ghanaian fishing industry....

XFL’s Guardians continue marketing push, revealing distinctive football design

The New York Guardians of the XFL — who are based and will play in New Jersey — have unveiled their distinctive football design for the upcoming season. That’s right, each of the eight franchises...

Life Time continues growth in N.J., announces first coworking center for 2020

Life Time, a healthy lifestyle brand, announced Friday plans to debut Life Time Work, a coworking center with a health club, in spring 2020. The opening will be Life Time's first New Jersey location and...

GSI/FDU poll: Nearly half of N.J. residents are planning to leave

Leaving the state is a dream among many New Jerseyans — a dream many are planning to make a reality. According to a recent study by Garden State Initiative and Fairleigh Dickinson University's School of...

Food Fella: New life, new features at renovated Linden ShopRite

As many New Jersey food retailers grapple with changing demographics and consumer preferences, the market leader, ShopRite, has enhanced the in-store experience with a renovated ShopRite of Linden located at Route 1 North and...

N.J. online casinos hit record $85.58M revenue in October

New Jersey's online casinos and sports betting sites have surpassed and hit a new record when compared to last month's revenue, according to BonusSeeker.com. The gaming site found that the state's online casinos cleared $40...

Bai founder’s Crook & Marker aims to quench thirst for low-cal alcoholic drinks

Karyn Miller, chief financial officer at Crook & Marker in Hamilton, joined the company last November as chief strategy officer, tasked with establishing a national distribution network for the new spiked and sparkling beverages.  It...

Dominick V. Romano, Ronetco CEO and philanthropist, dies at age 85

Dominick V. Romano, a prominent supermarket owner in New Jersey, has died at age 85. Romano, chairman and CEO of Ronetco Supermarkets Inc., a member of the Wakefern Food Corp. cooperative, led a business...

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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...