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When Mimi Reed, age 87, was diagnosed with uterine cancer, her main goal was to maintain her independence. Dr. Ramy Sedhom, at Penn Medicine Princeton Cancer Center was able to help her do just that.
Mar 23, 2023

Princeton Cancer Center receives $2.5M for geriatric cancer research

The funding from the Bristol Myers Squibb Foundation will support a new program that aims to provide a better understand of geriatric cancer and increase outreach to seniors in central New Jersey. 

Mar 23, 2023

Curaleaf closing South Jersey grow facility amid effort to streamline operations

Within the past two months, the world's largest publicly traded cannabis company also announced plans to exit production and cultivation sites in California, Colorado and Oregon.

Mar 23, 2023

Somerset County medical dispensary workers vote to unionize

In recent months, employees at some of the largest cannabis companies in New Jersey, including Curaleaf, Ascend, The Cannabis Dispensary, Harmony Dispensary, Verano and AYR Wellness, have also organized.

Kedar Ganta, chief product and engineering officer (left), and Paul Oliver, chief revenue officer, Caregility
Mar 23, 2023

Caregility adds two exec positions amid ‘incredible growth’

Kedar Ganta will take on the role of chief product and engineering officer, and Paul Oliver was appointed chief revenue officer for the Eatontown-based company. 

Cross River Bank HQ in Fort Lee.
Mar 23, 2023

Cross River, Pay.com partner to create all-inclusive payments platform

According to the companies, the collaboration will allow businesses and merchants to access streamlined and efficient capabilities while driving additional growth opportunities.

Mar 23, 2023

Jersey businessman sentenced to 3 years for COVID fraud

According to court documents, the Warren County resident submitted false documentation to three lenders to obtain approximately $1.8 million in federal Paycheck Protection Program loans.

Somerset-based SHI International named Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Tour golfers Allisen Corpuz and Annie Park as its newest official brand ambassadors.
Mar 23, 2023

SHI names two LPGA Tour golfers brand ambassadors

"Being affiliated with a female-led enterprise that is shattering norms in the tech sector deeply resonates with my values and fills me with immense pride to represent SHI on and off the course,” said Allisen Corpuz, who along with Annie Park will represent the Somerset-based company.

Rendering for Rutgers Health at HELIX in New Brunswick.
Mar 23, 2023

Rutgers approval clears way for medical school, research center at HELIX

The New Jersey Health + Life Science Exchange will be the new home of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and a Rutgers translational research facility.

On March 22, 2023, Gov. Phil Murphy, leaders from the Port Authority and local officials announced the March 23 start of nine-car service on PATH's Newark-World Trade Center line.
Mar 23, 2023

Newark-WTC PATH debuts 9-car trains

The extended options are at the center of plans from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to increase capacity on the line by 40%.

Kamini Lane, president and chief executive officer for Coldwell Banker Realty
Mar 23, 2023

Coldwell Banker Realty appoints new president and CEO

Kamini Lane most recently served as brokerage president for Sotheby's International Realty.

Hackensack Meridian JFK University Medical Center is opening a new Gastroesophageal Reflux and Motility Program.
Mar 23, 2023

JFK University Medical Center launches GERD program

Dr. Annie Laurie Benzie will lead the service, aimed at helping patients suffering from gastroesophageal reflux disease and related illnesses.

Mar 22, 2023

Survey: 49% of consumers optimistic about financial futures

Chief Brand and Wellbeing Officer Jacqui Kearns said she is encouraged by the results, “However, we see financial concerns, including inflation and food security, continues to drive stress among younger people and negatively impact their financial wellbeing."