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Jan 17, 2015

Next-generation nutrition Family wellness can pay off Spotlight Health Care

After one of Nancy Lessner's nutrition presentations, she overheard a young boy scolding his father for buying chicken nuggets. Those are the moments that validate her life's work.

Jan 17, 2015

Wi-Fi workout Too busy to get to the gym? Brian Robinson will come to your home … remotely Spotlight Health Care

Before the clock hits 6 a.m., Brian Robinson already has warmed up the dozens of top executives participating in his cardiovascular exercise program.

Jan 16, 2015

United wants to offer Cuba service from Newark, report says

United Airlines is seeking federal approval to begin offering regularly scheduled direct service to Havana from Newark and Houston, according to a New York Times report.

Jan 16, 2015

New Jersey residents spend how much on interest in a lifetime?

New Jersey makes the cut in another depressing economic study, this time in an interest report by the financial website Credit.com. But whether or not the data shine any real light on the Garden State is another story.

Jan 16, 2015

Horizon BCBSNJ honored for use of technology in long-term care program

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey won a 2015 Digital Edge 25 award, it announced Friday, honored for its use of technology to give achieve competitive success.

Jan 16, 2015

Cooper doctors taking part in emphysema treatment trial

Physicians at Cooper University Health Care in Camden are taking part in a clinical trial to test the effectiveness of a less-invasive treatment for patients with severe emphysema. Cooper announced it is one of about 24 sites participating in U.S. clinical trials of the new emphysema treatment, called “EMPROVE.”

Jan 16, 2015

Jersey City-based shipping company makes changes at the top

Mjolner Shipping LLC, a Jersey City-based commercial vessel manager, announced several changes to its executive leadership Thursday.

Jan 15, 2015

Future of Izod Center still being debated Thursday afternoon

Facing the closure of the Izod Center in North Jersey, public officials and union leaders Thursday packed the offices of the New Jersey Sports & Authority to urge the agency to consider the economic impact and slow the process of shuttering the cash-strapped arena.

Jan 15, 2015

Future Hackensack University Health Network-Seton Hall medical school heralded as ‘game-changer’

On Thursday, Hackensack University Health Network and Seton Hall University formally announced their plans to start the state's first four-year, private medical school on the campus of the former Roche headquarters in Nutley and Clifton.

Jan 15, 2015

Updated Health care industry reacts to news of new medical school

Health care experts statewide welcomed the news that New Jersey is on track to get a new medical schools. Here's what they had to say...

Jan 15, 2015

Former member of Christie administration joins Archer Greiner as partner

The law firm Archer & Greiner announced Thursday that former member of the Christie administration Lori Grifa will join the firm as partner in its Hackensack office.

Jan 14, 2015

Hackensack University Health Network, Seton Hall to create medical school on former Roche campus

Hackensack University Health Network and Seton Hall University will announce Thursday that they have signed a memorandum of understanding to start a private four-year school of medicine to be located on the campus of the former Roche headquarters in North Jersey.