Textbook Alternative Program on pace to save Rowan students up to $6 million

Rowan University’s Textbook Alternative Program (TAP), which began in 2019 with anticipated savings to students of $120,000, is on pace through 2023 to save as much as $6 million.

The program developed as an initiative of the campus Affordability Task Force, encouraging faculty to move from assigning traditional textbooks to free, online study materials, in a University-wide ...

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Thu, February 02
12:30 PM — 02:00 PM

RWJ Fitness & Wellness Center, James & Sharon Maida Geriatrics Institute, Hamilton

LUNCH & LEARN: Spinal Health & ...

Delicious Grab-and-Go Breakfasts for Busy Mornings

We need to talk about breakfast.

According to a study from the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, nearly one-quarter of Americans skip breakfast daily. It’s understandable! It’s easy to forget or skip it when you’re rushing to work or to drive the kids to school.

But eating breakfast is critical to your health—it’s the meal that kickstarts your ...

Try These Satisfying Winter Salad Recipes

When the produce section starts to look a little wilted in the winter, it’s time to stock up on root vegetables and winter greens! Check out our favorite winter salad recipes for nutrient-packed (and delicious!) seasonal options.

These winter salads make a hearty, healthy side or a fresh, full meal and give you that nutrient boost we often lose when our favorite fruits and veggies ...

JCP&L Encourages Customers to Arrange Payment Plans and Apply for Bill Assistance Programs

Residential customers of Jersey Central Power and Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), who are having difficulty making ends meet are encouraged to contact their utility now to enroll in payment plans or to receive referrals for bill assistance programs.

"Many of our customers continue to face financial challenges brought on by the pandemic and ongoing economic ...

Union Built: Project Labor Agreement Signed for Mercer Airport Terminal Construction

January 27, 2023

MERCER COUNTY, NJ -- The new passenger terminal at the Trenton-Mercer Airport will be union-built under a Project Labor Agreement (PLA) signed on Wednesday between Mercer County Executive Brian M. Hughes and Assemblyman Wayne P. DeAngelo, president of the Mercer/Burlington Counties Building and Construction Trades Council. 

Flanked by members of the regional building trades, ...

Parts of Route 29 to Close for Improvements to Prevent Roadway Flooding

January 20, 2023

TRENTON, NJ -- The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) announced on Friday that portions of Route 29 will be closed in the evening for roadway improvements as part of a project to prevent flooding. 

NJDOT said that Route 29 between Memorial Drive and Calhoun Street in Trenton will be closed beginning on Friday, January 20 at 9:00 p.m ...

Must See TV: Two Hamiltonians Featured in NBC's 'New Amsterdam' Series Finale

January 15, 2023

HAMILTON, NJ -- Whether you watch it live, stream it, or record it, be sure to watch the series finale of NBC drama New Amsterdam to check out two actors who have called Hamilton Township home -- Alejandro Hernandez and Roman Engel. 

Hernandez plays the recurring part of Casey Scott, a nurse, in the medical drama set in one of America's oldest public ...

Good Sports: Rville Police Deliver Pizza to Bordentown Twp. Police for Eagles Game

January 29, 2023

BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ -- A deal is a deal. On Sunday, as the Philadelphia Eagles were about to take the field for the NFC Championship game the Bordentown Township Police officers on duty were treated to pizza courtesy of the Robbinsville Township Police Department (RTPD). 

The neighboring police departments made a friendly wager on the January 21 the NY ...

NJ Man Sentenced to Six Years for Assaulting Officer Sicknick Jan. 6 Capitol Riot

January 29, 2023

WASHINGTON, D.C. - A New Jersey man has been sentenced to six years in prison for assaulting Brian Sicknick, a capitol police officer who fought off rioters on January 6, 2021.

The New Jersey native, Sicknick, 42, died the day after the assault as a result of his injuries. .

Julian Khater, 33 of Somerset, pleaded guilty in September 2022 on two counts of assaulting, resisting, or ...

Time for Hamilton Dog Owners to Get Their 2023 License

January 17, 2023

HAMILTON, NJ -- Hamilton Township families have until the end of February to get their dogs licensed for the coming year. 

According to the Hamilton Township Animal Shelter & Adoption Center, all dogs must be legally licensed. 

Licensing fees in Hamilton are $18 for a spayed or neutered dog; $21 for a non-spayed or non-neutered dog. For Hamilton seniors over the age of 65 ...

World-Renowned Ballerinas to Lead Select Classes for Advanced Summer Intensive

January 25, 2023

PRINCETON BALLET SCHOOL ANNOUNCES SPECIAL GUESTS GILLIAN MURPHY AND UNITY PHELAN FOR 2023 SUMMER INTENSIVE

World-Renowned Ballerinas to Lead Select Classes for Advanced Summer Intensive

PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY - Princeton Ballet School is thrilled to announce that Gillian Murphy, Artistic Associate of American Repertory Ballet and principal dancer with American Ballet Theatre, and ...

Former Temporary Workers Share their Stories of Resiliency and Perseverance After Securing Full-Time Employment After Struggles Finding Work in New Jersey

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Donna Jaxheimer fully commends a New Jersey Staffing Alliance (NJSA) member ...

Meet the News Mercer County Commissioner: Cathleen Lewis

January 29, 2023

MERCER COUNTY, NJ  --  The newest Mercer County Commissioner, Cathleen Lewis, recently took office. As is tradition with the Board, they recently provided background and a Q & A with Lewis

Cathleen Lewis served Lawrence township as a Council Member since 2012, serving as Mayor in 2014 and 2015. She has served on the Lawrence Zoning Board and has been the council liaison to the ...

TAPinto Named a 2023 Top Franchise by Franchise Business Review

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto was recently named a Top Franchise for 2023 by Franchise Business Review. This is the 18th annual ranking of the 200 best franchise opportunities as rated by franchisees.

"TAPinto is honored to be recognized as one of the top 200 franchises in the United States," TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro said. "The fact that this ...