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 ...

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 ...

Hudson County Board of Commissioners Opposes Helicopter Flight Plan

February 1, 2023

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - Hudson County’s Board of Commissioners have stepped into the battle against hovering helicopters over Liberty State Park, approving a resolution strongly opposing new flight plans over the park.

Late last year, the Federal Aviation Administration and National Park Service put forth a plan that would set limits on flights hovering over or near historic monuments such ...

Hudson County Commissioners Approve $400K for Home Health Care Programs

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - The Hudson County Board of Commissioners approved a 12-month $400,000 for Bayada Home Health Care, Inc. and Visiting Homemaker Service of Hudson County for certified home health care services.  

The program, officials said, will provide home health care services, including basic personal care, hygiene, grooming services, meal preparation, laundering, ...

Hudson County Officials to Raise Pan African Flag

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - Hudson County Executive Thomas A. DeGise and the Board of Commissioners kick off Black History Month with a Pan-African Flag Raising Ceremony at the Justice William J. Brennan Courthouse on Wednesday, February 1 at 5:00 p.m.

According to Board of Commissioners Chairman Anthony Vainieri he and his colleagues are committed to educating Hudson County residents about the ...

New Jersey Man Sentenced to Six Years for Assault of Police Office During 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, who has been in custody since March 14, 2021, pleaded guilty in September 2022 ...

Love You to the Moon and Back. Astronaut Buzz Aldrin Remarries at 93

MONTCLAIR, NJ - US astronaut Buzz Aldrin tied the knot for a fourth time on Friday.

Aldrin, a New Jersey native, is best known for his venture to the moon on the Apollo 11 space mission in 1969 with Neil Armstrong.  Aldrin was one of the first two humans to set foot on the moon.

"On my 93rd birthday, and the day I will also be honored by 'Living Legends of ...

Hudson County Community College Awarded $2.2 Million for Technology Initiative in New Academic Tower

When Hudson County Community College (HCCC) began planning the new 11-story, 153,186 square-foot Academic Tower facility that will soon begin rising in the Journal Square section of Jersey City, technology to provide expanded learning opportunities for more students was high on the list of priorities. 

“During the COVID-19 pandemic, we made a significant investment in ...

Hudson County Students Invited to Become Sustainability Ambassadors

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - The Hudson County Improvement Authority’s Sustainability Ambassadors Program, an effort to teach high school students about environmental sustainability through education and volunteer work, ultimately helping them engage productively to make a difference in their communities, is set to begin accepting applications.

Spearheaded by the HCIA in partnership with Hudson ...

STEM Student and Prof. Alfredo Castro to Attend Statewide Research Symposium

RUTHERFORD, NJ - For the eighth consecutive year, Felician University is honored to be represented by an outstanding undergraduate STEM student at the Independent Colleges and Universities of New Jersey Undergraduate Research Symposium. Brianna Manning, along with her faculty advisor Dr. Alfredo Castro, will attend the Research Symposium in March 2023, where Manning will be recognized as a ...

2023 Felician Autism Collaboration in Teaching (FACT) Conference

RUTHERFORD, NJ - Felician University announced the third bi-annual Felician Autism Collaboration in Teaching (FACT) Conference on March 24, 2023. The all-day conference includes three keynote speakers – Paul Aronsohn, New Jersey Ombudsman for Individuals with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities; Dr. Nasiah Cirincione-Ulezi, Founder and CEO of ULEZI, LLC, an international ...

Dr. Anthony Scardino Publishes in “Business Technology Through Advancement”

RUTHERFORD, NJ - Following the mass digitization of the workforce during the COVID-19 pandemic, professional structures and leadership continue to evolve in unprecedented ways. For a post-pandemic generation, online leadership is a crucial professional issue.

At Felician University, Dr. Anthony J. Scardino, Associate Dean and Professor, is at the forefront of understanding the evolution ...

SGA Partners with Aunt Flow to Combat Period Poverty in the United States

RUTHERFORD, NJ - Felician University’s Student Government Association is taking the next step in promoting gender equality on campus in its new partnership with the Aunt Flow Initiative. In collaboration with Aunt Flow, Felician University will be providing students with free period products beginning in January 2023. As of January 10, dispensers stocked with free cotton menstrual pads ...

bergenPAC Launches a High School Musical Awards Show

January 30, 2023

Monday, May 22 at 7 p.m. at bergenPAC

Englewood, NJ - Move over Tonys, a new award show is taking center stage this Spring. The inaugural bergenPAC High School Musical Awards will celebrate outstanding performances from schools across the region.

“At bergenPAC we want to celebrate the achievements and accomplishments of all students in the northern New Jersey region,” ...

Sara Evans: Copy That Tour Comes to bergenPAC Feb 25

Sara Evans: Copy That Tour comes to the bergenPAC on February 25, 2023 @ 8PM
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Multi-platinum entertainer SARA EVANS is at the top of her game.

As the fifth most-played female artist at country radio in nearly the last two decades — her five No. 1 singles include “No Place That Far,” “Suds In The Bucket, “A Real Fine Place To ...

Paddington Gets in a Jam - Two Performances at the bergenPAC on Feb 19

Paddington Gets in a Jam - Two Performances on February 19: 1:00pm and 4:00pm

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Watch Paddington, the famous, accident-prone bear, as he makes his stage debut in this fun filled comedy. Paddington is making his favorite marmalade jam with the help of the Brown’s housekeeper ...

Jan. 27: “Jersey City Connects” Board Game Night at Mission 50 in Hoboken

HOBOKEN, NJ - Social club Jersey City Connects invites board game enthusiasts to enjoy an evening of connection and friendly competition at its “Board Game Night” event on Friday, January 27, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Hosted by Mission 50, Northern New Jersey’s leading coworking space, the event will be held in The Parlor, the newly renovated penthouse space at Mission 50, 50 ...

Marie Osmond at the bergenPAC - Feb 18

Marie Osmond comes to the bergenPAC for one show on February 18, 2023 @ 8PM
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Marie Osmond has spent over six iconic decades in the entertainment business performing as a successful singer, television performer and talk show host, dancer, actor, author, entrepreneur, and public speaker. She has continued to maintain relevance, remaining an instantly ...

bergenPAC Presents The Rascals’ Felix & Gene and RAIN – A Tribute to the Beatles

On Sale Friday, Jan. 27, 2023 at 11AM

bergenPAC Presents The Rascals’ Felix & Gene and RAIN – A Tribute to the Beatles

(Englewood, New Jersey-Jan. 24, 2023) bergenPAC announces new shows coming to its recently renovated theater: The Rascals Featuring Felix Cavaliere & Gene Cornish: Time Peace Tour on Thursday, April 6, 2023 at 8 p.m. and RAIN - A Tribute to the ...

Upcoming Events


Thu, February 02
07:00 PM — 08:30 PM

DeBaun Performing Arts Center, Hoboken

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Blue Foundry Bank, Jersey City

Blue Foundry Bank Career Open House