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September 25, 2022

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The construction of a five-story, 137,000-square-foot cancer center at Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center (CBMC) in Livingston is now underway following a groundbreaking ceremony held at the site of the $225-million project on Tuesday night. The freestanding outpatient facility, ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Students from New Brunswick High School gained valuable experience in engineering, computer science and analytics thanks to a two-week mentorship this summer with CGI.  Hosted in August at CGI’s newly-opened office in New Brunswick, students received hands-on experience in ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Magyar Bank, a New Brunswick-based community bank that has been serving Central New Jersey since 1922, has been recognized as the 2022 Corporate Hunger Hero by REPLENISH and Feeding Middlesex County. The bank, which was recognized for its volunteerism, food drive efforts and ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The Golden Rail, a popular hangout where generations of Rutgers students knocked back dollar drafts and partied the night away, is reopening. The pub at 66 Easton Ave. will likely begin with a soft opening in early September with some family, friends and potential investors, ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – A Middlesex County couple’s divorce was this close to legally terminating their marriage when the husband suddenly passed away. His death resulted in his $650,000 estate being awarded to the very woman he was embroiled with in divorce proceedings.  This turn of events so ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ  –  Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital’s Robotic Surgical Services Team recently performed its first robotic surgery case at the hospital’s outpatient Ambulatory Surgical Pavilion (ASP) using the DaVinci X robot — the latest generation of the technology.   Robotic ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Ana Herrera dreams of one day serving up savory snacks and sweet desserts from her own food truck. Maria Bravo shares a similar dream, if not palate. So, she has been focused on the finer points of being a business owner, such as licenses and insurance. Making these sweet ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The city’s two major hospitals are abandoning their plans to merge after the Federal Trade Commission moved to block the deal. RWJBarnabas Health and Saint Peter’s Healthcare System, with hospitals less than one mile apart, issued a statement today, June 14, stating the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has filed a lawsuit in federal court seeking to block the merger of the city’s two hospitals, saying it would be a poison pill for patients of Middlesex County. The consumer watchdog entity has also filed an administrative complaint to block ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Vinnie Brand has kept ’em laughing as the owner of The Stress Factory since 1994, but the increased foot traffic he has recently noticed around City Center is no joke. “I’ve been in town for a long time and I’ve never seen this kind of activity before this late in the ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ – Former Rutgers defensive tackle Eric LeGrand is tackling his newest challenge with today’s grand opening of LeGrand Coffee House on Green Street, near the town’s commuter train station. Expected to attend the 11 am ribbon cutting are Gov Phil Murphy and his wife Tammy, Mayor ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ – Of all the Saturday ribbon-cuttings in all the towns in all of New Jersey, they walk into mine. That had to be the thinking of Eric LeGrand, as he watched a steady stream of the state’s political elite and Rutgers powerhouses stop into the LeGrand Coffee House on May 14 to join ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – A $665 million development project envisioned as a place where innovations are hatched, developed and brought to market to benefit people across the planet will have an Irish accent. Atlantic Technological University (ATU), one of Ireland’s largest multi-campus universities ...

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(Editor's Note: This article is part of a series being published by TAPinto to provide Middlesex County residents with information on and about the services provided by the Office of the Surrogate. The next article will focus on 'Guardianship of an Adult Incapacitated Person.') MIDDLESEX, NJ ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, N J -– Comcast opened a new Xfinity Retail Store on Route 18 in East Brunswick today, and all hands were on deck to see the new business on Route 18. The new store replaces the original Brunswick Square Mall location, which served as the first Middlesex County facility when it ...

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WAYNE, NJ – Medical technology leader Getinge has expanded operations in New Jersey with the launch of a new Experience Center in Wayne that will support its sales and service operations in North America. The company already has its U.S. headquarters and extensive manufacturing facilities here, and ...

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SOUTH AMBOY, NJ — For more than 20 years, South Amboy has been working to establish regular commuter ferry service from the city to Manhattan.  On September 13, the North Jersey Transportation Authority gave the city funding authorization to move forward with their long-anticipated project. This ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Jonathan Diaz came all the way from Avenel to comb through the rows of brushes along one aisle at Beauty Plus. “I come here because of the prices and the selection,” he said one morning last week. “I will miss this place.” It’s been a sad time for Diaz and the other ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – A new tenant will be traveling some 5,000 miles to take up resident in the New Jersey Innovation and Technology Hub. Tel Aviv University will have a presence at the 550,000-square-foot, $665 million project in downtown New Brunswick after the Israeli school and Rutgers signed ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - George Street Camera is a throwback, and not just because it services photo fanatics who eschew these new-fangled DSLRs and, gulp, cell phone cameras. The shop at 344 George Street also harkens to a time before shoppers logged onto multinational ecommerce sites or opted for ...

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TRENTON - There was no shortage of pressing topics at the Food Council Committee for Good Government’s (FCCfGG ) 47th Annual Good Government Presentation held October 21 on a virtual platform.  Lawmakers and food industry leaders discussed key consumer and business issues and honored industry ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Demand for retail cannabis licenses in the city exceeds the supply, and New Brunswick is in the process of weeding through the applications now that the deadline to submit one has passed. There were seven applications seeking the only cannabis license for New Brunswick’s ...

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RARITAN BAY, NJ – Cybersecurity Awareness Month (October 2021 #BeCyberSmart) raises awareness about the importance of cybersecurity across America, ensuring that everyone has the resources needed to be safer and more secure online. In promoting Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Prove, the modern ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — Bob’s Discount Furniture held a ribbon cutting ceremony and tour of its new distribution center at 150 Old New Brunswick Road in Piscataway last week. “Our distribution centers, and the teams that work within them, manage every aspect of how we get our product into Bob’s ...

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