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Speaker Coughlin, Wimberly & Sumter Tour CUMAC, Highlight Innovative Approach of Frontline Food Justice Organization

May 20, 2022

PATERSON, NJ - New Jersey General Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin was in Paterson Friday to tour Center of United Methodist Aid to the Community (CUMAC).

Coughlin, who has led a stronger legislative focus to combat hunger in the state and encouraged cross-sector partnerships, innovations, and policies to improve food assistance, was joined by Assembly members Benjie Wimberly and ...

Riverview Medical Care Opens In Paterson

PATERSON, NJ – Mayor Andre Sayegh joined Rabbi Abe Friedman on Wednesday to cut the ribbon on a new local health care facility.

Riverview Medical Care provides quick, affordable, and easy access to medical care and will serve the more vulnerable communities in Paterson, organizers said. 

“Medical care should be accessible, equitable and affordable,” Sayegh said.

Paterson Opioid Response Team Places Social Workers At St. Joseph's Emergency Department

PATERSON, NJ – Mayor Andre Sayegh and Paterson’s Opioid Response Team (ORT) announced on Monday that it has partnered with St. Joseph’s Health to place two ORT Social Workers in the Emergency Department.

The two social workers will be available during the times when data shows an influx of individuals seeking recovery and support. As of 2020-2021, the number of ...

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Bergen New Bridge Medical Center Signs with Guardian Research Network® to Help Change How Healthcare is Delivered

May 17, 2022

PARAMUS, NJ – Guardian Research Network Inc. (GRN) announced that Bergen New Bridge Medical Center, New Jersey’s largest hospital and a clinical affiliate of Rutgers University Medical School, has joined its nationwide healthcare system research network. As not-for-profits, both entities come together to bring healthcare innovation to local communities and enhance patient diversity in ...

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Minority Coaches Ask for 9 Minutes 29 Seconds of Your Time

May 27, 2022

On May 25, 2020, for 9 minutes and 29 seconds, Derek Chauvin senselessly killed George Floyd. This murder coincided with the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.

It was a dark time for America with an unknown virus that would kill over one million people in America and three million people worldwide. Unfortunately, racism continues to cause generational trauma in America due to skin ...

Felician University Celebrates 2022 Commencement

RUTHERFORD, NJ - On Saturday, Felician University celebrated the 2022 Commencement in a very big way, with over 3,000 attendees at The Rink at American Dream – a first for the University.

The commencement exercises conferred degrees for over 600 graduates from the School of Arts and Sciences, Business and Information Sciences, Education, and Nursing.  The degrees included ...

21 Arrested in 'Operation Risky Business' Sweep of Child Predators

May 28, 2022

TRENTON, NJ -- A multi-agency undercover operation targeting individuals who are accused of using social media to attempt to lure underage girls and boys for sexual activity has resulted in the arrests of 21 accused child predators in Mercer County.

New Jersey Acting Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin and Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri announced the arrests ...

New Jersey Warns of Price Gouging During Nationwide Baby Formula Shortage

NEWARK, NJ —New Jersey's Acting Attorney General and the Division of Community Affairs (DCA) are warning customers and merchants statewide about price gouging and any fraud dealing with the sale of baby formula in New Jersey.

“The current baby formula shortage may have scammers and unscrupulous vendors coming out of the woodwork to take advantage of parents at a vulnerable ...

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The Men of Lambda Upsilon Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. participated in the annual Friends of Benjie E. Wimberly Bowling Night of Fun.

May 16, 2022

PATERSON, NJ – The Men of Lambda Upsilon Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. participated in the annual Friends of Benjie E. Wimberly Bowling Night of Fun, an annual event that is well-supported by local civic groups including many Divine 9 organizations.   

Participants in the event enjoyed a night of fellowship, fun and music, attendees said.  

As part ...

Bergen New Bridge Medical Center Signs with Guardian Research Network® to Help Change How Healthcare is Delivered

May 17, 2022

PARAMUS, NJ – Guardian Research Network Inc. (GRN) announced that Bergen New Bridge Medical Center, New Jersey’s largest hospital and a clinical affiliate of Rutgers University Medical School, has joined its nationwide healthcare system research network. As not-for-profits, both entities come together to bring healthcare innovation to local communities and enhance patient diversity in ...