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Saint Peter's Fights Against Fatal Cardiac Arrests on the Playing Field

February 16, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - On a particular Tuesday evening, Jim Fisher stood in front of a group of coaches and doctors at the newly ​-​ renovated, start-of-the-art simulation center at Saint Peter’s University Hospital in New Brunswick.

Jim’s son, Sean, died in Aug ​just​ 2008, as a result of an undetected heart defect. He was just about to turn 13. The two and their family are ...

East Brunswick Business Owner Sues to Stop New Hotel Going Up in New Brunswick

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -The owners of an East Brunswick hotel are suing to halt the construction of another such establishment a few miles away in New Brunswick.

Shan & Dylan LLC, who own a Comfort Suites just off Route 18, filed suit in an effort to press the New Brunswick Planning Board to rescind its approval of the four-story hotel, which ​was issued in November.

That proposal calls for ...

Mayor Cohen Meets with Murphy, Rios at Mayors' Roundtable

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Middlesex County Freeholder Director Ronald G. Rios welcomed New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy to the Heldrich Hotel in New Brunswick on Feb. 14, as the Governor hosted mayors from throughout the County for a roundtable discussion on critical issues facing the County’s towns and residents.  East Brunswick Mayor Brad Cohen was there, asking questions about ...

Middlesex County: Free Online Learning Platform Puts 4,500 Courses at Residents’ Fingertips

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - More affordable learning and skill-building is now available at home via computer here in East Brunswick and throughout Middlesex County.  All county residents can take classes, train for new job opportunities and even prepare for various career certifications all for free and all from home with the introduction of SkillUp Middlesex.

“SkillUp Middlesex is an ...

Vets4Warriors Gives Struggling Veterans a Lifeline

Fatima Aguilar’s first day on the job at Vets4Warriors was anything but normal. A military veteran who’s currently enlisted as a Second Lieutenant with the New Jersey National Guard, she found herself in a potential suicide crisis situation as soon as she hit the phones.

“I started around three and a half years ago on the overnight shift, and my very first call was a US ...

Rutgers ​Receives Historic $15​ Million​ Gift for New Athletic Facilities, 2030 Master Plan

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers Athletics ​march toward having athletic facilities comparable with other Big 10 schools received a stunning boost: a record $15 million donation to support the services of 700 student​ athletes,

​.The money is being earmarked towards the Gary and Barbara Rodkin Center for Academic Success, named after the two donors of the same names, near High Point Solutions ...

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