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8 min ago |

River Edge council incumbents to face challenge for seats

Democratic incumbents Councilwoman Kathleen Murphy and Councilman Thomas Papaleo will be challenged by Republican newcomers Daisy Ortiz-Berger and Ian Doris for the open seats.


Related Topix: River Edge, NJ, Jersey City, NJ, Saint Peter's College, Bergen County, NJ

4 hrs ago | The Gloucester County Times

New chancellor of Rutgers-Camden announced by school officials

CAMDEN - Rutgers University President Robert Barchi announced Wednesday that Phoebe A. Haddon will assume the post of chancellor of Rutgers University-Camden on July 1. "Phoebe is a brilliant scholar and gifted administrator with a sophisticated understanding of the strategic issues facing higher education.


Related Topix: African-American

7 hrs ago | CNN

Opinion: The minister and Putin: Good cop, bad cop

Editor's note: Alexander J. Motyl is professor of political science at Rutgers University-Newark.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Columbia University, Vladimir Putin, Prison, Opinion

11 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Editorial: Return of Navy ROTC to Princeton University is welcomed addition

It's nearly impossible to imagine what life was like back in the days of the Vietnam War.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, Opinion

Tue Apr 22, 2014


NEWMusic lessons: University courses on Miley Cyrus and Beyonc take over campus

Those lyrics will resonate with any undergraduate who's ever enjoyed a late night, so perhaps it makes sense that they should study them as well as live by them.


Related Topix: Skidmore College, University of Missouri

Asbury Park Press

Poll: Lukewarm support in N.J. for consolidation of municipal governments

Have efforts to control property taxes also kept the clamor for municipal consolidation to a minimum? The results of a recent Rutgers-Eagleton Poll suggest that, said poll director David Redlawsk.


Daily Kos

Newark Election Preview - Central Ward Councilman

With the municipal elections in Newark, New Jersey's largest city, coming up three weeks from today, I thought it would be great to give a primer to the DK community.


Related Topix: Newark, NJ, Cory Booker, US News, Liberal Political News

VIDEO: Why Does Former Gov. Codey Want Rutgers Athletic Director's Resignation?

Senator Richard Codey has recently been very outspoken calling for the resignation of Rutgers University Athletic Director Julie Hermann, according to My9 .


WKXW-FM Trenton

Will Spring Bring Uptick for NJ Economy? [AUDIO]

It is no secret the brutal winter took a toll on the economy , but business is expected to pick up now that the worst of the harsh weather is over, according to a new survey by the National Association for Business Economics .


Related Topix: Industrial, Download

Courier News

Rutgers football Big Ten opener vs. Penn State set for primetime on Big Ten Network

If there wasn't enough excitement already surrounding Rutgers football's Big Ten debut against its hopeful future rival Penn State, a primetime stage has been entered into the equation for what could be the hottest ticket in program history.


Related Topix: Piscataway, NJ

National Public Radio

What Exactly Is 'High-Quality' Preschool?

Of all 50 states, the one that spends the most money on public preschool is Oklahoma.


Related Topix: Georgetown University, Tulsa, OK, US News, State of the Union, Family, Kids

Mon Apr 21, 2014


Who Is Mark Fields? The Next Ford CEO

A man named " Mark Fields " was just out as probably the next CEO of Ford . But who is he? What's his background? Does he know anything about cars? Does he bring in any outside blood? And what's the deal with the luscious mane that sits atop his head? Here are all your Mark Fields questions, answered.


Related Topix: Ford Taurus, Wagon, Ford, Sedan, Coupe, Ford Mustang, Hatchback, Convertible, Ford Fiesta ST, Paramus, NJ, Mazda, Mazda Miata

Asbury Park Press

Rutgers Master Gardeners Of Monmouth County to hold plant sale

What are the Rutgers Master Gardeners of Monmouth County and what do they do? The mission of the Rutgers Master Gardeners is to provide gardening, pest and horticultural education to the public.


Related Topix: Monmouth County, NJ, Home Gardening, Home, Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Vegetables, Entomology

Rutgers Scarlet Knights

Women's Golf: Scarlet Knights 7th at American Championship

PALM COAST, Fla. Rutgers women's golf is seventh with a 664 total after two rounds at the American Athletic Conference Championship, played Sunday and Monday at Hammock Beach Resort.


Related Topix: Ridgewood, NJ

Ibrahima Diallo signs letter to attend Rutgers

Scarlet Knights coach Eddie Jordan announced the signing of the 6-foot-10 Diallo on Monday.


Related Topix: Winston-Salem, NC, Salem, NC, Raleigh, NC

WKXW-FM Trenton

Thousands Expected to Celebrate 'Rutgers Day' Festival

Rutgers University's annual open house for New Jersey residents will take place on April 26 on the New Brunswick and Piscataway campuses.


Related Topix: New Brunswick, NJ, Piscataway, NJ, Voorhees, NJ

Lincoln Daily News

Study: Flavored cigars appeal to youth

Young people are smoking fewer cigarettes these days, but their cigar use is rising, which may partly be due to the popularity of flavored cigars, according to a new study.


Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health

Asbury Park Press

Seismic study could predict sea level rise

A survey of deep ocean floor sediments off New Jersey this summer could help scientists document the speed of ancient sea level changes -- and better understand how a warming ocean may affect cities and towns along the coast in the coming decades, says the project's chief scientist.


Related Topix: Geology, Science

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Star Tribune

Boomer presence growing in classrooms

The education world is finding profits from the wallets of baby boomers who are lapping up later-in-life classroom opportunities.


Related Topix: Macalester College


Engagement: Charlene Horay & John Hennessy

Charlene is a graduate from Audubon High School and Rutgers University. She graduated with a double bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice and Psychology.


Related Topix: Bensalem, PA, Williamsport, PA