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$22,000 in Scholarships Awarded at Labor Day Ceremony

Twenty-two scholarships of $1,000 each were awarded to students during the 120th annual Peter J. McGuire Labor Day Observance on Friday in Collingswood.


Related Topix: Collingswood, NJ, Camden County, NJ, Gloucester County, NJ, Rowan University, Camden, NJ

3 hrs ago | SFGate

AJMC Series Finds Positive Spin-offs for Cancer Care From New Jersey's Higher Education Overhaul

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.


Related Topix: Oncology, Medicine, 2012, Gliese Games, Video Games, New Brunswick, NJ, Rowan University, Camden, NJ

7 hrs ago | Big News

Woman with 3 part-time jobs dies napping in car

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Related Topix: Newark, NJ

10 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Global Unrest Forces Colleges to Rethink Overseas Programs

New York University suspended its coursework in Ghana. Rutgers University postponed a dance program in Israel.


Related Topix: New York University, Iowa State University

Fri Aug 29, 2014

News Max

Chris Christie on Presidential Run: 'I'm Thinking About It'

New Jersey Republican Gov. Chris Christie, whose Bridgegate scandal seemed to derail his presidential aspirations, hasn't shut the door on a possible White House run.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Chris Christie, US Governors, US News, Seaside Heights, NJ, US Politics, Barack Obama

Middlesboro Daily News

Does your job pay enough?

As Americans get ready to celebrate Labor Day, one question many workers may be asking themselves is are they getting paid enough for their labors? Even though the recession of a few years ago has ended, those who have jobs are working fewer hours for less money than they once were.


Related Topix: Kentucky, Mortgage, Personal Finance

The Jersey Journal

Newark mayor taps Rutgers alum to lead Brick City Development Corp.

NEWARK - Newark Mayor Ras Baraka has tapped Rutgers alum and former Baltimore mayoral candidate Otis Rolley to run the Brick City Development Corporation.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Bill Cosby

Crooks and Liars

Just Another Hamster On The Employment Wheel

"This sounds like someone who tried desperately to work and make ends meet, and met with a tragic accident," Elizabeth police Lt.


Related Topix: New Jersey, US News, Liberal Political News

Asbury Park Press

Christie at Seaside, Jenkinson's for Labor Day kickoff

Christie at Seaside, Jenkinson's for Labor Day kickoff College football's underway, with a solid Rutgers win on the West Coast, no less.


Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Frank Pallone, US Politics, Chris Christie, US Governors, Seaside Heights, NJ, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ, Collingswood, NJ


Most Americans Pessimistic About Personal Growth: Survey

WASHINGTON: Despite sustained job growth and better employment opportunities at lower levels post-Great Recession, most Americans still think the US economy has undergone a permanent change for the worse.


On the Banks

Rutgers survives WSU, 41-38

The secondary wasn't quite as dominant as we remember, as Connor Halliday threw for over half a thousand yards in a loss against Rutgers.


Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Sports, Rutgers, State Univ of New Jersey NCAA

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Deseret News

Doug Robinson: Kevin Dustin's newest job: Don't mess it up

Incoming Salt Lake Community College Athletic Director Kevin Dustin poses for a portrait in the Lifetime Activities Building at Salt Lake Community College, Friday, Aug. 8, 2014.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, College, Doug Robinson, Jazz, Garden City, UT

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Business Highlights

Imagine using your phone to snap a photo of the cool pair of sunglasses your friend is wearing and instantly receiving a slew of information about the shades along with a link to order them.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, iPhone, Steve Jobs, Ipad, Science / Technology

Courier News

Rutgers: PSE&G is economic engine for stateRutgers: PSE&G is economic ...

Rutgers: PSE&G is economic engine for state Transmission upgrades responsible for creating 6,000 to 8,900 jobs annually through 2021 Check out this story on In 2013, the PSE&G substation in Somerville received many upgrades, including the replacement and elevation of transformers to prevent future ... (more)


Related Topix: New Jersey


11 Schools Taking Real Steps To Start Fixing The College Rape Crisis

College students across the country are heading back to campus this week for the start of the fall semester - and the return of college classes signals a renewed focus on sexual assault prevention, which dominated headlines last spring after the White House formed a task force to address the issue.


Related Topix: Activism, Doane College, Elon University, George Washington University, Le Moyne College

Christie keeps high profile as bridge-closing inquiries advance

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, right, speaks on behalf of Republican candidate for Arkansas governor Asa Hutchinson, left, at Lindsey's Barbecue in North Little Rock, Ark., Aug. 27. TRENTON, New Jersey - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's schedule is packed with travel, from fundraising events for fellow Republicans around the U.S. to trade meetings ... (more)


Related Topix: New Jersey, Chris Christie, US Governors, US News, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Andrew Cuomo

Courier News

Student achievers from Middlesex and Union countiesStudent achievers...

Student achiever news from Central Jersey, including scholarship winners, dean's list recognitions, graduation announceme nts and summer research programs Student achievers from Middlesex and Union counties Student achiever news from Central Jersey, including scholarship winners, dean's list recognitions, graduation announceme nts and summer ... (more)


Related Topix: Augusta, GA, Columbia County, GA

The Jersey Journal

Game day links: Previewing Rutgers' opener vs. Washington State

Rutgers football game-day is here, and the good news is the Scarlet Knights' opener against Washington State will have no television restrictions.


Town Topics

"First Capital Princeton" Tour Explores Town's Historic Role

Most Princetonians with only a passing knowledge of American history know about the importance of the Battle of Princeton in the Revolutionary War.


Related Topix: Princeton, NJ

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Survey: Americans' pessimism on economy has grown

Americans are more anxious about the economy now than they were right after the Great Recession ended despite stock market gains, falling unemployment and growth moving closer to full health.


Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance