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New banners are unfurled during a Rutgers ceremony to mark Rutgers University's takeover of most of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Patti Sapone/ The Star-Ledger
PISCATAWAY — Gov. Chris Christie and higher education leaders celebrated the merger of Rutgers University and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey today at a ceremony in Piscataway where they marked the debut of the “new Rutgers.”…
Businesses and residents reeling in aftermath of tornadoes, floods
There were a dozen or so injuries reported around the Bensalem area after the tornadoes. Hopewell Township in Mercer County was also among the hardest hit in N.J.
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Camden City School District offers Pfizer shots to students
The district joins others in the region in getting vaccine doses to eligible students ahead of schools reopening for in-person learning.
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After years of debate, New Jersey agrees to new solar incentives
New Jersey Board of Public Utilities President Joseph Fiordaliso said the new program will help advance the Murphy administration’s goal of 100% clean energy by mid-century.
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