Miracle Dog swims the Hudson River from the Upper West Side to New Jersey

This pooch paddled his way to safety – all the way across the Hudson River! A pup who was separated from his new family and jumped from Upper Manhattan into the Hudson River miraculously made it to New Jersey and was then reunited with his grateful owners early Tuesday morning. The ordeal began Saturday afternoon … Read more

Easterseals New Jersey is appointing three New Jersey business and nonprofit leaders to its Board of Directors

MESSAGES | FEATURES | PREVIEW | EVENTS originally published: 06.12.2022 (EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ) — Easter Seal New Jersey (ENJ), the state’s largest non-profit disability organization, announced three strategic appointments to its board of directors: Lisa Geller, owner and principal consultant of the Geller Consulting Group; Nancy Goguen, former Chair of the Easterseals National Board and … Read more

Review of Murphy’s cabinet nominations at the end of 2022

The number of incumbent members of Gov. Phil Murphy’s cabinet was cut this year, with the state Senate approving four cabinet candidates for full terms. However, two other candidates remain unconfirmed, and a third is likely to be added soon. Two of the nominees confirmed this year, Secretary of State Tahesha Way and Attorney General … Read more

Announcing the winners of the 2023 Corporate Director of the Year Award

general business Leading corporate governance organization honors three individuals and two company directors for exemplary board leadership On December 6, 2022 The New Jersey Chapter of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) today announced the recipients of the 2023 Annual Director of the Year Awards. This event recognizes directors of public, private and not-for-profit … Read more

We have the right. Expand access now.

We have the right. Expand access now. Since the catastrophic overthrow of Roe v. calf, public discourse has rightly focused on abortion rights. All Americans — regardless of what state they call home — should have the right to make their own personal health decisions when it comes to continuing or terminating a pregnancy. But … Read more

Connie Mercer brings her 30 years of “boot knowledge” to the New Jersey Coalition to End Homelessness

Connie Mercer worked for 30 years to end homelessness and help families get back on their feet as the founder and executive director of Lawrence Township-based HomeFront. Now, Mercer is turning her attention to the same issues — but on a statewide basis, as the newly appointed executive director of the Princeton-based New Jersey Coalition … Read more