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Large-scale research project focuses on horse-human bond for veterans with PTSD; therapy will be...

The Equine Science Center has announced its fundraising initiative kickoff for a large-scale research project focusing on Equine Assisted Activities & Therapies (EAAT) for...

A message from the County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey

The images of George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis are deeply disturbing. Mr. Floyd’s death is being investigated not only by the Hennepin County Attorney’s...

Nominate those who dedicate themselves to people with disabilities for one of two awards

The Community Health Law Project (CHLP) has extended the deadline for nominations of candidates for the Ann Klein Advocate Awards and Mike Lione Accessibility...

Princeton Festival to launch online ‘Virtually Yours’ free events every day in June

The Princeton Festival has announced “Virtually Yours,” a free online festival of live and recorded performances of instrumental and vocal music, musical theater, opera...

High school athletic association adds COVID-19 sports task force

The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) has established the COVID-19 Sports Advisory Task Force, a group of athletic directors from across the...

LOOSE ENDS 5/29: Princeton artist Ryan Stark Lilienthal

By Pam Hersh In the current phase of social isolation life, I became particularly nostalgic for social mingling, when I walked past Small World (the...

Opinion: A season of loss, from COVID-19 to the ‘virus’ of racism

This has been a season of expectations and loss. Only because I am an optimist and I have very good friends who give me cause...
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Annual HiTOPS Trans Youth Forum will go virtual on June 6

The sixth annual HiTOPs Trans Youth Forum returns virtually for trans and nonbinary youth on June 6. According to HiTOPs, the forum created by trans...
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Hillsborough named Healthy Town based on health screenings, community education

Hillsborough has been recognized by the Mayors Wellness Campaign (MWC) as a “Healthy Town” for 2019. “Earlier this year, I announced that Hillsborough Township was...

Hillsborough Opioid Task Force to hold inaugural meeting in June

The mayor of Hillsborough has kept his word, developing an opioid team in the township as promised at the beginning of the year. “During my...

Hillsborough Business Resource Forum to be held virtually on May 29

The first virtual Hillsborough Business Resource Forum will be held from 2-2:45 p.m. May 29, covering business support services available during the COVID-19 pandemic. Navigating...
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Sourland Mountain Spirits triples staff to increase production of hand sanitizer

Sourland Mountain Spirits (SMS) has increased production of hand sanitizer to provide more personal protection against COVID-19 as businesses throughout the state gradually reopen. In...
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NJSIAA begins to plan for students’ return to high school sports in New Jersey

By Mary Liz Ivins In my decades as an educator and school administrator, I’m hard pressed to find a situation as challenging as what we...

Former Merck official talks about potential COVID-19 vaccines

The former president of the Merck Vaccine Division of Merck & Co. believes that despite ramped-up efforts to develop a vaccine against COVID-19, scientists...
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Siblings raise money for Embrace Kids Foundation to help children during coronavirus pandemic

HILLSBOROUGH - For Hillsborough High School students Ethan and Ella Wolkofsky, helping support the Embrace Kids Foundation is something their family has done in...

Green investments critical to strong economy

By Michele S. Byers The coronavirus hit hard, infecting more than 1.5 million residents in the United States and triggering the worst economic crisis since...
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Nominate a Purple Heart hero for national recognition

The National Purple Heart Honor Mission is opening the nomination process for its 2021 Purple Heart Patriot Project. This multi-day salute to service will bring together Purple...
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S.T.A.R.T. bulldozes barriers to recovery for New Jersey’s pregnant and parenting

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Center for Great Expectations has increased access to mental health and recovery services in two of its...
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