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Governor Phil Murphy Announces Tax Incentives For High-Tech Startups

The recently opened Princeton Innovation Center Biolabs in Forrestal Center served as a backdrop on July 25 as Governor Phil Murphy announced a new set of tax incentives to benefit the incubator and the high-tech startups that make their home there.

Management Moves: Rider, Princeton Universities

Former Pennsylvania governor Mark Schweiker has been appointed executive in residence of Rider University’s Department of Political Science, where he will give talks on homeland security issues.


Death notices published in the August 15, 2018 U.S. 1 Newspaper.


Pieter Dirk Herman Dumpel, 71, on July 31. He worked for McGraw Hill for 29 years before his retirement.

New at Newgrange

The Newgrange School of Princeton, a network of schools for special needs students, has appointed Tim Viands to head of schools and executive director.

Carrier Clinic, Hackensack Meridian to Merge

The Carrier Clinic, an addiction treatment center in Belle Mead, is merging with Hackensack Meridian Health, a network that operates 16 hospitals in New Jersey.

Princeton University Sues to Stop Termination of DACA

On August 3 a federal judge ruled that the Trump administration cannot eliminate DACA, the program that has allowed young immigrants to stay in the country without being deported....

Trenton-Mercer Sees 30 Percent Increase in Passengers

According to an FAA report, Trenton-Mercer airport saw a 30 percent increase in customers between 2016 and 2017.

Edison Partners Invests $9 million in Bento for Business

Edison Partners, the growth equity investment firm, has invested $9 million in Chicago-based Bento for Business, business-to-business financial management company.


Titusville artist Norma Jean DeVico was recognized for both her landscapes and for works dealing with her long term cancer and was involved with numerous area exhibitions.

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Artist’s Travel Journals Reveal Images, Words, and Trends

For many, a personal journal is just that — personal, often kept in a discrete place such as the bottom of a drawer. Mikel Cirkus, on the other hand, wants to celebrate his journals with the world.