Friday, February 26, 2021

Fast Lane

News from the business community

COVID Forces Changes to Tax Aide Program

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Program will not be offered at any physical sites in Mercer County this year, the group announced.

Management Moves: Princeton Health, Princeton Festival, and More

James Demetriades has been named to replace Barry Rabner as CEO of Penn Medicine Princeton Health.

On the Move: NJAAW, Leases & Acquisitions, and More

The New Jersey Foundation for Aging is new New Jersey Advocates for Aging Well. Trenton Catholic Academy is closing. CBIZ acquires Borden Perlman. And more news from the business community.

New Leaders at Rescue Mission & State Library

Barrett Young is the new CEO of the Rescue Mission of Trenton. Jennifer Nelson takes the helm at the State Library in February.

On the Move: Partnerships, Management Moves, and More

Trenton's EFK Group is working with Ogilvy. Near leaders have been appointed at LALDEF, NRG, and Bioclinica. COVID cases close Amazon fulfillment center in Robbinsville.

On the Move: Rider Murals, Rutgers Clinical Trial, and More

Professional artists collaborated with Rider students on the installation of new murals celebrating diversity. Rutgers is leading a clinical trial on a new therapy for mild or asymptomatic cases of COVID-19. And more.

On the Move: Golf Club, Biden Appointee, and Deaths

Mercer County has acquired Hopewell Valley Golf & Country Club. Princeton University's Cecilia Rouse has been nominated to chair President-elect Joe Biden's Council of Economic Advisors.

Baseball Returns to the Capital City

Weeks after the future of baseball in Trenton was thrown into jeopardy when the New York Yankees announced that they were ending their affiliation with the minor league Trenton Thunder, Major League Baseball has breathed new life into the team.

Trenton’s UIH Family Partners Rebrands As The Father Center

UIH Family Partners, a Trenton-based community organization that provides innovative programs and services to support men in meeting the responsibilities of fatherhood, announced the completion of its rebranding, establishing itself as The Father Center of New Jersey.

On the Move: CDC Guidance, Deaths

The CDC has issued new guidance to employers on how best to manage COVID testing for their employees.

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PSO Conductor Grooves and Streams Online

Nell Flanders, Princeton Symphony Orchestra’s new assistant conductor, sets the tempo for reaching future music lovers.

The Fall of Icarus