Sunday, August 9, 2020

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News from the business community

On the Move: Cannabis Research, Rider Lawsuits, Deaths

Health and public policy experts who support the benefits of medicinal cannabis and the need for objective research have joined together to create the Cannabis Education and Research Institute, a non-profit organization.

Management Moves: GS1 US, PCDI

GS1 US hired a VP for blockchain, and Princeton Child Development Institute has a new leadership team.

Warehouse to Replace Shoppes at Hamilton

If a developer has his way, the Shoppes at Hamilton, a retail complex on Route 130, will cease to exist just shy of its 11th birthday, to be replaced by a large warehouse facility.

Deaths: Freeman Dyson Dies at 96 & More

Freeman J. Dyson, theoretical physicist and writer, died on February 28 in Princeton at the age of 96.

Princeton University Prepares for Coronavirus

Princeton University has placed restrictions on travel, and administrators are preparing for the arrival of coronavirus on campus.

Pharma Updates: Oncosec Grows, CytoSorbents Takes on Coronavirus

Oncosec has two new strategic partnerships, and Cytosorbents is taking its technology to China.

On the Move: Hughes Update, Deaths

The new developers of the Howard Hughes tract in West Windsor have said they do not plan for any housing at the site.

Audio Directions Wins TechLaunch BullPen Prize

A Hopewell-based company, Audio Directions, is producing devices intended to remedy the problem of hearing aids that amplify background noise in addition to conversation.

On the Move: NJHA, Trac, Chamber, and Deaths

Two new studies released by the New Jersey Hospital Association say hospitals are economic anchors of their communities.

From CEO to Wife Killer — to Snake Oil Salesman?

Jonathan Nyce, infamous for the 2004 killing of his wife, is again on the wrong side of the law, this time for allegedly selling fake dog cancer drugs.

Trending Stories

The Fall of Icarus

You don’t expect to find insights into our troubled times from the Flemish Old Masters. But on a recent trip to Brussels I found myself wandering into the Royal Museum of Fine Arts.