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Rowan University opens new practice fields on West Campus

Rowan University has taken a big step in improving its athletic training facilities with the opening of new athletic practice fields. The facility officially opened on August 26. Football, field hockey, lacrosse and soccer athletes will use the fields and … Continue reading

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Development money goes unsought in Camden, A.C.

When officials unveiled a $74 million, six-story apartment and commercial building in Glassboro earlier this month, they said it was testament to how New Jersey’s economic development assistance is making such ambitious projects possible. The 220 Rowan Boulevard building was … Continue reading

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A.C. housing development building 90 affordable apartments on several blocks

A year after four casinos closed due to widely publicized economic troubles, work crews are quietly building the city’s biggest housing development in several years. Or maybe quiet isn’t quite the right word for all the work going on at … Continue reading

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FAA Tech Center opens new research center

The Federal Aviation Administration dedicated a new research center at the William J. Hughes Technical Center Thursday that could help change the way that airport runaways are built. The new $8 million National Airport Pavement and Materials Research Center and … Continue reading

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Rocky road to Cherry Hill Mall to be smoothed over

Work is under way on Grove Street, and officials are warning motorists about a detour on the major link between the borough and Cherry Hill. The road’s southbound lane is currently shut down between Maple and Hawthorne avenues while road … Continue reading

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Repairs expected to Boardwalk Hall’s West Hall

A section of Boardwalk Hall used for parking, loading tour buses and even housing livestock during prior rodeos is awaiting up to $1.4 million in emergency repairs to a leaky roof. The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority last week approved funding … Continue reading

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SJ Biz names 50 most influential business men and women in S.J.

Marlene Z. Asselta, president of the Southern New Jersey Development Council (SNJDC), was included on SJ Biz magazine’s 50 most influential business men and women in South Jersey. SNJDC is a non-profit organization founded that promotes responsible economic development in … Continue reading

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Work on seawall marks a new era for Atlantic City Inlet

For Inlet residents and businesses here, the seven-decade wait is over. Large cranes stationed along the Boardwalk last week began work on a new seawall to reconnect the South Inlet with the North Inlet for the first time since 1944, … Continue reading

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Egg Harbor Township affordable housing slated at former Clarion site

The former Clarion Hotel and Convention Center on the Black Horse Pike is being transformed into the township’s newest affordable housing complex by contractors for Renewable Jersey at Egg Harbor Township LLC. The Atrium Apartments at Egg Harbor will feature … Continue reading

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New Jersey universities adding ‘college towns’ near campus

Students returning this month to two New Jersey state colleges will find big differences next to campus as developments materialize seeking to add the bustle of traditional college towns. A $74 million building next to Rowan University opened this month, … Continue reading

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