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2014-10-14 12:29:23

NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crunch, the health club chain best known for making serious fitness fun through unique programming and cutting-edge training, announces the opening of its newest franchise location at Fischer Plaza, 1001 Fischer Blvd., Toms River, NJ 08753. Crunch Toms River will bring its 'No Judgments' philosophy and fusion of fitness meets entertainment to the already health conscious and active coastal community in Ocean County, NJ....

2014-10-14 08:40:08

Brings total number of patents granted in 2014 to 20 HOLMDEL, N.J., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vonage Holdings Corp. (NYSE: VG), a leading provider of communication services connecting consumers and businesses through cloud-connected devices worldwide, today announced that it was granted six new patents by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Vonage has now been granted 20 U.S. patents in 2014, exceeding the 18 patents granted in 2013. The Company owns 57 U.S. patents and has...

2014-10-14 08:37:31

Bat Blue Networks announced the formation of its corporate Advisory Board with three industry luminaries as its founding members. CLIFTON, N.J., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bat Blue Networks, www.batblue.com, announced the formation of its Advisory Board with three industry luminaries as its founding members. Bat Blue Networks, a next generation security in the cloud company, welcomes Dr. Hossein Eslambolchi, Steve Katz and Larry Blakeman, as founding members to its advisory board....

2014-10-14 08:27:50

High School And College Students Will Vie For A Summer Internship With Sony Pictures Classics RED BANK, N.J., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PROJECT FX, the Count Basie Theatre's statewide student film competition presented by Bank Of America, is live at www.projectFXbasie.com. Starting now, students enrolled at any New Jersey high school or college can visit the site to learn about entering the competition, with an internship with Sony Pictures Classics at stake as the contest's...

2014-10-13 23:02:59

A $5.7 million National Institutes of Health grant will support research by scientists from Rutgers and Roswell Park Cancer Institute on the impact of health factors such as obesity, diabetes and hypertension among African-American women with breast cancer. Buffalo, NY, and New Brunswick, NJ (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 A $5.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (R01CA185623) will help investigators at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Rutgers School of Public Health...

2014-10-13 12:29:52

- Leading cloud-based talent acquisition software provider invites local HR professionals to attend a Lunch & Learn event in Parsippany, New Jersey - MATAWAN, N.J., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iCIMS, Inc., a leading provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) talent acquisition software solutions for growing businesses, announces a stop on the Lunch & Learn Series in Parsippany, New Jersey. Recruiting professionals are welcome to register now for the intimate luncheon event,...

2014-10-13 12:26:32

Recognizing unique patient needs on Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day, mbcInfoCenter.com offers important metastatic breast cancer resources in one convenient place WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Understanding the burden of metastatic breast cancer (MBC), and the toll it takes on patients and their loved ones, Eisai Inc. announced today the launch of mbcInfoCenter.com, a new online portal designed to provide important resources that may help women with MBC manage...

2014-10-13 12:26:21

EWING, N.J., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Over 35 million Americans who grew up in the free spirited '60s and '70s are finding their sex lives challenged. Whether they are in long term relationships or rediscovering midlife dating, most women over 50 are dealing with vaginal dryness, a common symptom of menopause. Fortunately, baby boomers are finding non-hormonal solutions to help maintain a healthy sex life. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click...

2014-10-13 08:26:39

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. and SAN DIEGO, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc. and Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) announced today that data from the Phase 3 clinical trial program for BELVIQ® (lorcaserin HCl) CIV will be presented at the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) Annual Meeting taking place October 12-15, 2014, in Austin, Texas. BELVIQ is a serotonin 2C receptor agonist approved in the United States as an adjunct to a reduced-calorie diet and increased physical...

2014-10-13 08:26:31

-- First New Fixed Combination Targeting Two Critical Pathways Involved in CINV -- LUGANO, Switzerland and WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Helsinn Group and Eisai Inc. announced today that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved AKYNZEO(®) for the prevention of acute and delayed nausea and vomiting associated with initial and repeat courses of cancer chemotherapy, including, but not limited to, highly emetogenic chemotherapy. AKYNZEO is the first approved fixed...


Latest New Jersey Reference Libraries

Jersey Devil
2013-11-04 10:48:27

The Jersey Devil is a creature in folklore that dates back to early Native American legends. It is claimed to roam the area in Southern New Jersey around the Pine Barrens. But, reported sightings, especially in the early 1900s, have been from all over New Jersey. Descriptions of the creature vary, but the most common is that it has the head of a goat, kangaroo-like body, bat-like wings, horns, small arms, clawed front hands, hooves on the rear legs, and a forked tail. The origin of this...

2012-06-14 08:05:08

Symbol: VACA6 Group: Dicot Family: Ericaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Native Status: L48    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:MA, NH, NJ Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

muto_001_pvd
2012-06-15 03:47:48

Symbol: MUTO Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   SPTO7 Sporobolus torreyanus (Schult.) Nash Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:DE, NJ, NY, TN Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants...

2012-06-15 06:18:17

Symbol: JUCA2 Group: Monocot Family: Juncaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:NJ, VA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering...

Stag-Moose, Cervalces scotti
2012-05-11 12:12:45

The stag-moose (Cervalces scotti) is also known as the stag moose and was actually a deer that resembled a moose. It resided in North America during the Pleistocene era. Its range included New Jersey and Iowa, reach north from Arkansas to Southern Canada. It inhabited wetlands in these areas. This animal had long legs, a head resembling an elk, and huge, complex antlers. The stag-moose became extinct during the mass extinction of large mammals that occurred in the last Ice Age on North...

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Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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