CLIFTON, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Passaic Valley Water Commission (PVWC) reminds customers that it has employed Swiftreach Networks, Inc., as its emergency notification provider. This is an attempt to provide more reliable communication with customers. Headquartered in Framingham, MA, Swift 911 is a tool launched by Swiftreach Networks which allows water commission customers to sign up and receive emergency notifications within a specific area chosen by the customer upon registration. According to their website, SwiftReach is a global leader in mass notification and emergency alerting. SwiftReach also provides incident management solutions. Since 2001, Swiftreach has been a trusted and reliable leader in emergency management in many sectors including: government, utilities, education and healthcare.
MORRISTOWN, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), has been honored with the 2020 Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey's (CIANJ) Companies that Care award for a donation made in conjunction with FirstEnergy Foundation to Lake Riviera Middle School in Brick Township. The funds allowed the school to purchase a greenhouse that is being used to grow food for the school's culinary arts program as well as for donation to local food banks.
KEARNY, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SecureSpace Self Storage announces the Grand Opening of a new self storage facility in Kearny, New Jersey.
NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Agilis Chemicals, a leading provider of commerce platform for the chemical industry, announced today a collaboration with UL, a leading safety science company. As part of the collaboration agreement, Agilis shall extend its flagship commerce platform to more than 4500 suppliers and hundreds of thousands of end-users of chemicals on the UL Prospector® platform, the largest network of chemical buyers and suppliers in the world.
NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Advertising-- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC notifies investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Golar LNG Limited ("Golar" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: GLNG) and certain of its officers, on behalf of shareholders who purchased or otherwise acquired Golar securities between April 30, 2020 and September 24, 2020, both dates inclusive (the "Class Period"). Such investors are encouraged to join this case by visiting the firm's site: www.bgandg.com/glng.
NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Advertising--Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC notifies investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Garrett Motion Inc. ("Garrett" or "the Company") (NYSE: GTX) and certain of its officers, on behalf of shareholders who purchased or otherwise acquired Garrett securities between October 1, 2018 and September 18, 2020, both dates inclusive (the "Class Period"). Such investors are encouraged to join this case by visiting the firm's site: www.bgandg.com/gtx.
NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Advertising-- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC notifies investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed against BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. ("BioMarin" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: BMRN) and certain of its officers, on behalf of shareholders who purchased or otherwise acquired BioMarin securities between February 28, 2020 and August 18, 2020, both dates inclusive (the "Class Period"). Such investors are encouraged to join this case by visiting the firm's site: www.bgandg.com/bmrn.
EATONTOWN, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AngelMed is pleased to announce that on Tuesday, September 29(th), a former ALERTS Study patient in the United States received the first implant of the next-generation AngelMed Guardian(®) System as part of the ALERTS-Continued Access Study. The AngelMed Guardian is the only implantable, patient alerting system designed to warn patients to seek medical attention for acute coronary syndromes (ACS), including heart attacks.
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Physician's Weekly LLC, a trusted source of medical news and education for healthcare professionals, is the nation's first company to treat its medical publication with antimicrobial coating. Part of a multi-media platform, Physician's Weekly poster-sized 'wallboards' are displayed at the point of care in hospitals and physician practices across the U.S. Although not mandated by the CDC, Physician's Weekly LLC took extra initiative to support cleanliness best practices for their physician customers. The first wallboards to have this antimicrobial coating are being distributed this month.
CRANFORD, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Citius Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Citius" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: CTXR), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing critical care drug products, today announced that the Mino-Lok Clinical Trial Material (CTM) at each of the clinical sites has been replaced with registration batch product. This means that going forward subjects enrolled in the trial will be treated with Mino-Lok that was manufactured with same process that will be used commercially should FDA approval be obtained.
NEW YORK and MANALAPAN TOWNSHIP, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Neurotrope, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTRP) and Metuchen Pharmaceuticals, L.L.C., a privately held biopharmaceutical company focused on innovative therapeutics for men's health conditions ("Metuchen"), today announced that they have entered into an amendment to their definitive merger agreement ("Amended Merger Agreement") under which the consideration due to Neurotrope stockholders will increase to 49% of the combined company on a pro forma basis and based upon the final Neurotrope common stock share count at close (Under terms of the Merger Agreement dated July 23, 2020, Neurotrope stockholders were to own approximately 22.5% of the combined company.) Neurotrope and Metuchen previously announced their intent to merge in an all-stock transaction resulting to form a NASDAQ-traded holding company to be named Petros Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Petros"). As part of the Amended Merger Agreement, Neurotrope shareholders currently representing 34% of the Company's outstanding shares have signed a shareholder rights agreement in support of the merger.
JERSEY CITY, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America, Inc. (MTPA) today announced four presentations on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) will be shared as part of the Northeast Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (NEALS) 19(th )Annual Meeting, being held virtually Sept. 30 - Oct. 1, 2020. The data provide deeper insight into U.S. experience with RADICAVA(®) (edaravone), as well as ongoing research and development efforts.
NEW YORK and MONTVALE, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A report by IMA(®) (Institute of Management Accountants) and ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) released today finds that the COVID-19 pandemic is accelerating the shifting of the CFO role.
WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc. announced today that, after consulting with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Company has initiated a Phase 3 clinical study, MOMENTUM 1 (Study 304, NCT number pending), of lorcaserin in patients with Dravet syndrome, a severe type of epilepsy characterized by prolonged seizures that begin in the first year of life.(1) It is a rare condition that affects one in 20,000 to 40,000 people worldwide.(1) In addition to the MOMENTUM 1 Study, Eisai is continuing the lorcaserin expanded access program (EAP) (Study 405, NCT04457687), also known as the MOMENTUM 2 Study.(2)
FORT LEE, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Creatd, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRTD) ("Creatd" or the "Company"), the parent company and creator of the Vocal platform, today announced the appointment of Laurie Weisberg as its new Chief Operating Officer. Ms. Weisberg currently sits on the Company's board of directors and will lead Creatd's sales team in the execution of its growth strategy and manage all strategic partnership initiatives. This appointment aligns with Creatd's 2021 plans to broaden and scale its product line and revenues, including Vocal for Brands, Seller's Choice, and Vocal+ paid subscriptions.
PARSIPPANY, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of National Bullying Prevention Month, Clearasil is partnering with STOMP Out Bullying, the leading national anti-bullying and cyberbullying organization for kids and teens, to raise awareness and engagement in anti-bullying causes by promoting teens' emotional health, skin positivity and support of peers through kindness, empathy and acceptance. As part of this, Clearasil is donating $25,000 and using its national platform to further the reach and impact of STOMP Out Bullying's anti-bullying and peer support efforts by sharing toolkits and educational resources with its loyal social communities, while simultaneously urging them to get involved in the national anti-bullying movement. STOMP Out Bullying is the leading national nonprofit dedicated to changing the culture of students across the country by providing effective solutions and useful resources to help reduce and prevent bullying and cyberbullying. Every October, schools and organizations across the country join in observing National Bullying Prevention Month. The goal of the annual observance is to encourage schools, communities and organizations to help stop bullying and put an end to hatred and racism by increasing awareness of the prevalence and impact of each type of bullying on children of all ages.
ROSELAND, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Private sector employment increased by 749,000 jobs from August to September according to the September ADP National Employment Report(®). Broadly distributed to the public each month, free of charge, the ADP National Employment Report is produced by the ADP Research Institute(®) in collaboration with Moody's Analytics. The report, which is derived from ADP's actual payroll data, measures the change in total nonfarm private employment each month on a seasonally-adjusted basis.
NUTLEY, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Happi Foodi©, the foodie-focused frozen meal brand, is excited to announce the launch of new products now available at Walmart, Meijer and select Safeway, Winn Dixie and Bi-Lo locations across the U.S. Expanding on its existing options of accessible, chef-inspired meals, Happi Foodi is adding an entire new line of Oatmeal products as well as new dishes in the popular Keto Bowls and Veggie Sides categories.
BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Insmed Incorporated (Nasdaq: INSM), a global biopharmaceutical company on a mission to transform the lives of patients with serious and rare diseases, today announced progress across its portfolio of therapies and pipeline candidates, which will be discussed in further detail today at the Company's virtual Research & Development (R&D) Day. The event will feature presentations from the Insmed management team and Ronald J. Oudiz, M.D., FACP, FACC, FCCP, Professor of Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), the Interim Chief, Division of Cardiology, and a Director at the Liu Center for Pulmonary Hypertension at the Lundquist Institute for Biomedical Innovation at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, and the lead investigator in the Company's planned Phase 2a trial for treprostinil palmitil inhalation powder (TPIP).
SECAUCUS, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthcare providers across the United States can now access three different test options from Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX) to aid the diagnosis of COVID-19 and differentiate it from other seasonal respiratory infections, including influenza (flu).
CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- For the 11(th) consecutive year, Eggland's Best (EB) is supporting the fight to end breast cancer by "going pink" in honor of its partnership with Susan G. Komen®. Eggland's Best is committed to providing support to help fund Komen's mission to save lives by meeting the most critical needs in our communities and investing in breakthrough research to prevent and cure breast cancer.
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, today announced its rapid, point-of-care, SARS-CoV-2 antigen test for use on the BD Veritor(TM) Plus System has been CE marked to the IVD Directive (98/79/EC).
NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasonic has released the LUMIX Webcam Software (Beta) for Windows / Mac, a one-stop webcam software making it possible to use an applicable LUMIX camera as an webcam for purposes such as live streaming or video conferencing. It is easy to feed the camera view over a USB connection in optimum output resolution (1280x960 or 1280x720) according to the application for live streaming or video conferencing. No extra device is needed.
NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Vertice Pharma, a specialty pharmaceuticals company focused on improving patients' health, announced today that Don DeGolyer will join the Company's board of directors, promoting Scott Meyers to Chief Executive Officer ("CEO").
PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Miami International Holdings, Inc. (MIH), the parent holding company of the MIAX(®), MIAX PEARL(®) and MIAX Emerald((TM) )exchanges, today announced that its first equities exchange, MIAX PEARL Equities((TM)), completed its first day of live trading in the symbol NTGR (NETGEAR Inc.). Additional symbols are expected to begin rolling out on October 2, 2020. With its launch, MIAX PEARL Equities joins current options exchanges MIAX Options(®), MIAX PEARL and MIAX Emerald as part of the MIAX Exchange Group(TM).
MORRISTOWN, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Arria NLG, a world leader in natural language technologies, has been named TIBCO's Global Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Partner of the Year.
PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Irvington Housing Authority (IHA) has become the first Housing Authority in the United States to adopt Quicklert technologies for early detection and rapid response to emergencies in its residential buildings. As the U.S continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic and many are still on lockdown, in particular senior citizens, IHA has chosen Quicklert to drive critical daily and emergency information to its 400 residents across two buildings.
CRANFORD, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Citius Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Citius" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: CTXR), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing critical care drug products, today announced that a Data Monitoring Committee (DMC) meeting was held to review the data being generated and analyzed in the Mino-Lok phase 3 trial, and to make recommendations to Citius as to any action that may be necessary regarding the study.
NORTH BRUNSWICK, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers have published findings in the journal Nature Scientific Reports that validate the company Genomic Prediction's method for predicting future health risks based on genomic analysis. The study has profound implications for the in vitro fertilization (IVF) industry and the emerging field of predictive medicine.
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics USA today announced the upcoming U.S. availability of LG WING(TM) 5G. It will be available first from Verizon on Oct. 15 with pre-order beginning Oct. 1. AT&T and T-Mobile will offer it later this fall. Pricing starts at $999.99 and may vary by carrier.
EGG HARBOR, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- With COVID-19, Black Lives Matter, social justice, climate change and more, it's safe to say 2020 has been a hell of a year. We know these issues are important to our entire Spencer's Nation of fans and associates. That's why we're teaming up with Rock the Vote and their powerful mission of building the political power of young people.
NUTLEY, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A one-two punch of changing gene expression, then deploying immune checkpoint inhibitors, shows promise in battling one of the most treatment-resistant types of cancer in preclinical models, according to a new publication including authors from the Hackensack Meridian Center for Discovery and Innovation (CDI).
WEST ORANGE, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PEF Services, a leading fund administrator for Alternative Investment Managers, today announced the release of a new white paper entitled "The Definitive Guide to Investor Communications." The last decade has seen the rules of engagement between Limited Partners (LPs) and General Partners (GPs) change dramatically. The quality of a GP's communications with its LPs has become a key differentiator and a powerful factor in the decision to invest. The report examines LP communication priorities and expectations and defines the core elements of best-in-class investor communications.
HOBOKEN, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- EducationDynamics has released its annual Benchmarks report: Beyond Benchmarks 2020 - The New State of the Enrollment Management Landscape. This report uncovers the factors shaping prospective student behavior, demands, and preferences in 2020.
NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- net2phone, a global provider of unified cloud communications solutions to businesses, has unveiled its Zoho integration. The integration enables sales teams and other Zoho users to seamlessly leverage net2phone's world-class communication features within the Zoho environment.
LONG BRANCH, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Tasmanian Pure Vodka(TM) (TPV(TM)) received a 94 point score and gold medal - the ultimate seal of approval in the global spirits on-premise industry - at the recent Bartender Spirits Awards. Tasmanian Pure Vodka,(TM) a newly launched spirit upending the premium vodka category, scored highly in all aspects of judging including: mixability, balance and versatility, taste, mouthfeel and finish, package and price.
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Covanta, a world leader in sustainable waste and energy solutions, has been named a winner of the Business Intelligence Group's 2020 Sustainability Awards in the Service of the Year category for its innovative circular economy partnership with Greenpac Mill LLC in Niagara Falls, NY. The partnership between the Covanta Niagara Waste-to-Energy facility and Greenpac Mill, a manufacturer of lightweight linerboard, provides a trailblazing example of the benefits of sustainable collaboration that advances the practical usage of recyclable products, eliminates the consumption of fossil fuels and manages residual waste responsibly.
ROSELAND, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Working Mother magazine has recognized ADP as one of the 2020 100 Best Companies for its leading commitment to creating inclusive benefits that support working families. This year's list applauds companies for supporting families in the face of a changing world of work, through programs from gender-neutral parental leave to accessible, affordable childcare. This marks the fourth time ADP has earned a spot on the list.
MAPLEWOOD, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Rue Cler Games. Political season getting you fired up? Getting ready for eight rounds with your uncle at video-conference Thanksgiving? A new trivia game is testing how good its players are at spotting -- or concocting -- a lie.
SAN RAMON, Calif. and EDISON, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Orion Innovation ("Orion"), a global business and technology services firm, today announced an expanded strategic partnership with Actionable Science, a fast growing provider of AI solutions, to accelerate enterprise-wide digital transformations.
PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mindprint Learning and NWEA are pleased to announce their partnership to offer individualized learning plans to support students for remote and in-person learning to select pilot sites. Mindprint Learning, a worldwide leader in formative cognitive assessment and NWEA, the not-for-profit provider of the world's leading assessment solutions, have partnered to offer unique, data-driven insights to efficiently and scalably address projected achievement gaps for learners in grades 2 through 12. The powerful integration of Mindprint Learning's cognitive data with MAP Growth data gives educators a blueprint for understanding how best to support their students based on norm-referenced assessment data and proven instructional practices.
UNION, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (Nasdaq: BBBY) today launched Same Day Delivery at Bed Bath & Beyond and buybuy BABY, expanding the array of omnichannel shopping services available to its customers ahead of the 2020 holiday season. Same Day Delivery follows the successful introduction earlier this year of Buy-Online-Pickup-In-Store (BOPIS) and contactless Curbside Pickup, and will enable customers to shop their favorite products online and have them delivered to their doorstep within hours of purchase.
HACKENSACK, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Biologics, an ortho-biologics company specializing in the research and advancement of novel ortho-biologics solutions, today announced the 100th successful implantation of Cryo-Cord(TM), cryopreserved placental umbilical cord.
FAIRFIELD, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that Otsuka Pharmaceuticals Co. Ltd., submitted an application for approval of MM36 (difamilast) to the Japanese regulatory authorities. Positive MM36 results in two Phase 3 Japanese clinical trials in adult and pediatric patients with mild to moderate atopic dermatitis (AD) were previously announced.
TORONTO and JERSEY CITY, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PayMyTuition, a leading provider of technology-driven global payment processing solutions for tuition payments, announced today the launch of Payment Wheel, an innovative suite of solutions specifically designed for Canadian educational institutions to remove friction within domestic and international tuition payments while streamlining institutions' international business payments. The Payment Wheel solution includes both a set of innovative domestic and international solutions including tuition payments, refunds, payment plans, and a next-generation vendor payment module, all with direct integration into educational institutions' student information and AP systems.
ELIZABETH, N.J., Sept. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 12,000 Unaccompanied Migrant Children, some as young as six years old, have settled in New Jersey over the past five years. Many of the youths experienced severe trauma in the forms of abuse or neglect before, during, and after their migration. Through a recent grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Family and Children's Services (FACS) (www.facsnj.org) of Elizabeth, NJ, provides evidence-based trauma therapy to vulnerable children who were separated from caregivers as a result of their migration to the United States.
While New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy (center) speaks, Senate President Steve Sweeney (right) and Democratic Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin look on Feb. 25, 2020, in Trenton, N.J.
WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J., Sept. 28, 2020 /CNW/ -- Chubb has appointed Robert Poliseno Chief Operating Officer, North America Field Operations. Mr. Poliseno succeeds Jeffrey Updyke, who has been named head of Chubb's North America Small Business segment.
WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J., Sept. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Chubb has appointed Robert Poliseno Chief Operating Officer, North America Field Operations. Mr. Poliseno succeeds Jeffrey Updyke, who has been named head of Chubb's North America Small Business segment.