Many lawmakers, health care providers and customers are calling for a delay in implementing Horizon's new Omnia Health Alliance. They want an explanation how certain hospitals were chosen for the plan and why others were left out.
A new 70,000 square foot ShopRite opened in Newark, offering fresh produce and healthy food choices to residents. Additionally, the opening is providing jobs with 60 percent of its 350 workers calling Newark home.
Members of the Shore Nurse Union say they have been bargaining over a new contract agreement with Shore Medical Center in Somers Point. If both parties fail to reach an agreement, the nurses could be going on strike.
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