Health

Swedish Cherry Hill expansion heads to City Council for vote

A plan to double the size of the Swedish Medical Center’s Cherry Hill campus is headed to the City Council for a vote next week. The expansion, first proposed in 2011, has drawn sharp criticism from neighbors who object to the height and bulk of the project.

Environment

EPA under fire for money to ‘anti-farmer’ campaign

Recent advertisements, splashed across billboards, buses and radio waves, have taken a pointed approach to discussing the link between farms and water pollution. Now, the Environmental Protection Agency is under fire for its indirect funding of the campaign.

Science

Proposed coin would honor space-shuttle teacher McAuliffe

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's U.S. senators have introduced a bill for the creation of a coin in recognition of the 30th anniversary of the space shuttle Challenger disaster and honoring Christa McAuliffe, who was picked to be the first teacher in space. Proceeds from the sale of the coins would support FIRST programs...

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