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J&J Snack Foods names president its new CEO

J&J Snack Foods, the Pennsauken-based food company behind brands including Superpretzel and Icee, has promoted its president to CEO, replacing its founder — who...

Teen Think Tank Project: Giving teens voice today creates better tomorrow

Today’s teens will be inheriting a number of major societal issues, including racism, gender inequality, poverty, climate change and food insecurity — all of...

Port Authority, seeking to improve cargo operations at Newark Liberty, issues RFPs

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, responding to a sharp rise in demand for additional cargo space and services, announced Wednesday...

EDA details rules and regs around Emerge, successor to Grow N.J.

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority board Wednesday approved the creation of the Emerge program, a new jobs-based tax credit program created under the...

170 CVS stores in N.J. to begin vaccinating children 12-15 with Pfizer vaccine Thursday morning

CVS Health announced Wednesday that it is making the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine available for adolescents ages 12 to 15 at 170 of its New...

Braven Health’s initial enrollment tops all other Medicare Advantage plans

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, RWJBarnabas Health and Hackensack Meridian Health had high hopes last fall when they launched Braven Health,...

All hospitals have ‘green light’ for visitation — first time during pandemic

For the first time since its inception during last fall’s COVID-19 surge, a color-coded hospital visitation guide shows all regions of New Jersey are...

Ala.-based trucking fleet picks PowerFleet tracking solution

White Oak Transportation Inc., an Alabama-based contract and truckload carrier, has chosen PowerFleet Inc.’s solutions for its fleet, the Woodcliff Lake-based company announced this...

Struggling with utility bills? JCP&L has new programs that can help

Jersey Central Power & Light President Jim Fakult said the utility understands many people are struggling to pay their bill — both residential and...

Russo: N.J. must become desirable ‘home’ for those working remotely

As the former CEO of Alcatel-Lucent — and a current member of numerous corporate boards — Pat Russo thought she had seen it all...

High Technology in Freehold named top STEM high school in U.S. — one of 11 in N.J. in Top 100

Gov. Phil Murphy has long talked about creating an innovative economy in New Jersey. It appears there are a number of high schools ready...

Rowan not just requiring COVID vaccine — it’s incentivizing it

Rowan University is not just requiring students to get the COVID-19 vaccine … it will give them as much as $1,000 to get it. The...

Stockton grows board of trustees, adding Lozano, three others

Stockton University has grown its board of trustees to 15 members, with four new trustees including Choose New Jersey head Jose Lozano, it announced...

If you’re emerging innovation-focused company, here’s how to get more funding

The concept is straightforward: The Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer programs were created by the federal government to enable small...

Work from home in N.J., pay taxes in NYC: Oroho says it’s time for Murphy to make stand

While much has been made of a proposed congestion tax against New Jersey drivers in Midtown Manhattan — and a potential countertax against out-of-state...

NJM, in appeal to small business owners, announces new line of commercial products

NJM’s expansion plans include more than just increasing its geographic footprint. On Tuesday, the West Trenton-based insurer announced its efforts to increase its reach...

B&G Foods names new longtime food & beverage leader as its new CEO

B&G Foods Inc., the Parsippany-based maker of food products including Cream of Wheat and Green Giant, has named a new CEO and president, it...

Thrown a curveball: Spring sports are back … but ump shortage makes scheduling more stressful than calling balls and strikes

It started with a text. Then a phone call. Then another text — with the message evolving from “the ump should be there by...

Hoots Wings planned four N.J. locations as part of East Coast franchise push

Hoots Wings, a fast casual wing concept from the parent of Hooters, has signed a deal for six franchise units on the East Coast,...

Patricia Teffenhart leaving NJCASA to join state chamber as SVP, strategic initiatives

Patricia Teffenhart has left the New Jersey Coalition Against Sexual Assault to join the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce as senior vice president for...

Murphy: N.J., anticipating authorization, already making plans to vaccinate those 12-15

Gov. Phil Murphy said Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli and her team are making plans to open the COVID-19 vaccination process to adolescents between the...

N.J. has hiring crisis: Here are some ways to address it

The headlines have been nothing short of glaring. A family-owned delicatessen with 10 years under its belt announces it is closing because it can no...

JLL to serve as leasing agent for HQ-quality Union office property

JLL has been retained as the leasing agent for an office complex in Union, it announced Thursday. The owners, a joint venture partnership, have engaged...

Lee & Associates adds 7 from now-closed Transwestern office

Lee & Associates New Jersey has hired seven former members of Transwestern — including three at the partner level, the commercial real estate company...

Levin picked to manage nine-property portfolio in N.J., Pa.

Levin Management Corp. has been chosen to manage a portfolio of retail and office properties located in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, it announced this...

New group to conduct research on imaging, business technology and managed services

Businesses have been studying the impact of remote work since the pandemic moved many to work-from-home situations. One organization is looking to formalize the...

WorkWave acquires call center software business to boost its offerings

WorkWave, the Holmdel-based software solutions provider, has acquired call center software company Slingshot, it announced Monday. The deal combines two market leaders in the field...

Apprentice.io staying in Jersey City long-term, with new HQ lease

Apprentice.io is staying in Jersey City, signing a long-term lease for a new headquarters in the city, according to real estate firm Cushman &...

Rebuilding University Hospital: Shereef Elnahal describes playbook for turnaround at Newark medical center

Dramatic turnarounds in a hospital’s quality of care, patient safety, community engagement and financial engagement don’t necessarily start with an overstuffed playbook of procedures,...

Only in Jersey: Political squabble over efficiency of efficiency programs

This is where we are at as a state: We’re arguing about the efficiency of our efficiency programs. On Wednesday, Gov. Phil Murphy vetoed legislation...

In Hoboken, is fight over social media about First Amendment — or weaponizing politics?

Hoboken Councilman Phil Cohen said the ordinance he is cosponsoring with two other council members, the one that would prohibit elected officials from blocking...

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Developers break ground on senior housing project in E. Orange

Real estate firm Genesis Cos. has broken ground on a senior supporting housing development in East Orange, it announced Wednesday. The property at 160 Halsted...

Bottino Cancer Foundation tops $500K in support at Inspira

With its recent donation of $50,000 to the Inspira Foundation, the Bill Bottino Cancer Foundation has now given more than $500,000 in support of...

7 N.J. hospitals earn Healthgrades honor for third consecutive year

Seven New Jersey hospitals were given Healthgrades’ Patient Safety Excellence Award for the third consecutive year, the organization announced. Healthgrades said the award, given out...

Samaritan launches advanced cardiac care program

Samaritan, a regional leader for hospice care based in Mount Laurel, announced it is collaborating with the American Heart Association and the National Partnership...

Mountainside Medical Center starting post-COVID exercise program

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center is starting a new exercise program for people recovering from COVID-19, it announced this week. The program is designed for...

C&W arranges recapitalization of Newark industrial complex

Cushman & Wakefield has arranged the recapitalization of a Newark industrial center, the real estate services firm announced this week. C&W said in a news...

E-commerce company signs long-term lease in S. Hackensack

An e-commerce and mailing solutions company has signed a long-term lease at a South Hackensack industrial property, according to owner Alfred Sanzari Enterprises. The Hackensack-based...

Zoetis names CFO to oversee international efforts, hires Catalent’s CFO to replace him

Zoetis has made a pair of changes to its leadership team, giving its chief financial officer a new role as group president and hiring...

WCG acquires Princeton-based clinical trial consulting firm

WCG, a provider of clinical trial solutions, has acquired another Princeton company, a life sciences consulting firm, it announced Tuesday. The deal for the Avoca...

Axia Women’s Health expands preleasing agreement in Washington Twp.

Axia Women’s Health has signed a lease expansion for a larger space at a mixed-use community in Washington Township, according to developers Atkins Cos....