CPACE program will turbocharge green financing

As a provider of energy efficiency upgrades, the three most common concerns we hear from customers considering energy efficiency improvements are: cost, cash flow and ownership.  Most energy efficiency projects require a significant capital...

‘It’s irresponsible. It’s crazy talk’: N.J. leaders rip tunnel report

Say this for everyone and anyone from New Jersey associated with the Gateway Tunnel project: They are not going to settle for anything less than what is needed — two new tunnels under the...

Amtrak, devastated by COVID, states solid case for why it could play big part...

It’s easy to rattle off all the ways Amtrak can help restore and rebuild the economy along the Northeast Corridor. Chairman Tony Coscia said investments are not only good for producing jobs, but they will...

Legalization of cannabis should not prevent employers from maintaining drug-free workplace

Through the twists and turns on the road to legalized recreational cannabis in New Jersey, the New Jersey Business & Industry Association has charted a singular, center course — workplace safety protections. We always have maintained that legalization is...

Coming utility bill problem will impact (as in, raise bills for) everyone

For years, residents who have struggled to pay their utility bills have turned to the state’s low-income heating and electric assistance program, known as LIHEAP. Considering the COVID-19 pandemic has led to widespread economic suffering,...

Why long overdue Glassboro-Camden Rail Line would be big boost for economic development in...

The Delaware River Port Authority recently held public hearings on the Environmental Impact Study of the long-anticipated Glassboro Camden Rail Line, which is the next step in the decades-long journey to establish a rail...

Parsippany-based Ferrero is building 1st North American chocolate production plant

Confectionery company Ferrero North America is building its first chocolate production plant in North America, the Parsippany-based unit of global chocolatier Ferrero Group said this week. The manufacturing center will be built in Bloomington, Illinois,...

Millennium Group outsourcing firm opens office in London

The Millennium Group, a mail, print and office support outsourcing firm based in Tinton Falls, announced it has expanded into the European market with the opening of a London office. TMG Office Services UK Ltd....

Arthur Imperatore dies at 95, leaving legacy of hard work — and vitally important...

A man … a plan … a ferry? When entrepreneur Arthur Imperatore Sr. announced in 1986 that he was going to create a commuter ferry that served passengers from Weehawken to Pier 78 in New...

N.J. awards $161M in aid to 543 municipalities for roads, infrastructure

More road work is coming soon to the state. And that’s a good thing this time. Gov. Phil Murphy announced Thursday the distribution of $161.25 million in Municipal Aid grants to 543 cities and towns...

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Newark Working Kitchens to deliver 10K meals to city residents this week

How’s this for giving back: Newark Working Kitchens — a program created during the time of COVID to deliver nutritious meals created by Newark...

Cannabis-infused Thanksgiving feast? Yes, that’s possible now, too

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Fine time for wine? If that’s how you feel, this group has you covered

For many, the holiday season means holiday wine. The Garden State Wine Growers Association sure hopes many feel that way. It is kicking off its...

8 warning signs to look for in older relatives over the holidays

While New Jerseyans debate how they will celebrate a COVID-impacted holiday season, there is one aspect of the holidays we should all be able...

Giving thanks to health care workers on this unique Thanksgiving Day

To say 2020 has been a challenging year would be quite an understatement.  However, difficult times present an opportunity for us to focus on...