Why head of Harvest Restaurant Group is worried about future of industry

By last Wednesday morning — three days after his first employee had tested positive for COVID-19, hours after the second had done so and after he had seen the fruitless nature of contact tracing...

Cherry Hill restaurant to reopen after Fla. company buys chain

A new owner has purchased the Brio Italian Grille and Bravo! Italian Kitchen restaurant chains, and has reopened the location in Cherry Hill, it announced recently. Earl Enterprises, a Florida-based hospitality company that owns chains...

Minding her future: Four years after ‘Hotel Impossible,’ Blanche Garcia is doing better than...

Blanche Garcia, a Montclair-based interior designer for more than two decades, said she is most recognized for her principal designs over five seasons of Travel Channel’s “Hotel Impossible.”  But the life she was leading when...

Trenton Thunder owner rips Yankees after move, says actions ‘are nothing short of ...

Calling it a “calculated and ungracious maneuver to leave the urban setting of Trenton for the affluent confines of Bridgewater Township,” the owner of the Trenton Thunder on Saturday ripped the New York Yankees’...

Murphy spokesperson: N.J. has no plans to follow Pa.’s lead and close indoor dining

New Jersey has no immediate plans to follow Pennsylvania’s lead and close indoor dining for the holidays, a spokesperson for Gov. Phil Murphy told ROI-NJ on Thursday night. “The governor is not planning on closing...

Murphy: No plans for indoor dining ban in N.J.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday that indoor dining will be banned if the New York City’s hospitalization rate does not stabilize. Gov. Phil Murphy said such a move is not being discussed...

New restaurant rules: No indoor eating/drinking after 10 p.m.; no drinking/eating at bar at...

Gov. Phil Murphy made a number of adjustments to indoor and outdoor dining rules Monday in response to the growing number of COVID-19 cases in New Jersey, including: Restaurants, bars and casinos, clubs and...

Does being reviewed by Barstool Sports get you lots of new customers? (Spoiler alert:...

It was business as usual for Mickey Chopra on a hot summer day in June when a man walked into his restaurant, Vinnie’s Pizzeria & Ristorante in Boonton, and ordered a plain slice. It...

Why N.J.’s big program for restaurants/bars may not be (anywhere close to) big enough

Marilou Halvorsen repeatedly said the words “grateful” and “appreciative.” As head of the New Jersey Restaurant & Hospitality Association, she was thrilled to hear Gov. Phil Murphy is directing $35 million toward her industry —...

Latin food market signs lease at Jersey City shopping center

A family-owned food market has signed a long-term lease at a Jersey City strip center, according to real estate firm Levin Management Corp. The retail specialist said in a news release that Aqui Market had...

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Woodmont, EverWest team up to acquire South Brunswick industrial building

Woodmont Industrial Partners and EverWest Real Estate Investors announced they have acquired a South Brunswick industrial facility. The partners acquired 461 Ridge Road, a 144,551-square-foot...

City of Vineland buys former highway products company HQ

The city of Vineland has purchased an industrial building for its Municipal Utilities Division, according to real estate firm WCRE. The firm said in a...

Mediterranean restaurant signs lease in Marlton, with midyear opening expected

A restaurant has signed a lease at a Marlton shopping center, according to real estate firm Vantage Commercial. The Olive Pit is slated to open...

Office market continued to struggle in Q4, CBRE report says

Office leasing in New Jersey continued to slump in the fourth quarter, according to the latest New Jersey Office MarketView report from CBRE. The real...

Restaurant relocates to larger space at Clarus Maplewood development

A Maplewood restaurant is relocating to a larger space at a boutique mixed-use community next door in Maplewood, the developer announced recently. JMF Properties said...