UK Elite Soccer, The Football Club USA acquire Jersey United Soccer Club

UK Elite Soccer and its subsidiary The Football Club USA announced jointly the acquisition of Cedar Knolls-based Jersey United Soccer Club. FCUSA’s New Jersey club and Jersey United both serve Morris, Somerset and Hunterdon counties with...

Food Fella: Food Council feeling good as gold at anniversary celebration

It was truly a night to remember, as the New Jersey Food Council capped off its 50th anniversary with a grand celebration at the Park Chateau Estate and Gardens in East Brunswick. You could...

15 N.J. arts organizations awarded $1.3M in grants

Fifteen of New Jersey's arts organizations were awarded grants totaling more than $1.3 million to expand arts and culture programs in the state. “New Jersey’s stellar arts organizations are central to every element we value...

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 restaurants to low-income seniors and families — will deliver more...

Matlen Silver names Vidal its new CEO

Matlen Silver, a Somerville-based recruitment firm, announced recently it has appointed Manuel Vidal its new CEO. In this role, Vidal will be responsible for developing and executing the company's short- and long-term strategies. Vidal, who previously...

Best practices for restaurants when it comes to environment

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NFL Alumni organization names interim CEO to full-time job

Elvis Gooden has been named CEO of the NFL Alumni. Gooden served as chief financial officer for the oldest retired football player organization since July 2013, and has been serving as interim CEO since April. Three-time...

COVID-19’s impact: N.J.’s sportsbooks fall short in March while online casinos flourish

With Gov. Murphy’s stay-at-home orders still in affect and most of the state’s residents forced indoors, New Jersey’s sportsbooks have taken a major hit, but online casinos and poker are flourishing. “Shutdowns from the coronavirus...

Oliver stresses the importance of diversity, inclusion in the workplace

For Lt. Gov. Sheila Oliver, the key to business success is simple: diversity and inclusion. “If you don’t have diverse voices in the room, I would say, ‘Bad things can happen,’” she said. “When you...

How Giovinazzo turned Eat Clean Bro healthy food-delivery service into multimillion-dollar firm

Jamie Giovinazzo said his first goal was to be “shredded.” “When I was younger, I was heavy and picked on and I really hated it,” he said.  After he did that, he used what he had...

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