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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Popular Monmouth County restaurant chain trades hands; expansion, franchises and food truck in near future

After 60 years of ownership, a popular Monmouth County chain of hot dog restaurants has traded hands. The WindMill was acquired by the Epstein family in late October. New ownership plans to invest heavily in improving...

Sporting chance: Army husband-and-wife team is growing NJ Coed Sports into regional recreational athletics...

A week ahead of NJ Coed Sports launching its first soccer program, the organization only had enough people registered to fill out the roster of maybe two teams — not nearly enough for a...

Cue the tech: Actors Pocket Guide app gives digital efficiency for the theater some...

Before any pitch, Anatole Norland hears ­— or at least imagines — the groans. And it sounds a little something like: Art? Where’s the money in that? “People see anything art-related or the creative area as...

Snaps & Snippets: St. Benedict’s Prep students welcome abbot to Newark

A once-in-a-generation event occurred in Central Newark recently, as the St. Benedict’s Prep community and Newark Abbey celebrated the Abbatial Blessing of the Right Rev. Augustine J. Curley, the third abbot of Newark Abbey....

Mind and body: Anthes’ fitness program focuses as much on clients’ mental and emotional...

There are transformations that Bill Anthes knows people have come to expect to be promised by fitness programs. Six-pack abs and the chance to fit into a dress maybe coated with a several-decade layer...

Distinctive path: From frustration of war on drugs, to service in Marines, to opening...

Osbert Orduña, a service-disabled veteran entrepreneur, toured 50 cannabis dispensaries before laying the groundwork to launch his own in Jersey City. Many of those locations had been informed by all of the most sound...

Cyclists can now ride (safely) from Jersey City to Hoboken

In a continuing effort by both mayors to make their cities more friendly — and less dependent on car travel — Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop and Hoboken Mayor Ravi Bhalla announced Monday the completion of a...

Newark allocating additional $750,000 in grants for arts

Newark’s commitment to the arts continues — with big dollars. On Monday, Mayor Ras Baraka announced the allocation of $750,000 of American Rescue Plan funds to support the third year of the city’s Creative Catalyst...

Scott O’Neil named CEO of UK-based Merlin Entertainments

Former Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment CEO Scott O’Neil has been named the new CEO of U.K.-based Merlin Entertainments, the world's second-largest visitor attraction operator, whose extensive portfolio includes 10 Legoland theme parks. O’Neil, who...

Atlantic City casinos honor America’s veterans

The Casino Association of New Jersey on Thursday said that will offer appreciation to veterans and active-duty military personnel this Veterans Day, Friday, Nov. 11. “We are proud to honor America’s veterans who have bravely...

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Cushman & Wakefield trades 5-story office property in Rochelle Park for $17.8M

Cushman & Wakefield on Wednesday said the real estate services firm has arranged the sale of Park 17, a 105,000-square-foot office property located at...

National employment grew by 127K jobs in November, ADP says; annual pay up 7.6%

November saw the nation’s employment level rise, according to the monthly ADP National Employment Report released Wednesday, as the private sector added 127,000 jobs....

Coffee all day, alcohol all night: Survey finds one-third of fluid intake for average...

We all know the people who “work hard, play hard” — which is a fun way of saying they drink alcohol all night and...

Chubb elevates one from within to Real Estate & Hospitality Practice leader

Chubb said Tuesday that it named Lyndsey Christofer its Real Estate & Hospitality Industry Practice leader, succeeding Bill Hazelton, who was recently named executive...

JLL Capital Markets arranges $40M acquisition financing for industrial warehouse in Bordentown

JLL Capital Markets arranged $40 million in acquisition financing for a 274,197-square-foot warehouse and distribution facility in Bordentown, according to a Wednesday announcement. JLL worked...