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Budget busting: Report outlines fiscal cliff ahead for state — and how to avoid...

You might not expect it from a report from Garden State Initiative, but some of the conclusions its paper reached regarding the state budget are somewhat favorable toward Gov. Phil Murphy’s administration. The report, “New...

Stadium Series shows big-event potential of Meadowlands — and its big missing piece

The NHL’s Stadium Series — outdoor games played last Saturday night and Sunday afternoon before sold-out crowds — was just the latest example of how MetLife Stadium is capable of hosting huge events, ones...

A heart-felt appeal: Today also is National Donor Day

After you get past those way-too-big teddy bears, roses and other flowers, and chocolate (which better be top quality, just sayin’), here is hoping you’ll spend Valentine Day’s doing one more thing: Thinking about...

Empowering American labor: A clean energy revolution to combat climate change

The recent winter weather events served as a stark preview of the challenges we can anticipate in a changing climate. From the bitter cold snaps that gripped the U.S., exacerbating respiratory issues, to the...

Old sport, new format: Why sumo wrestling may just work at Pru Center

When the heights and weights of the competitors are rattled off — 6-foot-5, 386 pounds … 6-4, 340 … 6-1, 386 — it’s just what you would expect from sumo wrestlers. Here’s what you may...

How to survive commercial real estate industry in 2024

“Survive to ’25” has become a popular phrase among professionals in commercial real estate — because everyone in the industry knows 2024 is going to be a rocky year. Each of the players in the...

Insiders: Murphy’s love of game was differentiator in MetLife bid’s for 2026 World Cup...

Gov. Phil Murphy has proven his ability to be “head of sales” for the state throughout his six years in office. A friendly smile, inviting pitch and a stunning attention to detail often is...

In huge win for state, FIFA selects MetLife to host 2026 World Cup final

Let’s be clear, being selected Sunday to host the 2026 World Cup final to be played July 19 will have a huge impact on the New Jersey economy during the lead-up to the world’s...

For gubernatorial hopeful Bramnick, the message is clear: Winning is everything

As slogans go, it’s not as catchy as the “Make America Great Again” mantra. It’s not even grammatically correct. But, for all the reasons state Sen. Jon Bramnick (R-Westfield) offered Saturday for why he should not...

Money for NJ Transit? Perhaps start with $54B budget (instead of business community)

Tell me if you’ve heard this one before: The state needs money — so, let’s go tax businesses. And, if we need extra emphasis to make the case, mention that they are billion-dollar businesses. Perhaps...

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Healthcare Innovation Engine at SciTech Scity selects cardiovascular health as 1st focus area

SciTech Scity always has been a place that represented the great potential for innovation and discovery in New Jersey. This week, it took a...

William Paterson University nursing student enrollment surges to largest in northern New Jersey

William Paterson University recently announced it now boasts the largest nursing student enrollment in the northern half of New Jersey, as well as the...

Crow Holdings celebrates new beginnings at Marcal Paper warehouse site in Elmwood Park

Elmwood Park Mayor Robert Colletti, local dignitaries and community stakeholders joined Crow Holdings Development to celebrate the grand opening of 25 Market St. this week. A ribbon-cutting...

Newark’s Black-owned businesses awarded $2.3M in funding

The City of Newark and Invest Newark, on Thursday evening, celebrated reactivating downtown Newark’s commercial corridors and supporting small businesses in Newark’s Arts and...

NJDOL announces $6M grant to support apprenticeship

On the heels of $7.9 million in grant funding awarded through the Growing Apprenticeship in Nontraditional Sectors grant program and the Pre-Apprenticeship in Career...