Rutgers Law School: Where Ruth Bader Ginsburg found her voice

David Lopez, the dean of Rutgers Law School-Newark said it doesn’t take long during orientation of the incoming class before the fact that Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg taught at the school comes...

We asked McKoy: Define ‘fair share’? His response was outstanding

Gov. Phil Murphy used that phrase again. The one that comes up whenever a politician has to explain how they are going to pay for their wish list of projects. “Fair share.” As in, if the...

We went to the MVC to get a permit. It took 7 hours. You...

We’re not here to rip the Motor Vehicle Commission. As regular readers may recall, we were understanding when the agency reopened its locations July 7 to crowds apparently far larger than state officials expected. Of...

Gov. Murphy, asking for some internet friends: Where is COVID finish line?

I didn’t intend for my tweet to start a Twitter storm. To be honest, I didn’t think it would draw as much attention as my shameless pic of some pretty good-looking fajitas I had...

PSE&G program promises cost savings, reduced energy use — and 2,000+ well-paying jobs for...

The possibilities for energy efficiency are everywhere. That’s how Karen Reif sees it. The lighting in a retail store … the HVAC system in a hospital … the thermostat in a single-family residence. Reif, Public Service...

Workers’ comp bill: ‘The business community was let down today’

We like to go to John Kennedy when we need a straightforward answer on business and politics. The head of the New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program — and a former business owner — doesn’t...

New tax on health insurance is bad idea when businesses are struggling to stay...

This week, the New Jersey Legislature is considering legislation that would require certain entities authorized to issue health benefit plans to pay an annual assessment. Of course, “assessment” is just another way of saying “tax”...

Veteran math teacher: Statistically speaking, kids would be safer in schools

Gov. Phil Murphy on Wednesday gave school districts the ability to start the year with all-remote learning – if they feel they cannot reopen safely. Here’s why keeping kids at home doesn’t necessarily solve the...

Middlesex County steps up in a big way for small business, offering $30,000 grants

At a time when money is short and needs — and requests — are high, Middlesex County is making sure its small business community isn’t overlooked. The county announced it is committing $30 million from...

Investing in green stormwater infrastructure is good for business

With unemployment numbers soaring and businesses shutting down for good across the country, Congress and the White House are looking to stimulate the economy through an infrastructure investment bill this year. With the aim...

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It may seem like a lifetime ago due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but Gov. Phil Murphy’s trade mission trip to India with Choose New...

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The owner of a Vauxhall barbecue restaurant is the U.S. Small Business Administration’s New Jersey Small Business Person of the Year for 2020, the...

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Investment firm hires CEO for health care portfolio company

Ignite Venture Studio, a Princeton-based investment company focused on the digital health and beauty sectors, has hired a CEO for a new portfolio company...