Lalevee on how many jobs infrastructure proposal would bring — and why he thinks...

The nearly $2 trillion infrastructure bill that President Joe Biden rolled out Wednesday had elected officials and transportation specialists all across the country dreaming of all the projects that could be coming their way....

Fighting hate: For Kim, Grewal — it’s deeply personal

U.S. Rep. Andy Kim was just back from Georgia, back from a trip he didn’t want to take. He has been meeting with the families of the victims of the recent killings of Asian Americans...

Why we created our Women in Business list

Dr. Margarita Camacho is the surgical director of the world-renowned cardiac transplant and mechanical assist device program at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center. Has been since 2015. In that time, she has authored numerous articles, book...

Great food, heartwarming stories — and many thanks: How vaccine is creating special bond...

The empanadas are much appreciated. As is the Jollof rice. And the variety of Polish dishes the staff had never experienced before. Then, there is the assortment of cookies and pastries — all of...

Why Milanaik is confident his 1.4M sq. ft. offering in Phillipsburg will go quickly

Jeff Milanaik knows industrial buildings of more than 1 million square feet are hard to find. “If you look at opportunities in that size ranging from the Delaware Bridge up to North Jersey and out...

Chung: Why Asian business community must speak out about hate — and why that...

Jenny Chung, the president of the New Jersey chapter of the Asian Pacific American Lawyers Association, is thrilled to see all the rallies across the country showing support for the Asian community in this...

ConnectOne’s Sorrentino sees bright future — if businesses are willing to change

Frank Sorrentino says ConnectOne Bank hears it all the time. Clients are searching for ways to right their businesses — to get them back to where they were, before the COVID-19 pandemic. He says...

At Summit Health, new brand includes plans to expand

Dr. Jeff Le Benger can finish the sentence himself. He knows the potential of his new brand, Summit Health, which was introduced Thursday morning. “I think this brand puts us in a point where we...

Why Kawaida Towers in Newark will serve as symbol of past — and future

Mayor Ras Baraka tried to deny the historical significance of the announcement — if only for a few minutes. He told the crowd assembled in Newark on Wednesday that the most important thing about the...

Harmon bowled over by continued outreach to Black business community

John Harmon rattles off the names of the banks: Columbia … OceanFirst … Lakeland … Investors … Valley. “When the second round of (the Paycheck Protection Program) came out, I heard from the CEOs at...

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EDA announces dates (in May) you can apply for $85M in recently announced grants

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority announced Wednesday it will begin accepting applications in May for a number of the recently announced programs that...

Komline-Sanderson acquires waste-reduction systems business

Komline-Sanderson, a Peapack-based maker of equipment for wastewater management and other industrial applications, has acquired a company specializing in waste-reduction systems for the food...

Makerhoods, live/work program in which entrepreneurs create community, is coming to Newark

Makerhoods, a live/work program designed to elevate makers, artisans and other creative individuals looking to grow their passions and microbusinesses into thriving businesses, is...

On anniversary of peak hospitalizations in state, NJHA’s Bennett reflects — and looks to...

Cathy Bennett, the CEO of the New Jersey Hospital Association, remembers when she feared the state was reaching its COVID-19 breaking point. It was last...

DoorDash to help deliver 100K hot meals in Bergen County

The Bergen County Food Security Task Force has launched Project Dash, a partnership with DoorDash to deliver 100,000 hot meals to nonprofits across the...