Why doubling capacity for indoor dining won’t come close to doubling number of seats...

Gov. Phil Murphy is going back and forth regarding his desire to increase capacity for indoor dining. Last week, he indicated it was likely. This week — with COVID-19 cases on the rise —...

Is this the tax that breaks the back of business? Proposed Financial Transaction Tax...

The idea sounds great, in theory. As do all revenue-raisers, the new phrase for tax hikes. So, when an Assembly committee meets Monday to discuss a new hike on electronic stock trades processed in New...

Arthur’s Tavern — iconic institution in Morris Plains — illustrates challenges facing an industry...

Alice McGreevy looks out at the walls of Arthur’s Tavern, the restaurant her family has owned for more than six decades. They are walls covered with photos — many black and white — that portray...

Another step toward creation of North Brunswick train station serves as latest example of...

The Middlesex County Improvement Authority — along with the state Department of Transportation, New Jersey Transit and other partners — announced Thursday morning that it will initiate an request-for-proposal for the design and engineering...

Why N.J.’s big program for restaurants/bars may not be (anywhere close to) big enough

Marilou Halvorsen repeatedly said the words “grateful” and “appreciative.” As head of the New Jersey Restaurant & Hospitality Association, she was thrilled to hear Gov. Phil Murphy is directing $35 million toward her industry —...

Why Atlantic Health feels commitment to diversity hiring is seen as commitment to care

It’s a goal that aligns with the social discourse of the summer. And, yet, the desire of a major hospital system in the state to hire more people of color as doctors and nurses —...

Elnahal, University Hospital unveil new vision for Newark — and new logo

Sure, there was a media release, and Shereef Elnahal will be available for interviews to talk about the vision he has for University Hospital in Newark — a vision that comes complete with a...

Noted N.J. economist: Why next stimulus should be geared toward youngest workers

Plans for another stimulus package — one that figures to come in at around $2 trillion — appeared to be falling apart over the weekend as Republicans and Democrats in Washington, D.C.,  can’t decide...

At McCarter & English, record revenues and pro bono hours go hand-in-hand

The leaders of McCarter & English can talk about how the firm had record revenue … talk about how its ability to quickly transition to online law and pivot its services to COVID solutions...

At Jersey City Medical Center, the unique connection to the community they serve always...

Michael Prilutsky remembers it as a time when the entire staff at Jersey City Medical Center came together. A time when they put aside personal and safety concerns for their loved ones and did...

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The state’s Department of Labor & Workforce Development said Tuesday it has successfully processed supplemental unemployment payments for more than 500,000 people. Those eligible for...

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While acknowledging there still is a supply issue involving getting doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, Gov. Phil Murphy expressed optimism about the state’s fight...

Bridgewater office building sold, C&W says

A Bridgewater office building has been sold, according to real estate firm Cushman & Wakefield. The 58,233-square-foot property at 745 U.S. Highway 202/206 was sold...

3 top lawyers join Mandelbaum Salsburg as partners

Robert Scrivo, a former special counsel and assistant U.S. attorney working out of the Newark office, is one of three top lawyers to join...

JLL arranges $89.5M development loan, $48.8M acquisition loan

JLL Capital Markets has arranged the financing for a pair of projects, it announced Tuesday. In the first deal, the real estate services firm announced...