Latest GOP tax plan is mixed bag for N.J., experts say

President Donald Trump and Republican leaders this week unveiled a framework to overhaul federal taxes in a way that New Jersey tax experts expect will get mixed reviews from local clients. The initial plan driving...

N.J. health commissioner to become hospital association CEO

The state’s health commissioner is going to be the new CEO and president of the New Jersey Hospital Association, according to a board of trustees announcement Tuesday. Cathleen Bennett, who has served as the commissioner...

Kean: N.J. needs business certainty to land firms such as Amazon

State Senate Minority Leader Tom Kean feels New Jersey has as much to offer Amazon as any other area of the country. But, if the state is going to win the right to build the...

Christie, pushing to keep Jersey kids in state, helps open NJIT center

The New Jersey Institute of Technology cut the ribbon on its $19 million Life Sciences and Engineering Center on Thursday morning. And Gov. Chris Christie made it perfectly clear who it is for: the students...

SBA bolsters bonding program for small construction contractors

Several changes took effect Wednesday that are meant to improve a U.S. Small Business Administration program that is said to be a boon for small New Jersey construction contracting companies and the wider Garden...

NJHA’s Ryan: New attempt to kill ACA would cost N.J. $3.9B in funds

The last-ditch attempt to replace the Affordable Care Act, a proposal by U.S. Sens. Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy, would cost New Jersey $3.9 billion in federal health care funds by 2026, according to...

Win or lose, trying for Amazon HQ2 can help Atlantic County: Experts

Amazon building a second headquarters could be the business boost Atlantic County needs — even if the online retail giant picks somewhere else. The county is joining what is expected to be a continent-wide search...

Christie unveils $200M, 25-initiative plan to fight N.J.’s opioid crisis

Gov. Chris Christie unveiled his plan to fight the opioid crisis in New Jersey on Tuesday afternoon, discussing some of the 25 new initiatives he will implement at a cost of approximately $200 million. Speaking...

At Affordability Summit, Guadagno maintains her focus on property taxes

Not only is New Jersey the state with the highest taxes, people who work in the state are now moving to neighboring states to avoid high property taxes, according to Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno. “You...

Manufacturing Caucus’ first meeting is Tuesday in Paterson

The bipartisan legislative Manufacturing Caucus will hold its first meeting at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in Paterson, it announced recently. The meeting, in the Rogers Meeting Center, 32 Spruce St., will include presentations on the challenges...

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Executive Moves: Blue Foundry, State Library and more

Executive Moves is an occasional feature on ROI-NJ.com describing some of the important personnel changes in the New Jersey business community. Reports are based...

Investors touts $2.2B in commercial lending transactions in 2020

Investors Bank completed $2.2 billion in commercial real estate lending transactions in 2020, it announced Friday. The Short Hills-based bank said in a news release...

Torricelli, speaking to biz group, says reopening nuclear accords with Iran would be big...

Former U.S. Sen. Bob Torricelli served with President Joe Biden for six years in the Senate. He called Biden a friend and said he...

Former District Court Judge Dickson to rejoin CSG, will serve in its litigation group

Joseph A. “Drew” Dickson has rejoined Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi as a member in its litigation group after serving for more than a decade...

Panel: Newark has everything industrial sector wants … except available land

Newark has so many of the qualities needed to be an industrial hotbed: access to the port, the airport, rail and road; a diverse...