NJBIZ - Business News http://www.njbiz.com NJBIZ News NJBIZ News en-us Copyright 2018 NJBIZ Wed, 23 May 2018 00:22:02 EST Wed, 23 May 2018 00:22:02 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529943&source=RSS NJ Transit adds touch screen kiosks on Hudson-Bergen line NJ Transit is piloting touch screen kiosks at stations along the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail line, allowing customers to access service information, maps and alerts to stay informed of travel options. Tue, 22 May 2018 14:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529943&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529944&source=RSS Manufacturing Cabinet formed to train workers A Manufacturing Cabinet has been formed by accounting and tax firm WithumSmithBrown, the Morris County Chamber of Commerce, Somerset County Business Partnership and the New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program. Tue, 22 May 2018 14:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529944&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529945&source=RSS Bill looks to keep state parks open if government shut downs With the possibility of budget impasse triggering a government shutdown just before the July 4 weekend, a piece of legislation might put to rest any worries that tourists would be locked out of their favorite summertime state beaches and parks. Tue, 22 May 2018 14:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529945&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529946&source=RSS NJBIZ panel Cannibusiness can be complicated Want to get into the cannabis business? Study up on regulations and start building connections now, experts say, because once it's legal, it'll almost be too late. Tue, 22 May 2018 14:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529946&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529948&source=RSS BofA introduces AI app for retail customers Bank of America will introduce an app employing intelligence for retail customers on July 1. Tue, 22 May 2018 13:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529948&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529950&source=RSS Marcus Millichap completes sale of Union City mixed-use building Marcus Millichap recently wrapped up the sale of a mixed-use building in Union City for almost 1. 8 million. Tue, 22 May 2018 13:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529950&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529951&source=RSS NAI Hanson negotiates sale of Elmwood Park industrialflex facility NAI James E. Hanson real estate firm has negotiated the sale of a 45,000-square-foot industrialflex building in Elmwood Park. Tue, 22 May 2018 11:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529951&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529952&source=RSS Hackensack Performing Arts Center wins Historic Preservation Award The DMR Architects-designed Hackensack Performing Arts Center recently received the 2018 Bergen County Historic Preservation Award for its adaptive reuse of the former Masonic Temple in downtown Hackensack. Tue, 22 May 2018 11:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529952&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529954&source=RSS Four towns receive 1M in Transit Village grants Four New Jersey communities have received grants totaling 1 million in the 2018 Transit Village grant program. Tue, 22 May 2018 11:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529954&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529965&source=RSS Advance Realty Executive Quarters at Bedminster wins TOBY award Advance Realty Executive Quarters at Bedminster has been named The Outstanding Building of the Year by the New Jersey chapter of the Building Owners and Managers Association. Tue, 22 May 2018 07:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180522/NJBIZ01/180529965&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529969&source=RSS Cohen Seglias expands New Jersey office Three attorneys had joined Cohen, Seglias, Pallas, Greenhall Furman PC&#8217s Newark office. Mon, 21 May 2018 13:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529969&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529970&source=RSS State budget projections dip 45 million New Jersey's budget for the 2018 and 2019 fiscal years, according to the Office of Legislative Services, were a combined 45 million less than what they projected in April. Mon, 21 May 2018 13:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529970&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529971&source=RSS 286M turnpike interchange improvements completed A 286 million construction project designed to ease congestion through Interchange 14A on the Newark Bay-Hudson County Extension of the New Jersey Turnpike opened Monday. Mon, 21 May 2018 13:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529971&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529972&source=RSS Monmouth County bridge to reopen The Monmouth County bridge over Matawan Creek at West Front Street and Amboy Avenue in Aberdeen Township is set to reopen at 8 a. m. Tuesday. Mon, 21 May 2018 13:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529972&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529973&source=RSS Jersey City extends Newark Avenue pedestrian plaza Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop has signed an executive order extending the Newark Avenue pedestrian plaza to Jersey Avenue. Mon, 21 May 2018 13:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529973&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529974&source=RSS Bussel Realty brokers sale of Piscataway industrial facility Edison-based Bussel Realty Corp. arranged the sale of a 33,000-square-foot industrial building in Piscataway for more than 4. 1 million. Mon, 21 May 2018 13:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529974&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529975&source=RSS New retail coming to Bell Works City Barn Country Penthouse, Dimension Dental and OceanFirst Bank have signed first-time leases for retail locations in Bell Works in Holmdel. Mon, 21 May 2018 12:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529975&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529976&source=RSS Work in progress State strives to boost business diversity It can be a daunting challenge translating population diversity into workplace and entrepreneurial di-versity. Mon, 21 May 2018 10:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529976&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529987&source=RSS United Way CRE event honors Hollister head coach, Ironside Newark Hollister Construction Services Head Coach Chris Johnson was raised against a backdrop of giving back, with volunteerism and a sense of community instilled in him at an early age. Mon, 21 May 2018 07:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529987&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529993&source=RSS NJMEP, nonprofit combine to prepare next-gen workforce It doesn't help manufacturers' recruiting efforts that their prospects believe &#8212 wrongly, in most cases &#8212 that the positions they seek to fill are low-paying. Sun, 20 May 2018 22:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180521/NJBIZ01/180529993&source=RSS