NJBIZ - en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:00:00 EST Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/FOOD/170119788&source=RSS The most provocative food trends of 2017 Hoping to impress your clients with a home-cooked meal or an introduction to an exciting new restaurant? Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/FOOD/170119788&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119789&source=RSS Wage growth grew in Q4, ADP workforce report finds Overall wage growth increased by 2. 3 percent year over year across all industries in the fourth quarter of 2016, according to the ADP Workforce Vitality Report. The Roseland-based company said this corresponds with the 1. 9 percent growth in wages reported by the U. S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119789&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119790&source=RSS Nine N.J. colleges sign on to Big Data coalition Nine of the state's top colleges and universities have signed a memorandum of agreement to formally establish the New Jersey Big Data Alliance. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119790&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119791&source=RSS OF INTEREST Citing grizzlies, education nominee says states should determine school gun policies Betsy DeVos, President-elect Donald Trump's education secretary nominee, said it should be up to states whether guns are allowed in schools, citing grizzly bear protection as part of her answer. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119791&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119792&source=RSS U.S. 2,000 GM workers to lose jobs on Trump Inauguration Day Robert Sheridan is a 40-year-old GM worker who voted for Donald Trump. He can barely contain his excitement about Inauguration Day, even though it will be a rough day for him on a personal level. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119792&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119793&source=RSS N.J. Newark officials blast controversial axing of South Ward PATH station Newark officials are taking aim at the Port Authority's decision not to build a PATH station in the city's South Ward as part of a proposed extension of the rail line from to Newark Airport. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119793&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119794&source=RSS POLITICS Christie Mary Pat refused to move to D.C. for Trump White House job Gov. Chris Christie on Wednesday disclosed that first lady Mary Pat Christie had refused to move with the governor to Washington, D. C. , should he take a job in the Trump cabinet, and that this informed the governor's decision to turn down several cabinet-level slots. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119794&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119795&source=RSS N.J. Supreme Court rules 'gap years' in affordable housing obligations count The New Jersey Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that towns must factor in the so-called &#8220gap years&#8221 from 1999 through 2015 when calculating their affordable housing obligations. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119795&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119796&source=RSS Spotlight on Health Care Alzheimer's New Jersey makes its way after split from national group After completely rebranding and disassociating from the national Alzheimer's Association, the 1-year-old Alzheimer's New Jersey is standing on fairly stable ground. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119796&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119797&source=RSS Spotlight on Health Care End-of-life care industry faces issues of pay, skills and more Chrissy Buteas knows New Jersey has long been ranked among the lowest nationwide for the way it cares for its elderly population. As the CEO and president of the Home Care Hospice Association of New Jersey, she agrees with reports that show seniors and older adults face costly and unnecessary care at the end of their lives in this state. Most of. . . Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119797&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119798&source=RSS Spotlight on Health Care Hospitals find ethnic groups provide unique challenges in senior care Senior care in the state of New Jersey is a unique endeavor because of the state's large immigrant population. Industry experts have noted that some ethnicities have a greater tendency to keep aging family members at home, as opposed to placing them in nursing homes or other care facilities. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119798&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119799&source=RSS Spotlight on Health Care CareOne feels it's found formula for success CareOne is well-versed in the broad spectrum of services needed to run a successful senior care organization. Most of all, it knows one thing With an ever-increasing focus on this sector of health care, competition is rising. After 17 years in business, CareOne feels it&#8217s ready. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119799&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119800&source=RSS Spotlight on Health Care Companies seek niche amid growing need for home health services Four friends in New York City were watching and listening to the buzz around startups such as Uber in 2014, when they decided to take a stab at being entrepreneurs. Since two went to medical school and two had business experience, they decided to combine what they knew. With that, Vytalize Health was born. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119800&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119801&source=RSS Denholtz Associates reports significant lease activity in 2016 Denholtz Associates recently announced it had finalized over 1 million square feet of leasing transactions in 2016. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119801&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119802&source=RSS Inspira opens urgent care center in Haddon Twp. Inspira Health opened a new 7,400-square-foot urgent care center in Haddon Township. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119802&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119803&source=RSS No heading Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119803&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119804&source=RSS Bayer appoints president to lead its pharma business in the Americas Bayer, a global life sciences company, announced Tuesday it has appointed Dr. Carsten Brunn as president of its pharmaceutical business in the Americas, which includes the United States, Canada, Central and Latin America. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119804&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119805&source=RSS Roka Bioscience announces new CEO Roka Bioscience Inc. , a molecular diagnostics company, announced Tuesday it has appointed Mary Duseau as CEO and president, effective immediately. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119805&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119806&source=RSS OSHA cites concrete manufacturer, which faces 89K in penalties A Kenvil-based concrete manufacturer faces nearly 89,000 in penalties after citations from the U. S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119806&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119807&source=RSS Tough holiday season for Toys R Us, which took sales hit It wasn't too jolly this holiday season for Wayne-based retailer Toys R Us Inc. , which said Tuesday that same-store sales fell for the nine weeks ended Dec. 31, 2016. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170118/NJBIZ01/170119807&source=RSS