NJBIZ - en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Tue, 12 Dec 2017 12:38:02 EST Tue, 12 Dec 2017 12:38:02 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219973&source=RSS Monroe becomes first NJ town to offer EV charging station Monroe Township has become the first municipality in the state to open a public charging station for electric cars. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 11:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219973&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219974&source=RSS Medical Society of NJ launches platform for shared patient medical history The Medical Society of New Jersey has launched a new health information exchange that will make it easier for doctors to access the medical histories of their patients. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 11:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219974&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219975&source=RSS Marcus Millichap Multifamily boom to continue through Q4, 2018 In its recently released Q4 2017 Local Apartment Report for northern New Jersey, brokerage firm Marcus Millichap said it expects the boom in multifamily to continue through Q4 and into 2018. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 11:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219975&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/PAIDCONTENT/171219976&source=RSS Barry Ostrowsky Discusses RWJBarnabas-Rutgers Partnership on State of Affairs with Steve Adubato Barry Ostrowsky, President CEO of RWJBarnabas Health, explains their partnership with Rutgers University and how working together strengthens both organizations. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 10:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/PAIDCONTENT/171219976&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219977&source=RSS After Times Square explosion, Booker calls for more rail security officers Sen. Cory Booker said the federal government should &#8220beef up&#8221 security at rail stations, responding to a Monday morning attack at a station near the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219977&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219978&source=RSS Most-read Port Authority approves 750M in projects tied to Newark Liberty Airport expansion Board members of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey have approved a nearly 500 million in additional spending on the 2. 3 billion Terminal A Redevelopment Program at Newark Liberty International Airport. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219978&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219979&source=RSS New planetarium seeks to put NJ science center on travel map New Jersey's Liberty Science Center in Jersey City is aiming to take visitors into space in what they are billing as the largest planetarium in the Western Hemisphere. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219979&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219980&source=RSS Demand for NJ warehouse space skyrockets The growth of online shopping, which is stretching package delivery systems across the U. S. , is sparking a frenzy in New Jersey&#8217s commercial real estate market. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219980&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219981&source=RSS Shuttered Revel casino in Atlantic City sold, could reopen next year A Colorado-based group expects to pay 200 million for the former Revel and re-open the hotel-casino in May, Moody's Investors Service said. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219981&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219982&source=RSS Trump administration promises to clean up these NJ Superfund sites President Donald Trump's administration named three New Jersey locations -- more than any other state -- to a list of 21 Superfund sites to be immediately cleaned up. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219982&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219983&source=RSS Budget battle between Murphy, Christie intensifies The battle over New Jersey's financial situation intensified Monday as Gov. Chris Christie&#8217s administration openly accused Gov. -elect Phil Murphy of relying on inaccurate information about the state&#8217s budget in making demands of the sitting governor. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219983&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219984&source=RSS Debate over EV charging infrastructure starts to power up There are only several hundred electric-vehicle charging stations in New Jersey, and the discussion about who will build out that infrastructure is not surprisingly beginning to heat up. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219984&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219985&source=RSS Construction metric indicates strong economy The Associated Builders and Contractors&#8217 ABC reported that the Construction Backlog Indicator CBI set a record as it expanded to 9. 45 months during the third quarter of 2017, up 9. 8 percent from the second quarter to the longest backlog reading in the eight-year history of the series. CBI is up by 0. 8 months, or 9. 2 percent, on a. . . Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171212/NJBIZ01/171219985&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219986&source=RSS BUSINESS Siri, what's that song? Apple buys Shazam Siri may get a new ear for music. Apple AAPL confirmed Monday it is buying Shazam, a music recognition service that became an early favorite application of the smartphone era. Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219986&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219987&source=RSS MONEY Why bitcoin's success could be its downfall Digital currencies have been front-page news as the value of bitcoin, the most popular of the cryptocurrencies, continues to surge, albeit with wild fluctuations. Bitcoin backers argue that once digital currencies become widely used, governments will be unable to destroy them mdash users simply wonrsquot allow it. Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219987&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219988&source=RSS U.S. Suspect In Manhattan Subway Blast Was Wearing 'Low-Tech' Device New York City police say the suspect in Monday morning's explosion in a subway station tunnel near Times Square was wearing an improvised explosive device and that he suffered burns after it was detonated. Three other people sustained minor injuries. Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219988&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219989&source=RSS MonGroup Properties completes leasing at Jaclyn Heights Developer MonGroup Properties announced its final phase of Jaclyn Heights in West New York has been fully leased. The property, located at 5817 Jefferson Street, added 40 new rentals to the Jaclyn Heights complex and leased up within six months. Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219989&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219990&source=RSS Bill Hanson named to 2018 NAI Global Leadership Board NAI James E Hanson&#8217s president William C Hanson has been named to the Strategic Leadership Committee for the 2018 NAI Global Leadership Board, the brokerage firm recently announced. Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219990&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ04/171219991&source=RSS 2017 Business of the Year Mon, 11 Dec 2017 11:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ04/171219991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219992&source=RSS Port Authority approves 750m in projects tied to Newark Liberty Airport expansion Board members of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey have approved a nearly 500 million in additional spending on the 2. 3 billion Terminal A Redevelopment Program at Newark Liberty International Airport. Mon, 11 Dec 2017 10:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171211/NJBIZ01/171219992&source=RSS