NJBIZ - Central Jersey http://www.njbiz.com/section/centralNJ Central Jersey News en-us Copyright 2018 NJBIZ Mon, 19 Mar 2018 20:20:07 EST Mon, 19 Mar 2018 20:20:07 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319833&source=RSS Murphy pledges 4 million-sq.-ft. innovation center in New Brunswick Gov. Phil Murphy unveiled plans to construct a new, state-of-the-art incubator hub in downtown New Brunswick that will serve as a research and innovation facility. Mon, 19 Mar 2018 15:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319833&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319862&source=RSS The kids are alright at Asbury Park festival Tom Bernard didn't just grow up a casual consumer of the Asbury Park arts scene. He was raised by it. Sun, 18 Mar 2018 20:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180319/NJBIZ01/180319862&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319869&source=RSS Johnson Johnson receives 2.1B offer for diabetes products unit New Brunswick-based Johnson Johnson has received a 2. 1 billion offer from private equity firm Platinum Equity to acquire its diabetes monitoring equipment division, LifeScan. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 16:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319869&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319886&source=RSS Developers acquire Linden land The partnership of Advance Realty and Greek Development are hoping to lure e-commerce and distribution tenants in search of Class A warehouse space to Linden with the acquisition of a 350-acre tract of land. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 12:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180316/NJBIZ01/180319886&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180315/NJBIZ01/180319919&source=RSS State Legislature seeking to cap or end 'cashing in' unused sick days New Jersey Senate Democrats introduced a bill that would cap the amount that all public workers may receive for not using unused sick pay at 15,000, while a Republican senator plans to present legislation to ban public workers altogether from &#8220cashing in&#8221 unused sick days when they retire. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 07:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180315/NJBIZ01/180319919&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180314/NJBIZ01/180319923&source=RSS MedExpress to open 21st location in NJ MedExpress Urgent Care, a neighborhood health care provider, will open a new office in Linden, its 21st location in the state. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 16:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180314/NJBIZ01/180319923&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180314/NJBIZ01/180319930&source=RSS Murphy vows not to raise fares on NJ Transit trains, buses New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy vowed not to raise fares on NJ Transit trains and buses Wednesday during a meeting with the agency&#8217s Board of Directors. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180314/NJBIZ01/180319930&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180314/NJBIZ01/180319943&source=RSS NJBIZ Best Places to Work in NJ 2018 Large companies There's more than one way to be the best. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 07:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180314/NJBIZ01/180319943&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180313/NJBIZ01/180319948&source=RSS Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey earns accreditation The Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey has earned accreditation as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Tue, 13 Mar 2018 12:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180313/NJBIZ01/180319948&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180313/NJBIZ01/180319949&source=RSS Fourteen Rutgers students, graduates earn Fulbright grants Rutgers University-New Brunswick students and graduates earned 14 Fulbright grants during the current academic year. Tue, 13 Mar 2018 12:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180313/NJBIZ01/180319949&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180313/NJBIZ01/180319959&source=RSS NJBIZ Best Places to Work in NJ 2018 Medium companies There's more than one way to be the best. Tue, 13 Mar 2018 07:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180313/NJBIZ01/180319959&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180312/NJBIZ01/180319961&source=RSS NJ Chamber hires new director of government relations The New Jersey Chamber of Commerce has announced Laura Hahn as director of government relations. Mon, 12 Mar 2018 16:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180312/NJBIZ01/180319961&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180312/NJBIZ01/180319962&source=RSS RWJBarnabas to open additional physician centers this year RWJBarnabas Health is planning to build on its expansion into ambulatory and outpatient care this year, as it plans to open an additional seven outpatient offices to provide both primary and specialty care. Mon, 12 Mar 2018 15:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180312/NJBIZ01/180319962&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180312/NJBIZ01/180319969&source=RSS Report Charter schools enroll fewer special-ed, limited-English students A Rutgers University report found New Jersey charter schools have grown significantly but continue to enroll proportionally fewer special-education students and those with limited-English proficiency than their sending district public schools. Mon, 12 Mar 2018 12:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180312/NJBIZ01/180319969&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180309/NJBIZ01/180309835&source=RSS EPA awards money to retrofit school buses in four NJ towns The U. S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded money to retrofit 27 school buses in four New Jersey towns. Fri, 09 Mar 2018 07:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180309/NJBIZ01/180309835&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180308/NJBIZ01/180309838&source=RSS Judge upholds affordable housing rules affecting West Windsor, Princeton Mercer County Judge Mary Jacobson has issued a ruling that upholds a previous judicial finding that West Windsor and Princeton must meet certain fair housing obligations. Thu, 08 Mar 2018 16:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180308/NJBIZ01/180309838&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180308/NJBIZ01/180309844&source=RSS NJ pharma company to sell generic version of Tamiflu Piscataway-based Camber Pharmaceuticals is set to sell a cheaper version of Tamiflu under the generic name Oseltamivir Posphate Capsules. Thu, 08 Mar 2018 13:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180308/NJBIZ01/180309844&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180308/NJBIZ01/180309845&source=RSS More than 207,000 NJ homes, businesses without power More than 207,000 New Jersey homes and businesses were without power by midday Thursday as a result of Wednesday's snowstorm. Thu, 08 Mar 2018 12:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180308/NJBIZ01/180309845&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180308/NJBIZ01/180309849&source=RSS Sitex Group sells industrial property in Avenel Brokerage firm Cushman Wakefield announced Sitex Group has sold two industrial properties at 191 Blair Road and 215 Blair Road, Avenel for 65 million. Thu, 08 Mar 2018 12:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180308/NJBIZ01/180309849&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180308/NJBIZ01/180309850&source=RSS Princeton fund awards money to science, engineering projects Princeton University&#8217s Eric and Wendy Schmidt Transformative Technology Fund has awarded money to three projects in the field of science and engineering. Thu, 08 Mar 2018 12:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180308/NJBIZ01/180309850&source=RSS