NJBIZ - North Jersey http://www.njbiz.com/section/northNJ North Jersey News en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Wed, 20 Sep 2017 03:53:52 EST Wed, 20 Sep 2017 03:53:52 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170919/NJBIZ01/170919830&source=RSS N.Y. Jets, MT Bank strike community bank partnership The New York Jets, based in The Green at Florham Park, announced today that a multiyear partnership with MT Bank has been struck through which the bank has been named the &#8216Official Community Bank of the New York Jets&#8217. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 13:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170919/NJBIZ01/170919830&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170919/NJBIZ01/170919831&source=RSS Prudential names new chief actuary Newark-based Prudential Financial Inc. announced Monday that Candace Woods has been promoted to chief actuary and senior vice president. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 13:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170919/NJBIZ01/170919831&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170919/NJBIZ01/170919835&source=RSS Colliers announces new senior managing director Commercial real estate firm Colliers International recently announced Thomas Shirocky has joined the brokerage firm to serve as a senior managing director in its regional consulting firm division. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170919/NJBIZ01/170919835&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170919/NJBIZ01/170919836&source=RSS Hampshire sells fully leased retail center in Mt. Laurel Commercial real estate investment firm the Hampshire Companies recently announced it completed the sale of an 88,265-square-foot retail shopping center, the Towne Square Shopping Center in Mt. Laurel. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170919/NJBIZ01/170919836&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170919/INDINSIGHTS/170919838&source=RSS Blockchain Changing the world, starting in New Jersey By now, you've probably heard that &#8220blockchain will change the world. &#8221 Notwithstanding massive recent hype, it almost certainly will. And its impact will be even larger right here in New Jersey, because we're at the heart of many of the industries it's likely to transform. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 10:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170919/INDINSIGHTS/170919838&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170918/NJBIZ01/170919850&source=RSS Unity Bank opens new N.J. location in North Jersey Unity Bank announced recently it plans to open its second Bergen County branch in November. Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170918/NJBIZ01/170919850&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170918/NJBIZ01/170919855&source=RSS Guadagno touts plan to lower property tax hikes State gubernatorial candidate and current Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno touted her plan to minimize property tax increases during Opportunity New Jersey&#8217s Affordability Summit on Monday. Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170918/NJBIZ01/170919855&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170918/NJBIZ01/170919856&source=RSS Mack-Cali unveils Harborside improvement plan Owner and developer Mack-Cali Realty Corp. recently unveiled a 75 million capital improvements project to upgrade its 4. 3 million square-foot development on the Jersey City waterfront. Mon, 18 Sep 2017 13:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170918/NJBIZ01/170919856&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170918/NJBIZ01/170919858&source=RSS N.J.-based First Bank acquires Bucks County Bank for 27.2M Hamilton-based First Bank announced Monday it has completed its merger agreement with Bucks County Bank. Mon, 18 Sep 2017 12:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170918/NJBIZ01/170919858&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170918/NJBIZ01/170919870&source=RSS New Jerseyans want more arts education without paying for it New Jerseyans nearly unanimously agree that arts education is &#8220very&#8221 or &#8220somewhat&#8221 important, but revealed preferences show few are willing to front the bill. Mon, 18 Sep 2017 08:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170918/NJBIZ01/170919870&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170915/NJBIZ01/170919887&source=RSS Virtua opens doors to new medical center in Marlton Virtua Medical Group, a nonprofit network of doctors and one of the state&#8217s largest employers, has opened a 32,568-square-feet medical center in Shoppes and Residences at Renaissance Square in Marlton. Fri, 15 Sep 2017 13:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170915/NJBIZ01/170919887&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170915/NJBIZ01/170919897&source=RSS State's top Republican outlines legislative plan to lure Amazon State Senate minority leader Tom Kean has outlined a legislative plan to entice Amazon to choose New Jersey as the location to construct its 5 billion &#8220HQ2&#8221 facility. Fri, 15 Sep 2017 12:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170915/NJBIZ01/170919897&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170915/NJBIZ01/170919901&source=RSS PSEG hires Union County top prosecutor The Public Service Enterprise Group, the state&#8217s largest provider of electricity, has hired the top prosecutor for Union County for the past four years, Grace Park, as a litigator and general counsel. Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170915/NJBIZ01/170919901&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170915/NJBIZ01/170919902&source=RSS Colliers International names senior managing director Colliers International announced recently that Thomas Shirocky has joined the firm as senior managing director in its regional consulting group. Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170915/NJBIZ01/170919902&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170915/NJBIZ01/170919904&source=RSS CycleBar opens Livingston franchise Commercial real estate firm Eastman Companies recently announced one of its tenants at The Shoppes at the Livingston Circle, CycleBar, has officially opened its 3,200-square-foot studio at the property. Fri, 15 Sep 2017 11:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170915/NJBIZ01/170919904&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170914/NJBIZ01/170919922&source=RSS EDA grants 15.4 million to trio of companies A Brooklyn-based online food company, Gourmet Nut, was granted 1. 2 million in tax incentives over 10 years by the state&#8217s Economic Development Authority. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 13:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170914/NJBIZ01/170919922&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170914/NJBIZ01/170919923&source=RSS Camden West property sells for 7.5 million Lindenwold&#8217s Summit Place, a renovated garden-style community with 148 units, has sold for 7. 5 million. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 12:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170914/NJBIZ01/170919923&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170914/NJBIZ01/170919924&source=RSS Frontline Medical Communications expands digital publishing, sales support teams Frontline Medical Communications, a Parsippany-based provider of digital, print and live events for health care professionals, announced Wednesday it has expanded its digital publishing and sales support teams. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 11:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170914/NJBIZ01/170919924&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170914/NJBIZ01/170919925&source=RSS HFF announces 18.7M acquisition financing for North Jersey retail center Holliday Fenoglio Fowler L. P. , a Florham Park-based real estate broker, announced Wednesday the 18. 7 million acquisition for West Belt Plaza, a retail center in North Jersey. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 11:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170914/NJBIZ01/170919925&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170914/NJBIZ01/170919926&source=RSS N.J. submits RFP to bring Amazon HQ2 to New Jersey The New Jersey Partnership for Action announced plans last week to submit a response to Amazon&#8217s Request for Proposals RFP seeking a location for its second corporate headquarters. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 11:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170914/NJBIZ01/170919926&source=RSS