NJBIZ - South Jersey http://www.njbiz.com/section/southNJ South Jersey News en-us Copyright 2014 NJBIZ Sun, 28 Dec 2014 19:24:17 EST Sun, 28 Dec 2014 19:24:17 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141223/NJBIZ01/141229904&source=RSS A closer look at the biggest real estate stories of 2014 You might look at this list and see some familiar themes from 2013. That&#8217s because nearly every major story in New Jersey&#8217s commercial real estate industry from last year continued to evolve in 2014. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 12:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141223/NJBIZ01/141229904&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141223/NJBIZ01/141229923&source=RSS Visiting nurses, doctors team up for innovative primary care coordination When the Visiting Nurse Association Health Group and Visiting Physician Services announced their merger last month, they were already linked by a common mission bringing care into the homes of the seriously ill and the frail elderly, for whom it's often a major challenge to venture out into the community for medical care. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 10:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141223/NJBIZ01/141229923&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141223/NJBIZ01/141229928&source=RSS American Water division acquires residential systems Voorhees-based American Water's subsidiary Missouri American Water has acquired a water and sewer system in that state, it said Tuesday. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 10:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141223/NJBIZ01/141229928&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141222/NJBIZ01/141229973&source=RSS Lab-supply maker, contractor awarded Defense pacts A pair of New Jersey companies won contracts from the Department of Defense, it announced Friday. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141222/NJBIZ01/141229973&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141222/NJBIZ01/141229983&source=RSS Source Christie to keynote 2015 N.J. Chamber 'Walk to Washington' dinner According to a source close to the matter, Gov. Chris Christie will again deliver the keynote address at a congressional dinner hosted by the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce as part of its annual &#8220Walk to Washington&#8221 event on February 19. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141222/NJBIZ01/141229983&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141222/NJBIZ01/312229990&source=RSS The futurist Barrood, the new head of the Tech Council, has ideas to spur growth When Maxine Ballen, founding president and CEO of the New Jersey Technology Council, announced her plans to step down after 18 years to pursue other avenues, the board began an exhaustive search to replace the enduring figure. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141222/NJBIZ01/312229990&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141222/NJBIZ01/312229997&source=RSS The advocate As new head of NJBIA, Siekerka makes it a policy to push for businesses Michele Siekerka may have spent much of the past four years in the public sector with the state Department of Environmental Protection, but the private sector has always called her name. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141222/NJBIZ01/312229997&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141222/NJBIZ01/312229998&source=RSS The communicator Singleton is making his voice heard and his name known in Trenton When it comes to the debate over corporate incentives, Assemblyman Troy Singleton D-Mount Laurel gets personal. That's because, in his Burlington County district, he's seen it all. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141222/NJBIZ01/312229998&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141219/NJBIZ01/141219735&source=RSS Brick firm bolsters its skilled nursing facility holdings Brick-based real estate firm Tryko Partners LLC announced Thursday that it has acquired a skilled nursing facility in the township and plans a 1 million upgrade program there. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 10:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141219/NJBIZ01/141219735&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219751&source=RSS Cape Bank moving into commercial real estate market Cape Bank, based in Cape May Court House, has hired a banking industry veteran to lead its new commercial real estate team, it said Thursday. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219751&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219756&source=RSS Icahn backing out of deal to save Taj Casino union A deal brokered between billionaire investor Carl Icahn and Atlantic City's casino workers union that would save the financially troubled Trump Taj Mahal has fallen through, Unite Here 54 President Bob McDevitt says. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219756&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219763&source=RSS S. Jersey manufacturers see growth ahead, but health care costs remain a concern Manufacturing activity continues to grow, and firms remain optimistic for the next six months, according to December's monthly Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey from the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, which includes southern New Jersey. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219763&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219767&source=RSS LogistiCenter Logan expanding with new 171,000 sq. ft. building A Nevada company has begun construction on a new facility in its Logan Township industrial park, it said Thursday. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219767&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219769&source=RSS Whiting center sold for 11.5M A shopping center in Whiting has changed hands for 11. 5 million, according to real estate services firm Marcus Millichap. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219769&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219778&source=RSS Deal could save Trump Taj Mahal, report says The bankrupt Trump Taj Mahal could avoid its planned shutdown this weekend under a deal struck between billionaire investor Carl Icahn and the union representing some 1,100 employees there, according to a report by The New York Post. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141218/NJBIZ01/141219778&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141217/NJBIZ01/141219782&source=RSS Henry Rowan donates 15M to university's College of Engineering Henry Rowan, philanthropist and engineer, has donated 15 million to Rowan University's college of engineering, the college's president, Ali Houshmand, announced Wednesday. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141217/NJBIZ01/141219782&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219815&source=RSS The growing gap between New Jersey and the national economy It&#8217s no secret that the closing of four of Atlantic City&#8217s casinos, and the potential closing of a fifth, has the potential to be a tremendous blow to the state&#8217s economy. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141216/NJBIZ01/141219815&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219848&source=RSS TD Bank names mortgage leader TD Bank announced Monday that it has named a new senior vice president, head of pricing and secondary markets in product management. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219848&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219852&source=RSS Rutgers-Eagleton poll Most New Jerseyans skipped Black Friday sales According to a new Rutgers-Eagleton poll, less than 40 percent of New Jersey residents shopped on Black Friday. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219852&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219853&source=RSS Moving company CEO sees trends in major companies' comings and goings New Jersey remains a major corporate headquarters hub &#8212 especially for the pharmaceutical and financial service industries &#8212 and the state's economy benefits when corporations are encouraged to base their operations here, said Peter Toscano, whose Elizabeth moving company relocates corporate executives to the state nationally and. . . Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20141215/NJBIZ01/141219853&source=RSS