NJBIZ - NJBIZ Daily News http://www.njbiz.com/section/daily NJBIZ Daily News News en-us Copyright 2018 NJBIZ Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:24:54 EST Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:24:54 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919833&source=RSS Murphy to propose investor protection rule for NJ brokers New Jersey public officials plan to introduce an Obama-era consumer protection law that would regulate the state&#8217s investment brokers, Gov. Phil Murphy said. Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919833&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919834&source=RSS PSEG readies for cooler weather with residential rate decrease There&#8217s good news for Public Service Electric and Gas Co. &#8217s residential gas customers Starting next month your rates are coming down. Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919834&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919835&source=RSS Covanta completes 45M Fla. acquisition Covanta Holding Corp. has completed its acquisition and taken over operations of two waste-to-energy facilities in West Palm Beach, Fla. , bringing its total in the state to eight. Tue, 18 Sep 2018 13:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919835&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919836&source=RSS Cognizant acquires Kansas-based Salesforce partner Teaneck-based professional services firm Cognizant has acquired Advanced Technology Group of Kansas, the company announced Tuesday. Tue, 18 Sep 2018 13:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919836&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919837&source=RSS Senate proposes buyback program for foreclosed homes Towns and community development organizations would be able to turn foreclosed homes into affordable housing under a measure approved by the Senate Economic Growth Committee. Tue, 18 Sep 2018 13:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919837&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919838&source=RSS Edison Partners makes fourth Midwest investment Edison Partners is leading a 4 million growth investment in Sigstr, a software-as-service platform providing email signature marketing services, the growth-equity investment firm said Tuesday. Tue, 18 Sep 2018 13:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919838&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919840&source=RSS Senate to vote on Murphy's changes to AC airport tax break bill Lawmakers plan to have another go at a bill which Gov. Phil Murphy conditionally vetoed in August that called for the creation of a Garden State Growth Zone in the area surrounding the Atlantic City International Airport. Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919840&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919852&source=RSS Murphy, unions strike deal on changes to health care plans New Jersey will save nearly half a billion dollars on health care costs over the next two years following a deal struck between the governor&#8217s office and the state&#8217s public-sector unions, including the New Jersey Education Association, the state&#8217s largest, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 15:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919852&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919853&source=RSS MSNJ signs on for 7-state medical society health exchange The Medical Society of New Jersey and those of six other states have formed the Health Equity Network for Change, the group announced Monday. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 15:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919853&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919854&source=RSS BPU to solicit applications for offshore wind generation New Jersey&#8217s public utilities board will begin accepting applications on Sept. 20 to develop 1,100 megawatts of offshore wind. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919854&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919855&source=RSS ZenFi Networks, Cross River Fiber complete merger ZenFi Networks announced Monday it has completed its merger with Morristown-based Cross River Fiber, which will now operate as ZenFi Networks. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919855&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919856&source=RSS And Emplify makes three Edison Partners invests 7.5M more in Midwest Edison Partners is leading a 7. 5 million growth investment in Emplify, the company announced Monday. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919856&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919857&source=RSS Cushman clears construction financing for Hackensack multifamily Work is set to begin on a new, 235-unit multifamily development in Hackensack, Cushman Wakefield said Monday, following its arrangement of approximately 52 million in construction financing. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919857&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919858&source=RSS West Essex Graphics expands in Fairfield West Essex Graphics has expanded its Fairfield facility, the company said Monday. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919858&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919859&source=RSS Clifford Goldman, 75, dies was NJ treasurer from 1976-82 Clifford Goldman, New Jersey state treasurer from 1976 to 1982 and a principal architect of the Byrne administration's school finance reform package that led to adoption of the state's first income tax in 1976, died Sunday at his home in Ewing Township. He was 75. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919859&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180914/NJBIZ01/180919900&source=RSS Rutgers opens 115M chemistry research building Rutgers University on Friday officially opened its new four-story, 115 million square Chemistry and Chemical Biology Building. Fri, 14 Sep 2018 14:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180914/NJBIZ01/180919900&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180914/NJBIZ01/180919901&source=RSS Bergen County mixed medical-retail spot signs three leases Metro Eye Care, Sport and Spine and Bergen Oral Surgery have all signed leases for the Franklin Lakes Towne Square, Cushman Wakefield Healthcare Practice Group Senior Director Jeffrey Prezant announced Friday. Fri, 14 Sep 2018 14:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180914/NJBIZ01/180919901&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180914/NJBIZ01/180919902&source=RSS Tri-State becomes SB One Insurance Agency Tri-State Insurance Agency is now SB One Insurance Agency, the firm revealed Friday. Fri, 14 Sep 2018 14:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180914/NJBIZ01/180919902&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180914/NJBIZ01/180919903&source=RSS S3 Agency expands S Free program for startups Startups looking for some free marketing assistance take note Boonton-based The S3 Agency, which bills itself as &#8220The New York Agency in New Jersey,&#8221 has expanded its S Free program to include companies based outside of the Garden State. Fri, 14 Sep 2018 14:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180914/NJBIZ01/180919903&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180914/NJBIZ01/180919904&source=RSS Henri Bendel closing stores, website in January The iconic brown-and-white-striped bags are to be no more. Fri, 14 Sep 2018 14:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180914/NJBIZ01/180919904&source=RSS