NJBIZ - Morning Roundup http://www.njbiz.com/section/roundup Morning Roundup News en-us Copyright 2015 NJBIZ Fri, 06 Mar 2015 06:43:22 EST Fri, 06 Mar 2015 06:43:22 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309889&source=RSS Judge tells Revel to seek better offer, putting 82M Straub deal on hold A federal bankruptcy judge told the owners of the failed Revel Casino Hotel Atlantic City to seek other offers, published reports said, declining to approve the 82 million deal that was struck last week with Florida developer Glenn Straub. Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309889&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309890&source=RSS Winter storm cancels more than 700 flghts at area airports More than 700 flights today have been cancelled at the region's three major airports due to the weather, though delays have been minimal for planes that are taking off and landing. Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309890&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309891&source=RSS The high cost of Jersey How to retire in the Garden State New Jersey is one of the most expensive states in which to live. While many say they can't wait to leave, many more say they wouldn't go, even if they could. What makes the Garden State such a bad financial deal for families? And why do some choose to stay despite it all? Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309891&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309892&source=RSS Sweeney pledges to stop Christie from scaling back Exxon Mobil settlement Stepping up his criticism of a controversial settlement in a decade-old pollution suit, state Senate President Stephen M. Sweeney D-Gloucester yesterday vowed to scuttle a reported agreement that would allow Exxon Mobil Corp. to pay only 250 million instead of the 8. 9 billion the state originally sought. Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309892&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309894&source=RSS Most-read Former Raritan Bay exec joins St. Francis Medical Center in key role St. Francis Medical Center in Trenton has named a new chief administrative officer, it announced Tuesday. Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309894&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309895&source=RSS ICYMI 'RBF' might be a funny Internet bit, but for women in business, it's not necessarily a laughing matter NJBIZ is talking about &#8220RBF. &#8221 And yes, we've asked ourselves the questions you might be asking yourself right now What relevance does this have in the workplace? Is this topic sexist? Should we write this story at all? But, after calling around the state asking more than a dozen C-suite women in multiple industries to weigh in on the. . . Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309895&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309896&source=RSS Indoor soccer facility coming to Carlstadt A vacant warehouse in Carlstadt will become the home of a European-style sports center focused on soccer &#8212 and only soccer &#8212 its developers announced recently. Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309896&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309897&source=RSS Bussel Realty brokers sale of industrial facility in Linden Real estate services firm Bussel Realty Corp. announced Wednesday that it has arranged the sale of an industrial facility in Linden. Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309897&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309898&source=RSS Berkeley College launching MBA program this fall Berkeley College announced Tuesday that it will offer its first master's degree program &#8212 a Master of Business Administration in Management &#8212 just in time for fall semester to start in September 2015. Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/NJBIZ01/150309898&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309919&source=RSS The High Cost of Jersey Why we leave New Jersey is one of the most expensive states in which to live. While many say they can't wait to leave, many more say they wouldn't go, even if they could. What makes the Garden State such a bad financial deal for families? And why do some choose to stay despite it all? Wed, 04 Mar 2015 08:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309919&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309920&source=RSS NJ Transit's plan to close 80M budget gap Increase fares and cut back service The hundreds of thousands of passengers who ride NJ Transit buses and trains every day will likely see their first across-the-board fare hikes in five years as the public transportation agency prepares to address an 80 million budget gap. The move comes despite a proposed boost in state funding and a plan to reduce spending by 40 million through. . . Wed, 04 Mar 2015 08:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309920&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309921&source=RSS Wisniewski Regional projects also in danger without Transportation Trust Fund solution It's not just existing roads, bridges and tunnels that are threatened by New Jersey's nearly insolvent Transportation Trust Fund &#8212 but also long-term, regional projects such as the trans-Hudson Gateway tunnel and the proposed No. 7 subway line extension to Secaucus. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 08:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309921&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309922&source=RSS Most-read Study finds there are too many hospitals in Newark area, recommends three change their focus of care There are too many hospitals beds and too much duplication of medical services in the Newark area, where five hospitals lost an aggregate 32 million in 2013, according to a report released late Monday by a health care consultant that recommends Newark's Saint Michael's Medical Center and East Orange General Hospital cease operating as in-patient. . . Wed, 04 Mar 2015 08:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309922&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309923&source=RSS Vitamin Shoppe names new CEO Vitamin Shoppe, the North Bergen-based maker of nutritional products, announced Tuesday that it has hired a new chief executive officer. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 08:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309923&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309924&source=RSS Former Raritan Bay exec joins St. Francis Medical Center in key role St. Francis Medical Center in Trenton has named a new chief administrative officer, it announced Tuesday. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 08:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309924&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309925&source=RSS Dayton warehouse faces 63K in fines after electrocution incident A Dayton distribution company faces 63,000 in fines after being cited for 10 violations by the U. S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration in the wake of an employee electrocution last year. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 08:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309925&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309926&source=RSS Breaking Glass The power dynamics behind 'RBF' A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog in response to a particularly troublesome Carl&#8217s Jr. advertisement. Usually, when I am working on a Breaking Glass blog, I&#8217ll run the idea past some of the female staff members in the office to see if my topic is something they&#8217ve noticed or been affected by or if I&#8217m completely off base. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 08:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309926&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309927&source=RSS Breaking Glass Living with 'RBF' #8212 NJBIZ staffers share their experiences The article about Resting Bitch Face was born from an overheard conversation between three NJBIZ staffers &#8212 Meg Fry, Danielle Mack and Emily Bader &#8212 who all had varying experiences &#8220living with&#8221 RBF. Here are their stories Wed, 04 Mar 2015 08:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309927&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309928&source=RSS ICYMI 'RBF' might be funny, but for women in business it's not necessarily a laughing matter NJBIZ is talking about &#8220RBF. &#8221 And yes, we've asked ourselves the questions you might be asking yourself right now What relevance does this have in the workplace? Is this topic sexist? Should we write this story at all? But, after calling around the state asking more than a dozen C-suite women in multiple industries to weigh in on the. . . Wed, 04 Mar 2015 07:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150304/NJBIZ01/150309928&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150303/NJBIZ01/150309950&source=RSS Monmouth officials authorize 10M for new park, then blast Port Authority The Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders has authorized spending 10. 6 million to acquire nearly 90 acres of land in the Freneau section of the township for a new county park. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 08:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150303/NJBIZ01/150309950&source=RSS