NJBIZ - Government http://www.njbiz.com/section/government Government Government en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Thu, 27 Jul 2017 22:04:24 EST Thu, 27 Jul 2017 22:04:24 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170727/NJBIZ01/170729827&source=RSS Murphy, Guadagno make selections for lieutenant governor The minority vote appears a key target in this year's gubernatorial elections, if both nominees' picks for the state's second-ever lieutenant governor this week are any indication. Thu, 27 Jul 2017 13:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170727/NJBIZ01/170729827&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170726/NJBIZ01/170729855&source=RSS Camden County Improvement Authority pays 13.9M for 102K sq.ft. building The Camden County Improvement Authority recently announced it has purchased a 102,000-square-foot building along Camden&#8217s &#8220eds and meds&#8221 corridor. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 13:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170726/NJBIZ01/170729855&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170726/NJBIZ01/170729878&source=RSS Atlantic Health System, city of Summit settle on property tax appeals Atlantic Health System announced its latest property tax settlement with a municipality after the Summit Common Council voted its unanimous approval Tuesday night. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 08:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170726/NJBIZ01/170729878&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170725/NJBIZ01/170729886&source=RSS Nonmanufacturing growth continues, albeit slower, Phila. Fed says Nonmanufacturing activity in the region that includes South Jersey continued to grow in July, but at a slower pace than in previous months, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170725/NJBIZ01/170729886&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170724/NJBIZ01/170729909&source=RSS Update Aluminum manufacturer faces 1.9M-plus in fines over OSHA citations A Camden County aluminum manufacturer has been cited for alleged safety and health violations, according to the U. S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration, which described the action as the latest in a long string of issues with the company. Mon, 24 Jul 2017 12:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170724/NJBIZ01/170729909&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170724/NJBIZ01/170729914&source=RSS Updated Supreme Court sides with hospitals over Horizon disclosure The New Jersey Supreme Court ruled in favor of three hospitals, which remain in an ongoing court battle against the state's largest health insurer, as they seek access to details of a report that was used in setting the controversial OMNIA health plan and alliance in 2015. Mon, 24 Jul 2017 11:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170724/NJBIZ01/170729914&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170724/NJBIZ01/170729953&source=RSS N.J. economy hasn't lived up to U.S. figures, study finds Analysis suggests state could serve startups, middle-skill workers better Global management consulting firm McKinsey Co. released last week a new study examining New Jersey&#8217s post-recession economy and suggestions on how businesses and organizations in the state could most effectively work together to add more than 250,000 jobs and 150 billion to the economy over the next decade. Fri, 21 Jul 2017 11:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170724/NJBIZ01/170729953&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170721/NJBIZ01/170729931&source=RSS Vineland facility to be major beneficiary of Corning's multibillion-dollar pharma glass partnership Corning Inc. is investing 500 million and creating 1,000 jobs at facilities including Vineland as part of a 4 billion, 4,000-job initiative in partnership with Merck Co. and Pfizer Inc. , according to company statements and multiple published reports. Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170721/NJBIZ01/170729931&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170720/NJBIZ01/170729984&source=RSS N.J. adds 10,000-plus jobs in June as unemployment holds steady New Jersey gained more than 10,000 jobs in June, according to preliminary estimates, helping the state bounce back from losses in May, it announced Thursday. Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:12:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170720/NJBIZ01/170729984&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170719/NJBIZ01/170719793&source=RSS Bergen hospital gets new operator changes could be in store Bergen County officials celebrated the announcement Friday of a new nonprofit operator of the beleaguered for-profit Bergen Regional Medical Center in Paramus, marking a new era for the facility and a possible large-scale reorganization of the more than 1,700 employees. Wed, 19 Jul 2017 10:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170719/NJBIZ01/170719793&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170718/NJBIZ01/170719805&source=RSS Study suggests ways N.J. could bolster economy that it says hasn't lived up to national figures Global management consulting firm McKinsey Co. released Tuesday a new study examining New Jersey&#8217s post-recession economy and suggestions on how businesses and organizations in the state could most effectively work together to add more than 250,000 jobs and 150 billion to the economy over the next decade. Tue, 18 Jul 2017 14:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170718/NJBIZ01/170719805&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170717/NJBIZ01/170719828&source=RSS Campbell to showcase products at White House 'Made in America' event Campbell Soup Co. is representing New Jersey on Monday at a &#8220Made in America&#8221 product showcase at the White House. Mon, 17 Jul 2017 13:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170717/NJBIZ01/170719828&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170713/NJBIZ01/170719893&source=RSS EDA offers 32M to bring Brooklyn biotech to former Roche campus A Brooklyn-based biotech company was awarded 32. 3 million in incentives over 10 years from the state&#8217s Economic Development Authority to move its headquarters to the 116-acre former Hoffmann-La Roche North American headquarters campus on the border of Nutley and Clifton. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170713/NJBIZ01/170719893&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170713/NJBIZ01/170719894&source=RSS Nuts.com plans to create 150 jobs at new Jersey City facility Nuts. com, a Cranford-based, third-generation distributor of nuts and other snacks, said it plans to create 150 new jobs when it opens a state-of-the-art corporate office in Jersey City. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170713/NJBIZ01/170719894&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170713/NJBIZ01/170719903&source=RSS Christie names his third chief counsel of the year James DiGiulio, a lawyer who left Gov. Chris Christie's administration earlier this year, is returning as chief counsel, the Office of the Governor announced Thursday. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 11:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170713/NJBIZ01/170719903&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170713/INDINSIGHTS/170719919&source=RSS Changes in ACA would be a disaster for Camden County residents Earlier this year I wanted to gauge the enormity of what the Affordable Care Act had done for our residents here in Camden County by speaking directly with our Board of Social Services. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 07:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170713/INDINSIGHTS/170719919&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170712/NJBIZ01/170719926&source=RSS Wildstein avoids jail time for role in Bridgegate David Wildstein, the mastermind behind the Bridgegate scandal that all but ended Gov. Chris Christie's presidential hopes and resulted in jail terms for two political appointees, will not be going to prison. Wed, 12 Jul 2017 13:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170712/NJBIZ01/170719926&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170712/NJBIZ01/170719928&source=RSS Baraka gives fiery, impassioned talk on Newark riots, city's future &#8220It was almost a de facto apartheid structure, with a few people of color sprinkled in to reflect the majority. &#8221 Striking words from first-term Newark Mayor Ras Baraka. Wed, 12 Jul 2017 12:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170712/NJBIZ01/170719928&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170712/NJBIZ01/170719929&source=RSS N.J. adds 4,900 jobs in June, ADP says New Jersey added 4,900 private-sector jobs in June, according to human resources and payroll company ADP. Wed, 12 Jul 2017 12:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170712/NJBIZ01/170719929&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170711/NJBIZ01/170719959&source=RSS Onyx, Rubenstein, Russo sell assets in Basking Ridge, Woodbridge As part of a short-term, value-add operation, Onyx Equities and Rubenstein Partners recently announced the sale of a 307,000-square-foot asset in Basking Ridge. Meanwhile, in Woodbridge, Onyx partnered with Russo Development in the sale of a former Hess building. Tue, 11 Jul 2017 12:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170711/NJBIZ01/170719959&source=RSS