NJBIZ - Sports and Entertainment http://www.njbiz.com/section/sports Sports and Entertainment Sports and Entertainment en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:36:37 EST Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:36:37 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171120/NJBIZ01/171129991&source=RSS Awesome Zone inks lease in Piscataway Commercial real estate firm Denholtz Associates recently announced it inked a 13,085-square-foot lease with children&#8217s play center Awesome Zone to expand into the Piscataway Corporate Center in Piscataway. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171120/NJBIZ01/171129991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171117/NJBIZ01/171119861&source=RSS NY Red Bulls, university host vocational day for families in need The New York Red Bulls men&#8217s soccer team and Southern New Hampshire University SNHU partnered together in hosting its 2nd Annual Vocational Day at Red Bull Arena Presented by Southern New Hampshire University. The vocational day was held last week for families receiving assistance from the Department of Homeless Services. Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171117/NJBIZ01/171119861&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171115/NJBIZ01/171119906&source=RSS Dave Buster's opens first NJ location Franchise Dave Buster&#8217s celebrated the opening of its first location in the Garden State Tuesday at the Woodbridge Center Mall in Woodbridge. Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171115/NJBIZ01/171119906&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171027/NJBIZ01/171029859&source=RSS NJPAC teams with real estate developer to expand events at Asbury Park Boardwalk The New Jersey Performing Arts Center has formed a partnership with Washington, D. C. -based real estate developer Madison Marquette to produce live performances, arts education and community engagement events at one of the state&#8217s most well-known tourist destinations, the Asbury Park Boardwalk. Fri, 27 Oct 2017 11:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171027/NJBIZ01/171029859&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171009/NJBIZ01/171009869&source=RSS Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater signs lease in Secaucus Commercial real estate firm Avison Young recently announced it brokered the leasing of 17,583 square feet in Secaucus on behalf of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Mon, 09 Oct 2017 09:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171009/NJBIZ01/171009869&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171006/NJBIZ01/171009893&source=RSS N.J. Devils to invest in women's hockey franchise The New Jersey Devils, through parent company Harris Blitzer Sports Entertainment, announced Thursday it will become the first National Hockey League franchise to partner with a National Women&#8217s Hockey League team. Fri, 06 Oct 2017 13:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171006/NJBIZ01/171009893&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171005/NJBIZ01/171009915&source=RSS Investors Bank launches New Jersey Devils checking account Short Hills-based Investors Bank, the official bank partner of the New Jersey Devils, has announced the official launch of the Devils checking account. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 13:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20171005/NJBIZ01/171009915&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170929/NJBIZ01/170929818&source=RSS CURE Auto Insurance acquires naming rights to Sun National Bank Center CURE Auto Insurance has acquired the naming rights to the Sun National Bank Center, Spectra by Comcast Spectacor announced Friday. Fri, 29 Sep 2017 12:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170929/NJBIZ01/170929818&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170927/NJBIZ01/170929856&source=RSS Blink Fitness opens newest N.J. location Blink Fitness announced Wednesday it has opened its newest New Jersey location. Wed, 27 Sep 2017 13:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170927/NJBIZ01/170929856&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170925/NJBIZ01/170929925&source=RSS For kids, by kids Siblings create interactive board game that isn't just for children Heidi, 10, and Joey Hudicka, 15, said that when they walk into an office, it is unnecessary &#8212 and slightly insulting &#8212 to be offered crayons and Legos to play with. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 14:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170925/NJBIZ01/170929925&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170922/NJBIZ01/170929941&source=RSS Nabisco kicks off Team USA sponsorship with Olympic Winter Games East Hanover-based Nabisco, the maker of Oreo, Ritz Crackers and Chips Ahoy!, announced it is the Official Cooking and Cracker Sponsor for Team USA leading up to the 2018 winter Olympic games. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170922/NJBIZ01/170929941&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170921/NJBIZ01/170929968&source=RSS Count Basie Theater breaks ground on 23M PAC expansion Red Bank&#8217s Count Basie Theater recently announced it broke ground on a 23 million expansion to transform the historic theater into a regional performing arts center. Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170921/NJBIZ01/170929968&source=RSS 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/NJBIZ01/170919837&source=RSS Historic Hopewell Theater re-opens under new ownership, direction For Sara Scully, executive director of the Hopewell Theater, reimaging the Hopewell Theater into a multiuse venue is a matter of learning from the success of iPic and others in New York, and bringing a similar formula to the town of Hopewell. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170919/NJBIZ01/170919837&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170918/NJBIZ01/170919860&source=RSS Tourism up in Atlantic City Things are seemingly looking up for the Atlantic City businesses that haven&#8217t closed down. Mon, 18 Sep 2017 11:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170918/NJBIZ01/170919860&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/NJBIZ01/170919917&source=RSS Financing for New Brunswick Performing Arts Center secured in 171M deal Financing for the hotly-anticipated New Brunswick Performing Arts Center has been secured. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 13:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170914/NJBIZ01/170919917&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170911/NJBIZ01/170909883&source=RSS Leveraging partnerships For Montclair State University and the New York Red Bulls, 2017 has been a time for rebuilding in many ways After having successfully graduated four players from the United Soccer League into Major League Soccer, the New York Red Bulls II team is trying to get its footing once again. Fri, 08 Sep 2017 11:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170911/NJBIZ01/170909883&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170911/NJBIZ01/170909884&source=RSS Immaculate invention New Jersey brothers find sudden success with game they invented as kids When Frank and Michael Silva were kids growing up in Manalapan, they'd invent games to play outside while ducking out of Thanksgiving clean-up chores, but they never dreamed one of their childhood creations would end up in retailers like Bed Bath Beyond or in NFL locker rooms. Fri, 08 Sep 2017 11:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170911/NJBIZ01/170909884&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170908/NJBIZ01/170909886&source=RSS State Theatre New Jersey names acting CEO, president The State Theatre New Jersey announced it has appointed Anna Marie Gewirtz, its current chief of external affairs and senior vice president, to its new acting CEO and president. 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