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Kyle Flood investigation: Rutgers compliance policy prohibits coach-initiated contact with faculty

By August 27, 2015 08:08 AM

Rutgers coach Kyle Flood could be in violation of university policy that prohibits verbal or written contact with a faculty member, according an NJ Advance Media review of the Rutgers athletics compliance guidelines on Wednesday. CONTINUE READING

Port of New York and New Jersey saw record container traffic in July

By August 27, 2015 08:00 AM

The Port of New York and New Jersey handled a record number of shipping containers in July, though the pace of growth eased from the torrid rates seen in recent months. (Editor's note: This story may require a subscription.) CONTINUE READING


The melting of Mark Zuckerberg’s donation to Newark schools

By August 27, 2015 07:59 AM

Mark Zuckerberg’s $100 million gift to Newark public schools in 2010 provided the perfect canvas on which to examine a failing urban school district. CONTINUE READING

(Most-read) Devils, Prudential Center name new marketing chief

By August 26, 2015 08:28 AM

The New Jersey Devils and Prudential Center have picked a sports and marketing industry veteran to lead efforts to raise the profile of the Newark-based hockey team and arena. CONTINUE READING

Brick real estate group acquires Camden housing community

By August 26, 2015 08:26 AM

A private equity real estate group has acquired an affordable housing community in Camden, with plans for a $1.5 million capital improvement program. CONTINUE READING

PGA TOUR holds panel focusing on women’s career paths, advice and that special relationship with golf

By August 26, 2015 08:25 AM

The PGA TOUR’s Women’s Initiative held its third annual Executive Women’s Day at The Barclays on Monday at the Plainfield Country Club in Edison. More than 125 businesswomen attended the event, which included a panel moderated by Tina Cervasio, sports anchor and reporter for Fox 5 New York and college football sideline reporter for the Big Ten Network. CONTINUE READING

By the numbers: Celebrating 'Born to Run' and its 40th anniversary

By August 26, 2015 08:24 AM

In honor of the anniversary of the release of Bruce Springsteen's iconic “Born to Run” album (yes, album), we offer the following by the numbers look at one of New Jersey's biggest stars — and a top business leader. CONTINUE READING

What is the average raise for N.J. teachers this year?

By August 26, 2015 08:14 AM

The average raise for New Jersey teachers this school year is about 2.5 percent, according to a new analysis by the New Jersey School Boards Association. CONTINUE READING

N.J.’s creaky mass transit endangers boom for Wall Street West

By August 26, 2015 08:12 AM

Jersey City, one of the few bright stars in New Jersey’s employment recovery, is in danger of being strangled by the state’s transportation crisis. The city on the Hudson River waterfront accounted for 10 percent of the state’s job growth in the past year. It has lured residential development and companies like JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Fidelity Investments, and outpaced the state and nation in reducing joblessness. Mayor Steven Fulop expects Jersey City to surpass Newark as the state’s most populous municipality in 2016. CONTINUE READING

Turnpike Authority shifts millions to pay for snow removal

By August 26, 2015 08:02 AM

A stalled state road project in Elizabeth, coupled with other fiscal decisions, has freed up enough cash to cover snow fighting costs for the most expensive winter in New Jersey Turnpike Authority history. CONTINUE READING

Jersey City to implode 62-year-old public-housing towers

By August 26, 2015 08:00 AM

City officials are demolishing three of the Jersey City complex's six buildings as part of a $100 million-plus project to create new affordable housing, a plan 10 years in the works they say will help revitalize the Montgomery Street corridor and nearby McGinley Square. CONTINUE READING

Rutgers coach Kyle Flood addresses questions as university confirms investigation

By August 26, 2015 07:59 AM

Hours after offering a brief statement on an NJ Advance Media report detailing a university investigation into the severity of an email that Rutgers coach Kyle Flood allegedly sent from a personal account to a faculty member regarding the status of cornerback Nadir Barnwell, Flood answered questions regarding the report Tuesday. CONTINUE READING

Cerf offers lengthy 'One Newark' defense, but Baraka, school board not buying

By August 26, 2015 07:57 AM

Appearing before the city's school board for the first time Tuesday night, newly named city Superintendent of Schools Christopher Cerf launched a lengthy defense of the controversial "One Newark" reorganization plan. CONTINUE READING

Hospital merger-mania continues in N.J.

By August 26, 2015 07:57 AM

When it comes to hospitals, New Jersey executives believe bigger is better. CONTINUE READING

Brother of John Sheridan asked to recuse himself in court case, report says

By August 26, 2015 07:55 AM

U.S. District Court Judge Peter Sheridan has been asked to recuse himself from presiding in a lawsuit in order to avoid the appearance of a conflict of interest involving his late brother and sister-in-law, John and Joyce Sheridan, who authorities said died in a murder-suicide. CONTINUE READING

After stormy introduction, New Jersey club takes its second shot at Barclays

By August 26, 2015 07:51 AM

The first time the PGA Tour came to Plainfield Country Club, the week began with a rare Northeast earthquake and ended with a hurricane. This week, Plainfield gets to try again, and the weather isn’t the only thing the tournament’s hosts hope will be different. The Barclays, the first of four tournaments that make up the PGA Tour’s FedEx Cup playoff system, will also test the difficulty of a course that became a birdie bonanza four years ago. (Editor's note: This story may require a subscription.) CONTINUE READING

Christie pushes Booker to oppose Iran deal

By August 26, 2015 07:48 AM

Gov. Chris Christie stood before an audience on Tuesday as “the leader of our state,” the golden seal of New Jersey adorning the lectern before him, and excoriated President Obama’s nuclear deal with Iran, accusing the president of lying to the American people and putting the entire world in danger. (Editor's note: This story may require a subscription.) CONTINUE READING

(Most-read) Valeant doubles office space in Bridgewater, to 620K sq. ft.

By August 25, 2015 08:28 AM

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. has leased another 310,000 square feet at Somerset Corporate Center in Bridgewater, doubling its footprint at the SJP Properties-owned complex less than two years after establishing its U.S. headquarters there. CONTINUE READING

PSEG Power investing $600M in Woodbridge project

By August 25, 2015 08:26 AM

PSEG Power announced Monday that it will be building a $600 million power plant in Woodbridge to replace four units that will be shut down after nearly 70 years in service. CONTINUE READING

Devils, Prudential Center name new marketing chief

By Joshua Burd
August 25, 2015 08:25 AM

The New Jersey Devils and Prudential Center have picked a sports and marketing industry veteran to lead efforts to raise the profile of the Newark-based hockey team and arena. CONTINUE READING

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