NJBIZ - Sports and Entertainment http://www.njbiz.com/section/sports Sports and Entertainment Sports and Entertainment en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:13:55 EST Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:13:55 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170328/NJBIZ01/170329809&source=RSS For JJ, supporting the arts in its home city and state is a fundamental mission Join us, Johnson Johnson said. It has magic to do &#8212 &#8220just for you&#8221 &#8212 and the arts community as a whole. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170328/NJBIZ01/170329809&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170323/BREAKINGGLASS/170329892&source=RSS From simple question between friends, Garden State Film Festival has grown into premier event Diane Raver was living in the south of France when she and her husband, award-winning cinematographer M. Carroll Raver, went to Cannes for some coffee. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170323/BREAKINGGLASS/170329892&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170320/NJBIZ01/303209991&source=RSS The goal #8212 Growing a brand, venue in Harrison Red Bulls eager to expand connections to businesses, uses for top-notch arena Fresh off a successful 2016 Major League Soccer campaign that included a conference-best regular season record and unlucky early playoff exit, the Harrison-based New York Red Bulls opened their new season earlier this month with a tough road test against Atlanta United FC, one of the league's two new expansion teams for 2017. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170320/NJBIZ01/303209991&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170320/NJBIZ01/303209993&source=RSS Ready, set, throw Stumpy's Hatchet House turns a simple business concept into a multimillion-dollar operation What happens when an elementary school principal, a school network administrator, a Ralph Lauren employee and a union carpenter walk into a backyard with an axe and a bottle of wine? Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170320/NJBIZ01/303209993&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170315/NJBIZ01/170319885&source=RSS 2-20 acquires IWC Media Services Bridgewater-based 2-20 Family of Companies, a records storage and management company, announced it has acquired IWC Media Services Inc. Wed, 15 Mar 2017 10:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170315/NJBIZ01/170319885&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170314/NJBIZ01/170319925&source=RSS Former Atlantic Club casino to be sold, converted to indoor water park Ventnor-based RR Development Group has entered into an agreement to purchase the shuttered Atlantic Club casino in Atlantic City and convert the property into a large-scale indoor water park. Tue, 14 Mar 2017 08:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170314/NJBIZ01/170319925&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170307/NJBIZ01/170309858&source=RSS Former Giants punter Feagles joins Savills Studley Commercial real estate firm Savills Studley recently announced the addition of former New York Giants punter and Super Bowl winner Jeff Feagles to the firm&#8217s Hackensack office. Tue, 07 Mar 2017 14:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170307/NJBIZ01/170309858&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170306/NJBIZ01/170309880&source=RSS Hard Rock could be just what A.C. needs Chris Paladino has been working with the group trying to revitalize Atlantic City by diversifying its economy for more than a year. Mon, 06 Mar 2017 12:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170306/NJBIZ01/170309880&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170302/NJBIZ01/170309968&source=RSS Trump Taj Mahal is sold, will reopen as Hard Rock Hotel Casino The closed Trump Taj Mahal will reopen as a hotel and a casino &#8212 and with new owners and a new name. Thu, 02 Mar 2017 07:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170302/NJBIZ01/170309968&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170227/NJBIZ01/302279993&source=RSS Plowing ahead Kris Holland is happy to pay the price to make Black River the best landscaping firm it can be It's more than just a little bit ironic. In a business where seeing is believing, Kris Holland, the owner and operator of Black River Landscape Management in Randolph, feels that what customers don't see is what separates him from his competitors. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170227/NJBIZ01/302279993&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170227/NJBIZ01/302279996&source=RSS Getting the job done Berkeley College attracts students with mix of job-focused studies, distinctive marketing Michael Smith had worked at Berkeley College for nearly two decades when he took over as president in 2015. So, he clearly had a good grasp on the school, its mission and the role it plays in the New Jersey community. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170227/NJBIZ01/302279996&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170223/NJBIZ01/170229903&source=RSS Dance academy leases space in Teaneck Real estate firm Transwestern announced it has finalized a leasing agreement between the Tate Academy and Stonegate Building. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170223/NJBIZ01/170229903&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170220/NJBIZ01/302209996&source=RSS Slow and steady The Greene Turtle, big in the Mid-Atlantic, has huge growth plans in New Jersey As The Greene Turtle concentrically expanded more than 300 miles outside of its origins in Ocean City, Maryland, Bob Barry said the popular casual dining brand missed an important spot. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170220/NJBIZ01/302209996&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170217/NJBIZ01/170219828&source=RSS Airbnb sees growth in the state N.J. hosts earned over 50M in 2016 It sure sounds as though it might pay to rent out that extra bedroom. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170217/NJBIZ01/170219828&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170216/INDINSIGHTS/170219861&source=RSS Escape rooms becoming popular outlet for workplace bonding Escape rooms &#8212 an immersive, physical adventure in which players are locked in a themed room and must use elements of the room to solve a series of puzzles and escape within a set time limit &#8212 are popular venues for friends and family members to socialize. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170216/INDINSIGHTS/170219861&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170216/NJBIZ01/170219878&source=RSS NJBIZ reveals N.J.'s Best Places to Work for 2017 What makes a company one of the Best Places to Work in New Jersey? It could be one of many things, from worklife balance to salary and benefits, but something each one of this year's winners shares is a focus on their employees and their professional environment. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170216/NJBIZ01/170219878&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170215/NJBIZ01/170219899&source=RSS Musical celebration With GRAMMY Experience, Prudential Center aims to highlight state's history and help build its future Aside from their work with the Prudential Center, Dave Blitzer and Scott O'Neil have at least one other thing in common They're both passionate music fans who just didn't have the ability to cut it at their childhood music lessons. Wed, 15 Feb 2017 10:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170215/NJBIZ01/170219899&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170214/NJBIZ01/170219924&source=RSS NJBIZ Coolest Offices 2017 It's time to show us your coolest offices again! For the second year in a row, NJBIZ is looking for the coolest, trendiest, most unique places to work in New Jersey. Does your desk light up the entire room? Are your cubicle walls gone and modern art is in their place? If your office fits the bill, email Spotlight reporter brettjnjbiz. com with NJBIZ cool offices in the subject line and let him. . . Tue, 14 Feb 2017 12:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170214/NJBIZ01/170219924&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170209/NJBIZ01/170209831&source=RSS Steven Van Zandt to deliver commencement speech at Rutgers It looks as though Steven Van Zandt will be trading in his iconic bandana for a mortarboard. Wed, 08 Feb 2017 17:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170209/NJBIZ01/170209831&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170207/NJBIZ01/170209860&source=RSS 8,200-sq.ft. GRAMMY Music Experience coming to Pru Center Leaders of the Prudential Center gathered at the Newark arena to announce a partnership with the GRAMMY Museum at L. A. Live to create an East Coast location for the educational music experience. Tue, 07 Feb 2017 14:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170207/NJBIZ01/170209860&source=RSS