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Oct 15, 2014

N.J. ranks second-worst in terms of long-term unemployment, report says

New Jersey continues to struggle with the problem of long-term unemployment, according to a report released Wednesday by New Jersey Policy Perspective.

Oct 14, 2014

Project wants to hear users’ concerns about health insurance for individuals and small employers

Helping individuals and small employers get the kind of access to health care services intended by the Affordable Care Act is the goal of The Sentinel Project, a collaboration between Seton Hall Law School and the Appleseed Public Interest Law Center and funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

Oct 14, 2014

EDA approves 180M in incentives, but Lockheed project not among them

More than $180 million in Grow New Jersey incentive awards were approved Tuesday by the Economic Development Authority for more than 10 different projects across the state.

Oct 14, 2014

107M Lockheed application off EDA agenda

Defense contractor Lockheed Martin's application for a 10-year, $107 million state tax credit for a Camden-based project has been pulled from Tuesday's Economic Development Authority agenda.

Oct 13, 2014

WWE announces another major event for the Meadowlands SummerSlam at the IZOD Center

World Wrestling Entertainment is coming back to the Meadowlands.

Oct 13, 2014

Prudential Center partners with watchmaker RAYMOND WEIL

The Prudential Center has struck a deal with Swiss watchmaker RAYMOND WEIL that will give the company its first building partnership in North America, arena executives said Monday.

Oct 13, 2014

Developers break ground on Harrison apartment complex

The first piece of a new 104-unit residential complex in Harrison is slated to open by early next year, according to developers The Hampshire Cos. and CrownPoint Group.

Oct 13, 2014

In-home care company is planning major growth in N.J.

Right at Home, a national provider of in-home caregivers with a big New Jersey presence, is embarking on a major expansion in the state to meet the demand from an aging population that wants to remain in their homes for as long as possible.

Oct 13, 2014

Lockheed seeking 107M incentive award EDA agenda draft

Global security and defense firm Lockheed Martin has a Camden-based project in the works that is seeking a 10-year, $107 million Grow New Jersey incentive award, according to a draft copy of the agenda for Tuesday's Economic Development Authority board meeting.

Oct 13, 2014

Insurance services company TRANZACT has a new majority owner

White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd., has made a majority investment in Fort Lee-based TRANZACT, the provider of direct-to-consumer insurance services announced Monday.

Oct 13, 2014

It’s the trucking company … that doesn’t have any trucks Turning Ultra Logistics into a freight broker saved family business

His father and grandfather both drove big rigs, but Nicholas Carretta only has a small plastic model of those earlier trucks that idles on his desk.

Oct 13, 2014

Cashing in on cool Union-based Schott NYC has cornered leather jacket market for generations

There's nothing cooler than being able to say your company produced the rebel-spirited piece of Americana that Bruce Springsteen dons on the cover of his 1975 album "Born to Run."