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Mar 16, 2014

POLL New Jerseyans view on income inequality vs. too much government is telling

The economic poll results are in — and they go a long way to explaining why we seemingly can't get anything done around here.

Mar 14, 2014

Major traffic flow upgrades coming to Meadowlands under American Dream settlement

The state will take new steps to expand mass transit, widen lanes and control game-day traffic flow around the Meadowlands Sports Complex — much of it at the expense of developer Triple Five — under a new traffic management plan designed to help advance the American Dream Meadowlands project after years of delays.

Mar 13, 2014

150 Santander Bank locations in N.J. getting new digital displays

OpenEye, a digital media firm in South Amboy, announced Thursday it has completed the design and implementation of digital displays for 700 branches of Santander Bank, including about 150 in New Jersey.

Mar 13, 2014

Property taxes went up last year, but modestly

New Jersey, with already the highest property tax in the nation, saw a 1.9 percent increase on average last year, Governor Chris Christie said Thursday.

Mar 12, 2014

More group homes should be long-term goal for N.J., says DHS commissioner

Jennifer Velez, commissioner of the state Department of Human Services, has been very clear: New Jersey's long-term goal is to relocate many of the nearly 2,000 citizens with developmental disabilities out of institutions and into group homes in the community.

Mar 12, 2014

Diggerland USA theme park breaks ground in N.J.

This summer, New Jersey will become home to the first ever construction-themed adventure park in the United States.

Mar 12, 2014

Wells Fargo opens new location in N.J.

Wells Fargo, which sees supermarket branches as a good way to serve both businesses and consumers, has opened a new one in the Hackensack ShopRite on River Street.

Mar 11, 2014

Giants, Jets reach deal with Triple Five over American Dream project

The legal battle between Triple Five and the Giants and Jets apparently has come to an end, clearing the way for the developer to complete the American Dream Meadowlands project at the site of the failed Xanadu retail and entertainment complex.

Mar 11, 2014

Motor Vehicle Commission approves regulations banning Tesla stores in state

The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission unanimously voted Tuesday to pass a series of regulations in conflict with Tesla Motors' business model, essentially banning the electric car maker from operating any further in the state.

Mar 11, 2014

Aetna, Atlantic ACO announce new agreement

The health insurer Aetna and the Atlantic Accountable Care Organization, a partner of the Atlantic Health System, announced Tuesday a new ACO agreement that will cover more than 28,000 Aetna members in six New Jersey counties served by Atlantic ACO physicians.

Mar 10, 2014

NJ PURE announces strategic alliance with Liberty Mutual subsidiary

NJ PURE, the Princeton-based not-for-profit medical malpractice insurer, announced Monday a strategic alliance with a subsidiary of Liberty Mutual Insurance, which will become the exclusive reinsurer of NJ PURE's malpractice policies.

Mar 10, 2014

HBCBS, JFK Medical Center form collaborative ACO

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey and Edison-based JFK Medical Center announced Monday the launch of a collaborative Accountable Care Organization aimed at improving medical care for over 5,000 Horizon BCBSNJ members.