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How the NFL Fleeces Taxpayers

Taxpayers fund the stadiums, antitrust law doesn't apply to broadcast deals, the league enjoys nonprofit status, and Commissioner Roger Goodell makes $30 million a year. It's time to stop the public giveaways to America's richest sports league—and to the feudal lords who own its teams.<p>Last year was …

Alliance expands headquarters

Bloomfield-based Alliance Advisors announced today it has expanded its headquarters.<p>The new facility includes 15,000 square feet, and will house 35 …

Employment

Provident Bank retains Linett Harrison

Union-based marketing firm Linett & Harrison announced today it has been retained by The Provident Bank of New Jersey.<p>The Jersey City-based bank will …

New Jersey

Bright Star aims to put more government services in the cloud

Bright Star, a Newark technology firm employing veterans, is expanding its services to offer cloud-based products to state and local governments.<p>Its …

New Jersey

Atlantic Risk Specialists acquires Insurex

Mahwah-based Atlantic Risk Specialists announced Saturday it has acquired Paramus-based Insurex. Financial terms were not disclosed.<p>Atlantic …

New Jersey

Construction at Red Bank redevelopment project moving forward

Since being conceived nearly a decade ago, plans to redevelop a former lumber yard at the edge of downtown Red Bank have been threatened by …

Real Estate

Experts: Detroit bankruptcy filing unlikely to be played out in N.J.

Decades of declines in Detroit came to a head last week, as the city became the largest municipality ever to file for Chapter 9 bankruptcy …

New Jersey

Ocean Orthopedic Associates joins Human Motion Institute

Toms River-based Ocean Orthopedic Associates announced last week it has joined the Old Bridge-based Human Motion Institute at Raritan Bay Medical …

Orthopedic

Alpha Associates announces Lakewood expansion

Specialty materials manufacturer Alpha Associates announced last week it will add 20,000 square feet to its world headquarters in Lakewood. The new …

New craft brewery in Cherry Hill Business Park

Colliers International announced Monday it represented Endurance Real Estate Group in the lease of a 13,542-square-foot warehouse facility at the …

Real Estate

Colliers arranges renewal of 89,000 square feet for Barnabas Health

The Parsippany office of Colliers International Healthcare Services announced today it has arranged for the renewal of 89,000 square feet of space …

Health Care

Lance introduces bill to protect drug companies' fees from sequestration cuts

U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance has introduced legislation exempting user fees paid by drug and device companies to improve product reviews from federal …

New Jersey

Hartz enters West Coast market with $62M Seattle apartment purchase

Hartz Mountain Industries started to go west in 2011 when it acquired a high-rise apartment building in downtown Chicago.<p>And now, it’s gone about as …

Real Estate

NRG announces dividend

Princeton-based energy company NRG announced today a quarterly dividend on its common stock. The dividend comes to 12 cents per share, or 48 cents …

Investing

StrikeForce to launch U.K. pilot program of ID theft prevention software

Edison-based StrikeForce Technologies announced Thursday it will partner with its U.K. distributor, CDISGroup, to launch pilot programs with large …

United Kingdom

Celsion signs agreement with Chinese pharma firm

Lawrenceville-based pharmaceutical company Celsion Corp. announced today it has signed a memorandum of understanding with China-based Zhejiang Hisun …

China

Cape Bancorp announces second stock repurchase

Cape Bancorp Inc., in the Cape May Court House section of Middle Township, announced today that its board has authorized a second stock repurchase …

Investing

First Bank to acquire Heritage Community Bank

First Bank, with offices in Lawrence, Ewing, Williamstown and Hamilton, announced Thursday it will acquire Randolph-based Heritage Community …

Finance

Ogilvy CommonHealth hires chief innovation officer

Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide, the health care communications division of Ogilvy & Mather, announced Thursday it hired David Danilowicz as senior …

C-suite Leadership

Benjamin F. Edwards Co. opens Morristown branch

Missouri-based brokerage Benjamin F. Edwards & Co. announced this week the opening of a Morristown branch. The new location is the company’s third in …

Brokerage

SilverSun hires executive vice president

Livingston-based SilverSun Technologies said its principal operating subsidiary, SWK Technologies Inc., appointed Sam Hunter as executive vice …

Relationships

EDA says 26 Sandy recovery grants awarded

Twenty-six companies have been approved for grants totaling up to $1.4 million under a federally funded grant program for small businesses affected …

New Jersey

Take two apps and call me in the morning: Smartphones play growing role in medicine

The smartphone is turning into a critical, albeit imperfect, tool in getting better health care information in the hands of patients, members of a …

Digital Health

Interest rate questions may put damper on surging multifamily investment sales

Investment sales in northern New Jersey's apartment sector have kept up a brisk pace, but questions over interest rates may start to weigh heavily on …

Real Estate

N.J. politicos: McGreevey might have shot if he returned to politics

New York City's 2013 election is shaping up to be something of a redemption-fest, as Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer seek to return to politics …

New Jersey

Horizon, Walgreens team to offer consumers health reform info

Consumers can pick up information about health care reform at Walgreens stores in New Jersey under a joint campaign launched today with Horizon Blue …

Health Care