Business & Economy

Port Authority delays vote on 3 WTC rebuilding

NEW YORK (AP) — The Port Authority is delaying a vote on 3 World Trade Center to allow time to reach a deal that involves more private funding. A World Trade Center subcommittee met Wednesday before deciding on the postponement. The agency ...

Power plant becomes a model for cleaner operation

HOMER CITY, Pa. (AP) — A massive coal-fired power plant in western Pennsylvania is turning from one of the worst polluters in the country to a model for how such a facility can clean up its act. Homer City Generating Station is expected to make the ...

Hispanic Chamber Chair: Hispanic Entrepreneurs Starting Small Businesses at a Great Rate

New Jersey Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Chair Carlos Medina says studies show that Hispanic entrepreneurs are starting small businesses at a greater rate than the rest of the general population.

Former Gov. Florio: Pension Payment Issue Has Gotten Bad

Former Gov. James Florio says that the pension payment system has gotten bad and that people have not been given the resolution they were promised.

Businessman Katz buying Philadelphia newspapers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pulitzer Prize-winning editor Bill Marimow is expected to stay atop The Philadelphia Inquirer after the newspaper was sold at an insider sale. Businessman Lewis Katz and philanthropist H.F. "Gerry" Lenfest won Tuesday's auction ...

Jersey Shore Businesses and Beaches Re-Open for Summer

Businesses and beaches along the Jersey Shore re-opened Memorial Day weekend for the 2014 summer season.

Viking Yachts Celebrates 50 Years As Leading Sport Fishing Boat Producer

Viking Yachts in New Gretna celebrates its 50th anniversary and is the leading producer of sport fishing boats.

Newark’s Military Park Makeover Attracts New Visitors

Military Park in Newark has been renovated to bring in visitors. The man responsible for revitalizing the park did the same for Bryant Park in Manhattan.

Sen. Lesniak: Sports Betting Would Bring Revenue To The State

Senator Raymond Lesniak (D-20) has proposed a bill that will allow New Jersey to have sports betting, and says that it will allow for some revenue for the state.

Understanding the battle over Civil Service rules

New rules set to go into effect next week in New Jersey would allow managers to promote state workers without relying on results of Civil Service exams. Democratic lawmakers are threatening legal action to thwart the regulations, saying they undo ...