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Working Thanksgiving Not That Uncommon

11-27-14
A survey found that one in four Americans will work Thanksgiving or another major holiday.
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Lunch Break Gives Out Meals for Thanksgiving and Year Round

11-27-14
Red Bank non-profit Lunch Break provides food, clothing and other social services to those in need on a daily basis. This Thanksgiving, the group provided more than 30 turkeys.

A look at New Jersey’s tax incentives for business

11-27-14
A look at the details of New Jersey's tax incentives designed to bring businesses to the state or get them to stay: GROWTH UNDER CHRISTIE: Since 1996, New Jersey has offered $6.3 billion in such corporate tax breaks. This year, the state has ...

Business incentives boom in New Jersey since 2010

11-27-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's tax incentives for businesses moving to the state or promising to stay have boomed since Republican Chris Christie became governor five years ago. Since 2010, New Jersey has promised firms nearly $5 billion in ...

New Jersey nuclear plant to test sirens on Tuesday

11-27-14
LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The nation's oldest operating nuclear plant plans to test its emergency sirens next week. Tuesday's test by the Oyster Creek plant is part of a twice-yearly safety drill. A similar test was staged in June, shortly ...

Casino seeks law exemption to serve booze longer

11-27-14
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The CEO of a Connecticut casino says he wants the state to consider changing its liquor laws so patrons can drink and gamble around the clock. Foxwoods Resort Casino CEO Felix Rappaport says Connecticut's casinos are at a ...
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Is New Jersey Ready for Another Tough Winter?

11-26-14
Wednesday's snowstorm offered the first test of New Jersey's snow removal efforts for the season.

Taj Mahal casino seeks new bankruptcy financing

11-26-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The bankrupt Trump Taj Mahal casino expects to run out of cash by mid-January and is seeking new financing to get it through its Chapter 11 case. Trump Entertainment Resorts asked a Delaware bankruptcy court Wednesday to ...

Health insurance sign-ups coming to shopping malls

11-26-14
CHICAGO (AP) — The Obama administration says more than 462,000 people selected a health plan in the first week of 2015 enrollment through HealthCare.gov. And there's a new sign-up effort tied to shopping malls and Black Friday. The federal ...

New Jersey lawmaker would limit Thanksgiving hours

11-26-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Stores in New Jersey might have their hours limited during future Thanksgivings. State Sen. Richard Codey is considering a bill that would prevent stores from opening before 9 p.m. so employees can enjoy the holiday with their ...