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Elizabeth Mayor: Christie’s Urban Enterprise Zone Proposal Hurts Businesses

Elizabeth Mayor Chris Bollwage says that the Christie administration's proposal to tax business to business transactions in Urban Enterprise Zones will hurt them.

AC casinos fined $107,500 for numerous violations

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey has fined two Atlantic City casinos more than $107,000 for a series of violations including improper use of security guards and allowing people who had banned themselves from casinos to gamble. In a decision ...

Financial adviser jailed for stealing nearly $1M

MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A northern New Jersey financial adviser who stole nearly $1 million from two elderly clients has been sentenced to six years in prison. Randy Schneider also will pay full restitution under the sentence imposed Monday. The ...

Federal Reserve eyes Sandy’s small business impact

NEW YORK (AP) — The Federal Reserve Bank of New York says a third of small businesses in tri-state Superstorm Sandy disaster areas reported financial losses a year later. The findings were released Monday. The online poll was conducted from Oct. ...

Lawsuits end, questions linger about ’09 air crash

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — For five years, lawyers for families of those killed when a plane crashed into a house in western New York and the airlines they blame have prepared for trial. But with the last of more than 40 federal wrongful death claims ...

Big names among prospective Buffalo Bills buyers

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly is prepared to make a bid to buy the Buffalo Bills. Donald Trump's on board, too. Don't discount the family of Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs. And include New Jersey rocker Jon Bon Jovi's ...

Seaside Heights Prepares for Summer

Casino Pier has opened and other shore businesses are getting ready for the summer season, which they hope will be more successful than last year.

Officials Propose Changes to NJ Taxes

A proposal to increase the gas tax and one to cut the sales tax are before New Jersey lawmakers for consideration.

Junior Achievement of NJ Teaches Young People to Succeed in Global Economy

The non-profit mentoring group Junior Achievement of New Jersey strives to help students learn to succeed in the global economy with corporate role models.

Lot sells for $5M in Alpine

ALPINE, N.J. (AP) — Land doesn't come cheap in one of New Jersey's priciest communities. A 2-acre lot in Alpine has sold for $5 million. Seller Jane Huang tells The Record (http://bit.ly/1pfZT2s ) newspaper it was a good time to sell because ...