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150722Flanagan

NJ Investment Council Under Fire for Involvement with Payday Lender

7-22-15
New Jersey outlawed payday lenders, which make short-term loans of last resort. But the State Investment Council used a hedge fund that then bought a payday lender.
150721Vannozzi

Report Shows Child Poverty Up in New Jersey

7-21-15
The 2015 KIDS COUNT report has found a 13 percent increase in New Jersey children living in poverty.
150721Aron

Assembly Speaker Discussing New Plan for Pension System

7-21-15
Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto has met with public employee union leaders to discuss a new five-year plan to fully fund the pension system.
150721Wanko

The Art of Making Ice Cream

7-21-15
Surfin Sundae in Monmouth Beach offers homemade ice cream to customers year round.
150720Aron

Venture Capital Fund Meant to Lure 50 Tech Start-up Companies to Newark

7-20-15
The founder of Audible.com announced a $50 million venture capital fund to lure 50 new tech start-up companies to his building.
150720Hill

Conference Addresses What Government Can Do for Small Businesses

7-20-15
Congressman Bill Pascrell spoke about what government officials need to do and have done for businesses.

Montvale-based A&P files for chapter 11 bankruptcy

7-20-15
The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection for the second time since 2010.
150717Hill

Sen. Menendez Outlines Plan for Transportation Funding

7-17-15
Sen. Bob Menendez discussed a bill he's proposed to dedicate $115 billion over six years for transportation.
150717INTV

Union Spokesman: Casino Workers Willing to Strike to Restore Benefits

7-17-15
UNITE HERE Local 54 Spokesman Ben Begleiter says Taj Mahal casino workers voted to authorize a strike after they were stripped of pensions and health benefits.
150716Byrne

Pension Study Commission Member: Changes Must be Made to Pension System

7-16-15
Pension and Health Benefits Study Commission member Tom Byrne says the pension system deficit is so large changes need to be made now to ensure state workers get what they're entitled to.