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NJPAC President Takes Leadership Role at Theater Square Development

John Schreiber is succeeding Larry Goldman as president and CEO of Theater Square Development Company, which is constructing residential units across the street from NJPAC.

Congress may be asked to join NY-NJ bridge probe

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey state lawmaker wants Congress to investigate the agency responsible for traffic jams caused by lane closures at a bridge into New York City. Democrats claim the gridlock was an act of retribution by loyalists of ...

NJ Internet gambling accounts top 91,000

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The number of people signing up for Internet gambling in New Jersey continues to rise. The state's Gaming Enforcement Division says more than 91,000 accounts have been created as of Sunday. Internet gambling began with ...

Deal closes on sale of Nugget in Sparks

SPARKS, Nev. (AP) — After spending more than 50 years in the hands of the same family in Sparks, the sale of John Ascuaga's Nugget Casino Resort has become official. The Nugget closed the sale Monday with affiliates of Global Gaming & Hospitality ...
Those looking to do retail shopping in Bergen County on Sundays are out of luck since the county has Blue Laws that do not allow those businesses to open that day, even during the busy holiday shopping season.

Bergen County Blue Laws Restrict Sunday Holiday Shopping

The holiday season is the busiest shopping time of the year and Bergen County businesses are restricted from opening on Sundays due to Blue Laws.

Road repairs finished on GWB

FORT LEE, N.J. (AP) — All lanes on the upper level of the George Washington Bridge have reopened. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey had to close two upper-level westbound lanes on Monday so crews could complete emergency repairs. The ...

NY Waterway to build 2 new ferries in NJ

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New York Waterway has announced an $11 million deal to build two new commuter ferries in New Jersey. Cape May County-based Yank Marine in Upper Township will begin work on the 400-passenger vessels this month, with delivery ...

Ex-Port Authority exec buying web addresses

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A former Port Authority official who allegedly ordered the mysterious lane closures at the George Washington Bridge has reportedly been buying Internet domain addresses that use the names of public officials. The Record of ...

Trinidad casino owner admits stiffing US on taxes

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a New Jersey man has admitted evading taxes on millions of dollars he made from a casino he owned in Trinidad, costing the U.S. government nearly $1.3 million in losses. David Migliore pleaded guilty ...

NJ nuke plant taken offline for maintenance work

LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The nation's oldest operating nuclear plant has been taken offline temporarily so crews can complete some maintenance work. The Oyster Creek plant in Lacey Township was shut down at 3:37 a.m. Saturday so crews could look ...