Business & Economy

Opponents knock New York-New Jersey oil pipeline

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Environmental groups and some homeowners are raising objections to a planned billion-dollar pipeline that would carry North Dakota crude oil from the Port of Albany to New Jersey refineries. Pilgrim Pipeline Holdings, a ...

Wall Street: AC’s future has fewer casinos

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Wall Street experts have seen the future of Atlantic City — and it has fewer casinos in it. A panel of analysts speaking at a regional gambling conference Tuesday in Atlantic City says a market that has already lost ...

AAA: More New Jerseyans traveling for Memorial Day

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — AAA Mid-Atlantic says roughly 944,000 New Jersey residents will travel 50 miles or more for the upcoming Memorial Day holiday weekend. That's a slight increase from the 938,500 residents who traveled last year. The holiday ...

Christie announces budget rescue plan

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie has unveiled a plan for filling an unexpected gap in New Jersey's state budget over the next 13 months. Christie's administration announced last month that revenues for the fiscal year that ends June 30 were ...

Meadowlands casino pondered at Atlantic City forum

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — With Atlantic City's casino market struggling, the allure of a casino in the northern New Jersey Meadowlands just outside New York City is becoming stronger to some. At a regional gambling conference Tuesday in Atlantic ...

Pol: NJ plans licensing for net payment firms

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey wants to subject companies that handle Internet gambling deposits and payments to stricter licensing requirements, in the hope it will make banks more willing to allow the use of credit cards to fund online ...

Tax on e-cigarettes clears NJ Senate panel

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey Senate panel has approved a bill that would tax electronic cigarettes and raise the tax on tobacco products. Under the bill advanced on Monday, e-cigarette manufacturers would face a 75 percent tax on the devices. ...

Atlantic City airport rewards loyalty

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City International Airport is rewarding repeat passengers with a loyalty program. The program offers perks such as reserved parking, discounts on retail purchases and promotional items. More than 2,100 ...

State Informs 2,000 Taxpayers They Underpaid, Except, They Didn’t

About 2,000 New Jersey taxpayers received a notice from the Treasury Department saying they owed money, but that turned out to be a mistake. No corrections are expected to be distributed.

Renovated Units in Camden County to House Homeless Veterans

Housing units that had been sitting in storage in Morris County have been moved to Camden County for homeless veterans.