Business & Economy

Renault Winery seeks bankruptcy protection

EGG HARBOR CITY, N.J. (AP) — South Jersey's Renault (ray-NOH') Winery Resort and Golf has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The winery in Egg Harbor City, which was founded in 1864, will remain open while it reorganizes its finances. ...

NJ senator presses for Sandy insurance probe

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Insurance companies might face more scrutiny over how they are handling flood damage claims from Superstorm Sandy. Sen. Robert Menendez of New Jersey on Friday demanded that the Federal Emergency Management Administration ...

Electric charging stations to be installed

LEWES, Del. (AP) — Two free electric charging stations for electric cars will be installed at the Lewes terminal of the Cape May-Lewes Ferry. The Delaware River and Bay Authority says the stations will be in the public parking lot near the terminal ...

Report: About 100,000 NJ Parents Without Full-Time Jobs

The latest Annie E. Casey Foundation Kids Count Policy Report indicates around 100,000 families in New Jersey have a parent with no full-time, year round employment.

Retailers Announces Thanksgiving Plans, While Receiving Mixed Reaction

Retailers announce their holiday plans for Thanksgiving and Black Friday, while many have mixed reactions.

Mortage Rates Dropping, Reaching Historic Lows

Mortgage rates have been dropping and are reaching historic lows but analysts say that rates could begin to increase within the next year.

Industry Leaders Predict Construction Increase

Business and industry leaders predict that $39 billion will be spent in construction costs statewide.

Port Authority halts police training after firings

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is suspending some police training in the wake of firings over an out-of-control graduation party. The agency announced Thursday that it was halting all non-mandatory training ...

Atlantic City casino revenue down 4.4 pct in Oct.

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City's casino revenue fell by 4.4 percent in October compared with a year ago. The casinos took in $207 million, compared to $216 million in October 2013. But when casinos that have recently shut down are ...

Taxes, schools, casinos key to Christie AC plan

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's plan to help Atlantic City involves giving casinos predictable taxes, freezing taxes on non-gambling property, giving schools more aid if they reduce costs, and temporarily halting ...