Business & Economy

Chobani to donate yogurt intended for US athletes

NEW YORK (AP) — Chobani's quest to get its Greek yogurt to the Sochi Olympics is coming to an end. The company says it will donate a shipment of about 5,000 cups of yogurt it had hoped to send to U.S. athletes at the Winter Games. The shipment ...

NJ Chamber President Says Winter Weather is Impacting Business

New Jersey Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas Bracken says that the weather this winter is having an impact of New Jersey's businesses.

Atlantic City casino win down $4.6M in January

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Money flowing in from Internet gambling helped Atlantic City's casinos avoid what would have been a much worse month in January. The city's 11 casinos took in $195.7 million. That was down 4.6 percent from a year ago. But ...

NJ OKs Revel co-owners to operate casino

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey casino regulators gave final approval to an investment firm to be the largest owner of Revel Casino Hotel. The state Casino Control Commission on Wednesday agreed to Chatham Asset Management. The hedge fund is ...

NY-NJ airports preparing for storm

NEW YORK (AP) — The agency that operates New York's and New Jersey's three major airports is bringing in extra personnel to work 12-hour shifts. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says it's been a routine for many of this winter's ...

Company plans $30M expansion in KC with 230 jobs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A New Jersey-based life sciences company is planning a $30 million expansion in Kansas City and the addition of 230 jobs in the next five years. Catalent Pharma Solutions is involved with development of drugs, biologics and ...

Key Food Closes in Newark, Leaving Residents in ‘Food Desert’

After being open for only about a year, Key Food in Newark has closed its doors, leaving residents with limited supermarket options.

SDA OKs plan to replace Trenton’s Central High

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — State officials have approved a $130.5 million construction project for a new school that would replace Trenton's 82-year-old Central High School. The Schools Development Authority gave its unanimous approval on Tuesday. The ...

JCP&L plans $251M in infrastructure improvements

MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — Jersey Central Power & Light says it will spend $251 million this year to further expand and strengthen its infrastructure. The company says the plans announced Tuesday will enhance and maintain service reliability ...

‘Ringleader’ of ID fraud ring sentenced in NJ

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A man authorities say was the ringleader of a massive identity fraud ring that caused more than $4 million in losses has been sentenced to prison. A federal judge in Newark on Tuesday ordered South Korean native Sang-Hyun Park ...