Category Archives: Featured Communities

Vince Lombardi Center of Hope opens in Newark.

NEWARK, N.J. – The Vince Lombardi Center of Hope has opened in Newark to provide after-school services to children and youth. It was made possible by the the city and community partners. The center is at 201 Bloomfield Ave. It is the third center of its ...

Tropicana goes all in for Atlantic City expansion.

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — In an era when Atlantic City casinos and resorts are suffering, Tropicana Atlantic City has just completed a $50 million renovation and expansion. The revitalization includes far-reaching upgrades to its North Tower hotel rooms, a ...

Goya opens Jersey City headquarters.

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Goya will open its new corporate headquarters in Jersey City April 29 as a part of the company’s $500 million global expansion. The food company is investing $127 million in its Jersey City home. It sits on a 40-acre lot in the ...

Gateway art projects grows into own space.

NEWARK, N.J. — The Gateway complex in Newark is set to welcome an art project that previously only was a pop-up at the complex. The Gateway Project will set up shop in 25,000 square feet at 2 Gateway Center. It will include 60 studios that artists can ...

Verizon invests millions to upgrade networks in NJ.

NEWARK, N.J. — Verizon invested more than $547 million in New Jersey in 2014 to upgrade the fiber-optic and wireline networks for consumers and businesses. Improvements in the region also benefitted New York and Pennsylvania. The investments have given ...

Online gaming raked in millions for NJ in March.

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement reported online gaming hauled in a record $13.16 million in combined revenue in March. It was from both online casinos and online poker sites. The division of Gaming Enforcement repor ...

Online gaming lounge opens at Resorts Casino Hotel.

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — KGM and SOSH Architects have launched an immersive gaming lounge at Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City. It is designed to introduce traditional players of games of chance to the world of online gaming. “KGM Connect brings ...

Expansion afoot for Standard Chartered Bank.

NEWARK, N.J. — Standard Chartered Bank is expanding in Newark. The bank has signed a lease for an additional 14,000 square feet in 2 Gateway Center. The additional space will allow the international banking and finance firm to grow, and to bring its pre ...

New iGaming casino products launched in Atlantic City.

ATLANTIC CITY — A new online casino has launched in Atlantic City as part of a joint venture between several gaming entities. It will offer a variety of casino games in New Jersey. SNG Interactive, Sportech’s joint venture with NYX Gaming Group Li ...

New Jersey City University plans new business school.

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — New Jersey City University is set to begin work on its School of Business at Harborside Plaza 2 in the heart of the city’s financial district. The location will centralize NJCU’s growing undergraduate and graduate busines ...

Investors Bank will fill void in Jersey City.

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Investors Bank will open a branch in the Jersey City community of Bergen-Lafayette, which has been without a bank since 2010. The bank will open a full-service branch in the Hub shopping center on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. It wil ...