Category Archives: Featured Communities

Walmart looks to hire 250 in Jersey City.

JERSEY CITY, N.J. – Walmart plans to open a new store in April in Jersey City and hire 250 workers. The world’s largest retailer is looking for workers to fill positions as customer service representatives, sales help, cashiers, stockers, mainten ...

Jersey City beats state, national employment numbers.

JERSEY CITY, N.J. – The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that job growth in Jersey City has outpaced the region, and the nation, and the city has reduced unemployment and created new opportunities for jobs. In Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop’ ...

J.D. Power ranks PSE&G top gas service business.

NEWARK, N.J. – Public Service Electric and Gas Company received the top ranking from J.D. Power for customer satisfaction in the gas service business. It was the highest ranked among 12 large utilities in the eastern United States. The ranking marked ...

Kangaroo Manufacturing plans New Jersey warehouse.

NEWARK, N.J. – Justin Ligeri, who founded the startup Yagoozon, has launched a new venture, Kangaroo Manufacturing, and he plans to house the warehouse space in New Jersey. Kangaroo is designed for him to sell his own branded items at wholesale prices. ...

PSE&G lights up two landfill solar farms.

NEWARK, N.J. – PSE&G recently flipped on the lights at landfill solar farms in Bordentown and Deptford. Combined, the facilities will produce grid-connected solar electricity to about 3,500 homes annually. It is part of the company’s Solar 4 ...

New Jersey City University heads to financial district.

JERSEY CITY, N.J. – New Jersey City University plans to relocate its School of Business facility to New Jersey’s financial hub in September. It will comprise 68,348 square feet of space at Harborside Plaza 2 on the Jersey City waterfront. The mo ...

Newark Liberty set traveler records in 2014.

NEWARK, N.J. – Newark Liberty International Airport set an individual record in 2014 with 11.7 million international travelers who passed through the airport. The airport, along with John F. Kennedy International Airport and LaGuardia, Stewart Internat ...

Lite DePalma Greenberg law firm expanding in Newark.

NEWARK, N.J. – The Newark law firm of Lite DePalma Greenberg plans to expand its presence there by moving to new office space at 570 Broad St. The firm has been based at Two Gateway Center. The expansion will give the firm 10,000 square feet of space. ...

Business Insider names NJIT most underrated college.

NEWARK, N.J. – The New Jersey Institute of Technology took the No. 1 spot on Business Insider’s list of the 50 most underrated colleges in the country. The publication reported NJIT topped the list because after graduation most graduates find job ...

Liberty Science Center plans new development, 594 jobs.

JERSEY CITY, N.J. – Liberty Science Center plans to build a science and technology center that will create 2,526 construction jobs and 594 permanent jobs. Science center officials are working with Jersey City officials to build the new addition on land ...

China Overseas America plans 95-story Jersey City tower.

JERSEY CITY, N.J. – China Overseas America plans to build the tallest tower in New Jersey with a 95-story, 760-unit condominium tower set for Jersey City. In addition, the Chinese developer plans to build 18,000 square feet of commercial and retail s ...

Yang Ming Marine Transport says ahoy to Newark.

NEWARK, N.J. – Global transportation firm Yang Ming Marine Transport plans to move to One Newark Center. The company plans to expand in the 24-story office tower. It has leased 19,306 square feet of space. The deal was handled by Mack-Cali Realty and i ...

Pearson Education publisher is Hoboken bound.

HOBOKEN, N.J. – Pearson Education, a publisher of educational materials, will move into a new home in Hoboken on Jan. 26. The company is expanding its presence, and bringing along about 600 employees. The company will anchor a 14-story office tower by ...