Category Archives: Featured Communities

CKO Kickboxing kicks up expansion plans.

HOBOKEN, N.J. – Hoboken-based CKO Kickboxing has opened five new facilities, and its plans to open more in 2015. The gyms foster a family atmosphere to help children and adults to lose weight and get in shape. “Research shows that people stick to ...

Hotel Indigo checks into Newark.

NEWARK, N.J. – InterContinental Hotel Group has opened the 108-room Hotel Indigo in downtown Newark. The hotel is housed in the historic National State Bank Building. The boutique hotel is designed to celebrate the city’s history in innovation an ...

Forbes’ move brings 350 jobs to Jersey City.

JERSEY CITY, N.J. – Business and financial publication Forbes has moved to Jersey City and brought with it 350 jobs. The company has moved into 92,720 square feet of office space in two floors at 499 Washington Blvd. It is in the Newport section of Jers ...

Newark building rehab will bring retail, jobs.

NEWARK, N.J. – A shuttered building in downtown Newark is set for renovation, and it will house a Whole Foods Market, other retail, a branch of Rutgers-Newark and housing. The retailers and housing will be in a former department store building. The Who ...

Jersey City leads state in housing starts.

JERSEY CITY, N.J. – Numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau showed Jersey City continues to lead the state in housing starts. Jersey City Mayor Steven M. Fulop said the report showed Jersey City had 1,286 permits issued for new units through October. It fur ...