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Business & Finance

February 20, 2024

SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ - The Somerset County Business Partnership organized a State of the County Breakfast on February 14 at the Neshanic Valley Golf Course in Neshanic Valley, drawing a crowd of approximately 200 attendees. Chris Edwards, the President and CEO of the Somerset County Business ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ A long-awaited elevator that will make five levels of the 1912 Bernards Town Hall accessible to visitors who can't climb stairs is due to be constructed after the Bernards Township Committee this week hired a contractor to perform the job for $1.6 million. The project is ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND - The LBI Job Fair returns for its sixth year . This is opportunity to secure Long Beach Island area jobs for summer for people of all ages. The event will take place on Saturday, April 6th from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the St. Francis Community Center, 4700 Long Beach Boulevard ...

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MADISON, NJ - A local Madison-based business competed on Friday night's episode of Shark Tank. Co-founder Steven Atieh who lives in Madison and Allison Lin who lives in Chatham, along with their brother  Kevin Atieh who is the CFO, created Like Air Snacks, a  family-owned brand of flavorful ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ – The Annual Meeting hosted by the Somerset County Business Partnership in December stands as a pivotal event within the local business community, where influential figures gather to celebrate achievements and set objectives for the upcoming year. A highlight of this year's ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - In a recent event, financial technology company Fiserv emphasized the importance of collaboration and inclusivity in driving meaningful change. As part of their Thrive program, specifically their Disability Associate Council advisory chapter for New Jersey, the event focused ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - The Somerset County Business Partnership (SCBP) hosted its highly anticipated Annual Meeting at The Palace in Somerset on Monday, bringing together over 500 professionals from the local business community. The highlight of the gathering was the prestigious awards ceremony, where ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - In a press release issued on Monday, Nokia Bell Labs announced their plan to relocate from the historic Murray Hill campus by the year 2028 to the cutting-edge HELIX innovation center in New Brunswick. This decision means that Nokia Bell Labs will be leaving its renowned ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ The 10th annual Winter Market and Christmas Tree Lighting, held last Saturday in downtown Basking Ridge, brought together the community for an opportunity to hear performances, join caroling, and get a jump on holiday shopping and bringing home their own tree. The special ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ - Lawrence Law - Divorce and Family Lawyers has relocated to a stunning new location at 744 Mountain Blvd. in Watchung. The team recently celebrated their move with an open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony, welcoming family, friends, business associates, and valued clients. The ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ Bernards Township police responded to six motor vehicle crashes in the week between Oct. 21 to 27, with one injury reported as a result. Three motor vehicle summonses were issued to drivers during the crash investigations. Police said that on Oct. 21, at approximately 10:31 ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — Roughly 15 years ago, Michael Shapiro wanted to know what was happening in his community, but had to wait. Living in New Providence, New Jersey, Shapiro, who was active in many organizations around town, received the local newspaper. "It was hard-copy, so you'd have to ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Finding Felicity, a brand-new business in downtown Berkeley Heights, was filled with friends, family, dignitaries, and residents, at its Grand Opening on Saturday. Finding Felicity is an alternative and holistic health and wellness space dedicated to finding one's inner ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ Basking Ridge's first townwide "green" yard sale is underway on Saturday, Sept. 9, until 3 p.m. The list of participating addresses is printed on the Bernards Township website here.  

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Samantha Ryan, owner of the soon-to-be opening Finding Felicity, hosted a Business Fair in the parking lot of the former Connect One Bank at 512 Springfield Ave. in Berkeley Heights on Sunday.  At the event, Samantha spoke about her mission to provide access and knowledge ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ After more than a century as a quarrying operation, the 180-acre Millington Quarry property off Stonehouse Road will move into the next phase of its existence after the final closing of its sale to a redeveloper. The closing reportedly took place on June 29, Township Attorney ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - In celebration of female entrepreneurship, Fiserv recently held a Health and Wellness Small Business Marketplace Exchange. The event showcased 30 women entrepreneurs who are members of Believe Inspire Grow [BIG] and Clover [Fiserv point of sale system] customers. The ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ Bernards Township has announced it will host a first-ever townwide "green" yard sale, planned for Saturday, Sept. 9, that will be free for residents. Residents will be encouraged to sell or donate gently used items by holding the sale "in your yard" between 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Greater Somerset County YMCA names Darnell Hayes as its new Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, effective June 19, 2023. In his new role, Darnell will be responsible for providing strategic leadership to ensure successful operations of the seven YMCA branches ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ The Bernards Township Police has established a “Safe Exchange Zone” for residents exchanging items that have been purchased or sold over the internet. The safe zone can also provide a neutral location for children who are meeting another parent in child custody ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Beyond the emergency room, surgical suites, patients' rooms and world-class health care, there is a bigger story continuing to unfold beyond the confines of Somerset County's only hospital. RWJUH/Somerset, a 333-bed hospital that is part of the statewide RWJBarnabas Health ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset County Business Partnership (SCBP) will host its annual BizFest & Wellness Expo at TD Bank Ballpark on June 8 from 2 pm to 5 pm.  Bizfest is one of Somerset County's largest, small business networking event, and more than 600 people are expected to attend ...

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As has been tradition for the past 60 years, the President of the United States has proclaimed a week of the year as National Small Business Week. This year’s NSBW is April 30-May 6. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) held celebrations that included an in-person two-day event and ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Hundreds of children were taken on a journey through the world of finance and innovation at Fiserv's Bring Your Kids to Work Day at their Berkeley Heights flagship location. Excitement filled the air as many children stepped foot into the state-of-the-art Innovation ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ Before a final vote by the Township Committee, residents will have an opportunity to comment at Tuesday's committee meeting on a proposed $45.8-million township budget that would add about $63 onto the municipal tax bill of an "average" home in Bernards. A vote on the ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Zufall Health community health center at 71 Fourth St. is slated to undergo renovations and expansion of services this spring as a new president and CEO takes over operations of the award-winning community health center network. Frances Palm succeeds Eva Turbiner, who ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ The Bernards Township Committee is set to introduce a proposed $45.8-million township budget at Tuesday night's committee meeting that would add about $63 onto the municipal tax bill of an "average" home in the township, which this year is assessed at $720,498. While the ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - The Meraki looked to Women's History Month as an opportunity to celebrate women in business by presenting an evening at 56 Degree Wine Co. in Bernardsville. It is important to remember that even during the busiest times, there is always room for fun, passion and ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ An unclaimed township liquor license that received no takers when it was advertised in 2022 will be put up for sale again starting on March 14_ and the minimum bid has been reduced by more than $200,000. Last year, the township asked for a minimum bid of $625,000 on the new ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS NJ - Fiserv wasted no time in commencing Women's History Month on March 1st, with a kick-off event held at their new Innovation Center at 100 Connell Drive. The event, which was invitation-only, featured Laura Bell Bundy, nationally acclaimed actress, recording artist/songwriter, ...

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