Business & Finance

February 21, 2020

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Planning Board is accepting nominations for its 37th Annual Land Development and Planning Awards program. The deadline for nominations is Tuesday, March 31. “I encourage people to nominate recipients for this year’s awards,” said Freeholder Deputy Director ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Chris Edwards, former vice-president of Business Services at the Somerset County Business Partnership, will become the new president and CEO of the SCBP, replacing Mike Kerwin who will retire onn March 13. Edwards has served in his current position at the SCBP since May of 2018 ...

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NEWARK, NJ – Choose New Jersey will return to Israel to lead a four-day economic mission trip to Tel Aviv and Jerusalem from Feb.10-13 to strengthen existing economic ties, cultivate further investment opportunities in New Jersey, and deepen connections between New Jersey and Israel. “Choose New ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Having completed a successful 100th anniversary celebration in 2019, the Somerset County Business Partnership is focusing on its 2020 priorities for the Somerset County business community. Creating Vibrant Connections among public/private partners, members, and the business ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Choose New Jersey has released its 2019 annual report which details a successful year of jobs creation and attracting businesses and investment in the Garden State. “As Choose New Jersey nears the tenth anniversary of its founding, I am proud to report that 2019 was our strongest ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Greater Raritan Workforce Development Board, in partnership with Hillsborough Township and the Somerset County Library System's Hillsborough Branch, offers residents the opportunity to meet with job developers to learn about the many services available to job seekers and ...

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WASHINGTON - New data released by the Federal Trade Commission shows that consumers across New Jersey received $3,825,267 in refund checks from the FTC in 2019. In addition to refunds, the newly released data also shows that New Jersey residents filed 75,100 complaints with the FTC last year.

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Business Partnership will visit another of Somerset County’s important and influential locations when they host “Networking Night” at the Steeplechase Cancer Center on Wednesday, Jan.15th from 5:30-6:30 p.m. The Steeplechase Cancer Center is located on the ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - CiberSpring, with offices on Division Street, has promoted Hillsborough resident Joseph Mascaro to Salesforce Technical Lead. In his new role, he is responsible for driving innovative methodologies for the sales force. He’ll be managing the development team, providing solution ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Heavy construction equipment has cut a roadbed off of Route 206 North to connect with the Somerset Station residential complex now under construction alongside the Somerville NJ Transit Station. The new road will empty on to South Bridge Street, just south of the existing ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Helping New Jersey businesses affected by federal tax reform ease the burden on an individual’s income tax, the full Assembly advanced legislation Monday sponsored by Assemblymen Roy Freiman and Daniel Benson to allow business owners to pay income tax at the entity level instead of on ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Look no further than local Hillsborough merchants and businesses, where property tax credits will be applied to residents' tax bills for each purchase made through the "Shop Hillsborough" program. Nearly 50 merchants are participating in the Nov. 30th "Shop Hillsborough" ...

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ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - The New Jersey Municipal Management Association presented its 2019 Press Award to Rod Hirsch, owner and editor of TAPinto Hillsborough at its business luncheon at the Sheraton Hotel Wednesday, held during the New Jersey League of Municipalities Convention. Hirsch was ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - With the holiday shopping season fast approaching, it's time to strategize and figure out where to save money to stretch those shopping dollars. Look no further than local Hillsborough merchants and businesses, where property tax credits will be applied to residents' tax bills ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - A Business Appreciation Social hosted by the Hillsborough Business Association will be held Thursday, Nov. 7th at the Falcon's Nest at the Polish Falcon, 140 Falcon Road, from 6-9 p.m. There will be ample opportunity for networking, with a Business Resource Showcase and ...

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FRANKLIN, NJ - Evidently, the Somerset Patriots' ownership and front office staff have not heard of the old adage “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” Far from broke, the Patriots have enjoyed nothing but success on the bottom line and on the field since the inaugural season of the Atlantic League ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Somerset County Employers Legislative Committee will host state Sen. Tom Kean, Jr. (R-21) at a luncheon on Friday, October 25th at Verve Bistro, Bar, & Lounge, 18 East Main St. from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.. Kean is the Minority Leader of the New Jersey Senate and sits on the ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County Freeholder Director Brian D. Levine has announced two recent county note sales that garnered interest rates of just over one percent. The first was a one-year note for $40 million at a rate of 1.15%. This note is funding road resurfacing and reconstruction, ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Business Partnership will host a networking event on Thursday, Oct.10th from 5-7 p.m. at Village Brewing, 34 W. Main St. Village Brewing is the area’s newest brewery, offering locally sourced American cuisine in an upscale brew pub. Village offers in-house ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset County Business Partnership and Fairleigh Dickinson University have established a working relationship that will take advantage of the assets available at New Jersey university. “Vibrant Connection” with FDU is an extension of the higher education partnership ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – A three-story storage unit facility is taking shape on Route 206. The Hampshire Companies and Harrison Street, real estate investment firms are partners in the 903-unit climate-controlled facility, tentatively scheduled to open in February, 2020. The building encompasses ...

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NEW DELHI, India  – New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy, alongside Choose New Jersey, has announced the opening of the New Jersey India Center in Gurugram, India. The opening of the New Jersey India Center kicks off Murphy’s seven-day, six-city economic mission trip to India. Murphy is the first ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Somerset County business and civic leaders will welcome representatives from the Howard County, Maryland Chamber of Commerce for an Inter-City Visit and Leadership Conference from Sunday, Sept. 15th, to Tuesday, Sept. 17th.. The Howard County Chamber will bring 20 to 30 ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Hillsborough Business Association has launched Hillsborough Harvest to heighten awareness of the vibrant farming community in the township. The promotion is featured on the Hillsborough Business Association website. Hillsborough Township is the premier agricultural ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The township Business Association is busy making plans for the 2nd annual Hillsborough Restaurant Week Aug. 20-25.   Hillsborough restaurants will have an opportunity to showcase their creative cuisine for local residents and foodies from all over.    Hillsborough Restaurant ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – It’s not just fun and games at the Hillsborough Rotary Fair. There’s a fair amount of business being conducted beneath the red-and-white striped tents in the shadows of the giant ferris wheel and other attractions at the fairgrounds alongside the Lowe's Home Improvement store ...

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