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Chinese Firm Buys One Newark Center

December 11, 2017

NEWARK, NJ - A Chinese investment and development firm has acquired one of Newark's most visible properties.

The sale of One Newark Center to Beijing Ideal Group—a joint-venture between an affiliate of The Praedium Group, LLC and Mack-Cali Realty Corp.—was finalized Thursday, with investment management company JLL completing the acquisition of ...

Montclair Business Logo Sparks Outrage and Dialogue on Sexualization

MONTCLAIR, NJ - "Sleazy and Tasteless" are just a few of the words Montclair residents have used to describe the logo of the newest Montclair ice cream shop. 

Dairy Air Ice Cream Co., located at 521 Bloomfield Ave. in Montclair, has recently come under fire since Nutley resident Amy Tingle posted her thoughts on her personal Facebook page.

Tingle wrote:

An open letter ...

Mars Wrigley Awarded $31 Million to Open Offices in Newark

A 10-year, $31.5 million Grow New Jersey grant application put forth by Mars Wrigley Confectionary US LLC was approved Tuesday by the state Economic Development Authority.

The chocolate and candy giant has plans to move offices into the Ironside Newark building, a seven-story, mixed-use project owned by Edison Properties and slated to open next year.

Capital investment in the 110,000 ...

Ralph Lauren, Qwest Diagnostics Receive NJEDA Awards to Move to On3 Campus in Nutley

TRENTON, NJ - The New Jersey Economic Development Authority approved Grow New Jersey Assistance Program Grants for Ralph Lauren and Qwest Diagnostics to to make a capital investment and locate in Prism Capital's On3 redevelopment project of the former Hoffman-La Roche campus.

Ralph Lauren is to receive a 10 year $33.1 million dollar Grow New Jersey award. The project ...

Bellevue Theatre Closes its Doors Forever, Maybe

UPPER MONTCLAIR, NJ - Residents were surprised to learn that the beloved Bellevue Theatre located at 268 Bellevue Avenue in Upper Montclair would be abruptly closing its doors after 95 years. The Bellevue Theatre opened on May 13, 1922.

The last movie was shown on Sunday at 7:45, as dozens of residents flocked to the theatre in a nostalgic display of reverence. 

National ...

Mars Looking to Open Offices in Ironside Newark building

The maker of M&M candies may be coming back to Newark.

The company that got its start in 1941 in Clinton Hill, is looking to open an office in downtown's Ironside Newark building.

Mars Wrigley Confectionary US LLC has applied for 10-year, $31.5 million Grow New Jersey grant to open an office in the seven-story, mixed-use project owned by Edison Properties and slated to open ...

Community Development Block Grant Applications Available

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Township of Montclair has announced availability of applications for federal funds. Details are as follows:

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that applications for federal funds under HUD’s 2018 Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG) are now available from the Montclair Department of Planning & Community Development. According to Planning Director Janice Talley, ...

Christie, Booker, and Baraka show strong support for Newark to be next Amazon HQ

A bipartisan trinity of New Jersey politico firepower assembled in downtown Newark to shoot the first salvo needed to score a major economic triumph for New Jersey's largest city: the construction in Newark of the new corporate headquarters for Amazon, the world's largest online retailer.  

All three of the prime politicians in place inside Rutgers Business School on ...

MSU Panel: Women's Entrepreneurship Week "Social Entrepreneurs Changing the World," Oct. 19

Social Entrepreneurs Changing the World
Thursday, Oct. 19, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Montclair State, University Hall Conference Center

This compelling event will feature a keynote address by Alfa Demmellash, and then a panel of social entrepreneurs:

Alfa Demmellash grew up in Ethiopia on less than a dollar a day, before immigrating to the U.S. and landing at Harvard. She ...

Halpin-Bitecola Brookdale Funeral Home Earns National Recognition

Bloomfield, NJ- Halpin-Bitecola Brookdale Funeral Home has been honored by the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) with the 2017 Pursuit of Excellence Award.  What makes this award so prestigious is the fact that only 165 such facilities from around the world received this recognition, placing Halpin-Bitecola Funeral Home among an elite group of funeral service providers.

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Montclair Residents Inducted into NJ Advertising Hall of Fame

December 7, 2017

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Two Montclair residents were inducted into the Hall of Fame of the New Jersey Ad Club on November 9. 

Sean and Debbie Looney of Looney Advertising & Branding from Montclair, were inducted into the NJ Advertising Hall of Fame event held at the Highlawn Pavillion. The couple are both amongst the youngest inductees in hall of fame history and the ...