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Rodgers Continues at Rutgers University

June 27th, 2013 — Denise V. Rodgers, M.D., who has led UMDNJ during one of the most dynamic periods in the history of medical education in New Jersey, will continue to serve the state in a new position at Rutgers University.  Rodgers, who has …

Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A.

June 27th, 2013 — Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A., is pleased to welcome Robert  Frank and Alan J. Pollack of the AV Preeminent rated firm Frank & Pollack, LLC, who will be Of Counsel to the Firm.   With combined experience of over 50 …

Department of Health & Senior Services Commissioner To Address Members

June 27th, 2013 — Commissioner Mary O’Dowd of the Department of Health and Senior Services will be the featured speaker at the next CIANJ Healthcare Roundtable Meeting on July 18 at Holy Name Medical Center in Teaneck, New Jersey.  Commissioner will discuss issues such …

Economic Stimulus Bill Closer to Reality

June 27th, 2013 — A bill which would pump $600 million into New Jersey’s economy is one step closer to becoming reality.  The Senate cleared A-3680, sponsored by Assemblyman Coutinho, would combine New Jersey’s five business incentive programs into two programs and would provide …

Legislature Clears State Budget

June 27th, 2013 — This week the state budget passed the Senate (29-11) and the Assembly (52-25) with little fanfare.  The $32.9 billion budget was approved and passed with less than $100 million in changes from the Governor’s original budget proposal presented in February. …

Working with key legislators

June 24th, 2013 — CIANJ’s annual Bruce G. Siminoff Legislative One-on-One Dinner offers the business leaders a unique opportunity for interaction with New Jersey legislators.

Congratulations Amy Greene

June 21st, 2013 — The Environmental Business Council (EBC) congratulates its co-chair, Amy S. Greene of Amy S. Greene Environmental Consultants, Inc., for being honored by the New Jersey Society of Women Environmental Professionals (NJSWEP) for her commitment to the environment and to women’s …

EWMA announces new Director of Operations

June 21st, 2013 — EWMA is pleased to announce the promotion of Paul V. Schatz to Vice President, Director of Operations.  This move will help to focus many of the company’s operational functions and help to continue providing superior service to our clients.  Mr. …

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC attorneys on Super Lawyers list

June 21st, 2013 — Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC is proud to announce that six of the firm’s New Jersey attorneys have been honored by their peers and selected to this year’s Super Lawyers list, representing only the top 5 percent of Pennsylvania Lawyers. …

DEP Streamlines Regulatory Process for Sandy Rebuilding Efforts

June 21st, 2013 — As part of its ongoing commitment to help New Jersey’s communities continue to recover and rebuild from Superstorm Sandy, the Christie Administration formally adopted rules that streamline Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) permits for various types of vital rebuilding projects. …

Other Notable Legislation

June 21st, 2013 — In addition to the budget, the Senate and Assembly cleared S-2861 dealing with the closure of landfills.  The legislation was borne from a public outcry to a landfill in Roxbury Township which accepted waste after it was closed.  If enacted, …

State Budget Nears Completion

June 21st, 2013 — With nine days remaining before a constitutionally mandated deadline to pass a balanced budget, both the Assembly and Senate Budget Committees cleared the FY’14 State Budget on Thursday.  The budget now heads to the Assembly and Senate for a full …

Site Remediation Workshop Pictures

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WeiserMazars welcomes new partner

June 14th, 2013 — WeiserMazars LLP, a leading accounting, tax and advisory services firm, announced that Eugene N. Ferraro has joined its New York City office as Partner and Tax Sector Leader for International Tax Services.  Mr. Ferraro possesses 30 years of experience in …

Center for Sleep Medicine receives reaccreditation

June 14th, 2013 — The Center for Sleep Medicine at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center recently achieved reaccreditation through 2018 from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). Englewood Hospital’s Sleep Center participated in a voluntary assessment of the facility’s dedication to clinical excellence, …

Kearny Federal participates in Annual Wyckoff Day Celebration

June 14th, 2013 — Kearny Federal’s Wyckoff Office was one of many local businesses participating in the Annual Wyckoff Day Celebration, organized by the Wyckoff Family YMCA on June 9, 2013.  Branch personnel welcomed Wyckoff residents with a friendly smile and free gifts for …

Legislative Action

June 14th, 2013 — With the state budget on target to be finalized by July 1st, the New Jersey Legislature has been hard at work on a series of bills which could impact the business community.  On Thursday, the Senate Environment & Energy Committee …

“Stronger NJ Business” Loans Available Starting July 1

June 14th, 2013 — On Wednesday, the Governor announced the creation of a new business loan program to assist businesses rebuilding after the storm.  Known as the Stronger NJ Business Loan Program, the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) will administer the $100 million …

New Jersey’s Chief Economist Addresses Members

June 14th, 2013 — At this week’s Financial Decision Makers Roundtable meeting in Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey’s top economist, Charles Steindel, shared his thoughts and views on New Jersey’s economy.  Mr. Steindel mentioned that New Jersey added 60,000 jobs in 2012, mainly in the …

Karu Interviewed on NJ Today

June 7th, 2013 — Michael H. Karu, CPA/CFF/CGMA, Member, Levine, Jacobs & Company, LLC, was recently interviewed on WCTC-AM’s, NJ Today show where he shared reasons why lottery winners should NEVER cash their check before speaking with someone knowledgeable in both the lottery and …

Ramapo to Participate as Flagship Campus

June 7th, 2013 — Ramapo College of New Jersey has been selected to participate as a Flagship Campus in a program offered by New York University and the European Union, A Network for Understanding the New Europe. Ramapo College will become a regional partner …

EPA Survey Shows $384 Billion Needed for Drinking Water Infrastructure by 2030

June 7th, 2013 — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released results of a survey showing that $384 billion in improvements are needed for the nation’s drinking water infrastructure through 2030 for systems to continue providing safe drinking water to 297 million Americans.  EPA’s …

Legislative Action

June 7th, 2013 — On Thursday, the New Jersey Legislature held several committee meetings to vote on key pieces of legislation.  In the Assembly Appropriations Committee, the Committee cleared A-4112 which would eliminate the 10% surcharge on employers Unemployment Insurance (UI) tax beginning in …

New Jersey Senate Seat in the Spotlight

June 7th, 2013 — The week began with the passing of United States Senator Frank Lautenberg, who served New Jersey for 30 years with distinction and honor.  Upon the news of his passing, the focus immediately shifted to who would replace him for the …

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