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Tax breaks promised jobs in New Jersey's poorest city — they mostly didn't deliver
The city of Camden was supposed to bring jobs from some of America's biggest companies. So far, that's mostly gone unfulfilled.
American Dream mall rises as retail struggles
Can an indoor amusement park and ski hill hold off the death spiral that's dragging other malls under?
Atlantic City benefits from early wager on legal sports betting
Total gaming revenue at Atlantic City’s casinos is up about 20% on last year, but the city is now starting competition from neighboring states.
Fixing infrastructure: short-term pain, long-term gain
Crucial upgrades to the busy Route 495 bridge leading to the Lincoln Tunnel in New Jersey will snarl traffic.
Short-term rentals spur businesses around new services for visitors
As more and more vacationers book private residences for trips, using sites like Airbnb or HomeAway, there’s no front desk to call when they need something. So online concierge services and other support businesses are springing up in response. The New Jersey-based concierge service Stock the House, for example, provides somebody who will do grocery […]
New leaders want to add their states to carbon trading program
As the United Nations climate change talks continue in Germany, the U.S. could see an increase in commitments to the cause — from states, not federal programs. The governors-elect of Virginia and New Jersey want to add their states to the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative. The cap-and-trade program includes nine states already, and the addition […]
U.S. is locked in to an aging highway system
Even after rehab, New Jersey's Pulaski Skyway will be functionally obsolete.
The rise and fall... and rise and fall of Atlantic City
History repeats itself in the city's fall from big business to financial hardship.
Who sues police departments the most? Police officers
In New Jersey, millions are spent each year on lawsuits involving police.
Meet New Jersey’s tobacco bonds
Why a deal to cash out their tobacco settlement might cost New Jersey