Category Archives: Jersey Commercial

Hotels, hires and offers, offers, offers !! – Commercial Observer

In 1999, the Ace Hotel was a former flophouse in Seattle’s Belltown neighborhood that the late Alex Calderwood and two friends saw possibilities in. Twenty-two years later, it’s a global, creative, hipster, culinary hospitality phenomenon with outposts in Palm Springs, Downtown LA, London, Nomad … and downtown Brooklyn! Commercial Observer got a glimpse of the […]

Daytona’s Volusia Square attracts $ 12.2 million from real estate developers

DAYTONA BEACH – The sale of an aging and nearly empty shopping center on International Speedway Boulevard gives hope that “the world’s most famous beach front door” could have a well-deserved new life. Two national commercial real estate companies have joined forces to pay $ 12.2 million for the Volusia Square shopping center at the […]

On the move: Rutgers Law School; Parker McCay; Insurance associates of the world; Pashman stein

Parker McCay introduced the James keating as legal counsel in the construction and supply department at Mount Laurel. He has twenty years of experience in municipal, commercial and industrial construction, the firm said. Previously, he headed the claims departments of insurance companies. In these roles, he was responsible for managing trade agreements, business associate agreements, […]

Bus driver shortage: Toms River forced to postpone sports matches

TOMS RIVER, NJ – The Toms River Regional School Board approved the hiring of five bus drivers for the 2021-22 school year on Wednesday evening. He also accepted the retirement of one driver and the resignation of two others. It has been so for months, said William Doering, district affairs administrator, and Laurel Venberg, district […]

Competing Environmental Interests at Play in Newark Power Plant Discussion | Opinion

By Théodore A. Schwartz We are all rightly concerned by the protection of our environment and the implementation of measures to achieve these goals. Our New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection has worked very hard over the years to make improvements to our waterways and groundwater. The NJDEP has implemented many creative programs to achieve […]

Union Hotel’s lawsuits are settled. This is what it means

FLEMINGTON – The legal battle over the Courthouse Square project and the Union Hotel redevelopment is settled. With a few procedural details remaining, the settlement of the lawsuits brought by the Friends of Historic Flemington, a grassroots group formed to oppose the project, paves the way for the project, seen as key to the Chief’s […]

Buying NJ Flood-Prone Homes ‘Not on the Table’

The offer to buy back statewide flood-prone properties is among the options that must remain on the table in the wake of the severe damage to Ida, Gov. Phil Murphy said on Wednesday. “There is no mitigation measure we can put in place that will prevent them from the reality of the intensity and frequency […]

New York declares state of emergency as northeast hits rain from Ida’s remains

In New York City, a travel ban was enforced until 5 a.m., according to an emergency alert sent by Notify NYC. All non-emergency vehicles must stay off the road, the alert said. New York Governor Kathy Hochul told CNN the rain was “much more than we really expected” and left the region in “a very […]

Will Messi’s commercial appeal cover the cost of his transfer to PSG? – Athleticism

Brett Hartmann, who previously worked on Paris Saint-Germain’s business strategy in America, recalls some of his first impressions of the French club’s popularity in the United States. “In the summer of 2018,” he explains, “we were assessing the pitch and looking at things like not being able to actually find a PSG jersey in a […]

Glendora resident gives back to community with new mural

TOWNSHIP OF GLOUCESTER, NJ – A community mural painted by a resident of the Township of Gloucester was recently unveiled on the exterior wall of the Township of Gloucester ServPro. It was painted by Glendora resident and local artist Gianna Vennell, who painted the mural in less than two weeks. Vennell came up with the […]