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Lantern Expands On-Demand Adult-Use Cannabis Delivery to Denver

Capital Press 25 May 2022
Collaborating with local businesses with deep community relationships allows us to drive brand awareness organically and build long-lasting connections with new audiences." ... Thus far, the company has launched social equity-focused incubator programs in Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York.

Period poverty activism has stirred lawmakers to action

Finger Lakes Times 18 May 2022
In New Jersey, where lawmakers have filed at least 14 menstrual equity related bills, Democratic Assemblywoman Shanique Speight said the pandemic has exacerbated period poverty because some families lost jobs and some students didn’t have access to products in schools.

How these Black families are helping each other to enter N.J.’s legal weed market

NJ 15 May 2022
Donald spent 15 years in the music industry, working with acts such as Jay-Z, LL Cool J and New Jersey-born icon Queen Latifah ... For the Blanks to win a license in the Monmouth County shore town will take the state one small step closer to helping to fulfill New Jersey’s core mission in ensuring racial equity and economic justice.

Governor Murphy announces bills to expand abortion access, protect patients and providers

Longview News-Journal 12 May 2022
Phil Murphy announces new legislation to expand access to abortion and protect patients and providers in New Jersey at a news conference at his office in Trenton on Wednesday, May 11, 2022 ... New Jersey Monitor) ... Assemblywoman Mila Jasey (D-Essex), one of the sponsors of New Jersey’s legislation, said the additional protections are a matter of equity.

EV Edison Names Energy Industry Veteran David M. Daly as President

The Facts 10 May 2022
Daly is strongly committed to equity and inclusion in cleantech workforce development and was appointed by New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy to the New Jersey Council on the Green Economy to advance economic growth, jobs diversity and environmental justice.

Heartwood Partners Exits Investment in Allentown

Longview News-Journal 09 May 2022
... Heartwood Partners Fund III, LP portfolio company, to New York based private equity investment firm. Based in Allentown, New Jersey, Allentown is a leading provider of vivarium laboratory equipment and related solutions to customers performing biomedical and preclinical research.

CEO of popular legal weed consumer website sees N.J. market’s potential

NJ 06 May 2022
How was your time in New York and New Jersey? ... What’s your thoughts bout New Jersey’s municipal opt-outs, which essential shutout legal weed operators from opening in a town? ... What are some of the things you’re curious about when it comes to New Jersey? ... You have New Jersey being heralded as very progressive.

Pacaso Launches Innovative Luxury Second Home Co-ownership Platform in Coastal New Jersey

Victoria Advocate 04 May 2022
AVALON, N.J., May 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacaso, the leading technology-enabled real estate marketplace that helps people buy and co-own a luxury second home, today announced that it has expanded its service to the New Jersey beach cities ... I am thrilled to introduce New Jersey to co-ownership via Pacaso!".

It's Time for States to Bury the 'Death Tax'

Black Hills Pioneer 04 May 2022
New Jersey remains just one of six states to impose a Death Tax, along with Pennsylvania, Nebraska, Kentucky, Maryland and Iowa ... In New Jersey, we have over 9,000 independently-owned farms, each of whom have to contemplate how to protect their sweat equity and generational wealth in light of our state’s tax policies on inheritance.

Morgan Stanley provides USD 70m in tax equity financing to DSD

Renewables Now 04 May 2022
US solar developer DSD Renewables announced today it has received a tax equity investment of USD 70 million (EUR ... A sizable portion of them will be in New York, New Jersey and California.

Amid solar trade case uncertainty, funding is still flowing for solar developers

Solar Builder 04 May 2022
DSD Renewables (DSD) just secured a $70 million tax equity investment from Morgan Stanley Renewables Inc ... The fund will support commercial power purchase agreement (PPA), feed-in-tariff and community solar projects, with a sizable portion going toward projects in New York, New Jersey, and California.

The folly of ‘parents’ rights’ in public education | Opinion

NJ 02 May 2022
A law similar to Florida’sDon’t Say Gay” has also been proposed in New Jersey ... Pennacchio actually thinks New Jersey teachers would be complicit in “teaching students that they are racists.” It is as absurd as suggesting that carpenters should teach their apprentices to measure once and cut twice rather than the other way around.

Pandemic flashback: Record high rents are driving people back out of NYC

New York Post 29 Apr 2022
While many New Yorkers are being pushed by high prices to finally call it quits on the city, Equity Residential is having a ball with the current real estate market. The Manhattan, Brooklyn and New Jersey-based company’s net-effective rent hike on leases renewed this quarter was 21%, far more than the 14.5% increase it saw on leases last quarter.

Boulder’s Snow Peak Capital buys majority stake in marketing firm

Daily Camera 28 Apr 2022
Private equity firm Snow Peak Capital LLC has purchased a majority stake in New Jersey-based multi-channel marketing communications company Sandy Alexander Inc.

Governor’s budget expands maternal and child health services, by Christine Ivery

Atlantic City 27 Apr 2022
Nurture New Jersey, an initiative led by Tammy Murphy, aims to make New Jersey the safest place to give birth and rear a child ... Family Health Initiatives is supported by funding from the New Jersey Department of Health and is a subsidiary agency of the Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative.

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