Morris County’s 31st Annual Partners in Economic development Awards, April 11, 2024 at Hyatt Regency Morristown.

Morris County’s 31st Partners in Economic Development Awards Ceremony

2026 FIFA World Cup Anticipated to Boost County Economy   More than 100 business leaders and dignitaries from around the state came together at the Morristown Hyatt Regency last week for the 31st Partners in Economic Development Awards ceremony to honor the companies, individuals and associations impacting business and tourism in Morris County. “These awards…

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Morris County Small Business Week

Morris County Small Business Week 2024 Celebrates Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners

Explore the complimentary lineup of events crafted to empower small businesses in Morris County, New Jersey, and beyond.   The Morris County Economic Development Alliance (Alliance) and Morris County Economic Development Corporation are proud to announce the lineup of events planned for the 2024 Morris County Small Business Week, which will be observed April 29…

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Morris County Memorializes Civil War Soldiers

Morris County Memorializes Civil War Soldiers

“Brother Against Brother” Shares History & Stories of Local Soldiers Morris County today unveiled the newest addition to its online Morris County’s Veterans Compendium: “Brother Against Brother: The Civil War,” on the 163rd anniversary of the Battle of Fort Sumter in 1861 and the official start of the devastating four-year conflict. Published by the Morris County…

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April 20 and 21, 2024 Spring Encampment at Jockey Hollow

April 20 and 21, 2024 Spring Encampment at Jockey Hollow

Morristown, N.J. – On Saturday, April 20 and Sunday, April 21, re-enactors from across the northeast will arrive at Jockey Hollow for Morristown National Historical Park’s Spring Encampment. The special event focuses on the lives of soldiers and civilians during the Revolutionary War. It’s an event full of activities for the whole family. Highlights for the…

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2024 Morris County Budget Adopted

2024 Morris County Budget Adopted

Prudent Planning and 8.8% Ratable Growth Offsets Costs The Morris County Board of County Commissioners unanimously adopted a 2024 Budget tonight, with no increase in the tax rate as funding expanded for public safety, infrastructure, human services, education and training and economic development.   View the Budget Presentation “Strong ratable growth and prudent financial planning…

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Table for 1 - Restaurants Accommodating Solo Dining Trend

Table for 1 – Restaurants Accommodating Solo Dining Trend

Long considered the ultimate social no-no, dining alone at a restaurant is losing its stigma. According to online reservation platform OpenTable, between 2022 and 2023 single-person reservations increased by 4%, making it one of the largest and fastest-growing dining segments in the U.S. Whether for business or pleasure, solo dining is something restaurant consumers – particularly…

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How Morristown’s HQ Plaza will engage visitors with public-facing spaces

How Morristown’s HQ Plaza Will Engage Visitors With Public Facing Spaces

The renovation of Morristown’s landmark Headquarters Plaza will look to energize the sprawling concourse that connects three office towers, a Hyatt Regency hotel and a host of retailers and restaurants under the roof of the 1 million-square-foot complex. Not to be overlooked is the idea that the refreshed property will also engage the community in…

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Real Estate Industry Increasingly Relies on Artificial Intelligence

Real Estate Industry Increasingly Relies on Artificial Intelligence

Years after real estate firms first touted the potential of data science and machine learning to determine what tenants want, it’s not unusual now for property companies to use artificial intelligence to analyze leases, communicate with tenants, value buildings, manage warehouse space and even woo investors. At a recent gathering of about 100 real estate…

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