Monday, January 27, 2020

The Perfect Company: Are There Moral Companies?

Morality in business and investing is worth considering for two reasons. First, our lives are finite: is there some other pleasure besides maximizing returns? Second, while money is seen as a panacea for all problems, it does not usually improve people who get it.

How a Newspaper Helped Fuel an Educational Movement

We had a good idea that was significantly improving the lives of the handful of teens at Princeton Learning Cooperative, we just needed more people to know about it.

Defend Public Health & Safety in State Budget

The Trump administration’s proposal to cut funding for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will directly impact federal safeguards for clean water, air, and natural resources in this state we’re...

Want to Strengthen Nonprofits for Our Communities? Invest in Them

New Jersey’s charitable nonprofit community benefits all of us.

Water Plan: Alarming

New Jersey’s almost 9 million residents make this state denser than India or Japan. And the population is projected to grow to 10.2 to 10.4 million by 2040. Will...

Recycling’s Case: Economic and Environmental Benefits

As we celebrate the 25th anniversary of the state’s milestone Mandatory Recycling Act this year, it’s time to re-energize the recycling movement in New Jersey and go for the...

Halpern: Westminster Choir College Takeover Built on Shaky Finances

In a recent filing with the Shenzhen Stock Exchange Beijing Kaiwen Dexin Education Technology Co., Ltd. was required to provide supplemental information about its purchase of Westminster Choir College.

The Perfect Company: Could Uber Go Under?

That threat — and the reason that Uber is valued at $54 billion — is the idea that Uber will one day control the world’s transportation systems. But what exactly is Uber building?

Life After Closing

Just because you have been approved for a loan does not mean that your responsibilities to the lender have ended.

With Growth of Charity Should Come Greater Scrutiny

While there is huge support for our nation’s charities, there is very little awareness among the general public as to the economic clout, enormous growth of the philanthropic sector, or the process by which charities are granted and maintain their privileged IRS nonprofit status.

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Let’s Try . . . Elite Five Sushi & Grill

Tony Yu has opened Elite Five Sushi & Grill in an L-shaped space adjacent to the former Two Sevens restaurant.

The Fall of Icarus