North East upholstery boss is gunned down at desk
- Murdered man's company is closed. // Cabinet Maker;09/04/98, Issue 5104, p3
Reports on the closure of Cascade Upholstery after its operator, Stephen Sweeney, was murdered in his office at the Stoneygate Industrial Estate in England.
- QUOTE MARKS. // njbiz;7/9/2012, Vol. 25 Issue 28, p13
The article presents quotes from comedian Steve Sweeney on leaving the beach to return to Trenton, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie to reporter Chris Harris at a news conference, and Glassboro Police Chief Alex Fanfarillo on red light cameras.
- This pension proposal is worth talking about. // njbiz;10/13/2014, Vol. 27 Issue 41, p13
The author argues that New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney's proposal to let unions manage their own public worker pensions in order to fix the pension problem would only address oversight issues and would not add more money from the budget.
- Trial date set for ex Cascade boss Caddick. // Cabinet Maker;02/19/99, Issue 5126, p2
Reports that a trial date was set for Richard Caddick, the former partner of murdered Cascade Upholstery managing director, Stephen Sweeney, at Newcastle, England, on March 22, 1999. Charges against Caddick of two counts of false accounting at the company's parent Tonegate.
- Sweeney caught in the middle. // njbiz;7/11/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 28, p16
The article discusses the impact of the criticism of New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney by union leaders in the state and Governor Chris Christie.
- Sweeney's pension proposal: Let unions manage own funds. GEORGE, ANDREW // njbiz;10/13/2014, Vol. 27 Issue 41, p8
The article reports on the proposal issued by New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney to let unions manage their own public worker pensions in order to fix the pension problem.
- State waits on SCOTUS for sports gambling ruling. // njbiz;3/24/2014, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p7
The article reports on the press conference held by U.S. Senate President Steve Sweeney in partnership with New Jersey Democrats and Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian calling for the high court to take up the state's case regarding sports wagering.
- WINNERS/LOSERS. // njbiz;5/27/2013, p3
This section offers news briefs in New Jersey, including the fight between Senate president Steve Sweeney and legislator Barbara Buono after the latter picked a Democratic party chairman, move of the state Assembly to allow people to participate in out-of-state bake-offs and plan of the state...
- A fair paycheck that won't drive away businesses. Sweeney, Steve; Karrow, Marcia // njbiz;5/4/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 18, p16
The article presents separate responses from Democrat Senator Steve Sweeney and Republican Senator Marcia Karrow to a question regarding the minimum wage rate in New Jersey. Sweeney says he is sponsoring a measure that would raise the minimum wage to $8.50 an hour, although the global economic...