Business & Finance

June 1, 2020

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - For nearly three months, local fitness centers have faced an ultimatum: adapt to the new normal or join the 100,000 small businesses shuttered nationwide as a result of the economic fallout from COVID-19.   Gyms and yoga studios were among dozens of nonessential enterprises ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - When the state issued its state of emergency on March 19 most people assumed Herbert’s Army and Navy Store would remain open as an essential service. Even Maria Provenzano-Upenieks was shocked when she was ordered to shudder her doors. She was halfway between changing over stock ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - Hudson County businesses hope curbside pick-up service will give them a boost following extended closures due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Most walk-in stores and non-essential retailers have been shut since mid-March, as part of New Jersey’s efforts to curb the spread of the ...

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SECAUCUS, NJ - As Hudson County businesses focus their efforts on rebuilding in a post COVID-19 environment, the Hudson County Chamber of Commerce has launched a new initiative focused on supporting women who conduct business in and around the New Jersey/New York metro area.  According to ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers University is reaching out to communities near New Jersey's shipping ports to conduct a voluntary and confidential online survey to collect their opinions on and determine their knowledge of the port ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - A new online shopping service developed to help local small businesses continue to do business even while there doors are closed is launching in Bayonne, Mayor Jimmy Davis and the Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone/Special Improvement District (UEZ/SID) announced Thursday. Saying that ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - While the lines of customers outside Costco in Bayonne were long and getting longer a day after the state’s declaration of new restrictions on public gatherings and closing  of non essential businesses, most of the customers seemed in good cheer. The lines have become a familiar ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Following the most recent order of Governor Phil Murphy in the state's fight against the further spread of COVID-10, coronavirus, barber shops, hair salons, nail salons, spas, tattoo parlors, and eyelash/threading salons will be closed effective 8:00 p.m. Thursday. Parking meters, ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ  - Winners Bayonne will be closing at 8:00 p.m. Monday and remain closed for simulcasting indefinitely, an email from Meadowlands Racetrack announced.  The closure comes in the midst of efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19, coronavirus, by limiting gatherings in public ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - With ‘social distancing’ the new norm, at least for the foreseeable future, some local businesses are letting potential customers know that while a few additional precautions have been taken, they are very much open for business. Included in these is local realtor Chris Piechocki ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Legislation championed by Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti (D-Bayonne/Jersey City) at the behest of his nine-year-old son was unanimously approved by the Assembly Commerce and Economic Development Committee on Monday. The bill, A-853, previously introduced during the previous ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Richard Wisolmerski wasn’t sure anyone would want the thousands of pieces of memorabilia he had stored in the basement of the former National Soda Company on 21st Street in Bayonne. As it turns out, scores of people from across the county showed up to take a look at what he had to ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - In any given week, and sometimes more than once in each, Mayor Jimmy Davis can be found helping to cut the ribbon on a new business, breaking ground on a new construction project, or generally boasting of the investment that is heading into the city he oversees.  Bayonne’s time has ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- 30 minutes a day of physical activity. That’s all it takes to get back on the road to fitness, Mike Stanlaw told TAPinto Bayonne. On Monday, the 34-year-old lifelong resident and entrepreneur celebrated the grand opening of his expanded Stanlaw Fitness located at 676-678 ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- While consumers continue to flock to big box retailers, or shop online, thinking that’s where the best deals are, one Bayonne business owner wants local residents to know that when it comes to tools and materials necessary for home repair and maintenance shopping local is still best on ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Broadway is set to come alive with great bargains, special free activities, and a lively atmosphere during the 2019 Sidewalk Sale July 18,19,and 20, according to Mayor Jimmy Davis who added that he encourages all residents “to take advantage of the sale and to support our Broadway ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Ten local business participated in a business success seminar in Bayonne City Hall on June 5, according to city officials. In a prepared statement Mayor Jimmy Davis said that the event was hosted by the Bayonne Special Improvement District/Urban Enterprise Zone (SID/UEZ) in ...

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