Business & Finance

February 12, 2018

VERONA, NJ - A 10-year-old chef is cooking up a little magic in Verona, or should we call it “Saucery?”   A “foodie” since birth, Connor Barshay has a sophisticated palate for one so young, with a love for salty, sour and savory flavors -- preferring pickles, olives and cheeses over cake, candy ...

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WAYNE, NJ - Dave & Busters at Willowbrook Mall will have its grand opening celebration on Feb. 14.  It will be the chain's 109th location and second in New Jersey. The Woodbridge location opened in November. Doors will open at 11 a.m. to the public. From 4:30 to 7 p.m. happy hour will ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Opportunity Knocks on Death’s Door and the Old Canal Inn Serves It With Homemade Sides. Nutley’s Old Canal Inn reopened under new ownership nearly a decade ago after being closed for several years and many of the old traditions are coming back in new and interesting ways. Case in ...

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 Trenton, N.J. -  Local Realtor Theresa Venezia with Century 21 Van Der Wende Associates in Little Falls, was recently awarded the Bronze level of the 2017 NJ Realtors Circle of Excellence Sales Award Annually, New Jersey Realtors recognizes its members who have demonstrated distinction in sales ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Facebook recently announced it is changing its news feed and algorithms so that news from legitimate publishers and posts from businesses will seldom appear. At TAPinto, we believe in serving you with high-quality, objective local news coverage.   To make sure that you ...

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NEW JERSEY -- If you are thinking of staying in New Jersey after your working days are over, you might want to think again. Many people consider relocating to a state that lets you keep more money in your pocket without requiring a drastic lifestyle change.   WalletHub, an online financial ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - TAPinto Bloomfield hit 2,000 Facebook likes this weekend, but wait, there are more ways to get the news from the township's only locally owned news source. TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro said “There are many ways to receive your local news that are independent of ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley Planning Board unanimously approved the preliminary site plan resolution for Seton Hall-Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine at the On3 redevelopment project on the former Hoffman-La Roche campus. The plan calls for 465 permanent parking spaces, 55 on-site on-street ...

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Newark, NJ--Newark has been named as one of 20 finalists to host Amazon’s next headquarters in North America. Amazon announced the short-listed cities on Thursday. Other cities that made the cut include Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Indianapolis, Los ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Facebook recently announced it is changing its news feed and algorithms so that news from legitimate publishers and posts from businesses will seldom appear.  This will be frustrating for people who use Facebook to find news and information relevant to them, said TAPinto ...

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Newark, NJ – Governor Chris Christie signed bipartisan legislation Thursday authorizing billions of dollars in state tax incentives to draw Amazon’s second headquarters to Newark. Amazon's move to Newark could bring up to 50,000 new jobs to the region. The city was selected by Christie in ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - After a month of steady drops in the price of gasoline, AAA's January 2 survey of prices show that the average price of a gallon of gas in New Jersey rose six cents from a week ago. The average price is two cents higher than one month ago ($2.54) and 12 cents higher than one year ...

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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed Executive Order No. 237 on Wednesday directing the Director of the Division of Local Government to notify municipalities to accept payments for 2018 property taxes in calendar year 2017 and require them to credit those payments as received in 2017 if the ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - For the second year in a row, the Bloomfield Center Alliance sponsored its Holiday Window Design Contest.  The promotion, first started in 2016, encourages local downtown businesses to participate in a friendly competition for the best window design during the holidays.  Winners ...

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MAPLEWOOD, NJ - Add Maplewood recording star SZA to the anti-Starbucks folks who outwardly oppose the recently opened mega-chain outlet in the new Clarus building in Maplewood Village. Like a lot of Maplewood Village java fans here, SZA is pro-Village Coffee, and made that clear in several ...

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WAYNE, NJ - Dave & Busters at Willowbrook Mall has announced that it will open on Feb. 16. The arcade/restaurant chain is currently hiring for all positions. It will be the second Dave & Busters location to open in New Jersey. The Woodbridge location opened last month. Dave & ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - AAA reports that the price of a gallon of gasoline continues to drop in New Jersey. The evidence-based survey of gas prices across the state show the average price of a gallon of gas is $2.49. Today's price is two cent's less than a week ago ($2.51) and 11 cents less than a ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The owners of Dairy Air Ice Cream Co. have decided to change its logo after receiving backlash from some community members. This news story has gained national attention and has brought negative and positive publicity to the local ice cream shop. Montclair's newest ice cream shop ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - AAA's December survey of gasoline prices shows a three cents per gallon drop in the Garden State.  The current average price of a gallon of gasoline is $2.51, down from $2.54 a week ago. Today’s average price is eight cents cheaper than a month ago ($2.59), but 19 cents higher ...

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Acclaimed celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson knows what he wants and he knows how to get it. He helped Harlem, long the hub of African-American culture, become happening again with a pair of successful restaurants that are contributing to the revitalization of the famed Manhattan ...

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TRENTON, NJ - The full Assembly on Thursday unanimously approved legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Pamela Lampitt, Raj Mukherji, Jamel Holley and Joe Danielsen to allow the termination of a car lease if the lessee passes away. “When someone dies before the end of their lease agreement, ...

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A Chinese investment and development firm has acquired one of Newark's most visible properties. The sale of One Newark Center to Beijing Ideal Group—a joint-venture between an affiliate of The Praedium Group LLC and Mack-Cali Realty Corp.—was finalized Thursday, with investment management ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - "Sleazy and Tasteless" are just a few of the words Montclair residents have used to describe the logo of the newest Montclair ice cream shop.  Dairy Air Ice Cream Co., located at 521 Bloomfield Ave. in Montclair, has recently come under fire since Nutley resident Amy Tingle ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - TAPinto Bloomfield reached 1,900 Facebook likes this past weekend.  TAPintoBloomfield.net is an online newspaper serving the Township of Bloomfield. TAPinto Bloomfield is the only locally owned news organization in the township. TAPinto Bloomfield is accredited by the New ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Bloomfield Center! Yesterday, from 3-7pm, 78 Washington Street was turned into a virtual winter wonderland as the Bloomfield Center Alliance had their first of two 'Holiday Pop Up's' this month.  With an abundance of holiday lights, an ...

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NEWARK, NJ--In downtown Newark, some might say that it was inevitable that Democrat Phil Murphy was going to win the 2017 New Jersey gubernatorial election. Others might say that it is inevitable that the ongoing revival of the heart of New Jersey's largest city will continue to pulse powerfully.

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - TAPinto Bloomfield is the only all-online, objective newspaper that serves residents, organizations and businesses in Bloomfield, reporting news at it happens 24/7. We are part of the TAPinto network of 70 locally owned and operated online hyperlocal news sites with more than 6.5 ...

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TRENTON, NJ- The New Jersey Economic Development Authority has approved a 10-year, $3,869,000 grant that will allow the Yoland Corporation, a Brooklyn-based manufacturer, to move its headquarters to Paterson. Yoland, which has a contract with the US Defense Department to manufacture illumination ...

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