Business & Finance

September 21, 2018

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater planning board heard continued testimony Sept. 11 on the plans for the New Jersey Center of Excellence, with a focus on traffic improvements planned for Route 202/206 if the project is approved. In early 2016, the township council approved an ordinance, on ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Despite the rain coming down, Bridgewater Township held its annual National Drive Electric Week Event Sept. 12 in the municipal courtyard with owners and auto-dealers displaying their own electric cars. Guests had the chance to learn about the different cars, how they run, how ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The planning board Monday heard the beginning of the application for preliminary and final site plan approval for a mixed use development at the New Jersey Center of Excellence, on Route 202/206, including 400 total residential units, retail, a hotel, grocery store and green ...

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RARITAN, NJ - Accurate Builders and Developers, with Raritan Borough, held a groundbreaking Tuesday to mark the start of building a new multi-family community on redevelopment property at the corner of Second Avenue and Third Street. The planned community will be a four-story property with 276 ...

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RARITAN, NJ - A groundbreaking is scheduled for June 12 for the Crossings at Raritan, a multi-family community in Raritan at the corner of Second Avenue and Third Street. The planned community will be a four-story property with 276 units, consisting of studio, one, two and three-bedroom ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater planning board has granted approval to 22 West Tap & Grill, on Thompson Street and Route 22, for an expanded parking area and indoor/outdoor dining. According to attorney for the applicant Jeff Lehrer, the owner of 22 West has purchased the adjoining ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater planning board has approved an application for the opening of Char Burger and Creamery in the location of the former TD Bank, on Milltown Road. The plan, which was approved May 8, is to convert the building to a restaurant, with outdoor and indoor seating, as ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Container Store, at the Chimney Rock Plaza in Bridgewater, is celebrating its grand opening April 7 and April 8. The store is the latest among the new businesses opening in the plaza, including Whole Foods, Saks OFF 5th and Nordstrom Rack. The Container Store is a ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ — There has been a data security issue involving customer payment card data at certain Lord & Taylor stores in North America, parent company Hudson’s Bay Company announced Sunday. Certain Saks Fifth Avenue and Saks OFF 5TH stores were also affected, according to HBC. “We ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ — Whole Foods, in the new Chimney Rock Plaza in Bridgewater, is officially opening its doors March 23. It was originally scheduled to open March 21, but the opening was delayed because of the predicted nor'easter. The Bridgewater location is the first Whole Foods in Somerset ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Dave Daly, president and CEO at PSE&G, will speak on the future of energy in New Jersey at March 16 Public Policy Luncheon sponsored by the Somerset County Business Partnership in collaboration with the Somerset County Energy Council.  The luncheon begins at noon at Raritan ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Vertice Pharma, a pharmaceutical manufacturer and distributor, has signed a significant lease expansion at the New Jersey Center of Excellence in Bridgewater, according to a release. Vertice manufactures, markets and distributes pharmaceutical products, and will expand its ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Whole Foods Market Bridgewater, the first Somerset County location for the retailer, will officially open its doors on Chimney Rock Road March 21. According to a release from the company, the 49,000-square-foot store will open at 9 a.m., and there will be prize giveaways, ...

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BOUND BROOK, NJ - Dr. Ila Clemente, owner of Aligned Center, opened her new chiropractic office in Bound Brook with a grand opening and ribbon cutting Jan. 25. Bound Brook Mayor Ronald Fazen was on hand to celebrate the opening of the new office with Clemente.

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - As construction continues on the Chimney Rock Plaza, many of the stores are preparing for their upcoming grand openings. First, Whole Foods is expected to open in March, although an exact date has not yet been released. Nordstrom Rack is scheduled to open March 8. The ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Babies R Us, on Promenade Boulevard, is one of many expecting to close in the next few months as part of a restructuring of Toys R Us properties in the wake of their declaration of bankruptcy. Toys R Us is planning to close about 180 stores across the country, including the ...

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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 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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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Several Bridgewater organizations have been nominated to receive the 5th annual Salute to Tourism Award, sponsored by the Somerset County Business Partnership. The awards honor employees and organizations throughout Somerset County in three categories: Economic Champion, ...

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RARITAN, NJ - Demolition has begun on the site near the Somerville Circle that is being turned into a Quick Chek convenience store and gas station. Demolition began on the old Popeye's and Denny's buildings Tuesday. The motel on the site is scheduled for demolition next. The Gateway Motel at ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Four years ago, Liana Pedroso had an idea for something that would change the world and impact the way people shop. And now, she and her husband, Bridgewater councilman Filipe Pedroso, are making this new technology happen with the help of computer programmers from all over the ...

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