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Business & Finance

December 4, 2021

PARAMUS, NJ - DeCotiis, FitzPatrick, Cole & Giblin, LLP, is pleased to announce it has bolstered its law practice with the addition of thirteen new legal professionals, effective on December 1, 2021. This expansion provides the firm with additional expertise in existing practice areas such as ...

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CAMDEN, NJ – Hopeworks has launched a “Black Enterprise Initiative’ and intends to award one Black-owned business a new website valued at $20,000. “Our goal with this initiative is to support the growth of and accessibility to local Black-owned businesses, and to also provide an opportunity to ...

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CAMDEN, NJ — Sometimes, serving as mayor is for the birds. Other times, being mayor means serving up birds that make a big difference for senior citizens and needy families.  That’s what Mayor-elect Vic Carstarphen is doing Monday, from noon to 6 p.m. — handing out 1,000 turkeys, free to ...

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CAMDEN, NJ – Kathleen Devine, senior vice president and chief nursing officer at Cooper University Health Care, is 2021’s recipient of the “Nurse Executive Award” from the Organization of Nurse Leaders of New Jersey in Monmouth Junction. This award, to be formally presented in December, ...

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CAMDEN, NJ – The Camden Business Council, an initiative of the Chamber of Commerce of Southern New Jersey, is holding a seminar for the city’s minority- and woman-owned small businesses and those interested in opening one. The free event will happen on Wednesday, November 3 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

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CAMDEN, NJ – Lt. Gov. Sheila Oliver visited the city on Monday to celebrate new real estate developments planned for Haddon Avenue. Most of the projects are led by a neighborhood non-profit called Parkside Business and Community in Partnership. “All the ingredients are here (for a) major ...

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CAMDEN, NJ — Campbell Soup, one of the city's long-term economic anchors, is bringing "mmm, mmm, good" nutritional options to school cafeterias in Camden. Campbell and FoodCorps, a national non-profit, will launch a program in the Camden City School District to foster a school nutrition ...

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CAMDEN, NJ – Fresh fruit and vegetables can be hard to come by in the city, but one long-time local produce monger hopes to make them easier to find in North Camden with a new brick and mortar store. The shop, to be called Ventura's Produce, is slated to go in an empty former tire store on the ...

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RARITAN BAY, NJ – Cybersecurity Awareness Month (October 2021 #BeCyberSmart) raises awareness about the importance of cybersecurity across America, ensuring that everyone has the resources needed to be safer and more secure online. In promoting Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Prove, the modern ...

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CAMDEN, NJ — For the past three years, Parkside Business and Community in Partnership (PBCIP) has been working to bring big changes to Haddon Avenue, one of the city’s oldest commercial corridors, by buying and revitalizing derelict properties. The organization now owns hundreds of properties ...

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CAMDEN, NJ – Owners of a landmark Parkside drugstore hope to make marijuana – an old-time remedy – new again, with a medical cannabis dispensary at their historic Bell Rexall Pharmacy. If pharmacist Anthony Minniti gets a state license to sell medicinal cannabis, Bell Rexall would open its doors ...

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CAMDEN, NJ — The county hopes to award $10 million in grants to small businesses impacted by COVID-19. The money comes from the federal government's American Rescue Plan. Applications for the Camden County Recovers Small Business Grant Program are now live and can be accessed ...

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CAMDEN, NJ – City business leaders say reforms to the state’s Urban Enterprise Zone (UEZ) program should help existing businesses grow and make it easier for new ones to open. Lt. Gov. Sheila Oliver signed the urban enterprise reform package last week, earmarking $42.5 million for the program ...

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CAMDEN, NJ – Many large corporations and institutions have made the city their home in recent years, but some small businesses in the community haven’t seen those investments trickle down. To help bring the institutional investment from Downtown to the neighborhoods, a coalition of local ...

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CAMDEN, NJ – Rashaan Hornsby is no stranger to opening small businesses in Camden, but his newest venture is allowing him to explore a long-time personal passion — fashion. His new clothing store, MAGIC on Haddon Avenue, will feature unisex clothing from local designers, high-end streetwear and ...

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EWING, NJ — Several World War II aircraft will be flying into Trenton-Mercer Airport this week for tourists to view. The CAF AirPower History Tour featuring historic World War II aircraft will provide cockpit tours, flight demonstrations, and rides.   The event features the B-29 Superfortress ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The largest container ship to ever reach a U.S. East Coast port has docked at the Elizabeth-Port Authority Marine Terminal. The CMA CGM Marco Polo can carry 16,022 20-foot equivalent units, or TEUs in industry terms. The ship is reported to be carrying 5,000 TEUs that include ...

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CAMDEN, NJ —Four private, nonprofit organizations in the city will receive a total of over $3 million in funding through the state Dept. of Community Affair’s Neighborhood Revitalization Tax Credit (NRTC) program. The money – totaling $3,025,417 for the four nonprofits – comes from corporations ...

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CAMDEN, NJ –  Camden Works is successfully helping city residents find good jobs at area businesses despite the ongoing pandemic challenges, placing 140 more people between Aug. 1, 2020, and Feb. 28. That is in addition to 223 city residents that Camden Works helped find gainful employment ...

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CAMDEN, NJ – The city’s Cooperative Business Assistance Corp. (CBAC) is getting a $500,000 grant from Wells Fargo enabling it to offer more low-cost loans that help small business owners rebound from the COVID-19 pandemic. This new grant and CBAC’s partnership with Wells Fargo “allows us to fill ...

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CAMDEN NJ –  A Superior Court judge has set the ground rules for a complicated court fight in a long-running financial dispute over the restored “Nipper Building” and the derelict "Radio Lofts’"building a few blocks away. Superior Court Judge Steven Polansky issued a 39-page ruling on Tuesday ...

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About this profile: TAPInto Camden is publishing an ongoing series about entities that are giving back to Camden through philanthropy, job training and other community supports. CAMDEN - The latest iteration of “Eds and Meds” was born in Camden nearly a decade ago, when a new state law placed ...

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TAPinto Camden, part of the TAPinto network of hyperlocal news sites, is looking for a full-time entry-level reporter to cover Camden, N.J. The reporter is expected to generate three stories per day from the beat. The reporter will be responsible for covering City Hall, planning board, zoning ...

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CAMDEN, NJ — Rashaan Hornsby dipped the paint brush until it was soaked blue, taking his time as he applied gentle strokes to get the coating just right. His new boutique will be like his work as a coach, company owner, community leader, and media visionary: deliberate and forward-thinking. The ...

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CAMDEN, NJ — Camden hopes to spur more support for local small and micro-businesses through Main Street designations. On Tuesday, the City Council gave the green light to the Camden Community Development Association (CCDA), a coalition made up of various neighborhood organizations, to apply for ...

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About this profile: TAPInto Camden is creating an ongoing series about companies that are giving back to Camden through philanthropy, job training and other community supports. CAMDEN - The Michaels Organization, a nationwide real estate company headquartered at 2 Cooper St., believes Camden ...

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CAMDEN, NJ — Local business owners in Camden are being positioned to have a leg up during a much-need time. On Tuesday night, the City Council passed the "Buy Camden" purchasing policy on first reading. The ordinance, which officials expect to pass on second reading and have the mayor sign in ...

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CAMDEN, NJ — Eastern Metal Recycling (EMR) has been fined $97,250 by the county and the state following a January fire, which sent plumes of noxious smoke into the waterfront south and downtown Camden. The fire, which originated on the Camden waterfront at 4:30 a.m. on Jan. 29, took hours to ...

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With workers and businesses slammed, calls for more government aid to ‘supercharge’ the economy. Special to TAPinto.net. This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read ...

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