Business & Finance

November 7, 2019

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Yesterday was the grand opening of a brand new Shop-Rite in South Brunswick located on Route 1, Monmouth Junction. The new state-of-the-art store will be approximately 72,000 square feet and will employ 300 plus employees, both part-time and full time. The first 125 customers ...

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OLD BRIDGE, NJ - The Raritan Bay Medical Center in Old Bridge, New Jersey recently broke ground on its new Emergency Department that will add additional ambulance bays, newly designed pediatric rooms and new on-site technology that will deliver more accurate diagnostics and treatment. The project ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – PSE&G officials have announced that, with the bulk of the gas main and service replacement work completed in neighborhoods across East Brunswick, crews are focused on taking the remaining old gas mains out of service.   This work will be underway in the coming weeks ...

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HIGHLAND PARK, NJ -  – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) Commissioner Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti, along with Senator Patrick Diegnan, Assemblyman Robert Karabinchak and Assemblywoman Nancy Pinkin, today announced the advancement of a Safe Routes To School (SRTS) project that will ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Regional Chamber of Commerce (EBRCC) is proud to announce its 2019 President’s Awards Gala, which will honor this year's community, small business, and individual winners on Thursday, November 14th.   The honorees were selected after conducting an ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Gov. Phil Murphy announced the New Brunswick train station will get a significant facelift, including a pedestrian bridge that will extend over Albany Street, connecting the station to the future site of a 1.7 million square foot building project that will be home to academic, ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Big Lots! will open at 9:00 on Saturday morning at its new East Brunswick location on Route 18 South at the former site of the Asian Supermarket. Mayor Brad Cohen will be there for the ribbon-cutting of the new store, which has had a "soft opening" this week.   The first ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ –With the bulk of the gas main and service replacement work completed in neighborhoods across East Brunswick crews are now focused on taking old gas mains out of service, PSE&G officials announced. This work has been completed on Cleveland Ave., Harrison Ave., McKinley ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy stopped by to visit local business owners in the downtown shopping district yesterday, and spent as much time with shoppers on the crowded street as he did inside the stores. The Downtown Somerville Alliance sponsored a Sidewalk Sale all day ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Studies suggest that increased life expectancies have many feeling like 60 is the new 40. While that may appear valid in some regards, job hunters may not exactly agree. Some even wonder if just the opposite is true. A couple of years ago, reports showed the median age of ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -  The sun shone on East Brunswick yesterday, as thousands attended the 2019 East Brunswick Day, a large-scale look at the businesses, services, religious communities, exercise programs, and entertainment venues that make up the town at the heart of New Jersey.  From noon until ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ — Local entrepreneur and business owner Steven Chiocchi, who opened “Cheech’s Own” coffee house on the corner of Main Street and Division Street earlier this year, is being sued by comedian Richard “Cheech” Marin, who claims the popular coffee shop and its product line are cashing in ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - More is happening to the retail environment on Route 18 as closed stores become new venues for commerce in the township.  Big Lots, a discount store featuring merchandise ranging from furniture to food, is coming to the location formerly occupied byt the Hong Kong Supermarket.  ...

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TAPinto.net has launched Milestones, a new section dedicated to publishing reader wedding announcements, bar/bat mitzvah announcements, graduations, reunions and more.  Free for a limited time, readers can submit important milestones in their lives and those of their family, and have them ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – PSE&G has announced that Route 18 is the only roadway where main installation work is set to continue in the utility’s Gas System Modernization Program II, which will make gas delivery to local homes safer, cleaner, and more efficient. While residents and travelers may ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - New Brunswick has always had a flourishing arts and culture scene and with the addition of a new, state-of-the-art mixed-use performing arts center on Livingston Avenue, the scene is about to be taken to a whole new level. With its first show, Paul Robeson, scheduled to open ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Johnson & Johnson and its Janssen pharmaceutical companies today announced they will appeal the $572 million civil judgment entered in Cleveland County District Court in the State of Oklahoma's lawsuit against opioid manufacturers. According to a statement released by New ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The future is now at East Brunswick’s own Stop and Shop, one of the first stores in the area to start using robotic technology. In addition to its human employees, customers can expect to start seeing a new face at the store - “Marty”, a tall, grey robot with googly eyes that ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Governor Murphy was at the Bay Street Station in Montclair on Monday to sign an executive order improving transparency at NJ Transit by requiring NJ Transit rail performance metrics to be shared with the public on a monthly basis.   "In just a few minutes, I will sign ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -  1980's fever seems to be all the rage these days, with suburban malls and the "mall culture" beiing at the revival's center.  Catch an episode of Stranger Things lately? Ever since Fast Times at Ridgemont High, malls have loomed large in the popular imagination, with the open ...

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NEWARK, NJ – PSE&G has announced that the utility’s modernization project to make gas delivery to local homes safer, cleaner, and more efficient is nearing completion with Route 18 the only road still slated for gas main installation work. While residents and travelers may experience ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy came to the Hub City on Thursday to trumpet the good news about New Jersey’s economy. Numbers released Thursday showed the state’s unemployment rate has fallen to 3.5% - the lowest rate in history. Prime examples of how to sustain that economic growth, ...

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EDISON, NJ -  There was a buzz in the air at the Amazon fulfillment center last week. Many of the 2,000 workers inside this 900,000 square foot center were dutifully, briskly ramping up for Prime Day, which ends tonight. The 36-hour special Amazon Prime Day allows members to take advantage of ...

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ASHBURN, VA –  Solid financial reporting and the fiscal transparency have distinguished the East Brunswick Public Schools for the past six years, once again earning the district and and its financial professionals a nationally-recognized commendation.  The Association of School Business ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – PSE&G has announced that the utility’s $8.6 million modernization project to make gas delivery to local homes safer, cleaner, and more efficient is progressing. The gas main installation portion of the project is nearing completion with only a small section of Merrill ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -  Redevelopment in East Brunswick may be the best thing since sliced bread.  Literally.  It began today with the demolition of the former Wonder Bread Factory, a space occupying 20 acres of land off Tices Lane.  Wonder Bread was the first packaged sliced bread sold in America.  ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A long-range and sweeping vision for a 57-block portion of city that was unveiled this morning would include training residents to become entrepreneurs and providing help for residents to become homeowners. New Brunswick Tomorrow's Esperanza Neighborhood Plan, a draft of ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Since 1939, the Polish National Home has been dedicated to serving as a valuable resource for South Plainfield’s Polish-American community and their families. Located on New Market Avenue, the cultural and social organization is currently celebrating its 80th ...

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NEWARK, NJ – PSE&G has announced gas main installation work has recently been completed on Aldrich Street, Cleveland Avenue, Ainsworth Ave., Yates Drive, Harrison Ave., Burnham Rd., and McKinley Ave. The work is part of the utility’s $8.6 million project to make gas delivery to local homes ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ– The rainy skies parted just in time to celebrate the groundbreaking at the site of the future Residence Inn of East Brunswick. Those in attendance included owners Harish Surati and Bobby Sheth, Mayor Brad J. Cohen, Councilwoman Sharon Sullivan, Business Administrator Joe ...

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