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September 22, 2022

PARAMUS, NJ - Bed Bath & Beyond, a Union NJ based home goods retailer, announced it will be closing 150 stores, one in Paramus, laying off staff while securing more than $500 million in new financing in an effort "secure their path for the future". Paramus is home to two stores, one at 300 ...

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If you see and ignore one of the eight tell-tale signs of roofing damage, GenSun Roofing has a caution for you: it can only get worse. “The biggest result is more damage to the underlying decking of the roof. Procrastination costs homeowners thousands every year,” said Jim Contreni, the ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The Garden State Plaza is going to be transformed from its current state as a retail shopping outlet to a mixed use complex, including 550 luxury apartments via a one-acre ‘town green’ for residents, visitors, and shoppers, as well as a ‘main street’ outdoor district featuring ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Fair Lawn Economic Development Corporation and its Main Street Program have received over 180 photograph submissions for its Small Business Scavenger Hunt, thus far. The deadline for submissions is August 31. "The Scavenger Hunt enables people to submit selfies in front of ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Borough Council has approved a resolution designating the former Nabisco plant as "an area in need of redevelopment" and approved the redeveloper as CLPF Greek Fair Lawn LLC. On August 9, the Council passed two resolutions dealing with the matter, noting the property, 22-11 ...

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FAIR LAWN/GLEN ROCK, NJ—It may be worth waiting to buy Back-to-School items until August 27th.  That day starts a Sales Tax Holiday (that lasts until September 5th) according to the New Jersey Division of Taxation.  This will save customers 6.625% on a variety of purchases. According to the ...

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Mark Nulman sells real estate well.  He’s been selling real estate for 22 years.  As a team of experts in this area, the Nulman Team brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise about buying and selling real estate. Every town is different, so you need someone you can trust for ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Legislators proposed a state bill, "Stay in Jersey", to incentivize businesses in New York to open new offices in the Garden State for their Jersey-based employees. Gottheimer was visibly upset and dismayed by the proposed congestion tax on New Jersey and working families, ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – An obstetrics and gynecology practice is moving into 10 Forest Avenue, in the midst of other medical offices, accessible to Route 4, Route 17, Interstate 80 and the Garden State Parkway, according to commercial real estate firm NAI James E. Hanson. The OBGYN practice, MPV New ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - A lawsuit from a local business has halted the development of the proposed Shake Shack drive-thru restaurant in Hasbrouck Heights.  A legal complaint was filed on February 14, 2022, on behalf of 211 Route 17 LLC, the Starbucks on Route 17 South, against the Hasbrouck ...

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NEW JERSEY - TerrAscend Corp., a North American cannabis operator, announced the opening of The Apothecarium Lodi, the Company’s third retail location in New Jersey and 27th overall. The dispensary began medical and adult-use sales today, July 26.   “Built with the state’s first drive-thru, off ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – Optimum will be opening two new stores in New Jersey, one in Paramus and one in Totowa, the first of 10 new stores slated to open in New Jersey as part of the company’s ongoing retail expansion.  “We are excited to invite customers into our new, interactive Optimum stores in ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - The Planning Board denied the Glen Rock Mall/Glen Rock Apartment application for a mixed-use project at 175 Rock Road that would have included 69 apartments, 14 of which would have been affordable units. The application failed 3-2 on July 7 with Mayor Kristine Morieko, Police ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - A beauty school, the CAPRI Institute of Hair Design, that suddenly closed last December leaving students pounding on the door to get refunds and transcripts, has been charged with defrauding students, according to the state attorney general. “Students who pursue career education in ...

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NEW JERSEY — For the first time ever, the average price of a gallon of unleaded gas in New Jersey is over $5. AAA says drivers are paying $5.01 on Tuesday, June 7, 2022. That's up 3 cents from yesterday and nearly $2 from this time last year. AAA says the rising cost of oil and high demand for ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Developers broke ground for 307 units of luxury senior rental housing on Pollitt Drive June 1 at a shovel-digging ceremony. Set to be completed in the latter portion of 2025, according to Kushner Properties, the new four-story building will rise on a site located at 19-00 Pollitt ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Could sidewalk sales be in Glen Rock's future? The Borough Council is discussing it as a way to promote local businesses. Council member Mary Barchetto proposed holding annual sidewalk sales during the May 25 Council work session. “It’s not a terribly heavy lift, we would ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - This will put a giddyup in your step during the annual Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 30: a new jingle for the Fair Lawn Chamber of Commerce, by Alan Cohen. "If you happen to be at the parade tomorrow and see our President Jack Donohue, listen closely, and you'll hear the ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Danbro Properties, the Dollar Tree Property potential developer, is waiting on a redevelopment study to move forward with what they call a classic transit village at the corner of Plaza Road and Fair Lawn Avenue, which abuts the Radburn Train Station. "We're ready to go," Kevin ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ – In celebration of National Small Business Week, the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) has announced plans to open applications for its Micro Business Loan next month, which will make additional funding resources available through the Authority’s Main Street Recovery ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Local reaction is coming in to the news that Applegreen, an on-highway service plaza developer, will move its U.S. headquarters to the borough. “This is an exciting development for Glen Rock," said Felicia Halpert, Glen Rock business owner of Bergen IT LLC, and president of the ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Local reaction is coming in to the news that Applegreen, an on-highway service plaza developer, will move its U.S. headquarters to the borough. "Glen Rock is pleased to welcome Applegreen to our community, and we feel fortunate that they chose to relocate their headquarters to ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - An international Dublin-based company announced it will bring its U.S. headquarters to the borough bringing an investment of $126 million and 100 new jobs, with another 800 jobs projected to come. The announcement came through Governor Phil Murphy who is in Dublin wooing Irish ...

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NEW JERSEY — Starting today, residents of New Jersey and visitors to the state 21 years and older can buy recreational cannabis and cannabis products at 13 dispensaries statewide. Spirits High After Launch of Rochelle Park Medical Marijuana Facility According to the New Jersey Cannabis ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Starting next month, you will need to carry your own bags to any of your favorite Glen Rock food service or grocery stores, or, be prepared to buy reusable bags. New Jersey is banning all foodservice businesses and grocery stores from selling to or providing their customers with ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - TAPinto Elizabeth is sad to announce the passing of former franchise owner, Kathy Lloyd. Kathy passed away on April 12 surrounded by those who loved her.  "We mourn the passing of former TAPinto owner/publisher Kathy Lloyd,” said Michael Shapiro, the founder and CEO of TAPinto.

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TRENTON— The New Jersey Department of the Treasury has launched NJ FinLit, a free financial wellness platform for all adult state residents, announced Governor Murphy. The NJ FinLit financial wellness platform features  tools and courses, as well as a personalized and interactive learning ...

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TRENTON, NJ -  S&P Global Ratings raised its rating on New Jersey's General Obligation (GO) Bonds to "A- up from a BBB+ with a stable outlook". This is the first upgrade for New Jersey from S&P since 2005, stated the governor's office.  S&P also raised its long-term and underlying ...

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NEW JERSEY -- New Jersey’s average gas price dropped five cents this week to $4.16 from $4.21. Today’s average price is down 21 cents from the high of $4.37 we saw on March 10, but it’s still 27 cents higher than a month ago ($3.89) and $1.25 higher than April 4, 2021 ($2.91). New Jersey’s average ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - So you've decided to take the plunge into renovating your space, your house, your domicile, the space you call home.  The next step is to find a contractor, that is after you hire a renovation advisor. Here is some more of how I can assist you in this big decision. It's Time ...

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