Business & Finance

May 11, 2021

Editor's Note: Rebecca Greene is a member of the Economic Development Corporation (EDC). FAIR LAWN, NJ — The Economic Development Corporation has voted to endorse the latest plan to develop the Deals Property, officially presented to the autonomous group in April. "While I think the EDC has ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - A Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen is a possibility on Route 4 East where the now closed Dress Barn is located. The application is on the May 6 Planning Board's agenda, listed as 162 East Route 4. The applicant, the owner of the property, states the "new building" will be 6,685 square ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ — Mondelez, known to locals as the Nabisco Plant, is set to close in July, but Mayor Kurt Peluso remains upbeat about several suitors who are inquiring about occupying the space. Most recently, Peluso said Wegmans, a large scale grocery chain, is considering the spot. Prior to this ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Champions Martial Arts has signed a lease for space at the Galleria, 201 Rock Road, according to NAI James E. Hanson commercial real estate firm. The real estate firm recently announced the martial arts franchise, with 60 in the tri-state area, has leased 2,757 square feet of ...

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TRENTON, NJ – The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) has announced Phase 4 of the Authority’s Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program, adding $85 million in funds from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. It will provide short-term operating ...

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Editor's Note: Rebecca Greene is a member of the Fair Lawn Economic Development Corporation, a public/private partnership comprised of borough commercial property owners, business operators, residents and organized business districts. The purpose is to...advocate, facilitate and coordinate the ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - A constant stream of customers came into the Krispy Kreme doughnut shop today with a celebratory grand opening that included a ribbon cutting with Mayor Rich LaBarbiera and several county politicos. "We've become somewhat of a destination," owner Karl Halligan said as he watched ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - It's 6 a.m., do you know where your doughnuts are? They're at Krispy Kreme which is opening today, Tuesday, April 6. Located at 247 Route 4, Paramus, it promises to be a sweet event, replete with music and other surprises for customers. Check back for photos of this doughnut ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ — From Broadway to River Road to Maple Avenue, there are several new construction sites in the borough, and, for the most part, people know what businesses or residential project is coming to their neighborhood. Maple Avenue at the old Pathmark site, though, is still a bit of a ...

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NEW JERSEY — New Jersey was ranked as the seventh highest state with the overall tax burden with a 9.98% overall state tax according to personal finance website WalletHub’s  2021 Tax Burden by State report. Nearby New York was the highest taxed state in the nation. What accounts for New Jersey's ...

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Do you want to be your own boss?  Do you want to create financial independence while leaving a lasting legacy?  Are you a community leader?   If so, owning a local digital marketing business with TAPinto may be a good fit for you.  It's an affordable business opportunity with a low entry cost ...

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First two aid packages to send over $20 million to many of the state’s most vulnerable fishing-related businesses. Special to TAPinto. 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 ...

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Update: Rebecca Greene is a board member of the EDC. Information in bold added. FAIR LAWN, NJ — The Planning Board has scheduled discussions this evening about planning guidelines and other information put out through the borough's Economic Development Corporation. The Planning Board is ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Lifelong resident Jason Chesterman, BSN, RN saw an opportunity to help people celebrate safely. With the current pandemic, he started a business in Bloomfield along with partners Christina Gizienski, RN and Ashley Castro, RN to test people for COVID directly at the party ...

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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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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Local business and youth leader Ryan Greff has received a 40 Under 40 Award from the largest stateside circulating Irish-American weekly newspaper. On Feb. 26, Greff, a Fair Lawn Boy Scout leader and member of an economic task force at Ramapo College, received a 40 Under 40 Award ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Earlier this week, Gov. Phil Murphy unveiled his Fiscal Year 2022 Budget, which included $200 million to support New Jersey’s small businesses, the backbone of New Jersey’s economy. Hit hard by the COVID pandemic, small businesses have been forced to adapt to a vastly changed ...

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NEW JERSEY—Traditionally, a very cold January would have dampened prospectors looking for New Jersey homes, but according to New Jersey Realtors January market data, it seems like nothing can stop the pandemic push for properties. Inventory, while customarily on the lower end during the winter, ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - While he has expressed his concern for the 600 workers who will no longer have jobs at the end of the summer when Mondelez closes on Route 208, Mayor Kurt Peluso said he has been getting plenty of interest in the industrial plant that bakes Oreos, among other snacks. Announcing a ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy announced today that loans received through the federal Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) will not be subject to state taxes and that all expenses paid through PPP funds will be tax-deductible. "This is another layer of protection our business owners need to help ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Council members requested more attention to trash overflow along River Road during the summer at a budget meeting last night, Feb. 9. "It's a problem," Councilwoman Gail Rottenstrich said. "It looked pretty bad last summer." The borough's garbage collector, Cali Carting, picks ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Hispanic business owners can find out about the county and state programs and resources available to help with COVID relief and beyond at an upcoming informational webinar.  The Hackensack Regional Chamber of Commerce has partnered with the County of Bergen and NJ State agencies ...

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Editor's Note: Rebecca Greene, site publisher and author of this article, is on the Board of Directors for the Glen Rock Chamber of Commerce. GLEN ROCK, NJ - The Chamber of Commerce has installed Boyd Lowry as its newest member of its Board of Directors, as Eileen Hillock exits after many years ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - More Americans think that jobs, careers and employment opportunities after the pandemic will be harder to obtain for the next generation than they were following the 2008 Great Recession, according to a new Rutgers report. The report, published by the Heldrich Center for ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy has signed Executive Order No. 219, increasing indoor capacity limits from 25% to 35% for food and beverage establishments, and entertainment and recreational businesses, effective Friday, Feb. 5, at 8:00 a.m. The governor also lifted the 10:00 p.m. curfew for ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ – A local business owner was sentenced today to 12 months and one day in prison for failing to pay more than $500,000 in payroll taxes, according to Acting U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig. Dennis Saccurato, 68, previously pleaded guilty to tax evasion before U.S. District Court ...

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Editor's Note: Rebecca Greene, author of this article, is a member of the Board of Directors for the Glen Rock Chamber of Commerce. GLEN ROCK, NJ - During their annual virtual meeting on Jan. 28, Glen Rock Chamber of Commerce members focused on positive messages as they looked forward into year ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The Zoning Board of Adjustment is considering a 60-foot high, double-faced V-shaped digital billboard at 175 Route 4 West, lots 11 and 12. The meeting is scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Council chambers, 1 West Jockish Square. The Borough of Paramus Board of ...

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The New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund is spearheading a $2.8 million initiative to fund  small- and medium-sized food pantries and soup kitchens that face an increased surge in demand for food during the coronavirus pandemic. NJPRF, which was founded in March to marshal resources to meet critical ...

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NEW JERSEY -- New Jersey was rated the worst state to retire, according to personal finance website WalletHub's annual ranking of 2021’s Best States to Retire. What's the biggest reason for New Jersey's last place ranking? "The biggest reason New Jersey finished last is affordability. It has ...

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