Business & Finance

June 1, 2020

HACKENSACK, N.J. — Mary Blanusa has been named The Northern New Jersey Community Foundation’s new executive director. The Hasbrouck Heights resident has 20 years of experience in both the nonprofit and philanthropic sectors, offering leadership in the areas of education, community organizing and ...

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NEW JERSEY — As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to devastate the country, sickening more than 4 million people and claiming more than 300,000 lives to date, many local businesses in the food and beverage industry are making it their obligation to step in and deliver meals to all the nurses, ...

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HACKENSACK, N.J. — Hackensack’s Main Street Business Alliance is launching the second phase of its Restaurant Voucher Program, which is designed to support both local restaurants impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and families in need of assistance. The organization is partnering with the Carroll ...

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NORTH JERSEY -- On Tuesday, March 17, following U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer’s (NJ-5) request, the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury announced that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) would extend this year’s tax deadline by 90 days in direct response to the impact that the novel coronavirus ...

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HACKENSACK, N.J. — City Deputy Mayor David Sims reported an incidence of price gouging at a city food store on Friday, March 13. This afternoon while shopping at Hackensack Market at 120 Passaic Street, one 24-pack of Poland Spring water bottles were advertised for $6.99 each. He purchased nine ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ -- According to a recent independent market study, the City of Hackensack has been named the No. 1 town in New Jersey for commuters. PropertyShark, a prominent real estate data and research website that conducted the comprehensive report, called the city “The Full Package,” noting ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ -- On Wednesday, Jerome Lombardo announced his retirement from chairmanship of Hackensack's Main Street Business Alliance. Bryan Hekemian, a longtime board member and Hackensack business owner, will assume the duties of Chairman of the Alliance. “Hackensack thanks Jerry Lombardo ...

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HACKENSACK, N.J. -- The Greater Alliance Federal Credit Union, which has roots in Hackensack dating back more than 80 years, will operate a new headquarters in the city in two years. On December 4, city officials and members of the credit union's board of directors donned hard hats ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ – Fifteen years since the Hackensack Main Street Business Alliance (MSBA) forged a bond to tackle issues facing the business community with the goal of revamping the local economy head-on, city leaders past and present congregated at the Stony Hill Inn on November 7 to celebrate the ...

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HACKENSACK, N.J. — Englewood Health will merge with Hackensack Meridian Health to form a medical powerhouse offering top-tier, cost-effective care and abundant services, according to Robert C. Garrett, CEO of Hackensack Meridian Health.   The Board of Trustees for both hospitals signed an ...

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HACKENSACK, N.J. -- The Hackensack Main Street Business Alliance will celebrate 15 years of progress in Downtown Hackensack with a 15th Anniversary Gala Celebration on Thursday, November 7 at 6 p.m. at The Stony Hill Inn, 231 Polifly Road in Hackensack.  The Board of Trustees of the Main Street ...

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HACKENSACK- The John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center will host its 11th annual Celebrating Life and Liberty at MetLife Stadium on Fri., Sept. 13 at 4:30 p.m. The event celebrates survivorship and generates inspiration and support to those ...

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HACKENSACK– Hackensack University Medical Center, the flagship hospital of Hackensack Meridian Health, is transforming its campus with the construction of a new, state-of-the-art patient pavilion along Second Street in Hackensack, New Jersey. With a gross square footage of 530,000 sq. ft., ...

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  PARAMUS- Thomas Ciszak, Chef and Partner of Chakra, announced that the restaurant closed and served its last dinner on Aug. 31. For 15 years and under Chef Ciszak's direction since 2010, Chakra has been a soaring, ...

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Hackensack- Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center announced on Aug. 22 the implementation of a pilot program to screen cardiology patients for a common, yet often undiagnosed, sleep disorder.   The Department of Sleep Medicine and the Heart and Vascular Hospital have ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ -- The Heart and Vascular Hospital at Hackensack Meridian Health at Hackensack University Medical Center announces the opening of a new Hybrid Operating Room with the Philips Azurion with FlexArm X-ray system, which is designed to optimize workflow and to assist surgeons performing ...

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HACKENSACK- Looking for a career change or career improvement? Residents are encouraged to attend two upcoming job fairs in Aug. The anticipated American Dream shopping and entertainment complex opens in East Rutherford in Oct. Interviews are happening on Aug. 18 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ -  ShopRite of Hackensack plans to host a fun fair event on Saturday in support of Inserra Supermarket’s month-long fundraiser for the Diabetes Research Institute. Each year, Inserra Supermarkets holds a fundraiser effort at its 22 ShopRite stores located in New Jersey and New ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ – A local real estate school has partnered with the Displaced Homemakers Network of New Jersey to help women returning to the workforce find a career in real estate. Through the program – which is being presented by the Center for Real Estate Education in Hackensack – qualifying ...

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PARAMUS, NJ -  Garden State Plaza will be home to one of two new Toys R Us stores that will open as part of a small comeback by the defunct iconic toy chain in November.  On Thursday, Richard Barry, a former Toys R Us executive and now chief exeuective officer of Tru Kids Brands, a new ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - Mark your calendars. July 21 is National Ice Cream Day and there will be plenty of freebies and discounts out there to help you celebrate this important summer occasion. Here's a round up of deals that have been announced so far. Baskin-Robbins Get two pre-packed quarts of ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ – The Hackensack Regional Chamber of Commerce, Hackensack Main Street Business Alliance and Fairleigh Dickinson University are partnering up to encourage the campus community to shop and dine locally. The three entities are in the process of creating a discount program with local ...

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PARAMUS, NJ -  Looking for something cold to sip on when it's hot out? Real Fruit Bubble Tea, a popular Toronto-based chain, held a grand opening celebration on Friday of its newest location in Garden State Plaza's food court. The shop offers a variety of speciality drinks including fresh ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ – New Jersey’s first True Food Kitchen will open next year at the Shops at Riverside, mall owners announced Tuesday. The casual full-service restaurant chain, which was founded by integrative medicine doctor Andrew Weil in 2008, focuses on serving healthy, sustainable and organic ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Bergen County will once again host its annual summer “Food Truck Wednesdays” event in Hackensack. Starting this week, the piazza at One Bergen County Plaza will feature several food vendors on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The series will run through Aug. 28. According to ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - Stew Leonard’s will host a job fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on July 13 to fill positions at its soon-to-be-opened store at Paramus Park Mall. Altogether, the company will hire 400 full-time and part-time employees to work at its first-ever Garden State location, which is set to open ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ -  The city will host its annual Independence Day celebration on July 4 at Foschini Park. In addition to live music and fireworks at night, the family-friendly event will include festivities during the day, including a large flea market, games, rides and food vendors. The flea ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Local and state officials have partnered with The Alementary Brewing Co. to support a bill that would allow patrons in breweries across the state to enjoy a cold beer alongside their furry friends. Though the state Senate passed a bill in December to make it legal for pooches to ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Italian luxury menswear is coming to The Shops At Riverside next month, when Boglioli Milano opens a location at the mall. According to Simon Property Group, the mall’s owners, the regional flagship store, which will be located on Level One, will feature the full menswear ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - WowMoms World, a health and wellness center for parents, children and expectant mothers, will open its first New Jersey location this fall in Paramus. “Paramus is arguably one of the best retail locations within one of the strongest retail markets in the entire country.

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