Business & Finance

February 19, 2020

HAWTHORNE, NJ - While presently not possible, Hawthorne residents may one day find they can get a coffee and donut from the convenience of their own car, pending the passage of a new ordinance.  At the February 5 council meeting, Ordinance 2247-20 was read, entitled "Zoning Ordinance to Amend and ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ – On Friday, January 31, the Hawthorne Chamber of Commerce honored Van Dyk Park Place Assisted Living at its annual Member of the Year Awards Dinner.  The venue, held at Macaluso’s in Hawthorne, featured a sit-down dinner and DJ entertainment. The event officially began with ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Legislation sponsored by LD20 Senator Joe Cryan and Senator Nellie Pou to protect workers from “getting screwed” when their employers go into bankruptcy or close their doors was signed into law Thursday by Governor Phil Murphy. The law, S-3170, makes New Jersey the first state in the ...

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NEW JERSEY -- A new ranking of 2020’s Best States to Retire by personal-finance website WalletHub rated New Jersey fourth from the bottom among. To determine the rankings, WalletHub compared the 50 states across 47 key metrics. The data set ranges from adjusted cost of living to weather to quality ...

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NEW JERSEY -- A new ranking of 2020’s Best States to Retire by personal-finance website WalletHub rated New Jersey fourth from the bottom among. To determine the rankings, WalletHub compared the 50 states across 47 key metrics. The data set ranges from adjusted cost of living to weather to quality ...

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PROSPECT PARK, NJ - The first-ever job fair held in Prospect Park attracted over 90 people and 26 entities looking to reach out to interested individuals. "The public response was overwhelming," Instashan Chowdhury told TAPinto Hawthorne.  "We had a few out of towners that said they wished they ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ – A Passaic County Superior Court judge on Tuesday ordered the troubled Inserra's Famous Pizza to remain closed. The pizza shop appeared closed and cleared out on Tuesday afternoon. The pizzeria had been ordered closed previously by the Hawthorne Board of Health for allegedly ...

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PROSPECT PARK, NJ - Mayor Mohamed T. Khairullah and the Borough Council the Borough of Prospect Park, in partnership with the Passaic County One Stop Career Center and United States Census 2020, proudly announce that the first ever Job Fair, will take place on Tuesday, December 17, 2019.  The event ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - A local pizzeria and the Borough of Hawthorne have been locked in a months-long conflict over what the town says is the owner’s refusal to allow Jean Mugulusi, a health inspector, to conduct an inspection of the premises at 198 Diamond Bridge Avenue and his apparent defiance of an ...

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PROSPECT PARK, NJ - The Mayor and Council of Prospect Park announced that the borough will be holding a Community Open House featuring a partnership with Amazon.  Between 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., on Monday, November 25, the Prospect Park School at 94 Brown Avenue will be open to anyone ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — TAPinto Westfield is a finalist in three categories for the Local Independent Online News Publisher’s inaugural awards, including for medium sized Publisher of the Year. The hyperlocal news website is among 45 publishers across the nation named as finalists by LION Publishers, a ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - It's true, the rumor is true! Lazon Paints is back! In a recent letter to friends and neighbors, Donald Landzettel announced Lazon Paints is back in business after a 13-year hiatus. "WE’RE BACK… Lazon Paints is returning to the marketplace to serve painting contractors, ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ – Creative Den celebrated its first birthday in style, doing what they do best, bringing specialized artisans together to display their crafts. From Hungarian chimney cakes to interior design, specialty crafters gathered at Creative Den, 216 Rock Road, to show their wares and fill ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Passaic County residents seeking employment or who wish to change jobs are advised to polish their resumes and dress to impress in preparation for a job fair to be held on August 22. The event, co-hosted by The School of Continuing and Professional Education at William Paterson ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - There's nothing like an old friend. That's how it feels when you walk into Lazon Paints and Don Landzettel greets you at the door with his familiar smile. Lazon Paints has reopened as a factory-direct paint store 13 years after they closed their retail location at 17-12 River ...

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NEW JERSEY - The Garden State is more than "What Exit?" - we know that, and you know that, that's why we're so happy to share in the #NationalNewJerseyDay celebrations across the state. TAPinto.net is a network of more than 80 hyperlocal news sites, with reporters based in every town we cover - ...

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TRENTON, NJ – This week, Assemblyman Robert Auth welcomed Japanese business and government officials for a tour of local towns and vacant corporate space in an effort to head-off further high-density housing development. Since there are dozens of acres of vacant corporate campuses in Montvale ...

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PROSPECT PARK, NJ - The Borough of Prospect Park adopted Ordinance #2019-17 at its July 1 meeting, entitled "AN ORDINANCE APPROVING AN APPLICATION FOR A LONG TERM TAX EXEMPTION AND AUTHORIZING THE EXECUTION OF A FINANCIAL AGREEMENT WITH BLEEKER URBAN RENEWAL LLC". The ordinance allows for ...

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NEW JERSEY - Independence Day is on a Thursday this year and July 4 is a federal holiday, meaning all banks, government offices, the stock exchange and the United States Postal Service are closed. The Jersey Shore is of course open and hopeful for a lot of visitors for the Fourth of July, but the ...

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New graduates face some challenges when it comes to entering the business world.  Putting a resume together equates to creating a calling card. This pertains to those with degrees at all levels. Meanwhile, those finishing trade schools or certificate programs will also benefit from these critical ...

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PROSPECT PARK, NJ - The Borough of Prospect Park announced their list of participating homes for the Saturday, June 1, garage sale.  A rain date is slated for Saturday, June 8, in case of bad weather.  "This event serves as a great opportunity for shoppers to find the best deals on items and for ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - For a quarter of a century, Virginia "Ginger" Phiefer, of Wyckoff, and her family have owned and operated Kirker's Inn, an iconic restaurant on Diamond Bridge Avenue which offers a mix of casual German fare as well as its own famous thin-crust pizza.  During a lull in the lunch ...

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CLIFTON, NJ - Quest Diagnostics Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer. Steve Rusckowski led a group of dignitaries in breaking ground for a new flagship laboratory Wednesday morning at the On3 campus. Before the groundbreaking ceremony, Rusckowski presented the Boys and Girls Club with ...

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NATIONAL - Daylight Saving Time adds 1 hour to standard time (at 2:00 a.m.) to make better use of daylight and conserve energy. It is observed in over 70 countries worldwide, although the beginning and end dates vary from country to country. Arizona and Hawaii are the only states that do not ...

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