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Workshop Examines Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

February 19, 2018

 

BEDMINSTER, NJ – The Somerset County Business Partnership and The Center for Contemporary Art will host a “Business Builders Breakfast” and workshop focused on sexual harassment in the workplace on Tuesday, Feb. 27 beginning at 8 a.m. at The Center for Contemporary Art, 2020 Burnt Mills Road.

The 90-minute event, “Sexual Harassment & Rules of the Modern ...

Big Little Railroad Shop in Somerville Runs Out of Steam; Store Closing

SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Big Little Railroad Shop, an iconic retail store for 27 years and a fixture on Main Street most of those years has run out of steam.

The hobby shop for serious model railroaders, which first opened in 1991, is selling out its inventory at reduced prices, and will close its doors at 63 W. Main St. for the final time on Sunday, Feb. 25.

Owner Jen Lush and her ...

SCBP Selects Somerset County's Outstanding Citizen

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset County Business Partnership (SCBP) has selected Alina V. Klein, vice president and senior consultant for Merrill Lynch Wealth Management in Bedminster as the 68th Somerset County Outstanding Citizen.

The Outstanding Citizen award recognizes a single person for their community and professional activities that have contributed to making Somerset County a special ...

NJBIA CEO Comes to Somerville to Talk Business

SOMERVILLE,  NJ – The Somerset County Employers Legislative Committee will host Michele Siekerka, president of the New Jersey Business and Industry Association at a luncheon Friday, Feb. 23 at Verve Bistro, Bar, & Lounge, 18 East Main St. from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. where she will discuss the  NJBIA blueprint to make New Jersey more affordable and competitive and her expectations ...

Walmart to Close Readington Store

READINGTON, NJ – Walmart plans to close its store on Route 22 here, a decision that follows “a careful and thoughtful review process,” said company spokesperson Phillip Keene.

The Route 22 store opened 14 years ago and the closing is “in no way a reflection” of its employees’ “hard work and customer service.”

The decision was based on a number ...

Fresh as Fresh Can Be – The Salad House Opens in Somerville 

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Disillusioned with the grind that comes with being an attorney, David Delinko has gotten a fresh start, preparing and serving fresh salads to customers at the Salad House, which celebrated its Grand Opening Friday, Feb. 2.

The owner of Somerville's newest restaurant, located at 58 West Main St., opened the door for a “soft” opening for family and friends ...

Somerville: Lawmakers Agree Bipartisan Approach Required to Repair New Jersey

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Three state lawmakers who represent central New Jersey in the Senate and Assembly agreed yesterday that the path to recovery for New Jersey’s beleaguered taxpayers and ailing economy must begin with a reasonable, bi-partisan approach to find solutions that are affordable and practical.

Otherwise, the state of affairs in New Jersey will soon resemble the dysfunctional ...

Bridgewater Babies 'R' Us Set to Close

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Babies R Us store on Promenade Boulevard is one of many expected to close in the next few months as part of a restructuring of Toys R Us properties in the wake of their declaration of bankruptcy.

Toys R Us is planning to close about 180 stores across the country, including the Bridgewater location of Babies R Us.

About four months ago, Toys R Us filed for bankruptcy ...

How to Keep Important Hillsborough News Stories in Your Facebook News Feed

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Facebook recently announced it is changing its news feed and algorithms so that news from legitimate publishers and posts from businesses will seldom appear.

At TAPinto, we believe in serving you with high-quality, objective local news coverage.   To make sure that you continue to see news from us in your Facebook News Feed:

Have TAPinto ...

Online Retailer Amazon Rejects Somerville as Potential Location for Massive “HQ2”

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Amazon released its short list of  20 potential sites to build a massive east coast headquarters Thursday, disappointing more than 200 other cities and smaller towns that had salivated over the prospect of 50,000 new jobs and billions of dollars in associated economic benefits – including Somerville.

The 20 finalists include the city of Newark; a total of 238 ...

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TAPinto.net Sets All-Time Monthly Traffic Record With More Than 2.3M Pageviews In January 2018

February 1, 2018

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - In January 2018, TAPinto.net set an all-time record for the most traffic in any single month since its inception 9 years ago.   

From Jan. 1, 2018 to Jan. 31, 2018, TAPinto registered 913,468 readers and 2,328,707 pageviews, up from 799,995 readers and 1,934,413 pageviews during the same period a year ago. 

"Since Facebook relegated news to ...