Business & Finance

September 16, 2020

HOBOKEN, NJ - Hoboken’s renowned hospitality industry remains a vital concern to the socioeconomic health of our region. The City Council recently approved an extension of outdoor dining, while the Hoboken Business Alliance has been conducting an ongoing campaign to develop more space for local ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ -The Hoboken Business Alliance (HBA) and City of Hoboken announced a new September and early October schedule with updated locations and operating hours for Summer Streets presented by HBA, which brings more outdoor space, dining and entertainment to Hoboken’s business districts.

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Guitar Bar has been keeping Hoboken in tune since 1996. A decade ago, they opened a location uptown, called Guitar Bar Jr., followed by a third location in Jersey City Heights. Last week, the music shop made the announcement that their uptown location would be closing—citing the ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - In the fight against the spread of coronavirus, information is key. Here in New Jersey, Governor Phil Murphy has said that, “robust and comprehensive contact tracing is essential,” to New Jersey’s efforts to recover from the health and economic crisis brought on by ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Small business in Bayonne, Hoboken, and Jersey City are among those eligible to apply for grants of up to $10,000 to assist with lease costs under the Small Business Lease - Emergency Assistance Grant Program (SBL-EAGP) announced by Governor Phil Murphy Thursday.  The program will ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - The Hoboken City Council advanced a plan on Wednesday to close off part of Sinatra Drive from August 1 through October 15. The ordinance, sponsored by Councilman Mike DeFusco and Councilwoman Tiffanie Fisher, would see the roadway between Newark and Fourth streets closed off to ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Following a successful initial launch a few weeks back, the Hoboken Business Alliance (HBA) has announced an expanded "Summer Streets" program that will officially kick-off on Thursday. Working with the Hoboken Police Department and Department of Transportation, Summer Streets will ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Pedestrians will have a few options to stretch their legs this weekend, as Hoboken blocks off a number of streets for recreational and commercial activities. Based on the positive feedback of previously established “slow streets”, the City is once again bringing the program back ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ- The Hoboken Business Alliance (HBA) will launch its “Summer Streets” program this weekend, in an effort to further entice residents and visitors alike to shop, eat, and enjoy the Mile Square. Part of HBA's city-wide #GoBoken initiative, the aim is encouraging the community help support ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - In an effort to help businesses recover from the COVID-19 shutdown, the Hudson County Economic Development Corporation is offering a four-part series of free live webinars. The HCEDC is a not-for-profit corporation in Hudson County that, in partnership with governmental, ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Hudson Regional Hospital (HRH) announced Tuesday that it has entered into a contract to buy the properties currently housing Bayonne Medical Center and Hoboken University Medical Center. The announcement comes days after HRH made an offer to purchase the hospital operations of ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - Hudson County businesses hope curbside pick-up service will give them a boost following extended closures due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Most walk-in stores and non-essential retailers have been shut since mid-March, as part of New Jersey’s efforts to curb the spread of the ...

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SECAUCUS, NJ - As Hudson County businesses focus their efforts on rebuilding in a post COVID-19 environment, the Hudson County Chamber of Commerce has launched a new initiative focused on supporting women who conduct business in and around the New Jersey/New York metro area.  According to ...

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HOBOKEN — Jet.com, the online retailer once looking to go toe-to-toe with Amazon after setting up its corporate headquarters on the Hoboken Waterfront, will reportedly be "discontinued" by Walmart. "Due to continued strength of the Walmart.com brand, the company will discontinue Jet.com," ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ — Want to find out how to get small business back on track in Hoboken? Ask Hoboken small business leaders... Hoboken Mayor Ravi Bhalla has announced an executive order that establishes an economic recovery task force consisting of leaders in various local industries to provide ...

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HOBOKEN & JERSEY CITY, NJ — What's all the hubbub about Grubhub? Earlier this week, Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop issued an executive order capping the amount that third-party delivery services can charge to restaurants—currently ranging anywhere from 15 to 35 percent of a customer’s ...

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