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January 25, 2022

HOBOKEN, NJ - Business professionals who want a break from WFH life or need a new professional space are invited to experience a complimentary day at Northern New Jersey’s premiere coworking space during Mission 50's Community Open House. The event will be held on Thursday, January 27, 2022, from 8 ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Food Story Natural Market, a full-service natural and organic market with four stores located in Brooklyn, has signed a lease for nearly 10,000 square feet of space at Journal Squared, the luxury rental complex developed by KRE Group and National Real Estate Advisors, LLC in ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Christmas came early for 600 Jersey City children thanks to the 6th annual toy giveaway hosted by the Whole Spectrum Autism charity and Smile Preschool and Nursery on Thursday.  Supported by the Historic Downtown Special Improvement District (HDSID), The Ashford and Six 26, ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - With the application process for the licensing of two components of New Jersey’s burgeoning recreational use cannabis industry set to begin in less than two weeks one prominent dispensary owner is celebrating the inclusion of Jersey City on the list of both Impact Zones and ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -  Check everyone off your shopping list this year at the four-day Happy Holiday Market hosted by the Historic Downtown Special Improvement District (HDSID). With different vendors offering a variety of crafts, homemade goods, and other items on each of the days, shoppers will ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Amazon, which was rumored in early November to be close to a deal that would have leased 400,000 square feet of warehouse in Jersey City, has pulled the plug on the deal. The global online retailer announced that it would not rent space at Mack-Cali Realty property at 150 ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - For Josephine Rice, painting a mural is like spreading love and make people feel joy. “My focus is to bring love into people’s minds. I want anyone who sees it to feel joy and healing,” she said, as she put the finishing touches on her first mural in Jersey City – or on the ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ – U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez joined the Mission 50 team and its membership, Hudson County higher-education leadership, dignitaries and other guests for the official launch of the Mission 50 Innovation and Commercialization Lab in Hoboken this week.  Located on the second floor of ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Slightly more than a year after first initiating a program to aid in the recovery from financial issues connected to COVID pandemic, Jersey City is launching a second COVID relief effort for struggling small businesses. The city is committing $1.5 million in microenterprise ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Thousands of Jersey City residents made their way to the Grove Street PATH Plaza and Grove Street Sunday for the Historic Downtown Special Improvement District's (HDSID) annual family Halloween celebration. Superheros, princesses, ghouls and goblins of every sort, skeletons, ...

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WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) deadline for physical damage disaster loans is November 4. Anyone Bergen, Essex, Gloucester, Hudson, Mercer, Middlesex, Morris, Passaic, Somerset, Union and Warren Counties with damages incurred by Hurricane Ida, can apply for the ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - The gathering of the Meadowlands 2040 Foundation in the Hilton Meadowlands on Tuesday bubbled with excitement, not just because many of the professionals had not seen each other face to face for nearly 18 months due to the COVID pandemic, but also because they had come to hear ...

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NEW JERSEY – Cybersecurity Awareness Month (October 2021 #BeCyberSmart) raises awareness about the importance of cybersecurity across America, ensuring that everyone has the resources needed to be safer and more secure online.  Cases of cybercrimes are growing astronomically. The National Review ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - New Jersey First Lady Tammy Murphy didn’t come to Jersey City earlier this month with an open checkbook for small businesses, but, instead, with an open ear to the issues minority and other businesses face. During a tour of MLK Drive area businesses Murphy may have gotten more ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Mission 50 in Hoboken has undergone an impressive transformation resulting in a renovated and rebranded coworking community with plenty of amenities. When it comes to daily “perks,” Mission 50’s top-of-the-line complimentary coffee bar – complete with a selection of microbrews and ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ – For over a century, Levoni has been bringing authentic imported salumeri directly from its Italian farms to tables all over the world. And now that good work is happening from Hoboken’s Mission 50; Levoni recently relocated its U.S. operations to the property at 50 Harrison Street ...

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Whatever your workstyle, Mission 50 has you covered. This collaborative, flexible coworking community located in southwest Hoboken (right where Hoboken and Jersey City meet) offers something for everyone. And there’s a new, limited-time perk for becoming a member.   Whether you are seeking ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - A divided city council voted to approve the $9.5 million Exchange Place Special Improvement District’s budget, which includes a plaza redesign, recently. Speaking out vehemently against the proposed changes was Council Richard Boggiano, who said businesses would have more say ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The pandemic isn’t over yet but that hasn’t deterred at least 145 future entrepreneurs from across New Jersey from pursuing their dreams.  Recent graduates of the Rising Tide Capital Inc. Community Business Academy, including local residents Ada Waldman and Ayanna Weekes, all ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ– Mission 50 hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to mark the official opening of the newly renovated and rebranded boutique office building and coworking community. Local officials and other key stakeholders affiliated with the project attended the June 24, 2021, event, which included a ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Jersey City hopes to steer as much as $35 million to minority, women, veteran, disabled or LGBT owned businesses per year.   The introduced ordinance, as part of a new diversity plan that would dedicate about 35 percent of the $100 million the city bids out for services ...

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TRENTON, NJ – In an effort to protect small businesses from additional taxes on their federal PPP loans, Governor Phil Murphy recently signed a new law to ensure forgiven loans are not subject to the New Jersey gross income tax.  The new law, formerly S3234, will ensure that forgiven Payment ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Looking to add an enticing glaze for both current and prospective employees, Krispy Kreme New Jersey announced it will raise its average wage to $15 an hour as a minimum effective on June 1, 2021 for all workers at locations in the Garden State. Krispy Kreme New Jersey is an ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — A cyberattack against a “vital” U.S. oil pipeline has contributed to a spike in already high gasoline prices. New Jersey gas prices now average $3.04 per gallon, according to AAA, compared to roughly $3.01 per gallon nationally.  In Hudson County, the price at the pump has ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Continuing efforts to help local minority and women owned business through the local public procurement process, the City of Jersey City’s Office of Diversity & Inclusion will hold an online workshop on May 12 at 10:00 a.m.  The City of Jersey City spends approximately $100 ...

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Jersey City, NJ - As Jersey City’s business districts prepare for post pandemic recovery, it’s become more important than ever before to focus on the most critical issues that impact small businesses and property owners in our commercial centers, advocates say. For Journal Square, those important ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - When city officials first proposed to close down a portion of Newark Avenue near Grove Street in 2015 to construct a pedestrian mall, many people had serious doubts. But the mall became more than just a place for people to relax as they ate at the array of local eateries, ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The Historic Downtown Jersey City Farmer’s Market kicks off its summer schedule Monday. More than two dozen vendors offering fresh produce, plants and flowers, homemade soaps and lotions, desserts, and so much more will be on hand at the Grove Street PATH Pedestrian Plaza every ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Running New Jersey‘s second largest city, especially during the most impactful global pandemic in over a century, would cause anyone stress. One might say it would even lead to the person in that unenviable position to lose sleep. And while he always appears calm, cool, and ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Anyone that ventured down to the Grove Street PATH Plaza on Thursdays over the last few months might have noticed a big blue school bus with the name “Soap Bus” written on the front, and the name “Mother Nature’s Beauty” on either side. The mother daughter duo of Beth and ...

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