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Black Business Alliance Chamber of Commerce Meeting Takes Place in Linden

October 15, 2018

LINDEN, NJ - The Black Business Alliance met Monday, October 15, 2018 with featured speaker Nancy Burke of the Industry-Business Institute Union County College.

Ms. Burke spoke on the opportunities of bringing training to the business community and to small business owners.  Ms. Burke also spoke of programs that the Industry-Business Institute offer; The small business ...

Union County Offers “Memory Switch” Workshop for Business Owners and Managers, Oct. 17

RAHWAY, NJ - Honing business skills, improving confidence and reducing stress are all on tap at Union County’s second annual Lunch & Learn event for local business owners and managers, featuring the popular Memory Switch workshop created by Matthew Goerke.

The Memory Switch program enhances cognitive skills that are fundamental to a successful business, including the ability to ...

Chick-fil-A Unconfirmed as Tenant for Sears Site at Route 22 and Terrill Road

WATCHUNG, NJ -- Chick-fil-A restaurant would not confirm reports that it would open a new location at the shopping center being built at the former Sears at the intersection of Route 22 and Terrill Road.

“We are always evaluating potential new locations in the hopes of serving existing and new customers great food with remarkable service," said Jackie Jags, a spokesperson ...

Linden First Holds Job Fair on September

LINDEN, NJ - Linden First will be hosting a career fair on Thursday, September 27, with doors opening at 10 a.m. sharp. The event will be held at Linden Multi-Purpose Center at 1025 John Street in Linden.

Everyone is asked to bring fifteen or more copies of your resume.  There will be no printing available on site. 

Featured businesses will be Amazon, New Jersey ...

Linden City Council Passes Ordinance Requiring Barber Shops, Hair and Nail Salons to have City License

LINDEN, NJ - Linden's city council voted unanimously in favor of an ordinance that would require barber shops, hair salons, nail salons, and all cosmetology and hairstyling state licensing businesses operating in Linden to have a valid city license issued by the Linden Board of Health.

Linden Second Ward Councilman Barry E. Javick introduced the new ordinance and expressed ...

Union County Freeholder Board Announces 100 New Positions Available in Food Service, Catering and Hospitality

UNION COUNTY, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders announced that the professional staffing company "Enjoy Your Party," will hold a hiring event on Thursday, September 13 at the County’s Workforce Innovation Business Center.

Persons interested in applying for positions in the food service, hospitality, and catering industries are invited to ...

Downtown Somerville Alliance Director Resigns, Takes Job in Roselle Park

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Beth Anne Macdonald, hired in 2012 to oversee the redevelopment of the borough’s burgeoning Main Street retail and restaurant district, has resigned as executive director of the Downtown Somerville Alliance.

She begins work Sept. 4 as the Economic Development Director of Roselle Park in Union County, a town half the geographic size of Somerville’s 2.3 square miles, ...


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