Business & Finance

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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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LINDEN - The City of Linden, along with Mayor Derek Armstead and Antonio Garrett will be hosting an End of the Summer Networking Bash for young professionals. This event geared towards young professionals and those aspiring to be professionals to meet like-minded individuals. The event will ...

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NEWARK, NJ - A new state program will offer mediation counseling services to New Jersey residents facing foreclosure, giving them at least a fighting chance when going up against lenders during the legal process. The New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency is using $1 million to fund the ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Rahway Mayor Raymond A. Giacobbe will be on hand to cut the ribbon at 10 a.m. Thursday. July 12, for the new Wawa store's grand opening at 280 St. Georges Avenue in Rahway. The 24-hour Wawa store will officially open at 8 a.m. on Thursday, with the grand opening ceremonies to ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ - The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders has announced that the Peopleready staffing firm will use the County’s Workforce Innovation Business Center to hold a hiring event for 100 full-time hospitality positions. The positions include housekeepers, room attendants, cooks, ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, N.J. – If you don’t know by now, Girl Scouts is much more than cookies, crafts, and summer camp. In fact, the Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey say they should host your next professional business conference, special event, or any other big celebration in which you are looking to ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Six Flags Great Adventure amusement park is will be conducting interviews for Linden residents this Thursday, June 28. Interviews will be held on-site for those interested in applying at 403 North Wood Avenue from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Applicants must bring two forms of ...

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                                          Would Apply to Tax Returns Due on or After Jan. 1, 2012 TRENTON, NJ – Legislation sponsored by Assemblyman Robert Karabinchak and Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin to establish a six-month State tax amnesty period, that would end no later than December 31, ...

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LINDEN, NJ - The Linden Fire Department has announced that applications will be available in July for those interested in taking the entry-level firefighter exam.  Applicants must be a U.S. Citizen, a Linden resident, between the ages of 18 - 35, possess a valid New Jersey driver’s license and ...

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LINDEN, NJ - The Linden Roselle Sewage Authority is seeking an individual for diversified office duties.  Applicant must have skills and experience in the following areas:  computer word processing, excel, payroll processing, phone reception and interaction with the public.  Experience in a ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ - Summer lifeguard positions are available at Union County’s public swimming pool, the Walter Ulrich Memorial Pool at Rahway River Park in Rahway. “Union County’s Ulrich Pool provides our youth and adult summer job seekers with an opportunity to enjoy working outdoors in the ...

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LINDEN, NJ – Linden’s newest attraction, Launch Trampoline Park, is “officially” opened for business after Saturday’s ribbon-cutting ceremony. Mayor Derek Armstead, Council President Jorge Alvarez, and Council members Peter Brown, Rhashonna Cosby, John Francis Roman, Armando Medina, and Gretchen ...

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LINDEN, NJ – A Passaic, New Jersey, man today admitted robbing six banks in Hudson, Union, and Passaic counties in June and July of 2016, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Quentin Morales, a/k/a “Quinton Morales,” 27, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Peter G. Sheridan in Trenton ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ – Union County residents seeking information about services for seniors age 60 and up can visit the “ASK” Aging Services Kiosk program at eight convenient locations in February to speak with staff from the county’s Department of Human Services Division on Aging. ASK will be ...

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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 ...

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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.  This will be frustrating for people who use Facebook to find news and information relevant to them, said TAPinto ...

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LINDEN, NJ –  Mayor Derek Armstead announced employment assistance to 187 employees laid off today from Linden Sam’s Club, 1900 E. Linden Avenue, Linden, NJ.  “It is with great saddest that we are losing one of our box clubs in the area as well as the displacement of so many employees,” said ...

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LINDEN, NJ - The Union County Freeholder Board through its social service and re-employment agencies is offering assistance to any Union County resident who was laid off by today’s Sam’s Club Store closings.  Sam’s Club maintained a store in Linden, which abruptly closed,  laying off as many as ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - AAA reports that the price of a gallon of gasoline continues to drop in New Jersey. The evidence-based survey of gas prices across the state show the average price of a gallon of gas is $2.49. Today's price is two cent's less than a week ago ($2.51) and 11 cents less than a ...

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LINDEN, NJ - The anticipated wait is over! Linden residents were on hand to check out the newly remodeled Aldi, as they opened their doors Thursday morning. From the moment customers stepped through the doors, they saw big aisles, with neatly stocked shelves, and a large produce area that ...

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