Business & Finance

September 30, 2020

MADISON, NJ - The Borough of Madison has posted three job openings. The openings are for Deputy Municipal Clerk, Wastewater Operator and School Crossing Guard. Interested applicants need to complete a Borough application at https://www.rosenet.org/280/Job-Opportunities   Deputy Municipal ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Visiting hours at Morristown Medical Center, part of Atlantic Health System is currently 10am to 8pm, announced hospital officials. Visitors will be required to have temperature checks and complete a symptom screening upon entering the facility, they said. Anyone who fails ...

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Lawmakers push plan that borrows more than Gov. Phil Murphy wanted. Votes planned for Tuesday This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, ...

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This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, visit njspotlight.com. Rockaway resident Alfred Cararo waited weeks for New Jersey’s Department of Labor to pay his ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Job seekers in New Jersey have a few more options as of Monday — more than 6,000, to be exact, in light of Amazon’s North American hiring expansion.  The e-commerce company announced it’s adding 100,000 new full and part-time jobs across its operations in the United States and ...

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MADISON, NJ - Seven local businesses have been honored by The Madison Area Chamber of Commerce. Each business has been awarded the Business Achievement Award for the 2019-2020 fiscal year. Framed certificates were presented to the winners. The Chamber’s usual Annual Award Dinner that is held ...

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Lakeland Bank is kicking off a Double Your Deposit Sweepstakes on Tuesday. September 1, 2020. Customers who use the Bank’s Mobile Banking app to deposit a check into their personal checking or saving account will be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes every time they make a qualified ...

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Lakeland Bank is kicking off a Double Your Deposit Sweepstakes on Tuesday. September 1, 2020. Customers who use the Bank’s Mobile Banking app to deposit a check into their personal checking or saving account will be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes every time they make a qualified ...

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TRENTON – It was announced today that after a thorough review of fuel consumption statistics and consultation with the Legislative Budget and Finance Officer, the Department of the Treasury will necessitate a gas tax increase of 9.3 cents per gallon in order to ensure compliance with the 2016 law ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development submitted an application to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for Lost Wages Supplemental Assistance (LWA), which provides limited additional benefits to many of the state’s unemployed workers.  The LWA ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The parent company of Kings Food Markets and Balducci's Food Lover's Market, KB US Holdings, Inc., announced it has filed for Chapter 11 proceedings in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York. The filing follows a buyout offer from New York investment firm ...

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Refinancing can be a smart financial move if you’re looking to reduce your monthly mortgage payment or adjust the term of your loan. However, as with any major monetary decision, there are plenty of pros and cons to weigh while closely examining your unique situation. Answer the following three ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Year-over-year 2Q'20 revenues of small business owners plummeted 52% while their payroll expenses dropped 54%, according the new Small Business Financial Health Survey, conducted by online lending platform Biz2Credit. The study examined data from 300 small business ...

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Small businesses in the county will share in the $15.3 million in Coronavirus, Aid, Relief and Emergency Security (CARES) Act funding the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA), announced the Morris County Freeholders. The additional money has been made available to select businesses ...

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Editor & Publisher Magazine (E&P), the authoritative voice of news publishing since 1884, welcomes Michael Shapiro as a featured columnist in a new content section E&P calls “Voices.” Shapiro, a graduate of Rutgers College, Rutgers University, and Stanford Law School, is the Founder and ...

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TRENTON, NJ - There could be renewed hope for the 1,100 or so gyms and health clubs across New Jersey, whose rowing machines, treadmills, and elliptical machines have been powered down since the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic. Gov. Phil Murphy revealed that while he was conducting ...

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Lawmakers clear bill that would use federal coronavirus relief funding to improve outdated technology This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris School District has announced that they are looking to hire long term substitute teachers for the 2020-2021 school year. Salary is $195 per day. Interested individuals can fill out an application HERE   Read More: Borough of Madison to Offer Identification ...

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The home office deduction allows qualifying taxpayers to deduct certain home expenses on their tax return. With more people working from home than ever before, some taxpayers may be wondering if they can claim a home office deduction when they file their 2020 tax return next year. Here are some ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - One lucky winner bought a ticket in East Hanover and received the ticket that matched all five winning numbers drawn in the Wednesday night lottery drawing. The winner hit the $536,474 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Wednesday, July 29, drawing. The winning numbers were: 11, ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ — Hoping to stop — or at least allay — some of the bleeding felt by small business corridors across New Jersey due to the global pandemic, Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday announced rental assistance will soon be available to 64 municipalities, including Elizabeth. In all, $6 million ...

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NEW JERSEY -- With the U.S. gaining 4.8 million jobs in June and the national unemployment rate at 11.1% compared to the nearly historic high of 14.7% at the peak of the coronavirus pandemic, personal finance website WalletHub has released updated rankings for the States Whose Unemployment Rates ...

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This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, visit njspotlight.com. While Gov. Phil Murphy complained Wednesday about the latest federal stimulus proposal from ...

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This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, visit njspotlight.com. Today, it is virtually impossible for any member of the public — and even some members of the ...

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DESCRIPTION: The Communications Director is a full-time employee who leads the Office of Communications & Digital Media. The Communications Director reports to the Assistant County Administrator. Currently, the Communications team is composed of the Director, a digital media professional, ...

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This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, visit njspotlight.com. New Jersey is about to have the ability to borrow up to $9.9 billion without asking voters for ...

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Parsippany, NJ -- Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) today launched a second survey for small businesses in the 11th District to collect feedback on the challenges continuing to face the small business community due to COVID-19 and as they reopen. “New Jersey has made significant strides in ...

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MADISON, NJ; July 14 — Wag & Shine Mobile Grooming opened Tuesday within Morris and Essex counties in New Jersey.  The company is a mobile dog grooming business with the mission of making every grooming experience a happy one, for dogs and their humans. “Our promise to each client is simple ...

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Forget the Dow, the price of gold or even cash flow. Thanks to COVID-19, it’s hard to predict anything these days. Yet this much is certain: Summer 2020 will look nothing like last summer. As restrictions ease and consumers venture out again, America’s small businesses will start to come back to ...

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