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AAA Survey Shows New Jersey Gas Prices Up Five Cents

November 21, 2017

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - In it's weekly survey of gasoline prices, AAA reports that the average price of a gallon of gasoline in New Jersey is up five cents over last week. 

Today's average is $2.59. It is 11 cents higher than a month ago ($2.48) and 33 cents higher than this same time last year ($2.26).

Gas prices are on the rise throughout the region as well. The average price ...

Short Hills Realtor Launches Book to Help Maximize the Sales Price of Your Home

When people sell their home, they need to open this door to move on to the next phase of their lives.  People need to close the door on where they are now, in order to open the door to where they need to go next.

-Shannon Aronson

SHORT HILLS, NJ – A door greets the reader in the opening pages of Shannon Aronson’s new book, “Don’t Give It Away,” and it is ...

Free Parking Starts in Downtown Millburn

MILLBURN, NJ - The free parking season kicked off this week in downtown Millburn and lots around town. Beginning on Wednesday, November 15, the free parking will last through the holiday season. The suspension of parking fees in downtown have traditionally started on Black Friday, but shoppers will get an extra time away from the meters in to encourage the community to shop at local ...

Bellevue Theatre Closes its Doors Forever, Maybe

UPPER MONTCLAIR, NJ - Residents were surprised to learn that the beloved Bellevue Theatre located at 268 Bellevue Avenue in Upper Montclair would be abruptly closing its doors after 95 years. The Bellevue Theatre opened on May 13, 1922.

The last movie was shown on Sunday at 7:45, as dozens of residents flocked to the theatre in a nostalgic display of reverence. 

National ...

Not So Fast Newark; Mayor Says Somerville Ideal Home for Amazon HQ2

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Gov. Chris Christie, Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) and assorted state and Essex County officials will try to convince online behemoth Amazon.com to invest billions in Newark as the ideal location for its planned expansion and an east coast headquarters complex worth billions to the state and local economy.

Somerville Mayor Brian Gallagher says not so fast, suggesting ...

Christie, Booker, and Baraka Show Strong Support for Newark to be Next Amazon HQ

A bipartisan trinity of New Jersey politico firepower assembled in downtown Newark to shoot the first salvo needed to score a major economic triumph for New Jersey's largest city: the construction in Newark of the new corporate headquarters for Amazon, the world's largest online retailer.  

All three of the prime politicians in place inside Rutgers Business School on ...

Millburn Complete Streets Initiative Honored with Gold Built Project Award

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - The Millburn Township Complete Streets initiative was honored this week by Downtown New Jersey, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that is passionate about downtowns and is dedicated to ensuring their vitality. The competition, divided into three categories, is intended to highlight and honor leaders in downtown revitalization throughout the state

Millburn received the ...

Millburn Welcomes Farmers Insurance Office

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - On Tuesday October 10 the Farmers Insurance office at 26 Millburn Avenue in Springfield officially opened. The ribbon was cut by Millburn Mayor Cheryl Burstein in a ceremony jointly organized by Millburn and Springfield Patriot Chambers of Commerce.

Rosa Rosales-Szulewski is the Manager and she has been with Farmers for three years after a long career in retail management ...

Millburn-Short Hills: Compete to Win $15,000 from NJBIA's BIG SHOT campaign

MILLBURN, NJ - Do you think your company has what it takes to be a "Big Shot?"

If you do, enter New Jersey Business and Industry Association's (NJBIA) BIG SHOT campaign for a chance to secure $15,000 in working capital and 48 hours of free consulting time from a select group of NJBIA members. 

“This is a unique and creative opportunity for NJBIA members to ...

Levine, Jacobs & Company, LLC, Names First Female Partner

LIVINGSTON, NJ – Kim E. Forrester, CPA/CGMA, Manager, Levine, Jacobs & Company, LLC, became the first female partner at the Livingston-based accounting firm when she was recently promoted to Member of the Firm.

Forrester first joined the firm as a staff accountant and now has more than 25 years of experience.

“We are pleased to announce that Kim E. Forrester ...

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