Business & Finance

August 13, 2018

NEW YORK, NY - Commuters into the Port Authority Bus terminal today through Wednesday will be part of a pilot to test a new security system, one that will try an identify suicide vests and other improvised explosive devices, according to a release from the agency. The Port Authority will launch ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Short Hills resident George Ippolito had his dollar and a dream pay off after playing the same five numbers in the Jersey Cash 5 for years, hitting the jackpot in April. He plans to put the $785,212 windfall towards his retirement, savings and for his family in the coming ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - After months of turnover and changes at the Downtown Millburn Development Alliance (DMDA) that included facing defunded, the new president David Sorkin came before the Millburn Township Committee give an update on the progress to date. Sorkin started at his post on May 30 and ...

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Jersey City, NJ – Short Hills resident and a member of Saint Peter's class of 1975, Frank L. Fekete, was elected chair of the Board of Trustees for the University replacing Thomas P. Mac Mahon ’68 as chair of the Board and will serve for a three-year term.  “Saint Peter’s University is in the ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - A week for detours and construction are coming starting Monday morning at 9:00 am as PSE&G replaces a gas line at Short Hills Plaza.  The westbound side of the Short Hills Train Station between Station Plaza and Short Hills Avenue will be affect each day from 9:00 am to ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - Short Hills Architecture and Interior Design firm Studio 1200 won both the “2018 Best of Residential“ and “2018 Viewer’s Choice” awards at the 14th Annual IIDA (International Interior Design Association) PA/NJ/DE Chapter Design Awards. No other firm accomplished the same feat of ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn-Short Hills Chamber of Commerce celebrates their annual awards dinner at La Pergola. New Board of Directors are being installed and ‘Happy Millburn’,  Dilys So and Karen Bigos are set to be honored. 

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - Breakfast meetings have taken on a whole new meaning with Short Hills Divorce Attorney, Karolina Dehnhard, Esq. and Keller William realtor Saritte Harel. Harel, a long-time leader, mother and business women in the Short Hills community joined forces with Dehnhard, a divorce ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ – The Short Hills Association and honored guests gathered for their 107th annual meeting and dinner at the Carriage House on Thursday evening. Mayor Cheryl Burstein, Committeewoman Dianne Thall-Eglow, Superintendent of Millburn Schools Dr. Christine Burton were in attendance, as ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The eighth annual Meet the Mayors event at the Westminster Hotel in Livingston on Saturday morning saw a wide cross-section of mayors from throughout Essex County, business leaders from across the same communities and residents looking to hear from this year’s panelists. In ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - The Niche annual rankings of the "Best Places to Live" and Short Hills made the top 25 in New Jersey. With an A+ rating for Schools and Good for Families, Short Hills received lower rankings for Night Life (B+), Housing (B) and Diversity (B-).   Diversity accounts for both ...

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NEW YORK, NY - TAPintoTravels is at the New York Auto Show and we found a virtual reality program that may just save your young driver’s life. Please check out AT&T’s It Can Wait virtual reality program.  It should stop your child’s texting while driving.  It is that impactful. The ...

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Volvo took the top honor this year with the XC60 being named “World Car of the Year” at the New York International Car Show. Volvo acceptance speech for the award: For more travel related content, please visit TAPintoTravels.  If you want to skip the work and just get the ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Storm weary Milburn Township bared down and prepared for the fourth storm of the season set to kick off on the first day of spring. Winter Storm Toby largely spared Millburn with JCP&L reporting only four of their 8,123 customers (less than 1%)  without power as of 8:20 pm.

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MILLBURN, NJ - As the Millburn and Short Hills community continue to clean up after the Winter Storm Quinn, another winter storm event is closing in on the area.  The New York City bureau of the National Weather Service issued the following guidance for Western Essex County: WINTER STORM ...

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CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Every two minutes, a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer. And every 13 minutes, a woman will lose her battle with the disease. These are mothers, sisters, wives, and friends.  Susan G. Komen was one of them. After the Texas native passed away from breast cancer, her sister ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ — With more than three decades of delivering mail in all kinds of weather and road conditions, letter carriers Steven Baker, Jonathan Meyer, and Alison Valentino were recognized at a special March 15 ceremony at the Short Hills Post Office for one million miles of accident free ...

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MILLBURN, N.J. — Alexander McDonald, Millburn Township Business Administrator, announced that the 24-year court battle with Stop & Shop ended with a dismissal before the pending trial commenced. Originally, Millburn Township and the Board of Adjustments faced four separate suits, which was ...

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SHORT HILLS, N.J. — Local attorney Karolina Dehnhard was recently honored by the Trade Commission of the Consulate General of the Republic of Poland for her work in the advancement of global women empowerment. An immigrant at the age of six and a divorcee herself at the age of 30, inspired her work ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Winter storm Quinn left much of Millburn Township in the dark with over 46.7% of JCP&L customers powerless right after the storm. Some 1,283 residents have had their powered restored as of Friday evening, but 2,422 are still left waiting bringing the percentage for the township ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - As Nor'easter storm Riley leaves the area and cleanup begins, over 46.7% of JCP&L customers in Millburn Township don't have power. A total of 4,852 customers in Essex County are without power, 3,704 in Millburn alone.  To report an outage, contact JCP&L at 888-LIGHTSS ...

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SHORT HILLS, N.J. — Niche.com released its annual rankings of "Best Places to Live," and Short Hills made the top 25 for New Jersey. At #23 out of over 573 ranked communities in the state, Short Hills boasts high marks for safety and education. Nationally, Short Hills is the #744 best place to live ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The warm weather is, hopefully, just around the corner and, according to Edison Heating and Cooling owner Mike Iarrapino, now is the time to ensure that air condition units are working efficiently.   “People who have systems over 15 years old should consider replacing them ...

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MILLBURN, N.J. — Millburn Township announced the dismissal of a lawsuit brought against the Township relating to the Complete Streets project originally filed by Millburn Courtyard Associates and Rudder Realty in October 2016. The ruling from Judge Donald Kessler ends the suit, but each side is ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ -  TAPinto.net has been named Partner of the Year by NJ News Commons, a network of more than 230 news organizations across New Jersey.  The award goes to a journalist or news organization that showed overall excellence in their work for 2017.     Joe Amditis, Associate ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - In January 2018, TAPinto.net set an all-time record for the most traffic in any single month since its inception 9 years ago.    From Jan. 1, 2018 to Jan. 31, 2018, TAPinto registered 913,468 readers and 2,328,707 pageviews, up from 799,995 readers and 1,934,413 pageviews ...

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MILLBURN, N.J. — If you are planning on traveling along Parsonage Hill Road between White Oak Ridge Road and Long Hill Drive expect to take a detour. New Jersey American Water is conducting a water main replacement switching out the existing 24-inch main with a 32-inch upgrade. The replacement also ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Millburn JCP&L customers may not know about their rights when it comes to their electric service. Here is the Bill of Rights: 1. You have the right to utility service if you are a qualified applicant.  2. You shall not be asked to pay unreasonably high deposits as a ...

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MILLBURN, 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 continue to ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn-Short Hills Chamber of Commerce teamed up with James Brady of Block Advisors to host networking and informational breakfast on Thursday morning. Held at Block offices on Morris Turnpike, attendees were treated to information for the upcoming tax season and a continental ...

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