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November 22, 2022

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Business owners and the Bloomfield Center Alliance welcome shoppers to Bloomfield Center to participate in its third annual Holiday Hunt event filled with music, festive activities, and prize giveaways while hunting for holiday gifts! Bloomfield Center’s 2022 Holiday Hunt will ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Montclair Township annual Veterans Day ceremony is scheduled for Friday, November 11, at 11:00 a.m., officials announced. Due to the prediction of inclement weather, the ceremony will take place indoors at the Montclair Municipal Building located at 205 Claremont ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Montclair Planning Board had a two-hour meeting on November 7 that focused on anything except applications – there were none to be heard.  Instead, the board, after memorializing the recently approved application for the Mad Gardeners recreational-cannabis dispensary, discussed ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - A Fourth Ward Community meeting will be held on Thursday, November 3, officials announced. Set to take place from 7-9 p.m. at the Charles H. Bullock School, the meeting is set up for residents interested in learning more about the Lackawanna Plaza Redevelopment Plan that was ...

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On a warming planet increasingly impacted by climate change, New Jersey is preparing to move away from fossil fuels and toward green energy alternatives. Gov. Phil Murphy’s energy master plan aims to achieve 100% clean energy for the state by reducing carbon emissions to zero by 2050. The ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Montclair Planning Board had a meeting on October 17 that took longer than it should have, largely because the lone application for the night came with what board member Jeffrey Jacobson called an application that was “not fully baked.”  The application was for yet another ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair Township has joined forces with six other towns to temporarily change the way they purchase electricity, officials announced. Montclair, Glen Ridge, Glen Rock, Livingston, Maplewood, South Orange and Verona have announced that rising prices prompted officials to ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Township of Montclair officials have issued an alert for residents and members of the Montclair community regarding potential online and telephone scams occurring in the area. Recently, members of the community may have received an email or telephone correspondence from the ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - A Japanese restaurant is for sale in Montclair listing officials announced. Located in Montclair Center at 5 N. Fullerton, the cost for the 2700 square foot space is $300,000 Listing Description reads as follows: " Location, location, location! Wonderful opportunity to own ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Recreational cannabis sales to the public began in Montclair on Friday at Ascend Wellness medical marijuana dispensary, officials announced. According to published reports, last week, officials at Ascend Wellness stated that it was set to begin selling adult-use cannabis at its ...

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KEARNY, NJ — Construction of a new portal bridge that would expand rail travel between Newark and New York City moved one step closer to reality Monday when New Jersey officials and transit leaders broke ground on the new project. Shovels in hand, Gov. Phil Murphy was joined by U.S. Department ...

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Red Bank, NJ: Denholtz Properties, a leading real estate development and investment company, announces it has negotiated a 12,080-square-foot lease with Birdsmouth Beer at The Commissary at Baseline, part of the historic Fort Monmouth redevelopment site located at 675 Oceanport Way in Oceanport, ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Black-owned business leaders in Newark have an opportunity to have their brand represented on the helmets of New Jersey Devils' players for the 2022-23 NHL season through an initiative aimed to amplify business opportunities for Black entrepreneurs. Devils and Prudential ...

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NEW JERSEY — The price of gas in New Jersey is heading down as the Fourth of July weekend gets closer. The average price of a gallon of unleaded is $4.85, according to AAA. That's down 2 cents from yesterday and 9 cents from last week. Drivers are paying $1.71 more than this time last ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — A Livingston-based real estate developer’s search for a restaurant known for both its menu and its overall dining experience to replace the former Olive Garden location at the Shoppes at the Livingston Circle (277 Eisenhower Parkway) is nearly over after Eastman Companies received ...

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TRENTON, NJ – In celebration of National Small Business Week, the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) has announced plans to open applications for its Micro Business Loan next month, which will make additional funding resources available through the Authority’s Main Street Recovery ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair Township officials are looking for volunteers to join the rent control board, according to a release. On Tuesday, April 19, the Montclair Township Council unanimously passed a new rent control ordinance which took effect as of May 9, 2022. The Council has expressed ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - An international Dublin-based company announced it will bring its U.S. headquarters to the borough bringing an investment of $126 million and 100 new jobs, with another 800 jobs projected to come. The announcement came through Governor Phil Murphy who is in Dublin wooing Irish ...

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MONTCLAIR – Senator Nia H. Gill has introduced a bill designed to advance bilateral trade and investment between New Jersey and Ireland, officials announced. According to a release, the bill, introduced on March 31, 2022, would form a New Jersey-Ireland Trade Commission that would work to ...

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NEW JERSEY — Starting today, residents of New Jersey and visitors to the state 21 years and older can buy recreational cannabis and cannabis products at 13 dispensaries statewide. According to the New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory Commission (CRC), those 13 locations are: North ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - A store located on Valley Road in Montclair has sold a lottery ticket worth $50,000, officials announced. According to New Jersey Lottery reports, the $50,000 ticket was for the Powerball drawing on April 16. Two tickets matched four of the five white balls and the Powerball ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Montclair Planning Board had no applications for its April 11 meeting, but the one piece of new business it addressed – a proposal to designate the industrial area near the Walnut Street railway station an area in need of redevelopment – lasted four hours.  Thomas Scibilia, ...

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NEW JERSEY, NJ -- New Jersey was ranked No. 1 in the country in WalletHub's Best States for Working from Home study. Nearby Delaware (3), Connecticut (4), Maryland (9), and New York (10) also ranked in the top 10.  While more and more businesses are embracing work-from-home positions, people who ...

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VERONA, NJ -- New Jersey’s average gas price dropped 7 cents this week to $4.09, as of Monday, April 11, according to AAA. That's 12 cents less than the state average for a gallon of regular gas two weeks ago. Monday’s average price is down 28 cents from the high of $4.37 in the state on ...

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TRENTON— The New Jersey Department of the Treasury has launched NJ FinLit, a free financial wellness platform for all adult state residents, announced Governor Murphy. The NJ FinLit financial wellness platform features  tools and courses, as well as a personalized and interactive learning ...

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TRENTON, NJ -  S&P Global Ratings raised its rating on New Jersey's General Obligation (GO) Bonds to "A- up from a BBB+ with a stable outlook". This is the first upgrade for New Jersey from S&P since 2005, stated the governor's office.  S&P also raised its long-term and underlying ...

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NEW JERSEY -- New Jersey’s average gas price dropped five cents this week to $4.16 from $4.21. Today’s average price is down 21 cents from the high of $4.37 we saw on March 10, but it’s still 27 cents higher than a month ago ($3.89) and $1.25 higher than April 4, 2021 ($2.91). New Jersey’s average ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ – Landlords and tenants in Montclair have come to an agreement regarding rent control, officials announced Wednesday. Montclair Rent Control Repeal Committee of Petitioners, supported by the Montclair Property Owners Association [MPOA], met and agreed with representatives of ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - NJ Transit, has suspended train service between Broad Street, Newark and South Orange due to a fallen tree on the tracks in the area of the Mountain Station, South Orange. According to Jim Smith, NJ Transit, Director of Media Relations, at this time there is no estimate on the ...

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TRENTON, NJ - A new program which will provide 1.8 million New Jersey residents with property tax rebates has been unveiled by Governor Murphy. The program, titled The ANCHOR Property Tax Relief Program will distribute $900 million in property tax relief to homeowners and renters across the state ...

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