Business & Finance

July 29, 2021

Newark, NJ - PSE&G has announced that over the next two weeks work crews are scheduled to replace services on: Hawthorne Avenue (between Schley Street and Wainwright Street) Wainwright Street (between Bragaw Avenue and Schley Street) Leslie Street (between Nye Avenue and Bragaw ...

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BLOOMFIELD – Universal Technical Institute (UTI) Bloomfield is putting some of its top instructors to work as it begins training students in its Welding Technology Training Program this week. Students enrolled in the 36-week program will benefit from the expertise of instructors like Cesar ...

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  NEWARK, NJ — PSE&G has announced that over the next two weeks work crews will be replacing gas mains on: Vernon Avenue (between Nairn Place and Clinton Place)  Leo Place (between Millington Avenue and Vernon Avenue)  West Runyon Street (between Heddon Terrace and Osborne ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Plans for a two-year economic recovery effort to help the city bounce back in the post-pandemic era with a strong focus on revitalizing small businesses and neighborhoods were laid out Thursday by Newark Mayor Ras Baraka. As city officials gathered on Bergen Street to announce ...

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ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — In addition to bringing together a panel of local mayors to discuss the many challenges facing their municipalities, the Inter-Chamber Coordinating Council (ICCC) of Essex County also recently honored Essex County icon Louis LaSalle with a Lifetime Achievement award upon his ...

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NEWARK, NJ – An initiative that will better serve Newark's minority-owned businesses by increasing contract relationships with anchor institutions launched on Thursday by Rutgers Business School’s Center for Urban Entrepreneurship and Economic Development (CUEED). The program, dubbed "Ascend ...

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New Initiative Improves Rail Crossing Safety for Drivers Using Waze NEWARK, NJ — NJ TRANSIT is joining with the National Safety Council in recognizing National Safety Month during the month of June and is using this time of heightened awareness to promote a lifesaving partnership with Waze, ...

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Newark, NJ - PSE&G has announced that over the next two weeks work crews will be replacing gas mains on: South 15th Street (between 18th Avenue and Springfield Avenue) South 14th Street (between 18th Avenue and Springfield Avenue) South 13th (between 18th Avenue and Springfield ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Two new education and research centers will be coming to New Jersey Institute of Technology with a curriculum focused on real estate and entrepreneurship thanks to what the school called a "historic gift" from The Paul V. Profeta Foundation, Inc.  Paul V. Profeta, president of the ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Local bar and grill owners have reason to be optimistic for the potential of more business this summer after Newark Mayor Ras Baraka on Thursday signed an executive order enabling eating establishments to operate longer hours and allow “StrEATERIES” and parklets. The mayor's ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Newark residents and small businesses may be eligible to receive financial assistance after the city this week announced that it received $88.3 million in funding as part of the American Rescue Plan Act to overcome the impact of COVID-19 on the local economy. The funding, city ...

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NEWARK, NJ — For nearly 90 years, Hobby's Deli has brought the four corners of the classic Jewish delicatessen universe - corned beef, pastrami, turkey, and brisket - together to feed generations of customers in Newark. Now, as the post-COVID world begins to emerge, the family-run restaurant has ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Newark officials are calling on small business owners affected by the COVID-19 pandemic to provide feedback to the city and determine how they can be better served.  Business owners can submit their responses through the Newark Small Business Recovery Survey, an initiative that ...

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NEWARK, NJ — A Guaranteed Income Pilot Program that is planned to help Newark residents stave off economic insecurity by putting money directly into their hands with no strings attached may soon come to fruition starting with a group of selected individuals.  First broached by Newark Mayor Ras ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ – Alec Grabowski has been named chief operating officer (COO) for Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center.  He replaces Tim O’Brien, who was promoted to chief executive officer in August 2020. Grabowski comes to Mountainside Medical Center with over a decade of healthcare ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Business owners in Newark are hopeful for a turnaround in the coming weeks when they can return to full capacity for the first time in over a year since the COVID-19 pandemic began.  With COVID-19 numbers trending decisively in the right direction and New Jersey progressing toward ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Registration has opened for small business owners in Newark affected by the pandemic to apply for emergency assistance funding.   The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) announced that Phase 4 of its Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program with an $85 million ...

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NEWARK, NJ — When Judy Rodriguez was a sophomore at Elizabeth High School, her history teacher gave her a key piece of information that would empower her, then one day power New Jersey. "She gave us an aptitude test, and the result for me was that I would be good at the STEM (science, ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Multi-franchise owner Adenah Bayoh cut the ribbon in front of her second IHOP location in Newark on Wednesday, commencing the launch of her new business with help from the city and local investors.  Along with Newark Mayor Ras Baraka and representatives from Invest Newark and New ...

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Newark, NJ - PSE&G has announced that over the next two weeks work crews will be replacing gas mains on: North 9th Street (between Park Avenue and 7th Avenue West), North 22nd Street (between 4th Avenue and Springdale Avenue), North 21st Street (between 4th Avenue and Springdale Avenue), ...

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About this profile: TAPInto Camden is publishing an ongoing series about entities that are giving back to Camden through philanthropy, job training and other community supports. CAMDEN - The latest iteration of “Eds and Meds” was born in Camden nearly a decade ago, when a new state law placed ...

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Newark, NJ - PSE&G has announced that over the next two weeks work crews will be replacing gas mains on: 1st Street (between 2nd Street and Orange Street), 2nd Street and Private Right of Way (between 7th Avenue West and 1st Street), Park Avenue (between North 4th Street and Grove ...

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With workers and businesses slammed, calls for more government aid to ‘supercharge’ the economy. Special to TAPinto.net. 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 ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy announced today that loans received through the federal Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) will not be subject to state taxes and that all expenses paid through PPP funds will be tax-deductible. "This is another layer of protection our business owners need to help ...

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BELLEVILLE - With word that the state is lifting its 10 p.m. closing time mandate for restaurants and bars, the township is reverting to its ordinance, with a 2 a.m. closing time. The township ordinance goes back into effect today, just in time for Super Bowl Sunday. In addition, Gov. Phil ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Rent-free commercial space on Spring Street is up for grabs to Newark’s small business owners trying to stay afloat in the pandemic.  Aimed to provide assistance to Brick City’s small businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, Striker Apartment Leasing announced on Wednesday that they ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy is expanding indoor gathering limits for businesses in New Jersey to 35% effective Friday to the delight of several Newark bar and restaurant owners who expressed some optimism. However, local restrictions may remain in place, "to respond to unique situations where ...

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HAMILTON, NJ --  Governor Phil Murphy signed the landmark New Jersey Economic Recovery Act of 2020 into law on Thursday at Hamilton's Carella's Chocolate's and Gifts, a local family business for more than 80 years. The law provides economic support for small businesses, while propelling New ...

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NEWARK, NJ —  TAPinto Newark has surpassed more than 1 million page views last year, the first time reaching that milestone since the hyperlocal news organization was launched in January 2017. The news site saw its biggest audiences in March and April during the height of the first wave of the ...

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