Business & Finance

June 11, 2019

WARREN, NJ - One of the highlights of this second half of the 2018-2019 School Year at Watchung Hills Regional High School was Thursday night, March 28, on the stage of the school’s Performing Arts Center (PAC), when nine students and a physics teacher shared stories of their explorations and ...

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WARREN, NJ - All are invited to this month’s meeting of the Warren Township Chamber of Commerce. When Thursday, May 23, 2019 from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM EDT Add to Calendar Where The Chelsea at Warren 274 King George Rd Warren, NJ 07059 Come ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The political flier that reprinted TAPintoSPF's full interview with Al and Phyllis Mirabella without TAP's permission -- and encourages Democrats to vote Column A -- that landed under the doorsteps of Fanwood voters was paid for by "Victory 2019," a campaign ...

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WASHINGTON, DC -- Congressman Tom Malinowski (NJ, D-7) spoke on the House Floor in Washington on Wednesday, May 15, to highlight the lack of one-seat ride access on NJ TRANSIT's Raritan Valley Line into New York City. (Video below.) Madam Speaker, today I rise to highlight the struggle that ...

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WARREN, NJ - All are invited for networking and breakfast with your Warren Chamber on Thursday, April 25. Hear a special presentation from the sponsor of the month, The Warren Library who will be showcasing all of the useful tools that they provide to local businesses and business owners. A lot ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ - The first ticket has been ripped and the new Cinemark theater is open in Watchung. See it ripped here. Cinemark Watchung and XD Theatre held a pre-opening VIP event on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, featuring a ceremonial ticket ripping with Cinemark executives and Somerset County ...

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FRANKLIN TWP., NJ - Assemblyman Joe Danielsen will be hosting his free Annual Job Fair on April 17 at the Imperia from 11 am to 3:30 pm.  Hundreds of job seekers are expected to attend and network with recruiters for opportunities with public and private entities within the Central Jersey ...

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WARREN, NJ – On April 22, New Jersey American Water will resume using chloramines in water treatment at its Raritan-Millstone and Canal Road Water Treatment plants. These plants serve New Jersey American Water customers in the following counties: Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Somerset and ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Signs of spring are slowly showing up throughout the area with the hot and humid days of summer just around the corner, making now the perfect time of year to have home and business cooling units checked and, if necessary, replaced.  “Efficiency is so important; air ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ --  Retail giant Walmart today announced that it expects to spend an estimated $96 million this year in New Jersey through the remodeling, relocation or expansion of 13 stores, including the Route 22 location in Watchung. “Walmart is strongly committed to enhancing the overall ...

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  SOMERSET COUNTY,  NJ - Over 200 individuals attended the Somerset County Library System of New Jersey’s (SCLSNJ) second job and volunteer fair for teens and adults with special needs on April 6.  “I am here at the job fair looking for work experience and job interviews,” said Chris Li. The ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - It was a rare crime in the upper-middle-class suburban New Jersey town, a teenage girl fatally beaten by a high school boy. Days later I sat at a friend’s house for a holiday dinner with his family, and everybody was looking at me, a young reporter for the local paper, who ...

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CRANFORD, NJ – The Raritan Valley Rail Coalition (RVRC), a rail-advocacy group representing 1.7 million residents in four counties along NJ Transit’s Raritan Valley rail line, will sponsor a free presentation on the Gateway Project, beginning at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, at the Cranford Community ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ – When Debi Weiss, a certified Pilates instructor, began to experience pain in her neck and back, she turned to the Pilates Design Studio for help. For the past two years, the instructor has also been the client, working closely with Danielle Conner, a certified Pilates instructor and ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Regional High School Board of Education voted on Tuesday, March 19 to approve the tentative 2019-20 budget. The tax levy increase is 1.77%. Current projections show enrollment will stay flat next school year, from 2,021 students this year to about 2,017 students next ...

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RARITAN VALLEY, NJ -- Mayors of towns along the Raritan Valley Line (RVL) met to discuss NJ Transit’s response to three issues facing commuters on that line and how best to advocate for their residents. RVL Mayors Alliance is working to get a same platform transfer in Newark, return of the off-peak ...

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WARREN, NJ - AAA is reminding drivers that the change to Daylight Saving Time may create distraction on the roadway and challenges for drivers who lost an hour of sleep. Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday March 11 at 2 a.m. “As we spring forward, drivers should be aware that the time change will ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - The Somerset County Business Partnership (SCBP) and the Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce (MCCC) will gather on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at the Embassy Suites Piscataway-Somerset, 121 Centennial Ave., for a cooperative networking event bringing business people from the two ...

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CRANFORD, NJ - The Raritan Valley Rail Coalition, a rail-advocacy group representing 1.7 million residents in four counties along NJ Transit’s Raritan Valley Rail line, will sponsor a free presentation on the Gateway Project beginning at 7 p.m, Tuesday, March 26th at the Cranford Community ...

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NEW JERSEY – The leaders of the Build Gateway Now Coalition announced this week that the Raritan Valley Line (RVL) Mayors Alliance to the Coalition, a bipartisan group formed in 2018 that consists of 30 mayors representing more than 23,500 daily commuters along the RVL, spanning four counties in ...

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WARREN, NJ -  Make alternate arrangements. Service suspension of the Gladstone Branch of NJ Transit’s Morris and Essex line in both directions between Gladstone and Summit will continue into Monday after power lines were damaged there following a snow and ice storm Wednesday, officials ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Freeholder Director Brian D. Levine plans to reopen talks with Amazon about locating the company’s second headquarters – HQ2 – in Somerset County. He made the announcement Feb. 22 at a meeting of the Somerset County Employers Legislative Committee. Somerset County put in a ...

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WARREN, NJ - Service remains suspended on Friday on the Gladstone Branch of NJ Transit’s Morris and Essex line in both directions between Gladstone and Summit. The transit alert says: Morris & Essex Line-Gladstone Branch rail service will remain suspended through the ...

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WARREN, NJ - Service is suspended Thursday morning on the Gladstone Branch of NJ Transit’s Morris and Essex line in both directions between Gladstone and Summit.   The transit alert says,” Morris & Essex-Gladstone Branch rail service is suspended in both directions between Summit and ...

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TRENTON, NJ – A North Plainfield man, who bought his tickets just as the lottery counter was closing, has won the $1,000,000 Powerball Second-Tier Jackpot. Ryan Seiler of North Plainfield likes to play the lottery casually when he has a few bucks in his pocket, though he plays a bit more often ...

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TRENTON – Today, Governor Phil Murphy declared that New Jersey will enter a state of emergency beginning Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 5:00 a.m. ahead of the anticipated winter storm. The storm is expected to start tomorrow and continue throughout the day. Executive Order No. 57 declares a state ...

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TRENTON, NJ  – Setting the project guidelines in conjunction with the state of New York, legislation creating the Gateway Development Commission -- sponsored by Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin and the Assembly Transportation Chair Daniel Benson -- cleared its first legislative hurdle ...

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BELLE MEAD, NJ - Erik Kent and Beth Voxland graduated before the World Wide Web became popular, but now run an online wedding planning resource for the Garden State Creating a popular website was one of the last things on their minds when they met as sophomore communication majors, bonding over ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset County Employers Legislative Committee will host Somerset County Freeholder Director Brian Levine at a Feb. 22 luncheon at Verve Bistro, Bar, & Lounge, 18 East Main St., from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Freeholder Director will discuss his priorities in support of ...

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GILLETTE, NJ - Already enrolled and prospective families had the opportunity speak with Goddard School of Long Hill owners Sumara and Imran Ahmad and their Education Director at a recent open house held at So i Heard Music located in the Valley Mall Shopping Center in Gillette. The steady flow ...

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