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May 22, 2022

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – Three new applications to operate cannabis businesses in Maplewood were approved by the Maplewood Township Committee.  OGeez! Brands, Noire Dispensary and Docanna may now seek licensing approval from the state. An application from Bespoke Cannabis, owner of Turning Leaf ...

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NEWARK, NJ —New Jersey's Acting Attorney General and the Division of Community Affairs (DCA) are warning customers and merchants statewide about price gouging and any fraud dealing with the sale of baby formula in New Jersey. “The current baby formula shortage may have scammers and unscrupulous ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Due to the ongoing national shortage of baby formula, Governor Phil Murphy has declared a State of Emergency which allows him to activate State price gouging laws. Executive Order No. 296 is consistent with President Biden's actions at the federal level. The order also coordinates ...

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TRENTON, NJ — “This is a horrendous piece of legislation,” said Assemblyman Brian Bergen (R - District 25) during the Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee meeting on Monday.  His objection came prior to the committee clearing Assemblyman John McKeon’s (D - District 27) oversized box ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Plans are in place to transform the former Seth Boyden Court Housing Complex into a state-of-the-art film and television facility, a project officials are dubbing an “anchor” piece of a larger effort to revitalize the Dayton Street neighborhood in Newark’s South Ward. Newark ...

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NUTLEY, NJ – New parents have been struggling to find formula to feed their babies ever since one of the largest manufacturers of several popular powdered baby formula products in the nation was shut down in February of this year. Shelves in Nutley area grocery stores and pharmacies have been ...

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I am excited to announce that I am the new Owner and Editor of TAPinto Belmar/Lake Como. Ms. Cathy Goetz did an amazing job these past few years building the site with great reporting on both towns.  We look forward to building on that strong foundation. I had the honor to serve as Mayor of ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ — Bobbie Peer is a business owner, a networker, a marketer and a survivor. "I am a single mother and I made it," Peer said. "I work hard, I'm passionate about what I do, and I form relationships. I am a success." Peer, the publisher of five TAPinto sites, recently ...

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Njhipsturbia Instagram account just reached a milestone: 10k followers. Yay! Or actually Nay! What should have been a blue badge of honor, instead has come as the agony of Instagram defeat. Like that ski jumper, they too have gotten totally rocked by a Bitcoin hacker named “@Edwin”. With each ...

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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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Lady Vastu will be popping-in Saturday, May 7 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. with her 2022 potpourri collection. She will also share information about Vastu, What is Vastu? Do you want more harmony, prosperity and abundance in your home and business? Would you like better health, more wealth, ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ — Officials in Hoboken are continuing to see a steady stream of applications from cannabis retailers that want to set up shop in the city. During a May 16 meeting, Hoboken’s Cannabis Review Board will begin considering the proposals, which include one from a previously approved but ...

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Sip n' Shop at Hyssop Beauty Apothecary this Saturday and enjoy our Pop-Up events too! We're open 10-6 FLORA JOY FLOWER BAR POP UP 11-3 Choose from a beautiful selection to create your own bouquet or have one made for you. And don’t forget to stop into the Apothecary and check out more great ...

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LAMBERTVILLE – Governor Murphy signed Executive Order No. 295 which instructs the New Jersey Department of the Treasury to establish a state-backed certification program for LGBTQ+ owned businesses. Murphy signed the executive order Tuesday at Union Coffee in Lambertville, an LGBTQ+ owned coffee ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Employees at the Starbucks on Whitehorse-Mercerville Road in Hamilton Township voted on Monday to become the second location in New Jersey to join the Workers United labor union according to the New Jersey AFL-CIO.  The Starbucks in Hopewell similarly voted to join the union ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — A new luxury boutique and event space, The Life by Alli and Paige, opened at 52 Elm St. this weekend where Castle Bootery once sold children’s shoes. A band played live music in the area of the shop nearest Quimby Street, and Alli and Paige’s signature scent, teakwood and ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Local reaction is coming in to the news that Applegreen, an on-highway service plaza developer, will move its U.S. headquarters to the borough. "Glen Rock is pleased to welcome Applegreen to our community, and we feel fortunate that they chose to relocate their headquarters to ...

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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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NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley's Parks aren't the only place to have Cherry Blossoms! NEW for limited release at Hyssop Beauty Apothecary is SAKURA (Japanese for Cherry Blossom), our homage to our beloved local area. This line includes Hand and Body Lotion, Body Mist, and Bath Bombs.  This Sunday, April ...

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MAPLEWOOD, NJ – People taking advantage of New Jersey’s first day for the legal sale of recreational cannabis got up early on Thursday; they were waiting in line at 6:45 a.m. outside the TerreAscend Apothecarium cannabis shop on Springfield Avenue. The Maplewood shop is one of 13 statewide that ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Governor Murphy held a press conference outside Elizabeth’s Zen Leaf Dispensary, as April 21 marks the first day of legal recreational marijuana sales in New Jersey. At the time of writing, 13 dispensaries that also serve medical marijuana patients will be selling products ...

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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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NEWARK, NJ — Small business owners in Newark are still grappling with the effects of the coronavirus pandemic according to a new report released by Main Street Alliance (MSA), a community-based organization that advocates for small businesses. The report, “Promoting Opportunity and Racial Equity ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy says adults at least 21 years old will be able to purchase recreational marijuana and marijuana products without a medical card in New Jersey starting on April 21, 2022. "This is a historic step in our work to create a new cannabis industry," Murphy said on ...

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Proponent Federal Credit Union opened its newest Loan Center in Nutley located at 173 Bloomfield Avenue, the former site of Cavallo’s market, on Monday, April 11th. To continue the celebration, the raffle for a 65” QLED TV* has been extended for in-person loan applications through April 29, ...

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As the state of New Jersey continues to map out its marijuana marketplace, Newark's first black owned business that specializes in hemp derived CBD and THC products is educating and preparing the community for what’s to come.  Beginning Monday, Plantivia Wellness will be hosting an entire week ...

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HAMILTON, NJ -- Governor Phil Murphy stopped by the Hamilton Starbucks Thursday morning to grab a cup of coffee and toast to the efforts by employees to join a labor union -- Starbucks Workers United. In a statement issued to TAPinto, Murphy said “Unions are key to protecting workers’ rights, ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ — With New Jersey’s recreational marijuana marketplace officially set to open, Jersey City officials say they remain committed to keeping an open mind to the state’s budding new industry. Shortly after the state's announcement Thursday that people age 21 and up will be able to ...

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NEWARK, NJ — A developer is proposing to convert a lot of retail space in downtown Newark into a Burlington Coat Factory store through an application submitted to the city’s Central Planning Board. 729-737 Broad Street, a Fort Lee-based developer, is proposing to convert existing multi-tenant ...

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