Business & Finance

October 10, 2018

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - Mayor Keith Kazmark and the Borough Council recognized Reda and Sons Fuel Co. for 84 years of service at their Oct. 3 meeting, presenting a proclamation to members of the Reda family on hand for the occasion. The company, which closed its doors on Aug. 30, is the longest serving ...

Read more »

ESSEX COUNTY AREA, NJ – British Swim School, which provides water safety education as an essential survival skill, has expanded further with two new pool locations in Essex County. The new locations in Livingston and Fairfield mark the 11th and 12th New Jersey locations for the British Swim ...

Read more »

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Reentry, the program that former Gov. Jim McGreevey started to help recently released inmates obtain housing and employment, is now moving to assist a large segment of society with training for and placement in jobs in construction trades through a program called NJBuild. At ...

Read more »

NEWARK, NJ - A new state program will offer mediation counseling services to New Jersey residents facing foreclosure, giving them at least a fighting chance when going up against lenders during the legal process. The New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency is using $1 million to fund the ...

Read more »

LITTLE FALLS, NJ - One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $218,881 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Aug. 10 drawing. The winning numbers were: 04, 12, 18, 28 and 34 and the XTRA number was: 03. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket is Valley Spa, 61 East Main St., in ...

Read more »

WAYNE, NJ - Join in for the grand opening of Macy’s Backstage at Willowbrook Mall in Wayne on Saturday, Aug. 18 at 10 a.m.   Be one of the first 200 customers to arrive and you’ll receive a "Scratch, Win, Smile" scratch-off card. During the event, be sure to shop to the tunes of a live DJ. Snap ...

Read more »

TAPInto Fair Lawn & Glen Rock is pleased to announce a new column, “Conversations with Joan Herrmann,” that will premiere in June. Herrmann is a Woodland Park resident. Most people know Joan as a national radio host who brings inspiring knowledge from experts in a vast range of fields. Her ...

Read more »

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - The Woodland Park Business Association, at the June 20 Borough Council meeting, presented a check to the recipient of its annual scholarship. Marie Mac Leod, a senior at Passaic Valley High School from Woodland Park, was given a check for $500. Scholarship criteria is heavily ...

Read more »

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - The May 14 AAA Northeast survey of gasoline prices in New Jersey show that the average price of a gallon of regular gas is approaching $3 a gallon ahead of the peak summer driving season. Today's average price at the pump in across the state is $2.94 today - that's  five cents ...

Read more »

TOTOWA, NJ - It was an evening of delicious Cuban food and specialty drinks as Cubanelle Restaurant & Lounge hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of their new location in Totowa.  Jeff Melnikoff, owner of Cubanelle Restaurant & Lounge, welcomed Totowa Mayor ...

Read more »

LITTLE FALLS, NJ - The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Department of Cultural & Historic Affairs presented the First Annual Little Falls Art Walk featuring the Little Falls Historic Society on Saturday, April 28 from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. in the Little Falls Town ...

Read more »

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - The average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in New Jersey is $2.89 today, unchanged from last week, but 20 cents higher than a month ago and 50 cents high than May 7, 2017. The survey of prices was conducted by AAA Northeast.  On the national scene, the survey found the ...

Read more »

TOTOWA, NJ - Cubanelle Restaurant & Lounge has brought its magical blend of Latin soul and Cuban spirit to Totowa.  Cubanelle Restaurant & Lounge, located at 1 Route 46 west inside the Holiday Inn in Totowa, will celebrate the grand opening of its second location with two events in May.

Read more »

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - Local officials officially cut the ribbon on Saturday, April 21, to welcome Hurricane Sports Grill to the Borough. The chain opened its first location in New Jersey in Woodland Park at 1530 Route 46 west, next to Fairway market. A fast casual restaurant, Hurricane Sports ...

Read more »

TOTOWA, NJ - Totowa Day is being planned for Saturday, June 9 on the grounds of Washington Park School from 3 to 7:30 p.m. Come and enjoy an afternoon and evening of entertainment and fun. Rain date is June 10. There will be live bands, bounce rides, carnival games, vendors, food trucks, a ...

Read more »

WAYNE, NJ - Wayne Mayor Chris Vergano announced on Facebook that Whole Foods would be coming to the township.  "Congratulations to Whole Foods on their decision to move into our town at the former A&P shopping center on Valley Road," he wrote.  The former A&P site has been vacant ...

Read more »

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - Hurricane Sports Grill has opened its first location in New Jersey in the borough at 1530 Route 46 west, next to Fairway market. A fast casual restaurant, Hurricane Sports Grill is an offshoot of Hurricane Grill & Wings. The Woodland Park eatery will be the third in the ...

Read more »

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 ...

Read more »

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - George Juzdan and Christa Limone have franchised TAPinto Passaic Valley, providing original local news coverage for the residents of Little Falls, Totowa and Woodland Park. They are joined in the venture by Tom Roskop. George Juzdan was born and raised ...

Read more »

WAYNE, NJ - On the eve of the Dave & Busters at Williowbrook Mall opening on Feb. 14, TAPinto got an invitation-only media preview of location with a chance to play games and indulge in food and drink. This location is the second to open in the Garden State and the 109th to open in the ...

Read more »

WAYNE, NJ - Dave & Busters at Willowbrook Mall will have its grand opening celebration on Feb. 14.  It will be the chain's 109th location and second in New Jersey. The Woodbridge location opened in November. Doors will open at 11 a.m. to the public. From 4:30 to 7 p.m. happy hour will ...

Read more »

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 director ...

Read more »

NEW PROVIDENCE, 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 ...

Read more »

NEW PROVIDENCE, 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.  "This will be frustrating for people who use Facebook to find news and information relevant to them," said TAPinto ...

Read more »

WAYNE, NJ - Dave & Busters at Willowbrook Mall has announced that it will open on Feb. 16. The arcade/restaurant chain is currently hiring for all positions. It will be the second Dave & Busters location to open in New Jersey. The Woodbridge location opened last month. Dave & ...

Read more »

LITTLE FALLS, NJ - The personal touch is what one jewelry story in Little Falls has aimed to their customers deliver throughout the years.  Venus Creations Fine Jewelry, located at 100 Main St., is celebrating its 45th anniversary this year of offering fine jewelry to its loyal customer base.

Read more »

WAYNE, NJ - The Wayne Township Planning Board last week approved a 12-theatre, 44,000-square foot Cinemark movie theater. It is expected to open by 2019. The theater will be built where Sears Auto Center is currently located, off Willowbrook Boulevard. The application noted that Seritage SRC ...

Read more »