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Business & Finance

May 18, 2022

NEW JERSEY — Gas prices in New Jersey have reached another all-time high. The average price of a gallon of unleaded reached $4.72 on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. That's up seven cents from the day before, 23 cents from last week and nearly 70 cents from last month. Those figures are according to ...

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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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PATERSON, NJ – On Friday, Mayor Andre Sayegh, members of the City Council and representatives from Burlington Stores celebrated the opening of the retailer’s Center City Mall location. The new outpost for the national retailer that bills itself as one that delivers amazing deals to customers ...

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TRENTON, NJ -  Are you or were you a T-Mobile customer? Acting Attorney General Matthew J Platkin is urging all current, former and prospective T-Mobile customers in New Jersey to take steps to protect their personal information from identity theft in light of a significant data breach reported by ...

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PATERSON, NJ – President of The Greater Paterson Chamber of Commerce, Orlando Cruz and President of UCEDA Institute, Carlos Uceda, awarded three free scholarships to the CLI Group, Oui Care LLC and St. Joseph’s Health for an employee of their choosing. The award will offer the recipients unique ...

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PATERSON, NJ – On Tuesday, Congressman Bill Pascrell Jr. and Mayor Andre Sayegh joined with Internal Revenue Service (IRS) officials and United Way of Passaic County to open a free tax clinic to simplify the filing process for taxpayers. Pascrell Jr. is New Jersey’s only member of the tax-writing ...

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PATERSON, NJ – Mayor Andre Sayegh was joined by Jonathan Ortiz, Project Manager on Wednesday to announce the mid-year outcomes of the Paterson Financial Empowerment Center (FEC). Since the program’s launch, they said, the Paterson FEC has served over 200 clients helping them access public support ...

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PATERSON, NJ – The Greater Paterson Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors has confirmed Kenneth Morris, Jr., Vice President/External Affairs of St. Joesph's Health, as the new Chairman of the Board. Morris replaces former Chairman, George Waitts and will be only the second African-American to ...

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PATERSON, NJ – When Paterson resident, and owner of 176 Marketing Group, Paula Alford met with Charles Florio of Florio Management to come up with an initiative to figure out a way to make his tenant's lives better, the pair of business owners came up with an idea to launch group that would involve ...

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PATERSON, NJ – With the holidays approaching many businesses big and small are getting bombarded with shoppers. However, with local retailer and service providers playing such a key role in the economy, consumers are being encouraged once again to "shop local", especially this Small Business ...

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PATERSON, NJ – The Paterson Rotary will be hosting a networking event on December 2 for any business, big or small. The event, just $40 per person, will take place at the Brownstone. Rotary started in Chicago in 1905 as a business networking organization. Rotarians got together and would have ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Amauri Martinez, owner of Amauri’s Industrial Radiator Shop on Presidential Boulevard, said that the past year presented unusual challenges for the preparation of his shop’s annual Halloween display. Last October 31 came during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic but Martinez and ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Businesses and nonprofits in Paterson will have the opportunity to hear directly from the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) about the Main Street Recovery Fund.  The hour long virtual program, scheduled to begin at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, will provide information on ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - The gathering of the Meadowlands 2040 Foundation in the Hilton Meadowlands on Tuesday bubbled with excitement, not just because many of the professionals had not seen each other face to face for nearly 18 months due to the COVID pandemic, but also because they had come to hear ...

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WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) deadline for physical damage disaster loans is November 4. Anyone Bergen, Essex, Gloucester, Hudson, Mercer, Middlesex, Morris, Passaic, Somerset, Union and Warren Counties with damages incurred by Hurricane Ida, can apply for the ...

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NEW JERSEY – Cybersecurity Awareness Month (October 2021 #BeCyberSmart) raises awareness about the importance of cybersecurity across America, ensuring that everyone has the resources needed to be safer and more secure online.  Cases of cybercrimes are growing astronomically. The National Review ...

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PATERSON, NJ - The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at William Paterson University is offering free online classes this fall thanks to funding from the CARES Act. Students and business owners will have access to three new classes: The Financial Management Clinic For Your Business (Sept.

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PATERSON, NJ - For the most part, keeping up with an ever-changing COVID environment, everything from knowing the extent of the virus’ spread to ways to prevent it, how to get tested to where individuals could access vaccinations, meant going online at home. Indeed, in 2021, so much of what we ...

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