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AAA: New Jersey, National average gas prices continue to decline into December

December 3, 2018

A report from the American Automobile Association (AAA) shows that the average price for a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey continues to decline, dropping seven cents from last week to $2.52 ($2.59). Today’s average price is 24 cents cheaper than one month ago ($2.76) and two cents cheaper than it was on December 3, 2017 ($2.54).

AAA Northeast’s ...

Shop in Piscataway on Small Business Saturday®

PISCATAWAY, NJ - Nov. 24 is Small Business Saturday®, a day when shopping small and locally can help make a difference for many small businesses in Piscataway this holiday season.

Small Business Saturday® was created by American Express in 2010 to show appreciation for and to support small local businesses.  This “business holiday” encourages consumers to ...

Shoppers Expected to Flock Stores on Black Friday; Menlo Park Mall Hours

EDISON, NJ –   Thanksgiving marks the kickoff to the Christmas shopping season. According to a recent survey published by Deloitte, over 70% of holiday shoppers plan to head to the stores and online over the Thanksgiving weekend.  The same study found that holiday shoppers expect to spend an average of $420 between Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday. While a growing number of ...

See for Yourself: Congeniality Defines Downtown Somerville Shopping & Dining District

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Brittany Burton, the exuberant owner of Revive Consignment at 30 Doughty St., is just one of several dozen shop owners who contribute to the congenial atmosphere of downtown Somerville.

She and fellow members of the Downtown Somerville Alliance have been busy the past several months planning the annual Downtown Jubilee and Small Business Saturday celebration Nov. 24, an ...

Puleo International Kicks-Off the “Most Wonderful Time of the Year” with Warehouse Sale at 3614 Kennedy Road, South Plainfield Location

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Puleo International, a third generation family owned manufacturer and distributor of unique handcrafted holiday décor items is opening their doors to the public for their 14th Annual Christmas Sale. Puleo’s Warehouse sale rings in the holiday season much like Christmas music in late November. The doors open daily will sales running from now thru ...

Jane Fonda Visits Newark, Calls for $15 Minimum Wage for Tipped Workers

NEWARK, NJ - Jane Fonda got higher wages for women through unscrupulous means in the 1980's comedy "9 to 5," but now she's advocating for a $15 minimum wage for tipped workers in more traditional ways.

The Academy Award-winning actor and activist  spoke at Rutgers University-Newark today with advocacy groups and a state lawmaker to support a $15 minimum wage, ...

The MAX Challenge of Piscataway Celebrates Grand Re-Opening with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

PISCATAWAY, NJ – High winds and a steady rain from a passing nor’easter couldn’t keep a group of fitness and weight loss enthusiasts from working out on Saturday, as The MAX Challenge of Piscataway celebrated its grand re-opening in town.

The “Challengers”, along with some close friends and family members, and Councilman Frank Uhrin joined new owners, Corinne and ...

Workshop Offered for Aspiring Business Entrepreneurs

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Elijah's Promise, which began as a food pantry and expanded into a culinary school prepare food service workers for jobs, will now host a workshop for people planning to start their own business.

The free session will be Oct. 17 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the food training school, 211 Livingston Ave.

Elijah's Promise is presenting the program along with the UCEDC, ...

Twin City Pharmacy Holds Annual Customer Appreciation Event

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Twin City Pharmacy and Surgical held its sixth annual Customer Appreciation Day on Oct. 2 at the South Plainfield Senior Center. During the event, which was attended by center members as well as community residents, featured free food, no-cost flu vaccines, and giveaways. 

Located at 1708 Park Avenue, Twin City was established in 1972 by Tom Cassio ...

Seeking Reporters for TAPinto Piscataway

PISCATAWAY, NJ — Do you have a passion for community news? TAPinto Piscataway is currently seeking reporters to regularly cover local events, elections, sports and community meetings. 

This is a freelance position, with the individual being paid on a story-by-story basis. As an objective reporter, this individual would be required to commit to the ...

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