Homeowners Facing Foreclosure Get Free Mediation Counseling Against Lenders

August 14, 2018

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 program to help up to 2,000 homeowners facing foreclosure. Lt. Gov. Sheila Oliver announced the new ...

Piscataway QuickChek Sold $68, 527 Winning Jersey Cash 5 Lottery Ticket

PISCATAWAY, NJ – One lottery ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $68,527 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Tuesday, July 31 drawing, lottery officials announced in a news release on Wednesday.

The winning numbers were: 07, 22, 29, 38 and 40 and the XTRA number was: 04. The retailer that sold the winning ticket is QuickChek #2, 191 Stelton Rd., Piscataway in Middlesex ...

Big Changes in Store for New Jersey’s Employers and Employees

Big changes are in store for New Jersey’s workplaces, with dramatic legislation aimed at improving conditions for New Jersey’s workers. These changes include the enactment of New Jersey’s Equal Pay Act, a new law to help the unemployed, and passage of New Jersey’s Paid Sick Leave Act. Most likely one or all these laws will impact you or someone in your family.

New ...

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Fast Food Joints Should Give Workers Freedom to Move Ahead, says State

TRENTON, NJ - Fast food restaurant owners in Piscataway and elsewhere are being asked by the state to provide information about their use of employee non-compete or “no poach” agreements, documents that "can restrict the ability of workers to obtain a better-paying job with another franchise," according to the state Attorney General's Office.

In a statement, the ...

Help Wanted at McCriskin-Gustafson Family of Funeral Homes

The McCriskin-Gustafson Family of Funeral Homes with locations in South Plainfield, Piscataway and Middlesex is in need of part time, per diem support staff.

Duties will include; assisting at the door during various gatherings, assisting during funerals, set up, clean up, flower placement and small tasks.

Hours are various and will include nights, weekends and afternoons.

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Milltown Seeking Full Time Accounting Clerk

MILLTOWN, NJ - The borough is seeking to hire a full time accountant for the Finance and Administrative Department. Qualified applicants would need to perform a variety of clerical, administrative and financial tasks. Candidates should possess excellent computer, organizational skills as well as exceptional verbal and communication skills in addition to being able to multi-task. Knowledge of ...

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