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January 27, 2023

RAHWAY, NJ — Now, as you probably know, TAPinto Rahway (that is, the author of this article) just returned from a stint as the guest speaker of the January 26th Rahway Chamber of Commerce meeting. For now, we'll just say it went very well and garnered a very positive response. It was our second ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — The Rahway Chamber of Commerce will hold a General Meeting and Networking event this Thursday, January 26, at 6 p.m. The meeting will take place at the Rahway Knights of Columbus, located at 80 West Inman Avenue. The guest speaker will be David Brighouse, the owner and publisher of ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — The government entity that manages Westfield’s special improvement district has a new leader during a key time for the downtown.  Samantha Horning started in her role as executive director of Downtown Westfield Corporation Jan. 3, the agency announced. Her appointment, which ...

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UNION, NJ – The Barnes & Noble Bookstore in Springfield is set to close, but a new store in the Union Plaza Shopping Center on Route 22, will be open by early spring. According to Union Business Administrator Don Travisano, construction at the strip mall, which includes a ShopRite, ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — As we reported earlier, the TAPinto network of local news and marketing platforms had a very successful 2022, seeing "more than 75 million pageviews across nearly 100 hyperlocal sites." One such franchise sharing in last year's success was TAPinto Rahway, the media site serving the ...

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NEW JERSEY — Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin (D–Dist 19) praises the statewide minimum wage increase as “a monumental accomplishment” that will greatly benefit New Jersey’s workforce. As of New Year's Day, New Jersey's minimum wage rose from $13 to $14.13 per hour. The minimum wage for workers ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Choose New Jersey completed its second successful economic mission trip to India this month further building on the connections established during the September 2019 business mission to India led by Governor Phil Murphy and First Lady Tammy Murphy. The eight-day mission, spanning ...

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Gift cards continue to grow in popularity each holiday season. Just look at the end-cap in local supermarkets, retail stores and convenience stores; one can usually find a display of gift cards. They have become the go-to gift, especially for people whose tastes you don't know that well.  One ...

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CLARK, NJ – This year marks the 75th anniversary – otherwise known as a Diamond Jubilee – of Clark’s iconic White Diamond.  The Raritan Road eatery, known to residents and passerby alike for its old-school breakfast and burgers, first opened its doors in December 1947 and, on Dec. 14, current ...

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NEWARK, NJ - PSE&G has been recognized again for delivering award-winning customer satisfaction. As New Jersey’s largest combination utility, PSE&G provides electric service for 2.3 million customers and natural gas service for 1.9 million customers. PSE&G is the first combination ...

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NEWARK, NJ — If you thought you’d be among New Jersey’s first travelers to enjoy Newark Liberty International Airport’s new, ultra-modern Terminal A — think again. The new $2.7 billion Terminal A was to open to the public Thursday. However, that's now postponed until January, making it the busy ...

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NEW JERSEY – With the holidays quickly approaching, residents throughout the state are gearing up for travel, the return of indoor gatherings, and long-overdue celebrations that may have been put on hold for two years due to the pandemic. The timing of the holidays, however, combined with the ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — After more than a year of testimonies, revisions and delays, the Springfield Board of Adjustment Tuesday night unanimously denied an application to build a Chick-fil-A Restaurant at the corner of Hillside Avenue and Route 22 West. All seven members of the Board of Adjustment ...

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In this episode of Morning Coffee and Mimosas, John Lee of TAPinto Nutley shares with us industry and journalism secrets that we can apply to boost our own business and even our own personal brands. TAPinto is a community resource that provides residents with the latest in local news, events, ...

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Approximately 54.6 million people will travel 50 miles or more from home this Thanksgiving, a 1.5% increase over 2021 and 98% of pre-pandemic volumes, according to AAA. This year is projected to be the third busiest for Thanksgiving travel, with only 2005 and 2019 seeing more travelers. Most ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Small Business Saturday, an opportunity to explore the services and products that local businesses and vendors have to offer, is coming to downtown Rahway on November 26. The Rahway Special Improvement District and the Rahway Chamber of Commerce have announced several events and ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — In celebration of November's Women's Entrepreneurship Day and Small Business Saturday, the female empowerment organization Sisters Always Strive to Succeed (SASS) is inviting local entrepreneurs, business owners, community leaders, and organizations to connect with female entrepreneurs ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — The Rahway High School (RHS) Class of 2024 is hosting a Holiday Vendor Event this Sunday, November 6. The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Rahway Recreation Center, located at 275 East Milton Ave. Arrive early for baked goods and sandwiches, before they run ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — On Wednesday, November 2, the National Council of Negro Women-Rahway Section's Economic Empowerment and Entrepreneurship Committee will host a "Fresh Look at Personal Finance" workshop for its fall Financial Literacy Seminar Series. It will take place from 6:30-8 p.m. at the JFK ...

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EATONTOWN, NJ – A pilot program has been created that will provide New Jersey manufacturers grants for the purchase of equipment they need to improve their operations, announced Governor Murphy. The New Jersey Manufacturing Voucher Program (MVP) will be developed and administered by the New Jersey ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — TAPinto Rahway recently welcomed three new local advertisers to its site: Kindred Hospital New Jersey—Rahway, Sam's Landscaping, and Tony's Pizza Café. Each is a Rahway business, which, despite offering very different services and responding to very different needs, highlights the ...

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NEW JERSEY — Bed Bath and Beyond, a Union, NJ based home goods retailer, announced that it will be closing 150 stores, laying off staff while securing more than $500 million in new financing in an effort "secure their path for the future." Sue Gove, Director & Interim Chief Executive Officer ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The construction of a five-story, 137,000-square-foot cancer center at Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center (CBMC) in Livingston is now underway following a groundbreaking ceremony held at the site of the $225-million project on Tuesday night. The freestanding outpatient facility, ...

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September 21, 2022 — Now you know that TAPinto Rahway isn't going to tell its readers to do anything that it wouldn't do itself. So when our trusty sidekick David Jr. found himself in desperate need of a haircut, we knew just where to go. We quickly called up the owner of Rahway's Moda 330, Kimm ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — On Saturday, September 24, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Karla Alvarez, chief facilitator of Sisters Always Strive to Succeed (SASS), is organizing several workshops in Rahway intended to bring together like-minded women interested in resetting their personal and professional goals. The ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — Plans to redevelop the site of a former Lord & Taylor department store and two parking lots at the Westfield Train Station will be presented at Tuesday’s Town Council meeting, the mayor said. In a Facebook post Thursday, Mayor Shelley Brindle invited the public to attend the ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — CRESDA, the Commercial Real Estate Supplier Diversity Alliance, is excited to welcome Ebony Parham, of Rahway, in the newly created role of Business Development Manager. “I know how it feels to be overlooked for opportunities due to lack of exposure and am excited to be part of an ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ — Legislators proposed a state bill, "Stay in Jersey", to incentivize businesses in New York to open new offices in the Garden State for their Jersey-based employees. Gottheimer was visibly upset and dismayed by the proposed congestion tax on New Jersey and working families, ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — Beginning at approximately 10 p.m. Friday, July 22 and continuing until 5 a.m Monday, July 25, boarding/alighting at Rahway and Linden stations will be impacted by track infrastructure improvements. During this time, customers traveling eastbound (to Newark/New York) will only be ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Black-owned business leaders in Newark have an opportunity to have their brand represented on the helmets of New Jersey Devils' players for the 2022-23 NHL season through an initiative aimed to amplify business opportunities for Black entrepreneurs. Devils and Prudential ...

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