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July 3, 2021

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – A Rutgers football star has announced a partnership with the New Brunswick Development Corporation just hours after sweeping new rules went into effect to allow NCAA athletes to be compensated for their names, images and likenesses. Bo Melton, a team captain and wide receiver ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ 00 The Middlesex County Utilities Authority (MCUA) Board of Commissioners and staff wish to congratulate Commissioner John F. Wiley on his recent appointment as Chairman of the MCUA. John joined the MCUA Board in 1993 and served for many years as the Board's Vice Chairman. He was ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- Ted Light has faithfully served on the Middlesex County Utilities Authority (MCUA) Board of Commissioners as Chairman since 1997. During these years, Ted has provided consistent and thoughtful guidance to the Board, staff and the public. As Chairman during the last almost three ...

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Brings Total to More than $600 Million in Small Business Relief Since the Start of the Pandemic TRENTON – As New Jersey continues to recover from the ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic, Gov. Phil Murphy today signed six bills – A5704, A5705, A5706, A5707, A5708, and A5709 – which provide ...

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Students participating in an Introduction to Wastewater course toured MCUA's Central Treatment Plant as one of their final assignments. The tour featured visiting our laboratory, headworks, primary sedimentation tanks, oxygenation tanks, final settling tanks, gravity sludge thickening tanks, ...

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New Initiative Improves Rail Crossing Safety for Drivers Using Waze NEWARK, NJ — NJ TRANSIT is joining with the National Safety Council in recognizing National Safety Month during the month of June and is using this time of heightened awareness to promote a lifesaving partnership with Waze, ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ -- In an effort to aid business owners impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) reopened pre-registration for Phase 4 of its Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program on Wednesday, May 26. Gov. Phil Murphy recently ...

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PARLIN, NJ -- The Township of Woodbridge was presented the Excellence in Design Award for Athletic Facility for the Cypress Park Recreation Complex at the New Jersey Recreation and Park Association (NJRPA) Annual Awards Ceremony at the Summit Family Aquatic Center in Summit, NJ. Mike McClelland ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ - PSE&G has announced that over the next two weeks work crews will be replacing gas mains on: Orchard Street (between Bordentown Avenue and Uppermain Street), South Pine Avenue (between Meacham Drive and Luke Street), Private Right of Way (between Burlew Place and end) Old ...

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NEW JERSEY — The average price for a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey today is $3.07, five cents higher than last week ($3.02). The price is 21 cents higher than a month ago ($2.86) and $1.07 higher than May 17, 2020 ($2.00). The average price in the Garden State is three cents higher than the ...

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TRENTON, NJ — Struggling under coronavirus restrictions and travel limitations, New Jersey’s tourism industry took a major hit last year, with the number of people visiting the state — and the amount of money they spent — registering dramatic declines, according to the state’s 2020 tourism ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — A cyberattack against a “vital” U.S. oil pipeline has contributed to a spike in already high gasoline prices. New Jersey gas prices now average $3.04 per gallon, according to AAA, compared to roughly $3.01 per gallon nationally.  In Middlesex County, the price at the pump has ...

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NEWARK, NJ - NJ TRANSIT has announced a new partnership to help get more New Jersey residents vaccinated. The partnership called VAXRide should help approximately 11,000 residents get free rides to both public and private vaccination destinations.  Novartis, a NJ based healthcare company, is the ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ – An expansive project to make gas delivery to local homes in Sayreville safer and cleaner is set to begin May 3, 2021, according to PSE&G officials. The project, expected to continue into the Fall, is part of the second phase of PSE&G’s Gas System Modernization Program ...

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OLD BRIDGE — Retail leasing is bouncing back across Northern New Jersey, says  Danielle R. Brunelli, President/Principal of R.J. Brunelli & Co., LLC. “Users including Planet Fitness, Dollar Tree, Harbor Freight, Raymour and Flanagan, salon suites concepts, Five Below and others are leasing ...

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Special to TAPinto. This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, visit njspotlight.com. NJ SPOTLIGHT-- The head of the state agency that handles unemployment ...

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WASHINGTON − The Internal Revenue Service and the Treasury Department announced  further details of tax credits available under the American Rescue Plan to help small businesses, including providing paid leave for employees receiving COVID-19 vaccinations. The additional details, released today, ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ -- Somerset Patriots Chairman Emeritus, and chairman and CEO of Flemington Car & Truck Country, Steve Kalafer died of cancer Wednesday. "I was absolutely shocked and saddened today to hear about the passing of Steve Kalafer," Bridgewater Mayor Matthew Moench said in a ...

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TRENTON, NJ – The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) has announced Phase 4 of the Authority’s Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant Program, adding $85 million in funds from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. It will provide short-term operating ...

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PERTH AMBOY – Sam Delgado, a former Verizon vice president and husband of Assemblywoman Yvonne Lopez (D-19th.), has been named vice chair of the New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory Commission. During the commission’s first-ever meeting on Monday, April 12, Delgado, of Perth Amboy, said he looks ...

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SOUTH AMBOY, NJ — South Amboy Rollermagic has always been a town staple since it was built in 1958. While it has gone through some renovations, like getting a new roof after the former one collapsed in snowy weather back in 2016, as well as some updates to modernize, like replacing the Bowlingo ...

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Legislation is Part of a $100 Million Relief Package for New Jersey Small Businesses ATLANTIC CITY, NJ  – Gov.Phil Murphy today signed into law A-5444, which provides $35 million in federal COVID-19 relief aid for restaurants throughout New Jersey. The bill provides aid to a particularly hard ...

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MEDFORD, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy today signed into law S-3523, which provides $25 million in federal COVID-19 relief aid for small businesses throughout New Jersey. The bill provides a lifeline to microbusinesses with five or fewer employees. The bill is part of a five-bill, $100 million relief ...

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NEW JERSEY — New Jersey was ranked as the seventh highest state with the overall tax burden with a 9.98% overall state tax according to personal finance website WalletHub’s  2021 Tax Burden by State report. Nearby New York was the highest taxed state in the nation. What accounts for New Jersey's ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- NJ Skateshop will celebrate the city of Sayreville with a Vans Skateboarding collection inspired by the iconic brick company that birthed the borough's namesake, Sayre & Fisher. In 2003, NJ Skateshop opened its original door at 389 Washington Road in Sayreville, the ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- On the same day that he extended the public health emergency in New Jersey for another 30 days, Gov. Phil Murphy that effective Friday, March 19, at 6:00 a.m., indoor capacity limits for restaurants, gyms and health clubs, recreational facilities and arcades, and personal care ...

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RARITAN BAY, NJ -- In a recent survey of 2,000 people, The Wall Street Journal and a Harris Poll found that; Americans are willing to pay an average of $44 per month on streaming video, subscribe to 3.6 services and that 1 in 5 cable or satellite TV subscribers are considering cutting the cord ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- The Borough of Sayreville is seeking qualified candidates to fill School Crossing Guard positions.   Applications can be completed on the borough website, www.sayreville.com, or contact personnel at becky@sayreville.com, 732-390-7022.   School Guards are overseen ...

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