Business & Finance

May 28, 2021

TRENTON, NJ — Office employees will be allowed to return to work without the need to wear masks or social distance, as long as they have proof of being vaccinated against the coronavirus, under Gov. Phil Murphy’s latest executive order. The order, which takes effect on June 4, also lifts minimum ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Red Bank RiverCenter announced today that Glenn Carter will become their new Executive Director, effective May 25. Carter previously served as the Director for both the Planning and Zoning Boards of Red Bank and retired in April 2020.  He replaces Laura Kirkpatrick, who left ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The largest container ship to ever reach a U.S. East Coast port has docked at the Elizabeth-Port Authority Marine Terminal. The CMA CGM Marco Polo can carry 16,022 20-foot equivalent units, or TEUs in industry terms. The ship is reported to be carrying 5,000 TEUs that include ...

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Publisher's note: TAPinto Red Bank is proud to announce Seastreak as our new marketing partner and sponsor of daily TAPinto Red Bank news.  Local business advertisers and sponsors stimulate our local economy, provides employment opportunities and keeps our community strong RED BANK, NJ: Find a ...

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NEW JERSEY — The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) extended the deadline to file 2020 federal tax returns to Monday, May 17 to give individual filers, tax preparers and the IRS itself more time to sort through the many changes affecting one's 2020 taxes from the latest Covid-19 relief package. New ...

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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 Monmouth County, the price at the pump has ...

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RED BANK, NJ: You have to be doing something right to have been serving the boating community for well over 100 years.  Irwin Marine has been nestled on the banks of the Navesink River when Chester Arthur was President of the United States.  Twenty-five presidents later, only three Irwin’s have ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Pot is now legal in New Jersey, but that doesn’t mean that workplace rules and drug tests are going away for everyone. Under federal law marijuana is still illegal. This means that the federal government, federally regulated industries and workplaces that get federal funding or ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The borough of Red Bank has kicked off a program to formally recognize local companies that make significant efforts to increase the sustainability of their business procedures. Based on the criteria from the New Jersey Sustainable Business Registry (NJSBR), the Red Bank Green ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Heading on a well-deserved vacation or just getting ready for sunny days ahead? Then it's a perfect time to create your own stylish look with custom sunglasses.  Whether you want prescription or plano lenses (non-prescription), Anywhere Vision has an impressive selection of frames ...

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NEW JERSEY – 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 effort ...

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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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RED BANK, NJ: Spring is in the air and means the RiverCenter will be kicking off their Red Bank Wedding Walk beginning Sunday, March 21 and runs through Friday, April 30. As with all events, this year will be a little different, but the goal is the same: to introduce brides, grooms and their ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy announced today that loans received through the federal Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) will not be subject to state taxes and that all expenses paid through PPP funds will be tax-deductible. "This is another layer of protection our business owners need to help ...

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NEW JERSEY -- New Jersey was rated the worst state to retire, according to personal finance website WalletHub's annual ranking of 2021’s Best States to Retire. What's the biggest reason for New Jersey's last place ranking? "The biggest reason New Jersey finished last is affordability. It has ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Walt Street Pub located on Monmouth Street across from the train station is for sale. According to Loopnet, the selling price for the 4,300 sf building is $2.6 million that includes a Class “C” liquor license and two, 1-bedroom apartments. A family-owned Red Bank staple ...

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TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey’s minimum hourly wage rose by $1 to $12 per hour, for most employees, on January 1, 2021, per the state Department of Labor and Workforce Development. Increases are less if you are a small employer or operate a seasonal business, which makes $11.10, while employees who ...

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RED BANK, NJ: First Standard Financial Company, LLC, of Red Bank, a now-defunct broker-dealer whose agents defrauded customers as part of an excessive trading scheme, was charged with additional actions by New Jersey Bureau of Securities in announcement today by Attorney General Gurbir S.

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RED BANK, NJ: You want to get a gift for your significant other, and you want it to be interesting, unique and personal. How about an eyewear company that comes to you? Yes…it’s true…with a personal optician that offers you a one-on-one shopping experience like no other. Anywhere Vision ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Time to start thinking about buying that special someone a holiday gift. And the best place to shop?  Why, Red Bank of course! Take a stroll through town and shop local on Small Business Saturday® and all season long. Red Bank shops are offering giveaways and discounts on ...

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RED BANK, NJ: “The Vault,” a beautiful marbled building located at 55 Broad Street and vacant for so many years, has been undergoing a massive interior makeover and a biotech tenant has been secured. The company is keeping much of the original architecture including the brick and tray ceilings.  ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Red Bank Zoning Board of Adjustment heard several revisions at a special ZOOM meeting last night from Red Bank Corporate Plaza, LLC, a member of the West Long Branch based PRC Group of companies. The company has proposed a 9-story structure on top of the Pazzo MMX restaurant, ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - With the hospitality industry facing unprecedented hardship in the current economic environment, many restaurants are pleading for new revenue streams just to make their businesses sustainable. With municipalities across New Jersey at risk of seeing their downtowns downtrodden by ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Red Bank Corporate Plaza, LLC, a member of the West Long Branch based PRC Group of companies, is scheduled to go before the Red Bank Zoning Board of Adjustments next Wednesday, December 9. The developer’s plans are to build a 9-story structure on top of the Pazzo MMX restaurant, ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Red Bank RiverCenter was notified yesterday by the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs (DCA) that they would receive a grant of $85k to assist them in their continued recovery and revitalization from the COVID-19 pandemic and economic crisis. The Red Bank RiverCenter is ...

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OCEAN TOWNSHIP, NJ: Pet Related Businesses Wanted!  Expand or move your existing professional pet business, by joining our 36,000 square feet state-of-the-art pet resort. Immediately increase your business & client base by offering your pet services ...

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RED BANK, NJ: COVID-19 replaced daily commutes to New York with telecommuting from home offices in New Jersey. Lawmakers are saying residents should be taxed where they work This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons ...

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Most of us want to continue to stay in our homes and communities, but property taxes are driving us away.  Taking advantage of New Jersey’s Property Tax Relief programs can stretch our dollars.  Who qualifies?  Are there special programs for seniors? The Senior Citizens Council has prepared a ...

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RED BANK, NJ: An influx of novel employment law issues due to the COVID-19 pandemic has forced employers to focus on wage and hour, workplace safety, accommodation and security issues in order to avoid liability. As an attorney focused on labor and employment law, I provide guidance and ...

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RED BANK, NJ: TAPinto Red Bank noticed last week workers from the McEntee Construction Company of Wayne, NJ preparing the old Atlantic Glass building for a new business. The property sold for $1.3 million back in September by the Bernstein Brothers who owned the glass business, to Bob and Bill ...

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