Business & Finance

September 19, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ – It didn’t take long on Tuesday for the Caterpillar 336E hybrid hydraulic excavator to erase most of the former Walt’s Hardware store in Kenvil, a Roxbury icon that’s stood on Route 46 since the late 1940s. In one day of work, the machine operator reduced the imposing gray structure ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - The Lake Hopatcong Foundation is offering local businesses the opportunity to get their names in front of hundreds of community-minded people next month by becoming sponsors for the annual Lake Loop. The Lake Loop, taking place this year on Oct. 7, is a fundraiser for the ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – New Jersey Natural Gas (NJNG) is about to begin a major system upgrade in Roxbury, one that will double the diameter of a gas main running along more than a mile of Route 46. The project - scheduled to begin Aug. 13 and last until the middle or end of November - will take place ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - The owners of the Merry Heart senior care center in Succasunna recently received township approval to build an annex on Commerce Boulevard. After hearing extensive testimony, the Roxbury Zoning Board of Adjustment gave the nod to the plan, by Merry Heart principals Blanquita and ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – Weis Markets recently celebrated the grand opening of its new store in Randolph. The 54,000 square-foot supermarket, which anchors a vacant store front location in the Center Grove shopping plaza, is the company’s sixth location in New Jersey and second in Morris County.  The ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury Water Company, a family business that started in 1954 and currently serves nearly 3,900 homes and businesses in Roxbury, has agreed to be purchased by another entity, it was announced this week. The Succasunna-based company signed an agreement to be acquired by New Jersey ...

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MORRISTOWN, N.J.  -Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) filed a four-year infrastructure plan today with the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) aimed at enhancing the reliability and resiliency of its distribution system against severe weather and reducing the frequency and duration ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - Morris County Chamber of Commerce President Paul Boudreau will retire on Dec. 31 and the chamber board has retained a search firm and formed a search committee to find a replacement, said Jack Miller, chairman of the chamber's board of directors. Boudreau has been president of ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – A plan by Lake's End Marina in Landing to expand its business on property across the road from its current site can proceed, thanks to approvals to be granted by township officials. The Roxbury Zoning Board voted recently to allow the marina to merge several lots on the west side ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ — In order to better serve its 14 counties, from Bergen to Ocean, the Alzheimer’s Association Greater New Jersey Chapter (AAGNJ) has officially relocated from Totowa to Florham Park. The centralized facility will help the organization establish an even deeper presence within the ...

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ROXBURY,  NJ – The owners of the Merry Heart senior care center in Succasunna are seeking township approval to build a nursing home and assisted living facility on Commerce Boulevard between Main Street and  Route 46. Merry Heart principals Blanquita and Maximo Bonifacio want to build the new ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Green leaves, pretty flowers and the sounds of lawnmowers are erasing the bitter memories among Roxbury residents left without power during this year's March snowstorms. But the days without electricity were not forgotten by township officials, who this week hosted a Jersey Central ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – There’s no plan to change the name, but this year’s Circle Day party in Ledgewood won’t end when daylight fades. Sponsored by Circle Bowl & Entertainment, a TAPinto Roxbury sponsor, the second annual Circle Day is currently scheduled to start at noon on July 22 and run until 9 ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Fullerton Grounds Maintenance (FGM) got the green light Monday to proceed with its plan to move its headquarters to a site in Kenvil now occupied by a dilapidated former cement plant. The Roxbury Zoning Board voted 5-1 to grant FGM the zoning variances it needs to move forward. The ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Representatives of a Ledgewood condominium development are fighting a Roxbury company’s plan to move its headquarters to a former cement plant site in Kenvil. The Drakesville at Roxbury Homeowner’s Corp. contends Fullerton Grounds Management’s proposed operation would be noisy, ...

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Launching April 2, New Campaign Highlights the Discrepancy and Empowers Women To Start a Movement New York, N.Y. - Many women may not know it, but, they face inequalities in every purchase of their favorite shampoo, deodorant and other beauty basics. The infamous "Pink Tax" is an added amount ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Sunday afternoon visitors to Joe’s Pizzeria and Restaurant in Kenvil might have thought the place had a real Italian family vibe going on. If so, they were right. Friday marked the 50th anniversary of the popular pizza place on Route 46. Owner Larry Faraci and his wife, Kristin, ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Even a brief glance over Judy Caruso’s shoulder at the Mount Arlington Dunkin’ Donuts last Tuesday morning would make your head spin. The mishmash of blocks, colors and codes on her laptop looked more like a Picasso painting than an Excel spreadsheet. However, to her it all made ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – The company converting Ledgewood Mall into The Shops at Ledgewood Commons has asked the state to approve its plan to modify Route 10 to accommodate the project. The plans, sent to the state Department of Transportation (DOT), comply with an August request by the Roxbury Township ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – A body shop in Kenvil wants to substantially improve the appearance of its property and is asking Roxbury officials for permission. Among the changes being proposed by C&L Auto Body and Towing on Route 46 is the removal of a house at the front of the property, conversion of ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Although they only recently completed a $5 million upgrade, the owners of Circle Bowl and Entertainment in Ledgewood are planning new things for the establishment, including an expansion of its arcade room. The announcement was made Wednesday to members of the Roxbury Area Chamber ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Dering’s Garden Supply, a fixture of the Route 10 corridor in Succasunna, has shut down after more than six decades in business. Dering’s, a popular source for plants, flowers, Christmas Trees and many other necessities for those with green thumbs, announced the closure earlier ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Winter’s chill may be keeping people huddled inside their homes for now, but there’s no freeze on plans for a celebration designed to help thousands of Lake Hopatcong area neighbors warm back up in the spring. The Fifth Annual Lake Hopatcong Block Party, at Hopatcong State Park in ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Facebook is changing its news feed and algorithms so that news from legitimate publishers and posts from businesses will seldom appear.  This will be frustrating for people who use Facebook to find news and information they find relevant said TAPinto.net Founder and CEO Michael ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Money being donated by New Jersey Natural Gas (NJNG) will help Morris Habitat for Humanity (MHfH) break ground on an affordable housing complex it plans to build in Succasunna, it was announced today. The project, being built on the former Roxbury Department of Public Works site on ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Roxbury residents can pre-pay their 2018 property taxes by Dec. 31, a move that might be a smart one due to recent changes in federal tax law. “The tax overhaul plan approved by Congress last week has many wondering if they should pre-pay their 2018 property taxes,” said a press ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Circle Bowl & Entertainment in Ledgewood, a TAPinto Roxbury sponsor, is the winner of this year’s local business beautification award from the Roxbury Area Chamber of Commerce. The award was presented Wednesday at the chamber’s holiday party. Accepting the honor were Circle ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – The owners of the former Ledgewood Mall received township approval this week to begin demolishing the former Macy’s store, the first step in their long-awaited plan to convert the failed mall into the new Shops at Ledgewood Commons shopping center. The demolition permit, issued ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – A company that rented personal watercraft on Roxbury’s Horseshoe Lake this summer is considering the same type of operation for Lake Hopatcong in Landing. The company, Ramsey Outdoor, is thinking about renting kayaks, canoes and stand-up paddleboards on a small peninsula next to ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – A former doctor, whose license was stripped in 2004 after a drug possession conviction, was practicing medicine in Roxbury and his boss knew it, authorities said Tuesday. The former doctor, Paramjit Singh, was charged with one count of third-degree practicing medicine without a ...

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