Business & Finance

February 7, 2020

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - More than 100 professionals attended the Somerset County Business Partnership's (SCBP) monthly “Networking Night” at Maggiano’s Little Italy in Bridgewater Thursday night. BNI co-hosted the event.  "This is the third time we are doing this each time it get's bigger and better," ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- The recently launched winter market downtown drew a special dignitary last weekend. Former New Jersey Governor Tom Kean was on hand to do some shopping in the indoor market at the Bernardsville train station last Saturday. Despite the impending snow that fell much of the ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - More than 100 people attended “Networking Night” at the Steeplechase Cancer Center located on the campus of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in Somerville Wednesday evening.  The event hosted by the Somerset County Business Partnership (SCBP) was the first of many ...

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BEDMINSTER, NJ -- Township property owners have an opportunity to get a credit on their property taxes with the Shop Bedminster program. Fincredit is the administrator of the Shop Bedminster property tax reward program, under which the use of a Shop Bedminster loyalty-type reward card at ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Business Partnership will visit another of Somerset County’s important and influential locations when they host “Networking Night” at the Steeplechase Cancer Center on Wednesday, Jan.15th from 5:30-6:30 p.m. The Steeplechase Cancer Center is located on the ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ _ Bernardsville's first Holiday Parade and second annual Cookie Walk last weekend was a feast for the eyes and taste buds. The day started with a Cookie Walk in which participants were able to visit and load up on cookies offered by about 22 participating businesses.  Many ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — “We are on the precipice of the next industrial revolution, a cyber industrial revolution,” Denise Brouder told a group of businesspeople who gathered in town last week. The Founder of SWAYworkplace, Brouder was there to launch The Future of Work Alliance New Jersey, a coalition ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ _ Despite the frostiness, the annual "Holly Days Celebration" brought out families and other revelers to join in for some holiday fun on Saturday afternoon at downtown Olcott Square in Bernardsville. Arranged by the Bernardsville Chamber of Commerce, the long-running community ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- The Bernardsville Chamber of Commerce is organizing the annual Holly Days Celebration in the borough this Saturday. From 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Dec. 7 in Olcott Square, the event will feature holiday carolers, photos with Santa, Frosty the Snowman, The Night Before Christmas ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ – The air is getting a little crisper, and red noses are appearing on the faces of street passers-by.  The holidays are almost here!  And a great way to ring in the holidays is to come out to the 6th Annual Winter Market and Christmas Tree Lighting in Basking Ridge on Saturday, ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Dunkin' Donuts celebrated the grand opening of their new location in Dewy Meadow at 415 King George Road in Basking Ridge.  Bernards Township Mayor Carol Bianchi cut the ceremonial ribbon on Friday and congratulated Dipak and Dwar Patel and their family on the recent opening ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - Bernardsville Centre held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday to celebrate the completion of their expansion project. The project included a total face-lift -- the $6M overhaul also included the addition of approximately 16,500 square feet of retail space. The 90,000 square ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- Bernardsville Centre, a neighborhood shopping center with 29 stores, will be celebrating its grand opening Friday, Nov. 15 and Saturday, Nov. 16. Located at 80 Morristown Road, the centre-wide celebration will begin at 9 a.m. Friday, with the official ribbon-cutting Saturday ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Trader Joe's, in the Bridgewater Promenade, will still open its doors Friday morning despite a fire Thursday. According to an alert from Somerset County, the store is still scheduled to open at 9 a.m. Friday. There will be a grand opening ceremony at 8:55 a.m., and the township ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Embassy Suites by Hilton Berkeley Heights recently received the Four Diamond rating by AAA. This marks the sixth Embassy hotel in the country to receive this elite rating. Fewer than five percent of the nearly 31,000 hotels and resorts approved by AAA receive the ...

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FRANKLIN, NJ -- Evidently, the Somerset Patriots' ownership and front office staff have not heard of the old adage “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” Far from broke, the Patriots have enjoyed nothing but success on the bottom line and on the field since the inaugural season of the Atlantic ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Trader Joe's, in the Bridgewater Promenade, is set to officially open its doors Nov. 1. A sign on the front door sets the date for the opening in the building that formally held the Golfsmith. Anticipation for the new store has been mounting since Bridgewater Township ...

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RARITAN, NJ - Burlington is opening a new store at the former Toys “R” Us/Babies “R” Us location in the Somerville Circle Shopping Center in Raritan. According to a release, Burlington is opening the new 46,000-square-foot location in spring 2020. “Off price retailers are thriving in the ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Trader Joe's is hoping to open its doors in the next month, and is hiring to get the store ready. The store is currently hiring people for its crew at the Bridgewater location, which is located in the Bridgewater Promenade, in the location of the former Golfsmith. The store ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ _ Saturday evening's clear skies and still-summery weather provided the perfect backdrop for the 17th annual Sounds Around Town in Bernardsville, giving residents and other visitors an opportunity to stroll around, chat with friends, and listen to live musicians or a dj set up at ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- On a drizzly, chilly Friday evening, signs in Bernardsville informed bypassers that the scheduled "Sounds Around Town" even has been rescheduled for 5 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7. Residents of Bernardsville and the surrounding communities will have a chance to walk ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Members of the Basking Ridge Business Alliance (BRBA) and the Bernardsville Chamber of Commerce joined together for a fun night at the first ever BRBA Cornhole Tournament networking event.  The informal event brought together business professionals in a relaxed setting for ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - TAPinto “Spotlight on Business” features local businesses and their owners who are important to our communities. Follow this column to receive a fresh perspective on small business owners and their unique needs while shining a spotlight on their stories. This edition features ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Personal finance site WalletHub has just released its annual report of Best and Worst States to Start a Business, and the Garden State ranked among the worst. In fact, New Jersey rated 49th out of 50 states, with only Rhode Island faring worse in the analysis. In order to determine ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ -- With friends, associates and local business leaders on hand to celebrate the occasion, franchise owner Walter Pardo cut the ribbon late Thursday afternoon to launch the official opening of the Postal Annex in the Dewy Meadow Village shopping center. Postal Annex previously ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ -- The grand opening of the newest Postal Annex will be held Thursday, June 27 at Dewy Meadow Village from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The ribbon will be cut at 5 p.m. A raffle drawing will take place at 6:15 p.m. Raffle prizes will be contributed by other businesses in the Dewy Meadow ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - TAPinto “Spotlight on Business” features local businesses and their owners who are important to our communities. Follow this column to receive a fresh perspective on small business owners and their unique needs while shining a spotlight on their stories. This edition features ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - The sun was shining bright this morning for opening day of the Bernardsville Farmers' Market, celebrating its 25th year. Customers picked up their fresh locally grown produce and vegetables, as they strolled through the train station parking lot on Saturday. Fresh-harvested ...

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GILLETTE, NJ - Goddard School of Long Hill Township invites the community to celebrate with them at their Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Saturday, June 15 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. "Bring your friends and family to come out and enjoy a morning of indoor and outdoor fun at the brand new ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - The Bernardsville Chamber held its bi-monthly breakfast meeting at the Bernardsville Library on Tuesday, where over 20 local business professionals had the opportunity to connect. The Chamber alternates each month between a breakfast meeting and an evening ...

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