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East Brunswick Redevelopment: Get Ready to Start Shopping EB

May 26, 2017

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Township of East Brunswick has been very active in promoting the coming Shop East Brunswick program. The first piece of the program is a Property Tax Rebate Card, where residents will be able to earn money off of their taxes by shopping locally, which becomes active on June 1.

 

Currently there are 32 businesses signed up, ranging from diners and restaurants to ...

Sen. Menendez Kicks Off Jersey Jobs Tour Union County College Elizabeth Campus

ELIZABETH, NJ – Esteven Maas needed a job. “I was out of work with a wife and two children, and it was scary. I was sending out resumes, then I got this email saying, ‘Learn to be a machinist.’ I thought, ‘Wow! that is related to what I was doing.’”

He entered the manufacturing program at Union County and had a job waiting for him at New Jersey ...

Somerset Patriots Help Atlantic League Celebrate 20th Anniversary

On May 20, 1998, the first ever Atlantic League of Professional Baseball game was played at the Sandcastle in Atlantic City, New Jersey between the Atlantic City Surf and the Somerset Patriots. The newly founded six-team independent league had come to fruition after a three-year process that began when founder Frank Boulton was looking to move one of his minor league teams to the Long ...

Edison Heating and Cooling Celebrating 30th Anniversary with Special Bonus Savings

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – This year marks Edison Heating and Cooling’s 30th anniversary and, in honor of its three decades of service, the company is offering customers special bonus savings. Through the end of June, residential costumers can receive $2,000 off any combined high-efficiency furnace and air conditioner purchase and installation.

“Our Double Coupon ...

East Brunswick Redevelopment: "Shop EB" Program Ready to Roll in June

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -  The cards are in and the program is ready to roll.  Some businesses are ready to participate.  The plan is is place, and there's even a logo.  Now it's time to take Shop East Brunswick, a tax-credit/rebate program that can reward residents for doing business locally and build a new customer base, out for a ride.

During a breakfast meeting ...

South Brunswick: Mrs. Middlesex County Tours Local Businesses

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – With her sash in place, Mrs. Middlesex County, Donna DePinto, spent the day Friday visiting businesses in North and South Brunswick, Franklin Township, and Edison as she enters the homestretch of this year’s Mrs. New Jersey competition.

A wife, mother, and the owner of D’Bella By Donna Salon in Kendall Park, DePinto and her publicist Antonia Kulberda hit ...

Park Chateau Redefines East Brunswick

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Father Tom Walsh of St. Bartholomew's said, "It's a bit like Versailles, with lovely gardens and a beautiful open design."  Mayor Brad Cohen said, "It totally redefines what East Brunswick stands for."   Rabbi Eric Eisenkramer hoped that "it would be a house of peace and a house of joy." Councilman Jim Wendell said, " ...

Franklin Township: Assemblyman Joe Danielsen Job Fair Draws Hundreds

SOMERSET, NJ - Over 70 employers and 350-plus job seekers gathered at The Imperia for Assemblyman Joe Danielsen's and the Middlesex County Regional Chamber of Commerce's third annual job fair.

This year's job fair was the biggest to date, and Danielsen attributes that to the outreach efforts set forth by him and his team.

"We changed our strategy, we put much more time and ...

The Max Challenge Of South Brunswick Offers Fitness With A ‘Family’

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Taking the Max Challenge in South Brunswick is not just about getting in better shape, but becoming part of a “family.”

“It is an amazing program, people think it is a gym, but it’s not a gym,” Kendall Park resident Al LaGratta, 66, said. “The first 10 weeks I lost 35 pounds and 10 inches.”

LaGratta, who has been with the ...

TAPinto CEO Shapiro goes “One on One” with Steve Adubato

TAPinto.net CEO and Publisher Michael Shapiro appeared on “One on One” with Steve Adubato Thursday night and answered questions about the role of hyperlocal online news media.

The interview was broadcast on WNYY, NJTV and WNET. Adubato closed by saying that “Michael Shapiro, he is on the cutting edge of media.“

Shapiro answered a wide-range of questions about ...

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NEW JERSEY AT&T WORKERS WALK-OFF THE JOB Workers Launch 3-Day Strike After AT&T Refuses To Present Serious Proposals That Invest in Good Jobs 1st-Ever AT&T Strike Could Close Retail Stores This Weekend

May 19, 2017

NEW JERSEY:   Today, AT&T workers who are members of Communications Workers of America (CWA) walked off the job in several locations throughout New Jersey. They are protesting AT&T’s failure to present serious proposals that invest in good jobs with a future. During the 3-day strike this weekend, a majority of AT&T wireless, wireline and DIRECTV workers fighting for their ...