Business & Finance

May 16, 2020

WATCHUNG, NJ – As the fight against COVID-19 continues, businesses such as the Pilates Design Studio remain closed. In an effort to help clients, owner Danielle Conner has been providing online group classes three days a week and private sessions everyday and is sharing some helpful drills to help ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – South Plainfield-based Kobo Products, Inc., a powder and dispersion company that manufacturers and distributes cosmetic and personal care raw materials, has been switching gears a bit the past few months in an effort to help fellow New Jerseyans and the fight against ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Edison Heating and Cooling prides itself on providing state-of-the-art service and safety precautions throughout the year and, with the coronavirus crisis currently sweeping through New Jersey, the company has stepped up its safety protocols – for both customers and employees ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ- In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, small business owners are facing unprecedented economic disruption. “It’s important for us to think about how this pandemic is affecting entrepreneurs who put all they had into a dream. Small businesses are still waiting for CARES Act ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Creative Kids Academy (CKA) may have closed its doors last week out of precaution, but students of the Clinton Avenue preschool and day care are still being provided daily education lessons and activities.  “We are dedicated to helping our families get through this ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Over the past two weeks, Jo-Ann’s Dance Studio – the Performing Arts Centre and Vertical Freedom have been working to find ways to keep students and clients active while also keeping the South Clinton Avenue business afloat.  “As I am sure you all know by now, the governor ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Twin City Pharmacy & Surgical Supply, located at 1708 Park Avenue in South Plainfield, is committed to serving the community throughout the year and during this difficult time. An ‘essential’ business, co-owner Sandy Cassio said that Twin City will remain open and ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Summer is less than three months away and Creative Kids Academy (CKA) of South Plainfield is gearing up to provide fun and flexible options for parents and caregivers. From the end of June through the last week of August, the Clinton Avenue preschool and day care will run ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ –  Two years ago, following a friend’s recommendation, John Cullen turned to the Watching-based Pilates Design Studio to help alleviate pain and improve his quality of life, including his time on the golf course.  “I had a very bad gait caused by my right hip being much higher than ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ – JFK Hartwyck at Cedar Brook, a Plainfield-based subacute/long term care facility and one of a few facilities throughout the nation providing care to those affected by Huntington’s disease, was recently awarded a ‘Five-Star’ rating by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ –JFK Hartwyck at Cedar Brook celebrated the Big Game on Jan. 31 with various football-themed events, tailgating foods, and a return visit from former National Football League (NFL) and Canadian Football League player Rodney Pete Watson.  ‘Cedar Brook’s Tailgate Party’ kicked off ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ – A new year calls for a new space for the Watchung-based Pilates Design Studio. After nearly a decade of offering Pilates to clients of all age groups and physical abilities, the studio recently relocated to a larger, updated space on Shawnee Drive at the corner of Mountain ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ – JFK Hartwyck at Cedar Brook in Plainfield offers access to advanced short-term, long-term and sub-acute care in an intimate setting and is one of the few specialized Huntington’s disease unit’s in the nation.  In addition to focusing on those in need of basic elder care, the ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – An expansive project to make gas delivery to local homes in South Plainfield safer and cleaner is underway, according to PSE&G officials. The project, expected to last approximately nine months, is part of the second phase of PSE&G’s Gas System Modernization ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in health care rankings, has named the Edison-based JFK Hartwyck at Oak Tree one of the ‘Best Nursing Homes’ for 2019-20.  “This designation by U.S. News is a wonderful recognition of the excellent care enjoyed by patients ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – A staple in the community for 47 years, Twin City Pharmacy & Surgical is looking forward to expanding and updating in 2020.  “Twin City Pharmacy is growing,” said co-owner Sandy Cassio. “We are very excited about our plans and anticipate a much better space for us and ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Puleo International, a third generation family owned manufacturer and distributor of unique handcrafted holiday décor items has opened their doors to the public for their 15th Annual Christmas Sale. Puleo’s Warehouse sale rings in the holiday season much like Christmas music ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Through Community Pass, borough residents seeking to register and pay for various programs and special events offered by the South Plainfield Department of Recreation can now do so online.  While in person registration is still an option, Community Pass, which is ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – A ‘Mind Over Money’ financial empowerment workshop will be held Saturday, Oct. 26 at Impact Church. Lead Pastor, Bishop De’Andre Salter, a certified financial educator and successful entrepreneur, will lead the workshop, which is the first in a series scheduled to be offered ...

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EDISON, NJ – Central New Jersey, in just the past week, has experienced cooler mornings and brisk evenings. With winter looming just around the corner, experts recommend having home and business furnace and boiler units checked and/or replaced before the cold is here to stay.  “Winter will be ...

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EDISON, NJ – Ranked one of ‘America’s Top Nursing Homes’ several years in a row by U.S. News & World Report, JFK Hartwyck at Oak Tree is one of a limited number of facilities throughout the state focused on providing specialized and innovative health care treatments as well as long-term ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – It’s game day today at KC’s Korner. KC’s Korner’s NFL Sunday ticket specials are considered by many to be the best in the State. “When we prepared for the season we wanted to do something big, by keeping the prices small,” said owner Walter Kurilew. “We are offering $1.50 ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Vertical Freedom, offered locally and exclusively through Jo-Ann's Dance Studio – the Performing Arts Centre in South Plainfield, offers over a dozen fitness programs that enable participants to become empowered while also getting into shape.  “Vertical Freedom offers ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Over 40 years ago, South Plainfield natives Tom Kiczulaand Kevin Brown set out to offer sporting goods and apparel to residents of the South Plainfield, Piscataway and Edison areas.  “Back then, I was out of a college for a year, working for Mack Drugs in Woodbridge Center ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – During a time when most print news outlets are struggling, TAPinto South Plainfield has been thriving, providing thousands of online users with free access to the most up-to-date hyperlocal news on a daily basis. “Our mission is to connect current residents, businesses and ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ – Beginning in September, the Pilates Design Studio will hold its second Z-Health 3 Pillars Strong Boot Camp. The 12-week workshop will focus only on the Z-Health curriculum of applied neuroscience assessments and drills that involve one’s visual, vestibular, and proprioceptive ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ – While medications can more often than not help cure aches and pains, relief and aiding in one’s ability to return to everyday activities can be found through such alternatives as Pilates and ZHealth Applied Neuroscience Training. At the Watchung-based Pilates Design Studio, clients ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Since 1939, the Polish National Home has been dedicated to serving as a valuable resource for South Plainfield’s Polish-American community and their families. Located on New Market Avenue, the cultural and social organization is currently celebrating its 80th ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Twin City Pharmacy on Tuesday distributed approximately 90 free doses of the opioid reversal drug naloxone (Narcan) to residents of South Plainfield and the surrounding communities. The Park Avenue business was one of a handful of pharmacies throughout New Jersey to ...

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