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Business & Finance

January 20, 2022

SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- The Springfield Board of Adjustment heard presentations Tuesday night from the developers who are trying to get approval to convert the site of the current Barnes & Noble bookstore at the corner of Route 22 West and Hillside Avenue into a Chick-fil-A. At the board's Zoom ...

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UNION, NJ - The Union Special Improvement District (SID) is sponsoring a Valentine's Day VIP Card promotion, where twenty winners who stop by a participating location during the promotion period and spend $250 or more will receive a gift card valued at $100.  The special promotion will run from ...

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UNION, NJ – A Union resident and business owner took home first place in the recent competition hosted by Founders First CDC, a business accelerator specifically designed to help diverse led businesses (people of color, women, LTBTQ+ and veterans). Gladys Vonglahn has lived in Union since 2017 ...

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UNION, NJ – The McDonald’s at the Union Garden State Parkway rest stop has closed. Near Exit 141, Vauxhall Road, the facility now appears to be under construction. The gas station area is still operational. According to minutes from a Turnpike Authority meeting, a Shake Shack restaurant will be ...

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NEW JERSEY -- The statewide minimum wage has increased by $1 to $13 per hour for most employees, effective January 1, 2022. The increase is part of legislation signed by Gov. Murphy in February 2019 that gradually raises the minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2024 for most employees. When the ...

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UNION, NJ – A Union barber will soon be celebrating 50 years in business in town later this month, and he's happy to still be serving customers at his Chestnut Street shop. Angelo Ruggiero, 81, opened Angelo’s Barber Shop on December 28, 1971.  Born outside Naples, Italy, Ruggiero moved to ...

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UNION, NJ – Photographs displaying the rich and diverse history of Union are now hanging along the walls at BCB Bank in Union Center.  An event to celebrate the pictorial history took place Tuesday evening at the bank with Union Township Historical Society members, BCB Bank representatives, and ...

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