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Rotary Fair: Fun Place to Do Business

April 16, 2018

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Rotary Club of Hillsborough will provide local businesses multiple opportunities to showcase their services and connect directly with customers at its 11th annual Rotary Fair, scheduled this year for Aug. 14–19.

More than 15,000 people from Hillsborough and surrounding communities are expected to visit the weeklong family event held at the Hillsborough Promenade, ...

Container Store Set to Open This Weekend

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Container Store, at the Chimney Rock Plaza in Bridgewater, is celebrating its grand opening April 7 and April 8.

The store is the latest among the new businesses opening in the plaza, including Whole Foods, Saks OFF 5th and Nordstrom Rack.

The Container Store is a national chain featuring organizational ideas for the entire house.

Also, during the grand opening ...

Lord & Taylor, Saks OFF 5TH Reporting Data Security Breach

BRIDGEWATER, NJ — There has been a data security issue involving customer payment card data at certain Lord & Taylor stores in North America, parent company Hudson’s Bay Company announced Sunday.

Certain Saks Fifth Avenue and Saks OFF 5TH stores were also affected, according to HBC.

“We wanted to reach out to our customers quickly to assure them that they will not ...

Bernards Twp. Committee Okays Settlement to Build Market and Affordable Homes at Dewy Meadow and Crown Court

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Even though no firm numbers have been set yet by a state court, the Bernards Township Committee on Tuesday night approved a settlement with two developers to construct 198 market and affordable homes in the vicinity of the abandoned A & P supermarket at Dewy Meadow Village, as well as a 24-unit apartment planned on an old tennis court at neighboring Crown ...

Whole Foods Delays Opening Due to Predicted Storm

BRIDGEWATER, NJ — Whole Foods, in the new Chimney Rock Plaza in Bridgewater, is officially opening its doors on Friday, March 23.

It was originally scheduled to open March 21, but the opening was delayed because of the predicted nor'easter.

The Bridgewater location is the first Whole Foods in Somerset County. 

The 49,000-square-foot store is featuring ...

PSE&G President Speaks on Future of Energy in New Jersey

RARITAN, NJ - Dave Daly, president and CEO at PSE&G, will speak on the future of energy in New Jersey at the Friday, March 16 Public Policy Luncheon sponsored by the Somerset County Business Partnership in collaboration with the Somerset County Energy Council. 

The luncheon begins at noon at Raritan Valley Country Club, 747 State Route 28.

Daly will discuss how the business ...

Green Brook and Warren Women Named Outstanding Women in Somerset County

SOMERSET, NJ - A Green Brook Township woman and a Warren Township woman are being honored this year as the 2018 Outstanding Women in Somerset County.

The Somerset County Commission on the Status of Women presents the awards during Women’s History Month, as women living in Somerset County are honored in a number of different categories.

“We have many women in ...

Mayor Michael Giordano addresses North Plainfield Business Association

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Borough Mayor Michael Giordano spoke to members about issues concerning the business community at the last meeting of the North Plainfield Business Association.  He was joined by North Plainfield Business Administrator David Hollod.  Topics covered included taxes, schools, road repairs and recreational events including the Summer Concert Series, Fireworks and ...

Watchung Man Charged With Fraud and Tax Evasion

WATCHUNG , NJ - A Watchung man has been arrested on charges of fraud and tax evasion, Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes announced today.

Pedro L. Carbajal, age 43, of Watchung, was arrested  on charges arising out of the fraudulent activities of Options Staffing, a New Jersey corporation that provides temporary workers for warehouse, loading dock and trucking jobs, ...

Warren Mayor Sordillo Cuts Ribbon, Welcomes STEAM Works Studio

WARREN, NJ - Warren Township Mayor Victor Sordillo  celebrated the opening of STEAM Works at 125 Washington Valley Road with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Saturday. Mayor Sordillo took a tour of the facility with STEAM Works center director Jasbinder Seehra, where STEAM Works instructors provided details of their programs and curriculum. 

STEAM Works Studio is a ...

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