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A COVID craft boom

While some call it an outlet, Ann Marie Santarelli calls it an addiction. But, she said, knitting is the only addiction she knows of that doesn’t have adverse consequences. “You’re not smoking pot or drinking booze or selling your soul in the street,” Santarelli said. “They call it the new yoga. Because you focus on your work, it takes you away from the negative for a while.”

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A new era

Nearly 1,000 people have filed complaints during the first month of a new state system meant to ensure employers are following a set of rules to protect their workers and customers from exposure to COVID-19. That’s certainly good news and a good first start, according to unions and labor rights groups. Workers at restaurants and hospitality, retail, factories and manufacturing, health care, casinos and entertainment could all stand to benefit.

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When the seats are empty

MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford.- AARON HOUSTON

“I’m sitting at home watching the Masters with my wife on a Giants-Eagles game day. That would never happen!” Palsi is the owner of the Redds Restaurant & Biergarten in Carlstadt, which his family has run since 2002. He said his establishment is very much event-driven, so the no-fans policy at Met Life Stadium hits extremely hard.

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Being like water

Glenpointe Center West, Teaneck - ALFRED SANZARI ENTERPRISES

Celebrating its 75th anniversary this year, Alfred Sanzari Enterprises has long been a respected commercial real estate firm in New Jersey. The company’s deep office, industrial, retail and medical portfolio includes such iconic properties as Court Plaza in Hackensack and Glenpointe in Teaneck.

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