Author Archives: Jessica Perry

Get ready

Evacuated Hotel with Boarded Windows Ready for Hurricane

Preparing for severe weather is more important than ever – as of Aug. 8 New Jersey was hit by six tornadoes – and with the Atlantic hurricane season entering its peak period, experts are warning business owners to take precautions now.

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Going national

The New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program will use a $992,050 grant to assist the MEP National Network in creating a platform for centers to advise food manufacturing companies across the county on quality, safety and efficiency questions.

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Ending payday pilferage

Lt. Gov. Shiela Oliver in Trenton on March 5 for Gov. Phil Murphy’s 2020 budget address.

The newly enacted state measure increases fines to between $500 and $1,000 and provides for prison sentences of between 10 and 90 days for a first offense. Fines would climb to between $1,000 and $2,000 for a second offense, and imprisonment for up to 100 days. Habitual offenders could face up to five years in prison and fines of $15,000.

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