COVID 1 Year: Unemployment Forced Many In Our Area To Reinvent Themselves, And Gain Perspective Along The WayThe pandemic-fueled economic crisis has forced many people to face tough new realities. Some industries have barely survived, but others have found a way to thrive.
Long Island Teen Launches Eco-Friendly Refill Business, Says Taking Small Steps 'Creates The Movement'He purchased eco-friendly shampoos and soaps and set up in front of his house and at a local market in Port Washington. All you have to do is swing by for a refill.
Message From Small Businesses To Holiday Shoppers: Buy LocalIn downtown Montclair, alongside holiday decor, are pictures of small business owners. It's a reminder of who you are supporting.
Gov. Murphy Releases $100 Million In CARES Act Funding To Aid New Jersey Small Businesses Ravaged By PandemicThere is more relief coming for small businesses in the Garden State.
New York City Offering Free Legal Support For Small Businesses Struggling To Make RentLast week, the city also announced it is offering free legal support for tenants fighting evictions.
Commissioner Of NYC Small Business Services Department Encourages Owners To Reach Out If They're StrugglingEven with small businesses reopening in New York, some fear that they won't be able to stay open.
U.S. Unemployment Claims Drop For 10th Straight Week; Expert Says Further Decline Hinged To CoronavirusDespite weekly unemployment claims being better than expected, 1.5 million more Americans applied for benefits last week.
Local Painting Company Steps Up To Help Bronx Business Destroyed By LootersThis is the sixth business Paintworks & Decorating has helped so far and they plan on helping more people out.
Experts: Changes To Paycheck Protection Program Offer Relief To Businesses Wounded By Coronavirus ShutdownBusinesses are in the process of reopening this week, and while many are struggling, some are getting a new boost from federal dollars.
Gov. Murphy: Child Care Services, Youth Sports Practices, And Day Camps To Resume In New Jersey In Next Few WeeksThe children of New Jersey will soon be permitted to take part in some normal summer activities.
Gov. Murphy To All New Jerseyans: Get Out And Get Tested, Because More Data Will Hasten Economic RestartThe word of the day during Gov. Phil Murphy's coronavirus media briefing on Wednesday was "testing."
New York City Small Business Owners Losing Patience With Government Over Not Being Allowed To ReopenThe governor has only taken baby steps in allowing businesses to reopen, in part, sources say, because he's afraid of a surge in infections.
Coronavirus Progress: N.J. To Reopen Non-Essential Construction, Allow Retail Curbside Pickup Starting MondayNew Jersey's "Road Back" is finally creeping up toward the speed limit.
NYC Council Passes Bills That Protect Restaurants, Small Businesses From Landlords Going After Personal AssetsHelp may be on the way for restaurants and small businesses struggling in the city.
Gov. Murphy Says Public Health Emergency In N.J. Extended 30 Days, But Path To Reopening Economy Not ImpactedMurphy said the extension of the emergency declaration does not mean the restarting of the economy will be delayed, though no hard date for when business can open has been announced.