SBA APPROVED OVER $42 MILLION IN LOANS

The U.S. Small Business Administration has approved over $42.3 million in disaster assistance loans for 653 New Jersey residents and businesses affected by Hurricane Sandy. The deadline to apply for physical damage is December 31, 2012. Those affected by the disaster are encouraged to apply now and may apply for disaster loans electronically from SBA’s…

OYSTER CREEK NUCLEAR REACTOR BACK ONLINE

Officials report that the Oyster Creek Generating Station began operating at full capacity on Tuesday night. The nation’s oldest nuclear power plant in Lacey Township, was off-line for six weeks as crews performed thousands of inspections and maintenance checks. One-third of the reactor’s fuel was also replaced, to keep the power plant running non-stop for another two…