LOCAL GAS STATION NAILED IN PRICE PROBE

A gasoline station located in Rio Grande has been cited by the state for allegedly gouging consumers at the pumps during the Hurricane Irene event last August.  The New Jersey Attorney General’s office announced that three fuel stations have been named in the complaint, including the Citgo Gas Station located at 1402 Route 47 in…

BILL TO HELP SMALL BUSINESSES PASSES COMMITTEE

Legislation which would create a “Small Business Loan Program” to provide low interest loans to small businesses that commit to increase their workforce was approved by the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee by a unanimous vote. The bill (S-3052) would direct the New Jersey Economic Development Authority to establish the “Small Business Loan Program” and…