Category Archives: Jersey Store

Black Friday 2021: what is open, what is closed on Friday? Banks, UPS, mail delivery, stock exchanges, shopping malls, stores

Black Friday 2021 is Friday November 26. It’s an annual shopping event that takes place the day after Thanksgiving. The first recorded use of the term “Black Friday” dates back to 1869, when the US gold market collapsed. According to, Philadelphia Police used the term in the 1950s to describe how chaotic the day […]

50 years later, locals say it’s NJ’s biggest problem

Fed up with taxes in New Jersey? The new poll results won’t help. To mark its 50th anniversary, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll asked New Jersey residents in 2021 the same question she asked in 1971 in her very first poll: What is the biggest problem New Jersey faces? Yesterday and today, taxes occupy the first place. And […]

Target announces big permanent change to Thanksgiving store hours

Target, one of the nation’s most popular big box retailers, will no longer be opening any of its stores on Thanksgiving Day. CEO Brian Cornell broke the news in a note to employees, The Associated Press reported on Monday. “What started as a temporary pandemic-driven measure is now our new standard – one that recognizes […]

Thanksgiving 2021 store hours: what’s open and closed in Hackettstown

HACKETTSTOWN, NJ – Need a break from eating Thanksgiving turkey, watching football, and washing dishes? Here’s an idea: Get the family together and go for an hour or two of holiday shopping at some stores in Hackettstown. While a majority of stores will remain closed on November 25, several will be open to shoppers looking […]

It was voted a must see destination in New Jersey

There are plenty of must-see destinations here in New Jersey, but I agree with Cheapism, which has one must-see destination by state. David McNew, Getty Images There were many obvious destinations across the country like the Northern Lights in Alaska, the Grand Canyon in Arizona, Mystic Seaport in Connecticut, the USS Arizona Memorial in Hawaii, […]

Bank robbery conviction + shelter in place: Collingswood Daily

Hello, people of Collingswood! Anthony Bellano here with today’s copy of Collingswood Daily. First of all, the weather forecast for the day: A warm breeze. High: 70 Low: 51. Today in Collingswood: BOE working session at Paul F. Gilligan III Media Center HTHS (6:00 p.m.) Regular BOE meeting at Paul F. Gilligan III Media Center […]

Veterans Day 2021: what’s open, what’s closed on Thursday? UPS, FedEx, banks, mail delivery, exchanges, stores, restaurants

Veterans Day 2021 is Thursday, November 11. It is an annual day to honor the men and women who have served in the United States military. Veterans Day, which celebrates the service of all military veterans, is sometimes confused with Memorial day, the feast of the end of May which honors those who died during […]

Another mix of approved residential and commercial properties

This is what the property looks like today. (Photo by Judy Smestad-Nunn) BRICK – For the third time in as many months, a developer is taking advantage of the new Village zone, which encourages mixed-use development by combining commercial and residential use on the same plot. The Zone Village, created by ordinance in 2018, protects […]

Should Delaware Water Gap be a National Park? Lawyers think so

By JASON NARK, The Philadelphia Inquirer undefined PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Up a winding mountain road two hours from any major city, a small parking lot appears through the fall foliage and it’s as busy as any Wawa. Cars from Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York are stalling in places and forging a few new ones. […]