Century 21 Stores — a destination for bargain hunters looking for fat deals on designer dresses and shoes, cosmetics and housewares for nearly 60 years — has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and is winding down its business, shutting all 13 stores across New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida.
The number of staffing vacancies jumped from 13 to 50 within a two-day period.
Officials in parts of New Jersey and on Staten Island are warning residents about the highly invasive spotted lanternfly.
American veterans are a significant portion of those who died in the U.S. outbreak of COVID-19.
More than a dozen bodies were discovered jammed into a nursing home morgue in Andover, New Jersey, during the coronavirus pandemic.
A school bus driver is going to prison for making an illegal U-turn that resulted in a crash that killed a student and a teacher on his bus.
Now a new generation of toy stores hopes to capitalize on the demise of the old Toys R Us by emphasizing playtime. They are fighting for a chunk of the $28 billion U.S. toy market, which today is spent mostly at Amazon, Walmart and Target.
The new retail store is opening in Paramus, located about 20 miles northeast of Newark.
An 8-year-old pit bull named Sally has stopped eating and has been slowly wasting away over the last few weeks, according to an animal welfare group in New Jersey. Sally was set to undergo surgery on Wednesday.
The parent company of Toys R Us is turning to a rival to restart its e-commerce business ahead of the holiday shopping season.
Two trucks collided in the northbound lanes of Route 17 in Paramus, New Jersey at the start of the Wednesday morning commute.