U.S. July 4th festivities shine after cancellations of last year’s pandemic

NEW YORK, July 4 (Reuters) – Americans celebrated their nation’s 245th birthday on Sunday with fireworks that may seem brighter, hot dogs that may taste juicier, and marching bands that may seem brighter. offhand after the coronavirus pandemic forced almost all celebrations last year to be canceled. As always, the fireworks are the highlight of […]

July 4, 2021: What is open, what is closed on Monday, July 5? Banks, mail delivery, UPS, FedEx, stock exchanges, restaurants, stores

The public holiday of July 4, 2021 is Sunday, July 4, 2021. But since the public holiday falls on a Sunday this year, many businesses and offices observe Monday, July 5, 2021 as the official holiday. It is an American holiday that became a tradition in the 18th century during the American Revolution. On July […]

Supreme Court ruling could pave way for Potomac River pipeline

A court ruling in a New Jersey case could pave the way for construction of a gas pipeline near Hancock, despite objections from the state of Maryland. In a 5-4 decision on Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that pipeline projects with federal approval can take state ownership to build natural gas pipelines. This case, […]

Solving Pollution Caused By Solvents Requires A Solvent Superfund | Editorial

Hush! Don’t tell Republicans that, but there is a tax hike in bipartisan federal infrastructure legislation that some members of their party have approved. The “deal” reinstates the tax, or fees, that producers of basic chemicals had to pay to ensure that the Superfund’s “orphan” contaminated sites are cleaned up. The GOPers who signed the […]

Discarded shells from diners help establish new oyster colonies

PORT REPUBLIC, NJ – Call it the seafood circle of life: the shells thrown by diners are collected, cleaned and thrown into the waterways of the country and the world, where they form the basis of new oyster colonies. One of the latest such projects is taking place in Atlantic City, where a casino and […]

Englewood Cliffs Goes Forward on Eminent Estate Process at 800 Sylvan Avenue for Affordable Housing

800 Sylvan Avenue. Render courtesy of Senlac Partners By: Vanessa Londono 07h00 July 3, 2021 The borough of Englewood Cliffs in New Jersey takes one step closer to obtaining 800 Sylvan Avenue via a prominent estate. Developer Senlac Partners intends to construct a three-building development totaling 365,000 square feet, producing 450 residences with 90 affordable […]