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NJ Files Suit Against 8 Businesses Accused of Price Gouging

TRENTON – The State has filed civil lawsuits against eight New Jersey businesses, accusing them of unlawful price gouging while consumers were in need of fuel, shelter, and other essentials during the Hurricane Sandy state of emergency, Gov. Chris Christie, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa, and the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs announced today.

Union County Welcomes FEMA Disaster Recovery Center

Union County Freeholder Christopher Hudak speaks with Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Policy Analyst Naomi Johnson at the newly opened FEMA Disaster Recovery Center in Springfield. The center was set up to assist residents who suffered property damage and loss due to Hurricane Sandy. Homeowners, renters and business owners can visit the center to register in person for assistance through FEMA and the federal Small Business Administration. The center is located at 100 S. Springfield Avenue in Springfield and will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., seven days a week. (Photo by Jim Lowney/County of Union)

SPRINGFIELD – FEMA, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, has opened its first Disaster Recovery Center in Union County, to enable residents to apply for disaster assistance in person. The center is located at the Chisholm Community Center at 100 South Springfield Avenue in Springfield. It is open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. every day of the week including Saturday and Sunday.

SBA Opens Business Recovery Centers On Nov. 9

ATLANTA, Ga. –The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today the opening of several Business Recovery Centers in New Jersey. These Centers will open on Nov. 9 to provide one-on-one help to business owners seeking disaster assistance for losses caused by Hurricane Sandy that began on Oct. 26.