Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Cablevision sells 41 venues to Ridgefield, Conn. chain.
Bow Tie Cinemas of Ridgefield, Conn. announced it has purchased 41 Clearview Cinema theaters from Cablevision, a published report said Monday. With the acquisition, which will make Bow Tie the nation’s number 8 exhibition company, Bow Tie vows to pay for “key upgrades that are designed to enhance the movie-going experience,” including digital and 3D projection, according to a report on the website Deadline.com. Clearview currently has 26 theaters in New Jersey, the report said. Cablevision bought the venues in 1998 and put the chain up for sale last year. The companies didn’t disclose the sale price, the report said. For a full list of Clearview properties, click here.
Friday, April 26, 2013
Last week, Patch shared AOL Autos list of cars 6-10 for the best April bargains. Today, we provide listings 1-5.
Last week, we listed cars 6-10 in AOL Autos April top car bargains. There was plenty of variety and lots of savings out there. Today, we close out the list so you have time to get to your local dealer and save yourself some serious money. 5). 2013 Ford Edge - New - $24,558-$28,460 The boldly styled and sporty Ford Edge crossover is selling at an average 12% under its sticker price this month. If you're looking for a versatile vehicle that's still fun to drive and gets great gas mileage like 19 miles-per-gallon city, 27 miles-per-gallon highway, then this is a great option. Available at Verner-Cadby Ford in Fairfield. 4). 2013 Acura MDX - New - Best Deal: $31,750-$35,142 The Acura MDX was recently redesigned for the New York Auto Show, …
Friday, April 19, 2013
Here's bargains 6-10 from the experts at AOL Auto.
April is more than half way completed. Let's close out the month with a look at the Top 10 new car deals for the month, all courtesy of AOL Autos. This week, we'll present new car deals 6-10 and follow up next week with the top 5 car deals. 10). Toyota Corolla - New - MSRP: $16,230 - $18,230 The Toyota Corolla is due for a major redesign very soon, which means dealers want to get the old ones off of their lots by offering tempting incentives. The Corolla, which averages 27 miles-per-gallon city and 34 miles-per-gallon highway, is continually one of the best-selling sedans in the country and can be had at a 10.70% discount, on average, this month, according to AOL Autos. Available at Caldwell Toyota in West Caldwell. 9). 2013 Nissan Juke - …
Saturday, April 13, 2013
Want to do your part to help the Earth? These cars will save you cash and clear the air.
Are you in the market for a new or used vehicle that can save you money at the pump? And perhaps you also have a commitment to doing as little damage to the environment as possible. One suggestion: Think about a hybrid vehicle. With a combination of a traditional gas engine and an electric motor, the cars, while often pricey, can save you money on gas in the long run. They are also better for the planet because they can increase gas mileage and offer reduced emissions. Here are a number of diverse hybrid options — hopefully one will be perfect for you and the planet. 1). 2013 Toyota Prius Plug-in - New - AOL Autos Best Deal: $30,359 - $33,791 From AOL Autos: This front-wheel drive, five-door liftback delivers the same impressive fuel …
Monday, April 8, 2013
Dozens of restaurants and services will be on hand for day of fun.
The Nutley Expo is right around the corner. The Nutley Chamber of Commerce, Proponent Federal Credit Union and Nutley Parks and Recreation have again joined forces to spotlight local businesses and provide an evening of fun and entertainment for no cost to local residents. Dozens of Nutley's finest food, products and services in the Nutley Parks and Recreation Building on Wednesday, April 17 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Organizers promise the Expo is sure to be an exciting event that you won't want to miss. Check the website for details and a chance to sign up for the raffle.
Friday, April 5, 2013
Wallet feeling thin? Here's a few affordable cars for bargain hunters.
If you're in the market for a new or used car and don't have a lot of cash, here are our picks for vehicles that really make the grade this weekend: 1). 2012 Hyundai Accent - Used - $12,545-$15,895 From AOL Autos: The Accent is powered by a 1.6-liter double overhead-cam engine that produces 138 horsepower and features variable valve timing. A six-speed manual transmission is standard; a six-speed automatic transmission is optional. The environmentally friendly Accent has an Ultra-Low Emission Vehicle rating. Standard safety features include front seatbelt pre-tensioners and six airbags (front, seat-mounted side-impact, and side-curtain) on all models. The Accent is available in several trims: GS or SE on the hatchback and GLS on the four-…
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
The Board of Commissioners hire an architect, and accept half of a $300,000 Roche grant to hire a professional planner to find replacement business.
Nutley officials have selected an architect to envison the future of the huge Nutley/Clifton campus soon to be vacated by Roche pharmaceuticals. The Nutley Board of Commissioners on Tuesday night approved master plan architect EE&K, a Perkins Eastman Co., to assist Nutley in the redevelopment of the Roche property. Roche officials told the Nutley commission last June that the campus will close by the end of 2013 and the 127-acre site will be vacated by 2015. Roche, the town's biggest employer, was known for its groundbreaking research. It is leaving the iconic 127-acre campus straddling Nutley and Clifton on Route 3. The company paid about $9 million in property tax to Nutley last year. "We have resolutions for a shared service grant …
Friday, March 29, 2013
Feel the wind through your hair, the sun on your face as you drive in the warm weather.
The weather outside might not quite feel like Spring yet, but when March 20 came and went on the calendar, the season did changed. With the onset of warm weather, people will spend more time outdoors, and what better way to enjoy the weather than driving around town with the top down of your convertible. If you're in the market for a new or used convertible, here are our picks for vehicles that really make the grade this weekend: 1). 2014 Ford Shelby GT-500 - New - $59,650 From AOL Autos: The Shelby GT500 builds on its 1960's muscle car heritage with classic styling cues mixed with modern touches and a massive dose of horsepower. Available as a coupe or a convertible, the Shelby GT500 possesses an intimidating 650-hp, supercharged 5.8-…
Friday, March 22, 2013
Good for hauling, these Essex County vehicles get the job done.
If you're in the market for a new or used pickup truck, here are our picks for vehicles that really make the grade this weekend: 1). 2011 Dodge Dakota - Used - MSRP - $23,210 - $33,635 From AOL Autos: The Dakota is available with the choice of 3.7-liter V6 or 4.7-liter V8 engines, four- or five-speed automatic transmissions, two body styles (extended cab or crew cab), two- or four-wheel drive, and four trim levels. The 3.7-liter V6 produces 210 horsepower, while the E85-compatible 4.7-liter V8 makes 302 horsepower. Front and side-curtain airbags and four-wheel anti-lock brakes are standard equipment. Available sound system features include satellite radio, Alpine speaker system and an infotainment system with navigation and 30-gigabyte …
Friday, March 15, 2013
A combined rear passenger and cargo space hatchback dot this weekend's auto landscape.
If you're in the market for a new or used hatchback, here are our picks for cars under $15,000 the weekend: 1. 2013 Kia Rio LX 4-door Hatchback - New - $11,296-$13,863 From AOL Autos: The Rio gets its power from a 138-horsepower 1.6-liter gasoline direct injection (GDI) four-cylinder engine. A six-speed manual transmission is standard on the LX. Available features include a push button ignition, power folding exterior mirrors, heated seats, idle stop and go (ISG), rearview camera, UVO audio infotainment system, heated steering wheel, power sunroof, projection headlights, and LED taillights. Standard safety features include six airbags, four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes, electronic stability control with brake and hill start assist, and …