Hull Man Pleads Guilty to Fraud Charge Arising from Fraudulent CARES Act Small Business Loans

BOSTON – A Hull man pleaded guilty today in federal court in Boston in connection with submitting fraudulent documentation in order to receive CARES Act small business loans.   Shane Spierdowis, 31, pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud. U.S. District…

Amazon Warehouse Workers In New York Set To File For Union Vote

Amazon warehouse workers in Staten Island, New York City, announced plans Thursday to file for a union election before the National Labor Relations Board next week. Amazon Labor Union, which represents 2,000 Amazon workers, signed union authorization cards and announced plans to…

Gas Soars To $7.59 A Gallon In California Town As Prices Hit Multi-Year Highs Nationwide

The price of gasoline in a remote California town reached $7.59 per gallon this week as energy costs continue to rise nationwide and show no sign of slowing down. The town — Gorda, California — is located in a rural part of…

Iconic Frankie’s Bar and Grill in Point Pleasant Closed After Sale to New Owners

POINT PLEASANT, NJ – Frankie’s Bar and Grill, a privately owned and operated restaurant has been sold to restaurant management group Chefs International. The iconic downtown bar and restaurant has been in business for 36 years, opening in 1985. During the transition,…