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Brigantine’s 7-Eleven owner feels company is trying to force him out of business

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Written by Michael Feely Thursday, April 17, 2014 08:00 pm

7-Eleven franchise owner Amid Haddad of Egg Harbor Township stands next to the NJ Lottery machine he says has been disabled by 7-Eleven, leaving him unable to sell tickets. 7-Eleven franchise owner Amid Haddad of Egg Harbor Township stands next to the NJ Lottery machine he says has been disabled by 7-Eleven, leaving him unable to sell tickets.  BRIGANTINE - Amid Haddad has worked with the 7-Eleven Corporation for more than 25 years starting in 1989. He bought the Brigantine franchise in October 2001, and has built a business from gross sales of $800,000 to a high of $1.2 million after three years.

But Haddad is now asking for help from his loyal customers, hoping to fight against being ‘squeezed out’ by 7-Eleven, Inc.

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Organic vs. conventional produce: Brigantine Farmers Market has both

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Written by Staff Reports Monday, April 14, 2014 04:00 pm

brigantine-farmers-market Consumers are often confused about the merits of organic versus conventional fruits and vegetables.  Debate seems to settle around two key areas:  nutritional content and use of pesticides.

Foods labeled as organic are governed by USDA standards and producers go through a formal certification program.  Organic growers must avoid food irradiation, synthetic fertilizers, sewage sludge and genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in their farming. In order to adhere to these standards for certification, organic farmers charge a premium for their produce.

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Brigantine chamber to reorganize Feb. 8

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Written by Staff Reports Friday, January 24, 2014 01:00 am

Brigantine Beach Chamber of Commerce Installation/Reorganization meeting will be held 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 8 at Andre’s Italian Restaurant, 1312 W. Brigantine Ave.

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Michael J. Lange Sr. and Mike Lange Jr. join Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach

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Written by Staff Reports Thursday, January 09, 2014 10:00 am

Michael J. Lange Sr. and Mike Lange Jr. join Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach  Michael J. Lange Sr. and Mike Lange Jr. join Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach

BRIGANTINE - Bob Sutton, manager of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach Realtors in Brigantine, recently announced the addition of Michael J. Lange Sr. and Mike Lange Jr. as Realtors.

In addition to their real estate sales expertise, the father and son are both New Jersey state-certified real estate and FHA-approved appraisers.

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