February 9, 2014

Businesses grapple with raise in minimum wage

Dolores Riley has many questions and few answers. Along with every other employer in New Jersey, she woke up on New Year’s Day to a new minimum wage – $8.25 an hour, up from $7.25. Even before the increase, Riley, who owns Gramma’s School House Childcare and Learning Center in Cinnaminson, had been operating on the razor’s edge.

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