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Westfield Pizza Shop Lends a Hand to Families Impacted by Federal Shutdown

January 15, 2019

WESTFIELD, NJ – A local pizzeria owner is helping to take the sting out of the partial government shutdown that has stopped federal workers’ pay.

Outta Hand pizzeria owner Burim Regjaj said Monday that after reaching out with an offer on social media, he has provided five families impacted by the shutdown with meals.

“This is the first week that they didn’t get paid ...

Terry Darling and Brian McCarthy Join Cranford Board of Education

January 11, 2019

CRANFORD - Following the departures of Daniel Demarco and Cathy Sheridan, Terry Darling and Brian McCarthy officially took their seats on the Cranford Board of Education at Monday's Reorganization Meeting.

While Darling and McCarthy are new to the Board, William Hulse and Maria Loikith retained their seats in the November election. McCarthy ...

Forget Pita: Falafel is in Everything

January 14, 2019

Falafel, that tasty vegetarian Mediterranean street food made from chickpeas, isn’t just for pitas anymore. It’s showing up in sub sandwiches, salads, chips, pizzas – even soup.

Why is it so popular?

“It’s vegetarian and a hearty add on,” said David Delinko, owner of The Salad House of Somerville, where customers can get warm pieces of ...

Ava's Kitchen & Bar Offering Gift Cards to Federal Workers

January 18, 2019

Are you a federal employee effected by the partial shutdown? We want to help! Stop by Ava's Kitchen & Bar, present your government ID and receive a free $10 gift card. No purchase necessary. 

Ava's Kitchen & Bar is located at 1 North 21st Street in Kenilworth. 

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Tue, January 22, 4:00 PM

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Vinny's Pizza & Pasta, Cranford

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Federal Shutdown Hits and Hurts New Jersey

January 11, 2019

Dear Editor:

New Jersey’s Mayors and local governing bodies don’t always agree on everything. But they know what they need to do to meet the public’s need for essential services. And every year, despite natural disasters, despite fluctuations in the economy, and despite actions taken – and not taken – by other levels of government, they adopt budgets and continue ...