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Family-Friendly Chocolate Festival Coming to New Jersey Jan. 27

January 19, 2019

Attention chocoholics: The Chocolate Expo is coming to the Garden State Plaza in Paramaus, NJ, on Sunday, Jan. 27, from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m.

Now in its 11th year, organizers claim that it’s America’s largest chocolate festival.

Local, regional and international vendors at the expo will offer tastings and sales of gourmet chocolates, baked goods, ...

Upcoming Events

Sat, January 26, 7:00 PM

Pierre's of South Brunswick, Monmouth Junction

A Murder Mystery With Dessert Fundraiser


Sun, February 10, 3:00 PM

St. Francis Cathedral Community Room (Breezeway Entrance), Metuchen

Westminster Choir College presents, "The True ...

Arts & Entertainment Education Religions And Spirituality

Saint Peter's Healthcare System Offering Patients Transportation Arrangement

January 22, 2019

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - To improve patients access to health, Saint Peter’s Healthcare System has joined with another company to arrange transportation to and from non-emergency medical appointments.

The hospital entered a partnership with RoundTrip, a two-year old Philadelphia-based company that schedules rides for people to make appointments for a long list of ...

Food Parties Helping Federal Workers Issue Plea For Donations, Food Drives

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ  - As the government shutdown continues, the Middlesex County food bank is stepping up to offer assistance to furloughed federal workers and urging the rest of the county residents to pitch in with donations to stock dwindling supplies.

"Federal employees from local agencies of the IRS, TSA and EPA who are not receiving a paycheck are forced to tap into savings and ...

Mayor And Clergy Council Urge Donations To Support Federal Workers During Shutdown



EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Mayor's Office and the East Brunswick Clergy Council are sponsoring a food drive to help those who are currently furloughed by due to the partial federal government shutdown as it enters its    day.

"We feel terrible for the number of people who are caught up in the middle of a debate in Congress.  Lives and ...

Dinner & Reception Honors Somerville Immaculata Hall of Fame Inductees

January 22, 2019

SOMERVILLE, NJ -  Immaculata High School will welcome its sixth Hall of Fame class during an induction ceremony on March 21 at The Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset, NJ with a gala reception highlighted by a video presentation, remarks by the inductees or their representatives, and a commemorative booklet honoring the Hall of Famers with tributes and ads.

Among those honored will be the ...

Procession Of Fundraisers For Belmar/Lake Como St. Patrick’s Day Parade Continues

BELMAR/LAKE COMO, NJ — Fundraisers on five more Sundays will highlight the countdown to the Belmar/Lake Como St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 3.

January 20: The Salty Whale with music by the Pat Roddy Band, 390 Main Street, Manasquan.
January 27: Bar Anticipation with music by The Snakes, 703 16th Avenue, Lake Como.
February 10: Marina Grille, 902 Route 35, ...

Hibernians Elect Jim Walsh Grand Marshal Of Somerville St. Patrick’s Day Parade

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Longtime member Jim Walsh has been named Grand Marshal of the annual Main Street St. Patrick’s Day Parade March 10 by the Ancient Order of Hibernians, St. Patrick’s Division of Somerset County.

A dinner and reception to honor the Grand Marshal will be held Friday, Feb. 8 at the Somerset Columbus Club, 495 E. Main St., from 7-10 p.m.

Walsh was born and ...

Herb Workshop at SBPL on Feb. 3

January 22, 2019

Learn about growing, harvesting and preserving herbs from "The Herb Lady" at the annual Gardening Workshop & Seed and Catalog Exchange on Sunday, Feb. 3 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the South Brunswick Public Library, 110 Kingston Lane in Monmouth Jct. 

Learn best practices for herb gardening from Master Gardener Caren White aka The Herb Lady. Other topics and activities will ...

Plant-Based Super Foods Workshop Feb. 4

All are welcome at the workshop Plant-Based Super Foods for Families on Monday, Feb. 4 at 7 p.m. at the South Brunswick Public Library, 110 Kingston Lane in Monmouth Jct.

Learn about the many health benefits of a plant-based diet, basic nutrition, what products are available in the supermarket, why you might want to choose organic and non-GMO foods, and transitioning to a more ...

FFA Student Salads Popular With Staff


PISCATAWAY – Salads made by Future Foundations Academy (FFA) students have become a popular lunchtime choice on the Educational Services Commission of New Jersey’s (ESCNJ) Piscataway campus.

A school for higher functioning students ages 13-21 with Autism Spectrum Disorders, staff has been placing approximately 100 orders, costing $5 each, on days the salads are ...

Essential Must Have Marketing Tools for Most Small Businesses

Source: Eager to build a consumer following, most businesses begin to advertise their product and/or service offerings without a plan in place, which can cause the business to spend valuable dollars in advertising with little to show for it.  Samuel K. Burlum offers a hosts of essential marketing tools that can help a small business better direct their advertising budgets ...