FOOD & DRINK

Local Holmdel Winery to Introduce Yoga to the Vineyard

August 20, 2017

HOLMDEL, N.J. - Fine wine has long been known for its recommended pairings. Chardonnay with fresh halibut. Riesling and sushi, Syrah and roast pork. The list is as endless as your imagination and palate.  Well, we have all come a long way as entrepreneurial foresight takes center stage at award winning Fox Hollow Vineyards in Holmdel.

A pairing recommendation is ...

Who Doesn't Like a Historic Tavern Tours? Basking Ridge Resident Offers Five to Try

BASKING RIDGE, NJ – It’s late August. Summer will soon be over, but isn’t there time for at least one more adventure? How about an historic tavern/pub crawl and tour?

We like touring Morris and Somerset County since this is the “cockpit of the revolution” and most of the old taverns were meeting places of the resistance. Want to grab a pint where General ...

Total Cannoli Eclipse Casting Its Shadow Over Nutley on Monday

NUTLEY, NJ - Jaret's Stuffed Cupcakes on Franklin Avenue Nutley is offering a free 'Cannoli Eclipse' to customers with any cupcake purchae on Monday August 21.

Unlike the solar eclipse, that will take place for a short time, the cannoli eclipse will take place all day, until supplies are exhausted. 

Jaret's is located at 231 Franklin Avenue, Nutley NJ, ...

Fanwood's Annual “Celebrate Fall” Arts & Crafts Fair Takes Place on Sun, Sept. 10

FANWOOD, NJ -- The Annual “Celebrate Fall” Arts & Crafts Fair will be held at the Fanwood Train Station on Sunday, Sept. 10. The event will feature artisans selling and displaying their original work and will be open to the public from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Visitors will find a wide variety of items such as, paintings, sculpture, ironworks, metal works, ...

Who Doesn't Like a Historic Tavern Tours? Basking Ridge Resident Offers Five to Try

BASKING RIDGE, NJ – It’s late August. Summer will soon be over, but isn’t there time for at least one more adventure? How about an historic tavern/pub crawl and tour?

We like touring Morris and Somerset County since this is the “cockpit of the revolution” and most of the old taverns were meeting places of the resistance. Want to grab a pint where General ...

Scotch Plains-Fanwood Readies to Celebrate the Great American Eclipse on Monday

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- All across the country, hotels, restaurants and other businesses are planning celebrations of the “Great American Eclipse” on Monday, August 21. Libraries, planetariums and countless bars -- especially those with rooftop decks -- are hosting eclipse viewing parties and offering Blue Moon beer specials. 

The eclipse, which will be visible ...

Somers' Italian Restaurant Leads Mini Redevelopment on Route 202

SOMERS, N.Y.--Il Forno Trattoria has served over two generations of Somers diners at 343 Route 202, and is now preparing for major upgrades and renovations.
What’s more, it’s bringing some of the surrounding neighborhood along with it.
“We are creating a little mixed-use business district that will offer offices and retail and apartments upstairs,” said Rick DiNardo. He ...

Who Doesn't Like a Historic Tavern Tours? Basking Ridge Resident Offers Five to Try

BASKING RIDGE, NJ – It’s late August. Summer will soon be over, but isn’t there time for at least one more adventure? How about an historic tavern/pub crawl and tour?

We like touring Morris and Somerset County since this is the “cockpit of the revolution” and most of the old taverns were meeting places of the resistance. Want to grab a pint where General ...

Who Doesn't Like a Historic Tavern Tour? Basking Ridge Resident Offers Five to Try

BASKING RIDGE, NJ – It’s late August. Summer will soon be over, but isn’t there time for at least one more adventure? How about an historic tavern/pub crawl and tour?

We like touring Morris and Somerset County since this is the “cockpit of the revolution” and most of the old taverns were meeting places of the resistance. Want to grab a pint where General ...

LBI and Stafford Saturday and Sunday Entertainment Lineup

STAFFORD, NJ – Listed below is a list of entertainment for Saturday, August 19 and Sunday, August 20.  Have a great weekend.

Arlington, Ship Bottom

Greg Warren, Sunday 6 p.m.

Buckalews, Centre Street and Long Beach Blvd, Beach Haven

Dennis Linde, Saturday  4 p.m.
The  Kootz, Saturday 9 p.m.
Lenny G. and the Soulsenders, Sunday 7 ...

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USDA Forecast Puts NJ at #2 in Nation for 2017 Peach Production

August 20, 2017

TRENTON  – The United States Department of Agriculture’s August Crop Production Forecast for 2017 declares New Jersey’s peach production will rise to second in the U.S. The forecast, which is based on phone calls, mail, internet, and personal interviews with farmers in New Jersey and around the country, predicts state peach farmers will produce 48 million pounds of peaches ...