Mara's Cafe Fanwood to Host "Summer Splash" Charity Wine and Chocolate Tasting on July 27

June 26, 2017

FANWOOD, NJ -- Mara's Cafe and Bakery Fanwood will hosting a charity wine and chocolate tasting on Thursday, July 27 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.

All proceeds will be donated to Inroads to Opportunities, a 501 (C)3 not for profit organization which helps 400+ individuals with disabilities within the Union County each year. Vendors will include Carol's Creative Chocolatez and Wines ...

A New Summer Classic: Strawberry Basil Lemonade

Strawberry fever may go to your head and suddenly you find yourself with more berries than you know what to do with at the moment. There is a good chance that some at the bottom of the carton will be a little less camera ready than the ones up top. They are still tasty and juicy but not pretty. A gorgeous local berry is a terrible thing to waste. When that happens make a batch of strawberry basil ...

Experience "Wednesday Fun Days" in Beach Haven Featuring Many Free Activities on Wednesdays

BEACH HAVEN - The Borough of Beach Haven is offering a lot of great free activities every Wednesday throughout the summer.  The promotion is called "Wednesday Fun Day."

Every Wednesday there will be free beach access, free use of boat ramps, free pickle ball, free tennis and celebrate the end of hte day with a free concert in Veteran's Park.


South Plainfield PALS 12U Tigers Host Fresh Mozzarella Fundraiser and Mozzarella Class at KC’S Korner

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield PALS 12U Tigers girls’ softball team will host a fresh mozzarella fundraiser and mozzarella making class, at KC’s Corner on Thursday, June 29. The event, hosted by Billy Capparelli’s Little Anthony Capp’s Fresh Mozzarella company, will feature a variety of fresh mozzarella stuffed delicacies and Italian antipasti salad for ...

The Week Ahead in Plainfield: June 26-July 2

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Here's a look at what's on TAP this week in and around the City of Plainfield.

Monday, June 26

The Plainfield Area Y summer camp starts.  LEARN MORE
A Plainfield High School soccer camp for boys begins.  The program runs from June 26 through August 15, 9:00 to 11:00 am.  Meet at Maxson Middle School field at 920 East 7th Street.  This camp ...

WHRHS Alumni Visit Warren for Career Exploration Day at Watchung Hills

WARREN, NJ – Graduating seniors at Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) had the opportunity to meet and learn from more than a dozen working professionals at a Career Exploration Day, Tuesday, June 13 at the school.

Among the professionals were keynote speakers Michael Beneduce, Class of 2004, and his sister,Justen Beneduce, Class ...

St. James's Gate in Maplewood Hosts Pub Night Kickoff for Bob Miller Oysterfest

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - A large crowd of supporters, as well as celebrity bartenders, gathered at St. James's Gate on Wednesday, June 14, for a kickoff party for the 3rd Bob Miller Oysterfest, which is scheduled for September 16, at The Woodland in Maplewood.

In addition to a variety of food and beverages, there were two different raffles at the kickoff event, both donating their proceeds to the ...

Springfield “Summer Sound Bites’, This Summer’s Concert Schedule & Dining Deals

SPRINGFIELD, NJ – Springfield’s summer concert series sponsored by the Springfield Business Improvement District (BID) starts Thursday June 29 and continues every other Thursday until August 24. 

All concerts will be held on the Town Hall Lawn from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  Attendees are asked to bring their own blankets or chairs.  There is no charge and alcohol is ...

LBI and Stafford Weekend Entertainment

STAFFORD, NJ – Listed below is a list of entertainment for Saturday and Sunday this weekend.  The weather has taken a great positive turn. 

Here’s your Saturday and Sunday entertainment lineup. - 

Arlington, Ship Bottom

GREG WARREN Sunday, 6 p.m.

Daymark, 404 Broadway, Barnegat Light

Chevy Lopez Saturday 10 p.m.

Engleside Sand ...

XRootsFest Returns to South Orange on June 24 with a Day of Diverse Music, Culture, and Food

Update on June 23: Due to forecast for inclement weather, XRootsFest will be from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., instead of the originally scheduled noon to 5 p.m. Red Storm Drum & Dance troupe will be there starting at 1 p.m.

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – You don’t have to leave the neighborhood or book a flight to travel to four continents in one day. XRootsFest: A Day of Music, ...

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North Plainfield Farmer's Market Opens Saturday June 24

June 24, 2017

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The North Plainfield Farmer's Market is proud to welcome back Norz Hill Farm of Hillsborough which is entering it's 7th year serving the people of North Plainfield. We would also like to welcome some new vendors this year. Lara's Cookies will be joining us along with the delicious offerings of Barbara's Kitchen of South Plainfield and Sun 101 Solar ...