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Emma’s Award-Winning Pizza Chef to Open Kenilworth Restaurant

September 21, 2017

KENILWORTH, NJ – Attilio Guarino, pizza chef at Emma’s Brick Oven in Cranford, will bring his talents to Kenilworth this winter when he opens Ava’s Kitchen & Bar, his modern, intimate restaurant.

Ava’s Kitchen & Bar, which will fill the space formerly occupied by Umberto’s, will specialize in brick oven pizza, cheese and charcuterie and small, ...

New Jersey Nutritionist Shares Tips for Healthy School Lunches

ISELIN, NJ – As students get into the swing of school and their days fill with tests, friends, homework and activities, it’s easy to overlook nutrition.

However, many studies link healthy foods to increased mental, physical and social performance. Marilyn Gordon, market medical director for United Healthcare, offers some tips and advice for parents looking to pack a healthy school ...

Donut Connoisseurs Prepare; Duck Donut is Coming to Clark

CLARK, NJ – Duck Donuts is forecasting a spring opening of its’ fifth New Jersey location in the Clark Circle Shopping Plaza according to Kristin Kellum, PR Manager of Duck Donuts.    

The Duck Donut made-to-order experience begins with a hot vanilla caked donut cooked up fresh. What it becomes after it exits the fryer is up to the person preparing to eat ...

Sneak Peak at Boxwood Coffee, Coming to Westfield this Winter

WESTFIELD, NJ – “We’re going to do things that no one’s ever done before,” said Boxwood Coffee Roasters Owner Stephen Bellamy. He’s talking about the offerings at their new Downtown Westfield specialty coffee shop, which could open at the end of 2017. The shop will take over the space formerly occupied by Panera.

“We have always loved ...

River & Rail Cantina to Partner with Jam Kancer in the Kan Foundation for Fundraiser

CRANFORD, NJ – River & Rail Cantina will host an event fundraiser for the Jam Kancer in the Kan Foundation, a foundation that benefits patients affected with cancer and their loved ones, this month. To celebrate the fundraiser, the restaurant will debut a special cocktail.

The cocktail, titled “The Jammerita,” will be a 13 oz. drink with Sauza Blue Tequila, agave, lime ...

A La Mode Creamery Celebrates Grand Opening in Cranford

CRANFORD, NJ – The rolled ice cream craze has hit Cranford with the grand opening of A La Mode Creamery.

The business was inspired by ice cream store 10Below in New York City, according to store owners Kevin Castor and Dan Doering, both 24. The two noticed long lines and large crowds filling the New York shop every day.

“We figured that if we make a bigger, better one here in ...

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Hunger Action Day Food Donation To Community FoodBank of New Jersey

September 15, 2017

HILLSIDE, NJ – This September, the Community FoodBank of New Jersey, together with the Feeding America® nationwide network of food banks, mobilizes in an effort to bring an end to hunger. Hunger Action Month is designed to inspire people to take action and raise awareness of the fact that 42 million Americans, including 1 million New Jerseyans, face hunger every day.

Hunger ...