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New Cuban Restaurant Opens in Westfield

November 16, 2017

WESTFIELD, NJ — New restaurant 1958 Cuban Cuisine is officially open for lunch and dinner. Located at 301 South Ave, on the corner of South Ave and Boulevard, the restaurant offers authentic Cuban cuisine including Ropa Vieja and Churrasco a la Cubana. According to the restaurant’s Cuban owner, Luis Perez, the restaurant is named for the “last great year in Cuba” ...

Perrotti's Quality Meats Honored with Proclamation for 50th Anniversary

CRANFORD, NJ – Perrotti’s Quality Meats, who recently celebrated its 50th Anniversary, were honored with a proclamation by Mayor Thomas Hannen, Jr. during Monday’s Cranford Township Committee meeting,

Perrotti’s, located at 23 S. Union Avenue, was opened on Oct. 18, 1967 by brothers Dave and Mario Perrotti. It is considered by many to be a staple in the Cranford ...

Little Buffalo to Open Thursday in Downtown Cranford

CRANFORD, NJ – A Cranford husband and wife plan to bring the flavors of Buffalo, NY to Cranford with the grand opening of their new restaurant, Little Buffalo.

Michael and Donna Maggio grew up in Buffalo before moving to Cranford in 1995. This year, they decided to bring the tastes of home to Cranford with a menu based on several classic restaurants in western New York.

“We grew ...

Jam Kancer in the Kan Foundation to Hold "Kups for Kancer" Fundraiser & Event

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 ...

"Cake Boss" to Film Episode at 7th Annual Rubber Ducky Race

CRANFORD, NJ – “Cake Boss,” the hit TLC TV show, will film an episode for the series at Hanson Park Conservancy’s 7th Annual Rubber Ducky Race.

Additionally, the crew will present a special cake on the day of the race.

“Many people have asked us how that happened and, truthfully, I don’t know exactly,” Cynthia Dawley, President of the Hanson Park ...

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Annual Turkey Drive To Help Provide For New Jersey's Hungry

November 16, 2017

HILLSIDE, NJ – Close to 300,000 New Jersey children face hunger every day. Many of their families don’t have the means to enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving dinner – turkey, stuffing and all. To ensure food-insecure people across the state have what they need to share a holiday meal, the Community FoodBank of New Jersey has been purchasing thousands of turkeys and will gather even ...