Food & Drink

September 6, 2019

STAFFORD -  The weather report looks great!  Hurricane Dorian will be far out to see.  This Saturday is the opportunity to celebrate the Irish at the Jersey Shore. The Ocean County Chapter of the Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh members are all set to welcome everybody at the 2019 Ocean County ...

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Throughout the eastern United States, many communities where Italian immigrants originally landed began a tradition of hosting Italian festivals. The celebrations, often fundraisers for the local church or other organizations, often include rides, games of skill and, naturally, delicious ...

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ASBURY PARK, NJ – In our newest episode, HomeGrown visits Purple Glaze Donuts, an award-winning bakery on Summerfield Avenue. Open for four years in Asbury Park, the donuts are made by a mother and son team, and have already become a celebrated part of the community. The shop opened in 2015 and ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Township of East Brunswick and the East Brunswick Regional Chamber of Commerce have partnered to organize East Brunswick’s first ever Restaurant Week – Feast Brunswick!  The promotion began last week and will continue through Sunday. Feast Brunswick provides everyone a ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND -  Bird and Betty's is presenting the Billy Walton Band on Friday night, a summer dance party with DJ Meatball and DJ Stanley Stylez on Saturday and the popular Teen Night on Sunday.   Summer is on big time on LBI.  TAPinto Stafford-LBI thanks the Tide Table Group of ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – As if New Brunswick’s Restaurant Week wasn’t already as appetizing as a plates piled high with shrimp curry, ahi tuna and fettuccini alfredo, the latest promotion promises to be the biggest one yet. Restaurant Week begins Saturday and will stretch past two weeks of special ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ ─ East Brunswick is celebrating the summer with its first restaurant week "Feast Brunswick" July 25 through August 4, 2019.    Feast Brunswick takes place concurrently with the East Brunswick Arts Coalition’s first Summer Stage Under the Stars production Footloose which ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - East Brunswick will host its first Restaurant Week, featuring special menus and deals for customers from Thursday, July 25 through Sunday, August 4, 2019.  Welcome to Feast Brunswick! The new event will be sponsored by the township of East Brunswick in partnership with the ...

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LONG BEACH ISLAND - It is Memorial Day weekend!  The official kickoff to the 2019 summer season. The Tide Table Group of Restaurants is our Presenting Sponsor for our 2019 summer entertainment guide.  Old Causeway Steak and Oyster House: 1201 E. Bay Avenue in Manahawkin Friday 10 p.m:  ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The Milltown Fourth of July Committee is hosting a Spring Wine Tasting on Saturday, June 1 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the American Legion Joyce Kilmer Post #25. All of the proceeds from the event will go towards the borough's annual Fourth of July celebration. Tickets are $30 per ...

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NEW JERSEY - Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer along the Jersey Shore and its right around the corner. With the sun and sand comes a favorite sweet treat because who doesn't love ice cream?  Well, perhaps there are some, especially those with dairy allergies and folks who are lactose ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -   The new Metro Diner on Route 18 South in East Brunswick may be the first diner in this "Southern hospitality" chain to put down roots in New jersey, but owners Mike and Jennifer Killeen have already made lots of friends in the community.  This past weekend, during a "soft" ...

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STAFFORD - We are in the thick of the winter and it is time to look forward to a great event! The Fourth Annual Arctic Outreach in Loving Memory of Mallory McBrien is going to happen on Saturday February 23 at the Mud City Crab House. The rain, snow or shine event takes place between 11 a.m. and ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Hub City is joining in a popular trend and getting a beer garden of sorts this spring when a new restaurant opens, filling a now-vacant location near the train station. Redd's Biergarten will open at the foot of Easton Avenue, in the prime downtown site that was ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The third annual Operation Cookie Swap went into full drive on December 2, mobilizing to bring holiday smiles to active and non-active military families in the area. Operation Cookie Swap is sponsored by the SSG Michael Ollis Freedom Foundation and Amici’s Bakery in Monroe Township.

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MILLTOWN, NJ - In the spirit of giving during the holiday season, Pasquale Brick Oven Pizza has partnered with Feeding Middlesex County to host a Raise the Dough fundraiser on Sunday, December 30. Fifteen percent of all take-out and dine-in orders placed between 4 p.m. and closing on December 30 ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Legislation co-sponsored by state Sen. Christopher "Kip" Bateman to allow dogs in New Jersey breweries has passed the Senate Law and Public Safety Committee. “One of the biggest challenges any small business owner will face is increasing foot traffic. Our bill will increase foot ...

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NEW JERSEY - The average Garden State resident will consume about 4,500 calories today. Now a bit of Thanksgiving Day trivia won't keep the calorie count down, but it is fun and just may keep the kiddos busy while they are waiting for the turkey to finally hit the table. Forget the bald eagle, ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ --Healthy snacking and eating can be a challenge for many parents and guardians. To help families learn how easy it is to eat better, East Brunswick Public Library (2 Jean Walling Civic Center, East Brunswick) hosts the program "Easy Peasy:  Quick and Healthy Family Foods" on ...

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