Food & Drink

July 24, 2018

ELIZABETH, NJ –  Former New York Yankee Rick Cerone joined Mayor J. Christian Bollwage for a community gathering at O’Brien Field in Elizabeth on July 19, hosted by American Dairy Association North East to help promote the City of Elizabeth’s free Summer Meals Program.  When school lets out for ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - People from all over will be coming to Elizabeth this week for one of the city’s most famous festivals of the year, “festa di san Vito”. The 11th Annual festa di san Vito / Peterstown Cultural Festival will be held from July 26 through July 29 in the Peterstown section of ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The City of Elizabeth and the Elizabeth Avenue Partnership (EAP) celebrated its 4th annual National Hot Dog Day Celebration on Wednesday afternoon featuring $1 dollar hot dogs from Tommy’s Italian Hot Dogs and Sausages, and Jerry’s Frankfurters both located two stores apart on ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- The Boy Scouts of America and volunteer co-chairs, Dawn and Rich Buchanan of Fanwood will host a Riedel Wine Tasting on Tuesday, May 29, at 6:30 p.m. at the Masker's Barn located in the Watchung Reservation in Berkeley Heights, NJ. Guests will enjoy great wines using Riedel wine ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- Since being recognized for having the "Best Soup in NJ" by foodie website The Daily Meal, sales the Fanwood Grille's various soup offerings have jumped.  "We've had people drive down from Bergen County just to try our soups," said Paul Watterson, who gets into Fanwood Grille as ...

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Fanwood Grille’s Soups Voted Best in New Jersey by National Food Website The Daily Meal Ranking lists new eatery with some of the country’s most famous restaurants FANWOOD, NJ – National food website, The Daily Meal, which has released its list of Best Soups in Every State, has chosen the ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ--The holiday season is a festive and busy time that seems to be here before you know it, and you wonder how you will find the time to do everything you need to do to celebrate properly with family and friends. The holidays are also when we share our favorite foods with friends and ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ -  Cookie-Palooza is back for another Holiday season! Preparing food together can really bring the family together and get everyone off of their screens, but those perfectly shaped sugar cookies and gingerbread characters require a little more skill and attention when all we want to ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Back in the 1990's I discovered Caprial Pence on PBS. She has owned a few restaurants, was honored by the James Beard Foundation and has authored several cookbooks including American Bistro Fare. One of my favorite American Bistro Fare recipes and one that I have made several ...

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HILLSIDE, NJ – Close to 300,000 New Jersey children faces 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 ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – Daryani Santana, a Kenilworth resident and restaurant owner, will bring a taste of Jersey to the Food Network on “Guy’s Big Project.” Santana, who owns Cha Cha Cuban with her father, is one of 10 contestants to appear on Guy Fieri’s newest reality show, which offers contestants ...

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Westfield, NJ.--On Tuesday, Nov. 14, at 6:30 p.m., the Westfield Memorial Library will present a program on Indian cooking and culture. The library is located at 550 East Broad Street. The program will be presented by Charu Jhalani. She will demonstrate how to prepare paneer chilla, a healthy ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ--The Rotary Club of Elizabeth, celebrating its 100 year of service to the greater Elizabeth community, held its annual Taste of Elizabeth XI on Monday evening at the Renaissance Hotel. Over 30 restaurants, bakeries, food manufacturers and beverage vendors filled the exhibit space ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ –The Summer 2017 season may be in the history books but the fall in Elizabeth is just heating up. There are many events scheduled in the city this month. The Hispanic Heritage Month celebration will be held on October 10.  Mayor J. Christian Bollwage will attend the Elizabeth ...

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ELIZABETH--The Rotary Club of Elizabeth, celebrating its 100 year of service to the greater Elizabeth community, will feature the unique food-tasting event, The Taste of Elizabeth XI on Monday, October 16 from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.at the Renaissance Hotel, 1000 Spring Street in Elizabeth. Doug ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ-- Hispanic Heritage Month has begun and the Elizabeth Avenue Partnership (EAP) along with sponsorship from the HEART Grant Program (History, Arts, Education Reaching Thousands) is announcing a Hispanic Heritage Month Lunchtime Concert series beginning September 27. EAP and HEART ...

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HILLSIDE, NJ – The Community FoodBank of New Jersey along with Feeding America® nationwide network of food banks combine forces in an effort to end hunger. During the month of September, Hunger Action Month, these organizations are mobilizing the public to raise awareness, take action and to face ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The American Heart Association (AHA) recently honored Trinitas Regional Medical Center for its impact in increasing standards in food and nutrition among health care systems in New Jersey. Trinitas was the first hospital in the state to use AHA’s new Healthy Workplace Food and ...

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