Food & Drink

July 3, 2020

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The borough is making a second attempt to shut down the state highway that bisects the downtown shopping and restaurant district to create a pedestrian boulevard for shopping and outdoor dining from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays. A resolution will be voted on at Monday's virtual ...

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TRENTON, NJ - State Sen. Kip Bateman, R-16th is not happy that Gov. Phil Murphy made a unilateral decision Monday to keep indoor restaurants closed indefinitely; he provided no timetable as to when indoor dining -- even at reduced capacity -- would resume. Indoor dining was originally scheduled ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Starting June 15, New Jerseyans can make themselves presentable again by getting a haircut before dining out at their favorite restaurant - and after indulging off the menu, work out at the local gym the next day. They'll also be able to go inside and shop at their favorite ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Last week, it was NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal in an Instagram message lavishing praise on the nurses and doctors in the Intensive Care Unit at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital/Somerset in Somerville. This week, it was Charles Barkley's turn to reach out on social media ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Akhtar Farzaie's recipe uses the same ingredients as other pizzerias - cheese, oil, dough, seasoning and a hearty tomato sauce - but what sets his pies apart from others is an added ingredient not found in every stainless steel kitchen - charity, and lots of it in every ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - It's Takeout Tuesday. Visit Somerset County has launched a campaign to support area restaurants that have turned to takeouts, curbside pick-ups and deliveries to remain open during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Help support local restaurants by: Ordering delivery or ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - A wholesome American tradition for more than 100 years, Girl Scout cookies will be sold over the next month at cookie booths set up at several business locations throughout Hillsborough.  Purchasing Girl Scout Cookies helps Girl Scouts succeed and fund unique adventures for ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Climate change is threatening the world’s food supply and the risk of supply disruptions is expected to grow as temperatures rise, according to a new United Nations report co-authored by Rutgers human ecology professor Pamela McElwee. So, how would we feed everyone if the ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The township Business Association is busy making plans for the 2nd annual Hillsborough Restaurant Week Aug. 20-25.   Hillsborough restaurants will have an opportunity to showcase their creative cuisine for local residents and foodies from all over.    Hillsborough Restaurant ...

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  BOUND BROOK, NJ  ̶  The 2019 Bound Brook Food Truck Festival brings a mobile cornucopia of exotic food to Bound Brook’s Billian Legion Park from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday July 13th, along with musical entertainment, craft vendors, kids' games and a refreshing beer and sangria ...

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