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Hoboken’s First Ice Cream Eating Contest a Success

June 12, 2022

HOBOKEN, NJ - Main Street Pops put a cherry on top of their monthly Artisan Market on Sunday.

In addition to the dozen or so booths selling an array of handcrafted items, including clothes, jewelry, fine foods and more, this event under the 14th Street Viaduct included an ice cream eating contest hosted by Moo Jersey.

With proceeds, expected to reach at least $2500, being donated to the ...

Hoboken To Host 'World's Largest Ice Cream Eating Contest'

HOBOKEN, NJ — Here’s one competition where you probably won’t lose your cool.

Hosted by Moo Jersey, a Hudson County-based artisan ice cream company, along with Main Street Pops and the Hoboken Family Alliance, the Mile Square Meltdown will not only be Hoboken’s first-ever ice cream festival, but also the world’s largest ice cream eating contest.

As of Friday, ...

Jif Peanut Butter Recalled Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination

Jif® peanut butter products sold in the U.S. have been recalled due to potential Salmonella contamination, announced The J.M. Smucker Company. 

Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems, stated the FDA. Healthy persons infected ...

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5 Healthy Recipes for Your Backyard Barbecue

When you think of a classic American summer, three things come to mind—the Fourth of July, swimming pools, and, of course, barbecues. There are hundreds of different kinds of meat to cook (even more vegetarian alternatives) and thousands of recipes you can create from the comfort of your own grill.

But, this beloved tradition is particularly partial to high-calorie, meaty ...

How to Start Working Out: A Guide for Fitness Beginners

So you’re ready to start working out. Congrats! You’ve officially taken the first step to creating a happier and healthier life for yourself. If you’re wondering where to go from here, we’ve listed five of the most frequently asked fitness questions (and their answers) to help you get started.

Do I Need to Work Out Every Day?

If your goal is to lose weight and get ...

Hudson County Schools of Technology Hosts Industry Partner Breakfast

July 2, 2022

SECAUCUS, NJ – Hudson County Schools of Technology held its 2022 Industry Partner Breakfast on Tuesday at the Frank J. Gargiulo Campus to recognize the invaluable educational and professional contributions made by HCST’s many industry partners throughout the state. The event also provided an opportunity for partners to network with each other, as well as with teachers and staff who ...

Can Lame Ducks Still Fly?

TRENTON, NJ — Things have never looked better for the Democrats who rule Trenton these days. Flush with federal cash. Democratic majorities in the Assembly and Senate. A Governor re-elected as a Democrat last November for the first time in four decades. 

It’s a real bubbly bonhomie in the state’s capital as they tie up the last loose strings of the state’s $50 ...

Parents Inc.’s Family Helpline Provides Families with FREE 24-Hour Help, Hope and Support

June 22, 2022

No one ever said being a parent or teen was easy.
 

Whether you’re a parent dealing with the “terrible twos” or a teenager feeling lost and confused, help and support is just a phone call away.
 

Parents Inc. offers the Family Helpline (1-800-THE-KIDS) - a free and confidential statewide service that offers 24/7 live support for parents, teens, children and ...

Obituaries

Jul 4, 1929 - Dec 12, 2021
James Dugan, a former State Senator, State Chairman of the New Jersey Democratic Party, and a ...
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