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Food & Drink Top Stories

August 10, 2022

JERSEY CITY, NJ — The Historic Downtown Special Improvement District (HDSID) Farmers Market is a fan favorite in Jersey City, offering everything from healthy produce to sweet treats. Now is your chance to show HDSID’s market a little extra love by voting it as the best in the country. This ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ —  The only thing better than Pizza Friday is Free Pizza Friday. This Friday, Basile’s Pizza will celebrate its expansion into Jersey City by offering customers a special treat: free slices of pizza, according to the Historic Downtown Special Improvement District (HDSID). In ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ — After making a return in February following a two-year pandemic-related hiatus, Hudson Restaurant Week has canceled its summer celebration. Held bi-annually each winter and summer for the past 16 years, the event seeks to celebrate Hudson County as a top destination for ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ — NJ Monthly magazine has released its annual ranking of the 30 best new restaurants in the state, which include eateries in Jersey City. For its compilation, the magazine assessed the year’s top openings and created a list of treasures that it says are both “hidden and in ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ — In celebration of its expansion into Jersey City, Basile’s Pizza is offering customers a special treat. According to the Historic Downtown Special Improvement District, the pizzeria will mark its opening day in early August by handing out free slices. “The new neighbors are ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ – From its beautiful waterfront to its dazzling streetscapes to its impressive culinary scene to its quirky storefronts, there’s no denying that Jersey City is a very photogenic place. In a newly-released Yelp ranking of the most photographed businesses in North Jersey, Jersey ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ –  Le Dîner en Blanc, a popular French-inspired pop-up picnic known for its all-white dress code, is coming to Jersey City for the first time ever this summer. Hosted by Art House Productions in partnership with the City of Jersey City and the Office of Cultural Affairs, the mass ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Local breweries and craft beer makers were joined by local officials in protesting new state regulations limiting their ability to provide entertainment and other amenities to their customers. The law – which was originally drafted in 2018 then shelved because of the potential ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ — About two dozen of the area’s best eateries are coming together for the 4th annual Jersey City Restaurant Week. From July 17 to 31, diners can enjoy a variety of special offers from eateries across the city, such as The Franklin, O’Haras Downtown, The Barge Inn, Brick Lane ...

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Lavender Shortbread Cookies sold nationally at Target stores are being voluntarily recalled, announced J&M Foods. The recall was initiated after a select number of cookies were erroneously packed with Chocolate Chip Cookies.  The packaging doesn't list the possible allergen. Some people ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ — Angry Archie’s, the popular Jersey City-based seafood truck, recently announced plans to open its first brick-and-mortar location this fall in its hometown. In a social media post, the family-owned business revealed it will be setting up shop at 565 Palisades Avenue, which was ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ — Jersey City Restaurant Week is set to return in July, giving locals a chance to take a night off from cooking and support area restaurants, and visitors a chance to experience the best of Jersey City dining.  Hosted by the Jersey City Restaurant Association, the 4th annual ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - A new café with a focus on not only providing the highest-grade coffee and baked goods, but also offering a cool and hip community gathering space has opened its doors on Jersey City’s West Side. Three Thirds Café is situated in ground floor retail space in the 3 Acres luxury ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ — Shake Shack is coming to Jersey City. On Tuesday, the Historic Downtown Special Improvement District (HDSID) announced that the popular burger chain plans to open at 95 Christopher Columbus Drive, near the Grove Street PATH Plaza. An exact date is not yet known. Launched ...

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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 ...

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SKITTLES® Gummies, STARBURST® Gummies, and LIFE SAVERS® Gummies are being recalled due to the potential presence of a very thin metal strand embedded in the gummies or loose in the bag, announced Mars Wrigley Confectionery US, LLC. The recall was initiated after the company received reports from ...

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