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Vine Ripe Markets in Westfield Offers Quality, Service, Tradition and a Uniquely Enjoyable Shopping Experience

May 8, 2018

WESTFIELD, NJ — Vine Ripe Markets, an independent grocery store on North Avenue in Westfield, is not your typical supermarket. For owner Frank Bruno, the son of a cop and a teacher, it’s a dream come true.

 “It was a life-long dream,” Bruno said. “I envisioned the American dream as being a small business owner.”

Bruno, father of Frankie (10), ...

Tour Mountainside’s Gardens on June 9 and Benefit the Historic Committee

 

MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ – Love gardens and never get enough of them? Then mark the calendar for Saturday, June 9, the date for the Mountainside Restoration Committee’s “Tour of Mountainside’s Gardens.” 

This Garden Tour is the third Biennial Tour of its kind and had been extremely popular in the past. The Committee has lined up six extraordinary private ...

Ribbon Cutting Marks Official Opening of Embassy Suites in Berkeley Heights

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ – The wait is finally over, Embassy Suites by Hilton Berkeley Heights opened its doors with an official ribbon cutting on Tuesday.

The hotel actually had a soft opening last week, but on Tuesday, May 1, Mayor Bob Woodruff wielded a huge pair of scissors and cut through the big red ribbon in front of the hotel’s main entrance, alongside Shane Connell, ...

Northside Kitchen Wins ‘Best Bite’ at Westfield’s Sandwichfest

WESTFIELD, NJ — Northside Kitchen’s fried chicken sandwich beat sandwiches from nine other local restaurants to win “Best Bite” by popular vote at Sandwichfest Sunday. Northside Kitchen is located at 760 Prospect St. in Westfield.

More than 400 ticket holders each had a chance to taste 10 sandwiches and vote for their favorite, according to Rory Chadwick, one of ...

Video: ‘Sandwichfest’ in Westfield this Weekend Will Benefit Local Charities

WESTFIELD, NJ — This Sunday, from noon until 4 p.m., head to The James Ward Mansion in Downtown Westfield to taste sandwiches from some of the area’s best-loved restaurants and vote for your favorites.

Proceeds from the event will go to Greta’s Run (benefiting people with special needs) and A Birthday Wish (benefiting children in foster care).

Participating restaurants ...

Rock ‘n’ Joe’s in Westfield May Re-Open Next Week, Owner Says

WESTIFELD, NJ – Rock ‘n’ Joe’s in Downtown Westfield is tentatively set to re-open next week following an electrical fire on Saturday, according to owner Lincoln Chaudry.

The small fire was caused by an electrical short in the ceiling. According to Chaudry, the fire department needed to break through part of the wall and the ceiling to find the spark before dousing ...

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Mountainside Elks are Serving Swedish Meatballs over Noodles Wednesday Night, May 16

May 15, 2018

DON'T WANT TO COOK TONIGHT, WEDNESDAY, MAY 16?

LET MOUNTAINSIDE ELKS LODGE #1585 DO THE COOKING

Menu:  Swedish Noodles over Noodles

Salad, Bread and Dessert

Adults:  $10.00

Children 6 to 12:  $5.00WE

Children Under 5:  Free

Mountainside Elks Lodge #1585

1193 Route 22 East

Mountainside, NJ 07092

Doors open at 5 p.m.

Dinner is served at 6 ...