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Meatless Monday Recipe: Preppy Cookbook Zucchini Pie

July 24, 2017

WARREN, NJ - Since its release in 2013, the Preppy Cookbook has become a favorite around here. After swooning over every morsel at Picnic in Ridgewood, as well as the other restaurants at which Christine Nunn was the chef, and knowing her CIA background I was expecting some fairly complicated recipes involving techniques that could best be explained with copious amounts of ...

Get Ready Watchung: Mt. Carmel Fair Set For July 12-15

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Mt. Carmel fair starts Wednesday and excitement is brewing for what is a main highlight and summertime tradition in Berkeley Heights. The four night carnival kicks of on Wednesday, July 12 and runs through Saturday, July 15. Local residents and guests can expect nothing short of a good time at the Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel.

This long ...

Patrons React to Colorado Café Closure

WATCHUNG, NJ – The Colorado Café, known for more than two decades for its country line dancing and mechanical bull, officially closed its doors earlier this week, the announcement coming as a both a shock and disappointment to those who frequented the Watchung establishment.

In a July 3 message posted on their Facebook page, Colorado Café management and staff notified ...

North Plainfield Community Day, Farmers Market Set For July 8

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - North Plainfield Community Day is set for Saturday, July 8 at West End School.

 

The festivities begin at 4 p.m. with free face painting and bounce houses for children, two concerts featuring the Barbara Harley Band and Jersey Shades capped off with a fantastic firework display. 

 

Earlier in the day, check out the farmers market from 9 a.m. to 2 ...

Closing of Colorado Cafe in Watchung Stuns Patrons: Redeem Gift Certificates and Save Photos Before it's Too Late

WATCHUNG, NJ - The Colorado Cafe has a new message on its Facebook page Wednesday addressing outstanding gift certificates and alerting patrons to save photos before the Facebook page is terminated. The Colorado Cafe, a local landmark at 154 Bonnie Burn Road, has closed its doors, according to a posting on the Facebook page on July 4.

The new message ...

Colorado Cafe Closes in Watchung

WATCHUNG, NJ -- The Colorado Cafe, a local landmark at 154 Bonnie Burn Rd., Watchung, has closed its doors, according to a posting on the country-themed dance hall's Facebook page. Little information was provided in the post as to why the nightclub was shutting its doors forever after more than two decades:

CLOSED
We are closing our doors forever.

THANK YOU!!!

For the ...

Weekend Events to Entertain the Family Include Visiting Vineyard of Watchung Hills Grads

Summer is breezing by with July 4th just around the corner. There are a lot of festivals and fairs taking place this weekend in honor of Independence Day including live music and cruise night. The weather is expected to be beautiful, so plan to stay outdoors all weekend long.

Live Music at Beneduce Vineyards

If you love wine and good music, you must make it a point to visit Beneduce ...

WHRHS Alumni Visit Warren for Career Exploration Day at Watchung Hills

WARREN, NJ – Graduating seniors at Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) had the opportunity to meet and learn from more than a dozen working professionals at a Career Exploration Day, Tuesday, June 13 at the school.

Among the professionals were keynote speakers Michael Beneduce, Class of 2004, and his sister,Justen Beneduce, Class ...

Seafood Festival in the Pines to Benefit the Maximilian Foundation this Saturday from Noon to 6 p.m.

STAFFORD - The Manahawkin Elks Lodge #2340 is presenting the Seafood Festival in the Pines to benefit the Maximilian Foundation this Saturday, June 17 from 12 to 6 p.m.  There will be plenty of crabs, clams, a fish fry, fish tacos, scallops, hot dogs and more.  

From 1 to 3 p.m. Shorty Long and the Horns will provide entertainment.  The Dankstesr will perform from 4 to 6 p.m.

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