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El Toro Loco Grand Opening Fiesta in Bloomfield Center Dec. 15, 16

December 9, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Margaritas will be on tap this weekend when 'El Toro Loco' celebrates their grand opening in Bloomfield Center. Billed as a 'Modern Mexican Kitchen,' the restaurant has a major influence from the Lone Star State. 

The fun begins at 11 a.m. on Saturday and continues until 1 a.m. Sunday, then everyone does it all again on Sunday.

The full menu of Mexican ...

Indoor Farmers Market in Maplewood on Sunday for 'Terra Madre Day'

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - On Sunday, Dec. 9, from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. Slow Food Northern New Jersey will be hosting a special indoor farmers market at The Woodland (60 Woodland Rd.) in Maplewood in honor of "Terra Madre Day."

According to Slow Food Northern New Jersey's website, this newly added market is to recognize Terra Madre Day, which is officially Dec. 10, and ...

Controversial Montclair Ice Cream Shop with the 'Sexualized' Logo, Permanently Closes

MONTCLAIR, NJ - After nearly a year in business, the embattled Dairy Air ice cream company, has permanently closed its doors.

Located at 521 Bloomfield Ave, Dairy Air came under fire for having, what residents called, a "sexualized" logo. 

Shortly after opening in 2017, the ice cream shop encountered problems with many Montclair residents, who took to social media, ...

Introducing NJ Flavor!

Welcome to NJ Flavor, the newest section on

Here we’re exploring tastes of the Garden State with stories and videos about the foods we love, from the hottest trends to hidden gems, the stories behind our favorites, destinations, awesome ingredients, events and festivals and, of course, great recipes.

This is the second franchise for owner Jackie Lieberman, who ...

Hackensack Riverkeeper Partners With Brewery 'Alementary' For Clean Water

HACKENSACK, NJ - In a perfect example of “You can’t have one without the other” city-based microbrewery The Alementary spent much of this past November supporting Hackensack Riverkeeper’s mission to ensure clean, plentiful water for all – including the making of craft beer. During that time, a portion of the proceeds from every pint of Hackensack Lager sold ...

Throwback Thursday: 85 Year Old Nutley Resident Wins Annual Tomato Contest at Nutley Farmers Market

NUTLEY, NJ - Nutleyite Domenick Scutti, 85, is practically unstoppable. He has the secret to growing the largest tomato and is not giving it up.  Scutti has won five out of six years in the township’s annual Biggest Tomato Contest. This year’s contest was held Sunday, Aug. 26 at Nutley’s Farmers Market in the Ciccolini parking ...

Pasta with a Side of Christmas Carols at Brookdale Reformed Church Saturday

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Brookdale Reformed Church on Bellevue Avenue invites the community to gather with friends for 'Pasta with a Side of Christmas Carols' this Saturday afternoon starting at 4 p.m. and continuing into the evening 

This Saturday's gathering is a part of a series of food-centric events at the church that, according to Rev. Susan Dorward are "breaking down ...

Have Breakfast with Santa and the Nutley Fire Department Sunday from 8 to 12:30 at KofC

NUTLEY, NJ - Santa, and his helicopter, may have left Nutley for the North Pole, but confidential sources told us that the big guy himself will be back in Nutley Sunday for the Nutley Fire Department 'Pancake Breakfast.'

Each year, Santa slips away from the North Pole to visit Nutley for this annual event. Santa will be available for photos, and to listen to children's ...

Chestnuts Will Be Roasting on an Open Fire in Nutley this Sunday

NUTLEY, NJ - Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, cider, and doughnuts, are all a part of Nutley's annual tree lighting celebration this Sunday in the center of town. 

The celebration starts with music programs at John H. Walker Middle School at 5:30 p.m., The fun spills out onto Franklin Ave. where revelers will find horse drawn cart rides, chestnuts, and more music. With ...

Pack 22 Pancake Breakfast at St. Thomas Church in Bloomfield this Sunday

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The scouts of pack 22 invite everyone to join them for a pancake breakfast Sunday Dec. 2 at St. Thomas Church's Hereon Hall.

The fundraiser breakfast includes pancakes, sausage, juice, and coffee. Breakfast will be served from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Children under 5 are invited to eat for free. children and seniors are $5 each, and adults are $8 each. 

Hereon Hall is ...


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