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Girl Scout Cookie Alert: Spotted at Starbucks on Bloomfield Glen Ridge Border

March 24, 2019

GLEN RIDGE, NJ - Local Girl Scouts are currently at Starbuck on Bloomfield Ave. on the Glen Ridge Bloomfield border on Sunday morning March 24.

The enterprising young women are expected to be there for a few hours, but if cookies sell out, they'll pack up.

Cookie afficienados should head out the door soon. 

Troops wishing to advise of their cookie sale locations can do so ...

Recall Alert - Metal Pieces Found in Tyson Chicken Strips

WASHINGTON - Approximately 70,000 pounds of Tyson Foods, frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strips may be contaminated with pieces of metal, announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). The recall was initiated after two consumer complaints were received.

The frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strips that are being recalled were produced on November 30, ...

Halal Brother's Pizzeria Open for Business on Preakness Ave. in Paterson

PATERSON, NJ - On Tuesday, in recognition of the large community’s assimilation and contributions locally, the Paterson City Council voted unanimously to rename a portion of Union Avenue “Bangladesh Boulevard.”

Just days later, four Bangladeshi entrepreneurs removed any doubt as to whether the South Asian nation’s Diaspora has truly adopted American culture by opening ...

Pillsbury Unbleached Flour Recalled Due to Possible Contamination

Pillsbury Unbleached All-Purpose 5 lb Flour has been voluntarily recalled by parent company, Hometown Food Company. The company initiated a limited, voluntary recall on two lots of the flour due to possible Salmonella contamination. 

According to the company, two specific lot codes may be contaminated. Roughly 12,245 cases of impacted Pillsbury® Unbleached All Purpose ...

Owners of Michaels in Nutley Open The Brook Tap House in West Caldwell

WEST CALDWELL, NJ — The Conforti family, owners of Angelonis in Caldwell and Woodridge as well as Michaels in Nutley, is currently hosting a soft opening of the highly anticipated gastropub The Brook Tap House now located at 811 Passaic Avenue in West Caldwell. 

"We will start out this week with a limited menu with select picks from Chef Nick Conforti ...

Nutley Coffee With a Cop Friday March 29 at Plaza Bakery

NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley Police Department will hold a 'Coffee with a Cop' event on Friday March 29. Plaza Bakery 39 Franklin Ave, Nutley will host Nutley's finest from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

'Coffee with a Cop' is a national program that started in Hawthorne California in 2011. 

Changes in American culture, including the vast number of people who ...

Limited Jars of Victoria Marinara Sauce Recalled Due to Mislabeling

Victoria Marinara Sauce, with a "best by" date of March 6, 2022 is being voluntarily recalled, said parent company B&G Foods in a press release. According to the company, the product may contain cashew allergens that are not declared on the product's ingredient statement.

The issue was discovered after the company received a consumer complaint alleging a cashew allergic ...

9-Year-Old New Jersey Resident to Compete on FOX’s "MasterChef Junior"

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Matthew Smith, a 9-year-old Livingston student with talent enough in the kitchen to stand opposite Gordon Ramsay, will appear on Season 7 of “MasterChef Junior” on FOX when it premieres on March 12 at 8 p.m.

Smith said his interest in the culinary arts began quite early in life. His aunt gifted him a chef’s jacket at 4 years old, and ...

3 Kids Cereal Recalled Due to Undeclared Gluten

MORRISTOWN, NJ - EnviroKidz Choco Chimps, Gorilla Munch and Jungle Munch cereals have been recalled for  containing undeclared gluten (wheat and barley), announced Nature's Path Foods.

“Making healthy, nutritious, organic food is our passion,” says Arjan Stephens, Executive VP of Sales & Marketing at Nature’s Path. “This failure to meet ...

Rutgers Tapping into Beer, Wine Sales to Fund Athletic Scholarships

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - For all the fans that sat through Rutgers University home football game during the recent 1-11 season, the university has struck on a plan that will allow those loyal followers to drown their frustrations a bit more while also helping the team.

The university athletic program today announced that it will expand beer and wine sales at the venues it manages and use the ...


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