Food & Drink

June 21, 2019

PARAMUS, NJ – A family-friendly food truck festival will roll into town on Sunday at Garden State Plaza offering an afternoon of live music, children's activities,  and, of course, great eats. The Paramus Food Truck Festival will run from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Nordstrom parking lot of Garden ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Several local, county and state officials were among the many attendees at the official launch of The Anthony Bourdain Food Trail at Hiram’s Roadstand in Fort Lee. After his death a year ago, the food trail - which highlights 10 New Jersey restaurants that Bourdain featured on ...

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Pillsbury Best 5 lb Flour has been recalled by Hometown Food Company. The company initiated a voluntary recall on approximately 4,600 cases of Bread Flour due to the potential presence of pathogenic E.Coli. There have been no reports of any illnesses associated with this recall, said the ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ – ShopRite is among the stores alerting its customers today to a recall of an unbleached white flour sold in its stores. Using purchasing information gleaned from customers' "Price Plus" cards, ShopRite is using robo-calls to inform those who may have bought the product. The ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ – LT Bar & Grill, the latest restaurant created by renowned French chef Laurent Tourondel, will join the dining offerings at The Shops at Riverside next spring. The restaurant is set to open during the third and final phase of the Shops at Riverside’s multi-million dollar ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – A food truck event to benefit the Paramus Friendly Neighbors Food Pantry will be held on June 9. "Music & Food Trucks...Cops & Librarians" will begin at 5 p.m. at the Raymond R. Wells Paramus Rotary Bandshell behind the Paramus Public Library, 116 E. Century Road. The ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ – Looking to “create a positive and fun experience for the community,” a team of Glen Rock ladies put together a new summer program, Second Sundays, to begin this Sunday, June 9. “I am thrilled to once again have an open-air market focusing on local and sustainably sourced ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ – Looking to “create a positive and fun experience for the community,” a team of Glen Rock ladies put together a new summer program, Second Sundays, to begin this Sunday, June 9. “I am thrilled to once again have an open-air market focusing on local and sustainably sourced ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – A food truck event to benefit the Paramus Friendly Neighbors Food Pantry will be held on June 9. "Music & Food Trucks...Cops & Librarians" will begin at 5 p.m. at the Raymond R. Wells Paramus Rotary Bandshell behind the Paramus Public Library, 116 E. Century Road. The ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – The L.E.A.D. Fest Carnival kicks off Thursday night at Westfield Garden State Plaza. This year’s carnival will run from May 30 to June 9 in the mall’s parking lot and feature food, over two dozen rides, a midway and several special unlimited ride ticket deals. On weekdays, hours ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – Sticky's Finger Joint, a popular New York City-based fast casual chicken finger chain, opened its first location in New Jersey at the Outlets at Bergen Town Center. To mark its grand opening, Sticky's will offer $1 baskets of their staple dish of chicken fingers over fries for $1 ...

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FLEMINGTON, NJ – Aldi supermarkets have announced a recall of flour sold in its stores that may contain E. coli bacteria. The recall applies to “Bakers Corner All Purpose Flour” which the supermarket chain sold in 11 states, including New Jersey. The flour affected by the recall was sold in a ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – Paramus may become the latest town to ban single-use plastic bags, joining a growing movement across the country aimed at promoting sustainability and reducing litter. At its May 21 meeting, the borough council voted 5-0 to introduce an ordinance to not only prohibit businesses ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – Callahan’s will keep on truckin’ at Van Saun County Park this summer. As of Thursday, one of the Norwood restaurant’s food trucks will be back at the park, right outside the entrance of the zoo, serving up its famous deep-fried hot dogs.  “We are so excited to be starting our ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ – White Manna has the best burger in New Jersey, according to a newly released ranking. In its “Best Burger in Every State” list, The Daily Meal wrote:  "A New Jersey legend, White Manna one of the last remaining diner-style burger joints that arose in the tradition of White ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – Facebook is treating everyone on Friday in celebration of the launch of its “Birthday Stories” feature. In order to mark the occassion, the social media company partnered up with 50 bakeries across the country to offer complimentary treats. In New Jersey, free goodies will be ...

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PARAMUS – When the Paramus Farmers' Market opens next month, there will be some new vendors, as well as many returning favorites, setting up shop for the 2019 season. The weekly market kicks off May 29 and will be held every Wednesday through Oct. 16 from 2 to 7 p.m. in the north parking lot at ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J. -- Mondelēz Global LLC announced a limited voluntary recall in the United States of certain Chewy Chips Ahoy 13oz cookies. This voluntary recall is being conducted because of the potential for certain product to contain an unexpected solidified ingredient. Some reports of ...

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PARAMUS, NJ -- The Paramus Elks 2001 is hosting a special Breakfast with the Easter Bunny tomorrow, Sunday April 14 from 8:30am-12:30pm. It will be held at the Paramus Elks 2001 Lodge at 200 Route 17, behind Raymour and Flannigan.  The event will raise money for a various of Elks programs.

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A limited amount of Muse wet cat food, Natural Chicken Recipe in Gravy in three-ounce cans has been recalled, announced Nestle Purina PetCare Company. The product could contain rubber pieces that are translucent yellow with a blue backing, which may present a potential choking hazard, they ...

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PARAMUS, NJ -- Stew Leonard’s will open its first ever Garden State grocery store this fall at Paramus Park Mall. At a groundbreaking ceremony Friday morning, local officials, as well as Stew Leonard’s executives, cheered the occasion with champagne glasses filled with milk. Dubbed as “the ...

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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 ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Whole Foods Market is voluntarily recalling various prepared food items in eight states after Satur Farms recalled baby spinach due to a potential contamination of Salmonella. According to the FDA, Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections ...

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PARAMUS, NJ -- It’s all about chocolate, food and fun at The Chocolate Expo, America’s largest chocolate festival, on Sunday, January 27, 2019, at the Westfield Garden State Plaza in Paramus, NJ, where guests can enjoy delectable indulgences from 10am until 7pm. Local, regional and international ...

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TRENTON – The U.S. Food & Drug Administration and Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention have announced that their agencies have narrowed down the source of contaminated romaine lettuce at the heart of a recent outbreak of E. coli 0157:H7, and that no New Jersey-grown lettuce is connected ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – Want to get a taste of the best restaurants in Bergen County? Then this event is for you! The New Bridge Medical Center Foundation presents the 10th Annual "A Taste of Bergen" 6 p.m. Monday, November 12 at The Venetian, 546 River Drive, in Garfield, featuring celebrity chef Chris ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – Want to get a taste of the best restaurants in Bergen County? Then this event is for you! The New Bridge Medical Center Foundation presents the 10th Annual "A Taste of Bergen" 6 p.m. Monday, November 12 at The Venetian, 546 River Drive, in Garfield, featuring celebrity chef Chris ...

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HACKENSACK, N.J. -- The Hackensack Police Department met had an unexpected visitor to their “Coffee with a Cop” this morning. Knicks Power Forward and Center Kristaps Porzingis was grabbing his morning cup of Joe at the Starbucks on Essex Street when he stopped to pose for a picture with Officer ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ – The heat wave which began yesterday is expected to last through Thursday evening, and Bergen County Executive Jim Tedesco has responded by officially opening several cooling centers throughout the county to help residents stay cool this week. The Bergen County Administration ...

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It’s the start of the new school year, which means new teachers, a bunch of homework assignments and the never-ending dilemma of what to include to make a healthy and safe school lunch. The USDA has provided a common sense list of ways to protect students and teaching faculty.  “As a mother, I ...

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