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August 4, 2022

PATERSON, NJ - Senior citizens in Paterson are invited to attend City Green’s “Senior Day” at the Veggie Mobile at Lou Costello Park on Tuesday, August 9th from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm. The Paterson Division of Senior Services will be at the Veggie Mobile registering adults aged 60 years and older ...

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PATERSON, NJ – Mayor Andre Sayegh joined members of the Al-Khawald family to cut the ribbon on the newest restaurant in Paterson’s Palestine Way on Tuesday. The family of nine siblings fled to Jordan from Syria in 2012 and received visas to come to the United States in 2016. “Today we’re here to ...

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Lavender Shortbread Cookies sold nationally at Target stores are being voluntarily recalled, announced J&M Foods. The recall was initiated after a select number of cookies were erroneously packed with Chocolate Chip Cookies.  The packaging doesn't list the possible allergen. Some people ...

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The recall of Jif products has prompted Fresh Del Monte to recall fresh cut fruit and vegetable products containing ready-to-eat Jif peanut butter packs. The peanut butter within the packs has been recalled due to the potential presence of Salmonella contamination. Salmonella is an organism that ...

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Jif® peanut butter products sold in the U.S. have been recalled due to potential Salmonella contamination, announced The J.M. Smucker Company.  Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened ...

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SKITTLES® Gummies, STARBURST® Gummies, and LIFE SAVERS® Gummies are being recalled due to the potential presence of a very thin metal strand embedded in the gummies or loose in the bag, announced Mars Wrigley Confectionery US, LLC. The recall was initiated after the company received reports from ...

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PASSAIC COUNTY, NJ – Passaic County’s annual Restaurant Week is set to kick off on Monday with nearly three dozen restaurants and dining venues presenting a catalog of limited-time, prix fixe menus for lunch and/or dinner between through Sunday, May 22. “Restaurant week is a great opportunity ...

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Turkey Hill Chocolate Marshmallow Premium Ice Cream has been recalled from shelves due to an allergy alert, announced the company. The ice cream may contain undeclared peanuts, they said People who have an allergy to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ -  Ferrero U.S.A. is voluntarily recalling its Kinder ® Happy Moments Chocolate Assortment and Kinder ® Mix Chocolate Treats basket, because the product may be contaminated with Salmonella Typhimurium. Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal ...

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Continental Mills has recalled one lot of Great Value Buttermilk Pancake and Waffle mix due to possible foreign material contamination, announced the FDA. According to the recall, fragments from a cable used to clear the processing lines were discovered in a limited amount of product. The ...

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Approximately 440 cases of Original Hash Brown Patties from Cavendish Farms Corporation have been recalled because they may contain undeclared wheat, announced the FDA. People who have allergies to wheat or celiac disease run the risk of serious allergic reaction if they consume this ...

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PATERSON, NJ – Paterson Mayor Andre Sayegh used International Women's Day to honor local entrepreneur Jessica Sillaro, owner of The Bread Gal Company, for her dedication and committment to the community.  “We celebrate a woman-owned business during Women’s History Month on International Women’s ...

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SILVER SPRING, MD - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is investigating consumer complaints of Cronobacter sakazakii and Salmonella Newport infections, officials announced last week. All the cases are reported to have consumed powdered infant formula produced from Abbott Nutrition’s Sturgis, ...

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Wish-Bone® Thousand Island and Chunky Blue Cheese Dressings have been recalled due to undeclared egg in the product, announced Conagra Brands, INC.  The egg in the product was not declared on the label, the company stated. The impacted products are identified below: Wish-Bone® THOUSAND ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - With extreme cold still with us, today is a good day to bake. Try Macculloch Hall's recipe for gingersnap cookies. Mrs. Macculloch (1783-1863) had several recipes for gingerbread, but this is the only gingersnap recipe, and they are delicious! Gingersnaps are a healthy ...

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Lidl branded frozen chopped spinach is being recalled due to the potential contamination of Listeria Monocytogenes, announced Frozen Food Development. According to the FDA, Listeria monocytogenes, is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or ...

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Amy's Kitchen has initiated a voluntary recall of the Vegan Organic Rice Mac & Cheeze due to a potential allergen, announced the FDA. The product could have a trace amounts of milk, which was not declared on the product label, they said.  The recalled product contains the following "Best By" ...

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PATERSON, NJ – Something is cooking at one of Paterson's preeminent non-profits. On Friday, Oasis, a Haven for Women and Children, announced that they hired a new chef, Edgar Medina. Medina brings over 33 years of culinary experience to his new post and has worked in restaurants since 1989, ...

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Margherita Meats, Inc has recalled approximately 10,990 pounds of ready to eat pepperoni products due to the possible presence of Bacillus Cereus, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has announced. Bacillus Cereus, according to FSIS, is ...

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Baking during the holiday season a great way to spend time with family. However, the CDC says not to taste or eat unbaked cookie dough or batter. According to health officials, the raw eggs in dough and batter can make you or your loved ones sick. Raw or lightly cooked eggs can ...

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CLIFTON, NJ - Clifton's City Green, a 501(c)3 urban farming and gardening organization, has been awarded $500,000 by the USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture to support the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) statewide nutrition incentive program, The Garden State Good ...

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Select Country Time Lemonade, Tang, Arizona Tea and Limited Kool- Aid powdered drinks have been voluntarily recalled due to potential presence of foreign matter, specifically small pieces of metal or glass, announced Kraft Heinz. The drinks include those with the "Best When Used By" dates ...

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NEW JERSEY– With Thanksgiving just a few days away, remember to be safe when cooking your turkey. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), food handling errors and inadequate cooking are the most common problems that lead to poultry- associated foodborne disease ...

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CLIFTON, NJ - City Green will host their third annual Thanksgiving Farmers Market on Sunday, November 21st from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM at the City Green Farm-Eco Center, 171 Grove St in Clifton! This very special farmer’s market event will feature City Green’s farm-fresh fall produce along with ...

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Tastykake multi-pack cupcakes and other desserts are being voluntarily recalled due to the potential presence of tiny fragments of metal mesh wire, announced Flowers Foods, Inc. According to the FDA, a vendor notified the company of the possible contamination. The recalled products, which were ...

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PATERSON, NJ- Daniel Cabrera cut another red ribbon as he opened up his restaurant Cafecito on Park Ave. on Saturday. With a restaurant already in Prospect Park, the Cabrera finally, already known as leaders in the small business community in Paterson, opened yet another business closer to their ...

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Parent's Choice Rice Baby Cereal, which is manufactured for Walmart, has been recalled after the FDA found a sample from three production lots tested above the guidance for naturally occurring inorganic arsenic, announced the company. The specific Parent’s Choice Rice Baby Cereal 8 oz lots being ...

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PASSAIC COUNTY, NJ - Passaic County Restaurant Week is back! From Monday, October 11th through Sunday, October 17th more than 15 local restaurants and dining venues offering a variety of cuisines are presenting a catalog of limited-time, prix fixe menus for lunch and dinner. “Restaurant week ...

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WASHINGTON — Nestlé USA Inc., of Schaumburg, IL, announced Sunday it is recalling approximately 27,872 pounds of frozen DiGiorno Crispy Pan Crust pepperoni pizza due to misbranding and undeclared allergens, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — An Indiana company is recalling over 59,000 pounds of stuffed chicken products that may be contaminated with Salmonella, and mistakenly appear to be ready-to-eat, but need to be fully cooked, according to the USDA. Read the full press release: Serenade Foods, a Milford, IN ...

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