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Food & Drink Top Stories

August 16, 2022

Approximately 5,760 cases of Capri Sun Wild Cherry Flavored Juice Drinks have been recalled due to diluted cleaning solution that was inadvertently introduced to the product line, announced Kraft Heinz. The issue was discovered after the company received several consumer complaints about the ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — Plainfield’s loss is Westfield’s gain when it comes to a restaurant offering authentic Mexican cuisine. La Bendita is moving from its now closed location in Plainfield to Quimby Street in Westfield. A formal opening is scheduled for Monday, Aug. 15, according to Downtown ...

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NEW JERSEY — For many who call the Garden State home, summer tastes like the first bite of a ripe, juicy Jersey tomato plucked fresh from a roadside farm stand or local farmers market. But for every delicate tomato dripping with flavor we devour on the spot or place ever so carefully in our ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ — Food is a deep part of many peoples’ spiritualities that is often shared with family and friends. From the farmers who till the land to produce it, to the miles and hours it travels from distribution to kitchen and finally to plate, food has a spirituality all its own.  The Union ...

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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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Natreve's Vegan Protein Powder French Vanilla Wafer Sundae flavor is being voluntarily recalled due to trace amounts of undeclared milk, announced the company. The recall is due to a manufacturing production error. One illness has been reported to date, said the company. The affected products ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ — From July through September, it is the prime time to pick your own peaches right here in New Jersey.   Lucky for Morris County residents, there is a local farm in Chester that offers daily peach crop picking. You can pick them directly from the tree. Check online for daily ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — Plainfield's Office of Emergency Management, headed by Fire Director Kenneth Childress, is launching a Safe Exchange Campaign beginning Friday, June 17, to provide locations for parents and guardians to safely exchange baby formula due to the national formula shortage. Donations of ...

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NAPERVILLE, IL — Wilton Industries, Inc. of Naperville, Illinois is initiating a voluntary national recall of select lots of Rainbow Chip Crunch Sprinkles And Rainbow Sprinkles Mix. Although the product label does indicate that it may contain milk, this recall is being conducted because some ...

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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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