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Trader Joe’s Recalls Applesauce Due to Possible Presence of Glass Pieces

February 27, 2017

WESTFIELD, NJ — Trader Joe’s announced Sunday that the company was voluntarily recalling the following unsweetened apple sauces in all stores because of the potential presence of glass pieces in the product:

Trader Joe's First Crush Unsweetened Gravenstein Apple Sauce barcode 00015905, all codes through “Best before Aug. 8, 2018.”
Trader Joe's Organic ...

Mayor, Scotch Plains Officials Cut Ribbon at Red, White & Que Smokeshack

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Scotch Plains Mayor Al Smith, Township Manager Al Mirabella, Deputy Mayor Llewellyn Jones and Councilman Ted Spera cut the ribbon for the official opening of Red, White & Que Smokeshack on Route 22 West next to Bowcraft.

The eatery has done brisk business selling smoked brisket, pulled pork, BBQ chicken and mac & cheese for the past ...

Support "The Cannoli Doctor's" Relay for Life Team on Wednesday

FANWOOD, NJ -- This Wednesday from 5-8 pm help support Ela Ryan's Relay for Life Team by eating at Nick's Pizza, 42 South Martine Ave.  in Fanwood. 10% of all proceeds will be ultimately be donated to the American Cancer Society.

An employee at Nick's, Ela has become known as the "Cannoli Doctor" for helping Nick's revamp its entire ...

Foodies: Fanwood Memorial Library Will Present Eight Flavors: The Untold Story of American Cuisine on Sun, Feb. 26

FANWOOD, NJ -- Sarah Lohman will discuss her new book Eight Flavors: The Untold Story of American Cuisine on Sunday, Feb. 26 @ 2:00 p.m. at the Fanwood Memorial Library. Her book offers a unique culinary history of America based on long-forgotten recipes and explains how eight flavors changed the way we eat.

Ms. Lohman is a “historical ...

Podcast: Award-Winning Chef C. J. Reycraft, Jr., Owner of Butcher Burgers in Westfield

WESTFIELD, NJ — Join host Mike Cohen for TAPInto Westfield’s second podcast, featuring C.J. Reycraft, Jr., award-winning chef and owner Butcher Burgers in Downtown Westfield.

In April 2016, Reycraft won the prestigious International "Chef of the Future" Award from Academy of Gastronomy for his restaurant, Amuse. 

To listen to our previous podcast, click ...

The Legendary Wolfe Tones at Molly Maguires in Clark, March 8

CLARK, NJ -- The Wolfe Tones, Ireland’s legendary folk group, will appear at Molly Maguires in Clark on Wednesday, March 8.

Thrilling crowds from Ireland to Australia and continents in between, The Wolfe Tones will play over 50 years of music, as they give an Irish history lesson as only true Irish storytellers can. They will keep you on the edge of your seat as they take you ...

Valentine's Day: Say It With Ice Cream

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- If you're looking for something other than flowers or a standard heart-shaped box of chocolates to give your special someone on Valentine's Day, how about a cake that says "Be Mine" from Rocko's Ice Cream?

"The cakes come in a 4-inch size for $9.95 and 6-inch size for $14.95," explained Brandon Watterson of Rocko's, who will ...

Super Bowl Brings Business to Scotch Plains-Fanwood Businesses

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Super Bowl brings a boom to businesses that cater to football fans and casual observers.

Local eateries offered specials throughout the day for parties and smaller groups watching the NFL's biggest contest.

"The Super Bowl is always a big day for us," said Rob Watterson of Nick's Pizza, where many of the pizza and 6 ft. hero orders were called ...

Super Sunday at Mara's Fanwood on Feb. 5

Are you ready for some football?

Mara's Café & Bakery Fanwood is hosting a Super Party for the Big Game on Sunday, Feb. 5th featuring All You Can Eat Wings for $10.00 per person!

The New England Patriots are set to take on the Atlanta Falcons live from Houston, Texas. The Halftime show will feature a performance by Lady Gaga.

Whether you are an football fanatic, ...

Breakfast Fundraiser to Support SPFBL Cooperstown Team on Feb. 26 at Applebees - Clark

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Scotch Plains-Fanwood Baseball will host a Flapjack breakfast Sunday, Feb. 26, at Applebee’s of Clark (1255 Raritan Road, Clark) to support the league’s 12U Cooperstown Tournament teams during the Summer of 2017.

Breakfast served anytime between 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Meal includes: pancakes, eggs, sausage, and a choice of ...

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Flapjack Breakfast Fundraiser Sponsored by Westfield UNICO will Support Veterans and Military

February 26, 2017

UNICO of Westfield is proud to sponsor a Flapjack Fundraiser to benefit our veterans and active military through Bonds of Courage. Bonds of Courage is a non-profit public charity that provides a network of support services to troops, veterans and military families. The services provided include job, health, family and finances.

The event will be held at Applebee's, 1255 Raritan Road, ...