Fanwood's Annual “Celebrate Fall” Arts & Crafts Fair Takes Place on Sun, Sept. 10

August 20, 2017

FANWOOD, NJ -- The Annual “Celebrate Fall” Arts & Crafts Fair will be held at the Fanwood Train Station on Sunday, Sept. 10. The event will feature artisans selling and displaying their original work and will be open to the public from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Visitors will find a wide variety of items such as, paintings, sculpture, ironworks, metal works, ...

Scotch Plains-Fanwood Readies to Celebrate the Great American Eclipse on Monday

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- All across the country, hotels, restaurants and other businesses are planning celebrations of the “Great American Eclipse” on Monday, August 21. Libraries, planetariums and countless bars -- especially those with rooftop decks -- are hosting eclipse viewing parties and offering Blue Moon beer specials. 

The eclipse, which will be visible ...

Darby Road Hosts PAL Fundraiser on Sun, Aug. 20

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Darby Road will host PAL Day on Sunday, August 20, from 11:00 a.m. onward in the Pub and Beer Garden to benefit the Scotch Plains/Fanwood PAL.

"Darby Road has long supported the Scotch Plains-Fanwood PAL, and thought we would help them out by donating part of the proceeds from our Beer Garden on Sunday," said Joe Mortarulo, owner of Darby ...

Jam Kancer in The Kan to Hold Summer Jam event on Sat, Aug. 19, at Darby Road

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Jam Kancer in The Kan Foundation will hold its inaugural Summer Jam fundraising event on Saturday, August 19, at Darby Road (450 Park Ave., Scotch Plains), beginning at 11:00 a.m. when the restaurant opens.

Darby Road will donate 20% of its revenue that day/night back to the Foundation. In addition to food and drink specials, there will be Kan Jam ...

Darby Road Will Host Outdoor Dining at Scotch Plains Hedge Property on Weekends in August

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- As the Township of Scotch Plains seeks to take advantage of its so-called Hedge Property, Darby Road has emerged as the first local merchant to rent the use of the area and will utilize it as an outdoor beer garden on weekends in August.

"It will be similar to the World Cup Soccer event that we hosted in the past," Darby Road owner Joe ...

“Jersey Fresh” Farmers’ Market Vouchers Available for Seniors

UNION COUNTY, NJ - Income-eligible senior adults will be able to obtain free vouchers to purchase “Jersey Fresh” fruits, vegetables and herbs at local Farmers’ Markets in Union County. 

The vouchers are funded by the State of New Jersey Farmers’ Market Program, through the Union County Division on Aging and Disability Resource Connection in the Department of Human ...

Veteran Chef Joseph Mattos Joins The Fanwood Grille

FANWOOD, NJ – Customers are welcomed to a mouthwatering aroma the moment they walk into the Fanwood Grille (34 South Martine Ave., downtown Fanwood). In the morning, bacon and eggs fill the air. Around noon, the smell of sizzling burgers attract hungry customers

The grille's menu features traditional breakfast foods, including omelets, pancakes, and the ever-popular ...

Scenes from The Scotch Plains Farmers Market

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Scotch Plains Farmers' Market is one of the best and most popular open-air markets in the area. 

The market runs through November. Our popular open-air market is celebrating its 25th year in 2017. The carefully chosen vendors offer an engaging variety of fresh grown local produce, delicious baked goods, and gourmet-style food ...

Celebrate National Ice Cream Day at Rocko's on Sun, July 16

FANWOOD, NJ -- Sunday, July 16, is National Ice Cream Day!

In observance, Rocko's Ice Cream in Fanwood will sample its newest flavors and will also offer one free topping or a free slushy with any ice cream purchase.

"National Ice Cream Day is a major holiday at Rocko's," says Brandon Watterson, manager of Rocko's, which recently ...

Scotch Plains Farmers Market Continues This Weekend

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Scotch Plains Farmers' Marketplace continues this weekend in the Municipal Lot (430 Park Avenue).

This week, the market welcomes Matt Conver and his team from Cherry Grove Organic Farm in Lawrenceville, NJ. The farm offers a wide variety of 100% Organic vegetables, flowers, and herbs. This week's produce selection includes arugula, beets, ...

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Morano Gelato Introduces Later Evening Hours

August 12, 2017

WESTFIELD, NJ -- Morano Gelato is staying open later to serve you!  We open at noon and stay open until 10.30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and 10 p.m. on Sunday through Thursday.  

This morning we whipped up fresh batches of lavender, Persian vanilla (with saffron, cardamom and rosewater), cannolo Siciliano (Sicilian cannoli), ...