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Sunny Skies for MayFest Street Fair in Maplewood on Sunday

May 23, 2017

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - On an absolutely lovely Sunday, the Annual MayFest Street Fair, sponsored by the Springfield Avenue Partnership, drew hundreds of people of all ages to Springfield Avenue.

Adults were able to enjoy the wide assortment of products being sold by the various vendors, as well as live entertainment, and a wide range of food and drink for sale.

Children focused on the petting zoo ...

South Orange Rotary 'Happy Hour for Charity' on June 15

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - The South Orange Rotary will host "Happy Hour for Charity" on June 15 at the Reservoir Restaurant (106 West South Orange Avenue) in South Orange from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. 

This Happy Hour will be to honor CEMFNJ - Childrens Emergency Medical Fund of Mew Jersey, an organization which provides advocacy and medical services, as well as supplies and support ...

New Location for Maplewood Farmer's Market this Season

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - When the Maplewood Farmers Market opens for its 23rd season on Monday, June 5, it will be in a new location. The market will be moving from the Indiana Street Municipal parking lot to 1848-1852 Springfield Avenue between Yale and Oberlin Streets, according to an update from the Township of Maplewood, which sponsors the market.

According to the update, advantages of ...

Maplewood’s Annual MayFest Street Fair Returns to Springfield Avenue this Sunday

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – Maplewood’s annual MayFest Street Fair returns to Springfield Avenue this Sunday, May 21, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The fair runs along Springfield Avenue in Maplewood from Indiana Street to Rutgers Street. This annual family-friendly event includes a variety of activities for kids from pony rides and a petting zoo, to face painting and crafts.

Vendors ...

Hundreds Attend Second Annual South Orange Food Stroll and Pub Crawl

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - The second annual South Orange Food Stroll and Pub Crawl, which was sponsored by Natalie Farrell of Weichert  Realtors and hosted by the South Orange Village Center Alliance (SOVCA), was held on Sunday evening, May 7.

The festivities began at the SOVCA booth on Sloan Street, where participants received their wristbands and ...

Common Lot in Millburn Takes Prize for Best New Resturant

HAMILTON, NJ - Common Lot of Millburn was named Best New Resturant on Saturday at the Garden State Culinary Awards. The original candidate list was released in February, and then the top three vote-getters in each category were announced in April. The candidates are voted on by about 100 independent judges from around the state - journalists, food writers, cookbook authors and other culinary ...

The Halal Guys Open in Union

UNION, NJ – A ribbon cutting ceremony took place Friday afternoon at The Halal Guys new restaurant located at 2317 Route 22.

“It’s a pleasure to be in this town,” said Franchise owner Khattab Abuattieh.  “We have felt nothing but welcomed.”

Union Mayor Suzette Cavadas, Committeemen Manuel Figueiredo and Clifton People, Jr. and Union Fire Chief Mike ...

New Houdini Pizza Laboratory in Fanwood Serves Magic on a Plate

FANWOOD, NJ — Harry Houdini had the rare ability to make the impossible seem effortless and became the greatest magician of all-time. The new Houdini Pizza on South Avenue in Fanwood shares this level of commitment and a remarkable flavor for life with the illusionist. 

The original Houdini Pizza opened in Ridgewood, Queens, not far from Houdini's final resting place. It ...

TAPinto Travels: Where to Eat in Coney Island

Spending the day in Coney Island? Here's where to eat:

Nathan's Famous

No trip to Coney Island is complete without a stop at Nathan's Famous. Stop at the original location that has been on Surf Avenue for over one hundred years, or take a break from beach activities to visit the one on the boardwalk. The line will be long, but the wait for just the right hot dog and ...

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