Food & Drink

June 24, 2021

UNION, NJ — A special meeting of Union’s Planning Board took place on June 10 to determine whether to approve a pending application for drive-thru service to an existing business in the Route 22 center island. A resolution was approval by the Planning Board to allow Sticky’s Finger Joint to move ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — There was a ribbon-cutting Monday in celebration of Scream Truck's Grand Opening of its first headquarters in Springfield. The company launched in June 2020 as a premium ice cream delivery service in Westfield, and has since announced operation in Mountainside, Scotch Plains, ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ — The newest restaurant in Springfield celebrated its grand opening Friday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The franchise 30 Burgers has established its newest location at 200 Route 22, in the center island directly across from Autoland. Springfield Mayor Chris Weber was ...

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NEW JERSEY- The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced a recall of Nestle Lean Cuisine Baked Chicken meals for “possible extraneous materials, specifically pieces of white hard plastic.” The baked chicken meals were produced and packaged on September 2, 2020 with a “Best Before” date of ...

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NEW JERSEY -- A new program called Sustain and Serve NJ has been launched by the NJEDA that enables struggling New Jersey restaurants to prepare meals that would be distributed to nonprofit organizations to feed for needy residents. Sustain and Serve NJ is a COVID-19 relief effort that helps ...

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CRANFORD, NJ — A Toute Heure, a mainstay restaurant of Cranford since 2007, announced Friday evening that it has permanently closed. A thank you and farewell email was sent to its email subscribers, which read, "We have been blessed and honored to serve our loyal customers and the community of ...

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NEW JERSEY — Since Tropical Storm (or Hurricane, depending on the news outlet) Isaias has taken out power to 20 percent of Essex County, thousands have been left with no refrigeration.  FoodSafety.gov has a chart for determining how long foods will stay fresh and usable after a power ...

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