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West Orange Restaurant Week Hits its Midpoint; Participating Restaurants & Menus Included

November 30, 2016

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The first annual West Orange Restaurant Week, sponsored by the West Orange Downtown Alliance, the West Orange Public Relations Commission and the West Orange Chamber of Commerce, is now in full swing and will continue through Saturday.

The following is a current of participating restaurants that will offer prix fixe menus and specials for residents and ...

West Orange Scholarship Fund Hosts Successful 'Master Chef' Fundraiser

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Members of West Orange's school and local community gathered in the Tarnoff Cafeteria at West Orange High School (WOHS) on Nov. 18 for the Mountaineer Master Chef competition, all in an effort to benefit the Principal's Scholarship Fund. The event was also sponsored by the West Orange Scholarship Fund and underwritten by Sodexo.

The evening featured five teams ...

Gratitude is Theme of 2016 West Orange Chamber of Commerce Thanksgiving Luncheon

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange Chamber of Commerce hosted its 2016 Annual Community Thanksgiving Luncheon at Mayfair Farms on Wednesday, where more than 100 members of the community mingled over food and drink. Guests participated in a 50/50 raffle with proceeds benefiting the West Orange Food Pantry at Holy Trinity and won door prizes.

Master of Ceremonies Ken Baris hosted ...

Burn Center at Saint Barnabas Warns of the Dangers of Deep Fried Turkey

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Although many find it a delicious tradition, deep-frying a turkey can be dangerous, according to the staff at the Saint Barnabas Medical Center Burn Center.  

According to the National Fire Protection Association, deep-fryer fires are responsible for five deaths, 60 injuries, the destruction of 900 homes and more than $15-million in property damage each ...

West Orange High School MasterChef Competition Friday Expected to “Cook Up” a Great Time

WEST ORANGE, NJ – Excitement is building for this year’s West Orange High School MasterChef competition, and there are still a few spaces remaining to come out and enjoy the evening while supporting the Principal’s Scholarship Fund.

The five-judge panel for the competition has been announced to include: Chef Gagner, WOHS Culinary Teacher; Jesse Jones, Professional Chef, ...

Chef Bryan Gregg to Expand “Tastes” Brand in West Orange as Acclaimed "Escape" Retires

WEST ORANGE, NJ – Chef Bryan Gregg recently announced an expansion of his “Tastes by Bryan Gregg” brand, which launched in September as a small plates served at Wine Legend in West Orange.

Gregg said Tastes would be expanding its bites to include large plates as well for a full dining experience and will also increase special chef dinners and ...

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'Tis The Season to Enjoy 'Off Peak' Pricing for Weddings and Special Events at Legendary Destination

The Grand Summit Hotel in prestigious Summit has been synonymous with high-end social events for more than 145 years. Long considered to be among the most prolific food and beverage programs in North Jersey, the culinary program strives to stay ahead of the latest trends under the direction of Executive Chef Charles Burke.

It has been an industry secret for years, that the best deals can be ...