Saturday, February 16, 2019

Giant Food Company Goya Dishes Out $20,000 Scholarships

As we find ourselves in a country politically divided, there is one thing that often unites Americans. That is, charitable giving. Whether it’s for hurricane-disaster relief or donating coats...

Food Giant Emeril Lagasse Opens His First NYC Restaurant

When speaking of uber-famous Chefs, Emeril has to be on your short list.  Emeril Lagasse who became a house hold name in the 90's on the Food Network, where...

Book your Table for NYC Winter Restaurant Week

Do you have a case of the winter blues?  January can be a bit sad after the holiday madness comes to an end.  If you're a foodie like me,...

Wegmans ready to Build its First Supermarket in NYC

BROOKLYN, NY The Rochester, New York-based Supermarket chain with a cult-following will open its first NYC supermarket on Flushing Ave in the Brooklyn's Navy Yard.  The 74,000 sq ft store...

NYC will Officially Ban Styrofoam Products starting January 1st, 2019

(New York City) Today, Mayor de Blasio announced that the city’s styrofoam ban will go into effect on January 1, 2019.  Essentially, this means that stores, food service businesses and manufacturers...
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30 (Not Your Average) Pumpkin Recipes

Hoboken, NJ I don’t know anyone that doesn’t like pumpkin in some way. They can be used to make sweet or savory dishes, you can carve them and even eat...

JAM Burger of Garfield Celebrates their One Year Anniversary

Garfield, New Jersey  (10 Miles from GWB) JAM Burger, located at 87 Passaic Street in Garfield, New Jersey has carved out quite a niche in their first year of business.  They...
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Fall Produce Tips, Looking Beyond the Pumpkin.

Fall is officially here and thus begins the harvest season of a huge variety of vegetables and some fruits. You can find many of the items listed below year...

The Foodie Pic of the Day

Braised Short Rib Taco from #GoaTaco at Smorgasburg in Prospect Park, Brooklyn.  Image by #ChefHelen Smorgasburg, in partnership with Prospect Park Alliance, presents Smorgasburg Prospect Park, which offers a range of cuisines...
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Simple Ideas for Using Extra Fruits and Vegetables this Summer

It’s summer time and fresh fruit and veggies are in abundance. Often the best deals are for large amounts leaving you with more than you can consume before they...

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Interview with Maria Kosdan, Gallery Director at PRIME Gallery

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Tiny LES Shop Has the Best V-Day Dessert This Year

Yes, please. This delightful ice cream cone for Valentine's Day 2019 is at 'Stax Ice Cream'. @staxicecream has a new V-Day special which is absolutely perfect...