Is The Anti-Gluten Frenzy About To Be Countered By A Pro-Wheat Comeback?

April 20,2017
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Ridgewood NJ,Americans at one time lived their lives utterly unconcerned about the gluten in their diets. But an anti-gluten craze that erupted in the last decade has become so prominent that it spawned a $16-billion-a-year industry.

Gluten became branded as the enemy of good health, bestselling books scared the public […]

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Extreme couponing helps Virginia woman feed the hungry


Lauren Puryear literally took her quest to feed the hungry to the extreme.

The thousands of coupons she has clipped, along with others donated to her cause, are paying off, primarily in urban centers in Baltimore and Washington, D.C.

Coupons have helped the 29-year-old Virginia resident and New Jersey native from Union County put […]

By |March 27th, 2017|business and finance|0 Comments


Customers are welcomed to taste, learn and explore from an Italian artisan showcase
March 16,2017
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Ridgewood NJ, Kings Food Markets (Kings) is excited to take its customers on an authentic culinary journey through the regions of Italy with an eight-day tasting and entertainment event called Piazza Italia, beginning March 31. The exclusive […]

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Sommelier reveals why you should ALWAYS choose the cheapest wine from the menu at restaurants

Sommelier reveals why you should ALWAYS choose the cheapest wine from the menu at restaurants (and the reason will surprise you)

Restaurants know diners will buy wines in the second or third cheapest slot
Sommelier Mark Oldman says best value wine is often the cheapest on the list
He said wines one above the cheapest will have been […]

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017 05:51PM
A New Jersey college gave students a new way to learn about the world around them, but it was not for those with a weak appetite.

Aleena Andrews was among hundreds of students and staff at the College of New Jersey who tasted crickets for the first time Tuesday.

“Kind […]

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Purple Foods Fighting Cancer?

February 27,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, What do purple foods, coconut and spiralizing have in common? They are the top 2017 food trends according to your local food market, Kings Food Markets and

Purple Everything- The color means that ingredients contain strong level of anthocyanins, which have been shown to fight […]

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Ridgewood’s Piccolo Bistro Italian Offering Special Pricing

February 24,2017
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Ridgewood NJ, Piccolo Bistro, 29 Chestnut St., Ridgewood is offering special pricing of $25 per person Sunday through Thursday. For details The off  is on a 3-course Prix-Fixe menu .

Executive Chef, Giancarlo Borletti specializes in a fine contemporary Mediterranean cuisine. His sustainable and vanguardist style of cooking adds […]

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Jersey Mike’s Subs Opens Ridgewood Location

February 13,2017

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Ridgewood NJ,  Jersey Mike’s Subs, known for its fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs, opened in Ridgewood on February 8. Franchise owners Bradford Fritts and Steve Korman held a grand opening and free sub fundraiser from Wednesday, February 8 to Sunday, February 12 to support the bell tower at Ridgewood High […]

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NOVO in Ridgewood offers a Winter prix fixe every Sunday through Thursday

February 8,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, Today we are pleased to announce our Winter prix fixe every Sunday through Thursday: an appetizer, entree, and a dessert for $29.95 per person! Call us at 201-444-4910 or click here to make your reservation now:

37 Chestnut St
Ridgewood, New Jersey
Call (201) 444-4910

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The Pearl in Ridgewood Celebrates 6 years

January 28,2017
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Ridgewood NJ, the Pearl located at 17 S Broad St, Ridgewood, NJ 07450, Phone: (201) 857-5100 celebrated its 6th anniversary.

On their Facebook page they posted, “Wow! Six years already! Thank you so much to all of our loyal, wonderful customers. We couldn’t have made it this far without each […]

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