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NJ Business & Industry Supports Laws to Assist Restaurants

Suffering from Covid Crackdown The New Jersey Business & Industry Association strongly supports a legislative package before an Assembly Committee today that aims to help restaurants and small businesses suffering from the economic fallout of COVID-19. NJBIA Vice President of Government Affairs Chris Emigholz said the bills would address some of... Read more →


Center City Fit Free Skate Presented by Rothman Orthopaedics Need some outdoor exercise this winter? We've got just the thing at Dilworth Park. Every Tuesday from 12 - 1 p.m. now through February 28, adults can keep active outdoors at the Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink with complimentary admission and skate rental.... Read more →

How to do grocery shopping during the pandemic, explains Hani Zeini

(CNBNews)(January 11, 2021)--Grocery shopping is of utmost significance during the pandemic. Various questions are hovering in people's minds regarding safe shopping avenues. Keep in mind that there is a deep interrelation between Covid-19 and food packaging. Water droplets disseminate coronavirus. In this scenario, people are cautious regarding their grocery shopping because... Read more →

Food Distribution for Those in Need

Camden County has partnered with Touch New Jersey to bring FREE food distribution to those in need throughout Camden County. Drive-up only. Must wear a mask and practice social distancing. Charles J. DePalma Public Works Building 2311 Egg Harbor Road, Lindenwold, NJ, 08021, United States Read more →

CNB BUSINESS NEWS: Big Rube Comes to Thomas Murphy's Tavern, Gloucester City

Derek Timm | Special to CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (January 10, 2021)--A few weeks ago Thomas Murphy's Pub, 157 SOUTH BURLINGTON STREET, teamed up with one the guys who made Mitchell and Ness a global brand and is known as a fried chicken aficionado. SEE FULL MENU Thomas Murphy's Pub 157... Read more →

Staying Healthy in 2021

(CNBNEWS)(January 8, 2021)--It has always been important to maintain a healthy lifestyle, and if 2020 reminded the world of anything, it's how vulnerable people can be. With being stuck at home for the majority of last year, perhaps your health routine took a stumble, but now you're ready to get back... Read more →

Swine Meat & Bird’s Nest Containers Seized

Release Date: January 7, 2021 JAMAICA, N.Y. — U. S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists at John F. Kennedy International Airport seized more than 20 lbs. of swine meat and 30 containers of edible bird’s nests from a passenger arriving on a flight from China. On January 4, a... Read more →

Newark's Customs and Border Protection Kicks Off New Year Seizing "Bush Meat"

Bushmeat is meat derived from non-human primates ~CBP January 5, 2021 NEWARK, N.J. — U. S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists at Newark Liberty International Airport seized nearly 9 lbs. of meat from a passenger arriving on a flight from Ghana. The passenger, an United States citizen, declared the... Read more →

Several South Jersey ShopRites will Distribute Vaccines to Healthcare Workers

January 04, 2021 ShopRite announced today that 39 select pharmacies in New Jersey are set to administer COVID-19 vaccines to healthcare workers as part of its partnership with the state of New Jersey, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).... Read more →

Speranza Italian Restaurante 50% Off Coupon

Speranza wood-fired italian restaurante $15 For $30 Worth Of Italian Cuisine Business Highlights Wood-fired pizzas Apps, signature salads & sandwiches Savory Italian entrees Gelato bar Business Details Gloucestercitynews.net files Mon-Sat 11:30am-9pm : Closed Sun Note: Due to COVID-19 impacts, please contact merchant directly for updated hours. http://www.speranzaristorante.com http://www.speranzaristorante.com/?fbclid=IwAR3kGN-OHBpHbdqIPwYRJPd9iwlbvrTpKztDwJNZukq0WHGp7DRFo6KIIMg Business Details dinner... Read more →

Five Crucial Factors to Consider When Betting on the NFL in Neutral Venues

(CNBNews)(December 29, 2020)--Technically speaking, sporting events hosted at neutral venues should give all participating teams an equal chance of winning. But that’s hardly the case as a court or home-field advantage still exists. While the weather can be a factor affecting performance, jet lag is hardly an issue since all teams... Read more →

Break-In at BOTTLESTOP Liquor Store, Gloucester City, Early Christmas Day

Gloucestercitynews.net files (GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ)(December 26, 2020)(CNBNews)--Gloucester City Police are investigating a burglary at The Bottleshop Liquor Store, 56 Crescent Blvd., that occurred early Friday morning, December 25. Lt. Steve Burkhardt, the spokesman for the City Police Department, said, "On December 25 at 1:41 AM officers responded to The Bottlestop for... Read more →

The Top Ten Foodpreneurs

London, United Kingdom, Dec. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- If there’s one thing that we as human beings can’t live without, it’s food and drink. Fortunately for us in the age we live in, there is an abundance of both - with a plethora of options to choose from. The food... Read more →

FSIS Public Health Alert: Beware of Roasted Chicken Wings from China

WASHINGTON, Dec. 19, 2020 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for raw frozen New Orleans -Roasted Chicken Wings products imported and labeled with a false USDA mark of inspection. A recall was not requested because the known affected product... Read more →

Bon Appetit: 5 Most Exotic Dishes You Have to Try

(December 21, 2020)--Have you ever been to a restaurant that serves exotic food? If not, you should definitely go to one. You can also buy frozen exotic food from stores that sell exotic parts of animals and cook it in your home. You don’t have to worry if you don’t know... Read more →

CONSUMER ALERT: Multi-state Outbreak of Listeria Infections linked to Deli Meats.

CDC, public health and regulatory officials in several states, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA-FSIS) are investigating... Latest Outbreak Information At A Glance Reported Cases: 11 States: 3 Hospitalizations: 11 Deaths: 1 Since the last update on October 23, 2020, one ill person was added... Read more →

‘Hoagie Joe’ Mangano Succumbs at age 90, Owner of Gloucester Cold Cuts

Joseph A. Mangano Joseph A. Mangano “Joe” on November 25, 2020 of Deptford, formerly of Gloucester. Age 90. Loving husband for 65 years of Jean F. Mangano (nee Palumbo). Beloved father of Josephine Mangano. Cherished brother of Josephine Polizzi (the late George), Dorothy Bonadies (the late Joseph), Rita Lawson (the late... Read more →

Importance of healthy drinks during the pandemic: Marc Mitchel Ravenscroft opines

(December 2, 2020)--The pandemic and the subsequent restrictions have allowed us to explore our culinary skills since traveling, ordering foods from restaurants, or visiting eateries became limited due to a sense of fear. There is much emphasis on the importance of a nutritious diet during the pandemic, as the food we... Read more →

Pennsylvania Governor Bans Thanksgiving Eve Alcohol Sales in Bars/Restaurants

By Christen Smith | The Center Square (The Center Square) – Pennsylvania officials banned alcohol sales at bars and restaurants on Thanksgiving Eve, traditionally one of the industry’s biggest nights of the year, as COVID-19 cases surge. The Department of Health said Monday nearly 12,000 new cases emerged over the last... Read more →

How to support local businesses during this difficult time

(November 24, 2020)--This year has been an exceptionally hard one all around. Large numbers of businesses have been forced to close for an extended period of time due to lockdowns and other restrictions across the globe. Local businesses, in particular, have suffered as they don't have the same infrastructure as global... Read more →


Share Tweet Forward to a Friend Enjoy Wintertime Traditions Safely at Dilworth Park Philadelphia’s premier wintertime activities at Dilworth Park are opening in phases with new safety protocols in accord with City, State and CDC guidelines. CCD and our Dilworth Park business partners have implemented increased health safety procedures throughout the... Read more →

Archdiocese of Philly Holiday Food Drive

PHILADELPHIA, PA (Nov. 18, 2020)--Nutritional Development Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia (NDS) is hosting its annual Holiday Food Drive to help stock the shelves of over 50 food cupboards located throughout the five-county metropolitan area and to benefit those who do not have access to nutritious sustenance. Due to COVID-19,... Read more →

NJ COVID-19 Rules for Bars and Restaurants

Last Updated: 11/12/2020 Food or beverage establishments may open, including restaurants, bars, cafeterias, and food courts, as well as all holders of a liquor license with retail consumption privileges. All restaurants, bars, clubs, and lounges that serve food and drink must close their indoor premises for business by 10 pm each... Read more →

Mondelez Bakery in Fair Lawn Closing after 60 Years; Will Impact 600 Employees

Gottheimer Strongly Urges Company to Reconsider Mondelez International, Inc. is a global snacking company, selling biscuits, gum, candy, chocolate, and powdered beverages in over 165 countries, with brands such as Oreo, Nabisco, Cadbury, Trident and Tang. In 2015, Mondelez began to modernize its manufacturing lines at their U.S. biscuit plants, including... Read more →

*Gloucester Township Police Food Drive

THANK YOU to those who have donated to our Gloucester Township Police Thanksgiving Food Drive! The food pictured is only a small portion of our donations so far ! There is still time plenty of time to donate to our 2020 GTPD Food Drive! We are accepting canned food and non-perishable... Read more →

Consumer Alert: Wegmans Beef Culinary Stock Recalled

WASHINGTON, Nov. 12, 2020 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for beef stock products that were not presented for import re-inspection into the United States. A recall was not requested because it is believed that the affected product is... Read more →

Holiday Treats: 5 Best Holiday Desserts That You Should Try Now

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(Nov. 12, 2020)--It’s the holiday season! It’s the season of giving and receiving, a season of eternal joy and celebration, and, of course, a time of sincere thanksgiving. It is that time of the year where we put our best foot forward to prepare the best celebration yet. Are you excited... Read more →

Gov. Murphy Shutting Down the Economy Again

By Kim Jarrett | The Center Square (The Center Square) – New restrictions on businesses announced by Gov. Phil Murphy on Monday will devastate some, according to the director of a New Jersey business group. The new restrictions require restaurants to remain closed between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. but allows... Read more →

Discounts for Service Members and Veterans on Veterans Day

source American Legion The American Legion released information regarding discounts for veterans and service members for restaurants, retail outlets and recreational opportunities for Veterans Day, Nov. 11. While these have been verified, check your local franchise to be sure that they are honoring the discounts and for more information. These will... Read more →

NJ Prohibits Single Plastic Bags and Paper Bags; Law the Strongest in US

TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy today signed S864, which prohibits the use of single-use plastic and paper bags in all stores and food service businesses statewide. This bill is a significant step to reduce harm and pollution that these products cause to our environment. “Plastic bags are one of the most... Read more →

Guy Fieri Facts You Need To Know

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(Nov. 1, 2020)--Guy Ramsay Ferry or mostly known as Guy Fieri is a unique personality known best for his appearance on shows related to food. Even though being a widely known personality, most people only know him through internet memes. Especially the younger generation, who have seen him through funny videos... Read more →

New Treats And Traditions For Your Little Goblins

(NAPSI)—With in-person trick-or-treating in question these days, many Washington parents are re-thinking ways for their children to celebrate Halloween. If going door-to-door is not an option, consider these ideas by lifestyle expert Ashley Todd (@ashleyjtodd), who has teamed up with Delta Dental of Washington to offer parents some fun candy and... Read more →

Supporting Local Businesses: Pennsylvania's Most Exciting New Openings

There are plenty of new openings to look forward to in Pennsylvania (Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 28, 2020)--It's never been more important than now to champion our local entrepreneurs. Thankfully for us Pennsylvanians, we have plenty of fresh businesses to choose from. Whether you're after a night at the casino, a cake, and a... Read more →

Cooks Are Helping to End World Hunger

Cooks Who Feed is giving people a simple way to take on world hunger this holiday season TORONTO, Canada – (October 27, 2020) – Everyone has food waste, even if we try to be mindful about our purchases and how much we are preparing. While we may all account for a... Read more →

3 Things You Need for Your Patio

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 20, 20200--When you are looking to transform your patio from an empty slab of concrete or decking into the perfect outdoor space, there are a few things that you should get. Such things will help you create the sort of space perfect for hanging out with family or hosting some... Read more →


SUSTAINING HUNDREDS OF JOBS AND DELIVERING NEEDED FOOD TO NEWARKERS IN 60 DIFFERENT LOCATIONS In six months of operations, NWK has reopened dozens of local businesses and become a model of community investment, supported by investments from the City of Newark, private companies and philanthropists Newark, N.J. – October, 2020 –... Read more →

Hashish Concealed in Nigeria Seashells Seized in Baltimore

BALTIMORE – Sally surely wasn’t selling these seashells down by the seashore. Customs and Border Protection officers in Baltimore encountered a unique concealment method when they discovered hashish hidden inside seashells that arrived in air cargo from Nigeria on September 30. Baltimore CBP discovered hashish concealed inside these seashells. CBP agriculture... Read more →

New episode of Ms. Magazine’s On The Issues

with Michele GoodwinPodcast explores the ongoing fight for the Equal Rights Amendment—and what’s at stake in the elections The episode is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and MsMagazine.com. On the Issues with Michele Goodwin is a new issues- and policy-focused podcast featuring feminist analysis, insightful conversations and exciting guests. This... Read more →

Mayor DeBlasio's Continued Shut Down of New York City Restaurants Is Killing their Businesses

Almost 90 percent of New York City restaurants failed to make rent in September By Sarah Downey | The Center Square (The Center Square) – Just days before New York City restaurants were set to resume indoor dining at limited capacity, a new industry survey reports that close to 90 percent... Read more →

How to replace and install new kitchen sink – Complete guide

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(October 8, 2020)--Kitchen sinks are your forever helpers to keep your kitchen clean by sparkling bowls and platters. They add a visual character to the kitchen with a bright faucet and shiny sink on a smooth countertop. You must not compromise over sink appearance and functionality to undermine kitchen outlooks. These... Read more →

Boost Your Immunity Year-Round With Vitamin C-Rich Frozen Strawberries

(NAPSI)—As greater importance is placed on building strong immune systems these days, nutrients such as vitamin C are gaining in popularity. According to the Office of Dietary Supplements, fruits and vegetables are the best source of vitamin C. Getting your vitamin C from food helps the body absorb the vitamin better... Read more →

What are the reopening rules for bars and restaurants in New Jersey?

What precautions or policies must they take? Eating Out; Stay Safe Last Updated: 09/21/2020 Food or beverage establishments may open, including restaurants, bars, cafeterias, and food courts, as well as all holders of a liquor license with retail consumption privileges. Establishments must follow appropriate mitigation requirements detailed in the Department of... Read more →

These seasonal vegetables have secret effects on the body. Be sure you eat them + recipes!

(September 26, 2020)--From the juiciness of strawberries in summer to the earthy goodness of pumpkins in the fall, there’s something special about eating fruit and vegetables that are in season. As well as being environmentally friendly, seasonal produce is more nutritious and has a greater depth of flavor. It’s also a... Read more →

How are memory care communities in Pennsylvania providing care during Covid-19?

(September 22, 2020)--A person who has dementia may face a lot of problems daily. It can range from confusion, difficulty in doing daily chores, difficulty communicating, and apathy. It is a mental state of illness that requires critical attention with the utmost care. The pandemic situation has added fuel to this... Read more →

Tips for Saving Your Money while Shopping

(September 21, 2020)--From your daily meals to different purchases, a big chunk of your money goes to shopping. Especially now that shopping is one tap away, adding items to your cart seems to be easier than ever. However, you want to be smart in every purchase you make. This means, your... Read more →

Camden County Free Food Distribution Dates

Camden County has partnered with Touch New Jersey to bring FREE food distribution to those in need throughout Camden County every Friday at 10:30 AM. Drive-up and walk-up options available. Must wear a mask and practice social distancing. Computers will be available at the food distribution events through September for people... Read more →

Does CBD Help Anxiety?

(SEPTEMBER 19, 2020)--There is no end of stress in human life. Whether you are appearing for an interview, about to sit for an exam, having a personal problem or financial crisis, the body responds to all the stress in your life in the form of anxiety. Anxiety is the constant feeling... Read more →

Camden City Organization Receives $290,000 Federal Grant

Initiative aims to help city residents become urban gardeners, farmers – and leaders of Camden’s transition to sustainable, just food (CAMDEN CITY, N.J., Sept. 18, 2020) The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded a major grant to a Camden community group for its local farming and healthy food initiative. The... Read more →

Albert J. DiSalvio, Sr, of Bellmawr, Heart Transplant Recipient, Master Chef known for his Sunday Gravy

Albert J. DiSalvio, Sr. BELLMAWR NJ (September 15, 2020)----Albert J. DiSalvio, Sr., passed suddenly on September 13th, 2020, of Bellmawr, NJ. Age 62. Beloved husband of Regina (nee Gmaz). Devoted father of Kathleen Coluzzi (Matthew), Rosemary DiSalvio (Elijah), and Albert DiSalvio Jr. (Emily Kaschak). Loving grandfather of Willow, Paisley and Paige.... Read more →

Attention Maple Shade Residents: “Fill the Truck Event & Competition” Tuesday

Tuesday, Sept. 15 between 5:30pm & 8:30pm Maple Shade Food Bank “Fill the Truck Event & Competition” Donate the most items and win: 1st Place Prize of $1000, 2nd Place Prize of $650 and 3rd Place Prize of $350 Sponsored by: the Maple Shade Police Chaplain Association (non-profit), the Maple Shade... Read more →