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Weight Loss Goals: How to Lose Weight And Live a Healthier Life

Losing weight and living healthier requires making changes to your diet, exercise, and lifestyle habits. Be patient and focus on progress over perfection. Small, consistent changes to daily habits can translate to big improvements long term. Consider the following as you work to achieve this goal. Combat Belly Fat Many people remain unaware of magnesium's effect on belly fat. Magnesium may help reduce belly fat by enabling the complete digestion of food and proper absorption of nutrients, preventing excess calories from being stored as fat. It balances hormones like insulin that regulate fat cell storage and release while allowing insulin... Read more →


Please join Maple Shade Police, Chaplains, and First Responders on Tuesday, November 14th from 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM to help donate food for the Maple Shade Food Bank. All who donate will receive one free water ice compliments of the Maple Shade Custard Stand! Address/Location Maple Shade Township Police Department 200 N Stiles Ave Maple Shade Township, NJ 08052 Contact Emergency: 9-1-1 Non-emergencies: 856-234-8300 Read more →

How to Save Money by Shopping From Thrift Stores

In an era where the cost of living seems to be ever-rising, savvy shoppers are turning to thrift stores as treasure troves of affordability. Shopping secondhand doesn't just save money; it's a sustainable and environmentally conscious choice. Treasure Hunting with Purpose Thrifting is an art, and successfully shopping at a second-hand store begins with a clear purpose. Whether you're on the lookout for clothing, furniture, or household items, having a specific list of what you need helps you stay focused and avoid impulse purchases. This way, you ensure that your thrift store finds serve a purpose in your life, preventing... Read more →

Mt. Ephraim Fire Dept. Hoagie Sale Sat. 9 AM to ?

MOUNT EPHRAIM, NJ (NOV. 10, 2023) --Don't miss out on the hoagie sale held by the Mount Ephraim Fire Department on Saturday, November 11, starting at 9 AM sharp. Act fast and reserve your hoagie by sending a direct message to the Fire Department's Facebook page or by calling the firehouse at (856) 931-6532. If you can't get through to us, leave your order details along with your full name and phone number. Remember to hurry, as the hoagies will be sold out fast! Details: - Purchase table on the James Street firehouse entrance at 9 AM - $6.00/hoagie -... Read more →


INSPIRED UNDERGROUND LATE NIGHT RAMEN BAR CHIKA IN RITTENHOUSE SQUARE Philadelphia, PA - Glu Hospitality and partners Derek Gibbons and Tim Lu introduce Chika, a subterranean late night ramen bar inspired by the cult sci-fi classic movie Blade Runner. Chika, which is a Japanese word for basement, brings together a fusion of food, drink and design. Glu has tapped the trinity of replicants to bring this new dystopian experience to life - Chef Dean Leevongcharoen (food), Michael Ego (drink) and BOXwood Architecture and Design Firm (design). The goal is to attract fun eclectic groups of people who can feel they... Read more →

Some of the Best Breakfast Restaurants in SJ

Dorothy Philbin | CNBNews GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (October 30, 2023)(CNBNews)--Station 97.3 ESPN recently listed the 25 restaurants in South Jersey that offer the most delicious breakfasts. Several are in our area and definitely worth the time and trip. Here are the restaurants close to us. Lamp Post on Little Gloucester Rd in Clementon. Sharky's on Somerdale Rd in Blackwood. Blair Mountain Biscuit on the Black Horse Pike in Blackwood. Chubby Chick's Cafe on Little Gloucester Rd in Blackwood. Meadows Dinner on the Black Horse Pike in Blackwood. The Eagle Diner on Blackwood-Clementon Rd in Pine Hill. Phily Diner on the... Read more →

How to Spot and Prevent the Hidden Dangers in Your Kitchen

The kitchen is often considered the heart of the home, a place where delicious meals are prepared, memories are created, and families gather. However, it's also a place where hidden dangers can lurk, waiting to cause accidents or health issues. From sharp knives to contaminated food, your kitchen can pose risks if not properly managed. In this article, we'll explore how to spot and prevent these hidden dangers, ensuring that your kitchen remains a safe space for everyone. Knife Safety Sharp knives are indispensable tools in the kitchen, but their utility is paired with a potential for danger. To ensure... Read more →


FOR FIRST FALL EDITION WITH 40+ RESTAURANTS OFFERING PRIX FIXE MENUS FOR LUNCH AND DINNER Newtown Square, PA - Foodies and dining adventurers take note! Main Line Today Restaurant Week returns for the first-ever fall edition, from November 5 to November 18th. The 14-day culinary celebration showcases the talents of top chefs, restaurants and purveyors in Montgomery, Delaware, and Chester counties. The region’s burgeoning restaurant community joins forces with Main Line Today and local businesses including Chase Bank to promote the culinary offerings that make the Main Line and western suburbs such a diverse and rich dining destination. Over 40... Read more →

“Cooking Safety Starts with YOU"

Glassboro Fire Department and State Farm remind residents, “Cooking Safety Starts with YOU Fire Prevention Week. State Farm is teaming up with the Glassboro Fire Department and the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®) to promote this year’s Fire Prevention Week™ campaign, “Cooking Safety Starts with YOU. Pay attention to fire prevention.” This year’s campaign, which runs Oct. 8-14, works to educate families about simple but important steps they can take to keep themselves and others safe. “Cooking fires are the leading cause of U.S. home fires and home fire injuries,” said Lorraine Carli, NFPA VP of Outreach and Advocacy. “This... Read more →

5 Simple Ways to Desirably Boost Your Nutrition!

Nutrition and well-being go hand in hand, explaining why it is essential to consume nutrient-rich foods. These foods usually contain low saturated fats and are rich in minerals and vitamins. Despite these benefits, not everyone can include these nutrient-dense meals. So, how can one identify nutrient-dense foods? How to Identify Nutrient-Dense Foods Nutrient-dense foods have high levels of nutrients per calorie. To identify these foods, it is essential to check the Nutrition Facts Label and read all the ingredients listed before buying any food item. Alternatively, one can check if a food item has the American Heart Association heart-check label.... Read more →

Rutgers Holding a Food Business Basics Service For Early Stage Entrepreneurs

The Food Innovation Center at Rutgers is having a Food Business Basics session for early-stage entrepreneurs on Thursday, November 2, 2023, from 8:00 am – 5:30 pm at the Rutgers Eco Complex, 1200 Florence Columbus Road, Bordentown, NJ 08505. Food Business Basics is a unique opportunity for food entrepreneurs to learn critical aspects of entering or growing their business in the prepared food and beverage industry. Attendees will be in front of movers and shakers working in the industry, who will give advice on how to create, commercialize, market, and sell in this competitive market. On this day, there will... Read more →


Runnemede's Fall Food Truck Festival

SAVE THE DATE! RUNNEMEDE NJ (September 21, 2023)(CNBNews)--The Runnemede Chamber of Commerce and the Borough of Runnemede presents the first Loveamede Pike Jam. Last spring was so successful that we'll do another one this fall! The GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede looks forward to attending the fall event Friday, October 6, 2023, from 5 PM - 9 PM. Stay tuned for more details to come! Read more →

Pennsauken PD Canned Food Drive Oct. 6

PENNSAUKEN NJ (SEPTEMBER 14, 2023)(CNBNEWS)--The Pennsauken Police Department will hold a canned food drive at our station on October 6, 2023, from 8 am-8 p.m. All the food collected will be donated to local food pantries. Please bring any canned food you can spare to the Pennsauken Police Department station (2400 Bethel Ave) and help feed needy people. Read more →

DINING OUT: Halifax Announces Little Bar, A Craft Restaurant and Bar Experience  

to Open at 1401 Hudson Street, Hoboken One Block from Riverfront One of New Jersey’s Smallest Craft Restaurants Will Bring the Biggest Taste in Town with Signature Cocktails, Decadent Preserved Fare and Small Plates Just One Block from The Hudson River Waterfront HOBOKEN, NEW JERSEY – August 29, 2023 – “The journey is part of the experience,” Anthony Bourdain famously said. New Jersey’s newest craft restaurant and bar experience, Little Bar, in uptown Hoboken begs to prove that point by crafting a unique, experientially interesting, miniature sized European-styled restaurant outpost, situated just off the Hudson River waterfront. The team behind... Read more →

Camden County Seniors Farmers Market

image provided Camden County Senior Farmers Market Vouchers/QR Codes are still available for this year! If you are 60+ and have an annual salary of less than $26,973 for a single person or $36,482 per couple, you are eligible for a $50 voucher per eligible senior. You can use these vouchers to purchase Jersey Fresh produce from any participating farm stand (not grocery or grocery-type stores) in NJ. Participating markets: Collingswood Farmer's Market, Haddonfield Farmers Market, Pastore Orchards, Winslow Twp, Stella Farms in Berlin and Springdale Farms in Cherry Hill. For more information and to get a voucher/QR code please... Read more →


SERVING 8,000+ MARKETS ACROSS AMERICA Albany, California and Philadelphia, PA - Farmers Market Coalition (FMC) announces that Charisse McGill will serve as the organization’s new Executive Director. McGill was hired by the Board of Directors after a nationwide search. McGill will lead the national non-profit that is dedicated to strengthening and supporting 8,000+ farmers markets across the United States, while providing real income opportunities for farmers and expanding access in local communities. This exciting news comes just in time for the launch of National Farmers Market Week (NFMW), which runs from August 6 to 12, 2023. Now in its 24th... Read more →

A European “Quiet Season” Cruise

By Nicole Pensiero I’ve always loved cruising – to me, it’s one of the most relaxing and glamorous ways to see the world. So, with one beautiful, new cruise ship, a seven-night journey to some of Europe’s most popular destinations -- and two friends in need of some serious relaxation – you have all the makings of a great winter vacation. Traveling by sea through Europe at the start of the holiday season might not seem as appealing to some as, say, a balmy Caribbean cruise, to us it was ideal: less crowds, still mild weather, and even a few... Read more →


ARDMORE RESTAURANT WEEK RETURNS THROUGH JULY 30, 2023 WITH SPECIAL PRICED BREAKFAST, LUNCH AND DINNER OFFERINGS ON THE MAIN LINE Philadelphia, PA - Ardmore Restaurant Week, the popular two-week celebration of Ardmore’s exciting and diverse dining scene returns July 20-30, 2023. Head to the "Main Street of the Main Line" for participating Ardmore establishments for $20, $30, or $40 prix fixe lunch and dinner menus and specials from Ardmore’s fast casual cafés and eateries. There's even special offerings for breakfast and early DINING OUT morning - and for later night and after dinner sweets. Diners can expect a wide variety... Read more →


Lighten Your Pallet At Halifax Hoboken

HOBOKEN, NJ – July 19, 2023 – (CNBNEWS)--Lighten your palette at Halifax Hoboken with new summer menu that delight the senses with crisp, crunch, and local flavor. The Rabbit Duo will pickle your senses with Jersey pickled peaches. . . a new Prime New York Strip featuring spinach puree, golden beets, and local mushrooms (which kind, where from, etc.), and a Sea Scallop Carpaccio with kohlrabi slaw, horseradish remoulade, local cucumbers, dill oil and lemon. Truly local, sustainable, “clean” summer eating with style! Rabbit Duo – braised leg, rabbit sausage, lentils, NJ peach jus, and pickled peaches. Prime New York... Read more →

Travel: Gone Green in Green Bay

Story and Photos by Nicole Pensiero It’s usually thousands of Green Bay Packers’ fans who yell out the thunderous chant, “Go, Pack Go!” But here we were, six tourists wandering around famed Lambeau Field, when our guide urged us to cheer out in the nearly empty stadium: “Go, Pack, Go!” – a second or two later, our chant returned to us as an echo in the massive stadium: “Go, Pack, Go!” The author enjoyed a tour of Lambeau Field. Still, even with just a few dozen fans milling around this massive stadium, you can feel the excitement generated by the... Read more →

CNB BUSINESS NEWS: Flying the nest for Craft Beer

Introducing BrewedAt, a way to highlight local beers, created by Temple University alumni BrewedAt, created by Temple University alum and former college roommates Evan Blum and Cole Decker, is a way for craft beer drinkers to come together to celebrate the local craft beer scene and discover new and exciting breweries in their area. Blum, a Temple’s Fox School of Business 2020 graduate, and Decker, a 2020 graduate from Temple’s Klein College of Media and Communication, started BrewedAt in 2022 with one goal in mind: advocate for the Craft Beer scene in Philadelphia and surrounding areas. “We found a common... Read more →


AUDUBON, NJ (June 21, 2023)(CNBNews)--– The Phandemic Brew, a collaborative beer release created by the Phandemic Brew, Red White and Brew Beer Co., and Greg LaFata of Brotherly Life Philly, will officially tap on Thursday, June 22nd at Donkeys Place in Camden, NJ. The beer will also be available at The Mile in Runnemede, and on July 1st prior to the Philadelphia Phillies game against the Washington Nationals. Described by head brewer, Nic Martino, as a “bright, crisp, and easy drinking lager with a pleasant woody and floral hop aroma,” the Phandemic Brew is a beer made by the fans,... Read more →

NJ Wineries  Kick Off Summer in Smokin’ Blues Style

MULLICA HILL, NEW JERSEY— IT’S TIME TO GET THE SUMMER STARTED! Don't miss the ultimate finger-licking summer bash at BLUES WINE & BBQ on June 24th and 25th coming to the Gloucester County Fairgrounds in Mullica Hill from 12 noon - 5pm each day! Brace yourself as we infuse the Sip into Summer Wine Festival with an electrifying new theme. This beloved event you've known and loved for years is back with a thrilling twist! Be there for BLUES WINE & BBQ because it is going to be a feast for the senses! Get ready to PIG OUT on some... Read more →

CNBNews: Catena Zapata Grand Cru Wine Tasting Dinner

at Halifax Hoboken HOBOKEN, NEW JERSEY - June 14, 2023 – Wine enthusiasts searching for the perfect Father’s Day gift can now join the Grand Cru Wine Tasting Dinner June 28th, 2023, at Halifax Hoboken on the waterfront at the W Hotel. The dinner features Argentina’s Adrianna Vineyard, Catena Zapata wines, #1 Most Admired Argentinian Wine and #2 Wine in the World according to Drinks International. The wine brand is world-renowned for its authentic fruit expression, specially grown at high altitudes. The event will take place on June 28 at 6:45 pm. Event tickets are on sale HERE. The dinner... Read more →

KOSHERPALOOZA coming to the Meadowlands

ATTENTION FOODIES: SAVE THE DATE—AND YOUR APPETITE—FOR AN UNFORGETTABLE KOSHER CULINARY ADVENTURE [JUNE 28, 2023, Meadowlands, Secaucus, NJ] – Get ready to explore every corner of the innovative and ever-expanding kosher universe! You (and your appetite) are invited to a massive celebration of all things kosher with hundreds of food brands, cookbook authors, influencers, and experts, all under one roof. Known as—what else?—KOSHERPALOOZA, this first-of-its-kind festival for foodies, hosted by Fleishigs Magazine and Powwow Events, takes place Wednesday, June 28 at the Meadowlands Expo Center in Secaucus, NJ (10 AM – 6 PM). DINING OUT The full-day extravaganza is packed... Read more →


-LONG WEEKLY HAPPY HOUR EVERY TUESDAY THROUGH LABOR DAY Philadelphia, PA - Fishtown District announces the launch of a brand new neighborhood-wide, summer-long weekly happy hour at some of the hottest bars and breweries in Philadelphia. Fishtown Taps will run every Tuesday, from June 13th through Labor Day, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm, with drink deals at nearly 20 bars, breweries and restaurants. Look for $5 beers, $6 wines, $7 signature cocktails - plus many Fishtown Taps locations will offer discounted and/or special appetizer and small plate specials. Fishtown District will partner with the app FYND to showcase the specials and... Read more →

The Perfect Father’s Day Treat

Catena Zapata Grand Cru Wine Tasting Dinner at Halifax Hoboken HOBOKEN, NEW JERSEY - June 14, 2023 – Wine enthusiasts searching for the perfect Father’s Day gift can now join the Grand Cru Wine Tasting Dinner June 28th, 2023, at Halifax Hoboken on the waterfront at the W Hotel. The dinner features Argentina’s Adrianna Vineyard, Catena Zapata wines, #1 Most Admired Argentinian Wine and #2 Wine in the World according to Drinks International. The wine brand is world-renowned for its authentic fruit expression, specially grown at high altitudes. The event will take place on June 28 at 6:45 pm. Event... Read more →


Choosing the right restaurant booth might seem like a minor detail, but it can have a significant impact on your customers' dining experience. A comfortable and well-designed booth can make all the difference in creating an inviting atmosphere for your guests to enjoy their meals and conversations. However, with so many options available in the market, selecting the perfect restaurant booth can be overwhelming. That's why we've created The Ultimate Guide to Choosing the Right Restaurant Booth. In this comprehensive guide, we'll take you through everything you need to know about picking out the ideal booths that will not only... Read more →


WITH WALNUT GARDEN A SEASONAL POP-UP IN RITTENHOUSE SQUARE IN CENTER CITY Philadelphia, PA - FCM Hospitality and owner Avram Hornick are proud to announce that Walnut Garden at 1708 Walnut Street is now open in Center City. Just in time for summer, the new urban oasis will bring new life into the property that formerly housed McDonald's and Van's but was destroyed in the fire of 2020 during civil unrest. The 11,500 square feet space will feature seating and community space for up to 500 guests, plus lush landscaping, beautiful flowers, a children’s playground, bench-style seating, two bars, and... Read more →


The Garden State Wine Growers Association and Exit Zero Ferry Park partner for the second event in the series Haddonfield, NJ (June 1) – On June 16, The Garden State Wine Growers Association and Exit Zero partner to host the second dinner in the Uncork & Unwind: a Fine Wine and Dine Series and have been working to curate a unique dining experience for each and every guest. DINING OUT With this partnership, visitors can now add perfect wine pairings to waterfront sunset views and mouth-watering food from land and sea to make the most perfect night out at Exit... Read more →

Ujamaa Cafe Coming To The Abramson Cancer Center

(CNBNews)--This June 13th, 2023, the Coalition for Food and Health Equity in partnership with Penn Presbyterian Medical Center's (PPMC) Abramson Cancer Center and the University of Pennsylvania's School on Social Policy and Practice and with the generous support of the American Cancer Society, Coalition Equity is excited to launch Ujamaa Cafe™ at the Abramson Cancer Center. The Ujamaa Cafe™ at PPMC's Abramson Cancer Center provides free access to fresh, healthy, premade breakfast, lunch, snack, and beverage items to patients at the Abramson Cancer Center. The Ujamaa Cafe™ fridge is another step to reducing the trade-offs many food-insecure patients must make... Read more →


AT OVER 20 RESTAURANTS AND BARS WITH A KICK-OFF BLOCK PARTY SET FOR JUNE 1ST * The summer-long happy hour features discounted food and drink every Thursday between June 1st and August 31st * Philadelphia, PA - Old City District showcases its thriving dining scene with the return of Old City Eats, kicking off with the Old City Eats Block Party on Thursday, June 1st and running every Thursday DINING OUT through August 31, 2023. Every week this summer look for discounted small plates, cocktails and cold beers at over 20 restaurants, bars and eateries between 5:00pm to 7:00pm. For... Read more →


AND CONCEPT OF DBG BURGER BAR WITH A NEW MENU OF 15 OVER-THE-TOP CRUSHABLE BURGERS * DBG TO FEATURE PHILADELPHIA'S MOST EXPENSIVE GOLD STANDARD BURGER AT $700 DOWN TO THE CITY'S LEAST EXPENSIVE BURGER AT $2.95 * Philadelphia, PA - Philadelphia, introducing your top new burger destination. Brother and sister owners George Tsiouris and Vasiliki Tsiouris-Balis announce a brand new burger bar and restaurant with the city's most expensive and the city's most affordable burger - and everything in between. Drury Beer Garden will now become DBG and change concepts to feature over 15 crushable over-the-top signature burgers including the... Read more →

LAST CALL for Garden State Wine Growers 2023 Passport Contest

SUBMISSIONS DUE MAY 20 -Enter to win New Jersey VIP Experience for Two Haddonfield, NJ (May 16, 2023) – The Garden State Wine Growers Association is announcing the final call for submissions for their 2023 Passport to New Jersey Wine Country Contest. This year, wine enthusiasts have until May 20th to enter to win the next New Jersey VIP Experience! FOOD AND DRINK What is the Passport Program: The Passport Program is designed to show you the wonderful wineries that New Jersey has to offer all across the Garden State! Visit the wineries listed on, mark your Passport books... Read more →

Al Pastor Mexican Cantina Coming to the Main Line

Havertown, PA - One of the region's most popular modern Mexican cantinas is expanding to the heart of the Main Line. Stove and Co. Restaurant Group owners Justin Weathers CNBNews graphic file and Joseph Monnich will open a second location for Al Pastor at 13W Benedict Avenue in Havertown, Pennsylvania, in the former home of Town Tap. Like the original Al Pastor in Exton, look for a fun and festive family-friendly modern Mexican eatery with an emphasis on great food and margaritas, big flavors, bold colors and a casual welcoming vibe. The restaurant will feature 100 seats inside and an... Read more →

CNB BUSINESS NEWS: A New Bacon Ale Released

BAKE'N BACON AND EVIL GENIUS BEER COMPANY TEAM UP Everything goes better with bacon - including a new bacon-inspired beer by Evil Genius Beer Company in collaboration with Black-owned restaurant and food truck Bake'N Bacon Philadelphia, PA - In 2019, Bake’n Bacon quickly became the buzz in the food truck scene with their bacon exclusive menu. Now, hot off the heels of the announcement of their new restaurant located at 1148 S. 11th Street, Bake’n Bacon has revealed that they are partnering with another Philadelphia-based brand to create a truly iconic product. A limited-edition, bacon inspired beer brewed in collaboration... Read more →


WITH A SPECIAL 10TH ANNIVERSARY BLOCK PARTY IN MIDTOWN VILLAGE ON APRIL 2ND Philadelphia, PA - Craft Concepts Group and Owner Teddy Sourias celebrate a decade of their first big signature flagship restaurant and bar. CCG presents the BRU Craft & Wurst 10th Anniversary Block Party on Sunday, April 2, 2023, from 11:00am to 8:00pm. The all-day festival and party will be inside BRU at 1318 Chestnut Street, and outside on Juniper and Chestnut, which will be closed for the day to traffic to make way for the festivities until 8:00pm. BRU's signature German menu will be served all day... Read more →

Philly Restaurants Hosts Special Easter Dinners April 8-9

Restaurants will host special brunches, Easter dinners, special menu items, festive cocktails, Easter Bunny events, egg hunts, and more this coming Easter weekend April 8-9. source Please find a full list below including: * Gran Caffe L'Aquila - Special Italian Easter in Cilento available all Easter Week! * Harry’s Bar & Grille - Easter Specials, Easter Egg Hunt, Easter Bunny Photos * Brewerytown Food Hall - Easter Brunch, Easter Egg Hunt, Easter Bunny Photos * Chez Colette at Sofitel - Lavish Easter Sunday Brunch Buffet and Champagne * Craft Hall - Easter Sunday Bottomless Brunch and Fun for Kids,... Read more →

Tulips are Blooming at Dalton Farms, Swedesboro

Dalton Farms 660 Oak Grove Rd, Swedesboro, NJ With family ties to the farm extending back to 1790, the Dalton family is proud to continue this tradition now under the ownership of Keith, Ann, and Connor. Dalton Farms is a 99- acre family-owned and run farm conveniently located in southern New Jersey just off 322. Dalton Farms boasts an impressive array of tulips and offers a diverse range of activities suitable for all age groups. These include picking your own tulips from their fields, weekend-themed presentations, contests, and various other festivities. Moreover, visitors can relish scrumptious food and enjoy entertainment... Read more →


POP-UP EXPERIENCE WITH AN IMMERSIVE HIDDEN GARDEN VIBE, THEMED DRINKS AND FLOWERING FOODS Philadelphia, PA - Spring has arrived in Philadelphia and the city's top restaurant pop-up experiences is covered in blossoms, buds and beautiful blooms. Craftsman Row Saloon, at 112 S. 8th Street, announces the launch of its first Blooming Garden Pop-Up Experience starting Tuesday, March 21st, through the end of the summer. Craftsman Row Saloon comes fresh off their biggest Christmas Pop-up and Mardi Gras Pop--up experiences ever to transform the space from ceiling to floor and wall to wall with a floral-inspired hidden garden filled features lush... Read more →

Things to Do in Philly and Can't Miss Meals Guide

Philly’s Newest Batch of Must‑Try Restaurants GET READY TO FIND A NEW FAVORITE Having trouble keeping track of all the awesome new restaurants popping up in Philadelphia? We’ve put together a handy guide to help you stay ahead of the culinary curve. From conveyor‐belt sushi spot Kura Sushi to plant‐based Italian BYOB Pietramala, there are oh so many places to add to your list of can’t‐miss meals in Philly. HUNGRY YET? The Biggest Events, Festivals & Exhibitions in Philadelphia This Spring TAKIN’ IT TO THE (CITY) STREETS The winter chill gives way to a season of chill vibes as spring... Read more →


And, The Real Reason You Drink 4 Cups of Wine Wine Suggestions for Vegetarian, Vegan & Traditional Seders (Bayonne, NJ, MARCH 6, 2023) – Every spring, Jews around the world celebrate Passover. The highlight of the holiday is the Seder—a festive meal when the story of the Jewish exodus from Egypt is recalled and celebrated across the generations. Wine, considered the drink of royalty, plays a central role in the Seder ritual, as we are commanded to drink four cups throughout the evening. This year Passover is celebrated April 5- 13, 2023. Whether you are having traditional Seder fare, or... Read more →

CNB Consumer News: Milk and Plant-Based Milk Alternatives: Know the Nutrient Difference

The milk section of the dairy case isn’t what it used to be. Along with milk, there’s a growing variety of plant-based milk alternatives. While many plant-based milk alternatives have the word “milk” in their name, the nutritional content can vary between the products, and many of them don’t have the same amount of calcium and vitamin D or other nutrients as milk. Soy beverages fortified with calcium, vitamin A and vitamin D are the only plant-based alternatives with a nutrient content similar enough to milk to be included in the dairy group in the federal government’s Dietary Guidelines for... Read more →

National Margarita Day in the Greater Philadelphia Area

TOP RESTAURANTS AND BARS TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL MARGARITA DAY Philadelphia, PA - Philadelphia and Suburban restaurants and bars will celebrate the region’s love of margs with National Margarita Day on Wednesday, February 22, 2023. From classic to flavored, on the rocks to frozen, from salt rims to sugar, and everything in between, area restaurants will roll out DINING OUT specials and features all day with everything from $5 margaritas, discounted pitchers, special and unique flavors, marg flights, food features and more. It is the second most popular holiday for marg lovers outside of Cinco de Mayo! Save the date and... Read more →


WITH OVER 40 RESTAURANTS, NEW CELEBRITY CHEFS AND EXPANDED PRICE POINTS * A record number of restaurants join the line-up for the biggest restaurant week in the Philadelphia suburbs, running from February 26th to March 11th * Newtown Square, PA - Main Line Today and Today Media are proud to announce the return of Main Line Today Restaurant Week, running from February 26 to March 11, 2023. The 14-day culinary celebration brings together the talents of top chefs, restaurants and purveyors in Montgomery, Delaware and Chester counties. More than 40 restaurants - the most ever- have signed up including newcomers... Read more →

Holy City Publick House, Named Atlantic City WINGFEST CHAMP!

HOLY CITY PUBLICK HOUSE faced 16 South Jersey taverns and restaurants, including chefs from Atlantic City casinos... WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS! The Holy City Publick House Wing Fest team poses after winning the Atlantic City Wing Fest contest held in the Golden Nugget Grand Ballroom on Saturday, Feb. 4. ( photo credit Golden Nugget) William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNews ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (February 4, 2023)(CNBNews)--Gloucester City’s Holy City’s Publick House won the Atlantic City Wing Fest at the Golden Nugget in Atlantic City on Saturday, February 4. The locals competed against 16 area taverns and restaurants, including chefs from... Read more →

Very Limited Edition of Boondocks 18-Year-Old Straight Bourbon Whiskey, (MSRP $279.99)

Acclaimed Master Distiller David Scheurich oversees Signature Collection Bourbon Bayonne, NJ, FEB 1, 2023 – Royal Wine Corp is proud to release Boondocks 18-Year-Old Straight Bourbon Whiskey (MSRP $279.99), the latest in Boondocks’ Signature Series Collection. This exceptional cask-strength bourbon will have a limited production of just 1,620 individually numbered bottles. Like all of Boondocks’ premium whiskeys, ryes, and bourbons, this limited edition is created by the legendary master distiller David Scheurich, a 45+ year industry veteran and winner of the Whisky Advocate Lifetime Achievement Award. The Boondocks line—which debuted in 2016—is known as an excellent value, with its smooth... Read more →


STARTING WITH WIZARD OF OZ, 90S RETRO PARTY AND TOGA BRUNCH * New winter events also include new Wine and Whiskey on Wednesdays, Bubbles and Oysters on Fridays and Sunday Funday on Sundays PositanoCoast2022 by Adriano Martino Philadelphia, PA - Lions and tigers and brunch, oh my! Positano Coast by Aldo Lamberti invites you to journey to the wonderful land of Oz as they kick off a monthly theme brunch series and new weekly winter happenings. The award-winning Italian and seafood restaurant and bar will launch a new theme brunch each month starting with the Wizard of Oz Brunch on... Read more →

NJ Congressman Donald Norcross Helps Food Bank to Secure $970,000 in Federal Funding

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) today visited the Food Bank of South Jersey (FBSJ) to highlight nearly $1 million in federal funding that he secured in the FY23 omnibus funding package for the local nonprofit. The funding will be used to help increase food delivery services and decrease the food bank’s carbon footprint by purchasing hybrid delivery trucks and vans. “One in eleven children in New Jersey face hunger,” said Congressman Norcross. “And each year, the Food Bank of South Jersey is at the forefront of local efforts to ensure no child in South Jersey goes hungry.... Read more →

Chef Juan Lopez as the next Chef in Residency at Volvér on Kimmel Cultural Campus

Chef Lopez will use the unique opportunity to create a new catering division and create more culinary jobs, as well as donate to the Culinary Program at Jules E. Mastbaum High School Philadelphia, PA - Chef Jose Garces announces Chef Juan Lopez as the next Chef in Residency at Volvér on Kimmel Cultural Campus. Chef Lopez’s residency will run from January 11, 2023 to February 12, 2023. Funding will both help Chef create a new catering division and new culinary jobs, while supporting the next generation of chefs through the Culinary Program at Jules E. Mastbaum High School. Currently, Lopez’s... Read more →