June 23, 2018
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June 06, 2018
OurTown

Ridgewood’s Golden Girls

Numerous Ridgewood girls will be receiving their Gold Girl Scout Awards this month. This is the highest award you can receive as a Girl Scout and takes a lot of hard work and dedication. To receive this award, the young women must find an issue they feel passionately about and create and fulfill a project to […]

Where to Get a Free Donut Today.

Grab a free donut today for National Donut Day. Click the link to find out where you can find a free donut today when you purchase a beverage–you needed a little caffeine anyway, didn’t you? Dunkin” Donuts is offering a free donut and in celebration of our favorite day of the year, their classic donuts are all dressed up for […]

Is Sponge Bob for Grown-Ups too?

See More Reviews of Shows My kids have been begging to see Sponge Bob on Broadway since it came out. And just like I do with other places they beg to go to (like Chuckie Cheese and the Sugar Factory), I ignored the pleas and avoided it. But recently, we had friends coming to town who asked […]

Take a Chance on Broadway Roulette! We Did!

See Reviews of Shows Before You Choose Here’s a way to see Broadway shows at a huge discount: Broadway Roulette. You pick the day. They pick the show. All tickets $49-$59. Tickets can be booked for tomorrow or up to 3 months in advance. Also read: Does Hamilton Live Up to the Hype? You can select a musical or […]

A New Mexican Spot to Eat (& Drink) in Bergen County

If you’re looking for a new place to try, Lolita’s Mexican Cantina opened this month in Westwood. Owners Fernando and Deborah Lopez and Oscar Toledo also own Sabor Latin Bistro in North Bergen. Dishes we look forward to trying include Cheesy Corn Elote and Fundido, Beer Battered Fish Tacos and their Aztec BBQ Ribs. Plus, no need to […]

13 Ways to Make Memorial Day More Meaningful

Memorial Day is often a day of barbecues, parties, and celebrating the coming of summer. It can be easy to get lost in all the activities and miss out on the opportunity to honor military heroes and loved ones who have passed away. If you’re looking for a way to enjoy the day with more meaning attached, […]

A Taste of Tuscany is Coming to Westfield.

Something warm and delicious is coming to Westfield: Farinolio. The restaurant and bakery will serve a variety of savory and sweet baked specialties from Tuscany. Farinolio is the creation of three founders: Francesco Colbertaldo and Tonino Salvatori, first generation Italians, and Annette Colbertaldo, who lived in Italy for eight years. They hope to share their traditions and passion for great Tuscan food. “I […]

Black Bear Who Can’t Bear His Cupcake Craving Loose in NJ

Don’t believe that sugar is an addiction? This should prove you wring. A hungry, sugar-deprived black bear in Rockaway Township couldn’t fight his sugar craving. When he spotted 2 dozen irresistible cupcakes sitting on the seat of a car in a parking lot, the craving overtook him and he broke through the glass window. All 24 were devoured. Only […]

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