NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks will eliminate plastic straws from all of its locations within two years, citing the environmental threat to oceans.
Dear Franny the Shopaholic: Can you help me find a good price on a high capacity 70-pint dehumidifier? Locally or online is fine. I am not concerned about a lot of features since it will only be used in an unfinished basement. — Stephen, Absecon
SEAL ISLE CITY — The city is hosting its Skimmer Festival Weekend June 16 and June 17 and will feature vendors, food, activities, free rides, music and more, according to a news release.
Speakers from Rutgers University provided wine grape growers with updates on disease management, workers protection standards and more at Twilight Meetings held in South and North Jersey.
BRIDGETON — Two new greenhouses at the nonprofit Mill Creek Urban Farm will soon be filled with towering tomato and cucumber plants, grown hydroponically to provide year-round produce to food pantries, senior centers, restaurants and schools.
VINELAND — Meat lovers no longer need to travel to Millville to taste one of Robert Bruni’s hamburgers topped with his restaurant’s homemade sauce.
Saturday is National Beer Day: a day to celebrate the suds we love. However, climate change threatens to flatten the production of hops, meaning less pop in your top.
Kelli Glover, of Ventnor, knows full well the tradeoffs a person makes pursuing fame via reality television. She went through the process three times, appearing on both “American Idol” and “America’s Got Talent.”
UPPER TOWNSHIP — The Shoprite bakery department in Marmora recently showed off Eagles' themed baked goods for the Super Bowl weekend.
Whether or not you’re an Eagles fan, football pandemonium is sweeping the nation. And as we head into the Conference Championship games and look forward to the Super Bowl, it’s time to start prepping for your next at-home tailgate party.
VINELAND — Although the Delsea Drive-In’s season ended last weekend, work doesn’t stop for the theater’s owners.
When I tell people I grew up in a family of pie bakers, it’s easy to imagine I’m bragging. My mother’s pies are legendary — rich, velvety custard fillings or mounded fruit pies, each cradled in an ornately decorated crust, golden and with the most delicate layers. And don’t get me started on…
John Gaeta, owner and operator of Big Slice Pizza on the Ocean City Boardwalk, pleaded guilty Monday to one count of filing false income tax returns in U.S. District Court in New Jersey, according to court documents.
Margaritas all day, every day.
SEA ISLE CITY – The city’s Division of Tourism is hosting the 28th Annual Fall Family Festival Sept. 16 – 17.
The ShopRite of Upper Deerfield Township has hired a registered dietitian who offers free services and advice to supermarket customers.
Atlantic City – Tropicana will hold its second annual Beer and Whiskey Festival in October in the Grand Exhibition Center, the casino announced Monday.
The annual Cape May Art Show was held Sunday on the promenade along Beach Avenue.
There’s magic in a meatball.
Wednesday is National Pretzel Day, and there's no better way to celebrate than with a free one.
By now, you’ve probably heard of Starbucks’ newest drink craze: the Unicorn Frappuccino.
EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP — Sandra Cox would be called a traitor if she got her coffee from any Wawa other than the small store at the Tilton Times Plaza.
MAYS LANDING — The early bird gets the free burrito.
SOMERS POINT — Unlike Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman, this city won’t always have Paris.
I’m a brassica believer. Give me cauliflower, cabbage, kale, Brussels sprouts or broccoli, and I’m happy. But I also realize that everyone doesn’t feel the same way. They’ve had stinky, mushy cabbage, or tough kale, or drab and overcooked broccoli, and they can’t imagine it can be any other way.
My late mother baked only at Passover. She mostly used kosher-for-Passover box mixes, and I remember the brownies fondly. I waited all year for the wonderful aroma of cakes rising in the oven.