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PJ’s Pancake House coming to Robbinsville

The owners of PJ’s, a Princeton Nassau Street mainstay, will be opening a new restaurant in the new center currently under construction in front of Papa’s Tomato Pies on Main Street in Robbinsville.

Foxmoor Shopping Center Friendly’s to reopen in mid-April

A new-look Friendly’s restaurant will open its doors to customers at the Robbinsville Foxmoor Shopping Center in mid-April.

TacoRito nearly ready for its Robbinsville Town Center opening

Robbinsville’s restaurant scene is set for a boost when the successful TacoRito restaurant opens a second location in Town Center this spring.

Laughing Hops farm taking root on Reed Road

At Laughing Hops, the largest hops yard in New Jersey, Cape May Brewing Company has been able to brew their highly rated Three Plows American India Pale Ale.

Hopewell will soon be home to two of the most ambitious breweries in NJ

If all goes well this summer, two entrepreneurs will double the count of beer producers in Mercer County. But rather than replicating the success of New Jersey’s 47 other breweries with their familiar portfolios of ales and lagers, they are hoping to take local beer to another level.

Robbinsville Starbucks to open on Monday

Robbinsville Township's long-awaited Starbucks will open for business Monday morning, serving its first customer at 5 a.m.

Cargot Brasserie sets the table for new arts center

Last month Jim Nawn opened his culinary centerpiece: Cargot Brasserie, a French themed, full service restaurant open seven days a week.

Exploring downtown Princeton’s sweet trinity: cookies, chocolate, cake

Confession time: This Catholic didn’t give up sweets this Lenten season. But for those who admirably did, I spent a Saturday afternoon finding the best places in downtown Princeton to satisfy that 40-day old hankering.

Mercer County Park launches festival season with ‘UNCORK Spring’ wine fest

Mercer County Park's festival season kicks off this month with the "UNCORK Spring" wine festival on Saturday, April 28, and Sunday, April 29, from noon to 5 p.m.

Are Aldi’s discounted prices worth it? We taste-tested 8 products to find out

Are the savings at Aldi worth it? We picked up half a cartful of off-brand items (along with their name-brand counterparts) to see how they stacked up. Here’s what we found.