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Zeppoli: 100 Decibels; 2 Bells

Craig LaBan enjoyed his dinner if not the din at Collingswood’s Zeppoli. A baked orata with crispy potatoes gilded by slow-cooked artichokes and caper berries, […]

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Small-Town Values: A Perfect Collingswood Day

I was recently asked to be a judge at the Collingswood Farmers’ Market apple-pie contest, and on the day of the event I woke up […]

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How Gay-Friendly Is Collingswood?

When I heard last week was National Coming Out Week, my first thought was, really? We still need a “coming out week”? And then I […]

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The Kindle Hasn’t Erased All Hope for Books

Since I’ve been a bibliophile since childhood, my nirvana is this scene: my own town of Collingswood, 200 book stalls, tents set up for readings […]

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What Does Moody’s Know About Collingswood?

“I wouldn’t be anywhere else for anything,” a long time Collingswood resident stated. “There: I can reduce news to 10-second sound bites and that’s all […]

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What Lurks Beneath in Collingswood

This is how I explain living in Collingswood: It’s like living in a David Lynch movie. Everything placid and pastoral, but as could be expected, […]

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Collingswood Gets Krispy Kreme, Bensalem Next

South Jersey’s first Krispy Kreme opened in Collingswood today. Though you could ostensibly walk there for dessert after a meal at Tortilla Press, you’ll be […]

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Reasons to Love Collingswood

During Collingswood’s last Second Saturday, my boyfriend and I went through town on our way to the train to Philadelphia. There was a blues band […]

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Suburban Snacks: Liquor Store Bigger Than Home Depot

In New Jersey, a business or individual can only own two liquor licenses. Wegmans is getting around the law with Wegmans Wines, Liquor and Beer, […]

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Agenda: Mad for Sly Fox, Food Crawls & Modern German Pork Chops

It’s another Monk’s Cafe Mad Monday. Sly Fox brewer Brian O’Reilly is bringing five different Sly Fox beers to town including Belgian Blonde, Incubus, Belgian […]

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Anniversary Deal at Blackbird

Blackbird Dining Establishment in Collingswood is offering a very affordable deal for their four-year anniversary. Now through the end of the month you can get […]

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Suburban Snacks: DiBruno Expansion, Vetri Chef to Jersey & More

DiBruno Brothers Ardmore Farmers’ Market location is set to open on Tuesday, April 5th. The first suburban DiBruno’s will occupy five stalls across two aisles […]

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Former Mob Guy Opening a Restaurant

Angelo Lutz, the Kitchen Consigliere is opening a lunch and light dinner cafe in Collingswood. Lutz came to fame during a 2001 mob racketeering trial […]

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Restaurant Weeks Out the Wazoo

Center City’s Restaurant Week is into the second day of its 12-day run but it is far from the only Restaurant Week that’s coming up. […]

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Collingswood’s West Side Gravy

Trey Popp visits West Side Gravy, the straight-ahead Americana inspired restaurant of Blackbird’s Alex Capasso. There’s no postmodern deconstruction here, no lobster-corndog irony. The tattoo-style […]