Food Health Alerts: Hostess SnoBall Cakes; Ground Turkey

Source: RLS Media Health Officials said Hostess Brands is voluntarily recalling the following SnoBalls® manufactured on March 13, 2021: Hostess Brands, LLC (”Hostess Brands“) has become aware that certain Hostess® SnoBalls® were inadvertently manufactured in the packaging for Hostess® Chocolate CupCakes and the packaging does not list ”coconut“, an ingredient in SnoBalls®, as an allergen. […]

Covid NJ: J&J Vaccine Suspended; Westhampton Food Bank Open 4/17/2021

Source: RLS Media Health New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH) commissioner Judith Persichilli has released the following statement: “Out of an abundance of caution and following the guidance of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the NJDOH this morning paused the administration of the Johnson […]

Beach Haven: Nonprofit Café To Employ Adults With Special Needs

Source: NewJerseyShoreOnline “Compassion Café” is a new nonprofit in Beach Haven whick will be making waves this spring and summer, offering jobs for adults with special needs and disabilities. The idea for Compassion Café began when the founders Erin Starkey and her aunt Sue Sharkey realized that there weren’t many opportunities or jobs for adults […]

6 Long Branch Food Pantry Benefit Concerts This Weekend; Free Help For Teens With Quitting Vaping

Sources: Brighton Bar NJ; TapInto New Jersey The weekend of March 12-14 2021, Minister’s Entertainment and the Brighton Bar in Long Branch NJ will host Foodstock3, their annual local New Jersey food bank benefit. Admission is $10 for each of six shows. Tickets are available online at TicketWeb, and should be purchased in advance due […]

Monmouth Co. Third Grader Tells Her Virtual Class She’s Starving – Part 2

Source: New Jersey Patch PART ONE In the absence of the pandemic, the Monmouth County nine-year old who tearfully told her virtual class that she was hungry would have been in school full time receiving government-funded breakfasts and lunches. For schoolkids who qualified, the Fulfill food bank of Momouth and Ocean counties would also quietly […]