Tag: Bloomfield

Butcher brings past back to Bloomfield

| December 17, 2013 | 0 Comments
Butcher brings past back to Bloomfield

  By Lauren Dantella, Point Park News Service: With full-scale grocery stores typically carrying many common meat items, butcher shops aren’t neighborhood staples anymore. “When they were young, there were four [butchers] in the neighborhood, now there are none,” said D.J. Smulick. Smulick said he’s bringing them back — at least in Bloomfield where he […]

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Little Italy Days brings heritage to Bloomfield streets

| October 15, 2012 | 0 Comments
Little Italy Days brings heritage to Bloomfield streets

By Yas Hatcher Point Park News Service  Italian serenades of old world classics filled the air at the 11th annual Little Italy Days in Bloomfield. There was a wide assortment of tasty Italian food from many vendors who also offered ribs and even Chinese fare during the Sept. 28-30 event. “This is good for Bloomfield, […]

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Officials tell Bloomfield residents to put the ‘junk in the trunk’

| September 17, 2012 | 2 Comments
Officials tell Bloomfield residents to put the ‘junk in the trunk’

  By: Pete Bridge Point Park News Service Bloomfield has long been known as a haven of quality Italian eateries and as a relatively affordable place for students and young people to live, but it has a huge problem on the streets. Bloomfield ranks as one of the worst areas for motor vehicle thefts and […]

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Restaurant adds more beef to vegan options

| September 10, 2012 | 0 Comments
Restaurant adds more beef to vegan options

By Gregg Harrington Photos by Allie Wynands Point Park News Service Since its August 2008 opening, Spak Brothers Pizza and More has offered an assortment of foods such as pizza, wings, hoagies, tacos and more.  However, traditional pizza shop food is not the only thing the shop is known for. The shop, located at 5107 […]

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