NYC, Part 7: Gotham Bar and Grill

Review: NYC’s Best Restaurant: Gotham Bar and Grill, Greenwich Village, New York City Our whirlwind tour of New York City ends on a very high note. For that we have THE GOTHAM BAR AND GRILL to thank. Our experience with Gotham goes back 20 years. For my partner and chef friend, Gotham was the creator…

Bucks County Fall Photoblog

On Thursday, October 6th, a friend and I stopped by Trauger’s Farm Market in Kintnersville, Pennsylvania. What confronted us was a sea of orange pumpkins and hubbard squash, and other assorted strange fall plant creatures. Fall Colors of Bucks County Pennsylvania One Great Assortment, Gourds at a Bucks County Pennsylvania Farm Happy Pumpkin For Halloween…

Bucks County Pick Your Own Pumpkins + Pumpkin Patches

There’s an abundance of local farms where you can go out in the field and pick your own pumpkin or simply choose from ones already harvested like the ones shown above at Traugers Farm in Riegelsville in northern Bucks County. The pumpkins, gourds and corn stalks grown on these local farms are perfect for Halloween and fall decorating. Some of these farms also…

Halloween Weekend in Yardley PA, Haunted Hayrides, Haunted Barn, Pick Your Own Pumpkins and Cornmazes

Shady Brook Farm, located in Southeastern Pennsylvania near New Hope, celebrates fall with a PumpkinFest and HorrorFest beginning this weekend. PumpkinFest features hayrides to the pumpkin patch where you can pick your own pumpkin, corn maze, inflatable amusements for the kids, trackless train rides, live entertainment and “The Barn of Horror”, which is a less…

This Week: The Great Jersey Tomato Tasting

The 16th Annual Great Tomato Tasting will be held at the Clifford E. and Melda C. Snyder Research and Extension Farm in Pittstown New Jersey, this week on Wednesday, August 30, 2006. This unique event celebrating the rural farm life that is part of our great heritage of New Jersey, will start at 3:00 PM…

Bastille Day in New Jersey: Frenchtown: July 15-16, 2006

The weekend of July 15 & 16 Frenchtown NJ will hold it’s 8th annual Bastille Day Festival. The festival celebrates the history of Frenchtown, NJ and the famous Bastille Day Festival in France. The event is being held in Historic Downtown Frenchtown’s business district of Bridge and Race Streets. There will be historical mini-lectures held…

Best of Frenchtown 2005

A few years ago an enterprising Frenchtown merchant came up with an ingenious idea called “The Best of Frenchtown Awards”. Frenchtowner.com and the Frenchtown NJ Blog will adopt and adapt this idea to reward the best of this past year. Our first award, The Best of Frenchtown Visionary Award goes to George Michael and Georgetown…