East Hana: A Jersey City Sushi Spot Born During the Pandemic

Sushi might be one of the ultimate comfort foods. Although the purest form of the dish still remains a somewhat luxury food for aficionados and connoisseurs, it has also become a go-to takeout, dine-in, and comfort food experience that can be found in neighborhood restaurants and grocery stores.  And in Jersey City, East Hana, the newest sushi restaurant downtown that opened in the summer of 2020, has been serving up delicious dishes at its new space. Here’s more about this new sushi restaurant in Jersey City, located at 103 Montgomery Street.

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According to Warren Rene, East Hana’s

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Lighten Up: Recipes To Help Shed Those Pesky Pandemic Pounds

As gyms shuttered and anxiety rose during the pandemic, people started gaining weight. Recent research shows that many Americans gained more than 20 pounds during their time in isolation. We took to eating comfort food and whatever we could find in our pantries. For a nation already battling obesity, this has been a dangerous trend.

As spring arrives and more of the country (and the world) receives COVID-19 vaccines, and tight pandemic guidelines slowly lift, it’s a good time to start thinking about eating lighter, healthier food.

This segment is not about dieting or depriving ourselves of our favorite foods,

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Pay-what-you-can cafe serves more than food amid pandemic

MILWAUKEE — A Milwaukee restaurant with a different business model has been thriving amid the pandemic, while helping to keep people fed.

Tricklebee Cafe, at West North Avenue and North 45th Street, has been serving plant-based food, but you will not find prices on their ever-changing menu.

The cafe offers meals on a pay-what-you-can basis. It does not offer a suggested price, but will share what it costs to make a meal, which is between $7.22-$9.22.

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Executive director Christie Melby-Gibbons said, in the beginning, people doubted it would last, but the model has proved to be sustainable for

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With an end in sight to the pandemic, we rediscover some of the best high-end restaurants in South Jersey | Food and Drink

Capriccio Resorts Casino Hotel’s signature restaurant is proof that getting older doesn’t have to be a bad thing. In fact, the iconic Atlantic City Italian restaurant inside Resorts keeps getting better with age. It is perhaps the most unique restaurant in the city for so many reasons. First, it is the longest running casino restaurant in Atlantic City, opening its doors at the same time Resorts became the first Atlantic City casino to open in 1978. Second, the décor of the room, while, of course, freshened up over the years, remains nearly the same since it opened — opulent, classy,

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WATCH NOW: Pandemic leaves Spotsylvania senior lonely, but not depressed | Local News

In one fast-moving week, Johnson and many other area seniors found that their worlds had shrunk to the size of their apartments and still have not opened up, despite the availability of a COVID-19 vaccine.

Over the past year, Johnson has visited in person with no one but her daughter and son-in-law, who live in Spotsylvania County. When they got sick with COVID-19, she saw no one until they recovered.

She spent Thanksgiving alone, eating dinner with her niece in Chicago at the other end of the phone.

She talks to the driver who delivers weekly meals and monthly activity

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