Pontillo’s Pizzeria in Pittsford Temporarily Closes Over Health Code Violations

September 24, 2022

After being found with violations of 60 health codes, Pontillo’s Pizzeria in the Village of Pittsford has been temporarily closed. According to Pittsford Town Supervisor Bill Smith, code enforcement officers also found used needles in the bathroom, dining tables, and food preparation area. Source: 13 WHAM

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Purple Foot Festival Returns

September 19, 2022

Yesterday, the Purple Foot Festival returned to the Casa Larga in Fairport. The festival highlights the Colaruotolo family’s Italian Heritage with authentic, old-world grape stomping, earning the name ‘Purple Foot’. This year’s festival looked a bit different, with the Grand Tasting in the event rooms that were overlooking the vineyards. This fun-filled festival also included […]

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Wegmans Ends SCAN App

September 13, 2022

There might be some changes to your grocery shopping. If you were a fan of the SCAN App brought to you by Wegmans, unfortunately, it is coming to an end on Sunday, September 18th. If you are unfamiliar with the SCAN app, this app allowed shoppers to scan their items while they shopped, and then […]

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Wegmans #1 Again For Best Workplace

September 8, 2022

According to Fortune Magazine, Wegmans was named “best workplaces in retail” in the large business category. Some of the reasons it won the title include an internal job posting program, employees having access to promotions, and flexible scheduling. Wegmans also earned acclaim for flex scheduling which allows employees to change availability and manage shift changes to […]

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People Under 21 Can Still Buy Whipped Cream in NYS

August 31, 2022

While the title of this article may be a bit confusing or odd to you, New York stated is hoping to clear up some confusion. Last year, a law passed restricting the purchase of “whipped cream chargers” containing nitrous oxide, also known as “whippets”, to people 21 and older. According to Dr. Marc Libman, a […]

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Inflation Is Making Drive Thru & Restaurants Cheaper Than Buying Groceries

August 24, 2022

Inflation has driven up supermarket bills so much that, in some cases, it’s more economical to dine in a restaurant than it is to shop and cook. David Ortega, a food economist at Michigan State University said, “Consumers are seeing the price of groceries rise much more than the price of restaurants or fast-food establishments,” he […]

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Kraft Heinz Recalls Wild Cherry Flavored Capri Sun

August 16, 2022

If you have any wild cherry flavored Capri Suns in your home, you might want to toss them. The company Kraft Heinz has voluntarily recalled 5,760 cases of Capri Sun Wild Cherry Flavored Juice Drink Blend pouches. Only those flavored Capri Sun products with June 25, 2023 “Best When Used By” date are being recalled. […]

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‘Snoop Loopz’ Is What It Sounds Like! Snoop Dogg Breakfast Cereal

August 15, 2022

Snoop Dogg now has his own wholegrain breakfast. Snoopy’s new cereal “Snoop Loopz, will drop at grocery stores through his Broadus Foods business. Think gluten-free Froot Loops, with “more corn, more flavor and more marshmallows,” enthuses hip-hop entrepreneur Master P, who unveiled Snoop’s new snack food via his socials — accompanied with a cut of […]

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Foodlink & Adirondack Creamery Partner Up to Give Kids Ice Cream

August 7, 2022

Looking for a cold treat? Foodlink and Adirondack Creamery got you covered. While Foodlink already provides free, healthy meals for hundreds of kids each day, they have now partnered up with Adirondack Creamery so that kids this summer can get ice cream. This special treat will be available every Friday in August. Paul Nasrani of […]

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Sprite Ditches Iconic Green Bottle

July 29, 2022

The era of Sprite soda coming in a green bottle has come to an end. For more than 60 years, the soft drink Sprite has come packaged in iconic green bottles, and will no longer be in these bottles for environmental reasons. Starting next month, the Coca-Cola Co., which produces Sprite, will package the lemon-lime […]

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