Donut truck, Morris Ave, Hot Dog Truck, North Ave.

by Michele Cindy 19 years ago

Does anyone remember the Donut truck that parked on Morris Ave near the corner of North Ave. in Elizabeth? There was also a hot dog truck that had great chili dogs on North Ave, just East of Rt. 1-...

anyone remember a place in/near Elizabeth NJ called Helecki's (sp?)

by pfarrell 14 years ago

When I was a kid in the early to mid 60's, I had an aunt who took me to a place called Helecki's (that's a pretty phonetic spelling). I remember having a ham sandwich on rye and a mug of rootbeer. ...

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