"Some historical references suggest it was Makoto Hagiwara who invented the fortune cookie at the Japanese Tea Garden in San Francisco in 1914. Others believe that David Jung, founder of the Hong Kong Noodle Company, was the first to make fortune cookies in Los Angeles in the 1920s," read a post on the site.
So order up some Chinese food as we take a look at what's going on in South Brunswick today.
1. Today's forecast calls for cooler temperatures after the mini-September heatwave, with sunny skies and a high of 75 degrees. It will fall to about 50 degrees overnight with a 10 percent chance of rain. The weekend looks to be beautiful with sunny skies and a high of of 68 degrees on Saturday and 75 degrees on Sunday.
2. Celebrate Fortune Cookie Day in South Brunswick by visiting your favorite Chinese restaurant or ordering in. Visit the Patch Business Directory to see a list of eateries in the township.