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7 Dead after Wings of Freedom Plane Crashes

Seven people are dead after a B-17 bomber, a World War II-era aircraft that was part of an exhibit in Monmouth County this summer, crashed while trying to land, officials confirmed Wednesday.

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Construction Set to Begin on Wawa Coming to Route 35

A Wawa Food Market and gas station is coming to Route 35, as evident by the land cleared and sign posted out front.

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Man Hospitalized After Falling From Scissor Lift

A man has been hospitalized after falling from a scissor lift in Shrewsbury.

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Teenager Killed After Being Hit by Car

A 13-year-old boy was killed after being struck by a vehicle in Jackson.

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Monmouth County Through Ryan Edelson's Lens

Hi everyone, my name is Ryan Edelson and I have been the Social Media Strategist at the The Journal NJ for the past 2.5 years. I have enjoyed covering local news, sharing pictures of places that make people feel something, and reading the hilarious comments that you all passionately type each and every day. Today is my last day, and before I go, I wanted to talk about why I love Monmouth County so much and why I've done what I did for this long.

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PNC's Magic of Lights Show is Coming Back

PNC Bank Arts Center's Magic of Lights Show is coming back to Holmdel for a second year.

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Ocean State Job Lot is Closing

Ocean State Job Lot is closing.

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Teen Robbed at Knife-Point in Red Bank, Multiple People Arrested

A 17-year-old victim was robbed of currency and a cell phone by multiple subjects armed with knives in Red Bank.

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30-Hour Coffin Challenge Returns to Six Flags Great Adventure

Would you lay in a coffin for 30 hours?

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News Updates & Articles

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Congregation B'nai Israel Rumson

Congregation B’nai Israel to Host Casino Night

Congregation B’nai Israel will host a Casino Night on Saturday, Oct. 19 at 7:30 pm. […]

102-Year-Old World War II Veteran Gets Birthday Surprise

George Campbell got the surprise of a lifetime Thursday for his 102nd birthday, thanks to […]

Flooding Occurs ahead of Nor’Easter Landfall

With a nor-easter closing in on New Jersey, some towns have already experienced rising waters […]

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Monthly Columns

Books for Cooks
Lemon Sorbet Sherbert

The Joy of Eating Natural Foods

Health-conscious Americans have wonderful cookbooks devoted to healthful eating. “The Joy of Eating Natural Foods” […]

Day Trip

Day Trip to the New York Hall of Science

Got tech? Love tech? Then you’re going to want to head to the New York […]

Do It Better

How to Organize Your Computer Desktop

It’s logical for your computer screen to be called a “desktop” as it holds the […]

From the Front Row

Escape into a Virtual Reality

To paraphrase a popular song by Madonna, we are living in a virtual world. Modern […]

Historic Havens
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Living History Farms

New Jersey is the Garden State, and with gardens come farms and, of course, animals. […]

Innovation in Education
Karen Giuffre

Challenges of Teaching the ‘Hard Stuff’ in School

Having read the title, you are most likely expecting an article about calculus, physics or […]

Let's Dish

Let’s Dish: Let’s Talk about Pasta

Ah, pasta…possibly the most brilliant invention known to man (well, to foodies, at least!). Deliciously […]

My Visit to
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My Visit to Riverside Gardens Park

“My Visit to” is a new column that will take you on a local journey […]

Ready, Set, Parent
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A Fresh Start: Back to School Success

As summer starts to wind down and school supplies fill the shelves of stores, children […]

Saving with Cindy
Saving With Cindy

8 Tech Gadgets That Can Save You Money

The first thing most people think of when they think of buying tech gadgets is […]

Special Events

Special Events for October/November 2019

Classic Car Show Saturday, Oct. 12 from 10 am to 4 pm 1st Avenue, Atlantic […]

Straight From the Table
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Sage Fine Dining

Astounding! Every now and then, something truly special happens, like it did the night we […]

Teen Scene

Hannah Valdes Taking on Rocketry, College, Community Service

Welcome to Teen Scene. Each month our young authors write, in their own voice, stories […]

What's Cooking
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‘Baking’ a Summer Cake – in the Fridge

I love baking, but not in the summer. I love serving cake for dessert, but […]