Thursday, June 1, 2023

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Historic Havens: Old Tennent Church

In this month when we celebrate Independence Day, we reflect on the brave patriots who fought to establish this union. On June 28, 1778, General George Washington led the Continental Army to fight the Battle of Monmouth. However, long before this became... Read More

HISTORIC HAVENS: New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial

As we commemorate Memorial Day, Historic Havens encourages your visit to a stirring and striking site that honors the valor of veterans of the Vietnam War and explores the complex history of the Vietnam War Era, New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial in... Read More

Historic Havens: Historic Clothing

This month, The Journal focuses on beauty and fashion. It is also Black History Month, so let’s explore some of historic sites that showcase fashions of the past and history of the times when they were in vogue. This month, Marlpit Hall welcomes your... Read More

Historic Havens: Vintage Wedding Gowns on Display

History is the fabric that connects our communities. Its threads unite us all, so now it’s time to button down our Historic Havens topic. This month, The Journal celebrates weddings and special events with a most unique visit to the Vintage Wedding... Read More

A New Year’s Resolution

Let’s make a new year’s resolution to learn more about and experience more of the glorious Garden State. Monmouth County has some of the oldest historic destinations in the nation, all within a short drive. The state’s rich culture celebrates the... Read More

Seabright Lawn Tennis and Cricket Club

This month, The Journal introduces our first-ever Fall Sports Preview Guide. In Rumson, the Oceanic Free Library is commemorating its 100th birthday, and the two events intersect at the oldest lawn tennis and cricket club in the nation, the Seabright... Read More

Historic Havens Middletown Township Public Library

On June 2, residents, dignitaries, and book lovers came together to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Middletown Township Public Library (MTPL). The event included family fun and activities, speeches, and the opening of a time capsule from 1971.... Read More