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How to Save When Caring for Pets

Pet owners know pets are part of the family. You’d do anything for them. However, caring for pets can become quite expensive, though it doesn’t have to be. Here are some great ways to save money on your furry and even non-furry friends: Saving on... Read More

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Sage Fine Dining

Astounding! Every now and then, something truly special happens, like it did the night we had dinner at Sage Fine Dining. First of all, forget everything you think you know about kosher and fine dining. This is not kreplach and corned beef, nor is it... Read More

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How to Understand Your Pet’s Body Language

Since we can’t interpret woofs and meows from our pet dogs and cats, it’s important to learn their body language. Our pets provide many visual cues, most often seen in their eyes, mouth, ears, tail and even their fur. If you’ve lived with a dog... Read More

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Europa South

This month we traveled to Point Pleasant Beach, skipping the crowded waterfront spots to visit an evergreen: Europa South. With its near-40-year history, Europa South is one of the area’s few authentic Portuguese places, and its success and customer... Read More

Lets’ Talk About Lunches

It’s time to think outside the (lunch) box this year when sending your little ones back to school. Packing a superb lunch is not without its challenges — you’ve got to figure out how to prevent sandwiches from going mushy and fruit from bruising.... Read More

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Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping

It’s still August, I know, but let’s talk back-to-school shopping. Whether you love it or hate it, back-to-school shopping must happen. To retailers and shoppers alike, the back-to-school season is has turned into more of a holiday in terms of spending,... Read More

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Day Trip to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island 

Soon enough, students, teachers and families will be heading back for the first day of school. If you’re looking for a fun and fascinating day trip to wrap up the last of your summer vacation time – or for an outing at any other time of year – don’t... Read More

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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 with a local resident. Experience their day without ever having to leave your couch… though you might want to get up and get out after reading! The epitome of a summer... Read More

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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 may display a range of emotions about the upcoming school year. While many children are excited to find out who their teacher is and progress to the next grade level,... Read More

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Colts Neck’s Next Upcoming Rockstar

Each month our young authors write, in their own voice, stories that will educate and inform fellow students and parents. If you are a teen who would like to write your story, contact The Journal. We’ll help you polish it up, so don’t worry, let’s... Read More