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Russian Banya

With January upon us and the stress of the holiday hustle and bustle having taken its toll, it’s only natural to seek out new opportunities for warmth and relaxation – ideally, without having to board a plane or cruise ship to expensive, faraway destinations.... Read More

The Beach Tavern

On a cold winter Wednesday, we got the urge to return to the water’s edge, and so we traveled to Monmouth Beach to give The Beach Tavern a try. As waterfront views go, this is a dandy. The restaurant, on the site of the former Sally T’s at the Channel... Read More

Overcoming the Winter Blues

Winter is here and it brought the snow; don’t let a little ice mess with your flow! The winter blues are definitely real, but there’s no reason to limit your “view from the front row” to gazing forlornly out the window. While Monmouth County is... Read More

Special Events for January and February 2018

January 1 through 31 “Edgy” Show: Multi-Media Artwork by Exhibiting, Associate, and General Members – at The Guild of Creative Art, 620 Broad Street, Shrewsbury. Opening reception on Sunday, January 7 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Let your imagination... Read More

The Mother’s Cook & Cope Book

The Mother’s Cook & Cope Book is a book for harried parents of little ones who are responsible for planning, preparing, and convincing their families to eat three delicious, wholesome meals a day, while keeping their cool (and sanity). The authors,... Read More

Let’s Talk About Soup

The dictionary defines soup as “a liquid dish, typically made by boiling meat, fish, or vegetables in stock or water,” but I prefer to define it as the perfect meal for a bitter cold winter night! January is rightly declared as National Soup Month,... Read More

Rising Above Challenges

Welcome to Teen Scene. 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,... Read More

Indoor Ice Skating Rinks

For some winter activity enthusiasts, the chill in the air in exhilarating. For others, the perfect winter outing would be spent indoors, staying warm and sipping hot cocoa. There is one traditional option that offers the best of both worlds: indoor ice... Read More

Piccola Italia

This month, we visited a restaurant that has been earning high ratings and customer loyalty since 2002. Piccola Italia is located in the Cobblestone Village strip mall in Ocean Township (or Oakhurst, depending on where you like to draw your line), just... Read More