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Special Events October 2018 Monmouth County NJ The Journal

Special Events for March/April 2019

Saturday, March 16 Cookstove Demonstration 11 am, Longstreet Farm Roberts Rd., Holmdel The staff at the historic Longstreet Farm will cook on the wood-fired stove for this educational demonstration. They will give presentations on how recipes, cooking... Read More

Lychee Nut New Jersey

Cooking With Lychee Nuts

The lychee nut is not a nut at all. It is a fruit containing sweet, vibrant flesh. The fruit itself is covered by a rough rind that has a reddish, strawberry-like color. Once peeled, inside holds the slightly translucent, juicy, white flesh of the seed.... Read More

Ocean Avenue Kitchen Sea Bright NJ

Ocean Avenue Kitchen 

One of the greatest Superstorm Sandy success stories is Sea Bright, which has been on a steady and quite impressive rebuilding campaign. As the rebirth of this town continues, many new businesses have joined the Sea Bright landscape. Among them is a new... Read More

The Holmdel Theatre Company Duncan Smith

The Holmdel Theatre Company at the Duncan Smith Theater

As fans of live theater know, some of the most entertaining performances are presented not necessarily on Broadway, but on local community stages. One of the area’s most talented acting troupes – and certainly one of the most charming venues – is... Read More

Special Events October 2018 Monmouth County NJ The Journal

Special Events for February 2019

February 10 Art Gallery Show 3 pm, Guild of Creative Arts 620 Broad St., Shrewsbury Meet the artists at the opening reception of the Exhibiting & Associate Members Gallery Show on Sunday, Feb. 10 and visit the gallery throughout the month. The range... Read More

Meghan Livesey Cindy Living Rich Coupons

Vowing Not to Break the Bank

Wedding season is upon us, and my family is right in the middle of it. According to a report by USA Today, New Jersey ranks No. 2 in the country for the highest cost of weddings. A typical N.J. wedding averages around $38,000. Compare that to No. 50 where... Read More

Joyce Venezia Suss Cooking

Garlic Beef and Veggie Ramen

I enjoy cooking much more in the winter months, especially when it’s too cold to venture outside. There’s something so cozy about a warm kitchen filled with the scent of good foods bubbling on the stove or roasting in the oven. We like to invite family... Read More

Sarah Curtis Middletown Author Silent Silhouettes

Middletown Author Inspires Community

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

lesley Martin

Incorporating Nature with Education

“Though we often see ourselves as separate from nature, humans are also part of that wildness.” – Richard Louv, Last Child in the Woods. Few people have spent time thinking about our disconnect from nature.In the field of education, this topic surfaces... Read More