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Rooney's Ocean Front

Rooney’s Oceanfront Restaurant

Summer has returned, so we decided to slip out for some oceanfront dining before the summer rush. Off we went to Rooney’s Oceanfront Restaurant in Long Branch. This scenic spot, at the north side of Pier Village, has been there since 1995, long before... Read More

Michael Eulner

Shrewsbury Teen Takes a Stand on Suicide

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

NJ Beach Movies Moris2555

Watching Movies on the Sand – and Under the Stars

There was a time, perhaps, when a day trip to the beach was simply that: a few hours spent lying on the sand, frolicking in the surf, and soaking up the sunshine before packing up the towels and tote bags and heading home at the end of the day. But Jersey... Read More

If it doesn't pan out

If It Doesn’t Pan Out

What do you do when a recipe doesn’t “pan out” quite the way the lovely, glossy photo in the cookbook shows it to be? Even the most knowledgeable and experienced cooks have an occasional failure. According to Barbara Bloch, author of If It Doesn’t... Read More

Special Events for May and June 2018

A Night to Knockout Pet Cancer MAY 10, 7 PM LAGOSTA LOUNGE 1000 OCEAN AVENUE, ASBURY PARK Langosta Lounge in Asbury Park will be hosting “A Night to Knockout Pet Cancer” fundraiser to benefit The Brodie Fund. The Brodie Fund raises money for grants... Read More

Mothers Day New Jersey Red Bank

How to Pamper Mom this Mother’s Day

Ask a mom of little kids what she wants for Mother’s Day, and you’re likely to be left a bit confused. She might want some alone time, in peace and quiet. She might be desperate for an uninterrupted shower, with the bathroom door locked and... Read More

26 West on the Navesink

26 West on the Navesink

If your special May lady likes waterfront locations, we found a dandy at 26 West on the Navesink in Red Bank. Located on West Street, the entire rear is dominated with a million dollar view of the Navesink River. The restaurant is shockingly huge on the... Read More

New Jersey Vietnam Memorial

New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial

As we commemorate Memorial Day, Historic Havens takes a look at a more recent part of history and the unique and striking museum and memorial that honors veterans of the Vietnam War. The Vietnam War, like the Civil War, polarized the nation; only this... Read More