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Red Bank Welcomes New Italian Restaurant, Via Avanti

Just six weeks before this writing, Red Bank welcomed a new Italian restaurant and for those of you thinking, “Well that’s bold,” Via Avanti is definitely worth a try. There are many signs that it is a new place. For instance, the menu says Sneek... Read More

Do It Better: Simplifying the Holidays with Less Stress

For many people, the main focus of the holiday season is religious. For others, it’s getting together with loved ones and special friends. Yet those priorities are often overshadowed by an intense personal effort to make everyone happy. You may end... Read More

Christ Church Celebrates Milestone Anniversary

The intersection of Route 35 and Sycamore Avenue is one of the most historic in the county and equally one of the most spiritual. Not only will you see the Allen House Tavern and Meeting House, the corner is also occupied by one of the few Quaker churches... Read More

Let’s Talk About Gravies & Sauces!

Just like icing is the topping of a cake (and agreeably the best part, as any kid will tell you), so is the gravy or sauce the tastiest topping to a beautiful, tender cut of meat. This season, as you present your holiday table with all the trimmings,... Read More

A “LIGHT OF DAY” TRIP

What if you could take a local trip in the middle of winter to enjoy the light of day – both day and night – for a week straight? Making it even more special: besides enjoying tremendous musical talent at a variety of venues, you’d be lending support... Read More

Brookdale Student Opens up About Mental Health

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

Brooklyn Fine Dining Comes to Monmouth County

Tinton Falls just welcomed a new restaurant to its busy dining intersection, and so we waited our turn to give it a try. Gargiulo’s moved into the former Portofino’s, and it has been busy since it opened. Even our early week dinner was crowded, so... Read More

How to Choose a Great Gift … For All Occasions

Most people hope to give a gift which makes someone’s face light up with genuine happiness, a look of surprised delight that might include a big hug, tears of joy, even hearty laughter if the gift is meant to be a gag. Whether you are searching for... Read More