Category: Lifestyles

Skywatch For The Week Of June 29-July 6, 2012

By Flo Higgins Anyone born this week has a tender heart, a sensitive soul and a love of family. Known as the Moon Child, Cancer folks are born with a...

June 29, 2012 | comments

Scene On Film: “Peace, Love & Misunderstanding”

By Joan Ellis Here’s a piece of summer froth, a reprieve from the summer blockbusters. Peace, Love, & Mi­sunder­standing is peppered with genuinely good actors who could rise to any...

June 29, 2012 | comments

Care to Give Council to Host ‘River Views’ Gala

RED BANK – The Care to Give Council, a Riverview Medical Center and Bayshore Community Hospital auxiliary, will be hosting a cocktail gala and exhibition of River Views by the...

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58th Choir Festival Set for July 8 in Ocean Grove 

OCEAN GROVE – One of the Great Auditorium’s most steadfast and beloved traditions, the 58th Annual Choir Festival, returns to Ocean Grove at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 8. The...

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Jazzfest Brings Free Music to Asbury Park June 30-July 1

ASBURY PARK – The city and the Jersey Shore Jazz & Blues Foundation (JSJBF) are presenting the 24th annual Asbury Park Jazzfest on June 30 and July 1. A deep...

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This Way to Wimbledon

By Linda McK.Stewart Of the four Grand Slam tennis tournaments, Australian, French, British and U.S., only the British Open, aka Wimbledon, is played at a private club: the All England...

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Warm Summer Days with a Cool Italian Wine

By Nicholas Harary It’s June. Sunny beach days, water sports and grills are lighting up all over New Jersey. Early summer produce is hitting our kitchen and we’ve been on...

June 29, 2012 | comments

A New Personal Favorite: Dining at Windansea

By Don Wilno HIGHLANDS — “The Ad Lady” and “Island Gal,” sales reps at this newspaper, quizzed me on my favorite restaurants of all time. Hmm, I thought, that’s a...

June 29, 2012 | comments

No Fast Food Here

By Kira Moriarty New menu at Salt Creek Grille a six-month project Changing a menu is never an easy task for any restaurant. But for a large, high-volume restaurant like Salt...

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Fans relish the chance to eat Hot Dogs

By Don Wilno Does the Fourth of July begin the dog days of summer? Not so, says Madeline Maybaum. She believes summer begins when you’ve had a hot dog, especially...

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Scene On Film: “Moonrise Kingdom”

By Joan Ellis Moonrise King­dom is a marvelously goofy concoction that makes us smile in wonder at the mind that created it. The initial seed, apparently, was Wes Anderson’s memory...

June 21, 2012 | comments

M’town Summer Concert Series Returns to Normandy Park

MIDDLETOWN – The township’s summer concert series returns this year with a new sponsor and an all-new lineup of performers. The Middletown Township Education Association (MTEA) has pledged $10,000 to...

June 21, 2012 | comments

Trio to Perform Music of Three Centuries

MIDDLETOWN – The township library will present Music of Three Centuries, a romantic classical concert at 7 p.m. Monday, July 2, at 55 New Monmouth Road. Performing will be the...

June 21, 2012 | comments

‘American Stare’ Continues at N.J. Repertory Company

LONG BRANCH – A production of American Stare, written by Tony Glazer and directed by Evan Bergman, continues through July 22 at the New Jersey Repertory Company. American Stare is...

June 21, 2012 | comments

Entertainment Featured on Red Bank Streets on Summer Saturday Nights

RED BANK – The sidewalks of Red Bank will be alive with music and entertainment as Red Bank’s StreetLife, a lineup of musical entertainment and performances from 6-9 p.m. every...

June 21, 2012 | comments

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