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$20.20 Admission to Tree Top Adventure Course in Ledgewood, NJ

September 22, 2020

With the approval from the State, Roxbury Township and Morris County completed, FLG X Adventure Course and Zip Line Course (pronounced “Flag Ex”) is now open!

FLG X will be the activity of choice for tourists (in state and out of state) and residents of New Jersey. FLG X actively works with local businesses to cross-promote each other and contribute to the local economy and New ...

WCEC NJ Supports National Small Business Week with Key Webinars

Women’s Center for Entrepreneurship Corp. (WCEC), a Small Business Administration resource partner and Women’s Business Center, supports National Small Business Week with a slate of webinars focused on equipping small businesses impacted by Covid-19 with the tools to pivot, innovate and grow.

WCEC provides training and business counseling for start-ups and small businesses looking ...

Treetop Adventure Course in Ledgewood is Hiring Part Time Staff

FLG X Adventure Course - New Jersey is Now Hiring 

With the approval from the State completed and a few items to complete for Roxbury Township and Morris County still to complete, FLG X Adventure Course and Zip Line (pronounced “Flag Ex”) will be opening very soon!

FLG X provides a safe, fun, physical and unique outdoor experience in the trees. FLG X challenges guests to ...

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How Sweet! Check Out These NJ Honey Farms During National Honey Month

September 17, 2020

NEW JERSEY — September is widely recognized as National Honey Month. This month typically marks the end of the honey collection season for beekeepers across the US.

You don’t have to be arms deep in a beehive to appreciate the thick, golden stuff that makes everything sweeter. The Garden State has a number of bee and honey farms that produce high-quality, local raw ...

New Jersey Date Night: San Gennaro Festival, DIY Style

As each New Jersey summer comes to a close, one sure thing that takes away the sting from saying goodbye to hot, sunshine-filled days is attending a San Gennaro Festival. This celebration, lasting 11 days in Manhattan and with smaller-scaled celebrations in our state, is a food-fest of Italian flavor. Peppers and sausage and zeppolis reign supreme with their tempting aromas in the ...

NJ Restaurants Welcome Diners Back Inside. Is it Enough to Save Them?

NEW JERSEY — It’s seven in the morning and Jimmy Greberis is in his element.

Between taking phone orders and watching over the sizzling grill, the owner of the Summit Diner prepares for the breakfast rush, a familiar routine in his decades in the diner business. But for the first Sunday in nearly half a year, he’s allowing customers back inside to sit at the vinyl stools ...

Pizza in High Demand During Pandemic, NJ Restaurant Owners Say

NEW JERSEY — Friday is the first day since mid-March that restaurants in the Garden State can allow diners inside. And while some businesses have been reeling from a lack of sales during that time, pizzeria owners say they’ve had nothing but demand.

That’s not to say the business has been without challenges.

The first two weeks after March 15, “I was so busy I ...

What Will Indoor Dining in NJ Look Like When it Reopens? Traveling Gave Me a Preview

Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday morning that New Jersey restaurants will be allowed to reopen for indoor dining at 25% capacity beginning Friday, Sept. 4. This story, which we first ran June 18, takes a sneak peak at what that could look like.

As New Jersey progresses through the phases of reopening, this week gave us the opportunity to dine outdoors at our favorite ...

Great Places to go Apple Picking in New Jersey this Season

September marks the beginning of apple season in the Garden State, and there’s no better way to celebrate than with a trip to the farm to pick your own.

Though it’s usually easy to keep your distance from others in the orchards, because of the COVID-19 pandemic this year, it’s a good idea to go at an off-peak time, if you can. Some farms have implemented new ...

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Simple Strategies for No-Fuss, No-Cook Summer Meals

August 22, 2020

When it’s hot outside, the last thing you want to do is turn on the stove, but how many times can you get away with gazpacho? Try using premade ingredients and peak summer produce to make mealtime a breeze. Here are some simple strategies for tasty, no-cook, summer eats.

Super-Size a Charcuterie and Cheese Board. 

Offering a wide choice of ingredients turns this appetizer into a ...

Beat the Heat with Boozy White Sangria Granita, an Adults-Only Snow Cone

Looking to cool off on a hot summer night? Try granita, an icy dessert that is easy to make and requires no time in front of the stove.

Originally from Sicily, granita is a shaved ice treat made from sweet, ripe fruit that’s puréed and frozen. Ours tastes like white sangria and includes a generous pour of Moscato for the 21-and-over crowd.

Serve yourself this adults-only snow ...

No-Churn Ice Cream and Other Must-Try Frozen Treats to Make This Summer

Nothing beats a cool, creamy dessert on a hot summer day. We’ve got five frozen treats you need to try, including a customizable recipe for no-churn ice cream that starts with two simple ingredients.

Which one will you make first?

Affogato: A yummy Italian pick-me-up, affogato is traditionally a scoop of gelato “drowned” in a shot of espresso. If you don’t have ...

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How Sweet! Check Out These NJ Honey Farms During National Honey Month

September 17, 2020

NEW JERSEY — September is widely recognized as National Honey Month. This month typically marks the end of the honey collection season for beekeepers across the US.

You don’t have to be arms deep in a beehive to appreciate the thick, golden stuff that makes everything sweeter. The Garden State has a number of bee and honey farms that produce high-quality, local raw ...

Great Places to go Apple Picking in New Jersey this Season

September marks the beginning of apple season in the Garden State, and there’s no better way to celebrate than with a trip to the farm to pick your own.

Though it’s usually easy to keep your distance from others in the orchards, because of the COVID-19 pandemic this year, it’s a good idea to go at an off-peak time, if you can. Some farms have implemented new ...

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How Sweet! Check Out These NJ Honey Farms During National Honey Month

September 17, 2020

NEW JERSEY — September is widely recognized as National Honey Month. This month typically marks the end of the honey collection season for beekeepers across the US.

You don’t have to be arms deep in a beehive to appreciate the thick, golden stuff that makes everything sweeter. The Garden State has a number of bee and honey farms that produce high-quality, local raw ...

New Jersey Date Night: San Gennaro Festival, DIY Style

As each New Jersey summer comes to a close, one sure thing that takes away the sting from saying goodbye to hot, sunshine-filled days is attending a San Gennaro Festival. This celebration, lasting 11 days in Manhattan and with smaller-scaled celebrations in our state, is a food-fest of Italian flavor. Peppers and sausage and zeppolis reign supreme with their tempting aromas in the ...

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