Destinations

December 13, 2019

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers. The holiday season is upon us and even though we feel pulled in every possible direction, it’s important to make time for our other halves. It may seem impossible with all the parties, school programs and work ...

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Some folks spend the days leading up to Thanksgiving and Christmas rolling out dough. Others head to their favorite bakery to get their holiday pies. At The Pie Store in Upper Montclair, customers are lining up for pies both sweet and savory. The 12-year-old shop makes pies all year round, but ...

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New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers. As Halloween approaches, we expect to encounter apparitions. Some may think it’s a once-a-year thing, but others know that spirits would never limit themselves to just one day of play.  Just in time for All ...

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Consumers identifying themselves as vegan has increased from just 1% to 6% between 2014 and 2017, a 600% increase, according to a report in Forbes. Growth of plant-based alternatives to meat and dairy products is on the rise. Vegan (no animal products, including dairy) products are growing in ...

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New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers. When you date someone not from New Jersey they might ask why we’re known as the Garden State. Typically the answer can be found with one visit to a local farmer’s market, but if doubt persists all you have to do ...

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Garden State growers harvested 41 million pounds of peaches last year, according to the New Jersey Department of Agriculture, making it the No. 3 state producing the fuzzy fruit in the country. Sure, you can get them at the store, but there’s nothing like picking your own. August, National Peach ...

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New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers. Enjoying a dinner for two al fresco is a summertime must for New Jersey couples — great food, a little candlelight and the only thing close to a ceiling has a 747 in the distance. Taking full advantage of ...

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New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers. Nothing beats a warm summer night — the perfect time to grab your date’s hand and go for a walk. With so many quaint New Jersey towns from which to choose there’s no shortage of options, but Morristown stands out ...

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Named for a character in the children’s book “The Wind in the Willows,” Rat’s Restaurant at Grounds for Sculpture in Hamilton, NJ, offers every bit as much charm and whimsy as the park itself. Step inside the old-fashioned French countryside-style café or choose a seat outdoors with a view of ...

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This story first ran on TAPinto Verona/Cedar Grove. Historic Morgan’s Farm is a landmark in Cedar Grove, yet many are unaware that it is also a working organic farm — in fact it is the only organic farm in Essex County and has recently expanded to include an indoor market with a larger ...

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New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers. Summer is (unofficially) here and couples in New Jersey find themselves with the urge to see something experience something new. The yearning to get away is strong, but the desire to keep it close is even ...

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The Anthony Bourdain Food Trail officially launched Thursday, June 13. Read all about it in this story that first ran on NJ Flavor March 7. Fans of Anthony Bourdain eagerly wait to learn how some of his favorite New Jersey restaurants will honor the late star. The New Jersey Assembly approved ...

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