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August 19, 2022

RINGWOOD, NJ – The lawn in front of Ringwood Manor was transformed this weekend into a historical reenactment timeline covering some 500 years.  Interpreters in period clothes and period equipment came mostly from New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania, although some came from as far as Richmond, ...

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RINGWOOD, NJ - Whenever someone visits Ringwood Manor, they take a trip back in time.  On Saturday, August 13, and Sunday, August 14, visitors to this North Jersey treasure will have a particularly special opportunity to see centuries of “living” history spanning the continents and ages up close.  ...

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BELMAR, NJ—Weather is looking good for this coming weekend in Belmar and the rest of the Jersey Shore. Weather Channel is reporting temperatures in the low to mid 80s during the day and lows in the high 60’s for throough Monday.  Skies should be sunny most days with some chance of rain or ...

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LBI Region, NJ - The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce, which serves as the accredited Destination Marketing Organization for the Long Beach Island region, proudly shares the 2022 Travel Pulse report for the best summer destinations in America. The members of the chamber recognize the ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ -- The unofficial start to summer will be a busy one this year, as AAA predicts 39.2 million people will travel 50 miles or more from home this Memorial Day weekend. This is an increase of 8.3% over 2021, bringing travel volumes almost in line with those in 2017. Air travel continues ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ — The Bordentown Historical Society (BHS) is preparing for the grand re-opening of the Bordentown Friends Meetinghouse Museum and the grand opening of its unique and priceless Joseph Bonaparte exhibit. The launch of the exhibit marks the first public opening of the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – With heightened interest in Ukraine since Russia’s invasion started on Feb. 25, the Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers-New Brunswick has extended an exhibition that focuses on Ukraine’s history of self-determination and resilience. “Painting in Excess: Kyiv’s Art Revival, ...

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CAMDEN, NJ – From April 1 to Sept. 5, Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will open seven days a week for various tours and immersive experiences. Since she was restored and established as an educational museum in 2001, Battleship New Jersey has become a must-see attraction on the Camden ...

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NEW JERSEY - COVID kiboshed the parade last year and this year the weather pushed the Morris County Parade a week out. The Morris County St. Parade will now take place on Saturday, March 19, at 12 noon. Other parades in New Jersey include: South Amboy St. Patrick’s Day Parade (Sunday, March ...

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NEW JERSEY - When COVID spread across America in early March 2020, it wreaked havoc on the “St. Patrick’s Season” for both 2020 and 2021. Not only did the pandemic put the kibosh New York City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, the largest in the world on March 17, but it also led to the cancellation of ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - Tuesday is National Plan for Vacation Day, which encourages Americans to plan their vacation days for the entire year. Findings by the travel industry and partners have continuously shown that vacation days are not being used, thus affecting workers' mental health, personal ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - Turtle Back Zoo's giraffe will only be on exhibit through this weekend, then they'll head into their barn for the long NJ winter.  A great subject for photos, there is a lot to learn about these magnificent beasts, the obvious being their height. Giraffe are the tallest land ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ — With a three-day weekend upon us, why not get out and photograph something. According to the NJ Forestry Service, the autumn leave show is taking center stage in some counties, and waiting in the wings in others.  Right now, The Fall Foliage Show in NJ is at the midpoint in ...

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