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Shop Local: Bayshore Medical Center’s Farmers Market to open June 6th

June 2, 2020

June 1, 2020 – Holmdel, NJ – Hackensack Meridian Bayshore Medical Center will begin hosting New Jersey’s top farmers and food artisans in an effort to provide the community with local and affordable healthy food options.

Starting Saturday, June 6, Bayshore’s Farmers’ Market will spotlight produce, meats, seafood and cheeses which are all locally sourced here ...

Restaurant Business Down, NJ Distributors Selling Straight to Consumers

Duck legs confit. Wagyu burgers. Andouille sausage. These items from meat supplier D’Artagnan typically would be headed to restaurants, but due to COVID-19 much of it is on its way to homes, instead.

“We got into this because the restaurants disappeared,” said D’Artagnan President Andy Wertheim. “This is a question of finding another way to get the product into ...

ZEPPOLA FEAST Drive-thru was a great success!

THIS EVENT ALREADY SUCCESSFULLY OCCURRED WITH A GREAT CROWD OF SUPPORT! THANK YOU FROM ST. LEO THE GREAT!! 

Usually, Saint Leo's would be in full swing preparing for the Annual Carnival...
which is not happening this year.....
BUT, You can still enjoy their hot, fresh and delicious ZEPPOLA!
First Drive Up - Take Home ZEPPOLA FEAST on Thursday, May 28th ...

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus Recipe, perfect for summer season

BBQ and patio season is here!  Here’s a light and delicious recipe to enjoy, sponsored by EXIT Realty East Coast, your friendly neighborhood real-estate experts!

This recipe serves 4

Ingredients:

2 roasted red peppers (jarred or homemade)
3 tbsp olive oil, plus more for serving
1 15oz can of chickpeas, rinsed and drained
½ lemon, zested and juiced
2 tbsp tahini ...

Support Local: Easy pre-order and drive-thru pick up at Bell Works Fresh Market in Holmdel! Wed. 12-2pm

Remember Bell Works Fresh Market in the Atrium? All the delicious fresh farmer's fruits and vegetables, gourmet cheeses, handmade soaps, specialty gifts... and so much more!  Well... IT'S BACK!! On April 29th, Bell Works successfully launched its first drive-thru market hosted by Bell Works Fresh. Until Bell Works can get everyone's favorite market ...

What is an Ice Cream Truck to do During the Pandemic?

Ice cream trucks are back in New Jersey, and there’s more of them to come. This season, however, gloves, masks and a series of social distancing measures are on the menu along with the usual goodies.

Cones for Scoops

In Monmouth County, David Hirschel, the owner of Igloo Italian Ice & Ice Cream based in Oakhurst doesn’t plan to start up his ice cream truck until next ...

Delicious: Easy to make Banana Muffins with Nutella Filling

Love bananas and Nutella? Make these easy muffins in minutes!

A blender makes quick work of a couple of ripe bananas. Dollop a little Nutella (or any brand chocolate-hazelnut spread) on top of the batter — it will sink into the center before the muffins set.

Serve these warm or completely cooled.

Chocolate-Hazelnut Filled Banana Muffins

1 ¼ cups all-purpose ...

Make Your Plans to Attend the Virtual Wine Festival

Since the COVID-19 pandemic, online alcohol sales has gone up 243% according to MarketWatch. Of that percentage, wine sales were up 66%. Now there is a more exciting and informative way for you to order your wine online, or in some cases, pick up curbside. It's an exciting one-of-a-kind Virtual Wine Festival, just a click away, brought home to you. 

You and yours can ...

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I Photographed a George Floyd Protest in Newark, This is What I Witnessed.

June 2, 2020

NEWARK, NJ -- I entered Newark, NJ, on Saturday with shatter-proof goggles, a helmet and camera. As a freelance photographer, I wanted to capture the historic moment of the George Floyd protests, but was also nervous. Footage of Minneapolis, New York and Philadelphia smoldering occupied my news and Twitter feeds the night before.

Would the same happen in Newark?

It turns out, no. Not on ...

Red Bank Tiffany & Company Board Up Windows

June 2, 2020

Red Bank Tiffany & Company Board’s Up Windows

RED BANK, NJ: In a possible response to the violence that followed the peaceful protest demonstrations in honor of Minnesota police brutality victim George Floyd, Tiffany and Company has boarded up their windows at their Broad Street location.

The action comes as high-end retail neighbors such as Cartier, Versace and Saks Fifth ...

COVID 19 Sanitation- Local Pest Control Company Provides Essential Disinfecting Services

June 2, 2020

As New Jersey slowly reopens, concern about COVID-19 has many Middletown residents and business owners proceeding with caution. To ensure staff and customers return to a clean facility and those still quarantining are secure at home, the Monmouth County branch (and other locations) of Western Pest Services are offering expert disinfecting treatments.

According to the CDC, COVID-19 primarily ...

JON STEWART TO HOST LUNCH BREAK'S VIRTUAL “RISING TOGETHER” EVENT  ON AUGUST. 27th

Annual Fall Gala postponed to October 2021 AND Virtual event to be held August 27th, 2020.

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ – Former “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart will host Lunch Break’s virtual fundraising event “Rising Together” live from the organization’s headquarters from 7-8 p.m. on Thursday, August 27th. The evening will feature musical performances by local ...

NJ Human Services Announces Availability of Up to $20 Million in Health and Safety Grants for Child Care Centers and Youth Camps

$5k and $2k Grants Available; Emergency Child Care Assistance Program to Continue through June 30th

TRENTON –  New Jersey Human Services Commissioner Carole Johnson today announced the immediate availability of up to $20 million in grants to assist child care centers and youth camps in meeting health and safety guidelines in response to COVID-19.

Child care centers can ...

Obituaries

Dec 21, 1932 - Jun 26, 2020
Josephine P. Allocco, age 87, passed away peacefully at her home in Holmdel on Tuesday, May ...
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Oct 16, 1948 - May 24, 2020
It is with great sadness that the Cecero Family announce the passing of Anthony Cecero, age 71, of ...
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Jul 22, 1944 - May 24, 2020
Suzanne Claire Petrizzi, 75, of Manalapan, passed away early Sunday morning surrounded by her ...
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Oct 16, 1948 - May 24, 2020
It is with great sadness that the Cecero Family announce the passing of Anthony Cecero, age 71, of ...
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Jan 24, 1922 - May 21, 2020
Theodore Charles Thompson, age 98 of Middletown and most recently East Brunswick, passed away ...
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Jan 24, 1922 - May 21, 2020
Theodore Charles Thompson, age 98 of Middletown and most recently East Brunswick, passed away ...
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