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June 30, 2022

Summer travel is already in full swing and Independence Day will be no exception as AAA predicts 47.9 million people in the U.S. will travel 50 miles or more from home over the holiday weekend (June 30 – July 4). This is an increase of 3.7% over 2021, bringing travel volumes just shy of those seen ...

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Hit new and familiar sights as you explore the local culinary scene of the Chowder Capital of NJ. The LBI Region Chowder Trail spotlights unique restaurants all through September and ends with a free fest on October 1. The event organizer, the Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce volunteer ...

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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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LONG BEACH ISLAND - Registration is now open for the 14th annual Coquina Jam - an all women's surf competition with 100% of proceeds benefiting the Jetty Rock Foundation and David's Dream & Believe Cancer Foundation. The event is held to support women, children and families affected by a ...

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Spread the Word!!! Taco Palooza - Hopatcong is this Saturday, June 18! Who wants to attend The Best Fiesta of the Summer?! Plus its a Benefit for Hopatcong PBA, Special Olympics & Hopatcong Smile GET YOUR TICKET NOW: just-jersey-fest.ticketleap.com/taco-palooza/ Featuring: Gourmet Tacos ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - The East Hanover PBA is hosting a food truck and fireworks festival on Saturday, June 11th. The event will be held at Lurker Park on Ridgedale Avenue in East Hanover from 12 noon - 9pm.  There will be a Bon Jovi Cover band performing at 7pm!    

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Flo Rida, the Florida-born rapper best known for international hits such as "Right Round", "Club Can't Handle Me", "Good Feeling", "Wild Ones", "Whistle", "I Cry", "G.D.F.R." and "My House,” will headline Jersey City's Fourth of July Celebration this year, Mayor Steven Fulop ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ — Here’s one competition where you probably won’t lose your cool. Hosted by Moo Jersey, a Hudson County-based artisan ice cream company, along with Main Street Pops and the Hoboken Family Alliance, the Mile Square Meltdown will not only be Hoboken’s first-ever ice cream festival, but ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Come hungry, leave Hungarian. That’s not just the catchy hashtag created by the organizers of the 45th Hungarian Festival, it also speaks to the essence of the longest running festival in New Brunswick. The food, the clothing, the dancing, the music – all of these cultural ...

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TETERBORO, NJ - Residents around Teterboro Airport will see a marked increase in military air traffic ahead of Fleet Week in New York City. According to airport officials, Teterboro Airport will host a number of military aircraft that will be taking part in the annual US Navy Fleet Week events ...

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With sunny skies in the afternoon and temps approaching records into the high 80’s, Belmar is going to be very busy today. The Seafood Festival began yesterday with a mix of fog and heavy rain, but today is forecast to be much better.  Vendors will be expecting large crowds and parking will be ...

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LBI Region, Nj - After a soggy Spring, everyone is looking to heat things up for Memorial Day Weekend, the traditional start of summer along the Jersey Coast. The weather is just one of many reasons to take a quick trip to 18 miles of beautiful beaches, scenic bays, and of course legendary ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – When hometown hero Furman Kugler crossed the finish line in 1940 ahead of Johnny Webber of Milwaukee to win the first Tour of Somerville bicycle race before a crowd of 20,000, Mayor Freas Hess told a reporter, “Maybe we should do this again next year.” They did, and with the ...

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MANSFIELD, NJ — The New Jersey Renaissance Faire is back for its 13th Season of rousing good fun over two weekends of the outdoor festival. The New Jersey Renaissance Faire is known as the most interactive faire of its kind in the country that demonstrates a commitment to the time period as ...

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HAMILTON, NJ — With rain and wind in the weather forecast for Saturday, the Hamilton Township Azalea Festival has been postponed to Sunday, May 8. The festival is returning after three years when it was not held because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Hamilton Azalea Festival will now be held ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ –  Facebook recently reminded Abby Merrill about her first Rutgers Day, stirring memories of the afternoon her heart melted at the sight of baby pigs and other animals on Cook Campus. Little did the communications major – or any of the other 100,000 people who attended the ...

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Little Egg Harbor, NJ - The owners of Renault Winery Resort has announced the purchase of Sea Oaks Country Club and Golf Resort. The 200 acre property was in bankruptcy for several years, and was sold this past Monday.  The new owner's Accountable Equity based in Egg Harbor plans to renovate and ...

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CLIFTON, NJ - The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) will be playing at the Upper Montclair Country Club in the LPGA Cognizant Founders Cup tournament from May 9-15.  Organizers state that participants will vy for a $3 million dollar purse, which is the largest of any LPGA Tour event ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - For most passengers taking the PATH train heading west in the direction of Newark, the next station after Journal Square has always been Harrison. This will change if officials get their request, establishing a Marion Street PATH station to service the rapidly growing west side ...

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PHILLIPSBURG, NJ – In honor of 170 years of railroad history, Phillipsburg organizers will host the first-ever Phillipsburg Railroad Fest to commemorate the date.  “Come and discover the Phillipsburg, NJ Railroad and celebrate 170 years of railroad history” stated Aaron Coleman, the event ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection will celebrate the 52nd Anniversary of Earth Day on Saturday, April 23 at the Central Railroad of New Jersey Terminal, 1 Audrey Zapp Drive in Liberty State Park. The event will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will ...

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LBI Region, NJ- A springtime ritual is underway, with families and individuals choosing their favorite spot to spend some time beachfront. With Long Beach Island an easy trip away, Beach Badges are top on the list for when planning summer activities. Beach Badges are required when lifeguards are on ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Hundreds of cars lined up to drop off passengers at Cape Liberty on April 10, marking a new season for sailing from Bayonne after a tough two years due to COVID. Royal Caribbean resumed full operations last fall, then moved the ships to warmer climates for the winter. Since their ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - There are only four until East Brunswick's first FLY A KITE DAY from 1:00 to 3:00 on Saturday, April 9 at the community Arts Center on Cranbury Road.   Bring your own kite and learn some techniques.  Free kites for the first 100 children. There will me food trucks and ...

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TRENTON, N.J. — The Trenton-Mercer Airport will soon get their much-anticipated new passenger terminal after getting their green light for design and construction from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), according to County Executive Brian M. Hughes. “This is great news for Trenton-Mercer ...

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SHIP BOTTOM, NJ - The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce members have been serving the Long Beach Island region since the summer of 1914. Over that time there has been many challenges that the businesses have worked to overcome. In response to concerns on rising prices this year, the ...

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NEWARK, NJ — The sight of 5,000 cherry blossom trees turning pink and white in Branch Brook Park means that spring has finally sprung in Newark, with the promise of an exciting series of events coming to the area in celebration of the 46th annual Essex County Cherry Blossom Festival.  Essex ...

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SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- The South Amboy St. Patrick's Day Parade steps off at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 20. The parade committee suggests arriving early. South Pine Avenue will be closed to traffic at 11:30 a.m. and Bordentown Avenue will be closed to traffic at 12:30 p.m.  If you are planning to ...

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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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FIELDSBORO, NJ — White Hill Mansion will be hosting a first-of-its kind event this weekend, perfect for the historical area of Fieldsboro and Bordentown.  Friends of White Hill Mansion will be holding a Colonial Living History Day on Saturday, March 19 from 11AM to 3PM, with a rain date of ...

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