The Great Outdoors
These four short Appalachian Trail hikes will go a long way toward helping you connect with nature—and some great foliage views.
The lesser-known attractions of Jersey's Ivy League haven.
Relics of the 1920s, single-masted A Cats still skim the waters of Barnegat Bay.
A plague of invasive plants, animals and creepy-crawly things is crowding out Jersey's natural species. Despite efforts, the exotic invaders keep coming.
Celebrate National Park Week by visiting one of these historic landmarks.
Taking the plunge with New Jersey’s extreme canoers.
Twins Salaam and A’laam Horne are double trouble for defenders, tearing up the gridiron for St. Joseph’s High School.
An ace pitcher from Bloomfield nearly makes history for the Chicago Cubs.
Hit the road in fashion-forward gear and you'll look sharp as you coast or compete.
Spending the afternoon trying to keep up with anchor Harris Faulkner as she trains for the Avon 39 Walk is no walk in the park. Well, actually, it is.
Our Great Lakes and Rivers
Looking for some freshwater fun? Here’s our take on 20 New Jersey lakes.
This South Jersey spot is an oasis of small family picnics and sleepy summer afternoons.
The powerful Delaware River is a recreational paradise, boasting such activities as boating, tubing, hiking and more.
Jersey’s anglers are hooked on the mighty Musky.
This "little lake that could" is a hidden gem in the heart of Cheesequake State Park.
The state’s official water-ski team makes a splash at Lake Mohawk.
New Jersey is home to dozens of alpaca farms. Here’s how to mingle with the fluffy herds.
At Double Brook Farm, animals are treated with compassion, even as they head to slaughter.
A young entrepreneur brings his “blue thumb” to the revival of the Jersey oyster, a sustainable crop that cleans the water and, yes, tastes great.
The Lee family maintains a 75-year tradition, raising broad-breasted birds with a personal touch.
A failed gardener finds joy and profit in wild (but delightfully edible) plants running amok in her Flemington yard.
At the last of Jersey’s big family egg farms, the rural life is all it’s cracked up to be.
Wine tasting, pumpkin picking, craft shows, cranberry bogs are just some of the fun activities to be enjoyed at these October festivals.
Freeheld, starring Julianne Moore and Ellen Page, depicts Laurel Hester's fight to pass on her pension to partner Stacie Andree after being diagnosed with terminal lung cancer.
On October 18, sophisticated gear heads can view 90 classic cars at at the inaugural Edison Concours d’Elegance, on the grounds of Thomas Edison's estate.
Veterans suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder find comfort and spiritual healing with Heroes to Heroes.