People

NJM Q&A

Raised in Montville, actress Angeline Rose Troy prepares for her moment in the spotlight in the upcoming dark comedy Just Before I Go.
The Rutgers professor chats with us about discovering your true self, the beauty of indecision and how to shop for a toaster.
His gentlemanly style of politics may be out of favor, but 25 years after leaving office, Tom Kean is still intent on making a difference.
Medical marijuana provides relief for epileptic kids. So why does New Jersey make it so hard for young patients to benefit from the state’s pot program?

Food & Drink

Renowned for his elegant Red Bank restaurant, chef Nicholas Harary revels in casual entertainment at home.
Three friends hope to help reconnect Mile Square City with its beer-brewing roots with 902 Brewing Co.

Science

Everyone pays lip service to the juicy Jersey tomato. Now three Rutgers scientists are close to recreating the greatest Jersey tomato of them all.
Fifty years ago, two Bell Labs physicists pointed a giant antenna at the sky. The hissing sounds they heard turned out to be the ultimate clue to the Big Bang theory.

Arts & Entertainment

Every morning for a decade, a Montclair artist crafts meticulous collages from the daily paper.
For poet Maria Mazziotti Gillan, a working-class childhood in gritty Paterson inspired a lifetime of luminous literature.