Faces & Personalities
As a child, Charlie Puth heard music in the air. Now fans are filling the air with his music.
How a strong-willed mom, a few lucky breaks and some (shall we say) influential friends turned a skinny kid from Hoboken into an international legend.
Comedian and political commentator Bill Maher talks his River Vale childhood, why Jersey breeds so many entertainers, and Christie's shot at the presidency (hint: slim).
Kurt Sutter’s new FX series, The Bastard Executioner, packs plenty of gore. But that doesn’t mean he’s not a sensitive guy.
For sports anchor Bruce Beck, attention to detail and hard work have given him a highlight reel of a career.
In her new novel, Judy Blume recalls the scary days when airplanes seemed to rain from the skies over her native Elizabeth.
The multimillionaire discusses passion, her philanthropic ventures and her entrepreneurial beginnings in Oradell.
The Princeton history professor talks about his new book, how we expect too much out of our presidents, and why Congressional gridlock isn't anything new.
Paulette Brown, the first woman of color to lead the nation’s lawyers, has an ambitious agenda for diversity and judicial fairness—but just one year to get the job done.
Paul Goldenberg has spent a career fighting drug lords and crime bosses. Now he’s out to nab homegrown terrorists.
Food & Drink
Junior’s cheesecakes, pride of Brooklyn since 1950, are now baked in Burlington, where a huge plant is expected to crank out 2 million this year, more next year.
The Cape May Sea Salt Company, the latest project from project-loving chef Lucas Manteca, is turning Jersey ocean water into fine salt that aims to be “sensual.”
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
At Brighton Asylum, the actors take great pains to shock their guests.
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.