New Jersey’s county parks have plenty to offer, from foliage walks to historic sites and abandoned villages.
Fall for Fall
Here’s a six-pack of places where you can satisfy your thirst for a good fright.
Speed limits are snail-like on Old Mine Road, but the autumn views are worth the crawl.
Pumpkin picking, a corn maze and haunted hayrides crop up every year at Brock Farms.
Kayak tours mean exercise, relaxation and fresh air—plus a break from cell phones and other modern distractions.
Here are 12 New Jersey farms where you can pick your own pumpkins, listed from north to south.
Dump trucks and ’dozers are the draw at this unique amusement park.
School's in Session
Around the state, schools are using new learning concepts to better prepare students in science and tech. But innovation is never easy—and finding the right teachers is a challenge.
Our bi-annual list of the best high schools in the state.
Odorless and easy to hide, e-cigarettes are a growing source of teenage kicks. Snuffing out the problem is the latest uphill battle for Jersey schools.
“Open and curious” students thrive at this Jersey City magnet school.
To arm or not to arm: That's the question roiling many New Jersey districts.
How did we determine the rankings in our list of top schools? Read our methodology and find out.
News & Features
The Director of Creative Writing at Princeton University and Pulitzer Prize winner sat down with us to discuss how New Jersey has affected her work.
After two easy campaigns, Trump ally Tom MacArthur is in a fight to keep his House seat in the GOP column.
In "The Real Lolita: The Kidnapping of Sally Horner and the Novel that Scandalized the World," author Sarah Weinman shines a light on the New Jersey girl who inspired the controversial novel.
Foundation assists infants with hearing loss during crucial early years of development.
Heritage's Dairy Stores is a family-owned convenience-store chain that has served the South Jersey area longer than industry giants Wawa and QuickChek.
In a space with a vaunted history, new owners introduce a classic cuisine, imaginatively updated.
Care for a refreshing chardonnay? A marvelous merlot? You'll find plenty to sample on these trails, linking some of the state's top wineries.
American Dream complex will host high-tech museum showcasing Hall of Fame inductees.
Decoy carving, Jersey Devil doings highlight the coming weeks.
From 1986: With three hit singles, a chart-topping debut album, a Grammy, and her family behind her, 22-year-old Whitney Houston is destined to become the next great pop singer from New Jersey.
Airbrusher Michael Perez crafts colorful, custom-made cleats for pitcher Hector Santiago and other Major Leaguers.
The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey needed a place for its stuff. It found that, and rehearsal and design space to boot, in an old valve factory in Florham Park.
"Lace, Not Lace: Contemporary Fiber Art From Lacemaking Techniques” will be exhibited at Hunterdon Art Museum in Clinton September 23-January 6.
Learn about the 40-year history of New Jersey Monthly.
Learn about the 40-year history of New Jersey Monthly.Learn about the 40-year history of New Jersey Monthly.
New Jersey Monthly Editor Ken Schlager talks with FIOS News about the 40-year history of the magazine.
NJ’s Most Generous Companies
NJ’s Most Generous Companies
At the fourth annual Great Oak Awards dinner, New Jersey Monthly honored 10 New Jersey firms for their charitable giving and volunteer work.