Author: Lauren Payne

In the past five years, Manasquan's bridge, built in 1883, endured two repairs. Some residents hope to save the structure. Monmouth County weighs the options.

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Patty Sabey, granddaughter of Lucky Leo's founder Leo Whalen, has built a beach-area empire all her own.

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Carol and Eric Soos transformed an oddly shaped, overgrown lot into the ultimate Long Beach Island getaway.

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The Point Pleasant–based artist describes the process behind his unusual medium.

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Marie Unanue's The Adventures of Phatty and Payaso: Central Park sends a positive message to young readers.

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Eat, stay, play or enjoy a spa day at one of these fresh attractions.

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The historic mansion's highlights include a five-story stone tower and a wisteria-draped pergola.

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Producing aquaphonic greens is a group effort for the family behind HS Farms.

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This trendy yet timeless space showcases the latest home must-haves.

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Fabulous rental and condo options along the Hudson River waterfront.

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