Author: Shelby Vittek

Shelby Vittek is an associate editor for New Jersey Monthly, where she edits the Table Hopping blog and Giving Back section. After fleeing the state for college, she returned to get her MFA in Creative Writing from Rutgers University—Camden. Her writing has appeared in the Washington Post, Longreads, Catapult, Narratively, Bon Appétit’s Healthyish, National Geographic, Wine Enthusiast, Saveur, SevenFifty DailyThe Kitchn, Well+Good, The Record, The Smart Set, Philadelphia Daily News, among others.
Richard Heritage of William Heritage Winery likens the refreshing beverage to a wine seltzer.

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Coauthor Andy Mulvihill, son of park founder Gene Mulvihill, says he wanted to convey that his father was a "true pioneer."

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After seeing cases spike in other states, Governor Murphy has decided to postpone indoor dining in New Jersey indefinitely.

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Reminiscences from a summer day spent with Fun Time Crabbing, a crab charter in Somers Point.

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In the meantime, many are now offering outdoor seating and open-air tastings in addition to delivery and curbside pickup.

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18 books by Jersey authors we're toting everywhere from our backyards to the beaches.

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Updated on an ongoing basis: Our detailed list of restaurants that are closed for now, plus others open for takeout and delivery.

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Drastic times call for drastic measures—like diving headlong into a new relationship.

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Alcohol producers have pivoted to hand-sanitizer production and expanded home delivery—much to customers' relief.

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Stories of sacrifice, service and resilience.

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