July 2019: Top Dentists
Having healthy teeth and gums is something we can all smile about. New Jersey Monthly’s annual list of Top Dentists can assist you in finding the right practitioners for your family—or give you extra confidence in the dentists you’ve already chosen. This year, our list includes 624 top oral-health practitioners.
Also in this issue: We take a deep dive into the burgeoning world of vegan dining. Check out our list of 25 Great Places to Eat Vegan. Ever wonder what goes on at the Port of Newark and Elizabeth? We did—so we dispatched two reporters and a photographer to go inside and document life on the 21st century waterfront.
The hottest innovations in plant-based eating are the Impossible and Beyond burgers. But a look at their ingredients, some made in a lab, raises concerns.Read more
The Montclair author’s latest novel, Very Nice, is the perfect summer read. It’s also deeply, darkly humorous.Read more
Seeing a nation divided, Larry Grogin is running across the country to learn about what Americans have in common.Read more
Currently based in Port Newark, the Seamen’s Church Institute of the Episcopal Church advocates for the spiritual—and earthly—needs of mariners.Read more
Meet the savvy owners of an Ocean Grove cottage, a pet-friendly farmhouse, and an always-in-demand Hudson County home.Read more
Eat & Drink
The Connecticut-style lobster roll is an especially popular draw.Read more
Spirit is this Palmyra restaurant’s “secret weapon.”Read more
Only in NJ: Steve Adubato
The nation’s next big birthday (in 2026) offers an ideal opportunity to showcase NJ’s patriotic past. Local historians and state officials plan to prepare the state’s historic spots for the nation’s Semiquincentennial celebration.Read more
Patty Sabey, granddaughter of Lucky Leo’s founder Leo Whalen, has built a beach-area empire all her own.Read more