Tag Archives: Summer

Summer Celebration at Fork Hancock, Sandy Hook

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  The Jersey Shore Partnership is celebrating the start of Summer 2012 on June 4th at Fort Hancock, Sandy Hook.  We are planning a special evening with extraordinary food, an awesome view, and fantastic music. 5:30 PM Reception * 6:30 PM Dinner Join us in our kickoff to summer under a party tent overlooking Sandy Hook Bay at Fort Hancock.  …

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Savoring The Blues | Blueberry Facts and Recipes

Savoring the Blues New Jersey has a state fruit, the blueberry! It became the official state fruit in 2004 after a group of fourth graders from Veteran’s Memorial Elementary School in Brick campaigned to make it the official state fruit. The blueberry is abundant throughout North America and was an important part of the diet of Native Americans and the …

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Cool Summertime Drinks | Summertime Refreshers!

Summertime Refreshers Cool, cool summertime drinks, and how to make them…the right way…from Currents own Jimi Hilton. Every year when summertime begins to roll around, and just about every time it’s really hot and steamy outside, I think of my Uncle Wally.  A “mixologist” whose mixed drinks were simply beyond compare, he wasn’t too strait-laced and narrow minded not to …

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BBQ Tips | From The Edge Of The Fork

Burgers, and hot dogs, and steaks. Oh my! Summer is here and it’s time to fire up the grill and prepare for your next great barbeque. Everyone loves the idea of having a big backyard bash — mingling friends, playing games with the kids, and of course, indulging in the long forgotten flame-broiled goodness that winter had forced us to …

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Summer: Reprieve from Homework, Early Mornings and Bullies

The school year is winding down, and every student has summer on their minds. Playing in the sand, camping in the woods, its amazing if students can focus enough to take their final exams. However, summer means safety for some students, actually nearly 280,000 students. Many students look to summer as the ultimate end to bullying for the school year. …

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The Ultimate Guide to Summer Relaxation

Where do you go when you just want to just forget everything and take some time off for yourself? For most, the answer is vacation. But with the economic downturn a vacation just doesn’t fit in their budget. Many people will choose to stay at home due to money being tight and are a little uneasy about job security. The …

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Spring Planting Tips

Spring means that the garden centers are packed with people, and car trunks are packed with plants. Everybody has dirt on their knees, dirt under their nails, and are excited about gardening. To make certain that this excitement yields positive results, let’s discuss the basics in this article of spring planting tips. Let’s start with B&B plants. B&B is short …

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