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City Life

Good News: New Jersey Legalized Marijuana Last Night

While the outcome of the presidential race remains uncertain, we know one thing for sure: Weed is legal in New Jersey. Last night, residents overwhelmingly […]

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City Life

What’s Better Than One Halloween a Year? Two, Says This South Jersey Group

Three things you probably never knew: first, that there’s such a thing as a “National Halloween Association,” apparently for people who are really passionate about the holiday. […]

City Life

What to Know About “Flesh-Eating” Bacteria in the Delaware Bay

You’re going to want to file this one under “all the terrifying ways climate change is affecting our planet.” A study published on Tuesday warns that […]

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City Life

N.J. Veterans and Active-Duty Military Could Soon Get a Break on State Beach Tags

The Shore could soon become a little more accessible for active military members and veterans. A bill currently pending in the New Jersey legislature would […]

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Things to Do

3 Jersey Shore Day Trips Every Philadelphian Should Try

For ease and speed: Atlantic City (one hour and five minutes away via the A.C. Expressway) is really your best bet. Get away from the […]

Things to Do

21 Reasons to Love the Shore

What’s it mean to be a Philadelphian? For many of us, ironically, it requires spending three months a year dreaming of being — or actually […]

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City Life

This Huge Tulip Farm Is Philly’s (Better) Version of L.A.’s Poppy Fields

Perhaps a photo of an Instagram influencer (or your friend, or, in my case, family member) posing in a field of tangerine orange poppies has recently found […]

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Life & Style

How to Plan Your Dream Weekend at the Lokal A-Frame Cabin

Flying south for the winter is fine, but let us make the case for leaning into the season: flannel, fire pits and gourmet meals in […]

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Property

Why Young Homebuyers Should Consider Collingswood

Shaking things up “People want to live in Collingswood. We have a whole new generation moving here,” says Main Street Realty’s Pam Ciervo. The firm […]

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City Life

Get Ready for 10- (or 11- or 7-) Digit Dialing in South Jersey

Starting Saturday, phone users from Mercer County all the way down to Cape May in New Jersey accustomed to dialing just seven digits when they […]

City Life

N.J. Radio Hosts Off the Air After “Turban Man” Comments

Longtime NJ101.5 talk-show duo Dennis Malloy and Judi Franco have been suspended after repeatedly referring to New Jersey’s attorney general, Gurbir S. Grewal, as “Turban […]

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City Life

New Jersey Attorney General Pauses All Weed Prosecutions

In a major win for marijuana advocates in New Jersey, state officials announced plans on Tuesday to pause all municipal prosecutions of weed offenses in the coming months […]

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City Life

New Jersey Lawmaker Wants the State to Tax Tap Water

A New Jersey lawmaker wants to tax tap water. State Senator Bob Smith, a Democrat from Middlesex County, has introduced a bill that could leave […]

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City Life

Plastic Bags Could Soon Cost You 5 Cents in New Jersey

Soon, you might have to shell out 5 cents per plastic (or paper) bag on New Jersey shopping trips. Last week, state lawmakers passed a measure requiring […]

Property

A Work of Art in Rosemont, N.J., for $1.395M

The striking house you see in these photos came to be what it is now because of the love of Art. That would be Art as […]