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Memorial Day Weekend in #HipNJ

Memorial Day is right around the corner. Still not sure where to celebrate? #HipNJ has got you covered. Here are some of the best places in New Jersey to celebrate this weekend.


 The Headliner (Neptune)

Pork Roll Festival (Trenton)



 The Headliner (Neptune)

Oasis Pool & Day Club (Neptune)

Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City (Atlantic City)

Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City (Atlantic City)


Avenue Beach Club (Long Branch)

Woodland Park Memorial Day Street Fair (Woodland Park)


Crystal Springs Resort *for the golfers out there* (Hamburg)

Book your tee time here.


Cara’s Cucina: Marinated Grilled Chicken

Today on Cara’s CucinaCara Di Falco teaches us how to make Marinated Grilled Chicken, a recipe perfect to help start the barbecue season!

“Whatever your plans are for this holiday weekend, I hope you’ll give this recipe a shot,” Di Falco states in the recipe’s accompanying blog.

Add this delicious recipe, which serves six, to your Memorial Day menu today.

Marinated Grilled Chicken

1.5 lbs. chicken breast, sliced into cutlets (you can use chicken pieces as well – this will change your cooking time)
1 C. salsa (whatever heat level you prefer)
1 Tbs. olive oil
1.5 Tbs. apple cider vinegar
1.5 tsp sazon spice mixture (or 1 packet of store-brought mix)
2 Tbs. chopped, fresh, cilantro (optional, for serving)

For the Sazon Mix
2 tsp. cumin
1.5 tsp. dried oregano
2 tsp. coriander
1.5 tsp onion powder
1.5 tsp. garlic powder
1 Tbs. annatto (or use turmeric)
1 tsp. salt

Watch the video above to learn how to make your own, and click here to see the official Cara’s Cucina recipe!

If you make this at home, be sure to post it on Instagram along with the hashtag, #CarasCucina.

Buon Appetito!

Dr. Stuart Geffner on “Live From Surgery”

Dr. Stuart Geffner, Director of Transplant Surgery at RWJBarnabas Health, met with Steve Adubato on “One-on-One” to discuss the “Live from Surgery” program at Liberty Science Center.

“Live from Surgery” is an interactive program offering students a unique opportunity to peer into an operating room and interact with medical experts. This powerful learning experience exposes students to careers in biotechnology and medical science. “It’s an absolutely spectacular program,” Geffner said.

Sessions include:

  • Cardiac/Valve Surgery
    • Heart Transplant/VAD
    • Kidney Transplant
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
    • Neonatal Surgery
    • Neurosurgery
    • Robotic Surgery

To learn more, click here.