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By Paul Goldfinger, Editor @Blogfinger

This small Monmouth County town is about the same size and age as Ocean Grove and has an even smaller population. In the 19th century, absolutely nothing happened here, but they have  some old houses, some artists studios, a river, and a small restaurant (Woody’s on Main Street) that serves ground beef with onions, tomatoes and mozzarella on a hard roll for $8.00.  It’s quite tasty, but I could only finish half.  Their coffee is pretty good.  (rated 3 Blogfingers).

They have no Wi-Fi.  The waitress said, “Fear not. You can pick up a weak signal from the library.”  Well, there was no signal.  But they do have hot and cold running waitresses who couldn’t do enough from me.

Woody's--a busy down-home home cooking' sort of place.  Blogfinger photo.

Woody’s–a busy down-home, home cookin’ sort of place. Blogfinger photo.

I stopped there on the way back from a pleasure trip—dropped Eileen off at the Amtrak station in Trenton.  Now Trenton’s a town we should all visit.  Let’s hire some buses.

Oh, one more thing;  if you go to Allentown, there may be a language problem—the townsfolk  speak only Hawaiian.




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