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“Everything good, everything magical happens between the months
of June & August.”

Jenny Han

Family is everything, and as we eagerly anticipate the arrival of summer, we are also ready for vacation time spent with our loved ones. We’re thrilled to present the best of LOCAL in The Showcase Magazine summer issue, ready to ignite your family adventures and discover everything you need to make your summer memorable. 

In keeping with our summer theme, the front cover, “Sand & Sailboats,” by artist Vickie Wade, is the perfect painting to brighten your days.

There is always so much to celebrate during these months. With Graduations, Father’s Day, the 4th of July, and family special events, let our “A TASTE OF SUMMER” LOCAL, DINING, SHOPPING & SPECIAL EVENTS section guide all your festivities! From exclusive interviews with local businesses, incredible dining options, fun contests, the best summer sales, and informative articles, this issue is packed with everything you need to make your summer unforgettable.

Show your LOCAL love by supporting LOCAL businesses, investing in the heart of our community, and fostering growth and prosperity. Enjoy exploring all the special sections in the summer Showcase Magazine and discovering all the offers inside this issue. There is always something for everyone!

We have Showcased 5 LOCAL businesses and their incredible success stories, including Christine’s Bath & Gift Boutique, Compass/The Cherie Berger Team, Kitchen Expo, Renegade Martial Arts and Silk Road Restaurant. We also welcome you to enjoy our popular articles and columns by our expert writers. Plus, don't miss the chance to win a $50 gift certificate for computer services from ItProSERV Solutions by participating in our Summer Word Find contest on page 38. And if you want to show off your baby/toddler for a chance to win the Cutie Pie award, go to page 13 for all the details. We love receiving all your adorable baby pics! These activities are fun and a fantastic way to connect with the community.

We continue to feature three organizations in our Giving Back column in the spirit of Giving Back. To view a list of organizations we have helped support, visit our website at www.theshowcasemagazine.net.

The Showcase Magazine’s digital version is available online at www.theshowcasemagazine.net, on Twitter & Instagram @TheShowcaseMag, and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TheShowcaseMagazine. This allows our advertisers to increase their visibility and helps to promote their goods and services. Our ONLINE Business Guide continues to grow, with new additions joining every issue!

In its 28th year of publishing and as the OG magazine of our community, The Showcase Magazine continues to give LOCAL merchants an affordable print and digital advertising vehicle to reach their ideal customers.

So, grab this issue and bring it to the pool, the beach, the park, or your favorite summer hangout. Use it as your summer guide to make memories with your family and friends. A sincere thank you to our readers and advertisers for your unwavering support of us and the LOCAL businesses and professionals of The Showcase Magazine. You have allowed us to give back to the community for the past 28 years and counting!

Patti, The Showcase staff, and I wish you and your families a safe and happy Summer full of fun, sunshine, and precious memories.

As always, we encourage you to SHOP SMART & SHOP LOCAL!


Featured Articles

Hoboken Happenings: Morelia Gourmet Paletas

Do you need a cool summer treat to beat the heat? Look no further than Morelia Ice Cream Paletas, the newest sensation to hit Washington Street in Hoboken, N.J. This unique ice cream spot offers handcrafted gourmet pops made with natural ingredients, promising a refreshing and delicious experience for all ages.

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Great Getaways: Destination California

Summer is officially ahead of us, and in this installment of Great Getaways are some highly rated destinations to visit in California. Last summer, my family and I took a trip to California, and when we landed, we headed straight to the Hilton San Francisco Union Square. The next day, we started with breakfast at Sear Fine Food. Afterward, we took a scenic drive across the Golden Gate Bridge and then stopped at Muir Woods National Park, where you can view some of the tallest and oldest trees in the United States.

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Simply Entertaining: Custom Beach Bags

As the summer sun begins to blaze, it's time to gear up for beach days with style and personality. What better way to do so than by hosting a beach bag painting party in the comfort of your own home? Whether you're a seasoned artist or just looking for a fun and creative activity, here's a step-by-step guide to help you make it a success.

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