Contact Us


1151 Broad Street, Suite 118, Shrewsbury, NJ   07702

Phone:   848-456-4824     Fax:   848-456-4832     Email:

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Welcome to The Journal, the finest and most established full-color, glossy monthly community news magazine in central New Jersey! Since the mid-1990s, The Journal has become known as the most respected and recognizable community publication in the areas we cover, with tens of thousands of loyal readers. Each month, The Journal delivers high-quality, relevant, and compelling articles about people, places, news, and events of local interest to our readers, along with attractive and effective advertising for the hundreds of successful businesses and professionals who have partnered with us year after year.

We publish four editions in Monmouth County:

The Colts Neck Journal (serving 100% of Colts Neck)

The Holmdel Journal (serving 100% of Holmdel)

The Navesink Area Journal (with expanded coverage in the affluent communities of Lincroft, Little Silver, Middletown, Red Bank, and Shrewsbury)

The Rumson/Fair Haven Journal (serving 100% of Rumson, Fair Haven, and Sea Bright)

Each issue of The Journal is delivered directly to residences and businesses throughout each community, as well as distributed to local public points of interest.

For submissions to The Journal, the advertising deadline is the 13th of the month and the editorial deadline is the 15th of the month for the following month’s issue.  For more information, please call us at 848-456-4824 or email


Lou Mercatanti

Vice President/Editor-in-Chief

Joanne Colella – contact for articles and editorial information

Director of Sales

Michal DiMiceli – contact for advertising and marketing information