The holiday season is upon us, and that means lights, merriment, and, for some, the stress of last-minute shopping. But if you’re scrambling to purchase gifts for the remaining names on your list, have no fear: there’s still time to buy the perfect presents for your loved ones — all while supporting local businesses.

This year, the Borough of Carteret is offering a 2021 coupon book to make local shopping and dining easy and affordable this season. Participating local vendors — including medical outlets, salons, restaurants, jewelers, grocers and more — are offering discounts on their offerings, giving you the opportunity to make your purchases without traveling far — all while supporting the businesses that create jobs and pay taxes in Carteret, helping to sustain local parks, schools, emergency services and more.

Download your printable coupon book here. rental apartments located in Carteret include residences at Meridian Terrace, Meridian Square and Carteret Gardens. Other nearby apts for rent include listings at Woodbridge Gardens, located in Woodbridge Township and Convery Gardens, located in Perth Amboy. Use’s Apartment Locator to find the Garden State residence that’s right for you.