Microbrewery Planned for Fort Monmouth’s Brewer Ave.

By Laura D.C. Kolnoski FORT MONMOUTH – It doesn’t have a name yet, but a new microbrewery and multiuse indoor/outdoor event space will soon be replacing Fort Monmouth’s former Dance...

March 26, 2017 | comments

Steinbeck Classic Comes to Holmdel

  By Mary Ann Bourbeau HOLMDEL – In 1785, the Scottish poet Robert Burns wrote a poem entitled “To a Mouse.” From that poem came the phrase, “The best laid...

March 25, 2017 | comments

Revolutionary Jersey Girls: Is There One In Your Family?

By Janice Hunold Is there a Revolutionary Jersey Girl in your family tree? Out of more than 6,000 New Jersey Daughters of the American Revolution Patriots claimed as ancestors by DAR...

March 25, 2017 | comments

Two Bodies Retrieved From Water at Channel Club Marina

MONMOUTH BEACH – The bodies of a man and woman were pulled the Shrewsbury River near the Channel Club Marina on Friday, March 24. On Saturday, they were identified as John...

March 25, 2017 | comments

All Earth Dwellers Invited to Environmental Day

By Jenna O’Donnell LITTLE SILVER – Earth Day is still a month away, but borough residents don’t have to wait until April to grow a little greener. The Little Silver Environmental...

March 24, 2017 | comments

Homegrown Campaign To Ban Plastic Bags in Little Silver

By Jenna O’Donnell LITTLE SILVER – A quest to reduce waste in Little Silver started with a trip to Alaska last spring. While exploring the region with her family, Jennifer...

March 24, 2017 | comments

Lee Carr: The Luck of the Irish

By Gretchen C. Van Benthuysen Opportunity always seemed to knock at Louis Carr Jr.’s door. You might even call it the luck of the Irish. Better known as Lee, the...

March 23, 2017 | comments

Five Things Towns Can Do To Keep The Navesink River Alive

Contributed by Rally for the Navesink • Watershed Mindfulness. Pass an annual town resolution about your commitment to a clean and healthy Navesink River. • Green-up and Beautify Your Town....

March 23, 2017 | comments

What’s With Those Bins?

By Jay Cook MIDDLETOWN – While Mother Nature has yet to turn the page on this year’s winter, the calendar says it’s almost time for spring cleaning. Some people are...

March 21, 2017 | comments

Sandy Hook Refugees, Long Ago But Not So Far Away

By Rick Geffken Remote and barren for much of its history, Sandy Hook hardly seems a welcoming place for refugees of any kind. Yet, during the Revolutionary War, it was home...

March 21, 2017 | comments

Letter: With Prospect of Power Lines Project, We May Have to Move

By Jen Aquino Last Sunday was the day I picked to sit down and talk to my seven-years-young son about the possibility of having to move because of JCP&L’s Monmouth...

March 20, 2017 | comments

No More Rumson-Sea Bright Bridge Closures Anticipated

By Liz Sheehan SEA BRIGHT – After two nighttime closures for maintenance work, no more are scheduled for the 67-year-old Rumson-Sea Bright Bridge over the Shrewsbury River, said Laura Kirkpatrick,...

March 20, 2017 | comments

Rally for the Navesink Gains Momentum

By Rick Geffken Clean Ocean Action is hoping a rising tide of community engagement will lift the hopes of boaters, swimmers, oyster aficionados, and communities in the Navesink River watershed. The...

March 20, 2017 | comments

World War I-Era Ordnance Found Along Jersey Shore

By Jay Cook | Over 300 pieces of military-grade ordnance, each no larger than a pocket-sized ChapStick, were recovered along beaches in three Shore towns, and ultimately disposed of safely. The beach...

March 19, 2017 | comments

Restaurant Review: Haldi Chowk

Nothing is more exciting than trying a new food or cuisine with which you have had little or no exposure and discovering you really like it. Such was the experience...

March 16, 2017 | comments

Letter: Shadowbrook Expansion is Wrong For Shrewsbury

With reference to your article about the Shadowbrook expansion (February 26), it is essential that the public understand that the expanded building will be almost three times the size of...

March 16, 2017 | comments

Downtown Apartment Complex Approved in Red Bank

By John Burton | RED BANK – The borough Zoning Board of Adjustment may have said “no” but the Planning Board said “yes” – after a little nudging from the...

March 16, 2017 | comments

Circle BMW Executive Graduates from Dealer Candidate Academy

  Thomas J. DeFelice, III, vice president and general counsel, Circle BMW, has graduated from the Dealer Candidate Academy at the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) in Tysons, Virginia. NADA programs...

March 16, 2017 | comments

Fair Haven Takes Steps To Keep Streets Friendly

By John Burton FAIR HAVEN – Borough officials are asking for the public’s help in making the community more pedestrian – and cyclist – friendly. Thanks to a state Department...

March 15, 2017 | comments

Irish Sports on the Jersey Shore

A Q&A with the Jersey Shore Gaelic Athletic Association By Jay Cook | Mary Beth Glaccum is the founder and chairman of the Jersey Shore Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA), one of...

March 14, 2017 | comments

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