Personalized Appeal Yields Success for Red Bank Pubic Library

By Chris Rotolo | RED BANK – It was the most successful fundraising effort for the Red Bank Library Foundation, thanks to an added, personalized touch. Launched in 2013, the...

April 26, 2018 | comments

Shore Regional Warns About Dangers of Vaping

  By Chris Rotolo | OCEANPORT – PJ O’Connell can still recall scenes from his high school days, in particular the cloud of cigarette smoke that consumed him each time...

April 25, 2018 | comments

High Tech Students Tackle Food Scarcity With Math Modeling

By Michaela Boneva | LINCROFT – Students are forever wondering how math is relevant in the real world, for problems beyond science and engineering. Five High Technology High School students...

April 25, 2018 | comments

Letter: Middletown’s Ideal Beach Supports Beach Sweeps

Contributed by Sandra Vazquez | Tucked away in the North Middletown section of Middletown Township, along the Raritan Bay, is a beach called Ideal Beach and a community which refers...

April 25, 2018 | comments

Ziad Shehady Named As Red Bank’s Next Administrator

  By Jay Cook | RED BANK – In a move that officially turns the page on Stanley Sickels’ nearly four-decade career, Red Bank officials announced last week their appointment...

April 25, 2018 | comments

Curbing Feral Cats in Highlands

By Jay Cook | HIGHLANDS – Debralee Lang tiptoed through a barren Honeysuckle Lodge on Cedar Street, poking her head underneath a number of vacant, summertime bungalows while also peering...

April 24, 2018 | comments

Rumson Superintendent Leads Honest Discussion About Underage Drinking

By Chris Rotolo | RUMSON – According to superintendent Peter Righi, the April 16 Healthy Community Meeting and alcohol awareness seminar at Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School was about honest...

April 23, 2018 | comments

Letter: Reflecting on the ‘Ridge Road Run’

Contributed by Eileen Mahoney | These days it is easy to get caught up in the fake news and the belief that the times are changing and not for the...

April 23, 2018 | comments

Affordable Housing Dispute Boils Over In Atlantic Highlands

By Chris Rotolo | ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – An affordable housing dispute in Atlantic Highlands has left some residents feeling frustrated and helpless. Following advice by the mayor and town council...

April 23, 2018 | comments

Enough With the Plastic: Historic Beach Sweep Numbers Alarm Environmentalists

  By Jay Cook  | SANDY HOOK – Although they’re technically not in the waste management business, Clean Ocean Action has been plenty busy cleaning beaches over the last three...

April 22, 2018 | comments

The Many Arts Of Atlantic Highlands

By Gretchen C. Van Benthuysen | ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – There’s a lot of culture packed into this small town and much of it can be found on First Avenue. The First...

April 20, 2018 | comments

CBA’s Kenney Makes History With Career Win #800

By Rich Chrampanis | BAYVILLE – To Marty Kenney, Saturday’s game against the Wall Crimson Knights at Central Regional’s home field as part of the Strike Out Autism Challenge was a...

April 20, 2018 | comments

Ridge Road Run Raises $120K For Mental Health and Wellness Organizations

By Chris Rotolo | RUMSON – When the group of student organizers at the reins of Sunday’s Ridge Road Run first began planning the event, they estimated that, if the...

April 19, 2018 | comments

Two River Politicians In The News

By Jay Cook | In the midst of the Facebook and Cambridge Analytica personal privacy and data release scandal which has dominated the 24-hour news cycle in recent weeks, one...

April 19, 2018 | comments

Every Child Deserves a Chance To Play Sports, Say Founders

By Chris Rotolo | LINCROFT – “This stinks.” It was 28 years ago that Paul Hooker was taken aback by that retort. He was conversing with a girl who had...

April 19, 2018 | comments

Riverview Receives $5 Million Donation For Robotic Surgery

By Chris Rotolo | RED BANK – The Riverview Medical Center has received a $5 million donation to support the advancement of its robotic surgery program. Timothy J. Hogan, the...

April 19, 2018 | comments

‘Dock & Dine’ Idea Floated For Red Bank

  Options for Waterfront Marine Park Explored | By Jay Cook | RED BANK – What are some ways to spruce up Marine Park and bring more bodies into Red...

April 18, 2018 | comments

Iconic Filmmaker Kevin Smith Comes Home To Support FilmOneFest

By Chris Rotolo | ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – If a kid from Highlands who worked at the Quick Stop can make it, so can you. It’s a sentiment that local icon...

April 17, 2018 | comments

Fair Haven Next to Try Recreational Pot Ban

By Jay Cook | FAIR HAVEN – Go ahead and add Fair Haven to the list of Two River-area towns taking a stand against the legalization of recreational cannabis inside...

April 16, 2018 | comments

Very Special Oyster Recovered From Navesink Riverbed

Small Discovery Could Mean Progress for Future Reef | By Jay Cook | RED BANK – Eastern oysters in the Navesink River have been elusive to environmentalists since disease wiped...

April 14, 2018 | comments

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