Archive: 2012 April

Escaping Technology, Preserving The Timeless

By Michele S. Byers According to English poet John Donne, “No man is an island, entire of itself.” Art and Nan Kellam bought an uninhabited island off the coast of...

April 28, 2012 | comments

Government Becomes More Transparent

By Senator Jennifer Beck, 13th District On January 5, 2012, Governor Chris Christie signed S-2765/A-3908 into law. This legislation requires state, regional, and local authorities, boards, and commissions to establish...

April 28, 2012 | comments

Monmouth County: Vacation Destination

By Thomas A. Arnone Just in time for summer, Monmouth County is rethinking how it goes about enticing visitors to the county’s unique vacation destinations. Ads on radio and daily...

April 28, 2012 | comments

Harold Hartshorne’s Life On The Ice

By Sharon Hazard LITTLE SILVER – Living on the banks of the Shrewsbury River at “Boxwood Manor,” skating was a natural pastime for Harold Hartshorne. Harold Hartshorne, who was born...

April 28, 2012 | comments

Lt. Governor’s Father Dies In Virginia

By John Burton Lieutenant Gover­nor Kim Gua­dagno’s father died this week after a long struggle with cancer. Charles A. (Chuck) McFadden Jr., 79, succumbed Monday to prostate cancer, according to...

April 27, 2012 | comments

Help Save The Environment By Buying A Rain Barrel

RUMSON – Rumson Country Day School is teaming with Rain Barrels Inter­national to promote rainwater harvesting in our community. The school will be selling recycled food-grade rain barrels for $125....

April 27, 2012 | comments

Board Looking For Library Science Students

MIDDLETOWN – The township library’s board of trustees has applications available for students interested in a career in library science for its Conover-Wihtol Scholarship. The scholarship was created in 1972...

April 27, 2012 | comments

Soil District Employee Pleads Guilty To Accepting Bribe

By John Burton FREEHOLD – An official responsible for soil conservation for property developments pleaded guilty Tuesday to accepting a bribe. John Tonon, a 51-year-old Manasquan resident and district official...

April 27, 2012 | comments

New Editor Named At The Two River Times™

Two River Times Publisher Ellen Cancellieri McCarthy has named veteran journalist Michele J. Kuhn as the newspaper’s new editor. Kuhn, a life-long Central New Jersey resident with more than 30 years...

April 27, 2012 | comments

Record Number Of Beaches Cleaned Of Debris During Annual Sweep

When Clean Action Ocean began its annual beach Sweep in 1985, only 75 people participated. Last weekend thousands came to help clear tons of debris from 75 sites. During the...

April 27, 2012 | comments

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