Archive: 2012 May

High Expectations for a 40th Birthday

Someone once advised me to set my expectations low so I would never be disappointed.  Not being one to subscribe to that theory, I often imagine that holidays, vacations and...

May 11, 2012 | comments

Happy Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is hands down my favorite day of the year.  I get to sleep late and take a break from my usual motherly roles of cook, maid, taxi driver,...

May 11, 2012 | comments

And,They’re Off!

By John Burton Monmouth Park opens May 12 for its 67th season OCEANPORT – Those celebrating the start of a new racing season at Monmouth Park acknowledge, it’s been a tough...

May 11, 2012 | comments

Lady in Pink 

By Julie Davis Sally Harris, a six-year breast cancer survivor, gets a hot, new makeover Area towns have been awash in shades of pink as Riverview Medical Center’s sixth annual...

May 11, 2012 | comments

Attention Foodies, Summer Culinary Tours Begin in Red Bank

By Alison Bitterly More than 20 restaurants to participate in spring, summer tastings RED BANK – Red Bank Flavour and Red Bank Rive­rCenter have announced plans for the town’s annual...

May 10, 2012 | comments

Lunch Break’s Foodstock Seeks to Stock Shelves for Summer Months

By Alison Bitterly RED BANK – Lunch Break, the borough-based soup kitchen and food pantry, will be hosting Foodstock – a food drive that will feature live entertainment, children’s activities,...

May 10, 2012 | comments

Awareness, Funds Raised for Suicide Prevention at RBR

By John Burton LITTLE SILVER — “You’ll be helping to save lives. You’ll be walking to save lives,” Grace Rumph, a freshman at Red Bank Regional High School, told her...

May 10, 2012 | comments

Want to Go Out and Play?

By John Burton Website launched to help match players with games Sometimes it’s tough to find people who want to shoot some hoops, play a little softball or toss around...

May 10, 2012 | comments

While Some Cancel, Other Towns Continue to Plan July 4 Fireworks

By John Burton While some communities in the two river area have decided to forego their Independence Day/Summer traditional fireworks, do not fear; there will be opportunities to see shells...

May 10, 2012 | comments