Archive: 2012 May

Travel Discounts Available for Tourists as the Summer Arrives

By Anastasia Millicker It’s here. As temperatures rise and the start of the season arrives with the Memorial Day Weekend, the Jersey Shore is gearing up for visitors. NJ Transit...

May 24, 2012 | comments

About Town

ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS From noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 10, the Atlantic Highlands Chamber of Commerce will be sponsoring a Taste of Atlantic Highlands. Borough restaurants will be participating along...

May 24, 2012 | comments

English Handbells Ring Out in Red Bank

RED BANK – The Tower Hill Concert Series presents An Evening of Handbells at 7 p.m., Sunday, June 3, at The First Presbyterian Church at Red Bank, 255 Harding Road. 
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May 24, 2012 | comments

Frankly, My Dear… There’s a New Production at the First Avenue Playhouse

ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – First Avenue Playhouse next month will present Moonlight and Magnolias, a production about the making of the film Gone with the Wind. The story centers around 1939...

May 24, 2012 | comments

Oceanic Bridge Manned by New Tenders

By John Burton RUMSON – Changes at the Oceanic Bridge not only include its refurbishment but also who operates the drawbridge. As county and local officials convened Friday, May 18,...

May 24, 2012 | comments

We’re Off to See the Wizard

ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – You may have followed the yellow brick road, defied gravity or eased on down the road but you have never experienced L. Frank Baum’s beloved story quite...

May 24, 2012 | comments

It’s Summerfest Time at the Shore

POINT PLEASANT – In a summer filled with fun and festivals, the Point Pleasant Chamber of Commerce’s Summerfest, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m Saturday, June 2, invites people to spend...

May 24, 2012 | comments

Rollin’ on the River

By John Burton Red Bank’s Riverfest brings fun, food and music June 1-3 to Marine Park RED BANK – Next weekend marks another traditional kickoff for the two river summer, with...

May 24, 2012 | comments

Skywatch For The Week Of May 25 – June 1, 2012

By Flo Higgins Certainly one of the favorite pastimes enjoyed by anyone born this week has to be asking questions. Because Gemini are bright, chipper and witty. They want to...

May 24, 2012 | comments

Scene On Film: “Hysteria”

By Joan Ellis How often are you delighted by both the story and the look of a comedy? In grand collaboration, director Tanya Wexler and writer Stephen Dyer have managed...

May 24, 2012 | comments

Moving Inside Out

By Lisa Girard Summer means a shift to patio and backyard living For those of us who love spending time outdoors in the summer, there are some great new products...

May 18, 2012 | comments

Monmouth County Forestry Program Garners Award

FREEHOLD – The National Arbor Day Founda­tion has once again designated Monmouth County as a Tree City USA in recognition of the county’s ongoing community forestry program. It is the...

May 18, 2012 | comments

Cool Plants For A Hot Summer

By Mary Ann Bourbeau Area gardeners recommend plants, flowers that are heat and drought resistant Will the warm winter translate into a warmer-than-usual summer? Many people believe it will, but...

May 18, 2012 | comments

Myriad of Choices to Decorate your Garden

By Michele J. Kuhn Everything from classical to whimsical available at area merchants Looking to put a pig in your petunias? A fountain amongst the forsythia? Maybe an angel to...

May 18, 2012 | comments

Jersey Fresh

By Michele J. Kuhn Red, yellow or green, tomatoes grown in the Garden State are the best There’s just something about a Jersey tomato and picking one of those juicy...

May 18, 2012 | comments

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