Archive: 2012 June

Dear Dad

By Julie Davis He takes out the garbage, cleans the gutters and picks up after the dog – Dad is the champion of chores. Now it’s his turn to sit...

June 14, 2012 | comments

County Library System Given Public Service Award from Chamber of Commerce

The Monmouth County Library was the recipient of the 2012 Circle of Excellence Award, given each year by the Greater Monmouth Chamber of Commerce. The library received the award for...

June 14, 2012 | comments

Soul Searching in Morocco

By Linda McK.Stewart In Marrakech, Mor­occo’s third largest city, I sit in Les Jardins de la Medina, sipping a glass of icy white wine. The city cools. The bitter orange...

June 14, 2012 | comments

Change is in the Hair

By Julie Davis For summer, two-toned hair color is coming up roses Ombre is one of the top hair color trends for spring 2012, and as of this very moment,...

June 14, 2012 | comments

Saint James Honors and Congratulates Retiring Teachers

ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – Saint James School students celebrated the final weeks of school with sadness and joy; wishing four beloved teachers farewell as they retire while celebrating the end of...

June 14, 2012 | comments

Piper-in-Training

Matthew McCann, 4, of Vernon, New Jersey, leads the bagpipe procession on the track at Monmouth Park on Sunday, June 10. The Oceanport oval hosted the 42nd Annual New Jersey Irish...

June 14, 2012 | comments

It’s All in the Jeans

By Lisa Girard A family run business is the new destination for vintage finds and custom denim ASBURY PARK — Down among the artsy shops on Bangs Avenue is Sweet Joey’s,...

June 14, 2012 | comments

About Town

ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS The Atlantic Highlands Arts Council, an all-volunteer arts council, plans an all-new website and logo and is looking for someone to design the logo. Designers are invited to submit...

June 14, 2012 | comments

Alexandra Wouters and Colby Kuhns

Mr. and Mrs. Jan L. Wouters of Rumson are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Alexandra Cates Wouters, to Lieutenant Colonel (USAF) Colby J. Kuhns, son of Mr....

June 12, 2012 | comments

‘Believable’ Distress Call Off Sandy Hook Called a Hoax By Coast Gua...

By Anastasia Millicker SANDY HOOK–The call came in a little after 4:20 p.m. Monday from a caller radioing from either New Jersey or southern New York. Calm and believable, said...

June 12, 2012 | comments

Debra Cotter and John Toolan

Debra Cotter and John Edward Toolan were married on February 4, 2012 at The Church of the Assumption in Morristown, N.J.  The Rev. Raymond A. Schroth, S.J. performed the ceremony....

June 12, 2012 | comments

Raising Funds for Education

The Foundation for Shrewsbury Education hosted its 10th Annual Wine Tasting Fundraiser on June 2 at a private residence in Shrewsbury. The event was a huge success drawing a record number...

June 11, 2012 | comments

Handy Hints to Help Us Breathe Easier

By Michele S. Byers The quality of the air we breathe is often beyond our control. It’s a given that prevailing winds pick up pollutants from coal-burning power plants in...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Mandatory Drug Courts Will Repair Lives, Reduce Crime and Save Money

By Assemblywoman Mary Pat Angelini A letter written from a woman whose teenage son is addicted to drugs received a lot of attention after it was read on the air...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Air Quality Improves in New Jersey, but Pollution Still High

By The American Lung Association The American Lung Association’s State of the Air 2012 report, an annual scorecard of air quality in the nation’s cities and counties, finds that while...

June 7, 2012 | comments

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