Archive: 2012 June

Letters and Commentary

Clearwater Festival Needs Donations of Money, Volunteers To the Editor: The NJ Friends of Clearwater Festival has been a Jersey Shore tradition since 1976. Many generations have enjoyed its music...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Historic Re-enactment Set for June 9 in Poricy Park

MIDDLETOWN – Poricy Park Conser­vancy will hold a re-enactment from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, June 9, of Patriot Joseph Murray’s encounter with Colonel Tye. The day’s event will include...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Community Canoe-Building set for June 9-10 in FH

FAIR HAVEN – Navesink Maritime Heritage Associa­tion (NMHA) will be holding a boat-building event Satur­day, June 9, and Sunday, June 10. Teams of adults and teen­agers will be building wooden...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Ronald McDonald House Yard Sale

LONG BRANCH – The Ronald McDonald House of Long Branch will host a yard sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 23, at 131 Bath Ave. The proceeds...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Monmouth County 2012 Directory Available

FREEHOLD – The 2012 Monmouth County Directory is available online from the county’s website at www.visitmonmouth.com in the section labeled “Information Center.” The directory contains information on local, county, state...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Standing on Water

By Lisa Girard Paddleboarding growing in popularity with area sports enthusiasts On any given afternoon in the milder months, you can look out into Barnegat Bay or the Navesink River...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Medical Waste Washes Up On Beach

By John Burton SEA BRIGHT – It’s not what local officials would like to see on a sunny summer beach day. And, it’s certainly not something that beachgoers and their children...

June 7, 2012 | comments

School’s Almost Out

By John Burton After two decades at Ranney School, headmaster announces his retirement TINTON FALLS – The last nearly 20 years have brought a lot of changes, Dr. Lawrence S....

June 7, 2012 | comments

June 20 Gay Pride Event First of its Kind in Two River Area

By John Burton RED BANK – The Two River Theater will host on June 20 what organizers and local officials are labeling the first official Two River Pride event. The...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Twin Lights Historic Site Celebrates Its 150th Anniversary

By Celia Belmonte HIGHLANDS – The Twin Lights Historic Site marks its sesquicentennial this year with a series of events between now and October, beginning on Sunday, June 24, with Twin...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Scene On Film: “Snow White and the Huntsman”

By Joan Ellis Whatever your age you will probably watch Snow White and the Huntsman in a contained sense of terror. Branches curl, rocks morph into monsters, armored soldiers attack...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Forefront of Fair Haven Earns ‘Best of Show’ Award from IBM

FAIR HAVEN – Fore­front received the Best of Show Award at the recent IBM IMPACT 2012 Global Conference in Las Vegas. ForeFront works with IBM cloud computing technologies (WebSphere). The...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Dishing, Dressing and Drinking in Asbury

By Celia Belmonte The city’s sleepers, best bets and the tried and true Cubacan? Bored of your old beach cover-up? Itching to experience something different but don’t have time to...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Scharmann Family Now Has Two Generations of Eagle Scouts

LITTLE SILVER – Red Bank Regional senior Eric Scharmann recent­ly earned the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest honor in the Boy Scouts. With this major accomplishment, Eric and his...

June 7, 2012 | comments

Seafood Fest at Belmar Park This Weekend

BELMAR – The New Jersey Seafood Festival will be held for its 26th year from Friday through Sunday, June 8-10 at Silver Lake Park, at Fifth and Ocean avenues. Admission...

June 7, 2012 | comments

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