Archive: 2012

Summer 2012’s Net Result: Lots and Lots of Crabs

By John Burton RED BANK – Local waters are teeming with crabs this summer as enthusiasts are throwing in their nets and bringing up crustaceans that are large in number...

August 24, 2012 | comments

FH Store Celebrates 25 Years of ‘Where’s Waldo?’

FAIR HAVEN – If you’re in the borough and see children in red-and white striped buccaneer shirts frantically scurrying from store to store, pointing and carrying blue treasure maps in...

August 24, 2012 | comments

About Town

FAIR HAVEN The Fair Haven Business Association is sponsoring its Sidewalk Sale Days on Friday, Aug. 24, and Saturday, Aug. 25. Local shops and businesses will be displaying products in...

August 24, 2012 | comments

Celebrate Appalachian Trail’s 75th Birthday with a Hike

By Michele S. Byers The Appalachian Trail, the granddaddy of American hiking trails, turned 75 on Aug. 14. Unlike many people, you can honestly say this venerable footpath is not...

August 24, 2012 | comments

Ryan’s Initial Impact: Presidential Race Remains Tight

By The Monmouth University Polling Institute The Monmouth University Poll finds little movement in the presidential horse race since our last national poll two months ago. The selection of Paul Ryan...

August 24, 2012 | comments

Tips for Parents: Starting the School Year Off Right with Your Child’s Teacher

By Joseph Tweed From Target to Abercrombie, back-to-school ads flooded the airways as families around the world gathered to enjoy the Olympic Games. As I watched, I was quickly reminded...

August 24, 2012 | comments

RB to Close Monmouth Street Aug. 22 for Repaving Work

RED BANK — Borough officials have announced the eastern portion of Monmouth Street would be closed from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 22, for milling and paving. The...

August 21, 2012 | comments

Red Bank Police Looking for Information on Armed Burglary

RED BANK – The police department is investigating an armed burglary that occurred at about 2 a.m. Friday, Aug. 17, on Tower Hill Drive. Two victims came to police headquarters...

August 17, 2012 | comments

Bulldogs Eye Return To State Final

By Ryan Fennell Rumson – After two consecutive trips to the Central Jersey Group II State Championship, the Rumson-Fair Haven Bulldogs took to the practice field on Monday in search...

August 17, 2012 | comments

Letters and Commentary

Downey Side to Hold Free Adoption Orientation Seminars To the Editor: On Tuesday, Aug. 21 and Tuesday, Sept. 18, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Downey Side will hold free orientation...

August 17, 2012 | comments

Scene On Film: ‘Hope Springs’

By Joan Ellis Hope Springs tosses its audience back and forth between laughter and despair.  At least we’re in the hands of experts for the tussle. You may remember this...

August 17, 2012 | comments

Food Donations Needed by Salvation Army

RED BANK – The Salvation Army Corps at 180 Newman Springs Road is seeking donations of food to restock the pantry it operates to help those in need. The corps...

August 17, 2012 | comments

Monmouth Park Charity Hosts Annual Fashion Show

OCEANPORT – The Monmouth Park Charity Fund will be hosting the annual Winner’s Circle Fashion Show Luncheon on Friday, Aug. 24, at Monmouth Park Racetrack. The event will feature fashions...

August 17, 2012 | comments

What to Do when Faults Occur in Wine

By Charles B. Rubinstein “The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars…” from Julius Caesar, by William Shakespeare Cassius, in speaking to his friend, Brutus, had far weightier matters...

August 17, 2012 | comments

County Seeking Employers for Sept. 21 Job Fair

FREEHOLD – Monmouth County will again offer employers and job seekers the opportunity to connect at the Monmouth County Job Fair scheduled for Friday, Sept. 21. The event is free...

August 17, 2012 | comments

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