Archive: 2013

Hats Off to Environmental Leaders

By Michele S. Byers Abraham Lincoln once said, “Don’t worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition.” New Jersey has numerous individuals and organizations more...

February 8, 2013 | comments

Shrewsbury Home Destroyed by Afternoon Fire

By John Burton SHREWSBURY – Area firefighters were on the scene of a Monday afternoon fire at 469 Sycamore Ave.,that destroyed the yellow frame home. “It’s a total loss,” said...

February 4, 2013 | comments

Letters and Commentary

The Rewards of Public Service are Many To the Editor: The Eastern Monmouth Area Chamber of Commerce (EMACC) is to be commended and congratulated for its outstanding efforts on many fronts in...

February 1, 2013 | comments

Business Beat

Eastern Monmouth Chamber Bestows 21st Annual Spinnaker Awards   When Super Storm Sandy forced a rescheduling of the Eastern Monmouth Area Chamber of Commerce’s (EMACC) Annual Spinnaker Awards, members had no...

February 1, 2013 | comments

Colts Neck Residents, Church Donate Funds to Help Union Beach Residents

COLTS NECK – The Colts Neck Reformed Church Mission Committee presented a $5,000 check to the borough of Union Beach through its Operation Provide Comfort effort. The money will be...

February 1, 2013 | comments

About Town

FAIR HAVEN The Garden Club of Fair Haven will meet at noon Wednesday, Feb. 6, at the youth center on Fisk Road. The guest this month will be David Moskowitz,...

February 1, 2013 | comments

Remedies for the Flu Season and Grandma’s Chicken Soup

By Teresa Liccardi, M.D. The flu season is well upon us, and the national incidence of flu-like illness is still well above the epidemic threshold. I would like to review the...

February 1, 2013 | comments

Two River Skating

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February 1, 2013 | comments

Bayshore Hospital Executive Named ACHE Fellow

Bayshore Hospital Executive Named ACHE Fellow   HOLMDEL – Bayshore Community Hospital has announced that Anthony V. Cava, the hospital’s chief operating officer, recently was named a Fellow of the...

February 1, 2013 | comments

Explore Nature Feb. 23 with County Audubon Society

The Monmouth County Audubon Society (MCAS) will sponsor a field trip, called North Shore Ponds and Puddles, on Saturday, Feb. 23, to several lakes and ponds along the county’s north shore...

February 1, 2013 | comments

Committee Focuses on Fort Hancock Repair, Future Use

By John Burton SANDY HOOK – In what is expected to be a two- or three-year process, a citizens’ committee studying the future of Fort Hancock and its historic structures...

February 1, 2013 | comments

Tax Preparation Help available at Monmouth County Library in 2013

For the past two decades, taxpayers seeking help with their income tax returns have found help at the Monmouth County Library. This year tax preparation assistance, offered by AARP Tax...

February 1, 2013 | comments

LS Business Group Holds February Food Drive

LITTLE SILVER – The Little Silver Business and Professional Association (LSBPA) has announced its third annual community service project benefitting Lunch Break in Red Bank. The Have a Heart Food...

February 1, 2013 | comments

Scene On Film: ‘Django Unchained’

By Joan Ellis Pulp Fiction was an exciting innovation; Inglourious Basterds was a masterpiece. But hasn’t Quentin Tarantino crossed the line in Django Unchained (wonderful title) by targeting American slaves with his love...

February 1, 2013 | comments

Competing for Top Dog

By John Burton   Rumson resident has 3 dogs entered in prestigious show   RUMSON – Hondo can be imposing, when you first meet him. The large 3-year-old Leon­berger weighs...

February 1, 2013 | comments