Archive: 2013

Middletown North, South Find New Home on Ice

By Brian Deakyne MIDDLETOWN – After several years of sharing a home rink with multiple teams at Jersey Shore Arena in Wall Township, Middletown’s two public high school ice hockey...

August 23, 2013 | comments

Syers Family Takes First in Atlantic Highlands Regatta

By Brian Deakyne ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – The ninth annual Ms. Race regatta took place Saturday, Aug. 17, under near-perfect conditions at the Atlantic Highlands Yacht Club. With a slight breeze...

August 23, 2013 | comments

SkimBash 2013 Returns to Sea Bright

SEA BRIGHT – The 10th annual SkimBash skimboarding competition returns Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 7-8, to the Sea Bright beach. Sea Bright is the fourth stop on Skim USA’s 2013...

August 23, 2013 | comments

Three Highlands Homes Demolished After One Shifts, Falls While Being Elevated

  HIGHLANDS – Emergency crews were demolishing three homes on Locust Street Friday after a home on the corner, being elevated, slipped off its cribbing and fell, striking the house...

August 23, 2013 | comments

Holmdel Woman Brings Help to Ugandan School

By Torri Singer HOLMDEL – What began on a whim 10 years ago, developed into what would be a life-changing journey for Sylvia Allen and the hundreds of lives she...

August 23, 2013 | comments

History on Two Wheels

By Linda McK.Stewart Biking Washington D.C.-Pittsburgh, Pa   Before making that down payment on the all-family rafting trip down the Middle Fork of the Salmon River or the Eight-Countries-in-Six-Days tour...

August 23, 2013 | comments

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Tent City/Lakewood By Joan Ellis Tent City, Lakewood has been a smoldering controversy of town vs. encampment during the six years since its founding by ordained minister Steve Brigham. Minister...

August 23, 2013 | comments

Skywatch For The Week Of August 23-30, 2013

By Flo Higgins Virgo is a practical earth sign and that means anyone born this week would certainly be a practical soul and would love the fine details of life....

August 23, 2013 | comments

From Homes to Restaurants to Singers: Mary Weir Makes her Creative Mark

By Michele J. Kuhn It’s not so much the goal of getting where she’s heading that interests Mary Weir. It’s the journey. “It’s the process that is important to me,”...

August 23, 2013 | comments

Scene On Film: ‘Lee Daniels’ The Butler’

By Joan Ellis And we thought we’d done it all. Half a million men died in the war that resulted in Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation; the Supreme Court outlawed segregation in...

August 23, 2013 | comments

MAST Heads Back to School – and Sandy Hook

By John Burton SANDY HOOK – After being tossed from their school buildings by Super Storm Sandy last year, students and staff of the Marine Academy of Science and Technology...

August 23, 2013 | comments

Monmouth County Students Attend Grammy Camp

  The Grammy Foundation® (www.grammyfoundation.org) recently announced that 99 talented high school students from 87 U.S. cities and 27 U.S. states have been selected as participants in the ninth annual Grammy Camp® program in New York and Los Angeles, including...

August 23, 2013 | comments

Middletown’s Seven Arrows Farm: More than Just Growing Produce

By John Burton MIDDLETOWN – Mike Meier and Megan Paska are in the business of farming organically, raising fruit and vegetables, some livestock and honeybees on a portion of a...

August 23, 2013 | comments

Surf’s Up at Jake’s in Sea Bright

By Stephanie Manley SEA BRIGHT – Jake O’Donnell – at just 21 years old – has taken a leap of faith in more ways than one by opening a new...

August 23, 2013 | comments

Jersey Shore Irish Fest to be Held Sept. 14

SEA GIRT – The 2013 Irish Festival at the New Jersey Shore announces its 15th annual event to be held Saturday, Sept. 14, at Sea Girt National Guard Armory. “We...

August 23, 2013 | comments

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