Archive: 2013

Beach, Boat Barbecue Basics

By Karen J. Irvine Why does it seem like it has been such a long time for summer to arrive? I’m not sure exactly why, but all of my friends...

June 28, 2013 | comments

Municipal Administrators Honored for Work

TRENTON – Eleven members of the New Jersey Municipal Management Associ­ation were among 34 borough, city, and township administrators from Monmouth County recognized in a joint resolution by the New...

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Fewer Swim Teams This Summer Due to Sandy

By John Burton SEA BRIGHT – Another effect from Sandy will be fewer meets and fewer swim teams for the area beach clubs this summer. Long a tradition for the...

June 28, 2013 | comments

Summer Rain Sets Up a Long Mosquito Season

FREEHOLD – Summer has only just officially begun, but already we have seen weeks of heat and record breaking rain storms – perfect conditions for mosquitoes. “We’ve had an abundance...

June 28, 2013 | comments

All Hail New Jersey’s Blueberry Queen

By Michele S. Byers Huge Jersey blue­­berries are one of summer’s greatest pleasures. It’s a fruit we take for granted. You may not know that today’s blueberries came directly from wild blueberry...

June 28, 2013 | comments

Oceanport Library Reopens July 1

OCEANPORT – The Oceanport branch of the Mon­mouth County Library will reopen on Monday, July 1, eight months after sustaining extensive flood damage during Super Storm Sandy. “The Monmouth County...

June 28, 2013 | comments

Author to Speak About Her Experiences as a Widow

By Stephanie Manley FAIR HAVEN – Becky Aikman, a former reporter for Newsday, experienced a tragedy no wife should ever have to endure – the loss of her husband. Aikman,...

June 28, 2013 | comments

Skywatch For The Week Of June 28-July 5, 2013

By Flo Higgins For anyone born this week, security is the name of the game. Cancers are ruled by the moon, so they are emotional and deeply involved with the...

June 28, 2013 | comments

Go Slow, Expect Delays for July 4th Weekend

By Boat Owners Association of the United States Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) says this July 4th holiday week will be a doozy for America’s recreational boaters....

June 28, 2013 | comments

Be Cool, Stay Local and Beat Summer Heat

By Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders Monmouth County is the place you want to be, but its beaches and parks may be the places you need to be when...

June 28, 2013 | comments

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