Archive: 2014

West Side Lofts Looking Pretty

      By John Burton   RED BANK – To the casual eye, it’s largely a construction project still under way, with the dust, and noise of machines and men...

December 19, 2014 | comments

A Coach for All Seasons and Reasons

      By John Burton RED BANK – Jim Portela, Red Bank Catholic’s head football coach, is happy with the team’s victory in the state championship earlier this month. But...

December 19, 2014 | comments

Red Bank Honors Our Lady of Guadalupe

    By Judy O’Gorman Alvarez RED BANK  – Residents came out bearing candles and flashlights for the annual procession of the Feast of the Our Lady of Guadalupe on...

December 19, 2014 | comments

Two Religions, One Happy Family

By Muriel J. Smith SHREWSBURY – Lisa and Jim Halpern love this time of year. They love all the celebrations that generally begin in November, either when older daughter Emily...

December 19, 2014 | comments

From The Editor: Benevolence Abounds in The Two Rivers

December 19, 2014 To The Readers For a few days in December, we can step away from our frenzied lives, spend hard-to-find, cherished time with friends and family, and take...

December 19, 2014 | comments

Middletown North Glides Over South 5-3

    By Jim Hintelmann MIDDLETOWN – Middletown North hockey Coach Matt Clemente went into the season with an optimistic outlook, and he has good reason for it. The Lions...

December 14, 2014 | comments

Shore Routs South Hunterdon 42-12

  By Jim Hintelmann   UNION – A major reason for the success of the Shore Regional football team this year has been its powerful running game and one of...

December 14, 2014 | comments

RFH Triumphs in Championship

        By Jim Hintelmann   UNION – When standout running back Charlie Volker missed part of the season because of a high ankle sprain and St. John...

December 14, 2014 | comments

Consider the ‘Gap’ Bridged

  By Vincent Landolfi, Jr. With their convincing win over No. 1-seed Delbarton, the Red Bank Catholic High School football team exorcised 38 years worth of demons, and captured its...

December 14, 2014 | comments

Red Bank Catholic Shines at Met Life Stadium

  By Jim Hintelmann EAST RUTHERFORD – A 38-year state championship football drought for Red Bank Catholic came to a spectacular end at Met Life Stadium Sunday night, and the...

December 13, 2014 | comments

Charles Lafitte Foundation Invites Students to Participate in 2014-2015 Winter ...

National essay contest will award three winners with $1,000 for their school library and a Kindle Fire The Charles Lafitte Foundation (CLF) Kid’s Corner is hosting a special winter essay contest...

December 13, 2014 | comments

Lessons Learned from Pearl Harbor as told to MAST Students by WWII Sailor

          Story and Photo by Muriel J. Smith   SANDY HOOK – Charles Wiley, a sailor who served aboard ships in the Pacific arena during World...

December 13, 2014 | comments

Celebrating Miracles at Christmas

      By Muriel J. Smith Vic and Courtney Rossomanno and their three children will be celebrating their own little miracle this Christmas. And they know that miracle came...

December 13, 2014 | comments

Lincroft Man Found Guilty of Wife’s Murder, to be Sentenced Jan. 29

  By Muriel Smith FREEHOLD –  A jury of four men and eight women found 47-year old Patrick F. Allen guilty of first degree murder in the frying pan slaying...

December 13, 2014 | comments

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