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How to Enjoy the Water in the Two River Area

Day and Weekend Cruises By Samantha Caramela HIGHLANDS – Plan an exciting weekend getaway, a romantic date night on the water, or an interesting, inexpensive adventure this summer. Seastreak, a...

May 24, 2015 | comments

Bicycle Lanes at Standstill As Two River Mayors and County Fail to Agree

IN NEW JERSEY, only 0.3 percent of people bike to work; others believe it is “too dangerous,” said Cyndi Steiner, Executive Director of the New Jersey Bike and Walk Coalition....

May 22, 2015 | comments

In Red Bank, Marine Park’s Future To Be Publicly Aired

RED BANK – A Rumson resident has offered to donate $500,000 to bring back the clay tennis courts at Marine Park, the Navesink Maritime Heritage Association would build a boathouse and...

May 22, 2015 | comments

Rumson Surfer Inducted Into NJ Surfers Hall of Fame

MANASQUAN – Gary Germain’s passion for surfing began at the age of 8, when his father bought a surfboard kit at a local shop. “I was hooked from that point...

May 22, 2015 | comments

Gas Station Self-Serve Bill Fuels Debate

JERSEY GIRLS MAY well one day pump gas, if state Assemblyman Declan O’Scanlon can get enough lawmakers to see it his way. Despite that motto proclaiming Jersey Girls Don’t Pump...

May 22, 2015 | comments

After Nine Years, A Determined Brookdale Student Earns Her Degree

LINCROFT – “Did you ever think this day would come? I certainly had my doubts and I’m sure the doctor who diagnosed me never dreamed I would ever be capable...

May 19, 2015 | comments

Hubbard’s Bridge Is Open

RED BANK – Hubbard’s Bridge, completed on schedule and just about on budget, reopened to welcoming vehicles and pedestrians this week after a long closure but the project won’t be...

May 18, 2015 | comments

Hubbard’s Bridge Is Open

RED BANK – Hubbard’s Bridge, completed on schedule and just about on budget, reopened to welcoming vehicles and pedestrians this week after a long closure but the project won’t be...

May 18, 2015 | comments

Amtrak Victim Bob Gildersleeve Jr. , Former Resident of Holmdel and Middletown

Robert J. Gildersleeve Jr., 45, of Elkridge, Maryland,  a former resident of Holmdel and graduate of Middletown High School South, was the eighth and final victim to be pulled from...

May 17, 2015 | comments

Not Self, But Country

WHILE THE NATION observes Armed Forces Day this Saturday, and Memorial Day next weekend, the heroes who should be receiving accolades and memorial services on both observances must also include...

May 15, 2015 | comments

Monmouth Park Announcer’s Long Route to Oceanport

Frank Mirahmadi, Monmouth Park’s new PA announcer, doesn’t take no for an answer. A thoroughbred fan, Mirahmadi could imitate the calls of many legendary racing announcers as he sought to...

May 15, 2015 | comments

Highlands Anticipates Restoration of Beloved Boardwalk

HIGHLANDS – The elevated deck overlooking the mouth of the Shrewsbury River, affectionately called “the Boardwalk” by locals, was smashed in Super Storm Sandy. But now it’s being pieced together...

May 7, 2015 | comments

Dog Walk Event Garners $140,000 for Homeless Animals

  LINCROFT – More than 2,000 people and their pets were drawn to the MSPCA Dog Walk at Brookdale’s sunny Lincroft campus on Saturday. The event raised $140,000 for homeless...

May 1, 2015 | comments

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