Category: Letters & Commentary

1Lt. Dennis W. Zilinski, II

12/23/81 – 11/19/05 I am the proud mother of 1Lt. Dennis W. Zilinski, II who died in Iraq on November 19, 2005 during combat operations while serving in the United...

May 29, 2016 | comments

Remembering Our Son, Capt. James Gurbisz

On Monday, May 30th, we will honor our fallen heroes who sacrificed their lives for our freedom. Our son, Captain James Gurbisz, was killed by a roadside bomb on November...

May 29, 2016 | comments

The Mom & Pop Shop

Commentary by Brian L. George, Northshore, Sea Bright The Two River region is chock-full of great small businesses; restaurants, bookstores, hardware stores, jewelers, dry cleaners, marinas, clothing stores, and more. Since 1982,...

May 5, 2016 | comments

40 Years of Changing Lives

Commentary by William Salcedo, Executive Director of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Monmouth & Middlesex Counties in Asbury Park Forty years ago, Curtis Colby’s mission to bring a Big Brothers...

May 5, 2016 | comments

Why Waackaack Creek is Worth Preserving

Commentary by Joe Reynolds, co-chair of the Bayshore Regional Watershed Council To some people, our creeks and small waterways draining into the Navesink River, Sandy Hook Bay, Raritan Bay and...

May 2, 2016 | comments