Category: Letters & Commentary

AH’s Gluckstein Makes Monmouth County Proud

By Thomas A. Arnone Yes, the 2012 Olympic Games are now over but the pride that comes from watching our country’s representatives and all of their achievements will still remain...

August 31, 2012 | comments

Election Date Change Means School Board Campaigns Will Get More Political

By Tony Gallotto This Election Day – for the first time since 1903 – voters in most New Jersey’s school districts will elect their local boards of education members on...

August 31, 2012 | comments

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Help Raise Funds for St. Jude’s by Dining Out To the Editor: I am the Hope Captain for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and Chili’s Restaur­ant of Eatontown. Chili’s is...

August 31, 2012 | comments

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She Loves Red Bank, but the Parking System is Confusing To the Editor: I recently had the pleasure of visiting my hometown of Red Bank twice in July. I was...

August 24, 2012 | comments

Celebrate Appalachian Trail’s 75th Birthday with a Hike

By Michele S. Byers The Appalachian Trail, the granddaddy of American hiking trails, turned 75 on Aug. 14. Unlike many people, you can honestly say this venerable footpath is not...

August 24, 2012 | comments

Ryan’s Initial Impact: Presidential Race Remains Tight

By The Monmouth University Polling Institute The Monmouth University Poll finds little movement in the presidential horse race since our last national poll two months ago. The selection of Paul Ryan...

August 24, 2012 | comments

Tips for Parents: Starting the School Year Off Right with Your Child’s Teacher

By Joseph Tweed From Target to Abercrombie, back-to-school ads flooded the airways as families around the world gathered to enjoy the Olympic Games. As I watched, I was quickly reminded...

August 24, 2012 | comments

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Downey Side to Hold Free Adoption Orientation Seminars To the Editor: On Tuesday, Aug. 21 and Tuesday, Sept. 18, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Downey Side will hold free orientation...

August 17, 2012 | comments

The Plight of the Ancient Horseshoe Crab

By Michele S. Byers It’s fitting that a sculpture of the horseshoe crab, which will become part of an artificial reef off the coast of Mantoloking in Ocean County, will...

August 17, 2012 | comments

Supercells and Tourism Mark the Summer of 2012

By Thomas A. Arnone Typical summer sunny days, all is well and things are going great. When out of nowhere… bamm you’re hit with a “supercell!” Some might wonder, exactly...

August 17, 2012 | comments

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