Category: Letters & Commentary

Put Down The Cell and Just Listen

To Our Readers, Thankfully, there are professionals who can guide us through difficult situations with our children and offer good advice. Something horrifying and senseless happened in Monmouth County this...

June 19, 2015 | comments

Father’s Day – A Celebration Not Every Boy Enjoys

For most of us males, Father’s Day is a joyous day to celebrate our dads and spend time with our children as they celebrate us. We learned from our fathers...

June 19, 2015 | comments

Resident Argues for Jetsun Marine Park Proposal

Dear Editor: I think it would be a huge mistake for Red Bank to go with any proposal other than the Jetsun Enterprises proposal for Marine Park. I am 37,...

June 19, 2015 | comments

From the Editor: The People Make The Two River Area What It Is

I’m constantly being reminded of the people who make The Two River area such a great place to live. I meet them through someone, see them at events, hear from...

May 29, 2015 | comments

Editorial: Hubbard’s Bridge Delivered on Time and Within Budget

THE BOARD OF Chosen Freeholders and County Engineer Joseph Ettore should be commended for delivering the Hubbard’s Bridge opening on time and just a tad over projected cost. What a...

May 29, 2015 | comments

From the Editor: Inspired By Those Who Serve

To Our Readers: Armed Forces Day is Saturday and I’d like to say thank you to all who are currently serving or have served this country. Your sacrifice and dedication...

May 15, 2015 | comments

A Car-Free Life

To the Editor: I opt to live car free in Monmouth County. My reasons are varied – salutary, economic, environmental, recreational, etc. – but one is constant: riding my bike to and...

May 15, 2015 | comments

From the Editor: A Mother’s Musings

To Our Readers: Mother’s Day is always a terrific day to well, just spend time with my sons. Just hang out together – in the backyard with the dogs, at...

May 7, 2015 | comments

From the Editor: A Mother's Musings

To Our Readers: Mother’s Day is always a terrific day to well, just spend time with my sons. Just hang out together – in the backyard with the dogs, at...

May 7, 2015 | comments

Lucky To Have Horse Racing Here

  I have mentioned previously that I’m Irish; my maiden name is Shaughnessy and I come from a very long line of horse breeders and sailors in Galway County, Ireland....

April 30, 2015 | comments

Bike Paths, At What Cost?

The Board of Chosen Freeholders and Fair Haven Mayor Benjamin Lucarelli seem to be at odds over a bike path throughout most of the Two River area. Mayor Lucarelli is...

April 30, 2015 | comments

Taking Care of Each Other

  RIVERVIEW HOSPITAL – Sometimes, you don’t have to look far to find a rich tapestry of kindness. It’s week two of putting out the Two River Times from my...

April 17, 2015 | comments

Letter: Keep on Safety Issue

To the Editor, First of all, thank you for your fine newspaper! I am a former resident of the Red Bank area and visit often. Secondly, I am so pleased...

April 17, 2015 | comments

From The Editor: Greetings From the Hospital

To Our Readers, OK, it wouldn’t be the first time I’ve worked from a hospital bed but it is the first time I ever put a paper out on production...

April 10, 2015 | comments

All Invited to 70th Anniversary of VE Day Commemoration

World War II was the most violent armed conflict in the history of mankind. Historians today consider the war the most significant event of the 20th Century. More than a...

April 10, 2015 | comments

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