Category: Lifestyles

Broadway Vets Teach Song and Dance to Students

By Mary Ann Bourbeau | RED BANK – There’s always something interesting going on at Phoenix Productions. Next up are the School Holiday One Day Master Classes on Jan. 15,...

January 17, 2018 | comments

Don’t Let Winter Keep You from Exercising Outdoors

By M. J. Alvarez | Scandinavians have a saying that deals with the low temperatures we have been experiencing in our area recently: “There is no such thing as bad...

January 7, 2018 | comments

Restaurant Review: Dish

By Bob Sacks | It’s a tribute to a restaurant when the warm and friendly atmosphere it strives to create carries over to the patrons as well, and the entire...

December 30, 2017 | comments

A Remembrance of Christmas Past

By Muriel J. Smith | ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – Christmas is a special time and many can cite a memorable celebration. Many residents at CareOne at King James recall decades of...

December 28, 2017 | comments

A Dog’s Life

By Chris Spiewak | Although most musicians begin their career when they are young, it’s never too late to get started. Perhaps when the children are older and a little...

December 21, 2017 | comments

Enchanted by the Universe, deGrasse Tyson Shares His Passion

By Mary Ann Bourbeau | ASBURY PARK – Neil deGrasse Tyson’s future was sealed at the age of 9 when his parents took him and his siblings to the Hayden...

December 12, 2017 | comments

Holiday Express Celebrates 25 Years

By Mary Ann Bourbeau | Tim McLoone started Holiday Express as a way to spread Christmas cheer to those with the greatest need. The idea came about in 1991 when...

December 4, 2017 | comments

Project Write Now Invites Visiting Writer to Shares Her Wisdom

By Elizabeth Jannuzzi | RED BANK – “You have the authority,” said Heather Harpham. “You are the storyteller!” In a packed room on Sept. 30 at Project Write Now’s studio...

December 2, 2017 | comments

Theater Review: ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’

By Gretchen C. Van Benthuysen | It’s always amazed me how insults delivered with an upper-class English accent don’t sound so harsh. For instance, “I never saw anybody take so...

December 1, 2017 | comments

Prepping for the Holidays

By Judy O’Gorman Alvarez | We know exactly when the holidays come along – it’s the same date every year. Yet for some reason, many of us seem surprised.
As we...

November 30, 2017 | comments