Category: News

Franciscan Nun Celebrating 25th in Style

By Muriel J. Smith For Sister Dianna Higgins, it’s been a month beyond belief or dreams. The Atlantic Highlands native, and a Mater Dei Prep graduate, is a Franciscan Missionary...

October 1, 2015 | comments

Hurricane Joaquin Could Impact New Jersey

Oct. 1: Gov. Chris Christie has declared a state of emergency ahead of the storm, which is now a Category 4 storm. Sept. 29 – Monmouth County residents are watching...

October 1, 2015 | comments

Bauer’s Brief Encounter With Pope

By John Burton Virginia Bauer has met many of the famous and traveled in rarified circles in her years in business and government and as an advocate for 9/11 victims....

October 1, 2015 | comments

Pope Francis Takes on Philadelphia

By Judy O’Gorman Alvarez PHILADELPHIA – Pope Francis was not expected until 4:45 Saturday afternoon, but that didn’t stop the thousands of fans and devotees to flock to Independence Mall,...

October 1, 2015 | comments

Congressmen Proud To Be Part of Historic Papal Address

By Muriel J. Smith WASHINGTON – Both Congressmen representing the Two River Area expressed joy and honor at being in the House of Representatives when Pope Francis became the first...

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