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RBFD Liberty Hose Company’s 11th Annual Car Show

The White Street Parking Lot in Red Bank was filled to overflowing Sunday, July 14, with more than 300 cars, trucks and motorcycles for the Bob “Doc” Holiday car show,...

July 19, 2013 | comments

Little Silver Clerk/Administrator Says Goodbye to Her Job

By John Burton LITTLE SILVER – Helen Gormley is leaving her co-workers and her job but not the borough. “This is my town,” said Gormley, the borough administrator/municipal clerk who...

July 19, 2013 | comments

Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Dies

FREEHOLD – The Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office has announced the passing of its K-9 Jake. The 10-year-old golden retriever, who died of cancer on July 12, served the agency since...

July 19, 2013 | comments

A New Jersey Hero

  Mary Pat Christie, the wife of Gov. Chris Christie, presented Lore Macdonald, a co-founder of the Horizons Student Enrichment Program, with the state’s 22nd New Jersey Hero Award during...

July 19, 2013 | comments

Time is Ticking as Fate of Ft. Hancock Still Being Debated

By John Burton FORT HANCOCK – No one disputes the condition of most of the structures at Fort Hancock: they are aging, deteriorating and maybe precariously close to the point...

July 19, 2013 | comments

Lofts Project Completion Now Set for End of 2014

By John Burton RED BANK – West Side Lofts, a large commercial and residential project under construction, is moving forward but will take longer to complete than initially planned. “We’re...

July 19, 2013 | comments

Faith, Community Service and Summer Fun

By Stephanie Manley LONG BRANCH – The Jewish Federation of Mon­mouth County is giving back to the shore community so devastated by Super Storm Sandy. The federation has created a...

July 19, 2013 | comments

About Town

COLTS NECK The Martha Mary Guild of St. Mary’s Church, 1 Phalanx Rd., is holding a clothing and linen sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5; 10...

July 19, 2013 | comments

Saturday’s Run/Walk to Raise Awareness, Funds to Fight Colon Cancer

LONG BRANCH –The Colon Cancer Alliance’s fourth annual Jersey Shore Undy 5000 5K Run/Walk will be held 8 a.m. Saturday, July 20, at Pier Village. Runners and walkers are expected...

July 19, 2013 | comments

Red Bank Council Looking to Prohibit Drive-Thru Windows

By John Burton RED BANK – The borough council is expected on July 24 to introduce an ordinance that would prohibit new drive-thru windows for businesses abutting residential zones. It’s...

July 19, 2013 | comments

Hot, Hot, Hot – and More Hot!

By Torri Singer RED BANK – From rain boots and umbrellas to blasting the air conditioning, people were taking cover this week because of the extreme heat. The forecast this...

July 18, 2013 | comments

Horizons Enrichment Program Co-founder Honored by NJ First Lady

RUMSON – New Jersey first lady Mary Pat Christie presented the state’s 22nd New Jersey Hero award on Wednesday afternoon to Lore Macdonald, the co-founder of the Horizons Student Enrichment...

July 17, 2013 | comments

Advice on Dealing with the Heat Wave

The Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office is urging people to take extreme precautions as temperatures soar into the middle and upper 90s throughout the week. “Summer is a great time of...

July 15, 2013 | comments

Rumson Troop 201 Inducts Two Eagle Scouts

RUMSON – Stephen Farkouh of Tinton Falls and Andrew Tort of Rumson were recently inducted into the Eagle Scouts’ Court of Honor. Farkouh is a senior at Monmouth Regional High...

July 12, 2013 | comments

Sea Bright’s Ocean Avenue to Get ‘Moore’ Paint

By John Burton   SEA BRIGHT – Sea Bright’s business district has brighter days ahead. The town is getting a much welcomed makeover, courtesy of Benjamin Moore paint company which...

July 12, 2013 | comments

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