Category: News

Cubans Divided on Impact of Embargo

By John Burton Since President Barack Obama announced his intentions to normalize relations with Cold War standard-bearer Cuba, conversations have been raging in various corners—political and cultural. And probably the most...

January 2, 2015 | comments

Small Steps To Eliminate Hunger In Our Schools

    By John Burton MIDDLETOWN – For the community at large, hunger can be silent, unseen, but still very much a part of the community. But it is very...

January 2, 2015 | comments

Outlaw Pete, a Rock Ballad Turned Children’s Book by Cartoonist

  By Carl Calendar When Frank Caruso’s parents sent him to Father Weber to talk him out of a career in cartooning, the result was Frank’s drawings appearing in the...

January 2, 2015 | comments

Residents May Benefit from Reevaluation

  By John Burton RED BANK – When the results are finally known later this year about the full property revaluation, some owners will see relief, predicted Mayor Pasquale Menna. “The...

January 2, 2015 | comments

Sole hearing of controversial LNG plan Thursday

By John Burton EATONTOWN ­– The public will have an opportunity next Thursday to offer its views on a proposed liquefied natural gas facility off the coast of Long Branch....

January 2, 2015 | comments