Category: News

En Garde! Fencing Foundation Aims To Help Kids Learn The Sport

By John Burton TINTON FALLS — The sport of fencing has opened many doors for Keeth Smart, leading him to pursue a college education and to win a silver medal...

November 24, 2011 | comments

Seventh-Grader Takes The Lead In Student Anti-Bullying Initiative

      By John Burton   RED BANK —The public school district is taking a new approach to the age-old problem of bullying, employing a student initiative to get...

November 24, 2011 | comments

Red Bank Charter School Student Honored for Actions

By John Burton RED BANK — Red Bank Charter School student Lamier Richardson knew to do the right thing and did it. The 10-year-old fifth grader did a good thing...

November 24, 2011 | comments

Three New Jersey Farm Markets Go 21st Century

Story & Photos by Art Petrosemolo Three of Monmouth Country’s popular “farm markets” have made the transition to the 21st century big time. Behind the pies and produce, they have...

November 24, 2011 | comments

Restoring Shrewsbury Island

MONMOUTH BEACH—On Sunday, November 6, a small flotilla of boats carried 20 people from the public boat ramp near the Channel Club Marina in Monmouth Beach to Shrewsbury Island, about...

November 24, 2011 | comments

Thanksgiving Day Proclamation, 1961

John F. Kennedy Jr.,35th President of the United States “It is a good thing to give thanks unto the Lord.”
More than three centuries ago, the Pilgrims, after a year of...

November 23, 2011 | comments

Have a Happy Two River Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving in the two rivers offers a cornucopia of enjoyable activities for the whole family. So as the holiday season begins, why not step back from the bustle and have...

November 23, 2011 | comments

Thanksgiving Day Proclamation, 1933

President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 32nd President of the United States I, Franklin D. Roosevelt, President of the United States of America, do set aside and appoint Thursday, the thirtieth day...

November 23, 2011 | comments

Lincroft Man Charged In Wife’s Murder

FREEHOLD — Patrick Allen sat silently, with his head bowed, peering out from behind dark-frame eyeglasses in state Superior Court on Monday as he was charged for the murder of...

November 22, 2011 | comments

Deer Hunting: Dangerous in the Suburbs?

Sycamore Ave resident organizes protest Story by John Burton SHREWSBURY — The increasing deer population in suburban areas is creating hazards on the roads and damage to landscaping. Fall is...

November 18, 2011 | comments