Category: News

RFH Upholds Controversial Books As Required, Not Optional, Reading

By Muriel J. Smith RUMSON – After hearing 40 minutes of reports from the education, policy and ad hoc committees on book selections for juniors and seniors, the Rumson-Fair Haven...

November 25, 2015 | comments

LNG Withdraws But May Return With New Proposal

By John Burton It appears the company behind the liquid natural gas terminal off the New York/ New Jersey coast is stepping back – at least for now – but...

November 25, 2015 | comments

Volunteer of the Year Is Champion for Children

  By Muriel J. Smith RED BANK – Susan Barker Smith was named Volunteer of the Year in the Junior League of Monmouth County’s annual Women Making a Difference award...

November 21, 2015 | comments

Wiccans May Be Witches, But They Are Anything But Evil

By John Burton RED BANK – It’s the season of the harvest and of Halloween just past, and a continuing celebration of all things scary, including goblins and ghouls and...

November 21, 2015 | comments

Shrewsbury Celebrates Its History

SHREWSBURY – In celebration of the 350th anniversary of New Jersey and the upcoming 70th anniversary of the borough, the Shrewsbury Historical Society announced the publication of “The Story of...

November 20, 2015 | comments

Stalking Penalties Just Got Tougher

By Danielle Schipani A bill that increases second offense penalties for stalkers sponsored by Deputy Republican Conference Leader Mary Pat Angelini as well as Assemblywoman Nancy Munoz has been signed into...

November 20, 2015 | comments

Second Commercial-Residential Project Approved

New Trend of Mixed Use Very Popular By Muriel J. Smith ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – The Planning Board last week unanimously approved a variance for Kalian Company, for property at 60-68...

November 20, 2015 | comments

Bellhaven Park To Be More Eco-Friendly

By Marion Lynch RED BANK – A much-disputed plan to build a spray park for children in the Bellhaven Park natural area is being scrapped in favor of a more...

November 20, 2015 | comments

Honor Our Veterans. When Needed, They Were There!

“We were there when we were needed, we were there.” is a statement every veteran of the U.S. military can proudly make. No matter what conflict within the 20th Century...

November 20, 2015 | comments

Red Bank Election Recount Affirms GOP Win

  John Burton FREEHOLD – Friday morning’s Red Bank Borough Council vote recount by the county Board of Elections may have changed the total numbers slightly, but the outcome remains...

November 20, 2015 | comments

Fair Haven Antique Dealer Finds Homes For Treasure – Each With A Story

  By Art Petrosemolo The watches, clocks, jewelry and silver on the shelves at Blue Stove Antiques in Fair Haven all come with a story. Some of them are even...

November 20, 2015 | comments

Environmentalists And Politicians Express Joy Over LNG Veto

New Jersey Natural Gas seeks $148M rate hike day after By John Burton Environmentalists and politicians, who had been battling the liquid gas natural gas terminal proposed 28 miles off...

November 19, 2015 | comments

Shrewsbury Mayor In Paris During Attacks

Deafening silence in his beloved city By John Burton It was a terrible ending to their French vacation for Mayor Donald Burden and his wife, Mary Lea, one which included...

November 19, 2015 | comments

Middletown South Students Plant the Seeds for Community Garden

By Bethany Cambeis MIDDLETOWN – Middletown High School South’s Environmental Club is cultivating a community garden with plans to enrich the school and the community. With the help of a $2,000...

November 16, 2015 | comments

Highlands and Atlantic Highlands Move Forward After Upsets

By Muriel J. Smith With surprise election results in both Atlantic Highlands and Highlands last week, administrators in both communities are confident the newcomers will work well with their governing...

November 13, 2015 | comments

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