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Local Filmmaker Tells Story of Highland Beach

By Rick Geffken Raised in Rumson, self-described “river kid” Chris Brenner never thought about becoming a filmmaker. Like most of his friends in the Two River area, he spent lots...

March 28, 2017 | comments

Energized GOP Prepares for 2017 Elections

By John Burton |  FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP — The battle lines are drawn and the troops have made their selection of this year’s warriors for the political struggles of the June...

March 28, 2017 | comments

Second Public Hearing on Power Line Project March 29

Large crowd expected Story and photos by Jay Cook | LINCROFT – After thousands turned out in late January for the first public hearing on a proposed powerline project, the...

March 27, 2017 | comments

Girls Encouraged to Consider Roles in Government

Story and photos by Jenna O’Donnell |  TINTON FALLS – On Friday, several dozen high school girls sat down and chose an issue they cared about, then stood up and...

March 27, 2017 | comments

Microbrewery Planned for Fort Monmouth’s Brewer Ave.

By Laura D.C. Kolnoski FORT MONMOUTH – It doesn’t have a name yet, but a new microbrewery and multiuse indoor/outdoor event space will soon be replacing Fort Monmouth’s former Dance...

March 26, 2017 | comments

Revolutionary Jersey Girls: Is There One In Your Family?

By Janice Hunold Is there a Revolutionary Jersey Girl in your family tree? Out of more than 6,000 New Jersey Daughters of the American Revolution Patriots claimed as ancestors by DAR...

March 25, 2017 | comments

Two Bodies Retrieved From Water at Channel Club Marina

MONMOUTH BEACH – The bodies of a man and woman were pulled the Shrewsbury River near the Channel Club Marina on Friday, March 24. On Saturday, they were identified as John...

March 25, 2017 | comments

All Earth Dwellers Invited to Environmental Day

By Jenna O’Donnell LITTLE SILVER – Earth Day is still a month away, but borough residents don’t have to wait until April to grow a little greener. The Little Silver Environmental...

March 24, 2017 | comments

Homegrown Campaign To Ban Plastic Bags in Little Silver

By Jenna O’Donnell LITTLE SILVER – A quest to reduce waste in Little Silver started with a trip to Alaska last spring. While exploring the region with her family, Jennifer...

March 24, 2017 | comments

Lee Carr: The Luck of the Irish

By Gretchen C. Van Benthuysen Opportunity always seemed to knock at Louis Carr Jr.’s door. You might even call it the luck of the Irish. Better known as Lee, the...

March 23, 2017 | comments

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