Category: News

Seeing the Raritan Bay In a New Way

By Joseph Sapia ALISON M. JONES grew up in Mountainville in Hunterdon County, with Rockaway Creek passing through. “It was cold, wrinkled toes and mossy rocks,” Jones said. The creek...

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Mayors and DEP Partner On Navesink Pollution Solution

By John Burton SHREWSBURY – The state Department of Environmental Protection is calling on area mayors and community groups to help stem the tide of contaminates in the Navesink River....

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“Disturbing” Drop In Overall Red Bank Property Value

By John Burton  RED BANK – The 2015 revaluation of all borough property has revealed a “disturbing” number, Mayor Pasquale Menna said. Last year’s court-mandated reval, completed last December, has...

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Council Moves To Shore Up Historic Wardell House

By John Burton SHREWSBURY – While the Borough Council considers what to do with the historic Wardell House, something has to be done to keep it from deteriorating any further....

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Schooner America Recalls Memories Of Its Historic Predecessor

By Art Petrosemolo More than a century and a half ago – exactly 165 years this month – the Schooner America sailed to England as an underdog competitor for the One...

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