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Monmouth Beach Blaze

Firefighters from as far away as Neptune assisted the Monmouth Beach fire department in getting a fire under control and rescuing resident Jim Fuller early Wednesday morning, Jan. 21. According to...

February 3, 2015 | comments

Storm Results in Boom or Bust for Business

By Christina Johnson The hyped-up anticipation of Tuesday’s blizzard may have brought an avalanche of shoppers to supermarkets, liquor stores, but other Red Bank-area merchants were forced to freeze operations...

February 3, 2015 | comments

The Blizzard That Fizzled

By John Burton The snowstorm that threatened to be a “historic blizzard” didn’t pack the kind of wallop that was initially feared but that was all right with many who...

February 3, 2015 | comments

Photos: After the Snowfall, Two Rivers Digs Out

Though the blizzard did not turn out to be as bad as expected, there was still plenty of snow for Two Rivers residents to play in, and shovel, on Jan....

January 27, 2015 | comments

Region Braces for Blustery Blizzard

  A major, high-impact blizzard is heading our way that could dump 1-2 feet of snow in the Two Rivers region by Wednesday. The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has...

January 25, 2015 | comments

Two River People for the Week of Jan. 23

Jersey Shore rock fans were thrilled when surprise guest Bruce Springsteen took the stage at the Light of Day celebration in Asbury Park, to raise funds for Parkinson’s research. Though...

January 23, 2015 | comments

Local Muslims Decry Paris Attacks

By John Burton MIDDLETOWN – Recent terrorist attacks in France have stunned and outraged everyone, with members of the local Islamic community joining the condemnation of such acts. The Islamic extremists’...

January 23, 2015 | comments

Hundreds Turn Out to Voice Opinions About LNG Proposal

  By John Burton EATONTOWN – Seven hundred-plus concerned citizens turned out in droves at the Sheraton to voice their views on the application submitted by Liberty Natural Gas to...

January 21, 2015 | comments

New Shopping Center Coming to Newman Springs Road

   By John Burton SHREWSBURY – Development of a new shopping center on the former site of Memory Lanes by the firm behind The Grove promises to please Two River shoppers...

January 21, 2015 | comments

Plans for Rumson's St. Patrick's Day Parade Under Way

  RUMSON – The plans for the third year of the Rumson St. Patrick’s parade include much of what already has become a tradition in the borough and recognizing the passing of...

January 21, 2015 | comments

Cigar Shop Fire in Middletown

  MIDDLETOWN – Approximately 60 firefighters from four Middletown fire companies turned out early Monday morning to put out a fire in the Up in Smoke Cigar Lounge that was...

January 20, 2015 | comments

Red Bank Swears In Old and New Faces

  By John Burton RED BANK – “We have a lot on our plate,” assured Mayor Pasquale Menna after he took the oath of office this week, commencing his third term...

January 10, 2015 | comments

Friends and Family Bid Farewell to Judge Peter Locascio

  By Muriel J. Smith ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – Hundreds of friends, relatives, and just plain folks visited Posten’s Funeral Home Sunday to pay final respects to the late Judge Peter...

January 10, 2015 | comments

County Reorganization Starts Off New Year

  By Muriel J. Smith FREEHOLD ­– Freeholder Gary Rich was sworn in as director of the Board of Freeholders at the county reorganization Tuesday afternoon before a packed audience...

January 10, 2015 | comments

AH Reorganization Brings Major Surprise

By Muriel J. Smith ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – New Jersey Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno swore in Councilmen Jack Archibald and Peter Doyle to three-year terms on the governing body, but left...

January 10, 2015 | comments

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