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Memorial Day Ceremonies, Parades, Events

  By Meghan Loder Memorial Day weekend kicks off the unofficial start of summer at the Jersey Shore, with many clamoring to get to the beach and soak up the...

May 23, 2014 | comments

Remembering a Medal of Honor Recipient and Brother

  By Judy O’Gorman Alvarez MIDDLETOWN – At a time when veterans may feel they’re being forgotten, three sisters of a beloved and heroic brother are making certain that veterans...

May 23, 2014 | comments

Ship Ahoy

  Replica of historic ship to visit area June 5-8 By John Burton RED BANK – This is a big year for the Navesink Maritime Heritage Association and the public,...

May 23, 2014 | comments

Brookdale Prof Shares WWII History

    By John Burton MIDDLETOWN – Paul Zigo firmly believes the past is prologue and worthy of our attention and study. That is especially true for the period in...

May 23, 2014 | comments

Put Yourself on Your To-Do List

By Caitlin Coyle Twenty years ago, Suzi Skolnick’s life changed forever when a car accident left her unable to use her legs. As a result of her accident, Suzi is...

May 23, 2014 | comments

Barnabas Health Hospice, Palliative Care Center Offers Volunteer Training

LONG BRANCH – Barnabas Health Hospice and Palliative Care Center will host a three-day training program for individuals interested in becoming a hospice volunteer in Monmouth County. The program will...

May 23, 2014 | comments

AH Honors First Responders

ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – The Shade Tree Commission has planted two trees at the municipal harbor entrance in honor of the borough’s first responders. Commission Chairman Louise Donoghue officiated at the planting of...

May 23, 2014 | comments

RiverFest 2014 Offers Food, Music, Family Fun

Marine Park site of May 30 – June 1 Fest RED BANK – The Garden State’s largest free outdoor food and music festival opens the summer season Friday through Sunday,...

May 23, 2014 | comments

Seven Presidents Park Beach Badges Available

LONG BRANCH – Beginning Saturday, May 24, Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park’s lifeguards will be on duty 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends and Memorial Day. Daily guarded swimming starts Saturday,...

May 23, 2014 | comments

RFH Rowing Excels at the Saint Andrew’s Regatta

  The Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School rowing team made an impressive debut at the Saint Andrew’s Noxontown Regatta, claiming three first place victories and two second place medals. The...

May 23, 2014 | comments

40th Monmouth County Fair Slated for July 23-27

FREEHOLD – Summer is around the corner and so is its best tradition, the Monmouth County Fair. Held at East Freehold Showgrounds, Kozloski Road, Freehold, the fair runs from 5 to...

May 23, 2014 | comments

Planting at Parker House

  A red oak was planted in honor of New Jersey’s 350th anniversary at an open house at Parker Homestead, Little Silver, on May 18. Planting the tree, top, from...

May 23, 2014 | comments

RBR Gay – Straight Alliance to Host Gayla on May 30

LITTLE SILVER – The Red Bank Regional (RBR) Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) will host the fourth annual Gayla, from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, May 30, at the school located at...

May 16, 2014 | comments

An Expanding Oasis in Middletown

  Organization looking to grow program for young adults with autism By John Burton MIDDLETOWN – Impact OASIS’s work is moving forward, so much so, its executive director is looking...

May 16, 2014 | comments

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